Tuesday poster program


Poster session on Hydrological Studies Using Weather Radar
New York
Tuesday, 3 July 2018

EXPLORING THE SPATIAL VARIABILITY OF EXTREME RAINFALL INTENSITIES AT RADAR SUBPIXEL SCALE USING A HIGH-RESOLUTION STOCHASTIC RAINFALL GENERATOR
N. Peleg, F. Marra, S. Fatichi, A. Paschalis, P. Molnar, and P. Burlando
poster 1, abstract 002


INTENSIFICATION OF CONVECTIVE RAIN CELLS AT WARMER TEMPERATURES OBSERVED FROM WEATHER RADAR OVER MEDITERRANEAN TO SEMIARID CLIMATES
N. Peleg, F. Marra, S. Fatichi, P. Molnar, E. Morin, A. Sharma, and P. Burlando
poster 2, abstract 003


SPATIAL PROPERTIES OF PRECIPITATION EXTREMES USING RADAR AND PLUVIOMETERS
Geoff Pegram and András Bárdossy 
poster 3, abstract 008


SNOW-LEVEL ESTIMATES FROM POLARIMETRIC OPERATIONAL WEATHER RADAR MEASUREMENTS
S. Matrosov, D. Gottas, and A. White
poster 4, abstract 010


SPATIAL AND TEMPORAL AUTOCORRELATION STRUCTURE OF CONVECTIVE RAINFALL IN SEMIARID-ARID CLIMATE: IMPLICATIONS FOR REMOTE SENSING ESTIMATION
F. Marra and E. Morin
poster 5, abstract 041


RAINFREQ: RAINFALL FREQUENCY ANALYSIS FROM REMOTE SENSING RAINFALL ESTIMATES
F. Marra, N. Peleg, E. I. Anagnostou, and E. Morin
poster 6, abstract 057


MEAN-FIELD-BIAS CORRECTION OF RADAR FORECASTS BY USING BACKWARD TRACKING METHOD
W. Na
poster 7, abstract 083


SHIPBORNE POLARIMETRIC RADAR OBSERVATION OF THE MODULATION OF THE DIURNAL VARIATION OF OROGRAPHIC PRECIPITATION ALONG THE WESTERN COAST OF SUMATRA ISLAND BY SYNOPTIC-SCALE DISTURBANCES
B. Geng and M. Katsumata
poster 8, abstract 182


TOWARDS A COMMON PROCEDURE FOR THE EVALUATION OF DAMAGE-PRODUCING EVENTS
T. Einfalt, S. Hinsken, and M. Scheibel
poster 9, abstract 186


METHODS AND STATISTICAL TOOLING FOR DETERMINING RAINFALL EVENTS IN RADAR DATASETS
M. A. A. Alderlieste, T. Einfalt, T. Mordelt, A. Pfister, H. Plaggenmars, M. Scheibel, and A. Treis
poster 10, abstract 230


AN APPROACH FOR CLASSIFICATION OF HYDROMETEORS BY K-MEANS CLUSTERING
O. Gokdere
poster 11, abstract 323


REGIONAL FREQUENCY ANALYSIS OF RADAR RAINFALL IN BELGIUM
E. Goudenhoofdt, L. Delobbe, and P. Willems
poster 12, abstract 379


HYDROLOGICAL APPLICATION OF RADAR RAINFALL NOWCASTING IN THE NETHERLANDS
D. Heuvelink, C. C. Brauer, M. Berenguer, D. Sempere-Torres, and R. Uijlenhoet
poster 13, abstract 387


OPTIMIZATION OF RAIN GAUGE SAMPLING DENSITY FOR DISCHARGE PREDICTION USING BAYESIAN CALIBRATION
Alexandre M. J-C. Wadoux, Remko Uijlenhoet, Sytze De Bruin, and Gerard B. M. Heuvelink
poster 14, abstract 395


