Poster Programme NH1.1

NH1.1

Precipitation Science
Convener: E. A. Smith  | Co-Conveners: A. Mugnai , G. J. Tripoli , E. Foufoula-Georgiou , G. Boni , M.-C. Llasat 
Oral Programme
 / Tue, 21 Apr, 08:30–12:00  / 13:30–19:00  / Room 6
 / Wed, 22 Apr, 08:30–12:00  / Room 6
Poster Programme
 / Attendance Wed, 22 Apr, 13:30–17:00  / Halls X/Y

Attendance Time: Wednesday, 22 April 2009, 13:30–15:00
Chairperson: Dr. Tempei Hashino
NH1.1 Precipitation Science: Poster Session #1

Halls X/Y
Chairperson: Dr. Tempei Hashino
XY704
EGU2009-740
The Winter Atmospheric Circulation Patterns and their relationship with precipitation variability in Iran
e. fattahi and A Sedaghatkerdar

Chairperson: Dr. Tempei Hashino
XY705
EGU2009-743
Comparison of physical and statistical methods for estimating probable maximum precipitation in outhwest basins of Iran
e. fattahi, A.M, Noorian, and K. Noohi

Chairperson: Dr. Tempei Hashino
XY706
EGU2009-2809
Rainfall intensities and patterns derived from MSG SEVIRI-data
M. Schulz and F.H. Berger

Chairperson: Dr. Tempei Hashino
XY707
EGU2009-8040
Hydrodynamical Statistical Model to Forecat of Dangerous Precipitation over the Territory of Central and Eastern Europe
E. Perekhodtseva

Chairperson: Dr. Tempei Hashino
XY708
EGU2009-8219
Using alternative data sources to reduce the uncertainty in modelling floodplain flows
M. B. Butts, E. Fontenot, C. Y. Pin, T. S. Jensen, and T. Clausen

Chairperson: Dr. Tempei Hashino
XY709
EGU2009-8533
Predictability of severe rainfall events over Italy: importance of convective equilibrium
L. Molini, A. Parodi, N. Rebora, and G. Craig

Chairperson: Dr. Tempei Hashino
XY710
EGU2009-10172
Analysis of the atmospheric water cycle components for Southern Germany during the COPS experiment
R. Schnitter, G. Schädler, and M. Bender

Chairperson: Dr. Tempei Hashino
XY711
EGU2009-8604
Regional Precipitation Climatology of the New York Metropolitan Region
J. Yeung, J.A. Smith, G. Villarini, A.A. Ntelekos, and M.L. Baeck

Chairperson: Dr. Tempei Hashino
XY712
EGU2009-8869
Temperature-humidity criterion of tropical cyclones generation studied with climatic and satellite microwave scanner data
V. V. Rostovtseva and I. V. Goncharenko

Chairperson: Dr. Tempei Hashino
XY713
EGU2009-12767
Regional Analysis of Precipitation at the Valencia and the Alacant Anchor Stations Reference Areas by Means of the Standard Precipitation Index
C Narbon Ramponi, S. Vidal Vicedo, A. Perez Hoyos, R. Nalda Molina, V. Gomez Rubio, F. Belda Esplugues, and E. Lopez-Baeza

Chairperson: Dr. Tempei Hashino
XY714
EGU2009-12999
Evaluation of effective rainfall in different conditions
h. sharifan and A. Asady

Chairperson: Dr. Tempei Hashino
XY715
EGU2009-13667
Polarimetric radar observation of ice crystals and aggregates: Backscattering modeling of signatures from C to Ka band
G. Botta, M. Montopoli, and F.S. Marzano

Chairperson: Dr. Tempei Hashino
XY716
EGU2009-13670
Precipitation nowcasting from geostationary satellite platforms: Neural network methodology exploiting low-Earth-orbit and ground-based data synergy
G. Rivolta, M. de Rosa, and F.S. Marzano

Chairperson: Dr. Tempei Hashino
XY717
EGU2009-13688
Dynamical interpretation of a banded precipitation event over Italy
P. Malguzzi, M. Fantini, and A. Buzzi

Chairperson: Dr. Tempei Hashino
XY718
EGU2009-13689
Uncertainty of high-resolution forecasting of a flood event near Venice
S. Davolio, O. Drofa, and A. Buzzi

Chairperson: Dr. Tempei Hashino
XY719
EGU2009-13833
Using textual measures of single-pol reflectivity as surrogates for polarimetric parameters in rainfall estimates
K.-S. Kuo, E.A. Smith, R. Cefelli, and L.D. Carey

Chairperson: Dr. Tempei Hashino
XY720
EGU2009-13836
CloudSat-TRMM intersect products
K.-S. Kuo, H.M. Carty, E.A. Smith, G.L. Stephens, and D. Vane

