Session 7 22nd Conference on Satellite Meteorology and Oceanography

Program Chair: Mitch Goldberg , NOAA/NESDIS/JPSS
Reviewers: James G. Yoe , NOAA/NWS/NCEP/Joint Center for Satellite Data Assimilation ; Gary McWilliams , NESDIS JPSS Program Office/Science and Technology Corporation

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Sunday, 7 January 2018

4:00 PM-5:00 PM: Sunday, 7 January 2018

Monday, 8 January 2018

8:30 AM-8:45 AM: Monday, 8 January 2018


Plenary Session 2
Welcoming Address
Location: Austin, Texas

8:45 AM-10:00 AM: Monday, 8 January 2018


Joint Session 3
Special Session on JPSS
Location: Salon H (Hilton) (Austin, Texas)
Hosts: (Joint between the 22nd Conference on Satellite Meteorology and Oceanography; the 14th Annual Symposium on New Generation Operational Environmental Satellite Systems; and the Sixth AMS Symposium on the Joint Center for Satellite Data Assimilation )
Cochairs: Mitch Goldberg, NOAA/NESDIS/JPSS; Ivan Csiszar, NOAA/NESDIS/JPSS
9:00 AM
J3.2
First VIIRS Imagery from JPSS-1
Donald W. Hillger, NOAA/NESDIS, Fort Collins, CO; and T. J. Kopp, C. J. Seaman, S. D. Miller, D. T. Lindsey, and J. Torres

9:15 AM
J3.3
9:30 AM
J3.4
An All-Weather, Multi-Platform Hyperspectral Retrieval System: The NOAA Unique Combined Atmospheric Processing System (NUCAPS); Recent Algorithm Enhancements Geared Toward Near–Real Time and Long-Term User Applications
Antonia Gambacorta, NOAA, College Park,, MD; and N. Nalli, F. Iturbide-Sanchez, C. Tan, K. Zhang, X. Xiong, M. Wilson, B. Sun, C. D. Barnet, L. L. Strow, T. S. King, L. Soulliard, A. Wheeler, N. Smith, L. Zhou, T. Reale, A. Sharma, W. W. Wolf, and M. Goldberg

10:00 AM-10:30 AM: Monday, 8 January 2018


Coffee Break

10:30 AM-12:00 PM: Monday, 8 January 2018


Joint Session 7
Communicating the Value of Satellite Data to the Public
Location: Salon H (Hilton) (Austin, Texas)
Hosts: (Joint between the 14th Annual Symposium on New Generation Operational Environmental Satellite Systems; the 22nd Conference on Satellite Meteorology and Oceanography; the 13th Symposium on Societal Applications: Policy, Research and Practice; and the Sixth AMS Symposium on the Joint Center for Satellite Data Assimilation )
Cochairs: Kathryn Shontz, NOAA; Susan A. Jasko, California Univ. of Pennsylvania
10:30 AM
J7.1
Communicating Value: A Mutual Exploration, an Ongoing Conversation—Not a Sales Pitch
William Hooke, Associate Executive Director of AMS, Washington, DC
Manuscript (177.3 kB)

11:00 AM
J7.2
Communicating the Value of the Satellite Data: Examples from NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information
Margarita Gregg, NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI, Asheville, NC; and K. Arzayus, M. J. Brewer, K. S. Casey, E. Kihn, K. V. Matthews, S. Mesick, J. L. Privette, N. A. Ritchey, M. Tanner, R. S. Vose, and M. Wohlgemuth

11:15 AM
J7.3
11:30 AM
J7.4
What Is a Satellite Measurement? Communicating Abstract Satellite Science Concepts to the World
Nadia Smith, Science and Technology Corporation, Columbia, MD; and K. Shontz and C. D. Barnet

12:00 PM-2:00 PM: Monday, 8 January 2018


Lunch Break

2:00 PM-3:00 PM: Monday, 8 January 2018

Recording files available
Lecture 1
2018 Haurwitz Lecture
Location: Salon K (Hilton) (Austin, Texas)
Cochairs: Ángel F. Adames, GFDL; Scott W. Powell, Colorado State Univ.

