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Welcome to NWS Louisville's educational and outreach materials webpage. Here you can download locally-created posters and brochures filled with information pertinent to our area. If you have any questions, feel free to email us. All of these documents are in PDF format. Note that most of these files are fairly large in size so they may take a few moments to download.


Shareholders' Reports

Weather Posters


Educational Pages


Shareholders' Report (pdf files)

2016 2015 2014 2013 2012
2017 Shareholders Report cover 2013 Shareholders Report 2012 Shareholders' Report
2011 2010 2009 2008 2007  
2011 Shareholders' Report 2010 Shareholders' Report 2006 Shareholders' Report cover of 2008 Shareholders' report 2007 Shareholders' Report
2006 2005      
Cover of 2009 Shareholders Report 2005 Shareholders' Report      





New Albany Cyclone of 1917
1917 New Albany Cyclone

Flood of '37
Great Flood of 1937

March 1960 Southern KY Snowstorm
March 1960 KY Snowstorm

1974 Tornado
Super Tornado Outbreak Apr 1974

Bullitt County tornado poster image
Bullitt County Tornado 1996

February 1998 Snowstorm

 April 16, 1998
Apr 16, 1998 Hailstorm/Tornado

 Lexington Ice Storm
Lexington Ice Storm Poster

2004 Snowstorm
Winter Storm - Dec 2004

super tuesday outbreak
Super Tuesday Tornado Outbreak
Feb 5-6, 2008

 Hurricane Ike 2008
Hurricane Ike 2008

2009 Ice Storm

2009 Flash Flood

May 1-2, 2010 Major Flood Event
May 1-2, 2010 Major Flood Event

April 19-20, 2011 Tornadoes


June 22, 2011 Churchill Downs tornado
June 22, 2011 Churchill Downs tornado

March 2 2012 tornado outbreak poster
Mar 2, 2012 Tornadoes

March 2, 2012 tornado free areas
Mar 2, 2012 - where tornadoes didn't happen and why

140th anniversary poster
History of NWS Louisville

Thumbnail of NOAA Weather Radio Poster
NOAA Weather Radio

KY Map
Kentucky Map

How To Create Posters
Creating Weather Posters




Office description
NWS Louisville Office
Weather Safety
Weather Safety
Bowling Green
Bowling Green Climate Change
Lexington Climate Change
Louisville Climate Change

Safe Room Brochure
Safe Rooms



Educational Pages

LMK Tornado Machine
Tornado Machine Construction
Chaff on Radar - Jan 2006
Madison County, April 3, 1974
Apr 3, 1974 Tornado Outbreak
Three Types of Twilight

Sunset Spikes on Radar
What Is ASOS?
What Is ASOS?
Cold Temps and Frost 12/8/06

Frost Flowers