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June 19, 2013
All times listed in PDT
Aviation Forecasting Workshop
8:00 AM - 9:35 AM PDT-- First Morning Session
8:00 AM - 8:05 AM PDT: Opening Remarks
Mark Jackson, Meteorologist in Charge, NWS Forecast Office, Oxnard
8:05 AM - 8:30 AM PDT: Los Angeles Air Route Traffic Control Center Traffic Management Options [PPT - 3.8MB]
Debra Hernke, Traffic Management Officer, Los Angeles Air Route Traffic Control Center (ARTCC), Palmdale, CA
8:35 AM - 9:00 AM PDT: Blue Skies & Otherwise: A JetBlue Perspective on Aviation Forecasting [PPT - 6.9MB]
Tom Lloyd, Manager, Air Traffic & Meteorology Systems, JetBlue Airways Corp., Long Island City, NY
9:05 AM - 9:30 AM PDT: Southwest Airlines Weather Related Operations at Southwestern US Airports [PPT - 4.2MB] | [Handout]
Rick Curtis, Chief Meteorologist, Southwest Airlines Meteorology, Dallas, TX
9:35 AM - 9:45 AM PDT: Morning Break
9:45 AM - 11:50 AM PDT -- Second Morning Session
9:45 AM - 10:10 AM PDT: NetJets: Unique Aviation Weather [PPT - 4.1MB]
Steve Glauer, Lead Meteorologist, Flight Support, NetJets, Inc., Columbus, OH
10:15 AM - 10:40 AM PDT: General Aviation User Concerns with Aviation Weather
Forecasts [PPT - 0.4MB] | [Handout]
Terry Lankford, FAA FSS Retired; National Weather Association Aviation Meteorology Committee; Pilot, CFII, Murphys, CA
10:45 AM - 11:10 AM PDT: Localized Aviation MOS Program (LAMP) for Aviation Forecasting [PPT - 9.5MB]
Judy Ghirardelli, LAMP Task Manager, NWS Meteorological Development Laboratory, Silver Spring, MD
11:15 AM - 11:40 AM PDT: A Synoptic Climatology of Western US Longwave Open Troughs & Low Cloud Ceilings at KPHX in the Cold Season [PPT - 0.8MB]
Roger Smith, Meteorologist, NWS Center Weather Service Unit, Albuquerque, NM
11:45 AM - 11:50 AM PDT: Closing Remarks
Brandt Maxwell, Meteorologist and Aviation Program Manager, NWS Forecast Office, San Diego, CA
11:50 AM - 12:25 PM PDT: Lunch and Poster Review
Aviator & Controller Weather Workshop
12:25 PM - 2:15 PM PDT -- First Afternoon Session
12:25 PM - 12:30 PM PDT: Opening Remarks
Peter Felsch, Meteorologist in Charge, NWS Center Weather Service Unit, Palmdale, CA
12:30 PM - 12:55 PM PDT: Weather-Related General Aviation Accidents [PPT - 15.9MB] | [Handout]
Kathleen Vasconcelos, VP, Education and Operations, AOPA Foundation, Air Safety Institute, Frederick, MD
1:00 PM - 1:25 PM PDT: Thunderstorms of the Southwest: What to Expect, and Where to Look(out) [PPT - 18.3MB]
Sarah Johnson, Meteorologist & Aviation Program Leader, NWS Forecast Office, Amarillo, TX
1:30 PM - 2:10 PM PDT: High Impact Weather Hazards for Southern California Aviation [PPT - 10.3MB]
Ivory Small, Science & Operations Officer, NWS Forecast Office, San Diego, CA
2:15 PM - 2:25 PM PDT: Afternoon Break
2:25 PM - 4:00 PM PDT -- Second Afternoon Session
2:25 PM - 2:50 PM PDT: Pilot Interpretation and Application of Aviation Weather
Forecasts [PPT - 0.8MB] | [Handout]
Terry Lankford, FAA FSS Retired; National Weather Association Aviation Meteorology Committee; Pilot, CFII, Murphys, CA
2:55 PM - 3:20 PM PDT: Turbulence: Preflight Decision Aids [PPT - 12.3MB]
Gregory Harris, Aviation Meteorologist, NWS Aviation Weather Center, Kansas City, MO
3:25 PM - 3:50 PM PDT: How to Use Skew-Ts to Assess Icing & Wind Shear [PPT - 0.5MB]
Jonathan Guseman, Forecaster, and Joe Jurecka, Lead Forecaster, NWS Forecast Office, Lubbock, TX
3:55 PM - 4:00 PM PDT: Closing Remarks
Andrew Rorke, Senior Meteorologist & Aviation Program Leader, NWS Forecast Office, Oxnard, CA
Online Poster Presentations
Widespread Blowing Dust Events in Southwest New Mexico and Far West Texas [PDF - 10.2MB]
Lance Tripoli, Meteorologist & Aviation Program Leader, NWS Forecast Office, El Paso, TX
California Interagency Operating Plan for Volcanic Ash Events [PDF - 1.3MB]
Scott Birch, Regional Aviation Meteorologist, NWS Western Region Headquarters, Salt Lake City, UT
Digital Aviation Services: The Road to NextGen [PDF - 1.9MB]
Joseph DelliCarpini, Science and Operations Officer, NWS Forecast Office, Taunton, MA

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