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Upcoming Events

The Atlanta Chapter meets once a month on Thursdays at 7PM. Meetings are typically held at the Environmental Science & Technology building in Room L1205 at Georgia Tech.

We send out notification of our events via e-mail. If you would like to be included on the distribution list, please contact Atlanta AMS/NWA Chapter.



SPRING SCHEDULE

January 2014 Meeting
Date: Thursday, 23 January 2014
Time: 7:00pm
Topic: Getting The Most From and Surviving the AMS Meeting
Speaker: Chrissy Warrilow and John Trostel
Location: ES&T L1205 Georgia Institute of Technology

February 2014 Meeting
Date: Thursday, 27 February 2014
Topic: Joint Meeting with Georgia Tech AMS Student Chapter STORM
Speaker: Ryan Gesser: CCM and Air Quality Program Manager at Environmental Resources Management
Location: ES&T L1205 Georgia Institute of Technology

March 2014 Meeting
Date: Thursday, 27 March 2014
Time: 7:00pm
Topic: Gibson Ridge
Speaker: Mike Gibson: Owner and Software Design Engineer of Gibson Ridge
Location: ES&T L1205 Georgia Institute of Technology

April 2014 Meeting
Date: Thursday, 17 April 2014
Time: 6:00-8:00pm
Topic: Storm Spotter Training
Speaker: Steve Nelson from the National Weather Service in Peachtree City
Location: Midtown Athletic Club, 135 Interstate N Pkwy SE, Atlanta GA 30339



May 2014 Meeting
Date: Thursday, 22 May 2014
Topic: Annual Chapter Banquet
Location: Gordon Biersch - Midtown Atlanta (Private Dining Room Upstairs)
Address: 848 Peachtree Street, NE Midtown, Atlanta, GA 30308

CHAPTER BANQUET - 7 pm Thursday, April 22, 2014
  • Gordon Biersch in Midtown
  • 848 Peachtree Street, NE Midtown, Atlanta, GA 30308
  • Cost: $23 per person (payable online)

Past Events

November 2013 Meeting
Thursday, 14 November 2013
The Weather Channel Winter Storm Names
Tom Niziol, TWC Winter Weather Expert
Location: Georgia Tech
Minutes

October 2013 Meeting
Thursday, 24 October 2013
Dual-Pol Doppler Radar at the National Weather Service Peachtree City Forecast Office
Keith Stellman and Steve Nelson
Location: NWS Forecast Office, Peachtree City
Minutes

September 2013 Meeting
Thursday, 19 September 2013
North Georgia Lightning Mapping Array
John Trostel, Metro Atlanta AMS/NWA President, Georgia Tech Severe Storms Research Center Director
Location: Georgia Tech
Minutes

April 2013 Meeting
Thursday, 18 April 2013
Annual Chapter Banquet
Location: Gordon Biersch - Midtown Atlanta (Private Dining Room Upstairs)

March 2013 Meeting
Thursday, 28 March 2013
Crowd Sourcing the Weather
Mark Elliot Papier, TWC OCM
Location: Georgia Tech
Minutes

February 2013 Meeting
Thursday, 28 February 2013
Beyond Urban Islands: The Urban Rainfall and Storm Effect
Dr Marshall Shepherd, Dir., Atmos Sci, UGA & National AMS President
Location: Georgia Tech
Minutes

January 2013 Meeting
Thursday, 24 January 2013
Location: Georgia Tech
Minutes

2013 National AMS Meeting
Local Chapter Poster
Location: Austin, TX
Poster

November 2012 Meeting
Thursday, 15 November 2012
Location: Georgia Tech
Minutes

October 2012 Meeting
Thursday, 25 October 2012
Location: Georgia Tech
Minutes

September 2012 Meeting
Thursday, 20 September 2012
Location: Georgia Tech
Minutes

February 2012 Meeting
Thursday, 23 February 2012
Location: The Weather Channel
Minutes

2012 National AMS Meeting
Local Chapter Poster
Location: New Orleans, LA
Poster

January 2012 Meeting
Thursday, 12 January 2012
Location: Georgia Tech ES&T L1205
Minutes

