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Heavy Snow and High Winds in the West; Lake Effect Snow in the Great Lakes

A Pacific storm moving across the Northwest with a trailing cold front sweeping through the West will continue heavy snow over the Cascades, northern Rockies, and the Sierra into Thursday night. High winds are forecast on the High Plains Thursday into Friday. Heavy lake effect snow will continue downwind of the Great Lakes into Thursday. Read More >

We are seeking college students to volunteer at our office for the Spring of 2023.

The deadline for applications for volunteering in the Spring of 2023 is

Monday, Nov 7th, 2022.


The goal of our Student Volunteer Program is to allow the volunteer to gain experience in the operations of a National Weather Service Forecast Office and a River Forecast Center.

Interested students should review the flyer below, be prepared to upload a cover letter, resume, and transcript, and fill out this application form.

Please direct any questions to Michael.Jurewicz@noaa.gov.

NWS State College Student Volunteer Program Flyer (click for downloadable PDF)