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Tom LeFebvre

Tom LeFebvre

Tom LeFebvre

Meteorologist

Global Systems Division


Biography

Develop software used by National Weather Service forecasters to help them better forecast the weather.

Education

  • B.S., Meteorology, San Jose State University, 1982
  • Some graduate work in Computer Science

Research Interests

I am most interested in developing techniques that integrates better science into the weather forecasting process.

Accomplishments

  • Participated in the development of the Graphical Forecast Editor (GFE) that allows forecasters to express weather forecast in terms of digital grids.
  • 2 DoC Bronze Awards
  • NOAA Technology Transfer Award