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First Q2 Workshop (Q2 - "Next Generation QPE")

June 28-30, 2005

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Cohosted by the NWS Office of Hydrologic Development, the primary focus of this workshop is meeting NOAA/NWS service needs in conjunction with NOAA mission goals. Accordingly, a significant part of the workshop will be dedicated to presentation and discussion of operational needs and issues. This will be followed by discussions and formulation of the science and science-to-operations plan for QPE and very short-range QPF that leverages the NMQ infrastructure and associated joint applications development environment (JADE).


Expected outcomes of the workshop are:

Workshop participation:

The idea is to have a truly "working" workshop. To the extent possible, workshop participants will be asked to participate in discussion groups prior to and during the workshop. It is expected that theese discussions will help focus ideas on individual topics. The discussion moderator will then present results to facilitate a science and research-to-operations plan