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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 most accurate forecaster is the one whose forecast probability distributions get closest to the dis-tribution of actual outturns over time.
A yellow "be aware" warning for rain is in place until midnight tonight over the southern Welsh coastline as forecasters predict a significant storm will hit the UK.
THE freezing cold winds blasting Britain will die out this week but could return, forecasters said yesterday.
The forecaster said: "There will be quite a bit of heavy rain for a time and a bit of localised flooding is possible.
The forecaster also predicted that winds will reach up to 40mph, but said that temperatures will rise again next week.
Key words: fuzzy logic system, global forecaster, generalized orthogonality principle, caothic systems
Forecasters have warned of a risk of flash flooding and lightning strikes across the UK.
Conditions would also be dangerous for prolonged and strenuous outdoor activities, the forecaster said.
A BLAST of wintry weather sweeping the country is was expected to send temperatures plummeting to as low as -5C, bringing more snow and icy conditions, forecasters said last night.
Forecasters said temperatures would drop to minus 7C (19.
A Dubai Meteorological Office duty forecaster said 29.
Every forecaster, |except one~, was more accurate than the consensus for at least one variable but none of the forecasters outperformed the consensus for all seven variables.