The Springfield National Weather Service Forecast Office held its 2010 Open House on Saturday, October 23 from 9:00 AM until Noon. Up to 300 people took part in the event despite being abbreviated because of active weather.
-Tours of our operations area, where forecasts, watches, warnings, and advisories for 37 counties in southwestern Missouri and eastern Kansas are created and issued.
-Information and displays on the observing program
-Information on local programs such as aviation forecasting, climate, fire weather forecasting, and hydrology.
-Information on radar and satellite data
Thanks to all who particpated and attended the open house!