Point Forecast Matrices
Issued by NWS Twin Cities, MN

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13
000
FOUS53 KMPX 170025
PFMMPX
FOUS53 KMPX 170024
PFMMPX

Point Forecast Matrices
National Weather Service Twin Cities/Chanhassen MN
624 PM CST Tue Jan 16 2018

MNZ041-171000-
Alexandria-Douglas MN
45.87N  95.38W Elev. 1424 ft
624 PM CST Tue Jan 16 2018

Date           01/16/18      Wed 01/17/18            Thu 01/18/18            Fri
CST 3hrly     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

Min/Max                      -3          26          19          34          22
Temp                -1  1  1  3  7 20 26 23 20 19 20 21 21 31 34 29 22 23 23 26
Dewpt               -8 -7 -5 -6 -2  7 13 16 17 17 18 19 19 24 26 23 20 21 22 22
RH                  71 68 75 65 66 56 57 74 88 92 92 92 92 75 72 78 92 92 96 85
Wind dir            SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W  W  W  W SW SW SW  S  S  S
Wind spd             6  9 10 10 12 13 16 12 12 11 11 11  9  9  9  8  8  8  8  8
Clouds              SC SC SC FW CL CL CL FW FW FW SC SC FW FW SC SC SC B1 SC B2
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
Snow 12hr                 00-00       00-00       00-00
Wind chill         -14-14-15-13 -8
Min chill       -12   -15   -15   -12


Date           01/19/18  Sat 01/20/18  Sun 01/21/18  Mon 01/22/18  Tue 01/23/18
CST 6hrly     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

Max/Min          38      21    31      18    26      13    21       6    15
Temp          35 33 25   21 31 25 20   19 26 23 16   13 21 17 14    6 14 12
Dewpt         29 29 24   21 26 23 19   18 21 19 14   12 15 14 12    6  9  7
PWind dir        SW       W    NW       N    NE       N    NW      SW    NW
Wind char        GN      LT    LT      LT    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
Avg clouds    B2 B1 B1   B1 B1 B2 B2   OV OV OV B2   B1 B1 B1 B1   B2 B2 B2
PoP 12hr          0       5     0      40    50      40    20      10     5
Snow                                    C  C  C  C    C  S

$$
MNZ049-171000-
St Cloud-Stearns MN
45.55N  94.07W Elev. 1027 ft
624 PM CST Tue Jan 16 2018

Date           01/16/18      Wed 01/17/18            Thu 01/18/18            Fri
CST 3hrly     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

Min/Max                      -3          27          18          35          21
Temp                -3 -3 -2 -2  5 19 27 21 18 19 19 19 22 31 35 29 21 23 21 24
Dewpt               -7 -6 -5 -5 -2  7 12 14 16 17 17 18 19 24 27 24 20 21 20 21
RH                  82 86 87 87 72 59 53 74 92 92 92 96 88 75 72 81 96 92 96 88
Wind dir            SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W  W  W  W SW SW SW  S  S  S
Wind spd             4  5  6  6  8 12 12 10  9  8  8  6  6  6  5  4  3  4  5  4
Clouds              SC SC SC SC FW FW CL CL CL FW SC SC SC FW SC SC FW SC SC B1
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
Snow 12hr                 00-00       00-00       00-00
Wind chill         -14-15-15-15 -8
Min chill        -7   -16   -17   -15


Date           01/19/18  Sat 01/20/18  Sun 01/21/18  Mon 01/22/18  Tue 01/23/18
CST 6hrly     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

