Category Archives: Weather and Government

Providing Lightning Data to the Air Force

We’re pleased to announce that Earth Networks is providing global total lightning data to the United States Air Force’s Air Force Weather Agency (AFWA) based at Offutt Air Force Base, Nebraska. AFWA will use data from the Earth Networks Total Lightning … Continue reading

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Weather Watching the Final Four

Are you ready for the big dance? We are proud to be supporting the Atlanta-Fulton County Emergency Management Agency with weather information and breaking updates during the NCAA® Men’s Final Four® basketball championship at the Georgia Dome, Fan Fest events … Continue reading

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AMS 2013

Our President and CEO Bob Marshall represented the private sector during a panel on research to operations (R2O) at AMS 2013 in Austin, TX. The panel included Thomas J. Bogdan (UCAR), Laura Furgione (NWS), Sandy MacDonald (NOAA/ESRL) and David W. Titley (NOAA). … Continue reading

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A flood of real-time data for severe weather alerts

Officials in Georgia’s Fulton County are always on the lookout for severe weather events like tornadoes and lightning storms. Networks of sensors and Intel-based servers turn real-time data into just-in-time alerts. Fast-moving storms move through the Atlanta metropolitan area, generating … Continue reading

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