RSS Storm Prediction Center (NOAA/NWS)

  • SPC Day 2 Fire Weather Outlook December 9, 2022
    SPC Day 2 Fire Weather Outlook Day 2 Fire Weather Outlook NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK 0157 AM CST Fri Dec 09 2022 Valid 101200Z - 111200Z ...NO CRITICAL AREAS... ...Synopsis... In the mid levels, zonal flow is forecast to continue across the Rockies and southern High Plains D2/Sat. A shortwave trough will move […]
  • SPC - No watches are valid as of Fri Dec 9 07:59:01 UTC 2022 December 9, 2022
    No watches are valid as of Fri Dec 9 07:59:01 UTC 2022.
  • SPC Day 1 Fire Weather Outlook December 9, 2022
    SPC Day 1 Fire Weather Outlook Day 1 Fire Weather Outlook NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK 0155 AM CST Fri Dec 09 2022 Valid 091200Z - 101200Z ...NO CRITICAL AREAS... ...Synopsis... Across the CONUS, active mid-level flow is expected to remain in place today as a shortwave trough crosses the southern and central Rockies […]
  • SPC Dec 9, 2022 0700 UTC Day 2 Convective Outlook December 9, 2022
    SPC 0700Z Day 2 Outlook Day 2 Convective Outlook NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK 0101 AM CST Fri Dec 09 2022 Valid 101200Z - 111200Z ...NO SEVERE THUNDERSTORM AREAS FORECAST... ...SUMMARY... Appreciable severe-weather risk is not apparent over the U.S. on Saturday. ...Discussion... As an eastern Pacific upper trough digs southeastward toward the West […]
  • SPC Dec 9, 2022 0600 UTC Day 1 Convective Outlook December 9, 2022
    SPC 1200Z Day 1 Outlook Day 1 Convective Outlook NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK 1139 PM CST Thu Dec 08 2022 Valid 091200Z - 101200Z ...NO SEVERE THUNDERSTORM AREAS FORECAST... ...SUMMARY... Severe weather is not forecast across the U.S. on Friday. ...Discussion... Stubborn upper ridge remains anchored over the Gulf of Mexico late this […]
  • SPC MD 1998 December 9, 2022
    MD 1998 CONCERNING HEAVY SNOW FOR NORTHERN IOWA...ADJACENT SOUTHERN MINNESOTA AND SOUTHEASTERN SOUTH DAKOTA Mesoscale Discussion 1998 NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK 1136 PM CST Thu Dec 08 2022 Areas affected...northern Iowa...adjacent southern Minnesota and southeastern South Dakota Concerning...Heavy snow Valid 090536Z - 090930Z SUMMARY...Heavy snow rates on the order of 1-2 inches per […]

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Map showing some of the current distribution 2019-nCoV cases (1-31-2020)

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 […]