26th Conference on Hurricanes and Tropical Meteorology

Session 10A: Tropical Cyclones and Climate

Wednesday, 5 May 2004: 10:15 AM-12:00 PM
Le Jardin Room (Deauville Beach Resort)
Chair:  Eric S. Blake, NOAA/NCEP/NHC
  10:15 AM
Verification of the OCSI Atlantic Hurricane Predictions Since 1985
Jill F. Hasling, Weather Research Center, Houston, TX; and J. C. Freeman


Poster PDF (60.0 kB)
  10:30 AM
Tropical cyclone activity and the global climate system
Kerry A. Emanuel, MIT, Cambridge, MA; and D. S. Nolan

  10:45 AM
Impact of CO2-induced warming on simulated hurricane intensity and precipitation: sensitivity to the choice of climate model and convective parameterization
Thomas R. Knutson, NOAA/GFDL, Princeton, NJ; and R. E. Tuleya


  11:00 AM
Climate Variability of Tropical Cyclone Activities in Western North Pacific Ocean
Ming Xu, Shanghai Typhoon Institute, Shanghai, China; and M. Ying and Q. Yang

Poster PDF (28.7 kB)
  11:15 AM
Global Warming and Tropical Cyclone Intensity from an Observational Perspective
Johnny C. L. Chan, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China; and K. S. Liu

  11:30 AM
Florida hurricane decline linked to surface warming
James B. Elsner, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL; and T. H. Jagger

  11:45 AM
Cluster analysis of western North Pacific tropical cyclone tracks
Suzana J. Camargo, International Research Institute for Climate Prediction, Palisades, NY; and A. W. Robertson, S. J. Gaffney, and P. Smyth