A105:
Tropical Cyclones: Observations, Modeling and Predictability 





Session ID#: 24566

Session Description:
Tropical cyclones are one of the most destructive weather systems on Earth and have significant social and economic impacts. In this session, we solicit abstracts on observational analysis and numerical modeling studies that help to advance our understanding of the physics, dynamics, and predictability of tropical cyclones. In particular, abstracts are encouraged on tropical cyclone formation, structure, intensity change and extratropical transition.
Primary Convener:  Zhuo Wang, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Urbana, IL, United States
Conveners:  Melinda Peng, Naval Research Lab Monterey, Marine Meteorology, Monterey, CA, United States, Patrick Harr, National Science Foundation, Arlington, VA, United States and Scott A Braun, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Code 612, Greenbelt, MD, United States

Cross-Listed:
  • NH - Natural Hazards
Index Terms:

3315 Data assimilation [ATMOSPHERIC PROCESSES]
3360 Remote sensing [ATMOSPHERIC PROCESSES]
3372 Tropical cyclones [ATMOSPHERIC PROCESSES]
4313 Extreme events [NATURAL HAZARDS]

Abstracts Submitted to this Session:

David Ryglicki, Naval Research Lab Monterey, Marine Meteorology, Monterey, CA, United States, James D Doyle, NRL, Monterey, CA, United States, Yi Jin, Naval Research Laboratory, Monterey, CA, United States, Daniel Hodyss, Naval Research Lab Monterey, Marine Meterology, Monterey, CA, United States and Kevin Viner, Tucson, AZ, United States
Tim Li, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, HI, United States
Jieying He, National Space Science Center, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Key laboratory of microwave remote sensing, Beijing, China
Keita Fujiwara1, Ryuichi Kawamura1, Hidetaka Hirata2 and Tetsuya Kawano1, (1)Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan, (2)Nagoya University, Nagoya, Japan
Kumar Ravi Prakash1, Tanuja Nigam2 and Vimlesh Pant1, (1)Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, New Delhi, India, (2)Indian Institute of technology delhi, Centre for atmospheric science, New Delhi, India
James D Doyle1, Daniel Holdaway2 and Clark M Amerault1, (1)NRL, Monterey, CA, United States, (2)NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, MD, United States
Chunzai Wang, State Key Laboratory of Tropical Oceanography, SCSIO, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Guangzhou, China
Christopher A Davis, Wei Wang and David Ahijevych, National Center for Atmospheric Research, Boulder, CO, United States
Hiroyuki Murakami1, Gabriel A Vecchi2, Gabriele Villarini3, Thomas L Delworth4, Rich Gudgel2, Seth Underwood2, Xiaosong Yang2, Wei Zhang2 and Shian-Jiann Lin2, (1)Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, United States, (2)Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory, Princeton, NJ, United States, (3)IIHR—Hydroscience and Engineering, Iowa City, IA, United States, (4)GFDL, NJ, United States
Jinxiao Li1, Yimin Liu2, Qing Bao2, Guo-Xiong Wu2, Bian He2, Xiaocong Wang3 and Jiandong Li2, (1)LASG, IAP, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China, (2)IAP Insititute of Atmospheric Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China, (3)Institute of Atmospheric Physics, CAS, Beijing, United States
Jonathan Zawislak, University of Miami/CIMAS, NOAA/AOML/HRD, Miami, FL, United States
Xiangbai Wu, Hohai University, Nanjing, China, Yan Li, Xiamen University, Xiamen, China, Xidong Wang, Key Laboratory of Marine Environmental Information Technology, National Marine Data and Information Service, Tianjin, China, Hua Su, Fuzhou University, Fuzhou, China, Autumn N Kidwell, University of Delaware, Center for Remote Sensing, Newark, DE, United States and Xiao-Hai Yan, Univ Delaware, Newark, DE, United States
Ishita Sarkar, University of Calcutta, Department of Atmospheric Sciences, Kolkata, India and Sutapa Chaudhuri, Dept. of Atmospheric Sciences, University of Calcutta; Jayanti Pal, Dept. of Atmospheric Sciences, University of Calcutta
Si Gao1, Zhifan Chen1 and Wei Zhang2, (1)Nanjing University of Information Science and Technology, Nanjing, China, (2)IIHR—Hydroscience and Engineering, Iowa City, IA, United States
