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National Wind Institute to Open 100th West Texas Mesonet Station

Glenys Young

November 2, 2016

A ribbon cutting is scheduled for Friday morning.


West Texas Mesonet

WHAT: Ribbon cutting for the 100th station of the West Texas Mesonet Network

WHEN: 10 a.m. Friday (Nov. 4)

WHERE: Moore Crop Insurance Agency,
127 W. Broadway, New Home, Texas

From Lubbock, head south on U.S. 87 for 18 miles to Lynn County. Turn right on FM 211 and travel six miles to the intersection of New Home. The station will be visible on the left in the far open corner of the field.

DETAILS: Transportation will be provided from the covered parking area to the station. The event will include a reception and photo opportunities.

CONTACT: Wes Burgett, research associate, National Wind Institute, Texas Tech University, (806) 632-5530 or wesley.burgett@ttu.edu

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