Weather Interpretation And Forecasting Workshop Helps Boaters Practice Safety At Sea
Contact:  Kirsten Weir
603-749-1565
NH Sea Grant
March 9, 2006

DURHAM, N.H. -- Weather conditions at sea can change quickly, putting boaters at risk. Learn how to prepare yourself at the Weather Interpretation and Forecasting Workshop on Tuesday, March 21, from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. at the Urban Forestry Center in Portsmouth. Part of NH Sea Grant’s “Safety at Sea” training series, the workshop is free and open to the public.

Special guest speaker John Cannon, of the National Weather Service in Gray, ME, will share his expertise. The workshop will be a valuable safety tool for recreational boaters, fishermen and anyone who spends time on the water.

For more information, contact NH Sea Grant extension specialist Ken LaValley (ken.lavalley@unh.edu; 603.862.4343).