85th AMS Annual Meeting

Session 11: Atmospheric Observations

Thursday, 13 January 2005: 1:30 PM-5:00 PM
Organizers:  Seth I. Gutman, NOAA/FSL and Joseph Facundo, NOAA/NWS
  1:30 PM
Error characteristics of satellite-derived atmospheric motion vectors
David A. Santek, CIMSS/Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI; and C. S. Velden and J. R. Key

  2:00 PM
Distributed Collaborative Adaptive Sensing (DCAS) for Improved Detection, Understanding, and Prediction of Atmospheric Hazards
David J. McLaughlin, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA; and V. Chandrasekar, K. Droegemeier, S. Frasier, J. Kurose, F. Junyent, B. Philips, S. Cruz-Pol, and J. Colom

  2:30 PM
Testing Radiosonde Replacement System (RRS) Radiosondes—Part 1
James Fitzgibbon, NOAA/NWS, Silver Spring, MD; and J. Facundo

Poster PDF (352.1 kB)
  2:45 PM
Standards for evaluating radiosonde measurements
F. J. Schmidlin, NASA/GSFC, Wallops Island, VA; and E. T. Northam

Poster PDF (210.3 kB)
  3:00 PM
Quality control of radiosonde moisture observations
Seth I. Gutman, NOAA/FSL, Boulder, CO; and J. Facundo and D. R. Helms


  3:15 PM
Universal Upper Air Sounding System
Rodney D. Wierenga, International Met Systems, Grand Rapids, MI; and F. A. Clowney

  3:30 PM
A multi-platform approach to forecasting supercell tornado potential
Angela D. Lese, NOAA/NWS, Springfield, MO; and W. D. Browning and D. T. Cramer

  4:15 PM
Using Integrated Surface Radiation Measurements to infer Cloud Properties
Charles N. Long, PNNL, Richland, WA; and J. C. Barnard, J. Calbo, and T. P. Ackerman

  4:30 PM
Coffee Break