Category Archives: news and events

January 2021 President’s Message

[caption id="attachment_24495" align="alignleft" width="159"] NWA 2021 President Nate Johnson[/caption] Happy New Year and welcome to the first president’s message of 2021! I want to start the new year by acknowledging the steady leadership and hard work of the people who served the NWA last year. We owe our immediate past president, our Board of Directors, our…
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NWA Distant Socials: January 28, 8:30 p.m. ET

We know it's tough having to practice social distancing through this COVID-19 situation, but that doesn't mean we can't be social at a distance! (see what we did there?) Introducing our new NWA Distant Socials! Every week as we all practice isolating to fight this pandemic, we will hold open virtual chats via Google Meet…
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JOM: Soil Moisture Responses Associated with Significant Tropical Cyclone Rainfall Events

Several historic rainfall and flooding events associated with Atlantic Basin tropical cyclones have occurred in recent years within the conterminous United States: Hurricane Joaquin (2015) in early October over South Carolina; Hurricane Harvey (2017) in late August over southeastern Texas; Hurricane Florence (2018) in September over North Carolina; and Tropical Storm Imelda (2019) in September,…
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Reactivated Seal: Kristen Kirchhaine

Congratulations to Kristen Kirchhaine on reactivating her TV Weathercaster Seal of Approval! Follow Kristen on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. See all the other members who have earned a TV, Radio, or Digital Seal here, and more information on becoming a Seal Holder here. Want to join the National Weather Association? Receive our monthly newsletter, webinars, job postings and more member…
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