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Heavy Rain For the Northeast and Much Cooler

A strong cold front will bring periods of heavy rain and isolated flash flooding to portions of Pennsylvania and New York State today. Much cooler and showery weather will build into New England and the northeast over the weekend. Read More >

Mission Statement:


Through leadership and partnership, the Office of the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) will obtain and effectively manage financial, human, physical, and information resources to enable the NWS to fulfill its mission and vision of the Strategic Plan.


Activities of the CFO's Office will contribute toward meeting all goals of the NWS Strategic Plan. The CFO's Office leads and/or participates directly in two NWS Strategic Planning Goals:

  • Change the NWS Organizational Culture
  • Manage NWS Resources