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MMM Publications 2004

Fiscal Year 2004 Refereed Publications (top)

Note: Bold face denotes University collaborators, * denotes non-NCAR collaborators

Ahijevych, D. A., C. A. Davis, R. E. Carbone, and J. D. Tuttle, 2004: Initiation of precipitation episodes relative to elevated terrain. J. Atmos. Sci., In Press.

Andrejczuk, M., W. W. Grabowski, S. P. Malinowski, and P. K. Smolarkiewicz, 2004: Numerical simulation of cloud-clear air interfacial mixing. J. Atmos. Sci., 61, 1726-1739.

Barker, D. M., W. Huang, Y.-R. Guo, and Q. Xiao, 2004: A three-dimensional (3DVAR) variational data assimilation system for MM5: Implementation and initial results. Mon. Wea. Rev., 132, 897-914.

Bengtsson, T., C. Snyder, and D. Nychka, 2003: A framework for data assimilation and forecasting in high-dimensional systems. J. Geophys. Res., 108, doi:10.1029/2002JD002900.

Blyth, A., S. G. Lasher-Trapp, W. A. Cooper, C. A. Knight, and J. Latham, 2003: The role of giant and ultragiant nuclei in the formation of early radar echoes in warm cumulus clouds. J. Atmos. Sci., 60, 2557-2572.

Brooks, S., D. Baumgardner, B. Gandrud, J. E. Dye, M. J. Northway*, D. W. Fahey*, T. P. Bui*, O. B. Toon, and M. A. Tolbert, 2003: Measurements of large stratospheric particles in the Arctic polar vortex. J. Geophys. Res., doi:10.1029/2002.JD003278.

Carbone, R. E., J. D. Tuttle, and D. A. Ahijevych, 2003: Fact and Fiction: Semi-diurnal forcing of convective rainfall. Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 84, 1511-1512.

Chen, S., F. Vandenberghe, G. W. Petty, and J. Bresch, 2004: Application of SSM/I satellite data to a hurricane simulation. Quart. J. Roy. Meteor. Soc., 130, 801-825.

Clark, T. L., J. L. Coen, and D. Latham*, 2004: Description of a coupled atmosphere-fire model. Int. J. of Wildland Fire, 13, 49-63.

Coen, J. L., S. Mahalingam, and J. Daily, 2004: Infrared imagery of crown fire dynamics during FROSTFIRE. J. Appl. Meteor., 43, 1241-1259.

Crook, N. A., and J. Sun, 2004: Analysis and forecasting of the low-level wind during the Sydney 2000 forecast demonstration project. Wea. Forecasting, 19, 151-167.

Cucurull, L., F. Vandenberghe, D. M. Barker, E. Vilaclara*, and A. Rius, 2004: 3DVAR assimilation of GPS and meteorological observations in MM5 during the December 14, 2001 storm event over the western Mediterranean sea. Mon. Wea. Rev., 132, 749-763.

Davis, C. A., and L. F. Bosart, 2003: Baroclinically induced tropical cyclogenesis. Mon. Wea. Rev., 131, 2730-2747.

Davis, C. A., and L. F. Bosart, 2004: The TT problem: Forecasting the tropical transition of cyclones. Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., In Press.

Davis, C. A., K. W. Manning, R. E. Carbone, J. D. Tuttle, and S. B. Trier, 2003: Coherence of warm season continental rainfall in numerical weather prediction models. Mon. Wea. Rev., 131, 2667-2679.

Davis, C., N. Atkins, D. Bartels*, L. Bosart, M. Coniglio, G. Bryan, W. Cotton, D. Dowell, B. Jewett, R. Johns, D. Jorgensen*, J. Knievel, K. Knupp, W.-C. Lee*, G. McFarquhar, J. Moore, R. Przybylinski*, R. Rauber, B. Smull*, R. Trapp, S. Trier, R. Wakimoto, M. Weisman, and C. Ziegler*, 2004: The Bow Echo and MCV Experiment (BAMEX): Observations and opportunities. Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc.,, 85, 1075-1093.

Davis, D., G. Chen, M. Buhr, J. Crawford*, D. Lenschow, B. Lefer, R. Shetter, F. Eisele, L. Mauldin*, and A. Hogan*, 2004: South Pole Nox Chemistry: An assessment of factors controlling variability and absolute levels. Atmos. Envir., In Press.

Davis, D.D., F. Eisele, G. Chen, J. Crawford*, G. Huey, D. Tanner, D. Slusher, L. Mauldin, S. Oncley, D. Lenschow, S. Semmer, R. Shetter, B. Lefer, R. Arimoto, A. Hogan, P. Grube, M. Lazzara, A. Bandy, D. Thornton, H. Berresheim*, H. Bingemer*, M. Hutterli, J. McConnell*, R. Bales, J. Dibb, M. Buhr, J. Park, P. McMurry, A. Swanson, S. Meinardi, and D. Blake, 2004: An overview of ISCAT 2000. Atmos. Envir., In Press.

Domaradzki, J. A., Z. Xiao, and P. K. Smolarkiewicz, 2003: Effective eddy viscosities in implicit large eddy simulations of turbulent flows. Phys. Fluids, 15, 3890-3893.

Done, J., C. Davis, and M. Weisman, 2004: The next generation: Explicit forecasts of convection using weather research and forecasting (WRF) model. Atmos. Sci. Lett., In Press.

Dowell, D., F. Zhang, L. J. Wicker, C. Snyder, and N. A. Crook, 2004: Wind and temperature retrievals in the 17 May 1981 Arcadia, Oklahoma supercell: Ensemble Kalman filter experiments. Mon. Wea. Rev., 132, 1982-2005.

Ferrare, R. A.*, E. V. Browell*, S. Ismail*, S. Kooi*, L. H. Brasseur*, V. G. Brackett*, M. Clayton*, J. Barrick*, G. Diskin*, J. Goldsmith*, B. Lesht*, J. Podolske*, G. Sachse*, F. J. Schmidlin*, D. Turner, D. Whiteman*, D. Tobin, L. Miloshevich, and H. E. Revercomb, 2004: Characterization of upper troposphere water vapor measurements during AFWEX using LASE. J. Atmos. Ocean. Tech., In Press.

Fitzmaurice, L., R. Shaw, K. T. Paw U, and E. Patton, 2004: Three-dimensional scalar micro front systems in a large-eddy simulation of vegetation canopy flow. Bound. Layer. Met, 112, 107-127.

Flamant, C.*, E. Richard*, C. Schar*, R. Rotunno, L. Nance, M. Sprenger*, and R. Benoit*, 2004: The wake south of the Alps: Dynamics and structure of the lee-side flow and secondary potential vorticity banners. Q. J. Roy. Meteor. Soc., 130, 1275-1303.

Fridlind, A.*, A.S. Ackerman*, E. J. Jensen*, A. J. Heymsfield, M. R. Poellot, D.E. Stevens, D. Wang, L. Miloshevich, D. Baumgardner, R. P. Lawson*, J. C. Wilson, R. C. Flagan, J. H. Seinfeld, H. H. Jonsson, T. M. VanReken, V. Varutbangkul, and T. A. Rissman, 2004: Evidence for the predominance of mid-tropospheric aerosols as subtropical anvil nuclei. Science, 304, 718-722.

Fritsch, J. M., and R. E. Carbone, 2004: Research and development of improved quantitative precipitation forecasts in the warm season. Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 85, 955-965.

Gao, R. S.*, P. J. Popp*, D. W. Fahey*, T. P. Marcy*, R. L. Herman*, E. M. Weinstock*, D. Baumgardner, T. J. Garrett, K. H. Rosenlof*, T. L. Thompson*, T. P. Bui*, B. A. Ridley, S. C. Wofsy, O. B. Toon, M. A. Tolbert, B. Karcher*, Th. Peter*, P. K. Hudson*, A. J. Weinheimer, and A. J. Heymsfield, 2004: Evidence that nitric acid increases relative humidity in low-temperature cirrus clouds. Science, 303, 516-520.

