Session 9 Fifth Symposium on Building a Weather-Ready Nation: Enhancing Our Nation’s Readiness, Responsiveness, and Resilience to High Impact Weather Events

Program Chairs: Douglas Hilderbrand , NOAA/NWS ; Dave Jones , StormCenter Communications, Inc. ; Jennifer Sprague , NOAA/NWS ; Kenneth Carey , Earth Resources Technology, Inc.

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Monday, 23 January 2017

10:30 AM-11:00 AM: Monday, 23 January 2017


Coffee Break (6th Floor Foyer)
Location: Washington State Convention Center

11:00 AM-12:00 PM: Monday, 23 January 2017

Recording files available
1
How We Got Here: The Movement to Blend Myriad Human-based Academic Traditions into the Atmospheric Sciences
Location: 615 (Washington State Convention Center )
Hosts: (Joint between the Fifth Symposium on Building a Weather-Ready Nation: Enhancing Our Nation’s Readiness, Responsiveness, and Resilience to High Impact Weather Events; the Special Symposium on Individual, Social, and Cultural Observations in Weather and Climate Contexts; and the 12th Symposium on Societal Applications: Policy, Research and Practice )
Moderators: Kimberly E. Klockow, NOAA/OAR/Office of Weather and Air Quality; Russ S. Schumacher, Colorado State Univ.
Panelists: James Bergman, Michigan State University; Eve Gruntfest, Resilient Communities Research Institute; Rebecca E. Morss, NCAR; Jennifer Sprague, NOAA/NWS
11:00 AM
Panelist
James Bergman, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI
11:15 AM
Panelist
Eve Gruntfest, NCAR, Boulder, CO
11:30 AM
Panelist
Rebecca E. Morss, NCAR, Boulder, CO

11:45 AM
Panelist
Jennifer Sprague, NOAA/NWS, Silver Spring, MD

12:00 PM-1:30 PM: Monday, 23 January 2017


Lunch Break

1:30 PM-2:00 PM: Monday, 23 January 2017

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Lecture 1
Walter Orr Roberts Lecture
Location: Conference Center: Tahoma 2 (Washington State Convention Center )
Hosts: (Joint between the 33rd Conference on Environmental Information Processing Technologies; the 31st Conference on Hydrology; the 29th Conference on Climate Variability and Change; the 28th Conference on Weather Analysis and Forecasting / 24th Conference on Numerical Weather Prediction; the 26th Symposium on Education; the 21st Conference on Integrated Observing and Assimilation Systems for the Atmosphere, Oceans, and Land Surface; the 19th Conference on Atmospheric Chemistry; the 18th Conference on Aviation, Range, and Aerospace Meteorology; the 15th Conference on Artificial and Computational Intelligence and its Applications to the Environmental Sciences; the 15th Symposium on the Coastal Environment; the 14th Conference on Polar Meteorology and Oceanography; the 14th Conference on Space Weather; the 13th Annual Symposium on New Generation Operational Environmental Satellite Systems; the Major Weather Impacts of 2016; the 12th Symposium on Societal Applications: Policy, Research and Practice; the Ninth Symposium on Aerosol–Cloud–Climate Interactions; the Eighth Conference on Weather, Climate, Water and the New Energy Economy; the Eighth Conference on Environment and Health; the Eighth Symposium on Lidar Atmospheric Applications; the Eighth Conference on the Meteorological Application of Lightning Data; the Seventh Conference on Transition of Research to Operations; the Seventh Symposium on Advances in Modeling and Analysis Using Python; the Fifth Symposium on the Weather, Water, and Climate Enterprise; the Fifth Symposium on Building a Weather-Ready Nation: Enhancing Our Nation’s Readiness, Responsiveness, and Resilience to High Impact Weather Events; the Fifth Symposium on Prediction of the Madden-Julian Oscillation: Processes, Prediction and Impact; the Second Symposium on US-International Partnerships; and the 13th Symposium of the Urban Environment )
Speaker: Cynthia Rosenzweig, Columbia University
1:30 PM
L1.1

