1. A visualization of MPAS run at a high resolution

    Teaching old codes new tricks

    NCAR Research has partnered with The Weather Company to experiment with a new technology that could make global, storm-scale forecasting a practical reality: graphical processing units, or GPUs.

    • Supercomputing,
    • Weather

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  2. A remote road in snowy conditions with a car

    UCAR Congressional Briefing: Forecasting the road ahead

    Experts emphasized the importance of investing in research and new technology to provide drivers with detailed weather forecasts, thereby improving safety and mobility.

    • Weather

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  3. UCAR statement on Uccellini candidacy for WMO president

    UCAR announces its support of the U.S. National Weather Service director's candidacy for president of the World Meteorological Organization.

    • Government Relations,
    • Weather

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  4. Frost on a window

    Tweets show how we normalize a changing climate

    Scientists analyzed more than 2 billion tweets to reveal how perceptions of hot and cold temperatures change over time.

    • Climate,
    • Weather

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  5. Ice buildup on the NRC Convair 580 can be seen on the aircraft nose and windows.

    Field campaign flies through icy weather

    Scientists are collecting in-flight data in some of the most risky weather for the aviation industry, including freezing rain, freezing drizzle, and sleet. The program is led by the Federal Aviation Administration in partnership with the National Center for Atmospheric Research and other organizations.

    • Weather

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