Weather is the true cross disciplinary subject. It impacts history, biology & geology, informs health, can be modeled and understood using math, and is represented in art & music. And the changes in weather around the globe continue to shape the landscape.

Use the Internet to monitor major weather events and their effects in real-time or on a day-by-day basis.

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Weather Underground

The Weather Underground is a comprehensive site for teachers, administrators and parents, discussion of environmental issues is conducted via e-mail, current news can be matched to your curriculum,…  learn more

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WeatherBug is different in that it has sensors deployed at thousands of schools, major sports stadiums, broadcast stations and public safety facilities across the U.S. (Possibly in your…  learn more

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Earthdata Hazards and Disasters

NASA's satellite imagery enable students to get a snapshot of the Earth in near-real time. This timely data is useful for a range of applications e.g. to detect…  learn more

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Asian Tsunami Imagery

Digital Globe shows the impacts of the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami using descriptions and satellite images.  learn more

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United States Drought Monitor

This map, maintained by National Drought Mitigation Center and updated weekly, tracks the current conditions in the United States. With droughts now impacting nearly every part of the…  learn more

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Watch NOAA's Hurricane Hunters Fly Into the Eye of a Monster

The job of a hurricane hunter is not for the faint of heart. This brave crew must fly straight into one of the most destructive forces in nature…  learn more

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BBC Weather

Weather forecasts for thousands of locations around the world  learn more

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National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

Up-to-date information on regions within the US are posted at NOAA.  learn more

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Old Farmers Almanac

Since 1792, The Old Farmer's Almanac has published useful information for people in all walks of life.  learn more

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NASA: Mars Weather Report

For a different perspective, check out the current weather on Mars. NASA's InSight mission provides reports on temperatures and wind speeds from its home at Elysium Planitia. For…  learn more

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Cloud Guide: Types of Clouds and Weather They Predict!

“What type of cloud is that?,” this piece is for the budding nephologist (person who studies clouds) in you. By observing clouds, you can predict the incoming weather! See…  learn more