Session 12A Research to Operations and Forecast Verification I

Thursday, 7 June 2018: 8:00 AM-10:00 AM
Colorado A (Grand Hyatt Denver)
Host: 29th Conference on Weather Analysis and Forecasting
Israel L. Jirak, NOAA/NWS/NCEP/SPC, Norman, OK and Sarah Perfater, Cherokee Nation Business, NOAA/OAR/OWAQ, Silver Spring, MD

8:15 AM
NOAA Plans for Numerical Guidance, Products and Services at Subseasonal to Seasonal Timescales
Timothy L. Schneider, NWS/Office of Science and Technology Integration, Boulder, CO; and D. DeWitt, F. Toepfer, V. Tallapragada, A. Chawla, J. Gottschalck, K. Keith, I. Stajner, and N. P. Kurkowski
8:30 AM
Development/Implementation of Data Assimilation System for Operational Ocean Forecasting at NCEP
Shastri Paturi, EMC and IMSG, College Park, MD; and A. Mehra, Z. D. Garraffo, I. Rivin, J. Cummings, H. C. Kim, and A. Chawla
8:45 AM
Severe Weather Algorithm Development and Improvement Activities for the WSR-88D at NSSL/CIMMS Under the ROC Tech Transfer MOU
Kiel L. Ortega, CIMMS/University of Oklahoma and NOAA/OAR/NSSL, Norman, OK; and D. W. Burgess, K. L. Elmore, M. C. Mahalik, and B. R. Smith
9:00 AM
Validating a WRF Ensemble Using IMPOWR Field Data for Two Fire Weather Days in Central New Jersey
Keenan R. Fryer, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY; and B. A. Colle and J. J. Charney
9:15 AM
"Prototypes" from The Weather Company's Probability Forecast Platform: A Tool for Forecasting Uncertainty in Weather-Dependent Outcomes
John K. Williams, The Weather Company, Andover, MA; and P. Neilley, J. I. Belanger, A. G. Kalmikov, S. Marshall, and J. McDonald
9:30 AM
Mean What You Say-Calibration and Verification of the Probability Forecast Platform (PFP) at The Weather Company
James I. Belanger, The Weather Company, Atlanta, GA; and J. K. Williams, J. McDonald, J. P. Koval, A. G. Kalmikov, and P. Neilley
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