Session 4 Hurricanes of 2017: Part I

Tuesday, 9 January 2018: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM
Ballroom D (ACC) (Austin, Texas)
Host: Major Weather Events and Impacts of 2017
Klaus Wolter, CIRES, Univ. of Colorado Boulder, NOAA/ESRL Physical Science Division, Boulder, CO

8:30 AM
Low Altitude Coyote UAS Missions into Major Hurricane Maria
Joseph J. Cione, NOAA, Miami, FL; and K. Ryan, A. Aksoy, B. A. Dahl, J. Zhang, E. A. Kalina, B. B. Baker, and E. J. Dumas Jr.
8:45 AM
The Role of Small-Scale Vortices in Enhancing Surface Winds and Damage in Hurricane Harvey
Joshua Wurman, Center for Severe Weather Research, Boulder, CO; and K. Kosiba
9:00 AM
New Remote Sensing Technologies to Monitor Tropical Cyclones in Near Real-Time
Chris Vagasky, Vaisala, Inc., Louisville, CO; and M. J. Murphy, R. Said, and S. Early
9:15 AM
A Review of NCEP Model Guidance for Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria
Geoffrey S. Manikin, NOAA/NWS/NCEP/EMC, College Park, MD; and L. C. Dawson, T. A. Dorian, C. Guastini, and A. Mehra
9:30 AM
The 2017 NOAA Hurricane Forecast Improvement Program (HFIP) Real-Time Experiments
Sundararaman Gopalakrishnan, NOAA/AOML/HRD, Miami, FL; and M. A. Bender, G. J. Alaka Jr., X. Zhang, S. J. Lin, F. Toepfer, and F. D. Marks Jr.
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