12th Conference on Mountain Meteorology

Session 5

 Boundary Layers in Complex Terrain: Part I
 Chair: Tina Katopodes Chow, Univ. of Californina, Berkeley, CA
8:30 AM5.1The Meteor Crater Experiment, METCRAX 2006  
C. David Whiteman, Univ. of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT; and M. Hahnenberger, S. Hoch, S. Zhong, A. Muschinski, and D. C. Fritts
8:45 AM5.2Results from Mesoscale Modeling and Measurements of Temperature, Moisture, and Wind on a Mountain Slope  
Elford G. Astling, West Desert Test Center, Salt Lake City, UT; and E. Laufenberg
9:00 AM5.3Comparison of wavelet and eddy-covariance techniques for computation of fluxes in intermittent turbulence over a mountain basin  extended abstract
Sandra Cardon, University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY; and R. D. Kelly, D. Leon, D. Vickers, and L. Mahrt
9:15 AM5.4Katabatic flow over long slopes: Velocity scaling, flow pulsations and effects of slope discontinuities  extended abstract
H. J. S. Fernando, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ; and M. Princevac, J. C. R. Hunt, and C. Dumitrescu
9:30 AM5.5Internal gravity waves generated by katabatic flows in a valley and induced mixing  
Charles Chemel, CNRS/UJF/INPG, Grenoble, France; and C. Staquet and M. Tavernier
9:45 AM5.6High wind events in the lee of the Sierra Nevada—are they downslope windstorms?  
Sharon Zhong, University of Houston, Houston, TX; and J. Li, C. D. Whiteman, and X. Bian

Tuesday, 29 August 2006: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM, Ballroom South

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