SPATIAL RESOLUTIONS IN AREAL RAINFALL ESTIMATION AND THEIR IMPACT ON HYDROLOGICAL SIMULATIONS OF A LOWLAND CATCHMENT
W. Terink, H. Leijnse, G. A. P. H. Van Den Eertwegh, and R. Uijlenhoet
poster 15, abstract 412


OPERATIONAL HYDROLOGICAL NOWCASTING: CHAIN COMPARISON APPLIED ON MEDITERRANEAN SMALL CATCHMENTS
M. L. Poletti, M. Berenguer, F. Silvestro, N. Rebora, C. Corral, and D. Sempere-Torres
poster 16, abstract 414



Poster session on Nowcasting And Blending Techniques
New York
Tuesday, 3 July 2018

RADAR REFLECTIVITY ADVECTION ESTIMATION VIA PROXY CIRCLE IMAGES
A. C. P. Oude Nijhuis, Y. Dufournet, T. Otto, and I. Stepanov
poster 17, abstract 011, extended abstract


SEVERE HAIL DETECTION: HYDROMETEOR CLASSIFICATION FOR POLARIMETRIC C-BAND RADARS USING FUZZY-LOGIC AND T-MATRIX SCATTERING SIMULATIONS
M. Schmidt, S. Trömel, A. V. Ryzhkov, and C. Simmer
poster 18, abstract 072, extended abstract


OPTICAL FLOW MODELS BENCHMARKING FOR RADAR-BASED PRECIPITATION NOWCASTING
G. Ayzel, M. Heistermann, and T. Winterrath
poster 19, abstract 100


USING WEATHER RADAR AND A NEW ICE MASS ESTIMATOR TO FORECAST LIGHTNING
Evan Ruzanski and V. Chandrasekar
poster 20, abstract 134


RADAR RAINFALL COMPOSITING: COMPARISON OF DIFFERENT METHODS
A. Jurczyk, J. Szturc, and K. Ośródka
poster 21, abstract 141


STOCHASTIC ENSEMBLE PRECIPITATION NOWCASTING IN WINTER CONDITIONS
S. Pulkkinen, E. Saltikoff, P. Karsisto, and A. Von Lerber
poster 22, abstract 191


COMBINATION OF OBJECT-BASED PROBABILISTIC NOWCASTING AND OBJECT-BASED NWP ENSEMBLE
R. Posada, R. Feger, M. Schultze, K. Wapler, and M. Werner
poster 23, abstract 226


DEVELOPMENT OF A NEW SEAMLESS PREDICTION SYSTEM FOR VERY SHORT RANGE CONVECTIVE-SCALE FORECASTING AT DEUTSCHER WETTERDIENST
Ulrich Blahak, Kathrin Wapler, Marcus Paulat, Roland Potthast, Axel Seifert, Liselotte Bach, Elisabeth Bauernschubert, Robert Feger, Kathrin Feige, Michael Hoff, Markus Junk, Alberto De Lozar, Lisa Neef, Rafael Posada, Martin Rempel, Markus Schultze, Christian Welzbacher, and Manuel Werner
poster 24, abstract 227


DEVELOPMENT OF TRAIN OPERATION CONTROL METHOD AGAINST GUST USING DOPPLER RADAR
C. Fujiwara, K. Kusunoki, H. Inoue, N. Ishitsu, K. Arai, and H. Suzuki
poster 25, abstract 246


DEVELOPMENT OF A PROBABILISTIC PRECIPITATION-NOWCASTING APPROACH
M. Schultze, R. Feger, R. Posada, M. Rempel, M. Werner, K. Wapler, and U. Blahak
poster 26, abstract 256


A K-NN METHOD FOR NOWCASTING RAINFALL INTENSITIES AT FINE TEMPORAL AND SPATIAL SCALES
B. Shehu and U. Haberlandt
poster 27, abstract 257


RADAR NETWORK-BASED MESOCYCLONE DETECTION
T. Hengstebeck, K. Wapler, D. Heizenreder, and P. Joe
poster 28, abstract 279


