13th Conference on Applied Climatology and the 10th Conference on Aviation, Range, and Aerospace Meteorology

Joint Poster Session 1: Joint Poster Session with Reception

Monday, 13 May 2002: 5:30 PM-7:00 PM
Organizer:  William W. Vaughan, University of Alabama
Predictability of seasonal runoff in the Mississippi River basin
Edwin P. Maurer, University of Washington, Seattle, WA; and D. P. Lettenmaier

Progress Report on the Integrated Terminal Weather System's GFMosaic Algorithm
Justin D. Shaw, MIT Lincoln Lab., Lexington, MA; and S. W. Troxel

Poster PDF (188.5 kB)
Spatial and lead time accuracies of thunderstorm forecasts for air traffic control
Helen A. Watkin, Met Office, Bracknell, Berks., United Kingdom; and T. R. Scott and D. J. Hoad

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The development of a long-range forecast tool for Shemya winds using CART analysis
Brian K. Schroeder, Air Force Institute of Technology, Wright-Patterson AFB, OH; and R. P. Lowther

Performance Support Delivery System for use in Civil, Commercial, and Military Weather Training and Performance Improvement
Roger C. Whiton, SAIC, O'Fallon, IL; and L. K. Starlin, R. G. Borchers, and A. A. Guiffrida

The Iowa Environmental Mesonet—observing climate at the mesoscale
Dennis P. Todey, Iowa State University, Ames, IA; and E. S. Takle and S. E. Taylor


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The utility of Landsat-7 ETM+ data for identifying agricultural damage due to severe thunderstorms in western Illinois.
Mace L. Bentley, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL; and T. Mote and P. Thebpanya

Use of Probabilistic Convective Forecasts in Traffic Flow Management Decision Support
Stephen M. Zobell, The MITRE Corporation, McLean, VA; and C. G. Ball and J. E. Sherry

Wind shear and turbulence at the São Paulo International Airport
Augusto J. Pereira Fo, Univ. of São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil; and C. V. C. Fogaccia

Poster PDF (288.5 kB)
A new algorithm to estimate aircraft icing in the HIRLAM-model
Bernt Olofsson, Swedish Armed Forces Headquarters, Stockholm, Sweden; and E. Olsson and T. Mårtensson

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An estimation of CONUS contrail frequency from RUC and flight track data
David P. Duda, Hampton University, Hampton, VA; and P. Minnis, P. K. Costulis, and R. Palikonda

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Analyzing Erosive Potential across the United States

Climatalogy Applications of the 4DWX ARAD System
Scott F. Halvorson, U.S. Army Dugway Proving Ground West Desert Test Center, Dugway, UT; and J. C. Chastang, D. L. Leberknight, R. T. Sandblom, and D. T. Hahn

Climatology Study of Aircraft Turbulence versus Cloud Cover
Jamie K. Wolff, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and R. Sharman and B. C. Bernstein

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A Geospatial Decision Support System for Drought and Crop Risk Analysis in Nebraska
William J. Waltman, Univ. of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE; and M. D. Svoboda, M. J. Hayes, J. S. Peake, T. Tadesse, S. Goddard, and S. E. Reichenbach

Cloud Radar Observations at Kennedy Space Center During the ABFM Experiment
Brooks E. Martner, NOAA/ETL, Boulder, CO; and J. Koury, E. Defer, T. L. Schneider, B. W. Bartram, and W. B. Madsen

Poster PDF (1.8 MB)
Fuzzy rule-based approach to evaluate air temperature biases in weather stations
X. Lin, High Plains Regional Climate Center, Lincoln, NE; and K. G. Hubbard, D. D. Jones, and G. Merino

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High Spatial Density Precipitation Network in Minnesota
Peter J. Boulay, State Climatology Office/Univ. of Minnesota, St. Paul, MN

Poster PDF (288.5 kB)
Impact of sub-sampling strategies on North American climate statistics
John M. Henderson, AER, Inc., Lexington, MA; and R. D. Rosen and D. A. Salstein

Incorporating data from GOES and POES platforms into an integrated in-flight icing diagnostic algorithm for Alaska
Jeffrey S. Tilley, Univ. of Alaska, Fairbanks, AK; and X. Meng and J. Long

Poster PDF (64.7 kB)
Drought Monitoring Activities in NCDC's Climate Monitoring Branch
Richard R. Heim Jr., NOAA/NESDIS/NCDC, Asheville, NC; and S. E. Stephens, K. L. Gleason, and J. H. Lawrimore

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Aviation Forecasting using Adaptive Unstructured Grids
David P. Bacon, SAIC, McLean, VA; and Z. Boybeyi and R. A. Sarma


Poster PDF (365.1 kB)
3D Multi-radar Reflectivity Mosaic for CIWS Domain
Jian Zhang, CIMMS/Univ. of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and J. J. Gourley, W. Xia, and K. Howard

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Forecasting C-G lightning potential at WSMR
Thomas R. Saxen, NCAR, Boulder, CO

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Homogeneous blended wind data over the contiguous United States
Pavel Ya. Groisman, UCAR and NOAA/NESDIS/NCDC, Asheville, NC; and H. P. Barker

The Ventilation Index Climate Information System (VCIS)
Sue Ferguson, USDA - Forest Service; and S. J. McKay, D. E. Nagel, T. Piepho, M. Rorig, C. Anderson, and L. Kellogg