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Recent News Headlines

Published 2020-08-07

Latest on Hurricane Isaias and its potential impacts along the east coast

Published 2020-07-31

Change to Name of Sea Ice Advisory Product effective On September 1, 2020

Published 2020-07-15

On September 1, 2020, the NWS Alaska Sea Ice Program (ASIP) will formally rename its Sea Ice Advisory product as the Sea Ice Forecast product.

Soliciting Comments on Proposal to Change Small Craft Advisory to Small Craft Warning through August 31, 2020

Published 2020-07-15

NWS proposes to rename the Small Craft advisory to Small Craft Warning instead of converting it to a plain-language statement as is planned for other NWS Advisories. The NWS regional criteria for issuing Small Craft Warnings would remain the same as it is for Small Craft Advisories.

NWS Proposing Major Changes to Its Watch, Warning and Advisory System

Published 2020-06-11

As the core outcome of the Hazard Simplification (Haz Simp) project, the NWS is collecting comments through August 21, 2020, on the proposed discontinuation of "Advisory," "Special Weather Statement," and "Short Term Forecast" headlines.

Tropical Depression Cristobal Expected to Strengthen into a Tropical Storm and Make Landfall Along Louisiana Coast

Published 2020-06-05

NWS seeking comments on an experimental graphic depicting peak storm surge

Published 2020-05-21

NWS seeking comments on experimental impact graphics for Special Marine Warnings

Published 2020-05-21

Please take this survey to help the NWS understand how its partners use the National Hurricane Center’s Track Forecast Cone

Published 2020-05-18

National Safe Boating Week is May 16-22, 2020

Published 2020-05-14

The NWS and the National Safe Boating Council will partner again this year for National Safe Boating Week, May 16-22, 2020.