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WDTD on Social Media


The Warning Decision Training Division is using Facebook and Google+ to communicate with, and foster discussions between, NWS forecasters and partners about new training initiatives, upcoming courses, and on-going training topics.

To ensure that members of the public who don't participate with third-party, social media providers can view this content, we are making are posts available on our web site. Please view the links below to see what we are talking about with our "friends" and "followers".


August 1, 2014: FLASH Tales from the Testbed post

June 30, 2014:

  1. OU School of Meteorology summer class presentation
  2. OU School of Meteorology summer class students working

June 28, 2014: OU School of Meteorology summer class setup photos

May 22, 2014: RDA/RPG Build 14.0 Training announcement

April 25, 2014: MRMS related post

April 7, 2014: Post about MRMS Experiment

March 24, 2014: Welcome ROC to Facebook

March 18, 2014: Liz Quoetone's passing notice

March 11, 2014: Bill Read visit post

February 28, 2014: ROC Build 14 Beta Test post

February 26, 2014: DLOC Workshop scenario example

February 25, 2014: DLOC Workshop post


October 17, 2013: Federal Shutdown ends post

October 1, 2013: WDTD Federal Shutdown post

September 11, 2013: 9/11 post

August 28, 2013:

  1. Snowball microphone post
  2. NWS IMET photo post

August 26, 2013: Repost of NWS Norman's radar control screen photo

August 25, 2013: Repost of NWS Amarillo's Weather Event Simulator photo

August 22, 2013: Repost of NWS Norman's photo showing award they received from the Oklahoma Emergency Management Association

August 21, 2013: Repost of NWS New York's graphic on tornado in New Jersey

August 6, 2013:

  1. Repost of NWS Kansas City's photo of complex hail
  2. Post of a WDTD Instructor verifying data for WES-2 development

July 31, 2013: Information on how wind farms impact radar data quality from the Radar Opearations Center

July 30, 2013:

  1. Repost of NWS Tampa Bay's hurricane season notification
  2. Repost of photo from NWS Blacksburg VA

July 29, 2013: Post of WDTD instructors preparing MRMS training

July 24, 2013: Repost of NWS Sioux Falls What's Inside the Radar Dome? video

July 22, 2013: Repost of NWS Chicago's Attack of the Mayflies article

July 18, 2013: Post of OETA documentary on the National Weather Center

July 16, 2013: Post on Linda Curtis visit

June 11, 2013: Post applying WDTD's Tornado Warning Guidance training to the Adairsville, KY tornado

May 10, 2013: 2013 Tornado Warning Guidance Training Release announcement

April 26, 2013: Information on Radar Operation Center's New Radar Technology page

April 25, 2013: Spring 2013 NEXRAD Now released

April 17, 2013: Sneak peak at 2013 Tornado Warning Guidance Training

April 16, 2013: Repost of Local Storm Report highlighting report from Lebron James

April 5, 2013: Photos of participants from all four DLOC workshops this year

March 14, 2012: Photo of WDTD instructors during DLOC workshop


December 20, 2012: Link to NOAA National Severe Storms Laboratory PING Data Display

December 19, 2012:

  1. December Storm of the Month webinar reminder
  2. Repost of weather image from NWS Amarillo TX Office

December 5, 2012: December Storm of the Month webinar announcement

November 28, 2012: November Storm of the Month reminder

November 15, 2012: November Storm of the Month webinar announcement

November 13, 2012: Repost of 5th grade class attending Meteorology class at NWC

November 9, 2012: Repost of Dual-Pol radar winter weather example from Boston, MA WFO

October 30, 2012: Link to NWSChat Training from NWS Training Center

October 29, 2012: October Storm of the Month webinar announcement

October 11, 2012: Photo of WDTD receiving NWA award

October 10, 2012: WDTD participation at the NWA Annual Conference announcement

October 9, 2012: Repost of NWS Storm Prediction Support of historic space jump

October 3, 2012:

  1. Dual-Pol Radar Operations Course completion statistics announcement
  2. Repost of Google Hangout discussing what a NWS forecast office is like

October 2, 2012: Repost of National Severe Storms Laboratory video on future radar research

September 12, 2012: Radar Operations Center multimedia briefing on ISDP announcement

August 29, 2012: August Storm of the Month post

August 28, 2012: Radar Operations Center multimedia briefing on Differential Reflectivity (ZDR) evaluation repost

