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Serial No. 114-31: Advancing Commercial Weather Data: Collaborative Efforts to Improve Forecasts, Part II, Hearing Before the Subcommittee on Environment of the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, United States House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, First Sesson, July 14, 2015   [open pdf - 2MB]

This is the July 14, 2015 hearing on "Advancing Commercial Weather Data: Collaborative Efforts to Improve Forecasts, Part II" before the House of Representatives Subcommittee on Environment of the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology. The purpose of this hearing comes from the opening document: "This hearing is to examine weather data policies and acquisition strategies of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). Robust data streams from multiple observing systems are essential to maintaining up-to-date information to predict weather accurately and with timeliness, especially for extreme weather events like tornadoes and severe storm systems. Sources available for weather data include U.S. government-, international-, and commercially-owned and operated satellite-, aviation-, and surface-based observing systems. This hearing will examine NOAA's policies and partnerships for integrating these myriad data sources into weather predictions." Statements, letters, and materials submitted for the record include those of the following: Manson Brown

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