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Saturday, 16 January 2010

6:00 AM-11:55 PM: Saturday, 16 January 2010


Session
AMS Staff Office
Location: B403 (GWCC)
Host: Events

7:30 AM-9:00 AM: Saturday, 16 January 2010


Student Conference Registration

9:00 AM-9:30 AM: Saturday, 16 January 2010


Session 1
Welcome and Introductions
Location: B206 (GWCC)
Host: 9th Annual Student Conference
  9:00 AM
1.1
Welcome from the SCPC
Angelyn G. Kolodziej, CIMMS/Univ. of Oklahoma and NOAA/NSSL, Norman, OK

  9:05 AM
1.2
Welcom from the AMS
Thomas R. Karl, NOAA/NCDC, Asheville, NC

  9:10 AM
1.3
Message from the AMS Teaching Excellence Award Winner
Douglas N. Yarger, Retired, formerly Iowa State Univ., Ames, IA

  9:20 AM
1.4
Welcome from Your Peers
Marcus D. Walter, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

9:30 AM-10:00 AM: Saturday, 16 January 2010


Session 2
Group Breakout Activity (What YOU Want Out of This)
Location: B206 (GWCC)
Host: 9th Annual Student Conference

10:00 AM-11:00 AM: Saturday, 16 January 2010


Session 3
Get the Most Out of this Conference: How to Develop Yourself as a Professional
Location: B206 (GWCC)
Host: 9th Annual Student Conference
Chair: James M. Kurdzo, Atmospheric Radar Research Center, School of Meteorology, University of Oklahoma
  10:00 AM
3.1
  10:15 AM
3.2
Sharp? Or well rounded? The physics of setting goals
Kevin A. Kloesel, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK

  10:30 AM
3.3
Private Sector Meteorology
Kenneth Carey, Noblis, Inc., Falls Church, VA

  10:45 AM
3.4
Role as a scientist in the community
Richard Clark, Millersville Univ., Millersville, PA

11:00 AM-12:00 PM: Saturday, 16 January 2010


Panel Discussion 1
Panel of Young Professionals
Location: B206 (GWCC)
Host: 9th Annual Student Conference
Moderator: Anthony E. Reinhart, Texas Tech University
Panelists: Lara E. Pagano, NOAA/NWS; Chris Smith, NBC Maryland; Chris Walsh, Georgia Emergency Management Association

12:00 PM-1:00 PM: Saturday, 16 January 2010


Networking Lunch
Location: B313/314 (GWCC)

1:00 PM-1:30 PM: Saturday, 16 January 2010


Session 4
Introduction to Session 4: Broad Perspective of the Job Market vs. Academia
Location: B206 (GWCC)
Host: 9th Annual Student Conference
Chair: Jon Nese, Penn State University

1:30 PM-2:50 PM: Saturday, 16 January 2010


Session 4A
Academia
Location: B206 (GWCC)
Host: 9th Annual Student Conference
Chair: Lara E. Pagano, NOAA/NWS
  1:30 PM
4A.1
The how-to’s of publishing papers
David M. Schultz, Universities of Helsinki and Manchester/Finnish Meteorological Institute, Helsinki, Finland

  1:50 PM
4A.2
Good habits of a graduate student
Cody Kirkpatrick, University of Alabama, Huntsville, AL

  2:10 PM
4A.3
Timeline before graduation
Frederick H. Carr, Univ. of Oklahoma, Norman, OK

  2:30 PM
4A.4
Internship and funding opportunities
Owen H. Shieh, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK


Session 4B
The Job Market
Location: B207 (GWCC)
Host: 9th Annual Student Conference
Chair: Heather A. Dinon, North Carolina State University
  1:30 PM
4B.1
Standing out in the job hunt
Robert Baron, Baron Services, Inc., Huntsville, AL

  1:50 PM
4B.2
Using the Internet professionally
Ryan Boyles, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC

  2:10 PM
4B.3
Government job opportunities
Trisha D. Palmer, NOAA/NWSFO, Peachtree City, GA

  2:30 PM
4B.4
Employment in the physical sciences
Roman Czujko, American Institute of Physics, College Park, MD

2:50 PM-3:00 PM: Saturday, 16 January 2010


Break

3:00 PM-4:00 PM: Saturday, 16 January 2010


Session 5
HOT Topics in Local Weather
Location: B206 (GWCC)
Host: 9th Annual Student Conference
Chair: Renee Curry, Univ. of Oklahoma
  3:00 PM
5.1
The Atlanta Tornado: CNN perspective
Brandon Miller, CNN, Atlanta, GA

  3:15 PM
5.2
Atlanta Air Route Traffic Control Center
Charles A. West, NOAA/NWS, Hampton, GA

  3:30 PM
5.3
Health effects of climate change
Paul Schramm, Center for Disease Control, Atlanta, GA

  3:45 PM
5.4
The Historic Atlanta Flood of 2009
John Feldt, NOAA/NWS Southeast River Forecast Center, Peachtree City, GA

4:00 PM-5:00 PM: Saturday, 16 January 2010


Session 6
Weather Outside the Lines
Location: B206 (GWCC)
Host: 9th Annual Student Conference
Chair: Jesse Nusbaumer, University of Colorado
  4:00 PM
6.1
International Meteorology
Rajul E. Pandya, UCAR/SOARS, Boulder, CO

  4:15 PM
6.2
Forensic Meteorology
H. Michael Mogil, How the Weatherworks, Naples, FL

  4:30 PM
6.3
The role of FEMA
Rebecca Jennings, FEMA, Washington, DC

  4:45 PM
6.4
Space Weather
Delores J. Knipp, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO

5:00 PM-5:15 PM: Saturday, 16 January 2010


Session 7
Closing Remarks and End of Day 1 Feedback
Location: B206 (GWCC)
Host: 9th Annual Student Conference

5:30 PM-7:30 PM: Saturday, 16 January 2010


Career Fair and Graduate School Reception
Location: Exhibit Hall B2 (GWCC)

7:30 PM-9:30 PM: Saturday, 16 January 2010


Session
UCAR's SOARS Program 15th birthday celebration
Location: B208 (GWCC)
Host: Events

Sunday, 17 January 2010

6:00 AM-11:55 PM: Sunday, 17 January 2010


Session
Bams
Location: B209 (GWCC)
Host: Events

Session
Press
Location: B210 (GWCC)
Host: Events

Session
Projections Presentations
Location: B310 (GWCC)
Host: Events

Session
Staff Office
Location: B403 (GWCC)
Host: Events

Session
Weather Preview Theater
Location: B201 (GWCC)
Hosts: (Joint between the Events; and the Eighth Presidential History Symposium )

7:30 AM-9:00 AM: Sunday, 17 January 2010


Short Course Registration

7:30 AM-5:30 PM: Sunday, 17 January 2010


Session
Student Conference Sessions
Location: B206 (GWCC)
Host: Events

9:00 AM-9:45 AM: Sunday, 17 January 2010


Panel Discussion 2
A unique collaboration: VORTEX-2 students and professionals
Location: B206 (GWCC)
Host: 9th Annual Student Conference
Moderator: Mariana Scott, University of Alabama in Huntsville
Panelists: Christopher C. Weiss, Texas Tech University; Christopher J. Nowotarski, Pennsylvania State University; Casey E. Letkewicz, North Carolina State University

9:00 AM-6:00 PM: Sunday, 17 January 2010


Annual Meeting Registration Begins

9:45 AM-10:15 AM: Sunday, 17 January 2010


Session 8
Conversations with Professionals I
Location: B206 (GWCC)
Host: 9th Annual Student Conference
Speakers: Sepideh Yalda, Millersville Univ.; Ada Monzón, Univision; Ray Ban, The Weather Channel; William J. Murtagh, NOAA/NWS/Space Weather Prediction; Nelsie Ramos, National Hurricane Center; Alan Lustig, JP Morgan and Chase; Louis W. Uccellini, NOAA/NWS/NCEP; Marina M. Timofeyeva, UCAR, Boulder, CO and NOAA/NWS; John Morales, NBC Miami; Roberta Balstad, Weather, Climate, and Society Journal; Vickie Nadolski, NWS; Mary Glackin, NOAA
Chair: Marcus D. Walter, Cornell University

10:15 AM-12:15 PM: Sunday, 17 January 2010


Session 9
Conversations with Professionals II (Rotate between rooms every 15 or 20 minutes)
Location: Break-out Rooms 202, 203, 204, and 207 (GWCC)
Host: 9th Annual Student Conference
Speakers: Sepideh Yalda, Millersville Univ.; Ada Monzón, Univision; Ray Ban, The Weather Channel; William J. Murtagh, NOAA/NWS/Space Weather Prediction; Nelsie Ramos, National Hurricane Center; Alan Lustig, JP Morgan and Chase; Louis W. Uccellini, NOAA/NWS/NCEP; Marina M. Timofeyeva, UCAR, Boulder, CO and NOAA/NWS; John Morales, NBC Miami; Roberta Balstad, Weather, Climate, and Society Journal; Vickie Nadolski, NWS; Mary Glackin, NOAA
Chair: Marcus D. Walter, Cornell University

11:45 AM-12:15 PM: Sunday, 17 January 2010


AMS Student Chapter Town Hall Meeting
Location: B206 (GWCC)
Moderators: Christopher J. Schultz, Univ. of Alabama; Elise V. Schultz, Univ. of Alabama

12:00 PM-1:30 PM: Sunday, 17 January 2010


Session
AMS Short Course Lunch
Location: B312 (GWCC)
Host: Events

Session
Student Conf Break-out
Location: B202 (GWCC)
Host: Events

Session
Student Conference Luncheon
Location: B313/314 (GWCC)
Host: Events

12:00 PM-4:00 PM: Sunday, 17 January 2010


Weatherfest

12:00 PM-5:30 PM: Sunday, 17 January 2010


Session
Student Conf Break-out
Location: B203 (GWCC)
Host: Events

Session
Student Conf Break-out
Location: B204 (GWCC)
Host: Events

Session
Student Conf Break-out
Location: B207 (GWCC)
Host: Events

Session
Student Conf Break-out
Location: B208 (GWCC)
Host: Events

12:15 PM-12:30 PM: Sunday, 17 January 2010


Closing Remarks
Location: B206 (GWCC)

2:00 PM-4:00 PM: Sunday, 17 January 2010


Session 10
Education Forum on Improving Your Writing Skills for Students and Scientists
Location: B206 (GWCC)
Host: 9th Annual Student Conference
Chair: David M. Schultz, Universities of Helsinki and Manchester/Finnish Meteorological Institute

2:00 PM-5:30 PM: Sunday, 17 January 2010


Session
Speaker Ready Room
Location: B311 (GWCC)
Host: Events

3:00 PM-4:00 PM: Sunday, 17 January 2010


First-Time Attendee Briefing
Location: B314 (GWCC)

