Session 3B Disseminating Earth Science and Climate Information for Better Decision Making, Part II

Monday, 8 January 2018: 2:00 PM-4:15 PM
Room 10AB (ACC) (Austin, Texas)
Host: 34th Conference on Environmental Information Processing Technologies
Eugene Burger, NOAA/ERL/PMEL, NOAA Pmel, Seattle, WA; Tiffany C. Vance, NOAA, NOS/IOOS, Silver Spring, MD and Alex Coletti, SM Resources Corp., Ashburn, VA

The presentations in this session discuss technologies used for distributing and communicating Earth science and climate products for supporting decision makers.

2:00 PM
The 2017 Update on the Arctic Report Card 
Eugene Burger, NOAA/ERL/PMEL, Seattle, WA; and J. A. Richter-Menge, J. E. Overland, and J. T. Mathis

2:15 PM
Critical Review of NOAA’s Observation Requirements Process
Martin Yapur, NOAA/NESDIS/Office of Projects, Planning and Analysis, Silver Spring, MD; and L. McCulloch, M. LaJoie, T. V. Dinh, A. Mitchell, R. Reining, V. Ries, P. M. Taylor, L. O'Connor, D. Bludis, and A. Templeton
2:30 PM
RadarScope: The Next Ten Years
Mike Wolfinbarger, Weather Decision Technologies, Inc., Norman, OK
2:45 PM
CASA Alerts: Context-Aware Hyper-Local Severe Weather Alerting through X-Band Radars and Mobile Apps
Brenda J. Philips, Univ. of Massachusetts Amherst, Amherst, MA; and A. Bajaj, D. Westbrook, E. J. Lyons, M. Zink, A. Venkataramani, J. E. Trainor, C. E. League, and V. Chandrasekar
3:00 PM

3:30 PM
ESPDS Product Distribution and Access: A flexible data acquisition, data cataloging, data manipulation, and data delivery system for meteorological and other instrument data.
George Wilkinson, Solers, Greenbelt, MD; and R. Baker, M. Brogan, R. Niemann, D. M. Beall, S. Walsh, E. Richards, and T. Kowalski
3:45 PM
CCDP: A GIS- and Web-Based Climate Change Data Portal for Better Decision Making
Xander Wang, Univ. of Louisiana, Lafayette, LA; and G. Huang

4:00 PM
An Intelligent System for Discovery and Communication of Extreme Events
Ibrahim Demir, Univ. of Iowa, Iowa City, IA; and Y. Sermet and W. F. Krajewski
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