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

Poster Session 5 Precipitation Processes and Observations for Atmospheric, Land Surface, and Hydrological Modeling

Thursday, 26 January 2012: 9:45 AM-11:00 AM
Hall E (New Orleans Convention Center )
Host: 26th Conference on Hydrology
Cochairs:  Thomas Adams, NOAA/NWS and Pingping Xie, NOAA/NWS/NCEP/CPC
Precipitation Characteristics Along a Semiarid Mountain Front in the North American Monsoon Region: Implications for Hydrologic Modeling and Ecosystem Distribution
Enrique R. Vivoni, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ; and G. Mascaro, D. Gochis, A. Robles-Morua, L. A. Mendez-Barroso, C. J. Watts, J. C. Rodriguez, and L. El-Ashmawy

405 has been moved. New paper number 7.5A

Retrievals of Warm-Rain Microphysics Using X-Band Polarimetric Radar Data
Matthew R. Kumjian, CIMMS/Univ. of Oklahoma and NOAA/NSSL, Norman, OK ; and A. V. Ryzhkov, S. Trömel, M. Diederich, K. Mühlbauer, and C. Simmer
Manuscript (5.6 MB)

Introduction to CREST Land Emissivity Product
Hamidreza Norouzi, New York City College of Technology-CUNY, NOAA/CREST, Brooklyn, NY; and M. Temimi, W. B. Rossow, M. Azarderakhsh, and R. Khanbilvardi

Inclusion of 3-Hourly Accumulated Precipitation Analysis to the Climatology-Calibrated Precipitation Analysis (CCPA)
Yan Luo, EMC/NCEP/NWS/NOAA, Camp Springs, MD; and D. Hou, Y. Zhu, and Y. Lin

Ensemble-Based Analysis of the May 2010 Extreme Rainfall in Tennessee and Kentucky
Samantha L. Lynch, Colorado State University and Texas A&M University, Fort Collins, CO; and R. S. Schumacher

Impact of the Subgrid-Scale Moisture Variability on the Global Feature of Precipitation in GCM
So-Young Kim, Next Generation Model Development Center, Seoul, South Korea; and I. S. Song and J. Kim

Evaluation of the Utility of the TRMM Real Time Product for Global Hydrologic Prediction
Huilin Gao, University of Washington, Seattle, WA; and N. Voisin, J. Sheffield, G. J. Huffman, and D. P. Lettenmaier

Assessment of Uncertainties Satellite Precipitation Estimates in Hydrological Applications: Preliminary Results
Aline Schneider Falck, INPE, Cachoeira Paulista, Brazil; and D. A. Vila and J. Tomasella

Do the Global Forecast System (GFS) and the North American Mesoscale (NAM) Models Have Displacement Biases in Their Mesoscale Convective System Forecasts?
Charles M. Yost, Texas A&M University and Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO; and R. S. Schumacher