• If these guidelines are followed, the potential for satisfactory performance and long-term durability of weathering grade steels in highway structures is greatly enhanced. (dot.gov)
  • The following summarizes the effects of Imelda by parishes & counties across the National Weather Service Lake Charles area of responsibility. (weather.gov)
  • So far, tornadoes have killed 365 people in the United States, a figure nearly six times higher than the three-year average of 64 deaths, according to the National Weather Service. (foxbusiness.com)
  • The National Weather Service projects as many as 18 named storms this year, compared with the long-term historical average of about 11. (foxbusiness.com)
  • For these reasons, the National Weather Service stations are usually sited in urban parks or airports. (reuters.com)
  • Almost a year after Congress learned of a budget scandal at the National Weather Service, lawmakers are still trying to get a realistic estimate of what it costs to run the nation's first line of defense against the effects of hurricanes, tornadoes and winter storms. (rollcall.com)
  • The National Weather Service has struggled in recent years to find money to operate a nationwide network of forecasting offices while also adding new technology intended to improve predictions. (rollcall.com)
  • The administrator and chief financial officer of the National Weather Service resigned last year after the discovery that millions of dollars had been shuffled without notice from technology accounts in fiscal 2010 and fiscal 2011. (rollcall.com)
  • For fiscal 2013, the appropriators provided the National Weather Service with $926.1 million, a $34 million increase. (rollcall.com)
  • The National Weather Service in Glasgow shared photos from their radar, saying it could have been picking up grasshoppers Friday afternoon. (kulr8.com)
  • ANZ300 for Western Long Island Sound) are used in many National Weather Service text products to provide geographical information. (weather.gov)
  • It was designed by the National Weather Service (NWS) and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). (weather.gov)
  • Pathfinder is a collaborative process involving the National Weather Service, transportation departments, and private sector weather service providers to disseminate clear, consistent road weather information. (dot.gov)
  • Public Service section of the San Francisco Bay Area Weather Service Forecast Office. (weather.gov)
  • Weather Systems Bring Significant Weather Impacts across the U.S. (weather.gov)
  • What Are the Benefits of Using Road Weather Management Strategies to Mitigate the Impacts? (dot.gov)
  • Treatment strategies supply resources to roads to minimize or eliminate weather impacts. (dot.gov)
  • A back-sheared anvil often implies a very strong updraft and a high severe weather potential. (weather.gov)
  • But without a cap, either process (warming/moistening at low levels or cooling aloft) results in a faster release of available instability - often before instability levels become large enough to support severe weather development. (weather.gov)
  • thus, higher values indicate greater potential for severe weather. (weather.gov)
  • However, as with other indices or indicators, there are no threshold values above which severe weather becomes imminent. (weather.gov)
  • They are the following: 14 elevation angles in 5 minutes (this is used during severe weather situations), 9 elevation angles in 6 minutes (this is used when there is precipitation within 248 nautical miles of the radar), and 5 elevation angles in 10 minutes (this is used when there is no precipitation within 248 nautical miles). (weather.gov)
  • Could wolves help songbirds weather climate change? (nrdc.org)
  • Increasing the variance of weather shocks in accordance with forthcoming climate change leads to a sizable increase in the volatility of key macroeconomic variables and causes significant welfare costs up to 0.58% of permanent consumption. (repec.org)
  • Weather Shocks, Climate Change and Business Cycles ," MPRA Paper 81230, University Library of Munich, Germany. (repec.org)
  • The Conference of the Parties (COP), by its decision 5/CP.7, requested the secretariat to organize a workshop on insurance and risk assessment in the context of climate change and extreme weather events. (unfccc.int)
  • Nevertheless many urban weather stations are still located on rooftops, but they can be suspect because of the temperature biases of dark roof membranes which can easily reach 176 degrees F (80 C). Green roofs completely remove the temperature biases of rooftops as they are essentially meadows in the sky! (reuters.com)
  • The NWS provides access to operational and experimental gridded forecasts of weather elements (e.g., maximum temperature, sky cover) through the National Digital Forecast Database (NDFD). (weather.gov)
  • local weather puts you just a click away from a five day forecast, featuring the humidity, wind speed, perspiration probability and temperature on a day. (local-weather.org)
  • The bulk of the weather service budget always goes toward the Local Warnings and Forecasts base budget - $655 million in the case of fiscal 2013. (rollcall.com)
  • Maine current weather, climate conditions and five-day forecasts. (feedage.com)
  • If the proposed structure is to be located at a site with any of the characteristics noted in paragraph 3a or 3b below, the use of uncoated (AASHTO M270 Weathering Grade steels) should be considered with caution and a study of both the macro-environment and micro-environment by a corrosion consultant may be required. (dot.gov)
  • These weather-predicting plants are known to be good forecasters. (almanac.com)
  • 2. Outdoor life assurance, good weather resistance. (made-in-china.com)
