numerical weather prediction


a method of predicting weather through the use of high-speed computers, specifically by the time integration of the fundamental equations of hydrodynamics in a mathematically modeled atmosphere.

Nearby words

  1. numerical analysis,
  2. numerical aperture,
  3. numerical control,
  4. numerical identity,
  5. numerical taxonomy,
  6. numerically,
  7. numero uno,
  8. numerology,
  9. numerosity,
  10. numerous

Also called numer·ical fore·cast·ing. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019