Chairperson: Dr. Tempei Hashino
XY721
EGU2009-13843
Decadal variability of intense rain events over Western India
A.V. Mehta, V.M. Mehta, and D. Prajapati

Chairperson: Dr. Tempei Hashino
XY722
EGU2009-13844
Multi-sensor online visualization and analysis of precipitation, moisture, clouds, and aerosols
A.V. Mehta, Z. Liu, and G.J. Leptoukh

Chairperson: Dr. Tempei Hashino
XY723
EGU2009-13846
Vorticity recycling processes in tornadic thunderstorms
G.J. Tripoli and M. Buker

Chairperson: Dr. Tempei Hashino
XY724
EGU2009-13850
A 3-d modeling approach for studying the formation, maintenance, and decay of Tropical Tropopause Layer (TTL) cirrus associated with deep convection
D. Henz, T. Hashino, G.J. Tripoli, and E.A. Smith

Chairperson: Dr. Tempei Hashino
XY725
EGU2009-13851
Effects of centrifugal drift on hurricane structure and intensity
G.J. Tripoli, T. Hashino, and W. Lewis

Chairperson: Dr. Tempei Hashino
XY726
EGU2009-13853
Performance of high-resolution X-band radar for rainfall measurements in The Netherlands
R. van de Beek, H. Leijnse, H. Stricker, R. Uijlenhoet, and H. Russchenberg

Chairperson: Dr. Tempei Hashino
XY727
EGU2009-13857
Seasonal variation of rainfall variogram parameters in The Netherlands
R. van de Beek, H. Leijnse, P. Torfs, and R. Uijlenhoet

Chairperson: Dr. Tempei Hashino
XY728
EGU2009-13859
Penetration into tropical cyclones by the WindSat radiometer
A. Mims, R. Kroodsma, D. McKague, and C. Ruf

Chairperson: Dr. Tempei Hashino
XY729
EGU2009-13867
Climate and Cryosphere (CliC) Project and its precipitation research interest
D. Yang, B. Goodison, V. Ryabinin, K. Steffen, and T. Worby

Chairperson: Dr. Tempei Hashino
XY730
EGU2009-13876
Implied ocean heat transports in the standard and super-parameterized community atmospheric models
C. DeMott and D. Randall

Chairperson: Dr. Tempei Hashino
XY731
EGU2009-13877
Great Plains drought in simulations of the twentieth century
R. McCrary and D. Randall

Chairperson: Dr. Tempei Hashino
XY732
EGU2009-13881
The contributions of large-scale circulations versus complex terrain on tropical cyclone precipitation patterns in the American Southwest region
K. Wood and E.A. Ritchie

Chairperson: Dr. Tempei Hashino
XY733
EGU2009-13884
Maintenance of the Boreal Forest rainbelts during Northern Summer
J.-H. Yoon and M. T.-C. Chen

Chairperson: Dr. Tempei Hashino
XY734
EGU2009-13885
Measuring East Asian Summer Monsoon rainfall contributions by different weather systems over Taiwan
S.-Y. Wang and M. T.-C. Chen

Chairperson: Dr. Tempei Hashino
XY735
EGU2009-13894
The formation of multiple prefrontal squall lines and the impact of NEXRAD radial winds in a WRF simulation
H. Karan, P. Fitzpatrick, C.M. Hill, Y. Li, Q. Xiao, E. Lim, and J. Sun

Chairperson: Dr. Tempei Hashino
XY736
EGU2009-13896
Examination of the tropical cyclone environment through comparison of COSMIC with other satellite data
C.M. Hill, P. Fitzpatrick, and Y.H. Lau

Chairperson: Dr. Tempei Hashino
XY737
EGU2009-13899
Land surface modeling using optimally merged precipitation data from multiple sources
P.R. Houser, T. Yilmaz, R. Shrestha, and V. Anantharaj

Chairperson: Dr. Tempei Hashino
XY738
EGU2009-13903
Precipitation uncertainty: How well do we know this critical hydrological variable?
P.R. Houser, X. Feng, R. Shrestha, and T. Yilmaz

Chairperson: Dr. Tempei Hashino
XY739
EGU2009-13907
Regional precipitation characteristics observed in the Saudi Arabian Desert
P. Kucera

Chairperson: Dr. Tempei Hashino
XY740
EGU2009-13909
Evaluation of precipitation characteristics observed in Panama
A.J. Newman, P. Kucera, and J.C. Gerlach

Attendance Time: Wednesday, 22 April 2009, 15:30–17:00
Chairperson: Dr. Kwo-Sen Kuo
NH1.1 Precipitation Science: Poster Session #2