BLENDING HIGH-FREQUENCY NWP PRECIPITATION FORECASTS IN AN ENSEMBLE NOWCASTING SYSTEM: STEPS-ALARO
L. De Cruz, M. Reyniers, L. Delobbe, and L. Foresti
poster 29, abstract 282


EVALUATING THE ACCURACY OF OPTICAL FLOW TECHNIQUES ON NOWCASTING
Arthur C. T. De Souza, Maik Heistermann, and Georgy Ayzel
poster 30, abstract 300


NOWCASTING THE FREEZING RAINFALL IN THE AUTOMATED SYSTEM “METEOTRASSA”
Igor Zamorin, Tatiana Bazlova, Nikolay Bocharnikov, and Mark Vinogradov
poster 31, abstract 301



Poster session on Synergetic Use Of Weather Radars And Other Sensors
New York
Tuesday, 3 July 2018

PRODUCING CONVECTION DAILY MAPS BASED ON OPERA COMPOSITE AND EUCLID LIGHTNING DATA
D. R. Poelman and L. Delobbe
poster 32, abstract 015


RESULTS OF THE MONITORING TASKS AND CO-CREATION ACTIVITIES OF THE PRECIPITATION PRODUCTS OF KAPILDUI WEATHER RADAR
M. Maruri, S. Gaztelumendi, K. Otxoa De Alda, R. Hernandez, C. Stocker J. Salazar, I. Eguiara, and J. A. Aranda
poster 33, abstract 066, extended abstract


SYNERGY OF GPM AND GROUND-BASED RADAR OBSERVATIONS FOR PRECIPITATION ESTIMATION AND DETECTION OF MICROPHYSICAL PROCESSES
V. Pejcic, S. Trömel, K. Mühlbauer, P. Saavedra, J. Beer, and C. Simmer
poster 34, abstract 089


ON THE USE OF COMMERCIAL MICROWAVE LINKS FOR RAINFALL ESTIMATION IN SEMI-ARID AREAS
R. Raich
poster 35, abstract 096


STRUCTURAL CHARACTERISTICS OF PRECIPITATING CLOUDS MEASURED BY TRMM PR AND IGRA
Y. Fu, R. Wang, J. Xia, L. Sun, and M. Wang
poster 36, abstract 116


NOWCASTING OF THUNDERSTORM AND HAIL EVENTS USING GROUND BASED REMOTE SENSING DATA
T. Böhme, C. Herold, A. Leyser, and T. Hengstebeck
poster 37, abstract 155


WEATHER RADAR DATA DRIVEN NEAR-GROUND PRECIPITATION TYPE ESTIMATION AT DEUTSCHER WETTERDIENST
J. Steinert
poster 38, abstract 185


A COMPARISON OF TOTAL LIGHTNING REFLECTIVITY PROXIES AND WEATHER RADAR DATA IN SOUTHERN BRAZIL FOR HIGH IMPACT WEATHER MONITORING AND NOWCASTING
W. F. Coelho, L. Calvetti, C. Beneti, and N. A. Rozin
poster 39, abstract 223, extended abstract


ASSESSMENT OF PROPAGATION EFFECTS AND RADAR DATA QUALITY WITH A DUAL-POL TARGET SIMULATOR DURING THE OLYMPIC WINTER GAMES
M. Schneebeli, A. Leuenberger, J. Gehring, G. Lee, K. D. Ahn, F. Tapiador, and A. Berne
poster 40, abstract 281


X-BAND RADAR PARMETERS FROM PARSIVEL2 DATA USING PYDSD
E. Sulmoni, J. Figueras i Ventura, and J. Grazioli
poster 41, abstract 314


MULTISOURCE DATA VERIFICATION OF A WEATHER RADAR SURFACE PRECIPITATION TYPE PRODUCT
E. Casellas, J. Bech, R. Veciana, N. Pineda, T. Rigo, and J. More
poster 42, abstract 316, extended abstract


