87th AMS Annual Meeting

Wednesday, 17 January 2007: 2:15 PM
Communicating surge information
209 (Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center)
Betty Hearn Morrow, SocResearch Miami, Miami, FL
How does the public interpret the surge information that is part of tropical weather forecasts? How are surge forecasts understood and used by intermediate users such as emergency managers and local officials? On-going research to answer these questions will be discussed in an interactive format.

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