Shout Out to NOAA on Earthday 2013

By: Weatherstationsusa, 12:59 AM GMT on April 23, 2013

Few organizations do more for our planet than the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA.) Today, and throughout the week, the NOAA is involved in over 100 public events that you can participate in to help save our waterways...

By using cutting-edge science to understand Earth's systems and keep its habitats and vital natural resources healthy and resilient, the NOAA puts the full strength of the United States government into i...

Barometers-How They Work and What They Do

By: Weatherstationsusa, 9:50 PM GMT on April 21, 2013

Barometers: How They Work and What They Do

Once an all-human endeavor based mainly upon changes in barometric pressure, current weather conditions, and sky condition, weather forecasting now relies on computer-based models that take many atmospheric factors into account. However, the modern barometers are still a key tool for both professional and amateur weather forecasters. Virtually all of the numerous commercially available weather stations include a ...


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