Session 12B Improving R2O & O2R in Analysis and Nowcast  (0–18-Hour Forecast): Potential of new or enhanced capabilities for meeting U.S. service needs—Part II: Data Processing & Assimilation

Thursday, 11 January 2018: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
404 (Hilton) (Austin, Texas)
Host: Eighth Conference on Transition of Research to Operations
David Randall, Colorado State Univ., Atmospheric Science, Fort Collins, CO and Tara Jensen, NCAR and Developmental Testbed Center, Boulder, CO

10:30 AM
Multiple Radar/Multiple Sensor (MRMS) System: Current and Future Role in the Community Analysis and Nowcast Framework
Alan Gerard, NOAA/OAR/NSSL, Norman, OK; and K. W. Howard, J. J. Gourley, T. Smith, and J. Zhang
11:00 AM
Warn-on-Forecast (WoF) for Flash Flood Producing Extreme Convective Rainfall
Nusrat Yussouf, CIMMS/OU/NSSL, Norman, OK; and T. A. Jones, J. Hu, and D. D. Turner
11:30 AM
A Method for Indentifying Convective Initiation in Forecasts and Observations
Matthew S. Wandishin, NOAA/ESRL/GSD and CIRES/Univ. of Colorado, Boulder, CO; and M. A. Petty and S. Yorgun
11:45 AM
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