Flooding in the US Midwest.

By Synthos | June 6, 2019

June 2019 Midwest Flooding: The news these days is “Flooded” (pardon the bad pun) with news of severe weather and massive flooding in America’s Midwest region.  Millions of acres are flooded, and millions of people in danger of injury, property loss, and even death due to severe storms, extreme rains, and flooding events. The […]

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The Magic of Airline Route Maps.

By Synthos | May 28, 2019

I grew up as an airline kid. My dad was a pilot for over 50 years, 29 of those as a pilot with United Airlines. As a result, we got to travel perhaps a bit more than some of my school friends. In any case, being an airline kid instilled both an interest in the […]

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Tornado Outbreak! GIS and the Weather Service on Center Stage!

By Synthos | May 22, 2019

As a Geographer, GIS guru, and Weather nerd, I’m often asked: “Why do we need more maps? Haven’t all the maps been made by now?” With all the mapping tools available to us on a daily basis now (SmartPhone apps, Google Maps, etc.) it can seem at times that mapping is as easy as plotting […]

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NWS Slidell WFO relocation: Flood analysis with Coastal Risk Consulting.

By Synthos | May 17, 2019

The NOAA National Weather Service (NWS) has hired Synthos, LLC to assist them in site location analysis for Weather Forecast Offices and other facilities. In the Spring of 2019, NWS directed Synthos to work with its partner Coastal Risk Consulting, LLC to develop a custom Risk Assessment report to determine potential flooding risk for a […]

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Synthos Offers a New Service!!! Websites!

By Synthos | May 14, 2019

Synthos offers a New Service! In order to provide our customers with more options for sharing information, growing their businesses, and plugging into Social Media, Synthos, LLC is now offering a new service:  Website Design, Development, and Marketing Services.  Introducing: We offer the highest quality, state of the art Website design and hosting services.  […]

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Maps for Academic books

By Synthos | April 2, 2019

Are you an Academic author, Researcher, Novel writer, or writing a book for another purpose? In many cases including maps helps you tell your story and present complicated concepts or real world situations in an intuitive and easy to understand way. However, not everyone can create maps easily. Consider using a professional geographer to help. […]

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