NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE UNVEILS NEW COMPUTER FORECASTING SYSTEM

first_imgThe National Weather Service is rolling out a new and more powerful computer program as part of their forecast improvement project.Phil Schumacher, science operation officer at the National Weather Service Office in Sioux Falls, says the new program will integrate a number of services:Audio Playerhttp://kscj.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/WEATHER1.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume.OC………that we get. :16Schumacher says they currently use different computer programs with limitations:Audio Playerhttp://kscj.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/WEATHER2.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume.OC…..versus another :26Schumacher says the new computers should improve forecasting those “big events”:Audio Playerhttp://kscj.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/WEATHER3.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume.OC…………weather outbreaks :14The new system, called FV-3, went online last week. The old model will run in parallel until September.Thanks to Jerry Oster WNAXlast_img read more