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Please address your comments or questions to the individuals listed below. We welcome any and all feedback on the WFO Melbourne IMU program, or comments and questions concerning specific products which we have developed or are currently developing. If you find our products useful, please drop us a quick email and let us know. Products which provide little benefit to users will be discontinued. We continually evaluate all feedback which we receive and incorporate worthy suggestions into the projects.


  • For operational (forecast) issues concerning the utility of the products listed on the IMU webpage or suggestions for modifications to these products, please email the NWS Melbourne meteorologist, Matt Volkmer.
  • For technical questions related to the IMU products, please email the NWS Melbourne Information Technology Officer, Pete Blottman.
  • For general questions related to the operation of the IMU program at NWS Melbourne, please email the NWS Melbourne Science and Operations Officer, David Sharp or NWS Melbourne Warning Coordination Meterologist, Scott Spratt

For additional information concerning the NWS Melbourne IMU, please contact:
IMU Science Specialist:  Matt Volkmer
IMU Technology Specialist: Pete Blottman
IMU Leadership: David Sharp & Scott Spratt


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