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

Poster Session 4: Poster Session - Instruments and Data Collection—with Coffee Break

Wednesday, 1 August 2001: 2:30 PM-4:00 PM
Organizer:  John McGinley, NOAA/ERL/FSL
Developments in the correction of radiosonde relative humidity biases at The Met Office
Martin C. Sharpe, Met Office, Bracknell, Berks., United Kingdom; and B. Macpherson

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Assimilating satellite wind, moisture, and temperature for numerical forecast improvements during the PACific landfalling JETs (PACJET) experiment
John R. Mecikalski, CIMSS/Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI; and C. S. Velden, M. C. Morgan, D. Kleist, D. Stettner, K. Goodstein, H. M. Kim, and B. Baum

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Assimilation of GOES rapid-Scan winds into an experimental ETA model during Hurricane Keith
Howard I. Berger, CIMSS/Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI; and C. S. Velden

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GWINDEX—GOES rapid-scan WINDs EXperiment: Applications for west coast forecasting
Christopher S. Velden, CIMSS/Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI; and D. Stettner

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Assimilation of rapid-scan satellite cloud motion vectors into the RUC model in support of the PACJET experiment
Stephen S. Weygandt, NOAA/FSL, Boulder, CO; and S. G. Benjamin and C. S. Velden

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Impact of GMS-5 and GOES-9 Satellite-Derived Winds on the Prediction of a NORPEX Extratropical Cyclone
Qingnong Xiao, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL; and X. Zou, M. Pondeca, M. A. Shapiro, and C. S. Velden

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Use/impact of NESDIS GOES wind data within an operational mesoscale FDDA system
Jennifer M. Cram, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and J. Daniels, W. Bresky, Y. Liu, S. Low-Nam, and R. S. Sheu


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Utilization of satellite scatterometer wind measurements and NEXRAD precipitation data to improve regional ocean forecasts
David E. Weissman, Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY; and J. S. Tongue, M. A. Bourassa, and L. A. Bliven

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Assimilation of QuikScat winds in MM5 model for track and intensity prediction of Bay of Bengal tropical cyclones

Assimilation of radar data for 1–4 hour snowband forecasting using a mesoscale model
Mei Xu, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and N. A. Crook, J. Sun, and R. Rasmussen

Initialization of a hurricane vortex with single-Doppler radar data
Jin-Luen Lee, NOAA/OAR/FSL, Boulder, CO; and A. E. MacDonald and W. C. Lee

A modeling study of Hurricane Danny (1997) using an artificial initial vortex
Sytske K. Kimball, University of South Alabama, Mobile, AL

Didier Gillotay, Belgian Institute for Space Aeronomy, Brussels, Belgium; and T. Besnard and F. Zanghi

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Lightning Analysis And Forecasting
Jean Souviron, AES, Montreal, PQ, Canada; and D. Jacob, V. Turcotte, R. Frenette, and M. Nadeau

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Lightning Watch and Warning Support to Spacelift Operations
Johnny W. Weems, Air Force Weather Agency, Patrick AFB, FL; and C. S. Pinder, W. P. Roeder, and B. F. Boyd

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Considerations in providing a natural dataset for lidar OSSE studies
Adrian Marroquin, NOAA/OAR/FSL, Boulder, CO; and J. R. Smart and L. S. Wharton

Impact of Lidar Wind Sounding on Mesoscale Forecast
Shih-Hung Chou, NASA/MSFC, Huntsville, AL; and T. L. Miller

Comparison of SSM/I Derived Sea surface Winds with NWP Model Analysis
R. M. Khaladkar, Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology, Pune, India; and P. N. Mahajan and P. K. Pal