The Hill Country Chapter of the National Weather Association, in partnership with Schreiner University, welcomes meteorologist Richard McAlister, President of the Hill Country Chapter of the National Weather Association on Thursday, Nov 15 at 7 p.m. in the Floyd and Kathleen Cailloux Campus Activity Center ballrooms.

McAlister will teach an interactive, hands-on, weather forecasting workshop, explaining how to use free, internet-based applications to forecast the weather.  Participants are encouraged to bring a laptop computer.

The Weather Forecasting Workshop is intended for weather enthusiasts, Hill Country residents, Schreiner University staff, faculty and students, educators, naturalists, media and first responders to learn and use professional weather forecasting applications and skills.

This event is free and open to the public. Free parking is provided.

The National Weather Association is a member-led, all inclusive, 501(c)6 non-profit, professional association supporting and promoting excellence in meteorology since 1975.

For more information on this event please go to Visit the website for a Schreiner University campus map.