August 27, 2012: 30 Days, 30 Ways repost

August 16, 2012: August Storm of the Month announcement

August 15, 2012: That Weather Show repost

August 10, 2012: Morristown, TN Weather Forecast Office tornado imposter repost

July 30, 2012: Radar Operations Center multimedia briefing page repost

July 13, 2012: July Storm of the Month webinar announcement

July 10, 2012: U.S. State of the Climate report repost

July 3, 2012: Dual-Polarization Radar Operations Course status update

June 27, 2012: Lightning Safety Awareness Week post

June 21, 2012: June Storm of the Month webinar post

June 5, 2012: Venus Transit post

June 4, 2012: Rip Current Awareness Week post

May 30 , 2012: AWOC Severe Forecast Challenge post

May 23, 2012: May Storm of the Monthy webinar announcement

May 22, 2012: New NHC Director post

May 21, 2012: National Safe Boating Week post

May 18, 2012: Wireless Emergency Alerts post

May 17, 2012: May Storm of the Month Webinar announcement

May 14, 2012: Video about the National Hurricane Center

May 10, 2012: Video about the National Weather Center Hazardous Weather Testbed

May 3, 2012: Dual-Polarization Radar Training question

April 26, 2012: National Severe Weather Preparedness Week post

April 17, 2012: Re-post of photo from Topeka, KS NWS Weather Forecast Office

April 11, 2012: Re-post of wildfire plume image

April 10, 2012: Correction for photo of 4th DLOC Workshop participants

April 9, 2012:

  1. Recognizing our 5th DLOC Workshop participants
  2. Re-post of First Documented Radar Hook Echo story

April 5, 2012: On Detecting Tornadoes with Dual Pol (by Paul Schlatter)

April 4, 2012: Virtual NWC Tour post

April 2, 2012:

  1. Example of a three-body scatter spike from a dual-polarization WSR-88D site (Topeka, KS)
  2. Recognizing our 4th DLOC Workshop participants

March 28, 2012: NWS Training Portal post

March 23, 2012:

  1. Photo of dual-polarization WSR-88D upgrade
  2. Link to Radar Operations Center WSR-88D dual-polarization upgrade information

March 22, 2012: Course Announcement for "Communicating Risks in High-Impact Events"

March 21, 2012: Announcement about our March Dual-Polarization "Storm of the Month" webinar

March 19, 2012:

  1. Link to video of lightning near the National Weather Center
  2. Recognizing 3rd DLOC Workshop Participants

March 14, 2012: Winter 2012 Nexrad Now newsletter post

March 12, 2012: Recognizing 2nd DLOC Workshop Participants

March 6, 2012: Interest in Dual-Polarization Radar post

March 6, 2012: Recognizing 1st DLOC Workshop Participants

February 8, 2012: Recognizing High Impact Hydrometeorological Events course announement post

February 5, 2012: National Weatherperson's Day post

January 31, 2012: National Weather Service web site redesign post

January 25, 2012: Emergency alerts on Google post

January 23, 2012:

  1. Stop by the National Weather Center booth at the AMS post
  2. January Storm of the Month webinar post

January 20, 2012: Shared link to Taunton, MA Weather Forecast Office post with dual-pol images

January 19, 2012: Paul Schlatter's talk at American Meteorological Society (AMS) Annual Meeting announcement

January 18, 2012: Dr. Daphne LaDue's talk at AMS Annual Meeting announcement

January 17, 2012: General AMS Annual Meeting announcement post

January 12, 2012: January "Dual-Pol Storm of the Month" webinar announcement post

January 9, 2012: Dual-Pol talks at Weather and Climate Summit


December 19, 2011: Bufkit beta test request

December 15, 2011: December "Dual-Pol Storm of the Month" webinar announcement post

November 21, 2011: November "Dual-Pol Storm of the Month" webinar announcement post

November 17, 2011: November Dual-Polarization Training News post

November 16, 2011: Dual-polarization radar example from Wichita, KS forecaster Brad Ketcham

November 10, 2011: NWSChat post

November 9, 2011: Introductory Google+ post

November 8, 2011: Center Weather Servuce Units support materials post

October 28, 2011: Facilitation Workshop post

October 3, 2011: Dual-Polarization Radar Training for NWS Partners post

September 15, 2011: Introductory Facebook post


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