Lufft searches for weather expert with passion

Are you fascinated with weather events of any kind? Do you spend a lot of time studying the beauty and raw power of the weather? Do you call yourself an amateur meteorologist and are interested in all things to do with weather and the climate? Then we’d like to challenge you to take part in our search for “Passionate Weather Experts”.

Whether you’re in school, at university, or a teacher, show us your enthusiasm for dramatic weather phenomena. In addition to the “2012 Lufft Weather Expert” title, the winner will also receive a professional compact weather station, including installation and personal training – a packaged valued at more then € 3,000.

Applying is as easy as:

Apply by sharing a great photo of some great weather observed during your last trip, a homemade weather video, or a poem about the never-ending rains of summer. The form doesn’t matter—it’s the idea that counts. Application can be submitted via the LUFFT Facebook fan page (, Twitter (@LufftOnline), or by  email to

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Learn More about the Main Prize

The weather station being offered as the main prize is part of the successful LUFFT WS family of products. The intelligent data collector with a digital interface for environmental applications has been a best selling device for years in the field of environmental data collection. The data station consists of the WS501-UMB compact weather station as well as the WTB100 precipitation sensor. The complex weather station can be used to create regional and local weather forecasts or to conduct weather-related experiments.

The station measures air temperature, relative humidity, electromagnetic radiation, air pressure, and the wind direction and speed. The relative humidity is calculated with a sensor while the air temperature is measured with a precise NTC thermometer. Wind data is collected with modern ultrasonic sensors. The environmental data is analyzed once a minute. The data measured by the station can then be published on one’s homepage and updated on a continuous basis or transferred to a weather center.

The entire LUFFT team is looking forward to many creative applications!

Terms and Conditions: No legal remedies are available; the choice of winner is final. The grand prize does not have a cash equivalent and none will be paid out. Deadline for entries is 10/15/2012 at 11:59 p.m. The winner will be informed by email, facebook or twitter and must accept the prize no later than one month after the drawing. If this does not happen, the prize claim is canceled. Applications sent by email may be published by LUFFT on its Facebook fan page and Twitter feed. For any questions, concerns, or complaints, please email us at
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