Session 14D HFIP I

Thursday, 3 April 2014: 1:30 PM-3:45 PM
Regency Ballroom (Town and Country Resort )
Host: 31st Conference on Hurricanes and Tropical Meteorology
James L. Franklin, NOAA/NWS/NHC, MIami, FL

1:30 PM
Significant Advances to the NCEP Operational HWRF Modeling System for Improved Hurricane Forecasts
Vijay Tallapragada, NOAA/NWS/NCEP/EMC, College Park, MD; and S. Trahan, Y. C. Kwon, Z. Zhang, C. Kieu, S. Liu, W. Wang, M. Tong, D. Sheinin, E. Liu, B. Zhang, S. Gopalakrishnan, X. Zhang, L. R. Bernardet, R. M. Yablonsky, J. W. Bao, R. J. Pasch, J. L. Franklin, D. A. Zelinsky, B. Strahl, W. Lapenta, R. L. Gall, and F. Toepfer
1:45 PM
Improved Telescopic Nesting and Accurate Storm Tracking in the NCEP Operational HWRF Model
Samuel Trahan, NCEP EMC (IMSG), College Park, MD; and Z. Zhang, Y. C. Kwon, H. Y. Chuang, V. Tallapragada, T. Marchok, X. Zhang, S. Gopalakrishnan, and G. Thompson
2:00 PM
Representing Multi-Scale Interactions in HWRF Modeling System
Xuejin Zhang, NOAA/AOML/HRD, Miami, FL; and T. Quirino, S. Liu, R. St. Fleur, Z. Zhang, and S. Gopalakrishnan
2:15 PM
Assimilation of Aircraft Reconnaissance Observations with HWRF Hybrid Data Assimilation System
Mingjing Tong, IMSG, College Park, MD; and V. Tallapragada, E. Liu, B. Zhang, W. Wang, C. Kieu, and S. Liu
3:00 PM
Recent Developments to the COAMPS-TC Dynamic Initialization Schemes
Eric A. Hendricks, NRL, Monterey, CA; and M. Peng, R. M. Hodur, J. D. Doyle, Y. Jin, and J. R. Moskaitis
3:15 PM
MPIPOM-TC: A new ocean modeling system with flexible initialization for improved coupled hurricane-ocean model forecasts
Richard M. Yablonsky, University of Rhode Island, Narragansett, RI; and I. Ginis and B. Thomas
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