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Students put AccuWeather long-range forecasts to the test

— posted on Jan 13, 2014 04:18 PM

Each fall semester, Meteorology students in my “Introduction to Weather Analysis” course at Penn State University conduct a semester-long forecast verification study as part of the class. Students work in groups, with each group assigned a different city.

AAG Names Warren Washington its 2014 Honorary Geographer

— posted on Jan 07, 2014 01:26 PM

The Association of American Geographers has chosen Warren M. Washington to receive the 2014 AAG Honorary Geographer Award for his contributions as a pioneer in the development of coupled climate models and recognizes him as a leading scientist in the area of climate variability and change.