CBS 11 and the Texas Rangers present "Weather Day" for local students

May 14 at Globe Life Park in Arlington

Dallas/Fort Worth - CBS 11 meteorologists will present a special pre-game weather presentation to area school children attending the Thursday, May 14, Texas Rangers game at Globe Life Park in Arlington. This marks the tenth year of this springtime tradition in North Texas.

CBS 11 Chief Meteorologist Larry Mowry, along with CBS 11 Meteorologists Scott Padgett, Jeff Jamison, Jeff Ray and Lisa Villegas, 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 anyone with the purchase of a ticket to the May 14 Rangers game against Kansas City (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 grouptickets@texasrangers.com. Families or individuals may purchase tickets by calling 972-RANGERS or online at www.texasrangers.com.

CBS 11 is online at CBSDFW.com.