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Scientific Publications
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Hurricane Research Division personnel


    2022

    • Aksoy, A., J.J. Cione, B.A. Dahl, and P.D. Reasor. Tropical cyclone data assimilation with Coyote uncrewed aircraft system observations, very frequent cycling, and a new online quality control technique. Monthly Weather Review, 150(4):797-829, https://doi.org/10.1175/MWR-D-21-0124.1 2022

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    • Alaka, G.J. Jr., X. Zhang, and S.G. Gopalakrishnan. High-definition hurricanes: Improving forecasts with storm-following nests. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 103(3):E680-E703, https://doi.org/10.1175/BAMS-D-20-0134.1 2022

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    • Alvey, G.R., M. Fischer, P. Reasor, J. Zawislak, and R. Rogers. Observed processes underlying the favorable vortex repositioning early in the development of Dorian (2019). Monthly Weather Review, 150(1):253-273, https://doi.org/10.1175/MWR-D-21-0069.1 2022

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    • Barron, N.R., A.C. Didlake, and P.D. Reasor. Statistical analysis of convective updrafts in tropical cyclone rainbands observed by airborne Doppler radar. Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 127(6):e2021JD035718, https://doi.org/10.1029/2021JD035718 2022

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    • Casey, S.P.F., and L. Cucurull. The impact of data latency on operational global weather forecasting. Weather and Forecasting, 37(7):1211-1220, https://doi.org/10.1175/WAF-D-21-0149.1 2022

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    • Chen, S., F. Qiao, J.A. Zhang, Y. Xue, H. Ma, and S. Chen. Observed drag coefficient asymmetry in a tropical cyclone. Journal of Geophysical Research-Oceans, 127(9):e2021JC018360, https://doi.org/10.1029/2021JC018360 2022

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    • Chen, X., G.H. Bryan, A. Hazelton, F.D. Marks, and P. Fitzpatrick. Evaluation and improvement of TKE-based eddy-diffusivity mass-flux (EDMF) planetary boundary layer scheme in hurricane conditions. Weather and Forecasting, 37(6):935-951, https://doi.org/10.1175/WAF-D-21-0168.1 2022

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    • DeMaria, M.D., J.L. Franklin, R. Zelinsky, D.A. Zelinsky, M.J. Onderlinde, J.A. Knaff, S.N. Stevenson, J. Kaplan, K.D. Musgrave, G. Chirokova, and C.R. Sampson. The National Hurricane Center tropical cyclone model guidance suite. Weather and Forecasting, https://doi.org/10.1175/WAF-D-22-0039.1 2022

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    • Dobbelaere, T., D.M. Holstein, E.M. Muller, L.J. Gramer, L. McEachron, S.D. Williams, and E. Hanert. Connecting the dots: Transmission of stony coral tissue loss disease from the Marquesas to the Dry Tortugas. Frontiers in Marine Science, 9:778938, https://doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2022.778938 2022

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    • Fischer, M.S., P.D. Reasor, R.F. Rogers, and J.F. Gamache. An analysis of tropical cyclone vortex and convective characteristics in relation to storm intensity using a novel airborne Doppler radar database. Monthly Weather Review, 150(9):2255-2278, https://doi.org/10.1175/MWR-D-21-0223.1 2022

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    • Foltz, G.R., C. Zhang, C. Meinig, J.A. Zhang, and D. Zhang. An unprecedented view inside a hurricane. EOS, 103(7):22-28, https://doi.org/10.1029/2022EO220228 2022
    • Gramer, L.J., J.A. Zhang, G. Alaka, A. Hazelton, and S. Gopalakrishnan. Coastal downwelling intensifies landfalling hurricanes. Geophysical Research Letters, 49(13):e2021GL096630 , https://doi.org/10.1029/2021GL096630 2022

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    • Hazelton, A., J.A. Zhang, and S.G. Gopalakrishnan. Comparison of the performance of the observation-based hybrid EDMF and EDMF-TKE PBL schemes in 2020 tropical cyclone forecasts from the Global-nested Hurricane Analysis and Forecast System. Weather and Forecasting, 37(4):457-476, https://doi.org/10.1175/WAF-D-21-0124.1 2022

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    • Hazelton, A., K. Gao, M. Bender, L. Cowan, G.J. Alaka Jr., A. Kaltenbaugh, L. Gramer, X. Zhang, L. Harris, T. Marchok, M. Morin, A. Mehra, Z. Zhang, B. Liu, and F. Marks. Performance of 2020 real-time Atlantic hurricane forecasts from high-resolution global-nested hurricane models: HAFS-globalnest and GFDL T-SHiELD. Weather and Forecasting, 37(1):143-161, https://doi.org/10.1175/WAF-D-21-0102.1 2022

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    • Joe, P., J. Sun, N. Yussouf, S. Goodman, M. Riemer, K.C. Gouda, B. Golding, R. Rogers, G. Isaac, J. Wilson, P.-W.P. Li, V. Wulfmeyer, K. Elmore, J. Onvlee, P. Chong, and J. Ladue. Predicting the weather: A partnership of observation scientists and forecasters. In Toward the “Perfect” Weather Warning: Bridging Disciplinary Gaps through Partnership and Communication, B. Golding (ed.). Springer Publishing, 201-254 , https://doi.org/10.1007/ 978-3-030-98989-7_7 2022

