This past week staffers from WeatherNation were in attendance at the American Meteorological Society’s 98th Annual Meeting (AMS 2018) held in Austin, TX, from January 6th to January 11th, 2018.
The American Meteorological Society is the nation’s premier scientific and professional organization promoting and disseminating information about the atmospheric, oceanic, hydrologic sciences. Its also an organization that has more than 13,000 members that include scientists, researchers, educators, broadcast meteorologists, students, weather enthusiasts, and other professionals in the fields of weather, water, and climate.
This Annual Meeting usually attracts thousands of attendees from around the United States and the world, and WeatherNation was represented among the thousands in attendance this year.
In particular, WeatherNation was able to participate in the 17th Annual WeatherFest, an event where the public can learn and interact with many meteorologists and scientists in the field of weather through activities, poster presentations and demonstrations. This event provided the public with a fun and fascinating look at all things weather, water, and climate.
If you were in attendance at this event, take a look below to see if you see yourself in any pictures from the event.
For WeatherNation, I am Meteorologist Marcus Walter.
STORMY SUNSET - Check out this view from one of our field correspondents from Texas Saturday evening. Severe weathe… https://t.co/kfYovvfmgh4 hours ago by WeatherNation
SCARY TIMELAPSE - Here's another view of what appears to be a funnel cloud moving over Cleveland, TN.… https://t.co/tPkh2Q9Ikl6 hours ago by WeatherNation
Strong thunderstorms continue to push through parts of the south and through the Tennessee Valley region this Satur… https://t.co/L25gVaxA4G6 hours ago by WeatherNation
DAMAGING WINDS - Winds tear through Waynesburg, KY and destroy a barn early Saturday evening. The severe threat co… https://t.co/IuqjKUqb9A7 hours ago by WeatherNation
Concerning the two areas under a severe thunderstorm watch, here are the hour-by-hour forecasts through tonight. Or… https://t.co/vuprUWjqi38 hours ago by WeatherNation
Winter Weather Advisories are up for many areas in the western U.S., as another wave of snow blankets the region. S… https://t.co/iNgs8E8DFk9 hours ago by WeatherNation