Articles | Volume 6, issue 8
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 6, 1903–1918, 2013
https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-6-1903-2013
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 6, 1903–1918, 2013
https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-6-1903-2013

Research article 06 Aug 2013

Research article | 06 Aug 2013

Detection of convective initiation using Meteosat SEVIRI: implementation in and verification with the tracking and nowcasting algorithm Cb-TRAM

D. Merk and T. Zinner

Related authors

Investigation of the adiabatic assumption for estimating cloud micro- and macrophysical properties from satellite and ground observations
D. Merk, H. Deneke, B. Pospichal, and P. Seifert
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 16, 933–952, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-16-933-2016,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-16-933-2016, 2016
Short summary

Related subject area

Subject: Clouds | Technique: Remote Sensing | Topic: Validation and Intercomparisons
Synergistic radar and sub-millimeter radiometer retrievals of ice hydrometeors in mid-latitude frontal cloud systems
Simon Pfreundschuh, Stuart Fox, Patrick Eriksson, David Duncan, Stefan A. Buehler, Manfred Brath, Richard Cotton, and Florian Ewald
Atmos. Meas. Tech. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-2021-306,https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-2021-306, 2021
Revised manuscript accepted for AMT
Short summary
Evaluation of satellite retrievals of liquid clouds from the GOES-13 imager and MODIS over the midlatitude North Atlantic during the NAAMES campaign
David Painemal, Douglas Spangenberg, William L. Smith Jr., Patrick Minnis, Brian Cairns, Richard H. Moore, Ewan Crosbie, Claire Robinson, Kenneth L. Thornhill, Edward L. Winstead, and Luke Ziemba
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 14, 6633–6646, https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-14-6633-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-14-6633-2021, 2021
Short summary
Evaluation of Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite (VIIRS) neural network cloud detection against current operational cloud masks
Charles H. White, Andrew K. Heidinger, and Steven A. Ackerman
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 14, 3371–3394, https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-14-3371-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-14-3371-2021, 2021
Short summary
Comparing scattering ratio products retrieved from ALADIN/Aeolus and CALIOP/CALIPSO observations: sensitivity, comparability, and temporal evolution
Artem Feofilov, Hélène Chepfer, Vincent Noel, Rodrigo Guzman, Cyprien Gindre, and Marjolaine Chiriaco
Atmos. Meas. Tech. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-2021-96,https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-2021-96, 2021
Revised manuscript accepted for AMT
Short summary
The effect of low-level thin arctic clouds on shortwave irradiance: evaluation of estimates from spaceborne passive imagery with aircraft observations
Hong Chen, Sebastian Schmidt, Michael D. King, Galina Wind, Anthony Bucholtz, Elizabeth A. Reid, Michal Segal-Rozenhaimer, William L. Smith, Patrick C. Taylor, Seiji Kato, and Peter Pilewskie
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 14, 2673–2697, https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-14-2673-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-14-2673-2021, 2021
Short summary

Cited articles

Bedka, K. M. and Mecikalski, J. R.: Application of Satellite-Derived Atmospheric Motion Vectors for Estimating Mesoscale Flows, J. Appl. Meteorol., 44, 1761–1772, 2005.
Berendes, T. A., Mecikalski, J. R., MacKenzie, W. M., Bedka, K. M., and Nair, U. S.: Convective cloud identification and classification in daytime satellite imagery using standard deviation limited adaptive clustering, J. Geophys. Res., 113, D20207, https://doi.org/10.1029/2008JD010287, 2008.
Carvalho, L. and Jones, C.: A satellite method to identify structural properties of mesoscale convective systems based on the maximum spatial correlation tracking technique (MASCOTTE), J. Appl. Meteorol., 40, 1683–1701, 2001.
Crook, N. A.: Sensitivity of moist convection forced by boundary layer processes to low-level thermodynamic fields, Mon. Weather Rev., 124, 1768–1785, 1996.
Done, J., Davis, C. A., and Weisman, M.: The next generation of NWP: explicit forecasts of convection using the weather research and forecasting (WRF) model, Atmos. Sci. Lett., 5, 110–117, https://doi.org/10.1002/asl.72, 2004.
Download