Submission Preparation ChecklistAs part of the submission process, authors are required to check off their submission's compliance with all of the following items, and submissions may be returned to authors that do not adhere to these guidelines.
MessagesThe 'Messages' section contains information about the Journal, messages from the Weather Modification Association, and 'In Memory' notes about people in the weather modification community.
Scientific PapersArticles published in the 'Scientific Papers' section of the Journal of Weather Modification are peer-reviewed by experts which provide recommendation to the Journal Editor who decided if the article is acceptable for publication. Articles should report result from using the scientific method to understand some aspect of weather modification or related field. If reviewers suggest that an article does not have a sufficient scientific content, the Editor may suggest to authors to move the article to the Journal's Technical Notes and Corrspondence section.
Technical Notes and Correspondence
Articles published in the 'Technical Notes and Correspondence' section of the Journal of Weather Modification should be of general interest to the Weather Modification community but are generally not scientific in nature. Reports on some technical aspects of conducting a weather modification or related field are included in this section, along with reports on a particular operational program. Articles are peer-reviewed with a lessor science criteria than Scientific Papers but may include two reviewers. The Editor's final determination will be based on consideration of reviewer comments and the content being of general interest to the Weather Modification community.