Session 3A Tropical Cyclone Modeling II: Special Observations and Data Assimilation

Monday, 28 April 2008: 1:15 PM-3:00 PM
Palms GF (Wyndham Orlando Resort)
Host: 28th Conference on Hurricanes and Tropical Meteorology
Sharanya J. Majumdar, Univ. of Miami/RSMAS, Atmospheric Sciences, Miami, FL

1:30 PM
Impacts of Airborne Doppler Radar Data Assimilation on Hurricane using WRF-Var
Xiaoyan Zhang, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and Q. Xiao, C. Davis, and J. D. Tuttle
2:00 PM
Impact of Assimilating Scatterometer Vector Winds on High-Resolution Hurricane Model Prediction
Shuyi S. Chen, Univ. of Miami/RSMAS, Miami, FL; and W. Zhao, R. Foster, S. J. Majumdar, and W. T. Liu
2:15 PM
Sensitivities of hurricane intensity to planetary boundary layer schemes in a full physics three dimensional nonhydrostatic mesoscale model
Treng-Shi Huang, Department of Atmospheric Sciences, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan; and M. T. Montgomery and C. C. Wu
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