Public Safety

GSD-developed technology helps the National Weather Service and emergency managers respond to weather threats quickly.

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94% of impact-based weather decision support is delivered by the NWS.

  • GSD-developed data delivery and decision support systems are the cornerstone of operations in all 122 NWS forecast offices.
  • The GSD-developed HRRR forecast model is the only hourly-updated forecast in the world that is proven to predict weather hazards for individual neighborhoods.

Many household decisions depend on weather forecasts and weather data.

  • GSD developed the weather data collection system that benefits all users of smart-phone weather apps.