Session 7B Stable Boundary Layers 2 - Low Level Winds & Wind Speed Jets

Tuesday, 10 June 2014: 1:30 PM-3:00 PM
John Charles Suite (Queens Hotel)
Host: 21st Symposium on Boundary Layers and Turbulence
Robert John Beare, University of Exeter, School of Engineering, Computing and Mathematics, Exeter

1:30 PM
Predicting Nocturnal Boundary Layer Regimes: An Observational Study
Ivo G.S. van Hooijdonk, Eindhoven University of Technology, Eindhoven, Netherlands; and J. M. M. Donda, F. C. Bosveld, A. F. Moene, H. J. H. Clercx, B. J. H. Van de Wiel, and J. Sun

Handout (2.0 MB)

1:45 PM
The minimum wind speed for sustainable turbulence in the nocturnal boundary layer
Bas J.H. Van de Wiel, Delf University of Technology, Delft, Netherlands; and J. M. M. Donda, I. G. S. Van Hooijdonk, P. Baas, A. Moene, H. J. J. Jonker, H. J. H. Clercx, and J. Sun

2:00 PM
Investigating low-level jet wind profiles using two different lidars
Brian Joseph Vanderwende, Univ. of Colorado, Boulder, CO; and J. K. Lundquist

Handout (1.5 MB)

2:15 PM
Analysis of Turbulence and Thermodynamics Associated with Low-Level Jets
Timothy A. Bonin, NOAA/CIRES, Boulder, CO; and P. M. Klein, P. B. Chilson, J. F. Newman, W. G. Blumberg, and D. D. Turner

2:30 PM
Stable Boundary-Layer Turbulence Profile Shape beneath a Low-Level Jet
Robert M. Banta, NOAA/ERL/ETL, Boulder, CO; and Y. L. Pichugina and W. A. Brewer

2:45 PM
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