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RAP Publications 2004
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Refereed

Brandes, E., G. Zhang and J. Vivekanandan, 2004: Comparison of polarimetric radar drop size distribution retrieval algorithm, J. Atmos. Ocean. Tech., 21(4), 576-590.

Brandes, E., G. Zhang and J. Vivekanandan, 2004: Drop size distribution retrieval with polarimetric radar: model application, J. Appl. Meteor., 43(3), 461-675.

Brandes, E., G. Zhang and J. Vivekanandan, 2003: An evaluation of a drop distribution-based rainfall estimator, J. Appl. Meteor., 42(5), 652-660.

Chen, F., 2004: Variability in Global Land Surface Energy Budgets During 1987-1988 Simulated by an Off-line Land Surface Model and a Comparison with NCEP/NCAR Reanalysis. Climate Dynamics. (In press)

Chen, S.-H, F. Vandenberghe, G. Petty and J. Bresch, 2004: Application of SSM/I Satellite Data to a Hurricane Simulation. Q. J. R. Meteorol. Soc., 130, 801.

Clark, T. L., J. L. Coen and D. Latham, 2004: Description of a Coupled Atmosphere-Fire Model. Intl. J. Wildland Fire, 13, 49-63.

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

Coen, J. L., 2003: Book Review of "Burning Questions: America's fight with Nature's Fire, by David Carle", The Environment, 45, 36.

Cortinas, J.V., Jr., B.C. Bernstein, C.C. Robbins and J.W. Strapp*, 2004: An analysis of freezing rain, freezing drizzle and ice pellets across the United States and Canada: 1976-1990. Wea. Forecasting, 19, 377-390.

Crook, N.A. and J. Sun, 2004: Analysis and Forecasting of the Low-Level Wind During the Sydney 2000 Forecast Demonstration Project. Weather and Forecasting. 19(1), 151-167.

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

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.

Doviak, R. J., G. Zhang, S. A. Cohn and W. Brown, 2004: Comparison of spaced-antenna wind estimators: Theoretical and simulation results, Radio Science, 39(1), Art. No. 1006.

Dowell, D.C., F. Zhang, L. J. Wicker*, C. Snyder and N.A. Crook, 2004: Wind and temperature retrieval in the 17 May 1981 Arcadia, Oklahoma Supercell: Ensemble Kalman Filter Experiments. Mon. Wea. Rev. 132, 1982-2005.

Fox, N., R. Webb*, J. Bally*, M. Sleigh, C. Pierce*, D. Sills*, P. Joe*, J. Wilson and C. Collier, 2004: The impact of advanced nowcasting systems on severe weather warnings during the Sydney 2000 forecast demonstration project: 3 November 2000. Wea. Forecasting, 19, 97-114.

Gilleland, E. and D. Nychka, 2004: Statistical Models for Monitoring and Regulating Ground-level Ozone. Environmetrics. (In press)

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

Lee, Y-G.*, B-C. Choi*, R. Sharman, G. Wiener and H-W. Lee*, 2003: Determination of the primary diagnostics for the CAT (Clear-Air Turbulence) forecast in Korea. J. of the Korean Meteorol. Soc., 39, 677-688.

Mapes, B. E.*, T. Warner, M. Xu and D. Gochis, 2004: Comparison of cumulus parameterizations and entrainment using domain-mean wind divergence in a regional model. J. Atmos. SCI, 61, 1284-1295.

May, P. T.*, T. Keenan* , R. Potts*, J. W. Wilson, R. Webb*, A. Treloar*, E. Spark*, S. Lawrence*, E. Ebert*, J. Bally* and P. Joe*, 2004: The Sydney 2000 Olympic Games Forecast Demonstration Project: Forecasting, observing network infrastructure and data processing issues, Wea. Forecasting, 19, 115-130.

Pierce, C.*, E. Ebert* , A. Seed*, N. Fox*, M. Sleigh, C. Collier, N. Donaldson*, J. Wilson, R. Roberts and C. Mueller, 2004: The nowcasting of precipitation during Sydney 2000: an appraisal of the QPF algorithms. Wea. Forecasting, 19, 7-21.

Reeder, M.J., T.P. Lane, F.M. Guest, and D. Wratt*, 2003: Two southerly changes observed during the New Zealand Southern Alps experiment (SALPEX). Aust. Met. Mag., 52, 251-258.

