Session 12C Analysis and Forecasting for Recent Field Campaigns and Testbeds

Thursday, 16 January 2020: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
258B (Boston Convention and Exhibition Center)
Host: 30th Conference on Weather Analysis and Forecasting (WAF)/26th Conference on Numerical Weather Prediction (NWP)
Christopher J. Melick, 557th Weather Wing, 16th Weather Squadron, Offutt Air Force Base, NE

This session will be hosted by the 30th Conference on Weather Analysis and Forecasting (30WAF).  We welcome abstracts on analysis and forecasting methods used to support recent field campaigns and testbeds, as well as advances in analysis and forecasting methods pursuant to recent campaigns and testbeds.  Examples of recent campaigns and testbeds include (but are not limited to) VORTEX-SE, RELAMPAGO, TORUS, PISTON, the WPC Hydrometeorological Testbed, WPC Winter Weather Experiment, WPC Flash Flood and Intense Rainfall Experiment (FFaiR), NOAA Spring Forecasting Experiment, etc.

10:30 AM
The Influence of Dacciwa Radiosonde Data on the Quality of ECMWF Analyses and Forecasts
Roderick van der Linden, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Karlsruhe, Germany; and P. Knippertz, A. H. Fink, B. Ingleby, M. Maranan, and A. Benedetti

10:45 AM
High-Frequency Mobile Soundings in Convective Environments During RELAMPAGO: Overview and Preliminary Findings
Russ S. Schumacher, Colorado State Univ., Fort Collins, CO; and D. A. Hence, N. R. Kelly, K. A. Kosiba, S. W. Nesbitt, R. J. Trapp, and J. Wurman

11:00 AM
Evaluation of Multiple Analysis Systems in the 2019 HWT Spring Forecasting Experiment
Israel L. Jirak, NOAA/NWS/NCEP/Storm Prediction Center, Norman, OK; and N. A. Dahl, K. Hoogewind, B. Roberts, K. H. Knopfmeier, A. J. Clark, C. Alexander, J. R. Carley, and M. C. Coniglio

11:15 AM
Application of Ensemble Sensitivity during the AR-Recon 2019 Experiment
Ryan D. Torn, Univ. at Albany, SUNY, Albany, NY

11:30 AM
Impact of Turbulence and Small-Scale Convective Cells on Heavy Orographic Precipitation During the OLYMPEX Field Experiment
Na Zhou, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY; and B. A. Colle and A. Naeger

11:45 AM
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