The Weather Weenie board was instituted in September of 1989 by Ian Baker, and
then joined by Mark Branson, and Ian Wittmeyer, as a way to honor/ridicule those
people who make comments incorporating atmospheric jargon into everyday
The idea of a Weather Weenie is not new. People here at the Colorado State
University Atmospheric Science Department have long used the name, but it is
only in the last few decades that they have been recorded for posterity.
The Official Board
How it Works
Related end-of-year award for best winners and previous year overall winners.
The Kinder Weenies
Kelley Wittmeyer : Weather Weenie of the Week List Maintainer