Rife, D. L., C. A. Davis, Y. Liu and T. T. Warner, 2004: Predictability of low-level winds by mesoscale meteorological models. Mon. Wea. Rev., 132, 2553-2569.

Sharif, H. O., F. L. Ogden, W. F. Krajewski and M. Xue, 2004: Statistical analysis of radar rainfall error propagation, J. Hydrometeorology. 5(1), 199-212.

Sharman, R. D. and M.G. Wurtele, 2004: Three-dimensional structure of forced gravity waves and lee waves. J. Atmos. SCI, 61, 664-680.

Sills, D. M. L.*, J. W. Wilson, P. I. Joe*, D. W. Burgess, R. M. Webb and N. I. Fox, 2004: The November 3rd tornadic event during Sydney 2000: storm evolution and the role of low-level boundaries. Wea. Forecasting, 19, 22-42.

Thompson, G., R. M. Rasmussen and K. 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.

Trier, S., F. Chen, and K. Manning, 2004: Convection initiation and dryline in mesoscale model with high-resolution land data assimilation system. Mon Wea. Rev. (In press)

Vivekanandan, J., G. Zhang and E. Brandes, 2004: Polarimetric radar rain estimators based on constrained gamma drop size distribution model, J. Appl. Meteor., 43(2), 217-230.

Warner, T. T., J. F. Bowers*, S. P. Swerdlin and B. A. Beitler*, 2004: A rapidly deployable, operational, mesoscale modeling system for emergency-response applications. Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 85, 709-716.

Wilson, J. W., E. Ebert*, T. Saxen, R. Roberts, C. Mueller, M. Sleigh , C. Pierce* and A. Seed*, 2004: Sydney 2000 Forecast Demonstration Project: Convective Storm Nowcasting, Wea. Forecasting, 19, 131-150.

Yau, M. K., Y. Liu, D.-L., Zhang and Y. Chen, 2004: A Multiscale Numerical Study of Hurricane Andrew (1992). Part VI: Small-Scale Inner-Core Structures and Wind Streaks. Monthly Weather Review, 132 (6),1410-1433.

Zhang, G., R. Doviak, J. Vivekanandan, W. Brown and S. A. Cohn, 2004: Performance of correlation estimators for spaced antenna wind measurement in the presence of noise, Radio Science, 39(10), 3022.

Zhang, G., R. Doviak, J. Vivekanandan, and T. Yu, 2003: Angular and range interferometry to measure wind, Radio Science, 38(6): Art. No. 1106.

Zhang, G., R. Doviak, J. Vivekanandan and T. Yu, 2003: Angular and range interferometry to measure wind, Radio Science, 38(6) Art. No. 1106.

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Unrefereed

Breed, D., R. Bruintjes, N. Rehak, A. Al Mangoosh* and A. Al Mandoos*, 2004: Radar characteristics of precipitating clouds in the United Arab Emirates. Proceedings, 14th Intl. Conf. on Clouds and Precipitation, 18-23 July, Bologna, Italy, IAMAS/IUGG, 1891-1894.

Bruintjes, R. T., Li Jia*, P. Buseck*, V. Salazar, D. Breed, T. Jensen, K. Ross* and S. Piketh*, 2004: Changes in the sizes and chemical composition of CCN in polluted environments and the effects on cloud and precipitation development. Proceedings, 14th Intl. Conf. On Clouds and Precipitation, 18-23 July, Bologna, Italy, IAMAS/IUGG, 24-27.

Bryan, G. H. and J. C. Knievel, 2004: Recommendations for diffusion in idealized squall line simulations by the WRF Model. Preprints, WRF/MM5 Joint Workshop, National Center for Atmospheric Research, Boulder, CO, USA, 22-25, June, 233-236.

Chen, F., T. T. Warner, S. B. Trier and K. W. Manning, 2004: The role of fine-scale landscape and soil-moisture variability in the initiation of deep convection. GEWEX Newsletter, August 1004.

Chen, F., H. Kusaka, M. Tewari, J.-W. Bao and H. Hirakuchi, 2004: Utilizing the Coupled WRF/LSM/Urban Modeling System with Detailed Urban Classification to Simulate the Urban Heat Island Phenomena over the Greater Houston Area. Fifth Conference on Urban Environment, 23-27 August, Vancouver, BC, Canada.

