Session 8A Data Assimilation Studies and Methods at Regional to Global Scales

Wednesday, 1 July 2015: 8:00 AM-10:00 AM
Salon A-2 (Hilton Chicago)
Host: 27th Conference On Weather Analysis And Forecasting/23rd Conference On Numerical Weather Prediction
Sharanya J. Majumdar, Univ. of Miami/RSMAS, Atmospheric Sciences, Miami, FL and Will McCarty, NASA/GSFC, Global Modeling and Assimilation Office, Greenbelt, MD

8:00 AM
Advancing the GSD Cloud and Precipitation Hydrometeor Analysis Towards Hybrid Ensemble-Variational Data Assimilation
Therese Ladwig, NOAA/ESRL/GSD and CIRES/Univ. of Colorado, Boulder, CO; and M. Hu, S. Weygandt, S. G. Benjamin, C. Alexander, and D. C. Dowell
8:15 AM
8:30 AM
9:15 AM
Assimilation of Observations into a NAVGEM Global Analysis and Multiple COAMPS Limited Area Analyses by a Single Data Assimilation Process
Michael A. Herrera, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX; and C. Bishop, T. R. Holt, K. W. Hoppel, D. D. Kuhl, S. Rainwater, I. Szunyogh, Q. Zhao, and A. Brainard
9:30 AM
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