Arianna Jordan is earning a MS in the department of Atmospheric Sciences at Howard University and is a Cohort-3 NCAS-M Fellow.  I am interested in the NCAS-M focus area —  2: Improved Quantification of Forecast Uncertainty in support of the NCAS-M theme: 1: Interdisciplinary scientific research for building resilient communities against weather extremes.  My recent research experience involves assessing lightning climatologies in Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands.