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NOAA Climate and Weather Data Carry Weight in Transportation Sector

July 30, 2018
NCEI’s weather and climate data provide valuable information for the logistics and transportation sector.

NOAA Data Help Land the Next Catch

August 13, 2018
NOAA ocean and coastal data at NCEI support value-added services that help fishing.

Weather Data: Beyond the Forecast

August 13, 2018
NOAA weather and climate data at NCEI support the economy through third-party weather service providers.

Value of the Data: U.S. Drought Monitor

August 9, 2018
Cattle ranchers and federal agencies manage drought impacts using NOAA NCEI data via the U.S. Drought Monitor.

Calculating the Cost of Weather and Climate Disasters

August 2, 2018
Get to know our billion-dollar weather and climate disasters information, how it’s calculated, what it tells us, and why it’s so important.

New Regional Climatologies Released

November 29, 2017
The Northern North Pacific and Northeast Pacific Regional climatologies play a significant role in long-term Earth and ocean climate change.

NOAA Data Helps Retail and Manufacturing Business Minimize Impacts from Weather and Climate

June 21, 2017
NCEI’s environmental data provide critical information for retailers, manufacturers, and the companies that invest in them.

Tracking the Gulf Dead Zone

July 30, 2018
NOAA works to understand, predict, and ultimately reduce hypoxia in the Gulf of Mexico and its impacts to ecosystems and coastal communities.

An Inventory of Tropical Cyclone Tracks

August 14, 2018
NCEI maintains an inventory of tropical cyclones and the paths they’ve taken, dating back to the 1850s.

Value of the Data Case Study: Reinsurance

August 14, 2018
NCEI’s environmental data provide invaluable support to insurance and reinsurance sectors that cover catastrophic weather events.