Welcome to the Education & Outreach Resource Page! One of
NOAA's cross cutting priorities is Environmental Literacy, Outreach, and Education. On this page
you will find information from educational resources, information for prospective meteorologist and
safety information to how to schedule an office tour or have an NWS meteorologist come speak to your
classroom/group. We hope that you find this information useful whether you are a teacher, student.
If you have a question for a meteorologist, feel free to send us an email,
For scheduling, call our office during normal business hours from 8:00 AM until 5:00 PM at
910-762-4289 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
For Office Tours: Tours will generally be held Monday through Friday and
must be scheduled at least 3 weeks in advance (so that staffing can be arranged). Tours will be
conducted on "fair weather" days only, and group leaders will need to contact the NWS tour
leader (via email or phone) assigned to them a couple days prior to make sure everything is on track
with tour date/time. If hazardous weather is expected then the tours will need to be
We ask that tour groups be approximately 20 people (age of 8 years old and higher/older), though
larger groups can be divided. If large groups can not be divided or attend at different times to
accomodate 20 people, then a NWS representative can go to your school or group meeting to give a
To schedule a tour, please provide a Contact Name, Contact Phone Number, Contact Email, and Number
and age of attendees. All adults must sign in and show a photo ID. Minors will be allowed to be
accompanied by an adult with an ID. All attendees must be U.S. citizens.
For School/Group Presentations: Meteorologists on staff are available to
come speak to your classroom/group. We have weather safety talks prepared and can also tailor
presentations towards specific topics such as tornadoes, hurricanes, and more!