Poster Session 2 WAF/NWP Posters: Forecasting Tools, Numerical Weather Prediction, and Tropical Cyclones

Tuesday, 24 January 2017: 2:30 PM-4:00 PM
4E (Washington State Convention Center )
Host: 28th Conference on Weather Analysis and Forecasting / 24th Conference on Numerical Weather Prediction
Rebecca Adams-Selin, AER, Offutt AFB, NE and Alexander O. Tardy, NOAA/NWS, Weather Forecast Office, San Diego, CA

Posters on the Topics of: Tropical Cyclones, Forecasting Tools, New or Improved Parameterizations, Model Development and Application

An Investigation of the Formation of Hurricane Patricia (2015)
Melinda S Peng, NRL, Monterey, CA; and J. D. Doyle and H. Jin

High-Resolution Simulation of Super Typhoon Nepartak (2016)
Hao Jin, NRL, Monterey, CA; and Y. Jin and J. D. Doyle

Towards the creation of the Global-2-Vortex Scale Hurricane Prediction System
Sundararaman Gopalakrishnan (gopal), NOAA/AOML, Key Biscayne, FL; and F. Marks, V. Tallapragada, X. Zhang, S. J. Lin, R. Atlas, T. Schneider, and F. Toepfer

Impacts of Ocean Initialization and Three-Way Atmosphere-Wave-Ocean Coupling on Hurricane Forecasting
Bin Liu, IMSG and NOAA/NWS/NCEP/EMC, College Park, MD; and J. Meixner, A. Mehra, A. Chawla, I. Ginis, B. Thomas, B. Reichl, T. Hara, H. S. Kim, D. Sheinin, Z. Zhang, and V. Tallapragada

Comparison of Modelled and Ground-Based Derived Atmospheric Mixing Layer Height at Iqaluit, Nunavut
Gabrielle Gascon, EC, Edmonton, AB, Canada; and Z. Mariani, A. Dehghan, R. W. Crawford, P. Joe, W. R. Burrows, and S. Melo

Quantitative Evaluation of AutoNowCaster Convective Likelihood
Mamoudou Bocar Ba, NOAA/NWS/STI, Silver Spring, MD; and J. Crockett, L. Xin, and S. B. Smith

Handout (987.7 kB) Handout (96.6 kB)

Estimation and Correction of the GFS systematic errors
Kriti Bhargava, Univ. of Maryland, College Park, MD; and E. Kalnay, J. Carton, and F. Yang

Handout (5.6 MB)

An Agrometeorological Application of the Meteogram: “Agrometeogram”
Seung-Jae Lee, National Center for AgroMeteorology, Seoul, Korea, Republic of (South); and Y. J. Kim, J. Song, and J. Kim

Applications of Radar-Derived Shear Products Using an Updated Linear Least-Squares Derivative Technique
Matthew C. Mahalik, CIMMS/Univ. of Oklahoma and NOAA/OAR/NSSL, Norman, OK; and B. R. Smith and H. Obermeier
Manuscript (3.5 MB)

Handout (5.5 MB)

Further improvement in the JMA/GSM SHIPS by using GSMaP
Udai Shimada, MRI, Tsukuba, Japan; and H. Owada, M. Yamaguchi, T. Iriguchi, M. Sawada, K. Aonashi, and M. DeMaria

Is There Value in Very High Resolution Weather Forecasts? Experiences from The Jefferson Project at Lake George
Campbell Watson, The Weather Company, IBM, Yorktown Heights, NY; and J. Cipriani, M. Tewari, A. Praino, L. Treinish, and M. Henderson

Handout (1.4 MB)

Impact of Horizontal Resolution on Next-Day CAM-Derived Probabilistic Severe Weather Forecasts
Eric D. Loken, CIMMS/University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and A. Clark, M. Xue, and F. Kong

Investigation of Atmospheric Rivers Impacting the Pigeon River Basin of the Southern Appalachian Mountains
Jessica Winton, NWS, Morristown, TN; and D. G. Hotz, D. Miller, L. Stewart, A. P. Barros, J. Forsythe, and A. P. Biazar

Improving Real-time Forecast Accuracy of Convective Morphology Through Use of an Ensemble
Bradley R. Carlberg, Iowa State University, Ames, IA; and W. A. Gallus Jr. and K. J. Franz

