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WRN Aware is a free monthly newsletter of information from across the National Weather Service that highlights product and service improvements, success stories of outreach and partnerships, and opportunities for public participation and feedback. Geared toward the emergency management community, enterprise partners, and the general public, WRN Aware is a way to stay plugged in or “Aware” to what is going on at the local, regional, and national perspective. If you are interested in receiving email notifications when the Aware Report is posted, you can subscribe with the button below:


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