National Weather Center Virtual Tour
This virtual tour features the NOAA Weather Partners located in the National Weather Center on the University of Oklahoma Research Campus in Norman, Oklahoma.
The NOAA Weather Partners are five federal government organizations involved in weather research, forecasting and support. They are: National Severe Storms Laboratory, National Weather Service Forecast Office, NEXRAD Radar Operations Center, Storm Prediction Center and Warning Decision Training Branch.
What will you see on the Virtual Tour?
- National Weather Center Atrium
- Vehicle Bay
- Storm Prediction Center
- Hazardous Weather Testbed
- NWS Forecast Office
- NSSL Development Laboratory
- Radar Operations Center’s Applications Branch
- Phased Array Radar Lab
- Warning Decision Training Branch
- University of Oklahoma School of Meteorology (no video)
Observation Deck (Floor “O”)
- Observation Deck
Tour hosted by Daphne Thompson, NOAA/CIMMS Meteorologist and Educational Outreach Coordinator. Videos produced by James Murnan, NOAA/Indus Audio/Visual and Production Specialist. Flash programming by Clark Payne, Research Associate for CIMMS/Warning Decision Training Branch.