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Gallo, Burkely T., J. K. Wolff, A. J. Clark, I. Jirak, L. R. Blank, B. Roberts, Y. Wang, C. Zhang, M. Xue, T. Supinie, L. Harris, L. Zhou, and C. Alexander, 2021: Exploring Convection-Allowing Model Evaluation Strategies for Severe Local Storms Using the Finite-Volume Cubed-Sphere (FV3) Model Core. Weather and Forecasting, 36, 3-19, https://doi.org/10.1175/WAF-D-20-0090.1.
Demuth, Julie L., R. E. Morss, I. Jankov, T. I. Alcott, C. R. Alexander, D. Nietfeld, T. L. Jensen, D. R. Novak, and S. G. Benjamin, 2020: Recommendations for Developing Useful and Usable Convection-Allowing Model Ensemble Information for NWS Forecasters. Weather and Forecasting, 35, 1381-1406, https://doi.org/10.1175/WAF-D-19-0108.1.
Fujisaki-Manome, Ayumi, G. E. Mann, E. J. Anderson, P. Y. Chu, L. E. Fitzpatrick, S. G. Benjamin, E. P. James, T. G. Smirnova, C. R. Alexander, and D. M. Wright, 2020: Improvements to Lake-Effect Snow Forecasts Using a One-Way Air–Lake Model Coupling Approach. Journal of Hydrometeorology, 21, 2813-2828, https://doi.org/10.1175/JHM-D-20-0079.1.
Gallo, Burkely T., C. P. Kalb, J. H. Gotway, H. H. Fisher, B. Roberts, I. L. Jirak, A. J. Clark, C. Alexander, and T. L. Jensen, 2019: Initial Development and Testing of a Convection-Allowing Model Scorecard. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 100, ES367-ES384, https://doi.org/10.1175/BAMS-D-18-0218.1.
Jankov, I., J. Beck, J. Wolff, M. Harrold, J.B. Olson, T. Smirnova, C. Alexander, and J. Berner, 2019: Stochastically Perturbed Parameterizations in an HRRR-Based Ensemble. Mon. Wea. Rev., 147, 153–173, https://doi.org/10.1175/MWR-D-18-0092.1.
Clark, A. J., I. L. Jirak, S. R. Dembek, G. J. Creager, F. Kong, K. W. Thomas, K. H. Knopfmeier, B. T. Gallo, C. J. Melick, M. Xue, K. A. Brewster, Y. Jung, A. Kennedy, X. Dong, J. Markel, M. Gilmore, G. S. Romine, K. R. Fossell, R. A. Sobash, J. R. Carley, B. S. Ferrier, M. Pyle, C. R. Alexander, S. J. Weiss, J. S. Kain, L. J. Wicker, G. Thompson, R. D. Adams-Selin, and D. A. Imy, 2018: The Community Leveraged Unified Ensemble (CLUE) in the 2016 NOAA/Hazardous Weather Testbed Spring Forecasting Experiment. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 99, 1433-1448, https://doi.org/10.1175/BAMS-D-16-0309.1.
Skinner, Patrick S., Dustan M. Wheatley, Kent H. Knopfmeier, Anthony E. Reinhart, Jessica J. Choate, Thomas A. Jones, Gerald J. Creager, David C. Dowell, Curtis R. Alexander, Therese T. Ladwig, Louis J. Wicker, Pamela L. Heinselman, Patrick Minnis, and Rabindra Palikonda, 2018: Object-Based Verification of a Prototype Warn-on-Forecast System. Weather and Forecasting, 33, 1225-1250, https://doi.org/10.1175/WAF-D-18-0020.1.
Bytheway, Janice, C. Kummerow, C. Alexander, 2017: A Features-Based Assessment of the Evolution of Warm Season Precipitation Forecasts from the HRRR Model Over Three Years of Development. Wea. Forecasting, 32, 1841–1856.
Griffin, Sarah A., J. A. Otkin, C. M. Rozoff, J. M. Sieglaff, L. M. Cronce, C. R. Alexander, T. L. Jensen, and J. K. Wolff, 2017: Seasonal Analysis of Cloud Objects in the High-Resolution Rapid Refresh (HRRR) Model Using Object-Based Verification. Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology, 56, 2317-2334.
