Weather and Forecasting Links

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Outside Links

NOAA/NWS

http://www.spc.noaa.gov/ Storm Prediction Center

http://www.spc.noaa.gov/products/fire_wx/overview.html SPC Fire

http://www.weather.gov National Weather Service

http://www.crh.noaa.gov/unr/ National Weather Service Rapid City

http://www.erh.noaa.gov/er/btv/html/imet02/latest.htm NWS Incident Meteorologist

http://www.weather.gov/aq/sectors/conus.php NOAA Air Quality Forecasts

http://www.arl.noaa.gov/smoke_forecast.php NOAA Smoke Forecasts

http://airnow.gov/ EPA Air Quality Forecasts

http://www.cpc.ncep.noaa.gov/products/global_monitoring/precipitation/global_precip_accum.shtml Precipitation Accumulation Maps

http://www.cpc.ncep.noaa.gov/products/global_monitoring/temperature/global_temp_accum.shtml Temperature Time Series

http://eyewall.met.psu.edu/cgi-bin/mrfmos.cgi?stn=Choose&stn2=kabr&display=Latest+Time-Series NCEP Temp/Precip Trends for KUNR

http://gacc.nifc.gov/rmcc/predictive/weather.html RMCC Weather Site

http://www.spc.noaa.gov/exper/dryt/ SPC Exp. Dry Thunderstorm Site

 

Upper Air Maps and Charts

http://hoot.metr.ou.edu/upperair/ Hoot(OU) Upper Air

http://www.spc.noaa.gov/exper/soundings/ SPC Upper AIR

https://www.weatheroffice.gc.ca/data/analysis/sai_50.gif 500mb Chart (Large Polar Sector)

http://www.rap.ucar.edu/weather/upper/ RAP/UCAR Upper Air (includes profilers)

http://weather.uwyo.edu/upperair/sounding.html Wyoming Soundings (Good for archived soundings)

 

Surface Maps

http://climate.sdstate.edu/awdn/current/realtime.asp SDSU Surface Observations (Statewide locations)

http://rap.ucar.edu/weather/surface/ Rap/UCAR Surface

http://hoot.metr.ou.edu/surface/ Hoot(OU) Surface

http://www.hpc.ncep.noaa.gov/sfc/lrgnamsfcwbg.gif HPC 3 hour Surface Analysis

http://sddot.meridian-enviro.com/public/ South Dakota DOT Surface Stations (from Meridian Env. Tech. and SD DOT)

http://mesowest.utah.edu/index.html Mesowest

 

Radar

http://www.weather.gov/radar_tab.php NWS RIDGE

http://www.rap.ucar.edu/weather/radar RAP/UCAR Radar

http://www.weather.cod.edu/analysis/analysis.radar.html COD Single Site Radar Data

 

Satellite

http://weather.cod.edu/analysis/analysis.1kmvis.html COD 1km High Res Satellite

http://weather.cod.edu/analysis/satrad.regional.html COD Regional Satellite

http://rap.ucar.edu/weather/satellite/ RAP/UCAR GOES-12 and GOES-10 Satellite

http://wwwghcc.msfc.nasa.gov/GOES/goeseastconus.html NASA Interactive Satellite

http://www.goes.noaa.gov/ NOAA GOES Website

http://cimss.ssec.wisc.edu/goes/realtime/grtmain.html#ozone CIMSS Website (TCO, etc)

 

Forecasting/Models

http://www.nco.ncep.noaa.gov/pmb/nwprod/analysis/ NCEP Models

http://rap.ucar.edu/weather/model/ RAP/UCAR Models

http://weather.cod.edu/forecast/ COD Model Products

http://wxcaster.com/etaskewts.htm Earl's New Model Skew-T Web Page (Forecast Soundings)

http://www.nssl.noaa.gov/wrf/ NSSL WRF Forecast Simulated Radar Reflectivity

http://www.orbit.nesdis.noaa.gov/smcd/opdb/goes/soundings/skewt/html/skewtus.html NESDIS Satellite Derived Soundings

http://www.atmos.albany.edu/index.php?d=wx_nwp Albany Dynamic Tropopause Maps

http://www.cdc.noaa.gov/map/images/ens/spag_nhbg_animation.html Spaghetti Plot

http://spc.noaa.gov/exper/mesoanalysis/ SPC Mesoanalysis Page

http://w1.spc.woc.noaa.gov/exper/sref/ SPC SREF

http://meteocentre.com/models/modelscep_e.html CEP / ECMWF 0-240h

http://www.cdc.noaa.gov/map/images/ens_jsw/ens_jsw.html#us CDC Reforecast Model Products

http://www.fs.fed.us/rmc/ Rocky Mountain Center USDA FS

http://www.cefa.dri.edu/Operational_Products/MOS/txtmosfcsts.php GACC GFS Model Products

https://afweather.afwa.af.mil/weather/met/met_home.html USAF Products (Includes Turbulence)

http://www.crh.noaa.gov/unr/?n=sfc RAP NWS Local Application Output

http://www.emc.ncep.noaa.gov/mmb/mpyle/cent4km/v2/ NCEP EMC WRF (includes simulated reflectivity)

http://ggweather.com/loops/ukmet_all_00z.htm UKMET 5-day Model Output

http://www.wrf-model.org/plots/realtime_nest.php WRF Model Output (Rocky Mountain Region)

 

Climate

http://www.wrcc.dri.edu/index.html Western Regional Climate Center

http://www.hprcc.unl.edu/ High Plains Regional Climate Center

 

 

Darren R. Clabo * State Fire Meteorologist/Instructor * Institute of Atmospheric Sciences

South Dakota School of Mines & Technology * 501 East Saint Joseph Street * Rapid City, SD 57701

darren.clabo@sdsmt.edu * (O) 605-394-1996 * (C) 605-381-9253