NWS Director to visit Iowa Flood Center

US NationalWeatherService logoThe Iowa Flood Center will welcome National Weather Service Director, Dr. Louis W. Uccellini, and members of his staff to campus on October 14 and 15. Dr. Uccellini will spend time visiting with Iowa Flood Center leaders to learn more about the tools, resources, and capabilities of the Center.

The public will have an opportunity to learn more about the National Weather Service and the National Water Center on Wednesday, October 15 at 10:30 AM. Dr. Uccellini will present “Building a Weather-Ready Nation: Advancing the NWS Hydrology Program” and Dr. Done Cline, Acting Director NWS Office of Hydrologic Development, will present “Environmental Intelligence: Water 1.0 – The National Water Center and the Transformation of NOAA’s Water Prediction Services.” Additional information about the presentations can be found on the calendar.

After the presentations, Dr. Uccellini and Dr. Cline will take questions.