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International collaboration benefits US, European forecasters

International collaboration benefits US, European forecasters

Weather doesn’t stop at borders. Nowhere is this more clear than in Europe, where two researchers working at the NOAA National Severe Storms Laboratory went shoulder to shoulder with researchers…

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Researchers evaluating lightning data in Hazardous Weather Testbed

Researchers evaluating lightning data in Hazardous Weather Testbed

For the first time ever, lightning data from a weather satellite is available and being evaluated in the NOAA Hazardous Weather Testbed. Forecasters, researchers, product developers and broadcast journalists are…

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NEWS CONFERENCE MEDIA ADVISORY: Researchers test unmanned aircraft systems for measuring the lower atmosphere, potentially improving short term weather forecasts

NEWS CONFERENCE MEDIA ADVISORY: Researchers test unmanned aircraft systems for measuring the lower atmosphere, potentially improving short term weather forecasts

Researchers from NOAA’s National Severe Storms Laboratory, The University of Oklahoma, University of Colorado and Meteomatics have begun a project to test the value of airborne, mobile observing systems for…

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Collaboration improves UK and US radar techniques to improve forecasts

Collaboration improves UK and US radar techniques to improve forecasts

The national weather radar system used throughout the United States by NOAA National Weather Service  forecasters to “see” weather across the country is unique because it can be upgraded and…

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