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Weather and forecasting seminar is July 13

UPSTATE — Lake Hartwell Sail & Power Squadron, the local group of the U.S. Power Squadron, will present Basic Weather & Forecasting from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. July 13 at Cabela’s on Woodruff Road in Greenville..

The safety and comfort of those who venture out-on-the-water have always been weather dependent. This seminar is a must for boaters who have never taken a weather course.

The complex subject of weather is presented in a way that is both understandable and useful. Topics include what causes weather, how systems move, why winds blow, what clouds tell us, how storms and fronts create foul weather and where to get the best professional forecasts.

The cost is $25 and $10 for each additional family member.

Register at https://www.upstateboatingcourse.org/seminars.html.

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