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Weather watchers prep for snow

...accurate seven-day forecast so Southeast residents can prep for the white stuff, said Warning Coordination Meteorologist Joel Curtis.Curtis said Tuesday he will likely be "staying after school" to interpret data for the forecast. An update was...
Juneauites learn how to survive a fall through the ice

...should be followed by throwing something to help the person get as much of their body out of the water as possible, said Joel Curtis, a volunteer with the Capital City Fire and Rescue special teams."The more you can get yourself out of the water...
This week's Fireside Lecture to focus on Attu Island

...Franz Mueter and Dan Lesh Feb. 1: "Weather, Currents and Rubber Duckies" with National Weather Service forecaster Joel Curtis Feb. 8: "Harbor Seals on the Move" with National Park Service biologist Jamie WombleFeb. 15: "Power to the People...
Juneau getting better at responding to glacial flooding, emergency programs manager says

...pretty confident that it wasn't going to be significantly worse than last year."Warning coordination meteorologist Joel Curtis, who is with the National Weather Service, said it is hard to determine the size of the opening through which glacially...
Borough panel talks emergency response

...added.Each alert message specifies the area to which a watch or warning pertains, National Weather Service forecaster Joel Curtis noted."It's important in the specific message to listen for the 'where,'" said Curtis. He also said anyone...
Boat show offers tips, prizes

...Rotary Boat and Sports show features some new educational and safety programs. Sound off on the important issues at Joel Curtis, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service in Juneau, will host seminars titled "What Were They Thinking...
Fireside Lecture highlights great waves of Alaska

...Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center auditorium. Attendees are invited to travel with National Weather Service Forecaster Joel Curtis around the gulf for a look at tsunamis that have happened in the past and those that may happen in the future. Curtis...
4-8 inches of snow expected overnight, this morning

...between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m., plus a reported 8 inches downtown, according to Warning Coordination Meteorologist Joel Curtis."It seems like for this particular November, we've got a good start on winter," Curtis said by phone. "We...
Fireside Lectures begin tonight at the glacier

...this same: the human and natural history of Southeast. This Friday's lecture, Ocean Waves, will be presented by Joel Curtis, warning coordination meteorologist with the National Weather Service in Juneau and a Yakutat surfer. Curtis will...
Fireside Lecture to focus on local earthquake and tsunamis preparedness

...the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center will be "Earthquakes, Tsunamis, and Preparedness for Juneau," presented by Joel Curtis, Warning Coordination Meteorologist for NWS, and Tom Mattice, City and Borough of Juneau Emergency Programs Manager...


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