Numerical Modeling II: Microphysics and Evaluation

Monday, 18 April 2016: 4:00 PM-6:00 PM
Ponce de Leon A (The Condado Hilton Plaza)
Host: 32nd Conference on Hurricanes and Tropical Meteorology
James Doyle, NRL, Marine Meteorology Division, Monterey, CA

4:15 PM
Uncertainty in model climate sensitivity traced to representations of cumulus precipitation microphysics
Ming Zhao, NOAA/GFDL, Princeton, NJ; and J. C. Golaz, I. M. Held, V. Ramaswamy, S. J. Lin, Y. Ming, P. Ginoux, B. Wyman, L. Donner, D. Paynter, and H. Guo

4:30 PM
An Evaluation of Alternative Species-Advecting Microphyiscs Schemes in Hurricane WRF
Christina Holt, NOAA ESRL, CIRES, Developmental Testbed Center, Boulder, CO; and M. K. Biswas, Z. Zhang, S. Trahan, L. R. Bernardet, G. Thompson, and K. M. Newman
4:45 PM
Evaluation of microphysics and cumulus parameterization schemes in the HWRF model using satellite observations
Jason Otkin, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI; and W. E. Lewis, A. L. Lenzen, B. McNoldy, and S. J. Majumdar
5:15 PM
The Impact of Microphysics, Resolution, and Domain Size on Tropical Convection Systems
Wei-Kuo Tao, NASA/GSFC, Greenbelt, MD; and J. D. Chern, S. E. Lang, D. Wu, K. I. Mohr, X. Li, M. I. Lee, and S. Y. Kim
5:30 PM
A Comparison between Hurricane WRF and TWRF in Typhoon Track and Rainfall Forecast over the western North Pacific
Chin-Cheng Tsai, Taiwan Typhoon and Flood Research Institute, Taipei City, Taiwan; and L. F. Hsiao, D. S. Chen, J. W. Bao, and C. S. Lee
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