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2022-12-09 02:25 18.5 73.0 11.3 5.8 255 6.5 246 24.924 0.2 0.00
2022-12-09 02:20 18.5 70.6 10.6 3.5 239 5.1 239 24.923 0.1 0.00
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2022-12-09 02:05 19.3 68.0 10.5 4.1 298 5.9 315 24.926 0.1 0.00
2022-12-09 02:00 19.8 63.3 9.3 2.8 314 3.2 285 24.927 0.1 0.00
2022-12-09 01:55 20.1 68.4 11.3 1.9 286 3.1 289 24.929 0.2 0.00
2022-12-09 01:50 21.0 65.8 11.4 1.7 287 2.1 279 24.933 0.2 0.00
2022-12-09 01:45 20.9 65.5 11.2 1.7 260 2.3 259 24.930 0.2 0.00
2022-12-09 01:40 20.4 66.8 11.1 1.5 246 2.3 227 24.933 0.1 0.00
2022-12-09 01:35 20.6 66.2 11.1 0.4 250 1.8 250 24.934 0.2 0.00
2022-12-09 01:30 20.1 67.5 11.0 1.0 355 1.9 349 24.932 0.2 0.00
2022-12-09 01:25 20.4 65.8 10.7 1.8 349 2.4 49 24.928 0.2 0.00
2022-12-09 01:20 20.2 66.0 10.7 2.9 69 3.3 78 24.931 0.2 0.00
2022-12-09 01:15 20.2 67.5 11.2 3.2 61 4.4 70 24.930 0.1 0.00
2022-12-09 01:10 22.1 63.0 11.4 2.2 62 2.8 61 24.927 0.1 0.00
2022-12-09 01:05 22.2 63.0 11.5 2.0 179 2.8 183 24.920 0.2 0.00
2022-12-09 01:00 22.7 61.9 11.6 2.6 192 4.2 193 24.915 0.2 0.00
2022-12-09 00:55 22.2 64.1 11.9 3.3 187 4.3 195 24.915 0.2 0.00
2022-12-09 00:50 21.2 67.2 12.0 2.2 204 3.2 204 24.917 0.2 0.00
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
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2022-12-09 02:25 -7.5 73.0 -11.5 2.6 255 2.9 246 844.03 0.2 0.00
2022-12-09 02:20 -7.5 70.6 -11.9 1.5 239 2.3 239 844.00 0.1 0.00
2022-12-09 02:15 -6.7 69.2 -11.5 1.3 244 1.6 242 844.00 0.1 0.00
2022-12-09 02:10 -6.6 67.8 -11.5 1.4 252 2.3 296 844.04 0.2 0.00
2022-12-09 02:05 -7.1 68.0 -12.0 1.8 298 2.6 315 844.11 0.1 0.00
2022-12-09 02:00 -6.8 63.3 -12.6 1.2 314 1.4 285 844.13 0.1 0.00
2022-12-09 01:55 -6.6 68.4 -11.5 0.8 286 1.4 289 844.20 0.2 0.00
2022-12-09 01:50 -6.1 65.8 -11.4 0.7 287 0.9 279 844.33 0.2 0.00
2022-12-09 01:45 -6.1 65.5 -11.6 0.8 260 1.0 259 844.22 0.2 0.00
2022-12-09 01:40 -6.4 66.8 -11.6 0.7 246 1.0 227 844.32 0.1 0.00
2022-12-09 01:35 -6.4 66.2 -11.6 0.2 250 0.8 250 844.35 0.2 0.00
2022-12-09 01:30 -6.6 67.5 -11.6 0.5 355 0.9 349 844.30 0.2 0.00
2022-12-09 01:25 -6.5 65.8 -11.8 0.8 349 1.1 49 844.17 0.2 0.00
2022-12-09 01:20 -6.5 66.0 -11.8 1.3 69 1.5 78 844.25 0.2 0.00
2022-12-09 01:15 -6.6 67.5 -11.6 1.4 61 2.0 70 844.24 0.1 0.00
2022-12-09 01:10 -5.5 63.0 -11.4 1.0 62 1.3 61 844.11 0.1 0.00
2022-12-09 01:05 -5.5 63.0 -11.4 0.9 179 1.3 183 843.88 0.2 0.00
2022-12-09 01:00 -5.2 61.9 -11.4 1.2 192 1.9 193 843.73 0.2 0.00
2022-12-09 00:55 -5.4 64.1 -11.2 1.5 187 1.9 195 843.71 0.2 0.00
2022-12-09 00:50 -6.0 67.2 -11.1 1.0 204 1.4 204 843.78 0.2 0.00
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
CIRA

Cooperative Institute for Research in the Atmosphere

NOAA/NASA Satellite Meteorology Summer Workshop


CIRA main building, 3925 Laporte Ave., Fort Collins, CO

Director’s Conference Room (upstairs, end of south wing)

