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Journal of Wind Engineering & Industrial Aerodynamics, ISSN 0167-6105, 03/2015, Volume 138, pp. 13 - 26
Efforts to understand thunderstorm outflow winds have been ongoing for years in the wind engineering community given the design wind speed for regions away... 
Profile evolution | Thunderstorm outflow | Wind profiles | Radar observations | LIFE-CYCLE | BOW ECHOES | PART II | CLIMATOLOGY | ENGINEERING, CIVIL | MECHANICS | DOWNBURSTS | MESOVORTICES | BOUNDARY | NUMERICAL SIMULATIONS | DOPPLER RADAR | MICROBURST | Measurement | Thermodynamics | Storms | Analysis | Wind engineering | Thunderstorms | Evolutionary | Outflow | Evolution | Mathematical models | Doppler radar
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Journal of Wind Engineering & Industrial Aerodynamics, ISSN 0167-6105, 06/2019, Volume 189, pp. 71 - 90
Thunderstorm outflows are usually analysed by decomposing their horizontal velocity into a slowly-varying mean part and a residual fluctuation; in this... 
Decomposition rule | Wind dataset | Thunderstorm outflow | Monitoring network | Wind properties | PROFILES | RESPONSE SPECTRUM TECHNIQUE | WIND-EXCITED RESPONSE | FIELD | MODEL | SIMULATION | SPEED | ENGINEERING, CIVIL | MECHANICS | DOWNBURSTS | DOWNDRAFT | SCALE
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Monthly Weather Review, ISSN 0027-0644, 2014, Volume 142, Issue 9, pp. 3061 - 3080
The meteorological conditions associated with the rapid intensification and spread of the catastrophic Waldo Canyon fire on 26 June 2012 are studied. The fire... 
METEOROLOGY & ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES | WESTERN UNITED-STATES | Weather | Cold | Forest & brush fires | Mountains | Economics | Thunderstorms | Canyons | Fires | Outflow | Gusts | Drying
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Probabilistic Engineering Mechanics, ISSN 0266-8920, 10/2018, Volume 54, pp. 9 - 24
The study of thunderstorm outflows and their loading and response of structures is a key topic in modern wind engineering. This paper provides a new... 
Wind loading | Synoptic event | Wind dataset | Thunderstorm outflow | Monitoring network | Signal analysis | SPEEDS | IMPINGING JETS | STATISTICS & PROBABILITY | MODEL | ENGINEERING, MECHANICAL | MECHANICS | DOWNBURSTS | SCALE | NUMERICAL-SIMULATION | CLIMATE | Turbulence | Storms | Sensors | Analysis | Green technology
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AIP Conference Proceedings, ISSN 0094-243X, 07/2018, Volume 1987, Issue 1
Wind gust is an event of sudden rising in the speed of the wind, which potentially damage the structures exposed to it. For an example, there was an oil rig... 
Wind gust | Thunderstorm outflow | WRF-ARW | Stations | Clouds | Computer simulation | Weather forecasting | Structural damage | Wind velocity | Outflow | Industrial accidents | Wind damage
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Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, ISSN 2169-897X, 06/2016, Volume 121, Issue 11, pp. 6600 - 6637
Unique in situ measurements of CO, O3, SO2, CH4, NO, NOx, NOy, VOC, CN, and rBC were carried out with the German Deutsches Zentrum für Luft‐ und Raumfahrt... 
UT/LS | wildfires | thunderstorms | nitrogen oxides | ozone | Meteorological aircraft | Ratios | Mesoscale convective complexes | Thunderstorms
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Meccanica, ISSN 0025-6455, 7/2019, Volume 54, Issue 9, pp. 1281 - 1306
Due to the combined effect of the background wind, the translation of the downburst and the radial nature of the downdraft after the touchdown, a peculiar... 
Aerodynamic loading | Synoptic wind | Classical Mechanics | Civil Engineering | Automotive Engineering | Mechanical Engineering | Thunderstorm outflow | Physics | Wind-excited response | Directional analysis | SPECTRUM TECHNIQUE | MODEL | SIMULATION | ISSUES | SPEED | MECHANICS | DOWNBURSTS | TURBULENCE
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Journal of Wind Engineering & Industrial Aerodynamics, ISSN 0167-6105, 12/2019, Volume 195, p. 104011
The study of thunderstorm outflows and their actions on structures is a dominant topic of wind engineering. This paper contributes to knowledge in this field... 
Downburst | Field measurement | Thunderstorm outflow | Wind properties | Directional analysis | SPEEDS | MODEL | ENGINEERING, CIVIL | MECHANICS | WIND CHARACTERISTICS | DOWNBURSTS | NONSTATIONARY | BOUNDARY | SCALE | MICROBURST
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Monthly Weather Review, ISSN 0027-0644, 07/2017, Volume 145, Issue 7, p. 2487
On 10 June 2010, the second Verification of the Origins of Tornadoes Experiment (VORTEX2) armada observed a supercell thunderstorm near Last Chance, Colorado.... 
