The next Policy Committee Meeting will be 23-24 May 2011.
All Carried Over Action Items from the April 15-16, 2010 meeting were completed.
Action Items - October 21-22 2010:
Action 1: Brian Colle will provide a paragraph about the archived model needs for the NOMADS server at NCDC. Ben Domenico will convey Policy Committee wishes/concerns regarding archived model forecast data.
Action 2: Work closer with the DTC and GSD to get data sets useful to university community
Action 3: Get clarification on the evolution and character of the 4-D weather cube.
Summary of executive session (provided by Steven Businger, Chair):
Concern was expressed regarding the perceived increase in workload associated with AWIPS II transition and staffing changes; e.g., that some applications (IDV, RAMADDA) may not receive sufficient attention.
i) look for resources to add one additional staff programmer.
ii) resurrect steering committees for key packages.
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