Joint Session 14
Direct Broadcast Capabilities for Polar-Orbiting and Geostationary Satellites and Their Use in Support of Societal Needs
Location: Salon H (Hilton) (Austin, Texas)
Hosts: (Joint between the 14th Annual Symposium on New Generation Operational Environmental Satellite Systems; the 22nd Conference on Satellite Meteorology and Oceanography; and the Sixth AMS Symposium on the Joint Center for Satellite Data Assimilation )
Cochairs: Satya Kalluri, NOAA/NESDIS/STAR; Kathleen Strabala, CIMSS
2:00 PM
J14.1
Operational Capabilities, Products, and Customers of the NOAA Direct Broadcast Real Time Network
Liam Gumley, CIMSS/Space Science and Engineering Center/Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI

2:30 PM
J14.3
2:45 PM
J14.4
CSPP Geo Software for Processing Direct Broadcast Data from a New Generation of Geostationary Satellites
Graeme Martin, Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI; and L. Gumley, N. Bearson, J. Braun, G. Cureton, A. De Smet, R. Garcia, T. Jasmin, S. Mindock, E. Schiffer, and K. Strabala

3:15 PM-4:15 PM: Monday, 8 January 2018


Joint Session 17
Satellite Testbeds and Proving Ground Activities
Location: Salon H (Hilton) (Austin, Texas)
Hosts: (Joint between the 14th Annual Symposium on New Generation Operational Environmental Satellite Systems; the 22nd Conference on Satellite Meteorology and Oceanography; and the Sixth AMS Symposium on the Joint Center for Satellite Data Assimilation )
Cochairs: Donald W. Hillger, NOAA/NESDIS; Huan Meng, NOAA/NESDIS/Center for Satellite Applications and Research
4:00 PM
J17.4
GOES-16 and Himawari-8 Integration at the Satellite Proving Ground for Marine, Precipitation, and Satellite Analysis
Michael J. Folmer, CICS, College Park, MD; and J. M. Sienkiewicz, J. D. Clark, H. D. Cobb III, N. A. Ramos, J. A. Nelson Jr., A. Orrison, M. Klein, J. Kibler, S. D. Rudlosky, S. J. Goodman, and M. Goldberg

4:15 PM-6:00 PM: Monday, 8 January 2018


Formal Poster Viewing with Coffee Break
Location: Exhibit Hall 3 (ACC) (Austin, Texas)

6:00 PM-8:00 PM: Monday, 8 January 2018


Exhibits Opening and Reception
Location: Exhibit Hall 4 (ACC) (Austin, Texas)

8:00 PM-10:00 PM: Monday, 8 January 2018


Ryan Symposium Reception
Location: The Reverbery at the Hilton (Austin, Texas)

8:00 PM-10:30 PM: Monday, 8 January 2018


Fourth Annual Speed Networking Event for Students and Early Career Professionals
Location: Ballroom A (ACC) (Austin, Texas)

Tuesday, 9 January 2018

8:30 AM-10:00 AM: Tuesday, 9 January 2018


Joint Session 22
National and International Program Overviews for Environmental Satellites (Invited)
Location: Salon H (Hilton) (Austin, Texas)
Hosts: (Joint between the 14th Annual Symposium on New Generation Operational Environmental Satellite Systems; the Eighth Conference on Transition of Research to Operations; the 22nd Conference on Satellite Meteorology and Oceanography; and the Sixth AMS Symposium on the Joint Center for Satellite Data Assimilation )
Cochairs: Mitch Goldberg, NOAA/NESDIS/JPSS; Daniel T. Lindsey, NOAA/NESDIS
8:30 AM
J22.1
9:00 AM
J22.2
9:30 AM
J22.4
The EUMETSAT Satellite Programmes—Providing Continuity for the Future (Invited Presentation)
Kenneth Holmlund, EUMETSAT, Darmstadt, Germany; and P. Schlüssel, R. Stuhlmann, B. Bojkov, R. Munro, D. Klaes, F. Montagner, J. Grandell, and D. Just


Joint Session 23
Observing System Concepts
Location: Room 9AB (ACC) (Austin, Texas)
Hosts: (Joint between the First Conference on Earth Observing SmallSats; and the 22nd Conference on Satellite Meteorology and Oceanography )
Chair: Carl Schueler, Orbital Sciences Corporation
8:30 AM
J23.1
RAVAN CubeSat Results: Technologies and Science Demonstrated on Orbit
William H. Swartz, APL, Laurel, MD; and S. R. Lorentz, P. M. Huang, A. W. Smith, Y. Yu, S. M. Reilly, N. M. Reilly, E. L. Reynolds, J. Carvo, and D. L. Wu

9:00 AM
J23.3
The CubeSat Radiometer Radio Frequency Interference Technology Validation (CUBERRT) Mission
Sidharth Misra, JPL, Pasadena, CA; and C. Ball, J. T. Johnson, C. C. Chen, A. O'Brien, G. Smith, C. McKelvey, M. Andrews, L. Garry, R. Bendig, C. Felten, S. T. Brown, R. Jarnot, J. Kocz, D. Bradley, P. Mohammed, J. Lucey, K. Horgan, M. Fritts, Q. Bonds, C. Duran-Aviles, M. Solly, J. R. Piepmeier, D. Laczkowski, M. Pallas, and E. Krauss

