The Northwest Weather Workshop, sponsored by NOAA's National Weather Service, the University of Washington, and the Puget Sound Chapter of the American Meteorological Society, covers recent developments in Northwest weather forecasting and observational technologies, major weather events of the past year, and topics dealing with western U.S. meteorology. It is open to all interested parties.
The theme this year will be "Advances in High-Resolution Prediction over the Pacific Northwest" with several sessions dedicated to recent improvement in numerical weather prediction technology.
DATES: February 27-28, 2015 (Friday and Saturday)
LOCATION: NOAA Western Regional Center, Building 9 Auditorium, Seattle
TIMES: 1pm Friday through 3pm Saturday
Registration will be $35 for regular attendees ($15 for students) and will include Saturday lunch, afternoon and morning refreshments, and a pre-print volume. We will also have a Friday evening banquet with a special speaker (for an additional charge of $45.00).
Pre-registration is requested for all attendees and will be available online starting December 1.
Those wishing to give a talk at the meeting should submit a title and abstract to Professor Cliff Mass, University of Washington, firstname.lastname@example.org by January 15, 2015.
For more information contact: Kirby Cook, NWS Forecast Office, 7600 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115 (206.526.6095 x224, Kirby.Cook@noaa.gov), or Cliff Mass, Dept of Atmospheric Sciences, Box 351640, University of Washington, Seattle WA 98195 (206.685.0190, email@example.com).