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

Session 2 Modeling and Forecast Techniques Supporting Air Traffic and Range Operations

Wednesday, 25 January 2012: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
Room 335/336 (New Orleans Convention Center )
Host: Third Aviation, Range and Aerospace Meteorology Special Symposium on Weather-Air Traffic Management Integration
Cochairs:  Michael Robinson, AvMet Applications Inc. and Timothy D. Oram, NOAA/NWS
  10:30 AM
Initial Testing of the 2012 Version of the HRRR in Support of Aviation Applications for Summer 2012
Stan Benjamin, NOAA Earth System Research Laboratory, Boulder, CO; and S. S. Weygandt, C. Alexander, J. M. Brown, M. Hu, T. G. Smirnova, D. Dowell, P. Hofmann, E. James, and J. Olson
  10:45 AM
An Examination of the Potential Aviation Application of High-Resolution Convective Resolving Models Initialized with LAPS and STMAS
Ed Szoke, CIRA/CSU and NOAA/ESRL/GSD, Boulder, CO; and I. Jankov, S. Albers, Y. Xie, H. Jiang, L. S. Wharton, and Z. Toth
Performance of Lamp Convection Probability and Categorical Forecasts

  11:00 AM
Objective Evaluation of Aviation Related Variables During 2010 Hazardous Weather Testbed (HWT) Spring Experiment
Lisa E. Coco, University of Northern Colorado, Greeley, CO; and T. L. Jensen, J. J. Levit, C. B. Entwistle, M. Harrold, S. J. Weiss, M. Xue, F. Kong, J. S. Kain, P. T. Marsh, A. J. Clark, M. C. Coniglio, and B. G. Brown
  11:15 AM
Integrating Digital Aviation Services Into Forecast Operations
Jeff S. Waldstreicher, NOAA/NWS, Bohemia, NY; and B. A. Smith, J. Dellicarpini, M. Belk, H. Gerapetritis, and C. Leonardi
  11:30 AM
A Statistical Assessment of Operational Forecast Products for the Detection of Regional Lightning Hazards At Current and Future Spaceports
Christopher G. Herbster, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona Beach, Daytona Beach, FL; and R. E. Haley, M. E. Masscotte, and B. M. Muller