Poster Session P9 New Techniques and Testbeds II

Wednesday, 7 November 2012: 3:00 PM-4:15 PM
Symphony III and Foyer (Loews Vanderbilt Hotel)
Host: 26th Conference on Severe Local Storms

Utilizing Divergence Tendency in Forecasting Convective Initiation
Kelton T. Halbert, Lipscomb University, Nashville, TN; and W. G. Blumberg

Handout (44.5 MB)

Objective Diagnosis of Thunderstorms and Convection Initiation Using Convection-Allowing Numerical Weather Prediction Models
Patrick T. Marsh, NOAA/NSSL & OU/CIMMS/SoM, Norman, OK; and J. S. Kain, A. J. Clark, V. Lakshmanan, G. Thompson, S. R. Dembek, S. D. Miller Jr., M. C. Coniglio, J. Correia Jr., F. Kong, K. W. Thomas, and M. Xue

Preliminary assessment of timing differences between convective initiation and severe initiation
Stuart D. Miller Jr., CIMMS/Univ. of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and J. Correia Jr.
Manuscript (665.9 kB)

Handout (828.6 kB)

Evaluation of Experimental Atmospheric Profiling Systems and WRF-ARW PBL schemes during the 2012 NOAA/HWT Experimental Forecast Program
Michael C. Coniglio, NOAA/NSSL, Norman, OK; and M. W. Douglas, D. D. Turner, and M. Fuentes

Handout (17.4 MB)

CAPS Storm-Scale Ensemble Forecasting System for the NOAA HWT 2012 Spring Experiment: Impact of IC/LBC Perturbations
Fanyou Kong, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and M. Xue, K. W. Thomas, Y. Wang, K. Brewster, A. J. Clark, J. S. Kain, S. J. Weiss, I. L. Jirak, M. C. Coniglio, J. Correia Jr., and P. Marsh

The WRF Lightning Forecast Algorithm: Recent updates and results from convective ensemble forecasts
Eugene W. McCaul Jr., USRA, Huntsville, AL ; and J. L. Case, S. R. Dembek, F. Kong, S. J. Goodman, and S. J. Weiss

Handout (90.0 kB)

Probabilistic Techniques in the Diagnosis of Severe Weather Outbreaks
Chad M. Shafer, Univ. of South Alabama, Mobile, AL; and A. E. Mercer, C. A. Doswell III, L. Leslie, and M. Richman

Handout (997.2 kB)

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