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Radar Operations Center

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Formed  1988
Parent department  Department of Commerce
Headquarters  Norman, Oklahoma, U.S.
Radar Operations Center
Preceding  Operational Support Facility (OSF)
Jurisdiction  United States federal government
Parent agency  National Weather Service

The Radar Operations Center (ROC) is a National Weather Service (NWS) unit that coordinates the development, maintenance, and training for the NEXRAD weather radar network. It is located at the National Weather Center (NWC) in Norman, Oklahoma and ran by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) in the Department of Commerce with partners at the Department of Defense and the Department of Transportation.

ROC consists of four branches: Applications, Engineering, Operations, and Program. ROC also works with the Federal Aviation Administration's Terminal Doppler Weather Radar (TDWR) network.

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Radar Operations Center Wikipedia


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