Author, Speaker, Weather Expert

Go beyond the radar as distinguished scientist Mike Smith takes you on a journey that intrigues, inspires, educates and entertains. A leader and innovator in the science of meteorology, Mike has a rare gift for combining leading-edge science and a knowledge of business with stories about people and events that are shaping the very way we live. One of the creators of the modern storm warning system and author of two books, “Warnings: The True Story of How Science Tamed the Weather” and “When the Sirens Were Silent,” Mike is a superb speaker and writer with a rare gift for making the scientific and technical understandable and interesting. From the heartwarming to the heart-wrenching and everything in between, Mike, above all, captivates.

Mike holds the highest awards in the science of meteorology, 19 patents, board certification and other honors too numerous to mention. Mike is the expert on extreme weather and its effects on people and businesses. Whether looking for entertainment, inspiration or enhanced profitability, Mike will leave a lasting impression on your audience and your business.