100th AMS Annual Meeting

Boston, MA, United States
Weather & Environment

Thank you for visiting us in Boston. We look forward meeting you next year in New Orleans!

On this page you may review what we talked about this year at AMS, how reliable and accurate weather observations we offer.

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Vaisala Congratulates AMS on their 100th anniversary

Vaisala cheers AMS on for their next 100 years of contributing to better and sustainable future.

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Vaisala speakers at the AMS centennial conference

Monday, January 13:

8:30 AM - 8:45 AM – Room 203 Using Ceilometer Attenuated Backscatter Profiles in Meteorological ApplicationsMinttu Tuononen and Raisa Lehtinen

3:15 PM - 3:30 PM - Ballroom East Unusual Arctic Lightning Detected in 2019 - Ryan Said, Casey McCullar

3:45 PM - 4:00 PM – Room 256 Evaluation of NWP Models Using Scanning Lidar Measurements in Complex Terrain During the WFIP2 Experiment: Lessons Learned – Yelena Pichugina, CIRES/Univ. of Colorado (Vaisala co-author Mark T. Stoelinga)

Tuesday, January 14:

9:45 AM - 10:00 AM Observations of the Microscale Urban Wind field impacting UAV's using Scanning Doppler LIDARJana Preissler, Ludovic Thobois, Darshan Sathiyanarayanan and Rémy Parmentier – Leosphere

Wednesday, January 15:

8:45 AM - 9:00 AM – Room 204 AB CG & Me: Using Lightning Data to Enhance Weather CoverageChris Vagasky

3:00 PM - 3:15 PM – Room 256 The Second Wind Forecast Improvement Project (WFIP2) Decision Support ToolsEric Grimit

3:45 PM - 4:00 PM – Room 203 100 Years of Upper Air MeasurementsChris Vagasky



Monday, January 13:

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM – Hall B1 Poster: 2019 Lightning Activity Review Using Vaisala’s NLDN and GLD360 NetworksCasey McCullar

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM – Hall B1 Retrievals of Backscatter Coefficient and Mass Concentration of particles with Coherent Doppler Lidars – Jana Preissler, Ludovic Thobois, Rémy Parmentier and Jean Pierre Cariou – Leosphere

Tuesday, January 14:

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Hall B1 Poster: The Interleaved Ensemble Map - Samu Karanko,and J. Hyvätti and J. M. Tilli

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