Being the Navy’s meteorological and oceanographic experts Using instruments that monitor weather characteristics such as air pressure, temperature, humidity, and wind speed and direction. Distributing weather data to aircraft, ships and shore-based commands. Serving as an important part of the Information Warfare Community in its mission to gain a deep understanding of the inner workings of adversaries and develop unmatched knowledge of the battlespace during wartime.
Military Duties Translated:
Recording and analyzing data from worldwide weather stations, satellites, radars and remote sensors. Interpreting observations from the land, sea and upper atmosphere. Providing customers (such as civil aviation companies, broadcast companies and military units) with weather reports/forecasts. employing mathematical and physical formulae and using computer modelling applications to help make long and short range weather predictions