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Professional Competency Unit 3: Demonstrate Understanding of the Basis and Methodologies of CPC Products
Instructional Component 3.3: CPC Extended Range Forecast

The purpose of this instructional Component is to get familiar with Climate Prediction Center (CPC) Extended Range Forecast (6 to 10 and 8 to 14 day outlooks) scientific principles, tools, procedures, product format and their interpretation. The Instructional Component 3.3 consists of the following sections:

3.3.1. CPC Extended Range Forecast Introduction (webcast: Audio Visit View Presentation*)
3.3.2. Online Tutorial on Bases, Tools and Forecasting Processes (under development)
3.3.3. Webcast on A Specific Forecast Case Study
3.3.4. Residence Training on Best Practices of CPC Forecast Interpretation, Its Use in Local Office Operations, and Public Outreach

*To use the Audio Visit View file:
1. Save the file on your computer in specified directory
2. Click twice on the file name to extract all files for the presentation
3. Run (click twice) visitauto.bat to view the presentation



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