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La Jolla’s Scripps Oceanography Launches Partnership With Air Force to Study Atmospheric Rivers

When it comes to creating weather forecasts, one might picture thermometers, barometers, maps or charts. But a team led by the Center for Western Weather and Water Extremes at UC San Diego’s Scripps Institution of Oceanography in La Jolla is using hurricane-hunting aircraft.