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

Session 5: Aviation Operations Support: Part 2

Tuesday, 14 May 2002: 8:00 AM-12:00 PM
Organizer:  Todd Glickman, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  8:00 AM
An automated, operational Two Hour Convective Weather Forecast for the Corridor Integrated Weather
Robert A. Boldi, MIT Lincoln Lab., Lexington, MA; and M. M. Wolfson, W. J. Dupree, R. J. Johnson Jr., K. E. Theriault, B. E. Forman, and C. A. Wilson

Poster PDF (80.7 kB)
  8:15 AM
  9:00 AM
Forecasting Convective Weather Using Multi-scale Detectors and Weather Classification—Enhancements to the MIT Lincoln Laboratory Terminal Convective Weather Forecast
William J. Dupree, MIT Lincoln Lab., Lexington, MA; and M. M. Wolfson, R. J. Johnson Jr., K. E. Theriault, B. E. Forman, R. A. Boldi, and C. A. Wilson

  9:15 AM
Trajectory-based performance assessment of aviation weather information
Laurence Vigeant-Langlois, MIT, Cambridge, MA; and R. J. Hansman Jr.

Poster PDF (266.2 kB)
  9:30 AM
Local Aviation Weather Hazards of Atlantic Canada
Robert E. Robichaud, MSC, Gander, NF, Canada; and J. E. Mullock and K. A. Johnson

Poster PDF (186.0 kB)
  10:00 AM
Improved Short-Term Probabilistic Forecasts of Ceiling and Visibility
Stephen M. Leyton, Penn State University, University Park, PA; and J. M. Fritsch

Poster PDF (62.3 kB)
  10:15 AM
Visibility Forecasts from RUC20
Tracy Lorraine Smith, NOAA/FSL and CIRA/Colorado State Univ., Boulder, CO; and S. G. Benjamin and J. M. Brown

Poster PDF (305.0 kB)
  10:30 AM
Radiation Fog: UPS Airlines Conceptual Models and Forecast Methods
Randy Baker, UPS Airlines, Louisville, KY; and J. Cramer and J. Peters

Poster PDF (138.3 kB)
  10:45 AM
The Impact of Thunderstorms on Landing Traffic at Frankfurt Airport (Germany)—a Case Study
Thomas Hauf, Univ. of Hannover, Hannover, Germany; and M. Sasse

Poster PDF (30.5 kB)
  11:00 AM
Aircraft Encounters with Thunderstorms in Enroute vs. Terminal Airspace above Memphis, Tennessee
Dale A. Rhoda, MIT Lincoln Lab., Lexington, MA; and E. A. Kocab and M. L. Pawlak

Poster PDF (94.0 kB)
  11:15 AM
Local Aviation Weather Hazards: How Meteorologists Learn from Pilots
John E. Mullock, MSC, Kelowna, BC, Canada; and K. A. Johnson

Poster PDF (296.1 kB)
  11:30 AM
Coffee Break