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Active Weather From the Upper Midwest to the East Coast

A strong cold front will impact the entire east coast this weekend with much cooler temperatures. Heavy snow and strong winds in the Upper Midwest will transition into the Northeast this weekend, and severe weather in the Ohio Valley will move into the Mid-Atlantic as a marginal risk. Out west, a cold weather system will bring more rain, and some areas of low elevation snow. Read More >

As of April 1, 2015, National Weather Service Headquarters is operating in a new organizational structure, depicted below. The reorganization of our headquarters allows the agency to be best positioned to fulfill its critically-important mission for NOAA and the nation, and to support the NWS field offices in providing environmental intelligence and associated services necessary to build a Weather-Ready Nation. Please explore the new organization by clicking on the org chart. To access the previous NWS HQ office webpages, please click HERE.
 

NWS Organizational Structure

Office of Planning & Programming for Service Delivery Office of Facilities Office of Observations Office of Central Processing Office of Dissemination Office of Science and Technology Integration Office of International Affairs Office of the Chief Financial Officer/Chief Administrative Officer Regional Headquarters National Water Center Office of the Chief of Staff Office of Chief Learning Officer Office of the NOAA Assistant Administrator for Weather Services (NWS Director) Enterprise Risk Management and Internal Audit Office Office of the Assistant Chief Information Officer Office of Chief Operating Officer Office of Organizational Excellence Analyze, Forecast, and Support Office National Centers for Environmental Prediction