Geresdi, I., R. M. Rasmussen, W. W. Grabowski, and B. C. Bernstein, 2004: Sensitivity of freezing drizzle formation in stably stratified clouds to ice processes. Meteor. Atmos. Physics, DOI: 10.1007/s00703-003-0048-5.

Grabowski, W. W., 2003: Impact of cloud microphysics on convective-radiative quasi-equilibrium revealed by Cloud-Resolving Convection Parameterization (CRCP). J. Climate, 16, 3463-3475.

Grabowski, W. W., 2004: An improved framework for super-parameterization. J. Atmos. Sci., 61, 1940-1952.

Grabowski, W. W., and M. W. Moncrieff, 2004: Moisture-convection feedback in the tropics. Quart. J. Roy. Meteor. Soc., In Press.

Grossman, R. L., D. Yates, M. A. LeMone, M. L. Wesley*, and J. Sung, 2004: Observed effects of horizontal surface temperature variations on the atmosphere over a mid-west watershed during CASES-97. J. Geophys. Res., In Press.

Guichard, F.*, J. C. Petch*, J.-L Redelsperger*, P. Bechtold*, J.-P. Chaboureau*, S. Cheinet*, W. W. Grabowski, H. Grenier, C. J. Jones*, M. Kohler, J. Piriou*, R. Tailleux, and M. Tomasini*, 2004: Modelling the diurnal cycle of deep precipitating convection over land with CRMs and SCMs. Q. J. Roy. Meteor. Soc., In Press.

Ha, S. Y., Y.-H. Kuo, Y.-R. Guo, and G. H. Lim, 2003: Variational assimilation of slant-path wet delay measurements from a hypothetical ground-based GPS network. Part I: Comparison with precipitable water assimilation. Mon. Wea. Rev., 131, 2635-2655.

Harasti, P. R., C. J. MacAdie*, P. P. Dodge*, W.-C. Lee, J. D. Tuttle, S. T. Murillo*, and F. D. Marks*, 2004: Real-time implementation of single-Doppler radar analysis methods for tropical cyclones: Algorithm improvements and use with WSR-88D Display Data. Wea. Forecasting, 19, 219-239.

Hendricks, E. A., M. T. Montgomery, and C. A. Davis, 2004: On the role of vortical "hot towers" in tropical cyclone formation. J. Atmos. Sci., 61, 1209-1232.

Heymsfield, A. J., 2003: Properties of tropical and midlatitude ice cloud particle ensembles: Part I: Median mass diameters and terminal Velocities. J. Atmos. Sci, 60, 2573-2591.

Heymsfield, A. J., 2003: Properties of tropical and midlatitude ice cloud particle ensembles: Part II: Application to mesoscale and climate models. J. Atmos. Sci., 60, 2592-2611.

Heymsfield, A. J., A. R. Bansemer, C. G. Schmitt, C. H. Twohy, and M. Poellot, 2004: Effective ice particle densities derived from aircraft data. J. Atmos. Sci., 61, 982-1003.

Heymsfield, A. J., C. G. Schmitt, A. R. Bansemer, D. Baumgardner, E. M. Weinstock, J. T. Smith, and D. Sayres, 2004: Effective ice particle densities for cold anvil cirrus. Geophys. Res. Ltrs., 31, doi:10.1029/2003GL018311.

Heymsfield, A. J., L. Miloshevich, C. Schmitt, A. Bansemer, C. Twohy, M. Poellot, and A. Fridlind*, 2004: Homogeneous ice nucleation in subtropical and tropical convection and its influence on cirrus anvil microphysics. J. Atmos. Sci., In Press.

Heymsfield, A. J., S. Matrosov, and B. Baum*, 2003: Ice water path-optical depth relationships for cirrus and deep stratiform ice cloud layers. J. Appl. Meteor., 42, 1584-1597.

Hong, S.-Y, J. Dudhia, and S. Chen, 2004: A revised approach to ice-microphysical processes for the bulk parameterization of cloud and precipitation. Mon. Wea. Rev., 132, 103-120.

Horst, T., J. Kleissl, D. H. Lenschow, C. Meneveau, C.-H. Moeng, M. Parlange, P. P. Sullivan, and J. C. Weil, 2004: HATS: Field observations to obtain spatially-filtered turbulence fields from crosswind arrays of sonic anemometers in the atmospheric surface layer. J. Atmos. Sci., 61, 1566-1581.

Hutterli, M. A., J. R. McConnell*, G. Chen, R. C. Bales, D. Davis, and D. H. Lenschow, 2004: Formaldehyde and hydrogen peroxide in air, snow and interstitial air at the South Pole. Atmos. Environ., doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2004.06.003.

Kanak, K., G. Bryan, J. Deardorff, K. Droegemeier, J. Kimpel*, B. Lamb, D. Lenschow, and J. Smagorinsky, 2004: Douglas Lilly: A biography. Atmospheric Turbulence and Mesoscale Meteorology, In Press.

Kelley, N.*, M. Shirazi*, M. Buhl*, D. Jager*, S. Wilde*, J. Adams*, P. Sullivan, and E. Patton, 2004: Lamar Low-level Jet Project Interim Report. NREL Internal Report, NREL/TP-500-34593, 248.

Kim, H. M.*, M. C. Morgan, and R. E. Morss, 2004: Evolution of analysis error and adjoint-based sensitivities: Implications for adaptive observations. J. Atmos. Sci., 61, 795-812.

Kingsmill, D. E.*, and N. A. Crook, 2003: An observational study of atmospheric bore formation from colliding density currents. Mon. Wea. Rev., 131, 2985-3002.

Kingsmill, D. E.*, S. E. Yuter, A. J. Heymsfield, P. V. Hobbs, A. V. Korolev*, J. Stith, A. R. Bansemer, and J. A. Haggerty, 2004: TRMM common microphysics products: A tool for evaluating spaceborne precipitation retrieval algorithms. J. Appl. Meteor., In Press.

Klemp, J. B., and W. C. Skamarock, 2004: Model numerics for convective-storm simulation. Atmospheric Turbulence and Mesoscale Meteorology, E. Federovich, R. Rotunno and B. Stevens, eds., Cambridge University Press, 119-142, In Press.

Knievel, J. C., D. A. Ahijevych, and K. W. Manning, 2004: Using temporal modes of rainfall to evaluate the performance of a numerical weather prediction model. Mon. Wea. Rev., In Press.

Knievel, J. C., D. S. Nolan, and J. P. Kossin, 2004: Imbalance in a mesoscale vortex within a midlatitude, continental mesoscale convective system. J. Atmos. Sci, 61, 1827-1832.

Knight, C. A., L. J. Miller, and W. D. Hall, 2004: Deep convection and "first echoes" within anvil precipitation. Mon. Wea. Rev., 132, 1877-1890.

Kuo, Y.-H., T. K. Wee, S. Sokolovskiy, C. Rocken, W. Schreiner, D. Hunt, and R. A. Anthes, 2004: Inversion and error estimation of GPS radio occultation data. J. of Met. Soc. Japan, 82, 507-531.

Lang, T. J., L. J. Miller, M. L. Weisman, S. A. Rutledge, L. J. Barker III*, V. N. Bringi, V. Chandrasekar, A. Detwiler, N. Doesken*, J. Helsdon, C. A. Knight, P. R. Krehbiel, W. A. Lyons*, D. MacGorman*, E. Rasmussen*, W. Rison, W. D. Rust*, and R. Thomas, 2004: The Severe Thunderstorm Electrification and Precipitation Study (STEPS). Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 85, 1107-1125.