Turbulence | Divergence | Aircraft components | Turbulent flow | Thunderstorms | Kelvin-Helmholtz instability | Fluid flow | Aerodynamics | Radar polarimetry | Air traffic control | Atmospheric sciences | Thermodynamics | Doppler sonar | Dynamics | Vortices | Kinematics | Radar | Outflow | Instability | Doppler radar | Tornadoes | Aircraft | Downdraft | Unmanned aircraft
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Wind and Structures, An International Journal, ISSN 1226-6116, 03/2018, Volume 26, Issue 3, pp. 147 - 161
For wind engineering applications downbursts are, presently, almost exclusively modeled, both experimentally and numerically, as transient impinging momentum... 
Numerical modeling | Downburst | CM1 cloud model | Thunderstorm | ENGINEERING, CIVIL | MECHANICS | CONSTRUCTION & BUILDING TECHNOLOGY | TRANSMISSION-LINE | WINDS | MICROBURST OUTFLOWS | downburst | thunderstorm | MODEL | IMPINGING JET | numerical modeling
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Probabilistic Engineering Mechanics, ISSN 0266-8920, 10/2018, Volume 54, p. 9
The study of thunderstorm outflows and their loading and response of structures is a key topic in modern wind engineering. This paper provides a new... 
Turbulence | Wind engineering | Turbulent flow | Thunderstorms | Wind effects | Variations | Wind velocity | Order parameters | Parameterization | Velocity | Mechanics | Outflow | Turbulence intensity | Downbursts | Anemometers
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Journal of Wind Engineering & Industrial Aerodynamics, ISSN 0167-6105, 12/2014, Volume 135, pp. 182 - 190
A high-resolution simulation of a downburst-producing thunderstorm has been conducted using a three-dimensional cloud model. The highly asymmetric near-ground... 
Numerical modeling | Downburst | CM1 cloud model | Thunderstorm | TRANSMISSION-LINE | FIELD | BEHAVIOR | FAILURE | FLOW | ENGINEERING, CIVIL | MECHANICS | JET | DYNAMICS | DOWNDRAFT | NUMERICAL SIMULATIONS | MICROBURST | Analysis | Storms | Wind engineering | Wind speed | Computer simulation | Asymmetry | Thunderstorms | Circumferences | Preserves | Outflow
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Journal of Wind Engineering & Industrial Aerodynamics, ISSN 0167-6105, 01/2020, Volume 196, p. 104025
Downbursts are intense thunderstorm winds that can be found in most, if not all, regions around the globe. An accurate experimental investigation of downburst... 
Downburst scaling | Wind simulator | Thunderstorms | Impinging jets | Downbursts | Wind measurements | Extreme winds | Signal analysis | LIFE-CYCLE | WIND | SIMULATED THUNDERSTORM DOWNBURST | MODEL | FLOW | PHYSICAL SIMULATION | ENGINEERING, CIVIL | MECHANICS | PART | PRESSURE DISTRIBUTIONS | BOUNDARY | MICROBURST
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Journal of Wind Engineering & Industrial Aerodynamics, ISSN 0167-6105, 03/2019, Volume 186, pp. 169 - 191
This study focuses on designing and calibrating a blade system that allows for modeling downbursts outflows at the Subsonic Wind Tunnel (WT) at Ryerson... 
Wind Tunnel | Downburst | Outflow | Thunderstorm | Gust front | Computational Fluid Dynamics CFD | TRANSMISSION-LINE | THUNDERSTORMS | MODEL | FLOW | FEATURES | ENGINEERING, CIVIL | MECHANICS | SCALE | NUMERICAL-SIMULATION | TRANSIENT | IMPINGING JET | Fluid dynamics | Mathematical optimization | Analysis
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Journal of Wind Engineering & Industrial Aerodynamics, ISSN 0167-6105, 2011, Volume 99, Issue 8, pp. 801 - 814
Large eddy simulations (LES), with a range of different practical ground roughness lengths ( =0.001–0.1 m), are used to compare near surface outflow features... 
Cooling | Microburst | Impinging | Downburst | Jet | Scaling | Outflow | Thunderstorm | Source | SIMULATED THUNDERSTORM DOWNBURST | CUBE | FLOW | ENGINEERING, CIVIL | MECHANICS | PART | PRESSURE DISTRIBUTIONS | SCALE | NUMERICAL SIMULATIONS | Technology application | Models | Mechanical engineering | Dynamic meteorology
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