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Severe Weather and Flooding From Portions of the Plains to the Mid-Atlantic

A potent spring storm system with abundant moisture will bring a chance of significant severe weather and heavy rain today into tonight. Damaging winds, large hail, and a couple of tornadoes will be possible across the Tennessee Valley, middle Ohio Valley, and portions of the Mid-Atlantic. Heavy rain and flooding are possible from the Ozarks to the Tennessee Valley. Read More >

Mission and Vision Statements

 

 

Mission Statement

 

The Northeast River Forecast Center produces timely and accurate water forecasts and information to support the NWS, customers, and partners, using the best scientific principles to integrate and model water, weather, and climate information.  The Northeast River Forecast Center works with its partners to develop and  implement improved procedures to enhance forecast services.

 

 

Vision Statement: " Keeping a Watch Over Our Nation's Waterways "

 

A recognized Center of Hydrologic Expertise working with our partners and customers to: 
 - Minimize loss of life and property damage from flooding 
 - Meet the water service needs of our Nation

 

 

The Northeast River Forecast Center's mailing address is : 


National Weather Service
Northeast River Forecast Center
445 Myles Standish Blvd.
Taunton MA 02780
Phone number : (508) 824-5116

 

 

NERFC Staff E-mail Addresses
 
Staff Member Title
David R. Vallee Hydrologist-in-Charge
Rob Shedd Development & Operations Hydrologist
Ed Capone Service Coordination Hydrologist
Gary Thomas Administrative Support Assistant
Norm Bingham-Maas Senior Hydrologist
Jeane Wallace Senior Hydrologist
Alison MacNeil Senior Hydrologist
Bill Saunders Senior Hydrologist
Ronald Horwood Senior Hydrometeorologist
Erick Boehmler Hydrologist
Tracy McCormick Hydrologist
Jeff Ouellet Hydrologist
Neal Strauss Hydrometeorologist
NERFC Web Master Webmaster