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NWS Climate Services Seminar Series
In Collaboration With NOAA Climate Connection Team
Robert Simmon is a data visualizer and designer for NASA's Earth Observatory web site (http://earthobservatory.nasa.gov/). With 19 years of experience at NASA, he is an expert at creating clear and compelling imagery from satellite data. He focuses on producing visualizations that are elegant and easily understandable, while accurately presenting the underlying data. His imagery has appeared in newspapers, web sites, and advertisements, and was featured on the login screen of the original Apple iPhone.
"Assessing the past, predicting the future and delivering a local perspective on global climate today."
An engaged, responsive NWS that delivers state-of-the-art, timely, and reliable climate information and decision support services to help the Nation address environmental impacts.
To ensure NWS has the capacity to develop and deliver reliable climate services integrated with weather and water information through user engagement, policy development, data stewardship, incorporation of research into operations, training, education, and outreach in collaboration with partners.