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Data to Decisions: Putting NOAA Data to Work 
Virtual workshop  August 17-21, 2020

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Wednesday, August 19 • 3:30pm - 5:00pm
4B: Geospatial Data Access and Dissemination - Part 2

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Link to Recording: link to video file on Google Drive
Slides: presentations folder on Google Drive

Co-Chairs: Randy Warren, Jack Settelmaier, Mimi D'Iorio

This session will highlight several NOAA and non-NOAA GIS data access and dissemination platforms, ranging from disaster data to core NOAA environmental data to private industry curated collections. This will provide attendees with an overview of the various platforms and how to access the data.

Presentations (abstracts in this Google Doc):
  1. NWS Expands Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Dissemination Capabilities by leveraging the Cloud 
    Kari Sheets, Stephen Gilbert; Andrea Hardy, Nipa Parikh, Donald Rinker
  2. ArcGIS Online in the Alaska Forecast Region: A Story of Success
    Emily Niebuhr
  3. Enhancing Decision Support Services for Coastal Flooding in Alaska 
    Jonathan Chriest, Ed Plumb, Karen Endres, Victor Proton
  4. Data to Decisions: Putting NOAA Data to Work with an Impacts Catalog for the National Weather Service Forecast Office in Anchorage
    Cynthia Kobold
  5. Weather and Water Data: History and Evolution of web-based NWS geospatial data displays and services supporting geointelligence for the NWS’ mission delivery of decision support services
    Derek Giardino, Paul McKee, Jack Settelmaier
  6. Customer-Centric Geospatial Intelligent Decision Support Services
    Eleanor Dhuyvetter, Hector Crespo, Joseph Delizio
  7. Evaluating an interoperable scalable scientific data platform to evolve NOAA IDP capabilities 
    Sudhir Raj Shrestha, Kari Sheet, Nipa Parikh, Donald Rinker


Mimi D'lorio

GIS Manager, NOAA - NOS - ONMS -MPA Center
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Jack Settelmaier

Meteorologist, NOAA/National Weather Service
NWS GIS : https://weather.gov/gisDev Storymaps:https://noaa.maps.arcgis.com/apps/MapSeries/index.html?appid=d90b1a0fd1f24f26b0b48c0928c2354e (older)https://noaa.maps.arcgis.com/apps/MapSeries/index.html?appid=cf93575e5535467199da7358ee6c825c (old)Dev Dashboards:https://noaa.maps... Read More →

Randy Warren

Data Manager, NOS / Office for Coastal Management

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Sudhir Raj Shrestha

Solution Engineer Researcher, Esri
Solution Engineer and Scientific Data enthusiast with keen interest in making data easily Discoverable and Interoperable. Passionate about geospatially driven Hydrological Modeling and Heuristic Soil Modeling and develop, implement new and innovative geospatial methods, techniques... Read More →
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Kari Sheets

Weather Information Distribution Services Branch Chief, Acting, NOAA National Weather Service
Kari Sheets has worked for NOAA for 20 years mostly focused on Geographic Information Systems (GIS). Kari started her career in the National Weather Service (NWS) Meteorological Development Lab as a Model Output Statistics (MOS) developer where she developed GIS techniques to help... Read More →

Emily Niebuhr

Research Physical Scientist, NWS AK Region Headquarters
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Jonathan Chriest

Meteorologist, NWS

Wednesday August 19, 2020 3:30pm - 5:00pm EDT