Griffin, Sarah A., J. A. Otkin, C. M. Rozoff, J. M. Sieglaff, L. M. Cronce, and C. R. Alexander, 2017: Methods for comparing simulated and observed satellite infrared brightness temperatures and what do they tell us? Wea. Forecasting, 32, 5–25.
Hu, Ming, S.G. Benjamin, T. T. Ladwig, D. C. Dowell, S. S. Weygandt, C. R. Alexander, and J.S. Whitaker, 2017: GSI Three-Dimensional Ensemble–Variational Hybrid Data Assimilation Using a Global Ensemble for the Regional Rapid Refresh Model. Mon. Wea. Rev., 145, 4205–4225.
Powers, Jordan G., J. B. Klemp, W. C. Skamarock, C. A. Davis, J. Dudhia, D. O. Gill, J. L. Coen, D. J. Gochis, R. Ahmadov, S. E. Peckham, G. A. Grell, J. Michalakes, S. Trahan, S. G. Benjamin, C. R. Alexander, G. J. Dimego, W. Wang, C. S. Schwartz, G. S. Romine, Z. Liu, C. Snyder, F. Chen, M. J. Barlage, W. Yu, and M.G. Duda, 2017: The Weather Research and Forecasting Model: Overview, System Efforts, and Future Directions. Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 98, 1717–1737.
Katona, Branden, P. Markowski, C. Alexander, S. Benjamin, 2016: The Influence of Topography on Convective Storm Environments in the Eastern United States as Deduced from the HRRR. Wea. Forecasting, 31, 1481–1490.
Benjamin, S., S. Weygandt, J. Brown, M. Hu, C. Alexander, T. Smirnova, J. Olson, E. James, D. Dowell, G. Grell, H. Lin, S. Peckham, T. Smith, W. Moninger, J. Kenyon and G. Manikin, 2016: A North American Hourly Assimilation and Model Forecast Cycle: The Rapid Refresh. Mon. Wea. Rev., 144, 1669-1694.
Ikeda, K., M. Steiner, J Pinto and C. Alexander, 2013: Evaluation of cold-season precipitation forecasts generated by the Hourly-updating High-resolution Rapid Refresh model. Wea. Forecasting., 28, 921-939.
Alexander, C. R., 2010: A mobile radar based climatology of supercell tornado structures and dynamics. PhD thesis, The University of Oklahoma, 251 pp.
Wurman, J., C. Alexander, P. Robinson, and Y. Richardson, 2008: Reply to comments on low-level winds and potential catastrophic impacts of tornadoes in urban areas by Blumenfeld, K. Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 89, 1580–1581.
Wurman, J., C. Alexander, P. Robinson, and Y. Richardson, 2008: Reply to comments on low-level winds and potential catastrophic impacts of tornadoes in urban areas. Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 89, 90-94.
Wurman, J., C. Alexander, P. Robinson, and Y. Richardson, 2007: Low-level winds and potential catastrophic impacts of tornadoes in urban areas. Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 88, 31-46.
Wurman, J., Y. Richardson, C. Alexander, S. Weygandt, and P.-F. Zhang, 2007: Dual-Doppler and single-Doppler analysis of a tornadic storm undergoing mergers and repeated tornadogenesis. Mon. Wea. Rev., 135, 736-758.
Wurman, J., Y. Richardson, C. Alexander, S. Weygandt, and P.-F. Zhang, 2007: Dual-Doppler analysis of winds and vorticity budget terms near a tornado. Mon. Wea. Rev., 135, 2392-2405.
Alexander, C., and J. Wurman, 2005: The 30 May 1998 Spencer, South Dakota storm. Part 1: The structural evolution and environment of the supercell tornadoes. Mon. Wea. Rev., 132, 72-96.
Dowell, D., C. Alexander, J. Wurman, and L. Wicker, 2005: Centrifuging of scatterers in tornadoes. Mon. Wea. Rev., 133, 1501-1524.
Wurman, J., and C. Alexander, 2005: The 30 May 1998 Spencer, South Dakota storm. Part 2: Comparison of observed damage and radar-calculated winds in the supercell tornadoes. Mon. Wea. Rev., 132, 97-119.