85th AMS Annual Meeting

Session 3: Lightning applications in warning and decision support 3: Warning systems and techniques

Monday, 10 January 2005: 1:30 PM-2:30 PM
Chair:  David W. Sharp, NOAA/NWS
  1:30 PM
Thunderstorm nowcasting and climatology using cylindrical coordinate Hovm÷ller diagrams: An NLDN application
Thomas A. Seliga, Volpe National Transportation Systems Center, Cambridge, MA; and D. A. Hazen

Poster PDF (681.1 kB)
  1:45 PM
Using WSR-88D reflectivity for the prediction of cloud-to-ground lightning: a central North Carolina study
Brandon R. Vincent, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC and NOAA/NWS, Newport, NC; and L. D. Carey, D. Schneider, K. Keeter, and R. Gonski

  2:15 PM
Automated two-hour thunderstorm guidance forecasts
Jerome P. Charba, NOAA/NWS, Silver Spring, MD; and F. Liang