1:30 PM-2:30 PM: Monday, 23 January 2017

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2
Observations of Forecasting
Location: 615 (Washington State Convention Center )
Hosts: (Joint between the Special Symposium on Individual, Social, and Cultural Observations in Weather and Climate Contexts; the 12th Symposium on Societal Applications: Policy, Research and Practice; and the Fifth Symposium on Building a Weather-Ready Nation: Enhancing Our Nation’s Readiness, Responsiveness, and Resilience to High Impact Weather Events )
Moderator: Daniel Nietfeld, NOAA/OAR/ESRL
Panelists: Phaedra Daipha, Rutgers University; Jack R. Friedman, Univ. of Oklahoma; Daphne LaDue, CIMMS/Univ. of Oklahoma; Richard Smith, NOAA/NWSFO
1:30 PM
Panelist
Phaedra Daipha, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ
1:45 PM
Panelist
Jack R. Friedman, Univ. of Oklahoma, Norman, OK
2:00 PM
Panelist
Daphne LaDue, CIMMS/Univ. of Oklahoma, Norman, OK
2:15 PM
Panelist
Richard Smith, NOAA/NWSFO, Norman, OK

2:30 PM-4:00 PM: Monday, 23 January 2017


Formal Poster Viewing with Coffee Break
Location: 4E (Washington State Convention Center )

Themed Joint Poster Session 1
Summaries of Research Findings from Across the Many Academic Traditions That Contribute to Observation-based Knowledge of Human Dimensions of Weather, Water, and Climate
Location: 4E (Washington State Convention Center )
Hosts: (Joint between the Special Symposium on Individual, Social, and Cultural Observations in Weather and Climate Contexts; the 12th Symposium on Societal Applications: Policy, Research and Practice; and the Fifth Symposium on Building a Weather-Ready Nation: Enhancing Our Nation’s Readiness, Responsiveness, and Resilience to High Impact Weather Events )
1
The Great Lakes Adaptation Data Suite: Providing a Coherent Collection of Climate Data for the Great Lakes Region
Omar C. Gates, Univ. of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI; and K. Channell, D. Brown, W. Baule, D. J. Schwab, C. Riseng, and A. Gronewold

2
The National Weather Service: A Culture of Prediction?
Christina C. Crowe, NOAA/NWS, Silver Spring, MD; and K. Werner, J. E. Ten Hoeve III, and A. Bleistein


Themed Joint Poster Session 2
Descriptions of New and Promising Approaches for Acquiring or Analyzing Observations of Individuals, Societies, or Cultures
Location: 4E (Washington State Convention Center )
Hosts: (Joint between the Special Symposium on Individual, Social, and Cultural Observations in Weather and Climate Contexts; the 12th Symposium on Societal Applications: Policy, Research and Practice; and the Fifth Symposium on Building a Weather-Ready Nation: Enhancing Our Nation’s Readiness, Responsiveness, and Resilience to High Impact Weather Events )
3
The Treaty of Waitangi and Research
Harvey Stern, Univ. of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia; and J. Deverell
Manuscript (1.2 MB)

Handout (544.9 kB)

4
Photographic Observations of Oklahoma's Deadliest Tornadoes
Ashley Allen, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA

5
Understanding Risk Communications with Vulnerable Populations: Designing Focus Groups Research Using Data From Multiple Sources
Jen Henderson, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA; and H. Lazrus, O. Wilhelmi, R. E. Morss, and A. Dietrich

4:00 PM-5:30 PM: Monday, 23 January 2017

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3
Observations of Communication
Location: 615 (Washington State Convention Center )
Hosts: (Joint between the Special Symposium on Individual, Social, and Cultural Observations in Weather and Climate Contexts; the 12th Symposium on Societal Applications: Policy, Research and Practice; and the Fifth Symposium on Building a Weather-Ready Nation: Enhancing Our Nation’s Readiness, Responsiveness, and Resilience to High Impact Weather Events )
Moderator: Gina M. Eosco, Eastern Reseach Group
Panelists: Jennifer Henderson, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University; Rachel Hogan Carr, Nurture Nature Center; Susan Joslyn, University of Washington; Brenda J. Philips, UMASS Amherst; Kate Starbird, University of Washington; Ed Maibach, George Mason Univ.
4:00 PM
Panelist
Jennifer Henderson, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA
4:15 PM
Panelist
Rachel Hogan Carr, Nurture Nature Center, Easton, PA
4:30 PM
Panelist
Susan Joslyn, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
4:45 PM
Panelist
Brenda J. Philips, UMASS Amherst, Amherst, MA
5:00 PM
Panelist
Kate Starbird, University of Washington, Seattle, WA

