Weather And Emergency Management
Since severe weather events never make an appointment, preparedness is vital. Much of meteorology is concerned with forecasting and issuing. Finally, the future poses its own special brand of weather hazards due to the uncertainties and scale of consequent changes in global climate patterns.
The Emergency Operations Center monitors and tracks weather on a regular basis. These are some of the tools used.
Basic Weather Forecast :
Keetch Byram Drought Index (KBDI) - http://currentweather.freshfromflorida.com/kbdi_index.html
Observed Fire Danger Indices - http://currentweather.freshfromflorida.com/fdi-report.html
National Weather Service - Melbourne Radar: