5th Symposium on Fire and Forest Meteorology and the 2nd International Wildland Fire Ecology and Fire Management Congress

Joint Session 12: Fire Consortia for Advanced Modeling of Meteorology and Smoke

Thursday, 20 November 2003: 8:00 AM-10:30 AM
Chair:  Brian E. Potter, USDA Forest Service
  8:30 AM
A consortium for comprehensive mesoscale weather analysis and forecasting to monitor fire threat and support fire management operations
Karl Zeller, USDA Forest Service, Fort Collins, CO; and J. McGinley, N. Nikolov, P. Schultz, B. Shaw, S. Albers, and J. Snook

  8:45 AM
Real-Time Mesoscale Model Forecasts for Fire and Smoke Management: 2003
Sue A. Ferguson, USDA Forest Sevice, Seattle, WA

Poster PDF (672.2 kB)
  9:15 AM
The Southern High-Resolution Modeling Consortium—a source for research and operational collaboration
Gary L. Achtemeier, USDA Forest Service, Athens, GA; and S. L. Goodrick and Y. Liu

  9:30 AM
National Fire Plan—Eastern Area Modeling Consortium: Research, product development, and partnerships
Warren E. Heilman, USDA Forest Service, East Lansing, MI; and B. E. Potter, J. J. Charney, and X. Bian

Poster PDF (328.4 kB)
  9:45 AM

  10:00 AM
Coffee Break