Session 9 Numerical Weather Prediction for Aviation and Test Ranges

Thursday, 10 January 2013: 8:30 AM-9:45 AM
Room 17A (Austin Convention Center)
Host: 16th Conference on Aviation, Range, and Aerospace Meteorology
James O. Pinto, NCAR/RAL, Research Applications Laboratory, Boulder, CO and Steven M. Willington, Met Office, Exeter, Devon

8:30 AM
8:45 AM
High-Resolution Rapid Refresh (HRRR) Model and Production Advancements for 2013 with Targeted Improvements for Reliable Convective Weather Guidance in the National Airspace System
Curtis Alexander, NOAA Earth System Research Laboratory, Boulder, CO; and S. S. Weygandt, S. Benjamin, D. C. Dowell, T. G. Smirnova, E. P. James, P. Hofmann, M. Hu, J. M. Brown, and G. Grell
9:00 AM
Progress of Time-lagged North America Rapid Refresh Ensemble Forecast System (NARRE-TL) and its Verification
Binbin Zhou, IMSG at EMC/NCEP/NWS/NOAA, Camp Springs, MD; and J. Du and G. DiMego

9:15 AM
An Automated System for Detecting Large-scale Convective Storms: Application to Model Evaluation
James O. Pinto, NCAR/RAL, Boulder, CO; and J. A. Grim, D. Ahijevych, and M. Steiner
9:30 AM
Probabilistic forecasting from a mesoscale ensemble at Dugway Proving Ground
Jason C. Knievel, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and Y. Liu, G. Roux, W. Wu, T. M. Hopson, S. F. Halvorson, F. W. Gallagher III, J. C. Pace, and S. P. Swerdlin
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