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GOES-R PG Demonstration Aviation Weather. Aviation Weather Center (Kansas City) Convective Initiation and Nearcasting (Dec-Jan) Volcanic Ash: Detection and Height; SO2 Detection (Dec-Jan) Aircraft Icing Threat (Jan-Feb) Low Cloud and Fog (Feb-Mar) WRF Lightning Threat (Mar-Apr)

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Goes r pg demonstration aviation weather

GOES-R PG DemonstrationAviation Weather

  • Aviation Weather Center (Kansas City)

    • Convective Initiation and Nearcasting (Dec-Jan)

    • Volcanic Ash: Detection and Height; SO2 Detection (Dec-Jan)

    • Aircraft Icing Threat (Jan-Feb)

    • Low Cloud and Fog (Feb-Mar)

    • WRF Lightning Threat (Mar-Apr)

  • AK Aviation Weather Unit (Anchorage)

    • Convective Initiation (Nov)

    • Volcanic Ash: Detection and Height (Nov)

    • SO2 Detection (Nov)

    • Cloud Top Height (Dec)

    • Low Cloud and Fog (Nov)

  • NWS Regions (TBD)

    • Plan to work with RHQ to bring in Aviation related products to their WFOs.


Goes r pg demonstration hpc jointly with sab

GOES-R PG DemonstrationHPC (Jointly with SAB)

  • Focus:Quantitative Precipitation Forecasts (QPFs)

  • Dates: May 2011-April 2012

  • Products:

    • Cloud/Moisture Imagery

    • Derived Motion Winds

    • RGB Air Mass (initially not in N-AWIPS)

    • Rainfall Rate/QPE

  • POCs: Ed Danaher and Dave Novak (HPC)

    Jamie Kibler (SAB)

  • Status: Providers and consumers should expect a phone call coordination telecon soon


Goes r pg demonstration opc plans

GOES-R PG DemonstrationOPC Plans

  • OPC sent in 4 PG proposals

    • Offshore T-Storms (Mar 2011)

      • Cloud/Moisture Imagery

      • Convective Initiation

      • Cloud Top Phase

      • Cloud Top Height

      • Cloud Top Temperature

      • Derived Stability Indices

      • Enhanced "V"/OTD

      • Lightning Detection

    • Explosive Cyclones (Dec 2011)

      • Cloud/Moisture Imagery

      • Derived Motion Winds

      • Ozone Total

      • RGB Airmass

      • Tropopause Fold/Turbulence

  • OPC sent in 4 PG proposals (cont.)

    • Ocean (Jun 2011)

      • SST

      • Currents

      • Currents: Offshore

      • Sea Ice Age

      • Sea Ice Concentration

      • Sea Ice Motion

    • Fog/Visibility (Apr 2011)

      • Cloud/Moisture Imagery

      • Low Cloud and Fog

      • Visibility

    • Status

    • Focusing on Offshore T-Storms demonstration in March 2011

    • Providers and consumers should expect a phone call and coordination meeting soon


Goes r pg guidelines for wfo participation

GOES-R PGGuidelines for WFO Participation

  • Document that provides guidance on Weather Forecast Office (WFO) participation in GOES-R Proving Ground activities demonstrating, evaluating, and providing feedback on GOES-R products

  • Includes instructions on how to become a WFO partner, demonstrate new PG products, interact with Regional Headquarters, and collect feedback from the WFO forecasters who use our PG products

  • Provides an overview of the GOES-R Proving Ground concept

  • Describes the GOES-R PG Management Structure

  • Defines what it is meant by being a “WFO Partner”

  • Explains the PG planning and execution activities

  • Identifies information required in agreement between the provider and WFO Partner


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