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Widespread Summer Heat; Enhanced Severe Weather

A large ridge of high pressure continues to deliver summer heat w/ humidity in several sections of the country. Excessive heat warnings and heat advisories are in effect across the Desert Southwest, south-central Plains, Mid to Lower Mississippi Valley and a small part of the Mid-Atlantic. Meanwhile, an enhanced risk of organized severe thunderstorms is possible from Iowa to Illinois and Indiana. Read More >

The National Weather Service
in Amarillo -
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History of the Amarillo Weather Forecast Office

Virtual Office Tour

 

     
 Administrative Staff         
 
 
Mark Fox Meteorologist-In-Charge - MIC
Mike Gittinger Warning Coordination Meteorologist - WCM
Dr. Stephen Bieda Science and Operations Officer - SOO
David Wilburn Electronic Systems Analyst - ESA
B.J. Simpson Information Technology Officer - ITO
Vacant Observational Program Leader - OPL
Amanda Spearing Administrative Support Assistant/Office Manager - ASA
 

 

     
 Lead Meteorologists        
 
 
Edward Andrade
John Cockrell
Lance Goehring
Ken Schneider
Douglas Weber
 

 

     
 Meteorologists         
 
 
Melissa Beat
Alex Ferguson
Joseph Guerrero
Trent Hoffeditz
Luigi Meccariello
Kaitlin Rutt
Aaron Ward
 

 

     
 HMT         
 
 
Angela Margrave
 

  

     
 Electronics Staff         
 
   Oferal Wise
   Rodney Nelson