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Printable Decision Support Symposium Agenda

Time Title Presenter
9:00 AM - 9:10 AM Welcome José Garcia
NWS Amarillo
9:10 AM - 9:30 AM NWS Decision Support: Then and Now Christine Krause
NWS Amarillo
9:30 AM - 9:55 AM Weather Ready National and Southern Region Operation Center Jennifer McNatt
NWS Southern Region HQs
9:55 AM - 10:20 AM Corpus Christi Outdoor Venue Decision Support Services Roger Gäss and Jason Runyen
NWS Corpus Christi
10:20 AM - 10:40 AM Break  
10:40 AM - 11:05 AM Decision Support Services from NWS Albuquerque Shawn Bennett
NWS Albuquerque
11:05 AM - 11:30 AM DSS Provided by NWS Pueblo During and After the Waldo Canyon Wildfire Tom Magnuson
NWS Pueblo
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM Gauging Wildland Fire Potential Brad Smith
Texas Forest Service
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM Lunch and Discussion Xcel Energy
12:45 PM - 1:00 PM Soci@l Media & @NWSAmarillo

B.J. Simpson
NWS Amarillo

1:00 PM - 1:15 PM West Texas Mesonet Wes Burgett
Texas Tech University
1:15 PM - 1:40 PM Lessons Learned from the September 16, 2011 BNSF South Rail Yard Incident in Amarillo, Texas Kevin Starbuck
Amarillo/Potter/Randall Office of Emergency Management
1:40 PM - 2:00 PM Break  
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM Integrated Warning Team Success: 17 Tornadoes and Zero Fatalities Mark Fox
NWS Fort Worth
2:30 PM - 3:15 PM Woodward, OK Tornado Response Matt Lehenbauer
Woodward County Office of Emergency Management
3:15 PM - 3:30 PM NWS Amarillo: Decision Support Services of the Future Chris Morris and Todd Lindley
NWS Amarillo
3:30 PM Closing Remarks/Tour of DSS Trailer Krissy Scotten
NWS Amarillo

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