This paper describes how NSSL scientists and NWS forecasters evaluate new tools and techniques through real-time testbed operations for the improvement of flash flood detection and warning operations.
This paper investigates flash flooding fatalities from 1996 to 2014 across the United States, providing insight into the circumstances and context of the flooding.
Holly is a former broadcaster, researching severe weather warning improvements with CIMMS/NSSL. Learn more.
Heather Grams works on the “Multi-Sensor” side of the Multi-Radar Multi-Sensor program. Learn more.
Mohammed Osman is a postdoc with CIMMS/NSSL, working on mining large ARM LIDAR data sets to study turbulence in the convective boundary layer. Learn More.
John develops, codes, tests, and supports dualpol-algorithms for the WSR-88D. Learn more about his work.
Youcun Qi works closely with NSSL’s WRDD on research-to-operations projects and technology transfers. Learn More.
Tiffany is a technical advisor to the NOAA Hazardous Weather Testbed. Learn more about her!
Thomas Jones is a research and teaching associate with OU CIMMS, and part of the Warn-on-Forecast group with NSSL. Learn more.
A diverse group of scientists is coming together to improve how severe weather information is conveyed to the public.