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    • Li, X., Z. Pu, J.A. Zhang, and G.D. Emmitt. Combined assimilation of Doppler wind lidar and tail Doppler radar data over a hurricane inner core for improved hurricane prediction with the NCEP regional HWRF system. Remote Sensing, 14(10):2367, https://doi.org/10.3390/rs14102367 2022

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    • Liu, C., X. Li, J. Song, Z. Zou, J. Huang, J.A. Zhang, G. Jie, and J. Wang. Characteristics of the marine atmospheric boundary layer under the influence of ocean surface waves. Journal of Physical Oceanography, 52(6):1261-1276, https://doi.org/10.1175/JPO-D-21-0164.1 2022

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    • Ming J., R. Liu, J.A. Zhang, and R.F. Rogers. The shear-relative variation of inflow angle and its relationship to tropical cyclone intensification. Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 127(16):e2022JD037280, https://doi.org/10.1029/2022JD037280 2022

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    • Poterjoy, J. Implications of multivariate non-Gaussian data assimilation for multiscale weather prediction. Monthly Weather Review, 150(6):1475-1493, https://doi.org/10.1175/MWR-D-21-0228.1 2022

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    • Romdhani, O., J.A. Zhang, and M. Momen. Characterizing the impact of turbulence closures on real hurricane forecasts: A comprehensive joint assessment of grid resolution, turbulence models, and horizontal mixing length. Journal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems, 14(9):e2021MS002796, https://doi.org/10.1029/2021MS002796 2022

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    • Rosencrans, M., E.S. Blake, C.W. Landsea, H. Wang, S.B. Goldenberg, and R.J. Pasch. The tropics: Atlantic basin. In State of the Climate in 2021, J. Blunden and T. Boyer (eds.). Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 103(8):S219-227, https://doi.org/10.1175/BAMS-D-22-0069.1 2022
    • Schwartz, C.S., J. Poterjoy, G.S. Romine, D.C. Dowell, J.R. Carley, and J. Bresch. Short-term convection-allowing ensemble precipitation forecast sensitivity to resolution of initial condition perturbations and central initial states. Weather and Forecasting, 37(7):1259-1286, https://doi.org/10.1175/WAF-D-21-0165.1 2022

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    • Scott, S.R., J.P. Dunion, M.L. Olson, and D.A. Gay. Lead isotopes in North American precipitation record the presence of Saharan dust. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 103(2):E281-E292, https://doi.org/10.1175/BAMS-D-20-0212.1 2022

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    • Sippel, J.A., X. Wu, S.D. Ditchek, V. Tallapragada, and D. Kleist. Impacts of assimilating additional reconnaissance data on operational GFS tropical cyclone forecasts. Weather and Forecasting, 37(9):1615-2796, https://doi.org/10.1175/WAF-D-22-0058.1 2022

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    • Wadler, J.B., J.J. Cione, J.A. Zhang, E.A. Kalina, and J. Kaplan. The effects of environmental wind shear direction on tropical cyclone boundary layer thermodynamics and intensity change from multiple observational datasets. Monthly Weather Review, 150(1):115-134, https://doi.org/10.1175/MWR-D-21-0022.1 2022

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    • Wang, C., G. Zheng, X. Li, Q. Xu, B. Liu, and J.A. Zhang. Tropical cyclone intensity estimation from geostationary satellite imagery using deep convolutional neural networks. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, https://doi.org/10.1109/TGRS.2021.3066299 2022

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    • Wu, Y.-C., M.-J. Yang, and R.F. Rogers. Examining terrain effects on the evolution of precipitation and vorticity of Typhoon Fanapi (2010) after departing the central mountain range on Taiwan. Monthly Weather Review, 150(6):1517-1540, https://doi.org/10.1175/MWR-D-21-0205.1 2022

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    • Zawislak, J., R.F. Rogers, S.D. Aberson, G.J. Alaka, G. Alvey, A. Aksoy, L. Bucci, J. Cione, N. Dorst, J. Dunion, M. Fischer, J. Gamache, S. Gopalakrishnan, A. Hazelton, H.M. Holbach, J. Kaplan, H. Leighton, F. Marks, S.T. Murillo, P. Reasor, K. Ryan, K. Sellwood, J.A. Sippel, and J.A. Zhang. Accomplishments of NOAA’S airborne hurricane field program and a broader future approach to forecast improvement. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 103(2):E311-E338, https://doi.org/10.1175/BAMS-D-20-0174.1 2022

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    • Zhao, Z., R. Gao, J.A. Zhang, Y. Zhu, C. Liu, P.W. Chan, and Q. Wan. Observations of boundary layer wind and turbulence of a landfalling tropical cyclone. Nature Scientific Reports, 12:11056, https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-022-14929-w 2022

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