83rd Annual

Poster Session 1: Fujita Scale and Related Topics

Monday, 10 February 2003: 2:30 PM-4:00 PM
The consistency of F-scale ratings
Joseph T. Schaefer, NOAA/NWS/NCEP/SPC, Norman, OK; and R. L. Livingston

Poster PDF (1.5 MB)
Rating tornado damage: An exercise in subjectivity
Roger Edwards, NOAA/NWS/NCEP/SPC, Norman, OK

Poster PDF (523.8 kB)
Radar wind speed and housing damage during the F-5 tornado at Moore, Oklahoma
Donald W. Burgess, NOAA/NSSL, Norman, OK; and G. Stumpf, J. Wurman, D. C. Dowell, Y. Richardson, and M. A. Magsig

DOW Radar Measurements of Doppler Velocities in Tornadoes and Comparisons with Damage
Joshua Wurman, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and C. Alexander

An Assessment of the Variability in Operational Assignment of F-Scale Damage
Jared L. Guyer, NOAA/NWS, Hastings, NE; and T. J. Shea

Poster PDF (355.8 kB)
The LaPlata, MD Tornado: Issues regarding the F-scale
Timothy P. Marshall, Haag Engineering Co., Carrolloton, TX

Poster PDF (1.9 MB)
INSPECT: A New Tool for Emergency and Consequence Management
Alfred M. Powell Jr., Boeing Autometric, Springfield, VA; and S. Hoffert, G. Greene, J. Miranda, R. Kennedy, P. A. Zuzolo, A. Sylvester, J. Hahn, and S. J. Lee

Poster PDF (2.2 MB)
A Discussion of the F-Scale of Tornadoes from Quasi-Linear Convective Systems
Elaine S. Godfrey, Univ. of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and R. J. Trapp, H. E. Brooks, and S. A. Tessendorf

Poster PDF (2.0 MB)
JSU Meteorology Program PDAS RAP and the Microburst Study Project
Paul J. Croft, Jackson State Univ., Jackson, MS; and A. E. Gerard, K. Pence, J. M. Medlin, R. Schneider, M. Watts, K. Coleman, A. Robinson-Cook, and R. Smart