Melanie Bieli, Columbia University of New York, Palisades, NY, United States, Suzana J Camargo, Lamont -Doherty Earth Observatory, Palisades, NY, United States, Adam H Sobel, Columbia University, New York, NY, United States, Jenni L Evans, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA, United States and Timothy M Hall, NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies, New York, NY, United States
Bradley Zavodsky, NASA Marshall Space Flight Center, Huntsville, AL, United States, Jason P Dunion, University of Miami, CIMAS - NOAA/AOML/HRD, Miami, FL, United States, William J Blackwell, MIT Lincoln Laboratory, Lexington, MA, United States, Scott A Braun, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Code 612, Greenbelt, MD, United States, David S Green, NASA Headquarters, Washington, DC, United States, Chris Velden, Cooperative Institute for Meteorological Satellite Studies, Madison, WI, United States, Robert F Adler, ESSIC/NASA GSFC, College Park, MD, United States, Joshua Cossuth, Berkeley, CA, United States, John J Murray, NASA Langley Research Center, Hampton, VA, United States and Michael J Brennan, NOAA/NWS/NCEP/National Hurricane Center, Miami, FL, United States
Daniel Robert Chavas, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, United States and Kevin A Reed, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY, United States
Gustavo Jorge Goni1, Jili Dong2, Hyun-Sook Sook Kim3, Ricardo M. Domingues2, George R Halliwell Jr2, Francis Bringas2, Julio M Morell4, Luis Pomales4 and Rebecca Baltes5, (1)NOAA Miami, Miami, FL, United States, (2)Atlantic Oceanographic and Meteorological Laboratory, Miami, FL, United States, (3)IMSG at EMC/NCEP/NOAA, College Park, MD, United States, (4)University of Puerto Rico Mayaguez, Mayaguez, PR, United States, (5)Seattle, WA, United States
Masahiro Sawada1,2, Zaizhong Ma2, Banglin Zhang2, Avichal Mehra2, Vijay Tallapragada2, Ryo Oyama1 and Kazuki Shimoji3, (1)Meteorological Research Institute, Ibaraki, Japan, (2)National Centers For Environmental Prediction-Environmental Modeling Center, College Park, MD, United States, (3)Meteorological Satellite Center, Tokyo, Japan
Zhuo Wang1, Weiwei LI1, Melinda Peng2, Xianan Jiang3, Ron McTaggart-Cowan4 and Christopher A Davis5, (1)University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Urbana, IL, United States, (2)Naval Research Lab, Monterey, CA, United States, (3)JIFRESSE/UCLA, Pasadena, CA, United States, (4)Numerical Weather Prediction Research Section, Meteorological Service of Canada, Dorval, QC, Canada, (5)National Center for Atmospheric Research, Boulder, CO, United States
Chanh Q. Kieu, Indiana University, Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, Bloomington, United States
Katrina Marie Fandrich, SUNY College at Oneonta, Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, Oneonta, NY, United States and Dustin Pennington, SUNY College at Oneonta, Oneonta, NY, United States
Junkai Liu, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, United States, Zhaoxia Pu, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, United States, Wen-Chau Lee, National Center for Atmospheric Research, Earth Observing Laboratory, Boulder, CO, United States and Zhiqiu Gao, State Key Laboratory of Atmospheric Boundary Layer Physics and Atmospheric Chemistry,Institute of Atmospheric Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China
Yi Dai1, Sharanya Majumdar2 and David S Nolan2, (1)University of Miami, RSMAS, Miami, FL, United States, (2)Univ Miami, Miami, FL, United States
Shixuan Zhang, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, United States and Zhaoxia Pu, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, United States
Zhenxin Ruan, Xiamen University, Xiamen, China and Qiaoyan Wu, Second Institute of Oceanograp, Hangzhou, China
Jun Zhang, University of Miami, Miami, FL, United States; NOAA/AOML/Hurricane Research Division, Miami, FL, United States and Robert F Rogers, NOAA/HRD, Miami, FL, United States
Sergio Abarca, National Centers For Environmental Prediction-Environmental Modeling Center, College Park, MD, United States, Kevin Dougherty, University of Maryland, Atmospheric Sciencces, College Park, MD, United States, Daryl Kleist, National Center for Environmental Prediction (NCEP), NOAA Center for Weather and Climate Prediction, College Park, MD, United States and Avichal Mehra, NOAA College Park, College Park, MD, United States
