Poster Session 1 Special Symposium on Severe Local Storms: Observation needs to advance research, prediction and communication, POSTERS

Tuesday, 24 January 2017: 2:30 PM-4:00 PM
4E (Washington State Convention Center )
Host: Special Symposium on Severe Local Storms: Observation needs to advance research, prediction and communication

Synoptic Environments and Characteristics of Convection Reaching Tropopause over the Northeast China
Nana Liu, Texas A&M University Corpus Christi, United States, TX; and C. Liu

Properties of Hail Storms over China and the United States from the Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission
Xiang Ni, Texas A&M University, Corpus Christi, TX; and C. Liu, Q. Zhang, and D. J. Cecil

Handout (2.7 MB)

Can Observational Constraints Ever Be Sufficient to Properly Predict a Severe Storm?
Frederic Fabry, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada

Filling the Vertical Gap in Severe Local Storms Research: New Opportunities using Vertically Continuous Radar Imaging
James M. Kurdzo, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and D. J. Bodine, A. Mahre, F. Nai, C. B. Griffin, and R. D. Palmer

Tornadic mesocyclone wind retrievals from radar observations
Qin Xu, NSSL, Norman, OK; and L. Wei and K. Nai
Manuscript (3.3 MB)

Handout (3.3 MB)

High-Temporal Resolution Observations of Severe Convective Storms Using the Atmospheric Imaging Radar
Casey B. Griffin, Univ. of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and D. J. Bodine, J. M. Kurdzo, A. Mahre, R. D. Palmer, J. Lujan Jr., and A. Byrd

A Multi-Radar, Multi-Sensor-based Hail Climatology for the CONUS: 2000-2011
Derek Rosseau, OU/CIMMS and NOAA/OAR/NSSL, Norman, OK; and K. L. Ortega, A. E. Reinhart, and H. Obermeier

Handout (5.8 MB)

Analysis of a Severe MCS and Nocturnal Tornadogenesis sampled by PECAN on 5 July 2015
Matthew D. Flournoy, Univ. of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and M. C. Coniglio, K. H. Knopfmeier, D. M. Wheatley, C. L. Ziegler, R. S. Schumacher, M. D. Parker, E. R. Mansell, M. I. Biggerstaff, and T. J. Schuur

Progress of the ASCE Wind Speed Estimation Standards Committee
James G. LaDue, NOAA/NWS/Office of Chief Learning Officer/Warning Decision Training Division, Norman, OK; and M. Levitan, J. Wurman, C. Karstens, F. T. Lombardo, B. W. MacAloney II, T. M. Brown-Giammanco, W. L. Coulbourne, J. A. Womble, and J. P. Camp

Thermodynamical Retrieval in Severe Local Storm from Dual Rapid-Volume-Scan Observations during Summer Seasons in Tokyo Metropolitan Region, Japan
Shingo Shimizu, National Research Institute for Earth Science and Disaster Resilience, Tsukuba, Japan; and K. Iwanami, T. Maesaka, S. I. Suzuki, N. Sakurai, and Y. Shusse

An Overview of Texas Tech Operations during VORTEX-SE 2016
Christopher C. Weiss, Texas Tech Univ., Lubbock, TX; and E. C. Bruning, J. Dahl, D. C. Dowell, C. R. Alexander, A. J. Hill, and V. C. Chmielewski

Characterize Environmental Conditions around Convective Storm with Airborne Raman lidar
Zhien Wang, University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY; and D. Wu, L. Guo, D. M. Mueller, B. Geerts, and M. Deng

The Oddities of Hail Observations: Just How Big is a Golf Ball?
John T. Allen, Central Michigan Univ., Mt Pleasant, MI; and M. K. Tippett

High Temporal Resolution Profiles of the Near Storm Environment During the 13 July 2015 Nickerson, Kansas, Tornado
Timothy J. Wagner, CIMSS/Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI; and K. R. Cook and W. G. Blumberg

Initial Results from MYRORSS: A Multi-Radar/Multi-Sensor Climatology of the United States
Travis M. Smith, OU/CIMMS NOAA/NSSL, Norman, OK; and K. L. Ortega, K. M. Calhoun, C. Karstens, D. M. Kingfield, R. A. Lagerquist, M. C. Mahalik, A. McGovern, T. C. Meyer, H. Obermeier, A. E. Reinhart, and B. R. Smith

Early Hazard Warning Potential of Trinidad and Tobago's Weather Radar
Arlene Laing, CIRA and NOAA/ESRL/GSD, Boulder, CO; and B. Baker, K. Kerr, C. Subrath-Ali, P. Wellington, G. De Souza, and M. Noel

Handout (9.8 MB)

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