GPH 212 Weather Map Resource Page
Glendale Community College


Welcome. This page is maintained by Lynn Newman. Please email me with your comments or suggestions.


Current surface temperatures
U.S. Surface Low Temperatures
U.S. surface low temperatures

U.S. surface high temperatures

Current infrared satellite and radar image

Current surface map

Probability of Precipitation
24 hour Forecast Probability of Precipitation (POP)

current surface dewpointCurrent surface dewpoint temperature


Current 300 mb chart

Current watches, warnings and advisories

Surface & Upper-Air Observations
Surface weather map sites:
National: 1 2 3 4 5
Hydrometeorological Prediction Center

Univ. of Michigan Weather Maps

Arizona and SW: 1 2

Intellicast SW Surface Map

Surface Map / Station Model
interpretation help page


DIFAX: Intellicast | NWS


Surface observations: NexLab

Isallobars: 1 2

Hemispheric charts:
Surface: 1 | 2
Upper air: 1 | 2

Temperatures:
(1) (2) (3)

Dew point temperatures:
(1) (2) (3)
Air Quality maps (AirNow):
US | Canada |
Arizona
Severe Weather:
U.S.: 1 | 2 | 3
Europe: 1
Global: 1
Storm Prediction Center's Convective
outlook

Tropical weather:
Global: 1
Atlantic: 1 | 2
Pacific: 1 | 2
Wind Chill
Heat Index

Snow Depth: 1 | 2 | 3

Archived maps:
1 (Unisys)
2 (Hydrometeorological Prediction Center
3 National Severe Storms Laboratory
Upper air maps:

Jet stream: 1 | 2 | 3
300 hPa (mb): (1) (2) (3) (4)
500 hPa (mb): (1) (2) (3) (4)
700 hPa (mb): (1) (2) (3) (4)
850 hPa (mb): (1) (2) (3) (4)
1000-500 hPa thickness: 1 | 2 | 3

Upper Air Data - Unisys

Upper Air Mandatory Level Plots - Unisys

Soundings:

National: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5

Other sounding sites: 1 | 2 | 3
Blank Skew-T Log-P chart: 1 | 2
Skew-T details: 1 | 2
CAPE | Explanation

Satellite & Radar Observations; International Data

Satellite:
Vis (1) (2) | IR (1) | Water vapor

RAMSDIS Satellite Images (Colorado State)

NOAA National-Scale Satellite Loops


Regional Images:
1) - 1km High Resolution Satellite and Radar Images
2) - Yahoo Weather SW Satellite Image
3) - SW Infrared Satellite Image
NASA | Ozone
Loops: Visible 1 | 2 | IR 1 | 2
Archived satellite images

Unisys Image Archive (surface maps, satellite, upper air, and sea surface temperatures)

Cooperative Institute for Meteorological Satellite Studies (CIMSS) Satellite Images


NOAA Geostationary Satellite Browser
GOES 10 Infrared / GOES 10 Visible
GOES 10 Water Vapor / GOES 10 Full Earth
GOES 12 Infrared / GOES 12 Visible
GOES 12 Water Vapor / GOES 12 Full Earth
East Water Vapor / West Water Vapor
Weather & Climate Images
High Resolution AZ Satellite Image

International Weather Resources:

World Meteorological Organization
Government Weather Agencies
Weather Underground (global)
USA Today (global)

Forecasts: Images & Text

Model forecasts:
North American Mesoscale Model (NAM)
Sfc| 500 mb| 300 mb
precip | CAPE
Animations | Alternate

MOS: One-stop MOS (GFS, NAM, short and extended ranges)

Meteograms: National

Phoenix:
National Weather Service


Text:

Arizona Discussion
Phoenix Discussion
Daily Climate Summaries
National: 1 | 2
Station map

Phoenix media forecasts:


CBS: KPHO-TV (Ch. 5)
FOX: KSAZ-TV (Ch. 10)
NBC: KPNX-TV (Ch. 12)
ABC: KNXV-TV (Ch. 15)

More on-line weather resources
Selected weather sites:
  1. Weather at Glendale Community College
  2. National Weather Service
  3. Unisys Weather Products Homepage
  4. Univ. of Michigan Weather Maps
  5. INTELLiCast: USA and Int'l Weather
  6. The Weather Channel
  7. Univ. of Illinois World Weather
  8. Ohio State Weather Images
  9. UCAR Real-Time Weather Data
  10. Weather Underground
  11. Meteorological Analyses over N. Amer.
  12. Atlantic Oceanographic & Met Lab (AOML)
  13. NOAA Experimental 40-km Weather Maps (RUC)
  14. SSEC Wisconsin Homepage
  15. COLA/IGES Homepage
  16. University of Hawaii Weather Server
  17. CIMSS Forecast Products
  18. Aviation Weather
  19. Marine Weather
  20. Mt. Washington Observatory
  21. Links to Other Meteorology Sites
  22. Weather cams (1) (2)
  23. CAPS (Center for Analysis and Prediction of Storms) - U. of Oklahoma
Severe Weather, Tornadoes, Lightning:
  1. National Severe Storms Lab (NSSL)
  2. Storm Prediction Center (SPC)
  3. Texas Severe Storm Assoc.
  4. Tornado Project Online
  5. Edward's Online Tornado FAQ's
  6. Sprites & Elves (Lightning)
  7. National Lightning Safety Institute

Miscellaneous:

  1. Guide to weather symbols
  2. The Weather calculator
  3. Wind Chill & Heat index charts
  4. Air trajectories: Custom
  5. Seasonal climate outlook
  6. Climate Prediction Center
  7. Arctic weather: 1| 2
  8. North Pole web cams
  9. Extreme weather
  10. American Meteorological Society
  11. Alden Electronics
  12. Thermodynamic Temperature (Kelvin Temperature Scale) - Wikipedia
  13. Temperature - The Kelvin Scale
    Absolute Zero - Wikipedia
  14. Absolute Zero - Milestones in Cold Research (NOVA)
  15. Absolute Hot (NOVA)
  16. Temperature Calculator (and Temperature Scales)

Historical Meteorological Events:

  1. May 3, 1999 Oklahoma Tornado Outbreak | Other sites
  2. Hurricane Mitch (Honduras & Nicaragua) Oct. 26-Nov. 4, 1998
  3. Midwestern Floods (1993)
  4. Winter Storm of the Century (March 13-14, 1993)
  5. Hurricane Andrew (Aug. 16-28, 1992) | Other sites
  6. Halloween Storm (Perfect Storm) - (Oct. 1991)Other sites
  7. Big Thompson Flood (July 31, 1976)
  8. Tornado Super Outbreak (April 3-4, 1974)
  9. Palm Sunday Tornado (April 11, 1965) | Other sites
  10. Hurricane of 1938 - The Long Island Express
  11. Tri-State Tornado Outbreak (March 18, 1925)
  12. Galveston Island Hurricane (Sept. 8, 1900) | Other sites
  13. Hurricane & Tropical Storm Archives (photos)
  14. Historical Tornado Data Archive