DMSP OLS

Defense Meteorological Satellite Program Operational Linescan System

DOD

Department of Defense

DOT

Department of Transportation
 

ECMWF

European Centre for Medium-range Weather Forecasts

EM

Electromagnetic Modeling

EMS

Emergency Medical Service

EnKF data-assimilation
framework

ensemble Kalman filter data-assimilation framework

EPA

Environmental Protection Agency

EPHI

Environmental Public Health Indicators

EPiCC

Environmental Prediction in Canadian Cities Network
 

FHWA

Federal Highway Administration

FIFE

the First International Satellite Land Surface Climatology Project Field Experiment
 

GCM

global climate model

GEWEX

the Global Energy and Water Cycle Experiment

GFS

global forecast system

GHCN

Global Historical Climate Network

GHG

Greenhouse Gas (Emissions)

GIS

Geographic Information System

GLDAS

Global Land Data Assimilation System

GMAO

the NASA Global Modeling and Assimilation Office

GPM

Global Precipitation Measurement

GPS

Global Positioning System

GSWP

the Global Soil Wetness Project
 

HAZMAT

hazardous materials

HRLDAS

high resolution land data assimilations systems
 

IC

intra-cloud (lightning)

iLEAPS

integrated Land Ecosystem-Atmosphere Process Study

INDOT

Indiana Department of Transportation

IPCC

Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change

IRS

Indian Remote Sensing Satellite

ISA

impervious surface area


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