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2022-10-03 08:05 55.5 65.9 44.3 5.9 325 7.1 319 25.015 238.8 0.00
2022-10-03 08:00 55.6 67.0 44.8 5.5 304 6.6 308 25.014 196.6 0.00
2022-10-03 07:55 54.6 70.8 45.4 5.7 330 7.8 324 25.014 304.2 0.00
2022-10-03 07:50 53.4 73.6 45.2 5.6 336 7.8 323 25.013 261.9 0.00
2022-10-03 07:45 52.7 79.4 46.5 4.5 5 5.6 10 25.013 113.2 0.00
2022-10-03 07:40 53.0 77.1 46.1 4.6 6 6.2 352 25.013 84.3 0.00
2022-10-03 07:35 52.9 76.1 45.6 4.4 353 6.3 344 25.011 155.3 0.00
2022-10-03 07:30 52.3 80.0 46.3 3.3 344 4.6 341 25.010 198.0 0.00
2022-10-03 07:25 51.6 82.2 46.3 2.4 344 3.2 339 25.009 214.5 0.00
2022-10-03 07:20 50.8 85.0 46.4 2.4 20 3.5 7 25.008 210.9 0.00
2022-10-03 07:15 50.4 85.8 46.3 3.3 0 4.3 324 25.008 105.0 0.00
2022-10-03 07:10 50.3 85.9 46.2 4.6 321 5.0 322 25.007 73.2 0.00
2022-10-03 07:05 49.9 85.4 45.7 4.8 320 5.3 307 25.007 61.8 0.00
2022-10-03 07:00 49.1 88.2 45.7 4.1 304 5.1 304 25.007 77.9 0.00
2022-10-03 06:55 48.4 88.3 45.1 2.7 306 3.8 306 25.005 44.8 0.00
2022-10-03 06:50 48.0 89.0 44.9 1.8 320 2.4 308 25.003 43.1 0.00
2022-10-03 06:45 47.7 89.1 44.7 2.8 305 3.2 284 25.001 36.0 0.00
2022-10-03 06:40 47.4 88.7 44.3 3.3 290 3.6 278 24.999 30.5 0.00
2022-10-03 06:35 47.2 88.3 44.0 4.1 279 4.9 278 24.998 24.3 0.00
2022-10-03 06:30 47.2 87.9 43.8 2.6 259 2.9 248 24.996 15.5 0.00
2022-10-03 06:25 47.1 87.7 43.7 2.2 251 3.3 262 24.996 10.4 0.00
2022-10-03 06:20 47.5 87.6 44.0 2.2 262 3.3 259 24.996 7.0 0.00
2022-10-03 06:15 47.8 87.4 44.2 1.4 268 1.8 278 24.995 4.8 0.00
2022-10-03 06:10 47.9 87.0 44.3 1.1 284 1.4 280 24.995 3.2 0.00
2022-10-03 06:05 48.1 86.7 44.3 1.1 256 1.8 260 24.995 2.6 0.00
2022-10-03 06:00 48.0 87.8 44.5 1.1 296 1.3 296 24.995 1.6 0.00
2022-10-03 05:55 47.8 88.1 44.5 1.6 334 1.9 16 24.993 0.8 0.00
2022-10-03 05:50 47.8 88.3 44.5 0.8 17 1.6 326 24.992 0.4 0.00
2022-10-03 05:45 47.9 88.1 44.5 2.5 326 3.1 324 24.990 0.2 0.00
2022-10-03 05:40 48.1 87.8 44.6 2.6 321 2.9 322 24.989 0.0 0.00
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2022-10-03 08:05 13.1 65.9 6.8 2.6 325 3.2 319 847.10 238.8 0.00
2022-10-03 08:00 13.1 67.0 7.1 2.5 304 2.9 308 847.09 196.6 0.00
2022-10-03 07:55 12.6 70.8 7.4 2.6 330 3.5 324 847.06 304.2 0.00
2022-10-03 07:50 11.9 73.6 7.3 2.5 336 3.5 323 847.03 261.9 0.00
2022-10-03 07:45 11.5 79.4 8.0 2.0 5 2.5 10 847.03 113.2 0.00
2022-10-03 07:40 11.7 77.1 7.8 2.1 6 2.8 352 847.03 84.3 0.00
2022-10-03 07:35 11.6 76.1 7.6 2.0 353 2.8 344 846.97 155.3 0.00
2022-10-03 07:30 11.3 80.0 8.0 1.5 344 2.1 341 846.93 198.0 0.00
2022-10-03 07:25 10.9 82.2 8.0 1.1 344 1.4 339 846.91 214.5 0.00
2022-10-03 07:20 10.4 85.0 8.0 1.1 20 1.5 7 846.87 210.9 0.00
2022-10-03 07:15 10.2 85.8 7.9 1.5 0 1.9 324 846.88 105.0 0.00
2022-10-03 07:10 10.2 85.9 7.9 2.1 321 2.3 322 846.82 73.2 0.00
2022-10-03 07:05 9.9 85.4 7.6 2.2 320 2.4 307 846.84 61.8 0.00
2022-10-03 07:00 9.5 88.2 7.6 1.8 304 2.3 304 846.84 77.9 0.00
2022-10-03 06:55 9.1 88.3 7.3 1.2 306 1.7 306 846.75 44.8 0.00
2022-10-03 06:50 8.9 89.0 7.2 0.8 320 1.1 308 846.70 43.1 0.00
2022-10-03 06:45 8.7 89.1 7.0 1.2 305 1.4 284 846.63 36.0 0.00
2022-10-03 06:40 8.6 88.7 6.8 1.5 290 1.6 278 846.55 30.5 0.00
2022-10-03 06:35 8.5 88.3 6.6 1.8 279 2.2 278 846.52 24.3 0.00
2022-10-03 06:30 8.4 87.9 6.5 1.1 259 1.3 248 846.46 15.5 0.00
2022-10-03 06:25 8.4 87.7 6.5 1.0 251 1.5 262 846.48 10.4 0.00
2022-10-03 06:20 8.6 87.6 6.6 1.0 262 1.5 259 846.46 7.0 0.00
2022-10-03 06:15 8.8 87.4 6.8 0.6 268 0.8 278 846.44 4.8 0.00
2022-10-03 06:10 8.8 87.0 6.8 0.5 284 0.6 280 846.44 3.2 0.00
2022-10-03 06:05 8.9 86.7 6.8 0.5 256 0.8 260 846.43 2.6 0.00
2022-10-03 06:00 8.9 87.8 7.0 0.5 296 0.6 296 846.43 1.6 0.00
2022-10-03 05:55 8.8 88.1 6.9 0.7 334 0.9 16 846.34 0.8 0.00
2022-10-03 05:50 8.8 88.3 7.0 0.3 17 0.7 326 846.31 0.4 0.00
2022-10-03 05:45 8.8 88.1 7.0 1.1 326 1.4 324 846.25 0.2 0.00
2022-10-03 05:40 8.9 87.8 7.0 1.2 321 1.3 322 846.24 0.0 0.00
CIRA