Coen, J. L., 2003: Infrared imagery applied for insights into wildland fire dynamics. Preprints, 5th Symposium on Fire & Forest Meteorology/2nd Intl. Fire Ecology and Fire Management Congress, 16-20 November, Orlando, FL, American Meteorological Society, CD-ROM, J2.9.

Coen, J. L., 2003: Simulation of wildfire incidents using coupled atmosphere-fire modeling. Preprints, 5th Symposium on Fire & Forest Meteorology/2nd Intl. Fire Ecology and Fire Management Congress, 16-20 November, Orlando, FL, American Meteorological Society, CD-ROM, J2.4.

Coirier, W. J., D. M. Fricker, M. Furmaczyk, B. Sharman, S. Swerdlin, T. Warner and J. Weil, 2004: Computational fluid dynamics support for the Pentagon Shield Project. 8th Annual George Mason University Conference on Transport and Dispersion Modeling, 13-15 July, Fairfax, Virginia.

Copeland, J., J. Knievel, B. Sharman, S. Swerdlin, T. Warner and J. Weil, 2004: Pentagon Shield: An airborne-hazard assessment and prediction system for site protection. 8th Annual George Mason University Conference on Transport and Dispersion Modeling, 13-15 July, Fairfax, Virginia.

Copeland, J., J. Knievel, B. Sharman, S. Swerdlin, T. Warner and J. Weil, 2004: Hazardous Release Awareness for Site Protection. 8th Annual George Mason University Conference on Transport and Dispersion Modeling. 13-15 July, Fairfax, Virginia, U.S.A.

Copeland, J. C., T. T. Warner, S. P Swerdlin and J. C. Knievel, 2004: An integrated approach to defining real-time upwind threat zones. Preprints, 13th Joint Conference on the Applications of Air Pollution Meteorology with the Air and Waste Management, AMS, Vancouver, BC, Canada, CD-ROM, 6.3.

Copeland, J. H., T. Warner, S. Swerdlin and J. C. Knievel, 2004: An integrated approach to defining real-time upwind threat zones. 5th Symposium on the Urban Environment, AMS, 23-27 August, Vancouver, BC.

Frey, R., J. F. Bowers, S. Swerdlin and T. Warner, 2004: Real-time CBR hazard models to support operational tests in urban environments. 7-10 June, Annual ITEA Technology Review, Monterey, California.

Gilleland, Eric, 2004: Optimizing METAR Network Design for Verification of Cloud Ceiling Height and Visibility Forecasts. Conference proceedings for the 2004 joint meeting of the Fifteenth Annual Conference of the International Environmetrics Society and the Sixth International Symposium on Spatial Accuracy Assessment in Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences, 28 June - 1 July, Portland, ME.

Guo, Y.-R., H, Kusaka, D. Barker, A. Crook and Y.-H. Kuo, 2004: Assimilation of Ground-based GPs PWV with 3DVAR System for a IHOP Case. 20th Conference on Weather Analysis and Forecasting/16th Conference on Numerical Weather Prediction, 11-15 January, Seattle, WA, P1.13.

Halvorson, S., Y. Liu, R.-S. Sheu, J. Basara, J. Bowers, T. Warner and S. Swerdlin, 2004: Mesoscale and urban-scale modeling support for the Oklahoma City Joint Urban 2003 field program. AMS Symposium on Planning, Nowcasting, and Forecasting in the Urban Zone. 11-15 January, Seattle, WA. 5.2.

Herzegh, P. H., R. Bankert, B. Hansen, M. Tryhane and G. Wiener, 2004: Recent progress in the development of automated forecast products for ceiling and visibility conditions. Proceedings, 20th Conference on Interactive Information Processing, 12-16 January, Seattle, WA, AMS.

Huck, T. W., Jr., E. E. Ellison, J. F. Bowers, T. T. Warner and S. P. Swerdlin, 2003: Use of the Army Test and Evaluation Command 4DWX Modeling System for Homeland Security and Homeland Defense. Ninth Annual Modeling and Simulation Workshop, International Test and Evaluation Association, 8-11 December, Las Cruces, New Mexico.

