A message from our President:
Winter is Coming
(and I’m not talking about Game of Thrones!)
It’s time to dig out the heavy coats, thick gloves, and cloud microphysics analyses—the winter season is already arriving in full force. A large chunk of North America has already received the first snows of the season—and quite a bit of it, in some instances. This is just the beginning, as we have a long winter ahead. The winter outlook from NOAA’s Climate Prediction Center, shown here, suggests a good chance of wetter-than-average conditions across the northern U.S. thanks to La Nina, which is expected to stick around well into 2018... READ MORE
Winter Weather Safety:
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NWA Annual Meeting 2018
"Diversity in People, Models, and Methods"
43rd NWA Annual Meeting Venue and Hotel: Marriott St. Louis Grand, 800 Washington Ave., St. Louis, MO 63101
Abstract submission for the 2018 Annual Meeting is now open:
- Abstract Submission Deadline: 1 March 2018
- Oral and Poster Presenters Notified: mid-April 2018
- Preliminary Agenda Posted Online: early Summer 2018
- 2018 NWA Annual Meeting: 25-30 August 2018
Schedule of Events
- Broadcast Meteorology Workshop: Sunday, 26 August
- Student Session including Speed Mentoring: Sunday, 26 August
- General Sessions: Monday-Thursday, 27-30 August
- NWA Annual Awards Luncheon: Wednesday, 29 August
For more information on exhibits, special accommodations, registration and the overall meeting program, keep checking the 2018 Annual Meeting Page and its links, or contact the NWA office at 405-701-5167 or firstname.lastname@example.org. NWA will provide updates on this Web page, on the NWA Facebook Page, Twitter and other social media. Please use the hashtag #NWAS18 for any tweets associated with the 2018 Annual Meeting.
2017 Annual Meeting Sponsors
2017 WeatherReady Fest