Chairperson: Dr. Kwo-Sen Kuo
XY741
EGU2009-13912
Simulating the interannual variability of Amazon precipitation
D. Medvigy, R.L. Walko, and R. Avissar

Chairperson: Dr. Kwo-Sen Kuo
XY742
EGU2009-13913
An objective regionalization of precipitation applied to the Western U.S.
K. Guirguis and R. Avissar

Chairperson: Dr. Kwo-Sen Kuo
XY743
EGU2009-13915
Coupled land-surface scheme's response to model-adjusted precipitation
A. Nunes and P.J. van Oevelen

Chairperson: Dr. Kwo-Sen Kuo
XY744
EGU2009-13917
Ensemble precipitation estimates
W. Lewis

Chairperson: Dr. Kwo-Sen Kuo
XY745
EGU2009-13918
NEXRAD in Space
W. Lewis

Chairperson: Dr. Kwo-Sen Kuo
XY746
EGU2009-13920
June 2008 extreme flooding in Eastern Iowa: Precipitation analyses
R. Mantilla, W.F. Krajewski, R. Goska, B. Seo, and L. Cunha

Chairperson: Dr. Kwo-Sen Kuo
XY747
EGU2009-13923
Hydro-NEXRAD radar database: A community resource for rainfall studies
A. Kruger, W.F. Krajewski, R. Goska, P. Domaszczynski, C. Gunyon, J.A. Smith, and M.L. Baeck

Chairperson: Dr. Kwo-Sen Kuo
XY748
EGU2009-13925
Hourly weather radar based real-time precipitation analyses for Germany
E. Weigl, T. Winterrath, and T. Fuchs

Chairperson: Dr. Kwo-Sen Kuo
XY749
EGU2009-13926
Sensitivity of simulated microwave brightness temperature to nucleation processes in tropical convective cloud systems during KWAJEX
T. Hashino, D. Casella, A. Mugnai, P. Sanò, E.A. Smith, and G.J. Tripoli

Chairperson: Dr. Kwo-Sen Kuo
XY750
EGU2009-13934
Ensemble QPF for streamflow prediction in the Igua{¸ c} River, Brazil
L. Calvetti and A.J. Pereira Filho

Chairperson: Dr. Kwo-Sen Kuo
XY751
EGU2009-13935
A comparison of CMORPH rainfall estimates with raingauges measurements over South America
C.G. Martins Ramos and A.J. Pereira Filho

Chairperson: Dr. Kwo-Sen Kuo
XY752
EGU2009-13937
Scale-by-scale statistical evaluation of satellite precipitation products
J. Pinel, S. Lovejoy, and D. Schertzer

Chairperson: Dr. Kwo-Sen Kuo
XY753
EGU2009-13943
NEXRAD In Space (NIS): An update concerning hardware development Press & Media
E.A. Smith

Chairperson: Dr. Kwo-Sen Kuo
XY754
EGU2009-13944
Propagation of precipitation downstream of mountain ranges within the Mediterranean Basin
E.A. Smith

Chairperson: Dr. Kwo-Sen Kuo
XY755
EGU2009-13948
An evaluation of the statistics of rainfall extremes in satellite-based and reanalysis products using Universal Multifractals
X. Sun and A.P. Barros

Chairperson: Dr. Kwo-Sen Kuo
XY756
EGU2009-13949
An intercomparion of simulated and observed brightness temperatures of snow
D.-H. Kang and A.P. Barros

Chairperson: Dr. Kwo-Sen Kuo
XY757
EGU2009-13879
Potential reduction of uncertainty in passive microwave precipitation retrieval by the inclusion of dynamical, thermodynamical, and hydrological constraints as the Cloud Dynamics Radiation Database (CDRD) approach
H.W.-Y. Leung, A. Mugnai, E.A. Smith, and G.J. Tripoli

Chairperson: Dr. Kwo-Sen Kuo
XY758
EGU2009-13861
OSSE impact analysis for the Hurricane Imaging Radiometer
R. Atlas, P. Black, S. Chen, R. Hood, J. Johnson, L. Jones, T. Miller, E. Uhlhorn, and C. Ruf

Chairperson: Dr. Kwo-Sen Kuo
XY759
EGU2009-12389
Precipitating clouds monitoring over Antarctica: interpretation of satellite-based microwave signatures
S. Dietrich, F. Di Paola, D. Casella, M. Liberti, and P. Sanò

Chairperson: Dr. Kwo-Sen Kuo
XY760
EGU2009-13839
Performance of rain reflectivity and differential reflectivity rainfall algorithms at X-band
L. Baldini, E. Gorgucci, and V. Romaniello

