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Radio talk on the work of the Weather Bureau

by John R. Weeks

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. Weather Bureau,
  • Radio addresses, debates,
  • Radio programs,
  • United States,
  • Weather forecasting

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby John R. Weeks
    ContributionsUnited States. Weather Bureau
    The Physical Object
    Pagination4 pages ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26452717M
    OCLC/WorldCa1030305166

    The Weather Bureau provided just on-the-job training. I trained as I went, first as a weather observer - later became a radiosonde technician and record keeper. I sent out the weather to the various agencies, radio stations, newspapers, etc. Then I learned to record everything, do the records books and summaries - all the paper work that. Weather Bureau Army Navy (WBAN) identifier In the s and s, computer programmers with the NWS found that it was difficult to work with weather data because some observations were transmitted with FAA LIDs, some were transmitted with WMO station indexes, and other data on paper or in old formats such as Copenhagen code had no number at all.

    Extremes of weather are exciting, sure, but most days are anything but extreme. Most days are nice and sunny, a bit overcast, unseasonably chilly. Boring, in other words. In the real world, we chat about the weather even when there’s nothing much to say. Which is fine – small-talk . Crank Radio, Esky 3 LED Flashlight Emergency Radio mAh Power Bank USB Charger, Weather Radio with NOAA/AM/FM, Solar Hand Crank Radio Wind Up .

    Weather forecasting is the application of science and technology to predict the conditions of the atmosphere for a given location and time. People have attempted to predict the weather informally for millennia and formally since the 19th r forecasts are made by collecting quantitative data about the current state of the atmosphere at a given place and using meteorology to project.   The Weather Bureau lists effective range at 40 miles. On water and at higher elevations, the range may be 60 miles, but behind buildings and on the surface of the ground, it may be much less.


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Book Summary Presents a tour through the global network that predicts weather, the work of cutting-edge forecasters, and what weather technology reveals about our planet and its climate.

Genres. Radio talk on the work of the Weather Bureau by Weeks, John R., author; United States. Weather Bureau; United States. Bureau of Agricultural Economics.

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