National Weather Service


So what exactly is DisasterMap.net?

Here at DisasterMap.net, our objective is “to provide our users with near complete situational awareness in real time as disaster events unfold.”  I’ve been told by more than one MBA that this objective is complicated and hard to understand.  Another way to put it is that DisasterMap.net is a web based information system that allows you to track…


Hurricane Storm Surge Flooding Map to be issued by National Hurricane Center

The NHC will issue the Potential Storm Surge Flooding Map for those areas along the Gulf and Atlantic coasts of the United States at risk of storm surge from a tropical cyclone. Developed over the course of several years in consultation with emergency managers, broadcast meteorologists, and others, this new map will show: Geographical areas…


Tornadoes Strike Central, Southern US, Killing 17. More Heavy Weather on the way ~NWS

Parts of the South and Midwest could be in for more severe weather Monday, a day after suspected tornadoes killed at least 18 people in three states, including 10 who died in one devastated Arkansas county. NWS Updates. VILONIA, Ark. (AP) – Three years after a tornado devastated the Little Rock suburb of Vilonia, its…