International Centre For Waterspout Research (ICWR) "Understanding our atmosphere through global cooperation"


Welcome to the ICWR. The ICWR is an  international organization comprised of meteorologists, researchers, storm chasers, and others from around the world who are interested in the field of waterspouts.


To foster the advancement of waterspout research and development.

World Waterspout Count for 2023
Live Waterspout News Feed

Waterspout Photo of the Month

Turks and Caicos Islands. May 15. Courtesy Radio Turks and Caicos.

Waterspout Forecasts

Click to take you to our waterspout forecast page. 

World Waterspout Sightings (Global Waterspout Mapping Project)
Waterspout reports from around the world updated daily. Red = recent, Blue = past reports.

World Waterspout Climatology (2023)
See where your country ranks in the world for waterspout sightings (updated daily).
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Facebook (@InternationalCentreForWaterspoutResearch) or
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