Science and Research

Published Papers, Local Case Studies, Informal Reviews, and other Science Information and Miscellaneous Stuff (like Student Volunteering), from NWS Wichita, Kansas

Local Research

Convective Weather:


Winter Weather:

Fire Weather:


Other Weather:


Historical Events





Student Volunteers

Students may volunteer their time at the NWS at Wichita. Here is what you can expect:

  • Gain knowledge and experience in our field.
  • Complete a project tailored to your interests.
  • Flexible scheduling.
  • Position Description.

Interested persons should contact the Science and Operations Officer, Ken Cook.


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