Session 5A Observing Systems and Strategies

Tuesday, 1 April 2014: 8:00 AM-10:00 AM
Garden Ballroom (Town and Country Resort )
Host: 31st Conference on Hurricanes and Tropical Meteorology
Robert Atlas, NOAA/AOML, NOAA/AOML, Miami, FL

8:15 AM
Performance of the National Data Buoy Center's (NDBC) Stations during Hurricane/Post-Tropical Cyclone Sandy and Resulting Technology Development
Richard H. Bouchard, NOAA/NDBC, Stennis Space Center, MS; and H. H. Portmann, K. O'Neil, C. Kohler, R. Hervey, and L. LeBlanc
8:45 AM
A statistical test to determine the minimum threshold for open-loop tracking of GNSS radio-occultation signals
Kuo-Nung Wang, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN; and J. L. Garrison, B. J. Murphy, J. S. Haase, and P. Muradyan
9:00 AM
Enhanced Spatial & Temporal Sampling of Air/Sea Interaction in Tropical Cyclones by the NASA CYGNSS Mission
Christopher Ruf, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI; and M. P. Clarizia, A. O'Brien, J. T. Johnson, A. Ridley, and Y. Yi
9:15 AM
Evaluation and Validation of CYGNSS Winds
Zorana Jelenak, NOAA/NESDIS, College Park, MD; and P. Chang, S. Soisuvarn, A. O'Brien, A. Ridley, D. J. Posselt, M. P. Clarizia, and C. S. Ruf
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