AVAPS Publications

Boylan, Patrick; Wang, Junhong; Cohn, Stephen A.; et al., Validation of AIRS version 6 temperature profiles and surface-based inversions over Antarctica using Concordiasi dropsonde data, J. Geophys. Res. (Atmos.), 120, 992-1007, 2015.

Cavallo, Steven M.; Torn, Ryan D.; Snyder, Chris; et al., Evaluation of the Advanced Hurricane WRF Data Assimilation System for the 2009 Atlantic Hurricane Season, Month. Weath. Rev., 141, 523-541, 2013.

Ciesielski, Paul E.; Yu, Hungjui; Johnson, Richard H.; et al., Quality-Controlled Upper-Air Sounding Dataset for DYNAMO/CINDY/AMIE: Development and Corrections, J. Atmos. Ocean. Technol., 31, 741-764, 2014.

Cohn, Stephen A.; Hock, Terry; Cocquerez, Philippe; et al., Driftsondes Providing In Situ Long-Duration Dropsonde Observations over Remote Regions, Bull. Amer. Met. Soc., 94, 1661-1674, 2013.

Davis, Christopher A.; Ahijevych, David A., Thermodynamic Environments of Deep Convection in Atlantic Tropical Disturbances, J. Atmos. Sci., 70, 1912-1928, 2013.

Davison, Jennifer L.; Rauber, Robert M.; Di Girolamo, Larry, A Revised Conceptual Model of the Tropical Marine Boundary Layer. Part II: Detecting Relative Humidity Layers Using Bragg Scattering from S-Band Radar, J. Atmos. Sci., 70, 3025-3046, 2013.

Ding, Juli; Fei, Jianfang; Huang, Xiaogang; et al., Observational Occurrence of Tropical Cyclone Ducts from GPS Dropsonde Data, J. Appl. Meteorol. Climat., 52, 1221-1236, 2013.

Drobinski, Philippe; Karbou, Fatima; Bauer, Peter; et al., Driftsonde Observations to Evaluate Numerical Weather Prediction of the Late 2006 African Monsoon, J. Appl. Meteorol. Climat., 52, 974-995, 2013.

Durden, Stephen L., Observed Tropical Cyclone Eye Thermal Anomaly Profiles Extending above 300 hPa, Month. Weath. Rev., 141, 4256-4268, 2013.

Helms, Charles N.; Hart, Robert E., The Evolution of Dropsonde-Derived Kinematic and Thermodynamic Structures in Developing and Nondeveloping Atlantic Tropical Convective Systems, Month. Weath. Rev., 143, 3109-3135, 2015.

Intrieri, J. M.; de Boer, G.; Shupe, M. D.; et al., Global Hawk dropsonde observations of the Arctic atmosphere obtained during the Winter Storms and Pacific Atmospheric Rivers (WISPAR) field campaign, Atmos. Meas. Techn., 7, 3917-3926, 2014.

Jaimes, Benjamin; Shay, Lynn K.; Uhlhorn, Eric W., Enthalpy and Momentum Fluxes during Hurricane Earl Relative to Underlying Ocean Features, Month. Weath. Rev., 143, 111-131, 2015.

Jung, Byoung-Joo; Kim, Hyun Mee; Auligne, Thomas; et al., Adjoint-Derived Observation Impact Using WRF in the Western North Pacific, Month. Weath. Rev., 141, 4080-4097, 2013.

Komaromi, William A., An Investigation of Composite Dropsonde Profiles for Developing and Nondeveloping Tropical Waves during the 2010 PREDICT Field Campaign, J. Atmos. Sci., 70, 542-558, 2013.

Majumdar, Sharanya J.; Brennan, Michael J.; Howard, Kate, The Impact of Dropwindsonde and Supplemental Rawinsonde Observations on Track Forecasts for Hurricane Irene (2011), Weath. Forecast., 28, 1385-1403, 2013.

