Learn Meteorology at WVVA News

Type of Business: Meteorology/News
Job Shadow Details:

WVVA News is the Two Virginias’ local news leader.

Job Duties:

  • Record and analyze data from worldwide weather stations, satellites, radars, and remote sensors
  • Interpret observations from the land, sea, and upper atmosphere
  • Employ a mathematical and physical formulae and use computer modeling applications to help make a long and short range weather prediction.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Understanding how to use a variety of scientific techniques to understand, interpret, and observe and predict the earth’s atmosphere and its phenomena.
  • Learning how to study the earth’s atmosphere – particularly climate and weather
  • Recognizing the qualifications and training required to become a meteorologist
  • Understanding the skills of this position: analytical, team-working, interpersonal, written and oral communication, genuine interest in weather systems, problem solving, mathematical abilities, computer literacy
Type: Meteorology/News
No. of Youth Apprentices: 1
Available Dates:
  • This employer offers bi-yearly apprentice days.
Job Time: 9:00am-1:00pm

WVVA News is the Two Virginias’ local news leader. Their networks include:  NBC 6.1, CW 6.2, and MeTV 6.3. The Precision WVVA Weather Team is partnered with National Apprentice Day. They work around the clock keeping you informed on the forecast & changing weather conditions here in 4 Seasons Country!

Interested in this apprentice day? Email us at info@apprenticeday.org

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