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The AMS is a global community committed to advancing weather, water, and climate science and service.

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What We Do

Science

We advance understanding through high-impact, peer-reviewed scientific publications—including the Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society (BAMS).

Community

We bring together atmospheric scientists, professionals, students, authors, educators, researchers, and weather enthusiasts from around the world to share and collaborate.

Advancement

We offer certification programs, online learning, and other professional development opportunities so that our members can learn, grow, and succeed.

Outreach

We help educators and policy-makers bring the very latest weather, water, and climate science to bear on our nation’s future… and the world’s.

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AMS President

AMS provides access to the latest science as well as a community to help you advance.

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vernalization

Exposure of seed or plants to low temperature to induce or accelerate the development of the ability to form flowers.

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