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Weather / Forecasting #115028

ABC Evening News for Saturday, Apr 16, 1988
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(Studio: Barry Serafin) Today's forecasting of snow in North reported Report introduced.

(DC: Bettina Gregory) Quality of United States weather warnings featured; details given, scenes shown of various storms. [National Weather Service spokesperson Dr. E.W. FRIDAY - discusses accuracy of weather forecasts.] Problems of having out- dated weather equipment detailed. [Representative James SCHEUER - comments on problem.] Problem of dispersing weather data described. Impact of administration's budget cutbacks on installation of new and improved computer system noted. [Meteorologist Leonard SNELLMAN - discusses problem.] [SCHEUER - says lobotomy has been performed on National Weather Service.] Snow scenes shown.

Gregory, Bettina;
Serafin, Barry

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