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Download a pdf of persistent forecasting of disruptive technologies by the national research council for free. Weather forecasting is the application of current technology and science to predict the state of the atmosphere for a future time and a given location weather forecasts are made by collecting as much data as possible about the current state of the atmosphere (particularly the temperature, humidity and wind) and using understanding of.
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