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Meteorology -- United States

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Atmospheric Policy Program

The homepage of the American Meteorological Society's Atmospheric Policy Program (APP), this Web site discusses how "APP helps governments, private enterprise, and universities work together to identify and cope with weather and climate policy challenges through education and research / analysis on policy issues." Reports and Position Papers from the 2003 Climate Forum Update are now available at...

https://www.ametsoc.org/ams/index.cfm/policy/
CIMSS: The Cooperative Institute for Meteorological Satellite Studies

The Cooperative Institute for Meteorological Satellite Studies (CIMSS) is composed of scientists from the University of Wisconsin - Madison, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), and NASA who "conduct research using passive remote sensing systems for meteorological and surface-based applications." Visitors can discover the many operational and research satellites as well as...

https://cimss.ssec.wisc.edu/
The National Center for Atmospheric Research: RAP Real-Time Weather Data

The National Center for Atmospheric Research supplies four types of real-time weather data: satellite, radar, surface, and upper-air. In the satellite link, users have the choice to view images in either one of five wavelengths or one of the three multi-spectral assemblages. The images can also be viewed by the latest image, small loop, or a large loop. The WSR-88D radars provide images with...

http://weather.rap.ucar.edu/
National Science Foundation: Predicting Seasonal Weather

Is it possible to predict large-scale seasonal weather patterns? This is one of the research questions that motivates scientists at the National Science Foundation (NSF). This special report from the NSF looks into how atmospheric oscillations from the El Nino-Southern Oscillation (ENSO) in the tropics to the Arctic Oscillation (AO) play a "significant part in controlling the weather on a seasonal...

https://www.nsf.gov/news/special_reports/autumnwinter/