North Atlantic Coast Comprehensive Study (NACCS) technical session: Understanding what’s under the hood

Conference Date: 
Tuesday, October 27, 2020 to Thursday, October 29, 2020

Building on Session 1- NACCS overview offered on Oct. 21st, this more in-depth session will explore the technical components of NACCS. The technical session will cover the numerical modeling approach, statistics, and the accessibility through different databases and Application Programming Interface (API). You will learn:

  • How to use different methods to access the datasets (geodatabase/API)
  • How to include sea level rise and dynamic tides
  • Storm basics and track conditions, synthetic tropical storms and extratropical storms
  • Statistical methodology used in NACCS modeling and outputs (save points and events)