Poster Session P3 Novel Observations of Severe Storms

Monday, 5 November 2012: 3:00 PM-4:15 PM
Symphony III and Foyer (Loews Vanderbilt Hotel)
Host: 26th Conference on Severe Local Storms

Comparison of Disdrometer and X-band Mobile Radar Observations in Convective Precipitation
Evan A. Kalina, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO; and K. Friedrich, S. Ellis, and D. W. Burgess

Handout (7.5 MB)

Rapid-Scan Observations of Tornadogenesis, Intesification, and Decay from a Mobile Radar
Jana B. Houser, Univ. of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and H. B. Bluestein and J. C. Snyder

Integration of the total lightning jump algorithm into current operational warning environment conceptual models
Christopher J. Schultz, Univ. of Alabama, Huntsville, AL; and L. D. Carey, E. V. Schultz, G. T. Stano, P. N. Gatlin, D. Kozlowski, and S. Goodman

An Inter-comparison of S-band and C-band Polarimetric Radar Signatures of Large Hail and Tornado Debris on 2 March 2012
Lawrence D. Carey, University of Alabama, Huntsville, AL; and C. J. Schultz, A. L. Bain, A. Sherrer, K. R. Knupp, B. Carcione, C. C. Crowe, C. B. Darden, and M. E. Anderson

Measurements of DSD with a dense network of disdrometers associated with convective initiation and evolution
Sadao Saito, MRI, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan; and C. Fujiwara, K. Kusunoki, and E. Sato

Handout (220.4 kB)

Early results of operational use of total lightning data from the West Texas Lightning Mapping Array
Steven R. Cobb, NOAA/NWSFO, Lubbock, TX; and J. Jordan, E. C. Bruning, and J. Daniel

Radar morphology of tornadic supercells and other convective systems sampled over Texas and Oklahoma during the 2012 Deep Convective Cloud Chemistry (DC3) experiment
Michael I. Biggerstaff, CIMMS/Univ. of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and E. R. Mansell, D. P. Betten, D. R. MacGorman, D. W. Burgess, C. L. Ziegler, E. C. Bruning, and G. D. Carrie

Three-dimensional structure of misocyclone associated with thunderstorm observed by Ku-band FM-Chirp fast scanning radar
Chusei Fujiwara, MRI, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan; and E. Sato, S. Saito, and K. Kusunoki
Manuscript (417.4 kB)

Particle Distributions from the Balloon-Born Particle Imager flown in the DC3 Campaign
Sean Waugh, NSSL, Norman, OK; and W. D. Rust, D. R. MacGorman, S. E. Fredrickson, and D. Kennedy

Analyses of the low-level winds in two tornadoes that crossed the Hong Kong International Airport
Paul Robinson, Center for Severe Weather Research, Boulder, CO; and P. W. Chan, J. Wurman, C. M. Shun, and K. A. Kosiba

Nowcasting Wet Downbursts using Polarimetric Radar
Mariana Scott, University of Alabama, Huntsville, AL; and L. Carey, E. V. Schultz, and W. P. Roeder

Recent Afternoon-Evening Transition (AET) and Nocturnal Convective Initiation Events Studied as Part of the UAHuntsville ABIDE Field Project
Stephanie Mullins, University of Alabama, Huntsville, AL; and K. R. Knupp, T. A. Coleman, T. A. Murphy, A. Sherrer, and R. A. Wade

Microphysics of a tornado-producing supercell observed with a dual-polarization C-band radar
Jenni Rauhala, Finnish Meteorological Institute, Helsinki, Finland; and K. Solin and D. M. Schultz

Observations of Hailstone Characteristics Utilizing a New Instrumentation Platform
Tanya M. Brown, Insurance Institute for Business & Home Safety, Richburg, SC; and I. M. Giammanco and D. S. Robinett
Manuscript (1.5 MB)

Handout (3.2 MB)

Multi-sensor observations and analysis of the 14-15 June, 2012 heat bursts in the Texas Panhandle
Mark R. Conder, NOAA/NWSFO, Lubbock, TX; and G. D. Skwira, S. R. Cobb, E. C. Bruning, and J. Daniel

An Analysis of Total Lightning Over North Alabama During the 2 March 2012 Tornado Event
Brian Carcione, NOAA/NWS, Huntsville, AL; and K. D. White and G. T. Stano
Manuscript (449.7 kB)

Handout (1.5 MB)

Near-Surface Thunderstorm Outflow Characteristics Observed by the TTUKa Mobile Doppler Radars
Patrick S. Skinner, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX; and C. C. Weiss, W. S. Gunter, and J. L. Schroeder
Manuscript (8.8 MB)

Handout (3.5 MB)

Potential Missions for the SPA-10
Andrew G. Detwiler, South Dakota School of Mines & Technology, Rapid City, SD; and H. H. Jonsson

Handout (1.2 MB)

Observations of severe convective storms with operational dual-polarization WSR-88D radars
Matthew R. Kumjian, National Center for Atmospheric Research, Boulder, CO; and C. D. Payne and P. T. Schlatter

Storm environments sampled in Texas and Oklahoma during the Deep Convective Clouds and Chemistry (DC3) experiment
Conrad L. Ziegler, NOAA/NSSL, Norman, OK; and D. R. MacGorman, E. C. Bruning, M. Coniglio, M. I. Biggerstaff, E. R. Mansell, D. P. Betten, D. W. Burgess, and G. D. Carrie

The Oklahoma-Texas Venue of the Deep Convective Clouds and Chemistry (DC3) Experiment
Donald R. MacGorman, NOAA/OAR/NSSL, Norman, OK; and C. Ziegler, E. C. Bruning, M. I. Biggerstaff, E. R. Mansell, D. W. Burgess, S. Waugh, D. P. Betten, D. Kennedy, S. E. Fredrickson, G. Carrie, P. L. Heinselman, and T. J. Schuur

MPAR Wind Shear Experiment
Pamela L. Heinselman, NOAA/NSSL, Norman, OK; and J. Cho, B. L. Cheong, M. Weadon, M. Emanual, T. Crum, and P. Biron
Manuscript (522.7 kB)

Strongly Negative ZDR Signatures in Low Levels of Deep Convection
Michael A. Magsig, NOAA/NWS/WDTB, Norman, OK; and J. G. LaDue, C. D. Payne, and L. R. Lemon

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