Poster Session 2 Wednesday Poster Session

Wednesday, 1 September 2010: 10:00 AM-11:30 AM
Alpine Ballroom B (Resort at Squaw Creek)
Host: 14th Conference on Mountain Meteorology

Combined use of headwind ramps and gradients based on LIDAR data in the alerting of low-level windshear
P. W. Chan, Hong Kong Observatory, Hong Kong, China; and K. K. Hon and D. K. Shin

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On the relationships between precipitation changes and circulation types variations in north west of Iran
Pari-sima Katiraie-Boroujerdy Sr., Islamic Azad University North Tehran Branch Iran, Tehran, Iran; and M. S. Najafi Jr.

Climate change in the high Himalaya: Implications for mountaineers and indigenous communities
John Semple, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada; and G. W. K. Moore

Utilizing a dual-polarization radar in complex terrain
Michael P. Meyers, NOAA/NWS, Grand Junction, CO; and M. C. Schwitzer, B. A. Lawrence, J. D. Colton, J. R. Pringle, S. Vasiloff, K. Howard, D. J. Gochis, and J. Busto

Orographic impacts on snowfall in a narrow mountain gorge
Jeffery D. Colton, NOAA/NWS, Grand Junction, CO; and J. D. Ramey Jr., T. G. Renwick, M. C. Schwitzer, and M. P. Meyers

A numerical study of the boundary layer dynamics inside Arizona's Meteor Crater
Michael T. Kiefer, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI; and S. Zhong

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P2.8 has been moved. New number 6.4A

COLPEX; cold air pooling over complex terrain
Bradley Colin Jemmett-Smith, University of Leeds, Leeds, United Kingdom

Radiative Cooling and Heating within Topography—Parametric studies with a 3D Radiative Transfer Model
Sebastian W. Hoch, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT; and C. D. Whiteman and B. Mayer

Forecasts during persistent valley cold pools in the Bonneville Basin by the North American Mesoscale Model
H. Dawn Reeves, NOAA/NSSL, Norman, OK; and K. L. Elmore, G. S. Manikin, and D. J. Stensrud

Interaction of regional scale drainage flows with the nocturnal stable atmosphere in Arizona's Meteor Crater
Sebastian W. Hoch, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT; and C. D. Whiteman, M. Lehner, D. Martinez, and M. Kossmann

Evaluation of persistent cold season cold air pools in the Salt Lake Valley, Utah
Christopher J. Ander, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT; and J. Horel and C. D. Whiteman

P2.15 has been moved. New number 4.5A

Mountain Torques and Jet Stream Modulation
Thomas Spengler, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ; and I. M. Held

Observation and theory of the diurnal continental thermal tide
Yanping Li, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI; and R. B. Smith

The upslope-downslope flow transition on a basin sidewall
Daniel Martinez, Universitat de les Illes Balears, Palma, Illes Balears, Spain; and C. D. Whiteman, S. W. Hoch, M. Lehner, and J. Cuxart

Forecasting near-surface winds in northern Helmand, Afghanistan
Peter Sheridan, Met Office, Exeter, United Kingdom; and S. Bedford and S. Vosper

Spatial structure of valley winds and aerosols from airborne Doppler lidar data
Stephan F.J. De Wekker, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA; and K. Godwin, Z. Vecenaj, and G. D. Emmitt

Development of a simple model for temperature inversion breakup in a mountainous urban valley
Angela M. Rendón, Universidad de Antioquia, Medellín, Antioquia, Colombia; and J. F. Jiménez, C. A. Palacio, and J. F. Salazar

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Diagnosis of Effect of Southwesterlies on Tibetan Vortex Moving East
ShuHua Yu, Chengdu Institute of Plateau Meteorology, Chengdu, Sichuan, China

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The impact of entrainment on trade-wind convection over Dominica
Daniel Kirshbaum, University of Reading, Reading, United Kingdom; and R. B. Smith

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

Spectral analysis of the T-REX high-frequency towers data
Zeljko Vecenaj, University of Zagreb, Zagreb, Croatia; and S. F. J. De Wekker and V. Grubisic

Exploring the Predictability of Mesoscale cyclogenesis in complex terrain using ensemble data assimilation
P. Alexander Reinecke, NRL, Monterey, CA; and D. R. Durran and J. D. Doyle

Typhoon interaction with the Taiwan topography during the Tropical Cyclone Structure—2008 (TCS-08) experiment
Brian J. Billings, National Research Council, Monterey, CA; and J. D. Doyle

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Initiation of deep convection at marginal instability in an ensemble of mesoscale models: A case study from COPS
Christian Barthlott, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Eggenstein-Leopoldshafen, Germany; and R. R. Burton, D. J. Kirshbaum, K. E. Hanley, E. Richard, J. P. Chaboureau, J. Trentmann, B. Kern, H. S. Bauer, T. Schwitalla, C. Keil, Y. Seity, A. Gadian, A. M. Blyth, S. D. Mobbs, C. Flamant, and J. Handwerker

Observation of Convection Initiation Processes with a Suite of State-of-the-Art Research Instruments during COPS IOP8b
Andreas Behrendt, Univ. of Hohenheim, Stuttgart, Germany; and S. Pal, F. Aoshima, M. Bender, A. Blyth, U. Corsmeier, J. Cuesta, G. Dick, M. Dorninger, C. N. Flamant, P. Di Girolamo, T. Gorgas, Y. Huang, N. Kalthoff, S. Khodayar, H. Mannstein, K. Träumner, A. Wieser, and V. Wulfmeyer

The impact of surface and boundary-layer conditions on convection-related parameters over mountainous terrain
Norbert Kalthoff, Karlsruher Institut für Technologie, Eggenstein-Leopoldshafen, Germany; and M. Kohler, C. Barthlott, U. Corsmeier, B. Adler, K. Träumner, L. Krauß, S. Khodayar, S. Mobbs, T. Foken, R. Eigenmann, and P. Di Girolamo

Sensitivity of precipitation forecast to the radiative impact of Saharan dust during COPS
Jean-Pierre Chaboureau, University of Toulouse and CNRS, Toulouse, France; and E. Richard, J. P. Pinty, C. Flamant, P. Di Girolamo, C. Kiemle, A. Behrendt, H. Chepfer, M. Chiriaco, and V. Wulfmeyer

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Initiation of convection over the Black Forest mountains on 12 August 2007 during COPS
Lindsay J. Bennett, National Centre for Atmospheric Science, Leeds, U.K.; and A. M. Blyth, R. R. Burton, A. M. Gadian, T. M. Weckwerth, A. Behrendt, P. Di Girolamo, M. Dorninger, S. J. Lock, V. H. Smith, and S. D. Mobbs

The simulation of a deep convective cloud in complex orography: the 15 July 2007 case from COPS
Ralph Burton, University of Leeds, Leeds, United Kingdom; and A. Gadian, A. M. Blyth, and S. D. Mobbs

Aviation Forecast Support for the Vancouver 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games
Daryl G. Pereira, MSC, Edmonton, AB, Canada; and T. S. Gaines and D. B. Whittle

Predictability of orographic convection: high-resolution ensembles from the Unified Model
Kirsty E. Hanley, University of Reading, Reading, United Kingdom; and D. Kirshbaum, S. E. Belcher, N. Roberts, and P. A. Clark

Inflow and outflow through the Sea-to-Sky Corridor in February 2010: lessons learned from SNOW-V10
Ruping Mo, National Laboratory for Coastal and Mountain Meteorology, Vancouver, BC, Canada; and J. Zhong, C. Yu, and K. Kwok

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