CIRA Publications

2014

Apodaca, K., M. Zupanski, M. DeMaria, J. A. Knaff, and L. D. Grasso, (2014), Hybrid variational-ensemble assimilation of lightning observations in a mesoscale mode, Q.J.R. Meteorol. Soc. - Submitted

Publication Type: Journal Article

Son, S., M. Wang & L. Harding, Satellite-measured net primary production in the Chesapeake Bay, Remote Sensing of Environment, Volume 144, 25 March 2014, Pages 109-119, ISSN 0034-4257, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.rse.2014.01.018.

Publication Type: Journal Article

Islam, T., S-A. Boukabara, C. Grassotti, K. Garrett, X. Zhan, Retrieval and validation of atmospheric moisture from SAPHIR onboard Megha-Tropiques: Testing a physical algorithm, Geoscience and Remote Sensing, IEEE Transactions on - Submitted

Publication Type: Journal Article

Bouali M and Ignatov A., 2014: Adaptive reduction of striping for improved sea surface temperature imagery from Suomi National Polar-orbiting Partnership (S-NPP) Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite (VIIRS)., J. Atmos. Oceanic Technol., 31, 150-163. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/JTECH-D-13-00035.1

Publication Type: Journal Article

Kim, D, P. Xavier, E. Maloney, M. Wheeler, D. Waliser, K. Sperber, H. Hendon, C. Zhang, R. Neale, Y.-T. Hwang, and H. Liu, 2014: Process-oriented MJO simulation diagnostic: Moisture sensitivity of simulated convection, J. Climate, 27, 5379-5395. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/JCLI-D-13-00497.1

Publication Type: Journal Article

Hillger, D., C. Seaman, C. Liang, S. D. Miller, D. Lindsey, and T. Kopp, (2014), Suomi NPP VIIRS imager calibration and validation, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 119, 6440-6455, doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/2013JD021170

Publication Type: Journal Article

Liang, C. K., B. I. Hauss, S. Mills, and S. D. Miller,, Improved VIIRS day/night band imagery with near constant contrast, Geoscience and Remote Sensing, IEEE Transactions on, vol.52, no.11, pp.6964,6971, Nov. 2014 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/TGRS.2014.2306132

Publication Type: Journal Article

Liu, Q., A. Ignatov, F. Weng, and X. Liang, 2014: Removing solar radiative effect from the VIIRS M12 band at 3.7 um for daytime SST retrievals, J. Atmos. Oceanic Technol., 31, 2522-2529. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/JTECH-D-14-00051.1

Publication Type: Journal Article

Knaff J., Longmore S. P. and Molenar D. A., 2014: An Objective Satellite-Based Tropical Cyclone Size Climatology, J. Climate, 27, 455-476. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/JCLI-D-13-00096.1

Publication Type: Journal Article

Miller, S. D., J. Forsythe, P. T. Partain, J. Haynes, R. Bankert, M. Sengupta, C. Mitrescu, J. D. Hawkins, and T. H. Vonder Haar, 2014: Estimating three-dimensional cloud structure from statistically blended active and passive sensor observations, J. Appl. Meteor. Climatol., 53, 437-455. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/JAMC-D-13-070.1

Publication Type: Journal Article

Benedict, J. J. E. D. Maloney, A. H. Sobel, and D. M. Frierson, 2014: Gross moist stability and MJO simulation skill in three full-physics GCMs, J. Atmos. Sci., 71, 3327-3349. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/JAS-D-13-0240.1

Publication Type: Journal Article

McCluskey, C. S., P. J. DeMott, A. J. Prenni, E. J. T. Levin, G. R. McMeeking, A. P. Sullivan, T. C. J. Hill, S. Nakao, C. M. Carrico, and S. M. Kreidenweis, (2014), Characteristics of atmospheric ice nucleating particles associated with biomass burning in the US: prescribed burns and wildfires, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 119,10,458-10,470, doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/2014JD021980

Publication Type: Journal Article

Petrenko, B., A. Ignatov, Y. Kihai, J. Stroup and P. Dash, (2014), Evaluation and selection of SST regression algorithms for JPSS VIIRS., J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 119, 4580-4599, doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/2013JD020637

Publication Type: Journal Article

Shi, W. and M. Wang, Ocean reflectance spectra at the red, near-infrared, and shortwave infrared from highly turbid waters: A study in the Bohai Sea, Yellow Sea, and East China Sea, Limnol. Oceanogr., 59(2), 2014, 427-444 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.4319/lo.2014.59.2.0427

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Li, G., and S.-P. Xie, 2014: Tropical Biases in CMIP5 Multimodel Ensemble: The Excessive Equatorial Pacific Cold Tongue and Double ITCZ Problems, J. Climate, 27, 1765-1780. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/JCLI-D-13-00337.1

Publication Type: Journal Article

Hannah, W. M., and E. D. Maloney, (2014), DYNAMO hindcast experiments in SP-CAM, J. Adv. Model. Earth Syst. - Submitted

