As nouns the difference between predictor and forecaster
is that predictor
is something that anticipates, predicts or foretells while forecaster
is a person who forecasts.
Something that anticipates, predicts or foretells.
:The rain fall in April is a predictor for the number of mosquitoes in May.
:The predictor in the traffic lights control circuit tries to figure out how fast to change the lights.
A person who forecasts.
* 1995 , Keith Kyker, Christopher Curchy, Video projects for elementary and middle schools (page 79)
- Students will be surprised to see the weather forecaster is not really standing in front of the maps. These are keyed in electronically; the forecaster stands in front of a green/blue screen.