Session 15C Tropical Cyclone Intensity VII: Observations

Friday, 20 April 2018: 8:00 AM-10:30 AM
Champions ABC (Sawgrass Marriott)
Host: 33rd Conference on Hurricanes and Tropical Meteorology
Scott A. Braun, NASA/GSFC, Laboratory for Mesoscale Atmospheric Processes, Greenbelt, MD and Jonathan Zawislak, Univ. of Miami/Cooperative Institute for Marine and Atmospheric Studies and NOAA/AOML/HRD, Miami, FL

8:00 AM
8:15 AM
The Formation and Evolution of Convective Bursts in Hurricanes: An Observational Study
Stephen R. Guimond, UMBC/NASA, Greenbelt, MD; and G. M. Heymsfield, R. F. Rogers, P. Reasor, and S. T. Brown
8:30 AM
8:45 AM
Hyperbolicity of Bulk Air-Sea Enthalpy Fluxes in Major Hurricanes
Benjamin Jaimes de la Cruz, Univ. of Miami/RSMAS, Miami, FL; and J. Rudzin and L. K. Shay
9:00 AM
9:15 AM
A New Asymmetry Parameter for Tropical Cyclones
Kelvin Sai-cheong Ng, The Univ. of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Hong Kong; and M. H. Lee and Y. Zong
9:30 AM
Tropical Cyclone Intensity Estimation Using Deep Convolutional Neural Networks
Manil Maskey, MSFC, Huntsville, AL; and D. J. Cecil, R. Ramachandran, and J. Miller
9:45 AM
New Developments in Crowd Sourcing Tropical Cyclone Intensity Estimates
Christopher C. Hennon, Univ. of North Carolina, Asheville, NC; and C. Ihnat, R. C. Loder, K. R. Knapp, and C. J. Schreck III
10:00 AM
Tropical Cyclone Intensity Change from a Lightning Perspective
Stephanie N. Stevenson, SUNY, Albany, NY; and K. L. Corbosiero
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