Route Based Forecasting

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This course is designed to give users the necessary skills to use the Route Based Forecasting platform with confidence

Course length: Half day.

Location: Courses can be held in the excellent Met Office College facilities at our Exeter headquarters or at a location of your choice.

Designed for: Winter weather decision makers who use the Route Based Forecast (RBF) platform.

Aim: To guide decision makers in the use of route based forecasting and web tools. Attendees will be able to interpret the products with confidence so they will be able to make confident and accurate winter road maintenance decisions.

On completion of this course you will be able to:

  • Demonstrate navigation of RBF and Web products;
  • Describe RBF and Web products and their uses;
  • Prioritise information for operational decisions in different scenarios;
  • State the differences between site and route based forecasting.

Last updated: 13 August 2013