Minutes from the Summer 2003 Meeting of the Wichita AMS/NWA

Summer 2003 Meeting of Wichita AMS/NWA
Thursday, July 17th, 2003 7:00 pm-8:45 pm
Where: New Mexico Room of Farm Credit Building

MEETING SUMMARY
The Third meeting of the 2003 season began with an enormous amount of cinnamon rolls, cookies and beverages courtesy of the Wichita AMS/NWA and WeatherData Inc. Pete Wolf, president presided over old business.

OLD BUSINESS

  • Weather Signs on roadways idea has been discarded. dead and CLOSED.
  • Weather Radio talk show idea has been discarded. dead and CLOSED.
  • The new Wichita AMS/NWA website is http://www.wichita-amsnwa.org.
  • Treasurers report: Balance of $720.08. One time charge of 22 dollars for 2 year domain name registration. Monthly charge of 4 dollars/month for webhosting.

NEW BUSINESS
Dick Elder and Jillene Wahl suggested an idea to create a resource for students interested in pursuing a career in Meteorology. Jillene has provided a link and this link is now on the website. We also discussed creating a career symposium type day with one on one shadowing. This item is alive and open.

Peter Wolf also proposed that we host a severe weather/weather conference in Wichita sponsored by the local chapter. Several members volunteered to be a part of hosting and planning committees. We will be holding a meeting this Aug 5th to discuss timetables. This item is alive and open.

IMAGES (Click to view full-size image)

Image 1: Members Mingle

Image 2: Mike Smith and Select-Warn

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