Session 6A Numerical Simulations of Environmental Impacts on Storms

Tuesday, 8 November 2016: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
Pavilion Ballroom East (Hilton Portland )
Host: 28th Conference on Severe Local Storms
Christopher J. Nowotarski, Texas A&M Univ., Atmospheric Sciences, College Station, TX

10:45 AM
Simulated Effects of Urban Environments on the Dynamics of a Supercell Thunderstorm
Larissa J. Reames, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and D. J. Stensrud
11:00 AM
Examining Storm Evolution Within Idealized Heterogeneous Environments
Yvette Richardson, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA
11:15 AM
The Impact of Variations in Upper-Level Shear on Simulated Supercells
Robert A. Warren, Monash Univ., Melbourne, Australia; and H. A. Ramsay, H. Richter, S. T. Siems, and M. J. Manton
11:30 AM
11:45 AM
How Much does “Backing Aloft” Actually Impact a Supercell?
Matthew D. Parker, North Carolina State Univ., Raleigh, NC
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