10:00 AM-10:30 AM: Tuesday, 9 January 2018


Coffee . Break

10:30 AM-12:00 PM: Tuesday, 9 January 2018


Joint Session 25
Special Session on GOES-R
Location: Salon H (Hilton) (Austin, Texas)
Hosts: (Joint between the 14th Annual Symposium on New Generation Operational Environmental Satellite Systems; the 46th Conference on Broadcast Meteorology; the 22nd Conference on Satellite Meteorology and Oceanography; and the Sixth AMS Symposium on the Joint Center for Satellite Data Assimilation )
Cochairs: Daniel T. Lindsey, NOAA/NESDIS/STAR/RAMMB; Jorge Torres, KOB-TV
10:30 AM
J25.1
Geostationary Lightning Mapper: Post Launch Test Results
Clemens E. Tillier, Lockheed Martin, Palo Alto, CA; and S. F. Edgington, H. Demroff, R. van Bezooijen, H. J. Christian Jr., and P. M. Bitzer

10:45 AM
J25.2
GOES-R Series ABI Mode and Mesoscale Domain Sector Request Process
Kathryn W. Mozer, NOAA, College Park, MD; and D. Nietfeld, M. Seybold, E. M. Guillot, J. K. Zajic, B. Rapp, B. Gockel, C. M. Gravelle, and P. O'Reilly

11:15 AM
J25.4
Workshops on GOES-16 Data for National Weather Service SOOs and DOHs
Bill Ward, NWS, Honolulu, HI; and F. Alsheimer, B. C. Carcione, C. B. Entwistle, R. D. Ewald, M. T. Stavish, G. T. Stano, K. W. Mozer, J. J. Gerth, S. S. Lindstrom, T. J. Schmit, C. M. Gravelle, K. J. Runk, M. A. Bowlan, J. G. LaDue, J. E. Ogren, E. J. Szoke, and D. Bikos

11:30 AM
J25.5
Using the Advanced Baseline Imager (ABI) on GOES-16 to Visualize Solar Eclipses
Timothy J. Schmit, NOAA/NESDIS/Center for Satellite Applications and Research, Madison, WI; and M. M. Gunshor, J. M. Feltz, K. Bah, K. W. Mozer, and J. P. Nelson III

11:45 AM
J25.6
Advanced Imagery Applications Development for GOES-16 ABI
Steven D. Miller, CIRA/Colorado State Univ., Fort Collins, CO; and D. T. Lindsey, C. J. Seaman, J. E. Solbrig, Y. J. Noh, L. Grasso, and K. Micke


Joint Session 29
Enabling Technologies and Their Maturation
Location: Room 9AB (ACC) (Austin, Texas)
Hosts: (Joint between the First Conference on Earth Observing SmallSats; and the 22nd Conference on Satellite Meteorology and Oceanography )
Chair: John Pereira, NOAA/NESDIS
10:30 AM
J29.1
Assessments of CubeSat MicroMas-2 and CIRAS Impacts on NWP through Global OSSE
Narges Shahroudi, NOAA/NESDIS/STAR, College Park, MD; and Y. Zhou, T. Zhu, S. A. Boukabara, K. Ide, R. N. Hoffman, and R. Atlas

10:45 AM
J29.2
Leveraging CubeSat Technology to Address Nighttime Imagery Requirements over the Arctic
John J. Pereira, NESDIS, Silver Spring, MD; and D. Mamula, M. Caulfield, F. W. Gallagher III, D. Spencer, E. Petrescu, J. Ostroy, D. W. Pack, and A. LaRosa

11:00 AM
J29.3
11:15 AM
J29.4
11:30 AM
J29.5

1:30 PM-2:30 PM: Tuesday, 9 January 2018


1
Development and Communication of Next-Generation Satellite Information for Forecasting Extreme Weather—Part I
Location: Room 5ABC (ACC) (Austin, Texas)
Hosts: (Joint between the Sixth Symposium on the Weather, Water, and Climate Enterprise; the 22nd Conference on Satellite Meteorology and Oceanography; and the 14th Annual Symposium on New Generation Operational Environmental Satellite Systems )
Moderators: Julie L. Demuth, NCAR; Daniel Nietfeld, NOAA/OAR/ESRL
Panelists: Steven D. Miller, CIRA; Geoffrey T. Stano, ENSCO, Inc.; Andrea B. Schumacher, CIRA/Colorado State Univ.; Chad M. Gravelle, NOAA/NWS; William Line, NWS