Download a .pdf of the schedule: summer_workshop_full_agenda_v12

Monday, July 8 – Radiative Transfer
7:45 am – Buses depart from Hilton
8:00 – 8:45 – Breakfast at CIRA
8:45 – 9:00 – Welcome, Safety Briefing, Introductions
9:00 – 11:00 – Sat Orbits & Instruments, Planck radiance, BTs in mixels, refl solar & thermal emiss, 4 vs 11 um– Lecture, Paul Menzel
11:00 – 11:15 – Break
11:15 – 12:00 – Intro to HYDRA, refl solar & earth emission – Lab, Menzel
12:00 – 1:00 – Lunch
1:00 – 3:00 – RTE, land-ocean-atm spectral signatures – Lecture, Menzel
3:00 – 3:15 – Break
3:15 – 4:00 – ABI spectral bands – Lab, Menzel
4:00 – 5:00 – Student Presentations
– 4:00 – 4:15 – Kelcy Brunner
– 4:15 – 4:30 – Hyunglok Kim
– 4:30 – 4:45 – Christopher Hartman
– 4:45 – 5:00 – Kristan Morgan

Tuesday, July 9 – Radiative Transfer
8:15 am – Buses depart from Hilton
8:30 – 9:00 – Breakfast at CIRA
9:00 – 11:00 – Review, Hyperspectral IR – Lecture, Menzel & Students
11:00 – 11:15 – Break
11:15 – 12:00 – MW Sounder– Lecture, Menzel
12:00 – 1:00 – Lunch
1:00 – 3:00 – VIIRS, CrIS & ATMS estimates of TPW – Lab, Menzel
3:00 – 3:15 – Break
3:15 – 4:00 – Review – Lecture, Menzel & Students
4:00 – 5:00 – Student Presentations
– 4:00 – 4:15 – Chuck White
– 4:15 – 4:30 – Allyson Rugg
– 4:30 – 4:45 – Joseph Chan
– 4:45 – 5:00 – Jonathan Smith

Wednesday, July 10 – GOES-R Satellite Series
8:15 am – Buses depart from Hilton
8:30 – 9:00 – Breakfast at CIRA
9:00 – 10:00 – GOES-R Intro – Pam Sullivan
10:15 – 11:00 – ABI Intro and time for questions – Tim Schmit
11:00 – 11:15 – Break
11:15 – 12:00 – ABI Hands-on Exercises – Tim Schmit
12:00 – 1:00 – Lunch
1:00 – 2:00 – Reading/Manipulating ABI data with Exercises – Kyle Hilburn and Dan Lindsey
2:00 – 3:00 – GLM Intro – Steve Goodman
3:00 – 3:15 – Break
3:15 – 4:00 – GLM Hands-on Exercises – Steve Goodman
4:00 – 5:00 – Student Presentations
– 4:00 – 4:15 – Diego Salazar Martinez
– 4:15 – 4:30 – Shanice Whitehall
– 4:30 – 4:45 – Martin Rugna
– 4:45 – 5:00 – Paula Hobouchian

Thursday, July 11 – JPSS Satellite Series
7:15 am – Buses depart from Hilton
7:30 – 8:00 – Breakfast at CIRA
8:00 – 8:05 – Introduction – Jorel Torres
8:05 – 8:30 – JPSS Overview – Greg Mandt
8:30 – 9:00 – JPSS Science Foundation and Project Applications – Mitch Goldberg
9:00 – 10:30 – Microwave Remote Sensing – Sid Boukabara
10:30 – 10:45 – Break
10:45 – 12:00 – IR Remote Sensing – Chris Barnet
12:00 – 1:00 – Lunch
1:00 – 2:00 – VIIRS Day Night Band – Steve Miller
2:00 – 3:00 – Fire & Smoke and Land Applications – Ivan Csiszar
3:00 – 3:30 – Break
3:30 – 4:30 – Tropical Cyclone Applications – Josh Cossuth
4:30 – 5:00 – Open Discussion – Mitch Goldberg
5:00 – 5:10 – Educational Resources – Jorel Torres

Friday, July 12 – NASA Satellites (aka, “Chris Day”)
8:15 am – Buses depart from Hilton
8:30 – 9:00 – Breakfast at CIRA
9:00 – 10:30 – Precipitation Measurement Missions – Chris Kummerow
10:30 – 10:45 – Break
10:45 – 12:00 – Carbon Measurement Missions – Chris O’Dell
12:00 – 1:00 – Lunch
1:00 – 2:30 – Evapotranspiration, Artificial Intelligence and Big Data – Chris Hain
2:30 – 2:45 – Break
2:45 – 4:00 – Aerosol Remote Sensing — Application to Wildfire Smoke, Volcanic Plumes, Desert Dust, and Pollution Particles – Ralph Kahn

