Poster Session 1 POSTER: Data Impact Experiments and OSSEs

Tuesday, 24 January 2017: 2:30 PM-4:00 PM
4E (Washington State Convention Center )
Host: 21st Conference on Integrated Observing and Assimilation Systems for the Atmosphere, Oceans, and Land Surface
Chair:
Bachir Annane, Univ. of Miami and NOAA/AOML, CIMAS and HRD, Miami, FL

Papers:
633
A Numerical Simulation Study of a Strong West Coast December 2014 Winter Storm
Nancy L. Baker, NRL, Monterey, CA; and I. M. Smelser, L. Xu, C. M. Amerault, E. A. Satterfield, and B. S. Chua

634
Impacts from Assimilation of One Data Stream of AMSU-A and MHS Radiances on Quantitative Precipitation Forecasts
Zhengkun Qin, Nanjing University of Information Science and Technology, Nanjing, China; and X. Zou and F. Weng

636
Regional Coupled Atmosphere-Ocean Assimilation System Based on NHM-LETKF
Akiyoshi Wada, MRI, Tsukuba, Japan; and M. Kunii

642
Optimal Use of Space-Borne Advanced Infrared and Microwave Soundings for Regional Numerical Weather Prediction
Chian-Yi Liu, National Central University, Taoyuan, Taiwan; and G. R. Liu, A. Lim, and T. H. Lin

645
Gridded Monthly Tropical Pacific Rainfall Estimates using the PACRAIN Database
Ethan Cook, Univ. of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and M. Morrissey, J. S. Greene, S. Postawko, and N. Armstrong

646
Assessment of the Observation Impact on Forecast Error Reduction in North-West China Using FSO Method
Yu XIN II, Institute of Desert Meteorology of CMA, Urumqi, China; and W. Han, M. LI, Y. SHI, X. Ma, and J. DU

Handout (88.9 kB)

648
Accounting for Non-Gaussianity in Background Errors Associated with Cloud-Related Variables
Steven J. Fletcher, CIRA, Fort Collins, CO; and K. Apodaca

651
652
Constrained Bias Correction for Satellite Radiances Assimilation in Grapes and the ECMWF 4D-Var
Wei Han, Chinese Meteorological Administration, Beijing, China; and N. Bormann

653
Impact Analysis of LEO Hyperspectral Sensor Ifov Size on the Next Generation High-Resolution NWP Model Forecast Performance
Agnes Lim, CIMSS/Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI; and Z. Li, J. A. Jung, A. Huang, J. Woollen, F. W. Nagle, G. Quinn, S. B. Healy, J. Otkin, M. D. Goldberg, and R. Atlas

654
Using FSO Method to Evaluate SOUND Data Impacts on Forecast Error Reduction in North-West China
Man LI, Institute of Desert Meteorology of CMA, Urumqi, China; and Y. XIN II, Y. SHI, J. DU, and X. Ma

655
Lagrangian Data Assimilation of Surface Drifters Using the Local Ensemble Transform Kalman Filter
Stephen G. Penny, University of Maryland/NCEP, College Park, MD; and L. SUN

658
Assimilating Satellite-Retrieved Temperature and Moisture Profiles and Its Impact on Typhoon Forecasts
Jing Zheng, National Satellite Meteorological Center, Beijing, China; and J. Li

659
Update of Land Surface Category in the NCEP Data Assimilation System and Its Impact on Satellite Data Assimilation
Weizhong Zheng, NOAA/NCEP/EMC, College Park, MD; and M. B. Ek, H. Wei, G. Gayno, and D. Groff

661
Estimating GPS RO Bias in Cloudy Conditions and Its Dependence on Cloud Fraction Along GPS RO Limb Tracks
Shengpeng Yang Sr., Nanjing University of Information & Science Techology, Nanjing, China; and X. Zou

668
Observational System Simulation Experiment (OSSE) for Assessing Impact of Micro-sized Microwave Atmospheric Satellite (MicroMAS) on NOAA Global NWP System
Narges Shahroudi, NOAA/NESDIS/STAR, College Park, MD; and Y. Zhou, T. Zhu, K. Ide, and S. A. Boukabara

669
671
Assessment of the Cubesat Infrared Atmospheric Sounder Impact through the Community Global OSSE Package
Yan Zhou, NOAA, College Park, MD; and N. Shahroudi, K. Ide, and S. A. Boukabara

672
Ensemble Data Assimilation for Very Large Atmosphere, Ocean and Coupled Models with the Data Assimilation Research Testbed
Kevin Raeder, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and A. Karspeck, G. S. Romine, N. Collins, J. Hendricks, T. Hoar, J. Anderson, H. Kershaw, S. Karol, C. S. Schwartz, and R. A. Sobash

673
Accounting for Infrared Sounder Correlated Observation Errors in the GSI
Kristen Bathmann, IMSG/NOAA/NCEP/EMC, College Park, MD; and A. Collard, R. Todling, and J. C. Derber

Handout (1.5 MB)

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