Web Versions of selected

Formal Publications

that include Chuck Doswell among the authors


As time and resources permit, I will provide Web versions (or the URLs for Web versions) of formal publications with which I am associated.

Last update: 24 October 2001: added another publication and updated the status of several papers.


  1. Doswell, C.A. III (1986): The Human Element in Weather Forecasting, Nat. Wea. Dig., 11, 6-17. (Posted: 28 October 1996)
  2. ______ and Sonia Lasher-Trapp (1997): On Measuring the Degree of Irregularity in an Observing Network, J. Atmos. Ocean. Technol., 13, 120-132. (Posted: 28 October 1996)
  3. ______, Harold E. Brooks, and Robert A. Maddox (1996): Flash Flood Forecasting: An Ingredients-Based Methodology Wea. Forecasting, 11, 560-581. [Winner: NSSL Outstanding Scientific Paper Award, January 1999] (Posted: 28 October 1996)
  4. ______, Leslie R. Lemon, and Robert A Maddox (1981): Forecaster Training -- A Review and Analysis Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 62, 983-988. (Posted: 29 October 1996)
  5. ______ (1991): A Review for Forecasters on the Application of Hodographs to Forecasting Severe Thunderstorms. Nat. Wea. Dig , 16, No. 1, 2-16. (Posted: 01 March 1997)
  6. Sanders, F., and C.A. Doswell III (1995): A case for detailed surface analysis. Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 76, 505-521. (Posted: 08 August 1997)
  7. Brooks, H.E., and C.A. Doswell III (1996): A comparison of measures-oriented and distributions-oriented approaches to forecast verification. Wea. Forecasting, 11, 288-303. (Posted: 22 August 1997)
  8. Doswell, C.A. III, and H.E. Brooks (1998): Budget-cutting and the value of weather services. Wea. Forecasting, 13, 206-212. (Posted: 01 December 1997)
  9. ______, C. Ramis, R. Romero and S. Alonso (1998): A diagnostic study of three heavy precipitation episodes in the western Mediterranean. Wea. Forecasting, 13, 102-124. (Posted: 01 December 1997)
  10. Romero, R., C. Ramis, S. Alonso, C.A. Doswell III and D. J. Stensrud (1998): Mesoscale model simulations of three heavy precipitation events in the western Mediterranean region. Mon. Wea. Rev., 126, 1859-1881. (Posted: 01 December 1997)
  11. Hall, T., H.E. Brooks, and C.A. Doswell III (1999): Precipitation forecasting using a neural network. Wea. Forecasting, 14, 338-345. (Posted: 01 December 1997)
  12. Spencer, P.L., P.R. Janish, and C.A. Doswell III (1999): A 4-dimensional objective analysis scheme and multi-triangle techniques for wind profiler data. Mon. Wea. Rev., 127, 279-291. (Posted: 17 December 1997)
  13. Davies-Jones, R., C.A. Doswell III, and H.E. Brooks (1994): Comments on "Initiation and evolution of updraft rotation within an incipient supercell thunderstorm." J. Atmos. Sci., 51, 326-331. (Posted: 17 December 1997)
  14. Doswell, C.A. III, A. R. Moller and H.E. Brooks (1999): Storm spotting and public awareness since the first tornado forecasts of 1948. Wea. Forecasting, 14 , 544-557. (Posted: 20 April 1998)
  15. Schultz, D.L., and C.A. Doswell III (1999): Conceptual Models of Upper-Level Frontogenesis in Southwesterly and Northwesterly Flow. Quart. J. Roy. Meteor. Soc. , 2535-2562. (Posted: 24 December 1998)
  16. Trapp, R.J., and C.A. Doswell III (2000): Radar data objective analysis. J. Atmos. Ocean. Technol., 17, 105-120. (Posted: 21 August 1998)
  17. Doswell, C.A. III (1990): Comments on "Mesoscale Convective Patterns of the Southern High Plains." Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 72, 389-390. (Posted 01 September 1998)
  18. ______ (1990): Comments on "On the Need for Augmentation in Automated Surface Observations" Nat. Wea. Dig., 15, No. 3, 29-30. (Posted: 01 September 1998)
  19. Doswell, C.A. III, and D.W. Burgess (1993): Tornadoes and tornadic storms: A review of conceptual models. The Tornado: Its Structure, Dynamics, Prediction, and Hazards (C. Church et al., Eds), Geophys. Monogr. 79, Amer. Geophys. Union, 161-172. (Posted: 26 September 1998)
  20. ______, S.J. Weiss and R.H. Johns (1993): Tornado forecasting: A review. The Tornado: Its Structure, Dynamics, Prediction, and Hazards (C. Church et al., Eds), Geophys. Monogr. 79, Amer. Geophys. Union, 557-571. (Posted: 26 September 1998)
