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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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(2011a) "Over-optimism in Forecasts by Official Budget Agencies and Its Implications." Oxford Review of Economic Policy 27(4): 536-62.
Using Amazon Forecast gives us the ability to create and refine various forecasts from time series data without having to build and train a model manually every time.
- Incisional Biopsies, Base Year 5-Year Forecast, China
On the other hand, Chua said the least accurate forecasts had a difference of 0.4 percentage point from the actual growth figure, an error of 6.
The findings of the current study (i.e., that the most useful techniques include moving average, linear regression trends, combining forecasts, and simple exponential smoothing) should contribute to better forecasting practices and improved firm/marketing department collaboration, which, in turn, could lead to reduced operational costs (Doering & Suresh, 2016).
Ang, who had the least margin of error on his inflation forecasts based on the DOF's study, said the only reason he could think of for why the DOF released such a scathing statement was 'frustration that think tanks can do better forecasts than the government.'
The Azerbaijani government has forecast real GDP growth for 2019 at the level of 3.6 percent.
Taiwan is also the only country among the Four Asian Dragons whose economic forecasts have been raised for 2018 and 2019, to 2.7% and 2.4%, respectively, in terms of real GDP, up 0.8 and 0.4 percentage points from its previous forecasts in April.
To get an idea of the uncertainty in the forecast, many weather centres also run a number of parallel forecasts, each with slight changes made to the initial snapshot.
To do this, we developed consensus forecasts using the principle of learning through experience.
The first three are necessary to efficiently and effectively collaborate with a company's marketing, sales and management teams in order to develop and get a consensus of finalized demand forecasts. These should not be outsourced to external consultants.
You can get unambiguous feedback on how your forecasts have performed by comparing actual revenues to the original forecast.