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HRD & AOML researchers at 97th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, Seattle, WA – 23-27 January 2017

Abstracts and recordings of  the 25 presentations and 6 posters AOML & HRD researchers presented (or were co-authors) at the 97th AMS Annual Meeting are available online from the AMS website: Presentations: Bachir Annane,  B. D. McNoldy, S. M. Leidner, … Continue reading

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HRD Monthly Science Meeting of November 2016

November’s science meeting consisted of 7 presentations: Shun-Nan Wu (RSMAS), “The signal of future TC intensification in the CloudSat measurements” Jon Zawislak (FIU/CIMAS/HRD), “The Relationship Between Precipitation and Environmental Forcing during Tropical Cyclone Formation” Leon Nguyen (HRD), “Thermodynamic and kinematic … Continue reading

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HRD Monthly Science Meeting of June 2016

June’s science meeting consisted of 4 presentations: Ghassan Alaka:   “Demo of the Basin-Scale HWRF Web Site” Elena Konopleva (ESRL/PSD):   “Simple flight planning tool based on tkmap” George Halliwell (AOML/PhOD):  “OSSE evaluation of pre-storm ocean profile surveys” Leon Nguyen: … Continue reading

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HRD observation team monthly meeting – 19 May 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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Highlights from the 2014 hurricane season

The Atlantic hurricane season will officially end November 30, and will be remembered as a relatively quiet season as was predicted.  Still, the season afforded NOAA scientists with opportunities to produce new forecast products, showcase successful modeling advancements, and conduct … Continue reading

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New technologies successfully deployed in recent hurricane flights

During NOAA’s recent reconnaissance and surveillance missions into Hurricane Edouard, aircraft-deployed unmanned aircraft systems (UASs) were successfully deployed for the first time. On September 16, 2014, Sensintel’s Coyote UAS was released into major Hurricane Edouard’s eye using NOAA’s P-3 aircraft … Continue reading

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HRD Debrief for missions into Tropical Storm/Hurricane Cristobal – 5 September 2014

HRD researchers discussed the results from the 8 P-3 and 2 G-IV missions into Tropical Storm/Hurricane Cristobal. The agenda for the discussion was: Missions Overview (Reasor) Science Discussions 20140823I1 Tail Doppler radar (TDR) (Aberson) 20140824H1 TDR (Rogers) 20140824N1 TDR (M. … Continue reading

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Doppler radar quick-looks from 2:00 PM P-3 flight into Hurricane Cristobal, 27 August 2014

As Hurricane Cristobal picked up its northward motion while passing east of Wilmington, NC a NOAA P-3 collected airborne Doppler radar data to use in initializing and evaluating model guidance (section 1) during an Ocean Winds and Rain experiment (section 4).  Included … Continue reading

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Doppler radar quick-looks from 2:00 PM P-3 flight into Hurricane Cristobal, 26 August 2014

As Hurricane Cristobal continued it northward motion east of Cape Canaveral, FL a NOAA P-3 collected airborne Doppler radar data to use in initializing and evaluating model guidance.  Included here you see images of the horizontal winds within 300 km of … Continue reading

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Doppler radar quick-looks from 2:00 AM P-3 flight into Hurricane Cristobal, 26 August 2014

As Cristobal reached hurricane strength and continued it slow northward motion east of the Bahamas a NOAA P-3 collected airborne Doppler radar data to use in initializing and evaluating model guidance.  Included here you see images of the horizontal winds within … Continue reading

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