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NWS Spokane Open House

All Are Invited!
Saturday, October 1st, 2011

The public is invited to attend our Open House
this Saturday, October 1st, from 10am to 4pm.

-- Visit various displays and work stations throughout the office.

-- Visit special guests from the Spokane County ARES/RACES.

--Learn more about NOAA Weather Radio and see demonstrations of the advanced forecaster workstations and how a weather forecast is created.

-- See the only weather radar in the Inland Northwest

-- Official weather balloons will be launched at 11 am and 4 pm. At other times, special pilot weather balloons (pibals) will be launched at least every hour.

-- Check out "Kids Korner" where a variety of hands-on activities will be available. Kids can create a wind streamer and learn about rain gauges.

-- Visit the fire weather booth and talk with Incident Response Meteorologists.

-- Presentations will be given on the latest seasonal outlook as well as various NWS products and services available on the web.


Our office is located just northwest of Airway Heights off Rambo Road.

  • Follow HWY 2 through Airway Heights.
  • Turn right on Rambo Road (about 3/4 mile west of Airway Heights).
  • Follow Rambo Road north about 2.5 miles and turn left into the NWS Spokane office parking lot. (look for the big, white dome)
Theme A fun-filled educational time in which information is provided to the general public through tours, various demonstrations (including real-time weather equipment, fire weather, and a weather balloon), displays and talks by National Weather Service staff members.
Invitation Please join the National Weather Service staff in making this Open House a great success. Thank you.
For More Info Please Contact Anthony Cavallucci...Warning Coordination Meteorologist
National Weather Service Spokane
(509) 244-0110 ext.223


John Livingston...Meteorologist in Charge
National Weather Service Spokane
(509) 244-0110 ext.222

US Dept of Commerce
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
National Weather Service
Spokane Weather Forecast Office
2601 N. Rambo Rd.
Spokane, Washington 99224

Tel: (509) 244-0110

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