This year’s Southern New England Weather Conference will feature a tribute to the late Dick Albert, a long time friend of Blue Hill Observatory. The tribute will be given by two of his best friends, Harvey Leonard and Natalie Jacobson.
The conference will be held on SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 4th at MEDITECH, FOXBORO, MA. This state-of-the-art building features a 3,000 sq. ft. auditorium-in-the-round where most of the conference will be held.
Since 2000, the Conference has provided a place for weather enthusiasts and professionals to gather and share their knowledge and expertise regarding topics such as winter weather forecasting, severe weather, hurricanes, advances in the science of meteorology, and emergency preparedness, as well as many other topics. Regardless of whether you are a seasoned professional or have just a casual interest in weather, the Southern New England Weather Conference is sure to offer topics of interest to you.
Some of the topics that will be covered this year include:
- Two Unusual Tornadoes: Concord, MA (2016) & Conway, MA (2017)
- Tribute to Dick Albert, by Harvey Leonard & Natalie Jacobson
- GOES 16 Satellite: First Looks and Early Lessons Learned at the NWS
- Capturing Glaciers
- TV Meteorologist Panel Discussion
To see the agenda and register, go to the Southern New England Weather Conference web site.