The National Weather Center

 

The National Weather Center houses a unique confederation of University of Oklahoma, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration and state organizations that work together in partnership to improve understanding of events occurring in Earth's atmosphere over a wide range of time and space scales.

NWC Facts

Skylight view in the NWC

Building Configuration

1st Floor – Administration, Visitors Center, Food Court, Research Vehicle/Equipment Bay, Auditorium

2nd Floor – Operations, Administration

3rd Floor – Computing, Research, Training, Administration

4th Floor – Research, Academics, Training

5th Floor – Academics

Rooftop Outdoor Classroom

Enclosed Weather Observation Deck

OU and NOAA logos under an umbrella
NWC Tenants

NOAA Weather Partners (www.norman.noaa.gov)

National Severe Storms Laboratory (www.nssl.noaa.gov)

National Weather Service Norman Forecast Office (www.srh.noaa.gov/oun)

Radar Operations Center Applications Branch (www.roc.noaa.gov)

Storm Prediction Center (www.spc.noaa.gov)

Warning Decision Training Branch (www.wdtb.noaa.gov)

University Weather and Climate Programs

College of Atmospheric & Geographic Sciences (ags.ou.edu)

School of Meteorology (weather.ou.edu)

Center for Analysis and Prediction of Storms (www.caps.ou.edu)

Center for Spatial Analysis (www.csa.ou.edu)

Cooperative Institute for Mesoscale Meteorological Studies (http://www.cimms.ou.edu)

Center for Natural Hazard and Disaster Research (nhdr.ou.edu)

Oklahoma Climatological Survey (www.ocs.ou.edu)

For more information contact:

Amy Buchanan, OU College of Atmospheric and Geographic Sciences, (405) 325-1819, amybuchanan@ou.edu;
Keli Tarp, NOAA Public Affairs, (405) 325-6933, keli.tarp@noaa.gov

National Weather Center
120 David L. Boren Blvd.
Norman, OK 73072
http://www.nwc.ou.edu/

December 2008