Search Results for: radar

Oct 29, 2014

The Impact of Raindrop Collisional Processes on the Polarimetric Radar Variables

Olivier Prat of CICS-NC and co-author Matthew Kumjian recently examined the complex, very small-scale processes of rainfall by combining model simulations of rainfall microphysics with…→

Aug 31, 2016

Portfolio: NEXRAD Radar Precipitation Reanalysis

One of the most challenging and significant projects undertaken at NCICS has been the reprocessing of NEXRAD Level II radar data to produce a suite…→

Apr 5, 2013

RADAR based High-Resolution Precipitation

The best precipitation dataset in current production in the US provides data every one to three hours, on a scale of roughly 4 km (one…→

Olivier Prat

Dr. Olivier Prat has worked on precipitation science for over 10 years. His work bridges theoretical modeling and observations. As a postdoctoral researcher at Duke…→

Jul 26, 2016

Publications

2020 2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 Kunkel, K.E., T.R. Karl, M.F. Squires, X. Yin, S.T. Stegall, and D.R. Easterling,…→

May 19, 2016

Expertise: Observing Systems

In Situ Observations Quality Assurance Algorithm Development Data Validation Global Temperature Datasets Soil Moisture and Drought U.S. Climate Reference Network Search “In Situ” Remote Sensing…→

Apr 11, 2019

Precipitation and Fatal Motor Vehicle Crashes

New research reveals that the overall risk of a fatal car crash increases by about 34% during precipitation events in the contiguous United States. Compared…→

 
Oct 12, 2016

CICS at Fall AGU 2015

CICS at Fall AGU 2015 Attending/Presenting Kenneth Kunkel “IN14A-04: Data Management and the National Climate Assessment: Best Practices, Lessons Learned, and Future Applications: A Data…→

 
Oct 12, 2016

CICS at Fall AGU 2014

CICS at Fall AGU 2014 Pa A11A-3007Long-Term Large-Scale Bias-Adjusted Precipitation Estimates at High Spatial and Temporal Resolution Derived from the National Mosaic and Multi-Sensor QPE…→