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

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

CNN.com
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

Herald-Tribune:
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

NOLA.com:
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

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

NBC: 
"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'