HAIL EVENT ANALYSIS AND DAMAGE ASSESSMENT BASED ON MULTI-DATA APPROACH
S. Tani, H. Paulitsch, B. Süsser-Rechberger, and R. Teschl
poster 43, abstract 321


PERFORMANCES OF GROUND RADAR AND INFRARED SATELLITE NEW COMBINED ALGORITHM FOR THE ITALIAN PENINSULA
Leo Pio Dadderio, Gianfranco Vulpiani, Silvia Puca, Giulia Panegrossi, Paolo Sano, Anna Cinzia Marra, and Stefano Dietrich
poster 44, abstract 322


STUDIES OF THE MELTING LAYER OF PRECIPITATIVE SYSTEMS USING X-BAND DUAL POLARIZATION WEATHER RADAR AND SMARTLNB NETWORK
S. Melani, A. Antonini, A. Ortolani, L. Baldini, E. Adirosi, L. Facheris, F. Giannetti, and A. Petrolino
poster 45, abstract 328


ARM AERIAL FACILITY AND RADAR CLOUD OBSERVATIONS FROM THE ACE-ENA FIELD CAMPAIGN
A. Matthews, J. Hardin, B. Isom, F. Mei, L. Goldberger, S. Giangrande, R. Wood, and N. Bharadwaj
poster 46, abstract 364


RAINFALL MAPS FROM COMMERCIAL MICROWAVE LINKS (CMLS) AND URBAN FLOOD PREDICTION: PILOT TESTS IN SEVERAL AFRICAN CITIES
M. Alcoba, M. Gosset, F. Cazenave, N. Chahinian, C. Bouvier, M. Turko, and A. Yapi
poster 47, abstract 393


INTRA- AND INTER-EVENT VARIABILITY OF DROP SIZE DISTRIBUTION IN MEDITERRANEAN REGIONS
B. Boudevillain, S. Hachani, G. Delrieu, and Z. Bargaoui
poster 48, abstract 396



Poster session on Non-meteorological Use Of Weather Radar
New York
Tuesday, 3 July 2018

TIME-SERIES BASED APPROACH TO IDENTIFY AND PROCESS BIOLOGICAL TARGETS IN RADAR WIND PROFILER DATA FOR CROSS DISCIPLINARY PURPOSES
N. Weisshaupt, V. Lehmann, A. Haefele, and M. Maruri
poster 49, abstract 101, extended abstract


COMPARISON OF ONSHORE AND OFFSHORE BIRD MIGRATION BY DIFFERENT RADAR SYSTEMS NEAR THE BELGIAN COAST
M. Reyniers, R. Brabant, M. Lukach, B. Schmid, and M. Boos
poster 50, abstract 193


RAIN ATTENUATION STATISTICS AT KA-BAND ESTIMATED FROM WEATHER RADAR OBSERVATIONS
M. Lukach, L. Quibus, D. Vanhoenacker, and L. Delobbe
poster 51, abstract 303


TRACKING OF SMALL UNMANNED AERIAL VEHICLES USING WEATHER RADAR
K. Orzeł, D. Pepyne, S. Turner, J. Vilardell-Sanchez, A. Bajaj, M. Zink, and S. Frasier
poster 52, abstract 338, extended abstract



Poster session on Radar Calibration And Monitoring
New York
Tuesday, 3 July 2018

COMBING WEATHER RADAR SYSTEMS TO IMPROVE REAL TIME RAINFALL ESTIMATION FOR URBAN FLOOD MONITORING AND PREDICTION
Geoff Austin, Luke Sutherland-Stacey, John Nicol, Andrew Coffin, and Ken Williams
poster 53, abstract 035


CALIBRATION OF RADAR REFLECTIVITY AND DIFFERENTIAL REFLECTIVITY FOR OPERATIONAL DUAL-POLARIZATION WEATHER RADAR NETWORK
Jeong-Eun Lee, Hae-Lim Kim, Sung-Hwa Jung, and Sun-Ki Lee
poster 54, abstract 055


