Meteorological Forecasts for Special Purposes


IN the article in Nature of February 23 on “Weather and Electric Power Systems”, Mr. J. S. Forrest raises a matter which, I believe, merits close attention. I refer to the general application of his particular suggestion that electricity supply authorities should employ meteorologists with special knowledge of the requirements of the organisation concerned.

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GREEN, F. Meteorological Forecasts for Special Purposes. Nature 157, 556 (1946).

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