85th AMS Annual Meeting

Poster Session 1: Poster Session 1

Monday, 10 January 2005: 2:30 PM-4:00 PM
Chair:  Stephen J. Hodanish, NOAA/NWSFO
The Application of Total Lightning Data in the Warning Decision Making Process
Priscilla V. Bridenstine, NOAA/NWS, Huntsville, AL; and C. B. Darden, J. Burks, and S. J. Goodman

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Assessments of total lightning data utility in weather forecasting
Dennis E. Buechler, University of Alabama in Huntsville, Huntsville, AL; and S. Goodman, K. La Casse, R. Blakeslee, and C. Darden

A comparison of lightning flash rate to rainfall over Florida
Julie A. States, NOAA/NWS, Ruskin, FL; and C. H. Paxton, F. W. Alsheimer, and J. L. Fieux

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Developing methods to nowcast total lightning flash rates and convective initiation using satellite infrared convective cloud information
John R. Mecikalski, University of Alabama, Huntsville, AL; and S. J. Paech and K. M. Bedka

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Combining lightning with satellite data for analysis and prediction
Roderick A. Scofield, NOAA/NESDIS/ORA, Camp Springs, MD; and R. J. Kuligowski and S. Qiu

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Total lightning and radar characteristics of supercells: Insights on electrification and severe weather forecasting
Scott M. Steiger, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX; and R. E. Orville, M. J. Murphy, and N. W. S. Demetriades

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Preliminary Results from Phase-1 of the Statistical Forecasting of Lightning Cessation Project
William P. Roeder, 45th Weather Squadron, Patrick AFB, FL; and J. E. Glover

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An operational system for real-time lightning display and resource protection
Erik G. Magnuson, ENSCO, Inc., Cocoa Beach, FL; and S. L. Arnold and A. V. Dianic

Comparison of in-situ electric field and radar derived parameters for stratiform clouds in Central Florida
Monte Bateman, Universities Space Research Association and NASA/MSFC, Huntsville, AL; and D. Mach, S. Lewis, J. Dye, E. Defer, C. A. Grainger, P. Willis, F. Merceret, D. Boccippio, and H. Christian

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NWS cloud-to-ground lightning threat analysis
Nicole M. Kempf, NOAA/NWS, Tulsa, OK; and G. E. Wiley

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On The Need for Electric-Field Meters to Support Critical Lightning Hazard-Warning Decision Processes
William H. Beasley, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and L. G. Byerley III, E. R. Mansell, J. W. Conway, M. D. Eilts, R. Jabrzemski, and M. M. Lengyel

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The Lightning Decision Support System:Predicting lightning threat utilizing integrated data sources
J. William Conway, Weather Decision Technologies, Inc., Norman, OK; and M. D. Eilts

Developing a statistical scheme to predict the occurrence of lightning in south Florida
Justin M. Winarchick, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL; and H. E. Fuelberg


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A statistical procedure to forecast the daily amount of warm season lightning in south Florida
Phillip E. Shafer, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL; and H. E. Fuelberg


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Lightning Safety and Outdoor Stadiums
Joel Gratz, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO; and R. Church and E. Noble

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Analysis of Operational Data from the Lightning Detection and Warning System at Los Alamos National Laboratory
S. W. Eisenhawer, LANL, Los Alamos, NM; and T. F. Bott, C. R. Odom, and W. H. Beasley

Poster PDF (2.9 MB)