Session 4B New Forecasting Systems and Capabilities

Tuesday, 25 January 2011: 8:30 AM-9:45 AM
615-617 (Washington State Convention Center)
Host: 24th Conference on Weather and Forecasting/20th Conference on Numerical Weather Prediction
Zhaoxia Pu, University of Utah, Department of Atmospheric Sciences, Salt Lake City, UT

8:30 AM
Overview of Chinese New Generation NWP System GRAPES
Jishan Xue, Chinese Academy of Meteorological Sciences, Beijing, China
8:45 AM
Development of a new global forecast system in CMA
Xueshun Shen, China Meteorological Administration, Beijing, China
9:00 AM
Experiences with a 1.5km version of the Met Office Unified Model for short range forecasting
Humphrey W. Lean, Met Office, Reading, United Kingdom; and F. J. Bornemann, Y. Tang, and E. Carter
9:15 AM
Transitioning research to operations: Implementing the Weather Research and Forecasting (WRF) model for developing countries
Brent L. Shaw, Weather Decision Technologies, Inc., Norman, OK; and R. L. Carpenter, Jr., P. L. Spencer, Z. M. DuFran, J. W. Conway, and M. D. Eilts
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