Poster Session Aviation, Range, and Aerospace Hazard Detection, Decision Support, and Policy Advancements

Monday, 8 January 2018: 4:15 PM-6:00 PM
Exhibit Hall 3 (ACC) (Austin, Texas)
Host: Sixth Aviation, Range, and Aerospace Meteorology Special Symposium
Gordon Brooks, 557th Weather Wing, 16th Weather Squadron, Offutt AFB, NE

Improving Weather Guidance for Aviation Decision-Making: Enhancements to Rap and HRRR Deterministic and Ensemble Prediction Systems, including Ensemble-Based Data Assimilation, Forecast, and Post-Processing Components
Stephen S. Weygandt, NOAA/ESRL, Boulder, CO; and C. R. Alexander, D. C. Dowell, J. Kenyon, E. P. James, T. T. Ladwig, M. Hu, J. B. Olson, T. G. Smirnova, T. Alcott, I. Jankov, J. M. Brown, and S. Benjamin

Expanding the Localized Aviation MOS Program (LAMP) Suite of Aviation Guidance to Support the National Weather Service's National Blend of Models
Judy E. Ghirardelli, NOAA/NWS/Meteorological Development Laboratory, Silver Spring, MD; and J. P. Charba, P. E. Shafer, B. Glahn, F. G. Samplatsky, A. D. Schnapp, A. J. Kochenash, C. Huang, M. Allard, G. Sindic-Rancic, F. Guarriello, A. Gibbons, M. Masuda, and W. Ahue

Ground-Based Remote Sensing Techniques for Space Launch Decision Support
Tim Wilfong, Radiometrics Corporation, Boulder, CO; and D. Berchoff, K. Brewster, F. H. Carr, N. A. Gasperoni, E. Lau, S. A. McLaughlin, R. Ware, and M. Xue

Blending Model and Observations for a Ceiling and Visbility Product for Alaska
Rita D. Roberts, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and J. Cowie, J. O. Pinto, T. L. Fowler, D. Megenhardt, D. A. Wesley, and J. A. Colavito

Estimating Visibility from FAA Camera Installations in Remote Regions of Alaska for General Aviation Awareness
Michael Matthews, MIT Lincoln Laboratory, Lexington, MA; and R. G. Hallowell

Transition NCAR's Graphical Turbulence Guidance Algorithm into NCEP Operations
Yali Mao, NOAA/NWS/NCEP/Environmental Modeling Center, College Park, MD; and H. Y. Chuang

Multi-Model Ensemble Forecasts of Aviation Turbulence
Luke N. Storer, Univ. of Reading, Reading, UK; and P. Gill and P. D. Williams

Global Response of Clear-Air Turbulence to Climate Change
Luke N. Storer, Univ. of Reading, Reading, UK; and P. D. Williams and M. M. Joshi

Unparalleled Access to Aviation Weather Data using the MetOcean Application Profile of the Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) Web Coverage Service (WCS)
Steven R. Olson, NOAA/NWS, Silver Spring, MD; and P. R. Hershberg, P. Trevelyan, and G. Percivall

Collaborative Digital Aviation Grid Process at the Aviation Weather Testbed and Operations Proving Ground
Austin Cross, NOAA/NWS/NCEP/Aviation Weather Center, Kansas City, MO; and S. A. Lack, J. W. Scheck, S. Avey, K. J. Runk, C. M. Gravelle, D. W. Snyder, and K. L. Crandall

Recent Upgrads to East China ATMB High Resolution Aviation Weather Forecast Capability: Real-Time Operation of eIAWSTM-R3R
Jing Cheng, IMSG, Rockville, MD; and S. Liu, Y. Weng, J. M. García-Rivera, Y. Li, W. Guo, Q. Xing, Q. Shi, X. Li, Z. Chen, X. Wang, and L. Jiang

Impacts of the Enterprise Integrated Aviation Weather System Forecast Products on Air Traffic Flow Management in East China
José M. García-Rivera, IMSG, Rockville, MD; and J. Cheng, R. Chen, W. Guo, Y. Weng, Y. Li, and L. Jiang

Improving Summertime Convective Wind Forecasting in the Southeastern United States
Ray L Christensen II, U.S. Air Force, Department of Defense, Barksdale Air Force Base, LA

Handout (535.9 kB)

Analysis of Total Lightning Flash Rates Over Florida
Thomas A. Mazzetti, Florida State Univ., Tallahassee, FL; and H. E. Fuelberg

Radar Thresholds and Lightning Prediction at Wallops Flight Facility
Evan Edward Thomas, NASA, Wallops Island, VA; and A. Thomas and N. Kyper

The Remote Oceanic Meteorology Information Operational (ROMIO) Demonstration
Cathy Kessinger, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and E. Frazier, T. A. Lindholm, J. Olivo, B. Barron, G. Blackburn, B. Watts, R. Stone, D. Keany, D. Tyler, and T. J. Horsager