Jensen, T., R. Bruintjes, D. Breed, V. Salazar, A. Al Mangoosh and A. Al Mandoos, 2004: Precipitation characteristics of clouds over the United Arab Emirates. Proceedings, 14th Intl. Conf. On Clouds and Precipitation, 18-23 July 2004, Bologna, Italy, IAMAS/IUGG, 1218-1221.

Kessinger, C., S. Ellis, J. Van Andel, J. Yee and J. Hubbert, 2004: Current and future plans for the AP Clutter Mitigation
Scheme.20th International Conference on Interactive Information and Processing Systems (IIPS) for Meteorology, Oceanography, and Hydrology, AMS, 12-15 January 2004, Seattle, WA. CD-ROM.

Knievel, J. C., D. A. Ahijevych and K. W. Manning, 2004: The diurnal mode of summer rainfall across the conterminous United States in 10-km simulations by the WRF Model. Preprints, 16th Conference on Numerical Weather Prediction, 12-15 January, Seattle, WA, USA, AMS, CD-ROM, 17.2.

Knievel, J. C., B. B. Balsley, J. F. Bowers, K. L. Clawson, J. H. Copeland, R. G. Frehlich, S. D. Mayor, R. D. Sharman, S. M. Spuler, D. P. Storwold, S. Swerdlin, T. T. Warner and J. C. Weil, 2004: An overview of the Pentagon Shield 2004 Field campaign. Preprints, 5th Symposium on the Urban Environment, , AMS, 23-27 August, Vancouver, BC, Canada, CD-ROM, 1.3.

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, 20th Conference on Weather Analysis and Forecasting, 16th Conference on Numerical Weather Prediction, AMS, 12-15 January, Seattle, WA.

Kusaka, H., F. Chen, J.-W. Bao, M. Tewari and H. Hirakuchi, 2004: Simulation of the urban heat island effects over the Greater Houston Area with the high resolution WRF/LSM/Urban coupled system. Symposium on Planning, Nowcasting and Forecasting in the Urban Zone, 11-15 January, Seattle, WA.

Landolt, S.D., R.E. Bateman and BC Bernstein, 2004: A comparison of satellite and sounding derived cloud top temperatures. 20th Conference on Weather Analysis and Forecasting, AMS, Seattle WA, 11-16 Jan., Boston, available on CD-ROM.

Liu, Y., 2004: The NCAR/ATEC Real-Time Four-Dimensional Data Assimilation and Forecast (RTFDDA) System: Basics, operation and future development. A Community Meeting on Real-time and Retrospective Mesoscale Objective Analysis: An Analysis of Record Summit. 29-30 June, NOAA/FSL, Boulder, CO, Presentation S2.2.

Liu, Y., 2003: Real-time Operation of Mesoscale and Cloud Scale Data Assimilation and NWP for DOD. Mesoscale Workshop (USWRP), NCAR, 8-12 December, Boulder, CO, Presentation Part II, 1.5.

Liu, Y. and T. Warner, 2004: Comparison of the Real-time WRF and MM5 forecasts for the US Army test ranges. The 5th WRF / 14th MM5 User's Workshop , 22-25 June, Boulder, CO. P14.

Liu, Y., F. Chen, T. Warner, S. Swerdlin, J. Bowers, and S. Halvorson, 2004: Improvements to surface flux computations in a non-local-mixing PBL scheme, and refinements to urban processes in the Noah land-surface model with the NCAR/ATEC real-time FDDA and forecast system. 20th Conference of Weather Analysis and Forecasting and 16th Conference on Numerical Weather Prediction, AMS, 11-15 January, Seattle, WA.

Liu, Y., F. Vandenberghe, S. Low-Nam, T. Warner and S. Swerdlin, 2004: Observation-quality estimation and its application in the NCAR/ATEC real-time FDDA and forecast. 20th Conference of Weather Analysis and Forecasting and 16th Conference on Numerical Weather Prediction, AMS, 11-15 January, Seattle, WA.

Liu, Y., T. Warner, S. Swerdlin, R. Sheu and D. Rife, 2004: Meso-beta and gamma scale analyses, forecasts and climates over complex terrains using the NCAR/ATEC real-time four-dimensional data assimilation and forecast (RT-FDDA) system. 11th Conference on Mountain Meteorology and the Annual Mesoscale Alpine Program (MAP), AMS, 20-26 June, Bartlett, NH, 16.5.

