Does the Observatory provide daily forecasts?

Does the Observatory provide daily forecasts?

| February 23, 2014 | Reply

The Observatory does not forecast the weather. That is the job of the National Weather Service and other meteorologists. We gather, record, and distribute weather data, some of which is provided to the National Weather Service as input to their computerized weather forecasting models. The climate data we provide helps broadcast meteorologists and others give […]

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Who uses the data you collect?

Who uses the data you collect?

| February 23, 2014 | Reply

The data we collect is provided to many users in a variety of ways. The data has been used in courtroom cases, for medical research, and in protecting our marine resources from contamination. As a benchmark climate station our data is especially useful to researchers studying long term climate trends. Whereas “weather” is usually thought […]

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