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NOAA/NWS Forecast Uncertainty Steering Team
The National Weather Service provides forecast uncertainty products, services, and information meeting customer and partner needs.
To advise and coordinate NWS activities related to the development, implementation, and evolution of forecast uncertainty products, services, and information.

Next Meeting Materials (8/27/08)
  • Please refer to Past Meetings for notes and presentations.
  • Upcoming Uncertainty Steering Team Topics (tentative):
    • IRIS project
    • Jim Hansen to speak about probabilistic prediction (TBD)
    • Tropical cyclone briefing (Scott Kiser - Sept 10)
Action Items
  • AWIPS II CONOPS for Forecast Uncertainty (D. Hilderbrand)

  • NWS research priorities for OAR on forecast uncertainty (All) - please send your ideas to Tom Hamill (

  • Please send your ideas for "low-hanging fruit". (All, due to A. Bleistein)

  • Provide Doug/Andrea with list of current uncertainty forecast (UF) related activities (All, Past Due)-Posted activities below

OSIP documentation
Training Need Statements
  1. Forecast Uncertainty Learning Path and Introductory Module
  2. Uncertainty Statistics
  3. Uncertainty Guidance Application
  4. Using Uncertainty Web Guidance
  5. Communicating Forecast Uncertainty to Emergency Managers
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Page Author: Andrea Bleistein
Page last modified: Apr 18, 2008

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