Neiman, Paul J.; Wick, Gary A.; Moore, Benjamin J.; et al., An Airborne Study of an Atmospheric River over the Subtropical Pacific during WISPAR: Dropsonde Budget-Box Diagnostics and Precipitation Impacts in Hawaii, Month. Weath. Rev., 142, 3199-3223, 2014.

Quinting, Julian F.; Bell, Michael M.; Harr, Patrick A.; et al., Structural Characteristics of T-PARC Typhoon Sinlaku during Its Extratropical Transition, Month. Weath. Rev., 142, 1945-1961, 2014.

Raymond, David J.; Gjorgjievska, Saska; Sessions, Sharon; et al., Tropical cyclogenesis and mid-level vorticity, AUSTRALIAN METEOROLOGICAL AND OCEANOGRAPHIC JOURNAL, 64, 11-25, 2014.

Rodriguez-Alvarez, Nereida; Akos, Dennis M.; Zavorotny, Valery U.; et al., Airborne GNSS-R Wind Retrievals Using Delay-Doppler Maps, IEEE Transact. Geosci. Remote Sens., 51, 1, 626-641  Part: 2, JAN 2013.

Sanger, Neil T.; Montgomery, Michael T.; Smith, Roger K.; et al., An Observational Study of Tropical Cyclone Spinup in Supertyphoon Jangmi (2008) from 24 to 27 September, Month. Weath. Rev., 142, 3-28, 2014.

Torn, Ryan D., The Impact of Targeted Dropwindsonde Observations on Tropical Cyclone Intensity Forecasts of Four Weak Systems during PREDICT, Month. Weath. Rev., 142, 2860-2878, 2014.

Wang, Junhong; Hock, Terry; Cohn, Stephen A.; et al., Unprecedented upper-air dropsonde observations over Antarctica from the 2010 Concordiasi Experiment: Validation of satellite-retrieved temperature profiles, Geophys. Res. Lett., 40, 1231-1236, 2013.

Wang, J., K. Young, T. Hock, D. Lauritsen, D. Behringer, M. Black, P. Black, J. Franklin, J. Halverson, J. Molinari, L. Nguyen, T. Reale, J. Smith, B. Sun, Q. Wang, and J. Zhang, 2015: A Long-Term, High-Quality, High-Vertical-Resolution GPS Dropsonde Dataset for Hurricane and Other Studies. Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 96, 961–973, doi: 10.1175/BAMS-D-13-00203.1.

Weisman, Morris L.; Trapp, Robert J.; Romine, Glen S.; et al., THE MESOSCALE PREDICTABILITY EXPERIMENT (MPEX), Bull. Amer. Met. Soc., 96, 12, 2015.

Weissmann, Martin; Folger, Kathrin; Lange, Heiner,Height Correction of Atmospheric Motion Vectors Using Airborne Lidar Observations, J. Appl. Meteorol. Climat., 52, 1868-1877, 2013.

Wheatley, Dustan M.; Yussouf, Nusrat; Stensrud, David J., Ensemble Kalman Filter Analyses and Forecasts of a Severe Mesoscale Convective System Using Different Choices of Microphysics Schemes, Month. Weath. Rev., 142, 3243-3263, 2014.

Xie, Baoguo; Zhang, Fuqing; Zhang, Qinghong; et al., Observing Strategy and Observation Targeting for Tropical Cyclones Using Ensemble-Based Sensitivity Analysis and Data Assimilation, Month. Weath. Rev., 141, 1437-1453, 2013.

Zawislak, Jonathan; Zipser, Edward J., Analysis of the Thermodynamic Properties of Developing and Nondeveloping Tropical Disturbances Using a Comprehensive Dropsonde Dataset, Month. Weath. Rev., 142, 1250-1264, 2014.

Zhang, Jun A.; Rogers, Robert F.; Reasor, Paul D.; et al., Asymmetric Hurricane Boundary Layer Structure from Dropsonde Composites in Relation to the Environmental Vertical Wind Shear, Month. Weath. Rev., 141, 3968-3984, 2013.