Oneonta State Forecasting Contest

Results for week 12 are listed below.
The Oneonta Forecasting contest is over for Spring 2018
Thank you for participating.
Final results are posted below

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Here are some links you might find helpful in making your forecast:

Surface maps from the WPC
  Upper Air images from NCAR-RAP
Satellite images from NCAR-RAP
National Radar mosaic from the NWS (click to zoom to a station)
NCEP model forecast maps
Unisys Weather
Surface progs from WPC

College of DuPage NeXt Generation Weather Lab
GFS, NAM mos forecasts for BGM
Texas A&M Weather Interface (numerical guidance - KBGM is our closest station)
Binghamton National Weather Service office (this site has forecasts)


Image by Jeff Bucchino, the "Wizard of Draws"

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 ONEONTA STATE FORECASTING CONTEST


STANDINGS FOR WEEK 12 FINAL OVERALL STANDINGS

PLACE NAME POINTS PLACE NAME POINTS


1 Blechman 69 1 Blechman 1020 GOLD MEDAL
2 Cadwalader 72 2 Cadwalader 1085 SILVER MEDAL
3 GUIDANCE 73 3 Constantino 1133 BRONZE MEDAL
4 CONSENSUS 79 4 GUIDANCE 1202
5 Caraballo 80 5 Miles 1218
6 Constantino 81 6 Bennett 1413
7 Miles 84 7 CONSENSUS 1457
7 Dolan 84 8 Caraballo 1490
9 Bennett 90 9 Dolan 1558
9 DeJesus 90 10 DeJesus 1697
9 Baird 90 11 Baird 1795
9 Beitscher 90 12 Beitscher 1802
9 Dammeyer 90 13 Dammeyer 1899
9 Tomasso 90 14 Tomasso 1929
9 Kanyuk 90 14 Kanyuk 1929
9 PERSISTENCE 90 16 PERSISTENCE 1949


VERIFICATIONS:
PERSISTENCE DAY 1 DAY 2 DAY 3 DAY 4 DAY 5

52 34 4 39 29 1 39 29 2 37 29 2 37 28 0 53 28 0
39 29 2 37 29 2 37 28 0 53 28 0 59 29 0





SCORING:
ONE (1) POINT IS ASSIGNED FOR EACH DEGREE OF TEMPERATURE ERROR.
THREE (3) POINTS ARE ASSIGNED FOR EACH PRECIPITATION CATEGORY ERROR.
999 INDICATES NO FORECAST WAS MADE AND A PERSISTENCE FORECAST WAS ASSIGNED.



NAME DAY 1 DAY 2 DAY 3 DAY 4 DAY 5

FORECASTER: Blechman
24HR FCST: 39 30 1 45 33 2 38 30 2 40 29 0 46 26 0
ERROR PTS: 0 1 0 6 4 0 1 1 0 3 1 0 7 2 0

48HR FCST: 45 33 1 41 30 2 42 29 0 44 26 0 52 30 0
ERROR PTS: 6 4 3 4 1 0 5 1 0 9 2 0 7 1 0


FORECASTER: Cadwalader
24HR FCST: 43 31 2 49 31 1 40 30 2 41 30 0 52 27 0
ERROR PTS: 4 2 3 10 2 3 3 1 0 4 2 0 1 1 0

48HR FCST: 47 31 2 43 31 2 41 30 0 49 30 0 55 27 0
ERROR PTS: 8 2 0 6 2 0 4 2 0 4 2 0 4 2 0


FORECASTER: Constantino
24HR FCST: 999 999 999 47 35 2 999 999 999 40 29 0 50 28 0
ERROR PTS: 13 5 9 8 6 0 2 0 0 3 1 0 3 0 0

