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Hurricane Research Division personnel


    2020

    • Aberson, S.D., and J. Kaplan. The relationship between the Madden-Julian Oscillation and tropical cyclone rapid intensification. Weather and Forecasting, https://doi.org/10.1175/WAF-D-19-0209.1 2020

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    • Alaka, G.J., D. Sheinin, B. Thomas, L. Gramer, Z. Zhang, B. Liu, H.-S. Kim, and A. Mehra. A hydrodynamical atmosphere/ocean coupled modeling system for multiple tropical cyclones. Atmosphere, 11(8):869, https://doi.org/10.3390/atmos11080869 2020

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    • Alford, A.A., J.A. Zhang, M.I. Biggerstaff, P. Dodge, F.D. Marks, and D.J. Bodine. Transition of the hurricane boundary layer during the landfall of Hurricane Irene (2011). Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, https://doi.org/10.1175/JAS-D-19-0290.1 2020

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    • Alvey, G.R., E. Zipser, and J. Zawislak. How does Hurricane Edouard (2014) evolve toward symmetry before rapid intensification? A Cloud-resolving ensemble study. Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, 77(4):1329-1351, https://doi.org/10.1175/JAS-D-18-0355.1 2020

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    • Balaguru, K., G.R. Foltz, L.R. Leung, J. Kaplan, W. Xu, N. Reul, and B. Chapron. Pronounced impact of salinity on rapidly intensifying Atlantic hurricanes. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 101(9):e1497-e1511, https://doi.org/10.1175-BAMS-D-19-0303.1 2020

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    • Bell, G.D., E.S. Blake, C.W. Landsea, M. Rosencrans, H. Wang, S.B. Goldenberg, and R.J. Pasch. The tropics: Tropical cyclones—Atlantic basin. In State of the Climate in 2019, J. Blunden and D.S. Arndt (eds.). Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 101(8):S204-S209, https://doi.org/10.1175/BAMS-D-20-0077.1 2020
    • Bhalachandran, S., D.R. Chavas, F.D. Marks, S. Dubey, A. Shreevastava, and T.N. Krishnamurti. Characterizing the energetics of vortex-scale and sub-vortex-scale asymmetries during tropical cyclone rapid intensity changes. Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, 77(1):315-336, https://doi.org/10.1175/JAS-D-19-0067.1 2020

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    • Biswas, M.K., J.A. Zhang, E. Grell, E. Kalina, K. Newman, L. Bernardet, L. Carson, J. Frimel, and G. Grell. Evaluation of the Grell-Freitas convective scheme in the Hurricane Weather Research and Forecasting (HWRF) model. Weather and Forecasting, 35(3):1017-1033, https://doi.org/10.1175/WAF-D-19-0124.1 2020

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    • Cione, J.J., G.H. Bryan, R. Dobosy, J.A. Zhang, G. de Boer, A. Aksoy, J.B. Wadler, E.A. Kalina, B.A. Dahl, K. Ryan, J. Neuhaus, E. Dumas, F.D. Marks, A.M. Farber, T. Hock, and X. Chen. Eye of the storm: Observing hurricanes with a small Unmanned Aircraft System. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 101(2):E186-E205, https://doi.org/10.1175/BAMS-D-19-0169.1 2020

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    • Cucurull, L., and M.J. Mueller. An analysis of alternatives for the COSMIC-2 constellation in the context of global Observing System Simulation Experiments. Weather and Forecasting, 35(1):51-66, https://doi.org/10.1175/WAF-D-19-0185.1 2020

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    • Dong, J., B. Liu, Z. Zhang, W. Wang, A. Mehra, A.T. Hazelton, H.R. Winterbottom, L. Zhu, K. Wu, C. Zhang, V. Tallapragada, X. Zhang, S. Gopalakrishnan, and F. Marks. The evaluation of real-time Hurricane Analysis and Forecast System (HAFS) Stand-Alone Regional (SAR) model performance in 2019 Atlantic hurricane season. Atmosphere, 11(6):617, https://doi.org/10.3390/atmos11060617 2020

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    • Fan, S., B. Zhang, A.A. Mouche, W. Perrie, and J.A. Zhang. Estimation of wind direction in tropical cyclones using C-band dual-polarization synthetic aperture radar. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 58(2):1450-1462, https://doi.org/10.1109/TGRS.2019.2946885 2020

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    • Fischer, M.S., R.F. Rogers, and P.D. Reasor. The rapid intensification and eyewall replacement cycles of Hurricane Irma (2017). Monthly Weather Review, 148(3):981-1004, https://doi.org/10.1175/MWR-D-19-0184.1 2020

