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2007-2009 JHT Projects

Project Title Principal Investigator(s) NHC Point of Contact Goals Costs Years 2007
Mid-year Reports
IHC 2008 Pres. First-year Reports 2008
Mid-year Reports
IHC 2009 Pres. Final Reports Status
Evaluation and Improvement of Spray-Modified Air-Sea Enthalpy and Momentum Flux Parameterizations for operational Hurricane Prediction Bao (NOAA/ESRL)
Fairall (NOAA/ESRL)
Wilczak (NOAA/ESRL)
Pasch
Berg
Fiorino
Surgi/Kwon (EMC)
X y1: $94,052
y2: $101,072
2
Deferred, pending further testing
Validation and Processing Tools for the AF Reserves Command 53rd Weather Reconnaissance Squadron WC-130J Multi-Aircraft SFMR Systems Carswell (RSS)
Black (NOAA/AOML)
Beven
Brown
Sisko
Christensen
X y1: $96,189
y2: $90,978
2
Defer
Improving the Hurricane WRF-Ocean Coupled System for Transition to Operations Ginis (U of Rhode Island) Pasch
Cangialosi
Lozano/Tolman (EMC)
X y1: $132,990
y2: $136,037
2
Deferred, pending further testing
TC Dressing: A Probabilistic Approach to Providing State Dependent, Non-Isotropic Forecast Track Error Guidance Hansen (NRL)
Goerss (NRL)
Franklin
Blake
Sisko
X y1: $70,000
y2: $74,000
2
Accept
An Improved Wind Probability Estimation Program Kidder (Colorado State U)
DeMaria (NOAA/NESDIS)
Harr (NPS)
Lauer
Brennan
X y1: $70,500
y2: $67,200
2
Accept
High Wind Drag Coefficient and Sea Surface Roughness in Shallow Water Powell (NOAA/AOML) Franklin
Blake
Tolman (EMC)
X y1: $73,500 1
Deferred, pending further testing
Web-ATCF, user Requirements, Intensity Consensus and Radii of 12ft Seas Sampson (NRL) Franklin
Sisko
X y1: $70,000
y2: $70,000
2
Accept
Evaluation and Improvement of Ocean Model Parameterizations for NCEP Operations Shay (U of Miami) Avila
Rhome
Lozano (EMC)
X y1: $137,367
y2: $146,286
2
Deferred, pending further testing
Hurricane Model Transitions to Operations at NCEP/EMC Tuleya (SAIC) Pasch
Fiorino
Rhome
Surgi (EMC)
X y1: $171,537
y2: $174,500
2
Accept
Operational Use of Near-Real Time Surface Directional Wave Spectra Generated from NOAA Scanning Radar Altimeter Range Measurements Walsh (NASA/GFSC) Beven
Willis
Brown
Rhome
Cobb
X y1: $116,521
y2: $120,455
2
Accept

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