What Is The Role Of Competition In Weather Forecasting?

Can competition advance meteorology?  Can forecasting improve because of competition?  Can over-competition put lives in danger? Is weather forecasting better suited for the public or private sector?  What is the right balance of competition versus unified message?  How do we encourage the right mix innovation, improvement,  invigoration, and impartiality in the weather enterprise?  Will all this make us uncomfortable … Yes, but how do we leverage competition for the betterment of weather forecasting?

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