National Hurricane Center. The agency, which is co-located with the Miami branch of the National Weather Service, is situated on the campus of Florida International University in University Park, Florida.When was the National Hurricane Information Center established?
On July 1, 1956, a National Hurricane Information Center was established in Miami, Florida which became a warehouse for all hurricane-related information from one United States Weather Bureau office.How do I contact the National Hurricane Center Miami?
The Director's Office, the Administrative Office, and Public Affairs may all be reached by calling (305) 229-4470. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, public tours of the National Hurricane Center/WFO Miami facility will not be provided in 2021.Is there a public tour of the Hurricane Center?
Public tours of the National Hurricane Center are available outside of the hurricane season for the Atlantic and Eastern Pacific, by prior appointment only. WHO: The general public is invited to tour the National Hurricane Center and Miami National Weather Service Forecast Office by prior appointment only.