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

Session 8 Observations

Wednesday, 25 January 2012: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM
Room 239 (New Orleans Convention Center )
Host: 16th Symposium on Meteorological Observation and Instrumentation
Chair:  William R. Pendergrass, NOAA/ERL/ARL/ATDD
  8:30 AM
  9:00 AM
Field Experiment on the Effects of a Nearby Asphalt Road on Temperature Measurement
Takashi Hamagami, Japan Meteorological Agency, Ibaraki, Japan; and M. Kumamoto, T. Sakai, H. Kawamura, S. Kawano, T. Aoyagi, M. Otsuka, and T. Aoshima
  9:15 AM
Gust Front Vs. Non-Gust Front Thunderstorms: An Investigation Into Storm Characteristics and Environmental Conditions
Theresa A. Aguilar, South Dakota School of Mines & Technology, Rapid City, SD; and R. Roberts, T. M. Weckwerth, D. Kliche, and P. Smith
  9:30 AM
Application of a Portable Doppler Wind Lidar for Wildfire Plume Measurements
Allison Charland, San Jose State Univ., San Jose, CA; and C. B. Clements
  9:45 AM
Spectral Characteristics of near-Surface Turbulent Flow Over West Texas Terrain
Christoph A. Vogel, NOAA/OAR/ARL/ATDD, Oak Ridge, TN; and W. Pendergrass