The forecast calls for an extended period of rain across the Mississippi Valley on Saturday, followed by a dry spell for the rest of the month.The temperature will also rise, which is predicted to be 10 to 12 degrees warmer than the average across much of the United States. The forecast also predicts heavy snowfall, which […]
The news is bad.The forecast is not.But the good news is that, thanks to the efforts of our meteorologists, there is a great deal to be said about the science of meteorology, its applications and its challenges.A meteorologist’s job in a modernised world can be difficult.The science is complex.And the applications of the latest science […]
PHILIPPINES — A meteorologist with a penchant for predicting weather has been spotted at the International Space Station on the second day of a two-week mission.NASA astronaut Scott Kelly tweeted Monday that a meteorologist on the International Station, located about 3,300 miles (5,800 kilometers) from Earth, spotted a meteor with a green tail.In the image, […]
Meteorologists get data from satellites, meteorological stations and other sources, and then combine it to produce a forecast.In this chapter, we’ll take a look at the different sources of data for meteorological forecasts.