Tiffany Reyes1, Bo-Wen Shen1, Yuling Wu2, Sara Faghih-Naini1 and Juilin Li3, (1)San Diego State University, San Diego, CA, United States, (2)University of Alabama in Huntsville, Huntsville, AL, United States, (3)Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, CA, United States
Allison A Wing1, Suzana J Camargo2,3, Adam H Sobel2, Daehyun Kim4, Yumin Moon5, Michael G Bosilovich6,7, Hiroyuki Murakami8, Kevin A Reed9, Gabriel A Vecchi8, Michael F Wehner10,11, Colin M. Zarzycki12 and Ming Zhao8, (1)Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL, United States, (2)Columbia University, New York, NY, United States, (3)Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Palisades, NY, United States, (4)University of Washington Seattle Campus, Atmospheric Sciences, Seattle, WA, United States, (5)University of Washington Seattle Campus, Seattle, WA, United States, (6)Earth Sciences Division, Greenbelt, MD, United States, (7)NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Global Modeling and Assimilation Office, Greenbelt, MD, United States, (8)Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory, Princeton, NJ, United States, (9)Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY, United States, (10)Berkeley Lab, Berkeley, CA, United States, (11)Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA, United States, (12)National Center for Atmospheric Research, Climate & Global Dynamics Laboratory, Boulder, CO, United States
Chengwu Zhao, Junqiang Song and Hongze Leng, National University of Defense Technology, Changsha, China
Yumin Moon1, Daehyun Kim2, Suzana J Camargo3, Allison A Wing4, Adam H Sobel3, Michael G Bosilovich5, Hiroyuki Murakami6, Kevin A Reed7, Gabriel A Vecchi8, Michael F Wehner9, Colin M. Zarzycki10 and Ming Zhao6, (1)University of Washington Seattle Campus, Seattle, WA, United States, (2)University of Washington Seattle Campus, Atmospheric Sciences, Seattle, WA, United States, (3)Columbia University, New York, NY, United States, (4)Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL, United States, (5)NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Global Modeling and Assimilation Office, Greenbelt, MD, United States, (6)Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory, Princeton, NJ, United States, (7)Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY, United States, (8)Princeton University, Geosciences, Princeton, NJ, United States, (9)Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA, United States, (10)National Center for Atmospheric Research, Climate & Global Dynamics Laboratory, Boulder, CO, United States
Timothy Cronin, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, United States and Daniel Robert Chavas, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, United States
Renzhi Jing1, Ning Lin1, Kerry Emanuel2, Gabriel A Vecchi3,4 and Thomas R Knutson3, (1)Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, United States, (2)MIT, Cambridge, MA, United States, (3)Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory, Princeton, NJ, United States, (4)Princeton University, Geosciences, Princeton, NJ, United States
Rupsa Bhowmick and Jill C. Trepanier, Louisiana State University, Geography and Anthropology, Baton Rouge, LA, United States
George Alvey III and Edward J Zipser, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, United States
Mincheol Moon1, Yumi Choi2 and Kyung-Ja Ha1, (1)Pusan National University, Busan, Korea, Republic of (South), (2)Pusan National University, Busan, South Korea
Nam-Young Kang1, Se-Hwan Yang2, James Elsner3 and Youngsin Chun1, (1)KMA Korea Meteorlogical Administration, National Typhoon Center, Seoul, Korea, Republic of (South), (2)San Jose, CA, United States, (3)Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL, United States
Chunxia Liu1, Hua Wang2 and Tongmei Wang2, (1)Institute of Tropical Marine Meterology, China Meterological Administration, Guangzhou, China, (2)Sun Yat-Sen University, Department of Atmospheric Sciences, Guangzhou, China
Tao Zhang1, Wuyin Lin1, Yanluan Lin2, Wei Xue3, Xiaomeng Huang4 and Minghua Zhang5, (1)Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, NY, United States, (2)Center for Earth System Science, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, (3)Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, (4)Tsing-hua University, Beijing, China, (5)SUNY Stony Brook, Stony Brook, NY, United States
