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Event 

Title:
10th Annual NSWW (National Severe Weather Workshop)
Website:
http://www.norman.noaa.gov/nsww/
When:
03-03-2010 - 03-06-2010 
Where:
Embassy Suites Hotel and Conference Center - Norman
Category:
Ground

Description

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A Decade of Sharing Information about Weather Emergencies, Communications, and Response.

This will be the 10th year that a workshop geared toward weather information sharing is held in Norman, Oklahoma. Emergency managers, weather enthusiasts, teachers, students, meteorologists, broadcasters, and vendors in weather data and information will gather, present, and discuss important inter-related topics over a 3-day period in early March. Some of the subjects that will be highlighted during the next National Severe Weather Workshop in Norman include:

  • Hazardous weather mitigation strategies
  • Continuity of operations (business and government sectors)
  • Forecast verification measures and meanings
  • Event alerting technologies and issues
  • National Weather Service products, services, and outreach
  • Latest in severe storm research and modeling
  • Weather radar updates and technology
  • Relating uncertainty and confidence information to decision makers
  • EF-Scale tornado rating updates and new tools for damage surveys
  • Weather Trade and Technology Expo (see below)

On Thursday evening, March 4, 2010, the National Severe Weather Workshop has invited an excellent dinner speaker: Leslie Chapman-Henderson, President/CEO of the Federal Alliance for Safe Homes, Inc. – FLASH®. FLASH is an award-winning national, non-profit corporation, founded in 1998 by a collaborative of organizations dedicated to strengthening homes and safeguarding families from disaster. Read more about FLASH and Ms. Chapman-Henderson’s accomplishments here. Please note: The Thursday evening banquet cost is $25, in addition to the regular workshop registration fee. For more information, please check out the REGISTRATION PAGES.

A stylish T-shirt will also be offered to workshop participants and attendees this year. These NSWW 10th Anniversary T-shirts will be available for purchase at the workshop. You can indicate your interest in purchasing one of these T-shirts on the REGISTRATION PAGES.

Enterprising companies will have tables and information kiosks set up at the National Severe Weather Workshop Trade & Technology Expo. Vendors attending the workshop this year will be highlighted in future additions to this web page.

Questions about the workshop agenda can be directed to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it at the NWS Storm Prediction Center. Registration and lodging information will be added to the appropriate tabs, above, as this information content is updated and added to the site. For further information, please contact This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

The agenda for the 2009 National Severe Weather Workshop is located here. Last year’s vendor list can be accessed here (please note, pricing is not current).

Venue

Location:
Embassy Suites Hotel and Conference Center
City:
Norman
State:
OK

Description

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