This report consists of two main sections. Section 1 is a description of the Federal weather coordination structure and the ongoing collaborative efforts supporting the goals and objectives of the Strategic Plan for Federal Weather Enterprise (FWE) Coordination. Section 2 consists of meteorological services and/or supporting research funding requested by and assigned to the Federal Weather Enterprise and, where applicable, reflects the agencies’ priorities related to the forecast process.
4.1 Exercise leadership in coordinating U.S. efforts in international weather research priorities including the current World Meteorological Organization Grand Challenges.” p4 Federal Weather Enterprise 2020
The President’s 2020 Budget prioritizes investments for four key Industries of the Future: artificial intelligence, quantum information sciences, advanced communication networks (including fifth generation networks and beyond), and advanced manufacturing....
Deploying fifth generation (5G) wireless connectivity is even more imperative because it will enable a wide range of transformational technologies, from smart cities to the Internet of Things. The 2020 Budget supports R&D to manage spectrum, secure networks, and increase access to high-speed internet. –page 270 Link To R&D_21_research-fy2020