Archive Statements of the AMS

The following statement(s) have expired and are here for historical purposes and do not represent statements of the AMS that are “in force” at this time.

Enabling National Weather and Climate Priorities

(Adopted by AMS Council on 17 September 2008)

Climate Services

(Adopted by the AMS Council 10 August 2012)

Space Weather

Adopted by AMS Council on 5 May 2008) Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 89

Climate Change

Adopted by AMS Council on 1 February 2007) Bull. Amer. Met. Soc., 88, 418

Research and Operational Use of Environmental Satellites in Weather Applications as Part of an Integrated Earth Observing System

(Adopted by AMS Council on 25 January 2006) Bull. Amer. Met. Soc., 87

Endorsement of the 'Joint Academies' Statement: Global Response to Climate Change

Adopted by AMS Council on 1 July 2005) Bull. Amer. Met. Soc.86

Meteorological Drought

(Adopted by AMS Council on 23 December 2003), Bull. Amer. Met. Soc., 85 

Acid Deposition

(Adopted by the Council 11 September 2003), Bull. Amer. Met. Soc., 85, 299—301

Climate Change Research: Issues for the Atmospheric and Related Sciences

(Adopted by the Council 9 February 2003), Bull. Amer. Met. Soc., 84, 508—515

Support for Automated Observations from U.S. Commercial Aircraft

(Adopted by AMS Council on 9 February 2003)
Bull. Amer. Met. Soc., 84, 515—517

Lightning Protection Systems

(Adopted by the Council 12 November 2002), Bull. Amer. Met. Soc.84, 117—118

Statement on Seasonal to Interannual Climate Prediction

(Adopted by the Council 14 January 2001), Bull. Amer. Met. Soc.82, 701

Guidance Statement on the Use of the Term "Live Radar" by the Broadcast Media

(Adopted by the Council 14 February 2000), Bull. Amer. Met. Soc.,81, 1347

The Public/Private Partnership in the Provision of Weather and Climate Services

(Adopted by the Executive Committee 23 July 1999), Bull. Amer. Met. Soc.80, 2099—2101

What is a Meteorologist? A Professional Guideline

(Adopted by the Council 28 September 1990), Bull. Amer. Met. Soc.72, 61