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2007 Meeting - Meteorological Modeling Applications for Chemical Transport Models

8th Annual Ad-Hoc Meteorological Modelers Meeting
NCAR Foothills Laboratory, Boulder CO
June 14th – June 15th, 2007

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Agenda

Thursday, June 14th:

9:00 – 9:15   
Welcome and Introductions (attendees)

9:20 – 10:00 
Comparisons between a 3DVAR/MM5 simulation and a nudged MM5 simulation  (Mike McAtee – Aerospace Corp)

10:00 – 10:40         
Status of RAMS model and recent met/AQ applications (Craig Tremback – ATMET)

10:40 – 11:20         
36/12/4km performance of 2005 MM5 Simulation for the Upper Midwest (Dennis McNally – Alpine Geophysics)

11:30 – 1:00            Lunch

1:00 – 1:40             
Performance and improvement of MM5 for CAMx modeling in Southern CA  (Sang-Mi Lee - SCAQMD)

1:40 – 2:20             
Evaluation of Air Quality Forecasting with Weather Classification  (D. Byun – University of Houston)

2:20 – 3:00             
Implementation of Pleim-Xiu Land Surface Model and Version 2 of the Asymmetric Convective PBL Model in the Weather, Research and Forecasting Model (WRF) - (Rob Gilliam - EPA)

3:00 – 3:20              Break

3:20 – 4:00             
Demonstration of tool for extracting MM5 data for use in AERMOD applications  (Pat Dolwick - EPA)

4:00 – 4:40             
Effects of Cloud Attenuation on Air Quality: A Comparison of Model Treatments (Pat Dolwick – EPA)

 

Friday, June 15th:

8:00 – 8:40             
Discussion on NCEP modeling activities (Peter Manousos – First Energy)

8:40 – 9:20             
Evaluating Meteorological Variables for Biogenic Emissions Modeling
(Kirk Baker - LADCO)

9:20 – 10:00        
The Impact of Nudging in the Meteorological Model for Retrospective CMAQ Simulations  (T. Otte - EPA)

10:00 – 10:40      
Regional Climate Modeling using Downscaled GCM data with MM5 (B. Anderson – EPA)

10:40 – 11:20         
Results of Integrating the Models-3 I/O API and SMOKE emissions models into WRF-Chem (J. McHenry – BAMS)

11:20 – 12:00          Wrap Up

 

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