NEXRAD


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NEXRAD

[′neks‚rad]
(meteorology)
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The longer wavelength radars are much less affect ed by this, so use NEXRAD (which is a long-wave S-band radar) to help you get an idea of what's on the other side.
They acquired archived NEXRAD data associated with aerial concentrations of moths at heights of up to 3,900 feet.
by Committee to Assess NEXRAD Flash Flood Forecasting Capabilities at Sulphur Mountian, CA et al.
2005) for detailed discussion of a similar NEXRAD based rainfall product).
provides advanced NEXRAD weather data directly to the displays of the controllers, replacing the more cumbersome, alphanumeric data displays used previously.
The site's other services include weather data models; map-plotting capabilities; real-time NEXRAD Doppler radar imagery; satellite imagery; high winds, heavy rain and snow alerts; as well as direct consultations with meteorologists.
KTHV's parent company, Gannett Broadcasting, purchased a number of WIS Weather Producer machines, which take data from NEXRAD and the station's Live View Radar and uses computer software to provide 3-dimensional graphics.
The NEXRAD network of 160 systems is having more and more interference issues.
There also will be graphic products such as NEXRAD maps, and other flight information services products available through a subscription service.
In an effort to help improve the accuracy of hail claims, Weather Decision Technologies has developed HailTrax, an advanced hail claim verification report that integrates National Weather Service NEXRAD Doppler Radar data, and observed hail data.