CIMMS researchers, graduate assistants place in AMS competitions

Makenzie Krocak presenting her poster.

Several University of Oklahoma Cooperative Institute for Mesoscale Meteorological Studies traveled to Austin for the American Meteorological Society’s Annual Meeting in January. They competed in poster and oral presentations. OU CIMMS Graduate Research Assistant and School of Meteorology student Hristo Chipilski won first place poster presentation  in the American Meteorological Society‘s PECAN Symposium student competition. Chipilski’s […]

Testing technology to improve forecasting ease

Colored satellite images are often used by meteorologists to identify important weather features, but what happens when a forecaster has trouble seeing those colors? Several products allow forecasters to change color contrast and visibility, but one research scientist set out to see how well those tools work. Katie Vigil, Research Scientist with the Cooperative Institute […]