5:00 PM-6:00 PM: Sunday, 17 January 2010


Annual Meeting Review and Fellows Awards
Location: B314 (GWCC)

5:30 PM-7:00 PM: Sunday, 17 January 2010


Poster Session
Student Poster Session
Location: Exhibit Hall B2 (GWCC)
Host: 9th Annual Student Conference
 
S2
Global climatology of the planetary boundary layer inversions
Angelica M. Betancourt-Negron, NOAA/NWSFO Huntsville, AL/ University of Puerto Rico- Rio Piedras, Huntsville, AL; and D. J. Seidel

 
S3
Development toward an Advanced Aerobiological Vegetable Disease Forecasting Tool
Lara E. Pagano, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC; and A. P. Sims, T. Keever, and R. Boyles

 
S4
Tsunami warning signs—educational, annoying or ignored?
Antonia L. Rosati, Santa Monica College, Santa Monica, CA

Handout (147.4 kB)

 
S5
Databasing of AOC weather data for public access
Kelly Scott, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO; and P. Flaherty

 
S7
Increasing potential predictability of Indian summer monsoon wet and dry spells
Neena Joseph Mani, JIFRESSE/Univ. of California, Pasadena, CA; and B. N. Goswami

 
S11
Sensible heating over the Tibetan Plateau and the onset of Asian Monsoon
Li Xu, George Mason University, Calverton, MD

 
S12
A Comparison of Icing Pilot Reports to Weather Conditions
Brooke Lewis, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and C. A. Wolff

 
S13
Flash floods: A spatial and temporal analysis—A case study of the flash floods in southwestern Missouri in March 2008
Daniel A. Pollak, Pennsylvania State University & NCAR/SOARS, State College, PA

Handout (1.8 MB)

 
S14
A method for determining the historical climatology of East Coast Winter Storms
Jase E. Bernhardt, Northeast Regional Climate Center, Ithaca, NY

Handout (965.6 kB)

 
S15
A higher order tracer transport scheme for icosahedral hexagonal grids
Maximo Q. Menchaca, University of Washington, Seattle, WA; and W. C. Skamarock

 
S16
Loss of Significance and Multidecadal Variability of the Madden-Julian Oscillation
E. Suhas, Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology, Pune, India; and B. N. Goswami

 
S17
Synoptic environments and convective modes associated with significant tornadoes in the contiguous United States—a null case dataset
Darren V. Snively, NOAA/Ohio University, Athens, OH; and R. L. Thompson and J. S. Grams

 
S18
"Identifying QBO and Seasonal Variations in Stratospheric Chemical Species using UARS HALOE Data"
John Anderson, Hampton Univ., Hampton, VA; and B. A. Crandall and N. M. Pothier

 
S19
Impacts of super-resolution data on National Weather Service warning decision making
Jonathan M. Vogel, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada; and C. D. Payne, C. A. Van Den Broeke, and L. R. Lemon

Handout (366.5 kB)

 
S20
 
S21
Turbulent flux responses to leaf density changes
Miliaritiana L. Robjhon, Howard University, Washington, DC; and E. Joseph, C. A. Stearns, and M. K. Payne

 
S22
Effects of drop size distribution on NEXRAD rain rate estimation
Nazario D. Ramirez-Beltran, Univ. of Puerto Rico, Mayaguez, Puerto Rico, PR; and E. J. Suarez-Vazquez and S. Cruz-Pol

Handout (328.2 kB)

 
S23
Poleward moisture transport by a Recurving Tropical Cyclone and its effect on Midlatitude Precipitation
Graylen L. Boone, UCAR/NCAR, Gates, NC; and C. A. Davis and R. S. Schumacher

 
S24
Improving Hurricane Intensity Awareness by Creating a Radius of 64 Knot Winds Scale and NASA Satellite Monitoring System for the Atlantic Basin and Gulf of Mexico
Josh David Stodghill, NASA DEVELOP, Mobile, AL; and A. M. Billiot, R. M. Penton, A. K. Dixon, and A. J. Eiserloh Jr.

 
S25
Climatology of lake-effect precipitation events over the Lake Tahoe, CA/NV region
Andrew Stieneke, Raleigh, NC; and S. Ganetis and N. F. Laird

 
S27
 
S28
A stochastic daily mean temperature model for weather derivatives
Jeffrey P. Viel, NWC REU, Charlton, MA; and T. Connor

 
S29
Operational uses for an objective overshooting top detection algorithm
Sarah A. Monette, CIMSS/Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI; and K. Bedka and W. Feltz

 
S30
Forecasting Southern Plains wind ramp events using the WRF model at 3km
Kristen Taylor Bradford, NWC REU, Norman, OK; and R. L. Carpenter Jr. and B. Shaw

Handout (376.6 kB)

 
S31
Impact of Vegetation on the Energy and Water Balance of a Temperate Wetland
Gregory J. Cutrell, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE; and J. Lenters, K. Herman, E. Istanbulluoglu, A. Kilic, D. Scott, and S. Walters

 
S32
Climatology of Lake-Effect Precipitation Events over the Great Salt Lake, UT
Benjamin Albright, Howard University, Washington, DC; and J. Popp and N. F. Laird

 
S33
Improving the radar Z-R relationships over Puerto Rico
Nazario D. Ramirez-Beltran, Univ. of Puerto Rico, Mayaguez, Puerto Rico, PR; and C. J. Carrasquillo and S. Cruz-Pol

Handout (481.1 kB)

 
S35
Initial Tests of an Automated Freezing Drizzle Detection Algorithm applied to ASOS
Matthew Dewey, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and S. Landolt, C. A. Wolff, and M. K. Politovich

 
S36
A Survey of Impacts Resulting from the Drought of 2007 in Kentucky
Crystal J. Bergman, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE

Handout (709.5 kB)

 
S37
Cloud photogrammetry and single-Doppler radar analysis of the 5 June 2009 La Grange, WY tornado during VORTEX 2
Rachel Ducharme, Lyndon State College, Lyndonville, VT; and A. McGee and N. Atkins

 
S38
Quality Assessment of a Winter Road Maintenance Decision Support System
Eric Haave, NCAR, Boulder, Colorado; and M. B. Chapman and S. Linden

 
S39
 
S40
Verification of ESTOFEX lightning and severe weather forecasts
Alex Kowaleski, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA; and H. E. Brooks and C. A. Doswell III

 
S41
Evaluation of the CALIPSO Satellite Cloud Sub-Type Classification Product over a Global Distribution
Christopher J. Slocum, NASA/LRC DEVELOP National Program, University Park, PA

 
S42
A Case Study of the 13-14 February 2007 Extended Sleet Event
Matthew S. Potter, University at Albany, Albany, NY; and P. A. Selmer

 
S43
The influence of ENSO on tropical cyclone trajectories in the South Indian Ocean
Kevin D. Ash, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL; and C. J. Matyas

 
S45
Sources of carbon monoxide and formaldehyde in North American determined from high-resolution atmospheric data
Scot M. Miller, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA; and D. M. Matross, A. Andrews, D. B. Millet, M. Longo, E. W. Gottlieb, A. I. Hirsch, C. Gerbig, J. C. Lin, B. C. Daube, R. C. Hudman, P. L. S. Dias, V. Y. Chow, and S. C. Wofsy

 
S46
Exploring the possible existence of embedded supercell thunderstorms
Dustin Edwin Pittman, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN; and R. J. Trapp

 
S47
Viability of weather dissemination via social network technologies
Justin M. Wittrock, NWC REU, Ames, IA; and K. K. Droegemeier and S. A. Erickson

 
S48
Quantifying the onset of extra-tropical transition using four-dimensional analysis techniques
Diedra D. Boyd, Mississippi State University, Mississippi State, MS; and J. L. Dyer

 
S49
Developing the Ozarks pulse thunderstorm index
Doug Thomas Cramer, NOAA/NWSFO, Springfield, MO; and N. A. Lock

Handout (658.5 kB)

 
S50
Orographic Effects On Tropical Cyclogenesis Over Eastern Pacific Ocean
Van Nguyen, North Carolina A&T State University, Greensboro, NC; and Y. L. Lin and G. Tang

 
S51
Passage of Tropical Cyclones over Mountainous Islands Part I: Control Experiment
Ian C. Colon-Pagan, North Carolina A&T State University, Greensboro, NC; and Y. L. Lin, Y. H. Kuo, and S. Koch

 
S52
Examining the Effect of Tornadoes on Population in Oklahoma
Eric Scott Apel, Western Illinois University, Macomb, IL; and R. D. Ostrowski and P. A. Watson

 
S54
Spatial and temporal variability of precipitation in the Okavango-Kwando-Zambezi catchment, southern Africa
Andrea E. Gaughan, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL; and P. R. Waylen

 
S56
Kinematic structure and evolution of the 9 March 2006 Mississippi/Alabama bow echo
Calvin Elkins, University of Alabama in Huntsville, Huntsville, AL

 
S57
Climatology of Lake-Effect Clouds over the Great Lakes
Lindsey Higgins, Byrd Polar Research Center, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH; and D. Zelinsky and N. F. Laird

 
S58
Improving the Skill of the NWS's Extratropical Total Water Level Forecast System
Rosimar Rios-Berrios, NOAA/NWS/OST/MDL and UPRM, Mayagüez, PR

Handout (1.1 MB)

 
S59
Transverse cirrus bands and aviation turbulence
Emily N. Wilson, Univ. of Georgia, Athens, GA; and L. C. Paulik, J. A. Knox, A. S. Bachmeier, M. Carter, J. E. Tarantino, and M. J. Mays

 
S60
Reduction in surface ozone concentrations under ultra-high temperatures in central California
Adam James Davis, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI; and R. C. Owen, S. Sillman, and A. Steiner

 
S61
The correlation between tornadoes and population density changes in Illinois
David J. Anderson, Western Illinois University, Macomb, IL; and J. A. Maples Sr.

