CIRA Publications

2011

Shi W. and Wang M., Satellite observations of environmental changes from Tonga Volcano eruption in the southern tropical pacific, International Journal of Remote Sensing, Vol. 32, Iss. 20, 2011, doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/01431161.2010.507679

Knaff J., DeMaria M., Molenar D. A., Sampson C. R. and Seybold M.G., 2011: An automated, objective, multi-satellite platform tropical cyclone surface wind analysis, J. Appl. Meteor. Climatol., 50, 2149-2166. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/2011JAMC2673.1

Goswami B., Mani N., Mukhopadhyay P., Waliser D., Benedict J., Maloney E. D. and Khairoutdinov M., (2011), Monsoon intraseasonal oscillations as simulated by the superparameterized community atmospheric model, J. Geophys. Res., 116, D22104, doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2011JD015948

Small R. J., Xie Shang-Ping, Maloney E. D., de Szoeke S. P. and Miyama T., Intraseasonal Variability in the far-east Pacific: Investigation of the role of air-sea coupling in a regional coupled model, Climate Dynamics, March 2011, Volume 36, Issue 5-6, pp 867-890 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00382-010-0786-2

Shi W. and Wang M., (2011), Satellite observations of asymmetrical physical and biological responses to Hurricane Earl, Geophys. Res. Lett., 38, L04607, doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2010GL046574

Zupanski D., Zupanski M., Grasso L. D., Brummer R. L., Jankov I, Lindsey D. T., Sengupta M. and DeMaria M., Assimilating synthetic GOES-R radiances in cloudy conditions using an ensemble-based method, International Journal of Remote Sensing, Vol. 32, Iss. 24, 2011, doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/01431161.2011.572094

Bauer P., Auligne T., Bell W., Geer A., Guidard V., Heilliette S., Kazumori M., Kim M. -J., Liu E., McNally A. P., Macpherson B., Renshaw R. and Riishojgaard L., (2011), Status of satellite cloud and precipitation assimilation at operational NWP centres, Q.J.R. Meteorol. Soc., 137: 1934-1951. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/qj.905

Wang M., Shi W. and Tang J., Water property monitoring and assessment for China's inland Lake Taihu from MODIS-Aqua measurements, Remote Sensing of Environment, Volume 115, Issue 3, 15 March 2011, Pages 841-854, ISSN 0034-4257, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.rse.2010.11.012

Dash P., Ignatov A., Martin M., Donlon C., Brasnett B., Reynolds R. W., Banzon V., Beggs H., Cayula J., Chao Y., Grumbine R., Maturi E., Harris A., Mittaz J., Sapper J., Chin T., Vasquez J., Armstrong E., Cummings J., Piolle J., Autret E., Roberts-Jones, Group for High Resolution SST (GHRSST) analysis fields inter comparisons: Part 2: Near real-time web-based level 4 SST Quality Monitor (L4-SQUAM), Deep Sea Research Part II: Topical Studies in Oceanography, Volumes 77-80, 15 November 2012, Pages 31-43, ISSN 0967-0645, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.dsr2.2012.04.002

Kummerow C., Ringerud M. A., Crook J., Randel D. and Berg W., 2011: An observationally generated A-Priori database for microwave rainfall retrievals, J. Atmos. Oceanic Technol., 28, 113-130. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/2010JTECHA1468.1

Zupanski D., Zhang S. Q., Zupanski M., Hou A. Y. and Cheung S. H., 2011: A Prototype WRF-Based Ensemble Data Assimilation System for Dynamically Downscaling Satellite Precipitation Observations, J. Hydrometeor, 12, 118-134. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/2010JHM1271.1

Lavanant L., Fourrie N., Gambacorta A., Grieco G., Heilliette S., Hilton F., Kim M. -J., McNally A. P., Nishihata H., Pavelin E. G. and Rabier F., (2011), Comparison of cloud products within IASI footprints for the assimilation of cloudy radiance, Q.J.R. Meteorol. Soc., 137: 1988-2003. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/qj.917

Knaff J., Sampson B., Fitzpatrick P, Jin Y. and Hill C, 2011: Simple diagnosis of tropical cyclone structure via pressure gradients, Wea. Forecasting, 26, 1020-1031. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/WAF-D-11-00013.1

Hillger D. W., Grasso L. D., Miller S., Brummer R. L. and DeMaria R. T., Synthetic advanced baseline imager true-color imagery, J. Appl. Remote Sens. 5(1), 053520 (April 26, 2011). doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1117/1.3576112

Landu K. and Maloney E. D., Understanding intraseasonal variability in an aquaplanet GCM, J. Meteor. Soc. Japan, Vol. 89 (2011) No. 3 P 195-210, doi: http://doi.org/10.2151/jmsj.2011-302