  • Seasonal environmental conditions, such as icing or heavy rain, affect performance of a transmitter station and its various components, particularly those subject to continuous weather exposure. (noaa.gov)
  • What is more: it is always up to date with the weather - so you will know when it will rain, long before a raindrop even hits your head. (local-weather.org)
  • methods for predicting the weather yourself, based on animals' signals, cloud types, and even pig spleens! (almanac.com)
  • Predicting Weather with a Pig. (almanac.com)
  • Even amid the current budget crunch, the House lawmaker with direct responsibility for the weather service's parent Commerce Department has implored the department to make certain the nation's forecasting offices have the money they need to help the public cope with tornadoes, hurricanes and other storms. (rollcall.com)
  • How much do weather shocks matter? (repec.org)
  • This paper analyzes the role of weather shocks in the generation and propagation of business cycles. (repec.org)
  • Our model suggests that weather shocks play an important role in explaining macroeconomic fluctuations over the sample period. (repec.org)
  • In the United States, spring storms -- and the billions of dollars in damage left behind -- were the result of a rare confluence of more violent weather hitting densely populated areas, said James Aman, a senior meteorologist with Earth Networks Inc - Weatherbug. (foxbusiness.com)
  • A weather shock -- as measured by a drought index -- acts as a negative supply shock characterized by declining output and rising relative prices in the agricultural sector. (repec.org)
  • search for any location or let local weather find where you are for quicker access. (local-weather.org)
  • Meanwhile in southern California, Santa Ana winds will decrease but hot, dry air will remain over the area with elevated fire weather conditions. (weather.gov)
  • In most cases, this poor performance was the result of a lack of understanding of the limitations of weathering grade steels, or from poor detailing which caused exposure conditions which would cause distress in any structure, coated or uncoated, concrete or steel. (dot.gov)
  • The Every Day Counts (EDC) innovation of the month for March is road weather management-weather-savvy roads , strategies that enable agencies to manage road systems and inform travelers ahead of and during adverse weather conditions. (dot.gov)
  • To provide engineers with suggested guidelines for proper application of uncoated (unpainted) weathering grade steels in highway structures and recommendations for maintenance to ensure continued successful performance of the steel. (dot.gov)
  • To better define the performance record of this material, the FHWA sponsored a Weathering Steel Forum in July of 1988 where knowledgeable speakers from across the nation were invited to present case histories and research data on the performance of this product in highway structures. (dot.gov)
  • Many people don't realize that the wonderful weather reports they get in their communities come because of the NOAA weather administration," Mikulski said in 2009. (rollcall.com)
  • We all love The Weather Channel, but The Weather Channel depends on NOAA. (rollcall.com)
  • View an EDC-4 webinar on weather-savvy roads. (dot.gov)
  • If the number of such green roof weather station locations grow, this will improve data on true micro-climate variations within cities. (reuters.com)
  • How accurately can minimum temperatures at the cold limits of tree species be extrapolated from weather station data? (unil.ch)
  • Siting weather stations in urban areas has always been a tricky endeavor. (reuters.com)
  • If you have problem with Does Cold Weather Affect High Blood Pressure You are more likely to develop Does Cold Weather Affect High Blood Pressure if you family history of Does Cold Weather Affect High Blood Pressure, or are overweight. (chilloutla.com)
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  • This unique and powerful cold weather blend features the prime immune herbs, echinacea and goldenseal. (vitadigest.com)
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  • With the sequester stripping $85 billion from federal operating expenses by September, the weather service is facing the June 1 start of the hurricane season with some delays in the development of newer computer systems and a hiring freeze in place. (rollcall.com)
  • About 25 percent of nonrecurring traffic delays are due to adverse weather, and weather-related delays add about $3.4 billion a year to freight costs. (dot.gov)
  • By September 16 through early on the 17th, the upper level low began to move southwest across the Southwestern Gulf of Mexico and slowly weakened, while the area of disturbed weather continued westward, reaching the coastal waters off the Southeast Texas and Southwest Louisiana coast, still remaining rather disorganized. (weather.gov)
  • With a click, you can view the upcoming weather forecast in a smart and beautiful way - it is never been easier, or simpler. (local-weather.org)
  • What Are the Benefits of Using Road Weather Management Strategies? (dot.gov)
  • Over thirty (30) case studies of such strategies are documented in Best Practices for Road Weather Management . (dot.gov)
  • Integrating mobile observations involves collecting weather and road condition data with fleet vehicles to improve transportation system management during adverse weather. (dot.gov)
  • Wolf's Senate counterpart, Barbara A. Mikulski, D-Md., has long worried that the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has let its focus on troubled satellite programs overshadow its needs for weather-forecasting operations. (rollcall.com)
  • The only exception to the above is to define the weather synopsis part of certain marine products. (weather.gov)
  • Special emphasis is placed on high-impact, mesoscale guidance including fire weather. (weather.gov)