5:15 PM
Panelist
Ed Maibach, George Mason Univ., Fairfax, VA

5:30 PM-7:30 PM: Monday, 23 January 2017


Reception and Exhibits Opening
Location: 4AB (Washington State Convention Center )

Tuesday, 24 January 2017

8:30 AM-10:00 AM: Tuesday, 24 January 2017

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4
Observations of Communities
Location: 615 (Washington State Convention Center )
Hosts: (Joint between the Special Symposium on Individual, Social, and Cultural Observations in Weather and Climate Contexts; the 12th Symposium on Societal Applications: Policy, Research and Practice; and the Fifth Symposium on Building a Weather-Ready Nation: Enhancing Our Nation’s Readiness, Responsiveness, and Resilience to High Impact Weather Events )
Moderator: Randy A. Peppler, CIMMS/Univ. of Oklahoma
Panelists: Michael Egnoto, University of Maryland; Heather Lazrus, NCAR; Scott Miles, University of Washington; Olga Wilhelmi, NCAR
8:30 AM
Panelist
Michael Egnoto, University of Maryland, College Park, MD

8:45 AM
Panelist
Heather Lazrus, NCAR, Boulder, CO
9:00 AM
Panelist
Scott Miles, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
9:15 AM
Panelist
Olga Wilhelmi, NCAR, Boulder, CO
9:30 AM
Discussant - Randy Peppler

10:00 AM-10:30 AM: Tuesday, 24 January 2017


Coffee Break
Location: 4AB (Washington State Convention Center )

10:30 AM-12:00 PM: Tuesday, 24 January 2017

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5
Where We Go From Here: Observational Needs to Support a Thriving Weather and Climate Enterprise
Location: 615 (Washington State Convention Center )
Hosts: (Joint between the Special Symposium on Individual, Social, and Cultural Observations in Weather and Climate Contexts; the 12th Symposium on Societal Applications: Policy, Research and Practice; and the Fifth Symposium on Building a Weather-Ready Nation: Enhancing Our Nation’s Readiness, Responsiveness, and Resilience to High Impact Weather Events )
Moderators: Kimberly E. Klockow, NOAA/OAR/Office of Weather and Air Quality; Russ S. Schumacher, Colorado State Univ.
Panelists: Ann Bostrom, University of Washington; William Hooke, AMS Policy Program; Lans Rothfusz, NSSL; Susan Joslyn, University of Washington
Speaker: Desiree Matel-Anderson, Field Innovation Team
10:30 AM
Panelist
Ann Bostrom, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
10:45 AM
Panelist
William Hooke, AMS Policy Program, Washington, DC

11:00 AM
Panelist
Lans Rothfusz, NSSL, Norman, OK
11:15 AM
Panelist
Susan Joslyn, University of Washington, Seattle, WA

11:30 AM
Speaker
Desiree Matel-Anderson, Field Innovation Team, Heber City, UT

12:00 PM-1:30 PM: Tuesday, 24 January 2017


Lunch Break

1:30 PM-2:30 PM: Tuesday, 24 January 2017

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Session 1
Core Weather-Ready Nation Activities
Location: 615 (Washington State Convention Center )
Host: Fifth Symposium on Building a Weather-Ready Nation: Enhancing Our Nation’s Readiness, Responsiveness, and Resilience to High Impact Weather Events
Cochairs: Douglas Hilderbrand, NOAA/NWS; Dave Jones, StormCenter Communications, Inc.; Jennifer Sprague, NOAA/NWS
2:00 PM
1.3
NWS Central Region: Our Evolution Toward a Weather Ready Nation
Christopher S. Strager, NWS, Kansas City, MO; and M. J. Hudson and J. P. Craven

2:30 PM-4:00 PM: Tuesday, 24 January 2017


Formal Poster Viewing with Coffee Break
Location: 4E (Washington State Convention Center )

Poster Session 1
Successes of Weather-Ready Nation
Location: 4E (Washington State Convention Center )
Host: Fifth Symposium on Building a Weather-Ready Nation: Enhancing Our Nation’s Readiness, Responsiveness, and Resilience to High Impact Weather Events
884
Poster 892 has been moved. New paper number is 9.1A

894
NOAA Collaboration in the Florida Keys
Kennard B. Kasper, NOAA/NWSFO, Key West, FL; and C. Rothwell
Manuscript (679.4 kB)

Handout (4.2 MB)