Joint Session 31
NOAA Satellite Data Operations
Location: Salon H (Hilton) (Austin, Texas)
Hosts: (Joint between the 14th Annual Symposium on New Generation Operational Environmental Satellite Systems; the 22nd Conference on Satellite Meteorology and Oceanography; and the Sixth AMS Symposium on the Joint Center for Satellite Data Assimilation )
Cochairs: Natalia Donoho, NOAA/NESDIS; Kathryn W. Mozer, NOAA
1:45 PM
J31.2
NOAA/NESDIS ESPDS—Enterprise Multi-Mission Operational Product Generation and Distribution for NESDIS
Rich Baker, Solers, Greenbelt, MD; and M. Brogan, G. Wilkinson, P. MacHarrie, S. Britton, E. Richards, S. Walsh, R. Niemann, and D. M. Beall

2:00 PM
J31.3A
2:15 PM
J31.4

1:30 PM-3:45 PM: Tuesday, 9 January 2018


Joint Session 32
Earth Observing SmallSats: The New Normal
Location: Room 9AB (ACC) (Austin, Texas)
Hosts: (Joint between the First Conference on Earth Observing SmallSats; and the 22nd Conference on Satellite Meteorology and Oceanography )
Chair: Philip E. Ardanuy, INNOVIM
2:00 PM
J32.2
The NASA TROPICS CubeSat Constellation Observatory
William J. Blackwell, MIT Lincoln Laboratory, Lexington, MA; and S. A. Braun, R. Bennartz, C. S. Velden, M. DeMaria, R. Atlas, J. P. Dunion, F. D. Marks Jr., R. Rogers, and B. Annane

2:30 PM
J32.3
HawkEye Ocean Color Instrument—Performance Summary (Invited Presentation)
Alan Holmes, Cloudland Instrument, LLC, Goleta, CA; and J. M. Morrison, G. Feldman, and F. Patt

3:30 PM
J32.5
Small Satellites: New Normal? (Invited Presentation)
Carl Schueler, Schueler Consulting, Santa Barbara, CA; and P. E. Ardanuy

2:45 PM-3:45 PM: Tuesday, 9 January 2018


Themed Joint Session 6
Development and Communication of Next-Generation Satellite Information for Forecasting Extreme Weather—Part II
Location: Salon H (Hilton) (Austin, Texas)
Hosts: (Joint between the 14th Annual Symposium on New Generation Operational Environmental Satellite Systems; the 22nd Conference on Satellite Meteorology and Oceanography; the Sixth Symposium on the Weather, Water, and Climate Enterprise; and the Sixth AMS Symposium on the Joint Center for Satellite Data Assimilation )
Cochairs: Satya Kalluri, NOAA/NESDIS/STAR; Chad M. Gravelle, NOAA/NWS
3:00 PM
TJ6.2
Highlights of the First Year of GOES-16 Imagery
Daniel T. Lindsey, NOAA/NESDIS/STAR/RAMMB, Fort Collins, CO; and S. D. Miller, C. J. Seaman, and S. J. Goodman

3:15 PM
TJ6.3A
Operational Use of GOES-16 at WFO Pueblo
William Line, NWS, Pueblo, CO

3:30 PM
TJ6.4
Monitoring Oceanic Convection Using the Geostationary Lightning Mapper
Michael J. Folmer, CICS, College Park, MD; and C. Clark-Robertson, L. J. Phillips, J. M. Sienkiewicz, J. D. Clark, H. D. Cobb III, N. A. Ramos, S. D. Rudlosky, P. C. Meyers, and S. J. Goodman

3:45 PM-5:30 PM: Tuesday, 9 January 2018


Formal Poster Viewing with Coffee Break
Location: Exhibit Hall 3 (ACC) (Austin, Texas)

Poster Session 1
SatMETOC Poster Session I
Location: Exhibit Hall 3 (ACC) (Austin, Texas)
Host: 22nd Conference on Satellite Meteorology and Oceanography
624
Comparison of Daytime Low-Level Cloud Properties Derived from GOES and ARM SGP
Theodore M. McHardy, Univ. of Arizona, Tucson, AZ; and X. Dong, B. Xi, M. M. Thieman, P. Minnis, and R. Palikonda

627
Fast Radiative Transfer Solution Using the Discrete Ordinate Radiative Transfer Method and the Small-Angle Approximation
Bingqiang Sun, Texas A&M Univ., College Station, TX; and P. Yang and G. W. Kattawar

