Acronyms


AWIPS

Advanced Weather Interactive Processing System


MARD

Modernization and Associated Restructuring Demonstration


NCEP

national center for environmental prediction

NEXRAD

next generation radar (common name for the WSR 88-D radar [weather service radar, 1988 Doppler model])

NOAA

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

NWS

National Weather Service

NWSMC

National Weather Service Modernization Committee (of the National Research Council)


OT&E

operational test and evaluation


RFC

river forecast center


WFO

weather forecast office



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Acronyms AWIPS Advanced Weather Interactive Processing System MARD Modernization and Associated Restructuring Demonstration NCEP national center for environmental prediction NEXRAD next generation radar (common name for the WSR 88-D radar [weather service radar, 1988 Doppler model]) NOAA National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration NWS National Weather Service NWSMC National Weather Service Modernization Committee (of the National Research Council) OT&E operational test and evaluation RFC river forecast center WFO weather forecast office