Welcome to the AMS Newsroom, a source where media can tap into the latest news in the weather, water, and climate community.
Our meetings provides an excellent opportunity for media with a number of presentations, special programs, and exhibits.
The American Meteorological Society (AMS) announced that it has signed a multiyear contract with Kudos, the award-winning service for maximizing the reach and impact of research publications.
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The American Meteorological Society (AMS) announced the winners of its 2018 elections for AMS president-elect as well as five new Council members, based on AMS membership voting.
AMS announced that Professor Gary Lackmann of North Carolina State University has been appointed chief editor of Weather and Forecasting.
AMS announces that after 22 years of service to the Education Department, Robert Weinbeck is retiring in August 2017.
AMS today announced that starting with the summer 2017 semester, AMS will begin a new partnership with California University of Pennsylvania (Cal U) to provide graduate-level credits to K-12 teachers who participate in one of AMS’s courses, allowing these teachers to become science leaders in their schools and in their communities.
AMS is excited to announce that the keynote speaker for the upcoming 98th Annual Meeting will be renowned glaciologist and climate scientist Richard Alley, who serves as the Evan Pugh Professor of Geosciences at Penn State University.
Roger Wakimoto, AMS president-elect (acting president), has been appointed the UCLA vice chancellor for research.
An international coalition of 33 meteorological and climate societies and institutions have released a Collective Global Climate Statement to coincide with Earth Day on April 22, which this year is focused on environmental and climate literacy.
AMS issued a new statement today advising on the role of science and communication in reducing loss of life in flash flooding situations. Accurate modeling and forecasting of flash floods combined with effective communication of warnings to the public offer the best hope for mitigating this perennial hazard.
(Adopted by the AMS Council 7 January 2018)
(Adopted by AMS Council on 7 January 2018)
(Adopted by AMS Council on 30 May 2017)