83rd Annual


Thursday, 13 February 2003: 1:30 PM-5:30 PM
Organizers:  Robert G. Borchers, SAIC; Douglas E. Forsyth, NOAA/NSSL; Anderson White, University of Oklahoma and Robert E. Saffle, NOAA/NWS
  1:45 PM
An Update On NEXRAD Program Plans for Collecting and Distributing WSR-88D Base Data In Near Real Time
Timothy Crum, NOAA/NEXRAD, Norman, OK; and D. Evancho, C. Horvat, M. Istok, and W. Blanchard

Poster PDF (105.1 kB)
  2:00 PM
NCDC the "One Stop Shop" for all WSR-88D Level II Data Services
Stephen A. Del Greco, NOAA/NESDIS/NCDC, Asheville, NC; and A. Hall

Poster PDF (836.9 kB)
  2:15 PM
A comprehensive source of NEXRAD Doppler radar data
Kenneth Reeves, AccuWeather, Inc, State College, PA; and M. A. Steinberg

  2:30 PM
NEXRAD Product Improvement—Expanding Science Horizons
Robert E. Saffle, NOAA/NWS, Silver Spring, MD; and R. C. Elvander and M. J. Istok

Poster PDF (528.2 kB)
  2:45 PM
NEXRAD Product Improvement—Implementing New Science
Michael J. Istok, NOAA/NWS, Silver Spring, MD; and R. C. Elvander, R. E. Saffle, and J. M. Roe

Poster PDF (342.7 kB)
  3:15 PM
Warning Decision Support System—Integrated Information (WDSS-II). Part I: Mulitple-sensor severe weather applications development at NSSL during 2002
Travis M. Smith, CIMMS, Univ. of Oklahoma and NOAA/NSSL, Norman, OK; and G. J. Stumpf, K. L. Manross, and C. Thomas

Poster PDF (1.6 MB)
  3:30 PM
Real-time merging of multisource Data
V. Lakshmanan, Univ. of Oklahoma and NOAA/NSSL, Norman, OK

Poster PDF (402.0 kB)
  3:45 PM
NEXRAD Product Improvement—Improving NWS Tornado Warnings
Robert E. Saffle, NOAA/NWS, Silver Spring, MD; and R. C. Elvander and M. J. Istok

Poster PDF (265.0 kB)
  4:15 PM
New Products for the NEXRAD ORPG to Support FAA Critical Systems
David J. Smalley, MIT Lincoln Lab., Lexington, MA; and B. J. Bennett and M. L. Pawlak

Poster PDF (1.0 MB)
  4:30 PM
Mitigating ground clutter contamination in the WSR-88D
Scott Ellis, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and C. Kessinger, T. D. O'Bannon, and J. VanAndel

Poster PDF (1.6 MB)
  4:45 PM
Using Terrain Elevation Information to Improve the Quality of Radar Mosaic Products
Joseph C. Lang, Unisys Weather Information Services, Kennett Square, PA; and B. D. Sutker, G. S. Chase, and J. Zhang

Poster PDF (437.7 kB)
  5:00 PM
Coffee Break in Exhibit Hall (Exhibits Open 1:30–6:00 p.m.)