Session 11B Improving R2O & O2R in Analysis and Nowcast  (0–18-Hour Forecast): Potential of New or Enhanced Capabilities for Meeting U.S. Service Needs—Part I: Introduction & Overviews

Thursday, 11 January 2018: 8:30 AM-9:30 AM
404 (Hilton) (Austin, Texas)
Host: Eighth Conference on Transition of Research to Operations
Young-Joon Kim, NWS, Analyze, Forecast and Support Office, Silver Spring, MD and Alan Gerard, NOAA/OAR/NSSL, Warning Research and Development Division, Norman, OK

8:45 AM
9:00 AM
NCEP Modeling Efforts to Assist with Nowcasting Challenges
Geoffrey S. Manikin, NOAA/NWS/NCEP/EMC, College Park, MD; and J. R. Carley, J. Du, B. S. Ferrier, M. E. Pyle, E. Rogers, and V. Tallapragada
9:15 AM
Overview of National Blend of Models Version 3.1. Part 3: Supporting Nowcasting with Hourly Cycles
Jeffrey P. Craven, NOAA/NWS, Silver Spring, MD; and D. E. Rudack, R. S. James, J. R. Wiedenfeld, D. T. Myrick, C. Sims, S. Scallion, P. E. Shafer, and M. N. Baker
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