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5:00 PM

Ross Macdonald

Gales and Storms and Hurricanes, oh my! Interpreting the Marine Weather Forecast

Vancouver Boat Show
5:00 PM - WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 18, 2017
Room 1

Seminar Details

Ever wonder where gale force winds begin and when they get upgraded to storm force? Are hurricane force winds worse than storm force? Come listen to an Environment Canada Meteorologist clarify the difference between various wind warnings and other marine weather hazards. ...

About Ross Macdonald

Ross Macdonald is an Operational and Services Meteorologist with Environment and Climate Change Canada. Over the past 12 years he has worked as a forecaster for public and marine divisions in the Edmonton and Vancouver Weather Offices. More recently he has been providing weather services to media and emergency management organizations. Ross is a passionate weather presenter and has done talks to many groups including Elder College, the Rotary Group, and the University of British Columbia.






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