Friday, April 27 -- Saturday, April 28, 2018
NOAA Western Regional Center, Seattle WA
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The Northwest Weather Workshop covers recent developments in understanding Northwest weather, major weather events of the past year, and topics dealing with western U.S. climate and meteorology.  

It is open to anyone interested in Northwest weather and climate.

This year we will have special sessions on the meteorology and impacts of Northwest wildfires.  And other sessions reviewing major recent weather events, regional climate change, and precipitation over NW terrain.


On Friday night we will have a banquet preceded by a social hour. Our banquet speaker will be Professor Dan Jaffe, Chair, Physical Sciences Division, School of Science Technology, Engineering and Math, UW Bothell who will talk about "The Impacts of Wildfire on Particulates and Ozone".

DATES: April 27-28, 2018 (Friday and Saturday)

LOCATIONS: NOAA Western Regional Center, Building 9 Auditorium, Seattle
Dinner is at the Talarus Center near the University of Washington (4000 NE 41st St, Seattle, WA ).

TIMES: 1pm Friday through 3pm Saturday

The meeting is sponsored by NOAA's National Weather Service, the University of Washington, and the Puget Sound Chapter of the American Meteorological Society.

Registration fee $45 for regular attendees ($20 for students) and will include Saturday lunch, afternoon and morning refreshments. The Friday evening banquet has an additional charge of $45.

Pre-registration is Required for All Attendees  
Registration for U.S. citizens ends at 9 AM Friday, April 27th.  
Registration for foreign nationals ends at 9 AM Thursday, April 26th.

For more information contact: Kirby Cook, NWS Forecast Office, 7600 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115 (206.526.6095 x224,, or Cliff Mass, Dept of Atmospheric Sciences, Box 351640, University of Washington, Seattle WA 98195 (206.685.0190,