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Hurricane Ian Advances on Cuba, Florida, and Southeastern US

National Centers for Environmental Information (NCEI), an office of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association (NOAA) are providing detailed and up-to-date coverage of the storm's progress.

See the NOAA Extreme Weather Sheets here

See NOAA/NCEI Tweet here


WDS-IPO's Executive Director to Present at Webinar for NOAA Science Seminar Series

Meredith Goins, Executive Director of the World Data System's International Program Office (WDS-IPO), will speak about how the WDS works with members towards providing universal and equitable access to data around the world.

The Science Seminar Series is hosted by the National Ocean and Atmospheric Association (NOAA).

NOAA NESDIS NCEI hosts four WDS services/centers:
Geophysics, Meteorology, Oceanography, and Paleoclimatology.

This webinar is open to the public and our members are encouraged to attend for further insights into what the WDS can do to serve them.

Register for the 4 October event here
For details on the Science Seminar Series, click here



By the end of September, you will see the new WDS website (preview above) with updated information and updated member services.

We have also updated our MOU, Constitution, and By-laws, the results of the member votes will be counted and feedback analyzed after 30 September. Thank you for your participation and insight.


New Contact for SCOSTEP

Dr. Keith Groves, Director of the Institute for Scientific Research at Boston College (US), has been assigned the new SCOSTEP Scientific Secretary as of 1 September 2022, following the passing of Patricia Doherty. To contact the SCOSTEP Secretariat, eMail or.


Reminder for Nominations for the ISC Fellowship

The ISC invites its members and other partners to nominate eminent scientists and thought-leaders to join the ISC Fellowship.

ISC Fellows are people of high scientific and public standing who will help the ISC in its mission to be the global voice for science.

Please nominate by 7 October 2022