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

Session 11B The Technology and Challenges of Local, Regional, and National Observing Systems

Wednesday, 25 January 2012: 4:00 PM-5:30 PM
Room 357 (New Orleans Convention Center )
Host: 28th Conference on Interactive Information Processing Systems (IIPS)
Cochairs:  John D. Horel, Univ. of Utah and Nazila Merati, PMEL and JISAO
  4:00 PM
Technological Innovation in National Mesonet Program
Brian Bell, Global Science & Technology, Fairmont, WV
  4:15 PM
The QuantumWeatherŠ Mesonet: A University - Industry Partnership
Robert W. Pasken, Saint Louis Univ., Saint Louis, MO; and W. Dannevik

  4:30 PM
Real-Time Mobile Platform Environmental Data
Paul O.G. Heppner, Global Science & Technology, Fairmont, WV; and B. Bell and A. Orrego
  4:45 PM
Development of Algorithms to Determine Precipitation, Pavement Condition, and Visibility Hazards Along Roadways Using Mobile Observations
Amanda R. S. Anderson, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and S. D. Drobot, M. Chapman, G. Wiener, B. Lambi, P. Pisano, and G. N. Guevara
  5:00 PM
  5:15 PM
Evaluating the Impact of Surface Observations From Heterogeneous Networks
Daniel Tyndall, National Research Council Postdoctoral Research Associate, Monterey, CA; and J. D. Horel