Poster Session 1 WAF/NWP Posters: Weather Phenomena, Observations, and Forecasting

Monday, 23 January 2017: 2:30 PM-4:00 PM
4E (Washington State Convention Center )
Host: 28th Conference on Weather Analysis and Forecasting / 24th Conference on Numerical Weather Prediction
Rebecca Adams-Selin, AER, Offutt AFB, NE and Alexander O. Tardy, NOAA/NWS, Weather Forecast Office, San Diego, CA

Posters on the topics of: Winter Weather, Mesoscale Meteorology and Severe Local Storms, and Other Weather Phenomena, Forecasting Techniques (Aviation, Fire Weather, and Hydrological), Recent Field Campaigns, and Other Contributions

The Relationship Between the Structure of Low-Level Jets and Precipitation Extremes
Derek Hodges, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT; and Z. Pu

Poster 87 will now be presented as 9B.5A

Poster 91 will now be presented as 9B.6A

A Comparison of the Life Cycles of Elevated and Surface-Based Convection
Katharine Wunsch, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO; and N. I. Fox and P. S. Market

Factors that Influence the Growth of Supercells into MCSs after Sunset
Keenan C. Eure, Univ. of Maryland, College Park, MD; and J. M. Peters and R. S. Schumacher

A Reflectivity Climatology Study of the Contiguous United States Using the Multi-Year Reanalysis of Remotely Sensed Storms (MYRORSS)
Brandon R. Smith, OU/CIMMS and NOAA/OAR/NSSL, Norman, OK; and K. L. Ortega, A. E. Reinhart, M. C. Mahalik, and T. M. Smith

Assessment of Post-Processing Methods for Daily High and Low Temperature Prediction
Maxwell A Gawryla, The Weather Company, an IBM Business, Andover, MA; and J. K. Williams, P. P. Neilley, J. P. Koval, and S. Marshall

Mesoscale Forcing of Lake-Effect Precipitation over Lake Ontario during OWLeS IOP2b
W. James Steenburgh, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT; and L. Campbell

Evaluation of satellite based rain rate retrieval during OLYMPEX
Steven A. Rutledge, Colorado State Univ., Fort Collins, CO; and B. Dolan and W. Xu

Utilizing Hazard Services Concepts for Product Creation at the Aviation Weather Testbed
Austin Cross, NOAA/NWS/NCEP/Aviation Weather Center, Kansas City, MO; and B. R. J. Schwedler, N. Hardin, and T. L. Hansen

Handout (18.4 MB)

Evaluation of Satellite Precipitation Products in the Chehalis River Basin during Winter 2015-2016 Using OLYMPEX Data
Qian Cao, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA; and D. R. Gergel, A. Mehran, B. Nijssen, W. A. Petersen, and D. P. Lettenmaier

Evaluating WRF Simulations of Planetary Boundary Layer Processes during the Baltimore–Washington, DC DISCOVER-AQ Field Campaign
Jennifer Hegarty, AER, Lexington, MA; and J. Henderson, J. Lewis Jr., E. McGrath-Spangler, A. J. Scarino, R. Adams-Selin, R. Ferrare, E. J. Welton, and P. L. DeCola

Handout (4.6 MB)

Verification of Near-Storm Environment Forecasts Using MPEX Upsonde Observations
Christopher A. Kerr, CIMMS/Univ. of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and D. J. Stensrud and X. Wang

Impacts of UAS Data on Thunderstorm Forecasts during PRECIP
George Limpert, Univ. of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE; and A. L. Houston

Forecast Evaluation for Convective Features
Michael E. Baldwin, Purdue Univ., West Lafayette, IN; and L. C. Dawson

Poster 132 will now be presented as 584A

Observed Characteristics of Mesoscale Banding in Coastal Northeast U.S. Snow Storms
Nicole P. Hoban, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC; and S. E. Yuter, L. Tomkins, S. A. Ganetis, M. A. Miller, L. Lovell, S. R. Rhodes, E. Scott, and B. A. Colle

Handout (1.9 MB)

Riming Parameterization Impacts on the Microphysical Evolution of a Northeast Winter Cyclone and the Associated Snowbands
Steven Michael Naegele, Pennsylvania State University/Significant Opportunities in Atmospheric Research and Science, University Park, PA; and T. Eidhammer, G. Thompson, M. R. Kumjian, and D. J. Stensrud

Mechanisms Contributing to the Tug Hill Lake-Effect Precipitation Maximum during OWLeS IOP2b
Leah Campbell, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT; and W. J. Steenburgh

Lake-Effect Mode and Precipitation Enhancement over the Tug Hill Plateau during OWLeS IOP2b
Leah Campbell, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT; and W. J. Steenburgh, P. G. Veals, T. W. Letcher, and J. R. Minder

A Climatology of Snow Squalls in New England
Frank P. Colby Jr., Univ. of Massachusetts, Lowell, MA; and D. W. Coe

Influence of Multi-lake Connection on Lake-effect Snowfall Totals
Carrie E. Lang, SUNY, Geneseo, NY; and E. A. Jones and N. F. Laird

A Study of Significant Tornadoes Across the High Plains
Sam Ng, Metropolitan State University, Denver, CO; and T. K. Croan

Secondary Eyewall Forecast in HWRF
Sergio Abarca, IMSG and NOAA/NWS/NCEP/EMC, College Park, MD; and L. Zhu, A. Mehra, and V. Tallapragada

Development of a Waterspout Sounding Climatology for the Florida Keys Wet Season
Andrew Devanas, NWS, Key West, FL; and K. Kasper, S. Daida, and M. Bloemer
Manuscript (3.2 MB)

Handout (3.1 MB)

Impact of Radar Data Assimilation on a Severe Storm Study in Brazil
Rafael Toshio Inouye, SIMEPAR - Parana Meteorological System, Curitiba, Brazil; and L. Calvetti, J. E. Goncalves, B. B. Maske, R. L. Neundorf, C. Beneti, F. L. R. Diniz, E. P. Vendrasco, D. L. Herdies, L. G. G. D. Goncalves, and A. F. Leite

Downstream Predictability of the Path and Survival of Severe Wind Producing MCSs and Derechos using RUC Analysis Data
Russell G. Danielson, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI; and P. J. Roebber

Modeling the Nonlocal Effects of Summer Growing Season Irrigation in the Great Plains
Allison Bogusz, Texas Tech Univ., Lubbock, TX; and B. Ancell

Verification of QPF Forecasts from the HRRR and RUC
Zainab Ali, NOAA, Greensboro, NC; and T. Dankers

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