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Upcoming Webinars:

 

             Date/Time (EDT)                    Topic                       Registration

 

                 Wed May 12 at 7 PM                             Fire Weather                            Register Here

Join us as we describe the National Weather Service's role in providing weather information to federal, state, and local fire officials to assist them in their decision-making efforts. We'll talk about the various forecasts, watches, and warnings that are issued and where you can find this information. In addition to safety information we'll also show a short case study from recent wildfires in California.

 

              Tue May 18 at 7 PM   April Event Reviews - Snow & Severe Weather  Register Here

Join us as we review two significant weather events from April - winter weather and severe weather! We'll discuss the conditions that led to the April 16th higher elevation snowfall and the April 21st severe weather event that produced wind damage in Connecticut and western Massachusetts. 

 

                     Tue May 25 at 7 PM                   Meet The NWS Boston Staff          Join Webinar Here

No need to register - just click on the link above to join! Join us for the first in a series where you can meet the NWS Boston staff! Learn a little about us including how we became interested in meteorology, our educational background, job history, and more. You'll also have a chance to ask questions.

 

                     Tue June 1 at 7 PM            10th Anniversary of June 1 Tornadoes      Register Here

Join us as we review the conditions that led to a rare tornado outbreak in Massachusetts on June 1, 2011. We will also give our perspective of the event, from forecasts issued in the days leading up to June 1, to the post-storm surveys of the damage which took place a few days later. You are also welcome to share your memories of this event with us.

 

               Thu June 3 at 7 PM           2021 Atlantic Tropical Season Outlook      Register Here

Note the date change (which was in May). Join us as we take a look at the upcoming tropical season in the Atlantic. We'll review several of the global circulations that could favor or inhibit tropical activity in the Atlantic Ocean this season and provide a general outlook of expected conditions.

 

                        All webinars are recorded and posted on the NWS Boston YouTube page

 

Topics for Future Webinars (Check Back for Dates):

The "New" Normals: Learn about the new 30-year climate averages being implemented this year (June)

Jet Stream 101: All about the jet stream - what it is and how it impacts our weather (June or July)

Weather 202: Basic weather forecasting (June or July)

Weather Models 101: Learn about the various numerical models that are used by forecasters (June or July)

Event Reviews: Case studies of significant weather events in our area. (Scheduled periodically)