Latham, J., A. Blyth, H. J. Christian*, W. Deierling, and A. M. Gadian, 2004: Determination of precipitation rates and yields from lightning measurements. J. Hydrology, 288, 13-19.

LeMone, M. A., K. Ikeda, R. L. Grossman, and M. Rotach*, 2003: Horizontal variability of 2-M temperature at night during cases-97. J. Atmos. Sci., 60, 2431-2449.

Liu, C., and M. W. Moncrieff, 2004: Effects of convectively generated gravity waves and rotation on the organization of convection. J. Atmos. Sci., 61, 2218-2227.

Liu, C., and M. W. Moncrieff, 2004: Explicit simulations of the intertropical convergence zone. J. Atmos. Sci., 61, 458-473.

Liu, C.-H., M. C. Barth, and D. Y. C. Leung, 2004: Large-eddy simulation of flow and pollutant transport in street canyons of different building height to street width ratios. J. Appl. Meteor., In Press.

Matrosov, S. Y., M. D. Shupe*, A. J. Heymsfield, and P. Zuidema*, 2003: Ice cloud optical thickness and extinction estimates from radar measurements. J. Appl. Meteor., 42, 1584-1597.

Miloshevich, L. M., A. Paukkunen*, H. Voemel*, and S. J. Oltmans*, 2004: Development and validation of a time-lag correction for Vaisala radiosonde humidity measurements. J. Atmos and Oceanic Tech, 21, 1305-1327.

Moeng, C.-H., B. Stevens, and P. P. Sullivan, 2004: Large eddy simulations of cloud-topped mixed layers. Atmospheric Turbulence and Mesoscale Meteorology, E. Federovich, R. Rotunno, B. Stevens, eds., Cambridge University Press, In Press.

Moeng, C.-H., J. C. McWilliams, R. Rotunno, P. P. Sullivan, and J. C. Weil, 2004: Investigating 2D modeling of atmospheric convection in the PBL. J. Atmos. Sci., 61, 889-903.

Moncrieff, M. W., 2004: Analytic representation of the large-scale organization of tropical convection. J. Atmos. Sci, 61, 1521-1538.

Morss, R. E., and D. S. Battisti, 2004: Designing efficient observing networks for ENSO prediction. J. Climate, 17, 3074-3089.

Morss, R. E., and D. S. Battisti, 2004: Evaluating observing requirements for ENSO prediction: experiments with an intermediate coupled model. J. Climate, 17, 3057-3073.

Morss, R. E., K. A. Miller, and M. S. Vasil, 2004: A systematic economic approach to evaluating public investment in observations for weather forecasting. Mon. Wea. Rev., In Press.

Oncley, S. P., M. Buhr, D. H. Lenschow, D. Davis, and S. R. Semmer, 2004: Observations of summertime NO fluxes and boundary-layer height at the South Pole during ISCAT 2000 using scalar similarity. Atmos. Env., In Press.

Patton, E. G., P. P. Sullivan, and C.-H. Moeng, 2004: Influence of idealized heterogeneity on planetary boundary layers coupled to the land surface. NCAR Technical Report, 71.

Poulos, G. S., and S. P. Burns, 2003: An evaluation of bulk Ri-based surface layer flux formulas for stable and very stable conditions with intermittent turbulence. J. Atmos. Sci., 60, 2523-2537.

Powers, J. G., A. J. Monaghan, A. Cayette*, D. H. Bromwich, Y.-H. Kuo, and K. W. Manning, 2003: Real time mesoscale modeling over Antarctica: The Antarctic Mesoscale Prediction System (AMPS). Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 84, 1533-1545.

Randall, D., M. Khairoutdinov, A. Arakawa, and W. W. Grabowski, 2003: Breaking the cloud-parameterization deadlock. Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 84, 1547-1564.

Rife, D., C. A. Davis, Y. Liu, and T. T. Warner, 2004: Predictability of low-level winds by mesoscale meteorological models. Mon. Wea. Rev., In Press.

Rotunno, R., and M. L. Weisman, 2003: Comment on "Linear and nonlinear propagation of supercell thunderstorms." J. Atmos. Sci., 60, 2413-1414.

Skamarock, W. C., 2004: Evaluating mesoscale NWP models using kinetic energy spectra. Mon. Wea. Rev., In Press.

Soden, B. J.*, B. M. Lesht*, D. D. Turner, and L. Miloshevich, 2004: An analysis of satellite, radiosonde, and lidar observations of upper tropospheric water vapor from the Atmospheric Radiation Measurement program. J. Geophys. Res., 109, doi:10.1029/2003JD003828.

Stevens, B., D. H. Lenschow, I. C. Faloona, C.-H. Moeng, D. K. Lilly, B. W. Blomquist, G. Vali, A. R. Bandy, T. L. Campos, H. Gerber*, S. Haimov, B. Morely, and D. C. Thornton, 2003: On entrainment rates in nocturnal marine stratocumulus. Quart. J. Roy. Meteor. Soc., 129, 3469-3493.

Stith, J., J. A. Hagerty, A. J. Heymsfield, and C. A. Grainger, 2004: Microphysical characteristics of tropical updrafts in clean conditions. J. Appl. Meteor., 443, 779-794.

Sullivan, P. P., J. C. McWilliams, and W. K. Melville*, 2004: The oceanic boundary layer driven by wave breaking with stochastic variability. I: Direct numerical simulations. J. Fluid Mech., 507, 143-174.

Sun, J., D. H. Lenschow, S. P. Burns, R. Banta*, R. Newsom*, R. L. Coulter*, S. Frasier, T. Ince*, C. Nappo*, B. Balsely, M. Jensen, L. Mahrt, D. Miller, and B. Skelly, 2004: Atmospheric disturbances that generate intermittent turbulence in nocturnal boundary layers. Bound.-Layer. Meteor., 110, 255-279.

Sun, J., 2004: Numerical prediction of thunderstorms: Fourteen years later. Atmospheric Turbulence and Mesoscale Meteorology, E. Fedorovich, R. Rotunno & B. Stevens, eds., Cambridge University Press, In Press.

Sun, J., S. P. Burns, A. C. Delany, S. P. Oncley, T. Horst, and D. H. Lenschow, 2003: Heat balance in the nocturnal boundary layer during CASES 99. J. Appl. Meteor., 42, 1649-1666.

Takemi, T., O. Hirayama, and C. Liu, 2004: Factors responsible for the vertical development of tropical oceanic cumulus convection. Geophys. Res. Lett., 31, L11109.

Tan, Z. M., F. Zhang, R. Rotunno, and C. Snyder, 2004: Mesoscale predictability of moist baroclinic waves. J. Atmos. Sci, 61, 1794-1804.

Thomas, S. J., J. P. Hacker, P. K. Smolarkiewicz, and R. B. Stull, 2003: Spectral preconditioners for nonhydrostatic atmospheric models. Mon. Wea. Rev., 131, 2464-2491.

Thompson, G., R. M. Rasmussen, and K. W. Manning, 2004: Explicit forecasts of winter precipitation using an improved bulk microphysics scheme. Part I: Description and sensitivity analysis. Mon. Wea. Rev., 132, 519-542.

Trapp, J., and M. L. Weisman, 2003: Low-level vortices within squall line and Bow Echoes: Part II. Their genesis and implications. Mon. Wea. Rev., 131, 2804-2823.

Trier, S. B., F. Chen, and K. W. Manning, 2004: A study of convection initiation in a mesoscale model using high-resolution land surface initial conditions. Mon. Wea. Rev., In Press.

Tung, W., M. W. Moncrieff, and J.-B Gao, 2004: A systemic analysis of multiscale deep convective variability over the tropical Pacific. J. of Climate, 17, 2736-2751.