Monday, July 15 – EUMETSAT
8:15 am – Buses depart from Hilton
8:30 – 9:00 – Breakfast at CIRA
9:00 – 10:30 – Explain an RGB – Mark Higgins
10:30 – 10:45 – Break
10:45 – 12:00 – Phases of convection and the microphysics RGBs – Mark Higgins
12:00 – 1:00 – Lunch
1:00 – 2:30 – What makes for “Useful products” – Mark Higgins
2:30 – 2:45 – Break
2:45 – 4:00 – Future EUMETSAT programmes – Mark Higgins
4:00 – 5:00 – Student Presentations
– 4:00 – 4:15 – Ines Simone
– 4:15 – 4:30 – Amanda Rehbein
– 4:30 – 4:45 – Miguel Perpina
– 4:45 – 5:00 – Anna del Moral

Tuesday, July 16 – NWP and Satellite Data Assimilation
8:15 am – Buses depart from Hilton
8:30 – 9:00 – Breakfast at CIRA
9:00 – 9:45 – The challenge of R2O and O2R in Transferring NWP Research Activities into Operations – Sid Boukabara
9:45 – 10:30 – The Emerging use of Artificial Intelligence (AI) into Earth Observation and NWP – Sid Boukabara
10:30 – 10:45 – Break
10:45 – 12:00 – Introduction to Numerical Weather Prediction – Curtis Alexander
12:00 – 1:00 – Lunch
1:00 – 2:00 – Variational Data Assimilation 1 – Steve Fletcher
2:00 – 2:15 – Break
2:15 – 3:15 – Variational Data Assimilation 2 – Steve Fletcher
3:15 – 5:00 – Student Presentations
– 3:15 – 3:30 – William Agyakwah
– 3:30 – 3:45 – Lena Heuscher
– 3:45 – 4:00 – Camila Lopes
– 4:00 – 4:15 – Hallan Souza
– 4:15 – 4:30 – Ivan Arias
– 4:30 – 4:45 – Naufal Razin
– 4:45 – 5:00 – Chandra Pasillas

Wednesday, July 17 – Field trip to Boulder
(Breakfast on your own)
8:30 am – Bus departs from Hilton to UCAR CG-1 3150
10:00 – 12:00 – COMET – Online Training Resources for Environmental Satellites and Applications – Patrick Dills and Amy Stevermer
12:00 – 1:30 – Walk to Foothills Lab, Lunch at Cafeteria (students pay for themselves), Antenna Viewing, Return to CG
1:30 – 4:00 – Unidata Overview – Tom Yoksas (at CG)
– GOES-R/S data ingest and dissemination
– GOES-R/S data serving
– Unidata supported analysis and display applications: AWIPS, GEMPAK, IDV, McIDAS, MetPy
– GOES-R/S data proximate analysis and display – Juypter notebooks example use “the cloud”
4:00 – 5:30 – Bus returns to the Hilton

Thursday, July 18 – NWP and Satellite Data Assimilation
8:15 am – Buses depart from Hilton
8:30 – 9:00 – Breakfast at CIRA
9:00 – 10:30 – Ensemble Variational Data Assimilation – Steve Fletcher
10:30 – 10:45 – Break
10:45 – 12:00 – Global Satellite Data Assimilation – John Derber
12:00 – 1:00 – Lunch
1:00 – 2:30 – Regional modeling and Data Assimilation – Steve Weygandt
2:30 – 2:45 – Break
2:45 – 4:00 – Regional modeling and Data Assimilation – Terra Ladwig
4:00 – 5:00 – Tropical Cyclone Data Assimilation – Ting-Chi Wu

Friday, July 19 – NWP and Satellite Data Assimilation
8:15 am – Buses depart from Hilton
8:30 – 9:00 – Breakfast at CIRA
9:00 – 10:30 – Data Assimilation Exercises – Ben Ruston
10:30 – 10:45 – Break
10:45 – 12:00 – Future of Satellite Data Assimilation – Jim Yoe
12:00 – 1:00 – Lunch and Course Surveys
1:00 – Course Dismissal

Monday 7/8 – Radiative transfer – Please download and decompress this file in advance (3.8 GB): ftp://rammftp.cira.colostate.edu/Lindsey/summer_workshop_menzel.tar

Monday/Tuesday Presentation files:

ftp://rammftp.cira.colostate.edu/Lindsey/lecture-08Jul2019-RSS-SatOrbits-VisIRW.pptx

ftp://rammftp.cira.colostate.edu/Lindsey/lecture-08Jul2019-RTE-LandOceanAtmRS.pptx

lecture-09Jul2019-HighSpectralResIR-MW

End of session quiz: Menzel_Quiz

Wednesday 7/10, 9:00 am – GOES-R Overview – Pam Sullivan presentation: ftp://rammftp.cira.colostate.edu/Lindsey/workshop/GOES-R%20Overview%20For%20Satellite%20Summer%20Workshop%20July%202019.pptx

