Sponsored By:  AMS Long Island/NYC Chapter, NOAA/National Weather Service & Stony Brook University

When: Tuesday November 18th at 7-9 pm*

Please RSVP to the meeting.

Where: CEWIT Center at Stony Brook University (see map below)

What: Communication is critical step in the severe warning and decision process. Hear from a panel of experts below on the latest approaches, issues, and    potential solutions for extreme weather events.

* Come early to visit the next generation visualization system (“Reality Deck”) that immerses the forecaster and decision maker: in CEWIT from 5:30-7 pm: http://labs.cs.sunysb.edu/labs/vislab/reality-deck-home/


  • Emergency Management: John Bruckbauer, Deputy Commissioner Office of Emergency Management Nassau County
  • Media Communication: Rich Hoffman News 12 Meteorologist
  • Forecast Warning Support: Dr. Jason Tuell, Director National Weather Service Eastern Region
  • Emergency Management: Edward Schneyer, Director of Emergency Preparedness Suffolk County
  • Science Communication: Christine O’Connell Center for Communicating Science Stony Brook University

Please RSVP to the meeting.

Map to the event: http://www.cewit.org/contact/Directions.html