83rd Annual

Poster Session 1: 19th IIPS Poster Session

Monday, 10 February 2003: 2:30 PM-4:00 PM
Organizer:  Stephen M. Holt, Mitretek Systems, Inc.
Displaying the latest changes in the trend of Midwest precipitation and in the trend of low-level flow from the Gulf of Mexico
Darren Miller, Iowa State University, Ames, IA; and S. E. Taylor


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Weather Event Simulator Tips and Techniques
Bernard N. Meisner, NOAA/NWS Southern Region Headquarters, Fort Worth, TX; and N. N. Rydell


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Interactive Forecast Preparation System Training in the National Weather Service
Brian Motta, NOAA/NWS, Boulder, CO; and S. White, S. Beckman, R. Hamilton, and K. Fuell

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Data collection of high resolution 3D sonic anemometer measurements
Edward Vidal Jr., U.S. Army Research Laboratory, White Sands Missile Range, NM; and Y. Yee

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Processing daily rain-gauge precipitation data for the Americas at the NOAA Climate Prediction Center
Wei Shi, RS Information Systems, Inc., McLean, VA; and E. Yarosh, R. W. Higgins, and R. Joyce


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Displaying an aridity index as a tool for mid-season evaluation of Midwest corn yield
Darren Miller, Iowa State University, Ames, IA; and S. E. Taylor, R. W. Arritt, D. P. Todey, and P. J. Sherman


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How to Add D3D to a NWS WFO Suite of Tools

Design Considerations for a Next-Generation Meteorological Workstation
William F. Roberts, NOAA/ERL/FSL, Boulder, CO; and C. S. Bullock, R. F. Prentice, T. J. LeFebvre, U. H. Grote, D. L. Davis, M. Biere, W. J. Carrigg, and D. Helms

D3D update: is it being used?
Edward J. Szoke, NOAA/ERL/FSL, Boulder, CO; and U. H. Grote, P. T. McCaslin, and P. A. McDonald


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Text Formatting with the Graphical Forecast Editor
Tracy Hansen, NOAA/ERL/FSL, Boulder, CO; and T. Dankers and C. H. Paxton

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Soundings Software Bring-up for NOAA 17 (NOAA-M)
Gayle S. Surrette, Science and Technology Corp., Suitland, MD

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NOAA Polar Instrument Data Processing for Level 1B Data Users
Arlington R. Morgan, Computer Sciences Corp., Suitland, MD; and E. D. Harrod

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Applications of NOAA MODIS Near Real Time Data
Kristina Sprietzer, Science and Technology Corp., Suitland, MD; and P. Haggerty and G. Legg

Near-Real-Time MODIS RBD Files to L0 Files Conversion
Ivan Tcherednitchenko, Computer Sciences Corp., Suitland, MD; and P. Haggerty

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TRMM data reprocessing and new data products
Hualan Rui, SSAI and NASA/GSFC, Greenbelt, MD; and B. Teng, J. Bonk, L. Chiu, Z. Liu, P. Hrubiak, N. Pollack, L. Lu, and G. Serafino

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Enhancement of GOES Satellite Imagery: Phase II
Edward G. Howard, NOAA/NESDIS, Silver Spring, MD; and R. G. Lyon and E. Kaymaz


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AWIPS POES Soundings
Richard G. Kelley, Computer Sciences Corp., Suitland, MD; and V. Tabor

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NOAA’s GOES satellite program—status and plans
Gerald J. Dittberner, NOAA/NESDIS, Suitland, MD; and J. J. Gurka and R. W. Heymann

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Availability of GeoSpatially Enabled NOAA Satellite Products
David J. Vercelli, NOAA/NESDIS, Silver Spring, MD; and H. J. Diamond

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New Scanning Strategies for the WSR-88D
Rhonda Scott, NOAA/NEXRAD, Norman, OK; and R. M. Steadham and R. A. Brown

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NEXRAD to Shapefile Conversion and GIS Beam Propagation Analysis in 3D
Scott T. Shipley, Raytheon, ITSS, Lanham, MD; and R. E. Saffle and R. S. Shriver

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The WSR-88D Common Operations and Development Environment and Enhancements to ORPG Algorithm Infrastructure Services
Thomas J. Ganger, Mitretek Systems, Falls Church, VA; and M. J. Istok, S. Smith, and B. Bumgarner

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Utilizing FAA Radar Weather Data in the National Weather Service: Progress and Plans
Michael D. DiVecchio, NOAA/NWS, Silver Spring, MD; and R. E. Saffle, M. J. Istok, P. K. Pickard, W. M. Blanchard, S. Shema, L. D. Johnson, and A. D. Stern

