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National Weather Service News

Don't get alarmed: 1 million to practice tornado drill today

The events in Japan remind us all how quickly disaster strikes. On Tuesday in Virginia, more than a million people are expected to practice for one.

Monday - 03/14/2011, 02:36pm EDT

GOP plan would cut tsunami warning center budget

A spending plan approved by the House would slash funding for a tsunami warning center that issued an alarm after the devastating earthquake in Japan.

Friday - 03/11/2011, 07:30pm EST

Schools, trains delayed; roads slick Monday

Heavy precipitation Sunday and freezing temperatures overnight have delayed some schools and commuter rails Monday morning.

Sunday - 03/06/2011, 11:36am EST

Will snow affect Tuesday's operating status?

Monday - 02/21/2011, 04:00pm EST

Weather Service site overload prevented access

Wednesday - 02/02/2011, 01:31pm EST

Open? Closed? OPM redefines operating statuses

The Office of Personnel Management provides a behind-the-scene look at how Director Berry plans to handle the winter ahead, introduces a new set of operating status notifications, and looks at the National Weather Service's long range forecast.

Wednesday - 12/15/2010, 12:02pm EST

NWS hunts for data on record-breaking heat

It's not as easy as it sounds.

Wednesday - 07/07/2010, 04:06pm EDT
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