Max/Min          39      23    35      21    29      16    25       9    19
Temp          35 35 27   23 34 31 25   21 29 25 21   16 25 22 17    9 18 16
Dewpt         28 30 25   22 27 25 21   20 22 21 18   14 16 16 14    9 11  9
PWind dir        SW       W    NW       N    NE       N    NW      SW     W
Wind char        LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      GN    LT      LT    LT
Avg clouds    B2 B2 B1   B1 B1 B2 B2   B2 OV OV OV   B2 B1 B1 B1   B1 B2 B2
PoP 12hr          0       5     5      30    50      50    30      10     5
Snow                                    C  C  C  C    C  C

$$
MNZ060-171000-
Minneapolis-Hennepin MN
44.88N  93.22W Elev. 840 ft
624 PM CST Tue Jan 16 2018

Date           01/16/18      Wed 01/17/18            Thu 01/18/18            Fri
CST 3hrly     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

Min/Max                      -2          26          18          36          23
Temp                 1 -2  0  1  7 18 26 23 21 20 18 19 22 32 36 32 23 24 23 27
Dewpt               -4 -5 -3 -4 -1  7 12 13 15 15 17 17 19 23 26 24 21 21 21 22
RH                  79 87 87 79 69 61 55 65 77 81 96 92 88 69 67 72 92 88 92 81
Wind dir             W SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W SW SW SW  S  S  S
Wind spd             4  4  4  5  8 10 12  9  8  6  5  5  6  5  5  4  4  4  4  4
Clouds              SC SC SC SC FW FW CL CL CL FW SC SC SC SC SC SC FW SC SC B1
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           5           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
Snow 12hr                 00-00       00-00       00-00
Wind chill          -8-12-11-11 -6
Min chill        -7   -12   -12   -12


Date           01/19/18  Sat 01/20/18  Sun 01/21/18  Mon 01/22/18  Tue 01/23/18
CST 6hrly     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

Max/Min          40      25    36      25    32      20    27      13    22
Temp          36 37 31   25 35 32 28   25 32 29 26   20 26 25 19   13 21 19
Dewpt         28 30 28   24 29 27 25   24 24 24 22   18 18 17 15   13 14 12
PWind dir         S       W    NW       N    NE       N    NW      SW     W
Wind char        LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      GN    LT      LT    LT
Avg clouds    B1 B1 B1   B1 B2 B2 B2   B2 OV OV OV   B2 B2 B1 B1   B1 B2 B2
PoP 12hr          0       0     5      20    50      70    50       5     5
Snow                               S       C  C  L    L  C

$$
MNZ073-171000-
Redwood Falls-Redwood MN
44.54N  95.11W Elev. 1020 ft
624 PM CST Tue Jan 16 2018

Date           01/16/18      Wed 01/17/18            Thu 01/18/18            Fri
CST 3hrly     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

Min/Max                      -2          30          18          40          23
Temp                -1 -1  1  2  7 23 30 23 19 19 19 20 22 36 40 34 24 24 23 25
Dewpt               -5 -6 -4 -4 -1  8 13 14 16 17 18 18 19 25 29 25 22 21 21 22
RH                  83 79 79 75 69 52 49 68 88 92 96 92 88 64 64 69 92 88 92 88
Wind dir            SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W  W  W SW SW SW SW  S  S
Wind spd             5  6  8  8  9 14 14 12 12 10 10  9  9  9  6  6  5  6  6  8
Clouds              SC SC FW FW FW CL CL CL CL FW SC FW FW FW FW SC FW SC FW B1
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
Snow 12hr                 00-00       00-00       00-00
Wind chill         -14-14-13-12 -7
Min chill       -11   -15   -14   -12


Date           01/19/18  Sat 01/20/18  Sun 01/21/18  Mon 01/22/18  Tue 01/23/18
CST 6hrly     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

Max/Min          43      24    37      23    30      18    25      11    20
Temp          39 36 27   25 36 33 26   23 30 26 20   18 25 21 16   11 20 17
Dewpt         30 31 25   24 28 27 23   22 24 22 18   16 19 16 14   11 12 10
PWind dir        SW       W    NW       N    NE       N    NW      SW     W
Wind char        GN      LT    LT      LT    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
Avg clouds    B1 B1 B1   B1 B2 B2 B2   OV OV OV OV   B2 B1 SC B1   B1 B2 B1
PoP 12hr          0       0     5      20    50      60    20      10     5
Snow                               S    S  C  C  L    C  S

$$
MNZ083-171000-
Mankato-Blue Earth MN
44.23N  93.92W Elev. 1020 ft
624 PM CST Tue Jan 16 2018

