UCAR’s 2013 MPEX Experiment

The University Center for Atmospheric Research (UCAR) is conducting their Mesoscale Predictability Experiment (MPEX) from May 15-June 15, 2013 over the central high plains of the US.  The thesis is to try to find if additional sub-synoptic observations via radiosondes and dropsondes to improve convective forecasts in a 6-24hr forecast period and improve the forecast models convective algorithms.  Here is the complete operations plan for the experiment.

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About Chuck Schoeneberger

Former forecaster at Meridian Environmental Technologies Inc (now a Interis Company), with a background in GIS and LiDAR, with other stints at GeoSpatial Services of Winona, MN and Aerometric (Now Quantum Spatial) of Sheboygan, WI. He is a weather technologist for public storm safety from a local to international level. LinkedIn Profile: http://www.linkedin.com/profile/view?id=25048141&trk=tab_pro His views are his own and not of his employer.
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