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The Trump Administration budget proposal would slash the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration by more than $1 billion next year, forcing the agency to cut about 8 percent of jobs. the weather service, part of NOAA, would lose 355 jobs, including 248 forecasting positions. Weather forecasters ...
The cut is one of many outlined for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) in the Donald Trump-led White House's fiscal 2019 budget proposal, reports Nature, an international science journal. In total, the president's budget would force NOAA to slash its budget by 20%, to $4.6 billion ...

NOAA fisheries has updated the online method for groundfishermen to notify regulators of upcoming fishing trips, saying it should help even the playing field in the selection of vessels for observer coverage. The system, known as PTNS for pre-trip notification system, specifically was redesigned to address ...
Concern about the damaging effects of "space weather" on satellites and Earth infrastructure like the electric grid has been growing in recent years. At the same time, spacecraft positioned between the Earth and the sun to warn of such events are aging. NOAA's FY2019 budget request proposes a Space ...
TORONTO - The fiscal year 2019 budget proposal for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration restores an earlier schedule for two future polar-orbiting weather satellites that faced potential delays last year. The budget proposal released Feb. 12 includes $1.64 billion for NOAA's National ...
Memo to all Florida coastal residents: You might want to stock up on canned goods, rafts, and life vests. There's a big wind comin' out of Washington and it is aimed right at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration - you know it better as NOAA - and this state we all call home. The Miami Herald ...

NOAA Issues SIMP Update; All Data Must Be Complete Before Entry Beginning April 7 SEAFOODNEWS. ... However, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) has been lenient since the introduction of SIMP, allowing a temporary ease on entry rules in order to prevent disruption at the ...
In a new exciting venture with several partners, I have come to greatly appreciate the many science-based resources for teachers housed at the U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). NOAA is a trusted source of accurate and useful data. When you think of NOAA, your first thought ...
"Although NOAA satellites are more known for their forecasting and observing capabilities, they also play a vital role assisting in the rescue of those in distress at sea or on land," said Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross. "Because of SARSAT and close cooperation between NOAA, the U.S. Coast Guard, ...
For a fraction of the cost of developing its own satellite constellation, government agencies like the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration could instead buy data from commercial systems to augment its weather forecasting efforts. At the urging of Congress, NOAA started its first Commercial ...
WAKEFIELD, Va. (WVEC) -- The National Weather Service in Wakefield said they keep a good eye on their computer models, and also on screen looking for warnings. Warnings just like the one sent out as a test tsunami alert on Tuesday. Jeff Orrock is the meteorologist in charge at the Wakefield National ...
TOPSAIL ISLAND -- Topsail Inlet is no longer among the local spots for which the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) offers tide predictions. In years past, NOAA provided predictions for tides in the inlet in Pender County and were published on the weather page in the StarNews.
WASHINGTON - The newest NOAA geostationary satellite will be launched by March 1st. The GOES-S will provide additional support to GOES-16 and NOAA-20 satellite data for forecast accuracy. The data obtained from this launch will provide invaluable forecast information, honing in on the western US, ...
The federal government is almost done collecting information about a decision that could change the conservation status of the world's largest turtle. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has received a petition from a fishing group asking that the Northwest Atlantic Ocean's leatherback sea ...
As parts of Alaska and the entire West Coast prepared for a potential tsunami Tuesday morning, a number of webpages for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) were either down or were not being updated due to a federal government shutdown that ended Monday night.
Earth's globally averaged temperature for 2017 made it the third warmest year in NOAA's 138-year climate record, behind 2016 (warmest) and 2015 (second warmest). However, unlike the past two years, Earth's average temperature in 2017 was not influenced by the warming effect of an El Nino, say ...
18 to advance the nominations of individuals to lead NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, although with no clear indication of when, or if, they will be confirmed by the full Senate. The Senate commerce Committee voted 14-13 to advance the nomination of Rep. Jim Bridenstine ...

