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Our statement supporting forecasters

The National Weather Association understands that operational forecasting can be very difficult at times. Forecasters must carefully consider and weigh a myriad of factors, including rapidly updating model guidance, observations, model trends, climatology, and the forecasters' own experiences, to prepare the most accurate forecast possible, working within the limits of the science. It is advantageous…
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Member Benefit

Did you know that the NWA lists jobs from equal opportunity employers at no cost to the employer for the benefit of NWA members? Check out the Jobs Corner right here!  
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Life’s Moving Pretty Fast

President’s Message Gail Hartfield We are (hopefully) heading over the hump of the 2016-2017 winter weather season with the heart of severe weather season rapidly approaching. That famously astute philosopher Ferris Bueller once said, “Life moves pretty fast. If you don’t stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it.” One could…
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March Webinar

The NWA March Webinar will be held on Wednesday, March 8, 2017 at 11am EST/10am CST. Title: Should weather messaging wear uniforms? The role of consistency versus uniformity of visuals and messaging within the weather community. Hosted by the NWA Societal Impacts Committee. We often hear the word “consistency” in the weather community, but what…
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