Polarimetric radar convective cell tracking reveals large sensitivity of cloud precipitation and electrification properties to CCN

Jiaxi Hu1, Daniel Rosenfeld2, Pengfei Zhang3, Jeffrey Snyder4, Richard E Orville5, Alexander Ryzhkov6, Dusan Zrnic3, Earle R Williams7 and Renyi Zhang5, (1)Texas A&M University College Station, College Station, TX, United States, (2)Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel, (3)National Severe Storm Lab, Norman, OK, United States, (4)National Severe Storms Lab Norman, Norman, OK, United States, (5)Texas A & M Univ, College Station, TX, United States, (6)Cooperative Institute for Mesoscale Meteorological Studies, Norman, OK, United States, (7)Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, United States