Advanced Hydrologic Prediction Services
Entry ID: AHPS-NWS
Abstract: The Advanced Hydrologic Prediction Services (AHP Services) provide new forecast
products (including visual displays) depicting the magnitude and uncertainty of
occurrence for hydrologic events from hours to days to weeks. Existing National
Weather Service river forecasts generally provide only short-term (1,2, or 3
day) deterministic forecast products.
This operational server maintains a current ... database of meteorological and
hydrological data, historical data, and written information generated by the
NWS or received from other official sources. In addition, this server accesses
in realtime a selection of current official weather observations, forecasts,
and warnings from U.S. government sources for use by the national and
international community. In an effort to enhance the science, experimental
products may be accessible on this server and care must be taken when using
such products as they are intended for research use.
This server is available 24 hours a day,seven days a week. Timely delivery of
data and products from this server through the Internet is not guaranteed.
Official NWS dissemination systems which can provide timely delivery of data
and products are listed here: NOAA Weather Radio, NOAA Weather Wire, EMWIN,
Family of Services, NOAAPORT and National Weather Service Forecast Office.
The information on government servers are in the public domain, unless
specifically annotated otherwise, and may be used freely by the public. Before
using information obtained from this server special attention should be given
to the date & time of the data and products being displayed. This information
shall not be modified in content and then presented as official government
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merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. In no event will NWS be
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consequential, special or exemplary damages or lost profit resulting from any
use or misuse of this data.
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