In those days, circa 1988, sailors typically had to rely on the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's Notice to Mariners to update charts (and few did) that were obsolete nearly as soon as they were printed. This was particularly a problem in cruising areas such as the Chesapeake Bay's Middle ...
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration just published a long-term study showing that the California sea Lion population from Mexico to Vancouver Island has risen to an all-time high. "It's really great news," said Dr. Shawn Johnson from Marine mammal Center of Sausalito. "It shows that this ...
salmon in river A coho salmon FLICKR, BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENTUse of the organophosphate pesticides chlorpyrifos, diazinon, and malathion should be restricted to protect marine life, an extensive review by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's National Marine fisheries ...
These findings are freshly issued by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), which since 1980 has been keeping tabs on the tier of weather and climate disasters that cause losses exceeding a billion bucks. Over that period there have been, on average, 5.8 events per year of that ...
The contiguous U.S. had its third-warmest year on record in 2017 and sustained a record number of billion-dollar weather and climate disasters, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. The average temperature of 54.6 degrees was 2.6 degrees above the 20th century average.
The NOAA Satellite Observing System Architecture (NSOSA) study evaluated about 100 possible constellations, ranging from continuing its existing model of relying almost exclusively on a handful of large government owned and operated satellites to radical alternatives with swarms of small satellites.
As members of Congress negotiate over federal funding and revenue, they need to remember to properly fund agencies like the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) that protect coastal economies, public safety and the environment. Salmon and habitat restoration projects on the ...
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration on Thursday named Michael Pentonyas its new regional fisheries administrator, succeeding John Bullard. A New Jersey native, Pentony has worked for the federal agency since 2002, most recently as assistant regional administrator for the sustainable ...
(WRDW/WAGT) -- Upgrades to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's (NOAA) supercomputing system are scheduled to be implemented later this month. Two new Dell supercomputer systems will be added to data centers in Reston, Virginia and Orlando, Florida, which will allow NOAA to ...
Austin, Texas -- The U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Agency may be able to slash the cost of transmitting data from its next generation of weather satellites by turning to commercial communications services. Through GOES Rebroadcast, NOAA transmits full-resolution calibrated images and data ...
NOAA scientists studying sounds made by Atlantic cod and haddock at spawning sites in the gulf of Maine have found that vessel traffic noise is reducing the distance over which these animals can communicate with each other. As a result, daily behavior, feeding, mating, and socializing during critical ...
NOAA scientists studying sounds made by Atlantic cod and haddock at spawning sites in the gulf of Maine have found that vessel traffic noise is reducing the distance over which these animals can communicate with each other. As a result, daily behavior, feeding, mating, and socializing during critical ...
The new GOES-16 satellite (Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite), operated by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, has been capturing ... The satellite was launched in November 2016 and after a year of testing, officially joined NOAA's operational network in December.
4), the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's (NOAA) GOES-East satellite is snapping stunning images of the Earth's surface. The NOAA satellite ... Two other photos released by NASA and NOAA zoom in on the "bomb cyclone" as it progressed throughout the day. One jaw-dropping view is a ...
(Updated at 2:27 p.m. ET) An intense "bomb cyclone" is battering the U.S. East Coast today (Jan. 4), with high winds and intense snowfall forecast for the mid-Atlantic and northeastern states. "The storm will produce heavy snow along the Mid-Atlantic Coast into Southern New England by Thursday morning ...
NOAA, of all organizations, knows how destructive fish farms are to the ocean and its inhabitants ("NOAA wants to fund more fish farming to offset trade gap," Dec. 14). Did they conveniently forget that in 2014 Aqua Bounty was fined for repeated environmental violations of genetically engineered salmon ...
Seattle and the rest of Washington looks primed for a cold, wet start to 2018 -- and that on the heels of the wettest four-year period in recorded history. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) just released the weather outlook for the first three months of 2018, and Washington state, ...
A reinforcing shot of Arctic air moves in today with the coldest temps tonight into New Years Day. Wind chill advisories and warnings in effect. Wind chills likely remaining below zero all day Mon. Today. Mostly sunny, with a high near 20. Wind chill values as low as zero. Northwest wind 11 to 16 mph, with ...
Researchers with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration uncovered a strange sea cucumber with an even stranger name on a recent deep sea dive. The agency posted video footage of the encounter on Thursday, and you should probably watch this NOAA video of the "headless chicken ...
scientists say they aren't surprised, but climate change in the Northern Arctic is happening so quickly it's forcing NOAA and others to rewrite a data-correcting algorithm. climatology sites are very uniform and follow strict guidelines to prevent the data from being contaminated, and algorithms help remove ...
Foes, friends praise retiring NOAA official's approach ... As the regional fisheries administrator of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, John Bullard has drawn ire from all sides -- fishermen, environmentalists, and politicians alike. His decisions have been routinely controversial, and he ...
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration on Monday demolished a 300-meter high research tower in Erie that was decommissioned last summer. explosives were set off at the base to bring the tower down, Mountain View Fire Rescue said. The tower, operated by NOAA's Earth System ...
NOAA graphic The outlook predicts that precipitation from December through February wetter-than-average conditions are favored across most of the northern United States, extending from the northern Rockies, to the eastern Great Lakes, the Ohio Valley, in Hawaii and in western and northern Alaska.
Recent observations of declining sea ice, persistent elevated temperatures, and other factors confirm that a new climate era endures in the Arctic, according to the just-released yearly, major assessment of the region by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). "This year's observations ...
The Senate commerce Committee voted Wednesday to move forward with the nomination of Barry Myers to be head of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). The 14-13 vote, along party lines, puts Myers in a position for a vote in the full Senate. Myers was until recently the CEO of ...
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), the federal agency responsible for weather predictions, ocean science, and climate research, has been threatened with major budget cuts by the Trump Administration over the last year. But it got a nice chunk of funding today (Feb. 9) when ...
After a year of on-orbit checkout and validation of onboard instruments, GOES-16 was officially dubbed GOES-East in December when it began to act as NOAA's primary weather satellite staring down on the continental United States and Atlantic Ocean. [GOES-16 Satellite's Most Amazing Photos of Earth ...
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration announced on Monday that the United States set a new record in 2017 for the cost of weather and climate change-related disasters. The announcement came in a report released by NOAA's National Center for Environmental Information. The total cost ...
2017 was a hot and disaster-filled year for the United States, NOAA says ... and featured a pileup of weather and climate disasters that cost the nation a record-breaking $306 billion, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. ... Here are some highlights from the new NOAA report.
After a year of on-orbit checkout and validation of onboard instruments, GOES-16 was officially dubbed GOES-East in December when it began to act as NOAA's primary weather satellite staring down on the continental United States and Atlantic Ocean. NOAA plans to launch its second next-generation ...
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has estimated the historic probability of a white Christmas at any given point in the Lower 48 states, and for ... 25 is based on the latest U.S. Climate Normals from NOAA's National Centers for Environmental Information, which span 1981 to 2010.
The U.S. Senate commerce Committee voted on Wednesday to advance the nomination of AccuWeather CEO Barry Lee Myers to be the next administrator of the the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). The 14-13 vote in favor of Myers' nomination fell along party lines, with all ...
That's according to the 2017 Arctic Report Card released Tuesday by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). Even though 2017 didn't shatter as many warming records as 2016 did, "the Arctic shows no sign of returning to the reliably frozen region it was decades ago," according to a news release ...


 

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