WxChallenge - NCAR team forming for 2011-2012 season

The 2011-2012 WxChallenge begins soon, and NCAR will once again have a team entry in the contest.  Last year's team finished 11th out of 50 colleges and universities around the country, hosted by the University of Oklahoma.

No experience is necessary, this is a for-fun competition to "forecast the maximum and minimum temperatures, precipitation, and maximum wind speeds for select U.S. cities."  The time commitment is minimal, and there are team and individual awards for each forecast city and overall.

Come join in the fun and help NCAR fight for forecasting victory.

Will this event be webcast to the public by NCAR|UCAR?: 
Announcement Timing: 
September 12, 2011 to September 16, 2011