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Sunday, 17 January 2010
9:00 AM-6:00 PM, Sunday
Annual Meeting Registration Begins
Monday, 18 January 2010
7:30 AM-5:30 PM, Monday
Registration Open
Tuesday, 19 January 2010
8:30 AM-9:45 AM, Tuesday, B206
Session 1 World Weather Impacts in 2009
Chair: Christopher W. Landsea, NOAA/NWS/TPC/NHC, Miami, FL
8:30 AM1.1International Weather and Climate Events of 2009  
Klaus E. Wolter, ESRL/Univ of Colorado-CIRES, Boulder, CO
9:00 AM1.22009’s Notable Global Catastrophes—A Look From An Insurance Point Of View  
Steven Drews, Impact Forecasting LLC/Aon Benfield Analytics, Chicago, IL
9:15 AM1.32009 Australian Wildfires  
Heath Hockenberry, NOAA/NWS, Boise, ID; and A. J. Bannister, C. Yeo, and K. Parkyn
9:30 AM1.4Global Agricultural Weather Impacts of 2009  
Michael Ferrari, Coca Cola, Bethlehem, PA
9:45 AM-11:00 AM, Tuesday, Exhibit Hall B2
Formal Poster Viewing with Coffee Break
11:00 AM-6:00 PM, Tuesday, Exhibit Hall B1
Exhibits Open
11:00 AM-12:00 PM, Tuesday, B206
Session 2 2009 High Impact Transportation Impacts
Cochairs: Tanja Fransen, NOAA/NWS, Glasgow, MT; Renee Curry, Univ. of Oklahoma, Norman, OK
11:00 AM2.1High Impact Transportation Events  extended abstract
Gregory S. Forbes, The Weather Channel, Atlanta, GA
11:15 AM2.2Transportation Impacts from the Mt. Redoubt Eruptions 2009  
Jeffrey M. Osiensky, NOAA/NWS, Anchorage, AK; and C. Neal, G. Ferguson, T. Hall, and B. Nelson
11:30 AM2.3Today. Alive Tomorrow. Providing Improved Road Weather Information  
Sheldon D. Drobot, NCAR, Boulder, CO
11:45 AM2.4Aviation Weather Impacts  
Bob Maxson, NOAA/NWS/Aviation Weather Center, Kansas City, MO
12:00 PM-1:30 PM, Tuesday, B208
Kuettner Symposium Luncheon
12:00 PMB1.1Joach Kuettner—A Man in Love with the Sky  
Einar Enevoldson, The Perlan Project, Emeryville, CA
12:00 PM-1:30 PM, Tuesday
Lunch Break (Cash and Carry in Exhibit Hall)
1:30 PM-3:00 PM, Tuesday, B206
Joint Session 3 Weather and Health Impacts (Joint between the IMPACTS: Weather 2009 and the First Environment and Health Symposium)
Cochairs: Tanja Fransen, NOAA/NWS, Glasgow, MT; Renee Curry, Univ. of Oklahoma, Norman, OK
1:30 PMJ3.2How hospitals cope when they are struck by weather disasters  
Bryan McNally, Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, GA
J3.1NWS Support to US Hospitals  
Margaret L. Fowke, NOAA/NWS, Silver Spring, MD
2:00 PMJ3.2aTornado Effects on a Rural Hospital: Impacts of an EF-3 Tornado  
Susie Fussell, Sumter Regional Hospital, Americus, GA
2:30 PMJ3.3Katrina’s Aftermath: Hospitals, Doctors, and Patients  
Mark Peters, East Jefferson Hospital, New Orleans, LA
3:00 PM-3:30 PM, Tuesday, Exhibit Hall B1
Coffee Break in Exhibit Hall
3:30 PM-5:30 PM, Tuesday, B206
Session 3 2009 US Weather Impacts
Chair: Christopher W. Landsea, NOAA/NWS/TPC/NHC, Miami, FL
3:30 PM3.1Avalanche Impacts in 2008–2009  
Ethan Greene, Colorado Avalanche Center, Boulder, CO
4:00 PM3.2Significant Storms in the United States during the Winter of 2008–2009  
James E. Hoke, NOAA/NWS/NCEP, Camp Springs, MD; and C. Hedge
4:15 PM3.3North Dakota/Minnesota Red River Floods  
Michael J. Hudson, NOAA National Weather Service, Kansas City, MO
4:30 PM3.4Atlanta Flooding September 2009  
Melissa Tuttle-Carr, CNN, Atlanta, GA
4:45 PM3.5U.S. Tornadoes of 2009  
Russell S. Schneider, NOAA/NWS/NCEP/SPC, Norman, OK ; and G. W. Carbin
5:00 PM3.6U.S. Tropical Cyclones of 2009  
William L. Read, NOAA/NHC, Miami, FL
Wednesday, 20 January 2010
7:00 PM-9:00 PM, Wednesday, Thomas Murphy Ballroom 1-4
AMS Annual Awards Banquet

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