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

Joint Session 2 April 27-28 Tornado Outbreak Part II

Wednesday, 25 January 2012: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
Room 252/253 (New Orleans Convention Center )
Hosts: (Joint between the Special Symposium on the Tornado Disasters of 2011; and the Major Weather Impacts of 2011 )
Chair:  William A. Gallus Jr., Iowa State Univ.
  10:30 AM
The Dynamics and Morphology of Two Long-Track Tornadic Supercells on 27 April 2011
Timothy A. Coleman, University of Alabama in Huntsville, Huntsville, AL ; and K. Knupp and T. Murphy
  10:45 AM
Dual-Polarimetric Radar-Based Tornado Debris Signatures and Paths Associated with Tornadoes Over Northern Alabama During the Historic Outbreak of 27 April 2011
Christopher J. Schultz, University of Alabama, Huntsville, AL; and L. D. Carey, E. V. Schultz, W. A. Petersen, P. N. Gatlin, K. R. Knupp, A. L. Molthan, G. J. Jedlovec, B. Carcione, C. B. Darden, and C. C. Crowe
  11:15 AM
Fatalities Associated with the 27 April 2011 Tornadoes in North and Central Georgia
Steven E. Nelson, NOAA/NWSFO, Peachtree City, GA; and T. D. Palmer, J. L. Fieux, L. P. Rothfusz, and J. R. Westbrook
  11:30 AM
How Forecast and Warning Information Did, and Did Not, Shape Response in the April 27, 2011 Tornado Outbreak
Kimberly E. Klockow, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and R. McPherson, A. Tarhule, H. Brooks, and R. P. Thomas
  11:45 AM
Extreme Weather, Extreme Vulnerability and the 2011 Tornado Season
Daniel Sutter, Troy University, Troy, AL; and K. M. Simmons