The Secretary of Commerce has awarded a Gold Medal to the NSSL/CIMMS Radar Research and Development Division for “scientific and engineering excellence in adapting military phased array radar technology to improve U.S. weather radar capabilities.”
An NSSL algorithm developed in collaboration with Arizona’s Salt River Project (SRP) alerts the power company of the potential for a dust storm.
NSSL’s dual-polarized mobile Doppler radar was used to study the skies during dust storm events in Arizona.
NSSL and NSSL/Cooperative Institute for Mesoscale Meteorological Studies (CIMMS) researchers donated their time this summer to mentor thirteen undergraduate students through research projects. The students were selected through the prestigious NOAA Hollings Scholars program and…
NSSL co-hosted the Southern Thunder 2011 Workshop at the National Weather Center in Norman, Okla. last week along with the NOAA Storm Prediction Center and the University of Oklahoma.
NSSL created a Web page with information and links about the most significant tornado outbreaks of spring 2011.
NSSL videographer James Murnan was just awarded a 2011 INDUS Excellence Award. Murnan was one of five recipients in the entire company of 500 employees. INDUS holds the federal Information Technology contract at NSSL.
The NSSL/CIMMS radar clutter filter is being transferred to the National Weather Service (NWS) for engineering evaluation as a complete ground clutter removal solution for future upgrades of the WSR-88D network. The filter is called…
With calls for his launch teams to report to the vehicle bay late at night to intercept approaching storms, it has been hard to tell Dave is trying to retire.