Session 3 Orographic Precipitation Part II

Monday, 30 August 2010: 1:30 PM-3:00 PM
Alpine Ballroom A (Resort at Squaw Creek)
Host: 14th Conference on Mountain Meteorology
Allen B. White, NOAA, Physical Sciences Division, Boulder, CO

1:30 PM
Application of theory to observed cases of orographically forced convective rainfall
M. M. Miglietta, Italian National Council of Research/Institute of Atmospheric Sciences and Climate, Lecce, Italy; and R. Rotunno
1:45 PM
Under what conditions does embedded convection enhance orographic precipitation?
Dirk Cannon, University of Reading, Reading, Berkshire, United Kingdom; and D. J. Kirshbaum
2:00 PM
An extension of Smith's linear theory of orographic precipitation—a two layer approach
Idar Barstad, Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research, Bergen, Norway; and F. Schüller
2:15 PM
2:45 PM
Measurements of Orographic Cloud and Precipitation over Southern Baffin Island during STAR
Shannon Elizabeth Fargey, Centre for Earth Observation Science, Winnipeg, MB, Canada; and J. Hanesiak, R. Martin, J. W. Strapp, and M. Wolde
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