Monthly Archives: August 2017

Throwing Caution to the Wind: National Weather Service Wind Products as Perceived by a Weather-Salient Sample

Weather products generated by the National Weather Service (NWS) are crucial for communicating information about weather events. However, it is unclear if the public understands those that exclusively involve wind terminology or the risk posed by¬† nonconvective wind events. To further investigate these questions, we surveyed 373 members of the public from Georgia and Virginia…
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Newest Seal Holder

Congratulations to Rick DeLuca on earning his TV Weathercaster Seal of Approval! Born and raised in upstate New York, Rick developed a passion for the weather at a very young age. He recalls camping out on the front porch to watch the severe thunderstorms race through, bringing heavy downpours, gusty winds, hail and lightning. He…
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