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forecast

(for′kast″)
To make an informed prediction about a future event based on history, data, and personal experiences and professional judgments.
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The minimum roll-over rates can then be estimated, which can go a long way to providing a baseline for your forecast.
The Enterprise edition can accurately forecast an unlimited number of product items, at a rate of over 100,000 items per hour.
Despite improved forecast revisions for pressure pipe, car and light truck, valves/fittings, medium-to-heavy trucks, construction machinery and others, the forecast for total shipments in '00 was increased to nearly 4.
Barnett's group starts by running a four-month forecast on the hybrid model to predict tropical Pacific temperatures.
Jordan, Lebanon and Syria Business Forecast Report Q2 2011
With more than 20 offices worldwide and 200 scientists on our team, WNI collects and analyzes weather information and provides forecasts for the entire globe," said Jonathan Bell, president of WNI.
The original forecast for gray iron shipments, which appeared in the 1999 AFS Metalcasting Forecast and Trends report, has been increased by 1%, as shown in Table 1.
If the weather service determines on Wednesday that it cannot yet issue a reliable weekend forecast, the family may hold off on a decision; if there's a confident advance forecast for clear skies, they can make definite plans.
As a result, gray iron shipments for use in light vehicles is forecast at 1.
Automotive manufacturers continue to forecast another big year for car and truck sales, though increases in interest rates could affect fourth quarter sales.