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Agenda: DOE Meteorological Coordinating Council (DMCC)

May 2, 2011

WELCOME AND INTRODUCTIONS
7:30 a.m. – 7:35 a.m.

Welcoming Remarks

Walt Schalk, ARL SORD

7:35 a.m. - 7:45 a.m.

Moderator and DMCC Member Introductions

John Merrick

DMCC BUSINESS, PRODUCTS, PROJECTS, AND ACTIVITIES
7:45 a.m. – 7:55 a.m.

Overview of DMCC Activities

Walt Schalk

7:55 a.m. – 8:05 a.m.

DMCC Assist Visit Program

Carl Mazzola, Shaw

8:05 a.m. – 8:10 a.m.

DMCC Web Page Update

Cliff Glantz, PNNL

TOPICS OF GENERAL INTEREST
8:10 a.m. – 8:15 a.m.

NUMUG Update

Walt Schalk

8:15 a.m. – 8:20 a.m.

ANS Meteorological Monitoring and Dispersion Standards

Carl Mazzola

8:20 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.

Status of ANS-2.15 Dispersion Modeling Standard

John Ciolek, AlphaTRAC

EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT & RESPONSE TOPICS
8:30 a.m. - 8:50 a.m.

WeatherReady Certification

Tom Bellinger, B&W Y-12/Eric Kabela, SRNL

8:50 a.m. - 9:10 a.m.

Wind Regimes in Complex Terrain of the Great Valley of Eastern Tennessee

Kevin Birdwell, ORNL

ROUND ROBIN
9:20 a.m.- 10:20 a.m.

Sharing Meteorological Program Information and News from Around the DOE Complex

 

Savannah River National Laboratory

Eric Kabela

 

Nevada Nuclear Security Site

Walt Schalk

 

Hanford

Cliff Glantz

 

Idaho National Laboratory

Kirk Clawson

 

Y-12 Complex

Tom Bellinger

 

Oak Ridge National Laboratory and East Tennessee Technology Park

Kevin Birdwell

  Other Sites: LANL, BNL, SNL, WIPP, Pantex, LLNL
WRAP UP
10:20 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

New Business and Future DMCC Direction

Walter Schalk

10:30 a.m. Adjournment of DMCC Topical Meeting
JOINT SESSION OF DMCC/SCAPA/HASC
DISPERSION METEOROLOGY
10:30 a.m. – 10:55 a.m.

INL HYSPLIT

Kirk Clawson, NOAA/ARL/FRD, INL

10:55 a.m. – 11:20 a.m.

LANL CAPARS Installation

John Ciolek, AlphaTRAC

11:20 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.

Turbulence and Concentration Averaging Times in Plume Models

John Nasstrom, LLNL

12:15 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

LUNCH AND LEARN WORKSHOP

Direction-Specific Initial Protective Actions: Forum Discussion of Technical, Policy, Health Risk and Other Considerations (Jeremy Rishel, PNNL)