weather radar


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Noun1.weather radar - radar that is able to detect clouds and precipitationweather radar - radar that is able to detect clouds and precipitation
microwave radar, radar, radio detection and ranging, radiolocation - measuring instrument in which the echo of a pulse of microwave radiation is used to detect and locate distant objects
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The contractor is responsible for delivering a new dual-polarization (simultaneously horizontal and vertical polarization) Doppler weather radar capable of mapping spatial patterns of atmospheric rainfall events and tracking their evolution over time.
Under the project "Establishment of Specialized Medium Range weather Forecasting Centre (SMRFC) and Strengthening of Weather Forecasting System in the Islamic Republic of Pakistan" sponsored by JICA, installation of weather radar and a Wind Profiler system, High Performance Computing Cluster system has been installed at PMD Islamabad.
Funded by the Natural Environment Research Council, the BioDAR project is bringing together an interdisciplinary team of ecologists and meteorologists to exploit weather radar networks from around the world.
These new weather radars will help enhance the ability of the Pakistan Metrological Department (PMD) to make accurate short-term weather forecasts in a 450-kilometre radius around Karachi.
Weather radars are generally acknowledged to be a valuable asset to society.
At a briefing held here, Dr Ghulam Rasool said the radar in Islamabad would be handed over to the PMD in October this year, while installation of a weather radar in Multan would be completed by 2021-22.
With this project in Multan, out of 8 weather radars altogether in Pakistan, 5 will be supported by Japan and will cover 80% of the country and benefit 90% of the whole population.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Moving wireless service providers to the 5.6GHz spectrum band to make way for mobile providers to deploy 5G over the 3.6GHz band could affect the C-Band weather radars, the Bureau of Meteorology has said.
Honeywell's IntuVue RDR-4000 3D Weather Radar System is the world's only fully automatic radar system that has reduced turbulence-related incidents by more than 45 percent.
You won't have to worry about the more complex concepts, but you can use weather radar information to your advantage if you know the basics and what to look for.
Honeywell (NYSE: HON) will provide IntuVue RDR-4000 and 4000M Weather Radar systems, the commercial and military versions of its 3-D weather radar solution, to Lockheed Martin for use on its new LM-100J Super Hercules commercial freighter, the company said.

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