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Small Drones Could Enhance Local Weather Forecasts

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The Earth's atmosphere has layers like a cake, and it follows that forecasting the weather is more accurate if information is coming from a lot of sources and from all of those layers. That is why we have weather satellites, high-flying drones and weather balloons all operating at different altitudes. Scientists at Oklahoma State University are now developing new drones that will help forecasters. VOA's George Putic reports.