Persistent Link:
http://hdl.handle.net/10150/615073
Title:
DISPLAY, ANALYSIS AND DISSEMINATION OF METEOROLOGICAL INFORMATION
Author:
Baker, Neal K.
Affiliation:
The Aerospace Corporation
Issue Date:
1981-10
Rights:
Copyright © International Foundation for Telemetering
Collection Information:
Proceedings from the International Telemetering Conference are made available by the International Foundation for Telemetering and the University of Arizona Libraries. Visit http://www.telemetry.org/index.php/contact-us if you have questions about items in this collection.
Publisher:
International Foundation for Telemetering
Journal:
International Telemetering Conference Proceedings
Abstract:
Meteorological forecasting is a combination of art and science. The need for the human intelligence process still remains. Computers have revolutioned the science of meteorology, but many forecasting tasks still require a large amount of human interpretation and interaction. The forecaster needs to have rapid access to information in order to verify, review, modify, and interpret the computer results. Currently the forecasters review the various data types separately. The system under development will synthesize and display to the forecaster satellite imagery, graphical overlays of the meteorological fields, and alphanumeric reports in a timely manner. A local network will place the forecaster directly on an electronic network which spans the world. Additional tools are provided to the forecaster, such as animation and pseudo-color, to enhance the human recognition processes. Multiple level zooms are utilized to span the range from global to mesoscale phenomena. The forecaster then draws in the human interpreted details. The system merges the human input and adds the computer generated portions. The combined forecast information is disseminated to the weather central and field users. The system will reduce the product generation time by fifty percent. In. addition, special products can be rapidly made up and sent to the users.
Sponsors:
International Foundation for Telemetering
ISSN:
0884-5123; 0074-9079
Additional Links:
http://www.telemetry.org/

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dc.language.isoen_USen
dc.titleDISPLAY, ANALYSIS AND DISSEMINATION OF METEOROLOGICAL INFORMATIONen_US
dc.contributor.authorBaker, Neal K.en
dc.contributor.departmentThe Aerospace Corporationen
dc.date.issued1981-10-
dc.rightsCopyright © International Foundation for Telemeteringen
dc.description.collectioninformationProceedings from the International Telemetering Conference are made available by the International Foundation for Telemetering and the University of Arizona Libraries. Visit http://www.telemetry.org/index.php/contact-us if you have questions about items in this collection.en
dc.publisherInternational Foundation for Telemeteringen
dc.description.abstractMeteorological forecasting is a combination of art and science. The need for the human intelligence process still remains. Computers have revolutioned the science of meteorology, but many forecasting tasks still require a large amount of human interpretation and interaction. The forecaster needs to have rapid access to information in order to verify, review, modify, and interpret the computer results. Currently the forecasters review the various data types separately. The system under development will synthesize and display to the forecaster satellite imagery, graphical overlays of the meteorological fields, and alphanumeric reports in a timely manner. A local network will place the forecaster directly on an electronic network which spans the world. Additional tools are provided to the forecaster, such as animation and pseudo-color, to enhance the human recognition processes. Multiple level zooms are utilized to span the range from global to mesoscale phenomena. The forecaster then draws in the human interpreted details. The system merges the human input and adds the computer generated portions. The combined forecast information is disseminated to the weather central and field users. The system will reduce the product generation time by fifty percent. In. addition, special products can be rapidly made up and sent to the users.en
dc.description.sponsorshipInternational Foundation for Telemeteringen
dc.identifier.issn0884-5123-
dc.identifier.issn0074-9079-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10150/615073-
dc.identifier.journalInternational Telemetering Conference Proceedingsen
dc.typetexten
dc.typeProceedingsen
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