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The Imperfect Forecast

Lecture no. 24 from the course: Meteorology: An Introduction to the Wonders of the Weather

The Imperfect Forecast

Taught by Professor Robert G. Fovell | 33 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Science Course

Despite all their knowledge and tools, scientists cannot make perfect predictions. Find out why, using the example of Hurricane Rita in 2005, and explore the deep complexity of weather and climate that makes the subject of meteorology one that continues to fascinate.

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j********u
June 27, 2019
Very Very Good, I consider myself knowledgable about the weather and this expanded my knowledge. I would probably enjoy a more advanced course from Professor Fovell, if I were closer to UCLA I would be speaking to the Professor about how I might expand my knowledge.

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g********m
March 8, 2019
Superb review of meteorology. Well organized and presented. This professor keeps you awake!

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h********g
November 25, 2018

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