A Multiscale Analysis of Major Transition Season Northeast Snowstorms
Rebecca B. Steeves, SUNY, Albany, NY; and A. L. Lang and D. Keyser

Recent Advancements in Verification within the Developmental Testbed Center
Tara L. Jensen, NCAR/RAL, Boulder, CO; and J. H. Gotway, R. Bullock, T. L. Fowler, B. Brown, B. Strong, L. Nance, and Y. H. Kuo

The Environmental Modeling Center's Model Evaluation Group
Glenn H. White, EMC, College Park, MD; and G. Manikin, C. Guastini, and T. A. Dorian

Tropical Cyclone Outflow and Warm Core Structure as Revealed by HS3 and TCI Dropsondes
William A. Komaromi, NRL, Monterey, CA; and J. D. Doyle

Weather and Climate Analysis Applications of a Satellite Visible and Infrared Imager-Based Overshooting Cloud Top Detection Product
Kristopher M. Bedka, LRC, Hampton, VA; and K. V. Khlopenkov, C. Wang, B. Scarino, M. L. Nordeen, C. R. Yost, and P. Minnis

Precipitation Properties in a Multi-Year Database of Convection-Allowing WRF Simulations
David Goines, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND; and A. Kennedy

The Recurrence of Heavy Rainfalls in December 2015 and March 2016: Long Range Forecasting Implications
Joseph Renken, KOPN Radio Columbia, MO, Columbia, MO; and J. Herman, T. Bradshaw, and A. R. Lupo

Improving the GFS Boundary Layer Parameterization for Global Tropical Cyclone Predictions
Kun Gao, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ; and J. H. Chen, S. J. Lin, and L. M. Harris

Land Surface Upgrades in the Next NCEP NEMS Implementation
Helin Wei, NOAA/NCEP/EMC/IMSG, College Park, MD; and W. Zheng, J. Meng, and M. B. Ek

Development of a Physically Based Autoconversion Parameterization and Its Application to Cloud Modeling
Hyunho Lee, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea, Republic of (South); and J. J. Baik

Handout (683.0 kB)

Wave Reflection Caused by Sponge Layer Configuration
Gian A. Villamil-Otero, North Carolina A & T State University, Greensboro, NC; and Y. L. Lin and R. D. Sharman

An Objective Approach for Correcting Model Bias in the GEOS-5 AGCM
Yehui Chang, NASA, Greenbelt, MD; and R. Koster, H. Wang, and M. Suarez

Object-based Verification for the HRRR Model Using Simulated and Observed GOES Infrared Brightness Temperatures
Sarah M. Griffin, CIMSS/Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI; and J. A. Otkin, C. M. Rozoff, J. Sieglaff, L. M. Cronce, C. Alexander, R. Bullock, J. H. Gotway, T. L. Jensen, and J. K. Wolff

NWP Cloud Forecasting Enables Free Space Optical Communications
Billy D. Felton, Northrop Grumann Corporation, McLean, VA; and R. J. Alliss

Evaluation of Regional Climate Downscaling in the Tropics
Ricardo Morais Fonseca, Luleå University, Kiruna, Sweden; and T. Zhang and T. Y. Koh

Handout (3.4 MB)

HRRR-AK: A High-Resolution, Rapidly Cycled Forecast Model for Alaska
Trevor Alcott, GSD, Boulder, CO; and C. Alexander, S. Benjamin, and S. S. Weygandt

Stringent Comparison and Evaluation of CMIP5 Model Sea Surface Temperatures
seoyeon Lee, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea, Republic of (South); and K. Y. Kim

Application of High Spatial and Temporal Resolution Nowcasting in Korea
Limtak Yu, Pukyong National Univ., Busan, Korea, Republic of (South); and D. I. Lee, Y. Hwang, Y. Kim, and C. H. You

Poster 622 has been moved. It is now Paper J6.6A

Simulating the Atmospheric Response to a Wildland Fire using a Cloud-Resolving Model
Marshall Stageberg, Michigan State University, Lansing, MI; and A. F. Srock and J. J. Charney

Assessing MCS Predictability with the NSSL Experimental Warn-on-Forecast System for ensembles
Kent H. Knopfmeier, CIMMS/Univ. of Oklahoma and NOAA/OAR/NSSL, Norman, OK; and D. M. Wheatley, P. S. Skinner, D. C. Dowell, T. Ladwig, C. R. Alexander, and G. J. Creager

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