Date           01/16/18      Wed 01/17/18            Thu 01/18/18            Fri
CST 3hrly     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

Min/Max                      -4          25          16          37          22
Temp                -4 -3 -2  1  6 19 25 22 18 17 16 18 20 33 37 31 23 23 22 24
Dewpt               -7 -7 -5 -5 -1  7 12 12 13 14 15 16 17 24 28 24 21 20 20 21
RH                  86 82 87 75 72 59 57 65 80 88 96 92 88 69 70 75 92 88 92 88
Wind dir            SW SW SW  S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S
Wind spd             4  6  6  9 10 13 14 11 11  9  9  8  8  8  8  6  6  8  8  8
Clouds              SC SC SC FW FW FW CL CL CL FW FW SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
Snow 12hr                 00-00       00-00       00-00
Wind chill         -14-16-15-14 -9
Min chill        -8   -18   -17   -14


Date           01/19/18  Sat 01/20/18  Sun 01/21/18  Mon 01/22/18  Tue 01/23/18
CST 6hrly     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

Max/Min          41      23    35      24    31      19    26      12    21
Temp          37 37 27   24 35 31 27   24 31 27 24   19 26 21 14   13 21 17
Dewpt         29 29 25   23 28 27 23   23 26 24 22   17 19 17 13   12 14 11
PWind dir         S       W    NW      NE    NE       N    NW      SW     W
Wind char        GN      LT    LT      LT    GN      GN    GN      LT    GN
Avg clouds    B1 B1 B1   B1 B2 B2 B2   B2 OV OV OV   OV B2 B1 SC   B1 B2 B1
PoP 12hr          0       0     5      10    60      70    40       5     5
Snow                                       C  L  L    L  C

$$
MNZ091-171000-
Fairmont-Martin MN
43.66N  94.42W Elev. 1161 ft
624 PM CST Tue Jan 16 2018

Date           01/16/18      Wed 01/17/18            Thu 01/18/18            Fri
CST 3hrly     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

Min/Max                      -4          25          16          37          22
Temp                -4 -3 -2  1  5 18 25 21 19 18 16 17 20 33 37 31 23 23 22 24
Dewpt               -6 -6 -5 -4 -1  6 12 12 13 15 15 15 17 24 28 24 21 21 21 21
RH                  91 86 87 79 76 59 57 68 77 88 96 92 88 69 70 75 92 92 96 88
Wind dir            SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  S
Wind spd             5  8 10 12 16 17 18 14 16 13 11 11 11 10 10  9  9  9  9 10
Clouds              SC SC FW FW FW FW CL CL CL FW FW SC FW FW FW SC FW SC SC SC
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
Snow 12hr                 00-00       00-00       00-00
Wind chill         -16-18-19-17-14
Min chill       -11   -19   -20   -19


Date           01/19/18  Sat 01/20/18  Sun 01/21/18  Mon 01/22/18  Tue 01/23/18
CST 6hrly     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

Max/Min          41      23    36      24    30      19    26      12    22
Temp          37 35 26   24 36 31 26   25 30 26 23   19 26 22 16   12 21 18
Dewpt         29 29 25   23 29 27 23   23 27 24 20   17 19 17 14   12 15 12
PWind dir        SW       W    NW      NE    NE       N    NW      SW     W
Wind char        GN      GN    LT      LT    GN      BZ    GN      GN    GN
Avg clouds    SC SC B1   B1 B2 B2 B2   B2 OV OV OV   B2 B1 SC B1   B1 B1 B1
PoP 12hr          0       0     5      10    60      60    40       5     5
Snow                                       C  L  L    L  C

$$
MNZ093-171000-
Albert Lea-Freeborn MN
43.69N  93.37W Elev. 1257 ft
624 PM CST Tue Jan 16 2018

