Benjamin Shultz

Disinformation & Artificial Intelligence Researcher


Curriculum vitae




Weather Spotting


Ben serves in a (very) part-time capacity as a trained SKYWARN Severe Weather Spotter for the National Weather Service (NWS). In total, Ben's weather reporting has reached more than 100,000 people, via X, the Washington Post's Capital Weather Gang, local news channels, and NWS text products. Below are a few of Ben's featured reports.

19 January 2024

Capitol Hill snowfall measurements featured on Fox 5 Good Day DC.
Capitol Hill snowfall measurements featured in the Washington Post's Capital Weather Gang 19 January report.

22 January 2021

Severe weather alert for snowfall of 2" per hour included in NWS Binghamton's Public Information Statement



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