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NOAA Activates Newest Climate and Weather Supercomputers

  • NOAA Activates Newest Climate and Weather Supercomputers

    NOAA Activates Newest Climate and Weather Supercomputers

    Date added: 01 Feb 2007

    NOAA announced today that it has activated its newest weather and climate supercomputers, increasing the computational might used for the nation's climate and weather forecasts by 320 percent. The new IBM machines process 14 trillion calculations per second at maximum performance and ingest more than 240 million global observations daily. Photo credit “NOAA.”