NOWCAST

NOWCAST owo w CONFERENCE NOTEBOOK The following papers were presented at the 19th Conference on Weather Analysis and Forecasting/15th Confer- ence on Numerical Weather Prediction, San Antonio, Texas, 12-16 August 2002. For more information on the conferences, please visit the AMS Web site (www.ametsoc.org/ams). A HIGH-RESOLUTION SIMULATION OF HURRICANE OPAL Landfalling hurricanes are fre- quently accompanied by severe weather, which may extend well outward from the cyclone center. The public generally recognizes these threats near the center of the cyclone, but is less aware that lo- calized severe weather can occur well away from the center. For in- stance, numerous tornadic super- cells accompanied outer hurricane Visualization of the cloud water field just prior to landfall from the simu- rainband s as Hurricane Opal lation of Hurricane Opal. Classical hurricane features are indicated. Vol- (1995) approached the Florida ume rendering created using the hierarchical volume renderer. Panhandle. Using models at cloud- scale horizontal resolution, it is now possible to simulate the evo- character that typically develops in tionally, simulated convective ele- lution of a hurricane and resolve ments exhibit structure and behav- the hurricane. Also, while convec- individual convective elements tive instability is often the most ior analogous to minisupercells. http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society American Meteorological Society

Loading next page...
 
/lp/ams/nowcast-1xdVyXgjfu
Publisher
American Meteorological Society
Copyright
Copyright © American Meteorological Society
ISSN
1520-0477
D.O.I.
10.1175/1520-0477-83.9.1273
Publisher site
See Article on Publisher Site

Abstract

owo w CONFERENCE NOTEBOOK The following papers were presented at the 19th Conference on Weather Analysis and Forecasting/15th Confer- ence on Numerical Weather Prediction, San Antonio, Texas, 12-16 August 2002. For more information on the conferences, please visit the AMS Web site (www.ametsoc.org/ams). A HIGH-RESOLUTION SIMULATION OF HURRICANE OPAL Landfalling hurricanes are fre- quently accompanied by severe weather, which may extend well outward from the cyclone center. The public generally recognizes these threats near the center of the cyclone, but is less aware that lo- calized severe weather can occur well away from the center. For in- stance, numerous tornadic super- cells accompanied outer hurricane Visualization of the cloud water field just prior to landfall from the simu- rainband s as Hurricane Opal lation of Hurricane Opal. Classical hurricane features are indicated. Vol- (1995) approached the Florida ume rendering created using the hierarchical volume renderer. Panhandle. Using models at cloud- scale horizontal resolution, it is now possible to simulate the evo- character that typically develops in tionally, simulated convective ele- lution of a hurricane and resolve ments exhibit structure and behav- the hurricane. Also, while convec- individual convective elements tive instability is often the most ior analogous to minisupercells.

Journal

Bulletin of the American Meteorological SocietyAmerican Meteorological Society

Published: Sep 1, 2002

There are no references for this article.

You’re reading a free preview. Subscribe to read the entire article.


DeepDyve is your
personal research library

It’s your single place to instantly
discover and read the research
that matters to you.

Enjoy affordable access to
over 18 million articles from more than
15,000 peer-reviewed journals.

All for just $49/month

Explore the DeepDyve Library

Search

Query the DeepDyve database, plus search all of PubMed and Google Scholar seamlessly

Organize

Save any article or search result from DeepDyve, PubMed, and Google Scholar... all in one place.

Access

Get unlimited, online access to over 18 million full-text articles from more than 15,000 scientific journals.

Your journals are on DeepDyve

Read from thousands of the leading scholarly journals from SpringerNature, Elsevier, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford University Press and more.

All the latest content is available, no embargo periods.

See the journals in your area

DeepDyve

Freelancer

DeepDyve

Pro

Price

FREE

$49/month
$360/year

Save searches from
Google Scholar,
PubMed

Create lists to
organize your research

Export lists, citations

Read DeepDyve articles

Abstract access only

Unlimited access to over
18 million full-text articles

Print

20 pages / month

PDF Discount

20% off