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weather bureau

n.
An agency responsible for the gathering and interpreting of meteorological data for weather study and forecasts.
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Noun1.weather bureau - an administrative unit responsible for gathering and interpreting meteorological data for weather study and forecasts
administrative body, administrative unit - a unit with administrative responsibilities
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THE Chief of the Weather Bureau having predicted a fine day, a Thrifty Person hastened to lay in a large stock of umbrellas, which he exposed for sale on the sidewalk; but the weather remained clear, and nobody would buy.
But I kept him in the weather bureau right along, to undermine his reputation.
Next, an alliance was made with the United States Weather Bureau so that whenever the Frost King came down from the north, a warning could be telephoned to the farmers.
The weather bureau said it may declare the start of the dry season this month.
Dubai: Early morning fog is likely to cover parts of the UAE in the next three days, according to the weather bureau.
The state weather bureau added that Urduja is already 205 kms east of Borongan, Eastern Samar and is moving northwest at just 5 kph.
He added the state weather bureau still expects one more cyclone to affect the country before the year ends.
The weather bureau has also urged fishing boats at sea to be alert to the severe weather conditions.
The weather bureau said this year's spring had the highest mean and maximum temperatures for the season.
UAE's national weather bureau has warned of unstable weather conditions in the country, with chances of rainfall and hail across the country.
Weather bureau data showed Pingtung as a whole received 724 millimetres (29 inches) of rain since Wednesday, while the township of Hengchun saw rainfall of over 600 millimetres on Friday alone.
The weather bureau is forecasting further storms to strike the city in the coming hours.