Session 4 Solar Forecasting: Part II

Monday, 7 January 2019: 2:00 PM-4:00 PM
North 129A (Phoenix Convention Center - West and North Buildings)
Host: 10th Conference on Weather, Climate, and the New Energy Economy
Jeffrey M. Freedman, Univ. at Albany, SUNY, ASRC, Albany, NY and Robert D'Arienzo, IBM, New York, NY

Second part of solar forecasting session.

2:00 PM
Enhancing WRF-Solar to Provide Probabilistic Cloud Optimized Day-Ahead Forecasts
Pedro A. Jimenez, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and M. Sengupta, Y. Xie, J. H. Kim, J. Dudhia, and B. Kosovic
2:15 PM
Advancing Solar Irradiance Nowcasts on Long Island: Blending WRF-Solar with Observations
Jared A. Lee, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and S. Dettling, S. E. Haupt, and T. Brummet
2:30 PM
Solar Radiation in Different Cloud Regimes Using WRF-Solar Simulations
Xin Zhou, Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, NY; and Y. Liu, W. Lin, S. Endo, and S. Yoo
3:00 PM
Improving Forecasts of Shallow Cumulus for Solar Energy Applications Using Single-Column Modeling and the LASSO Cases
Wayne M. Angevine, CIRES, Univ. of Colorado Boulder, and NOAA/ESRL, Boulder, CO; and J. B. Olson, J. Kenyon, W. I. Gustafson Jr., S. Endo, K. Suselj, D. D. Turner, G. Feingold, and I. Glenn
3:15 PM
Better Solar and Wind Forecasts from 2019−20 HRRR/RAP from Improved Clouds
Stan Benjamin, NOAA/ESRL, Boulder, CO; and J. B. Olson, C. R. Alexander, J. Kenyon, T. T. Ladwig, E. P. James, M. Hu, G. Grell, J. M. Brown, and D. D. Turner
3:30 PM
Probabilistic Solar Power Forecasts Using a Large Ensemble
Stephen D. Jascourt, Radiant Solutions, Gaithersburg, MD; and C. Cassidy, E. E. Wertz, and T. Hartman
3:45 PM
Open Source Evaluation Framework for Solar Forecasting
William F. Holmgren, The Univ. of Arizona, Tucson, AZ; and C. W. Hansen, A. Tuohy, J. Sharp, A. T. Lorenzo, and A. Golnas
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