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

Session 5: Numerics and model structure (Parallel with session J2)

Tuesday, 31 July 2001: 10:00 AM-11:15 AM
Organizer:  Gregory J. Tripoli, University of Wisconsin
  10:00 AM
The Effects of Nonhydrostatic Dynamics in High Resolution Numerical Forecasts
Zavisa I. Janjic, NOAA/NWS/NCEP, Camp Springs, MD

Poster PDF (259.0 kB)
  10:15 AM
  10:30 AM
A semi-lagrangian dynamical core for the non-hydrostatic wrf model
R. James Purser, General Sciences Corporation, Beltville, MD; and T. Fujita, S. K. Kar, and J. G. Michalakes

Poster PDF (904.5 kB)
  10:45 AM
Application of the equivalent geopotential to the Penn/NCAR mesoscale model(MM5) for improving precipitation prediction over mountainous regions
Qiu-Shi Chen, Byrd Polar Research Center and Ohio State Univ., Columbus, OH; and L. Bai and D. H. Bromwich

Poster PDF (2.8 MB)
  11:00 AM
Forecast guidance from high resolution nests in the NCEP Meso Eta Model
Thomas J. Black, NOAA/NWS/NCEP, Camp Springs, MD; and E. Rogers and G. J. DiMego