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Words or Percentages for Weather Forecast

Known as: When you hear a weather forecast, do you prefer predictions using percentages (e.g., "there will be a 20% chance of rain today") or predictions using only words (e.g., "there is a small chance of rain today") 
A question about whether a person prefers words or percentages for describing the chance of a weather event.
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Abstract A recently developed method of defining rain areas for the purpose of verifying precipitation produced by numerical… 
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
This study examines the radar-indicated structures and other features of extreme rain events in the United States over a 3-yr… 
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Mesoscale convective systems (MCSs) have regions of both convective and stratiform precipitation, and they develop mesoscale… 
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
The species richness of tropical rain forests creates difficulties for ecological analysis. It may usefully be simplified by… 
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Abstract Across the Tropics (20°N–20°S), the Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission (TRMM) Precipitation Radar (PR) indicates that… 
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The Computational Grid is a promising platform for the efficient execution of parameter sweep applications over large parameter… 
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The rapid growth of satellite services using higher frequency bands such as the Ka-band has highlighted a need for estimating the… 
Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
Major improvements were made in using a biotic index of the arthropod fauna to evaluate organic stream pollution. All tolerance… 
Highly Cited
1975
Highly Cited
1975
Tropical rain forests of the Far East forest structure animals in the forest the forest environment - climate seasonal cycles in…