CONTEST STATUS - Updated: MON ... 30-MAY-16 @ NOON ET

Winter '15 / '16 - Snowfall Forecast Contests

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17th Annual 'Regular Season'

Season has ended.
No FINAL results this year.
Too few storms (2).

According to the two-thirds rule; forecasters are eligible for inclusion in final standings if they entered
at least two-thirds of all contests. Since there were only two storms this season ... the two-thirds rule was not satisfied
and final standings cannot be determined.

Snow Storm #2
FINAL Results here

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15th Annual 'Season-total'
Verified forecasts here

Wednesday, December 19, 2007

Contest # 2 - Results

Rookie Forecaster pjc368 issued the best forecast for NEWxSFC/s Snow Storm #2.


pjc368 placed 1st in 'SUMSQ Error'...'Total Absolute Error'...and 'R²' categories of forecast skill. Bold forecasts for CAR and BTV put him over the top.

Close call for 2nd place where donsutherland1 edged out TQ by 0.1 SUMSQ Error points!

Full results and summary @ the Contest web site.

Follow the link under Forecasts to 'Contest #2' to see the complete...station-by-station forecast verification.

Follow the link under Results to 'Contest #2' to see forecast and contest summary information.

2 comments:

Inudaw said...

That was a great forecast and was close. I congradulate pjc368 for the fantastic job the person did.

As far as my forecast goes... BGR station killed my sum squared. Was fun.. hope to do it again soon.

TQ said...

I remember pjc from the WX boards @ AOL and how I used to give him such a hard time for the nonsense he would post...but now...it/s Big-time congrats to Pat!