23rd Conference on Severe Local Storms

Session 16


Numerical Simulations I: Supercells and Tornadoes

 Chair: Sarah A. Tessendorf, Colorado State Univ., Fort Collins, CO
8:30 AM16.1High resolution simulations of the 3 May 1999 Oklahoma tornado outbreak: impact of microphysics on cold pool intensity and storm morphology  
Daniel T. Dawson II, CAPS/Univ. of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and M. Xue and G. Zhang
8:45 AM16.2Numerical Study of a Tornado-Like Vortex in a Supercell Storm  extended abstract
Jorge Ruben Santos, McGill Univ., Montreal, QC, Canada; and M. K. Yau
9:00 AM16.3The influence of eight basic environmental parameters on the low-level rotation characteristics of simulated convective storms  extended abstract
Cody Kirkpatrick, Univ. of Alabama, Huntsville, AL; and E. W. McCaul and C. Cohen
9:15 AM16.4Sensitivity of tornadogenesis in very-high-resolution numerical simulations to variations in model microphysical parameters  extended abstract
Nathan Snook, Univ. of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and M. Xue
9:30 AM16.5Numerical simulation of tornadogenesis in a supercell storm  extended abstract
Ken-ichi Shimose, Kyushu Univ., Fukuoka, Japan; and T. Kawano
9:45 AM16.6Simulations of a supercell thunderstorm with radiative transfer, surface physics, and a soil model  extended abstract
Jeffrey Frame, Penn State Univ., University Park, PA; and P. Markowski

Friday, 10 November 2006: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM, St. Louis AB

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