February 21, 2011 to March 11, 2011
Project Location: 
Jackson State University, Mississippi
Project Description: 

The Coordinated Mesoscale Measurements in Mississippi :: CM3

Principal Investigator :: Dr. Loren White
When :: 21 February - 11 March 2011
Where:: Jackson State University, Mississippi
Facility :: Doppler on Wheels

The Coordinated Mesoscale Measurements in Mississippi (CM3) project will take place in February/March 2011 in the vicinity of Ross Barnett Reservoir in Jackson, Mississippi. Upper level students in a Mesoscale Meteorology course will be introduced to various aspects of radar data processing and analysis using one of the Doppler on Wheels. The scientific interest will be focused on small-scale frontal structures that are passing over heterogeneous landscape including a body of water, turbulent fluxes, nocturnal boundary layer structure and severe storms environment. Read the complete CM3 Facility Request.

CM3 in the News

Doppler on Wheels at Jackson State University
Jackson State University Press Blog
1 March 2011


CM3 Final Report

Read the complete CM3 Final Report

CM3 Images