Poster Session 2 Mountain Meteorology Poster Session 2

Wednesday, 13 August 2008: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
Sea to Sky Ballroom A (Telus Whistler Conference Centre)
Host: 13th Conference on Mountain Meteorology
Simon Vosper, Met Office, Exeter

Combined analysis of local downslope wind “Hiroto-kaze” induced by Typhoon “TOKAGE” in Japan
Fumie Kataoka, Remote Sensing Technology Center of Japan, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan; and Y. Mitomi, K. Otsuka, O. Tsukamoto, H. Fudeyasu, T. Kanamori, T. Kuwagata, T. Hashimoto, K. Kobayashi, and K. Tsuboki

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Some small-scale features of the wind and damage distributions caused by the local downslope wind Hiroto-Kaze associated with typhoon TOKAGE
Kiyotoshi Otsuka, Technical Research Institute, Obayashi Corporation, Kiyose, Japan; and F. Kataoka, O. Tsukamoto, H. Fudeyasu, T. Kuwagata, T. Kanamori, T. Hashimoto, and K. Kobayashi

Observations and modelling of severe windstorms during T-REX:importance of the upstream profile
Ralph R. Burton, School of the Environment, Leeds, United Kingdom; and S. Vosper, P. Sheridan, and S. D. Mobbs

The connection between air mass differences and foehn during TREX
Georg J. Mayr, Institute of Meteorology and Geophysics, University Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria; and F. S. Schüller

Response of the wind system in Owens Valley to synoptic and mesoscale forcings—T-REX observations vs. model
Thomas Raab, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria; and G. J. Mayr

Profiler RASS observations and numerical model simulation of cold air pool removal during foehn
Siegfried Vogt Sr., Institut f. Meteorologie u. Klimaforschung , Forschungszentrum, Karlsruhe, Germany

COLPEX - Cold pool experiment
Helen Wells, Met Office, Exeter, United Kingdom; and S. Vosper, A. Brown, J. Price, A. N. Ross, S. Mobbs, P. Sheridan, and V. Horlacher

Lee wave interferences over double bell-shaped orography
Ivana Stiperski, Meteorological and Hydrological Service, Croatia, Zagreb, Croatia; and V. Grubisic

An intercomparison of T-REX mountain wave simulations
James D. Doyle, NRL, Monterey, CA; and S. Gaberšek, L. R. Bernardet, J. M. Brown, A. Dörnbrack, E. Filaus, V. Grubisic, Q. Jiang, D. J. Kirshbaum, O. Knoth, S. Koch, I. M. Stiperski, S. Vosper, and S. Zhong

Observations and numerical simulations of intense atmospheric subrotor vortices during T-REX
James D. Doyle, NRL, Monterey, CA; and V. Grubisic, W. O. J. Brown, S. F. J. De Wekker, A. Dörnbrack, Q. Jiang, S. D. Mayor, and M. Weissmann

The effect of shear discontinuities and critical levels on orographic gravity wave drag
Miguel A. C. Teixeira, University of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal; and P. M. A. Miranda and J. L. Argain

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Surface layer observations from a network of 22 automatic weather stations covering the northern COPS region, with case study of MCS passage on 20th July 2007
Victoria H. Smith, University of Leeds, Leeds, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom; and S. D. Mobbs, M. Hobby, A. Gohm, and S. Hölzl

The response of lee wave & rotor structure to varying magnitudes of lee slope heating
Victoria H. Smith, University of Leeds, Leeds, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom; and S. D. Mobbs, S. Vosper, and A. N. Ross

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Waves Eddies and Turbulence Observed over Owens Valley
Qingfang Jiang, UCAR Visiting Scientist, NRL, Monterey, CA; and J. Doyle, V. Grubisic, and R. B. Smith

Observations of strong mountain waves in the lee of the Medicine Bow Mountains of southeast Wyoming
Larry D. Oolman, University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY; and J. R. French, S. Haimov, D. Leon, and V. Grubisic

