Lesson 1: Space Weather Basics

Lesson Overview

Expanding your knowledge of meteorology to include space weather strengthens your ability to address customer questions as a weather sciences professional.

This lesson provides a review and explanation of basic space weather concepts.

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By the end of this lesson, you should be able to:

  • Describe the origins of space weather.
  • Describe three varieties of space weather.
  • Identify impacts of the three varieties of space weather.
  • Identify the different types of customers.


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