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Current coverage of the WVSS-II network over the continental United States, Mexico, and the Caribbean
The UCAR Aerial Sampler is an integrated system that provides critical measurements for operational weather forecasting. As a product dubbed the Water Vapor Sensing System II, it now provides thousands of measurements each day from a growing network of participating aircraft.

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 MPAS simulation

The partnership will leverage the innovative MPAS software platform to advance the accuracy and lead time for forecasts with longer lead times.

UCAR to co-anchor Colorado's Innovation Corridor - artist's rendition of World Trade Center Denver Development

The agreement will foster partnerships between national labs and the private sector.

UCAR signs agreement to develop renewable energy forecasting system for Kuwait

Expanding its work in renewable energy, the National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR) is launching a three-year project to develop specialized forecasts for a major wind and solar energy facility in Kuwait.

 Kenyan farmer

Scientists have successfully installed the first wave of low-cost weather stations in Zambia with 3D-printed parts.

Ignitia chief executive and 2 farmers inspecting rice in northern Ghana

A Swedish company has adapted NCAR's WRF platform to produce rainfall forecasts and deliver them to farmers' cell phones.


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