Session 8A Estimating and Communicating Uncertainty V: Verification and Validation

Wednesday, 26 January 2011: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM
613/614 (Washington State Convention Center)
Host: 24th Conference on Weather and Forecasting/20th Conference on Numerical Weather Prediction
Andrew L. Molthan, NASA/MSFC, Earth Science Office/Short-term Prediction Research and Transition (SPoRT) Center, Huntsville, AL

8:30 AM
8:45 AM
SLOSH model verification: a GIS-based approach
Nicole C. Grams, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK
9:00 AM
The DTC Ensemble Testbed: A New Testing and Evaluation Facility for Mesoscale Ensembles
Zoltan Toth, NOAA/ESRL/GSD, Boulder, CO; and B. G. Brown, I. Jankov, T. L. Jensen, H. Yuan, E. I. Tollerud, L. S. Wharton, P. T. McCaslin, B. Kuo, L. Nance, and S. E. Koch
9:15 AM
A method for validating convection-permitting models using an automated convective-cell tracking algorithm
Simon Caine, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia; and T. P. Lane, P. T. May, J. O. Pinto, C. Jakob, M. J. Manton, and S. T. Siems
9:30 AM
Assessment of Numerical Weather Prediction Model Storm Forecasts using an Object-Based Approach
Huaqing Cai, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and M. Steiner, J. O. Pinto, B. G. Brown, and P. He
9:45 AM
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