89th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting

Session 4: Monsoons

Tuesday, 13 January 2009: 8:30 AM-9:45 AM
Room 129A (Phoenix Convention Center)
Chair:  Rosana Nieto-Ferreira, East Carolina University
  8:30 AM
Comparisons of Cloud Water Content between CloudSat Estimates and ECMWF Analyses over Asian Monsoon Region and Tibet
Jui-Lin Li, JPL, Pasadena, CA; and D. E. Waliser, C. P. Woods, H. H. Hsu, C. H. Wu, J. Y. Yu, W. W. Tung, Y. C. Wang, A. M. Tompkins, and M. Köhler

  8:45 AM
On the Predictability of Summer Monsoon Depressions over South Asia
Yi-Chi Wang, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN; and W. W. Tung

  9:30 AM
Vertical Cloud Water Structures of the Boreal Summer Intraseasonal Variability Based on CloudSat Observations
Xianan Jiang, JIFRESSE/UCLA and JPL/Caltech, Pasadena, CA; and D. E. Waliser, J. L. Li, and C. P. Woods