Kyle M. Nardi

Kyle M. Nardi

  • Ph.D. Graduate Student
408 Walker Building
University Park, PA 16802


  1. M.S. in Atmospheric Science, Colorado State University, 2018
  2. B.S. in Applied Mathematics, Temple University, 2016


Research Interests:

- Climate extremes

- Subseasonal to seasonal prediction

- Atmospheric rivers


Nardi, K., C. Baggett, E. Barnes, E. Maloney, D. Harnos, and L. Ciasto, 2020: Skillful all-season S2S prediction of U.S. precipitation using the MJO and QBO, Wea. Forecasting, doi: 10.1175/WAF-D-19-0232.1.

Nardi, K., E. Barnes, and F. M. Ralph, 2018: Assessment of numerical weather prediction model reforecasts of the occurrence, intensity, and location of atmospheric rivers along the West Coast of North America. Mon. Wea. Rev., 146, 3343–3362, doi: 10.1175/MWR-D-18-0060.
Jenney, A., K. Nardi, E. Barnes, and D. Randall: The Seasonality and Regionality of MJO Impacts on North American Temperature, Geophys. Res. Lett., doi: 10.1029/2019GL083950.
Gonzales, K., D. Swain, K. Nardi, E. Barnes, and N. Diffenbaugh, 2019: Recent warming of landfalling atmospheric rivers along the west coast of the United States. J. Geophys. Res., doi: 10.1029/2018JD029860.

Ralph, F. M., A. Wilson, T. Shulgina, B. Kawzenuk, S. Sellars, J. Rutz, M. Asgari-Lamjiri, E. Barnes, A. Gershunov, B. Guan, K. Nardi, T. Osborne, and G. Wick, 2019: ARTMIP-early start comparison of atmospheric river detection tools: how many atmospheric rivers hit northern California's Russian River watershed?. Clim. Dyn., 22, doi: 10.1007/s00382-018-4427-5. 
Baggett, C., K. Nardi, S. Childs, S. Zito, E. Barnes, and E. Maloney, 2018: Skillful subseasonal forecasts of weekly tornado and hail activity using the Madden-Julian oscillation. J. Geophys. Res., doi: 10.1029/2018JD029059.
Mundhenk, B., E. Barnes, E. Maloney, and K. Nardi, 2016: Modulation of atmospheric rivers near Alaska and the U.S. West Coast by Northeast Pacific height anomalies. J. Geophys. Res., 121, 12751-12765, doi:10.1002/2016JD025350.