 
S62
Modeling Wildfire Behavior and Analyzing Emissions
Marques A. Cameron, SOARS, Woodbridge, VA

 
S63
Frequency, duration and synoptic setting of late summer heat waves in Georgia
Myron Thomas Petro, University Of Georgia, Athens, GA; and J. A. Knox

 
S65
Weather's impact on Golf Attendance
John Parkinson, Western Illinois University, Macomb, IL; and G. Matson

 
S66
Rainfall Climatology Study of Puerto Rico
Mayra Oyola, University of Puerto Rico, Mayaguez, PR; and A. F. Adames, I. Del Valle, J. M. Maldonado, A. Marrero, I. Ramos, and L. F. Bejarano, Ph.D

 
S68
 
S70
Comparison of ABL Heights
Sharome Goode, NCAR, Oklahoma City, OK; and S. Sokolovskiy, L. Cucurrull, and D. Hunt

 
S71
Climatology of Convection in Florida: Implications for Mercury Deposition
Eleanor Ferguson, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI; and F. J. Marsik, D. J. Posselt, and G. J. Keeler

 
S72
Analysis of diurnal trends in stratocumulus drizzle from the VOCALS field campaign
Angel F. Adames, University of Puerto Rico, Mayagüez Campus, Mayagüez, PR; and C. Aldereguia and S. E. Yuter

Handout (1018.8 kB)

 
S73
Interannual to decadal variability of dominant modes in the ocean circulation of the tropical western Indian Ocean
Rondrotiana Barimalala, Earth System Physics Section, Trieste, Italy; and A. Bracco, F. Kucharski, and A. Crise

 
S74
Re-examination of Northeast United States Drought Trends and Characteristics
Marcus D. Walter, SOARS/Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

 
S75
The impact of liquid water and ice in Arctic clouds on cloud radiative forcing and the surface energy budget
Elizabeth A. Maroon, MIT, Cambridge, MA; and A. B. Solomon and M. Shupe

 
S77
Fair-Weather diurnal wind field evolution in a complex mountainous region
Jonathan Michael Tippetts, Salt Lake City, UT; and C. D. Whiteman

Handout (76.9 kB)

 
S78
Laboratory Studies of Chlorine Activation by Nitrogen Oxides
Justin A. Perry, JISAO/Univ. of Washington/Morehouse College, Atlanta, GA; and T. P. Riedel and J. A. Thornton

 
S79
Evaluation of MERRA using CERES cloud objects for the 1998 El Nino - La Nina transition
Andrew Jongeward, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI; and D. J. Posselt

 
S81
Mesoscale variability in the Gulf of Mexico and its impact on the marine ecosystem
Yuley Cardona, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA; and A. Bracco

 
S82
Understanding the UHI effect of Minneapolis-St. Paul: a radar analysis of snowfall modification
Nyssa M. Perryman, Mississippi State University, Mississippi State, MS; and P. G. Dixon

 
S83
 
S84
Investigating the summertime midday precipitation peak in southeast Texas
Brad J. Reinhart, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL; and C. McCaskill, L. J. Hopper Jr., and C. Schumacher

 
S85
 
S86
 
S87
Modeling aerosol impacts on convective storms in different environments
Rachel L. Storer, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO; and S. C. van den Heever and G. Stephens

 
S88
The DOW Radar Observations at Purdue study (DROPs)
Robert J. Trapp, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN; and J. Carley, J. Damjanovic, A. Eggink, J. Gebhard, K. Hoogewind, E. Jones, O. Kellner, B. Kraemer, M. Laureano, L. Little, R. Miller, D. Pittman, K. Quardokus, E. D. Robinson, B. Schwedler, D. Sheehan, D. Pittman, D. Solomon, and M. Toth

 
S89
A Study of the 9 April 2009 Tornado Outbreak over the Shreveport, Louisiana County Warning Area (CWA)
Ismarí Ramos, University of Puerto Rico, Mayagüez, PR; and A. Garza and K. Falk

 
S90
Correlation between vehicle miles driven and air quality in the U.S
Erica K. Dolinar, Millersville University, Millersville, PA

 
S91
Identifying Inland Impacts of Decaying Hurricanes Rita, Gustav, and Ike over Northern Louisiana and Northeast Texas
Idamis Del Valle, University of Puerto Rico Mayagüez Campus, Mayagüez, PR; and A. Garza and K. Stellman

Handout (2.2 MB)

 
S93
A Study of Cost of Hurricane Evacuations in Florida
Allyson Clark, Penn State University, State College, PA; and J. L. Evans

 
S94
Diurnal variation in the latent heat flux
Joel P. Scott, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL; and M. A. Bourassa and C. A. Clayson

Handout (696.5 kB)

 
S95
On the spatial variability of storm accumulations in Southeast Texas
Brian Haines, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX; and R. Husted, J. Stachnik, and C. Schumacher

 
S96
The effects of convective clouds on vertical scalar transport using a numerically simulated flow field
Nicole Ngo, Columbia University, New York, NY; and C. H. Moeng and J. C. Weil

 
S98
Standard error of radar estimated precipitation as a function of distance and intensity
Dustin Edwin Pittman, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN; and A. Eggink, J. Gebhard, B. Kraemer, L. Little, R. Miller, D. Sheehan, and D. Solomon

 
S99
Empirical analysis of the non-Gaussianity of global geopotential heights
Maxime Perron, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL; and P. Sura

 
S100
An Analysis of Sea Surface Temperature Anomalies in the AVHRR & AMSR + AVHRR Datasets
James J. Taeger, The Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL; and P. Sura

 
S102
COPS Climatology
Tracy J. Emerson, NCAR, Boulder, CO

 
S103
The effect of marine cold-air outbreaks on tropical cyclone potential intensity in the Gulf of Mexico
Rebecca Hunniford, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL; and C. A. Clayson and A. S. Bogdanoff

 
S104
A space weather forecasting contest: Fall '09 summary
Brian D. Curtis, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA; and R. S. Weigel

 
S105
An Introductory Study of Warm Rain Productivity in Convective Clouds Influenced by Regional Climate Change
Kathleen Quardokus, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN; and S. M. Blakely, P. R. Brandt, K. E. Fischer, K. K. Gleason, B. J. Harvey, A. S. Keller, T. M. Lucko, R. M. Meizberg, C. A. Miller, J. M. Palac, J. C. Rogers, C. K. Simpson, K. J. Snow, K. W. van Leer, T. C. Ward, B. S. Westfall, C. M. Woodward, J. M. Woznicki, and S. Lasher-Trapp

 
S106
Thunderstorm Identification and Geospatial Distribution Study
Kathleen Quardokus, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN; and S. M. Blakely, P. R. Brandt, K. E. Fischer, K. K. Gleason, B. J. Harvey, A. S. Keller, T. M. Lucko, R. M. Meizberg, C. A. Miller, J. M. Palac, J. C. Rogers, C. K. Simpson, K. J. Snow, K. W. Van Leer, T. C. Ward, B. S. Westfall, C. M. Woodward, J. M. Woznicki, and R. J. Trapp

 
S107
Ocean response to hurricanes: A look a cold wake restratification
Robert L. Deal, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL; and C. A. Clayson

 
S111
Comparison of GPS Dropsondes between developing and non-developing disturbances in the Atlantic
Diamilet Pérez, University of Puerto Rico, Mayagüez Campus, Mayagüez, PR

Handout (1.1 MB)

 
S113
 
S115
Observational Study of the Great Salt Lake Breeze
Cody Oppermann, University of Nebraska - Lincoln, Lincoln, NE; and E. T. Crosman and J. Horel

6:00 PM-7:00 PM: Sunday, 17 January 2010


Fellows Reception
Location: Exhibit Hall B2 (GWCC)

Monday, 18 January 2010

7:00 AM-8:00 AM: Monday, 18 January 2010


Session
NOAA/OAR Employee All Hands
Location: B301 (GWCC)
Host: Events

7:30 AM-8:30 AM: Monday, 18 January 2010


Session
National Weather Service All Hands Meeting
Location: B312 (GWCC)
Host: Events

7:30 AM-5:30 PM: Monday, 18 January 2010


Registration Open

9:00 AM-10:30 AM: Monday, 18 January 2010


Presidential Forum
Location: Thomas Murphy Ballroom 1 and 2 (GWCC)
Recording files available
Panel Discussion 1
Weather, Climate and Society: A Customer’s Perspective on Information Needs, Science, and Services
Location: Thomas Murphy Ballroom 1 and 2 (GWCC)
Host: Presidential Forum
Moderator: Thomas R. Karl, NOAA/NCDC
  9:00 AM
Introductory Remarks

  9:25 AM
PD1.2
Climate and Health: Preparing for and Communicating Complexity
Ali S. Khan, National Center for Zoonotic, Vector-borne, and Enteric Diseases, DHHS/Centers for Disease Control and Prevent, Atlanta, GA

  9:45 AM
PD1.3
  10:05 AM
Moderator's Comments and General Discussion with Q & A
  10:25 AM
PD1.4
Presentation of the Charles Anderson Award AMS Board on Women and Minorities
Sepideh Yalda, Millersville Univ., Millersville, PA

10:30 AM-11:00 AM: Monday, 18 January 2010


Coffee Break in Meeting Room Foyer

Coffee Break Reception - Sponsored by Ball Aerospace
Location: B303 (GWCC)

11:00 AM-12:00 PM: Monday, 18 January 2010

Recording files available
Session 1
Agency Updates 1
Location: B303 (GWCC)
Host: Seventh Symposium on Space Weather
Cochairs: Robert McCoy, Office of Naval Research; Genene Fisher, NOAA/NWS
  11:15 AM
1.2
DoD Operational Space Weather
Fred Lewis, AWS, Washington, DC

