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JHT 2013-2015 Projects



Project Title Principal Investigator(s) NHC Point of Contact Goals Costs Years IHC 2014 Pres. 2014
Mid-year Reports
First-year Reports IHC 2015 Pres. 2015
Mid-year Reports
2015
Final Report
A Visualization Application for Distributed ADCIRC-based Coastal Storm Surge, Inundation, and Wave Modeling Brian Blanton and Rick Luettich (Univ. of N Carolina) Feyen (NOS), Rhome, Berg, Schauer, Landsea X y1: $88,177
y2: $90,595

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Improving the GFDL/GFDN Operational Tropical Cyclone Models at NOAA/NCEP and Navy/FNMOC Isaac Ginis (Univ. of Rhode Island) and Morris Bender (NOAA/GFDL) Pasch, Mattocks, Tallapragada (EMC), Landsea X y1: $162,000
y2: $165,000

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A Probabilistic TC Genesis Forecast Tool Utilizing an Ensemble of Global Models Bob Hart and Henry Fuelberg (Florida State Univ.) Pasch, Mattocks, Kimberlain, Blake, Landsea X y1: $98,592
y2: $99,200

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Improvement to the Satellite-based 37 GHz Ring Rapid Intensification Index Haiyan Jiang (Florida Intl Univ.) Stewart, Cangialosi, Landsea X y1: $69,980
y2: $71,923

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Guidance on Intensity Guidance Dave Nolan (U of Miami/RSMAS) and Andrea Schumacher (CSU/CIRA) Avila, Blake, Landsea X y1: $75,187
y2: $77,070

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Upgrades to the Operational Monte Carlo Wind Speed Probability Program Andrea Schumacher (CSU/CIRA) Brown, Brennan, Mattocks, Landsea, Roberts X y1: $42,000
y2: $44,000

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Integration of an Objective, Automated TC Center-fixing Algorithm Based on Multispectral Satellite Imagery into NHC/TAFB Operations Tony Wimmers and Chris Velden (Univ. of Wisc./CIMSS) Beven, Mundell, Landsea X y1: $110,015
y2: $111,285

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