Publication Type: Journal Article

Grasso, L.D., D. T. Lindsey, K.-S. Lim, Adam Clark, and Dan Bikos, 2014: Evaluation of and Suggested Improvements to the WSM6 Microphysics in WRF-ARW Using Synthetic and Observed GOES-13 Imagery, Mon. Wea. Rev., 142, 3635-3650, doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/MWR-D-14-00005.1

Publication Type: Journal Article

Quiring, S.M., A.B. Schumacher, S.D. Guikema, 2014: Incorporating hurricane forecast uncertainty into a decision-support application for power outage modeling, Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 95, 47-58. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/BAMS-D-12-00012.1

Publication Type: Journal Article

Hannah, W. M., and E. D. Maloney, (2014), The moist static energy budget in NCAR CAM5 hindcasts during DYNAMO, J. Adv. Model. Earth Syst., 6, 420-440, doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/2013MS000272

Publication Type: Journal Article

Bouali, M. and A. Ignatov, (2014), Mitigation of stripe noise in MODIS SST products, Geophys. Res. Lett. - Submitted

Publication Type: Journal Article

Pagowski, M., Z. Liu, G. A. Grell, M. Hu, H.-C. Lin, C. S. Schwartz, Implementation of aerosol assimilation in Gridpoint Statistical Interpolation and WRF-Chem, Geosci. Model Dev., 7, 1621-1627, doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.5194/gmd-7-1621-2014, 2014.

Publication Type: Journal Article

Maloney, E. D., X. Jiang, S.-P. Xie, and J. J. Benedict, 2014: Process-oriented diagnosis of east Pacific warm pool intraseasonal variability, J. Climate, 27, 6305-6324. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/JCLI-D-14-00053.1

Publication Type: Journal Article

DeMaria, M., C.R. Sampson, J.A. Knaff, and K.D. Musgrave, 2014: Is tropical cyclone intensity guidance improving?, Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 95, 387-398. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/BAMS-D-12-00240.1

Publication Type: Journal Article

Maloney, E.D., S. J. Camargo, E. Chang, B. Colle, R. Fu, K. L. Geil, Q. Hu, X. Jiang, N. Johnson, K. B. Karnauskas, J. Kinter, B. Kirtman, S. Kumar, B. Langenbrunner, K. Lombardo, L. N. Long, A. Mariotti, J. E. Meyerson, K. C. Mo, J. D. Neelin, Z. Pan, R., 2014: North American climate in CMIP5 experiments: Part III: Assessment of 21st Century projections, J. Climate, 27, 2230-2270. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/JCLI-D-13-00273.1

Publication Type: Journal Article

Sun, J., M. Wang, L. Tan, and L. Jiang, An efficient approach for VIIRS RDR to SDR data processing, Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters, IEEE, vol.11, no.12, pp.2037,2041, Dec. 2014 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/LGRS.2014.2317553

Publication Type: Journal Article

Slocum, C. J., G. J. Williams, R. K. Taft, and W. H. Schubert, (2014), Tropical cyclone boundary layer shocks, J. Adv. Model. Earth Syst. - Accepted

Publication Type: Journal Article

Lang, T.J., S.A. Rutledge, B. Dolan, P. Krehbiel, W. Rison, D.T. Lindsey, 2014: Lightning in wildfire smoke plumes observed in Colorado during summer 2012, Mon. Wea. Rev., 142, 489-507, doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/MWR-D-13-00184.1

Publication Type: Journal Article
Boukabara, S., K. Garrett and T. Islam, Lower tropospheric moisture profiling using a microwave imager: case of GCOM-W AMSR2., Geoscience and Remote Sensing, IEEE Transactions on - Submitted
Publication Type: Journal Article

2013

Hillger, D.W., T. Kopp, T. Lee, D.T. Lindsey, C. Seaman, S.D. Miller, J. Solbrig, S.Q. Kidder, S. Bachmeier, T. Jasmin, and T. Rink, 2013: First-Light Imagery from Suomi NPP VIIRS, Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 94, 1019-1029. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/BAMS-D-12-00097.1

Publication Type: Journal Article

Cao, C., X. Xiong, S. Blonski, Q. Liu, S. Uprety, X. Shao, Y. Bai, F. Weng,, (2013), Suomi NPP VIIRS sensor data record verification, validation, and long-term performance monitoring, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 118, 11,664-11,678, doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jgrd.50885

Publication Type: Journal Article

Smith, R.A., C.D. Kummerow, 2013: A Comparison of in situ, reanalysis, and satellite water budgets over the Upper Colorado River Basin, J. Hydrometeor, 14, 888-905. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/JHM-D-12-0119.1

Publication Type: Journal Article

Matrosov S. Y., Cifelli R. C. and Gochis D., 2013: Measurements of Heavy Convective Rainfall in the Presence of Hail in Flood-Prone Areas Using an X-Band Polarimetric Radar, J. Appl. Meteor. Climatol., 52, 395-407. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/JAMC-D-12-052.1

Publication Type: Journal Article

Liang, X., and A. Ignatov, (2013), AVHRR, MODIS, and VIIRS radiometric stability and consistency in SST bands, J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, 118, 3161-3171, doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jgrc.20205

