Established October 1, 1998. We're an itty bitty division of the Heating Plant and Environmental Health and Safety.

NIU Weather works for you!

This is our Instacam(tm) Webcam view coming from high atop Stevenson Tower South Tower 'B', looking west-southwest.


For on-campus users, watch weather information and emergency announcements from the National Weather Service 24 hours a day on Campus Cable channel 35.


Do you want FREE weather information, severe weather bulletins, current radar and more from the NIU Weather weather station? Then click HERE to get your Weatherbug software, which displays our weather station data and rooftop camera on campus, all in REAL-TIME!

High-resolution radar mosaic available to all!

Check out our high and super-resolution radar mosaics, generated locally and free of restrictions to send it out over the Web for personal, non-commercial use! Click here for all the radar sectors!

NIU is the first STORMREADY (r) university in the United States. Click on the link to find out why YOU should be the next one!

Who we are and what we do| Severe weather safety| School closing information| Live NOAA All-Hazards Radio Broadcasts| NIU Weather weekday forecast| Weekend/holiday forecast| Special weather statements| Subscribe to our severe weather lists| Weather maps| Lightning imagery, all access| Current radar and restricted lightning imagery

Other sites: The NIU Geography department's climate (historical) data website...great stuff!| The NIU Geography department's agricultural research website| Stormtrack-THE storm chasing website| THE STORM MACHINE meteorologist data page

Local contents (C) 1999, Northern Illinois University. The forecast produced on this site may not be used for commercial purposes. Comments? Send an email to Gilbert Sebenste, the site Webmaster. Since March 2, 1999, lots of people have visited this page!