NWS Honors Uncompahgre Valley Water Users Assoc.

Apr 5th @ 4:52 pm in News by Scott Staley

uncompahgre valley water users assoc

The National Weather Service is honoring Montrose’s Uncompahgre Valley Water Users Association for an extensive amount of volunteer work.  Since 1911 the association has been providing volunteer observations by reporting daily temperatures and precipitation data.  Across the country there are nearly 11 thousand volunteer weather spotters reporting their figures to the weather service but the Uncompahgre Valley Water Users Assoc. stands out from the rest.  According to Doug Crowley of the Nat’l Weather Service they have had a very good rapport with the Assoc. for all these years and all the information they provide not only gives them the info they need but helps them predict future trends….