13th Conference on Mesoscale Processes

Session 16

 Structure and evolution of tropical and extratropical cyclones III
 Chair: Jim Steenburgh, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT
10:30 AM16.1Impact of lapse rates upon low-level rotation in idealized storms  extended abstract wrf recording
Matthew D. Parker, North Carolina State Univ., Raleigh, NC
10:45 AM16.2The development of surface signatures of mesoscale convective vortices   wrf recording
Christopher A. Davis, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and T. J. Galarneau
11:00 AM16.3The development and intensification of multiple misocyclones in shallow cumulus convection over the warm ocean during winter cold outbreak  extended abstract wrf recording
Tetsuya Takemi, Kyoto University, Uji, Kyoto, Japan; and H. Y. Inoue, K. Kusunoki, and K. Bessho
11:15 AM16.4Microphysical-dynamical interactions in an idealized tropical cyclone simulation  extended abstract wrf recording
Steve Herbener, Colorado State University, Ft. Collins, CO; and W. R. Cotton
11:30 AM16.5Application of adjoint-derived sensitivity gradients to tropical cyclone intensification   wrf recording
Brett T. Hoover, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI; and M. C. Morgan
11:45 AM16.6Multi-scale vortex interaction during genesis of Hurricane Dolly (2008)   wrf recording
Juan Fang, Nanjing University, China, Nanjing, China; and F. Zhang
12:00 PM16.7Top-down vs bottom-up genesis of tornadoes and tropical cyclones  extended abstract wrf recording
William R. Cotton, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO
12:15 PM16.8The genesis and maintenance of a strong tornadic vortex through the process of vorticity confinement  
Gregory J. Tripoli, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI; and M. L. Buker

Thursday, 20 August 2009: 10:30 AM-12:30 PM, The Canyons

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