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Fourth Tri-State Weather Conference Schedule

Because of a family matter, Joe Bistardi will be unable to present at the conference this year. However, his
partner, Joe D'Aleo will be presenting in his place. Thanks. Gary Lessor, Organizer.

Saturday, 18 October 2014

9-9:30 a.m.
Doppler Radar Signatures Associated with Connecticut Tornadoes 1995 – present.
Ryan Hanrahan, NBC Connecticut – West Hartford, CT

9:30-10:15 a.m.
Blizzard of 2013, Aberration Or The New Normal.
Paul Kocin, Forecast Operations Branch NOAA/National Weather Service

10:15-11:00 a.m.
Exploring Tri-State Climate Variability and Change
Dr. David A. Robinson, New Jersey State Climatologist, Rutgers University

11-11:15 a.m. Break

11:15-11:45 a.m.
Hurricane Sandy - Boundary Layer Structure Effects on Winds and Storm Surge.
Jeffrey S. Tongue, NOAA/National Weather Service, Upton, NY

11:45-12:30 p.m.
NWS Weather Ready Nation initiative and how science is a critical and integral part.
Dr. Jason Tuelll, Director, Eastern Region NWS, Bohemia, NY

12:30-1:30 p.m. Lunch

1:30-2:00 p.m.
Tracking Hurricanes and Saharan Dust Storms from Space.
Jason Dunion, NOAA Hurricane Research Division in Miami, FL.

2:00-2:30 p.m.
Application of Geographic Information Systems in the National Weather Service.
Adrienne Leptich, NOAA/National Weather Service, Upton, NY

2:30-3:00 p.m.
The GOES-R Satellite: A New Eye in the Sky.
Eleanor Vallier-Talbot, NOAA/National Weather Service, Taunton, MA

3:00-3:30 p.m.
Tornado Outbreak
Quincy Vagell, Freelance Meteorologist – Naugatuck, CT.

3:30-3:45 p.m. Break

3:45-4:30 p.m.
Winter 14-15...Will Our Long Standing Ideas Win Out?
Joe D'Aleo, Weatherbell Analytics LLC

4:30-5:00 p.m. Panel Discussion

WCSU Weather Information

Current Conditions in Danbury

Current Conditions

55.1° F
Feels like N/A°

Wind: 7MPH from the S
Humidity: N/A%
Pressure: 30 in.
Dew Point: N/A° F

Emergency / Weather Alert Information

The Emergency / Weather Alert will be posted on the WCSU home page any time an emergency or bad weather causes a delay, cancellation or early closing of the university.

Weather Alert Example

 Visit the Emergency / Weather Alert page

Greater Danbury 5-Day Forecast

Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Slight chance for a morning shower, partly sunny and pleasant.
Partly sunny and pleasant.
Mostly cloudy, chance for some showers.
Chance for morning rain then some afternoon sunshine.
Mostly sunny and mild.
36° / 59° 34° / 56° 36° / 43° 39° / 54° 33° / 54°