SPC/NSSL Spring Program 2002
The Spring Program is a part of the NOAA Hazardous Weather Testbed.
Science Support Area
13 May - 25 June




Spring Program 2002 - Operations Plan

Forecast and Daily Evaluation/Verification Forms
 

Schedule of Participants
Daily Schedule of Activities
IHOP / Spring Program Weather Briefing Page


Spring Program / IHOP Forecasts:
(Updated at 17Z Daily)
 

Day 1 Boundary and Convective Initiation Forecast:
Discussion (Click Here)


Spring Program/IHOP Day 1 Forecast - Period 1
Boundary Forecast valid 18Z
Convective Initiation Forecast valid 17-19Z

Spring Program/IHOP Day 1 Forecast - Period 2
Boundary Forecast valid 20Z
Convective Initiation Forecast valid 19-21Z

Spring Program/IHOP Day 1 Forecast - Period 3
Boundary Forecast valid 22Z
Convective Initiation Forecast valid 21-23Z

Spring Program/IHOP Day 1 Forecast - Period 4
Boundary Forecast valid 00Z
Convective Initiation Forecast valid 23-01Z

 

Day 1 LLJ / MCS Forecast:
Discussion (Click Here)


Spring Program/IHOP Day 1 LLJ/MCS Forecast 
Valid 0000-1200 UTC

 

Day 2 Boundary and Convective Initiation Forecast:
Discussion (Click Here)


Spring Program/IHOP Day 2 Forecast
Boundary Forecast valid 21Z
Convective Initiation Forecast valid 18-00Z

 
 

Archive and Verification Data:
(Click on the respective month for additional information)

May 2002
June 2002
 



Experimental Model and Forecast Links:

NCEP Model Production Status

WRF Model Predictions w/ EtaKF Parameterization
MM5 Model Predictions
EtaKF Model Predictions

ARPS Model Forecasts (Specifically for IHOP)

RUC/MAPS Forecast Web Page - FSL
RUC 2/20km Interactive Forecast Soundings
 
 



Other Relevant Internet Links:

Storm Prediction Center

National Severe Storms Laboratory


IHOP Home Page


National Weather Service Home Page
National Weather Service Forecast Office - Norman, OK
Forecast Systems Lab (FSL) Weather Products
Environmental Modeling Center (EMC)


SPC Hourly Mesoscale Analysis
SPC Interactive RUC2 Model Composite Page
SPC National Weather Analysis and Briefing Page
NCAR-RAP Real-Time Weather Data

OU Oklahoma Weather Roundup
Roger Edwards Forecasting Links
Al Pietrycha's Southern Plains Weather Briefing Links
Greg Stumpf's Weather Links
Greg Carbin's National Weather Analysis Briefing Link
Ed Szoke's Weather Briefing Page
FSL Surface Data and Mesonet Plots