Hurricane "Grasping Government"

Forbes, Steve
October 2005
Forbes Asia;10/17/2005, Vol. 1 Issue 5, p11
The author argues that the prominence of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita has given the U.S. National Weather Service to continue its insidious criticism on the commercial weather industry. He contends that the private sector has created a variety of commercial weather products that range from specialized forecasts for weather-sensitive businesses, such as resorts and commodities traders, to those consumer-friendly weather maps seen in newspapers and on television.


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