Turnipseed, A. A., D. E. Anderson*, S. P. Burns, P. D. Blanken, and R. K. Monson, 2004: Airflows and turbulent flux measurements in mountainous terrain: Part 2: Mesoscale effects. Agri. Forest Meteor., In Press.

Tuttle, J. D., and R. E. Carbone, 2004: Coherent regeneration and the role of water vapor and shear in a long-lived convective episode. Mon. Wea. Rev., 132, 192-208.

Vandemark, D.*, B. Chapron*, J. Sun, G. Crescenti*, and H. Graber, 2004: Examining two scales of ocean roughness and altimeter backscatter variation using aircraft-derived wind, sea slope and Ka-band radar measurements. J. Physical Oceanog., In Press.

VanZanten, M., B. Stevens, G. Vali, and D. H. Lenschow, 2004: Observations of drizzle in nocturnal marine stratocumulus. J. Atmos. Sci., In Press.

Wang, C.-C, G. T. Chen, and R. E. Carbone, 2004: A climatology of warm season cloud patterns over East Asia based on GMS infrared brightness temperature observations. Mon. Wea. Rev., 132, 1606-1629.

Wang, L. P., O. Ayala, and W. W. Grabowski, 2004: On improved formulation of the superposition method. J. Atmos. Sci., In Press.

Webster, C. R.*, and A. J. Heymsfield, 2003: Water isotope ratios D/H, 18O/16O, 17O/16O in and out of clouds map dehydration pathways. Science, 302, 1742-1745.

Weckwerth, T. M., D. B. Parsons, S. E. Koch*, J. A. Moore, M. A. LeMone, B. B. Demoz*, C. Flamant, B. Geerts, J. Wang, and W. F. Feltz, 2004: An overview of the International H2O Project (IHOP_ 2002) and some preliminary highlights. Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 85, 253-277.

Wedi, N. P.*, and P. K. Smolarkiewicz, 2004: Extending Gal-Chen & Somerville terrain-following coordinate transformation on time-dependent curvilinear boundaries for geophysical flows: Dynamic grid deformation. J. Comput. Phys., 193 (1), 1-20.

Wee, T. K., and Y.-H. Kuo, 2004: Impact of digital filter as a weak constraint in MM5 4DVAR: An observing system simulation experiment. Mon. Wea. Rev., 132, 543-559.

Weisman, M. L., and J. Trapp, 2003: Low-level meso-vortices within squall lines and bow echoes: Part I. Overview and dependence on environmental shear. Mon. Wea. Rev., 131, 2779-2803.

Weisman, M. L., and R. Rotunno, 2004: A theory of strong, long-lived squall lines revisited. J. Atmos. Sci., 61, 361-382.

Westbrook, C. D., R. C. Ball, P. R. Field*, and A. J. Heymsfield, 2004: A theory of growth by differential sedimentation, with application to snowflake formation. Phys. Rev. E, 70, 021403-1 - 021403-7.

Winter, C.L., E. S. Springer, K. Costigan, P. Fasel, S. Mniewski, and G. Zyvoloski, 2004: Virtual watersheds: Simulating the water balance of the Rio Grande basin. IEEE Comp. In Sci. and Engineer., 57, 18-26.

Xu, J., X. Gao, Q. Xiao, and S. Sorooshian, 2004: An investigation of the impact of satellite-derived rainfall assimilation on rainstorm forecasting over the Southerwestern US. Geophys. Res. Lett., 31, L16104.

Yi, C., D. Li, P. S. Bakwin*, A. Desai, D. M. Ricciuto, S. P. Burns, A. A. Turnipseed, S. C. Wofsy, J. W. Munger, C. Wilson*, and R. K. Monson, 2004: A nonparametric method for separating photosynthesis and respiration components in CO2 flux measurements. Geophys. Res. Lett., 31, L17107.

Zeng, X., M. Brunke, M. Zhou, C. W. Fairall*, N. A. Bond*, and D. H. Lenschow, 2004: Marine atmospheric boundary layer height over the eastern Pacific: Data analysis and model evaluation. J. of Climate, In Press.

Zhang, F., C. Snyder, and J. Sun, 2004: Impacts of initial estimate and observations availablity on convective-scale data assimilation with an Ensemble-Kalman filter. Mon. Wea. Rev., 132, 1238-1253.

Zhang, Q. H., S.-J. Chen, Y.-H. Kuo, A. Lau, and R. A. Anthes, 2004: Numerical study of Typhoon Winnie (1997): A typhoon with an extremely large eyewall. Mon. Wea. Rev., In Press.

Zhang, Z., P. Yang, G. W. Kattawar, S.C. Tsay*, B. Baum*, Y. X. Hu*, A. J. Heymsfield, and J. Reichardt*, 2004: Geometric optics solution to light scattering by droxtal ice crystals. Appl. Opt., 43, 2490-2499.

Fiscal Year 2004 Non-Refereed Publications (top)

Note: Bold face denotes University collaborators, * denotes non-NCAR collaborators

Andrejczuk, M., W. W. Grabowski, S. P. Malinowski, and P. K. Smolarkiewicz, 2004: Numerical modelling of moist decaying turbulence: Cloud-clear air mixing at resolution better than 1 cm. Proceedings, 14th International Conference on Clouds and Precipitation, Bologna, Italy, ICCP, 1457-1460.

Barker, D. M., M. Lee, Y.-R. Guo, W. Huang, and Q.-N. Xiao, 2004: WRF variational data assimilation development at NCAR. Preprints, 5th WRF/14th MM5 Users' Workshop, Boulder, CO, USA, NCAR.

Barker, D. M., S. R. H. Rizvi, and M. Duda, 2003: Data assimilation in the Antarctic Mesoscale Prediction System (AMPS). Preprints, Polar NWP Workshop, Fairbanks, AK, USA, Univ. of Alaska, Fairbanks.

Barstad, I., R. B. Smith, and P. K. Smolarkiewicz, 2004: Characteristics of orographic precipitating systems - tests with two models. Proceedings, 11th Conference on Mountain Meteorology and the Annual Mesoscale Alpine Program (MAP), Bartlett, NH, USA, Amer. Meteor. Soc.

Barth, M. C., R. Cancel, K. E. Ross, and S.-W. Kim, 2004: The Importance of cloud drop representation on cloud photochemistry. Proceedings, 14th International Conference on Clouds and Precipitation, Bologna, Italy, ICCP, 428-431.

Barth, M. C., S. -W. Kim, and W. C. Skamarock, 2004: Simulating sequeous chemistry in the July 10 STERAO deep convective storm using WRF model. Proceedings, The Second International Workshop on Next Generation NWP Model, Seoul, Korea, Ministry of Science and Technology/KMA, 86-89.

Beare, R. J.*, M. MacVean*, A. Holtslag*, J. Cuxart, I. Esau*, J. C. Golaz*, M. Jimenez, M. Khairoutdinov, B. Kosovic*, D. Lewellen*, T. Lund, J. Lundquist*, A. McCabe*, A. Moene*, Y. Noh, S. Raasch, and P. Sullivan, 2004: An intercomparison of large-eddy simulations of the stable boundary layer. Preprints, 16th Symposium on Boundary Layers and Turbulence, Portland, ME, USA, Amer. Meteor. Soc.

Bernardet, L.*, L. Nance, H.-Y Chuang*, A. Loughe*, and S. Koch*, 2004: Verfication statistics for the NCEP WRF pre-implementation test. Part I: Deterministic verification of ensemble members. Preprints, 5th WRF/14th MM5 Users' Workshop, Boulder, CO, USA, NCAR, 229-232.

Bower, K., T. Choularton, J. Latham, and J. Sahraei, 2004: Amelioration of global warming by controlled enhancement of the albedo and longevity of low-level maritime clouds. Preprints, 14th International Conference on Clouds and Precipitation, Bologna, Italy, ICCP.

