HRD Seminar – Addison Alford, University of Oklahoma – 17 June 2019

Addison presented a seminar titled "Radar Observations of Landfalling Hurricanes: Synthesizing Three Years of SMART Radar Missions" ABSTRACT: The Shared Mobile Atmospheric Research and Teaching radars observed five landfalling tropical cyclones (TCs) from 2016-2018. The observations were largely targeted toward understanding asymmetric convective and dynamic processes. Such processes are thought to lead to the intensification … Continue reading HRD Seminar – Addison Alford, University of Oklahoma – 17 June 2019

Greater Miami AMS Chapter/HRD Seminar – Brian McNoldy, University of Miami/RSMAS – 10 December 2018

The Greater Miami Chapter of the American Meteorological Society (AMS) held their meeting Monday, December 10, 2018 at the AOML Laboratory.  The featured speaker was Brian McNoldy, University of Miami /RSMAS Senior Research Associate and Capital Weather Gang Tropical Meteorologist. Brian presented a seminar on “The 2018 Hurricane Season in Review”. A copy of the … Continue reading Greater Miami AMS Chapter/HRD Seminar – Brian McNoldy, University of Miami/RSMAS – 10 December 2018

HRD Debrief for missions into Tropical Storm Gordon and Hurricane Isaac – 17 October 2018

HRD researchers discussed the results from the 3 P-3 missions into Tropical Storm Gordon, AL07 (3-4 September 2018) . The agenda for the discussion was: Agenda: Missions Overview (Jon Zawislak) Deployment Overview (Jon Zawislak) 180903H1 (Robert Rogers) 180904H1 (Ghassan Alaka) 180904H2 (Hui Christophersen) HRD researchers also discussed the results from the 5 P-3 missions into … Continue reading HRD Debrief for missions into Tropical Storm Gordon and Hurricane Isaac – 17 October 2018

Hurricane Field Program Update – Tuesday, September 4, 2018, 11 AM ET

Tuesday, September 4, 2018 NOAA42: The P-3 will fly a National Hurricane Center tasked reconnaissance mission into Tropical Storm Gordon, takeoff from Lakeland, FL at 6:00 PM EDT. 4 HRD scientists will be on this mission. NOAA49: The G-IV will fly a synoptic surveillance mission, tasked by the Central Pacific Hurricane Center (CPHC), around Hurricane … Continue reading Hurricane Field Program Update – Tuesday, September 4, 2018, 11 AM ET

Hurricane Field Program Update – Monday, September 3, 2018, 11 AM ET

Monday, September 3, 2018 NOAA42:  The P-3 will fly a NOAA/NCEP/Environmental Modeling Center (EMC) operationally tasked mission into Tropical Storm Gordon, takeoff from Lakeland, FL this afternoon at 4:30 PM EDT. 3 HRD scientists will be on this mission. The P-3 will fly a lawnmower pattern ahead of the storm, followed by a butterfly pattern … Continue reading Hurricane Field Program Update – Monday, September 3, 2018, 11 AM ET

Hurricane Field Program Update – Sunday, September 2, 2018, 1 PM ET

NOAA42:  The NOAA/NCEP/Environmental Modeling Center (EMC) has tasked for possible operational missions into AL91, currently located north of Cuba. The first mission would take off from Lakeland, FL at 4:30 PM EDT tomorrow, Monday, Sept. 3, and be followed by a 4:30 AM EDT mission Tuesday morning. 3 HRD scientists will be on each mission. … Continue reading Hurricane Field Program Update – Sunday, September 2, 2018, 1 PM ET