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2019 Aviation Weather Safety Workshop

Tuesday 10 September 2019, 630pm


National Weather Service | Lubbock, TX
FAA Safety Team | Safer Skies Through Education


Enhance aviation weather knowledge | Earn FAA Wings program credit | Tour the NWS Forecast Office

Agenda | Location Information


The National Weather Service is pleased to announce our 2019 aviation weather safety workshop. Get ready for an evening of engaging talks covering a number of topics related to aviation weather pertinent to those flying in West Texas. Presented by the meteorologists that prepare TAFs and work directly with the FAA to ensure a smooth flowing and safe airspace environment. 


Program agenda

Aviation Hazards: Mountains
Doug Cain, NWS Midland

Aviation Decision Support Operations
Thomas Amis, Fort Worth ARTCC CWSU

Thunderstorms: See and Avoid
Jody James, NWS Lubbock

National Weather Service Facility Tour
(United States citizens only)



Location and Logistics

This workshop will be held in the Science Stage of the Science Spectrum. Parking is best on the southeast side of the building off 74th street. 

Date: Tuesday, September 10, 2019 630 pm



Science Spectrum
"Science Stage"
2579 South Loop 289

Lubbock, TX 79423

33.527927 N
101.876610 W