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Record Warmth for the Central and West; Active Weather for Alaska and Hawaii

High pressure from the west coast to the southeast will bring above normal temperatures through Friday. Meanwhile, strong low pressure near the Great Lakes will bring rain and snow showers with occasional gusty winds. A developing storm for Alaska may bring heavy snow, blizzard conditions and bitterly cold temperatures this weekend. The State of Hawaii may also see flooding into the weekend. Read More >

Research and Development Area
Picture of cubicles in research and development area
This is the Research and Development Area of the office. The cubicles are used by the Science and Operations Officer (SOO), the Warning Coordination Meteorologist (WCM), the Information Technology Officer (ITO), Senior Service Hydrologist, and other staff members to conduct research and other job related tasks.