Session 7B Lightning Research

Tuesday, 4 November 2014: 1:30 PM-3:00 PM
University (Madison Concourse Hotel)
Host: 27th Conference on Severe Local Storms
Matthew R. Kumjian, The Pennsylvania State University, Department of Meteorology, University Park, PA

1:30 PM
Lightning Jump Integration into the Severe Weather Warning Process
Elise V. Schultz, University of Alabama, Huntsville, AL; and C. J. Schultz, S. M. Stough, T. Chronis, L. Carey, K. M. Kuhlman, K. L. Ortega, B. M. Williams, A. B. Young, and S. J. Goodman
1:45 PM
Can total lightning data help give warning lead time for non-supercell tornadoes?
Edward J. Szoke, CIRA/Colorado State Univ. and NOAA/Global Systems Division, Boulder, CO; and D. Bikos, R. Mazur, R. Cox, D. Barjenbruch, R. Kleyla, and R. Glancy
2:00 PM
Development of a calibrated proxy for thunderstorm occurrence using reanalysis and lightning data
Anja T. Westermayer, European Severe Storms Laboratory, Wessling, Germany; and G. Pistotnik and P. Groenemeijer
2:15 PM
Thunderstorm Electrification and Kinematics As Seen Through Ensemble Lightning Flash Properties
Phillip J. Ware, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX; and E. C. Bruning, V. C. Sullivan, D. R. MacGorman, and K. M. Kuhlman
2:45 PM
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