87th AMS Annual Meeting

Joint Poster Session 2: Observation and Datasets-Part II (Joint between the 16th Conference on Applied Climatology and the 14th Symposium on Meteorological Observations and Instrumentation)

Wednesday, 17 January 2007: 2:30 PM-4:00 PM
Exhibit Hall C (Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center)
Operational Radiosondes: Summary of Temperature Errors
F. J. Schmidlin, NASA/GSFC, Wallops Island, VA; and E. T. Northam

Observations of three-body scattering signatures with a polarimetric and conventional WSR-88D radar
Darren R. Clabo, CIMMS/Univ. of Oklahoma/NOAA, Norman, OK; and D. Zrnic

Noise dependencies for Geonor vibrating wire precipitation gauge
Alisa Holley, NOAA/NESDIS/NCDC, Asheville, NC; and S. Gros and M. E. Hall

Mixing Height in Unstable Conditions: Measurements and Parameterizations
S. A. Hsu, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA; and B. W. Blanchard

Poster PDF (175.8 kB)
MADIS support for UrbaNet
Patricia A. Miller, NOAA/ESRL/GSD, Boulder, CO; and M. F. Barth, L. Benjamin, R. S. Artz, and W. R. Pendergrass


Poster PDF (370.2 kB)
Light rain retrievals using CloudSat 94-GHz radar data-Preliminary results
Cristian Mitrescu, NRL, Monterey, CA; and J. M. Haynes, T. S. L'Ecuyer, S. D. Miller, and F. J. Turk

Poster PDF (2.8 MB)
Numerical simulations of the electrification and microphysics of the 22nd February 1993 TOGA COARE tropical squall line case
Alexandre Fierro, Univ. of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and L. M. Leslie, E. R. Mansell, and J. Straka

Improved accuracy in inferring the fine scale properties of rain rate from rain gauge time series
Paul D. Baxter, Univ. of Leeds, Leeds, United Kingdom; and K. S. Paulson


Poster PDF (397.3 kB)
Evaluation of wind algorithms for reporting wind direction for use in air traffic control towers
Thomas A. Seliga, Volpe National Transportation Systems Center, Cambridge, MA; and D. A. Hazen

Poster PDF (530.5 kB)
Development of new wind profiler radar
Katsuyuki Imai, Sumitomo Electric Industries, Ltd., Osaka, Japan

Cloud photogrammetric studies in T-REX
Vanda Grubisic, DRI, Reno, NV; and B. Grubisic

Characterizing Middle to High Latitude Precipitation Over Land and Ocean: A Multisensor Approach
Benjamin T. Johnson, Univ. of Maryland/JCET and Univ. of Wisconsin, Greenbelt, MD; and G. W. Petty, G. Skofronick-Jackson, and J. Wang

Characterization of Anomalies Affecting Electric Field Mill Performance in Local Atmospheric Inversions—A Joint Study

A 23-year record of satellite-derived polar winds and its importance for climate reanalysis (Formerly J3.11)
Richard Dworak, CIMSS/Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI; and J. Key, D. Santek, and C. Velden