628
633
A Revisit of the Thermodynamic Structure of Tropical Cylone with GPS Radio Occultation
Zhen Zeng, UCAR, Boulder, CO; and H. Zhang, S. P. Ho, and S. Sokolovskiy

636
Evaluation of a 3D Radio Occultation Observation Operator
Razvan Stefanescu, Spire Global, Inc., Boulder, CO; and V. Irisov

638
Long-Term Gain Stability Evaluation for Microwave Instruments Using Lunar Radiation
Hu Yang, Univ. of Maryland, College Park, MD; and F. Weng

639
GeoIPSTM: Next Generation Environmental Data Processing
Melinda L. Surratt, NRL, Monterey, CA; and K. A. Richardson, J. H. Cossuth, A. P. Kuciauskas, R. L. Bankert, A. LaFlash, and J. E. Solbrig

640
Lightning Correlation with Environmental Variables Using the TRMM LIS
Montana Etten-Bohm, Texas A&M Univ., College Station, TX; and C. Schumacher

642
International MODIS/AIRS Processing Package (IMAPP): Supporting Direct Broadcast Environmental Decision Makers for 17+ Years
Kathleen I. Strabala, CIMSS/Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI; and J. Davies, R. M. Cintineo, D. Hoese, B. Pierce, L. E. Gumley, and H. L. Huang

643
A Vision: Future Ground Enterprise Characteristics
Allan Weiner, Harris Corporation, Melbourne, FL; and R. Pineiro, R. Basta, and B. J. Haman

Poster 644 has been moved. New paper number is 1.3A.

651
A Next Generation Small Satellite Passive Microwave Radiometer for Future Constellation Architectures
Shannon Thomas Brown, JPL/California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA; and P. Focardi, A. Kitiyakara, F. Maiwald, L. Milligan, O. Montes, S. Padmanabhan, R. Redick, and D. Russell

6:30 PM-8:30 PM: Tuesday, 9 January 2018


Peter J. Webster Symposium Banquet
Location: Ballroom A (ACC) (Austin, Texas)

Wednesday, 10 January 2018

8:30 AM-10:00 AM: Wednesday, 10 January 2018


Session 1
Water Vapor, Clouds, and Precipitation from Satellite Observations—Part I
Location: Ballroom G (ACC) (Austin, Texas)
Host: 22nd Conference on Satellite Meteorology and Oceanography
Cochairs: John Forsythe, CIRA/Colorado State Univ.; Michael D. King, University of Colorado
8:30 AM
1.1
Tracking Water Vapor with Multisensor Blended Products for Forecasters
John M. Forsythe, CIRA/Colorado State Univ., Fort Collins, CO; and S. Q. Kidder, A. S. Jones, D. Bikos, and E. J. Szoke

8:45 AM
1.2
Multi-Layer Cloud Detection from the MODIS-OMI-PARASOL Fused Dataset
Souichiro Hioki, Texas A&M Univ., College Station, TX; and M. D. King, P. Yang, and J. Riedi

9:15 AM
1.4
A Prototype Method for Diagnosing High Ice Water Content Probability Using Satellite Imager Data
Christopher R. Yost, SSAI, Hampton, VA; and K. M. Bedka, P. Minnis, L. Nguyen, J. W. Strapp, R. Palikonda, K. V. Khlopenkov, D. A. Spangenberg, and W. L. Smith Jr.

10:00 AM-10:30 AM: Wednesday, 10 January 2018


Coffee Break

10:30 AM-12:00 PM: Wednesday, 10 January 2018


Session 2
Water Vapor, Clouds, and Precipitation from Satellite Observations—Part II
Location: Ballroom G (ACC) (Austin, Texas)
Host: 22nd Conference on Satellite Meteorology and Oceanography
Cochairs: Patrick Minnis, NASA/LaRC; George J. Huffman, NASA GSFC
10:30 AM
2.1
Day-Night Multilayer Cloud Detection/Retrieval System Using an Artificial Neural Network Approach
Patrick Minnis, SSAI, Hampton, VA; and S. Sun-Mack, G. Hong, C. R. Yost, W. L. Smith Jr., Y. Chen, F. L. Chang, and R. Palikonda

10:45 AM
2.2
Automated Volcanic Cloud Identification, Tracking, and Characterization Using JPSS and GOES-R
Michael J. Pavolonis, NOAA/NESDIS, Madison, WI; and J. Sieglaff and J. L. Cintineo