Liu, Y., F. Chen, T. Warner and S. Swerdlin, 2004: Improvements to surface flux computations in the MRF PBL scheme, and refinements to urban processes in the Noah Land-Surface model with the NCAR/ATEC Real-time FDDA and forecast system. The 5th WRF / 14th MM5 User's Workshop, 22-25 June, Boulder, CO, 1.9.

Liu, Y., F. Chen, T. Warner, S. Swerdlin, J. Bowers and S. Halvorson, 2004: Improvements to surface flux computations in a non-local-mixing PBL scheme, and refinements to urban processes in the Noah land-surface model with the NCAR/ATEC real-time FDDA and forecast system. 16th Conference on Numerical Weather Prediction, 12-15 January , Seattle, Washington, 22.2.

Liu, Y., F. Vandenberghe, S. Low-Nam, T. Warner and S. Swerdlin, 2004: Observation-quality estimation and its application in the NCAR/ATEC real-time FDDA and forecast (RTFDDA) system. 16th Conference on Numerical Weather Prediction, 12-15 January, Seattle, Washington, J1.7.

Mandel, J., M. Chen, L. P. Franca, C. Johns, A. Puhalski, J. L. Coen, C.C. Douglas, R. Kremens, A. Vodacek and W. Zhao, 2004: A note on dynamic data driven wildfire modeling. Intl. Conf. On Computational Science, 6-9 June, Krakow., Poland.

McDonough, F., B. C. Bernstein, M. K. Politovich, C. A. Wolff, 2004: The forecast icing potential algorithm. Proceedings, 20th International Conference on Interactive Information Processing Systems (IIPS) for Meteorology, Oceanography, and Hydrology, AMS, 12-16 January, Seattle, WA, Available on CD-ROM.

McDonough, F., B. C. Bernstein, C. A. Wolff, M. K. Politovich, 2004: The Alaska forecast icing potential algorithm; Technical Description. 1 August. Submitted to the FAA TRP board. Available by request.

McDonough, F. BC Bernstein, M.K. Politovich and C.A. Wolff, 2004: The Forecast Icing Potential algorithm. AIAA-2004-0232. 5-8 January, 42nd Aerospace Science Meeting and Exhibit, Reno, NV and the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Washington, DC

Meymaris, G., S. M. Ellis, J. C. Hubbert and M. Dixon, 2004: Data Quality Control for the SZ(8/64) Phase Code for the Mitigation of Range and Velocity Ambiguities in the WSR-88D. Preprints, 20th Int'l IIPS Conf., AMS, 12-16 January, Seattle, WA, 12.4.

Patton, E. G. and J. L. Coen, 2004: WRF-Fire: A coupled atmosphere-fire module for WRF. Preprints, Joint MM5/Weather Research and Forecasting Model Users' Workshop. June 22-25, Boulder. CO, 221-223.

Rife, D. L., C. A. Davis and T. T. Warner, 2004: New insights into the predictability of mesoscale-model-generated forecast winds as input to transport and dispersion models. 8th Annual George Mason University Conference on Transport and Dispersion Modeling, 13-15 July, Fairfax, Virginia.

Rife, D. L., T. T. Warner, Y. Liu and J. Coen, 2003: New methods for providing high resolution weather information to wildfire managers. .16-20 November, Preprints, 5th Symposium on Fire & Forest Meteorology/2nd Intl. Fire Ecology and Fire Management Congress, Orlando, FL, American Meteorological Society, CD-ROM, 2.8.

Roberts, R. D. and J. W. Wilson, 2004: Assessment of the RUC10 forecasts of storm initiation during IHOP. Preprints, European Conference on Radar in Meteorology and Hydrology (ERAD), 6-10 September, Visby, Sweden, published by Copernicus GmbH, Germany, 183-187.

Salazar, V., R. Bruintjes, D. Breed, T. Jensen, S. Piketh, A. Al Mandoos, A. Al Mangoosh and K. Ross, 2004: Spatial and seasonal variations of cloud condensation nuclei and aerosols in the United Arab Emirates. Proceedings, 14th Intl. Conf. On Clouds and Precipitation, 18-23 July, Bologna, Italy, IAMAS/IUGG, 217-220.

