Antarctic Meteorological Research Center & Automatic Weather Stations Project

The Antarctic Meteorological Research Center (AMRC) and Automatic Weather Station (AWS) program are United States Antarctic Program (USAP) sister projects focusing on observational Antarctic meteorological research, providing real-time and archived meteorological data and observations, and supporting a network of automatic weather stations in Antarctica.

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  • 2021-10-08: Check out Dr. Lazzara's interview with BBC News where they discuss Antarctica's coldest winter on record and the continent's extreme temperature variability. » More
  • 2021-07-03: A new record maximum temperature recorded in the Antarctic has been verified. A rapid response team has formed to monitor and analyze new records. Read about the most recent temperature records on the World Meteorological Organization's website. » More
  • 2021-06-01: There is one week left to register for the 6th Workshop on Antarctic Meteorology and Climate (WAMC) & the Year of Polar Prediction in the Southern Hemisphere (YOPP-SH)! The Registration deadline is now on June 7, 2021. » More

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