GPM Refereed Publications

Wang, Y., Y. You, and M. Kulie, : Global virga precipitation distribution derived from three spaceborne radars and its contribution to the false radiometer precipitation detection. Geophys. Res. Lett., 45(9), 4446–4455, doi:10.1029/2018GL077891.
Watters, D. and A. Battaglia, : The Summertime Diurnal Cycle of Precipitation Derived from IMERG. Rem. Sens., 11, 1781, doi:10.3390/rs11151781.
Watters, D., A. Battaglia, K. Mroz, F. Tridon, : Validation of the Version-5 Surface Rain Rate Products from the Global Precipitation Measurement Mission Core Observatory over Great Britain and Ireland. J. Hydrometeor., 19(10), 1617-1636, doi:10.1175/JHM-D-18-0051.1.
Wehbe, Y., M. Temimi, M. Weston, N. Chaouch, O. Branch, T. Schwitalla, V. Wulfmeyer, X. Zhan, J. Liu, and A. Al Mandous, : Analysis of an extreme weather event in a hyper-arid region using WRF-Hydro coupling, station, and satellite data. Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 19, 1129–1149, doi:10.5194/nhess-19-1129-2019.
Wen, Y., A. Behrangi, B. Lambrigtsen, and P. E. Kirstetter, : Evaluation and Uncertainty Estimation of the Latest Radar and Satellite Snowfall Products Using SNOTEL Measurements over Mountainous Regions in Western United States. Rem. Sens., 8, 904, doi:10.3390/rs8110904.
Wen, Y., A. Behrangi, H. Chen, and B. Lambrigtsen, : How well were the early 2017 California Atmospheric River precipitation events captured by satellite products and ground-based radars?. Quart. J. Roy. Meteor. Soc., 144(S1), 344-359, doi:10.1002/qj.3253.
Wen, Y., P. Kirstetter, Y. Hong, J. J. Gourley, Q. Cao, J. Zhang, Z. Flamig, and X. Xue, : Evaluation of a Method to Enhance Real-Time, Ground Radar–Based Rainfall Estimates Using Climatological Profiles of Reflectivity from Space. J. Hydrometeor., 17, 761-775, doi:10.1175/JHM-D-15-0062.1.
Wen, Y., Q. Cao, P.E. Kirstetter, Y. Hong, J.J. Gourley, J. Zhang, G. Zhang and B. Yong, : Incorporating NASA space-borne radar data into NOAA National Mosaic QPE system for improved precipitation measurement: a physically based VPR identification and enhancement method. J. Hydrometeor., 14, 1293-1307, doi:10.1175/JHM-D-12-0106.1.
Wentz, F. J., and D. Draper, : On-Orbit Absolute Calibration of the Global Precipitation Measurement Microwave Imager. J. Atmos. Oceanic Technol., 33, 1393-1412, doi:10.1175/JTECH-D-15-0212.1.
Wentz, F. J., and T. Meissner, : Atmospheric absorption model for dry air and water vapor at microwave frequencies below 100 GHz derived from spaceborne radiometer observations. Radio Science, 51, 381-391, doi:10.1002/2015RS005858.
Wilheit, T., W. Berg, H. Ebrahimi, R. Kroodsma, D. McKague, V. Payne, and J. Wang, : Intercalibrating the GPM constellation using the GPM Microwave Imager (GMI). IEEE International Symposium on Geoscience and Remote Sensing IGARSS, , 5162-5165, doi:http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/abstract/document/7326996/?reload=true.
Williams, C. R., : Reflectivity and liquid water content vertical decomposition diagrams to diagnose vertical evolution of raindrop size distributions. J. Atmos. Oceanic Technol., 33, 579-595, doi:10.1175/JTECH-D-15-0208.1.
Williams, C. R., V. N. Bringi, L. Carey, V. Chandrasekar, P. Gatlin, Z. S. Haddad, R. Meneghini, S. J. Munchak, S. W. Nesbitt, W. A. Petersen, S. Tanelli, A. Tokay, A. Wilson and D. Wolff, : Describing the Shape of Raindrop Size Distributions Using Uncorrelated Raindrop Mass Spectrum Parameters. J. Appl. Meteor. Climatol., 53, 1282-1296, doi:10.1175/JAMC-D-13-076.1.
Williams, C. R., V. N. Bringi, L. Carey, V. Chandrasekar, P. Gatlin, Z. S. Haddad, R. Meneghini, S. J. Munchak, S. W. Nesbitt, W. A. Petersen, S. Tanelli, A. Tokay, A. Wilson and D. Wolff, : Reply to “Comments on ‘Describing the shape of raindrop size distributions using uncorrelated raindrop mass spectrum parameters'". J. Appl. Meteor. Climatol., 54, 1977-1982, doi:10.1175/JAMC-D-15-0058.1.
Williams, C. R., V. N. Bringi, L. D. Carey, V. Chandrasekar, P. N. Gatlin, Z. S. Haddad, R. Meneghini, S. J. Munchak, S. W. Nesbitt, W. A. Petersen, S. Tanelli, A. Tokay, A. Wilson, D. B. Wolff, : "Corrigendum" Describing the Shape of Raindrop Size Distributions Using Uncorrelated Raindrop Mass Spectrum Parameters. J. Appl. Meteor. Climatol., 54, 932, doi:10.1175/JAMC-D-15-0055.1.
Wilson, A. M., and A. P. Barros, : Orographic Land–Atmosphere Interactions and the Diurnal Cycle of Low-Level Clouds and Fog. J. Hydrometeor., 18, 1513-1533, doi:10.1175/JHM-D-16-0186.1.
Wilson, A. M., and A. P. Barros, : Landform controls on low level moisture convergence and the diurnal cycle of warm season orographic rainfall in the Southern Appalachians. J. Hydrology, 531, 475-493, doi: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2015.10.068.
Wilson, A. M., and A. P. Barros, : An Investigation of Warm Rainfall Microphysics in the Southern Appalachians: Orographic Enhancement via Low-Level Seeder–Feeder Interactions. J. Atmos. Sci., 5, 1783-1805, doi:10.1175/JAS-D-13-0228.1.
Wolff, D. B., D. A. Marks, and W. A. Petersen, : General Application of the Relative Calibration Adjustment (RCA) Technique for Monitoring and Correcting Radar Reflectivity Calibration. J. Atmos. Oceanic Technol., 32, 496-506, doi:10.1175/JTECH-D-13-00185.1.
Wolff, D. B., W. A. Petersen, A. Tokay, D. A. Marks, and J. L. Pippitt, : Assessing Dual-Polarization Radar Estimates of Extreme Rainfall During Hurricane Harvey. J. Atmos. Ocean. Tech., 36, 2501-2520, doi:10.1175/JTECH-D-19-0081.1.