Cooperative Institute for Research in the Atmosphere

Our Research

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Accelerate Improvements in National Hurricane Center Forecast Techniques – Statistical Techniques and Advanced Model Diagnostic Tools

Project Theme:
  • Climate Weather Processes
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    An Open Framework for Process-Oriented Diagnostics

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

    Project Theme:
  • Climate Weather Processes
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    Collaborative Research: Assessing Oceanic Predictability Sources for MJO Propagation

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

    Project Theme:
  • 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

    Project Theme:
  • 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

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

    Project Theme:
  • Data Distribution
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    HAZARD SERVICES: National Center Evolve

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

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

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

    Project Theme:
  • 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

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

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

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

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

    Project Theme:
  • 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

    Project Theme:
  • Education and Outreach
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    Forecast Impact and Quality Assessment

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

    Project Theme:
  • Education and Outreach
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    Research Collaborations with Information and Technology Services

    Project Theme:
  • Education and Outreach
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    Weather Archive and Visualization Environment (WAVE)

    Project Theme:
  • 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

    Project Title-

    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

    Project Title-

    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

    Project Theme:
  • Various
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    Hydrometeorological and Water Resources Research

    Project Theme:
  • 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

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

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

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

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

    Project Theme:
  • 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

    Project Theme:
  • Various