US to support Vietnam in weather forecast

The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) in collaboration with the National Aeronautics and Space Administration of the United States of America (NASA) will carry out a cooperation project with Vietnam in weather forecast. 

(Illustrative photo:SGGP)

(Illustrative photo:SGGP)

Accordingly, the project will help the Vietnamese staffs in effective usage of satellite imageries and field files to issue exactly weather news and forecasting.

In addition, it will support the forecast experts to make use of software into reservoir monitoring, flooding localization and harvest planning. 

Earlier, NASA launched the Joint Polar Satellite System-1 (JPSS-1)

JPSS- 1 is expected to improve activities and raise capacity about weather forecast within framework of forest fires and flash floods consecutively happened in many countries all over the world.

BY KHANH LE- Translated by Huyen Huong

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