NWS


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AcronymDefinition
NWSNational Weather Service
NWSNeighbourhood Watch Scheme (UK)
NWSNaval Weapons Station
NWSNational Watercolor Society
NWSNonprogrammable Workstation
NWSNeighborhood Watchers
NWSNetwork Services
NWSNetware Web Server
NWSNorton Web Services
NWSNews Message
NWSNovell Web Server
NWSNetwork Server
NWSNintendo World Store (New York, NY)
NWSNew World Symphony
NWSNovell Web Server (computing)
NWSNot Work Safe
NWSNuclear Weapon State
NWSNetwork Warefare Squadron (US Air Force)
NWSNorth Warning System
NWSNose Wheel Steering
NWSNorth Wilkesboro Speedway
NWSNational Waste Strategy (UK)
NWSNext Wave Systems (Salem, IN)
NWSNuclear Weapon Storage
NWSNevada Watercolor Society
NWSNorthstar Watercolor Society
NWSNew Wrestling Stars (Puerto Rico)
NWSNorth West Securities
NWSNew World Sports
NWSNational Warning Staff
NWSNebraska Wind Symphony (Omaha, NE)
NWSNational Writers Series (Traverse City, MI)
NWSNew World Systems Corporation
NWSNorthern Wetland Study
NWSNaval Weather Station/Service
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In Deterding (2006), however, there is another objection against NWS, which refers to its use as an illustration of the phonetics of the English language.
NWS was founded in 2007 and has generated double-digit growth rates in recent years.
The inability to cope with NWS and craving when quitting smoking appears to account for the failure of many cessation attempts (Ferguson, Shiffman, & Gwaltney, 2006).
Like myself, most of the pilots disengage NWS before getting a signal from the director.
Hurricane warning" is defined by the NWS as caution that hurricane conditions are expected somewhere within the warning area.
Recommendation: To improve the aviation weather products and services provided at FAA's en route centers, the Secretaries of Commerce and Transportation should direct the NWS and FAA administrators, respectively, to immediately identify the current level of performance for the five potential measures that could be identified under current operations (forecast accuracy, customer satisfaction, service delivery conformity, timeliness of on-demand services, and training completion) so that there will be a baseline from which to measure the impact of any proposed operational changes.
All wind speeds listed are estimated by NWS personnel by the amount and type of damage unless otherwise noted with an "M" which represents an actual wind speed as measured by official NWS approved anemometer.
I here test the hypothesis that temperatures recorded at a distant NWS station are representative of those 20 cm above the surface of lowland swamp and upland forest sites 35 km from the NWS station.
NWS, part of Alma Media's Marketplaces business unit, is responsible for designing and producing technological interactive media solutions.
Results have shown that forecasts issued by the NWS were a significant improvement over persistence or climatology.
During the 2012 winter season, NWS piloted a new extreme cold warning to replace wind chill warning in eight Weather Forecast offices in South Dakota, North Dakota, Minnesota, and Arkansas.