Atmospheric Radiation Measurement Program facilities newsletter, May 2001.

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To help communities guard against the devastation that can result from severe weather, the National Weather Service (NWS) has developed a new program called StormReady. The aim is to build, at the community level, the communication and safety skills necessary to prevent loss of life and property in the event of severe weather. Each year weather-related disasters lead to 500 deaths and $14 billion in damage. The NWS hopes that prepared communities implementing StormReady can reduce these numbers when local emergency managers have clear-cut guidelines for improving their hazardous weather operations.

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Holdridge, D. J. June 1, 2001.

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To help communities guard against the devastation that can result from severe weather, the National Weather Service (NWS) has developed a new program called StormReady. The aim is to build, at the community level, the communication and safety skills necessary to prevent loss of life and property in the event of severe weather. Each year weather-related disasters lead to 500 deaths and $14 billion in damage. The NWS hopes that prepared communities implementing StormReady can reduce these numbers when local emergency managers have clear-cut guidelines for improving their hazardous weather operations.

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  • Other Information: PBD: 1 Jun 2001

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  • Report No.: ANL/ER/NL-01-05
  • Grant Number: W-31-109-ENG-38
  • DOI: 10.2172/782582 | External Link
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 782582
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc725313

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Holdridge, D. J. Atmospheric Radiation Measurement Program facilities newsletter, May 2001., report, June 1, 2001; Illinois. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc725313/: accessed August 18, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.