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Storm Peak Laboratory Investigates Air Quality from Regional and Long Range Sources
Ian B. McCubbin, DRI, Steamboat Springs, CO; and A. G. Hallar, D. Obrist, D. Lowenthal, C. Wiedinmyer, T. A. Rahn, and C. Mazzoleni

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The influence of local winds on the spatial distribution of air pollutants in an Alpine valley
Alexander Gohm, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria; and F. Harnisch, R. Schnitzhofer, A. Hansel, A. Fix, B. Neininger, F. Obleitner, J. Vergeiner, and E. Griesser

Modelling urban area in Alpine complex terrain in winter time
Jean-Pierre Chollet, CNRS-UJF-INPG, Grenoble, France; and Y. Largeron and C. Staquet

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Smoke transport and dispersion from prescribed burns:
Gary L. Achtemeier, USDA Forest Service, Athens, GA; and Y. Liu

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A New Meteorological Research Facility in the Shenandoah National Park
Stephan F.J. De Wekker, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA; and Z. Vecenaj, M. Lingvai, A. Ameen, Y. S. Lau, and G. Song

The Greenland Flow Distortion experiment
Ian A. Renfrew, University of East Anglia, Norwich, England; and G. W. K. Moore, J. E. Kristjánsson, H. Olafsson, S. L. Gray, G. N. Petersen, K. Bovis, P. Brown, I. Føre, T. W. N. Haine, C. Hay, E. A. Irvine, T. Oghuishi, S. D. Outten, R. S. Pickart, D. Sproson, R. Swinbank, A. Woolley, and S. Zhang

Idealized Simulations of Katabatic Flows in Iceland
Halfdan Agustsson, Institute for Meteorological Research and University of Iceland, Reykjavík, Iceland; and H. Olafsson

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Idealized Simulations of the Sea Breeze in Iceland
Haraldur Olafsson, University of Iceland, Reykjavík, Iceland; and H. Agustsson

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The FLOHOF Experiment
Joachim Reuder, Univ. of Bergen, Bergen, Norway; and J. Egger, H. Olafsson, G. Zangl, T. De Lange, W. Schaper, S. Lammlein, S. Mayer, T. Spengler, M. Ablinger, M. Garhammer, M. Johannessen, R. Kuhnel, M. Muller, C. Lindenberg, T. Jóhannesson, H. Agustsson, S. Brynjólfsson, Ó. Rögnvaldsson, S. Malardel, and P. Brisset

Three-dimensional idealized simulations of barrier jets along the southeast coast of Alaska
Brian A. Colle, Stony Brook University / SUNY, Stony Brook; and J. B. Olson

Characteristics of valley exit jets in the Rocky Mountains of the United States
Robert M. Banta, NOAA/ESRL, Boulder, CO; and L. S. Darby and M. J. Post

Estimating Turbulence Intensity along Flight Paths in Terrain-disrupted Airflow using Anemometer and Wind Profiler Data
Ping Cheung, Hong Kong Observatory, Hong Kong, China; and C. C. Lam and P. W. Chan

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Interaction between slope flows and transient mesoscale modes
Richard Mills, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR; and L. Mahrt and E. G. Astling

The boundary layer evolution of an arid Andes valley
Norbert Kalthoff, Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe, Eggenstein-Leopoldshafen, Germany; and I. Bischoff-Gauss, S. Khodayar, M. Fiebig-Wittmaack, and S. Montecinos

New methods for temperature downscaling in complex terrain
Peter Sheridan, Met Office, Exeter, United Kingdom; and S. Smith, S. Vosper, and A. Brown

Laboratory experiments on mountain induced rotors
Dieter Etling, Leibniz University Hannover, Hannover, Germany; and C. Knigge, A. Paci, and O. Eiff

Numerical Simulation of Wind Gusts in Terrain-disrupted Airflow at the Hong Kong International Airport
Ping Cheung, Hong Kong Observatory, Hong Kong, China; and C. C. Lam and P. W. Chan

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