Krocak, M. J, J. T. Ripberger, S. Ernst, C. L. Silva, H. C. Jenkins-Smith, and A. Bitterman, 2023: Public information priorities across weather hazards and timescales, Bull. Amer. Met. Soc., https://doi.org/10.1175/BAMS-D-22-0190.1

Bitterman, A., M. J. Krocak, J. T. Ripberger, S. Ernst, J. E. Trujillo-Falcón, A. Gaviria Pabón, C. Silva, and H. Jenkins-Smith: Assessing public interpretation of original and linguist-suggested SPC Risk Categories in Spanish, Wea. Forecasting, https://doi.org/10.1175/WAF-D-22-0110.1 

Trujillo-Falcón, J.E., A. R. Gaviria Pabón, J. T. Ripberger, A. Bitterman, J. B. Thornton, M. J. Krocak, S. R. Ernst, E. C. Obeso, and J. Lipski, 2022: ¿Aviso o Alerta? Developing Effective, Inclusive, and Consistent Watch and Warning Translations for U.S. Spanish Speakers, Bull. Amer. Met. Soc. https://doi.org/10.1175/BAMS-D-22-0050.1

Krocak, M.J., Ripberger, J.T., Ernst, S., Silva, C.L, Jenkins-Smith, H.C., 2021: Exploring the differences in SPC convective outlook interpretation using categorical and numeric information, Weather and Forecasting. https://doi.org/10.1175/WAF-D-21-0123.1

Rosen, Z., Krocak, M.J., Ripberger, J.T., Cross, R., Lenhardt, E., Silva, C.L, Jenkins-Smith, H.C., 2021: Communicating probability information in hurricane forecasts: Assessing statements that forecasters use on social media and implications for public assessments of reliability. J. Operational Meteor, 9, 7, 89-101, https://doi.org/10.15191/nwajom.2021.0907

Krocak, M. J. and H. E. Brooks, 2021: The Influence of Weather Watch Type on the Quality of Tornado Warnings and its Implications for Future Forecasting Systems. Weather and Forecasting. https://doi.org/10.1175/WAF-D-21-0052.1

Krocak, M. J., J. N. Allan, J. T. Ripberger, C. L. Silva, and H. C. Jenkins-Smith, 2021: An analysis of tornado warning reception and response across time: leveraging respondent’s confidence and a nocturnal tornado climatology. Weather and Forecasting. https://doi.org/10.1175/WAF-D-20-0207.1 

Lenhardt, E. D., R. N. Cross, M. J. Krocak, J. T. Ripberger, S. R. Ernst, C. L. Silva, and H. C. Jenkins-Smith, 2020: How Likely is That Chance of Thunderstorms? A Study of How National Weather Service Forecast Offices Use Words of Estimative Probability and What They Mean to the Public. J. Operational Meteorology, 8, 64–78, https://doi.org/10.15191/nwajom.2020.0805.

Ripberger, J. T., C. Silva, H. Jenkins-Smith, J. Allan, M. J. Krocak, W. Wehde, and S. Ernst, 2020: Exploring Community Differences in Tornado Warning Reception, Comprehension, and Response Across the United States. Bull. Amer. Met. Soc. https://doi.org/10.1175/BAMS-D-19-0064.1.

Krocak, M. J., and H. E. Brooks, 2020: An Analysis of Subdaily Severe Thunderstorm Probabilities for the United States. Wea. Forecasting, 35, 107–122, ­ https://doi.org/10.1175/WCAS-D-19-0023.1

Ripberger, J. T., M. J. Krocak, W. W. Wehde, J. N. Allan, C. Silva, and H. Jenkins-Smith, 2019: Measuring Tornado Warning Reception, Comprehension, and Response in the United States. Wea. Climate Soc., 11, 863–880, https://doi.org/10.1175/WCAS-D-19-0015.1

Krocak, M. J., and H. E. Brooks, 2018: Climatological Estimates of Hourly Tornado Probability for the United States. Wea. Forecasting, 33, 59–69, https://doi.org/10.1175/WAF-D-17-0123.1

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