11:00 AM
2.3
A Study on the Effects of Heavy Precipitation on Single and Dual Polarization Radio Occultation Observations Using Radio-Holographic Method
Kuo-Nung Wang, JPL, Pasadena, CA; and C. O. Ao, R. Padullés, F. J. Turk, M. de la Torre Juárez, and E. Cardellach

11:15 AM
2.4

12:00 PM-1:30 PM: Wednesday, 10 January 2018


Lunch Break

1:30 PM-2:30 PM: Wednesday, 10 January 2018

Recording files available
Lecture 2
2018 Horton Lecture
Location: Room 18A (ACC) (Austin, Texas)
1:30 PM
L2.1
Rain Rates from Space: Past & Future (Invited Presentation)
Gerald R. North, Texas A&M Univ., College Station, TX

1:30 PM-3:45 PM: Wednesday, 10 January 2018


Session 3
Atmospheric and Surface Winds from Satellite Observations
Location: Ballroom G (ACC) (Austin, Texas)
Host: 22nd Conference on Satellite Meteorology and Oceanography
Cochairs: Simon Yueh, NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory; Song Yang, NRL
1:45 PM
3.2
Methodology to Analyze Tropical Cyclone Intensity and Wind Distribution from Microwave Imagery
Matthew W. Perkins, Air Force Institute of Technology, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, OH; and R. A. Stenger, O. A. Nava, and M. E. Kucas

2:30 PM
3.5
Application of SMAP Data for Observations of Extreme Ocean Surface Winds
Simon Yueh, NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, CA; and A. Fore, W. Tang, B. Stiles, and A. Hayashi

2:45 PM
3.6
Measuring Tropospheric Wind with Microwave Sounders
Bjorn Lambrigtsen, JPL/California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA; and H. Su, J. Turk, V. Dang, and S. M. Hristova-Veleva

3:00 PM
3.7
Ocean Winds and Waves Observations from Chinese Microwave Satellites
Jingsong Yang, Second Institute of Oceanography, Hangzhou, China

3:15 PM
3.8
3:30 PM
3.9
Using Ocean Vector Wind Fields to Locate the ITCZ During SPURS-2
Aaron C. Paget, U.S. Coast Guard Academy, New London, CT; and J. B. Edson

3:45 PM-5:30 PM: Wednesday, 10 January 2018


Formal Poster Viewing with Coffee Break
Location: Exhibit Hall 3 (ACC) (Austin, Texas)

Poster Session 2
SatMETOC Poster Session II
Location: Exhibit Hall 3 (ACC) (Austin, Texas)
Host: 22nd Conference on Satellite Meteorology and Oceanography
1064
1065
Improving over Land Precipitation Retrieval with Brightness Temperature Temporal Variation
Yalei You, CICS, College Park, MD; and C. D. Peters-Lidard, F. J. Turk, S. E. Ringerud, and S. Yang

1067
1070
A 20-Year, Hourly GOES Satellite Derived Deep Convective Cloud Climatology over the Western Hemisphere
Kristopher M. Bedka, LRC, Hampton, VA; and K. V. Khlopenkov, C. Wang, B. Scarino, and M. L. Nordeen

1075
Progress in Aircraft Icing Diagnoses from Satellite Data and Transition to Weather Forecasting Operations
Douglas A. Spangenberg, SSAI, Hampton, VA; and W. L. Smith Jr., C. Fleeger, P. Minnis, S. T. Bedka, P. W. Heck, S. Sun-Mack, A. Terborg, and D. A. Wesley

1078
Cross Assessment of Radiosonde, NWP, and Satellite Profiles Using NPROVS
Tony Reale, NOAA/NESDIS/Center for Satellite Applications and Research/I.M. Systems Group, College Park, MD; and B. Sun, M. Pettey, R. C. Smith, and J. Fitzgibbon

1079
Analysis of Downbursts Emphasizing the Use of 1-min Resolution GOES-16 ABI and GLM Data
Kelsey Thompson, Univ. of Alabama, Huntsville, AL; and M. Bateman, J. Mecikalski, and X. Li

1081
Cloud Boundary Estimates from Operational Satellite Data: Recent Progress and Applications
William L. Smith Jr., NASA, Hampton, VA; and S. Sun-Mack, P. Minnis, G. Hong, D. Spangenburg, and Y. Chen

1082
Exploring the New GNSS Capability in Smartphones with Android N for Satellite Geolocation Validation, TPW, and Radio Occultation
Changyong Cao, NOAA/NESDIS/STAR/Satellite Meteorology and Climatology Division, College Park, DC; and X. Shao, A. McGovern, B. Zhang, and T. C. Liu

