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Orals AS4.14/CL2.13/SSS1.10

AS4.14/CL2.13/SSS1.10

Saharan Weather, Climate and Dust (co-organized)
Convener: Claire Ryder 
Co-Conveners: Helen Brindley , Cyrille Flamant 
Session details
Orals
 / Fri, 12 Apr, 08:30–12:00  / Room B10
Posters
 / Attendance Fri, 12 Apr, 13:30–15:00  / Yellow Posters
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Friday, 12 Apr 2013
Room B10
Chairperson: Richard Washington, Cyrille Flamant
08:30–09:00
EGU2013-12262
Water vapour in the Sarahan Heat Low : A new theory of interannual to decadal scale variability in the summertime circulation over West Africa (solicited)
Amato Evan, Cyrille Flamant, Christophe Lavaysse, and Cécile Kocha
09:00–09:15
EGU2013-10301
Overview and Insights gained by Airborne Observations over the Sahara during Fennec
Jim McQuaid, Claire Ryder, Harald Sodemann, Luis Garcia-Carreras, Phil Rosenberg, Jamie Banks, Helen Brindley, Martin Todd, Sebastian Engelstaedter, Cyrille Flamant, Cecile Kocha, Franco Marenco, John Marsham, Richard Washington, Ellie Highwood, and Doug Parker and the Fennec Aircraft
09:15–09:30
EGU2013-2964
An overview of observations from Fennec supersites: The Saharan Heat Low and its ventilation
Martin Todd, Chris Allen, Mohammed Bechir, Janvier Bentefouet, Barbara Brooks, Carolina Cavazos, Sebastian Engelstaedter, Abdoulaye Gandega, Matt Hobby, John Marsham, Jim Mcquaid, Luis Carcia-Carreras, Doug Parker, Azzedine Saci, Bouziane Ouchene, Mohammed Salah-Ferroudj, and Richard Washington
09:30–09:45
EGU2013-9579
The role of convectively-generated cold pools on model biases in the Sahara
Luis Garcia-Carreras, John H. Marsham, Douglas J. Parker, Caroline L. Bain, Sean Milton, Azzedine Saci, Mohammed Salah-Ferroudj, Bouziane Ouchene, and Richard Washington
09:45–10:00
EGU2013-8025
The Sahara Troposphere - Simultaneous Aircraft Observations from Fennec
Sebastian Engelstaedter, Richard Washington, Cyrille Flamant, and Chris J.T. Allen
COFFEE BREAK
Chairperson: Helen Brindley, John Marsham
10:30–10:45
EGU2013-1236
Performance of Satellite Dust Retrievals over the West African Sahara during Fennec in June 2011
Jamie R. Banks, Helen E. Brindley, Cyrille Flamant, Michael J. Garay, N. Christina Hsu, Olga V. Kalashnikova, Lars Klüser, and Andrew M. Sayer
10:45–11:00
EGU2013-4342
The importance of the diurnal cycle of Aerosol Optical Depth in West Africa
Cécile Kocha, Pierre Tulet, Jean-Philippe Lafore, Cyrille Flamant, Jamie Banks, Fabien Marnas, Helen Brindley, and Jonh Marsham
11:00–11:15
EGU2013-9353
Source regions and mobilisation processes for airborne Saharan dust during the Fennec campaign identified from a new Lagrangian method
Harald Sodemann, John Marsham, Claire Ryder, Franco Marenco, Mark Bart, Cyrille Flamant, and Jim McQuaid
11:15–11:30
EGU2013-1403
A new high-resolution central Saharan dust source map from automated satellite dust plume tracking
Ian Ashpole and Richard Washington
11:30–11:45
EGU2013-195
Efficiency of cold pool outflows in dust emission: central Saharan observations from Fennec
Christopher Allen, Richard Washington, and Sebastian Engelstaedter
11:45–12:00
EGU2013-10179
Saharan Airborne Dust Flux Measurements from the Fennec Campaign
Phil Rosenberg, Doug Parker, Claire Ryder, Luis Garcia-Carreras, John Marsham, James Dorsey, Ian Brooks, Angela Dean, Jonathan Crosier, Jim McQuaid, and Richard Washington