Tropical Cyclone Intensity II: Rapid Intensification

Tuesday, 19 April 2016: 10:30 AM-12:15 PM
Ponce de Leon A (The Condado Hilton Plaza)
Host: 32nd Conference on Hurricanes and Tropical Meteorology
John A. Knaff, NOAA/NESDIS, Fort Collins, CO

10:45 AM
Impact of Storm structure and the Environmental Conditions in the the Rapid Intensification of Hurricanes Katrina and Patricia
Morris A. Bender, NOAA/GFDL, Princeton, NJ; and M. J. Morin, K. Emanuel, J. A. Knaff, C. Sampson, I. Ginis, and B. Thomas
11:00 AM
Possible predictors for the rapid intensification and evolution of hurricanes from near-coincident satellite observations of the structure of precipitation and surface winds: Hurricane Joaquin
Svetla M. Hristova-Veleva, JPL, Pasadena, CA; and Z. S. Haddad, B. W. Stiles, T. P. J. Shen, N. Niamsuwan, F. J. Turk, P. P. Li, B. W. Knosp, Q. A. Vu, B. H. Lambrigtsen, and W. L. Poulsen
11:15 AM
Environmental Thresholds of Tropical Cyclone Rapid Intensification in the South China Sea
Hao Hu, Chinese Academy of Meteorological Sciences, beijing, China; and Y. Duan

11:30 AM
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