Geek Fact for February 9th


In 1870, the United States Weather Bureau was authorized by Congress.

The weather bureau is officially known as the National Weather Service (NWS) and is a department of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).

Learn more at http://www.history.noaa.gov/noaa.htm

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