895
896
Temporal and Spatial Aspects of Emergency Manager Use of Prototype Probabilistic Hazard Information
Daphne LaDue, CAPS/Univ. of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and C. D. Karstens, J. Correia Jr., J. E. Hocker, S. J. Sanders, M. A. Dovil, C. A. Shivers, A. Bean, T. Adams, and A. Gerard

Handout (26.7 MB)

897
Meeting the Weather-Ready Nation Challenge in Rural Nevada
Paul Frisbie, NWS, Elko, NV; and G. Barnhart, C. Ketchum, D. Kirkham, and B. Boyd

898
Reconstructing Evaporation over Lake Erie during the Historic November 2014 Lake Effect Snow Event
Lindsay E. Fitzpatrick, Cooperative Institute for Limnology and Ecosystems Research, Ann Arbor, MI; and A. Manome, A. Gronewold, E. J. Anderson, C. Spence, J. Chen, C. Shao, D. M. Wright, B. M. Lofgren, C. Xiao, D. J. Posselt, and D. J. Schwab

901
Inclusion of Satellite Remote Sensing Imagery in the NOAA/NWS Damage Assessment Toolkit (DAT)
Lori A. Schultz, Earth System Science Center/Univ. of Alabama/NASA Short-Term Prediction Research and Transition Center, Huntsville, AL; and A. L. Molthan, K. M. McGrath, J. E. Burks, J. R. Bell, and T. A. Cole

904
The Impact of a Violent Tornado in Norman, Oklahoma
Karen M. Montes-Berríos, National Weather Center REU Program, Norman, OK; and A. R. Cook, A. Cannon Davis, M. Shafer, and S. A. Erickson

905
Researching New Warning Systems Through Live Experimentation and Real-Time User Feedback
Brenda J. Philips, UMASS Amherst, Amherst, MA; and V. Chandrasekar, J. E. Trainor, D. Westbrook, E. J. Lyons, and A. Bajaj

907
The Climatology and Seasonal Forecasting of Santa Ana winds across Southern California
Tom Rolinski, USDA, Riverside, CA; and S. Capps, S. Chen, B. D'Agostino, and S. Vanderburg

4:00 PM-5:30 PM: Tuesday, 24 January 2017

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Session 2
Innovative Engagements with Communities to Drive Preparedness Actions
Location: 615 (Washington State Convention Center )
Host: Fifth Symposium on Building a Weather-Ready Nation: Enhancing Our Nation’s Readiness, Responsiveness, and Resilience to High Impact Weather Events
Cochairs: Douglas Hilderbrand, NOAA/NWS; Dave Jones, StormCenter Communications, Inc.; Jennifer Sprague, NOAA/NWS
4:45 PM
2.4
Leveraging the WRN Ambassador Initiative with Vulnerable Stakeholders
Charlie Woodrum, NWS, Honolulu, HI; and J. Saari, T. Boucher, S. R. Pfaff, E. Bentley, and D. Hilderbrand

Wednesday, 25 January 2017

8:30 AM-10:00 AM: Wednesday, 25 January 2017

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Session 3
Data Serving Decision Makers-Part l
Location: 615 (Washington State Convention Center )
Host: Fifth Symposium on Building a Weather-Ready Nation: Enhancing Our Nation’s Readiness, Responsiveness, and Resilience to High Impact Weather Events
Cochairs: Douglas Hilderbrand, NOAA/NWS; Dave Jones, StormCenter Communications, Inc.; Jennifer Sprague, NOAA/NWS
9:15 AM
3.4
Enhancing a Decision Support Tool for an Electric Utility
Renato Derech, Consolidated Edison Company of New York, New York, NY; and M. Berlinger, R. Vargas Jr., and B. J. Cerruti

10:00 AM-10:30 AM: Wednesday, 25 January 2017


Coffee Break
Location: 4AB (Washington State Convention Center )

10:30 AM-12:00 PM: Wednesday, 25 January 2017

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Session 4
Data Serving Decision-Makers-Part ll
Location: 615 (Washington State Convention Center )
Host: Fifth Symposium on Building a Weather-Ready Nation: Enhancing Our Nation’s Readiness, Responsiveness, and Resilience to High Impact Weather Events
Cochairs: Douglas Hilderbrand, NOAA/NWS; Dave Jones, StormCenter Communications, Inc.; Jennifer Sprague, NOAA/NWS