Wang N. and Li J., Geometric properties of the icosahedral-hexagonal grid on the two-sphere, SIAM J. Sci. Comput., 33(5), 2536-2559, doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1137/090761355

Hannah W. M. and Maloney E. D., 2011: The role of moisture-convection feedbacks in simulating the Madden-Julian oscillation, J. Climate, 24, 2754-2770. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/2011JCLI3803.1

Hale R. C., Gallo K. P., Tarpley D. and Yu Y., (2011), Characterization of in situ locations for calibration/validation of satellite-derived land surface temperature data, Remote Sensing Letters, 2:1, 41-50, doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/01431161.2010.490569

2010

Chen Y., Han Y., van Delst P. and Weng F., (2010), On water vapor Jacobian in fast radiative transfer model, J. Geophys. Res., 115, D12303, doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2009JD013379

Xu F. and Ignatov A., (2010), Evaluation of in situ SSTs for use in the calibration and validation of satellite retrievals, J. Geophys. Res., 115, C09022, doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2010JC006129

Seaman C. J., Sengupta M. and Vonder Haar T. H., (2010), Mesoscale satellite data assimilation: impact of cloud-affected infrared observations on a cloud-free initial model state, Tellus A, 62: 298-318. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1600-0870.2010.00436.x

Moninger W. R., Benjamin S. G., Jamison B. D., Schlatter T. W., Smith T.S. and Szoke E. J., 2010: Evaluation of regional aircraft observations using TAMDAR, Wea. Forecasting, 25, 627-645. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/2009WAF2222321.1

Fromm M., Lindsey D. T., Servranckx R., Yue G., Trickl T., Sica R., Doucet P. and Godin-Beekmann S., 2010: The untold story of pyrocumulonimbus, Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 91, 1193-1209. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/2010BAMS3004.1

Baker D. F., Basch H., Doney S. C. and Schimel D. S., Carbon source/sink information provided by column CO2 measurements from the Orbiting Carbon Observatory, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 10, 4145-4165, doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.5194/acp-10-4145-2010, 2010

Goni, G. J, J.A. Knaff, I-I. Lin, 2010: TC heat potential (TCHP), Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 91, s1-s222. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/BAMS-91-7-StateoftheClimate

Sobel A. H., Maloney E. D., Bellon G. and Frierson D. M., (2010), Surface fluxes and tropical intraseasonal variability: A reassessment, J. Adv. Model. Earth Syst., 2, 2, doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.3894/JAMES.2010.2.2

Chand D., Hegg D. A., Wood R., Shaw G. E., Wallace D. and Covert D.S., Source attribution of climatically important aerosol properties measured at Paposo (Chile) during VOCALS, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 10, 10789-10801, doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.5194/acp-10-10789-2010, 2010

Grasso L. D., Sengupta M. and DeMaria M., Comparison between observed and synthetic 6.5 and 10.7 um GOES-12 imagery of thunderstorms, International Journal of Remote Sensing, Vol. 31, Iss. 3, 2010, doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/01431160902894483

Johnson R. H., Ciesielski P. E., Newman A. J. and L'Ecuyer T. S., 2010: Diurnal cycle of convection during the 2004 North American Monsoon Experiment, J. Climate, 23, 1060-1078. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/2009JCLI3275.1

Jiang H., Feingold G. and Sorooshain A., 2010: Effect of aerosol on the susceptibility and efficiency of precipitation in warm trade cumulus clouds, J. Atmos. Sci., 67, 3525-3540. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/2010JAS3484.1

Kaplan J., DeMaria M. and Knaff J., 2010: A revised tropical cyclone rapid intensification index for the Atlantic and Eastern North Pacific basins, Wea. Forecasting, 25, 220-241. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/2009WAF2222280.1

Dash P., Ignatov A., Kihai Y. and Sapper J., 2010: The SST Quality Monitor (SQUAM), J. Atmos. Oceanic Technol., 27, 1899-1917. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/2010JTECHO756.1

Kulie M. S. , Bennartz R., Greenwald T., Chen Y. and Weng F., 2010: Uncertainties in active and passive microwave remote sensing of frozen precipitation, J. Atmos. Sci., 67, 3471-3487. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/2010JAS3520.1

Angevine W. M., Mauritsen T. and Jiang H., 2010: Performance of an eddy diffusivity-mass flux scheme for shallow cumulus boundary layers, Mon. Wea. Rev., 138, 2895-2912. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/2010MWR3142.1

