87th AMS Annual Meeting

Poster Session 2: Observations

Wednesday, 17 January 2007: 2:30 PM-4:00 PM
212B (Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center)
An ocean surface wind vector model for WindSat microwave radiometer using dual-polarization
Seubson Soisuvarn, NOAA/NESDIS, Camp Springs, MD; and Z. Jelenak and P. Chang


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Use of SCAN observations for validation of soil moisture spatial distribution simulated by the land-surface model over the Lower Mississippi Delta region
Georgy Mostovoy, Mississippi State University, Mississippi State, MS; and V. Anantharaj, P. Houser, and C. D. Peters-Lidard

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The Morphology of Eyewall Lightning Outbreaks in two Category Five Hurricanes
Kirt A. Squires, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI; and S. Businger

Radiative effects of tropical thin cirrus clouds
Joonsuk Lee, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX; and A. E. Dessler, P. Yang, B. C. Gao, and S. Platnick

Improving the assimilation of land-surface sensitive satellite channels in NCEP's Global Data Assimilation System (GDAS) by improving land-surface emission in the Community Radiative Transfer Model (CRTM)
Jesse Meng, University of Maryland Baltimore County, NOAA/NWS/NCEP, and NASA/GSFC, Camp Springs, MD; and K. Mitchell, H. Wei, J. C. Derber, G. Gayno, and Q. Liu

A global infrared land surface emissivity database and its validation
Eva Borbas, Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI; and L. Moy, S. W. Seemann, R. Knuteson, P. Antonelli, J. Li, H. L. Huang, I. Trigo, and L. Zhou

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High Latitude Surface Temperature for Clear Fields of View from the AIRS Advanced Sounder
Robert Knuteson, SSEC/Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI; and M. Evansen, S. C. Moeller, H. Revercomb, and D. C. Tobin

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