AMS Forum: Climate Aspects of Hydrometeorology (Expanded View)

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Monday, 15 January 2007
9:00 AM-10:15 AM, Monday
Plenary Session for the Presidential Forum (Presidential Forum will then run parallel to other sessions throughout the day)
2:30 PM-4:00 PM, Monday, Exhibit Hall C
Joint Poster Session 1 CLIMATE ASPECTS OF HYDROMETEOROLOGY POSTERS (Joint with 21st Conference on Hydrology)
Organizers: Paul R. Houser, George Mason Univ./Center for Research on Environment and Water, Calverton, MD; Ana P. Barros, Duke Univ., Durham, NC; Christa Peters-Lidard, NASA/GSFC, Greenbelt, MD
 JP1.1The Impact of an Earthquake-Generated Tsunami on the Earth-Atmosphere System: Year 2004 Indian Ocean Case History Example  
Ayorinde O. Idowu, Univ. of Houston, Houston, TX
 JP1.2Comparison of precipitable water vapor measurements from AIRS and MODIS on the Aqua satellite  
Michael J. Garay, Univ. of California, Los Angeles, CA; and E. J. Fetzer and A. Eldering
 JP1.3Water Balance of an Irrigated Watershed with Seasonally Drought in Southern China  
Yuanshu Jing Sr., Nanjing Univ., Nanjing, China; and Z. Bin and H. Zepp
 JP1.4Observations and Influence of Groundwater on Surface Fluxes Using the NOAH Land Suraface Model in the Nebraska Sand Hills  extended abstract
David B. Radell, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE; and C. M. Rowe
 JP1.5A study of the intensity and duration of the North American Monsoon as a function of winter and spring snowcover  extended abstract
Anna Marie Nordfelt, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX; and S. Quiring
 JP1.6On the Ice Control producing 5th Generation Water Resources and suppressing Global Warming  extended abstract
Hi-Ryong Byun, Pukyong National University, Busan, South Korea
 JP1.7On the validation of the simulation of early season precipitation in the island of Puerto Rico using a mesoscale atmospheric model  extended abstract
Daniel E. Comarazamy, Univ. of Puerto Rico, Mayaguez, Puerto Rico; and J. E. Gonzalez
 JP1.8Possible hydrological effects of detected change in vegetation cover in Eastern Europe based on remotely sensed data  
Judit Bartholy, Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest, Hungary; and R. Pongracz, Z. Dezso, A. Kern, Z. Barcza, and I. Bogardi
 JP1.9Metrics to Characterize Land Controls in the Dynamical Evolution of Cloud and Precipitation Patterns: An Illustration Study in North America  
Kun Tao, Duke Univ., Durham, NC; and A. P. Barros
 JP1.10Investigation on the circulation of Urban Boundary Layer induced by urbanized land surface  extended abstract
Soohyun Park, Seoul National Univ., Seoul, South Korea; and B. Kim and G. Lim
 JP1.11Impacts of UHI and aerosols on hydrological variables  
Heather Yael Glickman, NOAA/CREST/City University of New York, New York, NY; and S. Mahani and R. Khanbilvardi1
 JP1.12Dynamic vegetation model for the descriptions of evapotranspiration and photosynthetic carbon sink observed at a rice paddy  
Jeng-Lin Tsai, National Chung Hsing University, Taichung, Taiwan; and B. J. Tsuang
 JP1.13Impact of land use change on the boundary layer development and cloud formation in Southwest Australia  
Salvi AsefiNajafabady, University of Alabama in Huntsville, Huntsville, AL; and Y. Wu, U. S. Nair, R. A. Pielke, T. J. Lyons, J. Hacker, and R. M. Welch
