Weather Links

The following links may be helpful in monitoring the weather.

Weather Outlook Information

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Storm Prediction Center

National Weather Service Forecast Information  

The San Francisco Area Weather
Martinez, CA Local 7-Day Forecast
Martinez, CA Hourly Weather Forecast Graph
Forecast Weather Table Interface
Bay Area Graphical QPF
Graphical Forecasts - San Francisco/Monterey, CA
Model Output Statistics 

San Francisco State University Forecast Information

California Regional Weather Server
Composite Weather Maps
Barometric Pressure Maps
Sea Level Barometric Analysis
 Height of analysis at 300mb
 Height analysis at 500 mb
 Jet stream model

Forecast and Current Conditions

California Nevada River Forecast Center Google™ Maps Interface
National Water Model (Information about the National Water Model)
National Water Model Map (Map that shows predicted flows in most rivers and streams in the US. This is still being perfected.)
National Water Model - FC District Stream Gauge Locations with Links (How to view the National Water Model at the FC District's stream gauge locations).

Current Information

California Data Exchange Center Stations Map  (Zoom to Contra Costa to see all stations that report their data to California Data Exchange Center)
California Water Watch
Concord Buchanan Field Airport, California
United States Geological Survey Marsh Creek Stream Gage, Brentwood
United States Geological Survey San Ramon Stream Gage, San Ramon
United States Geological Survey Water Watch Map  (Google™ Maps Version)
United States Geological Survey Google™ Maps Real-Time Stream Flow

National Weather Service Current Information

South Pacific Loop
San Francisco Bay Area Radar
San Francisco Bay Area, Base Reflectivity Loop
Satellite Imagery
    Infrared ,Western US, 16KM, Animated (best for viewing Pacific storms)
Observed Precipitation Map-San Francisco Bay Area
Google™ Maps Data Interfaces
Google™ Maps Data Interfaces - Precipitation
Contra Costa County Precipitation Map
24 Hour Precipitation Summary
    (Pan Down To - San Francisco Bay Area-Peninsula and East Bay Counties)
Weather and Hazards Data Viewer
3-day History at Concord, Buchanan Field, CA
Chat Local Storms (Map with weather related damage points, etc. Click "Real Time" or change dates)

Tide Information

Tide Gauge Links
Tide and Meteorological Gauges: Contra Costa County
Tide Gauges: Contra Costa County

Drought Information

Drought Monitor
State Drought Information

State Climate Data

State Climate and Meteorology Data

Groundwater Information

Department of Water Resources (IRWIS)

General Information

National Aeronautics Space Administration Earth Observatory

Emergency Preparedness and Safety Information

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration - Emergency  Supplies Kit
National Safety Council - Emergency Preparedness: Are You Ready for a Disaster?

Information from Private Industry

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Columbia Broadcasting System Channel 5 San Francisco Radar for Martinez "WonderMap" Interactive WonderMap
Tides from
Weather Alert Services