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Saturday, September 10 • 12:00pm - 1:00pm
The Barometer: An Essential Onboard Forecasting Tool

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When you're underway and internet weather data is beyond reach, the barometer on the bulkhead remains an essential tool to understand and predict the weather. Along with on-board observations of wind direction and speed, clouds, temperature, and precipitation; the barometer will identify trends in these key weather factors and help you avoid uncomfortable and possibly dangerous conditions afloat.

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David Wilkinson

Dave Wilkinson, holds a MS in Atmospheric Science from Oregon State University, is member of the American Meteorological Society and the American Sailing Association where he is a certified marine weather instructor. Dave teaches marine weather at the Northwest Maritime Center, for the University of Washington Sea Grant Program, the Center for Wooden Boats, and sailing schools in Seattle and Portland. His sailing experiences in Mexico, the... Read More →


Saturday September 10, 2016 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Explorer Room

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