2002 Annual

Session 2: Air Quality (Cosponsored by the AMS Board on Private Sector Meteorology)

Tuesday, 15 January 2002: 8:30 AM-3:00 PM
Organizer:  Maria Pirone, WSI Corp.
  8:30 AM
Meteorological Assistance in Air Management: Present and Future
Gale Hoffnagle, TRC Environmental Corporation, Windsor, CT

  8:45 AM
Progress in Regulatory Air Pollution Meteorology—A State's Air Program Perspective
Thomas G. Rogers, Florida Dept. of Environmental Protection, Tallahassee, FL

Poster PDF (15.6 kB)
  9:00 AM
Monitoring Changes in the Wind
Tammy Eagan, Florida Dept. of Environmental Protection, Tallahassee, FL

Poster PDF (7.6 kB)
  9:15 AM
Using Real-Time and Forecast Air Quality Data to Inform the Public
Richard A. Wayland, EPA, Research Triangle Park, NC

  9:30 AM
AirAlert: An Air Quality Notification System for Real-time Data and Forecasts in Sacramento, CA
Timothy S. Dye, Sonoma Technology, Inc., Petaluma, CA; and C. B. Anderson and K. B. Shearer

  9:45 AM
Operational Air Quality Forecasting in Atlantic Canada: An Overview
Michael C. Howe, MSC, Fredericton, NB, Canada; and C. Cote and D. Waugh

Poster PDF (1.8 MB)
  10:00 AM
Application of RAMS/UAM system to air pollution episodes in the West Midlands, UK, during the PUMA campaign
Xiaoming Cai, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, United Kingdom; and G. R. McGregor, S. Baggott, and R. M. Harrison

Poster PDF (381.7 kB)
  10:15 AM
Diurnal cycles of lower-tropospheric wind shear durint TexAQS-2000
John W. Nielsen-Gammon, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX

  11:00 AM
Air Quality and Wildland Fire
Scott L. Goodrick, Florida Division of Forestry, Tallahassee, FL

  11:15 AM
The impact of wildfires on Central Florida's tourism industry
Danielle Courtenay, Orlando/Orange County Convention & Visitors Bureau, Orlando, FL

  11:30 AM
Atmospheric Deposition of Nitrogen as a Contributor to Coastal Eutrophication: How Far Away it Comes
Robin L. Dennis, NOAA-ARL / USEPA-ORD NERL, Research Triangle Park, NC

  11:45 AM
Coffee Break

  12:15 PM
Grand Poster Luncheon

  2:15 PM
Panel Discussion on Air Quality