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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

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Student Programs at the CTWP

Student opportunities at the NWS Caribbean Tsunami Warning Program (CTWP) are vital in enhancing the educational program for those who wish to get hands-on experience in becoming a tsunami scientist, IT officer, or ET/HMT technician.

The NWS CTWP offers multiple programs and opportunities for students to expand and reach their educational goals. As the job market becomes more competitive, skills obtained through hands-on experience and research will be vital for the future.

Current CTWP Student Volunteers

  • Pedro Matos (NOAA Cooperative Institute for Marine and Atmospheric Studies) , 2015- Spring 2016 / Fall 2016 – Summer 2017

  • Cherrymar Reyes (NOAA Cooperative Institute for Marine and Atmospheric Studies), Summer 2015 – Summer 2016 / Fall 2016 – Summer 2017

  • Eduardo Santiago (NOAA Cooperative Institute for Marine and Atmospheric Studies), Fall 2016 – Fall 2017

 

 

 

                          

 

 

Former CTWP Student Volunteers

  • Alina Nieves (SCEP) 2010-2011; (WFO Corpus Christi)

  • Hector M. Crespo Jones (Pathways) 2012-2014; (WFO El Paso)

  • Roberto Arias(UPRM Meteorology Internship Program) Summer 2011; (Verizon)

  • Natalia Ramírez (UPRM Meteorology Internship Program) Summer 2012; (Graduate Student at UPRM)

  • Glorianne Rivera (NOAA Cooperative Institute for Marine and Atmospheric Studies)  2014- 2015; (Undergrad at University of Miami)

  • Fernanda Ramos Garcés (UPRM COOP program) 2015; (EcoExploratorio: Museo de Ciencias de Puerto Rico)

  • Maya Pincus (NOAA Cooperative Institute for Marine and Atmospheric Studies) 2014 - 2015; (Teacher Trainee, Museum of Natural History, New York)

  • Rolf Vieten (UPRM COOP program) 2015; (PhD Candidate at UPRM and Data Analyst at Puerto Rico Seismic Network)

  • Fernando Martinez (NOAA Cooperative Institute for Marine and Atmospheric Studies) Fall 2013-Fall 2015; (USGS)

  • Jean-Edouard Faucher (NOAA Cooperative Institute for Marine and Atmospheric Studies) Fall 2013-Fall 2015; (Accenture San Francisco)

  • Zamara Fuentes (NOAA Cooperative Institute for Marine and Atmospheric Studies), Fall 2015-Fall2016; (Graduate Student at UPRM)

  • Carlos A. Rivera (NOAA Cooperative Institute for Marine and Atmospheric Studies), Fall 2015-Fall2016; (Web Developer at CSC Puerto Rico)

  • Gloria Berrios-Rivera (UPRM Meteorology Program of the Physics Department) - Summer 2016; (Undergrad at UPRM)
  • Karuska Matos-Horta (UPRM Meteorology Program of the Physics Department) - Summer 2016 (Undergrad at UPRM)
     
  • Gwendelyn Monge (NOAA Cooperative Institute for Marine and Atmospheric Studies), Fall 2014 – Fall 2015 / Summer 2016 – Summer 2017 (Graduate Student at UPRM)
     
  • Elimar Torres (UPRM COOP Program), Winter - Summer 2017 ( Graduate Student at UPRM)
     
  • Giovanni Guzmán (UPRM COOP Program), Winter - Summer 2017 (Undergrad at UPRM)

 

If you have any questions regarding these and other opportunities, please contact the Manager, at Christa.vonH@noaa.gov.

 

National Weather Service
Caribbean Tsunami Warning Program
c/o Puerto Rico Seismic Network
Building D
259 Boulevard Alfonso Valdés
Mayagüez, PR 00680
Tel. 787-833-8433, 787-265-5452
Fax. 787-265-1684