Evaluation of Fog Predictions and Detections

The objectives of this project are to: (1) Determine from satellite data where fog is likely to occur and at what frequency in the state of Florida to provide key component of accident potential due to visibility in the state. It is also a key component to any attempt to forecast fog. (2) Provide meteorological expertise to Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) in its current efforts to develop and deploy fog detection and notification technology.


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    • Status: Active
    • Funding: $110786.00
    • Contract Numbers:

      BDV30 977-03

    • Sponsor Organizations:

      Florida Department of Transportation

      Research Center
      605 Suwannee Street MS-30
      Tallahassee, FL  United States  32399-0450
    • Project Managers:

      Wilson, Mark

    • Performing Organizations:

      Florida State University, Tallahassee

      217 Westcott Building
      Tallahassee, FL  United States  32306-
    • Principal Investigators:

      Ray, Peter

    • Start Date: 20131122
    • Expected Completion Date: 0
    • Actual Completion Date: 20150331
    • Source Data: RiP Project 35763

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    Filing Info

    • Accession Number: 01500268
    • Record Type: Research project
    • Source Agency: Florida Department of Transportation
    • Contract Numbers: BDV30 977-03
    • Files: RiP, STATEDOT
    • Created Date: Nov 29 2013 1:01AM