Session 8B New Data Assimilation Techniques

Wednesday, 6 June 2018: 8:00 AM-10:00 AM
Colorado B (Grand Hyatt Denver)
Host: 25th Conference on Numerical Weather Prediction
James P. Cipriani, The Weather Company, Andover, MA and Catherine Thomas, IMSG, NOAA/, College Park, MD

8:30 AM
NRL Four-dimensional Variational Radar Data Assimilation for Improved Near-term and Short-term Storm Prediction
Qingyun Zhao, NRL, Monterey, CA; and T. R. Holt, P. Harasti, C. M. Amerault, L. Xu, N. Baker, J. Doyle, Y. Jin, H. Jin, M. Frost, Q. Xu, H. J. Chen, B. S. Chua, and D. Geiszler
9:00 AM
Correcting Storm Displacement Errors in Ensembles Using the Feature Alignment Technique (FAT)
Derek R. Stratman, OU/CIMMS and NOAA/OAR/NSSL, Norman, OK; and C. K. Potvin and L. J. Wicker
9:15 AM
Nonlinear Bias Correction for Satellite Data Assimilation
Jason Otkin, Univ. of Wisconsin–Madison, Madison, WI; and R. Potthast and A. Lawless
9:30 AM
Radio Occultation Observation Operators for Data Assimilation
Razvan Stefanescu, Spire Global, Inc., Boulder, CO; and M. Gorbunov, V. Irisov, D. Zupanski, R. McKeown, T. Brown, C. Holt, and A. E. MacDonald
9:45 AM
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