Poster Session 12 Observations of Tornadoes and Supercells Part 2

Thursday, 6 November 2014: 3:00 PM-4:15 PM
Capitol Ballroom AB (Madison Concourse Hotel)
Host: 27th Conference on Severe Local Storms
Curtis R. Alexander, NOAA/Earth Systems Research Laboratory/Global Systems Division and CIRES/Univ. of Colorado, Global Systems Division, Boulder, CO and Karen A. Kosiba, Center for Severe Weather Research, Boulder, CO

An Analysis of the 27 April 2014 Severe Weather event: The Mayflower-Vilonia-El Paso tornadic storm
Christopher C. Buonanno, NOAA/NWS, North Little Rock, AR; and J. A. Lewis III, W. Gilmore, B. D. Smith, C. Rickard, C. Dalton, and S. Clarke

A Parametric Wind-Pressure Relationship for Concentric Cyclostrophic Vortices
Vincent T. Wood, NOAA/NSSL, Norman, OK; and R. L. Tanamachi and L. W. White

Handout (2.0 MB) Handout (2.8 MB)

Damage Survey of the Mayflower-Vilonia, Arkansas Tornado
Timothy P. Marshall, Haag Engineering Co., Irving, TX; and J. Robinson, E. Kiesling, and L. Tanner
Manuscript (1.9 MB)

Integrated Observations of a Near-Surface Based Supercell Located Behind a Gust Front
Anthony W. Lyza, Univ. of Alabama, Huntsville, AL; and J. Apke, K. S. Pennington, and K. Knupp
Manuscript (921.1 kB)

Handout (3.3 MB)

The 6 May 2010 Elevated Supercell During VORTEX2
Christopher W. MacIntosh, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC; and M. D. Parker

An Examination of the Radar and Lightning Characteristics of the El Reno Tornado
Jenny Reed, Georgia Tech Research Institute, Atlanta, GA; and J. M. Trostel

Development of Tornadic Debris Signature Guidance Using Polarimetric WSR-88D Data
Darrel M. Kingfield, CIMMS/Univ. of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and S. K. Degelia, K. L. Ortega, J. C. Snyder, T. M. Smith, and A. V. Ryzhkov

Handout (4.2 MB)

Analysis of Polarimetric Tornado Debris Signatures Observed by WSR-88D Associated with Significant Tornadoes
Steven E. Nelson, NOAA/NWS Forecast Office, Peachtree City, GA; and J. R. Banghoff

Examination of debris loading effects on tornado dynamics using a Large-Eddy Simulation model and W-band mobile radar measurements
David J. Bodine, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and T. Maruyama, R. D. Palmer, C. Fulton, and H. B. Bluestein
Manuscript (1.8 MB)

Rapid-Update Radar Observations of Downbursts
Charles M. Kuster, OU/CIMMS and NOAA/OAR/NSSL, Norman, OK; and P. L. Heinselman and T. J. Schuur

An Integrated Damage, Visual, and Radar Analysis of the 2013 Moore, Oklahoma EF5 Tornado
Nolan T. Atkins, Lyndon State College, Lyndonville, VT; and K. M. Butler, K. R. Flynn, and R. Wakimoto

Low-level vertical wind structure in tornadoes
Karen A. Kosiba, Center for Severe Weather Research, Boulder, CO; and J. Wurman

Measurement of Tsukuba tornado with particle image velocimetry
Koji Sassa, Kochi University, Kochi, Japan; and H. Miyagi and H. Yamauchi

Handout (3.6 MB)

High-resolution Tornado Damage Surveys Compared to Doppler Velocity-derived Rotational Strength Parameters
Kiel L. Ortega, National Weather Center, Norman, OK ; and J. G. LaDue, T. C. Meyer, and D. M. Kingfield

Handout (1.9 MB)

The Doppler On Wheels NSF Lower Atmospheric Observing Facility
Joshua Wurman, Center for Severe Weather Research, Boulder, CO; and K. A. Kosiba, P. Robinson, B. Pereira, R. Humphrey, and T. Meyer

Impacts of Radar Scan Time on Observed 31 May 2013 Supercell Evolution: An Operational Perspective
Charles Kuster, CIMMS/Univ. of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and P. L. Heinselman and M. D. Austin

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