92nd American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting (January 22-26, 2012)

Session 2 Atmospheric Observations and Field Experiments Part 1

Monday, 23 January 2012: 1:30 PM-2:30 PM
Room 340 and 341 (New Orleans Convention Center )
Host: 16th Symposium on Integrated Observing and Assimilation Systems for the Atmosphere, Oceans, and Land Surface (IOAS-AOLS)
Chair:  Pablo Santos, NOAA/NWS
  1:30 PM
Precipitable Water Vapor in and Around Tropical Cyclones in the Caribbean: 2007-2010
Vanessa Almanza, San Francisco State University, San Francisco, CA; and J. J. Braun, E. Muņoz, and D. Hunt
  1:45 PM
Relations between total lightning flash rate and radar reflectivity in convective storms
Chonglin (Charlie) Liu, Earth Networks, Germantown, MD; and E. Novakovskaia and S. Heckman
Manuscript (77.0 kB)

  2:00 PM
The Winter Storms and Pacific Atmospheric Rivers (WISPAR) Experiment: Demonstrating NOAA Operational and Research Applications with the NASA Global Hawk
J. Ryan Spackman, NOAA Earth System Research Laboratory, Boulder, CO; and G. A. Wick, M. L. Black, F. M. Ralph, Y. Song, P. J. Neiman, J. Intrieri, T. Hock, B. H. Lambrigtsen, and R. E. Hood
  2:15 PM
Highlights From the 2011 CASA Infrasound Field Experiment
David L. Pepyne, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA; and S. Klaiber