RSS Storm Prediction Center (NOAA/NWS)

  • SPC MD 1670 July 17, 2024
    MD 1670 CONCERNING SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 552... FOR EASTERN PA/NORTHERN NJ INTO WESTERN NEW ENGLAND Mesoscale Discussion 1670 NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK 0250 PM CDT Wed Jul 17 2024 Areas affected...Eastern PA/northern NJ into western New England Concerning...Severe Thunderstorm Watch 552... Valid 171950Z - 172145Z The severe weather threat for Severe Thunderstorm Watch […]
  • SPC MD 1669 July 17, 2024
    MD 1669 CONCERNING SEVERE POTENTIAL...WATCH UNLIKELY FOR PARTS OF NORTH TX INTO THE ARKLATEX REGION Mesoscale Discussion 1669 NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK 0200 PM CDT Wed Jul 17 2024 Areas affected...Parts of north TX into the ArkLaTex region Concerning...Severe potential...Watch unlikely Valid 171900Z - 172100Z Probability of Watch Issuance...20 percent SUMMARY...Storms capable of […]
  • SPC MD 1671 July 17, 2024
    MD 1671 CONCERNING SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 553... FOR NORTHERN VIRGINIA AND MARYLAND Mesoscale Discussion 1671 NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK 0326 PM CDT Wed Jul 17 2024 Areas affected...Northern Virginia and Maryland Concerning...Severe Thunderstorm Watch 553... Valid 172026Z - 172200Z The severe weather threat for Severe Thunderstorm Watch 553 continues. SUMMARY...The severe thunderstorm threat […]
  • SPC Severe Thunderstorm Watch 553 Status Reports July 17, 2024
    WW 0553 Status Updates STATUS REPORT ON WW 553 THE SEVERE WEATHER THREAT CONTINUES ACROSS THE ENTIRE WATCH AREA. ..HALBERT..07/17/24 ATTN...WFO...LWX...PHI...AKQ...RNK... STATUS REPORT FOR WS 553 SEVERE WEATHER THREAT CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS DEC001-003-005-172140- DE . DELAWARE COUNTIES INCLUDED ARE KENT NEW CASTLE SUSSEX DCC001-172140- DC . DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA COUNTIES INCLUDED ARE DISTRICT […]
  • SPC Severe Thunderstorm Watch 553 July 17, 2024
    WW 553 SEVERE TSTM DC DE MD NJ VA WV CW 171840Z - 180200Z URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED Severe Thunderstorm Watch Number 553 NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK 240 PM EDT Wed Jul 17 2024 The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a * Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of District Of Columbia […]
  • SPC Jul 17, 2024 2000 UTC Day 1 Convective Outlook July 17, 2024
    SPC 2000Z Day 1 Outlook Day 1 Convective Outlook NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK 0258 PM CDT Wed Jul 17 2024 Valid 172000Z - 181200Z ...THERE IS A SLIGHT RISK OF SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS FOR PORTIONS OF THE MID-ATLANTIC AND SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND...AND PARTS OF THE CENTRAL HIGH PLAINS... ...SUMMARY... Damaging thunderstorm gusts appear most […]
  • SPC Day 2 Fire Weather Outlook July 17, 2024
    SPC Day 2 Fire Weather Outlook Day 2 Fire Weather Outlook NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK 0249 PM CDT Wed Jul 17 2024 Valid 181200Z - 191200Z Isolated dry thunderstorm chances were expanded northeastward into western and central Montana. Thunderstorm activity will spread into the region late evening on Thursday. Forecast soundings indicate increasing […]
  • SPC Severe Thunderstorm Watch 552 Status Reports July 17, 2024
    WW 0552 Status Updates STATUS REPORT ON WW 552 THE SEVERE WEATHER THREAT CONTINUES ACROSS THE ENTIRE WATCH AREA. ..HALBERT..07/17/24 ATTN...WFO...OKX...BOX...ALY...GYX...PHI...BGM...CTP... STATUS REPORT FOR WS 552 SEVERE WEATHER THREAT CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS CTC001-003-005-007-009-011-013-015-172040- CT . CONNECTICUT COUNTIES INCLUDED ARE FAIRFIELD HARTFORD LITCHFIELD MIDDLESEX NEW HAVEN NEW LONDON TOLLAND WINDHAM MAC003-009-011-013-015-017-027-172040- MA . MASSACHUSETTS […]
  • SPC Severe Thunderstorm Watch 552 July 17, 2024
    WW 552 SEVERE TSTM CT MA NH NJ NY PA VT CW 171700Z - 180000Z URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED Severe Thunderstorm Watch Number 552 NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK 100 PM EDT Wed Jul 17 2024 The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a * Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of Connecticut Massachusetts […]
  • SPC Jul 17, 2024 1730 UTC Day 2 Convective Outlook July 17, 2024
    SPC 1730Z Day 2 Outlook Day 2 Convective Outlook NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK 1229 PM CDT Wed Jul 17 2024 Valid 181200Z - 191200Z ...THERE IS A MARGINAL RISK OF SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS IN SOUTHEAST VIRGINIA AN PARTS OF THE CAROLINAS...AND IN THE CENTRAL/SOUTHERN HIGH PLAINS... ...SUMMARY... Isolated strong to severe thunderstorms are possible […]

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PREPARING FOR A PANDEMIC: Practical Ideas for the Rest of Us

As the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) which originated in Wuhan, China continues to spread, people are increasingly concerned that this virus could herald the start of a pandemic infection. Little is still known about the biology of the virus, and the virulence of the infection due to limited information coming out of China. Without appropriate information […]

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Avoiding Viral Respiratory Diseases – Coronavirus, Influenza and Others: January 2020

Coronavirus Outbreak – Ways To Protect Yourself and Your Family The novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) that has its origins in the city of Wuhan in China is a new virus in the family of Coronaviridae. These viruses contain a single strand of positive RNA and are responsible for causing a variety of illnesses in animals and […]

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Red Flag Warnings and Readiness

September is National Preparedness Month This week, and later in the fall, the North Winds, Sundowner Winds, or Santa Ana Winds (depending on where you live in California) will begin blowing across the state bringing low humidity and gusty conditions across the mountain ranges and down in to coastal cities. Some of the worst fires […]

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It’s Too Darn Hot!

July is rapidly coming to a close, and much of the United States has been under heat advisories due to historically high temperatures. While much of the Midwest and East suffered dangerously hot temperatures last weekend (July 20-21), this weekend (July 27-28) the West coast has its turn. Heat and Exercise When the weather is […]