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Warning Decision Training Division
Professional Development Series

Severe Convection Forecasting and Warnings

Executive Producer: Greg Schoor
Severe, Fire, Public, and Weather Services Branch
Forecast Services Division
Analyze, Forecast, and Support Office


Click here first for an Introduction on the PDS


Professional Competency Units

This PDS includes eight Professional Competency Units (PCUs) as seen listed below. Click on a unit to view the details.

PCU1 - Office Strategies
PCU2 - Assessing Climatology
PCU3 - Synoptic Environment
PCU4 - Mesoscale Environment
PCU5 - Convective Storm Structure
PCU6 - Warning Decision
PCU7 - Compose/Disseminate Warning Products
PCU8 - Post Event Assessment

If you have any questions or comments regarding this Professional Development Series, please contact Ed Mahoney (Branch Chief) or Brad Grant.


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