ru), the forecasters and the project participants could access the data in digital and graphical formats and also use additional online tools for forecast verification and comparison.
The authors acknowledge the guidance of the WWRP and its working groups, especially the Nowcasting and Mesoscale Research and Forecast Verification Research Working Groups, in facilitating and promoting this work.
Case studies of the river city Sondrio in the Italian Alps highlight the problems analysts face when implementing flood forecast verification
methods, damage assessment tools, and a damage reduction index.
31) by WeatheRate, which Channel 5 says is the only independent forecast verification
company in the nation.
12 Epilogue: new directions in forecast verification
As before, they focus on forecast verification
in atmospheric science, though medicine and many other fields are demonstrating interest of their own.
was done on a daily basis and compared the forecast in the evening with the actual result the next day.
Traditionally, forecast verification
has focused on weather variables that are of little direct value for most users of weather information, such as the 500-hPa geopotential height.
The subjectivity involved in choosing the type of forecast product and classifying the observations results in a confusing picture of flash flooding across the nation and contributes to the challenge of both flash flood forecast verification
and forecast improvement.
The National Hurricane Center's 2011 tropical cyclone report provides a quantitative account of the synoptic history and forecast verification
Franklin, 2012a: 2011 Atlantic and eastern North Pacific forecast verification
Welles, 2009: Application of forecast verification
science to operational river forecasting in the U.