November 2011 Meeting
Thursday, 17 November 2011
Location: Georgia Tech
Minutes

October 2011 Meeting
Thursday, 13 October 2011
Location: Georgia Tech
Minutes

September 2011 Meeting
Thursday, 29 September 2011
Location: CNN
Minutes

Annual Banquet
Thursday, 14 April 2011
Location: Brio Tuscan Grille

March 2011 Meeting
Thursday, 17 March 2011
Location: 11 Alive
Minutes

February 2011 Meeting
Thursday, 17 February 2011
Location: Delta
Minutes

2011 National AMS Meeting
First Place for Chapter Poster
Location: Seattle, WA

January 2011 Meeting
Thursday, 20 January 2011
Location: Georgia Tech
Minutes

November 2010 Meeting
Thursday, 18 November 2010
Location: Barnes & Noble Tech Sq.
Minutes

October 2010 Meeting
Thursday, 14 October 2010
Location: Barnes & Noble Tech Sq.
Minutes

September 2010 Meeting
Thursday, 9 September 2010
Location: Barnes & Noble Tech Sq.
Minutes

2010 Awards Banquet
Thursday, 8 April 2010
Location: Mary Mac's Tea Room

Paul Prance, iPhone Weather Apps
Thursday, 18 March 2010
Location: Barnes & Noble Tech Sq.

Emerging Roles for Applied Meteorologists
Ryan Gesser, Georgia Pacific
Tuesday, 23 February 2010
Location: Georgia Tech

Volunteering at WeatherFest
AMS Annual Meeting
Sunday, 17 January 2010
Location: Georgia World Congress Center

Dr. Hyemi Kim, Georgia Tech
Thursday, 15 October 2009
Location: Georgia Tech

Eric Taub, Verus Carbon Neutral

Thursday, 10 September 2009
Location: Atlanta Botanical Gardens

Conference on Inland Impacts of Tropical Cyclones (IITC)
Wed - Fri, 10-12 June 2009
Westin Peachtree Plaza, Atlanta, GA

March Meeting

Thursday, 12 March 2009
Location: Westin Peachtree Plaza

Weather Response at Zoo Atlanta
Thursday, 12 February 2009
Location: Zoo Atlanta

Tom Sieland, Emory-Riddle Univ.
Thursday, 15 January 2008
Location: Georgia Tech

Chris Canoles, Home Depot
Thursday, 13 November 2008
Location: Georgia Tech

WSB-TV Tour

Thursday, 8 October 2008
Location: WSB-TV Studios
Minutes

The Tour Championship Course Visit
Wednesday, 24 September 2008
Location: East Lake Golf Club

September 2008 Meeting
Thursday, 11 September 2008
Location: Georgia Tech
Minutes

2008 Awards Banquet
Thursday, 10 April 2008
Location: Mary Mac's

March Meeting
Thursday, 13 March 2008
Location: Georgia Tech
Minutes

John Feldt, NWS SERFC
Tuesday, 12 February 2007 at 7:00pm
Location: NWS Peachtree City
Minutes

CBS-46 Tour, Gene Norman
Tuesday, 15 January 2007 at 7:00pm
Location: Georgia Tech
Minutes

Jim McCracken, Norfolk Southern Railroad
Thursday, 8 November 2007 at 7:00pm
Location: Georgia Tech
Minutes

Mike Gibson, Creator of GRLevelX.com
Thursday, 13 September 2007
Location: Georgia Tech
Minutes

1 March Tornado Outbreak
Thursday, 8 March 2007 at 7:00pm
Location: Georgia Tech
Minutes

Response to Severe Weather Panel
Thursday, 8 February 2007 at 7:00pm
Location: Georgia Tech
Minutes

Peachtree City NWS
Thursday, 11 January 2007 at 7:00pm
Location: NWS Peachtree City WFO
Minutes

Dr. Judith Curry from Georgia Tech
Thursday, 9 November 2006 at 7:00pm
Location: Georgia Tech
Minutes

Delta Air Lines Meteorology
Thursday, 12 October 2006 at 7:00pm
Location: Delta Air Lines
Minutes

Dr. Marshall Shepherd from UGA
Thursday, 14 September 2006 at 7:00pm
Location: Georgia Tech
Minutes


2006 Awards Banquet