  11:30 AM
1.3
NSF and space weather today
Timothy L. Killeen, NSF, Arlington, VA; and R. A. Behnke
  11:45 AM
1.4
NASA's Contributions to Space Weather
Richard R. Fisher, NASA, Washington, DC; and B. L. Giles
Recording files available
Session 1
Field and Laboratory Studies of Air Quality I
Location: B316 (GWCC)
Host: 12th Conference on Atmospheric Chemistry
Cochairs: Alex Guenther, NCAR; B. K. Lamb, Washington State University
  11:00 AM
1.1
  11:30 AM
1.2
Investigating Emissions and Evolution of Trace Gases and Aerosols from Biomass Burning Plumes Measured during the ARCTAS-2008 Field Campaign
Arsineh Hecobian, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO; and R. Weber, G. Sachse, G. Diskin, S. Vay, J. L. Jimenez, A. Wisthaler, P. Wennberg, B. E. Anderson, A. Weinheimer, and D. Knapp
  11:45 AM
1.3
Analysis of an Industrial Plume in Texas City, TX
Bernhard Rappenglueck, Univ. of Houston, Houston, TX; and S. Alvarez, B. H. Czader, M. Buhr, M. Estes, and M. E. Shauck
Recording files available
Session 1
Global Meteorological and Hydrological Service Updates - Part 1
Location: B217 (GWCC)
Host: 26th Conference on Interactive Information and Processing Systems (IIPS) for Meteorology, Oceanography, and Hydrology
Cochairs: Ward R. Seguin, Consultant; M. D. Eilts, Weather Decision Technologies, Inc.
  11:00 AM
1.1
More than 25 Years of the Interactive Information Processing Systems (IIPS) for Meteorology, Oceanography, and Hydrology Conference
Howard J. Diamond, NOAA/NESDIS/NCDC, Silver Spring, MD; and W. F. Roberts, W. R. Seguin, and T. M. Whittaker
Recording files available
Session 1
Hydrometeorological Measurements I
Location: B302 (GWCC)
Host: 15th Symposium on Meteorological Observation and Instrumentation
Chair: Bruce B. Baker, NOAA
  11:00 AM
1.1
An acoustic disdrometer
Philip N. Winder, University of Hull, Hull, United Kingdom; and K. S. Paulson
  11:30 AM
1.3
Precipitation-Measurement Intercomparison for NOAA's Historical Climatology Network: The Effects of Wind Shield and Sensor Type
John Kochendorfer, NOAA/ERL/ARL/ATDD, Oak Ridge, TN; and B. B. Baker, M. E. Hall, T. P. Meyers, and T. Wilson
  11:45 AM
1.4
Recording files available
Session 1
K-12 Education
Location: B214 (GWCC)
Host: 19th Symposium on Education
Cochairs: Susan Q. Foster, UCAR; Kathleen A. Murphy, AMS Education Resource Educator
  11:00 AM
1.1
An Approach to Thinking about Global Warming for Students in Elementary Schools
Michihiko Tonouchi, Japan Meteorological Business Support Center, Tokyo, Japan; and R. Fujimori, T. Iwaya, and T. Nakagawa
  11:15 AM
1.2
Lessons learned through climate change education programs at the National Center for Atmospheric Research
Roberta M. Johnson, NESTA, Boulder, CO; and S. Henderson, S. Q. Foster, E. Gardiner, T. Eastburn, D. L. Ward, R. Russell, K. Meymaris, B. Hatheway, and L. Carbone
  11:30 AM
1.3
Chromakey curriculum for a high school meteorology class
Jeffrey A. Yuhas, Concord-Carlisle Regional High School, Chelmsford, MA; and A. G. Coffin
  11:45 AM
1.4
Recording files available
Panel Discussion 1
Key Challenges and Opportunities in Aviation
Location: B314 (GWCC)
Host: 14th Conference on Aviation, Range, and Aerospace Meteorology
Moderator: Steve Abelman, NOAA/NWS Office of Science and Technology
Panelists: Jaime Figueroa, FAA; Don Berchoff, NOAA/NWS
  11:00 AM
PD1.1
  11:15 AM
PD1.2
Recording files available
Session 1
Links Between Climate and Weather I
Location: B211 (GWCC)
Host: 18th Conference on Applied Climatology
Chair: Mathew Barlow, Univ. of Massachusetts
  11:00 AM
1.1
The climatology of inland winds from tropical cyclones in the United States
Michael C. Kruk, STG, Inc., Asheville, NC; and D. Levinson, M. F. Squires, and E. Gibney
  11:15 AM
1.2
A radiosonde climatology for Charleston, SC
Alek J. Krautmann, NOAA/NWS, North Charleston, SC; and F. W. Alsheimer
  11:45 AM
1.4
An Investigation of Bomb Cyclone Climatology: Reanalysis vs. NCEP's CFS Model
Francisco M. Alvarez, Saint Louis University, Saint Louis, MO; and T. P. Eichler and J. Gottschalck
Recording files available
Joint Session 1
Mitigation and adaptation to climate change
Location: B216 (GWCC)
Hosts: (Joint between the 12th Conference on Atmospheric Chemistry; the 20th Conference on Probability and Statistics in the Atmospheric Sciences; the 24th Conference on Hydrology; the 22nd Conference on Climate Variability and Change; the First Conference on Weather, Climate, and the New Energy Economy; the Committee on Climate Services; the Fifth Symposium on Policy and Socio-economic Research; and the First Environment and Health Symposium )
Chair: David R. Easterling, NOAA/NESDIS/NCDC
  11:00 AM
J1.1
Regional climate modeling and decision aids
Glenn Higgins, Northrop Grumann TASC, Chantilly, VA; and D. Apling, R. Alliss, and H. Kiley
  11:15 AM
J1.2
Bounded rationality in climate change policy development
Amanda H. Lynch, Brown University, Providence, RI; and R. D. Brunner

  11:30 AM
J1.5
Climate Change Adaptation in Southwest Ecosystems
Gregg M. Garfin, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
  11:45 AM
J1.3
Seeing the world through a political lens: the connection between weather and climate change perceptions and beliefs
Hank Jenkins-Smith, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and K. H. Goebbert, K. E. Klockow, M. Nowlin, and C. Silva
  12:00 PM
J1.4
Advancing Climate Adaptation in Wildlife Conservation
Amanda Staudt, National Wildlife Federation, Reston, VA; and D. Inkley, P. Glick, B. Stein, N. Edelson, and J. Kostyack
Recording files available
Session 1
Observed Seasonal to Interannual Variability: I Part 1
Location: B215 (GWCC)
Host: 22nd Conference on Climate Variability and Change
Chair: David A. R. Kristovich, ISWS, Prairie Research Institute, University of Illinois
  11:15 AM
1.2
Decomposition of synoptic eddy structure and its induced dynamical feedback onto NAO
Hong-Li Ren, China Meteorological Administration, Beijing, China; and F. F. Jin

  11:30 AM
1.3
The significance of equatorial westerlies
Peter J. Webster, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA; and H. R. Chang
Recording files available
Session 1
Transport and Dispersion Experiments I
Location: B308 (GWCC)
Host: 16th Conference on Air Pollution Meteorology
Chair: Akula Venkatram, Univ. of California
  11:00 AM
1.1
A history of classic atmospheric dispersion field experiments
Steven R. Hanna, Hanna Consultants, Kennebunkport, ME
  11:15 AM
1.2
Modelers' data archive—a collection of atmospheric transport and dispersion data sets
Joseph Chang, Homeland Security Studies and Analysis Institute, Arlington, VA; and S. R. Hanna
  11:45 AM
1.4
The Copenhagen tracer experiment, what did we learn?
Sven-Erik Gryning, DTU Wind Energy/Risø Campus, Roskilde, Denmark, Roskilde, Denmark
Recording files available
Joint Session 2
Lightning, atmospheric chemistry, and air quality
Location: B315 (GWCC)
Hosts: (Joint between the 12th Conference on Atmospheric Chemistry; and the 16th Conference on Air Pollution Meteorology )
Cochairs: Kenneth E. Pickering, NASA/GSFC; Yuhang Wang, Georgia Institute of Technology
  11:00 AM
J2.1
Impact of lightning-NO emissions on eastern United States photochemistry determined using the CMAQ model
Kenneth E. Pickering, NASA/GSFC/Univ. of Maryland, Greenbelt, MD; and D. Allen, R. Pinder, and T. Pierce
  11:30 AM
J2.3
Modeling elevated Upper Tropospheric Ozone by Deep Convection during the 2006 Ron Brown Cruise
Jonathan W. Smith, Howard University, Washington, DC; and G. Jenkins, M. C. Barth, and K. E. Pickering
  11:45 AM
J2.4
WRF-Chem lightning NOx parameterization at Florida State University: FSULNOX
Amanda Hansen, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL; and H. E. Fuelberg, K. E. Pickering, and S. E. Peckham
Recording files available
Joint Session 3
Weather & Transportation I
Location: B312 (GWCC)
Hosts: (Joint between the Fifth Symposium on Policy and Socio-economic Research; the 26th Conference on Interactive Information and Processing Systems (IIPS) for Meteorology, Oceanography, and Hydrology; and the Second AMS Conference on International Cooperation in the Earth System Sciences and Services )
Cochairs: Michael B. Chapman, NCAR; S. Edward Boselly, Weather Solutions Group
  11:00 AM
J3.1
The Clarus regional demonstration
Paul A. Pisano, Federal Highway Administration, Washington, DC; and B. McKeever and F. C. Klein
  11:15 AM
J3.2
Providing Road and Atmospheric Weather Hazard Products to Drivers – Current Progress And Future Challenges
Sheldon D. Drobot, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and M. B. Chapman, G. Wiener, P. A. Pisano, and B. McKeever
  11:30 AM
J3.3
A decision-support system for winter weather maintenance of roads, bridges, and runways
Michael B. Chapman, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and S. D. Drobot and W. P. Mahoney III
  11:45 AM
J3.4
Baselining Current Road Weather Information
Leon F. Osborne, Meridian Environmental Technology, Inc., Grand Forks, ND; and R. D. Hart, S. Conger, and R. Alfelor

Joint Session 24
A science of service: You and the Navier-Stokes equations protect the public (in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day/National Day of Service)
Location: B301 (GWCC)
Hosts: (Joint between the First Environment and Health Symposium; the Second AMS Conference on International Cooperation in the Earth System Sciences and Services; and the Presidential Forum )
  11:00 AM
J24.1
A science of service
Warren Washington, NCAR, Boulder, CO

  11:15 AM
Discussion

12:00 PM-1:30 PM: Monday, 18 January 2010


Lunch Break

12:15 PM-1:30 PM: Monday, 18 January 2010

Recording files available
Session TH1
Town Hall Meeting: Data Stewardship
Location: B211 (GWCC)
Host: Town Hall Meetings
  12:15 PM
TH1.1
Data Stewardship
Mohan K. Ramamurthy, Unidata/UCAR, Boulder, CO

Session TH2
Town Hall Meeting: Refreshing Our Ocean Research Priorities
Location: B212 (GWCC)
Host: Town Hall Meetings

1:30 PM-2:15 PM: Monday, 18 January 2010

Recording files available
Joint Session 4
Weather & Transportation II
Location: B312 (GWCC)
Hosts: (Joint between the Fifth Symposium on Policy and Socio-economic Research; the 26th Conference on Interactive Information and Processing Systems (IIPS) for Meteorology, Oceanography, and Hydrology; and the Second AMS Conference on International Cooperation in the Earth System Sciences and Services )
Cochairs: Sheldon D. Drobot, NCAR; Paul Pisano, Federal Highway Administration
  1:30 PM
J4.1
Using Oklahoma City Micronet Data to Address Surface Transportation Challenges
Jeffrey B. Basara, Oklahoma Climatological Survey, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and R. A. McPherson, B. G. Illston, J. C. Reiss, and M. Degiacomo
  1:45 PM
J4.2
  2:00 PM
J4.3
Assessment of Weather-Related Congestion On Utah's Highways:Investigation of Event Impacts From the Winter of 2008-09'
Ralph Patterson, UDOT, Salt Lake City, UT; and K. Barjenbruch, G. Blackwelder, R. Graham, B. Hansen, G. Merrill, J. Miller, M. Seaman, and J. Williams
  2:15 PM
J4.4
Mobile Meteorological Observation (M2O) Network
Brian Bell, Global Science & Technology, Fairmont, WV

