CBC 11 & Texas Rangers present "Weather Day" for local students

May 18 at Globe Life Park in Arlington

CBS 11 meteorologists will present an educational pre-game weather presentation to area schoolchildren attending the Thursday, May 18, Texas Rangers game at Globe Life Park in Arlington. This marks the 12th year of this springtime tradition in North Texas.
 
CBS 11 Meteorologists Scott Padgett, Jeff Jamison and Jeff Ray will host a "Texas Weather Experts" class, with special appearances by Rangers Captain and the Six-Shooters squad, at approximately 10:00 a.m. The presentation will include interactive lessons, demonstrations and experiments designed to teach students about the following topics:

  • Severe weather safety
  • Understanding watches and warnings
  • Cloud formation
  • The jet stream
  • The solar system
  • Weather balloons
  • The chroma key process

Admission to Weather Day is open to anyone with the purchase of a ticket to the May 18th Rangers game against the Phillies (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, The Ones for Texas, is online at CBSDFW.com.