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Scientific Publications
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Hurricane Research Division personnel


    2014

    • Aberson, S.D. A climatological baseline for assessing the skill of tropical cyclone phase forecasts. Weather and Forecasting, 29(1):122-129, doi:10.1175/WAF-D-12-00130.1 2014

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    • Bell, G.D., C.W. Landsea, S.B. Goldenberg, R.J. Pasch, E.S. Blake, J. Schemm, and T.B. Kimberlain. The tropics: Atlantic basin. In State of the Climate in 2013, J. Blunden and D.S. Arndt (eds.). Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 95(7):S86-S90, 2014
    • DeHart, J.C., R.A. Houze, and R.F. Rogers. Quadrant distribution of tropical cyclone inner-core kinematics in relation to environmental shear. Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, 71(7):2713-2732, doi:10.1175/JAS-D-13-0298.1 2014

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    • Dunion, J.P., C.D. Thorncroft, and C.S. Velden. The tropical cyclone diurnal cycle of mature hurricanes. Monthly Weather Review, 142(10):3900-3919, doi:10.1175/MWR-D-13-00191.1 2014

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    • Gall, R., F. Toepfer, F. Marks, E.N. Rappaport, A. Aksoy, S. Aberson, J.W. Bao, M. Bender, S. Benjamin, L. Bernardet, M. Biswas, B. Brown, J. Cangialosi, C. Davis, M. DeMaria, J. Doyle, M. Fiorino, J. Franklin, I. Ginis, S. Gopalakrishnan, T. Hamill, R. Hodur, H.S. Kim, J. Knaff, T. Krishnamurti, P. Kucera, Y. Kwon, W. Lapenta, N. Lett, S. Lord, T. Marchok, E. Mifflin, M. Morin, K. Musgrave, L. Nance, C. Reynolds, V. Tallapragada, H. Tolman, R. Torn, G. Vandenberghe, T. Vukicevic, X. Wang, Y. Weng, J. Whittaker, R. Yablonsky, D.-L. Zhang, F. Zhang, J. Zhang, X. Zhang, and D.A. Delinsky. Hurricane Forecast Improvement Project: 2013 HFIP R&D activities summary—Recent results and operational implementation. HFIP Technical Report, HFIP2014-2, 50 pp., 2014

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    • Marks, F.D. Advancing tropical cyclone forecasts using aircraft observations. In Monitoring and Prediction of Tropical Cyclones in the Indian Ocean and Climate Change, U.C. Mohanty, M. Mohapatra, O.P. Singh, B.K. Bandyopadhyay, and L.S. Rathore (eds.). Springer Publishing, 169-191, doi:10.1007/978-94-007-7720-0 2014

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    • Ming, J., J.A. Zhang, R.F. Rogers, F.D. Marks, Y. Wang, and N. Cai. Multiplatform observations of boundary layer structure in the outer rainbands of landfalling typhoons. Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences-Atmospheres, 119(13):7799-7814, doi:10.1002/2014JD021637 2014

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    • Nolan, D.S., J.A. Zhang, and E.W. Uhlhorn. On the limits of estimating the maximum wind speeds in hurricanes. Monthly Weather Review, 142(8):2814-2837, doi:10.1175/MWR-D-13-00337.1 2014

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    • Pattanayak, S., U.C. Mohanty, and S.G. Gopalakrishnan. Improvement in track and intensity prediction of Indian seas tropical cyclones with vortex assimilation. In Monitoring and Prediction of Tropical Cyclones in the Indian Ocean and Climate Change, U.C. Mohanty, M. Mohapatra, O.P. Singh, B.K. Bandyopadhyay, and L.S. Rathore (eds.). Springer Publishing, 219-229, doi:10.1007/978-94-007-7720-0 2014

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    • Rio-Berrios, R., T. Vukicevic, and B. Tang. Adopting model uncertainties for tropical cyclone intensity prediction. Monthly Weather Review, 142(1):72-78, doi:10.1175/MWR-D-13-00186.1 2014

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    • Shpund, J., J.A. Zhang, M. Pinsky, and A. Khain. Microphysical structure of the marine boundary layer under strong wind and sea spray formation as seen from a 2-D explicit microphysical model. Part III: Parameterization of height-dependent droplet size distribution. Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, 71(6):1914-1934, doi:10.1175/ JAS-D-12-0201.1 2014

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    • Smith, R.K., M.T. Montgomery, and G.L. Thomsen. Sensitivity of tropical-cyclone models to the surface drag coefficient in different boundary-layer schemes. Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society, 140(680):792-804, doi:10.1002/qj.2057 2014

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    • Thomsen, G.L., M.T. Montgomery, and R.K. Smith. Sensitivity of tropical-cyclone intensification to perturbations in the surface drag coefficient. Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society, 140(679):407-415, doi:10.1002/qj.2048 2014

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    • Uhlhorn, E.W., B.W. Klotz, T. Vukicevic, P.D. Reasor, and R.F. Rogers. Observed hurricane wind speed asymmetries and relationships to motion and environmental shear. Monthly Weather Review, 142(3):1290-1311, doi:10.1175/MWR-D-13-00249.1 2014

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    • van Lier-Walqui, M., T. Vukicevic, and D.J. Posselt Linearization of microphysical parameterization uncertainty using multiplicative process perturbation parameters. Monthly Weather Review, 142(1):401-413, doi:10.1175/MWR-D-13-00076.1 2014

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    • Vukicevic, T., E. Uhlhorn, P. Reasor, and B. Klotz. A novel multiscale intensity metric for evaluation of tropical cyclone intensity forecasts. Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, 71(4):1292-1304, doi:10.1175/JAS-D-13-0153.1 2014

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    • Walsh, E.J., I. PopStefanija, S.Y. Matrosov, J. Zhang, E. Uhlhorn, and B. Klotz. Airborne rain-rate measurement with a wide swath radar altimeter. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 31(4):860-875, doi:10.1175/JTECH-D-13-00111.1 2014

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    • Zhang, B., W. Perrie, J.A. Zhang, E.W. Uhlhorn, and Y. He High-resolution hurricane vector winds from C-band dual-polarization SAR observations. Journal of Oceanic and Atmospheric Technology, 31(2):272-286, doi:10.1175/JTECH-D-13-00006.1 2014

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    • Zhang, J.A., M.T. Montgomery, F.D. Marks, and R.K. Smith. Comments on “Symmetric and asymmetric structures of hurricane boundary layer in coupled atmosphere-wave-ocean models and observations.” Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, 71(7):2782-2785, doi:10.1175/JAS-D-13-0207.1 2014

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