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: 4:00 PM-5:00 PM
Organizer:  William Burnett, CNMOC
  4:00 PM
Impact of lost Russian RAOBs on numerical weather prediction skill
M. Steven Tracton, NOAA/NWS/NCEP/EMC, Camp Springs, MD; and R. Kistler, Y. Zhu, and J. Giraytys


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  4:20 PM
Toward improved use of GOES satellite derived winds at the NCEP environmental modelling center (EMC)
Xiujuan Su, NOAA/NWS/NCEP/EMC, Camp Springs, MD; and J. C. Derber, S. J. Lord, C. S. Velden, and J. Daniels

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  4:40 PM
Physical and Computational Considerations for the Use of GPS Occultation Observations in NWP
X. Zou, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL; and H. Liu, H. Shao, F. C. Vandenberghe, R. A. Anthes, and B. Wang

Poster PDF (143.5 kB)