1:30 PM-2:30 PM: Monday, 18 January 2010

Recording files available
Session 1
Convection, Decision Support Systems and Air Traffic Management, Part 1
Location: B314 (GWCC)
Host: 14th Conference on Aviation, Range, and Aerospace Meteorology
Cochairs: Marilyn Wolfson, MIT Lincoln Laboratory; Charles A. West, NOAA/NWS
  1:30 PM
1.1
  1:45 PM
1.2
  2:00 PM
1.3
Traffic Management Advisor (TMA) – weather integration
Michael Robinson, MIT Lincoln Laboratory, Lexington, MA; and H. J. Davison-Reynolds and J. E. Evans
Recording files available
Session 1
Experiments involving observations, real or hypothetical: data impact tests and observing system simulation experiments (OSSEs) I
Location: B207 (GWCC)
Host: 14th Symposium on Integrated Observing and Assimilation Systems for the Atmosphere, Oceans, and Land Surface (IOAS-AOLS)
Chair: Robert Atlas, NOAA/AOML
  1:30 PM
1.1
Development of a sensor web simulator: status and preliminary results for a future satellite wind lidar mission
Michael Seablom, NASA/GSFC, Greenbelt, MD; and S. J. Talabac, R. Burns, J. Ardizzone, S. A. Wood, E. M. Kemp, G. S. Wojcik, S. L. Applegate, H. N. Kleinwaks, G. D. Emmitt, and R. Atlas
  1:45 PM
1.2
Evaluation of Space Based Doppler Wind Lidar in Joint OSSEs
Michiko Masutani, NOAA/NWS/EMC, Camp Springs, MD; and L. P. Riishojgaard, G. D. Emmitt, S. Greco, S. A. Wood, A. Stoffelen, G. J. Marseille, and J. S. Woollen
  2:15 PM
1.4
The impact of Doppler Lidar wind profiles on numerical simulations of mesoscale weather systems
Lei Zhang, Univ. of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT; and Z. Pu, B. Gentry, B. B. Demoz, and G. D. Emmitt
Recording files available
Session 1
Hydrometeorological Representation and Applications of Reanalyses
Location: B304 (GWCC)
Host: 24th Conference on Hydrology
Chair: Michael G. Bosilovich, NASA/GSFC/GMAO
  1:30 PM
1.1
  2:00 PM
1.2
  2:30 PM
1.3A
The NCEP Climate Forecast System Reanalysis
Michael Ek, NOAA/NCEP/EMC, Camp Springs, MD

Recording files available
Session 1
Statistical analysis in the geophysical sciences I
Location: B305 (GWCC)
Host: 20th Conference on Probability and Statistics in the Atmospheric Sciences
Cochairs: Andrew W. Robertson, Columbia University; Cécile Penland, NOAA/ESRL
  1:30 PM
1.1
  1:45 PM
1.2
Method to Improve Offshore Wind Energy Resource Assessments Using Cokriging
Michael J. Dvorak, Stanford University, Stanford, CA; and A. Boucher and M. Z. Jacobson
  2:00 PM
1.3
Varying-coefficient space-time models for short-term wind forecasting
Amanda S. Hering, Colorado School of Mines, Golden, CO; and M. G. Genton and P. Pinson
  2:15 PM
1.4
Recording files available
Session 2
Agency Updates 2
Location: B303 (GWCC)
Host: Seventh Symposium on Space Weather
Chair: W. Kent Tobiska, Space Environment Technologies
  1:30 PM
2.1
The National Space Weather Program
Samuel P. Williamson, Office of the Federal Coordinator for Meteorology, Silver Spring, MD; and M. F. Bonadonna and M. R. Babcock
  1:45 PM
2.2
The USGS Dst and Magnetic-Disturbance Mapping Project
Jeffrey Love, USGS, Denver, CO; and J. L. Gannon
  2:00 PM
2.3
Space Weather Products at the Community Coordinated Modeling Center
Michael Hesse, NASA/GSFC, Greenbelt, MD; and M. Kuznetsova, A. Pulkkinen, M. Maddox, L. Rastaetter, D. Berrios, and P. MacNeice
  2:15 PM
2.4
Recording files available
Session 2
Field and Laboratory Studies of Air Quality II
Location: B315 (GWCC)
Host: 12th Conference on Atmospheric Chemistry
Cochairs: Jose-Luis Jimenez, CIRES/Univ. of Colorado; Rodney Weber, Georgia Institute of Technology
  1:30 PM
2.1
Aerosol mass spectrometric characterization of ambient organic particles: new techniques and field results (Invited Speaker)
Jose-Luis Jimenez, CIRES/Univ. of Colorado, Boulder, CO; and J. A. Huffman, A. C. Aiken, P. F. DeCarlo, M. C. Cubison, K. S. Docherty, D. K. Farmer, I. M. Ulbrich, A. Ortega, C. Robinson, K. Dzepina, J. R. Kimmel, and S. Saarikoski

  2:15 PM
2.3
Assessment of biomass burning impacts on ambient PM2.5 over the Southeastern U.S. in 2007 from analysis of archived FRM filters
Xiaolu Zhang, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA; and N. Frank and R. Weber

Recording files available
Session 2
Hydrometeorological Measurements II
Location: B302 (GWCC)
Host: 15th Symposium on Meteorological Observation and Instrumentation
Chair: William G. Collins, Riverside Technology, Inc.
  1:30 PM
2.1
2.1 has moved to Poster 268

  1:45 PM
2.2
Characteristics of hail in the U.S. from a high density volunteer observing network
Zach Schwalbe, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO; and N. J. Doesken, H. Reges, J. Turner, and R. Cifelli
  2:00 PM
2.3
Use of GPS Receivers as a Soil Moisture Network for Water Cycle Studies
John J. Braun, UCAR, Boulder, CO; and K. M. Larson, E. E. Small, V. Zavorotny, and E. Gutmann
  2:15 PM
2.4
Precipitation Characteristics Measured by Micro Rain Radar and PARSIVEL disdrometer
Joo-Wan Cha, National Institute Meteorological Research/KMA, Seoul, South Korea; and K. H. Chang, Y. J. Choi, J. Y. Jeong, H. Y. Yang, and J. W. Jung

Recording files available
Session 2
Transport and Dispersion Experiments II
Location: B308 (GWCC)
Host: 16th Conference on Air Pollution Meteorology
Chair: Sven-Erik Gryning, DTU Wind Energy/Risø Campus, Roskilde, Denmark
  1:30 PM
2.1
Regional nocturnal tracer experiment near a tall tower site
Matthew J. Parker, Savannah River National Laboratory, Aiken, SC; and T. Watson, M. Y. Leclerc, and A. Andrews
  1:45 PM
2.2
The Thorney Island Dense Gas Dispersion Trials
Sara Brambilla, Politecnico di Milano, Milano, MI, Italy; and M. J. Brown
  2:00 PM
2.3
Applying Photogrammetric Techniques to Study Smoke Plumes
Kerrie J. Long, The Pennsylvania State University, State College, PA; and S. E. Haupt, M. Hendrickson, and J. Keay
  2:15 PM
2.4
Lagrangian modeling of dispersion using LES fields: importance of the Prairie Grass and CONDORS experiments
Jeffrey C. Weil, CIRES/Univ. of Colorado, Boulder, CO; and E. G. Patton, P. P. Sullivan, and C. H. Moeng
Recording files available
Session 2A
Global Climate Change Impacts in the United States Part I
Location: B215 (GWCC)
Host: 22nd Conference on Climate Variability and Change
Chair: Peter Schultz, U.S. Climate Change Science Program
  1:30 PM
2A.1
Introduction to the Report
Thomas R. Karl and SOK FAC Author Team, NOAA/NCDC, Asheville, NC
  2:00 PM
2A.3
Ecosystems Impacts
Anthony Janetos, Univ of Maryland, College Park, MD
  2:15 PM
2A.4
Key national impacts
Thomas C. Peterson and SOK FAC Author Team, NOAA/NESDIS/NCDC, Asheville, NC
Recording files available
Session 2A
Global Meteorological and Hydrological Service Updates - Part 2
Location: B217 (GWCC)
Host: 26th Conference on Interactive Information and Processing Systems (IIPS) for Meteorology, Oceanography, and Hydrology
Cochairs: Ward R. Seguin, Consultant; M. D. Eilts, Weather Decision Technologies, Inc.
  1:30 PM
2A.1
National Weather Service Services Update
Vickie Nadoloski, NOAA/NWS, Silver Spring, MD
  2:00 PM
2A.2
Federal Aviation Administration Services Update
Jaime Figueroa, FAA, Washington, DC