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    • Guimond, S.R., P.D. Reasor, G.M. Heymsfield, and M.M. McLinden. The dynamics of vortex Rossby waves and secondary eyewall development in Hurricane Matthew (2016): New insights from radar measurements. Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, 77(7):2349-2374, https://doi.org/10.1175/JAS-D-19-0284.1 2020

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    • Hazelton, A.T., X. Zhang, S. Gopalakrishnan, W. Ramstrom, F. Marks, and J.A. Zhang. High-resolution ensemble HFV3 forecasts of Hurricane Michael (2018): Rapid intensification in shear. Monthly Weather Review, 148(5):2009-2032, https://doi.org/10.1175/MWR-D-19-0275.1 2020

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    • Hendee, J., N. Amornthammarong, L. Gramer, and A. Gomez. A novel low-cost, high-precision sea temperature sensor for coral reef monitoring. Bulletin of Marine Science, 96(1):97-110, https://doi.org/10.5343/bms.2019.0050 2020

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    • Hristova-Veleva, S., P.P. Li, B. Knosp, Q. Vu, F.J. Turk, W.L. Poulsen, Z. Haddad, B. Lambrigtsen, B.W. Stiles, T.-P. Shen, N. Niamsuwan, S. Tanelli, O. Sy, E.-K. Seo, H. Su, D.G. Vane, Y. Chao, P.S. Callahan, R.S. Dunbar, M. Montgomery, M. Boothe, V. Tallapragada, S. Trahan, A.J. Wimmers, R. Holz, J.S. Reid, F. Marks, T. Vukicevic, S. Bhalachandran, H. Leighton, S. Gopalakrishnan, A. Navarro, and F.J. Tapiador. An eye on the storm: Integrating a wealth of data for quickly advancing the physical understanding and forecasting of tropical cyclones. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, https://doi.org/10.1175/BAMS-D-19-0020.1 2020

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    • Johns, E.M., R. Lumpkin, N.F. Putman, R.H. Smith, F.E. Muller-Karger, D. Rueda-Roa, C. Hu, M. Wang, M.T. Brooks, L.J. Gramer, and F. E. Werner. The establishment of a pelagic Sargassum population in the tropical Atlantic: Biological consequences of a basin-scale long distance dispersal event. Progress in Oceanography, 182:102269, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pocean.2020.102269 2020

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    • Ko, M.-C., F.D. Marks, G.J. Alaka, and S.G. Gopalakrishnan. Evaluation of Hurricane Harvey (2017) rainfall in deterministic and probabilistic HWRF forecasts. Atmosphere, 11(6):666, https://doi.org/10.3390/atmos11060666 2020

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    • Kren, A.C., L. Cucurull, and H. Wang. Addressing the sensitivity of forecast impact to flight path design for targeted observations of extratropical winter storms: A demonstration in an OSSE framework. Meteorological Applications, 27(4):e1942, https://doi.org/10.1002/met.1942 2020

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    • Leighton, H., R. Black, X. Zhang, F.D. Marks, and S.G. Gopalakrishnan. Ice particle size distribution from composites of microphysics observations collected in tropical cyclones. Geophysical Research Letters, 47(15):e2020GL088762, https://doi.org/10.1029/2020GL088762 2020

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    • Li, J., J. Li, C. Velden, P. Wang, T.J. Schmit, and J. Sippel. Impact of rapid‐scan‐based dynamical information from GOES‐16 on HWRF hurricane forecasts. Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 125(3):e2019JD031647, https://doi.org/10.1029/2019JD031647 2020

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    • Liu, Q., X. Zhang, M. Tong, Z. Zhang, B. Liu, W. Wang, L. Zhu, B. Zhang, X. Xu, S. Trahan, L. Bernardet, A. Mehra, and V. Tallapragada. Vortex initialization in the NCEP operational hurricane models. Atmosphere, 11(9):968, https://doi.org/10.3390/atmos11090968 2020

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    • McFarquhar, G.M., E. Smith, E.A. Pillar-Little, K. Brewster, P.B. Hilson, T.R. Lee, S. Waugh, N. Yussouf, X. Wang, M. Xue, G. de Boer, J.A. Gibbs, C. Fiebrich, B. Baker, J. Brotzge, F. Carr, H. Christophersen, M. Fengler, P. Hall, T. Hock, A. Houston, R. Huck, J. Jacob, R. Palmer, P.K. Quinn, M. Wagner, Y. Zhang, and D. Hawk. Current and future uses of UAS for improved forecasts/warnings and scientific studies. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 101(8):e1322-1328, https://doi.org/10.1175/BAM-D-20-0015.1 2020
    • Mueller, M.J., A.C. Kren, L. Cucurull S.P.F. Casey, R.N. Hoffman, R. Atlas, and T.R. Peevey. Impact of refractivity profiles from a proposed GNSS-RO constellation on tropical cyclone forecasts in a global modeling system. Monthly Weather Review, 148(7):3037-3057, https://doi.org./10.1175/MWR-D-19-0360.1 2020

