Poster Session 1 Climate Variability and Change Posters—Part I

Monday, 7 January 2019: 4:00 PM-6:00 PM
Hall 4 (Phoenix Convention Center - West and North Buildings)
Host: 32nd Conference on Climate Variability and Change
Robert Korty, Texas A&M Univ., Department of Atmospheric Sciences, College Station, TX and Walter Robinson, North Carolina State Univ., Department of Marine, Earth, & Atmospheric Sciences, Raleigh, NC

An Examination of North Pacific Jet Regimes Conducive to Landfalling Atmospheric Rivers along the West Coast of North America
Eli Turasky, Univ. at Albany, SUNY, Albany, NY; and A. C. Winters, D. Keyser, and L. Bosart

Atmospheric Rivers and Precipitation Extremes under a Changing Climate
Jiali Wang, ANL, Lemont, IL; and Z. Zobel and R. Kotamarthi

Constraining Future Projections of Atmospheric Rivers Using a Multiobjective Model Evaluation Framework
Elias Massoud, NASA JPL, Pasadena, CA; and B. Guan, V. Espinoza, and D. E. Waliser

Quasigeostrophic Forcing during Landfalling Atmospheric Rivers over Northern and Southern California
Chad W. Hecht, SIO/Univ. of California, La Jolla, CA; and F. Cannon, J. M. Cordeira, and F. M. Ralph

Atmospheric River Research in Alaska
Aaron Jacobs, NOAA/NWS, Juneau, AK; and E. Holloway and A. Dixon

Extreme Surface Winds during Atmospheric Rivers: The Modulating Role of Near-Surface Stability
Terence Pagano, California State Univ., Los Angeles, CA; and D. E. Waliser, B. Guan, and H. Ye

Uncertainty Estimates of Atmospheric River-Induced Extreme Precipitation from Numerical Precision in a Regional Weather Model
Rachel Weihs, SIO/Univ. of California, La Jolla, CA; and C. Papadopoulos and F. M. Ralph

Experimental Subseasonal Forecasting of Atmospheric Rivers over the Western United States during Winter 2017–18 and 2018–19
Michael DeFlorio, JPL, Pasadena, CA; and D. E. Waliser, F. M. Ralph, J. Jones, M. L. Anderson, A. Goodman, B. Guan, A. Subramanian, Z. Zhang, A. Gershunov, and F. Vitart

Atmospheric Rivers in an Ever-Changing Climate
Ash E. Bray, The Univ. of Arizona, Tucson, AZ

The Structure and Evolution of Persistent West Coast Cool Season Ridge Regimes
Tyler Leicht, Univ. at Albany, SUNY, Albany, NY; and L. Bosart

Understanding Decadal Variability of Atmospheric Rivers
James Done, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and M. Ge

Intensive Climate Warming and Drought Trend during 1981–2018
Felix Kogan, NOAA/NESDIS, College Park, MD

Modeled Response of Midlatitude Cyclones to Projected Changes in North American Snow Cover
Ryan Clare, Univ. of Wisconsin–Madison, Madison, WI; and A. R. Desai, M. Notaro, J. Martin, and S. J. Vavrus

Climate Change and Global Warming Using Empirical Model
Remata S. Reddy, Jackson State Univ., Jackson, MS; and F. Tuluri, M. Fadavi, and W. L. Walters

Understanding the Dynamical Controlling Factors on Southern Ocean Clouds
Kevin M. Grise, Univ. of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA; and M. K. Kelleher

Characteristics of Rain and Cloud Liquid Water Path in Stratiform Precipitation Systems during MC3E
Jingjing Tian, The Univ. of Arizona, Tucson, AZ; and X. Dong, B. Xi, and C. R. Williams

Effect of Wind Shear in Marine Stratocumulus Drizzle Production
Peng Wu, The Univ. of Arizona, Tucson, AZ; and W. W. Grabowski, X. Dong, B. Xi, and L. Xue

Halo Identification Algorithm for Sky Images Produced in TSI Series
Sylke Boyd, Univ. of Minnesota, Morris, MN; and S. Sorenson, M. King, S. Richard, and M. Greenslit
Manuscript (1.2 MB)

Handout (1.1 MB)

Time Series Evaluation of the Current Collection of NASA MODIS Science Team Cloud Products
Steven Platnick, GSFC, Greenbelt, MD; and K. Meyer, N. Amarasinghe, G. Wind, S. A. Ackerman, R. E. Holz, and R. Frey

Impact of Convective Detrainment on Cloud Optical Properties
Laura Fowler, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and M. C. Barth

Angular Resolved Light Scattering as a Sensitive Tool to Infer Ice Crystal Complexity
Martin Schnaiter, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Karlsruhe, Germany; and E. Hesse and E. Järvinen

Handout (2.6 MB)

Recent Arctic Cyclone Climatology from the Regional Arctic System Model (RASM)
Elizabeth N. Cassano, CIRES, Boulder, CO; and J. J. Cassano and E. Valkonen

Quantifying the Impact of Atmospheric Blocking on the Mean State of the North Atlantic Sector of the Arctic
Gina R. Henderson, U.S. Naval Academy, Annapolis, MD; and B. S. Barrett, E. McDonnell, and M. Henry

A Spring Predictability Barrier for Arctic Sea Ice
David B. Bonan, Univ. of Washington, Seattle, WA; and M. Bushuk and M. Winton

Antarctic Iceberg Characterization and Variability from 60+ Years of Ship-Based Observations in the Southern Ocean
Yuri A. Romanov, P.P. Shirshov Institute of Oceanology, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia; and N. A. Romanova and P. Romanov

Enhanced 30-Year Global Snow and Ice Dataset and Climatology
Peter Romanov, City Univ. of New York, New York, NY

Springtime North Pacific Oscillation and Summer Sea Ice in the Beaufort Sea
Minghong Zhang, Bedford Institute of Oceanography, Dartmouth, NS, Canada; and W. Perrie and Z. Long

Determining Ocean Tide Influences on Antarctic Ice Shelf Circulation Using GFDL MOM6
Casey Brayton, Univ. of South Carolina–Columbia, Irmo, SC; and R. Hallberg

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