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MISCELLANEOUS INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND FORKS ND
1256 PM CDT MON SEP 15 2014

YOUR NWS NEEDS YOUR HELP WITH PRECIPITATION REPORTS. WE ARE LOOKING
FOR VOLUNTEER OBSERVERS IN SOUTHERN NELSON, EDDY AND GRIGGS
COUNTIES.

SPECIFICALLY WE ARE LOOKING FOR FOLKS IN THE BRANTFORD AND LAKE COE
AREAS OF EDDY COUNTY, BINFORD, SUTTON AND COOPERSTOWN AREAS OF
GRIGGS COUNTY AND THE EAST STUMP LAKE, PEKIN, MCVILLE AND KLOTEN
AREAS OF NELSON COUNTY.

YOUR NWS IS ASKING THAT YOU JOIN THE COLLABORATIVE COMMUNITY RAIN,
HAIL AND SNOW NETWORK, ALSO KNOWN AS COCORAHS. THIS IS A VOLUNTEER
NETWORK OF MEN, WOMEN AND YOUNG ADULTS WHO ARE INTERESTED IN
WEATHER. THE WEATHER INFORMATION COLLECTED BECOMES PART OF A
NATIONAL DATABASE THAT HELPS THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE, THE STATE
CLIMATOLOGIST, YOUR LOCAL WATERSHED AND MANY OTHERS KEEP TRACK OF
FLOODING RAINS OR DROUGHT MAKING DRY SPELLS. THE DATA ULTIMATELY
BENEFITS YOU BY HELPING YOU IN MANY WAYS.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED PLEASE VISIT THE COCORAHS WEB PAGE AT HTTP://
COCORAHS.ORG

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