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Strong Storms for Midwest; Very Active Weather Pattern for West

Strong thunderstorms with isolated severe hail are possible today across northern Iowa and southern Minnesota today. Otherwise, a very active and wet weather pattern is expected through early next week for the West Coast and Western U.S. A number of Pacific storm systems will deliver enhanced and excessive rainfall along with mountain snow. Read More >

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Team Riverton

Meteorologist In Charge

Chris Jones


Administrative Support Assistant

Dawn Southworth


Science & Operations Officer

Brett McDonald


Warning Coordination Meteorologist

Tim Troutman


Data Acquisition Program Manager

Ralph Estell


Information Technology Officer (ITO)



Electronic System Analyst

Logan Wood


Electronic Technicians
Michael Kullman




Lead Meteorologists:
Alan Ross
Bill Murrell
Jason Straub
Lance VandenBoogart
Trevor LaVoie


Alex Vorst
Celia Fisher
Chris Hattings
Joshua Rowe
Noah Myers



Hydrometeorological Technician

Geri Swanson