Wednesday 7/10, 10:00 am – ABI – Tim Schmit presentation: ftp://rammftp.cira.colostate.edu/Lindsey/workshop/summer_workshop_Schmit_ABI_updated.pptx

Wednesday 7/10, 11:15 am – Hands-on presentation: ftp://rammftp.cira.colostate.edu/Lindsey/workshop/summer_workshop_Schmit_ABI_hands_on_updated.pptx

Useful ABI link: http://cimss.ssec.wisc.edu/goes/goesdata.html . Recommended but not required download: http://cimss.ssec.wisc.edu/csppgeo/geo2grid_v1.0.0.html

Wednesday 7/10, 1:00 pm – Reading and manipulating ABI data – Instructions and links here – please follow these instructions prior to departing for Colorado: Hilburn_Satellite_Summer_School_2019

Wednesday 7/10, 2:00 – GLM – Steve Goodman presentation: ftp://rammftp.cira.colostate.edu/Lindsey/workshop/SatMet%20Workshop%202019_Week1_Wednesday_GOES-R_GLM%20Lecture%20FINAL-Goodman.pptx

Wednesday 7/10, 3:15 – GLM Quiz: glm_NA_examples2_tests

Thursday 7/11 – JPSS Day – All talks can material can be found here: http://rammb.cira.colostate.edu/training/visit/links_and_tutorials/2019_noaa_nasa_jpss_workshop.asp

Friday 7/12 – NASA Day – 9:00 am – Precipitation Measurement Missions – Chris Kummerow presentation: ftp://rammftp.cira.colostate.edu/Lindsey/workshop/kummerow_NASA.NOAA.pptx

Friday 7/12 – NASA Day – 10:45 am – Carbon Measurement Missions – Chris O’Dell presentation: ftp://rammftp.cira.colostate.edu/Lindsey/workshop/ODell_CIRA_Workshop_2019.pptx

OCO-3 Movie: ftp://rammftp.cira.colostate.edu/Lindsey/workshop/OCO3_movie.pptx

Friday 7/12 – 1:00 pm – Evapotranspiration, Artificial Intelligence and Big Data – Chris Hain presentation: ftp://rammftp.cira.colostate.edu/Lindsey/workshop/csu_summer_school_sport_et_big_data.pptx

Monday 7/15 – EUMETSAT – Download materials here: https://training.tools.eumetsat.int/course_material/noaa2019/

Tuesday 7/16 – 9:00 am – R20 – Sid Boukabara presentation: Presentation_R2O_2019_Boukabara

Tuesday 7/16 – 9:45 am – Artificial Intelligence – Sid Boukabara presentation: ftp://rammftp.cira.colostate.edu/Lindsey/workshop/Emerging_AI4NWP_Boukabara_v1.pptx

Tuesday 7/16 – 10:45 am – Intro to NWP – Curtis Alexander presentation: ftp://rammftp.cira.colostate.edu/Lindsey/workshop/Intro_to_NWP_Alexander.pptx

Tuesday 7/16 – Intro to Variational Data Assimilation – Steve Fletcher presentation: Intro_Variational_DA_Fletcher

Tuesday 7/16 – Intro to Non-Gaussian DA – Steve Fletcher presentation: NonGaussian_DA_Fletcher

Tuesday 7/16 – Non-Gaussian DA Applications – Steve Fletcher presentation: NonGaussian_DA_Applications_Fletcher

Thursday 7/18 – 9:00 am – Ensemble Variational DA – Steve Fletcher presentation: Ensemble_DA_Fletcher

Thursday 7/18 – 1:00 pm – Regional modeling and Data Assimilation – Steve Weygandt presentation: ftp://rammftp.cira.colostate.edu/Lindsey/workshop/Mesoscale_DA_Weygandt.pptx

Thursday 7/18 – 2:45 pm – Clouds and Precipitation Data Assimilation – Terra Ladwig presentation: https://drive.google.com/a/rams.colostate.edu/file/d/1TVOApAqp9nsWYOPVW8SFUVEH3UursZQk/view?usp=sharing

Thursday 7/18 – 4:00 pm – Tropical Cyclone DA – Ting-Chi Wu presentation: ftp://rammftp.cira.colostate.edu/Lindsey/workshop/tropical_cyclone_DA_Wu.pptx

Friday 7/19 – 9:00 am – Evaluating a satellite in assimilation – Ben Ruston presentation: Ruston_new_radiance_assimilation

Friday 7/19 – 10:45 am – Future of DA – Jim Yoe presentation: ftp://rammftp.cira.colostate.edu/Lindsey/workshop/Future_of_Data_Assimilation_Yoe.pptx