JpGU-AGU Joint Meeting 2017

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[EE] Poster

M (Multidisciplinary and Interdisciplinary) » M-IS Intersection

[M-IS05] [EE] Thunderstorms and lightning as natural hazards in a changing climate

Mon. May 22, 2017 5:15 PM - 6:30 PM Poster Hall (International Exhibition Hall HALL7)

[MIS05-P02] Energetic radiation generated by winter thunderstorm and lightning observed in Uchinada, Japan

*Shusaku Takahashi1, Gregory Bowers2, Masashi Kamogawa1, David Smith2, Daohong Wang3 (1.Department of Physics, Tokyo Gakugei University, 2.University of California, Santa Cruz, 3.University of Gifu)

Keywords:Energetic radiation, Winter Lightning, Thunderstorm

We conducted energetic radiation measurement at Uchinada town, Kanazawa, during the winter thunderstorm. Active winter thunderstorm approaches the sea coast at Uchinada town and a number of cloud-to-ground winter lightning frequently occur. During our campagine observation on 2015-2016, we observed two short burst generated by lightnign stroke and five long burst attributed to electric field inside the thunderstorm . In this presentation, we introduce our results