Poster Session 3A Forecasting Techniques: Methods for Severe Weather Prediction

Wednesday, 9 November 2016: 3:00 PM-4:30 PM
Broadway Rooms (Hilton Portland )
Host: 28th Conference on Severe Local Storms
James Marquis, Univ. of Colorado, ATOC, Boulder, CO and Jana B. Houser, Ohio Univ., Geography, Athens, OH

Improving Spread Characteristics in a Convection Allowing Ensemble
Brock Burghardt, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX; and B. C. Ancell

Use of Convective Initiation Information Derived from GOES Satellite Data in the High Resolution Rapid Refresh (HRRR) Forecast System
Tracy Lorraine Smith, NOAA/Earth System Research Laboratory/Global Systems Division and CIRA, Boulder, CO; and S. S. Weygandt, C. R. Alexander, M. Hu, and J. R. Mecikalski

Handout (3.5 MB)

Monitoring Intense Thunderstorms in the Hindu-Kush Himalayan Region
Patrick N. Gatlin, NASA/MSFC, Huntsville, AL; and D. J. Cecil, W. A. Petersen, J. L. Case, and J. R. Bell

CAPS Storm-Scale Ensemble Forecast Experiment in Supporting 2016 NOAA HWT and HMT
Fanyou Kong, CAPS, Norman, OK; and M. Xue, Y. Jung, K. A. Brewster, N. Snook, K. W. Thomas, and G. Zhao

Handout (1.2 MB)

Comparison of the SPC Storm-Scale Ensemble of Opportunity to other Convection-Allowing Ensembles for Severe Weather Forecasting
Israel L. Jirak, NOAA/NWS/NCEP/SPC, Norman, OK; and C. J. Melick and S. J. Weiss
Manuscript (228.3 kB)

Handout (888.8 kB)

Feature-Relative Forecast Evaluation for Convective Systems
Michael E. Baldwin, Purdue Univ., West Lafayette, IN; and L. C. Dawson

Application of Additive Logistic Regression Models for Convective Hazards to NWP
Lars Tijssen, European Severe Storms Laboratory, Wessling, Germany; and P. Groenemeijer, A. T. Westermayer, and R. Sausen

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