Dr. Jeff Kimpel, NSSL director will retire on June 1, 2010 after 13 years of federal service.
April 2010 Issue
NOAA World online magazine posted an article called “The Hazardous Weather Testbed: Incubating New Ideas for Better Storm Forecasting” in their latest issue under the “Science and Technology” category.
Focused observations of storms lead to faster updates since the radar does not waste time scanning clear-air regions.
The Verification of the Origins of Rotation in Tornadoes Experiment – 2 will begin the second year of data collection on May 1 and run through June 15.