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Adam Varble, Ann M. Fridlind, Edward J. Zipser, Andrew S. Ackerman, Jean-Pierre Chaboureau, Jiwen Fan, Adrian Hill, Sally A. McFarlane, Jean-Pierre Pinty and Ben Shipway Evaluation of cloud-resolving model intercomparison simulations using TWP-ICE observations: Precipitation and cloud structure Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres (1984–2012) 116

Version of Record online: 24 JUN 2011 | DOI: 10.1029/2010JD015180

Key Points

  • All simulations significantly underestimate stratiform rain rates
  • Simulations fail to reproduce observed radar reflectivity aloft
  • Assumed size distribution parameters cause larger differences in dBZ than IWC

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