1083
Field Calibrations of On-Orbit Remote Sensors Based on CRCS Automatic Observing Systems for CAL/VAL
Yong Zhang, National Satellite Meteorological Center/China Meteorological Adiministration, Beijing, China; and Z. Rong, L. Zhang, X. Hu, X. Ba, and H. Yang

1084
1085
Sensitivity Analysis of Radiometric and Polarimetric Properties from Simulated Ice Clouds of IR and Sub-mm/mm Bands
James J. Coy Jr., Texas A&M Univ., College Station, TX; and A. Bell, G. Tang, P. Yang, and D. L. Wu

Handout (2.6 MB)

Paper 3.1 will also be presented as poster 1086A

1087
1088
Mesoscale Ocean Surface Height Retrieval with CYGNSS
Jake Mashburn, Univ. of Colorado, Boulder, CO; and S. Lowe, C. Zuffada, Z. Li, and P. Axelrad

1090
Analysis and Assimilation of CYGNSS Wind Data for Improved Tropical Convection Forecasts
Xuanli Li, Univ. of Alabama, Huntsville, AL; and T. J. Lang and J. R. Mecikalski

7:00 PM-9:00 PM: Wednesday, 10 January 2018


98th AMS Awards Banquet
Location: Ballroom D (ACC) (Austin, Texas)

Thursday, 11 January 2018

8:30 AM-9:30 AM: Thursday, 11 January 2018


Session 4A
Observations of Surface and Boundary Layer from Satellites
Location: Room 19AB (ACC) (Austin, Texas)
Host: 22nd Conference on Satellite Meteorology and Oceanography
Cochairs: Masahiro Hayashi, JMA Meteorological Satellite Center; Paul W. Stackhouse Jr., NASA Langley Research Center
8:30 AM
4A.1
Development of a Surface Radiation Product Using Himawari-8 at JMA
Masahiro Hayashi, JMA Meteorological Satellite Center, Kiyose, Japan; and H. Ishimoto and K. Masuda Sr.

8:45 AM
4A.2
9:00 AM
4A.3

9:30 AM-10:30 AM: Thursday, 11 January 2018


Exhibit Hall Breakfast
Location: Exhibit Hall 4 (ACC) (Austin, Texas)

10:30 AM-12:00 PM: Thursday, 11 January 2018


Session 5
Satellite Studies of Severe Weather Events
Location: Room 19AB (ACC) (Austin, Texas)
Host: 22nd Conference on Satellite Meteorology and Oceanography
Cochairs: Kristopher M. Bedka, NASA; Zhuo Wang, Univ. of Illinois
10:45 AM
5.2
Using Satellite Data for Studying Storm Top Dynamical Processes: A Review of Recent Findings
Pao K. Wang, Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI; and K. Y. Cheng

11:00 AM
5.3
11:15 AM
5.4
Thermodynamic Environmental Conditions Leading to Tornadogenesis
Sean W. Freeman, Colorado State Univ., Fort Collins, CO; and S. C. van den Heever, B. H. Kahn, and P. M. Kalmus

11:30 AM
5.5
11:45 AM
5.6

Joint Session 50
Early On-Orbit Results of the Cyclone Global Navigation Satellite System (CYGNSS)
Location: Ballroom G (ACC) (Austin, Texas)
Hosts: (Joint between the 22nd Conference on Satellite Meteorology and Oceanography; and the 22nd Conference on Integrated Observing and Assimilation Systems for the Atmosphere, Oceans, and Land Surface (IOAS-AOLS) )
Cochairs: Christopher Ruf, University of Michigan; Zhaoxia Pu, University of Utah
10:30 AM
J50.1
NASA CYGNSS Mission Overview
Christopher S. Ruf, Univ. of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI; and R. Balasubramaniam, S. Gleason, Z. Jelenak, D. McKague, A. O'Brien, F. Said, and S. Soisuvarn

11:00 AM
J50.3
CYGNSS Science Highlights from the First Year on Orbit
Derek J. Posselt, JPL, Pasadena, CA; and C. S. Ruf, R. Atlas, N. L. Baker, D. Burrage, J. A. Crespo, J. T. Johnson, T. J. Lang, X. Li, E. D. Maloney, D. McKague, M. Morris, Z. Pu, E. Riley Dellaripa, and D. E. Waliser

11:30 AM
J50.5
A 2DVAR Mapping Method of CYGNSS Wind Speed Observations
Xiaochun Wang, Joint Institute for Regional Earth System Science and Engineering, Univ. of California, Los Angeles, CA ; and Z. Li, Y. Yi, C. K. Shum, and J. Johnson

