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

Poster Session 1 Posters

Monday, 23 January 2012: 2:30 PM-4:00 PM
Hall E (New Orleans Convention Center )
Host: 16th Symposium on Meteorological Observation and Instrumentation
Development of the Low Altitude Wind Shear(LAWS) Monitoring System by Acoustic Remote Sensing in Airports
Yoshiki Ito, Sonic Corporation, Tokyo, Japan; and T. Hayashi, S. Hirai, A. Ootani, S. Matsushima, H. Sunasaka, T. Suzuki, and D. Yoshida

The Environment Canada Snow Measurement Intercomparison Facilities: Overview and Results

U.S. Climate Reference Network Metadata Quality Assurance
Devin Thomas, STG, Inc., Asheville, NC; and M. Palecki
Manuscript (115.8 kB)

Development of a wind protection device for crops on plateaus near cliffs
Maro Tamaki, Okinawa Prefectural Agricultural College, Nago, Japan; and Y. Ito, S. Tamaki, and J. I. Tsutsumi
Manuscript (79.2 kB)

Analysis of the March 30, 2011 Hail Event At Shuttle Launch Pad 39A
John E. Lane, EASi-ESC, Kennedy Space Center, FL; and N. J. Doesken, T. Kasparis, and D. Sharp
Manuscript (1.1 MB)

Poster PDF (3.2 MB)

Characterizing Inflow Conditions Across the Rotor Disk of A Utility Scale Wind Turbine
Andrew Clifton, National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Golden, CO; and J. K. Lundquist, N. D. Kelley, G. Scott, S. Schreck, D. A. Pollak, M. L. Aitken, and D. Jager

Vaisala National Lightning Detection Network (NLDNŽ): Quality Updates
Amitabh Nag, Vaisala Inc., Tucson, AZ; and M. J. Murphy, N. Hembury, and J. A. Cramer

Identifying Low-Level Jets From the North American Regional Reanalysis: A Comparison with Rawinsonde Observations
Claudia K. Walters, Univ. of Michigan, Dearborn, MI; and S. Husseini, J. A. Winkler, J. Nikolic, and S. Zhong

An Inexpensive Automated Webcam-Based Laser Snow Depth Sensor Design

Measurements of Scattering Matrices of Non-Spherical Particles
Ron Li, Texas A&M Univ., College Station, TX; and P. Yang

Optical Autocovariance Wind Lidar for Atmospheric Research
Sara C. Tucker, Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp., Boulder, CO; and C. Grund, T. Delker, M. Adkins, B. Good, P. Kaptchen, and D. Gleeson

Investigation of the Vertical Structure of Nocturnal Cold Pools At the Lake Thunderbird Micronet
Nicole R. Ramsey, Univ. of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and K. D. Sherburn, A. M. Shapiro, and P. M. Klein

Profiling the Antarctic Atmosphere Using the GPS Radio Occultation Technique From Stratospheric Balloons
Jennifer S. Haase, Purdue Univ., West Lafayette, IN; and J. Maldonado-Vargas, F. Rabier, P. Cocquerez, M. Minois, V. Guidard, P. Wyss, A. Johnson, and B. J. Murphy

Measurements of GHGs in the US with a Dense Observing Network
Stan Heckman, Earth Networks, Germantown, MD; and E. Novakovskaia

Moisture Transport Measurements Using Ground Based GPS and Their Relation to Topographically Modified Sea Breeze Circulation At Mayaguez, Puerto Rico
Ryan Meiszberg, Purdue Univ., West Lafayette, IN; and G. A. Villamil, J. S. Haase, K. H. Min, M. R. Jury, J. J. Braun, R. J. Trapp, M. E. Baldwin, N. S. Flecha, R. Rios, A. D. M. Nieves, K. A. Demchak, M. J. Dixon, B. M. Doogs, K. E. Fischer, B. N. Herrholtz, E. D. Larson, T. M. Lucko, C. K. Simpson, K. W. Van Leer, and J. M. Woznicki

Dual-Polarized Radar Observations of Two Arizona Dust Storms
Katherine, M. Willingham, CIMMS,Univ. of Oklahoma/NSSL, Norman, OK; and K. W. Howard and C. Dempsey

A Study of Rain-Induced Erosion in the Badlands National Park
Emily French, South Dakota School of Mines and Technology, Rapid City, SD; and D. V. Kliche, L. Stetler, and P. L. Smith