Saturday, 18 October 2014
Doppler Radar Signatures Associated with Connecticut Tornadoes 1995 – present.
Ryan Hanrahan, NBC Connecticut – West Hartford, CT
Blizzard of 2013, Aberration Or The New Normal.
Paul Kocin, Forecast Operations Branch NOAA/National Weather Service
Exploring Tri-State Climate Variability and Change
Dr. David A. Robinson, New Jersey State Climatologist, Rutgers University
11-11:15 a.m. Break
Hurricane Sandy – Boundary Layer Structure Effects on Winds and Storm Surge.
Jeffrey S. Tongue, NOAA/National Weather Service, Upton, NY
NWS Weather Ready Nation initiative and how science is a critical and integral part.
Dr. Jason Tuelll, Director, Eastern Region NWS, Bohemia, NY
12:30-1:30 p.m. Lunch
Tracking Hurricanes and Saharan Dust Storms from Space.
Jason Dunion, NOAA Hurricane Research Division in Miami, FL.
Application of Geographic Information Systems in the National Weather Service.
Adrienne Leptich, NOAA/National Weather Service, Upton, NY
The GOES-R Satellite: A New Eye in the Sky.
Eleanor Vallier-Talbot, NOAA/National Weather Service, Taunton, MA
Quincy Vagell, Freelance Meteorologist – Naugatuck, CT.
3:30-3:45 p.m. Break
Winter 14-15…Will Our Long Standing Ideas Win Out?
Joe D’Aleo, Weatherbell Analytics LLC
4:30-5:00 p.m. Panel Discussion