Session 1 Models and Data Assimilation to Enable and Accelerate the Transition of Research to Operations to Decision Makers, End Users and to the Public: Land/Ocean/Hydrological Modeling, Advanced Modeling and DA Development & Testbeds

Monday, 13 January 2020: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM
252A (Boston Convention and Exhibition Center)
Host: 10th Conference on Transition of Research to Operations
Vijay Tallapragada, NOAA/NWS/NCEP, Environmental Modelling Center, College Park, MD and David Helms, NOAA/NESDIS/Office of Projects, Planning and Analysis, Silver Spring, MD

8:45 AM
Recent Progress in COAMPS R2O Transition to Navy Operation
Sue Chen, NRL, Monterey, CA; and J. Nachamkin, X. Hong, J. Tsu, and A. L. Walker

9:00 AM
Progress in building formal approaches for regional ensemble prediction system development
Glen S. Romine, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and D. C. Dowell, R. A. Sobash, C. Schwartz, M. Wong, C. Alexander, and J. R. Carley

9:15 AM
Using NSSL’s Experimental Warn-on-Forecast System to Message Uncertainty in High-Impact Convective Events
Chad M. Gravelle, NOAA/NWS/Southern Region Headquarters, Fort Worth, TX; and K. A. Wilson, P. Skinner, and P. L. Heinselman

9:30 AM
Evaluation of FV3-SAR Initialized by Multiscale Hybrid EnVar Analyses for Convection Allowing Hazardous Weather Forecasting
Nicholas A. Gasperoni, Univ. of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and X. Wang, C. R. Alexander, and J. R. Carley

9:45 AM
Transition of the Basin-Scale Hurricane Weather Research and Forecasting Model to Operations
Ghassan J. Alaka Jr., NOAA/AOML/HRD, Miami, FL; and B. Thomas, X. Zhang, A. Mehra, S. Gopalakrishnan, and F. Marks

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