Braun, J., S. Y. Ha, C. Rocken, and Y.-H. Kuo, 2003: Assessing the accuracy of slant path measurements using a high resolution numerical weather model. Preprints, 2003 Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA, USA, AGU.

Bruyere, C., and G. Zongl, 2004: Impact of a new diffusion scheme in improving simulations over steep topography. Preprints, 5th WRF/14th MM5 Users' Workshop, Boulder, CO, USA, NCAR, 47-68.

Bullock, R., B. G. Brown, C. A. Davis, M. Chapman, K. W. Manning, and R. Morss, 2004: An object-oriented approach to the verification of quantitative precipitation forecasts: Part I - Methodology. Preprints, 17th Conference on Probability and Statistics in the Atmospheric Sciences, Seattle, WA, USA, Amer. Meteor. Soc.

Chen, F., and K. Manning, 2004: Recent advances in the development of a high-resolution land data assimilation system for mesoscale NWP models. CD-ROM, European Geosciences Union First General Assembly, Nice, France, EGU.

Chen, F., K. W. Manning, D. Yates, M. A. LeMone, S. Trier, R. H. Cuenca, and D. Niyogi, 2004: Development of high-resolution land data assimilation system and its application to WRD. Preprints, 16th Conference on Numerical Weather Prediction, Seattle, WA, USA, Amer. Meteor. Soc.

Coals, A., A. Blyth, J. L. Brenguier*, A. M. Gadian, and W. W. Grabowski, 2004: Condensational growth of droplets in warm cumulus clouds. Proceedings, 14th International Conference on Clouds and Precipitation, Bologna, Italy, IccP, 503-505.

Coen, J. L., 2003: Infrared imagery applied for insights into wildland fire dynamics. CD-ROM, 5th Symposium on Fire and Forest Meteorology/2nd Intl. Fire Ecology and Fire Management Congress, Orlando, FL, USA, Amer. Meteor. Soc.

Coen, J. L., 2003: Simulation of wildfire incidents using coupled atmosphere-fire modeling. CD-ROM, 5th Symposium on Fire and Forest Meteorology/2nd Intl. Fire Ecology and Fire Management Congress, Orlando, FL, USA, Amer. Meteor. Soc.

Davis, C. A., and L. Bosart, 2004: Tropical transition: Tropical cyclone formation from extratropical disturbances. Preprints, 26th Conference on Hurricanes and Tropical Meteorology, Miami, FL, USA, Amer. Meteor. Soc., 30-31.

Davis, C. A., B. G. Brown, R. Bullock, M. Chapman, K. Manning, R. Morss, and A. Takacs, 2004: Verification techniques appropriate for cloud-resolving NWP models. Preprints, 16th Conference on Numerical Weather Prediction, Seattle, WA, USA, Amer. Meteor. Soc., 17.4.

Davis, C., L. Nance, L. Bernardet*, M. Pyle*, and H.-Y Chuang*, 2004: WRF forecasts of recent significant weather events: A comparison of ARW and NMM cores. Preprints, 5th WRF/14th MM5 Users' Workshop, Boulder, CO, USA, NCAR, 243-246.

Deierling, W., W. A. Petersen, J. Latham, S. M. Ellis, and H. J. Christian*, 2004: Derivation of thunderstorm ice hydrometeor chracteristics from lightning measurements. Preprints, 14th International Conference on Clouds and Precipitation, Bologna, Italy, ICCP.

DiMego, G.*, M. Tsidulko*, K. Brill*, H.-Y Chuang*, L. Bernardet*, D. Lohaus*, L. Nance, C. Davis, and S. Gopalakrishnan*, 2004: Verfication statistics for the NCEP WRF pre-implementation test: Part 2: Ensemble results. Poster, 5th WRF/14th MM5 Users' Workshop, Boulder, CO, USA, NCAR.

Domaradzki, J. A., S. Radhakrishnan, Z. Xiao, and P. K. Smolarkiewicz, 2004: Effective eddy viscosities in implicit modeling of high Reynolds number flows. Report, AIAA, 2003-4103.

Dornbrack, A., and P. K. Smolarkiewicz, 2004: Interaction of Greenland's mountain waves with the polar vortex. Abstracts, Champman Conference on Gravity Wave Processes and Parameterization, Kohala Coast, HI, USA, AGU, 48.

Duda, M. G., K. W. Manning, and J. G. Powers, 2004: A statistical comparison of AMPS 10-km and 3.3-km domains. Preprints, AMPS Users' Workshop 2004, Charleston, SC, USA, SPAWAR, 50-53.

Dudhia, J., 2004: MM5 model status and plans. Preprints, 5th WRF/14th MM5 Users' Workshop, Boulder, CO, USA, NCAR.

Dudhia, J., 2004: The Weather Research and Forecast model (Version 2.0). Proceedings, The Second Int'l Workshop on Next Generation NWP model, Seoul, South Korea, Laboratory for Atmospheric Modeling Research.

Dudhia, J., 2004: The Weather Research and Forecast model Version 2.0: Physics update. Preprints, 5th WRF/14th MM5 Users' Workshop, Boulder, CO, USA, NCAR.

Dudhia, J., and J. Bresch, 2004: A global version of MM5: Method and verification. CD-ROM, 16th Conference on Numerical Weather Prediction, Seattle, WA, USA, Amer. Meteor. Soc.

Dye, J. E., S. A. Lewis, W. D. Hall, J. C. Willett*, P. Willis*, C. A. Grainger, D. Mach*, M. Bateman*, and H. J. Christian*, 2004: Airborne observations of microphysics and electric fields in anvils of Florida thunderstorms. Preprints, 14th International Conference on Clouds and Precipitation, Bologna, Italy, ICCP, 1001-1004.

Fedorovich, E., R. Conzemius, I. Esau*, F. V. Katopodes, D. C. Lewellen, C.-H. Moeng, D. Pino, P. P. Sullivan, and J. Vila, 2004: Entrainment into sheared convective boundary layers as predicted by different large eddy simulation codes. Preprints, 16th Symposium on Bounder Layers and Turbulence, Portland, ME, USA, Amer. Meteor. Soc.

Field, P. R.*, R. J. Cotton*, O. Moehler*, M. Kraemer*, P. Connolly, and A. J. Heymsfield, 2004: Investigation of the ice nucleation ability of two desert dust aerosol samples at -50C. Proceedings, 14th International Conference on Clouds and Precipitation, Bologna, Italy, ICCP.

Fridlind, A.*, A. Ackerman*, E. Jensen*, D. Stevens, D. Wang, A. Heymsfield, L. Miloshevich, C. Twohy, M. Poellot, T. VanReken, T. Rissman, V. Varutbangkul, R. Flagan, J. Seinfeld, and H. Jonsson*, 2003: Aerosol-cloud interactions during tropical deep convection: Evidence for the importance of free tropospheric aerosols. Proceedings, 22nd Annual Conference on the American Association for Aerosol Research, Anaheim, CA, USA, AAAR.

Gerber, H.*, T. J. Garrett, A. J. Heymsfield, M. Poellot, and C. H. Twohy, 2004: Nephelometer measurements in Florida thunderstorms. Proceedings, 14th International Conference on Clouds and Precipitation, Bologna, Italy, ICCP.

Grabowski, W. W., 2003: MJO-like systems and moisture-convection feedback in idealized aquaplanet simulations. On-Line, Workshop on Simulation and Prediction of Intra-Seasonal Variability, Reading, United Kingdom, ECMWF.

Grabowski, W. W., 2003: MJO-like systems and moisture-convection feedback in idealized aquaplanet simulations. Current issues in the parameterization of convection, Report, 15th annual BMRC Modelling Workshop, Melbourne, Australia, 101-104.

Grabowski, W. W., 2004: Clouds and climate: Progress and prospects. Proceedings, 14th International Conference on Clouds and Precipitation, Bologna, Italy, ICCP, 1320-1323.

