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

Session 7: Orographic Systems: Continued

Tuesday, 31 July 2001: 4:00 PM-5:45 PM
  4:00 PM
Microphysical timescales and orographic precipitation
Qingfang Jiang, Yale University, New Haven, CT; and R. B. Smith

  4:15 PM
Stratified flows past 3D ridges at intermediate Rossby number
Craig C Epifanio, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and D. Muraki and R. Rotunno

  4:30 PM
Essential Ingredients for heavy Orographic Rainfall and their Potential Application for Prediction
Yuh-Lang Lin, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC; and S. Chiao, J. A. Thurman, M. L. Kaplan, and T. -. A. Wang

Poster PDF (160.5 kB)
  4:45 PM
Orographic precipitation and airmass drying over the Alps: Preliminary results from MAP IOP2B
Ronald B. Smith, Yale University, New Haven, CT; and Q. Jiang, M. G. Fearon, J. D. Doyle, and R. Benoit

  5:00 PM
Orographic precipitation processes associated with the Wasatch Mountains during IPEX IOP3
Justin A. W. Cox, NOAA/CIRP and Univ. of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT; and W. J. Steenburgh, D. E. Kingsmill, and B. A. Colle

Poster PDF (176.4 kB)
  5:30 PM