2023 Improving Sub-seasonal to Seasonal Precipitation Forecasting to Support Water Management Workshop

The Western States Water Council (WSWC) and the California Department of Water Resources (CDWR) cosponsored a workshop to continue a dialogue among western states, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), and the research community on improving sub-seasonal to seasonal (S2S) precipitation forecasting to support water management decisionmaking.  The workshop was held in San Diego, California on August 15-17, 2023 at the DoubleTree by Hilton San Diego Downtown.

S2S FY2024 Funding Support Letter
Jeanine Jones, Committee on Science, Space, and Technology Testimony


Tuesday August 15th

Wyoming 2023 Outlooks – What Went Wrong?
*Emerson LaJoie, NWS CPC (virtual)

A Linear Inverse Model for Improved Week 3-4 CPC Operational Outlooks
*John Albers, NOAA Earth Systems Research Lab (ESRL)

Wednesday. August 16th

WestFAST Agencies Panel discussion – S2S Forecasting Needs/Activities
*Jerry Cotter, US Army Corps of Engineers

Group Discussion, Concepts for a Western S2S Pilot Project
*Juliana Dias, NOAA ESRL (virtual)

Forecast-informed Reservoir Operations (FIRO) and S2S
*Cary Talbot, USACE Engineer Research & Development Center (ERDC)



Aug 15 - 17 2023


1:00 pm - 12:00 pm


Doubletree by Hilton San Diego Downtown
1646 Front Street, San Diego, California, USA

The event is finished.