Session 9C Tropical Cyclone Intensity I: External Influences

Wednesday, 18 April 2018: 10:30 AM-12:15 PM
Champions ABC (Sawgrass Marriott)
Host: 33rd Conference on Hurricanes and Tropical Meteorology
Rosimar Rios-Berrios, NCAR, Advanced Study Program, Boulder, CO

10:45 AM
Characteristics of Tropical Cyclone Rapid Intensification in Environments of Upper-Tropospheric Troughs
Michael S. Fischer, Univ. at Albany, SUNY, Albany, NY; and B. H. Tang and K. L. Corbosiero
11:30 AM
Moist Thermodynamics of Tropical Cyclone Formation and Intensification in High-Resolution Climate Models
Allison A. Wing, Florida State Univ., Tallahassee, FL; and S. Camargo, A. H. Sobel, D. Kim, Y. Moon, M. Bosilovich, H. Murakami, K. A. Reed, E. Scoccimarro, G. A. Vecchi, M. F. Wehner, C. M. Zarzycki, and M. Zhao
11:45 AM
Variability of Tropical Cyclone Rapid Weakening on a Global Scale
Kimberly M. Wood, Mississippi State Univ., Mississippi State, MS
12:00 PM
The SWIO-TC Experiment: A Field Experiment to Improve Understanding and Prediction of Tropical Cyclone Intensification in the SW Indian Ocean
Olivier Bousquet, LACY (UMR 8105), Saint-Denis, Reunion; and J. P. Duvel, R. F. Rogers, P. Caroff, F. Roux, and P. Tulet
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