2002 Annual

Session 8: Further Advances in Transportation Weather

Tuesday, 15 January 2002: 2:00 PM-3:14 PM
Organizer:  Gary Nelson, Mitretek Systems
  2:00 PM
Challenges associated with making quality, automated, highway-scale, winter weather predictions
Ben C. Bernstein, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and J. Wolff, M. Petty, W. Myers, and W. Mahoney

Poster PDF (40.5 kB)
  2:15 PM
Weather Information for Surface Transportation (WIST): The National Needs and Requirements
Samuel P. Williamson, NOAA/OFCM, Silver Spring, MD; and F. Hauth and B. K. Tsugawa

  2:30 PM
Developing an Interactive Mesonet for PennDOT
Paul G. Knight, Penn State University, University Park, PA; and B. B. Ayers

Poster PDF (36.5 kB)
  2:45 PM
The integration of real-time and forecast weather data into the control decision system of a geothermally-heated bridge deck
Derek S. Arndt, Oklahoma Climatological Survey, Norman, OK; and S. C. Jenks, K. N. Pandit, J. R. Whiteley, and R. L. Elliott

Poster PDF (16.0 kB)
Visibility prediction in blowing snow for surface transportation

  3:00 PM
Parameterization of frozen soil physics and frost heave for a numerical weather prediction model
Leon F. Osborne Jr., Univ. of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND; and F. Martin

Poster PDF (52.6 kB)