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NWA Is Now On Snapchat!

Get your snaps ready! The National Weather Association has added Snapchat to the mix. We will have lots of great pictures, videos, and stories from operational, broadcast, academic, and other partners from across the country. Make sure to add us on Snapchat : nwasorg It is #SafePlaceSelfie week! Send us your selfie via Snapchat and…
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How Convection-Allowing Models Have Changed Our World

How Convection-Allowing Models Have Changed Our World -Gail Hartfield For operational forecasters, and particularly for those issuing and/or communicating severe weather watches and warnings, the proliferation of convection-allowing models (CAMs) in recent years has been nothing short of game-changing. For decades, forecasters had to rely on very coarse temporal and spatial resolution depictions of precipitation…
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April Webinar

The NWA April Webinar will be held on Wednesday, April 5, 2017 at 10 am CT/11 am ET. Go-To-Webinar link to register: Speakers are Jared Allen and Brett Williams, both of the Austin/San Antonio WFO. Title: 19-20 February 2017 South-Central Texas Tornadic QLCS Case Study: Using the 3-Ingredient Tornadic QLCS Method to Enhance Awareness…
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