Session 8 Boundary-layer Processes in Global and Regional Climate or Weather Prediction Models I

Thursday, 5 August 2010: 1:30 PM-3:00 PM
Torrey's Peak I&II (Keystone Resort)
Host: 19th Symposium on Boundary Layers and Turbulence
Daran L. Rife, NCAR, Research Applications Program, Boulder, CO

1:30 PM
A moist vertical turbulence mixing parameterization in the NCEP GFS
Jongil Han, SRG at NCEP/EMC, College Park, MD; and H. L. Pan

1:45 PM
The role of balance in coupling the boundary layer and large scale dynamics
Robert John Beare, University of Exeter, Exeter, United Kingdom; and M. J. P. Cullen
2:00 PM
The Total Energy - Mass Flux PBL scheme in WRF: Experience in real-time forecasts for California
Wayne M. Angevine, CIRES, University of Colorado, and NOAA/ESRL, Boulder, CO; and T. Mauritsen
2:15 PM
Impact of the lowest model layer height on performance of PBL parameterizations in numerical prediction
Hyeyum Hailey Shin, Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea, Republic of (South); and S. Y. Hong
2:30 PM
Global climatology of diurnally varying low-level jets
Daran L. Rife, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and J. O. Pinto, A. J. Monaghan, C. A. Davis, and J. R. Hannan
2:45 PM
Synoptic controls on moist boundary layer structure
Stephen E. Belcher, University of Reading, Reading, United Kingdom; and I. A. Boutle, R. J. Beare, A. Brown, and R. S. Plant
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