Dave Murray, Glenn Zimmerman, Chris Higgins, Angela Hutti and John Fuller focused on winter weather and winter weather forecasting. Attendees got a preview of Dave Murray's Winter Weather Forecast. MoDOT and IDOT showed how forecasts determine when to start clearing the roads and what chemicals to use. Representatives from two schools talked about what they go through and how they use forecasts to decide when to close school because of winter weather. The National Weather Service also had advice to give.
The Post-Dispatch's Weatherbird also made a special appearance
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