Poster Session 1 Formal Poster Viewing

Tuesday, 26 June 2018: 4:45 PM-6:15 PM
New Mexico/Santa Fe Room/Portal (La Fonda on the Plaza)
Host: 18th Conference on Mountain Meteorology

Observed Variations in the Strength of the Sierra Nevada Rain Shadow
Joey Spitze, San Jose State University, San José, CA; and N. P. Lareau

'Formation Mechanisms of the Torrential Rain Episodes at the Leeward Side of the Mountains with Poland as an Example'
Marek Blas, University of Wroclaw, Wroclaw, Poland; and M. Sobik, H. Ojrzynska, W. Rohm, M. Kryza, H. Brenot, E. Trzcina, and J. Kaplon

Interpreting OLYMPEX Precipitation Distributions Using Quasi-Idealized Numerical Simulations
Daniel J. Kirshbaum, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada; and D. J. Purnell

Orographic Precipitation on Oahu with Operational Forecasting Application
Alison D. Nugent, Univ. of Hawaii at Mānoa, Honolulu, HI; and G. Shigesato and R. Ballard

On the Moisture Extraction Efficiency of Mountains via Deep Convection
Adel Imamovic, ETH, Zurich, Switzerland; and L. Schlemmer and C. Schär

Handout (5.4 MB)

Precipitation Processes in Cyclones Passing over a Coastal Mountain Range: Recent Results from The Olympic Mountains Experiment (OLYMPEX)
Lynn A. McMurdie, Univ. of Washington, Seattle, WA; and A. K. Rowe, R. A. Houze Jr., J. Zagrodnik, S. R. Brodzik, J. K. Rader, and H. C. Barnes

Orographic Precipitation in an Idealized Mid-latitude Cyclone
Lydia Helen Tierney, University of Washington, Seattle, WA; and D. Durran

Precipitation Efficeincy over the Sudety Mountains (SW Poland) in Specific Air Circulation Conditions
Hanna Ojrzynska, University of Wroclaw, Wroclaw, Poland; and M. Blas, M. Sobik, and M. Kryza

Controls on Wintertime Non-brightband Rain Rate and Frequency in California’s Coastal Mountains
Matthew D. Cann, Univ. of Colorado Boulder, Boulder, CO; and A. B. White

Observations of Appalachian Fronts during Two NSF Educational Deployments
Brian J. Billings, Millersville Univ., Millersville, PA
Manuscript (641.8 kB)

MountainMetCube: An AR Application for Handheld Viewing
Brian J. Billings, Millersville Univ., Millersville, PA; and P. Dorofy

Identification of Valley-Wind Days
Manuela Lehner, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria; and M. W. Rotach and F. Obleitner

The Effect of a Solar Eclipse on Thermally-Driven Winds in a Small Valley
R. Palomaki, Univ. of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA; and N. Babic, G. J. Duine, M. van den Bossche, and S. F. J. De Wekker

Numerical Modelling of Thermally Driven Flows over Simple Slopes and Sensitivity Analysis to Surface and Ambient Conditions
Claudio Pincin, University of Trento, Trento, Italy; and M. Dumbser and D. Zardi

Mountain Breezes at Three Different Sites: Salt Lake Valley, The Pyrenees and Guadarrama Mountain Range
Carlos Román-Cascón, Complutense University of Madrid, Madrid, Spain; and C. Yagüe, J. A. Arrillaga, M. Lothon, F. Lohou, E. R. Pardyjak, M. Sastre, G. Maqueda, and R. M. Inclán

The Influence of Mountains and Rocks on Meteorological Processes
Gizo Vashakidze, Institute of Applied Ecology at Tbilisi State University of Iv. Javakhishvili (TSU), Tbilisi, Georgia

Constraining Emissions of Methane in the Mountainous Uintah Basin with Ground-Based Observations and a Time-Reversed Lagrangian Transport Model
Christopher S. Foster, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT; and E. T. Crosman, J. D. Horel, B. Fasoli, R. Bares, and J. C. Lin

Observations and Modeling of Atmospheric Rotors
Vanda Grubišić, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and S. Serafin, L. Strauss, and J. Sachsperger

Complementing Wave and Rotor Studies Through Photogrammetric Analysis of Rotor Clouds
Ulrike Romatschke, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and V. Grubišić

