FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
December 8th, 2022
BAM Weather has been selected as the formal weather provider for Conner Prairie Museum.
GREENWOOD, IN – BAM Weather (BAMWX.COM) announced today that it will be providing weather data and forecasts to Conner Prairie Museum in Fishers, IN, home of one of the most visited outdoor museums in the Midwest. BAM Weather will provide weather data, forecasting and support for Conner Prairie’s operations to assist with imperative, weather-related decisions.
Weather is a crucial part of event and safety planning for events and venues across the country and Conner Prairie will utilize BAM’s 24/7, live meteorological consulting to aid in critical daily weather related decisions.
“Here at Conner Prairie the safety of our guests and staff is paramount and weather plays a big role in our safety planning,” said Tom Niswonger Associate Vice President, Facilities at Conner Prairie Museum. “We are constantly monitoring weather conditions and are very excited to begin a new partnership with BAMwx, which will be providing the latest most current weather data and access to a live meteorologist to make the most informed decisions to keep our guests and staff safe during both daily operations and special events.”
Officials at Conner Prairie will have exclusive access to BAM Weather’s state-of-the-art Weather Porthole platform. The platform will provide detailed weather data on both an hourly and daily basis using the country’s most accurate, hi-res conglomeration of computer models. Conner Prairie will also have access to 24/7 chat support from BAM’s team of meteorologists to aid in critical weather related decisions.
“As a Hoosier myself it’s always fun to partner with a big Indiana business,” said Michael Clark, Co-founder & CEO of BAMWx. “Conner Prairie is a place we all know and love and for me brings back childhood memories of school field trips. It brings me a great deal of excitement and gratitude knowing BAMWx will be providing this organization with the best weather data in the world to keep them well prepared and equipped to deal with Mother Nature’s fury!”
About BAM WX LLC:
BAMWx specializes in delivering a very simple yet unique and personal, location specific forecast. In addition to outdoor venues, BAMWx also provides forecasting services for industries including school districts, professional sports, motorsports, concerts, fairs and festivals, agricultural, snow removal, landscape, energy, and more. With a focus and extreme attention to detail in both short and long-term forecasting, BAM’s #1 goal is to assist customers in high cost decision support based on accurate weather analytics.
To learn more about BAMWx, visit BAMWX.com and weatherporthole.com.
Bret Walts, Chief Communications Officer
About Conner Prairie:
Spanning more than 1,000 wooded acres in Central Indiana, Conner Prairie welcomes more than 400,000 visitors of all ages annually. As Indiana’s first Smithsonian affiliate, Conner Prairie offers various outdoor, historically themed encounters and indoor experiential learning spaces that combine history and art with science, technology, engineering and math to offer an authentic look into history that shapes society today. Conner Prairie is a 501(c)3, nonprofit organization – accredited by the American Alliance of Museums – that relies on grants and philanthropic donations from individuals, corporations, and foundations for sustainability and growth. For more information visit ConnerPrairie.org.
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