Special Symposium on Impact-Based Decision Support Services

Program Chairs: Clark Evans , University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee ; Michael Lowry , The Weather Channel ; Morgan Barry , NOAA/NWS

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Sunday, 7 January 2018

12:00 PM-4:00 PM: Sunday, 7 January 2018


WeatherFest
Location: Exhibit Hall 1 (ACC) (Austin, Texas)

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

Tuesday, 9 January 2018

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

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


Coffee . Break

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

Recording files available
Session 2
Needs (Physical and Social Science research, Practice, etc.)
Location: Salon K (Hilton) (Austin, Texas)
Host: Special Symposium on Impact-Based Decision Support Services
Chair: Morgan Barry, NOAA/NWS

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

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Session 3
Challenges (Barriers to Providing Effective Impact-Based Decision Support Services)
Location: Salon K (Hilton) (Austin, Texas)
Host: Special Symposium on Impact-Based Decision Support Services
Chair: Michael Lowry, UCAR/NHC
2:15 PM
3.4
A Glimpse into the Future of IDSS with Probabilistic Hazard Information (PHI) for Tornadoes
James Correia Jr., Univ. of Oklahoma/CIMMS and NOAA/NWS/SPC, Norman, OK; and D. LaDue and C. Karstens

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

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Session 4
Collaborations (also across the Weather Enterprise)
Location: Salon K (Hilton) (Austin, Texas)
Host: Special Symposium on Impact-Based Decision Support Services
Chair: Clark Evans, Univ. of Wisconsin
3:15 PM
4.3
3:30 PM
4.4
Cloud-to-Ground Lightning Probabilities and Warnings within an Integrated Warning Team
Kristin M. Calhoun, Univ. of Oklahoma/CIMMS and NOAA/NSSL, Norman, OK; and T. C. Meyer, K. Berry, H. Obermeier, S. J. Sanders, C. A. Shivers, C. D. Karstens, J. P. Wolfe, and K. E. Klockow

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
Impact-Based Decision Support Services Posters
Location: Exhibit Hall 3 (ACC) (Austin, Texas)
Host: Special Symposium on Impact-Based Decision Support Services
Cochairs: Clark Evans, Univ. of Wisconsin; Morgan Barry, NOAA/NWS; Michael Lowry, UCAR/NHC
805
Improving Global Precipitation Product Access at NASA GES DISC
Zhong Liu, George Mason Univ./Center for Spatial Information Science and Systems and NASA/GSFC/GES DISC, Greenbelt, MD; and B. Vollmer, A. Savtchenko, D. Ostrenga, B. Deshong, F. Fang, R. Albayrak, E. Sherman, M. Greene, A. W. Li, C. L. Shie, W. Teng, and D. Meyer

808
Evolution of Aviation Decision Support Services for High-Impact Events
Roland Nunez, NWS/Center Weather Service Unit, Houston, TX

810
Rewriting the Playbook: An Overview and Evaluation of Super Bowl LI Decision Support
Melissa Huffman, National Weather Service, Dickinson, TX; and M. E. Merrifield

820
Fatality and Damage Predictions from Potential Tornado Outbreaks as Simulated by the SPC IMPACTS Statistical Model
Kevin M. Simmons, Austin College, Sherman, TX; and P. T. Marsh, R. S. Schneider, A. B. Smith, R. Clark III, S. A. Erickson, and H. E. Brooks

Poster 822 has been moved. New paper number is 1.5A.

824
Development of the Colorado Fire Prediction System (CO-FPS): Results and Lessons Learned
Barbara G. Brown, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and B. Kosovic, P. A. Jimenez, D. Munoz Esparza, B. Schmidt, A. R. S. Anderson, J. Cowie, K. Sampson, J. Boehnert, and A. DeCastro

825
The Storm Prediction Center’s Weather Generator
Race Clark III, CIMMS, Norman, OK; and P. T. Marsh, R. S. Schneider, H. E. Brooks, and S. A. Erickson

Wednesday, 10 January 2018

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


Lunch Break