Tuesday, July 25, 6:00 - 9:00 PM   Welcome Reception
Wednesday, July 26, 8:30 AM - 4:50 PM   Day 1
Thursday, July 27, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM   Day 2
Friday, July 28, 8:30 AM - 12:15 PM   Day 3


DoubleTree by Hilton Davenport
111 E 2nd St.
Davenport, IA 52801


Kevin Brinson - kbrinson@udel.edu
Beth Hall - bethhall@purdue.edu
Nathan Edwards - nathan.edwards@sdstate.edu
Sytske Kimball - skimball@southalabama.edu
Chip Redmond - christopherredmond@k-state.edu
Megan Schargorodski - megan.schargorodski@tn.gov
Austin Pearson - pearsona@purdue.edu


The American Association of State Climatologists (AASC) mesonet committee will be hosting a mesonet meeting July 26-28, 2023, in Davenport, IA.  This will be an in-person gathering open to all members of the mesonet community, data partners, and vendors. We have an open and interactive agenda planned with a mixture of business and networking.

Meeting Goals:

  • Strengthen relationships amongst the mesonet community
  • Increase awareness about mesonet programs, funding ideas, tools, and products
  • Hear from other mesonet groups as they share learned lessons and best management practices
  • Build connections of mesonet related resources

Meeting Topics:

  • AASC Mesonet Recognition Program
  • Updates to the AASC Mesonet Best Practices document
  • Funding ideas and opportunities
  • Development of a professional mentoring/training program
  • AASC Mesonet website, promotion, and marketing
  • Updates from key partners

Meeting Agenda:

NIDIS Soil Moisture Workshop

The National Integrated Drought Information System (NIDIS) will be hosting a soil moisture workshop taking place on Tuesday, July 25 at the same venue. Visit the NIDIS Soil Moisture Workshop page for information.

AASC Mesonet Community Meeting Sponsors & Organizers

Campbell Scientific Kisters
Acclima NIDIS
Synoptic Apogee
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