Recording files available
Session 2A
Links Between Climate and Weather II
Location: B211 (GWCC)
Host: 18th Conference on Applied Climatology
Chair: Mathew Barlow, Univ. of Massachusetts
  2:00 PM
2A.3
Application of different weather pattern classifications to simulated future climate conditions for Central Europe
Rita Pongracz, Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest, Hungary; and J. Bartholy, A. Philipp, C. Beck, and A. Kern
  2:15 PM
2A.4
The Impacts of Climate Change on Storm Tracks in the PCMDI Suite of Models
Natalie Gaggini, Saint Louis University, Saint Louis, MO; and T. P. Eichler
Recording files available
Session 2B
International Applications Part I
Location: B218 (GWCC)
Host: 26th Conference on Interactive Information and Processing Systems (IIPS) for Meteorology, Oceanography, and Hydrology
Cochairs: John R. Lincoln, US Navy/WMO (Ret.) and Consultant; Howard J. Diamond, NOAA/NESDIS/NCDC; Erik Andersson, ECMWF
  1:30 PM
2B.1
ECMWF web re-engineering project
Baudouin Raoult, ECMWF, Reading, Berks., United Kingdom; and S. Siemen, C. Valiente, P. Bispham, S. Lamy-Thepaut, and A. Brady
  1:45 PM
2B.2
  2:00 PM
2B.3
Reprocessing of 14 years of GTS data at CPTEC/INPE for distribution
Waldenio Gambi de Almeida, CPTEC/INPE, Cachoeira Paulista, S.P., Brazil; and A. S. A. Pessoa, A. L. T. Ferreira, M. V. S. Mendes, R. F. Glória, S. H. S. Ferreira, and J. Weber
  2:15 PM
2B.4
An integrated meteorological system for the Belgium air traffic control agency
Richard Stedronsky, IPS MeteoStar, Englewood, Colorado; and M. G. Taylor
Recording files available
Session 2B
Observed Seasonal to Interannual Variability: I Part 2
Location: B216 (GWCC)
Host: 22nd Conference on Climate Variability and Change
Chair: David A. R. Kristovich, ISWS, Prairie Research Institute, University of Illinois
  1:30 PM
2B.1
Meteorological impact on MODIS observed boreal fire counts: the role of lightning
David A. Peterson, University of Nebaska, Lincoln, NE; and J. Wang, C. Ichoku, and L. A. Remer
  2:00 PM
2B.3
Spatial patterns of rainfall variability over western equatorial Africa
Amin K. Dezfuli, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL; and S. E. Nicholson
Recording files available
Session 2B
Topics in Applied Climatology I
Location: B212 (GWCC)
Host: 18th Conference on Applied Climatology
Chair: Ryan Boyles, North Carolina State University
  1:30 PM
2B.1
  1:45 PM
2B.2
Quantifying Evapotranspiration Across Varying Seasonal and Within-Season Climatic Signals Across Oklahoma
Jeffrey B. Basara, Oklahoma Climatological Survey, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and B. G. Illston
  2:00 PM
2B.3
The Spatial and Temporal Variability of the Evaporative Fraction and Soil Moisture During a Period of Historic Precipitation
Lindsay M. Tardif-Huber, NOAA/NWSFO Bismark, ND; and J. B. Basara, W. P. Kustas, and B. G. Illston
Recording files available
Joint Session 4
The Effects of Meteorology on Air Quality I
Location: B309 (GWCC)
Hosts: (Joint between the 16th Conference on Air Pollution Meteorology; and the 12th Conference on Atmospheric Chemistry )
Chair: John N. McHenry, Baron Advanced Meteorological Systems, LLC
  1:30 PM
J4.1
Improved air quality simulations through the use of GOES-derived cloud data for the TexAQS-II intensive study period
Fong Ngan, NOAA/ARL, Silver Spring, MD; and D. W. Byun, B. Rappenglueck, and A. Pour Biazar
  1:45 PM
J4.2
Assessment of PM transport patterns using advanced clustering methods and simulations around the San Francisco Bay Area, CA
Scott Beaver, Bay Area Air Quality Management District, San Francisco, CA; and A. Palazoglu, A. Singh, and S. Tanrikulu
  2:00 PM
J4.3
Application of Positive Matrix Factorization for atmospheric aerosols sources identification in Sao Paulo city
Beatriz Sayuri Oyama, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil; and M. D. F. Andrade
  2:15 PM
J4.4
Recording files available
Joint Session 8
Meteorological and Environmental Satellite Observing Systems: From 50 Years Ago…(I)
Location: B313 (GWCC)
Hosts: (Joint between the Meteorological and Environmental Satellite Observing Systems: From 50 Years Ago to 15 Years Ahead; the 13th Conference of Atmospheric Science Librarians International; and the Eighth Presidential History Symposium )
Cochairs: Dr. Sepideh Yalda, Millersville Univ.; Philip E. Ardanuy, Raytheon Information Solutions
  1:30 PM
J8.1
Meteorological and Environmental Satellite Observing Systems: From 50 Years Ago… Introduction
Philip E. Ardanuy, Raytheon Information Solutions, Reston, VA; and J. Phillips and S. Yalda
  2:15 PM
J8.3
The Beginnings of Satellite Meteorology 50 Years Ago
W. Paul Menzel, NOAA/NESDIS, Madison, WI; and J. Phillips and L. Avila
Recording files available
Joint Session 14
Educational Outreach in the Atmospheric, Oceanic and Hydrologic Sciences
Location: B214 (GWCC)
Hosts: (Joint between the 19th Symposium on Education; the 12th Conference on Atmospheric Chemistry; the 18th Conference on Applied Climatology; and the 24th Conference on Hydrology )
Cochairs: Kathleen A. Murphy, AMS Education Resource Educator; Susan Q. Foster, UCAR
  1:30 PM
J14.1
Mapping the UK's urban heat islands
Sylvia .H.E. Knight, Royal Meteorological Society, Reading, United Kingdom; and R. Fordham
  1:45 PM
J14.2
  2:00 PM
J14.3
Weather & Climate—Weatherwise Magazine's Newest Series
H. Michael Mogil, How the Weatherworks, Naples, FL; and M. Benner
  2:15 PM
J14.4
Climate adaptation in coastal communities: A Sea Grant Climate Network approach to outreach
Jessica C. Whitehead, South Carolina Sea Grant Consortium, Charleston, SC; and C. Conger, R. H. Bacon, and J. Brown
Recording files available
Joint Session 16
International Hydrometeorological Data Acquisition for Practical Applications
Location: B301 (GWCC)
Hosts: (Joint between the Presidential Forum; the Second AMS Conference on International Cooperation in the Earth System Sciences and Services; and the First Environment and Health Symposium )
Chair: Wendy Marie Thomas, AMS
  1:45 PM
J16.2
  2:00 PM
J16.3
  2:15 PM
J16.4
Quantifying biophysical constraint of Nature: Measuring Renewable Freshwater Resources at Multiple Scales
John Nieber, University of Minnesota, St Paul, MN; and R. Kanivetsky, H. Peterson, and B. Shmagin

2:30 PM-4:00 PM: Monday, 18 January 2010


Formal Poster Viewing with Coffee Break
Location: Exhibit Hall B2 (GWCC)
Recording files available
Poster Session 1
Poster Session
Host: 19th Symposium on Education
Cochairs: Marianne J. Hayes, AMS Education Resource Educator; Laura Furgione, NOAA
 
1
Developing an Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Climate Change and Society
Fred H. M. Semazzi, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC; and G. Comstock, M. Correa, J. Fountain, J. Kiwanuka-Tondo,, M. Overton, S. Pantula, C. C. Hennon, J. F. Fox, E. Katz, and G. Voos

 
3
Teaching climate change with Earth system science modules: A fishy story
Steve LaDochy, California State University, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA; and P. Ramirez, W. C. Patzert, and J. K. Willis

Handout (173.5 kB)

 
4
Integrating complex and nonlinear systems thinking into the secondary education science curriculum
Benjamin J. Hatchett, DRI, Reno, NV; and S. Gronstal, M. Slayden, D. R. Koracin, J. Ewing-Taylor, and J. C. Chow

 
5
 
6
Global climate change literacy for educators: Using on-line professional development to integrate content and pedagogy
Donna L. Woudenberg, National Drought Mitigation Center, Lincoln, NE; and D. C. Gosselin, R. J. Bonnstetter, C. S. Larson-Miller, and R. Low

 
7
 
8
AMS Online Weather Studies at College Southern Nevada
Barbara Graham, College Southern Nevada, North Las Vegas, NV

 
10
Teaching AMS undergraduate courses at a small, rural minority-serving community college
Michael T. Leach, New Mexico State University - Grants, Grants, NM

Handout (20.5 kB)

 
11
A hybrid Online Weather course using archive files
Pedro Ramirez, California State University, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA; and S. LaDochy

Handout (48.9 kB)

 
12
Bringing Weather Studies home
Rick Wiedenmann, New Mexico State University – Carlsbad, Carlsbad, NM

 
13
Creating a good atmosphere in your Online Ocean/Weather Studies courses
Virginia M. Ragan, Metropolitan Community College-Maple Woods, Kansas City, MO

 
14
Online Ocean Studies at Amarillo College
Richard D. Hobbs, Amarillo College, Amarillo, TX

 
16
The weather, the ocean, and cyberspace: Are they compatible?
Barbara Hillery, SUNY, Old Westbury, NY; and A. Manzi

Handout (138.9 kB)

 
18
 
19
The AMS Online Ocean Studies program at the University of Alaska Fairbanks
John J. Kelley, University of Alaska Fairbanks, Fairbanks, AK; and C. Gering, C. Lott, H. Olson, and D. W. Norton

 
21
The Experience and Evaluation of a new undergraduate course on Climate Change
Patrick L. Lawrence, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH

 
22
The Earth system science education alliance and global climate change education
Michael R. Witiw, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Worldwide, Everett, WA; and R. J. Myers and J. Botti

Handout (31.0 kB)

 
23
MOSAIC for the Science Classroom: Mesospheric ozone investigations by high school students
Melinda Lekberg, Chelmsford High School, Chelmsford, MA; and A. E. E. Rogers and M. Needles

 
24
EARTH2CLASS: connecting classroom teachers with climate change research
Michael J. Passow, Dwight Morrow HS and NESTA, Englewood, NJ; and C. M. Assumpcao and F. D. Baggio

 
25
Educational resources about clouds, weather, climate, and modeling from the Windows to the Universe program and the Center for Multiscale Modeling of Atmospheric Processes
Susan Foster, UCAR, Boulder, CO; and R. M. Johnson, D. A. Randall, A. S. Denning, L. Gardiner, B. Hatheway, J. Genyuk, and R. Russell

 
26
The DOE Global Change Education Program (GCEP): Mentoring Future Global Change Researchers
Rickey Petty, Department of Energy, Washington, DC; and J. S. Gaffney, N. A. Marley, and M. Constantin

Handout (43.2 kB)

 
27
A Digital Archive of Significant West central and southwest Florida weather events to improve the public's response to future warnings
Charles H. Paxton, NOAA/NWS, Tampa Bay Area - Ruskin, FL; and J. Colson, K. J. Pugh, and J. M. Collins

Handout (714.7 kB)

 
28
Creation of a new forecasting- and measurement-intensive field course at SJSU
Alison F.C. Bridger, San Jose State University, San Jose, California; and C. Clements and M. Voss

 
30
The 2009 JCSDA Summer Colloquium on Data Assimilation
Lars Peter Riishojgaard, JCSDA, Greenbelt, MD; and W. Baker, S. Lord, M. Rienecker, J. V. Zapotocny, P. A. Phoebus, S. J. Goodman, and K. Carey

 
31
Curriculum expansion for AMS Weather and Ocean Studies at the University of Houston Downtown (UHD)
Ayorinde O. Idowu, University of Houston Downtown, Houston, TX

Handout (76.2 kB)

 
32
The Collaborative Science Technology and Applied Research Program (CSTAR): The First Decade
Samuel P. Contorno, NOAA/NWS, Silver Spring, MD; and J. S. Waldstreicher

 
33
NOAA: Teachers in the Lab
Daniel E. Wolfe, NOAA ESRL, Boulder, Colorado, Boulder, CO; and C. W. Fairall, P. D. Blanken, and D. M. Stanitski

Handout (395.7 kB)

 
34
From the sea floor to the classroom: IODP Deep Earth Academy educational outreach
Michael J. Passow, Dwight Morrow HS and NESTA, Englewood, NJ; and L. Peart and S. Katz Cooper

 
35
Who is the citizen scientist? What have they learned from participating? Survey results from CoCoRaHS (the Community Collaborative Rain, Hail and Snow network)
Missy Holzer, Rutgers University and Chatham High School, New Brunswick, NJ; and H. Reges, N. J. Doesken, R. Cifelli, Z. Schwalbe, and J. Turner

Handout (989.1 kB)

 
36
NCAS Summer Weather Camps - Opening Doors To CAREERs in Meteorology
H. Michael Mogil, How the Weatherworks, Naples, FL; and D. V. R. Morris

 
37
Meteorology and climatology education outreach: weathering the education paradigm
Quyen Arana, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and E. Gruntfest

