Table 1: A summary of the horizontal resolution and arrangement of nesting for four sets of simulations performed in this study. Also indicated in the table is whether cumulus parameterization is turned on or off.

NestingResolutionCumulus convective parameterization (Kain-Frisch scheme)
Outermost domainIntermediate domainInnermost domain

2 layer36 km12 kmOn
3 layer 54 km 18 km 6 kmOn
3 layer48 km12 km3 kmOff