Session 13A Operational Weather Forecasting III: Tropical Cyclones

Thursday, 27 January 2011: 11:00 AM-12:15 PM
613/614 (Washington State Convention Center)
Host: 24th Conference on Weather and Forecasting/20th Conference on Numerical Weather Prediction
Michael J. Brennan, NOAA/NWS/NHC, Miami, FL

11:00 AM
Improvements to the operational HWRF modeling system
Vijay Tallapragada, NOAA/NWS/NCEP/EMC, Camp Springs, MD; and Y. Kwon, Q. Liu, Z. Zhang, R. Tuleya, J. Oconnor, S. Trahan, E. Aligo, N. Surgi, W. M. Lapenta, and S. J. Lord
11:15 AM
Diagnostic verification of COAMPS-TC performance for the HFIP retrospective forecasts
Jonathan R. Moskaitis, NRL, Monterey, CA; and J. D. Doyle and R. M. Hodur
11:30 AM
11:45 AM
Simulating Waves Nearshore (SWAN) modeling efforts at NWS Southern Region Coastal Weather Forecast Offices
Jack Settelmaier, NOAA/NWS, Fort Worth, TX; and A. Gibbs, P. Santos, T. Freeman, and D. Gaer
12:00 PM
How vertical wind shear affects the intensification of Typhoon Jangmi (2008)
Levi Thatcher, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT; and Z. Pu
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