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2022-12-09 00:45 20.3 67.6 11.3 0.8 230 2.2 235 24.919 0.2 0.00
2022-12-09 00:40 18.2 69.7 10.0 1.6 234 3.0 222 24.926 0.2 0.00
2022-12-09 00:35 17.0 70.9 9.2 2.2 199 4.0 188 24.928 0.2 0.00
2022-12-09 00:30 18.4 68.4 9.7 3.0 254 4.4 297 24.925 0.2 0.00
2022-12-09 00:25 21.3 64.0 11.0 2.2 294 3.1 256 24.925 0.2 0.00
2022-12-09 00:20 24.3 56.9 11.2 1.6 190 2.3 199 24.927 0.2 0.00
2022-12-09 00:15 24.1 54.6 10.1 2.2 187 4.3 174 24.930 0.2 0.00
2022-12-09 00:10 23.3 57.8 10.6 3.6 178 5.0 183 24.935 0.2 0.00
2022-12-09 00:05 23.0 62.0 11.9 3.2 189 3.9 184 24.939 0.2 0.00
2022-12-09 00:00 23.5 58.9 11.2 3.7 178 4.3 147 24.940 0.1 0.00
2022-12-08 23:55 23.3 60.3 11.5 4.5 147 5.8 130 24.939 0.2 0.00
2022-12-08 23:50 24.3 56.9 11.2 2.3 137 4.0 137 24.937 0.2 0.00
2022-12-08 23:45 24.7 55.1 10.9 2.1 160 3.0 225 24.935 0.2 0.00
2022-12-08 23:40 23.7 57.5 10.9 2.4 231 3.7 231 24.934 0.2 0.00
2022-12-08 23:35 23.4 60.8 11.9 3.3 174 4.6 220 24.933 0.2 0.00
2022-12-08 23:30 24.8 55.9 11.3 4.8 226 5.9 240 24.930 0.2 0.00
2022-12-08 23:25 23.9 60.3 12.2 4.4 240 4.9 238 24.932 0.2 0.00
2022-12-08 23:20 23.0 58.5 10.7 5.1 232 5.5 243 24.933 0.2 0.00
2022-12-08 23:15 22.5 61.8 11.4 4.8 246 5.6 252 24.933 0.2 0.00
2022-12-08 23:10 21.7 62.8 11.0 3.8 272 4.3 248 24.935 0.2 0.00
2022-12-08 23:05 23.6 55.6 10.1 3.0 234 3.5 236 24.936 0.2 0.00
2022-12-08 23:00 21.7 61.2 10.4 2.1 192 2.5 186 24.935 0.2 0.00
2022-12-08 22:55 21.3 64.1 11.0 3.6 213 4.6 224 24.933 0.2 0.00
2022-12-08 22:50 22.4 62.3 11.4 4.1 229 4.9 255 24.935 0.2 0.00
2022-12-08 22:45 21.5 62.8 10.8 3.4 256 4.3 190 24.936 0.2 0.00
2022-12-08 22:40 21.4 63.2 10.8 4.7 195 5.3 190 24.933 0.2 0.00
2022-12-08 22:35 22.9 62.0 11.8 5.6 229 6.1 260 24.932 0.2 0.00
2022-12-08 22:30 22.2 59.7 10.3 2.5 253 5.9 257 24.934 0.2 0.00
2022-12-08 22:25 20.0 66.7 10.8 1.0 175 2.8 282 24.935 0.2 0.00
2022-12-08 22:20 21.2 63.0 10.6 3.8 284 6.3 269 24.935 0.2 0.00
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2022-12-09 00:45 -6.5 67.6 -11.5 0.3 230 1.0 235 843.85 0.2 0.00
