PMM Speaker Series

Tom Shyka of NERACOOS talks marine weather July 25

Jul 07, 2019
NERACOOS weather buoy.

Searsport — Tom Shyka, product and engagement manager at Northeastern Regional Association of Coastal Ocean Observing Systems, will speak at Penobscot Marine Museum Thursday, July 25, at 6 p.m.

NERACOOS provides weather and ocean data to fishers and commercial shippers determining if conditions are safe for passage, and to emergency managers issuing storm warnings.

At PMM, Shyka will talk about weather reporting to ships and interesting weather patterns observed through the NERACOOS buoy data. The presentation will take place in Penobscot Marine Museum’s Old Vestry, 2 Church St., Searsport. The cost is $5 for museum members and $8 for general admission.

PMM’s 2019 Speaker Series has been made possible thanks to support from Hamilton Marine. For more information, visit penobscotmarinemuseum.org or call 207-548-2529.

 

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