National Weather Service

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the federal agency in the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration that is responsible for weather forecast and preparation of weather maps

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The Seattle NOAA National Weather Service office is collaborating with the health departments in King, Pierce and Snohomish counties as well as the Washington State Department of Health, the American Red Cross and area emergency management agencies.
Glahn also played a critical role during the sweeping modernization program conducted by the National Weather Service in the 1990s.
The purpose of these new radars is to provide the National Weather Service and Alden customers the capability to predict such events as severe storms and flash flooding with a greater degree of accuracy.
28 inches that normally falls by mid-January, the National Weather Service said.
The company is also working on developing redundant configurations of the system for use by the National Weather Service and FAA.
We are very proud to have been selected by the National Weather Service for this assignment, and believe that this win will further strengthen our ability to win larger federal security contracts in the future.
The National Weather Service needs a strong advocate in Congress," Sobien added.
It was expected to hit land near San Diego this morning, before moving east and taking the threat of rainfall with it, said David Danielson, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service.
As the NDBC support contractor, SAIC will continue to provide uninterrupted delivery of real-time environmental data to the operational elements of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and the National Weather Service (NWS) for weather forecasting and warning and for assessing climate variability.
In January, the National Weather Service began testing new computer-generated voices for the agency's broadcasts of severe weather warnings.
To answer that, AIR gathered 20 years of raw weather data for the Phoenix weather station, one of hundreds of primary weather stations operated by the National Weather Service.
Available immediately, WeatherBug Mobile is the only content that features live, neighborhood level weather conditions, satellite and radar views and live camera views from the WeatherBug Network(TM) plus forecast updates and severe weather alerts from the National Weather Service (NOAA).
Despite recent frigid temperatures, the National Weather Service has maintained its red-flag warnings, Canadian SuperScoopers have prolonged their stay, and Los Angeles area fire departments remain on heightened alert.
WASHINGTON, April 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Officials from NOAA's National Weather Service today praised the emergency management teams from Pennsylvania's Huntingdon and Union counties for meeting the rigorous warning criteria necessary to earn the StormReady distinction.
RS Information Systems (RSIS) has been awarded a $10 million contract to support the Meteorological Development Laboratory (MDL) of the National Weather Service (NWS) in Silver Spring, Md.
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