Poster Session 3A Advancements in Severe Storm Detection, Modeling, and Prediction

Thursday, 25 October 2018: 3:30 PM-5:30 PM
Stowe & Atrium rooms (Stoweflake Mountain Resort )
Host: 29th Conference on Severe Local Storms

Automatic Detection of Funnel Clouds from Pictures By Surveillance Cameras with Deep Learning.
Koji Sassa, Kochi Univ., Kochi, Japan; and R. Honda and Y. Fujii

Development of a Machine Learning-Based Tornado Detection Algorithm for the WSR-88D Network
Matthew C. Mahalik, CIMMS, Norman, OK; and K. L. Elmore and B. R. Smith

A Look at Some New HRRR Model Variables For Diagnosing Lower Level Storm Rotation and Their Relation to Tornado Potential
Edward J. Szoke, CIRA/Colorado State Univ. and NOAA/Global Systems Division, Boulder, CO; and C. R. Alexander, J. M. Brown, and E. P. James

Deep Learning for Real-Time Storm-Based Tornado Prediction
Ryan A. Lagerquist, CIMMS, Norman, OK; and C. R. Homeyer, A. McGovern, C. K. Potvin, T. Sandmael, and T. M. Smith

Strengths and Limitations of NSSL's Experimental Warn-on-Forecast System for Ensembles in Forecasting Cyclic Mesocyclogenesis
Kelsey C. Britt, CIMMS/Univ. of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and P. S. Skinner, P. L. Heinselman, and K. H. Knopfmeier

Handout (3.6 MB)

Impacts of UAS Data on Thunderstorm Forecasts for the 28 June 2016 PRECIP Event
George Limpert, Univ. of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE; and A. Houston

Testing New Environmental Proxies for Supercell Tornadogenesis Using HRRR Analyses
Brice E. Coffer, North Carolina State Univ., Raleigh, NC; and M. D. Parker and H. P. Taylor

Handout (2.0 MB)

Comparison of Bulk Multi-Category Rimed-Ice Microphysics Parameterization using an Idealized Supercell Storm
Marcus R. Johnson, CAPS/Univ. of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and Y. Jung, H. Morrison, J. A. Milbrandt, and M. Xue

Supercell Predictability: Impacts of Intra-Storm vs. Environmental Initial Condition Spread on Ensemble Forecast Uncertainty
Montgomery L. Flora, Univ. of Oklahoma, CIMMS, NSSL/NOAA, Norman, OK; and C. K. Potvin

Impact of GOES-16 Observations on Prediction of High-Impact Convective Weather
Ryan A. Sobash, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and G. Romine and J. Bresch

The WRF Lightning Forecast Algorithm: Sensitivities to Microphysics and Other Physics Schemes
Eugene W. McCaul Jr., USRA, Huntsville, AL; and G. Priftis, T. Chronis, J. L. Case, S. R. Dembek, F. Kong, S. J. Goodman, and S. J. Weiss

Handout (988.8 kB)

Analysis of Nocturnal Convection Initiation Using Convective-Scale Data Assimilation of Observations Collected during PECAN
James Marquis, Univ. of Colorado, Boulder, CO; and G. Romine, J. Wurman, T. M. Weckwerth, and J. Wilson

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