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Does adverse weather severely reduce the amount of time drones can be flown safely? (Shutterstock)

The weather’s effects on commercial drones may hinder their widespread use

New research uncovers the impact of weather on the safe operation of common commercial drones.
Mark Poindexter puts a tarp on the damaged roof of his home in Gulf Breeze, Louisiana, on Aug. 29, 2020, in the aftermath of Hurricane Laura. AP Photo/Gerald Herbert

Hurricanes, wildfires, tornadoes, floods – whatever your local risk, here’s how to be more weather-ready

Federal weather scientists are pushing to make the US more 'weather-ready,' which could mean prepping for fires, flooding or storms depending on where you live. The common factor: thinking ahead.

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