Snow Telemetry Networks & Forecasting Snow Pack (In-Person & Live-Streamed talk)
Learn about monitoring snow and other climatic conditions with Snow Telemetry (SNOTEL) Networks from Jaz Ammon. What is measured? How is it measured? Where do these measurements take place? How is the data collected throughout this network used?
Admission: Free (please select an in-person or virtual ticket).
About the speakers:
As a Hydrologic Technician, Jaz Ammon works with montane climate and weather monitoring for the purpose of water supply forecasting. She will discuss how measurements of the mountain snowpack translate into data that guides decision-making for water users throughout New Mexico. Demonstrations of the online user interface and some of the data products produced by the Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) Snow Survey Program will be included.