[sound effect: whoosh, whoosh, whoosh] [music] Weather Ready Nation is about decreasing our nation’s vulnerability to disasters by increasing community readiness and resilience. It’s about maintaining our status as America’s trusted source of weather, water, and climate information. And most of all, it’s about working together. Whether you are a forecaster or a technician, a manager or an engineer, an administrative assistant or a policy maker, your position is important in this effort. The goal is attainable, but achieving it depends on each of us understanding our role and staying committed to playing our part. I invite you to explore how your job fits into the Weather Ready Nation vision. Discover how you can help this country become ready, responsive, and resilient to the threats and impacts of severe weather! [music]