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News Release 09-127

Weather Forecasts of Great Value to Americans, Survey Finds

Annual dollar value equates to $31.5 billion, for $5.1 billion spent on developing forecasts

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People holding umbrellas in rainy weather.

Without weather forecasts, city-dwellers may be taken by surprise when rain sweeps in.

Credit: UCAR

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