2018
Powell, S. W., and M. M. Bell, 2018: Drivers of extreme rainfall during the extratropical transition of Hurricane Matthew (2016). Mon. Wea. Rev., in review.

Powell, S. W., and B. Dolan, 2018: A Monte Carlo method for radar-derived surface rainfall estimation based on disdrometer data. J. Appl. Meteorol. Climatol., submitted.

Sakaeda, N., S. W. Powell, G. N. Kiladis, and J. Dias, 2018: The diurnal variability of precipitating cloud populations during DYNAMO. J. Atmos. Sci, 75, 1307-1326, doi:10.1175/JAS-D-17-0312.1.

2017
B. Dolan, P. Hein, S. Rutledge, and S. Powell, 2017: DYNAMO legacy rainfall products, UCAR, 12 pp.

Powell, S. W., 2017: Successive MJO propagation in MERRA2 reanalysis, Geophys. Res. Lett., 44, 5178-5186, doi:10.1002/2017GL073399.

2016
Powell, S. W., 2016: Updraft buoyancy within and moistening by cumulonimbi prior to MJO convective onset in a regional model, J. Atmos. Sci., 73, 2913-2934.

Powell, S. W., R. A. Houze, Jr., and S. R. Brodzik, 2016: Rainfall-type categorization of radar echoes using polar coordinate reflectivity data, J. Atmos. Oceanic Technol., 33, 523-538.
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2015
Powell, S. W., and R. A. Houze, Jr., 2015: Effect of dry large-scale vertical motions on initial MJO convective onset. J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 120, 4783-4805, doi:10.1002/2014JD022961.

Powell, S. W., and R. A. Houze, Jr., 2015: Evolution of convective echo top heights observed by TRMM radar over the Indian Ocean during DYNAMO. J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 120, 3906-3913, doi:10.1002/2014JD022934.

2013
Powell, S. W., and R. A. Houze, Jr., 2013: The cloud population of the Madden-Julian Oscillation over the Indian Ocean during DYNAMO-AMIE. J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 118, 11979-11995, doi:10.1002/2013JD020421.

Zeng, X, W-K. Tao, S. W. Powell, R. A. Houze, Jr., P. Ciesielski, N. Guy, H. Pierce, T. Matsui, 2013: Comparison of water budgets between AMMA and TWP-ICE clouds. J. Atmos. Sci., 70, 487-503.

2012
Powell, S. W., R. A. Houze, Jr., A. Kumar, and S. A. McFarlane, 2012: Comparison of simulated and observed continental tropical anvil clouds and their radiative heating profiles. J. Atmos. Sci., 69, 2662-2681.

2010
Nolan, D. S., S. W. Powell, C. Zhang, and B. E. Mapes, 2010: Idealized simulations of the intertropical convergence zone and its multi-level flows. J. Atmos. Sci., 67, 4028-4053.

2008
Powell, S. W. and H. D. O'Hair, 2008: Communicating weather information to the public: people's reactions and understandings of weather information and terminology. Preprints, 3rd Symposium on Policy and Socioeconomic Impacts, New Orleans, LA, American Meteorological Society, P1.3.