Fourth Advanced Training Seminar on Aeronautical Meteorology held in Beijing

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 CMA Training Center held the 4th Advanced Training Seminar on Aeronautical Meteorology in Beijing from March 27 to April 1 2017 at the request of Air Traffic Management Bureau, Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC). 53 meteorological forecasters from CAAC participated in the seminar.


The main topics of the seminar include the ambient background of severe convective weather; methods of analyzing severe convective weather; fog forecasting; classification and radar echo characteristics of thunderstorms; nowcasting of thunderstorms in formation, development and attenuation; potential and nowcasting of hails; potential, nowcasting and warning of thunderstorm wind; and application of NWP products.


The seminar is designed to enable the participants to know how to forecast severe convective weather and heavy fog, how to forecast, nowcast and warn a  potential thunderstorm wind and hail, and how to use NWP models in order to improve their capability in severe convective weather nowcasting and NWP application.