89th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting

Session 2: Atmospheric Observations for Weather and Climate—II

Monday, 12 January 2009: 1:30 PM-2:30 PM
Room 130 (Phoenix Convention Center)
Chair:  F. Martin Ralph, NOAA/ESRL
  1:30 PM
What causes NCEP GFS model forecast skill “dropouts”?
Bradley Ballish, NOAA/NWS/NCEP, Camp Springs, MD MD; and J. C. Alpert, D. Carlis, and K. Kumar

  2:00 PM
Update on the Consensus Reference Concept for Testing Radiosondes
Joseph Facundo, NOAA/NWS, Silver Spring, MD; and J. Fitzgibbon and C. Bower