Data Assimilation and Observing Systems: Applications to High-Impact Weather

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Wednesday, 5 February 2014: 2:30 PM-4:00 PM
Hall C3 (The Georgia World Congress Center )
Host: 18th Conference on Integrated Observing and Assimilation Systems for the Atmosphere, Oceans, and Land Surface (IOAS-AOLS)
Using ISERV and Commercial Satellite Imagery to Assess and Monitor Recovery Efforts in Urban Damaged Areas
Jordan R. Bell, University of Alabama, Huntsville, AL; and A. L. Molthan, J. E. Burks, and K. M. McGrath

Handout (4.4 MB)

Identifying Hail Signatures in Satellite Imagery from the 910 August 2011 Severe Weather Event
Rachel L. Dryden, NASA/MSFC, Huntsville, AL; and A. L. Molthan, T. A. Cole, and J. R. Bell

Handout (2.6 MB)

Using Satellite Imagery to Identify Tornado Damage Tracks and Recovery from the April 27, 2011 Severe Weather Outbreak
Tony A. Cole, University of Alabama at Huntsville, Huntsville, AL; and A. L. Molthan, J. E. Burks, and J. R. Bell

Handout (2.0 MB)

Use of NASA near Real-Time and Archived Satellite Data to Support Disaster Assessment
Kevin M. McGrath, Jacobs Technology, Inc., Huntsville, AL; and A. L. Molthan and J. E. Burks

Handout (2.7 MB)

Characterizing Objective Analysis Errors for Dual Polarization Weather Radar
Jared W. Marquis, University of Louisiana, Houston, TX; and V. Chandrasekar and J. Hardin

Handout (1.7 MB)

Oceanic Storm Characteristics off the Kennedy Space Center Coast
Jennifer G. Wilson, NASA/Kennedy Space Center, Kennedy Space Center, FL; and A. A. Simpson, K. L. Cummins, J. J. Kiriazes, R. G. Brown, and C. T. Mata

Surface Roughness and 2DVAR Wind Field Innovations in High Wind Events
Michael Splitt, Florida Institute of Technology, Melbourne, FL; and S. M. Lazarus, J. D. Horel, and X. Dong

Impact of the Local Roughness on 2DVAR Wind Analyses During Hurricane Sandy
Steven M. Lazarus, Florida Institute of Technology, Melbourne, FL; and M. Splitt, J. D. Horel, and X. Dong

Handout (6.0 MB)

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The Optimal Sounder Data Assimilation Strategy for Mesoscale Convection System
Chian-Yi Liu, National Central University, Taoyuan, Taiwan; and Y. C. Yang, G. R. Liu, and T. H. Lin

The New 4D-En-Var Regional Deterministic Prediction System at the Canadian Meteorological Center
Mateusz Reszka, Environment Canada, Dorval, QC, Canada; and J. F. Caron, T. Milewski, L. Fillion, M. Buehner, and J. St-James

Handout (1.2 MB)