Handout (208.7 kB)

 
38
ESIP teacher workshops
Margaret Mooney, CIMSS/Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI; and C. B. Meyer, N. L. Jackson, and T. Jasmin

 
39
Engaging K-12 students from diverse backgrounds in atmospheric sciences – Hosting high school research internships at NCAR/UCAR
Lynette L. Laffea, Univ. of Colorado, Boulder, CO; and R. Haacker-Santos, K. Hunter, C. Loya-Hernandez, and R. Pandya

 
40
AMS pre-college teacher professional development courses: A hands-on exploration of the dynamic Earth system
Ira W. Geer, American Meteorological Society, Washington, DC; and J. A. Brey, R. S. Weinbeck, J. M. Moran, E. W. Mills, B. A. Blair, E. J. Hopkins, T. P. Kiley Jr., and E. E. Ruwe

 
41
The NOAA- National Weather Service Education Products and Services:
Ron Gird, NOAA/NWS, Silver Spring, MD; and D. Cain

 
42
10 Years of Online, Earth System Education through DLESE
Jamaica Jones, NCAR/UCAR, Boulder, CO

 
43
Bringing Global Climate Change Education to Alabama Classrooms
Marie Wooten, Auburn Univ., Auburn, AL; and M. Simon, K. Fielman, M. K. Lee, Y. Lin, and L. Marzen

Handout (113.7 kB)

 
44
Developing Chemistry Education Modules for High-School Global Climate Change Education (GCCE)
Ming-Kuo Lee, Auburn Univ., Auburn, AL; and P. Norgaard, J. Cox, L. Marzen, M. Simon, and M. Wooten


Poster Session
15th Symposium on Meteorological Measurements and Instruments Poster Session
Location: Exhibit Hall B2 (GWCC)
Host: 15th Symposium on Meteorological Observation and Instrumentation
 
257
Equipment and instrumentation used at a Kentucky Mesonet environmental monitoring station
Stephen Struebig, Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, KY; and D. Grabowski, S. A. Foster, and R. Mahmood

 
258
A deployable Modular Profiling Network
Stephen A. Cohn, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and W. O. J. Brown and B. Lindseth

 
259
CentNet—A deployable 100-station network for surface exchange research
Steven P. Oncley, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and S. Semmer, T. W. Horst, J. Militzer, G. Maclean, K. Knudson, C. Golubieski, and L. L. Dong

 
260
Victoria's highest temperature on record, 123.5°F (50.8°C), at Mildura, on 6 January 1906—but is it valid?
Harvey Stern, Bureau of Meteorology, Melbourne, Vic., Australia; and J. Cornall-Reilly, P. McBride, and A. Fitzgerald

Handout (1.2 MB)

 
262
Melbourne's highest temperature on record, 117°F (47.2°C), on Black Thursday, 6 February 1851—but is it valid?
Harvey Stern, Bureau of Meteorology, Melbourne, Vic., Australia; and J. Cornall-Reilly, P. McBride, and A. Fitzgerald

Handout (756.8 kB)

 
263
Site identification and selection for the Kentucky Mesonet
James Kyle Thompson, Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, KY; and S. A. Foster and R. Mahmood

 
265
Testing a low-cost radiosonde system for possible use in adaptive sounding networks
Michael W. Douglas, NOAA/NSSL, Norman, OK; and J. F. Mejia

 
268
Local random errors in drop-counting rain gauges
P. W. Chan, Hong Kong Observatory, Hong Kong, China; and C. M. Li and G. J. Ciach

Handout (399.9 kB)


Poster Session
20th Conference on Probability and Statistics Poster Session
Location: Exhibit Hall B2 (GWCC)
Host: 20th Conference on Probability and Statistics in the Atmospheric Sciences
Chair: Cécile Penland, NOAA/ESRL
 
218
The equatorial QBO influence on the northern winter extratropical circulation
Hiroaki Naoe, MRI, Tsukuba, Japan; and K. Shibata

Handout (567.0 kB)

 
219
Real-time objective analysis of surface data at the Meteorological Development Laboratory
Jung-Sun Im, NOAA/NWS, Silver Spring, MD; and B. Glahn and J. E. Ghirardelli

Handout (712.5 kB)

 
220
Comparing NWS POP Forecasts to Third-Party Providers
Eric Bickel, The University of Texas, Austin, TX; and E. Floehr

Handout (1.1 MB)

 
221
Estimating the error of the BCDG analysis of surface data
Bob Glahn, NOAA/NWS, Silver Spring, MD; and J. S. Im

Handout (902.1 kB)

 
222
Logit transforms in forecasting precipitation type
Phillip E. Shafer, NOAA/NWS, Silver Spring, MD

Handout (750.9 kB)

 
223
Predictability of Seasonal Precipitation Using Joint Probabilities
M. Tugrul Yilmaz, USDA/ARS, Beltsville, MD; and T. DelSole

 
224
Crop Yield Forecast Models that Maximize Explanatory Power of Climate Based Inputs from Satellite Observations
Alan Basist, Climate Predict Consulting, Raleigh, North Carolina; and J. Sivillo, S. Shen, and C. Lee

Handout (42.9 kB)

 
225
Stochastic Models of Severe Weather Watches and Warnings
Christopher Myers, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA; and R. Krzysztofowicz

 
226
Inter- and Intra- Seasonal Variability of Summer Thunderstorms determined by the ANOVA
Paul J. Croft, Kean University, Union, NJ; and W. Woubneh and C. Rosa

 
227
Orographic Signature on Multiscale Statistics of Extreme Rainfall
Mohammad Ebtehaj II, University of Minnesota, Saint Anthony Falls Laboratory, National Center for Earth Surface Dynamics, Minneapolis, MN; and E. foufoula-Georgiou Sr.

 
228
Efficient kriging for real-time spatio-temporal interpolation
Balaji Vasan Srinivasan, University of Maryland, College Park, MD; and R. Duraiswami and R. Murtugudde

Handout (707.2 kB)

 
229
Toward regional climate-change downscaling of weather statistics using a hidden Markov model
Andrew W. Robertson, Columbia University, Palisades, NY; and A. M. Greene, P. Smyth, and S. Triglia

 
230
Inclusion of New Variables in Bias Correction and Downscaling for NAEFS
Bo Cui, NOAA/NWS/NCEP/EMC, Camp Springs, MD; and Y. Zhu and Z. Toth

 
231
 
233
Extreme value analysis of precipitation series in the south of Iberian Peninsula
Jose Manuel Hidalgo-Muñoz, Universidad de Granada, Granada, Granada, Spain; and D. Argüeso, D. Calandria-Hernandez, S. R. Gamiz-Fortis, M. J. Esteban-Parra, and Y. Castro-Diez

Handout (3.0 MB)

 
234
Verification of maximum and minimum temperature forecasts from various agencies for Duluth, MN
Joshua Cossuth, Florida State University/COAPS, Tallahassee, FL

 
235
Probabilistic freeze forecasting in the Midwest and Florida
Eric R. Wenke, University of North Carolina, Charlotte, NC

Recording files available
Poster Session
Applied Climatology Posters
Location: Exhibit Hall B2 (GWCC)
Host: 18th Conference on Applied Climatology
 
244
Evaluation of peanut disease development forecasting
John McGuire, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC; and M. Brooks, A. Sims, B. Shew, and R. Boyles

Handout (201.8 kB)

 
245
Implementing a Range for NCDC Daily Normal Temperatures in North Carolina
Adrienne M. Wootten, NC State University, Raleigh, NC; and R. Boyles and M. S. Brooks

Handout (186.9 kB)

 
246
The study of impacts and adaptations to climate change in a aviation case study
Sahar Tajbakhsh, Tehran, Iran; and E. Moradi and F. Mohamadi

 
247
U.S. climate reference network: a national network monitoring climate change
Michael Palecki, NOAA/NESDIS/NCDC, Asheville, NC; and B. B. Baker

 
248
A teleconnection-based forecasting model for natural streamflow in Idaho, USA
Melvin L. Kunkel, Boise State University, Boise, ID; and A. N. Flores

 
249
Extreme rainfall in Florida; local climatologies revisited
Preston W. Leftwich Jr., Center for Ocean-Atmospheric Prediction Studies -Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL; and J. J. O'Brien

Handout (394.7 kB)

 
250
The influence of sea surface temperatures on Ugandan rainfall
Saul Daniel Ddumba, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda

 
251
 
252
Weather's impact on the golf industry
Dennis M. O'Donnell Jr., Weather Trends International, Bethlehem, PA

 
253
Climatic characteristics of summer season severe weather
Paul J. Croft, Kean University, Union, NJ; and M. Villafane and J. Parr
 
254
An investigation of severe convection in the Chesapeake Bay region
Nathaniel A. Wardle, Millersville University, Millersville, PA; and E. J. Bauers IV, T. D. Toth, R. D. Clark, and T. D. Sikora

 
255
Flash Flood Climatology of the Appalachian Mountains: Focus on Eastern Kentucky and West Virginia Summer Rainfall Events
Jane Marie Wix, Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, KY; and W. N. Rodgers and R. Mahmood

 
256
Satellite evidence of yearly air-sea interaction off the coast of Colombia
Deborah K. Smith, Remote Sensing Systems, Santa Rosa, CA; and K. Hilburn, F. J. Wentz, and C. Gentemann


Poster Session
Assimilation of observations and impact experiments
Location: Exhibit Hall B2 (GWCC)
Host: 14th Symposium on Integrated Observing and Assimilation Systems for the Atmosphere, Oceans, and Land Surface (IOAS-AOLS)
 
236
Development of a Regional Hurricane OSSE System
Yuanfu Xie, NOAA/ESRL, Boulder, CO; and N. Prive, S. Koch, R. E. Hood, R. Atlas, J. Gamache, R. Rogers, S. J. Majumdar, T. L. Miller, and S. M. Mackaro

 
237
Dynamics and structure of three-dimensional error covariance of a mature tropical cyclone
Jonathan Poterjoy, Penn State University, University Park, PA; and F. Zhang

 
238
Ensemble sensitivities of WRF-ARW forecasts at high resolution
Elena Novakovskaia, Earth Networks, Germantown, MD

 
239
Simulation of observation and calibration for Joint OSSEs
Lars Peter Riishojgaard, Joint Center for Satellite Data Assimilation, College Park, MD; and M. Masutani, J. S. Woollen, Y. Xie, N. Prive, T. Zhu, T. J. Kleespies, R. L. Vogel, H. Sun, H. Pryor, and E. Salmon

 
240
Impacts of data assimilation of simulated rain rates from the NASA HIRAD instrument on tropical cyclone precipitation forecasts in a mesoscale model
Cerese M. Inglish, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL; and T. N. Krishnamurti and T. L. Miller

Handout (372.9 kB)

 
241
Impacts of temporal and spatial resolutions of model initialization data
T.J. Malone, Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, KY; and R. D. Leeper, R. Mahmood, and A. I. Quintanar

 
242
DART: A community facility for ensemble data assimilation
Jeffrey Anderson, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and T. Hoar, K. Raeder, N. Collins, H. Liu, G. Romine, and A. F. Arellano Jr.