Date           01/16/18      Wed 01/17/18            Thu 01/18/18            Fri
CST 3hrly     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

Min/Max                      -5          23          15          33          20
Temp                -5 -4 -3 -1  6 16 23 20 17 18 15 16 19 29 33 29 21 23 20 21
Dewpt               -7 -6 -6 -5 -1  6 11 11 12 13 14 14 16 23 27 23 20 20 19 20
RH                  91 91 86 83 72 64 59 67 80 80 96 92 88 78 78 78 96 88 96 96
Wind dir             W SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  S
Wind spd             4  4  6  8 10 13 14 11 12 10  9  9  8  9  8  6  6  6  6  8
Wind gust                                21 24
Clouds              SC SC SC FW FW FW CL CL CL FW FW SC FW FW FW SC FW SC SC SC
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
Snow 12hr                 00-00       00-00       00-00
Wind chill         -15-15-17-15-10
Min chill       -12   -17   -18   -16


Date           01/19/18  Sat 01/20/18  Sun 01/21/18  Mon 01/22/18  Tue 01/23/18
CST 6hrly     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

Max/Min          38      22    35      24    30      19    25      12    22
Temp          34 36 28   22 34 32 28   24 30 27 26   19 25 22 16   12 22 16
Dewpt         28 29 26   22 29 27 24   23 26 25 24   18 19 18 13   12 16 12
PWind dir         S      SW     W      NE    NE       N    NW      SW     W
Wind char        GN      LT    LT      LT    GN      GN    GN      LT    GN
Avg clouds    SC SC B1   B1 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 OV OV   OV B2 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1
PoP 12hr          0       0     5      10    60      70    50       5     5
Snow                                       C  L  L    L  C

$$
MNZ057-171000-
Willmar-Kandiyohi MN
45.11N  95.09W Elev. 1129 ft
624 PM CST Tue Jan 16 2018

Date           01/16/18      Wed 01/17/18            Thu 01/18/18            Fri
CST 3hrly     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

Min/Max                      -3          30          17          38          23
Temp                -2 -1  0  1  7 22 30 23 19 18 17 18 19 34 38 31 23 23 23 25
Dewpt               -6 -6 -5 -5 -1  8 14 15 16 16 17 17 18 24 28 24 21 21 21 22
RH                  82 79 79 75 69 54 51 71 88 92100 96 96 66 67 75 92 92 92 88
Wind dir            SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W  W  W  W SW SW SW SW  S  S
Wind spd             5  6  8  8  9 11 13 10 11  9  9  9  8  8  8  5  6  6  8  6
Clouds              SC SC FW FW FW CL CL FW CL FW SC SC FW FW SC SC FW SC SC B1
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
Snow 12hr                 00-00       00-00       00-00
Wind chill         -14-14-14-13 -7
Min chill        -9   -15   -15   -12


Date           01/19/18  Sat 01/20/18  Sun 01/21/18  Mon 01/22/18  Tue 01/23/18
CST 6hrly     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

Max/Min          41      23    35      23    29      16    24       9    17
Temp          37 34 26   24 35 30 25   23 29 25 20   17 24 19 15    9 15 15
Dewpt         29 30 25   23 28 26 22   21 23 21 17   15 17 16 14    9 10  9
PWind dir        SW       W    NW       N    NE       N    NW      SW     W
Wind char        GN      LT    LT      LT    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
Avg clouds    B1 B1 B1   B1 B2 B2 B2   OV OV OV OV   B2 B1 B1 B1   B1 B2 B2
PoP 12hr          0       5     5      20    50      50    20      10     5
Snow                               S    S  C  C  C    C  S

$$
WIZ015-171000-
Rice Lake-Barron WI
45.49N  91.74W Elev. 1145 ft
624 PM CST Tue Jan 16 2018

