National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration


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Noun1.National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration - 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
Commerce Department, Department of Commerce, DoC, Commerce - the United States federal department that promotes and administers domestic and foreign trade (including management of the census and the patent office); created in 1913
National Climatic Data Center, NCDC - the part of NOAA that maintains the world's largest active archive of weather data
National Weather Service - the federal agency in the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration that is responsible for weather forecast and preparation of weather maps
bureau, federal agency, government agency, agency, office, authority - an administrative unit of government; "the Central Intelligence Agency"; "the Census Bureau"; "Office of Management and Budget"; "Tennessee Valley Authority"
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EPA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to study the causes of the algae blooms and come up with solutions.
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WASHINGTON -- Merlin Technical Solutions, a leading federal IT solutions provider, today announced that it has been awarded a contract from the Center for Operational Oceanographic Products and Services (CO-OPS), of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), to recommend, install, and maintain the agency's network operations hardware and software.
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