Meteorology Consulting & Weather Information

The Shade Tree Meteorology team provides a range of custom services, tailored to the unique needs of each client. Professional meteorologists with extensive experience issuing forecasts and radar-based severe weather warnings translates into exceptional skill at reconstructing weather events as a weather expert witness. Clear, non-technical (but scientifically sound) explanations of the what, where, when and why in thunderstorm events, flooding events, and winter storm events have proven extremely useful to clients in pretrial and courtroom testimony.

(We have provided a Case Conflicts Check for your convenience.)

Forensic Services

  • Meteorological reconstruction of past events:
    • Weather records retrieval and interpretation
    • Weather radar imagery interpretation
    • Detailed, scientifically accurate reports
    • Weather event descriptions in clear non-technical language
  • Expert Opinion Reports
  • Meteorology Expert Witness testimony

Consulting

  • Weather emergency plans for your business or organization
  • Severe weather risk assessment for your location
  • Climatologies / Weather statistics

Speaking / Seminars for Businesses and Schools

Topics such as:

  • Hazardous Weather Emergency Preparedness (creating readiness checklists, how to disseminate hazardous weather threats and information to employees, students, etc.),
  • Meteorology for Non-Meteorologists (how to teach specific weather-related topics to students, science project and lab ideas, etc.)
  • Climate Change (what is the state of the science and what does it mean for you?)

Presentation: "Be the Weather Guy: A guide to accessing and using public domain weather information via the World Wide Web (MS PowerPoint)

For the services of an experienced meteorologist, give us a call. We provide more services than are listed above.

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Determining when and why to contact a forensic meteorologist (infographic)

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The Weather Coalition
American Meteorological Society
Certified Consulting Meteorologist
NCIM
National Weather Association
Weather Ready Nation Ambassador