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High Impact Weather Project
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Mission

To promote cooperative international research to achieve a dramatic increase in resilience to high impact weather, worldwide, through improving forecasts for timescales of minutes to two weeks and enhancing their communication and utility in social, economic and environmental applications

News

2016

High Impact Weather (HIWeather) Project Kick off meeting
(EXETER, UK, 27-29 April)

  • Presentations - Plenary on HIWeather Impacts, Communication and Evaluation plenary (27 April) flashing

Agenda

Human Impacts, Vulnerability and Risk Task Team (HIVR-TT)
Brian Mills

Impact and risk-based approaches in forecasting: challenges and discussion topics
Joanne Robbins

Dynamic Vulnerability Assessment
Isabelle Ruin

The Weather Information Value Chain
Jeffrey K. Lazo

CEDIM’s Forensic Disaster Analysis in near real-time
Michael Kunz


Challenge to Develop and Demonstrate New User-Oriented Forecast Verification Metrics
Barbara Brown, Beth Ebert, Thomas Haiden, Martin Göber, Marion Mittermaier and
Pertti Nurmi

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International Coordination Office


Steering Group Members

Co-chair:  Brian Golding, Met Office, UK
e-mail: brian.golding@metoffice.gov.uk

Co-chair: David Johnston, University of New Zealand
e-mail: david.johnston@gns.cri.nz

George Craig, LMU, Germany, lead of the Predictability and Processes Theme
e-mail: george.craig@lmu.de

Beth Ebert, BoM, Australia, lead of the Evaluation Theme
e-mail: e.ebert@bom.gov.au

Brian Mills, Environment Canada, lead of the Vulnerability and Risk Theme
e-mail:bmills@uwaterloo.ca

Jenny Sun, USA, lead of the Multiscale Forecasting Theme
e-mail: sunj@ucar.edu

 

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