Space Wx Products & Services
Lesson 1 Providing Services in Your Region

Lesson Overview

Products and services available on the WMO Space Weather Portal can help you provide services to customers in your region, who may experience problems with radio communication, satellite navigation, electric power generation, and any number of issues caused by space weather.

This lesson provides a review and explanation of space weather service concepts.

By the end of this lesson, you should be able to:

  • Describe space weather services
  • Locate space weather service providers around the world
  • Describe the NOAA Space Weather Prediction Center
  • Identify the benefits of working with local providers
  • Identify simple steps you can take to provide space weather services


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