18th Conference on Weather and Forecasting, 14th Conference on Numerical Weather Prediction, and Ninth Conference on Mesoscale Processes

Session 4: Instruments and Data Collection

Wednesday, 1 August 2001: 1:00 PM-2:20 PM
Organizer:  Christopher S. Velden, CIMSS/Univ. of Wisconsin
  1:00 PM
Observing System Simulation Experiments for NPOESS
Stephen J. Lord, NOAA/NWS/NCEP/EMC, Camp Springs, MD; and M. Masutani, J. S. Woollen, J. C. Derber, R. Atlas, J. Terry, G. D. Emmitt, S. A. Wood, S. Greco, and T. J. Kleespies


  1:20 PM
The Impact of QuikScat on Weather Analysis and Forecasting
Robert Atlas, NASA/GSFC, Greenbelt, MD; and S. C. Bloom, J. Ardizzone, E. Brin, J. Terry, and T. -. W. Yu

Poster PDF (412.5 kB)
  1:40 PM
Satellite data assimilation: impact on tropical cyclone forecast
J.-M. Willemet, Météo France, Ste Clotilde, La Réunion, France; and A. Lasserre-Bigorry

Poster PDF (36.2 kB)
  2:00 PM
observations and numerical simulations of tropopause PV trough filamentation and "Cut-Off" Low development over the North Pacific Ocean
Melvyn A. Shapiro, NOAA/OAR/ETL, Boulder, CO; and F. Zhang, C. S. Velden, D. Parrish, and Z. Toth