Jenni L. Evans

Affiliate Researcher
Titles and Affiliations
Professor, Meteorology and Atmospheric Science
Director, Institute for Computational and Data Sciences (ICDS)

Research Summary

Tropical Meteorology: Come and join me and my team of graduate and undergraduate students in their studies of the tropics: tropical cyclones (hurricanes), monsoon variability and sensitivity to base climate, convective weather systems and their role in the hydrologic cycle and extratropical transition of tropical cyclones.

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Recent Publications

Favorable monsoon environment over Eastern Africa for subsequent tropical cyclogenesis of African Easterly Waves

Ocasio, K. M. N., Brammer, A., Evans, J. L., Young, G. S. & Moon, Z. L., Sep 2021, In: Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences. 78, 9, p. 2911-2925 15 p.

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Elective cancer surgery in COVID-19-free surgical pathways during the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic: An international, multicenter, comparative cohort study

COVIDSurg Collaborative, Jan 1 2021, In: Journal of Clinical Oncology. 39, 1, p. 66-78 13 p.

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Topographic Influence on the African Easterly Jet and African Easterly Wave Energetics

Hamilton, H. L., Núñez Ocasio, K. M., Evans, J. L., Young, G. S. & Fuentes, J. D., Apr 27 2020, In: Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres. 125, 8, e2019JD032138.

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Use of multiensemble track clustering to inform medium-range tropical cyclone forecasts

Kowaleski, A. M. & Evans, J. L., Aug 2020, In: Weather and Forecasting. 35, 4, p. 1407-1426 20 p.

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A wave-relative framework analysis of AEW-MCS interactions leading to tropical cyclogenesis

Núñez Ocasio, K. M., Evans, J. L. & Young, G. S., Oct 2020, In: Monthly Weather Review. 148, 11, p. 4657-4671 15 p.

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Tracking mesoscale convective systems that are potential candidates for tropical cyclogenesis

Ocasio, K. M. N., Evans, J. L. & Young, G. S., Feb 1 2020, In: Monthly Weather Review. 148, 2, p. 655-669 15 p.

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A global climatology of extratropical transition. Part I: Characteristics across basins

Bieli, M., Camargo, S. J., Sobel, A. H., Evans, J. L. & Hall, T., Jun 1 2019, In: Journal of Climate. 32, 12, p. 3557-3582 26 p.

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A global climatology of extratropical transition. Part II: Statistical performance of the cyclone phase space

Bieli, M., Camargo, S. J., Sobel, A. H., Evans, J. L. & Hall, T., Jun 1 2019, In: Journal of Climate. 32, 12, p. 3583-3597 15 p.

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The extratropical transition of tropical cyclones. Part II: Interaction with the midlatitude flow, downstream impacts, and implications for predictability

Keller, J. H., Grams, C. M., Riemer, M., Archambault, H. M., Bosart, L., Doyle, J. D., Evans, J. L., Galarneau, T. J., Griffin, K., Harr, P. A., Kitabatake, N., McTaggart-Cowan, R., Pantillon, F., Quinting, J. F., Reynolds, C. A., Ritchie, E. A., Torn, R. D. & Zhang, F., Apr 1 2019, In: Monthly Weather Review. 147, 4, p. 1077-1106 30 p.

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Use of ensemble forecasts to investigate synoptic influences on the structural evolution and predictability of Hurricane Alex (2016) in the midlatitudes

González-Alemán, J. J., Evans, J. L. & Kowaleski, A. M., 2018, In: Monthly Weather Review. 146, 10, p. 3143-3162 20 p.

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