Weather and Climate Resources
Popular weather products and services
National Weather Service API
National Weather Service’s application programming interface information
Get NWS weather forecasts on your mobile phone
Historic or certified weather data
The National Centers for Environmental Information manages all of the databases for NOAA’s oceanic, atmospheric, and geophysical data.
Past weather data: https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cdo-web/datatools/lcd
To order certified past weather data for use in a court of law, visit https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/customer-support/certification-data or call (828) 271-4800, then press “2”.
Quick links to climate and weather datasets, products, web pages and more: https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/data-access/quick-links
Program your NOAA Weather Radio
Aurora forecast from NOAA's Space Weather Prediction Center
National weather maps
This page has over 30 maps showing forecasts, current weather, observed highs and lows, etc. http://www.weather.gov/erh/gis_conus
Great Lakes Coastal Forecasting System
Heat Index Forecast
Heating Degree Days statistics
Hourly weather graph
Hurricanes and NOAA's National Hurricane Center
Hurricanes, frequently asked questions
Local snowfall possibilities 3 days before a storm
Population under a Watch, Warning or Advisory, updated hourly
Snow coverage, snowpack in the U.S.
Snow Probability/Winter Weather Days 1-3
Winter Weather Outlook Days 4-7
Weather basics: Severe weather 101
Satellite imagery, animation, photos and video
NOAA Environmental Visualization Lab
NOAA GOES Satellite Imagery Viewer
NOAA Photo Library
NOAA Satellite Imagery Archive
NWS Doppler Radar sites/LIVE radar
Aviation Weather Center
The Aviation Weather Center delivers consistent, timely and accurate weather information for the world airspace system. It is part of the National Centers for Environmental Prediction.
Weather records, weather-related fatalities, damage statistics
Billion Dollar Weather and Climate Disasters
This site, updated quarterly, tracks and evaluates climate events in the U.S. that have had great economic and societal impacts.
Fatalities and damages
National high and low temperature
Recent Daily Record reports
This site offers the most recently broken/tied records (past 72 hours) and is continuously updated by local forecast offices.
Potential records to be broken or tied, 7 days
Storm reports updated daily
Includes tornadoes, wind and hail reports
This site summarizes information about tornadoes that have occurred since 2000.
U.S. weather records
This site tallies weather records. It is searchable by date, month, state, etc. Information is updated daily.
Weather outlooks are longer-term forecasts, usually from two weeks to three months at a time.
U.S. Drought Outlook
El Nino-Southern Oscillation Discussion/ENSO Outlook
U.S. Hazards Outlook
U.S. Seasonal Outlook
Severe Weather Outlook
River gauge forecasts and levels
Climate data resources
Monthly climate reports
Climate data online
Climate stories, maps and images
National Climate Assessment
Help us build a Weather-Ready Nation
Awareness and preparedness information by season
Become a Storm Spotter or Cooperative Observer
Careers and internships
Student opportunities: https://www.noaa.gov/education/opportunities/student-opportunities
History: 150th Anniversary of the National Weather Service
Owlie: NWS education tools, weather safety and science
Weather-Ready Nation Ambassador program
Looking for something else?
NOAA’s National Weather Service
For the public
For reporters and other members of the media
National Weather Service Forecast Offices
NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information - Climate
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NOAA Climate.gov portal
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News & Features: firstname.lastname@example.org
Maps & Data: email@example.com
Teaching Climate: firstname.lastname@example.org