NMME Workshop – Meeting Future Needs…June 21-22, 2023

This two-day hybrid workshop will be hosted out of the NOAA Center for Weather and Climate Prediction in College Park, MD. Day 1 activities will provide a historical perspective on the NMME and highlight existing use/needs cases. Day 2 participants will delve into how the NMME fits into the research community and collaboratively set the future for NMME to explore unmet needs.

Dropsonde Profile

Improving the use of Dropsondes in NOAA Operations with HWRF (Sippel FY17)

This project implements an algorithm to estimate drift of the dropsondes in the data assimilation system of the operational Hurricane Weather Research and Forecasting model. With the help of JTTI funds this dropsonde drift algorithm was operational tested and implemented in the National Weather Service (NWS) operations.  NWS is now able to assimilate more dropsonde observations…