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

Joint Poster Session 1 April 27-28 Tornado Outbreak

Wednesday, 25 January 2012: 2:30 PM-4:00 PM
Hall E (New Orleans Convention Center )
Hosts: (Joint between the Special Symposium on the Tornado Disasters of 2011; and the Major Weather Impacts of 2011 )
A Numerical Study of the 27th April 2011 Tornado Outbreak in the Southeastern U.S. with the WRF-RTFDDA-LES System
Wanli Wu, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and Y. Liu, M. Ge, J. C. Knievel, S. Swedlin, and J. Pace

Ensemble Perspective of the 27 April Tornado Outbreak From the Hazardous Weather Testbed Experimental Forecast Program
James Correia Jr., CIMMS/Univ. of Oklahoma/SPC, Norman, OK; and P. Marsh, A. J. Clark, F. Kong, and S. J. Weiss

April 27-28th Tornado Event in the Washington, DC Metropolitan Area
Lorenza Cooper Jr., Howard University, Washington, DC

Observation and Laboratory Experimentation of Tornadoes Translating Over Complex Topography
Christopher D. Karstens, Iowa State University, Ames, IA; and W. A. Gallus Jr. and P. Sarkar

Debris Balls As Tornado Indicators in Spring 2011
Gregory S. Forbes, The Weather Channel, Atlanta, GA

Poster PDF (1.6 MB)

Public Perception and Response to Severe Weather: Lessons From the 27 April 2011 Tornado Outbreak Across N Alabama
Stephanie Mullins, University of Alabama in Huntsville, Huntsville, AL; and E. V. Schultz and K. Knupp
Manuscript (4.1 MB)

Assessing the Magnitude and Societal Impacts of the 25-28 April 2011 Tornado Outbreak in the Southeastern U.S
Charles E. Konrad, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC; and M. Kovach, C. M. Fuhrmann, W. Schmitz, J. McLeod, and D. J. Perkins

Performance of WDT's Automated Tornado Track Product for the 27 April 2011 Southeast US Tornado Outbreak
Benjamin C. Baranowski, Weather Decision Technologies, Inc., Norman, OK; and M. Gaffner, C. D. Goering, E. D. Mitchell, C. W. Porter, and P. L. Spencer