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The Future of Forecasting: Building a Weather-Ready Nation on All Fronts

Date: Thursday, October 14, 2021 Time: 11:00 AM Location: Online via videoconferencing

Opening Statement 

Chairwoman Eddie Bernice Johnson (D-TX)


Dr. Louis Uccellini, Assistant Administrator for Weather Services and Director of the National Weather Service (NWS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) [Truth in Testimony]
Mr. Cardell Johnson, Acting Director, Natural Resources and Environment, U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) [Truth in Testimony]
Mr. John Werner, President, National Weather Service Employees Organization (NWSEO) [Truth in Testimony]
Mr. Erik Salna, Associate Director for Education and Outreach, International Hurricane Research Center, Extreme Events Institute, Florida International University [Truth in Testimony]

Additional Materials

Hearing Charter

GAO Report: National Weather Service - Additional Actions Needed to Improve the Agency's Reform Efforts