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World Meteorological Day is an observance organized by the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) that highlights the contribution of meteorological and hydrological services to society. It brings attention to the vital role these services play in providing timely information on weather conditions and climate trends. The day sparks global, national, and local conversations on ways to address weather, climate, and water-related challenges. It underscores the importance of early warning systems, environmental protection, sustainable development, and global cooperation in weather forecasting.
World Meteorological Day was first observed on March 23, 1961, marking the date in 1950 when the WMO was established. For American audiences, this day emphasizes the importance of meteorological services on both national and local levels. It recognizes institutions like the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and its essential services such as weather prediction, drought mitigation, and climate monitoring. Each year, the WMO assigns a theme for the observance. Within these themes, issues pertinent to America like climate change, severe weather preparedness, and water resources management are often highlighted.
In the United States, World Meteorological Day is observed through various activities such as educational fairs, workshops, seminars, and weather-related competitions. Meteorological agencies, scientific institutions, and schools often lead these activities, promoting awareness and understanding of meteorology and its impacts. Other observances may include media campaigns emphasizing the importance of meteorology in daily life and long-term planning. Though this day is acknowledged globally on March 23, local or state-specific dates or events may occur based on regional meteorological conditions or significant weather-related anniversaries.
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References and related sitespublic.wmo.int: Wolrd Meteorological Day Theme 2023 www.un.org: Earts Population www.unicef.org: Water Scarcity