Session 4 Cross-cutting Applications Integrating Weather and Climate Forecasts Within Other Disciplines or Sectors

Wednesday, 9 January 2013: 4:00 PM-5:30 PM
Ballroom F (Austin Convention Center)
Host: Special Symposium on Advancing Weather and Climate Forecasts: Innovative Techniques and Applications
Andrew L. Molthan, NASA/MSFC, Earth Science Office/Short-term Prediction Research and Transition (SPoRT) Center, Huntsville, AL and Rebecca D. Adams-Selin, Colorado State University, Atmospheric and Environmental Research, Inc., Offutt AFB, NE

The final session of the Special Symposium will emphasize presentations that incorporate future forecasting capabilities and applications that incorporate societal impacts and other sectors beyond operational forecasting such as relationships to public health, agriculture, and energy.

4:30 PM
Probabilistic NWP-Dependent Volcanic Ash Detection in Satellite Data
Shona Mackie, University of Bristol, U.K., Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom; and M. Watson
4:45 PM
Developments of ensemble-based products for forecasters and decision support
David Richardson, ECMWF, Reading, United Kingdom; and F. Pappenberger, I. Tsonevsky, E. Zsoter, and E. Andersson
5:15 PM
New forecasting capabilities trialled in the London 2012 Olympics
Brian William Golding, Met Office, Exeter, United Kingdom; and S. Ballard, K. Mylne, A. Saulter, C. Wilson, P. Agnew, M. Weeks, R. Swinbank, W. Tennant, and N. Roberts
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