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Unsettled in New England and the Southwest; Mild Across the Plains and Rockies

Unsettled weather, including periods of locally heavy rainfall, is expected to persist across portions of New England and the Southwest U.S. through much of the weekend. Elsewhere, mainly tranquil conditions are forecast. Well above normal temperatures are likely across parts of the northern and central Plains into the northern Rockies. Read More >


  • Jonathan Blaes - Meteorologist-in-Charge (MIC)
  • Nick Petro - Warning Coordination Meteorologist (WCM)
  • Dan Leins - Science and Operations Officer (SOO) [Bio]
  • J.L. Winger - Electronics System Analyst (ESA)

Program Leaders

  • Terry Click - Information Technology Officer (ITO)
  • Terry Hudgins - Observation Program Leader (OPL)
  • Barrett Smith - Senior Service Hydrologist  [Bio]

Lead Meteorologists

  • Phil Badgett
  • Gail Hartfield
  • Brandon Locklear
  • Michael Strickler [Bio]
  • Jimmy Taeger [Bio]


  • Chrissy Anderson [Bio]
  • James Danco [Bio]
  • Brandon Dunstan
  • Tom Green [Bio]
  • Andrew Kren
  • Nicholas Luchetti
  • Kathleen Pelczynski
  • Aaron Swiggett [Bio]

Electronics Technicians

  • Blake Ellis
  • Joshua Harvey