Oregon Chapter – American Meteorological Society

A group welcoming weather professionals, enthusiasts, and those with an interest in science.

Dates set for summer picnic & winter weather conference

Summer BBQ The annual Oregon AMS summer BBQ date has been set for this summer. Mark your calendars for Saturday, July 30th at a NEW start time of 5pm (evening, … Continue reading

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May Election Meeting Recap & Presentations

It was another great turnout (~30 members) last night at Stark Street Pizza to end the 2021/22 Oregon AMS season. Jenni Hastings and April Vogt’s presentations were extremely compelling and informational. Both … Continue reading

May 20, 2022 · Leave a comment

May 2022 Election Meeting Coming Up

Our annual election is off and running. We have seven (7) Oregon AMS members running for the office of councilor this year. Four (4) of these candidates are female, very well … Continue reading

May 2, 2022 · Leave a comment

March 2022 Presentation: Winter Recap – Mark Nelsen

It was wonderful to see 35 members at our first in-person meeting in 2 years on Wednesday March 16th. Lots of weather conversation, plus good food and drinks, made for … Continue reading

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Tuesday, February 14th… We are excited to announce that we are back to in-person meetings beginning with our “Winter Weather Recap” meeting with Mark Nelsen in March. There will be NO … Continue reading

February 14, 2022 · Leave a comment

January 2022 Presentation: Larry O’Neill – State Climatologist

Thanks to Larry O’Neill for presenting at our first 2022 meeting! His first presentation was all about Oregon Climate Service and what it provides for the state. A .pdf version … Continue reading

January 31, 2022 · Leave a comment

November 2021 Presentation: Fire Season 2021 Summary

A big thanks goes out to John Saltenberger for speaking to our chapter on November 17th. You can download/view his presentation here A reminder that we do NOT have a … Continue reading

November 18, 2021 · Leave a comment

November 2021 Meeting Date/Time

Save the date! The next Oregon AMS Meeting will be virtual WHEN: Wednesday, November 17th, 7pm John Saltenberger, Fire Weather Manager at Northwest Interagency Fire Center, will give us a … Continue reading

October 27, 2021 · Leave a comment

October 2021 PRESENTATIONS: 29th Annual Winter Weather Conference

We want to thank all of you who joined our virtual Winter Weather Conference this year. You can watch / share a replay of it at: https://www.facebook.com/OregonAMS/ Don’t forget to … Continue reading

October 27, 2021 · 1 Comment

29th Annual Winter Weather Forecast Conference

Portland, Oregon – After one of the most significant snow and ice storms in nearly 40 years across western Oregon last February, mother nature’s La Nina is back… again! Cooler than normal ocean water temperatures have returned to the tropical Pacific. What does … Continue reading

October 5, 2021 · 1 Comment

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