Picture from NROW 7

 The Seventh Northeast Regional Operational Workshop

1-2 November 2005

Albany, New York

cosponsored by

 National Weather Service and 

 University at Albany, Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences

Keynote speaker is Dr. Louis Uccellini who will speak about the Winter Weather Desk, Relationship to SREF Advancements and Planned NCEP Upgrades

The Seventh Northeast Regional Operational Workshop (NROW) will be held 1-2 November 2005, at the Center for Environmental Science and Technology Management Auditorium, 251 Fuller Road, Albany, New York on the University at Albany Campus. The workshop will be co-sponsored by the National Weather Service Office at Albany, New York, and the Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, University at Albany. The American Meteorological Society is a cooperating organization.

Papers will be welcome on all aspects of Northeast United States and Southeast Canadian operational weather forecasting and should focus on the topics listed. Sessions will focus on, northeast coastal storms, terrain effects, heavy precipitation forecasting, hydrology, northeast severe storms, lake effect, use of high-resolution model data, mesoscale modeling, enhancement of the digital forecast process, CSTAR and COMET funded research, and the integration of new technology into operations. Presentations will only be given in oral form. Presenters should submit a one page abstract in Microsoft Word, Courier 11 point font. Abstracts that are in other fonts or formats will be returned. Presenters should also mail a CDROM with their presentation, to the address for the Steering Committee below in Microsoft Powerpoint. It should arrive no later than 4pm Friday, 28 October 2005. Conference presentations will be limited to 34. The Steering Committee reserves the right to decline abstracts that do not address conference foci.

No registration fee will be charged, however registration is mandatory online at the conference web page by 14 October 2005. The deadline for submission of abstracts is 7 October 2005. Abstracts should be submitted electronically as email attachments. Abstracts and presentations, should be sent to NROW Steering Committee, c/o Warren R. Snyder, National Weather Service Forecast Office, 251 Fuller Road, Suite B300 , Albany , New York 12203 , 518-435-9569; e-mail: warren.snyder@noaa.gov. An abstracts book will ONLY be available online, and should be posted at the conference webpage no later than October 21, 2005 at (website). For additional information contact either Warren Snyder or Peggy Kelly, at the address above, or by fax at 518-435-9587; e-mail: peggy.kelly@noaa.gov .

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bullet Hotel Information

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bullet Last Year's Preprints(2004)

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Agenda Only

NROW 7 Agenda

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Preprints and Agenda

NROW 7 Preprint Cover

NROW 7 Preprint

NROW 7 Agenda

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Conference Registration

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Pictures From NROW 7


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Hotel Information

Hotel Accommodations

Cresthill Suites Hotel

1415 Washington Ave.
Albany, NY 12206

phone: 518-454-0007
fax:     888-723-1655

webpage: Cresthill Suites

A block of rooms will be reserved for the National Weather Service-NROW.


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Directions/Maps of Area

OFFICE LOCATION: The office is in Suite B300 on the third floor of the Center for Environmental Science and Technology Management (CESTM). CESTM is on the campus of the University at Albany, one of the four major centers of the State University of New York (SUNY). To get to CESTM, use exit 2 - Fuller Road - from I-90. Follow Fuller Road one block south of Washington Avenue and turn right on Tricentennial Drive. From Tricentennial, turn right at the stop sign into the CESTM parking area. 

From the Albany Airport, exit the airport following the signs to interstate 87.  Head south on I-87 (Northway).  Take I-87 south until it ends and turn to the left onto Route 20 (Western Avenue).  Travel a short distance past Stuyvesant Plaza and take a left at the light onto Fuller Road.  Turn left on Tricentennial Drive. From Tricentennial, turn right at the stop sign into the CESTM parking area. 

Listed telephone...518-435-9580.

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