Sundowners: An extreme fire weather phenomena that occur under typical meteorological conditions along the Central California Coast.
Clifford F. Mass, Univ. of Washington, Seattle, WA; and N. Weber, R. Conrick, and J. Zagrodnik

Characteristics of Diablo Winds from a Climatology of Surface Observations
Craig M. Smith, DRI, Reno, NV; and M. L. Kaplan and B. Hatchett

The Jesusita wildfire in Santa Barbara California: Fire Spread Simulations and Sensitivity Analysis
Charles Jones, Univ. of California, Santa Barbara, CA; and F. Fujioka, S. Peterson, L. M. V. Carvalho, and D. A. Roberts

Rapid Deployment to Wildfires 2 (RaDFIRE2): Understanding Plume Dynamics and Fire Behavior Interactions
Craig B. Clements, San Jose State University, San Jose, CA; and N. P. Lareau, D. E. Kingsmill, and A. K. Kochanski

High Resolution Simulation Using the VLES Configuration of WRF-ARW of a Low Level Jet Observed over the Vale Do Cobrão during the Perdigao Microscale Field Campaign of 2017
Robert E. Dumais Jr., U.S. Army Research Laboratory, White Sands Missile Range, NM; and B. P. Reen, A. Pattantyus, and J. E. Passner

Influence of Terrain Smoothing on Simulated Convective Boundary Layer Depths in Mountainous Terrain
Gert-Jan Duine, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA; and S. F. J. De Wekker

Analysis of Vehicle-Induced Turbulence on a Highway in the Adige Valley
Pietro Breviglieri, Univeristy of Trento, Trento, Italy; and L. Giovannini, M. Falocchi, and D. Zardi

Impact of Advection and Entrainment on the Surface Energy Balance in a Valley
Ivana Stiperski, Univ. of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria; and N. Babic, I. Marinović, Ž. Večenaj, and S. F. J. De Wekker

Evaluating Observations of Cloud Base against Nowcasts and Model Forecasts on Whiteface Mountain (1,480 m)
Matthew Brewer, University at Albany, Albany, NY; and J. Minder and S. M. Lance

A Rare Ice Storm in the Intermountain Western U.S.: Societal Impacts
Jeffrey D. Colton, NOAA/NWS, Grand Junction, CO; and M. M. Stackhouse, J. Malingowski, D. Phillips, and M. P. Meyers

Orographic effects and Wind Shear on the Clermont-Ferrand Auvergne Airport
Alexandre Paci, METEO-FRANCE, Toulouse, France; and O. Traullé, J. M. Donier, T. Douffet, Y. Seity, G. André, A. Dabas, T. Rieutord, V. Unger, J. Barrié, G. Bouhours, D. Druet, E. Dubouchet, O. Garrouste, R. Honnert, J. M. Lefèvre, W. Maurel, and E. Moulin

A Rare Ice Storm in the Intermountain Western U.S.: Storm Morphology
Megan M. Stackhouse, NWS, Grand Junction,, CO; and J. D. Colton, J. Malingowski, D. Phillips, A. Lyons, and M. P. Meyers

Changes in Surface Albedo of Desert Playas Caused by Short Term Variations in Surface Moisture
Kevin M. Craft, Univ. of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT; and J. D. Horel

Facilitating Access to Boundary-Layer Conditions in Mountainous Regions
John Horel, Univ. of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT; and A. Jacques, M. Wessler, and C. Galli

"The Effect of Mountain River Reservoirs on the Environment Caused by Global Climate Change"
Giorgi Metreveli, Tbilisi State University of Ivane Javakhishvili, Tbilisi, Georgia; and L. Matchavariani V

A Multivariate, Stochastic Approach to Generating Daily Precipitation Series at Ungauged Locations in Mountainous Region
Myeong-Ho Yeo, City Univ. of New York Institute for Sustainable Cities, Kingston, NY; and A. Frei

Development of Prototype National Water Model Soil Moisture Products for Drought Monitoring
Mimi Hughes, CIRES, Boulder, CO; and D. Jackson, R. J. Zamora, R. Cifelli, M. Hobbins, R. S. Webb, D. DeWitt, and P. Colohan

Study on Characteristics of Snow Particle with the Different Meteorological Conditions in the Mountainous Region (Yeongdong) of Korea
Yoo-Jun Kim, National Institute of Meteorological Sciences/Korea Meteorological Administration, Gangneung, Korea, Republic of (South); and B. C. Choi, J. Shim, and B. G. Kim

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