The legacy OPC website URL https://www.opc.ncep.noaa.gov permanently redirects to https://ocean.weather.gov. On or after July 9, 2019 the old URL will not work. Users must use https://ocean.weather.gov to access the OPC website. More information is available at https://www.weather.gov/media/notification/scn19-10opc_terminate.pdf.

OPC Strategic Plan

2017-2021
Achieving a Maritime Weather Ready Nation

NCEP OPC Strategic Plan

The Ocean Prediction Center released its 2017-2021 Strategic Plan "Achieving a Maritime Weather Ready Nation" in April, 2017. We invite you to review it (PDF document).