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

Session 5: Operational Use of Analysis for Forecast Development

Thursday, 2 August 2001: 8:00 AM-10:00 AM
Organizer:  Kim Curry, Naval Pacific METOC Center
  8:00 AM
The THOR project-Reducing the impact of thunderstorms on aviation and the general public through a multi-agency effort
Stephan B. Smith, NOAA/NWS, Silver Spring, MD; and D. Pace, S. J. Goodman, D. W. Burgess, D. Smarsh, R. D. Roberts, and M. M. Wolfson

Poster PDF (1.3 MB)
  8:20 AM
Operational surface mesoanalysis
Steven E. Koch, NOAA/OAR/FSL, Boulder, CO; and S. M. Saleeby

  8:40 AM
  9:00 AM
A comparison of current and proposed surface analysis techniques
Eric G. Hoffman, Plymouth State College, Plymouth, NH; and F. Sanders

  9:20 AM
A lake effect snowfall in Western Nevada—Part I: Synoptic setting and observations
Mary M. Cairns, NOAA/NWS, Reno, NV; and R. Collins, T. Cylke, M. Deutschendorf, and D. Mercer

  9:40 AM