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Below are various resources from across the Weather Enterprise including links to commercial, academic, and governmental products and services. These lists contain the providers/services that we know.  If you are a provider of a weather, water, or climate alerting service and want your service added to the lists below, please contact us at: (this email address is not for subscribing to NWS alerts.)

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Company listings are in alphabetical order.


  • Company/Website Link to Home Page
  • Link to Specific Service (if applicable)
  • Weather Topic Addressed
  • Price
  •      Regional, National, or Global
  • Description
  • Area, if Regional

Wildfires Free Regional/National-scale The wildfire preparedness resource includes the latest wildfire statistics, national and regional wildfire information and resources, a step-by-step guide to protect your home against wildfires, and additional preparation resources for keeping children, elderly, veterans, disabled, and pets safe in the case of a wildfire emergency. general Free Global/national-scale is a free financial web resource accredited by the Better Business Bureau. This resource is a comprehensive, easy-to-read guide on disaster preparedness for your finances. Topics covered include how to prepare before a disaster, what to do during a disaster, and how to recover afterward.  
Arash Law   general Free Global/national-scale Article on safety tips for driving in the rain.  
American Meteorological Society Education Education general Free Global/national-scale AMS can help you educate the next generation of atmospheric, oceanic, and hydrologic scientists and professionals. Join the 100,000+ teachers and millions of students who have benefited from the training programs, workshops, and undergraduate courses that we offer.  
Cutter Law   Wildfires Free Global/national-scale Provides educational safety guidance for people who live in areas that are at high risk of wildfires. .  
Fair Skies Consulting Education general $ Global/national-scale Fair Skies Consulting provides forecasting services including: Customized weather hazard planning, Storm Ready application preparation and execution, forensic meteorology, forecasting for business & events, and communications & public relations consulting.  
Flash Scientific Technologies Inc. (Flash Weather AI)



General and Aviation $ Global/national-scale Flash Weather AI provides weather intelligence services. Utilizing a patented algorithm and machine learning AI, Flash has created the world's most advanced Weather Prediction System. Producing more accurate forecasts that include 2-minute updates compared to the industry standard of one hour.  
Forecast Force Education general Free/$ Global/national-scale Provides weather safety booklets and other material for meteorologist school visits, station events, fairs and festivals. Features safety plans for hurricanes, tornadoes, flash floods, heat waves, snowstorms, lightning, and fog.  
How The Weatherworks Education general Free/$ Global/national-scale Provides opportunities for learning, mentoring, and weather camps to educate students about math, science, and meteorology.  
How The Weatherworks Education general $ Global/national-scale How The Weatherworks provides forensic weather services, including reconstructing past weather events, and interpretation and expert witness testimony.  They also provide opportunities for learning, mentoring, and weather camps to educate students about math, science, and meteorology.  
Hummingly –

Pandemic Pack (free

digital version)

COVID Free Global Free digital cards to get you and your team through COVID-19.
Navigating the ups and downs of life during a pandemic is hard work. The Hummingly Pandemic Pack is designed with tips, advice and messages of support to help get you and your team through.
Hummingly –

Wellbeing Snack

General / Workforce resilience and wellbeing $ Global

Making it easy for managers to make wellbeing a focus for their teams. Short, practical, evidence-informed wellbeing video snacks to support leaders, managers and teams to boost wellbeing and resilience. Designed to be easily digestible to support wellbeing under pressure. These wellbeing snacks are evidence-informed and designed by a crisis expert and a cognitive scientist. They cover the most common stress and uncertainty challenges. Each snack shares a story and/or science along with super practical guidance in a short, engaging format.

All snacks are less than 10 minutes in length.

. A flexible alternative or addition to wellbeing and resilience workshops.

. Use as discussion starters in facilitated group sessions.

, Includes summary sheets for post-viewing distribution.

. A sustaining wellbeing option - can be played and used more than once and through time.

See a taster here.

Hummingly – Doing Well deck General / Workforce resilience and wellbeing $ Global
  • The Doing Well deck is for those who want to:
  • ·  prevent burnout
  • ·  support and retain staff
  • ·  perform well under pressure

The Doing Well cards were created on the back of decades of global experience working in disaster and disruption. The research behind the cards included interviews with over 100 crisis leaders from around the world.

Hummingly – Cards for Calamity General /
Disaster recovery
$ Global

In practical and profound ways, Cards for Calamity help navigate life after disaster. The cards contain tips and wisdom from others who have been there before.

They support community members to make life-changing decisions in the wake of disaster and help agency personnel better understand and design for the lived reality of disaster recovery.

