Data Assimilation: Updates on Assimilation Schemes and Analysis Products I

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Tuesday, 6 January 2015: 8:30 AM-9:45 AM
131AB (Phoenix Convention Center - West and North Buildings)
Host: 19th Conference on Integrated Observing and Assimilation Systems for the Atmosphere, Oceans, and Land Surface (IOAS-AOLS)
Chair:  William M. Putman, GMAO, NASA, Greenbelt, MD

  8:30 AM
The NASA Modern Era Reanalysis for Research and Applications, Version-2 (MERRA-2)
Ronald Gelaro, NASA/GSFC, Greenbelt, MD; and W. McCarty, A. M. Molod, M. J. Suarez, L. L. Takacs, and R. Todling

  9:00 AM
The 2014/2015 projected expansion of NCEP's RTMA and URMA
Manuel Pondeca, I.M. Systems Group, Inc./NOAA/NWS/NCEP/EMC, College Park, MD; and J. Carley, S. Levine, Y. Lin, Y. Zhu, J. McQueen, G. Manikin, R. J. Purser, G. DiMego, D. F. Parrish, V. Osychny, and J. H. G. M. Alves
  9:15 AM
A Status Update for the NAMRR, an Hourly-Updated Version of NAM Forecast System
Jacob Carley, I.M. Systems Group Inc./NOAA/NWS/NCEP/EMC, College Park, MD; and E. Rogers, S. Liu, B. Ferrier, E. Aligo, M. Pyle, X. Zhang, and G. DiMego
  9:30 AM
Accommodating Changes in the Data Stream at NRL/FNMOC: The TAC to BUFR Migration
Patricia M. Pauley, NRL, Monterey, CA; and D. Tyndall, C. McGregor, L. Troutman, and G. Hoisington