87th AMS Annual Meeting

Session 2B: General Session on Climate Variability

Monday, 15 January 2007: 11:45 AM-5:30 PM
214C (Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center)
Chair:  Bradfield Lyon, International Research Institute for Climate and Society
  11:45 AM
The climate of 2006 in historical perspective
Karin Gleason, NOAA/NESDIS/NCDC, Asheville, NC; and R. Heim, D. Levinson, S. Stephens, and C. Tankersley

  12:00 PM
Lunch Break

  1:30 PM
Climatic Normals for Changing Climate
Konstantin Y. Vinnikov, Univ. of Maryland, College Park, MD; and R. E. Livezey and H. M. Van den Dool

  2:15 PM
Atmospheric blockings - Their influence on the NAO and PNA
Mischa Croci-Maspoli, MeteoSwiss, Zurich, Switzerland; and C. B. Schwierz and H. C. Davies

Poster PDF (204.9 kB)
  2:30 PM
Formal Poster Viewing with Coffee Break

  4:00 PM
The interannual and interdecadal variability in hurricane acticity over the Atlantic and Eastern Pacific Ocean
Anthony R. Lupo, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO; and T. K. Latham, T. H. Magill, J. V. Clark, and P. S. Market

  4:15 PM
Decadal variability of ENSO persistence barrier in ocean heat content and its phase Lag with the SST barrier

  4:45 PM
  5:00 PM
Assessment of US climate variations using the US Climate Extremes Index
Bryan A. Burkholder, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and D. J. Karoly

  5:15 PM
A new method for time series filtering near endpoints
Anthony Arguez, NOAA/NESDIS/NCDC, Asheville, NC; and P. Yu and J. J. O'Brien