Coordination Meeting for the United Forecast System (UFS) Strategic Implementation Plan (SIP) : August 1 – 3, 2018

NOAA Center for Weather and Climate Prediction (NCWCP)
5830 University Research Court, College Park, MD 20740

The primary objective of this meeting is to finalize updates needed to the current SIP to build the draft FY19-FY21 SIP document, building on the team updates from the 31 Jan – 1 Feb 2018 SIP meeting. SIP teams will provide an update on activities and conduct further coordination of team plan documentation. Additional review/revision of the draft document will be conducted following the meeting with a goal of releasing a smooth FY19-FY21 SIP by mid-late Oct 2018.

Other objectives include a review/determination on the future strategy for NOAA NWP data assimilation as well as delivery of updates on SIP related resources and activities. The agenda and slides are listed below

August 1, 2018