The following lessons were developed to help non-meteorologists who rely on WSR-88D data to make weather-related decisions. These lessons are available in a streaming format that uses Adobe Flash Player and can be viewed using the links below. We recommend that students attempt these lessons no more than 1 month prior to the installation of dual-polarization technology at their local WSR-88D site.
Dual-Polarization Technology Overview
Best Uses for the Hydrometeor Classification Product
Best Uses for the Dual-Polarization Estimated Rainfall Amount Products