12:00 PM-1:30 PM: Wednesday, 25 January 2017


Lunch Break

1:30 PM-2:30 PM: Wednesday, 25 January 2017

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Lecture 2
Horton Lecture
Location: 602 (Washington State Convention Center )
Hosts: (Joint between the 20th Conference of Atmospheric Science Librarians International; the Second Symposium on Multi-scale Atmospheric Predictability; the Observation Symposium: Progress, Problems, and Prospects; the 33rd Conference on Environmental Information Processing Technologies; the 29th Conference on Climate Variability and Change; the 28th Conference on Weather Analysis and Forecasting / 24th Conference on Numerical Weather Prediction; the 26th Symposium on Education; the 21st Conference on Integrated Observing and Assimilation Systems for the Atmosphere, Oceans, and Land Surface; the 19th Conference on Atmospheric Chemistry; the 18th Conference on Aviation, Range, and Aerospace Meteorology; the 15th Conference on Artificial and Computational Intelligence and its Applications to the Environmental Sciences; the 15th Symposium on the Coastal Environment; the 14th Conference on Polar Meteorology and Oceanography; the 14th Conference on Space Weather; the 13th Annual Symposium on New Generation Operational Environmental Satellite Systems; the Major Weather Impacts of 2016; the 13th Symposium of the Urban Environment; the 12th Symposium on Societal Applications: Policy, Research and Practice; the Ninth Symposium on Aerosol–Cloud–Climate Interactions; the Eighth Conference on Weather, Climate, Water and the New Energy Economy; the Eighth Conference on Environment and Health; the Eighth Symposium on Lidar Atmospheric Applications; the Eighth Conference on the Meteorological Application of Lightning Data; the Seventh Conference on Transition of Research to Operations; the 31st Conference on Hydrology; the Fifth Symposium on the Weather, Water, and Climate Enterprise; the Fifth Symposium on Building a Weather-Ready Nation: Enhancing Our Nation’s Readiness, Responsiveness, and Resilience to High Impact Weather Events; the Fifth AMS Symposium on the Joint Center for Satellite Data Assimilation; the Fifth Symposium on Prediction of the Madden-Julian Oscillation: Processes, Prediction and Impact; the Third Symposium on High Performance Computing for Weather, Water, and Climate; the Special Symposium on Greening the Built Environment; and the Events )
Organizer: John B. Eylander, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Lecturer: Hoshin V. Gupta, University of Arizona
Cochairs: Michael Ek, NOAA; David J. Gochis, NCAR; John N. McHenry, Baron Advanced Meteorological Systems, LLC
1:30 PM
L2.1
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Session 5
Innovative Technologies to Engage Communities Toward Preparedness Actions
Location: 615 (Washington State Convention Center )
Host: Fifth Symposium on Building a Weather-Ready Nation: Enhancing Our Nation’s Readiness, Responsiveness, and Resilience to High Impact Weather Events
Cochairs: Douglas Hilderbrand, NOAA/NWS; Dave Jones, StormCenter Communications, Inc.; Jennifer Sprague, NOAA/NWS
1:30 PM
5.1
2:00 PM
5.3
'Thinking Outside NOAA Weather Radio's Box'
Bruce Jones, Midland Radio Corporation, Kansas City, MO; and B. Thomas

2:30 PM-4:00 PM: Wednesday, 25 January 2017


Formal Poster Viewing with Coffee Break
Location: 4E (Washington State Convention Center )

Poster Session 2
Future Evolution of Weather-Ready Nation
Location: 4E (Washington State Convention Center )
Host: Fifth Symposium on Building a Weather-Ready Nation: Enhancing Our Nation’s Readiness, Responsiveness, and Resilience to High Impact Weather Events
1433
Organizational Excellence in the National Weather Service
Kevin Werner, NOAA/NMFS, Seattle, WA; and A. Bleistein, J. E. Ten Hoeve III, and C. C. Crowe

1434
Impact Based Decision Support and the Impacts Catalog
Matthew W. Davis, NOAA/NWS, Boulder, CO; and J. Crockett

Handout (477.9 kB)

1436
Strategies to Evolve the National Weather Service
John E. Ten Hoeve III, NOAA/NWS, Silver Spring, MD; and K. Werner, A. Bleistein, and C. C. Crowe

