NWS National Weather Service

O&M Operations and Maintenance

OFCM Office of the Federal Coordinator for Meteorology

OMB Office of Management and Budget

OU University of Oklahoma

PAR Phased Array Radar

PARP Phased Array Radar Project

QPE Quantitative Precipitation Estimation

R&D Research and Development

RF radio frequency

SAI Space Antenna Interferometry

SLC Sidelobe Clutter Cancellation

SNR Signal-to-noise Ratio

TASS Terminal Area Surveillance System

TDWR Terminal Doppler Weather Radar

T/R transmit/receive

WG Working Group

WSR-88D Weather Surveillance Radar-1988 Doppler

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