Tag Archives: CSTAR

Operational NWP Resolution and Sensitivities Study Using HSLC Event Hindcasts Summary

At last month’s CSTAR workshop, I shared the results and analysis of my thesis project as well as some thoughts on related future work. I would like to provide a summary of my and Dr. Lackmann’s work with this post … Continue reading

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HSLC Idealized Hodograph Sensitivity Studies: Overview of all 12 Simulations

During the July conference call, I presented preliminary work from a matrix of 12 simulations geared towards exploring the sensitivity of HSLC convection to low-level hodograph shape and the wind profile’s orientation relative to an initiating cold pool. As I … Continue reading

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A Brief Look at Rapid Environmental Changes in a HSLC Case (January 29-30, 2013)

Note: A few figures are provided in the following PowerPoint: Figures One of the goals of the current CSTAR project is to study the environmental evolution that occurs during HSLC events.  Dr. Parker and I have been primarily focused on the changes … Continue reading

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