Grabowski, W. W., 2004: Moisture-convection feedback in the Tropics. CD-ROM, 26th Conference on Hurricanes and Tropical Meteorology, Miami, FL, USA, Amer. Meteor. Soc.

Grabowski, W. W., M. Khairoutdinov, and D. A. Randall, 2004: Super-parameterization: Global context for cloud-scale processes. Proceedings, 14th International Conference on Clouds and Precipitation, Bologna, Italy, ICCP, 1352-1353.

Guo, Y.-R., H. Kusaka*, D. M. Barker, Y.-H. Kuo, and A. Crook, 2004: Assimilation of ground-based GPS PW with a 3DVAR system for an IHOP case. Preprints, 16th Conference on Numerical Weather Prediction, Seattle, WA, USA, Amer. Meteor. Soc., P1.13.

Ha, S. Y., J. Braun, Y.-H. Kuo, and C. Rocken, 2003: An error analysis of ground-based GPS slant-path residuals in a simulation study. Proceedings, 2003 Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA, USA, AGU.

Hall, W. D., and R. M. Rasmussen, 2004: Hierarchy of microphysical parameterizations suitable for cloud and mesoscale models. Preprints, 14th International Conference on Clouds and Precipitation, Bologna, Italy, ICCP.

Heymsfield, A. J., L. Miloshevich, C. Schmitt, A. Bansemer, C. Twohy, M. R. Poellot, and A. Fridlind*, 2004: Homogeneous ice nucleation in tropical convection and its influence on cirrus anvil microphysics. Preprints, 14th International Conference on Clouds and Precipitation, Bologna, Italy, ICCP.

Hong, S.-Y, and J. Dudhia, 2004: Testing of a new nonlocal boundary layer vertical diffusion scheme in numerical weather prediction applications. CD-ROM, 16th Conference on Numerical Weather Prediction, Seattle, WA, USA, Amer. Meteor. Soc.

Kim, S.-W., C.-H. Moeng, J. C. Weil, and M. C. Barth, 2004: Simulating the fumigation process using lagrangian particle dispersion model combined with large eddy simulation. Proceedings, 16th Symposium on Boundary Layers & Turbulence, Portland, ME, USA, Amer. Meteor. Soc., 10.2.

Kim, S.-W., M. C. Barth, and C.-H. Moeng, 2004: The effect of shallow cumulus convection on the segregation of chemical reactants. Proceedings, 16th Symposium on Boundary Layers & Turbulence, Portland, ME, USA, Amer. Meteor. Soc., 3.1.

Kim, S.-W., M. C. Barth, and W. C. Skamarock, 2004: WRF model simulations of aqueous chemistry in the July 10 STERAO deep convective storm. Proceedings, 5th WRF/14th MM5 Users' Workshop, Boulder, CO, USA, NCAR, 97-100.

Klemp, J. B., 2003: Evaluation of WRF for conflict-resolving NWP. CD-ROM, Fifth International SRNWP Workshop on Nonhydrostatic Modelling, Bad Orb, Germany, DWD.

Klemp, J. B., 2004: Characteristics of the WRF Model and its suitability for urban applications. CD-ROM, Short course on Merging Mesoscale and Computational Fluid Dynamics Modeling Capabilities, Seattle, WA, USA, Amer. Meteor. Soc.

Knight, C. A., 2004: Large water drops in continental cumulus in their "first-echo" stage. Preprints, 14th International Conference on Clouds and Precipitation, Bologna, Italy, ICCP, 556-559.

Kuo, Y.-H., C. Rocken, and R. A. Anthes, 2004: Applications of GPS radio occultation data to weather and climate and the COSMIC mission. Preprints, AIAA Space 2004 Conference and Exhibit, San Diego, CA, USA, AIAA, 9.

Kuo, Y.-H., J. B. Klemp, and J. Michalakes, 2004: Mesoscale numerical weather prediction with WRF model. Preprints, Symposium on the 50th Annniversary of Operational Numerical Weather Prediction, College Park, MD, USA, NCEP, 6.

Kuo, Y.-H., J. B. Klemp, W. C. Skamarock, and W. Wang, 2004: Mesoscale prediction with Weather Research and Forecasting model. Proceedings, Int'l Conference on High-Impact Weather and Climate, Seoul, Korea, KMA, KMS, WMO.

Kusaka, H.*, Y.-R. Guo, A. Crook, D. M. Barker, and H. Hirakuchi*, 2004: The impact of assimilating GPS-PW data using WRF-3DVAR on a simulation of a squall line observed during IHOP. Proceedings, 16th Conference on Numerical Weather Prediction, Seattle, WA, USA, Amer. Meteor. Soc.

Lee, J.-L.*, A. E. MacDonald*, Y.-H. Kuo, W.-C. Lee, and W. Wang, 2004: Use of Doppler radar data to improve hurricane intensity forecasts. Preprints, 16th Conference on Numerical Weather Prediction, Seattle, WA, USA, Amer. Meteor. Soc.

Lenschow, D. H., and J. Sun, 2004: The spectral composition of fluxes and variances over land and sea. Preprints, 16th Symposium on Boundary Layers and Turbulence, Portland, ME, USA, Amer. Meteor. Soc.

Lesht, B. M.*, L. Miloshevich, and J. C. Lijegren*, 2004: Comparison of ECMWF model analyses with the observed upper-air temperature and relative humidity climatology at ARM's NSA, SGP, and TWP climate research facility sites. Proceedings, 14th Atmospheric Radiation Measurement (ARM) Science Team Meeting, Albuquerque, NM, USA, ARM.

Liu, C., M. Moncrieff, J. Tuttle, and R. Carbone, 2004: Explicit and parameterized realizations of warm-season precipitation sequences over North America. Abstracts, International Chinese Ocean-Atmosphere Conference, Beijing, China, Inst. Of Atmospheric Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences.

Liu, C.-H., M. C. Barth, and D. Y. C. Leung, 2004: Air and gaseous pollutant exchange in street canyons of different building heights to street width ratios. Proceedings, 4th Annual Meeting European Meteorological Society, Nice, France, EMS.

Liu, Y., F. Vandenberghe, S. Low-Nam, T. T. Warner, and S. Swerdlin, 2004: Observation quality estimation and its application in the NCAR/ETEC Real-time FDDA and Forescast (RTFDDA) System. Preprints, 16th Numerical Weather Prediction Conference, Seattle, WA, USA, Amer. Meteor. Soc.

Lothon, M., D. H. Lenschow, D. Leon, and G. Vali, 2004: Airborne Doppler radar observations of turbulence in marine stratocumulus. Preprints, 16th Symposium on Boundary Layers and Turbulence, Portland, ME, USA, Amer. Meteor. Soc.

Lothon, M., D. H. Lenschow, D. Leon, and G. Vali, 2004: Estimating the fluctuations in droplet fall velocity via in situ measurements in stratocumulus: An essential step in airborne Doppler radar turbulence measurements. Preprints, 16th Symposium on Boundary Layers and Turbulence, Portland, ME, USA, Amer. Meteor. Soc.

Lund, T. S., P. P. Sullivan, and G. S. Poulos, 2004: Large eddy simulation of a weakly stable boundary layer using dynamic subgrid-scale models. Preprints, 16th Symposium on Boundary Layers and Turbulence, Portland, ME, USA, Amer. Meteor. Soc.

Mandel, J., M. Chen, L. P. Franca, C. Johns, A. Puhalskii, J. L. Coen, C. C. Douglas, R. Kremens, A. Vodacek, and W. Zhao, 2004: A note on dynamic data driven wildfire modeling. Preprints, Intl. Conference on Computational Science, Krakow, Poland, ICCS.

