87th AMS Annual Meeting

Session 5: Severe Storms: Coverage You Can Count On?

Wednesday, 17 January 2007: 3:45 PM-5:30 PM
205 (Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center)
Chair:  Patrick T. Powell, WLUK-TV
  3:45 PM
In the middle of the night
Gene A. Norman Jr., WGCL-TV, Atlanta, GA

  4:00 PM
Coverage of major severe weather events
Ronald A. Hearst II, KYTV, Springfield, MO

  4:15 PM
Using ARMOR. TV's first Dual Polarimetric Doppler radar
Dan Satterfield, WHNT-TV Huntsville, Huntsville, AL

  4:30 PM
How Severe Storm Reports Are Increasing
Daniel McCarthy, NOAA/NWS/NCEP/SPC, Norman, OK; and J. T. Schaefer

  4:45 PM
The Enhanced Fujita Scale
Daniel McCarthy, NOAA/NWS, Norman, OK; and J. T. Schaefer and C. Maier

  5:00 PM
Storm-based Warnings-Changes to NWS Warnings for the Digital Age
John T. Ferree, NOAA/NWS, Norman, OK; and D. Freeman, E. Jacks, and J. M. Looney

  5:15 PM
All-Hazards radio-A Central Texas success story
Bob Rose, Lower Colorado River Authority, Austin, TX; and J. Spencer