Session 5 Mesoscale Predictability and Data Assimilation I

Tuesday, 4 August 2015: 8:00 AM-10:00 AM
Republic Ballroom AB (Sheraton Boston )
Host: 16th Conference on Mesoscale Processes
Zhaoxia Pu, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT and Stanley B. Trier, NCAR, Boulder, CO

8:00 AM
Mesoscale Predictability, Thunderstorms and the -5/3 Kinetic Energy Spectrum (INVITED)
Dale R. Durran, University of Washington, Seattle, WA; and J. A. Weyn
8:30 AM
9:00 AM
Significance of environmental vertical wind shear in convective upscale growth: Observations and model analyses
Christopher A. Kerr, CIMMS/Univ. of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and D. J. Stensrud and X. Wang
9:15 AM
The scale- and case- dependence of the predictability of precipitation by a storm scale ensemble forecasting system
Madalina Surcel, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada; and M. K. Yau and I. Zawadzki
9:45 AM
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