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Photo: Hurricane Igor, 2010JCSDA-HFIP Workshop on Satellite Data Assimilation for Hurricane Forecasting

December 2-3, 2010

Atlantic Oceanographic and Meteorological Laboratory (AOML)
Miami, FL

 
HFIP 2010 Workshop Group Photo

HFIP 2010 Workshop Group Photo


Multimedia Files from Greg Tripoli's presentation - can be played in Quicktime

 
Thursday & Friday, December 2nd & 3rd, 2010
Time Presentations / Topics Speaker
Thursday, December 2 Workshop Day One
8:00 - 8:30 a.m. Continental breakfast, registration
8:30 - 8:50 a.m. Welcome and opening remarks, (PPT, 5.93 MB) Bob Atlas, Lars Peter Riishojgaard, Fred Toepfer
8:50 - 12:00 noon Session 1.
Current Models and Data Assimilation Systems used for Hurricane Prediction
Chair: Pat Phoebus
8:50 - 9:10 a.m. NCEP Data Assimilation Systems Status and Plans, (PPT, 188 KB) John Derber, NCEP/EMC
9:10 - 9:40 a.m. Navy Global 4DVAR for NOGAPS;, (PPT, 2.52 MB) Jim Goerss, NRL
9:40 - 10:00 a.m. Coffee break
10:00 - 10:15 a.m. Overview of the Operational HWRF Modeling System, (PPT, 6.58 MB) Vijay Tallapragada, NCEP/EMC
10:15 - 10:30 a.m. HWRF Data Assimilation, (PPT, 1.85 MB) Mingjing Tong, NCEP/EMC
10:30 - 10:50 a.m. GFDL model GFDL (presentation given remotely), (PPT, 2.31 MB) Morris Bender, GFDL
10:50 - 11:10 a.m. COAMPS-TC: Coupled Mesoscale Prediction of TCs, (PPT, 14.2 MB) Eric Hendricks, NRL
11:10 - 11:30 a.m. Users Perspective on NWP for Hurricane Prediction, (PPT, 74.74 MB) Jack Beven, NHC
11:30 - 12:00 noon Session wrap-up; discussion
11:50 - 3:20 p.m. Session 2.
Satellite Data used for NWP in Support of Hurricane Prediction
Chair: Sid Boukabara
11:50 - 12:10 p.m. Hyperspectral IR sounders, (PPT, 13.41 MB) Bill Smith, LaRC
12:10 - 12:30 p.m. Scatterometers, (PPT, 6.49 MB) Ad Stoffelen, KNMI
12:30 - 1:30 p.m. Lunch break
1:30 - 1:50 p.m. Satellite Winds, (PPT, 6.04 MB) Howard Berger and Chris Velden, University of Wisconsin
1:50 - 2:10 p.m. Microwave sounders, (PPT, 5.21 MB) Fuzhong Weng, NESDIS/STAR
2:10 - 2:30 p.m. Space-based precipitation measurements, (PPT, 11.32 MB) Arthur Hou, GSFC
2:30 - 2:50 p.m. Current limitations of satellite data for hurricane prediction; lessons from Nargis and other storms, (PPT, 1.47 MB) Oreste Reale, GSFC
2:50 - 3:20 p.m. Discussion; session wrap-up
3:20 - 3:40 p.m. Coffee break
3:40 - 5:20 p.m. Session 3.
Future Directions
Chair: Bob Atlas
3:40 - 4:00 p.m. Lightning mapper, (PPTX, 26.58 MB) Steve Goodman, NOAA/NESDIS
4:00 - 4:20 p.m. GPSRO, (PPT, 1.24 MB) Hui Liu, NCAR
4:20 - 4:40 p.m. Ensemble data, (PPT, 6.63 MB) Jeff Anderson, NCAR
4:40 - 5:00 p.m. Role of data in hurricane predictability, (PPTX, 13.54 MB) Greg Tripoli, University of Wisconsin
5:00 - 5:20 p.m. From vortex initialization to assimilation, (PPT, 3.93 MB) Sharan Majumdar, Univ. of Miami
5:20 p.m. Adjourn for the day
Friday, December 3 Workshop Day 2 - Session 3 (continued)
8:10 - 8:40 a.m. Continental breakfast
8:40 - 9:00 a.m. Assimilation of satellite cloud and precipitation observations in regional scale systems, (PPTX, 2.46 MB) Tomislava Vukicevic, AOML
9:00 - 9:20 a.m. Models and data assimilation systems of the future, (PDF, 5.58 MB) Jeff Whitaker, NOAA/ESRL
9:20 - 9:40 a.m. Satellite data assimilation for meso-scale models, (PPT, 7.36 MB) Hans Huang, NCAR
9:40 - 10:10 a.m. Discussion; session wrap-up
10:10 - 10:45 a.m. Coffee break
Working session; Recommendations
Chairs: Lars Peter Riishojgaard, Jim Yoe
10:45 - 11:00 a.m. Formation and Tasking of Working Groups
11:00 - 12:30 p.m. Working Group Discussions
12:30 - 1:30 p.m. Lunch break
1:30 - 2:30 p.m. Working Group Discussions (continued), (DOC, 25 KB) --
2:30 - 3:00 p.m. Plenary; presentations of Working Group recommendations, (DOCX, 16 KB) --
3:00 - 4:00 p.m. Final plenary discussion
4:00 p.m. Workshop adjourns
Modified December 29, 2010 8:12 PM
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