Session 16A Quantitative Precipitation Forecasting and Hydrology

Friday, 8 June 2018: 10:30 AM-12:30 PM
Colorado A (Grand Hyatt Denver)
Host: 29th Conference on Weather Analysis and Forecasting
Therese Ladwig, NOAA/ESRL/GSD, Boulder, CO and Aaron Johnson, Univ. of Oklahoma, School of Meteorology, Norman, OK

10:30 AM
11:00 AM
A Look at the Performance of the Next Version of the HRRR Model for Some Recent Heavy Precipitation/High Impact Events
Ed Szoke, NOAA/ESRL/GSD and CIRA, Boulder, CO; and S. Benjamin, J. M. Brown, C. R. Alexander, E. P. James, and T. Alcott
11:15 AM
The Extreme Precipitation Index (EPI): A Multivariate Metric to Diagnose Heavy Rainfall Associated with Atmospheric Flow Stagnation
Shawn M. Milrad, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical Univ., Daytona Beach, FL; and E. H. Atallah, J. R. Gyakum, and J. Klepatzki
11:30 AM
Creating an Ensemble Streamflow Forecast Through the Systematic Shifting of QPF
Bradley R. Carlberg, Iowa State Univ., Ames, IA; and K. J. Franz and W. A. Gallus Jr.
11:45 AM
Verifying Flash Floods: Pondering Precipitation Proxies
Gregory R. Herman, Colorado State Univ., Fort Collins, CO; and R. S. Schumacher
12:00 PM
Understanding the Role of Forecast Forcings in National Water Model Errors
Kelly Mahoney, NOAA, Boulder, CO; and F. Viterbo, L. Wu, R. Cifelli, T. Vukicevic, and R. Wolford
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