Session 12 Observation Sensitivity and Impact Experiments, Part I

Thursday, 11 January 2018: 1:30 PM-3:00 PM
Room 14 (ACC) (Austin, Texas)
Host: 22nd Conference on Integrated Observing and Assimilation Systems for the Atmosphere, Oceans, and Land Surface (IOAS-AOLS)
S. Mark Leidner, AER, R & D, Norman, OK

Observation Sensitivity and Impact Experiments, Part I

1:30 PM
Evaluating the Potential of CIRAS and MicroMAS-2 in Mitigating the Data Gap of CrIS and ATMS
Zhenglong Li, CIMSS/Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI; and J. Li, P. Wang, A. Lim, T. J. Schmit, J. Li, F. W. Nagle, R. Atlas, S. A. Boukabara, T. Pagano, W. J. Blackwell, J. Pereira, and K. Tewey
1:45 PM
Impacts of High-Resolution Atmospheric Motion Vectors on Forecasts of Typhoon Meranty (2016) in HWRF
Masahiro Sawada, MRI, Tsukuba, Japan; and Z. Ma, B. Zhang, A. Mehra, V. Tallapragada, R. Oyama, and K. Shimoji
2:00 PM
Every-10-Minute Refresh of Precipitation and Flood Risk Predictions by Assimilating Himawari-8 All-Sky Satellite Radiances
Takumi Honda, RIKEN Center for Computational Science, Kobe, Japan; and S. Kotsuki, G. Y. Lien, Y. Maejima, K. Okamoto, and T. Miyoshi
2:15 PM
Assimilating Radar Radial Winds into the High-Resolution Rapid Refresh (HRRR) Model and Its Impact on Storm Forecasts
Guoqing Ge, CIRES and NOAA/ESRL/GSD, Boulder, CO; and M. Hu, J. Beck, C. Zhou, H. Shao, S. Weygandt, S. Benjamin, and C. Alexander
2:30 PM
Impact of Physically Based QC and Dynamic Observational Errors on the Assimilation of GPS RO Data in the Tropical Lower Troposphere
Hui Liu, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and Y. H. Kuo, S. Sokolovskiy, Z. Zeng, L. F. Hsiao, B. Ruston, and B. Kuo

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