12:00 PM-1:30 PM: Thursday, 11 January 2018


David J. Raymond Symposium Luncheon
Location: Ballroom A (ACC) (Austin, Texas)

Lunch Break

1:30 PM-2:30 PM: Thursday, 11 January 2018

1:30 PM-3:00 PM: Thursday, 11 January 2018


Session 6A
Atmospheric Soundings from Satellites
Location: Room 19AB (ACC) (Austin, Texas)
Host: 22nd Conference on Satellite Meteorology and Oceanography
Cochairs: Mitch Goldberg, NOAA/NESDIS/JPSS; Flavio Iturbide-Sanchez, NOAA/NESDIS/STAR
1:45 PM
6A.2
Comparisons of Temperature and Water Vapor Records from Modern Satellite Sounders
Eric J. Fetzer, JPL, Pasadena, CA; and B. Lambrigtsen, S. Wong, J. Teixeira, and T. Pagano

2:00 PM
6A.3
2:15 PM
6A.4
Results from an Operational Demonstration of a Gridded CrIS/ATMS Product for Cold Air Aloft
Gail M. Weaver, NWS Center Weather Service Unit, Anchorage, AK; and B. T. Zavodsky, N. Smith, J. F. Dostalek, K. D. White, E. B. Berndt, E. Stevens, D. Hoese, L. A. Schultz, C. M. Waterhouse, and C. M. Haisley
Manuscript (154.4 kB)

Handout (1.8 MB)

2:45 PM
6A.6
Nucaps in AWIPS: Rethinking Information Compression and Distribution for Fast Decision Making
Nadia Smith, Science and Technology Corporation, Columbia, MD; and K. D. White, E. Berndt, B. T. Zavodsky, A. Wheeler, M. A. Bowlan, and C. D. Barnet


Session 6B
Satellite Climatology and Data Reprocessing
Location: Ballroom G (ACC) (Austin, Texas)
Host: 22nd Conference on Satellite Meteorology and Oceanography
Cochairs: Lihang Zhou, NOAA/NESDIS; Kenneth R. Knapp, NOAA
1:30 PM
6B.1A
NASA Global Satellite Observations for Smart Cities
Zhong Liu, George Mason Univ./Center for Spatial Information Science and Systems and NASA/GSFC/GES DISC, Greenbelt, MD; and M. S. Jin, A. W. Li, W. Teng, B. Vollmer, and D. Meyer

1:45 PM
6B.2
Reprocessing 30 Years of ISCCP: Introducing New ISCCP H Data
Kenneth R. Knapp, NOAA, Asheville, NC; and A. H. Young, A. K. Inamdar, W. Hankins, and W. B. Rossow

2:00 PM
6B.3A
2:30 PM
6B.5
Reprocessing of S-NPP Environmental Data Records Using Enterprise Algorithms: Plans and Preparations
Murty Divakarla, IMSG, College Park, MD; and L. Zhou, X. Liu, W. Wolf, I. Csiszar, and F. Weng

2:45 PM
6B.6
Advances in Suomi NPP ATMS SDR Life-Cycle Reprocessing
Ninghai Sun, NOAA/NESDIS/STAR/Satellite Meteorology and Climatology Division, College Park, MD; and F. Weng

3:00 PM-3:30 PM: Thursday, 11 January 2018


Coffee Break

3:30 PM-5:00 PM: Thursday, 11 January 2018


Session 7
Advanced Satellite Data Applications
Location: Ballroom G (ACC) (Austin, Texas)
Host: 22nd Conference on Satellite Meteorology and Oceanography
Cochairs: Paul Menzel, CIMSS/Univ. of Wisconsin; Galina Chirokova, CIRA/Colorado State Univ.
3:30 PM
7.1
4:15 PM
7.4
The Naval Research Laboratory Tropical Cyclone Webpage (NRL TC Web): Providing Real-Time Storm Monitoring for 20 Years
Joshua H. Cossuth, NRL, Monterey, CA; and R. L. Bankert, J. D. Hawkins, J. E. Kent, A. P. Kuciauskas, T. F. Lee, C. Mitrescu, K. A. Richardson, C. R. Sampson, A. J. Schrader, J. E. Solbrig, M. L. Surratt, J. Tesmer, J. F. Turk, Y. Wang, and S. Yang

4:30 PM
7.5
Generating Sounder Products at Imager Resolution
Elisabeth Weisz, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI; and E. Borbas, B. A. Baum, and P. Menzel

4:45 PM
7.6
Proxy Visible Satellite Imagery
Galina Chirokova, CIRA/Colorado State Univ., Fort Collins, CO; and J. A. Knaff and J. L. Beven