Benjamin S. G., Jamison B. D., Moninger W. R., Sahm S. R., Schwartz B. E. and Schlatter T. W., 2010: Relative short-range forecase impact from aircraft, profiler, radiosonde, VAD, GPS-PW, METAR and mesonet observations within hourly assimilation in the RUC, Mon. Wea. Rev., 138, 1319-1343. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/2009MWR3097.1

Carrio G. G., Cotton W. R. and Cheng W. Y., Effects of the Urban growth of Houston on convection and precipitation: Part I: The August 2000 case, Atmospheric Research, Volume 96, Issue 4, June 2010, Pages 560-574, ISSN 0169-8095, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.atmosres.2010.01.005

Knaff J., Courtney J., Gallina G. M., Beven J. and Brown Daniel P., 2010: An evaluation of Dvorak technique-based tropical cyclone intensity estimates, Wea. Forecasting, 25, 1362-1379. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/2010WAF2222375.1

Mack L. A., Levin E. J. T., Kreidenweis S. M., Obrist D., Moosmaller H. S., Lewis K. A., Arnott W. P., McMeeking G. R., Sullivan A. P., Wold C. E., Hao W. M., Collett J. L. Jr. and Malm W. C., Optical closure experiments for biomass smoke aerosols, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 10, 9017-9026, doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.5194/acp-10-9017-2010, 2010.

Schumacher R. S., Lindsey D. T., Schumacher A. B., Braun J. J., Miller S. D. and Demuth J. L., 2010: Multidisciplinary analysis of an unusual tornado: Meteorology, climatology, and the communication and interpretation of warnings, Wea. Forecasting, 25, 1412-1429. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/2010WAF2222396.1

Doesken N. and Reges H., The value of the citizen weather observer, Weatherwise, Vol. 63, Iss. 6, 2010, doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00431672.2010.519607

Conte D., Moscatello A., Albers S. C., Levizzani V. and Miglietta M. M., A GIS approach to ingest Meteosat Second Generation data into the Local Analysis and Prediction System, Environmental Modelling & Software, Volume 25, Issue 10, October 2010, Pages 1064-1074, ISSN 1364-8152, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.envsoft.2010.03.023

Liang X. and Ignatov A., 2010: Monitoring of IR clear-sky radiances over oceans for SST (MICROS), J. Atmos. Oceanic Technol., 28, 1228-1242. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/JTECH-D-10-05023.1

Finch Z. O. and Johnson R. H., 2010: Observational analysis of an upper-level inverted trough during the 2004 North American Monsoon Experiment, Mon. Wea. Rev., 138, 3540-3555. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/2010MWR3369.1

Pagowski M., Grell G. A., McKeen S. A., Peckham S. E. and Devenyi D., (2010), Three-dimensional variational data assimilation of ozone and fine particulate matter observations. Some results using the Weather Research and Forecasting Chemistry model and Gridpoint Statistical Interpolation, Q.J.R. Meteorol. Soc., 136: 2013-2024. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/qj.700

Setvak M., Lindsey D. T., Novak P., Wang P. K., Radova M., Grasso L. D., Kerkmann J., Su S.-H., Rabin R. M. , Stastka J. and Charvat Z., Satellite-observed cold-ring-shaped features atop deep convective clouds, Atmospheric Research, Volume 97, Issues 1-2, July 2010, Pages 80-96, ISSN 0169-8095, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.atmosres.2010.03.009

Lindsey D. T., Miller S. D. and Grasso L. D., 2010: The impacts of the 9 April 2009 dust and smoke on convection, Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 91, 991-995. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/2010BAMS2964.1

Lakhankar T., Jones A. S., Combs C. L., Sengupta M., Vonder Haar T. H. and Khanbilvardi D. R., Analysis of large scale spatial variability of soil moisture using a geostatistical method, Sensors 2010, 10(1), 913-932; doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/s100100913

Shi W. and Wang M., (2010), Characterization of global ocean turbidity from MODIS ocean color observations, J. Geophys. Res., 115, C11022, doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2010JC006160

Djlalova I., Wilczak J. M., McKeen S. A., Grell G. A., Peckham S. E., Pagowski M., Delle Monache L., McQueen J., Lee P., Tang Y., McHenry J. N., Gong W. M., Bouchet V. and Mathur R., Ensemble and bias-correction techniques for air-quality model forecasts of surface O3 and PM2.5 during the TEXAQS-II Experiment of 2006, Atmospheric Environment, Volume 44, Issue 4, February 2010, Pages 455-467, ISSN 1352-2310, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.atmosenv.2009.11.007

Ito T., Woloszyn M. and Mazloff M., Anthropogenic carbon dioxide transport in the Southern Ocean driven by Ekman flow, Nature 463, 80-83 (7 January 2010), doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nature08687

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