Meteorology and Oceanography Consultation
and Real-World Experience
Rick Shema, a Certified Consulting Meteorologist, reconstructs weather events. In a timely and accurate manner, data is compiled and communicated in concise terms for expert testimony.
Marine Industry Support
WeatherGuy provides accurate weather forecasts to support go, no-go
decisions for mobilization, and deployment of high-value assets,
and routine forecasts.
When planning your vessel’s route, avoiding bad weather takes skill. WeatherGuy provides the data, interpretation, and experienced advice you can trust.
Certified Consulting Meteorologist (CCM)
Rick is a certified consulting meteorologist specializing in three lines of work including marine industry, vessel support, and expert witness in forensic meteorology and physical oceanography. He works as a private-sector consultant to attorneys, insurance agents, project managers, and professional captains. Rick has a unique, 30 year background combining education, military service experience, and sea time on various ships including research vessels, U.S. Navy warships, and pleasure craft.