Online Resources

Space Weather Prediction Center (SWPC) Home

SWPC Customer Dashboards

SWPC Media

Space Weather Scales



Current Space Weather Conditions

Space Weather Alerts



NASA Explorer YouTube

Sun Forecast Video




The available courses for this topic are listed here. To receive credit for these courses you must complete the assessment in the Commerce Learning Center. Instructions for doing this are listed at the beginning of each course.

Course Title
Course Description

Handling Space Weather Inquiries

This course is designed to prepare NWS WFO staff for questions they may receive related to increased solar activity. The course objectives center on providing an explanation of space weather, its impact, an overview of the Space Weather Prediction Center, contacts, website and products; and methods for handling inquiries related to space weather.

By the end of this course, you will be able to use existing space weather resources along with basic space weather knowledge to address customer questions and seek additional support services when appropriate.

U.S. Space Weather Products and Services

This course is designed to educate visitors of the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) Space Weather page about United States (U.S.), Department of Commerce (DOC), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), National Weather Service (NWS), Space Weather Prediction Center (SWPC)Space Weather Products & Services, many of which are available through the WMO Space Weather Portal.

By the end of this course, you will be able to describe Space Weather Services, locate additional information regarding the basic science behind space weather, use the NOAA SWPC tool, and identify the basic needs of several different types of space weather customers.