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Weather Bureau

noun
1.
the former name of the U.S. National Weather Service.
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  • One conclusion has already been reached by officials in the Weather Bureau and scientists generally.

    Reading the Weather Thomas Morris Longstreth
  • They are inside of politics, of the railways, of the Weather Bureau, everywhere.

    A Little Journey in the World Charles Dudley Warner
  • The Weather Bureau records show that the city averages 294 sunshiny days a year.

    The Road of a Thousand Wonders Passenger Dept. Southern Pacific Co
  • So much for the Weather Bureau and the yet mediæval Spaniard!

    On the Mexican Highlands William Seymour Edwards
  • The service of the Weather Bureau, by which warning of impending storms is given to mariners, is already of the highest utility.

  • The Weather Bureau with its maps and barometers follows its every movement.

    Reading the Weather Thomas Morris Longstreth
  • Far be it from me to imply that contrapuntal music in general or Bach in particular represents the Weather Bureau.

  • I went up to the Weather Bureau on the field to check on it.

    Test Pilot David Goodger (goodger@python.org)
  • Hundreds of people who could not be reached by telephone besieged the Weather Bureau, seeking advice.

    The Boy with the U. S. Weather Men Francis William Rolt-Wheeler
  • The amount appropriated for the Weather Bureau was $951,100.

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