1438
Laying the Foundation to Building a Weather-Ready Nation
Philippe Draoui, NWS, silver spring, MD; and J. E. Ten Hoeve III, A. Bleistein, S. Cooper, M. Lovern, and W. Jeffress

4:00 PM-5:30 PM: Wednesday, 25 January 2017


Session 6
Panel Session on Messaging and Observations: A Way Toward More Effective and Unified Messaging
Location: 615 (Washington State Convention Center )
Host: Fifth Symposium on Building a Weather-Ready Nation: Enhancing Our Nation’s Readiness, Responsiveness, and Resilience to High Impact Weather Events
Cochairs: Douglas Hilderbrand, NOAA/NWS; Dave Jones, StormCenter Communications, Inc.; Jennifer Sprague, NOAA/NWS
4:00 PM
6.1
Messaging and Observations: A Way Toward More Effective and Unified Messaging
John J. Brost, NOAA/NWSFO, Tucson, AZ; and D. R. Vallee, J. Trobec, W. F. Bunting, K. Pirtle, G. W. Carbin, and R. Smith

5:30 PM-6:30 PM: Wednesday, 25 January 2017

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Awards Banquet Reception
Location: 4AB (Washington State Convention Center )
5:30 PM
Awards Banquet Reception

7:00 PM-10:00 PM: Wednesday, 25 January 2017

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97th AMS Awards Banquet
Location: Ballroom 6ABCE (Washington State Convention Center )
7:00 PM
97th AMS Awards Banquet

Thursday, 26 January 2017

8:30 AM-9:30 AM: Thursday, 26 January 2017

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Session 7
Advances in Decision-Making Practices
Location: 615 (Washington State Convention Center )
Host: Fifth Symposium on Building a Weather-Ready Nation: Enhancing Our Nation’s Readiness, Responsiveness, and Resilience to High Impact Weather Events
Cochairs: Douglas Hilderbrand, NOAA/NWS; Dave Jones, StormCenter Communications, Inc.; Jennifer Sprague, NOAA/NWS
8:45 AM
7.2

9:30 AM-10:30 AM: Thursday, 26 January 2017


Exhibit Hall Breakfast
Location: 4AB (Washington State Convention Center )

10:30 AM-12:00 PM: Thursday, 26 January 2017

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Joint Session 7
Advances in Social Science
Location: 615 (Washington State Convention Center )
Hosts: (Joint between the Fifth Symposium on Building a Weather-Ready Nation: Enhancing Our Nation’s Readiness, Responsiveness, and Resilience to High Impact Weather Events; and the 12th Symposium on Societal Applications: Policy, Research and Practice )
11:30 AM
J7.5
Major Risks, Uncertain Outcomes: Making Ensemble Forecasts Work for Multiple Audiences
Burrell E. Montz, East Carolina Univ., Greenville, NC; and R. H. Carr, K. Semmens, K. Maxfield, J. C. Elliott, P. R. Ahnert, and R. Shedd

12:00 PM-1:30 PM: Thursday, 26 January 2017


Lunch Break

1:30 PM-3:00 PM: Thursday, 26 January 2017

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Session 8
Staying in Touch with Decision Makers
Location: 615 (Washington State Convention Center )
Host: Fifth Symposium on Building a Weather-Ready Nation: Enhancing Our Nation’s Readiness, Responsiveness, and Resilience to High Impact Weather Events
Cochairs: Douglas Hilderbrand, NOAA/NWS; Dave Jones, StormCenter Communications, Inc.; Jennifer Sprague, NOAA/NWS

3:00 PM-3:30 PM: Thursday, 26 January 2017


Coffee Break
Location: Skybridge (Washington State Convention Center )

3:30 PM-5:00 PM: Thursday, 26 January 2017

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Session 9
Best Practices of Impact-based Decision Support Services (IDSS)
Location: 615 (Washington State Convention Center )
Host: Fifth Symposium on Building a Weather-Ready Nation: Enhancing Our Nation’s Readiness, Responsiveness, and Resilience to High Impact Weather Events
Cochairs: Douglas Hilderbrand, NOAA/NWS; Dave Jones, StormCenter Communications, Inc.; Jennifer Sprague, NOAA/NWS
3:45 PM
9.2
The NWS Climate Services Program: Moving Forward within the Restructured NWS
Fiona Horsfall, NOAA/NWS, Silver Spring, MD; and M. Timofeyeva, M. Hawkins, J. Zdrojewski, J. C. Meyers, and V. Silva