Volunteer Weather Observers Needed

The National Weather Service in La Crosse, WI, is seeking people that have an avid interest in weather and would like to volunteer to become the official observer for their community. We currently have or will have openings at the following locations...

  • Waukon, IA                    :         Reports rain, snow and temperature at 7 am.
  • Lansing, IA  (Area)       :         Reports rain and snow at 7 am.
  • Clermont, IA (Area)      :         Reports rain and snow at 7 am.
  • Hokah, MN                      :         Reports rain and snow at 7 am.
  • Blair, WI ( Area)             :        Reports rain, snow and temperature at 7 am.
  • Galesville WI (Area)      :        Reports rain and snow at 7 am.
  • Necedah WI (Area)       :        Reports rain, snow and temperature at 7 am.
  • Platteville WI (Area)      :       Reports rain, snow and temperature at 7 am.

The National Weather Service will provide the equipment and training needed to establish these weather reporting stations. You will need to have a location that meets the standards for an official weather station and have INTERNET access.

If you are interested in volunteering please email Tom.Stangeland@NOAA.GOV for more information.

Please go to our Cooperative observer web page for further information about the Coop program.

 

 

 



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