Session 11B Severe Storm Processes IV: Supercell Morphology

Wednesday, 7 November 2012: 1:30 PM-3:00 PM
Symphony II (Loews Vanderbilt Hotel)
Host: 26th Conference on Severe Local Storms
Yvette P. Richardson, Pennsylvania State University, Meteorology, University Park, PA

  1:30 PM
Polarimetric radar observations and microphysical model simulations of melting hail
Matthew R. Kumjian, National Center for Atmospheric Research, Boulder, CO; and K. L. Ortega, A. V. Ryzhkov, J. Krause, and S. M. Ganson
  1:45 PM
Simulating polarimetric signatures associated with supercells in different kinematic environments
Jeffrey C. Snyder, Univ. of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and H. B. Bluestein and Y. Jung
  2:00 PM
Observations of Low-Level Mesocyclone Redevelopment Using a Trajectory Mapping Technique
Daniel P. Betten, CIMMS/Univ. of Oklahoma, Norman, OK ; and M. I. Biggerstaff
  2:15 PM
The influence of horizontal convective rolls on the morphology of low-level rotation in idealized simulations of supercell thunderstorms
Christopher J. Nowotarski, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA; and P. M. Markowski, Y. P. Richardson, and G. H. Bryan
  2:30 PM
An assessment of internal and external forcings in supercell interactions and their impact on storm morphology
Ann Syrowski, University of Illinois, Urbana, IL; and B. F. Jewett and R. B. Wilhelmson
  2:45 PM
Mergers in supercell environments. Part I: Conceptual models of mechanisms governing merger outcomes
Ryan M. Hastings, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA; and Y. P. Richardson, P. Markowski, J. Wurman, and C. C. Weiss
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