The sensing system has the potential to improve weather forecasting by providing real-time and frequent humidity data from many locations when aircraft take off and land at airports throughout the United States. U.S. National Weather Service forecasters routinely use observations from water-vapor sensing systems in their day-to-day operations.

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Known as the iMapWeather Radio App, the system provides information on life-threatening weather – from tornadoes to floods to hurricanes – on a mobile device and offers features that the developer says go beyond traditional weather radio broadcasting services.

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Minneapolis-based storm-tour company F5 Tours is to host week-long tours in both Oklahoma and Minnesota in search of severe storms during the months of May and June, starting in the 2011 storm season.

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