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A Vision for the National Weather Service: Road Map for the Future

A Vision for the National Weather Service: Road Map for the Future

by National Weather Service, National Weather Service Modernization Committee, National Research Council
     
 

In this study, the committee explores ways the National Weather Service (NWS) can take advantage of continuing advances in science and technology to meet the challenges of the future. The predictions are focused on the target year 2025. Because specific predictions about the state of science and technology or the NWS more than 25 years in the future will not be

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In this study, the committee explores ways the National Weather Service (NWS) can take advantage of continuing advances in science and technology to meet the challenges of the future. The predictions are focused on the target year 2025. Because specific predictions about the state of science and technology or the NWS more than 25 years in the future will not be entirely accurate, the goal of this report is to identify and highlight trends that are most likely to influence change. The Panel on the Road Map for the Future National Weather Service developed an optimistic vision for 2025 based on advances in science and technology.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780309063791
Publisher:
National Academies Press
Publication date:
03/05/1999
Pages:
88
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x (d)

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