A Vertical Census of Precipitation Characteristics using Ground-based Dual-polarimetric Radar Data

David B Wolff1, Walter Arthur Petersen2, David A Marks3, Jason L Pippitt4, Ali Tokay1 and Patrick N Gatlin5, (1)NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, MD, United States, (2)Marshall Space Flight Center, Earth Science Office, ST-11, Huntsville, AL, United States, (3)NASA GSFC/WFF Code 610.W, Wallops Island, VA, United States, (4)Science Systems and Applications, Inc., Code 612, Lanham, MD, United States, (5)NASA Marshall Space Flight Center, Huntsville, AL, United States