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Khien B. Nguyen, NOAA/NWS, Silver Spring, MD; and M. D. Buckingham and J. L. Fornear

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A Terabyte NEXRAD Radar Dataset for Hydrometeorology Research
Anton Kruger, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA; and W. F. Krajewski

The Evansville New Generation radar: 40 years of S-band radar development
James J. Stagliano Jr., Enterprise Electronics Corp., Enterprise, AL; and J. Helvin, J. Brock, P. Siebold, and D. Nelson

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Standard Benchmark Data for WSR-88D
Rajiv Khanna, Mitretek Systems, Falls Church, VA; and R. C. Elvander, A. Zahrai, D. Zrnic, R. E. Saffle, B. Bumgarner, and M. J. Istok

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WSR-88D Products and Standard Data Structures
Thomas J. Ganger, Mitretek Systems, Falls Church, VA; and M. J. Istok, D. J. Smalley, B. Klein, and S. Smith

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Exploring the Use of FAA Radar Weather Data by the NWS: Comparisons and Observations between the WSR-88D and FAA Weather Radars
Andrew D. Stern, Mitretek Systems, Inc., Falls Church, VA; and W. M. Blanchard, P. K. Pickard, R. E. Saffle, M. J. Istok, M. D. DiVecchio, and B. Bumgarner

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The NCF—How Does it Operate—an Updated Look
Richard D. Smedley Jr., Northrop Grumman Information Technology, McLean, VA

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AWIPS Hardware Maintenance

Weather Support for the X38 131R Free Flight 3: December 13, 2001
Dan G. Bellue, NOAA/NWS, Johnson Space Center, TX; and C. Donohue and D. Ives

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Warning Decision Support System—Integrated Information (WDSS-II). Part II: Real-time test at Jackson Mississippi NWSFO
Gregory J. Stumpf, CIMMS/Univ. of Oklahoma and NOAA/NSSL, Norman, OK; and T. M. Smith, K. L. Manross, and A. E. Gerard

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A network message forwarder for the NEXRAD RPG
Ken Bergeron, Enterprise Electronics Corp., Enterprise, AL; and J. J. Stagliano Jr.

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Practical Applications of Roadway Weather Information Systems in Pennsylvania
Paul G. Knight, Penn State Univ., University Park, PA; and B. B. Ayers, R. H. Grumm, and D. J. Ondrejik

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Applications of a roadway frost prediction system in Iowa
Bradley R. Temeyer, Iowa State University, Ames, IA; and W. A. Gallus Jr., E. S. Takle, T. M. Greenfield, and K. A. Jungbluth

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Operational Uses of FX-Collaborate at the Southeast River Forecast Center
Jack S. Bushong, NOAA/NWS, Peachtree City, GA

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A Study of Modernized Graphic Display Usage Patterns in National Weather Service Forecast Offices

A Customizable Online Forecast Assessment Tool to Support Improved Resource Management Decisions
Holly C. Hartmann, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ; and T. C. Pagano, E. Lay, B. Imam, and S. Sorooshian

VISITview—Connecting Instructors with Operational Forecasters
Anthony Mostek, NOAA/NWS, Boulder, CO; and S. Bachmeier, T. Whittaker, D. Bikos, D. Lindsey, J. Weaver, M. DeMaria, B. Grant, and J. LaDue

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NCVweb: an interactive Web-based tool for viewing Atmospheric Radiation Measurement (ARM) data
Sean T. Moore, Mission Research Corp., Santa Barbara, CA; and S. Bottone

Internet technologies for enabling flood emergency early warning systems: the Arno river basin case
Paolo Mazzetti, University of Florence, Florence, Italy; and S. Nativi, L. Bigagli, and M. Mancini


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Federating EOS heterogeneous and distributed information resources
Stefano Nativi, University of Florence, Florence, Italy; and P. Mazzetti, L. Bigagli, and D. Giuli


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Interactive web-based interface for MISR data visualization
Linda A. Hunt, SAIC and NASA/LaRC, Hampton, VA


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Applying portal technologies to ensemble modeling of convection on the grid
Brian F. Jewett, University of Illinois, Urbana, IL; and R. Wilhelmson, M. K. Ramamurthy, J. Alameda, S. Hampton, A. L. Rossi, and D. Tcheng

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A Super-Ob for the WSR-88D Radar Radial Winds for use in The NCEP Operational Assimilation System
Jordan C. Alpert, NOAA/NWS/NCEP, Camp Springs, MD; and P. Pickard, Y. Song, M. Taylor, W. B. Facey, M. Istok, and D. F. Parrish

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