Session 4 Gravity Wave, Mechanically Forced Flows and Orographic Precipitation (INVITED)

Monday, 3 August 2015: 4:00 PM-6:00 PM
Republic Ballroom AB (Sheraton Boston )
Host: 16th Conference on Mesoscale Processes
Todd P. Lane, The University of Melbourne, School of Earth Sciences & ARC Centre of Excellence for Climate System Science, Melbourne, Victoria and Alison D. Nugent, National Center for Atmospheric Research, Boulder, CO

4:30 PM
An investigation of a midlatitude lower stratospheric gravity wave “valve layer”
Christopher G. Kruse, Yale University, New Haven, CT; and R. B. Smith
4:45 PM
5:45 PM
Large-eddy simulations of diurnally heated airflow over idealized terrain
Daniel J. Kirshbaum, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada
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