continental United States

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continen′tal Unit′ed States′


n.
the states of the U.S. on the North American continent, usu. excluding Alaska; the 48 contiguous states (excluding Alaska and Hawaii).
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continental United States

United States territory, including the adjacent territorial waters, located within North America between Canada and Mexico. Also called CONUS.
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The company operates a highly reliable, advanced statewide data network with the latest technology and the most diverse undersea fiber optic system connecting Alaska to the contiguous US For more information, visit www.alaskacommunications.com or www.alsk.com.
Safco is a distributor of brand-name and private-label dental supplies to independent dental practices throughout the contiguous US. The company is an authorized distributor of over 200 of the top dental manufacturers in the world and offers a curated selection of approximately 20,000 best-selling professional dental products across 29 product categories.
Established in 1947, The Pasha Group is a family-owned, third-generation diversified global logistics and transportation company that provides ocean transportation for containers and rolling stock between the US West Coast and Hawaii; port processing services for finished and privately owned vehicles; stevedoring for vehicles, breakbulk and container cargos; auto hauling services with its truck fleet throughout the contiguous US; domestic and international relocation services; and international logistics management for general commodity and project cargoes.
The contract for the Nigerian Air Force includes ground training devices, mission planning systems, mission debrief systems, spares, ground support equipment, alternate mission equipment, contiguous US interim contractor support, outside of continental US (OCONUS) contractor logistic support and field service representatives for OCONUS support.
Tuff Shed, also an installed service provider in the shed and garage category, will now take over the servicing of those 461 stores, cementing its partnership with The Home Depot and increasing its reach to all 1,946 Home Depot stores in the contiguous US.
Records show, the last time the contiguous US saw a total eclipse was in 1979.
However, detailed PBL depth seasonal cycle characteristics aggregated to different climate types and geographical locations, in particular over the contiguous US, have so far not been explored.
MinuteCast also includes precipitation type and intensity, as well as start and end times for precipitation, giving users by-the-minute precipitation forecasts for the next two hours, set for their exact street or GPS location.Uniquely supported by both national and international patented technology, AccuWeather MinuteCast is currently available for the contiguous US, Canada, Japan, Ireland, France, Germany, Belgium, Switzerland, Netherlands, Luxembourg, the UK and parts of the Czech Republic.
Scientists at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NO) say the average temperature in 2012 in the contiguous US was 55.3 degrees Fahrenheit (12.94 degrees Celsius), 3.2 degrees above the average recorded during the 20th century and 1.0 degree above 1998, until now the hottest on record.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- According to NOAA scientists, the average temperature for the contiguous US during May was 64.3AF, 3.3AF above the long-term average, making it the second warmest May on record.
and Puerto Rico, they have established 10 offices in the contiguous US: Kansas City, St.