13th Conference on Applied Climatology and the 10th Conference on Aviation, Range, and Aerospace Meteorology

Session 5: Stochastic Weather Simulation Models (a.k.a. weather generators)and Their Applications (Parallel with Session 4)

Tuesday, 14 May 2002: 8:00 AM-9:45 AM
Organizer:  Clayton Hanson, USDA-ARS Northwest Watershed Research Center
  8:00 AM
The GEM (Generation of weather Elements for Multiple applications) weather simulation model
Clayton L. Hanson, USDA/ARS, Boise, ID; and G. L. Johnson and W. L. Frymire

Poster PDF (103.5 kB)
  8:15 AM
Evaluation of Simulating Daily Air Temperature with the Normal Distribution: Implications for GEM
R. D. Harmel, USDA/ARS, Temple, TX; and C. W. Richardson, C. L. Hanson, and G. L. Johnson

  8:30 AM
Teleconnection impacts on regional daily precipitation modeling
Tim Keefer, USDA/ARS, Tucson, AZ; and D. Goodrich

  8:45 AM
Estimating Parameters for Characterizing Times Between Storms
James V. Bonta, USDA/ARS, Coshocton, OH; and G. Johnson


Poster PDF (331.3 kB)
  9:00 AM
Stochastic Daily Rainfall Generation in Southeast Arizona
Huey-hong Hsieh, Univ. of Arizona, Tucson, AZ; and J. Stone, P. Guertin, and D. D. Slack

  9:15 AM
Season and spatial variations of serial and cross-correlation matrices used by stochastic weather generators
Justin T. Schoof, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN; and S. M. Robeson

Poster PDF (122.0 kB)
  9:30 AM
Implementing quality control techniques for random number generators to improve stochastic weather generators: the CLIGEN experience.
Charles R. Meyer, USDA/ARS, West Lafayette, IN; and C. Renschler and R. C. Vining


Poster PDF (294.7 kB)