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What does QPF stand for?

QPF stands for Quantitative Precipitation Forecast (National Weather Service)

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JAMI's high radiometric sensitivity and accurate calibration enable much better cloud top and sea surface temperature measurements, which will improve quantitative precipitation forecasts along with aviation and shipping weather forecasts, especially for regions outside the range of surface-based radars.
This agreement will add new weather products from Fox Weather to Terra Spase's web site, including: -- Satellite rain forecasts of offshore weather systems; -- 10-day agricultural weather forecast for Napa and Sonoma Counties, including high/low temperatures, precipitation, and evapotranspiration and trends; -- 30-day weather outlook for coastal areas of Northern California; -- Disease risk forecasts for botrytis and powdery mildew; -- Quantitative precipitation forecast, providing probability of expected rainfall every 3 hours for 24-hour periods.