13th Conference on Applied Climatology and the 10th Conference on Aviation, Range, and Aerospace Meteorology

Session 10: Turbulence and Wind Sheer

Thursday, 16 May 2002: 8:00 AM-11:45 AM
Organizer:  Michael S. Gremillion, U.S. Air Force
  8:00 AM
Automated Wind Shear Alerts for Aviation—Strengths & Weaknesses
Thomas H. Fahey III, Northwest Airlines, Inc., Minneapolis, MN; and M. A. Isaminger and A. VanGerpen

  8:15 AM
  8:30 AM
A Real-Time Turbulence Model (RTTM) designed for the operational prediction of aviation turbulence environments
M. L. Kaplan, North Carolina State Univ., Raleigh, North Carolina; and J. J. Charney, K. T. Waight III, Y. L. Lin, K. M. Lutz, A. W. Huffman, and J. D. Cetola

Poster PDF (176.6 kB)
  8:45 AM
Predicting Clear-Air Turbulence from Diagnosis of Unbalanced Flow
Steven E. Koch, NOAA/FSL, Boulder, CO; and F. Caracena

Poster PDF (1.9 MB)
  9:00 AM
A modeling investigation of near-cloud turbulence.
Todd P. Lane, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and R. Sharman and T. L. Clark

Poster PDF (1.1 MB)
  9:15 AM
A case study of a high altitude turbulence outbreak
Paul C. Fike, NOAA/NWS/NCEP/Aviation Weather Center, Kansas City, MO; and S. R. Silberberg

  9:30 AM
  9:45 AM
Convectively induced turbulence encountered during NASA's fall-2000 flight experiments
David W. Hamilton, NASA/LARC, Hampton, VA; and F. H. Proctor

Poster PDF (734.1 kB)
  10:00 AM
Low Altitude Buoyancy Wave Turbulence—a Potential Aviation Safety Threat
Paul E. Bieringer, MIT Lincoln Lab., Lexington, MA

Poster PDF (207.0 kB)
  10:15 AM
An Improved Gust Front Detection Capability for the ASR-9 WSP
Seth Troxel, MIT Lincoln Lab., Lexington, MA; and B. Frankel, B. Echels, and C. Rolfe

Poster PDF (108.7 kB)
  10:30 AM
Case studies of turbulence and vertical motion experienced by research aircraft during MAP-SOP South Foehn cases
Petra Malcher, Univ. of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Tirol, Austria; and H. Puempel and I. Vergeiner

Poster PDF (676.8 kB)
  10:45 AM
Application and Verification of Clear-Air Turbulence (CAT) Forecast Indices in Korea
Young-Gon Lee, MRI, Seoul, Korea; and B. C. Choi, R. Sharman, and G. Wiener


Poster PDF (337.2 kB)
  11:00 AM
Operational Experience with TDWR/LLWAS-NE Integration at the Dallas, TX International Airport (DFW)
David W. Miller, MIT Lincoln Lab., Dallas, TX; and B. E. Crowe and J. D. Shaw

Poster PDF (293.5 kB)
  11:15 AM
Coffee Break