NWS Fax Charts

Products are available in the following categories:

  1. Standard barotropic levels
    1000 MB 850 MB 700MB 500 MB 300 MB 250 MB 200 MB 100 MB
  2. Winds/Streamlines
    1. Winds
      Boundary Layer SurfaceNew Category! 24,000 feet 34,000 feet 45,000 feet
    2. Streamlines
  3. Surface analysis
    North America Atlantic Pacific
  4. Weather Depiction/Significant Weather
    1. Weather Depiction
    2. Significant Weather
      1. Polar Stereographic
        Atlantic Pacific
      2. Mercator
        U. S., Central America Atlantic Pacific
  5. Radar Summary
  6. Thickness (SFC/1000 - 500 MB)
  7. Multi-Panel
    1. Forecast Series
      00 hour 12 hour 24 hour 36 hour 48 hour 60 hour
    2. 3, 4, 5, 6-10 Day Forecast Thickness (SFC/1000 - 500 MB) Surface / Significant Weather /
      Cloud Amount
      Winds / Waves
      500 MB 850 MB Relative Humidity / Vertical Velocity Monthly / Seasonal Outlook: Temperature, Precip. Miscellaneous
  8. Hemispheric productsNew Category!
    1. Polar Stereographic
      SFC/1000-500 Thickness Heights Heights / Isotachs Heights / Vorticity
    2. Mercator
      Streamlines / Isotachs
  9. Miscellaneous products
    Watch / Warning Thunderstorm Probability / Freezing Level Lifted Index Pressure Change
    Precipitation Observed Temperatures Relative Humidity Seasonal


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