Sunday, August 4, 2013

Hurricane Hunt Gets New Supercomputing Boost

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) recently launched a new supercomputer to help track hurricanes this summer, which is predicted to be worse than last year’s devastating season.

The new supercomputer uses a Hurricane Weather Research and Forecasting (HWRF) model that the center says will improve forecast models by 10% to 15%.

(Read my complete article at GoParallel)

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