April 23, 2014
CBS 11, TXA 21 AND THE TEXAS RANGERS PRESENT “WEATHER DAY”
FOR LOCAL STUDENTS
May 21 at Globe Life Park in Arlington
Dallas/Fort Worth – The CBS 11 Storm Team will present a special pre-game weather presentation to area school children attending the Wednesday, May 21 Texas Rangers game at Globe Life Park in Arlington. This marks the ninth consecutive year of what has become a springtime tradition in North Texas.
CBS 11 Chief Meteorologist Larry Mowry, along with CBS 11 Meteorologists Scott Padgett, Jeff Jamison and Jeff Ray, will host a one-hour class at approximately 10:00 a.m. The presentation will include:
- Information about severe weather safety and the difference between watches and warnings
- Interactive lessons on the solar system, thunderstorms and hail
- Experiments to teach students about cloud formation, air pressure and fronts
- Demonstrations of a National Weather Service weather balloon and the chroma key process
Admission to Weather Day is open to students with the purchase of a ticket to the May 21 Rangers game against Seattle (1:05 p.m. first pitch). Gates will open at 9:30 a.m.
For additional information regarding educational components of the program or to purchase discounted tickets for groups of 20 or more, contact the Rangers Group Sales office by calling 972-Rangers x3, or by emailing [email protected]. Families or individuals may purchase tickets by calling 817-273-5100 or online at www.texasrangers.com.
CBS 11 and TXA 21 are online at CBSDFW.com.