Here at the National Environmental Satellite, Data, and Information Service (NESDIS) we provide secure and timely access to global environmental data and information from satellites and other sources to promote and protect the Nation's security, environment, economy, and quality of life. Scott Hausman became Director of NCEI IT services in 2017 after two years as Director of NCEI Data Stewardship. The National Climatic Data Center provides a monthly State of the Climate focus on Hurricanes & Tropical Storms and other relevant climate data. Dr. Hausman previously served as Acting Director and Deputy Director of the former National Climatic Data Center (NCDC) and as the Director of the Global Systems Division of the Earth Systems Research Laboratory (ESRL). Strong to severe thunderstorms and areas of excessive rainfall are possible across the Plains into the Mid to Upper Mississippi Valley through Memorial Day. The National Climatic Data Center (NCDC) is the world's largest active archive of weather data. National Centers; Careers; Contact Us; Glossary; Local forecast by "City, St" or ZIP code . The 2020 maximum is …

Tropical Cyclone Forecast Verification The NHC receives frequent inquiries on the accuracy and skill of its forecasts and of the computer models available to it. Arctic sea ice has likely reached its maximum extent for the year, at 15.05 million square kilometers (5.81 million square miles) on March 5, 2020, according to scientists at the National Snow and Ice Data Center (NSIDC) at the University of Colorado Boulder. Location Help. NOAA National Hurricane Center Specialists 1950s-2020s; Update on National Hurricane Center Products and Services for 2020; Inside the Eye: Lifesaving NOAA Support Following the Sinking of the Bourbon Rhode ; Central Pacific: Eastern Pacific: Atlantic: Active Storms | Marine Forecasts: 2-Day Graphical Tropical Weather Outlook | 5-Day Graphical Tropical Weather Outlook: Atlantic - Caribbean … NCDC produces numerous climate publications and responds to data requests from all over the world. Severe Storms/Heavy Rain in the Central U.S.; Record Breaking Heat in the West. Our goals are to promote public understanding of climate science and climate-related events, to make our data products and services easy to access and use, to provide climate-related support to the private sector and the Nation’s economy, and to serve people making NOAA Climate.gov is a source of timely and authoritative scientific data and information about climate.