Erin Munsell1, Scott A Braun1 and Fuqing Zhang2, (1)NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Code 612, Greenbelt, MD, United States, (2)Penn State University, University Park, PA, United States
Mrinal Biswas, National Center for Atmospheric Research, Boulder, CO, United States, Kathryn Newman, National Center for Atmospheric Research, Research Applications Laboratory, Boulder, CO, United States, Evan Anthony Kalina, NOAA Boulder, Global Systems Division, Boulder, CO, United States, Evelyn D. Grell, NOAA Boulder, Physical Sciences Division, Boulder, CO, United States, Ligia Bernardet, NOAA, Boulder, CO, United States and Georg A Grell, NOAA Earth System Research Laboratory, Boulder, CO, United States
Jill C. Trepanier, Louisiana State University, Geography and Anthropology, Baton Rouge, LA, United States, Kelsey Ellis, University of Tennessee, Geography, Knoxville, TN, United States, Thomas Jagger, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL, United States, Hal Needham, Marine Weather and Climate, Galveston, TX, United States and Jianguo Yuan, Florida State University, Geography, Tallahassee, FL, United States
Jean-philippe Duvel, CNRS, Paris Cedex 16, France
Daniel P Stern, NRL/UCAR, Monterey, CA, United States, Jeffrey David Kepert, Bureau of Meteorology, Melbourne, Australia, James D Doyle, NRL, Monterey, CA, United States and George H Bryan, National Center for Atmospheric Research, Mesoscale & Microscale Meteorology Division, Boulder, CO, United States
Eric A Hendricks1, Russell L Elsberry1, Chris Velden2 and Robert Creasey1, (1)Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, CA, United States, (2)Cooperative Institute for Meteorological Satellite Studies, Madison, WI, United States
Swen Jullien1, Léo Vinour2, Alexis Mouche1, Christophe Menkes3 and Jérome Lefèvre4, (1)IFREMER, Plouzané, France, (2)Ifremer, Plouzané, France, (3)IRD/LOCEAN, Nouméa, New Caledonia, (4)IRD Nouvelle-Calédonie, Nouméa, New Caledonia
Wei Mei1, Youichi Kamae2,3 and Shang-Ping Xie2, (1)University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Department of Marine Sciences, Chapel Hill, NC, United States, (2)Scripps Institution of Oceanography, La Jolla, CA, United States, (3)University of Tsukuba, Tsukuba, Japan
Evan Anthony Kalina1,2, Mrinal Biswas3, Kathryn Newman3, Evelyn D. Grell1,4, Ligia Bernardet1,2, James Frimel2,5 and Laurie Carson3, (1)Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences, Boulder, CO, United States, (2)NOAA Boulder, Global Systems Division, Boulder, CO, United States, (3)National Center for Atmospheric Research, Research Applications Laboratory, Boulder, CO, United States, (4)NOAA Boulder, Physical Sciences Division, Boulder, CO, United States, (5)Cooperative Institute for Research in the Atmosphere, Fort Collins, CO, United States
Wenjia Cao and Robert V Rohli, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA, United States
Yao Zhou, University of Florida, Ft Walton Beach, FL, United States
Svetla M Hristova-Veleva, NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, CA, United States, Hua Chen, Aptos, CA, United States, Sundararaman Gopalakrishnan, Atlantic Oceanographic and Meteorological Laboratory, Hurricane Research Division, Miami, FL, United States and Ziad S Haddad, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, CA, United States
Tadayasu Ohigashi1, Kazuhisa Tsuboki1, Haruya Minda1, Moeto Kyushima1, Hiroyuki Yamada2 and Hironori Iwai3, (1)Nagoya University, Institute for Space–Earth Environmental Research, Nagoya, Japan, (2)University of the Ryukyus, Nishihara, Japan, (3)National Institute of Information and Communications Technology, Tokyo, Japan
Morgan E O'Neill, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, United States and Daniel Robert Chavas, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, United States
Chung-Hui Lee1, Hyeong-Bin Cheong2 and Hyun-Gyu Kang1, (1)Pukyong National University, Busan, Korea, Republic of (South), (2)PuKyong National University, Busan, Korea, Republic of (South)
Russell L Elsberry and Eric Hendricks, Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, CA, United States