Sun, J., Y. Zhang, M. XU, A. Crook, T. Warner and J. Weil, 2004: Boundary layer wind analysis by assimilation of Doppler lidar radial wind data. 8th Annual George Mason University Conference on Transport and Dispersion Modeling, 13-15 July, Fairfax, Virginia.

Sutton, C., T. Hamill and T. Warner, 2004: Perturbing soil moisture in short range ensemble forecasts. American Meteorological Society, 20th Conference of Weather Analysis and Forecasting and 16th Conference on Numerical Weather Prediction. 11-15 January, Seattle, WA.

Takacs, A., B. G. Brown and J. Mahoney, 2004: Verification of Oceanic Weather Diagnoses and Forecasts for Aviation Weather Elements, 11-15 January, 20th Conference on Weather Analysis and Forecasting, Seattle, Washington.

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. 11-15 January, 20th Conference on Weather Analysis and Forecasting/16th Conference on Numerical Weather Prediction, Seattle, WA.

Tewari, M., F. Chen, W. Wang, J. Dudhia, M. LeMone, K. Mitchell, M. Ek, J. Wiegel and R. Cuenca, 2004: Numerical Experiments with MM5 and WRF using the Upgraded Unified Noah Land Surface Model. 5th WRF / 14th MM5 Users' Workshop, 22-25 June, Boulder, CO.

Tucker, D. F. and N. A. Crook, 2004: Initiation of convection in a mountainous region. Preprints, 18th Conference on Hydrology, AMS, 11-15 January, Seattle, WA.

Vandenberghe, F., 2004: Retrieval, Assimilation and Modeling of Atmospheric Water Vapor from Ground Based GPs network: investigation of the Global and Regional Cycles Final Report, JPL Contract No 122894.

Warner, T. T., 2004: Mesoscale measurements and forecasting in support of the New York City Urban Atmospheric Observatory. UAO Field Program Planning Meeting, 1 February, New York City.

Warner, T. T., 2004: Variational assimilation of Doppler radar and lidar data for near-real-time input to WMD hazard models. Technical Cooperation Panel 9 Annual Meeting, 23 January, Medicine Hat, Alberta.

Warner, T. T., 2004: Very-high-resolution modeling of land-atmosphere interaction in arid zones. SAHRA, University of Arizona; 29-30 March, Tucson, AZ.

Warner, T. T. and S. Swerdlin, 2004: The Pentagon Shield modeling system and field campaign. DTRA Urban Dispersion Modeling Working Group, 25-26 May, New York City.

Wilson, J. W. and R. D. Roberts, 2004: Summary of convective storm initiation and evolution during IHOP. Preprints, European Conference on Radar in Meteorology and Hydrology (ERAD), 6-10 September, Visby, Sweden, published by Copernicus GmbH, Germany, 197-200.

Wolff, C.A., 2004: Comparing rawinsonde and model soundings to improve aircraft icing forecasts. Preprint, 20th Conf. On Weather Analysis and Forecasting / 16th Conf. On Numerical Weather Prediction, AMS, 11-15 January, Seattle, WA.

Wolff, J. K., B. C. Bernstein and S. Linden, 2004: Case study verification of the Maintenance Decision Support System (MDSS) for the 2003 operational demonstration. 20th International Conference on Interactive Information and Processing Systems (IIPS) for Meteorology, Oceanography, and Hydrology, AMS, 11-16 January, Seattle, WA. available on CD-ROM.

Wulfmeyer, V., H.-S. Bauer, A. Behrendt, F. Vandenberghe, E. V. Browell, 2004: "Assimilation of DIAL data in mesoscale models: An impact study during IHOP_2002." G. Pappalardo, A. Amadeo (Eds.), Reviewed and Revised Papers of the 22nd International Laser Radar Conference (ILRC 2004), 12 -16 July 2004, Matera, Italy (ESA SP-561, June 2004), p. 639-642.

XU, M., N. A. Crook, Y. Liu and R. Rasmussen, 2004: Assimilating radar data for real-time short-term snowband forecasting. Sixteenth Conf. On Numerical Weather Prediction. 10-15 January, Seattle, WA. J9.3.

XU, M., A. Crook, J. Sun, T. Warner and S. Swerdlin, 2004: Nowcasting for urban areas by variational assimilation of Doppler radar and lidar radial wind data. AMS Symposium on Planning, Nowcasting, and Forecasting in the Urban Zone. 11-15 January, Seattle, WA.


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