2022-12-09 00:40 -7.6 69.7 -12.2 0.7 234 1.3 222 844.08 0.2 0.00
2022-12-09 00:35 -8.3 70.9 -12.7 1.0 199 1.8 188 844.16 0.2 0.00
2022-12-09 00:30 -7.5 68.4 -12.4 1.3 254 2.0 297 844.05 0.2 0.00
2022-12-09 00:25 -6.0 64.0 -11.7 1.0 294 1.4 256 844.06 0.2 0.00
2022-12-09 00:20 -4.3 56.9 -11.6 0.7 190 1.0 199 844.11 0.2 0.00
2022-12-09 00:15 -4.4 54.6 -12.2 1.0 187 1.9 174 844.23 0.2 0.00
2022-12-09 00:10 -4.8 57.8 -11.9 1.6 178 2.2 183 844.38 0.2 0.00
2022-12-09 00:05 -5.0 62.0 -11.2 1.4 189 1.8 184 844.52 0.2 0.00
2022-12-09 00:00 -4.7 58.9 -11.6 1.6 178 1.9 147 844.58 0.1 0.00
2022-12-08 23:55 -4.9 60.3 -11.4 2.0 147 2.6 130 844.53 0.2 0.00
2022-12-08 23:50 -4.3 56.9 -11.6 1.0 137 1.8 137 844.46 0.2 0.00
2022-12-08 23:45 -4.0 55.1 -11.7 1.0 160 1.3 225 844.41 0.2 0.00
2022-12-08 23:40 -4.6 57.5 -11.7 1.1 231 1.6 231 844.36 0.2 0.00
2022-12-08 23:35 -4.8 60.8 -11.2 1.5 174 2.0 220 844.34 0.2 0.00
2022-12-08 23:30 -4.0 55.9 -11.5 2.1 226 2.6 240 844.23 0.2 0.00
2022-12-08 23:25 -4.5 60.3 -11.0 2.0 240 2.2 238 844.31 0.2 0.00
2022-12-08 23:20 -5.0 58.5 -11.9 2.3 232 2.5 243 844.32 0.2 0.00
2022-12-08 23:15 -5.3 61.8 -11.5 2.1 246 2.5 252 844.31 0.2 0.00
2022-12-08 23:10 -5.7 62.8 -11.7 1.7 272 1.9 248 844.38 0.2 0.00
2022-12-08 23:05 -4.6 55.6 -12.2 1.3 234 1.6 236 844.42 0.2 0.00
2022-12-08 23:00 -5.7 61.2 -12.0 0.9 192 1.1 186 844.38 0.2 0.00
2022-12-08 22:55 -6.0 64.1 -11.7 1.6 213 2.1 224 844.31 0.2 0.00
2022-12-08 22:50 -5.4 62.3 -11.4 1.9 229 2.2 255 844.39 0.2 0.00
2022-12-08 22:45 -5.8 62.8 -11.8 1.5 256 1.9 190 844.42 0.2 0.00
2022-12-08 22:40 -5.9 63.2 -11.8 2.1 195 2.4 190 844.32 0.2 0.00
2022-12-08 22:35 -5.1 62.0 -11.2 2.5 229 2.7 260 844.29 0.2 0.00
2022-12-08 22:30 -5.5 59.7 -12.1 1.1 253 2.6 257 844.35 0.2 0.00
2022-12-08 22:25 -6.6 66.7 -11.8 0.4 175 1.3 282 844.39 0.2 0.00
2022-12-08 22:20 -6.0 63.0 -11.9 1.7 284 2.8 269 844.40 0.2 0.00
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Accelerate Improvements in National Hurricane Center Forecast Techniques – Statistical Techniques and Advanced Model Diagnostic Tools

