Oral history interview with John Horel, conducted by Becky B. Lloyd (transcript)

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Title Oral history interview with John Horel, conducted by Becky B. Lloyd (transcript)
Creator Horel, John
Contributor Llyod, Becky B.
Date 2013-10-25
Spatial Coverage Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, United States
Subject Great Salt Lake (Utah); Meteorology; Atmosphere--Research
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Description Dr. Horel was born and grew up in Eureka, California. He attended Humboldt State, received his bachelor's degree from San Jose State and a PhD in meteorology from the University of Washington. He worked as an assistant research professor at Scripps Institute of Oceanography before joining the faculty at the University of Utah. Dr. Horel's research interests include weather and climate of the western United States, data assimilation, fire weather, Great Salt Lake studies, cold air pools, and periods of poor air quality in valleys and basins. In this interview, he talks about the combination of weather and atmospheric effects influenced by the Great Salt Lake and the Wasatch Mountains. Dr. Horel relates personal experiences he has had with the Lake. He also talks about his work with the National Weather Service and other entities during the 2002 Winter Olympics held in Salt Lake City.
Collection Number and Name A1310 Great Salt Lake Oral History Collection
Type Text
Format application/pdf
Extent 33 pages
Language eng
Rights https://rightsstatements.org/page/InC-NC/1.0/
Rights Holder Horel, John
Relation https://archiveswest.orbiscascade.org/ark:80444/xv48007
ARK ark:/87278/s6k3g5qx
Genre oral histories (literary works)
Is Part of Everett L. Cooley Oral History Project
Setname uum_gslohc
Date Created 2021-12-17
Date Modified 2021-12-17
ID 1732674
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6k3g5qx