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July 23, 2020 | WeatherDesk News

WeatherDesk Customers Prepare for an Active 2020 Atlantic Hurricane Season

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January 09, 2020 | WeatherDesk News

Extreme Heat and Drought Continues to Fuel Catastrophic Wildfires in Australia

Multi-year drought and record-breaking heat have combined to fuel catastrophic wildfires in Australia over the past few months.

December 02, 2019 | WeatherDesk News

Using the Cloud to Forecast Clouds: Leveraging AWS to Run Global Numerical Weather Prediction at Scale

Maxar’s WeatherDesk™ team decided there had to be a better, faster, quicker, and less capital-intense way to generate the forecast. And, this new way had to give us more control on the output – both in terms of performance of forecast skill and speed at which the data was created.

October 24, 2019 | WeatherDesk News

Colder 2019 Winter Season on Tap for Eastern U.S. with Significant Heating Demand and Snow

Maxar’s Weather Desk November 2019 forecast is warmer compared to November 2018, with near seasonal temperatures forecast for the U.S. East and above normal temperatures for the U.S. West.

October 09, 2019 | WeatherDesk News

Corn Maturity Remains Behind Normal in the U.S. as Freeze Threat Looms

A hard freeze is expected across a significant portion of the corn belt over the next several days.

September 20, 2019 | WeatherDesk News

Unraveling Mysterious Spikes in Temperature at Baltimore-Washington International Airport

The team of expert meteorologists at Maxar's WeatherDesk noticed unusually high temperatures being reported by the Automated Surface Observing System at Baltimore-Washington International Airport this summer.

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