What others are saying


USA Today: USA saw fewest lightning deaths on record in 2013

Pentagraph.com: Best-spent dollar? Here's a nomination

Coast Guard Blog: Detailed Weather Briefings Ensure Mission Safety

University of Wisconsin: NWS Director Dr. Louis Uccellini Speaks to Weather-Ready Nation Town Hall

Washington Post: National Hurricane Center gives storm surge modeling a major boost

ComputerWorld: NOAA goes live with new weather supercomputers

ScienceOmega: The Space Weather Way Forward

Fox 5 Interview: Chris Strong on Wireless Emergency Alerts

GovExec: Officials Showcase Weather Service’s Value in Time of Austerity

Washington Post: Senator Mikulski touts National Weather Service computer upgrades 

The Verge: Wireless emergency alert texts going live this month on AT&T, Verizon, and other carriers

NewsOK: Weather radios help save lives in severe storms

CBS News: Predicting the tornado: How science can change lives

Washington Post: Five myths about tornadoes

Washington Post: National Hurricane Center trying to better explain the complex, dangerous storm surge

Reuters: National Weather Service gets big computing boost

KOCO: President thanks weather experts for lifesaving work (Norman, OK)

USA Today: Weather service expands severe weather warnings

Washington Post: Talking leadership with the head of the National Weather Service

The Weather Channel: NOAA Says Mixed Bag of Spring Weather Coming

Wired: Severe Weather Preparedness Week

Huffington Post: 2012 Extreme Weather Sets Records, Fits Climate Change Forecasts

Washington Post: National Weather Service proposes revised language for simplifying winter weather statements

Weather Underground: Sandy assessment ready to go

Science (AAAS): U.S. Unveils a Gleaming New Weather and Climate Center

WJLA: Dual-Pol in the mid-Atlantic; What the heck is that?

KXRO Newsradio: National Weather Service testing new hazard system

The Weather Channel: Wx Warnings Coming to a Phone Near You

Carroll County Times: You've been warned: Wireless providers enroll in emergency alerts for severe weather

Emergencymgmt.com: NWS Provides More Details on its Involvement with CMAS/WEA

WTSP.com: Tampa Bay chosen to take part in new NOAA weather disaster program

Tampa Bay Online: NOAA Ruskin office adding 3 to meet Bay emergencies

The Weather Channel: Dr Lubchenco Interview

CBS News: NOAA and FEMA team up to save lives

Natural Resources Defense Council: Extreme Weather - Lots of bad news, let's get the good news out

CBS News: "Dual-Pol" radar providing time in tornadoes

ABC World News: Tornadoes Kill at Least 12 in Midwest

Nevada Channel 2 News: Truckee Meadows to get Dual-Polarization radar

CBS News: Early twister detection tech gets upgrade

The Crimson White: Sen. Shelby helps break ground on NOAA project

Human Choice and the Weather-Ready Nation
Weather-Ready Nation: Just a slogan? Or a way of life?

Could you survive an extreme weather disaster?

The Washington Post:
Meteorologists congregate in New Orleans, tout building a 'weather-ready nation'

Our Amazing Planet:
Tornado myths tough for forecasters to bust

Feds ask: Can U.S. withstand extreme weather?

Emergency Management Magazine:
2011's weather is a precursor of things to come, says NOAA Assistant Administrator

National Weather Service office in Slidell to hold Jan. 21 open house

The Associated Press:
Academics join builders, emergency personnel in Okla. to discuss response to violent weather

The Weather Channel:
The Last Mile - Take One Step
Getting the nation weather ready (video)

Department of Commerce:
Building a Weather-Ready Nation

KOCO Oklahoma City:
Leaders meet to make nation more weather ready

The Oklahoman:
Weather-Ready Workshop held in Norman (video)

The Norman Transcript:
Group wants nation prepared for the perfect storm

Examiner.com: Atlanta to get new Doppler radar upgrade

Weather-Ready Nation(al Government)
Weather-Ready Nation(al Pastime)
Weather-Ready or Not, Here We Come

"Weather Ready Nation" takes shape in Fort Worth
National Weather Service launches new effort to improve weather warning systems
‘Extreme of extremes’ weather nationwide
Weather-Ready Nation video
Record for billion-dollar weather disasters tied, National Weather Service chief laments ‘new reality’ across U.S.

New York Times: Year packed with weather disasters has brought economic toll to match

Entertainment Weekly: Sixth death in Indiana State Fair stage collapse, Missouri State Fair reopens after evacuation

Property Casualty 360: NOAA: $1B-disasters ties U.S. record before a Hurricane Hits
Insurance Journal: As disaster losses mount, U.S. seeks to make country ‘Weather Ready’
American Insurance: New Initiative to Build “Weather-Ready” USA

Southeast Farm Press: Initiative to build a “weather-ready” nation

Energy & Enviro Finland: U.S. aims to become 'weather-ready'