Velocity-Azimuth Display Analysis of Doppler Velocity for HIWRAP

@article{Tian2015VelocityAzimuthDA,
  title={Velocity-Azimuth Display Analysis of Doppler Velocity for HIWRAP},
  author={Lin Tian and Gerald M. Heymsfield and Anthony C. Didlake and Stephen R. Guimond and Lihua Li},
  journal={Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology},
  year={2015},
  volume={54},
  pages={1792-1808}
}
AbstractThe velocity–azimuth display (VAD) analysis technique established for ground-based scanning radar is applied to the NASA High-Altitude Imaging Wind and Rain Airborne Profiler (HIWRAP). The VAD technique provides a mean vertical profile of the horizontal winds for each complete conical scan of the HIWRAP radar. One advantage of this technique is that it has shown great value for data assimilation and for operational forecasts. Another advantage is that it is computationally inexpensive… 

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