Know the Infrastructure for Climate Data and Services Understand Climate Variability and Change and Apply to Local Services Understand the Basis and Methodologies of CPC Products Use NOAA Climate Products and Tools in Local Climate Services Apply Climate Information to Decision Support, Partnership, and Communication Understand Principles for Conducting Timely, Accurate, and Consistent Climate Data Observations and the Broad Range of Their Applications Operational Climate Services Climate Variability Advanced Climate Variability Sub-Seasonal to Seasonal (S2S) IDSS
PCU 1: Know the Infrastructure for Climate Data and Services
Producer: Jenna Meyers, AFS/CSB
Training need: NWS field staff must provide accurate and consistent climate information and services to NWS customers, and have a working knowledge of credible sources of information from a wide array of providers.
Training objective: NWS field staff need to identify appropriate sources of climate data, products, and information.
Specific Job Task Skills and Knowledge: