Mid-Atlantic ChaserCon

October 27, 2018 at the Science Museum of Virginia in Richmond, Virginia.

Welcome to the first Mid-Atlantic ChaserCon!

We are excited about the very first Mid-Atlantic ChaserCon. Make plans now to join fellow storm chasers and weather enthusiasts for a day of compelling presentations and talks about our favorite subject: severe weather in the mid-Atlantic.

 

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER NOW!

(Note: Walkup registrations will not be available.)

TENTATIVE SCHEDULE

  • 8:30am – Registration begins and doors open

  • 9:00am – Meeting kickoff 

  • Zach Daniel, WTVR: Keynote presentation

  • Mike Montefusco, NWS Wakefield: “NWS Wakefield Severe Weather Operations”

  • Sponsor presentation (StormCruzzer)

  • David Hoadley: ”Highlights from a Lifetime (62 Years) of Storm Chasing”

  • 12:00 – 1:15pm – Lunch break (Restaurant suggestions to be provided)

  • 1:15pm – Panel discussion: “Mid-Atlantic Storm Chase Forecasting” with Bill Hark, Andrew Smith, & Chris White

  • Sponsor presentation (Tornado Talk)

  • Kathryn Prociv, The Weather Channel: “Chasing Fury. Turning a passion into a career”

  • Capital Weather Gang

    – Kevin Ambrose: “Storm Chasing DC”
    Ian Livingston & Jeff Halverson: “Mid-Atlantic Severe Storms: Forecasting Challenges and Climatology of the Region”

  • Brent Watts, WDBJ7: “Communicating Severe Risk in a Predominately Mountain Market”

  • 4:45pm – Summary and wrap up

  • 5:00pm – Dismissal


CLICK HERE TO REGISTER NOW!

(Note: Walkup registrations will not be available.)

SPONSORS

We thank our sponsors for supporting Mid-Atlantic ChaserCon!

    

SPEAKERS

Click on the photos for bios and more information.

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Zach Daniel

WTVR

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David Hoadley

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Kathryn Prociv

The Weather Channel

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Brent Watts

WDBJ7

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Jeff Halverson

Capital Weather Gang

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Ian Livingston

Capital Weather Gang

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Kevin Ambrose

Capital Weather Gang

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Mike Montefusco

National Weather Service

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER NOW!

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HOTEL INFORMATION

Hampton Inn & Suites Richmond/Glenside

5406 Glenside Drive, Richmond, VA 23228 (view map – less than 6 miles away from the Science Museum of Virginia)

Conference Discount Rate: $124/night (plus tax, rate expires 10/5/18)

Click here to book the hotel room,  click “Add Special Rate Codes”, and enter “MAC”

Additional discounts such as AAA or AARP are not available for rooms already discounted within group blocks. After your group’s cut-off date, the hotel will honor the rate as available, but can’t guarantee the rate or room types available.

ChaserCon Location

Science Museum of Virginia - Ms. Barbara Thalhimer Discovery Room

2500 West Broad Street Richmond, VA 23220-2057

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