50 Years of Weather Observing at Barren River Lake

Park Manager Carlos Lopez (pictured right) accepts a 50 year institutional service award for the Army Corps of Engineers at Barren River Lake. NWS Louisville  Service Hydrologist Mike Callahan presented the award. Corps personnel at Barren River Lake have provided temperature, precipitation, and lake  level data to the National Weather Service (and before that, the U.S. Weather Bureau) since July 1, 1963. Thanks to all the staff at Barren River Lake for their dedicated service.



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