  21. Brooks, H.E., C.A. Doswell III, and J. Cooper (1994): On the environments of tornadic and nontornadic mesocyclones. Wea. Forecasting, 10, 606-618. (Posted: 13 October 1998).
  22. Schultz, D.L., and C.A. Doswell III (2000): Analyzing and forecasting Rocky Mountain lee cyclogenesis associated with damaging winds. Wea. Forecasting, 15, 152-173. (Posted: 08 April 1999)
  23. Romero, R., C.A. Doswell III, and C. Ramis (2000): Mesoscale numerical study of two cases of long-lived quasistationary convective systems over eastern Spain. Mon. Wea. Rev., 128, 3731-3751. (Posted: 28 October 1999)
  24. Evans, J., and C.A. Doswell III (2001): Examination of derecho environments using proximity soundings. Wea. Forecasting, 16, 329-342. (Posted: 28 October 1999)
  25. Doswell, C.A. III (2001): Severe convective storms - An overview. Meteor. Monogr., [in press]. (Posted: 23 May 2000)
  26. ______, and L.F. Bosart (2001): Extratropical synoptic-scale processes and severe convection. Meteor. Monogr. [in press]. (Posted: 23 May 2000)
  27. Brooks, H. E., and C. A. Doswell III (1993): New technology and numerical weather prediction: A wasted opportunity? Weather, 48, 173-177. (Posted: 29 June 2000)
  28. Schultz, D.L., P.N. Schumacher and C.A. Doswell III (2000): The intricacies of instabilities. Mon. Wea. Rev., 128, 4143-4148. (Posted: 10 July 2000)
  29. Brooks, H.E., and C.A. Doswell III (2001): Normalized damage from major tornadoes in the United States: 1890-1999. Wea. Forecasting, 16, 168-176. (Posted: 08 August 2000)
  30. Spencer, P.L., and C.A. Doswell III (2001): A quantitative comparison between traditional and line integral methods of derivative estimation. Mon. Wea. Rev. 129, 2538-2554. (Posted: 23 September 2000).
  31. Brooks, H.E., C.A. Doswell III, and R.A. Maddox (1992): On the use of mesoscale and cloud-scale models in operational forecasting. Wea. Forecasting, 7, 120-132. (Posted: 11 December 2000)
  32. Romero, R., C.A. Doswell III, and R. Riosalido (2001): Observations and fine-grid simulations of a convective outbreak in northeastern Spain: Importance of diurnal forcing and convective cold pools. Mon. Wea. Rev., 129, 2157-2182. (Posted: 8 January 2001)
  33. Brooks, H.E., and C.A Doswell III (2001): Deaths in the 3 May 1999 Oklahoma City tornado from a historical perspective. [note title change ... web article not yet updated] Wea. Forecasting, 16, [in press]. (Posted: 25 January 2001)
  34. Doswell, C.A. III, and H.E. Brooks (2001): Lessons learned from the damage produced by the tornadoes of 3 May 1999. Wea. Forecasting, 16, [in press]. (Posted 22 February 2001)
  35. ______, and P.M. Markowski (2001): On the concept of relative buoyancy. Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 82, [withdrawn]. (Posted 22 February 2001)
  36. Brooks, H.E., and C.A. Doswell III (2001): Some aspects of the international climatology of tornadoes by damage classification. Atmos. Res., 56, 191-201. (Posted 03 March 2001)
  37. Speheger, D.A., C.A. Doswell III and G.S. Stumpf (2001): The tornadoes of 3 May 1999: Event verification in central Oklahoma and related issues. Wea. Forecasting, 16, [in press]. (Posted: 03 March 2001)
  38. Monteverdi, J.P., C.A. Doswell III and G.S. Lipari (2001): Shear parameter thresholds for forecasting California tornadic thunderstorms. Wea. Forecasting, 16, in revision]. (Posted: 03 March 2001)
  39. Schultz, D.M., J.V. Cortinas, Jr., and C.A. Doswell III (2002): Comments on: " An Operational Ingredients-Based Methodology for Forecasting Midlatitude Winter Season Precipitation." Wea. Forecasting, 17, [in press]. (Posted: 19 April 2001)
  40. Doswell, C.A. III (2002): Comments on: "Extraction of geopotential height and temperature structure from profiler and rawinsonde winds" Mon. Wea. Rev., 130, [submitted]. (Posted: 02 October 2001)
  41. ______, amd P.M. Markowski (2002): Is buoyancy a relative quantity? J. Atmos. Sci., 59, [submitted]. (Posted: 24 October 2001)
  42. ______, D.V. Baker, and C.A. Liles (2002): Recognition of negative mesoscale factors for severe weather potential. A case study. Wea. Forecasting, 17, [submitted]. (Posted: 01 November 2001)