Session 2C AMMA I: Waves

Monday, 28 April 2008: 10:15 AM-12:00 PM
Palms H (Wyndham Orlando Resort)
Host: 28th Conference on Hurricanes and Tropical Meteorology
Sarah Jones, Universität Karlsruhe / Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe, Institute of Meteorology and Climate Research, Karlsruhe

10:15 AM
On the genesis of African easterly waves
Chris D. Thorncroft, SUNY, Albany, NY; and N. M. J. Hall and G. N. Kiladis
10:30 AM
Moist Singular Vectors and African Easterly Waves
Brian J. Hoskins, NCAS Centre for Global Atmospheric Modelling, University of Reading, Reading, United Kingdom; and R. J. Cornforth
10:45 AM
The interaction between convection and African Easterly Waves: a model case study
Juliane Schwendike, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Karlsruhe, Germany
11:00 AM
MIT radar observations of the evolution of the West African Monsoon during the AMMA IOP
Rosana Nieto-Ferreira, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC; and T. M. Rickenbach, N. Guy, and E. R. Williams
11:15 AM
Coastal Observations and Model Simulations associated with African Easterly Wave Passage during the 2006 AMMA SOP-3 field Campaign
Gregory S. Jenkins, Howard Univ., Washington, DC; and E. Joseph, P. A. Kucera, J. D. Fuentes, A. Gaye, J. Gerlach, F. Roux, D. Bouniol, A. Protat, N. Viltard, and S. Chiao
11:30 AM
Evolution of AEWs and MCSs off West Africa observed during AMMA SOP-3 in September 2006
Joël Arnault, Laboratoire d'Aérologie (CNRS-UPS), Toulouse, France; and F. Roux
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