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noun
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.
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Also called numer·ical fore·cast·ing.

Origin of numerical weather prediction

First recorded in 1945–50

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