Session 14B Improving R2O & O2R in Analysis and Nowcast (0–18-Hour Forecast) Range: Potential of New or Enhanced Capabilities for Meeting U.S. Service Needs—Part IV: Post-Processing & OPG

Thursday, 11 January 2018: 3:30 PM-5:00 PM
404 (Hilton) (Austin, Texas)
Host: Eighth Conference on Transition of Research to Operations
Jeffrey P. Craven, NOAA/NWS, OSTI/MDL/SMB, Silver Spring, MD and Young-Joon Kim, NWS, Analyze, Forecast and Support Office, Silver Spring, MD

3:30 PM
Improving Localized Aviation MOS Program (LAMP) Aviation Forecasts in the Very Short Range through Rapid Infusion of Surface Observations
Judy E. Ghirardelli, NOAA/NWS/Meteorological Development Laboratory, Silver Spring, MD; and B. Glahn, A. D. Schnapp, C. Huang, and F. Guarriello
3:45 PM
MET+ Unified Verification Update
Tara Jensen, NCAR and Developmental Testbed Center, Boulder, CO; and B. Strong, I. Stajner, G. Manikin, F. Yang, M. Row, and J. H. Gotway
4:00 PM
Agile Postprocessing: Towards User-Centered Ensemble Information Extraction and Visualization
James Correia Jr., Univ. of Oklahoma/CIMMS and NOAA/NWS/SPC, Norman, OK; and D. LaDue, C. Karstens, K. H. Knopfmeier, and D. M. Wheatley
4:15 PM
Impact of Hybrid Vertical Coordinate to the WRF RAP-Based Upper-Level Turbulence Forecast
Jung-Hoon Kim, Colorado State Univ./CIRA, Fort Collins, CO; and R. D. Sharman, J. Brown, S. Benjamin, S. H. Park, and J. Klemp
4:30 PM
Evaluating the Near Storm Environment Awareness (NSEA) Applications at the Operations Proving Ground (OPG)
David G. Hotz, NOAA/NWS, Morristown, TN; and A. R. Anderson, J. W. Dellicarpini, C. Entremont, S. J. Keighton, P. T. Marsh, J. S. Schaumann, M. sutton, T. J. Turnage, and J. R. Wiedenfeld
4:45 PM
Evaluating the Integration of High-Resolution Datasets for Convective Warning Decision Making at the National Weather Service Operations Proving Ground
Chad M. Gravelle, NOAA/NWS Operations Proving Ground, Kansas City, MO; and M. Foster, K. L. Crandall, and K. J. Runk
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