Publication Type: Journal Article

Slade, S. A., and E. D. Maloney, 2013: A Statistical Prediction Model for East Pacific and Atlantic Tropical Cyclone Genesis, Mon. Wea. Rev., 141, 1925-1942. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/MWR-D-12-00268.1

Publication Type: Journal Article

Kuciauskas, A. J. Solbrig, T. Lee, J. Hawkins, S. D. Miller, M. Surratt, K. Richardson, R. Bankert, and J. Kent, 2013: New satellite meteorology technology unveiled, Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 94, 1824-1825. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/BAMS-D-13-00007.1

Publication Type: Journal Article

Sapiano, M. R. P., Berg, W. K., McKague, D. S., and Kummerow, C. D.,, Towards an intercalibrated fundamental climate data record of the SSM/I sensors, Geoscience and Remote Sensing, IEEE Transactions on, vol.51, no.3, pp.1492,1503, March 2013 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/TGRS.2012.2206601

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Knaff, J.A., M. DeMaria, C.R. Sampson, J.E. Peak, J. Cummings, W.H. Schubert, 2013: Upper oceanic energy response to tropical cyclone passage, J. Climate, 26, 2631-2650. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/JCLI-D-12-00038.1

Publication Type: Journal Article

Setvak M., Bedka K.M., Lindsey D. T., Sokol A., Charvat Z., Stastka J. and Wang P. K., A-Train observations of deep convective storm tops, Atmospheric Research, Volume 123, 1 April 2013, Pages 229-248, ISSN 0169-8095, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.atmosres.2012.06.020.

Publication Type: Journal Article

Li, X., J.A. Zhang, X. Yang, G. Pichel, M. DeMaria, D. Long, Z. Li, 2013: Tropical cyclone morphology from spaceborne synthetic aperture radar, Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 94, 215-230. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/BAMS-D-11-00211.1

Publication Type: Journal Article

Toth, G. D.W. Hillger, A philatelic history of climate change, Weatherwise; (Jul-Aug 2013), p. 34

Publication Type: Journal Article

Noh, Y. J., C. J. Seaman, T. H. Vonder Haar, G. Liu, 2013: In situ aircraft measurements of water content profiles in various midlatitude mixed-phase clouds, J. Appl. Meteor. Climatol., 52, 269-279. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/JAMC-D-11-0202.1

Publication Type: Journal Article

Benedict J., Maloney E. D., Frierson D. M., Donner L. and Sobel A. H., 2013: Tropical intraseasonal variability in version 3 of the GFDL atmosphere model, J. Climate, 26, 426-449. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/JCLI-D-12-00103.1

Publication Type: Journal Article

Wang, M., S. Son, Y. Zhang, & W. Shi, Estimation of water radiance contribution at the MODIS SWIR 1240 nm band for China's inland Lake Taihu, Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing, IEEE Journal of, vol.6, no.6, pp.2505,2516, Dec. 2013 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/JSTARS.2013.2243820

Publication Type: Journal Article

Sharma, N., M.M. Ali, J.A. Knaff, and P. Chand, (2013), A soft-computing cyclone intensity prediction scheme for the Western North Pacific Ocean, Atmosph. Sci. Lett., 14: 187-192. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/asl2.438

Publication Type: Journal Article

Grasso L. D., Hillger D. W., Schaaf C, Brummer R. L. and DeMaria R. T., Use of MODIS 16 day albedo values in the generation of synthetic GOES-R natural color imagery, J. Appl. Remote Sens. 7(1), 073584 (Feb 22, 2013). doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1117/1.JRS.7.073584

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Walther, A., A. K. Heidinger, and S. Miller, (2013), The expected performance of cloud optical and microphysical properties derived from Suomi NPP VIIRS day/night band lunar reflectance, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 118, 13,230-13,240, doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/2013JD020478

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Solbrig, J. E., T. F. Lee, and S. D. Miller, (2013), Advances in remote sensing: imaging the Earth by moonlight, Eos Trans. AGU, 94(40), 349 - http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/2013EO400001/abstract

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Wang, M, X. Liu, L. Tan, L. Jiang, S. Son, W. Shi, K. Rausch, and K. Voss, (2013), Impacts of VIIRS SDR performance on ocean color products, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 118, 10,347-10,360, doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jgrd.50793

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Zhang, M., M. Zupanski, M.-J. Kim, J.A. Knaff, 2013: Assimilating AMSU-A radiances in the TC Core Area with NOAA Operational HWRF (2011) and a Hybrid Data Assimilation System: Danielle (2010), Mon. Wea. Rev., 141, 3889-3907. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/MWR-D-12-00340.1

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Ware, R., D. Cimini, E. Campos, G. Giuliana, S. Albers, M. Nelson, S.E. Koch, P. Joe, and S. Cober, Thermodynamic and liquid profiling during the 2010 Winter Olympics, Atmospheric Research, Volumes 132-133, October-November 2013, Pages 278-290, ISSN 0169-8095, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.atmosres.2013.05.019.

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