Session 1 Bridging the Gap: Tornadoes

Monday, 22 October 2018: 8:45 AM-10:30 AM
Pinnacle room (Stoweflake Mountain Resort )
Host: 29th Conference on Severe Local Storms
Jana B. Houser, Ohio Univ., Geography, Athens, OH

8:45 AM
Welcoming Remarks
9:00 AM
Tornadic Near-Storm Environments of the Southeastern United States
Alexandra Anderson-Frey, Pennsylvania State Univ., Univ. Park, PA; and Y. P. Richardson, A. R. Dean, R. L. Thompson, and B. T. Smith
9:15 AM
9:30 AM
Explicit Forecasts of Low-Level Rotation with Convection-Allowing Models Using 1-Km Horizontal Grid Spacing
Ryan A. Sobash, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and C. S. Schwartz, G. S. Romine, and M. L. Weisman
9:45 AM
The Dodge City Tornadoes on 24 May 2016: Damage Survey, Photogrammetric Analysis Combine with Mobile Polarimetric Radar Data
Roger, M. Wakimoto, Univ. of California, Los Angeles, CA; and Z. B. Weinhoff, H. B. Bluestein, and D. W. Reif
10:00 AM
The Role of the Streamwise Vorticity Current in Tornado Genesis and Maintenance
Leigh Orf, Univ. of Wisconsin–Madison, Madison, WI; and A. Dixon and K. T. Halbert

10:15 AM

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