Category Archives: Data Assimilation

Improving vortex-scale analysis through assimilation of observations collected in real-time.

HRD seminar – Dr. Brad Beechler, Vaisala, Inc., Boulder, CO – 29 March 2016

Dr. Beechler presented a seminar on “Object-Based Data Assimilation: Strategies & Technologies”. Abstract A phenomenological treatment of coherent patterns in data can lead to improved assimilation techniques.  Simple methods to identify and manipulate coherent structures in both models and observations … Continue reading

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HRD seminar – Dr. Dusanka Zupanski, Zupanski Consulting, LLC, Fort Collins, CO – 28 March 2016

Dr. Zupanski presented a seminar on “Theoretically advanced, yet computationally efficient data assimilation and forecasting methods”. Abstract We have witnessed several fundamental advancements in data assimilation and forecasting methods in the last decade. Hybrid ensemble-variational data assimilation methods have been … Continue reading

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HRD observation team monthly meeting – March 2016

The purpose of the observation team meetings is to bring together the people who use observations in their research on a regular basis to discuss issues they’re having, provide updates on observations they’re analyzing or collecting, and any other information … Continue reading

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HRD seminar – Dr. Julian Heming, UK Met Office, UK – 17 March 2016

Dr. Heming presented a seminar on the “Tropical Cyclone Predictions from the Met Office Global Model: a Brief History and Recent Developments”. Abstract This presentation will give an overview of tropical cyclone prediction from the Met Office Global Model. It … Continue reading

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Rob Rogers in Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Rob Rogers quoted in Sarasota Herald-Tribune

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HRD seminar – David Richardson, ECMWF, UK – 14 March 2016

Mr. Richardson presented a seminar on the “The ECMWF Integrated Forecasting System: progress, plans and implications for tropical cyclone forecasts”. Abstract The European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts (ECMWF) is a world leader in the production of global weather forecasts, … Continue reading

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HRD Monthly Science Meeting of March 2016

March’s science meeting consisted of 4 presentations: Pat Fitzpatrick (MSU and (Northern Gulf Institute) – Introduction and potential AOML/HRD collaborations Stan Goldenberg – Update on the Basin-Scale HWRF Control Runs Kelly Ryan – OSSE Evaluation of Aircraft Reconnaissance Observations and … Continue reading

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NOAA Hurricane Research overview for WMO Region IV Training Workshop, NHC – 29 February 2016

The slides from HRD Director Frank Marks’ presentation to the World Meteorological Organization Regional Association IV Training Workshop held in the National Hurricane Center media room are available on the anonymous ftp site: ftp://ftp.aoml.noaa.gov/pub/hrd/blog/seminars/2016/HRD_Presentation-2016.pptx

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HRD & AOML researchers at 96th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA – 11-14 January 2016

Abstracts and recordings of  the 19 presentations and 5 posters AOML & HRD researchers presented (or were co-authors) at the 96th AMS Annual Meeting are available online from the AMS website: Presentations: A First Look at the Impact of Coyote … Continue reading

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HRD – ESRL/PSD seminar – Kelly Ryan, University of Miami/CIMAS and AOML/HRD – 25 February 2016

Ms. Ryan presented a seminar on the “OSSE Evaluation of Aircraft Reconnaissance Flight Patterns and their impact on Hurricane Forecasts.” ABSTRACT Each year, NOAA/AOML’s Hurricane Research Division (HRD) conducts its Hurricane Field Program in which observations are collected via NOAA … Continue reading

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