Advancements in Numerical Weather Prediction

- Indicates paper has been withdrawn from meeting
- Indicates an Award Winner
Wednesday, 7 November 2012: 3:00 PM-4:15 PM
Symphony III and Foyer (Loews Vanderbilt Hotel)
Host: 26th Conference on Severe Local Storms
Dual-Doppler vs. EnKF wind analyses of the 29-30 May 2004 Geary, Oklahoma, supercell
Corey K. Potvin, CIMMS/Univ. of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and L. J. Wicker, M. I. Biggerstaff, D. P. Betten, and A. M. Shapiro
Manuscript (6.6 MB)

Handout (2.9 MB)

The Ensemble Kalman Filter Analyses and Forecasts of the 8 May 2003 Oklahoma City Tornadic Supercell Storm using Single and Double Moment Microphysics Schemes
Nusrat Yussouf, CIMMS/OU/NSSL, Norman, OK; and E. R. Mansell, L. J. Wicker, D. M. Wheatley, and D. J. Stensrud

Evaluation of the Improved Humidity Analysis in Multiscale Data Assimilation on Windsor Tornado
Hongli Jiang, NOAA/ESRL, Boulder, CO; and Y. Xie, S. Albers, D. L. Birkenheuer, Z. Toth, H. Yuan, S. Koch, and R. Ware

Impact of Doppler Weather Radar Data Assimilation on the Predictions of Mesoscale Convective Systems
Mohan Kumar Das, SAARC Meteorological Research Centre (SMRC), Dhaka, Bangladesh; and S. K. Debsarma
Manuscript (729.3 kB)

Handout (1.9 MB)

Evaluating the Contribution of NASA Remotely-Sensed Data Sets on a Convection-Allowing Forecast Model
Bradley T. Zavodsky, NASA/MSFC, Huntsville, AL; and J. L. Case and A. L. Molthan

Assimilation of GLD-360 lightning data and SATCAST convective initiation data into the RAP and RUC models and lightning forecast guidance from nested HRRR runs
Tracy Lorraine Smith, NOAA/ESRL/GSD and CIRA, Boulder, CO; and S. S. Weygandt, S. G. Benjamin, C. Alexander, M. Hu, H. Lin, E. W. McCaul Jr., and J. R. Mecikalski

Using Cloud Liquid Water Path to Improve Severe Weather Forecasts with WRF-DART
Thomas A. Jones, CIMMS/Univ. of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and D. J. Stensrud, P. Minnis, and R. Palikonda

The Effects of Digital Filter Initialization on Convection Initiation in a WRF-DART Mesoscale Ensemble Analysis
Anthony E. Reinhart, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX; and C. Snyder, G. Romine, and C. C. Weiss

Real-time Radar Radial Velocity Assimilation Experiments in a Pre-operational Framework in North China
Min Chen, Institute of Urban Meteorology, CMA, Beijing, China; and M. X. Chen, S. Y. Fan, H. Wang, and J. Sun