JP1.14Assessing the Performance of CLASS in the Canadian Regional Climate Model  
Edmond Chan, EC, Toronto, ON, Canada; and M. D. MacKay and D. L. Verseghy
 JP1.15Application and evaluation of the Kalman Filter data assimilation approaches in the Noah land surface model  
Yan Luo, Center for Research on Environment and Water, Calverton, MD; and P. R. Houser and X. Zhan
Tuesday, 16 January 2007
8:30 AM-12:00 PM, Tuesday, 214A
Joint Session 1 Impacts of Terrestrial Changes on Weather and Climate (Joint with 21st Conference on Hydrology and Climate Aspects of Hydrometeorology)
Organizers: Christa Peters-Lidard, NASA/GSFC, Greenbelt, MD; Ana P. Barros, Duke Univ., Durham, NC; Paul R. Houser, George Mason Univ./Center for Research on Environment and Water, Calverton, MD
8:30 AMJ1.1Linking Water, Carbon and Nitrogen Cycles (INVITED)  
Elisabeth A. Holland, NCAR, Boulder, CO
9:00 AMJ1.2Hydrological impacts of deforestation in small catchments in Brazilian Amazonian  
Ralph Trancoso, National Institute for Research in Amazônia, Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil; and J. Tomasella, R. D. C. D. Silva, M. T. F. Monteiro, D. A. Rodriguez, and L. A. Cuartas
9:15 AMJ1.3The Sensitivity of North American Warm Season Precipitation to Vegetation and Groundwater Dynamics  
Xiao-Yan Jiang, Univ. of Texas, Austin, 78712, TX; and G. Y. Niu and Z. L. Yang
9:30 AMJ1.4The Southwest Australian Bunny Fence Experiment  
Udaysankar S. Nair, Univ. of Alabama, Huntsville, AL; and T. J. Lyons, J. Hacker, R. M. Welch, R. A. Pielke, S. Asefi, and Y. Wu
9:45 AMCoffee Break with Formal Poster Viewing  
11:00 AMJ1.5The impact of current and future urban land use on coastal convective precipitation  
J. Marshall Shepherd, Univ. of Georgia, Athens, GA; and M. Manyin and D. Messen
11:15 AMJ1.6Analysis of the Influence of Irrigation on Hydroclimate in the California Central Valley using Regional Climate Model Ensemble Simulations  
Jiming Jin, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory/Univ. of California, Berkeley, CA; and N. L. Miller
11:30 AMJ1.7Impacts of northern lakes on local seasonal climate  extended abstract wrf recording
Zhenxia Long, Bedford Institute of Oceanography, Dartmouth, NS, Canada; and W. A. Perrie, J. R. Gyakum, R. Laprise, and D. Caya
11:45 AMJ1.8A Numerical Study of the Hydrometeorological Dryline in Northwest India during the Monsoon  
Sen Chiao, Florida Institute of Technology, Melbourne, FL; and A. P. Barros
1:30 PM-5:30 PM, Tuesday, 214A
Joint Session 2 Water Resource Issues Associated with Weather and Climate Change (Joint with the 21st Conference on Hydrology and Climate Aspects of Hydrometeorology)
Organizers: Bart Nijssen, 3TIER, Seattle, WA; Alan F. Hamlet, University of Washington, Seattle, WA; Ana P. Barros, Duke Univ., Durham, NC; Christa Peters-Lidard, NASA/GSFC, Greenbelt, MD
1:30 PMJ2.1Global warming and water availability: the "big picture" (INVITED)  
P. C. D. Milly, USGS, Princeton, NJ
2:00 PMJ2.2Atmospheric Transfer of Surface Water between Basins and Between Nations  
Paul A. Dirmeyer, COLA, Calverton, MD; and K. L. Brubaker
2:15 PMJ2.3Implications of changing 20th century precipitation variability for water management in the western U.S.  
