Session 13A Advances in Satellite Usage for Weather Analysis and Forecasting

Thursday, 16 January 2020: 1:30 PM-3:00 PM
258A (Boston Convention and Exhibition Center)
Host: 30th Conference on Weather Analysis and Forecasting (WAF)/26th Conference on Numerical Weather Prediction (NWP)
S. W. Bieda III, NWSFO, NOAA/NWS Amarillo, TX, Amarillo, TX

This session will be hosted by the 30th Conference on Weather Analysis and Forecasting (30WAF).  We welcome abstracts on the use of new satellite data (GOES-16, GOES-17, Himawari-8, Geostationary Lightning Mapper, etc.) and novel applications of pre-existing satellite data.

1:30 PM
1:45 PM
Process-Based Cloud Cover Verification for Improved Understanding of Physical and Statistical Forecasts
Jason Nachamkin, NRL, Monterey, CA; and D. Sidoti, K. Pattipatti, A. Bienkowski, J. Kaminski, R. L. Bankert, Y. Jin, and M. Surratt

2:00 PM
2:15 PM
Identifying Fields of Cumulus in Satellite and HRRR Output to Improve Model Physics
Stephen L Solimine, SUNY - Albany, Albany, NY; and D. D. Turner

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