Storm Team 8 Weather Experience: March 7, 2019

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KALAMAZOO, Mich. (WOOD) — The Storm Team 8 Weather Experience debuted in Kalamazoo on Thursday at the WOOD TV8 Kalamazoo studio.

First and second graders from Edison Environmental Science Academy joined Meteorologist Ellen Bacca to learn all about West Michigan weather. First graders from the classes of Ms. Baker and Ms. Hodgson had a chance to explore severe weather, from lightning to tornadoes.

In the afternoon, second graders from Ms. Zarei-King’s class got a surprise visit from Maranda before learning the science behind snowfall and severe storms.

The Storm Team 8 Weather Experience is held twice a month — once in Kalamazoo and once at the Media Arts Center in downtown Grand Rapids.

While most dates are filled for Spring 2019, those interested in signing up classes can inquire by emailing Please include “Storm Team 8 Weather Experience” in the subject line.

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