14th Conference on Mountain Meteorology

Session 4

 Boundary Layers and Turbulence in Complex Terrain
 Chair: Jerome D. Fast, PNNL, Richland, WA
3:30 PM4.1An analytic solution for periodic thermally driven flows over an infinite slope—Defant (1949) revisited   wrf recordingRecorded presentation
Dino Zardi, University of Trento, Trento, Italy; and S. Serafin
3:45 PM4.2Aspects of the surface—and boundary layer structure over a mountain top   wrf recordingRecorded presentation
Stephan F.J. De Wekker, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA; and T. Lee, Z. Vecenaj, and M. Kossmann
4:00 PM4.3The angle of near-surface wind-turning in weakly stable boundary layers   wrf recordingRecorded presentation
Branko Grisogono, Department of Geophysics, Faculty of Science, Zagreb, Croatia; and L. Enger
4:15 PM4.4Large eddy simulations of atmospheric vortex streets   wrf recordingRecorded presentation
Rieke Heinze, Leibniz University Hanover, Hanover, Germany; and S. Raasch
4.5Gravity current intrusion originating on a slope  
Charles Retallack, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ; and R. Calhoun and H. J. S. Fernando
4:30 PM4.5ADaytime heat transfer processes related to slope flows and turbulent convection in an idealized mountain valley   wrf recordingRecorded presentation
Stefano Serafin, University of Trento, Trento, Italy; and D. Zardi
4.6Empirical method for the prediction of mountain wave turbulence  
R. D. Sharman, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and T. L. Keller
4:45 PM4.6AUpstream propagating modes in moist and dry flow over topography   wrf recordingRecorded presentation
T. L. Keller, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and M. Steiner, R. D. Sharman, and R. Rotunno
5:00 PM4.7The Granite Mountain Atmospheric Sciences Testbed (GMAST): A facility for complex terrain airflow studies   wrf recordingRecorded presentation
John C. Pace, U.S Army, Dugway Proving Ground, Dugway, UT; and C. D. Whiteman and S. Hoch

Monday, 30 August 2010: 3:30 PM-5:15 PM, Alpine Ballroom A

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