On the Chesapeake Bay, accurate and early weather forecasts can be crucial. Boaters don’t want to get stuck out there when severe weather strikes. A new set of dozens of networked weather stations seek to improve forecasting in Maryland, including the all-important marine forecast.
Cheryl Costello shows us the technology that’s inexpensive enough to use all over the state. Watch below:
To learn more about the mesonet towers and their locations, visit mesonet.umd.edu/.