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NWSOC Mission: The NWS Operations Center provides timely Impact-Based Decision Support Services to meet the evolving needs of NWS partners and stakeholders and supports agency readiness by proactively collaborating and facilitating the exchange of critical information, setting operational posture, and briefing leadership.
NWSOC Vision: A Weather-Ready Nation that makes informed and timely decisions based upon the best environmental and situational awareness information achieved through continuous and effective collaboration.

Current Operating Level

Current Incident Briefings

  • None current.
  • Archived briefings below.
Current NWS Common Operating Picture

NDFD Forecast Total Precipitation Days 1-2

NDFD Forecast Total Snow Accumulation Days 1-2

NDFD Forecast Total Ice Accumulation Days 1-2

Ice Impact Index from NDFD Wind & Ice Accumulation Days 1-2

SPC Convective Outlook (now until 1200 UTC)

SPC Fire Weather Outlook (now until 1200 UTC)

NHC Eastern Pacific Status and 2-Day Outlook

NHC Atlantic Status and 2-Day Outlook

CPC Day 3-7 Hazard Outlook

CPC Day 8-14 Hazard Outlook


Current ENSO Status

Last Updated February 11, 2016 for November-December-January average


Special Briefings Archive


National Warning/Watch/Advisory Map


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