Date           01/16/18      Wed 01/17/18            Thu 01/18/18            Fri
CST 3hrly     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

Min/Max                      -4          22          15          33          20
Temp                 0 -3 -4 -4  2 16 22 16 16 17 16 18 21 30 33 29 23 21 20 22
Dewpt               -4 -6 -7 -7 -4  4 10  9 11 13 14 16 19 23 25 22 20 19 19 20
RH                  83 86 86 86 75 58 59 73 80 84 92 92 92 75 72 75 88 92 96 92
Wind dir             W SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W SW SW  S  S  S
Wind spd             4  4  5  6  8 10 12  9  9  6  6  5  6  8  8  4  3  3  4  4
Clouds              B1 B1 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW FW B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC FW SC SC B1
PoP 12hr                      0           0           5          10           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
Snow 12hr                 00-00       00-00       00-00
Wind chill         -10-14-17-17-12
Min chill        -8   -16   -18   -18


Date           01/19/18  Sat 01/20/18  Sun 01/21/18  Mon 01/22/18  Tue 01/23/18
CST 6hrly     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

Max/Min          37      24    36      23    31      19    25       9    21
Temp          35 36 30   24 35 31 26   23 30 29 25   19 25 20 13    9 20 19
Dewpt         26 28 26   24 28 25 23   22 23 23 21   18 16 14 10    9 13 12
PWind dir         S      SW     W       N    NE      NE     N      SW    SW
Wind char        LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      GN    GN      LT    LT
Avg clouds    B1 B2 B2   B1 B2 B2 B2   OV OV OV OV   OV B2 B2 B1   B2 B2 B2
PoP 12hr          0       0     0      30    50      70    60      10    20
Snow                                    C  C  C  L    L  L  S          S

$$
WIZ027-171000-
Eau Claire-Eau Claire WI
44.82N  91.49W Elev. 906 ft
624 PM CST Tue Jan 16 2018

Date           01/16/18      Wed 01/17/18            Thu 01/18/18            Fri
CST 3hrly     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

Min/Max                      -4          23          15          33          19
Temp                 1 -3 -4 -3  3 16 23 17 16 18 15 17 20 29 33 28 21 20 19 21
Dewpt               -2 -5 -6 -6 -2  6 10 10 11 12 14 15 18 22 25 23 19 19 18 19
RH                  87 91 91 86 79 64 57 73 80 77 96 92 92 75 72 81 92 96 96 92
Wind dir             W  W SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W SW SW  S  S  S
Wind spd             5  5  5  5  8 11 13 10  9  8  6  6  8  8  8  4  4  4  4  4
Clouds              B1 B1 B1 SC FW FW FW FW CL FW SC SC SC SC SC SC FW SC SC B1
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           5           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
Snow 12hr                 00-00       00-00       00-00
Wind chill         -10-14-16-15-10
Min chill        -8   -16   -18   -15


Date           01/19/18  Sat 01/20/18  Sun 01/21/18  Mon 01/22/18  Tue 01/23/18
CST 6hrly     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

Max/Min          38      24    37      24    34      23    29      11    23
Temp          34 34 29   24 36 33 28   25 34 30 29   23 28 23 14   12 22 20
Dewpt         26 28 26   24 29 27 24   23 26 26 25   22 19 16 12   11 14 13
PWind dir         S      SW     W      NE    NE      NE     N      SW    SW
Wind char        LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      GN    GN      LT    LT
Avg clouds    B1 B1 B2   B1 B2 B2 B2   OV OV OV OV   OV B2 B1 B1   B1 B1 B2
PoP 12hr          0       0     5       5    60      70    70       5    10
Snow                                       C  L  L    L  L  C

$$



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.