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Physical Meteorology By: Abigael McGaha What is a Physical Meteorology Anyway? This is the branch of meteorology dealing with the study of optical, electrical, acoustical, and thermodynamics phenomena in the atmosphere including the physics of clouds and precipitation. Now, what does this mean in simpler terms? What do physical meteorologist need to able to do? Computer skills Comprehend climate theories, physics, and math Critical thinking, good listener, be able to speak in public, and have good time management skills. I want to be a meteorologist, what will I need to know? You will need to know v Geography v Physics v Media v Language v Telecommunications What type of education is needed? Bachelor’s degree or Post- Baccalaureate certificate A local college offering classes in physical meteorology would be ECU Eastern Carolina University. Work option could be NOAA Nation Weather Service. Sources http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/ physical+meteorology www.mymajors.com/career-and- jobs/physical -meteorologist
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