89th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting

Session 2: The Utility of Lightning Data In Operational Warning and Decision Making Processes

Monday, 12 January 2009: 4:00 PM-5:30 PM
Room 131A (Phoenix Convention Center)
Chair:  Stephen J. Hodanish, NOAA/NWS
  4:00 PM
  4:15 PM
Developing an enhanced lightning jump algorithm for operational use
Christopher J. Schultz, Univ. of Alabama, Huntsville, AL; and W. A. Petersen and L. Carey

  4:30 PM
Comparative Lightning Characteristics of a Tornadic and Non—Tornadic Oklahoma Thunderstorm on 24–25 April 2006
Amanda M. Sheffield, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN; and P. D. Bothwell and J. Schaefer

  5:00 PM
Comprehensive and location-specific lightning information service in Hong Kong
L.S. Lee, Hong Kong Observatory, Hong Kong, China

Poster PDF (2.3 MB)
Electrical and hydrometeorological observations of thunderstorms in the south of Brazil—applications for weather forecast and protection