WFO Wakefield
AWIPS Information Page
 

AWIPS Technical Notes - From Eastern Region

AWIPS  TIPS  Page - Created October 1, 1999

List of Points of Contacts for the maintenance to the National Data Sets required for AWIPS - Added November 9, 1999

General Radar data in AWIPS from State College Training Plan
 
AWIPS Radar Data Lesson plan and objective
Part 1: Section 1 - Radar display and use on AWIPS - General
Part 1: Section 2 - Radar display and use on AWIPS - Building Loops
Part 1: Section 3 - Radar display and use on AWIPS - Sampling data to obtain REFL values
Part 1: Section 4 - Radar display and use on AWIPS - Timing a point or singular feature 
Part 1: Section 5 - Radar display and use on AWIPS - Timing linear/elongated  features, such as a squall line or front 
Part 1: Section 6 - Radar display and use on AWIPS - Creating/retrieving a reflectivity or velocity cross section for display.
Part 1: Section 7 - Radar display and use on AWIPS - Integrating observed/objectively analyzed/Short term model forecasts with radar data                                                (Optional part of training plan) 
Part 1: Section 8 - Radar display and use on AWIPS - Creating 4 Panel Charts 
Part 1: Section 9 - Radar display and use on AWIPS - Loading a combined Z/SRM product or a combined Z/V product 
Part 1: Section 10 - Radar display and use on AWIPS - Overlay and customize map colors   (Optional part of training plan) 
Part 1: Section 11 - Radar display and use on AWIPS - Display severe weather products such as Mesocyclones, Echo Tops, and storm tracking information
Part 1: Section 12 - Radar display and use on AWIPS - Display and use the V-R shear tool to access storm strength

 WARNGEN Training Plan from State College
 

Objective A - Loading the WARNGEN software 
Objective B - Loading the WARNGEN software and manipulating the WARNGEN GUI to prepare a warning/statement 
Objective C - Loading the WARNGEN software and manipulating the WARNING BOX 
Objective D - Loading the WARNGEN software, preparing and transmitting a warning in WARNGEN 

WWA Training Exercise from Charleston, WV
 

WWA Training Exercise - Main Page 
Create a real 2 segment Short Term Forecast with an expiration time of at least 2 hours.
Create a Segmented Winter Weather Product with a Warning...Watch and Advisory in effect 
Create SINGLE winter weather advisory for Fluvanna and Louisa counties with an expiration time of 1 hour.
Create winter storm watch, same expiration time as advisory for Fluvanna and Louisa counties.
Clear portion of advisory in Virginia - Clear one of the counties
Cancel the entire watch
Follow-up to advisory
Upgrade advisory to winter storm warning
Creating a proposal for coordination (Flash Flood Watch for Northeast North Carolina)
Highlights/Reminders

 

                                                         AWIPS On-Line Links (General Information)
 
NWS AWIPS Homepage Archive of AWIPS Change Notices
Road to Operational AWIPS Readiness (ROAR) AWIPS Commissioning Page 
List of AWIPS builds by office in Eastern Region AWIPS SOFTWARE AND RELEASE INFORMATION WEB SITES  (FORMERLY AWIPS DEPLOYMENT WEBPAGE)
AWIPS Frequently Asked Questions - Part I  AFOS PILS for NWWS/FOS Products 
AWIPS Frequently Asked Questions - Part II  The System Engineering Web page 

                                                              Regional AWIPS Pages
Eastern Region AWIPS Home Page 
Southern Region AWIPS Home Page 
Western Region AWIPS Home Page 

 

                                                     AWIPS On-Line Links (Training)
NWSTC AWIPS Central Page 
NWSTC WHFS Training Page 
PUP to AWIPS Instructional Training Component from the OSF 

                                                      AWIPS On-Line Links (LDAD)
LDAD Home Page 
LDAD On-Line System Managers Manual - Build 4.2

                                                      AWIPS On-Line Links (WWA)
 

State College Power Point Presentation on WWA

                                                      AWIPS On-Line Links (WARNGEN)
 
 
WarnGen Operational Notes and Tips

                                                                                         AWIPS Search Engine Links
 

The DR Search Engine