Weather Radar Research and Development
WSR-88D Dual-Polarimetric Algorithm and Application Development; Multi-Function Phased Array Radar (MPAR); Multi-Radar/Multi-Sensor (MRMS) System; Advances in Radar Technology; Warning Decision Support System – Integrated Information (WDSS-II); Spectrum Efficient National Surveillance Radar (SENSR).
Stormscale and Mesoscale Modeling Research and Development
Numerical and Ensemble Modeling; Data Assimilation; Ensemble Kalman Filter (EnKF) Research; Stormscale, Mesoscale, and Synoptic Processes Associated with Hazardous Weather; Hydrologic Modeling; Storm Electrification and Lightning; Warn-on-Forecast.
Forecast Improvements Research and Development
Hazardous Weather Testbed (HWT) – Experimental Forecasting Program and Experimental Warning Program; Warning Decision-Making Training; Coastal and Inland Flooding Observation and Warning (CI-FLOW).
Impacts of Climate Change Related to Extreme Weather Events
Southern Climate Impacts Planning Program (SCIPP); Building Resilience to Environmental Extremes Like Drought.
Social and Socioeconomic Impacts of High Impact Weather Systems
Warning Process Evolution (Forecasting a Continuum of Environmental Threats – FACETs); Value of Tornado Warnings and Watches; Risk Communication; Evolution of Forecaster Performance; Place-Based Tornado Risk Perception.