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Office Personnel

About NWS Key West
Station History | Why we are here | Our mission | Who are we
Phone and FAX Numbers:
Phone Number:   (305) 295-1316
FAX Number:   Available on request

Office Address:
NOAA/National Weather Service Forecast Office
1315 White Street
Key West, FL 33040

To send a message:
Click on a contact name to send an email.

Administrative Personnel:
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Matt Moreland   Meteorologist In Charge (MIC)
Andrew Devanas   Science Operations Officer (SOO)
Jon Rizzo   Warning Coordination Meteorologist (WCM)
Brian Ambuehl   Electronic Systems Analyst (ESA)
David Ross   Observing Program Leader (OPL)
Dan Milner Information Technology Officer (ITO)
Laura Kasper   Administrative Support Assistant (ASA)

Senior Forecasters
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Alan Albanese   Fire Weather Program Leader
Mike Rapsik   Doppler Radar Program Leader
Chip Kasper   Marine Program Program Leader
Bill South   Tropical and Social Media Program Leader  
Sean Daida  AWIPS & GFE Program Leader

General Forecasters
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Adam Futterman GIS Program Leader
Bill Cottrill Aviation & Tsunami Program Leader
Chris Rothwell Verification Program Leader
Krizia Negron Webmaster, Diversity, & Newsletter Program Leader
Melody Lovin  

Meteorologist Interns
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Vacant BMH Program Leader
Brandon Fling Climate Program Leader
Stephen Chesser Safety Program Leader

Electronics Technician
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Vacant Electronics Technician

Why we are here:
We provide critical weather information 24 hours a day seven days a week, for all of the Florida Keys, adjacent waters and ocean areas.

Our mission:
Our mission is providing all of the Florida Keys weather, hydrologic, marine, climate forecasts and warnings for the protection of life and property and the enhancement of the local economy.

Who are we:
We are part of the National Weather Service (NWS), Southern Region Division. Our parent agency is the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), which is under the U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC).