Session 1A Weather, Hydrology and Watersheds I

Thursday, 12 November 2009: 1:30 PM-3:10 PM
Host: The Fifth Education and Science Forum

1:30 PM
NOAA programs relevant to weather and air quality forecasts
Jeffery T. Mcqueen, NOAA/NWS/NCEP, Camp Springs, MD

1:55 PM
Issues relating to wind chill from mesonets and vertical wind profile variations
Loren D. White, Jackson State Univ., Jackson, MS; and M. L. Jones

2:10 PM
SEAMONSTER: A testbed sensor web for wireless monitoring of climate change impacts on partially glaciated watersheds
Matt Heavner, University of Alaska, Juneau, AK; and C. Connor, E. Hood, and R. Fatland

2:25 PM
Orographic Effects on Tropical Cyclogenesis over Eastern Pacific Ocean
Van Nguyen, North Carolina A&T State University, Greensboro, NC; and Y. L. Lin and G. Tang

2:40 PM
Uncertainty of a Weather Prediction Model in Predicting Extreme Rainfall Events: Application to Hurricane Rita
Nasrin Nasrollahi, University of Louisiana, Lafayette, LA; and A. AghaKouchak

2:55 PM
A Study of Large-Scale Surface Fluxes and Vertical Motions Associated with Landfall of Hurricane Katrina
R. Suseela Reddy Jr., Jackson State University, Jackson, MS; and H. Natarajan, D. Lu, K. M. Greene, and Q. L. Williams

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