ALL CAPS at NWS

By Paul Heinlein | Nov 11, 2014

I remain amused at the National Weather Service’s insistence on retaining its bulletin style of all-uppercase letters. Kevin Drum at Mother Jones, Will Oremus at Slate, Robinson Meyer at The Atlantic, and even the NWS itself have given answers, but none answers the real unspoken question. Teletype machines are still used…where, exactly?