87th AMS Annual Meeting

Session 4B: GIS Applications

Tuesday, 16 January 2007: 1:30 PM-5:30 PM
217A (Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center)
Cochairs:  Scott T. Shipley, Earth Resources Technology; Nancy N. Soreide, NOAA/PMEL and Ken R. Waters, NOAA/NWS
  2:00 PM
Enhanced, high-density severe storm verification
Travis M. Smith, CIMMS/Univ. of Oklahoma and NOAA/NSSL, Norman, OK; and K. L. Ortega and A. G. Kolodziej

  2:15 PM
Devising an online collaborative decision-support GIS for climate monitoring site selection
William G. McPherson Jr., Univ. of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and M. Yuan and N. Benson

  2:45 PM
RIDGE - Radar Integrated Display with Geospatial Elements. Planned Updates and Enhancements to the NWS New Radar Webpage
Keith Stellman, NOAA/NWS, Shreveport, LA; and P. Kirkwood and J. E. Burks


  3:00 PM
Coffee Break in Exhibit Hall

  3:30 PM
A continuous field approach to using GIS to model weather RADAR terrain occultation
Dustin Howard, Center for Spatial Analysis, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and M. Yuan

  3:45 PM
  4:00 PM
Emergency Management Tool to Monitor Coastal Storms and Associated Hazards
William K. Brooks, I. M. Systems Group, Inc./NOAA Coastal Services Center, Charleston, SC; and D. Marcy

  4:15 PM
Using ArcEngine to build Descision Support Tools for Tsunami Emergency Mangement and Planning
Nazila Merati, JISAO, Seattle, WA; and C. W. Moore, T. C. Vance, and C. Chamberlin

  4:30 PM
An Integrated Coastal Observation and Flood Warning System
Kenneth Carey, Mitretek Systems, Inc., Falls Church, VA; and B. Stamey, A. D. Stern, W. Smith, S. Lynn, G. Mineart, H. Wang, D. Forrest, J. Billet, and B. Smith

  4:45 PM
Integrating oceanographic models with GIS - ROMS and beyond
Tiffany C. Vance, NOAA/National Marine Fisheries Service, Seattle, WA; and C. Moore and S. Mesick

  5:00 PM
The journey of Hurricane Isabel as tracked by NASA Earth Observing Systems (EOS) instruments
Stephanie L. Granger, JPL, Pasadena, CA; and E. T. Olsen, E. J. Fetzer, C. Thompson, S. Y. Lee, and C. Moroney

  5:15 PM
A procedure development of incorporating and processing ICESat data into a GIS system
Burcu Cicek, Univ. of Texas, San Antonio, TX; and H. Xie and T. DeLiberty