TORRO Autumn Conference 2013

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TORRO Autumn Conference 2013

Postby jonathan webb » 2013 Oct 06, 15:08

TORRO Autumn Conference
Saturday 12 October 2013
Oxford Brookes University: Headington Campus, Gipsy Lane, Oxford, OX3 0BP
GIBBS Building: Room G116

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TORRO invites you to their Autumn Conference 2013. Entry is £5 for TORRO members and £10 for non members. All are welcome but advance registration is required. If you would like to attend please follow instructions below.

1030 Registration desk opens (Refreshment facilities nearby)

1100-1110 Welcome to the conference and introductions
1110-1140 Frequency and Spatial Distribution of tornadoes in the UK (Peter Kirk, David Smart and Tim Prosser)
1140-1210 Lightning Injuries and Deaths in the UK: new insights (Derek Elsom)
1210-1240 The Polar Low and South Coast Snowfall of December 1967- reanalysis simulations (David Smart)
1240-1245 Summary of morning session
1245-1400 LUNCH AND INFORMAL WEATHER DISCUSSIONS (Basic refreshment facilities nearby)
An opportunity to talk to other participants and to show your weather-related photos and to make new contacts
TORRO EXHIBITION (inc posters)
1400-1430 TORRO Site investigations: tornadoes, downbursts and flash floods (Matt Clark).
1430-1515 Tornadoes in 2013; tornado classifications and The El Reno tornado (Paul Knightley)
1515-1530 Tea Break
1530-1615 Footage of USA storms during the 2013 season, including the Moore tornado (Pete Scott and Steve Landsell)

1545-1615 Images and weather photography, discussion
1615-1630 Day summary, questions, Meeting closes 1630


Please email with your name and the name of any others who are attending with you

NAME: ________________________________________

EMAIL: _______________________________________________

TORRO MEMBERSHIP NUMBER (if applicable): ___________

Please make payment at the desk on the day

I will be bringing ________(number) of extra people with me.
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