NOAA LONG-TERM GOALS (2015+)

  1. Data production continues via joint GPM facility, including international partners.

  2. NOAA-wide use of unified QPE.

  3. Evaluate and improve mesoscale quantitative precipitation forecasts through new models capable of incorporating cloud-scale processes.

  4. NOAA operational precipitation mission established—could be POES and/ or GOES.



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