DOINews: SE CSC Hosts a Discussion with Peter Thorne

Last edited 4/26/2016

On Monday, March 25, the SE CSC will host an informal discussion with Peter Thorne of NOAA's National Climatic Data Center. The event will be held at 2:30-3:30 PM Eastern at 123 David CLark Labs, NC State University.

Peter is with NOAA's National Climatic Data Center and the Cooperative Institute for Climate and Satellites. This will be a unique opportunity to interact with Peter on an informal basis, a conversation, on international coordination of climate data, the use of instrumentation records, his interest in citizen science and science communication. Peter was a lead author in the draft report of the National Climate Assessment's Chapter 2: "Our Changing Climate" which is currently out for public review. See:

He is also involved in the following:
•Co-chair, GCOS Working Group on GCOS Reference Upper Air Network -
•Chair, International Surface Temperature Initiative -
AND affliated with: - crowdsourcing historical tropical storm intensity estimates