Session 3 Weather Forecasting for Urban Areas

Tuesday, 3 August 2010: 1:30 PM-2:45 PM
Crestone Peak I & II (Keystone Resort)
Host: Ninth Symposium on the Urban Environment
Sylvia I. Bohnenstengel, University of Reading, Department of Meteorology, Reading, Berks.

1:30 PM
Investigation Of Air Flow Characteristics In Istanbul Using Omega Model
Yasemin Ezber, Istanbul Technical University, Istanbul, Turkey; and O. L. Sen, Z. Boybeyi, and M. Karaca
1:45 PM
Sensitivity experiments in determining urban effects on precipitation patterns
Hiroyuki Kusaka, University of Tsukuba, Tsukuba, Japan; and K. Nawata and F. Kimura

2:00 PM
Two paradigms for setting the urban heat island
Sylvia I. L. D. Bohnenstengel, University of Reading, Reading, United Kingdom; and S. E. Belcher
2:15 PM
International Urban Energy Balance Models Comparison Project: JULES-URBAN models, any winners?
Maggie Hendry, Met Office, Exeter, United Kingdom; and M. Best, M. Gouvea, S. Grimmond, and A. Porson
2:30 PM
- Indicates paper has been withdrawn from meeting
- Indicates an Award Winner