48HR FCST: 999 999 999 45 33 2 999 999 999 50 26 0 56 30 0
ERROR PTS: 0 0 3 8 4 0 0 1 6 3 2 0 3 1 0


FORECASTER: GUIDANCE
24HR FCST: 41 31 1 44 32 2 40 30 2 40 29 1 49 26 0
ERROR PTS: 2 2 0 5 3 0 3 1 0 3 1 3 4 2 0

48HR FCST: 44 34 2 43 32 3 39 29 1 45 26 0 54 28 0
ERROR PTS: 5 5 0 6 3 3 2 1 3 8 2 0 5 1 0


FORECASTER: Miles
24HR FCST: 41 30 2 45 31 1 40 27 2 999 999 999 49 25 0
ERROR PTS: 2 1 3 6 2 3 3 2 0 0 1 6 4 3 0

48HR FCST: 48 31 2 44 29 2 41 27 1 999 999 999 55 27 0
ERROR PTS: 9 2 0 7 0 0 4 1 3 16 0 0 4 2 0


FORECASTER: Bennett
24HR FCST: 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999
ERROR PTS: 13 5 9 0 0 3 2 0 0 0 1 6 16 0 0

48HR FCST: 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999
ERROR PTS: 0 0 3 2 0 0 0 1 6 16 0 0 6 1 0


FORECASTER: Caraballo
24HR FCST: 43 26 2 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999
ERROR PTS: 4 3 3 0 0 3 2 0 0 0 1 6 16 0 0

48HR FCST: 46 29 1 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999
ERROR PTS: 7 0 3 2 0 0 0 1 6 16 0 0 6 1 0


FORECASTER: Dolan
24HR FCST: 38 31 1 42 27 0 37 32 2 999 999 999 999 999 999
ERROR PTS: 1 2 0 3 2 6 0 3 0 0 1 6 16 0 0

48HR FCST: 43 32 1 41 31 3 39 28 0 999 999 999 999 999 999
ERROR PTS: 4 3 3 4 2 3 2 0 0 16 0 0 6 1 0


FORECASTER: DeJesus
24HR FCST: 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999
ERROR PTS: 13 5 9 0 0 3 2 0 0 0 1 6 16 0 0

48HR FCST: 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999
ERROR PTS: 0 0 3 2 0 0 0 1 6 16 0 0 6 1 0


FORECASTER: Baird
24HR FCST: 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999
ERROR PTS: 13 5 9 0 0 3 2 0 0 0 1 6 16 0 0

48HR FCST: 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999
ERROR PTS: 0 0 3 2 0 0 0 1 6 16 0 0 6 1 0


FORECASTER: Beitscher
24HR FCST: 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999
ERROR PTS: 13 5 9 0 0 3 2 0 0 0 1 6 16 0 0

48HR FCST: 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999
ERROR PTS: 0 0 3 2 0 0 0 1 6 16 0 0 6 1 0


FORECASTER: Dammeyer
24HR FCST: 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999
ERROR PTS: 13 5 9 0 0 3 2 0 0 0 1 6 16 0 0

48HR FCST: 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999
ERROR PTS: 0 0 3 2 0 0 0 1 6 16 0 0 6 1 0


FORECASTER: Tomasso
24HR FCST: 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999
ERROR PTS: 13 5 9 0 0 3 2 0 0 0 1 6 16 0 0

48HR FCST: 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999
ERROR PTS: 0 0 3 2 0 0 0 1 6 16 0 0 6 1 0


FORECASTER: Kanyuk
24HR FCST: 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999
ERROR PTS: 13 5 9 0 0 3 2 0 0 0 1 6 16 0 0

48HR FCST: 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999
ERROR PTS: 0 0 3 2 0 0 0 1 6 16 0 0 6 1 0


FORECASTER: PERSISTENCE
24HR FCST: 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999
ERROR PTS: 13 5 9 0 0 3 2 0 0 0 1 6 16 0 0

48HR FCST: 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999 999
ERROR PTS: 0 0 3 2 0 0 0 1 6 16 0 0 6 1 0