Research/studies that assess the impact of satellite data on forecast skill

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Tuesday, 6 January 2015: 3:30 PM-5:30 PM
230 (Phoenix Convention Center - West and North Buildings)
Hosts: (Joint between the 11th Annual Symposium on New Generation Operational Environmental Satellite Systems; the 20th Conference on Satellite Meteorology and Oceanography; and the Third Symposium on the Joint Center for Satellite Data Assimilation )
Cochairs:  Jordan Gerth, CIMSS/Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI and Nancy Baker, NRL, Monterey, CA

  4:15 PM
Evaluation of the impact of satellite radiance data within the hybrid variational/EnKF Rapid Refresh data assimilation systems
Haidao Lin, CIRA/Colorado State Univ. and NOAA/ESRL/GSD, Boulder, CO; and S. S. Weygandt, M. Hu, C. R. Alexander, and S. Benjamin
  4:45 PM
Assimilation of All-sky Microwave Radiances in the NCEP's Global Forecast System
Yanqiu Zhu, IMSG@NOAA/NCEP/EMC, College Park, MD; and E. H. Liu, A. Collard, D. T. Kleist, and J. Derber