Articles

From the Ground Up: An Operational Meteorologist's Vision for the NWS
December 8, 2022
From the Ground Up: An Operational Meteorologist's Vision for the NWS

Ken Graham shares his career path, memorable experiences and new priorities for NOAA's National Weather Service.

150 Years of Monthly Weather Review
December 12, 2022
150 Years of Monthly Weather Review

In 1873, the U.S. War Department began producing a monthly report on the weather. Now it's in its 150th year of publication!

By David M. Schultz
Clear Skies Ahead: William Turner IV
December 19, 2022
Clear Skies Ahead: William Turner IV

William Turner IV, a Ph.D. student in atmospheric sciences at the University of California, Davis, on his decision to pursue a doctoral degree and the process that involved.

Tags: Clear Skies Ahead, BAMS
Have You Ever Heard of a Weather Conference?
December 22, 2022
Have You Ever Heard of a Weather Conference?

Are you eager to immerse yourself into the weather, water, and climate field? Explore opportunities at the AMS 103rd annual meeting in January 2023. Stay tuned for shared recorded presentations of interest from the 2023 Annual Meeting.

By Amber Liggett
Fine-Tuned Mountain Forecasting
January 23, 2023
Fine-Tuned Mountain Forecasting

Forecasting weather in mountainous regions can be hindered by complex topography, placing lives in danger. An apparent temperature forecast based on a high-resolution simulation may be helpful in mitigating risk of hypothermia and other dangers in such hazardous locations.

More Than A Scientist: Samuel Larsen
January 26, 2023
More Than A Scientist: Samuel Larsen

Q&A with Samuel Larsen, Xcel Energy Data Scientist and member of the AMS Board on Early Career Professionals.

Tags: BAMS, More Than A Scientist