Weatherfest

Weatherfest

The 20th Annual Family Weatherfest and Science Spectacular

 Saturday, April 4, 2020 at Nebraska Innovation Campus, Lincoln, NE


This event is brought to the public with free admission and free parking
due to the generous funding of State Farm Insurance

Event location and parking
2020 Event Poster  Event Posters Previous Years  
2020 Exhibit Map (Under construction)

FUTURE WEATHERFESTS:  April  10, 2021; April 9, 2022  
NOTE: This website is under construction for the April 4, 2020 event. 
We are adding content daily.


Nebraska's devastating Flooding in 2019 is the focus of our severe weather symposium

Meet the weathercasters
10:00 a.m. to noon
2nd floor

Severe weather symposium 2020 
Noon to 4:30 p.m.
Auditorium

Storm spotter training workshop 2020
3:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Auditorium

Severe weather symposium 2020

  • TBA
  • Storm Spotter Training Workshop
    Brian Smith, National Weather Service

Severe weather symposium

Severe weather symposium
 

Great Plains Weather Book 

What makes the Great Plains climate unique?

The Center for Great Plains Studies is launching their latest book in the Great Plains Series called Great Plains Weather by Ken Dewey, who offers a historical climatology of extreme weather events plus his experiences on the road.

About the book

Great Plains Weather book cover
 
 
Weather Ambassador logo

A “Weather-Ready Nation” Ambassador

Improving the nation’s readiness, responsiveness, and overall resilience against extreme weather, water, and climate events

About WRN Ambassadors

 
 
Weatherfest demo table with attendees

Sponsors

  • College of Arts and Sciences
  • Geography program
  • Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences
  • Nebraska Extension
  • State Farm Insurance