88th Annual Meeting (20-24 January 2008)

Session 2: Applications of Lightning Data in Tropical Meteorology

Tuesday, 22 January 2008: 11:00 AM-12:00 PM
222 (Ernest N. Morial Convention Center)
Chair:  Timothy J. Lang, Colorado State University
  11:00 AM
Global tropical lightning trends: Has tropical lightning frequency responded to global climate change?
Walter A. Petersen, NASA Marshall Space Flight Center, Huntsville, AL AL; and D. Buechler

  11:30 AM
Meteorological conditions contributing to the development of thunderstorms in the city of São Paulo, Brazil
Carlos A. R. Morales, University of Sao Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil; and R. Porfirio da Rocha and R. J. Bombardi