The 6th Annual Rocket City Weather Fest has officially been announced for Saturday, February 25th 2017 at the UAH Shelby Center!
Are you fascinated by the weather? Are you or your kids curious about why tornadoes occur or why the sky is blue? Do you want to become a meteorologist? Are you curious about storm chasing? Come ask your questions and find your answers at Rocket City Weather Fest at the UAH Shelby Center. Local Huntsville student and professional chapters of the American Meteorological Society and National Weather Association will host this FREE Weather Festival that is great for weather enthusiasts of all ages! Come sit in real storm chasing and weather research vehicles, attend Severe Weather 101, check out storm shelters, and participate in hands-on demonstrations and kids’ crafts.
Rocket City Weather Fest will also include speakers on weather topics who are T.B.A. Previous speakers include Dr. Greg Forbes from the Weather Channel, Dr. Phillip Bitzer and Dr. Kevin Knupp from the University of Alabama-Huntsville, Bob Baron Sr. from Baron and Greg Carbin from the Storm Prediction Center in Norman, OK