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  Recent NCEP NAM-CMAQ AQF Reports


(improved air-sfc cpling, emissions upgrade, pm)
  •  Huang, J. et al. 2014: AMS: Impact of meteorological inputs on wild-fire
    smoke predictions over the Contiguous United States.
  •  Stajner, I., et al.,  2014: AMS: NOAA’s Operational Air Quality Prediction.  
  •  Chai, T., et al.  2013: Evaluation of the  NAQFC experimental real-time predictions in 2010. Geosci. Model Dev.
  • Huang, J., et al. (2012) Improving Air Quality Forecasting Over Lakes and Surrounding Regions.
    17th Conf. on Air Pollution Meteor. with the A&WMA.
  • Lee, P. et al. (2012)  Incremental Development of Air Quality Forecasting System with
     Off-Line/On-Line Capability: Coupling CMAQ to NCEP National Mesoscale Model, 
     NATO/ITM Air Pollution Modeling and Its Application .
  • Stajner, I., et al.(2012) US National Air Quality Forecast Capability: Expanding
    Coverage to Include Particulate Matter, NATO/ITM Air Pollution Modeling and Its Application.
2011 Upgrades
(NEMS-NMMB Meteorology)
2010 Upgrades
(Alaska, Hawaii Implementation, V4.6, NAM upgrade)

2006  Implementation
vertical coupling, V4.4
2005 System
Eastern U.S., 3X, improved convective mixing
NAM Information

Interim Smoke Forecast Tool (Hysplit)

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