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Record Search Query: ServiceParameters>ENVIRONMENTAL ADVISORIES>HYDROLOGICAL ADVISORIES

Advanced Hydrologic Prediction Services
Entry ID: AHPS-NWS

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Summary
Abstract: The Advanced Hydrologic Prediction Services (AHP Services) provide new forecast
products (including visual displays) depicting the magnitude and uncertainty of
occurrence for hydrologic events from hours to days to weeks. Existing National
Weather Service river forecasts generally provide only short-term (1,2, or 3
day) deterministic forecast products.

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Description: The Advanced Hydrologic Prediction Services (AHPS) are new
information and products provided through the infusion of new science
and technology. These services improve flood warnings and water
resource forecasts to meet diverse and changing customer needs.

Description: The Office of Hydrologic Development (OHD) enhances National
Weather Service (NWS) products by:

1.infusing new hydrologic science
2.developing hydrologic techniques for operational use
3.managing hydrologic development by NWS field offices
4.providing advanced hydrologic products to meet needs
identified by NWS customers
Service Citation
Originators: Office of Hydrologic Development
Title: Advanced Hydrologic Prediction Services
Provider: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
URL: http://www.nws.noaa.gov/oh/ahps/
Service Keywords
ENVIRONMENTAL ADVISORIES >HYDROLOGICAL ADVISORIES Parameter Definition

Ancillary Keywords
Hydrological Events
National Weather Service
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Service Provider
DOC/NOAA/NWS/OHD > Office of Hydrologic Development, National Weather Service, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce Supplemental Info
Service Organization URL: http://www.nws.noaa.gov/oh/

Service Provider Personnel
Name: GARY M. CARTER
Phone: 301-713-1658
Fax: 301-713-0963
Email: AHPS at noaa.gov
Contact Address:
Office of Hydrologic Development
National Weather Service, NOAA
1325 East-West Highway
City: Silver Spring
Province or State: Maryland
Postal Code: 20910
Country: USA
Personnel
TYLER B. STEVENS
Role: SERF AUTHOR
Phone: (301) 614-6898
Fax: 301-614-5268
Email: Tyler.B.Stevens at nasa.gov
Contact Address:
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
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City: Greenbelt
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20771
Country: USA
Creation and Review Dates
SERF Creation Date:
SERF Last Revision Date: 2004-09-10
Future SERF Review Date: 2002-07-16
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