Handout (411.2 kB)

An Update on the Global Weather Hazards Project and Next Steps
James Olivo, Basic Commerce & Industry, Inc., Moorestown, NJ; and L. Lin, V. Hoang, M. Nayote, C. Kessinger, D. Megenhardt, O. Matz, A. Ritter, D. Wolf, K. Sievers, R. Scheinhartz, and J. Cahall

Handout (1.9 MB)

Development of Diagnostics of Near-Cloud Aviation Turbulence based on Convective Gravity Wave Drag Parameterization
Soo-Hyun Kim, Yonsei Univ., Seoul, Korea, Republic of (South); and H. Y. Chun, R. D. Sharman, and S. B. Trier

Weather Support for Collaborative Decision-Making in Aviation
Shun Liu, IMSG, Rockville, MD; and Y. Weng, W. Guo, R. Chen, J. Cheng, M. Fang, Y. Li, C. Tan, and L. Jiang

Using Wind Profilers to Examine Non-Convective Low-Level Wind Shear in North Carolina
Ryan Ellis, NOAA/NWSFO, Raleigh, NC; and B. Smith and K. Dedeaux

The Intelligent and Multifunctional eIAWS Nowcasting System (IMnowcastor) and Its Performance at East China Region
Ruiyue Chen, IMSG, Rockville, MD; and Y. Weng, C. Tan, M. Fang, W. Guo, J. Cheng, L. Jiang, Q. Xing, Q. Shi, C. Wei, X. Li, Z. Chen, and X. Wang

Updates to the Changes Included in Amendment 78 to Annex 3: Meteorological Service for International Air Navigation
M. Pat Murphy, FAA, Washington, DC; and M. K. Peterson, T. J. Helms Jr., L. Burch, and G. M. Porter

SkyCast: A Wind and Thermodynamic Profiling System (WTPS) for Aviation Applications
Bill Conway, Weather Decision Support Systems, International, Norman, OK; and D. Patton, S. A. McLaughlin, R. Ware, K. A. Reed, T. Wilfong, L. Blanchette, and E. M. Lau

Estimation of Aviation Turbulence using High Vertical-Resolution Radiosonde Data and Comparison with In Situ Flight Data
Hye-Yeong Chun, Yonsei Univ., Seoul, Korea, Republic of (South); and H. C. Ko

FAA NextGen Weather Product Suite
Alfred Moosakhanian, FAA, Washington, DC

Offshore Precipitation Capability in Support of the FAA Caribbean Initiative
Mark S. Veillette, MIT, Lexington, MA; and M. Tucker, R. Segers, A. Moosakhanian, R. Bass, S. Bodkin, and R. Novia

Turbulence Assessment in Areas Identified by the Convective Diagnosis Oceanic (CDO) Product
Joseph A. Grim, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and C. Kessinger and G. Meymaris

Optimizing Dropsonde Location to Improve Estimates of a Wind Profile at a Remote Location
Joseph A. Grim, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and A. P. Mizzi, J. C. Knievel, and F. Vandenberghe

Current and Future Efforts Using 3D Cloud Fraction for Aviation Forecasting
J. Adam Kankiewicz, CIRA, Kansas City, MO; and S. Avey, S. A. Lack, and A. Cross

Building a Quality-Controlled Database of Meteorological Data from NASA Kennedy Space Center and the United States Air Force’s Eastern Range
James C. Brenton, Jacobs, Huntsville, AL; and R. E. Barbre Jr., J. M. Orcutt, and R. K. Decker
Manuscript (356.5 kB)

Using an Interdisciplinary Approach to Assess General Aviation Pilot Weather Knowledge
Thomas A. Guinn, Embry–Riddle Aeronatical Univ., Daytona Beach, FL; and N. DeFilippis, J. M. Lanicci, Y. Ortiz, J. M. King, R. L. Thomas, and E. L. Blickensderfer

WARP Selectable Mosaic Generator: Weather Improvements for Air Traffic Controllers
Ryan Low, FAA, Egg Harbor Township, NJ; and J. Markiewicz

An Impact-Based Verification Approach for the TFM Convective Forecast (TCF)
Melissa A. Petty, NOAA/ESRL/GSD and CIRA, Boulder, CO; and G. J. Layne, M. S. Wandishin, J. E. Hart, P. Hamer, and M. Rabellino

Improved Provision of Aviation Weather Information: Evaluating Legacy Products for Transition and/or Retirement
M. Pat Murphy, FAA, Washington, DC; and L. Burch, T. J. Helms Jr., and T. P. Kiley Jr.

The Impacts of Rising Temperatures on Aircraft Takeoff Performance
Ethan David Coffel, Columbia Univ., New York, NY; and T. R. Thompson and R. M. Horton

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