A COMPREHENSIVE SEVERE WEATHER FORECAST CHECKLIST AND REFERENCE GUIDE

 

 

John D. Gordon* and Drew Albert
National Weather Service Office
Springfield, MO

 

 

1. INTRODUCTION

2. CHECKLIST

3. SURFACE, UPPER AIR, AND COMPOSITE CHARTS

4. MESOSCALE ANALYSIS, HODOGRAPHS, PROFILERS, AND SATELLITE

5. FORECASTING LARGE HAIL

6. FORECASTING DAMAGING WINDS

7. SUPERCELLS AND TORNADOES

8. ADDITIONAL SEVERE WEATHER TOPICS

9. TOPOGRAPHY AND CLIMATOLOGY

10. SEVERE WEATHER STABILITY INDICES

11. ACKNOWLEDGMENTS

12. REFERENCES

 


*Current affiliation: National Weather Service Office Old Hickory, Tennessee

 


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