Joint Session 3 The Second Wind Forecast Improvement Project (WFIP2) Part 2

Wednesday, 25 January 2017: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
606 (Washington State Convention Center )
Hosts: (Joint between the Eighth Conference on Weather, Climate, Water and the New Energy Economy; and the 28th Conference on Weather Analysis and Forecasting / 24th Conference on Numerical Weather Prediction )
J. Craig Collier, DNV GL, San Diego, CA

10:45 AM
Seasonal Dependence of RAP and HRRR NWP Forecast Errors During the Second Wind Forecast Improvement Project (WFIP2) Field Campaign
James Wilczak, NOAA, Boulder, CO; and I. V. Djalalova, L. Bianco, J. B. Olson, J. Kenyon, R. Banta, L. K. Berg, J. Bickford, T. A. Bonin, A. Brewer, M. Brewer, S. Bustos-Ortola, A. Choukulkar, C. T. Clack, K. L. Clawson, A. Clifton, J. W. Cline, D. Cook, R. Coulter, R. Eckman, H. J. S. Fernando, K. Friedrich, E. P. Grimit, L. S. Leo, J. K. Lundquist, T. J. Martin, M. Marquis, J. McCaa, K. McCaffrey, P. Muradyan, M. Pekour, Y. Pichugina, W. J. Shaw, M. T. Stoelinga, and S. Wharton
11:00 AM
Measuring the Skill of Numerical Weather Prediction Models at Forecasting Wind Ramp Events during WFIP
Laura Bianco, CIRES, Boulder, CO; and I. V. Djalalova, E. Knopleva-Akish, J. B. Olson, and J. M. Wilczak
11:15 AM
WFIP2 Experiment: Impact of Different Spatial Model Resolutions on Forecasting 80m Wind Speed Ramp Events
Irina V. Djalalova, CIRES, Boulder, CO; and L. Bianco, J. Wilczak, J. B. Olson, J. Kenyon, M. T. Stoelinga, E. P. Grimit, A. Clifton, L. Berg, M. Pekour, W. J. Shaw, K. L. Clawson, R. M. Eckman, M. C. Brewer, H. J. S. Fernando, T. J. Martin, P. Muradyan, R. L. Coulter, and D. Cook
11:30 AM
A Three Dimensional PBL Parameterization to Improve Wind Simulations over Complex Terrrain
Pedro A. Jimenez, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and B. Kosovic, S. E. Haupt, J. B. Olson, J. W. Bao, E. Grell, and J. Kenyon
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