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    An Open Framework for Process-Oriented Diagnostics

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  • Climate Weather Processes
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    CIRA Support for Tropical Cyclone Model Diagnostics and Product Development (HFIP)

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    Collaborative Research: Assessing Oceanic Predictability Sources for MJO Propagation

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  • Climate Weather Processes
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    Enabling Cloud Condensate Cycling for All-Sky Radiance Assimilation in HWRF

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  • Climate Weather Processes
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    Enhancing NIDIS drought monitoring and early warning in the Intermountain

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  • Climate Weather Processes
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    Forecasting North Pacific Blocking and Atmospheric River Probabilities: Sensitivity to Model Physics and the MJO

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  • Climate Weather Processes
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    Identifying Drought‐related Triggers and Impacts on Decision Calendars for the Ski Industry

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  • Climate Weather Processes
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    Identifying Varying Patterns of Combined Change over the 21st Century with Neural Networks

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  • Climate Weather Processes
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    MJO and QBO Contributions to U.S. Precipitation Skill at S2S Leads

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  • Climate Weather Processes
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    Near-field Characterization of Biomass Burning Plumes

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  • Climate Weather Processes
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    Diagnostics of Poor-skill events in FV3GFS and FV3-GEFS, Hurricane Supplemental, 4b-1-1b

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  • Data Assimilation
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    Implementation and Testing of Lognormal Humidity and Cloudrelated Control Variables for the NCEP GSI Hybrid EnVar Assimilation Scheme

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  • Data Assimilation
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    Skillfully Predicting Atmospheric Rivers and Their Impacts in Weeks 2-5 Based on the State of the MJO and QBO

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  • Data Assimilation
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    Accounting for Non-Gaussianity in the Background Error Distributions Associated with Cloud-related Variables (Microwave-radiances and Hydrometeors) in Hybrid Data Assimilation for Convective-scale Prediction

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  • Data Distribution
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    CIRA Research Collaborations with the National Weather Service Meteorological Development Lab

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  • Data Distribution
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    HAZARD SERVICES: National Center Evolve

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  • Data Distribution
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    HURRICANE SUPPLEMENTAL 1C Proposal (3A-4)

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  • Data Distribution
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    Environmental Applications Research – Data Distribution and Visualization for Global Models

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  • Education and Outreach
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    Environmental Applications Research – Global and Regional Model Development

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  • Education and Outreach
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    Environmental Applications Research – Rapid Update Cycle (RUC) Rapid Refresh (RAP) and High-Resolution Rapid Refresh (HRRR) Models Project, Data Distribution and Visualization

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  • Education and Outreach
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    Environmental Applications Research – Science On a Sphere® (SOS) Development

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  • Education and Outreach
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    Environmental Applications Research – TerraViz (branded as SOS Explorer)

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  • Education and Outreach
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    Environmental Applications Research – WRF-Chem Model Development

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  • Education and Outreach
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    Environmental Applications Research – AWIPS I & AWIPS II Workstation Development

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  • Education and Outreach
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    Environmental Applications Research–Data Assimilation: Improving Short-range Forecasts of Severe Weather and Aviation Weather from the Assimilation of Satellite Data

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  • Education and Outreach
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    Forecast Impact and Quality Assessment

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  • Education and Outreach
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    Meteorological Assimilation Data Ingest System (MADIS)

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  • Education and Outreach
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    Research Collaborations with Information and Technology Services

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  • Education and Outreach
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    Weather Archive and Visualization Environment (WAVE)

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  • Education and Outreach
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    Aerosol Size Distribution and Composition Evolution during FIREX Activities: Closure Analyses and Climate Impacts

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    Implementation and testing of stochastic perturbations within a stand-alone regional (SAR) FV3 ensemble using the Common Community Physics Package (CCPP)

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    Improved Understanding of Air-sea Interaction Processes and Biases in the Tropical Western Pacific using Observation Sensitivity Experiments and Global Forecast Models

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    Joint GOES-R, JPSS, and NASA Summer Workshop on the Theory and Use of Satellite Data

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    Modeling the Complex and Dynamic Physico-chemical Evolution of Primary and Secondary Organic Aerosol from Wildfire Smoke

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    Use of the Stochastic-dynamic Approach in a Single Dynamic-Core Storm-Scale Ensemble for Improved Spread and Reliability of QPF and Surface Variables

