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Local Application Database

Welcome to the Local Application Database

  • is the U.S. Government's official Web portal to all Federal, state and local government Web resources and services.

The Local Application Database (LAD) is a centralized point of distribution and information for all local applications created within the National Weather Service.

Local Application Database News

  1. PLEASE NOTE: As a part of the transition from LAD and STR to the NWS Software Collaboration Portal (SCP), the LAD and STR were permanently decommissioned on Friday, September 28, 2012.  For more information on the NWS SCP, please visit where you will be prompted to enter the name portion of your NOAA email address (e.g., John.P.Jones for and your NOAA email password in order to gain access.

  National Weather Service
Office of Science and Technology
Meteorological Development Laboratory
Last Modified : 09/28/2012

 National Weather Service/Office of Science & Technology/Meteorological Development Lab