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    • Ren, Y., J.A. Zhang, J.L. Vigh, P. Zhu, H. Liu, X. Wang, and J.B. Wadler. An observational study of the symmetric boundary layer structure and tropical cyclone intensity. Atmosphere, 11(2):158, https://doi.org/10.3390/atmos11020158 2020

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    • Rogers, R.F., P.D. Reasor, J.A. Zawislak, and L.T. Nguyen. Precipitation processes and vortex alignment during intensification of a weak tropical cyclone in moderate vertical shear. Monthly Weather Review, 148(5):1899-1929, https://doi.org/10.1175/MWR-D-19-0315.1 2020

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    • Stechman, D.M., G.M. McFarquar, R.M. Rauber, B.F. Jewett, and R.A. Black. Composite in situ microphysical analysis of all spiral vertical profiles executed within BAMEX and PECAN mesoscale convective systems. Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, 77(7):2541-2565, https://doi.org/10.1175/JAS-D-19-0317.1 2020

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    • Stow, J.P., M.A. Bourassa, and H.M. Holbach. Analyzing gaps and hurricane rain coverage to inform NASA satellite proposals. Remote Sensing, 12(17):2673, https://doi.org/10.3390/rs12172673 2020

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    • Tymochko, S., E. Munch, J. Dunion, K. Corbosiero, and R. Torn. Using persistent homology to quantify a diurnal cycle in hurricanes. Pattern Recognition Letters, 133:137-143, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.patrec.2020.02.022 2020

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    • Wang, X., H. Jiang, J.A. Zhang, and K Peng. Satellite-observed warm-core structure in relation to tropical cyclone intensity change. Atmospheric Research, 240:104931, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.atmosres.2020.104931 2020

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    • Wick, G.A., J.P. Dunion, P.G. Black, J.R. Walker, R.D. Torn, A.C. Kren, A. Aksoy, H. Christophersen, L. Cucurull, B. Dahl, J.M. English, K. Friedman, T.R. Peevey, K. Sellwood, J.A. Sippel, V. Tallapragada, J. Taylor, H. Wang, R.E. Hood, and P. Hall. NOAA’s Sensing Hazards with Operational Unmanned Technology (SHOUT) Experiment: Observations and forecast impacts. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 101(7):E698-E987, https://doi.org/10.1175/BAMS-D-18-0257.1 2020

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    • Worku, L.Y., A. Mekonnen, and C.J. Schreck. The impact of MJO, Kelvin, and equatorial Rossby waves on the diurnal cycle over the maritime continent. Atmosphere, 11:711, https://doi.org/10.3390/atmos11070711 2020

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    • Zawislak, J. Global survey of precipitation properties observed during tropical cyclogenesis and their differences compared to nondeveloping disturbances. Monthly Weather Review, 148(4):1585-1606, https://doi.org/10.1175/MWR-D-18-0407.1 2020

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    • Zeng, X., R. Atlas, R.J. Birk, F.H. Carr, M.J. Carrier, L. Cucurull, W.H. Hooke, E. Kalnay, R. Murtugudde, D.J. Posselt, J.L. Russell, D.P. Tyndall, R.A. Weller, and F. Zhang. Use of Observing System Simulation Experiments in the United States. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 101(8):e1427-e1438, https://doi.org/10.1175/BAMS-D-19-0155.1 2020

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    • Zhang, J.A., J.P. Dunion, and D.S. Nolan. In situ observations of the diurnal variation in the boundary layer of mature hurricanes. Geophysical Research Letters, 47(3):e2019GL086206, https://doi.org/10.1029/2019GL086206 2020

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    • Zhao, Z., P.W. Chan, N. Wu, J.A. Zhang, and K.K. Hon. Aircraft observations of turbulent characteristics in the tropical cyclone boundary layer. Boundary-Layer Meteorology, 174(3):493-511, https://doi.org/10.1007/s10546-019-00487-8 2020

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    • Zou, Z., S. Li, J. Huang, P. Li, J. Song, J.A. Zhang, and Z. Wan. Atmospheric boundary layer turbulence in the presence of swell: Turbulent kinetic energy budget, Monin-Obukhov similarity theory and inertial dissipation method. Journal of Physical Oceanography, 50(5):1213-1225, https://doi.org/10.1175/JPO-D-19-0136.1 2020

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