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 a special session on the meteorology of the wildfires of September 2020.  Because of the on-going COVID-19 situation, the workshop will be online and available through Zoom.


  Saturday, May 1, 2021

LOCATION: Online. Zoom link will be provided.

TIMES: 9 AM through 3 PM, with a lunch break from 12-1 PM.

If you would like give a talk, please email Cliff Mass (email address below), with a title and short abstract by April 1.

There is no charge for attending the workshop, but please register to get updated meeting information

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,

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