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forecast

a statement of probable future weather conditions calculated from meteorological data

forecast

[′fȯr‚kast]
(meteorology)
A statement of expected future meteorological occurrences.
(statistics)
To assess the magnitude that a quantity will have at a specified time in the future. Also known as predict.

forecast

A statement of expected meteorological conditions for a specified time or period, and for a specified area or a portion of airspace (ICAO). It includes terminal and en route weather, wind velocity at various heights, cloud amounts and types, visibility, precipitation, ice formation, barometric pressure, and any other significant weather condition that may affect the flight.
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The chief forecaster added: "Many places within the warning area will see 25-50mm of rain, with around 100mm possible over higher ground.
The good news is forecasters expect around a three-degree drop in temperature to just 30C to 33C on Saturday afternoon, compared to 33C to 37C the previous day.
For example, we will be able to compare trends in fixation measures between forecasters using radar data of differing temporal resolution, analyze their visual scanning patterns, and develop a more complete picture of their decision processes from start to finish.
The forecasters say the federal government's share of national health expenditures increased to 28 percent of the total in 2014, from 23 percent in 2007, the earliest year shown, and could increase to 30 percent in 2025.
The forecasts used in this assessment were collected by the Reserve Bank, from their own published forecasts and external forecasters for the period March 2009 to September 2015.
Oil forecasters are catching up with weather forecasters and intelligence community in trying to estimate the likelihood of a whole range of outcomes, not just the central one.
We start by assuming that all of the forecasters we investigate use a Taylor rule to make their interest rate projections.
Forecasters say there is a chance of snow in coastal areas - with one flake meaning bookies could be paying out on white Christmas bets - although it is not expected to settle.
There will be outbreaks of rain throughout Sunday, but it won't be too heavy," said the forecaster.
A forecaster for Meteo-Group said: "It will remain cold this weekend.
Forecasters also kept watch on a low pressure area associated with a broad mass of thunderstorms in the southeastern Gulf of Mexico and northwestern Caribbean.
Figure 1 shows the outputs of both forecasters to the test samples generated with another different initial conditions, [s.