Web Sites of Extreme Events

Extreme Monitoring

  • North American Drought Monitor
  • US Drought Monitor
  • Canada Drought Watch
  • NOAA/CPC Climate Data and Maps
  • Australia Climate Information (BoM)
  • Famine Early Warning Systems Network
  • Sahel Weather and Crop Situation (UN)
  • Drought Monitoring Centre for the Greater Horn of Africa
  • Weekly Weather and Crop Bulletin

Extreme Forecasting

  • US Hazards Assessment
  • IRI Forecasts
  • NOAA/CPC Forecasts

Past Extreme Events

  • NOAA/NCDC Extreme Weather and Climate Events
  • International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies
  • International Natural Disaster Response Archive
  • International Natural Disaster Situation Reports Archive
  • Global Active Archive of Large Flood Events
  • Munich Re Group Publications
  • Climate Information Project (NOAA/OGP)
  • International Disaster Database (OFDA/CRED)
    • EM-DAT Emergency Disasters Data Base
  • Global Natural Disasters and Catastrophes
  • Paleoclimate Drought Resources (NOAA/NGDC)
  • Australian Climate Extremes of the 20th Century
  • Asian Disaster Reduction Center
  • US Federal Disaster Declaration Archive (FEMA)
  • Tornado Project
  • Statistics of Weather and Climate Extremes (UCAR/ESIG)

Extremes-Related Organizations

  • National Drought Mitigation Center
  • NOAA Drought Information Center
  • International Research Institute for Climate Prediction (IRI)
  • NOAA Climate Prediction Center (CPC)
  • NCAR Environmental and Societal Impacts Group Extreme Weather and Climate Research
  • Statistical Methods for Extreme Events in Weather and Climate
  • Modelling the Impact of Climate Extremes (MICE)