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A high-level view of the
National Mesonet Program
NMP Network of Networks
The National Mesonet’s 35,000 stations/platforms include:
- Aircraft data
- Boundary layer observations
- Nationwide surface data
National Mesonet data is used for:
- Numerical weather prediction (NWP) — particularly high-resolution regional
- Weather Forecast Office (WFO) short-term forecast modifications
- Situational awareness
- Post-event analysis
- National Mesonet Data is licensed with limited rights
NMP Partner Media
Video and other media produced by NMP partners.
Learn how the South Alabama Mesonet at the University of South Alabama serves the community.
Charlie Starbuck, Slapout Fire Chief, describes how he uses Mesonet data in fire situations.
Recent OU graduate Kaitlin Frost and the Oklahoma Mesonet.
Albert Ashwood on the significance of the Oklahoma Mesonet to the public safety community.
Rick Smith on the partnership between NWS and the Mesonet.
Osage County producer Eddie Fields on the value of mesonet data to agriculture.
Cattle rancher Earl Shero on the value of the Mesonet Cattle Comfort Index in Eastern Oklahoma.
Murray County producer Chuck Coffee on the value of Mesonet weather information.
A typical landscaping maintenance pass occurs multiple times per year at each Oklahoma Mesonet site.