Latest U.S. National Weather Service Stories

2011-09-06 09:55:00

Radiometrics Corporation announces successful deployments of the MP-3000A radiometer system for improved prediction of short-term weather impacting wind power generation and utility load forecasting.

2009-09-14 13:24:07

Microwave imagery from NASA's Aqua satellite revealed extremely high thunderstorms in Typhoon Choi-Wan as it began passing the island of Sai-Pan in the Western Pacific Ocean.

2009-05-21 05:01:00

Coincides with U.S. National Hurricane Preparedness Week BETHESDA, Md., May 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Iridium Satellite LLC announces the kickoff of its third annual "Test Your Satellite Phone" initiative.

2006-07-20 08:56:03

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Temperatures will average above normal in most of the United States in August, extending what has been the warmest year on record so far, the U.S. National Weather Service said on Thursday.

2006-03-13 09:45:00

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. demand for heating fuels is expected to be about 5 percent below normal for this time of year and 16 percent below the year-ago period as mild temperatures mark the approach of spring, the U.S. National Weather Service said Monday.

Word of the Day
  • Emitting flashes of light; glittering.
The word 'coruscant' comes from a Latin word meaning 'to flash' or 'to sparkle'.