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    Using dynamically-based probabilistic forecast systems to improve the National Hurricane Center wind speed probability products

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    A GOES-R Proving Ground for National Weather Service Forecaster Readiness and Training

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    ABI (CLP) CIRA Support for Research and Development for GOES-R Risk Reduction for Mesoscale Weather Analysis and Forecasting

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    ADEB Support CIRA Support for Research and Development for GOES-R Risk Reduction for Mesoscale Weather Analysis and Forecasting

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    CIRA Support for Assessment of New Calibrated NNP and NOAA-20 ATMS Window and Water Vapor Channel Radiance and JPSS-2

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    CIRA Support for Research and Development for GOES-R Risk Reduction for Mesoscale Weather Analysis and Forecasting

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    CIRA Support for Research and Development for GOES-R Risk Reduction for Mesoscale Weather Analysis and Forecasting and Training

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    CIRA Support for the Generation of Multispectral Imagery Products from MetopSG METImage

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    CIRA Support for the Hurricane Intensity and Structure Algorithm (HISA) Migration to STAR Enterprise System

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    CIRA Support for Upgrade to the Multi-Platform Satellite Tropical Cyclone Surface Wind Analysis Product

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    CIRA support to ATMS Precipitable Water Algorithms and Products (MIRS)

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    CIRA Support to Connecting GOES-R with Rapid-Update Numerical Forecast Models for Advanced Short-Term Prediction and Data Fusion Capabilities

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    CIRA Support to Connecting GOES-R with Rapid-Update Numerical Forecast Models for Advanced Short-Term Prediction and Data Fusion Capabilities Connecting GOES-R High Resolution Temporal Information with Rapid Updating Models

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    CIRA support to Metop-C Readiness for Blended Hydrometeorological Products

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    CIRA Support to NESDIS Environmental Applications Team (NEAT)

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    CIRA Support to NESDIS Environmental Applications Team (NEAT)

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    CIRA Support to NESDIS Environmental Applications Team (NEAT)

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    CIRA Support to NESDIS Environmental Applications Team (NEAT)

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    CIRA Support to NESDIS Environmental Applications Team (NEAT)

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    CIRA Support to NESDIS Environmental Applications Team (NEAT)

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    CIRA Support to NESDIS Environmental Applications Team (NEAT)

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    CIRA Support to NESDIS Environmental Applications Team (NEAT) – Son

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    CIRA Support to the JPSS STAR Science Program: S-NPP/NOAA-20/JPSS VIIRS EDR Imagery Algorithm and Validation Activities and S-NPP/NOAA-20/JPSS VIIRS Cloud Validation

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    CIRA Support to the Time-Resolved Observations of Precipitation structure and storm intensity with a Constellation of Smallsats (TROPICS)

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    Comparison of Model versus Observationally-Driven Water Vapor Profiles for Forecasting Heavy Precipitation Events

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    Creating Synthetic Microwave Imagery Using Goes-R L1b and L2+ Baseline Products for Improved Hurricane Monitoring and Rainfall Estimation Using Machine Learning

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    DA of GLM in HWRF/GSI CIRA Support for Research and Development for GOES‐R Risk Reduction for Mesoscale Weather Analysis and Forecasting

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    DayNightImager – CIRA Science Support to the Day-Night Imager Sensor

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    Developing an Environmental Awareness Repertoire of ABI Imagery (‘DEAR-ABII’) to Advise the Operational Weather Forecaster

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    GOES History CIRA Support for Research and Development for GOES-R Risk Reduction for Mesoscale Weather Analysis and Forecasting

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    GOES-R ABI Channel Differencing Used to Reveal Cloud-free Zones of ‘Precursors of Convective Initiation’.