Manning, K. W., J. G. Powers, and M. G. Duda, 2004: 2004 update on AMPS operations. Preprints, Antarctic Mesoscale Prediction System Users' Workshop, Charleston, SC, USA, Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center, 35-37.

McFarquhar, G. M., H. Wang, and W. W. Grabowski, 2004: Cloud resolving model simulations of water and energy budgets for the Indian Ocean region: Effects of aerosols on trade wind cumuli. Proceedings, 15th Symposium on Global Change and Climate Variations, Seattle, WA, USA, Amer. Meteor. Soc.

Miloshevich, L. M., B. M. Lesht*, and M. Ritsche*, 2004: New surface meteorological measurements at SGP and their use for assessing radiosonde measurement accuracy. Proceedings, 14th Atmospheric Radiation Measurement (ARM) Science Team Meeting, Albuquerque, NM, USA, ARM.

Mitzeva, R., J. Latham, and S. Petrova, 2004: A modeling study of mixed-phase convective cloud seeding and its effect on thunderstorm charging. Preprints, 14th International Conference on Clouds and Precipitation, Bologna, Italy, ICCP.

Moehler, O.*, R. Wagner*, C. Linke*, M. Schnaiter*, H. Saathoff*, A. Mangold*, M. R. Kraemar*, V. Ebert, L. Schuetz, P. R. Field*, P. Connolly, and A. J. Heymsfield, 2004: Formation, growth, and habit of ice crystals nucleated on desert dust aerosol. Proceedings, 14th International Conference on Clouds and Precipitation, Bologna, Italy, ICCP.

Monaghan, A. J., D. H. Bromwich, K. W. Manning, and J. G. Powers, 2004: Real-time forecasting for the Antarctic: An evaluation of the Antarctic Mesoscale Prediction System (AMPS). Preprints, AMPS Users' Workshop 2004, Charleston, SC, USA, Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center, 54.

Moncrieff, M. W., 2004: Analytic approximation of MJO-like systems in super parameterization. Proceedings, 15th Symposium on Global Change and Climate variations, Seattle, WA, USA, Amer. Meteor. Soc.

Patton, E. G., and J. L. Coen, 2004: WRF-Fire: A coupled atmosphere-fire module for WRF. Preprints, Joint MM5/WRF Model Users' Workshop, Boulder, CO, USA, NCAR, 221-223.

Patton, E. G., and P. P. Sullivan, 2004: Large-eddy simulation of stably stratified canopy turbulence. Preprints, 16th Symposium on Boundary Layers and Turbulence, Portland, ME, USA, Amer. Meteor. Soc.

Patton, E. G., and P. P. Sullivan, 2004: Large-eddy simulation of stably stratified canopy turbulence. Preprints, 26th Conference on Agriculture and Forest Meteorology, Vancouver, BC, Canada, Amer. Meteor. Soc.

Powers, J. G., 2003: On the impact of high horizontal resolution in real-time Antarctic NWP. Preprints, Workshop on Short-to-Medium Range Regional Numerical Weather Prediction (NWP) in the Arctic and Antarctic, Fairbanks, AK, USA, University of Alaska Fairbanks.

Powers, J. G., 2004: AMPS - Moving into the next phase. Preprints, AMPS Users' Workshop 2004, Charleston, SC, USA, Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center, 38-41.

Powers, J. G., and J. B. Klemp, 2004: The advanced research WRF effort at NCAR. Preprints, 5th WRF/14th MM5 Users' Workshop, Boulder, CO, USA, NCAR, 157-160.

Prusa, J. M., and P. K. Smolarkiewicz, 2004: On resolving orographic forcing of climate in a global atmospheric model. Proceedings, The 2004 Workshop on the Solution of the Partial Differential Equations on the Sphere, Yokohama, Japan, Japan Meteorological Society.

Rife, D. L., T. T. Warner, Y. Liu, and J. L. Coen, 2003: New methods for providing high resolution weather information to wildfire managers. CD-ROM, 5th Symposium on Fire and Forest Meteorology/2nd Intl. Fire Ecology and Fire Management Congress, Orlando, FL, USA, Amer. Meteor. Soc.

Ross, K. E., S. J. Piketh, and R. T. Bruintjes, 2003: The effect of coarse mode aerosols on precipitation production efficiency. Proceedings, International Young Scientists' Global Change Conference, Trieste, Italy, START.

Seaman, N. L.*, R. L. Gall, L. B. Nance, S. E. Koch*, L. R. Bernardet*, G. J. DiMego*, J. G. Powers, and F. Olsen*, 2004: The WRF process: Streamlining the transition of the new science into operations. Preprints, 5th WRF/14th MM5 Users' Workshop, Boulder, CO, USA, NCAR, 173-180.

Seifert, A., and A. J. Heymsfield, 2004: Numerical simulation of the 16th July CRYSTAL-FACE storm and comparison with observations. Proceedings, 14th International Conference on Clouds and Precipitation, Bologna, Italy, ICCP.

Skamarock, W. C., M. Baldwin*, and W. Wang, 2003: Evaluating dissipation in NWP models using kinetic energy spectra. Preprints, Short-Range Numerical Weather Prediction Workshop, Bad Orb, Germany, ECMWF.

Skamarock, W. C., M. Baldwin*, and W. Wang, 2004: Evaluating dissipation in NWP models using kinetic energy spectra. Preprints, 16th Conference on Numerical Weather Prediction, Seattle, WA, USA, Amer. Meteor. Soc.

Skamarock, W. C., M. Baldwin*, and W. Wang, 2004: Evaluating high-resolution NWP models using kinetic energy spectra. Proceedings, 5th WRF/14th MM5 Users' Workshop, Boulder, CO, USA, NCAR, 53-56.

Smolarkiewicz, P. K., and J. M. Prusa, 2004: Toward mesh adaptivity for geophysical turbulence. Proceedings, 8th Conference on Numerical Methods for Fluid Dynamics, Oxford, UK, Institute for Computational Fluid Dynamics (ICFD).

Smolarkiewicz, P. K., and J. Szmelter, 2004: MPDATA: An edge-based finite-volume formulation. Proceedings, The 2004 Workshop on the Solution of Partial Differential Equations on the Sphere, Yokohama, Japan, Japan Meteorological Society.

Smolarkiewicz, P. K., and J. Szmelter, 2004: Multidimensional Positive Definite Advection Transport Algorithm (MPDATA): An edge-based unstructured-data formulation. Proceedings, 8th Conference on Numerical Methods for Fluid Dynamics, Oxford, UK, Institute for Computational Fluid Dynamics (ICFD).

Smolarkiewicz, P. K., C. Temperton*, S. J. Thomas, and A. A. Wyszogrodski, 2004: Spectral preconditioners for nonhydrostatic atmospheric models: Extreme applications. Proceedings, The 2004 Workshop on the Solution of Partial Differential Equations on the Sphere, Yokohama, Japan, Japan Meteorological Society.

Sokolovskiy, S., Y.-H. Kuo, and W. Wang, 2003: Assessing the accuracy of linearized observational operator for assimilation of the Abel-retrieved refractivity: Case simulations with high resolution weather model. Preprints, 2nd GPS Radio Occultation Data Users Workshop, Camp Springs, MD, USA, NOAA/NESDIS.

Sullivan, P. P., J. B. Edson*, J. C. McWilliams, and C.-H. Moeng, 2004: Large-eddy simulations and observations of wave driven boundary layers. Preprints, 16th Symposium on Boundary Layer and Turbulence, Portland, ME, USA, Amer. Meteor. Soc.

Sullivan, P. P., J. C. McWilliams, and C.-H. Moeng, 2004: Large-eddy simulations of low-wind boundary layers in the presence of waves. Preprints, 12th Ocean Sciences Meeting, Portland, OR, USA, AGU.