Chairperson: Dr. Kwo-Sen Kuo
XY761
EGU2009-13840
Dual polarization radar rainfall estimation using the mean linear raindrop shape model
E. Gorgucci, L. Baldini, and V. Romaniello

Chairperson: Dr. Kwo-Sen Kuo
XY762
EGU2009-13928
Precipitation diurnal variability over East Asia and its connection to ENSO
S. Yang, L. Hu, Y. Li, and S. Gao

Chairperson: Dr. Kwo-Sen Kuo
XY763
EGU2009-13656
Passive-microwave precipitation retrieval from satellite using the Cloud Dynamics and Radiation Database (CDRD) approach in conjunction with a new European CDRD database
P. Sanò, D. Casella, M. Formenton, W.-Y. Leung, A. Mugnai, E.A. Smith, and G.J. Tripoli

Chairperson: Dr. Kwo-Sen Kuo
XY764
EGU2009-13652
Statistical analysis of a new European Cloud Dynamics and Radiation Database
D. Casella, M. Formenton, W.-Y. Leung, A. Mugnai, P. Sanò, E.A. Smith, and G.J. Tripoli

Chairperson: Dr. Kwo-Sen Kuo
XY765
EGU2009-13666
Probabilistic approach to constrained techniques for path attenuation compensation: A numerical study for C- and X-band radars (solicited)
F.S. Marzano, M. Montopoli, and G. Ferrauto

Chairperson: Dr. Kwo-Sen Kuo
XY766
EGU2009-5661
Precipitation radar nowcasting in complex orography: a pyramidal-dynamical approach (solicited)
M. Montopoli and F.S. Marzano

Chairperson: Dr. Kwo-Sen Kuo
XY767
EGU2009-13842
Cloud dynamics and radiation database for improved rain retrievals within tropical cyclones (solicited)
A.V. Mehta, E.A. Smith, and G.J. Tripoli

Chairperson: Dr. Kwo-Sen Kuo
XY768
EGU2009-13914
Impact of assimilated satellite observations on tropical cyclone precipitation analyses and forecasts (solicited)
W. Lewis

Chairperson: Dr. Kwo-Sen Kuo
XY769
EGU2009-13828
Correlation among characteristic rain DSD parameters measured at the tropical surface (solicited)
K.-S. Kuo, E. A. Smith, and A. Tokay

Chairperson: Dr. Kwo-Sen Kuo
XY770
EGU2009-13924
Sensitivity of cloud microphysical properties and precipitation to nucleation processes in tropical convective cloud systems during KWAJEX (solicited)
T. Hashino and G.J. Tripoli

Chairperson: Dr. Kwo-Sen Kuo
XY771
EGU2009-13663
On the use of lightning data and cloud electrification model simulations to constrain precipitation retrieval from passive-microwave satellite measurements (solicited) Press & Media
A. Mugnai, C. Adamo, D. Casella, M. Formenton, C. Price, P. Sanò, E.A. Smith, G.J. Tripoli, and Y. Yair

Chairperson: Dr. Kwo-Sen Kuo
XY772
EGU2009-13940
Satellite latent heating retrieval: Where are we? (solicited)
E.A. Smith

Chairperson: Dr. Kwo-Sen Kuo
XY773
EGU2009-13852
High resolution simulation of the hurricane vortex employing a dynamics core utilizing the explicit representation of the Lamb vector (solicited)
G.J. Tripoli, T. Hashino, and W. Lewis

Chairperson: Dr. Kwo-Sen Kuo
XY774
EGU2009-13930
Decadal variability of the Indo-Pacific Warm Pool and its association with atmospheric and oceanic water cycle variability (solicited)
V.M. Mehta, H. Wang, and A.V. Mehta

Chairperson: Dr. Kwo-Sen Kuo
XY775
EGU2009-13684
Precipitation analysis in the framework of flash flood events (solicited)
M.C. Llasat, A. Atencia, M. Llasat-Botija, and T. Rigo

Chairperson: Dr. Kwo-Sen Kuo
XY776
EGU2009-13982
Criminal responsibility and predictability (solicited)
F. Siccardi

Chairperson: Dr. Kwo-Sen Kuo
XY777
EGU2009-14096
Verification of precipitation downscaling approaches for hydrologic forecasting using TRMM data (solicited)
D.P. Lettenmaier, N. Voisin, and J.C. Schaake

Chairperson: Dr. Kwo-Sen Kuo
XY778
EGU2009-14095
Recent findings with rainfall monitoring by cellular communication systems (solicited)
P. Alpert, A. Rayitsfeld, N. David, O. Goldshtein, H. Messer, and A. Zinevich