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    GOES-R FDTE Sat Training Liaison – CIRA support to GOES-R Training: The Satellite Hydro-Meteorology (SHyMet) Education and Outreach Program & GOES-R commitment to the WMO CGMS Intl VLab & GOES-R FDTD

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    GOES-R ML ABI Airmass – CIRA Support for GOES-R Risk Reduction projects GOESR ABI Data combined with Machine Learning Techniques

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    GOES-R Proving Ground Activities – CIRA Tropical Cyclone Group

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    GOES-R Proving Ground Activities — CIRA Meteorological Satellite Application Group

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    GOES-R VLAB- CIRA support to GOES-R Training: The Satellite HydroMeteorology (SHyMet) Education and Outreach Program & GOES-R commitment to the WMO CGMS Int VLab & GOES-R FDTD Satellite Training Liaison

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    GOESR Proving Ground Activities — CIRA Training Team

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    GOESR Water Vapor Products CIRA Support for Research and Development for GOES-R Risk Reduction for Mesoscale Weather Analysis and Forecasting

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    JPSS-PGRR DNB VADER CIRA Support to JPSS Proving Ground Risk Reduction

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    JPSS-PGRR Gridded NUCAPS in AWIPS CIRA Support to Proving Ground Risk Reduction

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    JPSS-PGRR History CIRA Support to Proving Ground Risk Reduction

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    JPSS-PGRR Nighttime CCL CIRA Support to Proving Ground Risk Reduction

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    JPSS-PGRR TC ATMS CIRA Support to Proving Ground Risk Reduction

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    JPSS-PGRR VIIRS Multispec CIRA Support to JPSS Proving Ground Risk Reduction

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    Merged Water Vapor CIRA Support to Proving Ground Risk Reduction

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    NHC Satellite Application Developer – CIRA Support to a GOES-R Proving Ground for National Weather Service Forecaster Readiness and Training

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    NWS OPG – CIRA Support to the NOAA NWS Operations Proving Ground

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    Research Collaboration at the NOAA/NWS Aviation Weather Center (AWC) in Support of the Aviation Weather Testbed (AWT)

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    Research Collaboration at the NWS Aviation Weather Center (AWC) in Support of the Aviation Weather Testbed (AWT), Aviation Weather Research Program (AWRP), NextGen Weather Program.

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    Research-to-Operations at the NOAA/Aviation Weather Center (AWC) and Aviation Weather Testbed (AWT) in support of the FAA Aviation Weather Research Program (AWRP)

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    Research-to-Operations at the NOAA/Aviation Weather Center (AWC) and Aviation Weather Testbed (AWT) in support of the FAA Aviation Weather Research Program (AWRP).

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    SHyMet – CIRA support to GOES-R Training: The Satellite Hydro-Meteorology (SHyMet) Education and Outreach Program & GOES-R commitment to the WMO CGMS Intl VLab & GOES-R FDTD Satellite Training Liaison

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    AQPI Economic Impacts Study

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    Estimating the Economic Value of Improved Weather Forecasts Resulting from NOAA – GSD Research and Technology Transfer

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    CIRA Support to JPSS Proving Ground Risk Reduction Training Activities

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  • Various
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    Hydrometeorological and Water Resources Research

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  • Various
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    Improving Convection-Permitting Ensemble Based Uncertainty Communication for Decision Support Using the Weather Archive and Visualization Environment (WAVE)

    Project Theme:
  • Various
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    Intelligent post-processing of convection-allowing model output to inform Weather Prediction Center outlooks and forecasts

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  • Various
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    JPSS PGRR VLAB CIRA Support to JPSS Proving Ground Risk Reduction Training Activities

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  • Various
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    Multi-disciplinary Investigation of Concurrent Tornado and Flash Flood Threats in Landfalling Tropical Cyclones

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  • Various
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    S2S Forecasting of North American Precipitation Anomalies: Using Empirical Forecasts to Challenge Dynamical Forecasts

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  • Various
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    Support of the Virtual Institute for Satellite Integration Training (VISIT)

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  • Various
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    Understanding the Role of the Diurnal Cycle and the Mean State On the Propagation of the Intraseasonal Variability Over the Maritime Continent

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  • Various