92nd American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting (January 22-26, 2012)

Session 4 IOOS/SURA Super-Regional Coastal Modeling Testbed

Tuesday, 24 January 2012: 8:30 AM-9:45 AM
Room 337 (New Orleans Convention Center )
Host: 10th Symposium on the Coastal Environment
Cochairs:  Frank Aikman, NOAA; Christopher N. K. Mooers, Portland State University and Douglas R. Levin, Washington College
  8:30 AM
Overview of the IOOS/SURA Super-Regional Coastal Modeling Testbed
Rick Luettich, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Morehead City, NC; and D. Wright, E. Smith, D. Levin, R. Signell, C. Friedrichs, J. Harding, and E. Howlett

  8:45 AM
Intercomparison of 3-D Models for Estuarine Hydrodynamics and Hypoxia within the US IOOS Super-Regional Coastal Modeling Testbed
Carl T. Friedrichs, Virginia Institute of Marine Science, Gloucester Point, VA; and A. J. Bever, M. A. M. Friedrichs, and A. The Estuarine Hypoxia Team

  9:00 AM
Sensitivity Analysis of Temperature and Salinity From a Suite of Numerical Ocean Models for the Chesapeake Bay
Lyon W. J. Lanerolle, NOAA/National Ocean Service, Silver Spring, MD; and A. J. Bever and M. A. M. Friedrichs

  9:15 AM
The Community Operational Chesapeake Bay Regional Ocean Modeling System (ChesROMS) and Its Skill Assessment
Wen Long, University of Maryand, Cambridge, MD; and R. Hood, C. T. Friedrichs, M. Friedrichs, K. Sellner, J. Wiggert, J. Xu, and L. Lanerolle

  9:30 AM
Transitioning a Chesapeake Bay Ecological Prediction System to Operations
David Green, NOAA National Weather Service, Silver Spring, MD; and C. Brown, F. Aikman, A. Siebers, H. Tolman, M. Ji, D. Levin, C. Friedrichs, M. Friedrichs, and R. Hood