Heather Reeves Wins AMS Award

CIMMS Scientist Heather Reeves, a researcher with NOAA’s National Severe Storms Laboratory, received an award for her service to the American Meteorological Society at the organization’s 17th Conference on Mountain Meteorology. The conference was held June 27 – July 1, 2016 in Burlington, Vermont, and featured groundbreaking research related to orographic weather phenomena. Heather was honored for her work in initiating and organizing a webinar series on mountain meteorology. The webinar series aimed to support more frequent discussion and collaboration between researchers and forecasters, with presentations that were part instructional and part conference-style.  Congratulations, Heather!

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Heather Reeves with Committee Chairperson Dale Durran

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From left to right, Conference Chairperson Erik Crosman, Award Recipient Shiyuan Zhong, Award Recipient Heather Reeves, and Conference Chairperson Stephan DeWekker