Weather links

Robert Rabin1

1NOAA/NSSL (Retired) and UW-Madison/CIMSS

This web page provides links for real-time weather conditions and forecasts

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Short-term conditions and Forecasts:

    Latest local weather forecast (NOAA/National Weather Service)
    Local weather forecasts and hazards
    Geostationary satellite (GOES-16 & 17) and NWS radar (College of DuPage)
    Satellite loops, super rapid scan (GOES-16) NOAA RAMMB
    NOAA National Weather Service (NWS) National Radar animations
    Alaska Montana Nebraska Leech Lake (MN) 1854 Treaty (MN) Oklahoma Kansas Four Corners

Severe Weather
NOAA Storm Prediction Center
         Hot Seat Warning Simulator (NSSL)    
NOAA National Hurricane Center
   Central Pacific Tropical Cyclones and Disturbances
      Joint Typhoon Warning Center (west Pacific)

    NOAA Space Weather

Precipitation and Flooding

    National Precipitation Forecasts (National Weather Service)
    Excessive Rainfall Forecasts (National Weather Service)
    Advanced Hydrologic Prediction Service (National Weather Service)
    National Snow Analyses (National Operational Hydrologic Remote Sensing Center
    Flooded Location & Simulated Hydrographs Project (NSSL, experimental)
    U.S. Hazards Outlook (Climate Prediction Center)

Fire Weather:
    Outlook (NOAA Storm Prediction Center)
    NWS Hazard Watch
    Incident Information Center: National Wildfire Coordination Group
    ERSI US Wildfire Activity Public Information Map
    Wildland Fire Assessment System (USFS):
   Current Fire Danger Classification
    Hazard Mapping System Fire and Smoke Product (from NOAA/NESDIS)
Air Quality
    Air quality forecast guidance (NOAA/National Weather Service)
    Infusing satellite data into environmental applications (NOAA/NESDIS, NASA)

Medium Range weather outlooks NOAA Climate Prediction Center:
     6-10 day
     8-14 day
     30 day

Agricultural Weather
    Daily Agricultural Weather (USDA & NOAA)
    Weekly Weather & Crop Bulletin
    Satellite-based Vegitation Health

National Integrated Drought Information System
U.S. Drought Monitor
    Satellite-based drought monitoring
Coast & Ocean Watch
   CoastWatch Data Portal
   OceanWatch Monitor

    Great Lakes Coastal Forecasting System (NOAA/Great Lakes Environmental Research Lab
Supplemental weather observations:
    Community Collaborative Rain, Hail & Snow Network
    Maps of weather observations: Mesowest
    Oklahoma Mesonet
    New York Mesonet

Customized regional information
    Alaska North Slope ( Utqiaġvik=Barrow, AK)
         Geostationary satellite imagery
               Latest visible imagery
    Arviat (ᐊᕐᕕᐊᑦ) region of Nunavut (ᓄᓇᕗᑦ) and the northwest Hudson Bay (Kangiqsualuk ilua)
         Latest visible imagery
    Arizona & Four Corners geostationary satellite imagery
         Latest visible imagery
    Ft. Belknap and northern Montana
         Geostationary satellite imagery
             Latest visible imagery
    Oklahoma geostationary satellite imagery
         Latest visible imagery
    Qiġiqtaq (Shishmaref), Alaska: weather, sea conditions & satellite imagery
            Visible images  Infrared images
    Kangiqtugaapik (ᑲᖏᖅᑐᒑᐱᒃ=Clyde River), Baffin Island, Canada: weather, sea conditions & satellite imagery
            Visible images 
  Infared images   

National Climate Assessment
    Fourth National Climate Assessment (2018)
        Tribes and Indigenous Peoples

Links to Mobile Web sites and Apps:

    NOAA National Ocean Service (NOS)
    NOAA National Weather Service (NWS)
RealEarth: display worldwide weather data (Space Science and Engineering Center, University of Wisconsin-Madison) (iOS) (Android)
    CoCoRaHS (Cooperative Rain, Hail, Snow Network
WxSat: display full-resolution weather satellite images (Space Science and Engineering Center) (iOS) (Android)

Apps for reporting weather information:
    Meteorological Phenomena Identiifcation Near the Ground, mPING (NOAA/National Severe Storms Lab): (iOS) (Android)
     CoCoRaHS Observer (Android) (iOS)
    GLOBE Observer: make environmental observations, GLOBE Clouds (NASA) (iOS) (Android)   

Disclaimer. The products from GOES or other satellites shown here are experimental. These have been generated within a research environment and are not intended to be considered operational. Timeliness, availability, and accuracy are sought but not guaranteed.

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