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Noun1.NCDC - the part of NOAA that maintains the world's largest active archive of weather dataNCDC - the part of NOAA that maintains the world's largest active archive of weather data
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, NOAA - an agency in the Department of Commerce that maps the oceans and conserves their living resources; predicts changes to the earth's environment; provides weather reports and forecasts floods and hurricanes and other natural disasters related to weather
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At the outset, I would like to congratulate NCDC and its team of dedicated officers for their excellent performance in the fiscal year 2014-15.
The ASHRAE design criteria reported in ASHRAE Handbook--Fundamentals and on the WDV-4 are based primarily upon hourly surface-based observations from the NCDC Integrated Surface Dataset (ISD) for the data period 1982 through 2006 and the Environment Canada (ASHRAE 2009a; ASHRAE 2009b) hourly weather records for the period 1982 through 2006.
As part of the NCDC, Delta Air Lines has successfully electrified 35 diesel GSE for use at HJAIA.
The steering committee received a small grant from the NCDC to help with organizational costs, such as attorney fees, brochure printings and mailings.
The team held several discussions with key senior officials, public health and primary health care experts from the Libyan Ministry of Health, NCDC and Primary Health Care department.
The EPA's website states that the NCDC promotes clean air strategies by working with manufacturers, fleet operators, air quality professionals, environmental and community organizations, and state and local officials to reduce diesel emissions.
Marien was highly critical of the plan last Wednesday at an informal meeting hosted by Nystrom and the NCDC, saying it will not sufficiently address the identification and recruitment of business.
General Malik bin Suleiman Al Maa€™amari, I-G of Police and Customs and NCDC chief, committee members were briefed on the efforts made to address consequences of the adverse weather conditions which affected the Sultanate recently.
NCDC President Arlon Chaffee told Foster's Daily Democrat the developer "didn't slam the door" and the group will request a rehearing from the Zoning Board of Adjustment on the request for an area variance.
Karl, director of NCDC, and colleagues analyzed recent temperature data.
The months of April through June were the driest on record for Florida, Louisiana, New Mexico, and Texas, according to the NCDC.
ALTHOUGH WEATHER records require expert analysis, any interested persons can obtain these records from any one of several archives, with the most familiar being the NCDC.