National Weather Service


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Noun1.National Weather Service - the federal agency in the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration that is responsible for weather forecast and preparation of weather maps
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
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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It was expected to hit land near San Diego this morning, before moving east and taking the threat of rainfall with it, said David Danielson, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service.
population, including residents from Puerto Rico to Guam, can hear the broadcasts, says Jack Kelly, director of the National Weather Service.
For example, when the National Weather Service implemented a new automated observation system in the early 1990s, all stations received new instruments.
The live, local weather conditions are delivered to millions of consumers via the Internet and mobile devices, more than 100 state and local government agencies, including the National Weather Service, and to broadcast television stations, schools, and businesses.
The National Weather Service will not close its Oxnard fire weather desk until there's a soaking rain of 4 to 5 inches.
We're delighted to be supporting this vital component of the National Weather Service.
Long-term weather forecasts for the West aren't likely to provide peace of mind, says Rick Ochoa, a National Weather Service meteorologist at the center.
We would like to thank Weather Predict for their cooperation and facilitation of our efforts to meet the needs of the National Weather Service during this hurricane season," said Lawrence Abele, provost and executive vice president for Academic Affairs of Florida State University.
It's going to be cold,'' said Stuart Seto, a weather specialist at the National Weather Service.
Livezey of the National Weather Service in Silver Spring, Md.
The live local weather conditions are delivered to millions of consumers via the Internet and mobile devices, more than 100 state and local government agencies including the National Weather Service, and to broadcast television stations, schools, and businesses.
The National Weather Service issued an advisory saying that while snow in the foothills and the Antelope Valley is expected to be minimal, the mountains could get a few inches, which could affect Interstate 5 from the Grapevine to Santa Clarita and Interstate 14 through Soledad Canyon.

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