Weather and Highways: Report of a Policy Forum

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This report of a policy forum on "Weather and Highways" presents recommendations that, if implemented, could offer considerable benefits to the safety of the nation's traveling public and the national economy by supporting the effective application of weather information services to the operation of our road systems. The AMS Atmospheric Policy Program developed this forum to address the issues connected with effective use of road weather information. The participants included nearly 100 public, private, and academic representatives of weather information providers; transportation managers and users; and policy makers knowledgeable about the nation's highway system.

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viii, 33 p. : ill.

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Atmospheric Policy Program American Meteorological Society 2004.

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  • Greenfield, Richard S. Senior Policy Fellow and Associate Director, Atmospheric Policy Program, American Meteorological Society

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This report of a policy forum on "Weather and Highways" presents recommendations that, if implemented, could offer considerable benefits to the safety of the nation's traveling public and the national economy by supporting the effective application of weather information services to the operation of our road systems. The AMS Atmospheric Policy Program developed this forum to address the issues connected with effective use of road weather information. The participants included nearly 100 public, private, and academic representatives of weather information providers; transportation managers and users; and policy makers knowledgeable about the nation's highway system.

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viii, 33 p. : ill.

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Copyright 2004, The American Meteorological Society. Permission to reproduce the entire report is hereby granted, provided source is acknowledged. Partial reproduction requires the permission of AMS, unless such partial reproduction may be considered "fair use" under
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Environmental Policy Collection

The Environmental Policy Collection contains reports, policy documents, and media selected from local, statewide, national, and international organizations; government and private agencies; and scientific and research institutions. The collection also contains theses and dissertations relevant to environmental policy.

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Atmospheric Policy Program American Meteorological Society. Weather and Highways: Report of a Policy Forum, text, 2004; Washington, DC. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc11947/: accessed March 25, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; .