Category Archives: news and events

New Seal Holder

Congratulations to Mallory Nicholls on earning her TV Weathercaster Seal of Approval! Follow Mallory on Facebook and Twitter. And see all the other members who have earned a TV, Radio, or Digital Seal here.
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The Saint Louis Meeting was hot! 

The National Weather Association 43rd Annual Meeting was hot! Including a successful Saturday WeatherReady Fest, each of the first four days reached 95 degrees or above at STL! Days 5 and 6 were back into the 80s. With attendance of well over 550, I saw the NWA past, present and future. Here are just two photos that feature the fine bunch of…
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Impacts of a University-led, On-demand Sounding Program on Human and Numerical Weather Prediction Model Forecasts in an Upper-air Observation Hole

This paper describes the forecasting impacts of a partnership between university faculty and students and forecasters in an on-demand supplemental radiosonde observations program in a data-sparse region. Impacts of the supplemental radiosondes and incorporation into forecast practices by forecasters in both severe convective weather and winter precipitation scenarios are described, with considerable influence found in…
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September Webinar Wednesday

Aviation Weather: Where DSS Meets the Airways! The September 2018 Webinar Wednesday recording is now available. The NWA Aviation Meteorology Committee presented: Aviation Weather: Where DSS Meets the Airways! Presenters Stephen Kearney, Paul Suffern, Erik Proseus, and Sean Campbell explain aviation meteorology duties for those working at the NTSB, NWS CWSU's, and FedEx. Click here…
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