Session 18C Tropical Cyclone Structure VI: Concentric Eyewalls

Friday, 2 May 2008: 10:15 AM-12:00 PM
Palms H (Wyndham Orlando Resort)
Host: 28th Conference on Hurricanes and Tropical Meteorology
Hugh E. Willoughby, Florida International University, Department of Earth Sciences, Miami, FL

10:15 AM
10:30 AM
The Role of Vortex Rossby Wave Dynamics on the Early Stage of Concentric Eyewall Formation
Yosvany H. Martinez, Dept. of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada; and G. Brunet and M. K. Yau
10:45 AM
Some dynamical aspects of tropical cyclone concentric eyewalls
Christopher M. Rozoff, CIMSS/Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI; and W. H. Schubert and J. P. Kossin
11:00 AM
Interaction Between Two Concentric Potential Vorticity Rings – Implications to the Evolution of Hurricane Concentric Eyewall
Jia Hu, Department of Meteorology, University of Hawaii at Manoa,, Honolulu, HI; and Y. Wang

11:15 AM
Secondary eyewall formation in two idealized, full-physics modeled hurricanes
Wesley D. Terwey, University of South Alabama, Fort Collins, CO; and M. T. Montgomery
11:45 AM
Western north Pacific typhoons with concentric eyewalls
H.-C. Kuo, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan; and C. P. Chang

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