84th AMS Annual Meeting

Session 6: Experiments Involving Real or Hypothetical Observations (Room 618)

Wednesday, 14 January 2004: 8:30 AM-2:30 PM
Room 618
  8:30 AM
The value of wind profiler data in U.S. weather forecasting
Steven E. Koch, NOAA/FSL, Boulder, CO; and S. G. Benjamin, B. E. Schwartz, and E. J. Szoke

  8:45 AM
Global OSSE at NCEP
Michiko Masutani, RSIS and NOAA/NWS/NCEP/EMC, Camp Springs, MD; and S. J. Lord, J. S. Woollen, W. Yang, H. Sun, T. J. Kleespies, G. D. Emmitt, S. A. Wood, B. Katz, R. Treadon, J. C. Derber, S. Greco, and J. Terry


  9:00 AM
Observation sensitivity experiments using the rapid update cycle
Barry Schwartz, NOAA/FSL, Boulder, CO; and S. Benjamin

  9:15 AM
Potential forecast impacts from spaced-based lidar winds: results from a regional observing system simulation experiment
Stephen S. Weygandt, NOAA/FSL, Boulder, CO; and T. W. Schlatter, S. E. Koch, S. G. Benjamin, A. Marroquin, J. R. Smart, M. Hardesty, B. Rye, A. Belmonte, G. Feingold, D. M. Barker, Q. Zhang, and D. Devenyi

  9:45 AM
A simulation study to retrieve 3-D atmospheric wet refractivity structure from GPS signals
Yuei-An Liou, National Space Organization (NSPO), Hsin-Chu, Taiwan; and C. C. Chiang and C. Y. Huang

Using Surface Raingage Data and the Noncontiguous Rainfall (NCR) Technique to Determine Bias in the Global Precipitation Climatology Project (GPCP) Rainfall Algorithm

  10:15 AM
Impact of Dropwindsonde Data on Hurricane Track Forecasts
Seon K. Park, Ewha Womans University, Seoul, South Korea; and D. L. Zhang

  10:30 AM
Coffee Break

  11:00 AM
Fourth Presidential Policy Forum: Weather and National Security

  1:00 PM
Lunch Break