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STORM 2010-2011. Member-Recruitment: Tuesday, September 7 th , 2010. What are We Up To?. Forecasting Meteorological Instrumentation Committee Planning Social Events Fund Raisers. TWICE DAILY BROADCASTING (BEGINNING MONDAY SEPT 13 th )

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Storm 2010 2011

STORM2010-2011

Member-Recruitment:

Tuesday, September 7th, 2010


What are we up to

What are We Up To?

  • Forecasting

  • Meteorological Instrumentation

  • Committee Planning

  • Social Events

  • Fund Raisers


Storm 2010 2011

  • TWICE DAILY BROADCASTING (BEGINNING MONDAY SEPT 13th)

  • Those who are in or have completed METR 3245 have first preference

    • Those who have not will be able to “co-anchor”

  • Podcasts: Pre-recorded, saved, and moved into the scheduled playlist on shuffle.

    • Will also be played when news updates are made.

    • 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday

  • Previous day’s climate report (8:00am only) and three-day forecast

  • Other weather related facts (i.e. drought monitor, local storm reports, etc. WHEN NECESSARY)


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  • High Responsibility

    • You will be given key-card access to the Student Media office

    • Think of this as an actual job, if you miss more than 2 broadcast – you’re out.


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  • Format:

    1) "This is ____ representing the Student Organization of Meteorology at UNCC with your local weather."2) "Yesterday......."3) Three day/weekend outlook...4) "Stay tuned for your next update @ xx:xx am/pm"


The university times

The University Times

  • Must be in or completed METR 3245

    • Those who have not must work with a partner

  • Published Tuesdays and Thursdays

  • Will consist of:

    • National Temp

    • Regional map with higher resolution and cities

  • Brief forecasts

    • Tuesday: 3-day forecast

    • Thursday: 5-day forecast


The university times1

The University Times


The university times2

The University Times

  • Need:

    • Adrian Jelly for setup

    • Give access to Rm 430 for the forecasters

  • If you are interested, contact:

    • Joey Decker ([email protected])

    • Harry Gilliard ([email protected])


Atmospheric sounding

Atmospheric Sounding

  • Weather Balloon Launch

  • Friday, October 9th 2010 ~ 9am

    • Monroe Airport with Dr. Chadwick

  • STORM will be designing, engineering, and constructing our own instrumentation.

    • Temperature and dewpoint sensor both inside and outside instrument

    • Altimeter

    • Digital camera

    • GPS

    • *Equipment supplied by Dr. Chadwick

  • Anyone can attend, it’s FREE!


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  • Social Event: Friday, October 16th @7:00pm

    • Vs. Scranton Penguins

    • Tickets ~ $6.50 if we buy in packages

      *Contact: Laura Park ([email protected])


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  • Saturday, September 25th.

    • 6:00pm – 9:00pm; clean up

    • Need a MINIMUM of 15 people to sign up

    • Earns STORM $150


Storm 2010 2011

  • Saturday and Sunday October 16th-17th

  • ~ 10 people can work

    • Minimum 4 hour shift

    • approximately $8/hour directly deposited to the STORM account

  • You get to watch the race for FREE


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