Session 7 Ensemble Development Updates

Thursday, 10 January 2019: 1:30 PM-3:00 PM
North 128AB (Phoenix Convention Center - West and North Buildings)
Host: Global and Regional-Scale Models: Updates and Center Overviews
Robert Banks, Delta Airlines, Inc., Atlanta, GA and Heather Reeves, CIMMS/OU/NSSL

1:30 PM
The Development of the Next-Generation NCEP Global Ensemble Forecast System (GEFS)
Yuejian Zhu, NCEP, College Park, MD; and X. Zhou and D. Hou

2:00 PM
Performance of the 2018 Real-Time HWRF-Based Ensemble Prediction System
Zhan Zhang, I.M. Systems Group at NOAA/NWS/NCEP/EMC, College Park, MD; and W. Wang, L. Zhu, B. Liu, A. Mehra, and V. Tallapragada

2:15 PM
A New Operational Global Ensemble from the U.S. Air Force
Evan Kuchera, USAF 16th Weather Squadron, Offutt Air Force Base, NE; and G. Creighton, J. Martinelli, S. Rentschler, and R. J. Craig
2:30 PM
Model Error Representation in the Canadian Regional Ensemble Prediction System
Leo Separovic, Environment and Climate Change Canada, Dorval, QC, Canada; and A. Zadra, M. Charron, N. Gagnon, S. Corvec, R. McTaggart-Cowan, and P. A. Vaillancourt
2:45 PM
The MetCoOp Ensemble Prediction System for Nordic Weather Conditions
Jørn Kristiansen, Norwegian Meteorological Institute, Oslo, Norway; and U. Andae, H. Körnich, S. Niemelä, M. Partio, and O. Vignes
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