Alan F. Hamlet, University of Washington, Seattle, WA; and P. W. Mote and D. P. Lettenmaier
2:30 PMJ2.4Climate Forecasts and Water management - Possibilities and Challenges  
Sankar Arumugam, North Carolina State Univ., Raleigh, NC; and U. Lall, A. F. De Souza, and C. Brown
2:45 PMJ2.5Climate Forecasts and Water Macro Allocation in Ceará, Brazil  
Francisco Assis Filho Souza Filho, IRI, Columbia University, Palisades, NY; and U. Lall
3:00 PMCoffee Break  
3:30 PMJ2.6An Experimental System for a Global Flood Watch: From Satellite Precipitation Data to a Flood Inundation Map  
Yang Hong, Goddard Earth Science and Technology Center, Greenbelt, MD; and R. Adler, R. Brakenridge, and G. J. Huffman
3:45 PMJ2.7Using Multiple-Sensor Quantitative Precipitation Estimation for Flood Forecasting in the Lower Colorado River Basin  extended abstract
Beth Clarke, Weather Decision Technologies, Norman, OK; and C. Barrere, M. Luna, and D. Yates
4:00 PMJ2.8Flash Flood Prediction in Italy: Development and Testing of a New Capability  extended abstract
J. William Conway, Weather Decision Technologies, Inc., Norman, OK; and C. Barrere, G. Formentini, L. Lago, A. Rossa, and M. Calza
4:15 PMJ2.9Effects of evapotranspiration and rainfall fluxes on the hydrologic water balance in the Arbuckle-Simpson Aquifer region  
Baxter E. Vieux, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and C. Calderon
4:30 PMJ2.10Developing tools for monitoring moisture conditions at the local level in the State of Texas   wrf recording
Steven M. Quiring, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX; and J. W. Nielsen-Gammon
4:45 PMJ2.11Coupling land hydrology to a cloud resolving model - Evaluation for warm season conditions  
Shanti Bhushan, Duke University, Durham, NC; and B. Ana P
5:00 PMJ2.12A Study of Predecessor Rainfall Events (PRE) in Advance of Tropical Cyclones  
Matthew Cote, State Univ. of New York, Albany, NY; and M. L. Jurewicz
5:15 PMJ2.13Synoptic and Mesoscale Patterns Associated with Super-Cooled Liquid Water over the Medicine Bow and Sierra Madre Mountains  extended abstract wrf recording
Melissa A. Goering, NOAA/NWSFO, Cheyenne, WY; and T. Jensen and D. Copley
Wednesday, 17 January 2007
8:30 AM-12:00 PM, Wednesday, 214A
Joint Session 3 Forecasting Water Cycle Components at Different Spatial and Temporal Scales (Joint with Climate Change Manifested by Changes in Weather and Climate Aspects of Hydrometeorology)
Organizers: Ana P. Barros, Duke Univ., Durham, NC; Christa Peters-Lidard, NASA/GSFC, Greenbelt, MD
8:30 AMJ3.1Prediction of Elements of the Hydrologic Cycle at Climatic Time Scale: Observations and Prospects (INVITED)  
Upmanu Lall, International Research Institute for Climate Prediction, New York, NY
9:00 AMJ3.2Dynamic Bayesian Networks for Spatio-Temporal Downscaling of Seasonal Climate to Daily Weather Forecasts  
Abedalrazq F. Khalil, Columbia Univ., New York, NY; and H. H. Kwon and U. Lall
9:15 AMJ3.3Assessment of dynamic downscaling of the continental U.S. regional climate using the Eta/SSiB Regional Climate Model  
Yongkang Xue, University of California, Los Angeles, CA; and R. Vasic, Z. Janjic, F. Mesinger, and K. Mitchell
9:30 AMJ3.4Climatic aspects of hydrometeorology and water resources – the role of drought (INVITED)  
Dennis P. Lettenmaier, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
10:00 AMCoffee Break  
10:30 AMJ3.5When model results and observations disagree . . .  
Andrew A. Lacis, NASA/GISS, New York, NY
10:45 AMJ3.6Extreme Floods in Urban Watersheds (INVITED)  
James A. Smith, Princeton Univ., Princeton, NJ
11:15 AMJ3.7Cool season heavy rainfall events over west central Florida  extended abstract wrf recording
Charles H. Paxton, NOAA/NWSFO, Ruskin, FL; and A. Reynes and J. C. McMichael
11:30 AMJ3.8An Examination of Central Gulf Coast Rainfall Quantities to Characterize the Hydrologic Impacts of Gulf of Mexico Tropical Systems  
Suzanne Van Cooten, NOAA/NSSL, Norman, OK
11:45 AMJ3.9Effect of Mean Midtropospheric Winds on Monthly Precipitation Anomolies in the Central Rocky Mountain Region  
Donna F. Tucker, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS

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