18th Conference on Weather and Forecasting, 14th Conference on Numerical Weather Prediction, and Ninth Conference on Mesoscale Processes

Poster Session 1: Improving physical parameterizations in mesoscale models—with Coffee Break

Monday, 30 July 2001: 2:30 PM-4:00 PM
Mesoscale cloud scheme assessment using satellite observations
Jean-Pierre Chaboureau, Laboratoire d'Aerologie, Toulouse, France; and J. P. Pinty, J. P. Cammas, P. J. Mascart, and J. P. Lafore


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Performance of the updated explicit microphysics in the 20km RUC

On the development of a comprehensive land surface model
Vince C. Wong, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and F. Y. Kong

Model sensitivity to wildfire-induced changes in soil albedo, vegetation cover, and soil moisture

Storm Initialization of Hurricane Bonnie Using SSM/I Brightness Temperatures: Preliminary Results
C. Amerault, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL; and K. Park, X. Zou, G. -. S. Liu, and J. Hawkins

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Spring 2001 changes to NCEP Eta analysis and forecast system: NOAH land-surface model
Michael B. Ek, NOAA/NWS/NCEP/EMC and UCAR Visiting Scientist, Suitland, MD; and K. E. Mitchell, E. Rogers, V. I. Koren, J. C. Schaake, D. Tarpley, D. Lohmann, P. Grunmann, Q. Duan, and C. Peters-Lidard

Mesoscale numerical simulations of the 7 June 1997 severe weather outbreak in southern New Mexico and far west Texas

Application of the PSU shallow-convection parameterization scheme in 3-D environments
Aijun Deng, Penn State Univ., University Park, PA; and N. L. Seaman, D. R. Stauffer, and R. C. Muñoz

A Comparison of Bulk Aerodynamic Methods for Calculating Air-sea Fluxes
Qing Wang, NPS, Monterey, CA; and D. P. Eleuterio

Evaluating convective momentum fluxes using remotely sensed data
John R. Mecikalski, CIMSS/Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI

Low-level jet dynamics and parameterization of surface fluxes in the stable boundary layer
Robert M. Banta, NOAA/ERL/ETL, Boulder, CO; and R. K. Newsom and J. K. Lundquist

Parameterizing boundary layer clouds using PDF methods (Formerly paper 2.5)
Vincent E. Larson, Univ. of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI; and J. C. Golaz and W. R. Cotton

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A Photosynthesis-based Gas-Exchange Evapotranspiration Model (GEM) coupled with a Land Surface Scheme for Mesoscale Applications
Dev dutta S. Niyogi, North Carolina State Univ., Raleigh, NC; and K. Alapaty and S. Raman

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Impacts of parameterized convection on the numerical simulation of heavy rain over East Asia
Young-Youn Park, Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea; and T. Y. Lee

Implementation of an Urban Canopy Parameterization in MM5 for Meso-Gamma-Scale Air Quality Modeling Applications
Tanya L. Otte, NOAA/ARL and U.S. EPA, Research Triangle Park, NC; and A. Lacser

Boundary Layer Turbulence and Surface Flux Parameterizations in a Mesoscale Model—verification with Aircraft Measurements
Qing Wang, NPS, Monterey, CA; and K. Rados, J. Kalogiros, H. Zuo, S. Wang, C. Friehe, D. Khelif, and H. Jonsson