32nd Conference on Broadcast Meteorology/31st Conference on Radar Meteorology/Fifth Conference on Coastal Atmospheric and Oceanic Prediction and Processes

Session 12A: IHOP/Boundary Layer

Monday, 11 August 2003: 4:00 PM-6:00 PM
Chair:  Frédéric Fabry, McGill University
  4:00 PM
Predictability of Convective Storm Initiation
James W. Wilson, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and R. Roberts

  4:30 PM
MIPS and Radar Observations of Boundaries during IHOP-2002
Haldun Karan, University of Alabama, Huntsville, AL; and K. R. Knupp

Poster PDF (355.4 kB)
  4:45 PM
Vertical velocity and buoyancy characteristics of echo plumes detected by an airborne mm-wave radar in the convective boundary layer
Bart Geerts, University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY; and Q. Miao


Poster PDF (251.1 kB)
  5:00 PM
Highlights of refractivity observations during IHOP
Frédéric Fabry, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada; and S. Park

Poster PDF (1.1 MB)
  5:15 PM
The Characteristics of Bores and Gravity Waves Associated with Nocturnal Convection during IHOP_2002
David B. Parsons, NCAR/ATD, Boulder, CO; and C. R. Pettet and T. M. Weckwerth

  5:30 PM
An observational study of atmospheric bore formation from colliding density currents
David E. Kingsmill, DRI, Reno, NV; and N. A. Crook


Poster PDF (730.0 kB)
  5:45 PM
Radar Characteristics of Convection Along Colliding Outflow Boundaries Observed During CRYSTAL-FACE
Paul J. Frank, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND; and P. A. Kucera

Poster PDF (130.7 kB)