Session 8 Observations and Modeling Related to Renewable Energy Applications Part III

Tuesday, 21 June 2016: 3:30 PM-5:00 PM
Bryce (Sheraton Salt Lake City Hotel)
Host: 22nd Symposium on Boundary Layers and Turbulence
Marc Calaf, University of Utah, Wind Energy and Turbulence Laboratory, Mechanical Engineering, Salt Lake City, UT and Petra Klein, Univ. of Oklahoma, School of Meteorology, Norman, OK

3:30 PM
4:00 PM
The Second Wind Forecast Improvement Project (WFIP2): Observations and Model Evaluation
James M. Wilczak, NOAA/ESRL/PSD, Boulder, CO; and R. Banta, L. A. Benjamin, S. Benjamin, L. K. Berg, L. Bianco, J. Bickford, A. Brewer, A. Choukulkar, K. L. Clawson, A. Clifton, J. W. Cline, D. Cook, I. V. Djalalova, H. J. S. Fernando, K. Friedrich, E. P. Grimit, J. Kenyon, B. Kosovic, C. W. King, K. Lantz, C. N. Long, J. K. Lundquist, M. Marquis, J. McCaa, K. McCaffrey, S. midya, V. R. Morris, J. B. Olson, Y. Pichugina, J. Sharp, M. T. Stoelinga, W. J. Shaw, K. Wade, and S. Wharton
4:15 PM
Case Studies of Improved HRRR Low-Level Wind Forecasts from the Wind Forecast Improvement Project II
Jaymes Kenyon, NOAA/ESRL and CIRES, Univ. of Colorado, Boulder, CO; and J. B. Olson, J. M. Brown, J. M. Wilczak, I. V. Djalalova, W. M. Angevine, R. Banta, M. T. Stoelinga, J. Sharp, E. P. Grimit, Q. Yang, L. K. Berg, K. Wade, M. Brewer, R. M. Eckman, J. W. Cline, M. Marquis, and J. McCaa
4:30 PM
4:45 PM
Multiscale Simulation of a Frontal Passage Through a Wind Turbine Array Using the Weather Research and Forecasting Model
Jeffrey D. Mirocha, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, CA; and N. Marjanovic, B. D. Hirth, Z. Irons, B. Kosovic, D. Muñoz-Esparza, and F. K. Chow

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