Session 18 Observational and modeling studies of mesoscale phenomena

Friday, 9 August 2013: 3:20 PM-5:00 PM
Multnomah (DoubleTree by Hilton Portland)
Host: 15th Conference on Mesoscale Processes
Heather D. Reeves, NOAA/NSSL, Norman, OK

3:20 PM
Student Awards Announced

3:30 PM
Sources and Role of Dry Vortex Merger for Tropical Cyclone Genesis over the Atlantic Ocean
Shu-Hua Chen, University of California, Davis, Davis, CA; and Y. C. liu

3:45 PM
Climatology of Banded Precipitation over the Continental United States
Jonathan G. Fairman Jr., University of Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom; and D. M. Schultz, D. J. Kirshbaum, S. L. Gray, and A. I. Barrett
4:00 PM
Characteristics of TRMM-Observed Seasonal Precipitation in the Central Andes
Karen I. Mohr, NASA/GSFC, Greenbelt, MD; and D. Slayback, K. Yager, and S. D. Nicholls
4:15 PM
Characterising the variability of sting jet windstorms
Neil C. G. Hart, University of Reading, Reading, United Kingdom; and S. Gray and P. Clark
4:30 PM
Development of a Torrential-Rain-Producing Convective System along a Meiyu Front in East China
Yali Luo, Chinese Academy of Meteorological Sciences, Beijing, , China; and Y. Gong and D. L. Zhang

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