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Trusting the Forecast
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Available Wx Resources
trusting the forecast project

surface map of pressure and wind vectors

The table below is a short list of other available weather resources (compiled by Brian Jewett). Feel free to use these resources in addition to or in combination with the Weather Visualizer ( CoVis version or the public version) to access current weather data and to make a forecast. Click on the green button at left to do so.

Current weather
Data Source Available information
Local data Illinois, Ohio State LivePix | CMI | Obs. | Fcst. | Zones | Discussion | State | Roads
Satellite Wisconsin, Illinois Visible picture | Infrared | Water Vapor | visualizer
NCAR-RAP Closeup: Minneapolis | Wichita | Denver | Detroit
Radar WxChnl, Intellicast National map | Illinois closeup
Surface maps Weather Channel current weather map | severe weather outlook
Illinois U.S. wind, temp. | Illinois wind, temp. | 9-panel image
Live Camera WeatherNet,
San Francisco | PikesPeak | Lincoln | Minneapolis | Chicago | St.Louis | Cinci. | New York | Tampa | Calgary!
Tropical wx. Illinois Advisory statement | Forecast track | Local statements

Weather forecasts
Data Source Update Available information
Surface maps Weather Channel Twice daily? This afternoon | Next morning | Next aftn
Forecast low temps | Forecast high
Short-range Purdue, UNCC Twice daily 12-hour | 24-hour | 36-hour | 48-hour
0-48h (4-panel) | 0-72h (6-panel)
3-day, regional COLA Daily West: Today | Tomorrow | Day-3
Central: Today | Tomorrow | Day-3
East: Today | Tomorrow | Day-3
Long-range Purdue 6am daily 2-10 days (9-panel, USA) | Europe (9-panel)

start up activity
Terms for using data resources. CD-ROM available.
Credits and Acknowledgments for WW2010.
Department of Atmospheric Sciences (DAS) at
the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

culminating project