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  1. Finding: "The effectiveness of the NWS's river forecasting services critically depends on other federal, state, and local agencies for (1) information used in the forecasting process, (2) the dissemination of forecasts and warnings, and (3) ensuring that the public take actions necessary to prevent loss of life and property."

  2. Finding: "One of the most serious problems encountered in river forecasting is inaccurate or missing river stage observations...."

  3. NWS Relationships With Other Agencies

  4. As the Hydrology Program Manager

  5. Agencies and Offices

  6. Agencies and Offices

  7. Agencies and Offices

  8. United States Geological Survey (USGS) -Water Resources Division

  9. United States Geological Survey

  10. United States Geological Survey

  11. United States Geological Survey

  12. Bureau of Reclamation

  13. Bureau of Reclamation

  14. Bureau of Reclamation

  15. Bureau of Reclamation

  16. United States Army Corps of Engineers (USACE or COE)

  17. United States Army Corps of Engineers

  18. United States Army Corps of Engineers

  19. United States Army Corps of Engineers

  20. Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS)

  21. Slide 21

  22. How the NWS works with the NRCS

  23. Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS)

  24. Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS)

  25. Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)

  26. Federal Emergency Management Agency

  27. Federal Emergency Management Agency

  28. Federal Emergency Management Agency

  29. Federal Emergency Management Agency

  30. National Park Service

  31. National Park Service

  32. National Park Service

  33. National Park Service

  34. ALERT/ IFLOWS and Local Flood Warning Operators

  35. Handbook 2

  36. ALERT/ IFLOWS and Local Flood Warning Operators

  37. ALERT/ IFLOWS and Local Flood Warning Operators

  38. Cooperative Observation Network

  39. Over 11,500 sites across the US

  40. Cooperative Observation Network

  41. Cooperative Observation Network

  42. Cooperative Observation Network

  43. NWSLI

  44. Local EMA

  45. Department of Transportation

  46. Special Interest Groups

  47. Special Interest Groups

  48. Federal, State, Local Government

  49. Interpersonal Approaches / Negotiating

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December 07, 2000 (Thursday)

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