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MOS OCC Field 68: Meteorology and Oceanography (METOC)For additional information, see the official Department of the Navy Headquarters Marine Corps MOS Manual:
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|METEOROLOGY AND OCEANOGRAPHY (METOC): OCCUPATIONAL FIELD 68|
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|6842 METOC Analyst Forecaster
Analyze meteorological data prior to assimilating and disseminating that data out to various units who need to understand how upcoming weather patterns may affect day to day operations.
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|6862 METOC Senior Forecaster
(Ranks: MGySgt to Cpl) Senior Meteorology and Oceanography (METOC) Forecasters predict environmental conditions and the effects of these forecasted conditions in support of the MAGTF platforms and operations. These Senior Forecasters serve as a team leader and Senior Instructors (SI) within reference (af), Meteorology and Oceanography Training and Readiness Manual.
|6877 Weapons and Tactics Instructor (WTI)
(Ranks: MGySgt to SSgt) Weapons and Tactics Instructor – Meteorology and Oceanography (METOC) Forecasters train personnel on environmental characterization and effects in relation to aviation operations in support of the MAGTF and aviation ground equipment, sensor, and weapon system performance in relation to enemy threats.
#OccField68 includes the following MOS:
6842 METOC Analyst Forecaster, MOS School: N/A
6862 METOC Senior Forecaster, MOS School: N/A
6877 Weapons and Tactics Instructor (WTI), MOS School: N/A