Weather Forecasting

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The satellite soil moisture can provide the estimate of evaporation and transpiration. The information on the evaporation from the land surface and transpiration from plants can be used to enhance the short and medium term weather forecast.

The weather forecast would help us in preparing for the calamities like flood and in short-term irrigation planning.

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Dr. Sat Kumar Tomer

The author is expert in the application of remote sensing for managing the natural resources.