Session 9B Numerical Modeling II: Surface and Boundary Layer Modeling

Wednesday, 26 January 2011: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
615-617 (Washington State Convention Center)
Host: 24th Conference on Weather and Forecasting/20th Conference on Numerical Weather Prediction
Jim Steenburgh, University of Utah, Meteorology, Salt Lake City, UT

10:30 AM
Improving the representation of surface exchanges between the urban canopy and the surface layer in a mesoscale atmospheric model
Syed Zahid Husain, EC, Dorval, QC, Canada; and S. Bélair, S. Leroyer, N. Gauthier, M. Abrahamowicz, and J. Mailhot
10:45 AM
Influence of land surface models on predictions of the vertical structure of stable boundary layers in AT&D applications
David R. Stauffer, Penn State Univ., Univ. Park, PA; and B. P. Reen, B. Gaudet, and N. L. Seaman
11:15 AM
Evaluation of a real-time analysis of the boundary layer height
Caterina M. Tassone, SAIC, Camp Springs, MD; and M. Tsidulko, Y. Zhu, J. T. Mcqueen, and G. DiMego
11:30 AM
Simulating atmospheric boundary layer transition during a winter storm event with the WRF model
Wanli Wu, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and Y. Liu, J. A. Grim, F. Vandenberghe, A. Bourgeois, J. C. Knievel, T. Warner, M. Padovani, G. Luft, and K. Fling

- Indicates paper has been withdrawn from meeting
- Indicates an Award Winner