Session 9B Testbeds (HWT) to Enable and Accelerate the Transition of Research to Operations to Decision Makers, End Users and to the Public in Weather, Water, or Climate Applications: Part II

Wednesday, 9 January 2019: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
North 232C (Phoenix Convention Center - West and North Buildings)
Host: Ninth Conference on Transition of Research to Operations
Chandra Kondragunta, NOAA/OAR, Silver Spring, MD and Alan Gerard, NOAA/OAR/NSSL, Warning Research and Development Division, Norman, OK

10:30 AM
Incorporating End Users in Hazardous Weather Testbed Experiments
Kodi Nemunaitis-Berry, CIMMS, Norman, OK; and H. Obermeier, K. M. Calhoun, T. C. Meyer, K. E. Klockow-McClain, and D. LaDue
10:45 AM
Community Update on FACETs Social Science Research
Lans P. Rothfusz, NSSL, Norman, OK; and A. Gerard and K. E. Klockow-McClain
11:15 AM
Testing of Scorecards for Convection Allowing Models during HWT 2018
Christina P. Kalb, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and T. Jensen, B. T. Gallo, A. J. Clark, B. Roberts, P. S. Skinner, and C. Alexander
11:30 AM
Improving Forecast Guidance through the Joint Hurricane Testbed
Mark DeMaria, NOAA/NWS/NCEP, Miami, FL; and J. A. Sippel

11:45 AM
Transitioning Research Innovations into the Operational Hurricane WRF model
Kathryn M. Newman, NCAR and Developmental Testbed Center, Boulder, CO; and E. A. Kalina, M. K. Biswas, E. D. Grell, J. Frimel, and L. Carson
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