Earth Day 2010 Open House - Thursday April 22, 2010 - Noon to 6 PM

National Weather Service

Grand Junction, CO

 Open House

Thursday, April 22, 2010
Noon to 6 PM MDT


Weather Balloon release at 5 PM

In coordination with Earth Day, the National Weather Service (NWS) in Grand Junction is providing an Open House invitation.
The weather balloon release is a highlight of our office tours and will occur at approximately 5 PM MDT.   In order to watch the balloon release, we recommend that you arrive at our office at least 30 minutes prior to the balloon release.
The open house tour will include information on how we make the weather forecasts, collect weather data, and how we issue weather warnings to the public.
Since this is an open house, no RSVP is required.
For more information, contact our NWS office at 243-7007
Jim Pringle -
Jeff Colton -
National Weather Service – Grand Junction
792 Eagle Drive – at Grand Junction Regional Airport
Follow the signs from the north end of Horizon Drive.

Take the first exit out of both round-abouts.

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