89th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting

Session 5A: Mesoscale Data Assimilation and Impact Experiments—II

Tuesday, 13 January 2009: 11:00 AM-12:00 PM
Room 130 (Phoenix Convention Center)
Chair:  John Horel, University of Utah
  11:00 AM
Impact of Lake Okeechobee Sea Surface Temperatures on Numerical Predictions of Summertime Convective Systems over South Florida
Michael Splitt, Florida Institute of Technology, Melbourne, FL; and J. L. Case, K. K. Fuell, P. Santos, S. M. Lazarus, and G. J. Jedlovec

  11:15 AM
Examining the Impacts of High-Resolution Land and Ocean Surface Initialization on Local Model Predictions of Convection in the Southeastern U.S
Jonathan L. Case, ENSCO, Inc., Huntsville, AL; and S. V. Kumar, P. Santos, J. M. Medlin, and G. J. Jedlovec

  11:30 AM
High Temporal and Spatial Resolution 2D Wind Analysis of CASA and WSR-88D Radar Data using the ARPS 3DVAR
Jidong Gao, CAPS/Univ. of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and J. A. Brotzge, Y. Wang, K. W. Thomas, K. Brewster, M. Xue, V. Chandrasekar, Y. Wang, B. D. Phillips, and M. Zink

  11:45 AM
Impact of Assimilating Multiple-radar Data through the GSI System on Numerical Prediction of Tropical Storm Erin (2007)
A.M. Shao, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and M. Xue, Y. Yang, M. Hu, S. S. Weygandt, and S. G. Benjamin