These cards are great for:

. those who find themselves working in a disaster zone and want to understand the disaster recovery journey

. organizations that want to support disaster-impacted staff and communities.

Cards for Calamity are an ‘expert in a box’ based on cognitive science and decades of disaster experience.

Hummingly –

Leading for Wellbeing

and Performance

General / Workforce resilience and wellbeing $ National

Gain confidence, know-how and practical strategies for supporting the wellbeing and peak performance of your people. Audience – leaders.

Hummingly – Wellbeing Under
Pressure workshop
General / Workforce resilience and wellbeing $ National

Equip your people to be well and perform well, even through pressure and uncertainty. Audience – teams.

Hummingly – www.hummingly. co Disaster Recovery
General / Disaster recovery $ National

Working well with disaster-affected people, based on decades of disaster recovery experience around the world.

Hurricane Preparedness Training and Consulting Education general Free Global/national-scale This website was created to help families prepare their home, automobiles, children and pets for a hurricane, tropical storm, or flood.  
Locus Weather Education general $ Global/national-scale Locus Weather provides custom weather forecasts, including those for ocean voyages, yacht races, and for general marine use. Also available are forecasts for radio and TV.  They offer past weather research and analysis and expert testimony.  Also available are weather seminars and courses.  
The Mesothelioma Center   general Free Global/national-scale Resource website describing why cancer patients need a natural disaster plan  
Northern Plains Weather Services, LLC   general $ Global/national-scale Provides consulting services and reports/testimony related to forensic meteorology, weather and forecasting, radar, satellite, severe storms, rainfall and flooding, fog, winter weather, fire weather, applied climate and meteorology, ag weather, education and training, and technical editing.  
NWS Jetstream Education general Free Global/national-scale Online modules for supplemental learning  
NWS Weather-Ready Nation Education/Safety general Free Global/national-scale NOAA’s Weather–Ready Nation is about readying your community for extreme weather, water, and climate events.  
PLAN!TNOW Education/Safety general Free/$ Global/national-scale Advocates for the power of preparedness as we educate, engage and connect people and organizations preparing for and dealing with natural and human-made disasters.  
Porch   Flooding Free Global/national-scale Guidance to help homeowners with their home improvement projects, including flood prevention.  
Shade Tree Meteorology Education  general $ Global/national-scale Shade Tree Meteorology provides custom weather services to clients, including reconstruction of past weather events, observations for unfolding weather events, and forecasts for future weather events. Also available are weather emergency plans, severe weather risk assessments, and teacher workshops and seminars.  
Skyview Weather Education general $ Global/national-scale Skyview Weather offers alerts for lightning and severe weather. Also available are winter weather, fire weather, and flash flood support, snow reports, custom weather forecasts, special event coverage, and education and training.  
SonFire Almanacs LLC   general $ Global/national-scale SONFIRE ALMANACS LLC develops long-range climate weather forecast books for tornadoes, hurricanes, and winter weather across the United States.  
This Old House   general Free Global/national-scale The Americans with Disabilities Act has been in effect for over 30 years, ensuring that organizations make reasonable accommodations for people with disabilities. However, fewer than 5% of homes have the features needed to accommodate a person with moderate mobility difficulties. This could be a display of ableism that many people aren’t aware of. That said, it can be difficult to know where to start. Whether you’re making moves to renovate your home or simply want to find out more about how ADA compliance helps make our spaces more inclusive, education is key!  
ThoughtCo. Education general Free Global/national-scale Variety of articles relating to the science of weather.  
Virtual Eye of the Storm
general Free Global/national-scale The virtual Eye of the Storm is a 12-episode video series that focuses on hurricane science, mitigation and preparedness.  
WeatherSphere Education  general Free / $ Global/national-scale WeatherSphere offers many articles about weather phenomena, and also a NOAA Hi-Def Radar App, Storm Shield App, and NOAA Weather Alerts App.   
Weatherthings Education general Free Global/national-scale Weatherthings offers weather educational programs, videos, images, and articles. Their primary service is weather safety and education seminars. - Natural Disasters

Education general Free Global/national-scale At WhatHappensNow, advice is offered from interviews, research, and conversations in relation to topics such as accidents, fire, health, natural disasters, theft, life, and travel.  

Hurricane Watch 

tropical Free Global/national-scale WeatherTiger’s Hurricane Watch is a newsletter covering hurricane threats for our home state of Florida and the entire continental U.S. Sign up for free to receive a weekly column covering a variety of modern topics in hurricane science and tropical meteorology, plus our seasonal outlooks and storm coverage.