Joint Session 9 Satellite Testbeds and Proving Ground Activities

Tuesday, 12 January 2016: 3:30 PM-5:30 PM
Room 252/254 ( New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center)
Hosts: (Joint between the 12th Annual Symposium on New Generation Operational Environmental Satellite Systems; and the Sixth Conference on Transition of Research to Operations )
Bill Sjoberg, NESDIS/JPSS, Contractor with Global Science & Technology, Inc., Lanham, MD and Michael J. Folmer, CICS, ESSIC/CICS, College Park, MD

3:30 PM
Assimilation of AHI Infrared Radiance Measurements for Improved Tropical Cyclone Forecasts Using HWRF
Xiaolei Zou, University of Maryland, College Park, MD; and X. Zhuge and F. Weng

3:45 PM
Increased Satellite Reception and Utilization Capabilities in NWS Pacific Region
Jordan J. Gerth, CIMSS/Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI; and B. Ward and E. Lau
4:45 PM
Development of a GOES-based Verification and Forecaster Guidance System for the High-Resolution Rapid Refresh Model
Jason A. Otkin, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI; and J. Sieglaff, S. M. Griffin, L. M. Cronce, and C. R. Alexander
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