Session 14A Testbeds, Models, and Data Assimilation to Enable and Accelerate the Transition of Research to Operations to End Users and to the Public in Weather, Water, or Climate Applications—Part IV

Thursday, 11 January 2018: 3:30 PM-5:00 PM
Room 17A (ACC) (Austin, Texas)
Host: Eighth Conference on Transition of Research to Operations
David Helms, NOAA/NESDIS/Office of Projects, Planning, and Analysis, Silver Spring, MD and Justin Goldstein, NOAA/NESDIS/Office of Projects, Planning and Analysis, NOAA/NESDIS/OPPA, Silver Spring, MD

3:30 PM
Sensitivity Experiments Assessing Ensemble Forecast Reliability for the 16 May 2017 Western Oklahoma Severe Weather Outbreak: Current Status of NSSL's "Warn on Forecast" Storm-Scale Prediction System.
Louis J. Wicker, NOAA/NSSL, Norman, OK; and D. M. Wheatley, K. H. Knopfmeier, P. L. Heinselman, P. Skinner, J. J. Choate, T. A. Jones, and J. Poterjoy
3:45 PM
Interpretations of Ensemble-Based Forecast Guidance from the 2017 Spring Experiment Survey
Pamela L. Heinselman, NOAA/NSSL, Norman, OK; and J. J. Choate, K. E. Klockow, P. S. Skinner, and K. A. Wilson
4:00 PM
4:15 PM
The NCAR Ensemble Project: Lessons Learned and Future Plans
Ryan A. Sobash, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and G. S. Romine, C. Schwartz, K. R. Fossell, and D. Ahijevych
4:30 PM
Development of the Road-Based Land Surface Model and Its Application in Road Weather Forecasting
Xiangxiang Zhang, Beijing Presky Co., Ltd., Beijing, China; and X. Zhang and T. Liao

4:45 PM
Using Research-to-Operations Evaluation Results to Create an Innovative National Weather Service Training Experience
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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