Session 16B Forecast Verification Methods and Performance II

Friday, 8 June 2018: 10:30 AM-12:30 PM
Colorado B (Grand Hyatt Denver)
Host: 25th Conference on Numerical Weather Prediction
Louisa B. Nance, NCAR, RAL, Boulder, CO and Jonathan L. Case, ENSCO, Inc., NASA/Short-term Prediction Research and Transition (SPoRT) Center, Huntsville, AL

10:45 AM
Unifying Verification with MET+: An Update
Tara L. Jensen, NCAR/RAL, Boulder, CO; and J. Levit, B. Strong, I. Stajner, G. Manikin, and M. Row
11:00 AM
Modification of the Unified Post Processor (UPP) Version 3 to Achieve Improved Accuracy for Model Verification
John W. Raby, U.S. Army Research Laboratory, White Sands Missile Range, NM; and B. P. Reen and J. A. Smith
11:15 AM
The Usefulness of High-Resolution Observational Data for Verification within the United States Air Force
Christopher J. Melick, 557th Weather Wing, Offutt AFB, NE; and W. T. Sedlacek and R. J. Craig
11:30 AM
Evaluating FV3 Performance during the Spring Severe Convection Season
Burkely T. Gallo, CIMMS/NSSL, Norman, OK; and A. Clark, L. J. Wicker, C. K. Potvin, I. L. Jirak, Y. Wang, S. R. Dembek, S. J. Weiss, and P. L. Heinselman
11:45 AM
Verification of Convective Environment Forecasts from the NAM Parent and CONUS Nest within SPC Outlook Areas
Robert M. Hepper, CIMMS/Univ. of Oklahoma and NOAA/NWS/SPC, Norman, OK; and I. L. Jirak
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