meteorological radar


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meteorological radar

[‚mēd·ē·ə·rə·′läj·ə·kəl ′rā‚där]
(meteorology)
A remote sensing device that transmits and receives microwave radiation for the purpose of detecting and measuring weather phenomena; includes Doppler radar, which is used to determine air motions (to detect tornadoes), and multiparameter radar, which provides information on the phase (ice or liquid), shapes, and sizes of hydrometeors.
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Since tornadoes are perennially one of the top weather causes of fatalities in the United States, and because meteorological radars provide forecasters with information critical for timely and accurate tornado warning issuance, we focused first on estimating weather radar's impact on tornado cost reduction.
Meteorological radars are designed for detecting, monitoring, and tracking complex and highly variable precipitation fields in four dimensions.
Contract notice: Supply and installation of meteorological radars, Systems for collecting, Processing, Converting and distributing radar measurements
In accordance with the NDMP, Japan has been extending various assistances such as replacement of the meteorological radar in Islamabad and installation of the Flood Forecasting System in collaboration with UNESCO.
His varied interests also include meteorological radar for tornado warning and studying the history of the first use of radar in a US military action.
The most extreme and expensive reaction to interference in C band was made in South Africa, where the South African Weather Service (SAWS) decided to move its meteorological radar network to the 2.7-2.9-GHz band in 2011.
The activities include making recommendations on radar hardware as well as software issues, making recommendations on the best practices of doing weather radar measurements, discussing the advances of the meteorological radar science and their relevance to operational radar work, specifying data models for the exchange of weather radar data and products, and providing software for encoding and decoding of these products.
Tenders are invited for the provision of "Repair, maintenance, bibliography, education and the provision of materials to support the Network Meteorological Radar (DMP)
selection of a contractor for the design and construction of the facility construction of doppler meteorological radar on the territory of the airport of grodno 1 conv.
Request for quotations : purchase of services for the replacement of specialized software and repair of automated meteorological radar complex meteor-meteoyacheyka at the airport
the choice of engineering organization for the provision of engineering services for the implementation of integrated management of construction activities, in which engineering services cover all stages of construction activities, with the implementation of technical supervision and the right to make decisions on behalf of the customer in relations with contractors and other organizations during the construction of the doppler construction facility meteorological radar at the airport g
Contract notice: maintenance service for power lines and meteorological radar transformation centers, headquarters, dt cantabria, obs de izaa and lugo de aemet

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