Poster Session 2H Poster Session Tropical Cyclones at Landfall

Thursday, 1 May 2008: 3:30 PM-5:00 PM
Palms ABCD (Wyndham Orlando Resort)
Host: 28th Conference on Hurricanes and Tropical Meteorology

Wind versus Water Damage to Buildings: A Meteorological Perspective
Timothy P. Marshall, Haag Engineering Co., Irving, TX

Handout (1.4 MB)

Examination of the coastal transition zone of hurricane frances
Brian D. Hirth, Texas Tech Univ., Lubbock, TX; and J. L. Schroeder

Tree damage in Quintana Roo, Mexico caused by Hurricane Dean (2007)
Corene J. Matyas, Univ. of Florida, Gainesville, FL

Handout (166.9 kB)

Distribution of severe weather indices in landfalling numerically simulated hurricanes
Christina Holt, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX; and S. K. Kimball

Handout (1.2 MB)

The effectiveness of measured and derived tropical cyclone parameters in predicting coastal damage
Ronald, L. Schumann III, University of South Alabama, Mobile, AL; and K. G. Blackwell and S. Kimball

Handout (32.6 kB)

Landfalling tropical cyclones in the Eastern Pacific. Part I: Case studies from 2006 and 2007
Luis M. Farfan, CICESE, Unidad La Paz, La Paz, Baja California, Mexico; and R. Romero-Centeno, G. B. Raga, and J. Zavala-Hidalgo

Handout (1.5 MB)

Landfalling tropical cyclones in the Eastern Pacific. Part II: WRF simulations of John and Paul (2006)
D. Pozo, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Mexico City, DF, Mexico; and G. B. Raga, L. M. Farfan, R. Romero-Centeno, and J. Zavala-Hidalgo

Handout (1.1 MB)

Simulations of Near-Ground Hurricane Winds Influenced by Built Structures
Christopher D. Karstens, Iowa State University, Ames, IA; and W. A. Gallus Jr.

Handout (571.9 kB)

WSR-88D analysis of tornadic and nontornadic deep convection in landfalling tropical cyclone rainbands
Michael C. Link, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Charlotte, NC; and M. D. Eastin

Handout (2.6 MB)

The Hurricane Severity Index – A destructive potential rating system for tropical cyclones
Chris Hebert, ImpactWeather, Inc., Houston, TX; and B. Weinzapfel and M. Chambers

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