Impacts of 2008 (Expanded View)

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Compact View of Conference

Sunday, 11 January 2009
9:00 AM-6:00 PM, Sunday
Annual Meeting Registration Begins
12:00 PM-4:00 PM, Sunday, Northballroom A
3:00 PM-4:00 PM, Sunday, Room 130
First-Time Attendee Briefing
5:00 PM-6:00 PM, Sunday, Room 130
Annual Meeting Review and Fellows Awards
5:00 PM-7:00 PM, Sunday, Hall 5
Fellows Reception
Monday, 12 January 2009
7:30 AM-5:30 PM, Monday
Registration Open
8:30 AM-10:15 AM, Monday, Ballroom ABC
Presidential Forum
5:30 PM-7:30 PM, Monday, Hall 4
Opening of the Exhibit Hall with Reception
Tuesday, 13 January 2009
8:30 AM-9:45 AM, Tuesday, Room 230
Session 1 World Wide High Impact Weather—2008
Chair: Joseph Schaefer, NOAA/NWS/NCEP/NSSL/SPC, Norman, OK
8:30 AM1.1International Events   wrf recording
Klaus E. Wolter, NOAA/ERL/CDC, Boulder, CO
9:00 AM1.2Coastal Flooding throughout the Federated States of Micronesia  extended abstract wrf recording
Bill Ward, NOAA/NWS, Honolulu, HI
9:15 AM1.3Chinese Weather 2008   wrf recording
Bi Baogui, National Meteorological Center, China Meteorological Administration, Beijing, , China
9:30 AM1.4Tropical cyclone prediction in the North Indian Ocean: Nargis and Myanmar   wrf recording
Peter J. Webster, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA; and P. Berlinger and J. Masters
9:45 AM-11:00 AM, Tuesday, Hall 5
Formal Poster Viewing with Coffee Break (See poster listing in Monday's program)
11:00 AM-12:00 PM, Tuesday, Room 230
Session 2 High Impact Marine Events
Chair: Christopher W. Landsea, NOAA/NWS/TPC/NHC, Miami, FL
11:00 AM2.1Rip Currents: An Underrated Hazard   wrf recording
Steven R. Pfaff, NOAA/NWS, Wilmington, NC
11:15 AM2.2Weather Impacts: The Aleutian Low   wrf recording
Aimee Devaris, NOAA/NWS, Silver Spring, MD
11:30 AM2.3The “Tehuantepecer” Gale—An Extreme Gap Wind Event   wrf recording
Hugh D. Cobb III, NOAA/NWS/TPC, Miami, FL
11:45 AM2.4Dead Zones Grow With More Precipitation, Animals and Fuel Demand   wrf recording
Robert E. Magnien, NOAA/Center for Sponsored Coastal Ocean Research, Silver Spring, MD
12:00 PM-1:30 PM, Tuesday
Lunch Break (Cash and Carry in Exhibit Hall)
1:30 PM-3:00 PM, Tuesday, Room 124A
Joint Session 2 Observations/Studies of High—Impact Weather in Urban Regions (Joint between the Symposium on Urban High Impact Weather, the Special Symposium on Measurements in the Urban Environment and Observations, the Eighth Conference on Coastal Atmospheric and Oceanic Prediction and Processes, the Eighth Symposium on the Urban Environment, the 23rd Conference on Hydrology, the Fourth Conference on the Meteorological Applications of Lightning Data, the Fourth Symposium on Policy and Socio—Economic Research, the Timothy R. Oke Symposium, and the Impacts of 2008)
Cochairs: Pavlos Kollias, McGill University, Montréal, QC Canada; Bart Nijssen, 3TIER, Inc., Seattle, WA
1:30 PMJ2.1(Invited Talk) Fire at the Urban Interface: The San Diego County Wildfires of October 2007   wrf recording
Jim Purpura, NOAA/NWS, San Diego, CA
2:00 PMJ2.2Evolution of severe convection in the New York City Metropolitan Region   wrf recording
Brian A. Colle, SUNY, Stony Brook, NY ; and K. Lombardo and J. Murray
2:15 PMJ2.3An observational study of the movement of Lake Breeze Fronts in the vicinity of Chicago, IL   wrf recording
Jason M. Keeler, University of Illinois, Urbana, IL; and D. A. R. Kristovich
2:30 PMJ2.4An observational and modeling study of a rare tornadic storm in a major central business district: Possible linkages to drought and urban land cover  
Dev Niyogi, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN; and M. J. Shepherd, M. Lei, W. O. Shem, and J. Entin
2:45 PMJ2.5Meteorological conditions associated with major storm surge events at New York City   wrf recording
Katherine Rojowsky, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY; and B. A. Colle and F. Bounaiuto
3:00 PM-3:30 PM, Tuesday, Hall 4
Coffee Break in Exhibit Hall
3:30 PM-4:45 PM, Tuesday, Room 230
Session 3 High Impact US Weather Events
Chair: Tanja E. Fransen, NOAA/NWS, Glasgow, MT
3:30 PM3.1The Midwest Flooding of June 2008: A National Weather Service Assessment   wrf recording
James E. Hoke, NOAA/NWS/NCEP, Camp Springs, MD
3:45 PM3.2Major Winter Weather Events in the US, 2007–2008: Overview and Impacts   wrf recording
Douglas A. Wesley, UCAR/COMET, Boulder, CO
4:00 PM3.3The 2008 California Fires (and elsewhere)   wrf recording
Timothy J. Brown, DRI, Reno, NV
4:15 PM3.4Atlantic Hurricanes   wrf recording
William L. Read, NOAA/TPC, Miami, FL
4:30 PM3.5The 2008 U.S. Tornado Year: An Early and Angry Start   wrf recording
Joseph Schaefer, NOAA/NWS/NCEP/NSSL/SPC, Norman, OK; and G. W. Carbin
5:25 PM-5:30 PM, Tuesday
Sessions Adjourn for the Day
Wednesday, 14 January 2009
5:30 PM-6:30 PM, Wednesday, Hall 4
Reception in Exhibit Hall (Cash Bar)
7:00 PM-9:00 PM, Wednesday, Northballroom
AMS Annual Awards Banquet

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