Sullivan, P. P., J. C. McWilliams, and W. K. Melville*, 2004: Impacts of breaking waves and Langmuir circulations on the ocean mixed layer in high winds. Preprints, 26th Conference on Hurricanes and Tropical Meteorology, Miami, FL, USA, Amer. Meteor. Soc.

Symons, N. P.*, D. F. Aldridge*, D. H. Marlin*, D. K. Wilson*, E. G. Patton, P. P. Sullivan, S. L. Collier, V. E. Ostashev*, and D. P. Drob, 2004: 3D staggered-grid finite-difference simulation of sound refraction and scattering in moving media. Proceedings, 11th International Symposium on Long Range Sound Propagation, Fairlee, VT, USA, ERDC-CRREL.

Symons, N., D.*, D. Aldridge*, D. Marlin*, D. Wilson*, V. Ostashev*, and P. Sullivan, 2003: 3D staggered-grid finite-difference simulation of acoustic waves in turbulent moving media. Preprints, Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA, USA, AGU.

Tewari, M., F. Chen, W. Wang, J. Dudhia, M. A. LeMone, K. Mitchell*, M. Ek*, G. Gayno*, J. Wegiel*, and R. H. Cuenca, 2004: Implementation and verification of the unified Noah land-surface model in the WRF model. Preprints, 20th Conference on Weather Analysis and Forecasting, Seattle, WA, USA, Amer. Meteor. Soc.

Tewari, M., F. Chen, W. Wang, J. Dudhia, M. A. LeMone, K. Mitchell, M. Ek, J. Wegiel*, and R. H. Cuenca, 2004: Numerical experiments with MM5 and WRF using the updated unified Noah Land Surface Model. Proceedings, 5th WRF/14th MM5 Users' Workshop, Boulder, CO, USA, NCAR, 13-16.

Trier, S. B., C. A. Davis, R. E. Carbone, and S. M. Fredrick, 2004: WRF simulations of rainfall coherence over the continental United States. Proceedings, 14th International Conference on Clouds and Precipitation, Bologna, Italy, ICCP, 1852-1854.

Trier, S. B., C. A. Davis, R. E. Carbone, and S. M. Fredrick, 2004: WRF simulations of rainfall coherence over the continental United States. CD-ROM, 16th Conference on Numerical Weather Prediction, Seattle, WA, USA, Amer. Meteor. Soc.

Tucker, D. F., and N. A. Crook, 2004: Initiation of convection in a mountainous region. Preprints, 18th Conference on Hydrology, Seattle, WA, USA, Amer. Meteor. Soc.

Tung, W., M. W. Moncrieff, and J.-B Gao, 2004: A systematic analysis of multiscale convective variability in the Tropics. Proceedings, 26th Conference on Hurricanes and Tropical Meteorology, Miami, FL, USA, Amer. Meteor. Soc.

Wang, H., G. M. McFarquhar, and W. W. Grabowski, 2004: Cloud resolving model simulations of water and energy budgets for the Indian Ocean region: Effects of aerosols on trade wind cumuli. Proceedings, 14th International Conference on Clouds and Precipitation, Bologna, Italy, ICCP, 335-338.

Wang, L. P., O. Ayala, S.E. Kasprzak, and W. W. Grabowski, 2004: Effect of turbulence on collision efficiency of cloud droplets. Proceedings, 14th International Conference on Clouds and Precipitation, Bologna, Italy, ICCP, 686-689.

Wang, L. P., Y. Xue, O. Ayala, and W. W. Grabowski, 2004: Effects of stochastic coalescence and air turbulence on the size distribution of cloud droplets. Proceedings, 14th International Conference on Clouds and Precipitation, Bologna, Italy, ICCP, 690-693.

Wang, W., 2004: WRF User Support. Proceedings, 5th WRF/14th MM5 Users' Workshop, Boulder, CO, USA, NCAR, 170-171.

Wedi, N. P.*, and P. K. Smolarkiewicz, 2004: Laboratory for internal gavity-wave dynamics: The numerical equivalent to the Quasi-Biennial Oscillation (QBO) analogue. Abstracts, SPARC 2004, Victoria, BC, Canada, WCRP.

Wedi, N. P.*, and P. K. Smolarkiewicz, 2004: The numerical equivalent ot the quasi-biennial oscillation analogue. Proceedings, 8th Conference on Numerical Methods for Fluid Dynamics, Oxford, UK, Institute for Computational Fluid Dynamics (ICFD).

Weisman, M. L., C. Davis, J. Done, W. Wang, and J. Bresch, 2004: Real-time explicit convective forecasts using the WRF model during the BAMEX field program. Preprints, 16th Conference on Numerical Weather Prediction, Seattle, WA, USA, Amer. Meteor. Soc., 12.4.

Weygandt, S.*, T. Schlatter*, S. Koch*, S. Benjamin*, A Marroquin*, J. Smart*, M. Hardesty*, B. Rye*, A. Belmonte*, D. M. Barker, Q. H. Zhang, and D. Devenyi*, 2004: Results from the regional Lidar OSSE experiment. Preprints, 20th Conference on Weather Analysis and Prediction, Seattle, WA, USA, Amer. Meteor. Soc.

Willis, P. T.*, J. E. Dye, S. A. Lewis, and W. D. Hall, 2004: The microphysical and electrical structure of convective anvils. Proceedings, 14th International Conference on Clouds and Precipitation, Bologna, Italy, ICCP, 957-960.

Wilson, D. K.*, N. P. Symons*, E. G. Patton, P. P. Sullivan, D. H. Marlin*, D. F. Aldridge*, V. E. Ostashev*, S. A. Ketcham*, and M. O. Andreae, 2004: High-fidelty, dynamic simulation of sound propagation through the atmospheric boundary layer. Preprints, 16th Symposium on Boundary Layers and Turbulence, Portland, ME, USA, Amer. Meteor. Soc.

Xiao, Q., J. Gu, D. M. Barker, and Y.-H. Kuo, 2004: Tropical cyclone initialization with Doppler radar data using a regional 3D-Var system and its application to Typhoon Rusa (2002). Preprints, 5th WRF/14th MM5 Users' Workshop, Boulder, CO, USA, NCAR, 124-127.

Xiao, Q., Y.-H. Kuo, J. Sun, W.-C. Lee, D. M. Barker, and E. Lim*, 2004: Assimilation of Doppler radar observations and its impacts on forecasting of the landfalling typhoon Rusa (2002). Proceedings, Third European Conference on Radar in Meteorology and Hydrology, Visby, Sweden, EMS, 178-182.

Xiao, Q., Y.-H. Kuo, Y. Zhang, D. M. Barker, and D.-J. Won*, 2004: Experiments of a typhoon bogussing scheme in the MM5 3D-Var cycling system. Proceedings, 26th Conference on Hurricanes and Tropical Meteorology, Miami, FL, USA, Amer. Meteor. Soc., 598-599.

Xu, J., X. Gao, S. Sorooshian, and Q. Xiao, 2004: Impact of assimilating rainfall derived from radar and satellite on rainstorm forecasts over the Southwestern United States. Proceedings, 8th Symposium on Integrated Observing and Assimilation Systems for Atmosphere, Oceans, and Land Surface, Seattle, WA, USA, Amer. Meteor. Soc., 179-181.

Xu, M., N. A. Crook, J. Sun, T. T. Warner, and S. Swerdlin, 2004: Nowcasting for urban areas by variational assimilation of Doppler radar and lidar radial wind data. Preprints, Symposium on Planning, Nowcasting and Forecasting in the Urban Zone, Seattle, WA, USA, Amer. Meteor. Soc.

Xu, M., N. A. Crook, Y. Liu, and R. M. Rasmussen, 2004: Assimilating radar data for real-time short-term snowband forecasting. Proceedings, 16th Conference on Numerical Weather Prediction, Seattle, WA, USA, Amer. Meteor. Soc.

 

 

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