STANDARD OPERATION PROCEDURES (SOP) FOR WEATHER RADARS OPERATION, MONITORING, MAINTENANCE AND CALIBRATION
L. Liman, T. Posio, and M. Kurri
poster 55, abstract 062, extended abstract


EVOLUTION OF THE CONFIGURATION OF THE LIGHTNING PROTECTION SYSTEM OF THE KAPILDUI WEATHER RADAR INSTALLATION
M. Maruri and J. A. Aranda
poster 56, abstract 067, extended abstract


IMPROVED COLLOCATION TECHNIQUES BETWEEN RADAR AND AIRCRAFT
F. Lumb, R. Neely, A. Blyth, G. Nott, A. Wellpott, C. Walden, J. Crosier, C. Westbrook, S. Abel, S. Best, J. Dorsey, M. Fortescue, D. Harrison, D. Ladd, S. O’Shea, and C. Reed
poster 57, abstract 077


ON THE CAPABILITIES OF THE GPM CORE OBSERVATORY OVER GREAT BRITAIN AND IRELAND
D. Watters, A. Battaglia, K. Mroz, and F. Tridon
poster 58, abstract 095


CALIBRATION OF THE NCAR AIRBORNE W-BAND RADAR USING OCEAN SURFACE BACKSCATTERING DATA
U. Romatschke, J. Vivekanandan, R. Rilling, P.-S. Tsai, and S. M. Ellis
poster 59, abstract 113


MONITORING OF CALIBRATION HOMOGENITY OF HUNGARIAN WEATHER RADAR NETWORK
Marianna Hadvári, Peter Nemeth, and Roland Steib
poster 60, abstract 122


OPERATIVE CORRECTION OF DUAL-PRF VELOCITY OUTLIERS
P. Altube, T. Rigo, O. Argemí, N. Pineda, J. Bech, S. Collis, and J. Helmus
poster 61, abstract 149, extended abstract


EVALUATION OF REFLECTIVITY/POLARIMETRY/RADIOMETRY-BASED C-BAND ATTENUATION CORRECTION SCHEME USING NEIGHBOURING RADARS
N. Husnoo, T. Darlington, R. Thompson, and A. Illingworth
poster 62, abstract 210


RADOME EFFECTS ON THE POLARIMETRIC VARIABLES OF A MOBILE X-BAND RADAR
J. Figueras i Ventura, Z. Schauwecker, E. Sulmoni, and J. Grazioli
poster 63, abstract 262


DIRECT COMPARISONS OF POLARIMETRIC C-BAND AND S-BAND MOMENTS IN SNOW
B. M. Taylor
poster 64, abstract 367


OPERATIONAL MONITORING OF TR-LIMITER DEGRADATION BASED ON CLOSE RANGE GROUND CLUTTER
T. Mathijssen, S. Broere, H. Beekhuis, and H. Leijnse
poster 65, abstract 407, extended abstract



Poster session on Millimeter Wavelength Radars
New York
Tuesday, 3 July 2018

CHARACTERISTICS OF CLOUD VERTICAL STRUCTURE DURING DIFFERENT PHASES OF INDIAN SUMMER MONSOON: CLOUD RADAR PERSPECTIVE
Sukanya Patra  and M. C. R Kalapureddy
poster 66, abstract 125


ARM CLOUD RADARS AT THE EASTERN NORTH ATLANTIC SITE: AN UPDATE
B. Isom and N. Bharadwaj
poster 67, abstract 171


PARAMETRIZATION OF FALLING SNOW MICROPHYSICS AND ITS APPLICATION TO DUAL-FREQUENCY RADAR RETRIEVALS
D. Moisseev, A. Von Lerber, J. Leinonen, and J. Tyynela
poster 68, abstract 248


OCCURRENCE AND VERTICAL DISTRIBUTION OF CLOUDS IN KOREAN PENINSULA FROM GROUND-BASED KA-BAND CLOUD RADAR OBSERVATIONS
Bo-Young Ye, Gyuwon Lee, and Sangwon Joo
poster 69, abstract 269