 
243
The Impact of Variational Assimilation of Quikscat Satellite Observations on Hurricane Ike 2008 Simulation
Duanjun Lu, Jackson State University, Jackson, MS; and R. S. Reddy Jr. and Q. L. Williams


Poster Session
Convection, Decision Support Systems and ATM Posters
Host: 14th Conference on Aviation, Range, and Aerospace Meteorology
 
170
Objective verification of manual and automated forecasts of cumulonimbus clouds from World Area Forecast Centres
Andrew K. Mirza, Met Office, Exeter, Devon, United Kingdom; and B. Lunnon, P. Gill, and L. Reid

 
171
Convection diagnosis and nowcasting system for transoceanic aircraft
Cathy Kessinger, NCAR, Boulder, Colorado; and H. Cai, N. Rehak, D. Megenhardt, M. Steiner, M. Donovan, E. R. Williams, R. Bankert, and J. Hawkins

Handout (136.1 kB)

 
172
Optical Turbulence Simulations from a Numerical Weather Prediction Model in Support of Air to Air Laser Communications
Randall Alliss, Northrop Grumann Corporation, Chantilly, VA; and B. Felton

Handout (480.1 kB)

 
173
Severe high altitude aircraft turbulence on thunderstorm peripheries
Donald W. McCann, McCann Aviation Weather Reaserch, Inc., Overland Park, KS; and J. A. Knox and P. D. Williams

Handout (370.4 kB)

 
174
How to represent the weather impact on aviation in a global air traffic model
Stephan Himmelsbach, Leibniz Universität Hannover, Hannover, Germany; and T. Hauf and C. H. Rokitansky

 
175
Convective Initiation in the northern Mid-Atlantic during the Summer Season
Paul J. Croft, Kean University, Union, NJ; and A. Wuestenberg, D. Fadeski, and J. Schulte

 
176
Diameters of cumulonimbi over land and ocean and their dependence on cloud base height
Earle R. Williams, MIT Lincoln Laboratory, Lexington, MA; and M. F. Donovan, Z. J. Luo, C. Kessinger, H. Cai, N. Rehak, D. Megenhardt, M. Steiner, J. Hawkins, R. Bankert, and D. Bou Karam

 
177
Operational Scoring of Forecasts of Convective Weather Impacts in the Route Availability Planning Tool (RAPT)
John Hayward, MIT Lincoln Laboratory, Lexington, MA; and R. DeLaura and M. Matthews

 
178
Translating an Ensemble Weather Forecast into Operational Disruption for the National Airspace System
John Huhn, The MITRE Corporation, McLean, VA; and M. Duquette, D. Bright, J. Racy, G. Grosshans, and B. Sherman

Handout (539.1 kB)

 
179
The “Barn Door” Effect
Charles A. West, NOAA/NWS, Hampton, GA

Handout (412.2 kB)

 
180
Multi-sensor visualization and assessment of the state of the atmosphere during the June 1 2009 AF447 crash
Gregory Leptoukh, NASA, Greenbelt, MD; and D. Ostrenga, H. H. Aumann, Z. Liu, and A. Savtchenko


Joint Poster Session
Environment and Health Posters
Hosts: (Joint between the Presidential Forum; and the First Environment and Health Symposium )
Chair: Wendy Marie Thomas, AMS
 
212
About the possible influence of the weather on asthma episodes: St. Thomas University and surrounding communities
David Quesada, Saint Thomas Univ., Miami Gardens, FL; and A. Audate and I. Perez

Handout (1.1 MB)

 
213
Meteorological observation including UV launched in Ladakh, the westernmost part of the Tibetan Plateau
Akiyo Yatagai, Research Institute for Humanity and Nature, Kyoto, Japan; and K. Okumiya and R. Sakamoto

 
214
Climate change and health: A study of indoor heat exposure in vulnerable populations in Detroit, Michigan
Jalonne L. White-Newsome, Univ. of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI; and M. S. O'Neill, O. Jolliet, B. Sanchez, J. T. Dvonch, E. P. Parker, Z. Zhang, J. Haynes, and M. Seaton

Handout (67.8 kB)

 
215
An investigation of surface temperatures and measures of heat stress at two synthetic turf fields in Environmental Justice Communities in New York City
Randi J. Walker, New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, Albany, NY; and M. Redis, A. Masters, and L. Lim

 
217
A comparison study of heat related emergency 911 Calls: Phoenix, Arizona and Chicago, Illinois from 2003 to 2006
Donna A. Hartz, Arizona State Univ., Scottsdale, AZ; and C. Sister and W. C. Chuang

Handout (167.3 kB)


Poster Session
Field, Laboratory, and Modeling Studies of Air Quality
Location: Exhibit Hall B2 (GWCC)
Host: 12th Conference on Atmospheric Chemistry
Cochairs: Yang Zhang, North Carolina State University; B. K. Lamb, Washington State University
 
149
Development of the adjoint of ISORROPIA II
Shannon L. Capps, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA; and A. G. Russell and A. Nenes

 
150
Use of the CMAQ and WRF-Chem models to investigate tropospheric ozone in the El Paso-Juarez airshed
Juan Gustavo Arias, Univ. of Texas, El Paso, TX; and R. M. Fitzgerald, D. Lu, and W. R. Stockwell

 
152
Influence of Lightning NOx on Upper Tropospheric Ozone Concentration
Lihua Wang, University of Alabama, Huntsville, AL; and M. Newchurch, A. Biazar, and W. J. Koshak

Handout (141.2 kB)

 
153
Understanding of Regional Air Pollution over China using CMAQ: Model Evaluation and Process Analysis
Xiaohuan Liu, Shandong University, Jinan, Shandong, China; and Y. Zhang, S. Cheng, Y. Chen, and W. Wang

 
154
 
155
The effects of smoke plumes on global air quality
Lauren Powers, NASA, Grove City, PA; and T. Wang, E. Gould, M. Waller, and C. Webb

 
156
A sensitivity study of energy fluxes and evaporation from a waste lagoon to different stability model formulations
William N. Rodgers, Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, KY; and A. I. Quintanar, R. Mahmood, J. Loughrin, and N. Lovanh

 
157
Retrieval of Carbon Monoxide in Troposphere with Satellite Infrared Radiometer
Fumie Kataoka, Remote Sensing Technology Center of Japan, Tsukuba, Japan; and Y. Mitomi

Handout (2.6 MB)

 
158
Response of organochlorine pesticides over the Great Lakes to climatic fluctuations
Sreerama M. Daggupaty, EC, Downsview, ON, Canada; and J. Ma and A. Dove

 
159
 
160
Modeling formaldehyde sources in the Houston-Galveston area during the Texas Air Quality Study 2006
Beata Czader, University of Houston, Houston, TX; and B. Rappenglück, S. Kim, and D. W. Byun

 
161
10-min Variations in PBL/FT Ozone from DIAL Measurement in Huntsville
Shi Kuang, University of Alabama, Huntsville, AL; and M. Newchurch and J. Burris

 
162
The analyses of satellite-derived HCHO measurements with statistical approaches
Jae H. Kim, Pusan National University, Pusan, South Korea; and S. M. Kim and M. Newchurch

 
163
Assessing multi-year changes in modeled and observed daily maximum 8-hour ozone with a dynamic evaluation approach
James M. Godowitch, US EPA, Research Triangle Park, NC; and S. T. Rao

Handout (164.0 kB)

 
164
Measurement of ammonia fluxes at a cattle feedlot using micrometeorological and spectroscopic techniques
Shelley Pressley, Washington State Univesity, Pullman, WA; and B. Lamb, G. Mount, P. O'Keefe, E. Allwine, K. Johnson, J. Michael, and S. Spogen

 
165
Characterization of Soluble Iron in Urban and Rural Aerosols Using Synchrotron Technology and Online Measurements
Michelle Oakes, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA; and R. Weber, E. Ingall, B. Lai, and A. G. Russell

 
166
Application of OMI ozone profiles in CMAQ
Michael Newchurch, University of Alabama, Huntsville, AL; and L. Wang, A. P. Biazar, M. Khan, X. Liu, D. W. Byun, and B. Pierce

Handout (660.5 kB)

 
169
Measurement of HONO Flux using Relaxed Eddy Accumulation during SHARP
Xinrong Ren, University of Miami, Miami, FL; and A. Rajendran, B. Rappenglueck, B. Lefer, J. Golovko, and J. Flynn


Poster Session
Gravitational Settling, Deposition and Resuspension
Host: 16th Conference on Air Pollution Meteorology
 
143
Observation of SO2 dry deposition velocity at a high elevation flux tower over a evergreen broadleaf forest
Jeng-Lin Tsai, National Chung Hsing University, Taichung, Taiwan; and B. J. Tsuang, P. H. Kuo, M. L. Tang, and P. J. Chu

Handout (455.0 kB)


Poster Session
Hydrology Posters Part I
Host: 24th Conference on Hydrology
Cochairs: Susan C. Steele-Dunne, TU Delft; Rolf H. Reichle, NASA/GSFC
 
136
The relationship between total precipitable water and precipitation rate
Kelly M. Howell, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO; and S. Q. Kidder and T. H. Vonder Haar

Handout (297.7 kB)

 
137
The Uncertainty of Background Brightness Temperatures in Microwave Land Rainfall Algorithm
Eun-Kyoung Seo, Kongju National University, Kongju, Chung Nam, South Korea

 
138
Introducing water budget constraint to improve land data assimilation performance
M. Tugrul Yilmaz, USDA/ARS, Beltsville, MD; and T. DelSole and P. R. Houser

 
139
Evaluating the impact of parameter estimation on data assimilation performance: A case study for soil moisture simulation
Kenneth W. Harrison, NASA-GSFC and Univ. of Maryland, Greenbelt, MD; and S. V. Kumar, S. Yatheendradas, C. D. Peters-Lidard, and J. A. Santanello Jr.

 
Poster 140 has been moved to 2.3A

 
141
Applications of the ALEXI soil moisture model and highlights of current projects
John Mecikalski, Univ. of Alabama, Huntsville, AL; and C. R. Hain and L. A. Schultz

 
142
Intercomparisons between LSM and satellite-retrieved estimates of surface (0-5 cm) and root-zone (5-100 cm) soil moisture across the continental United States
Christopher R. Hain, Univ. of Alabama, Huntsville, AL; and W. T. Crow, M. C. Anderson, and J. R. Mecikalski


Poster Session
IIPS Poster Session Part I
Host: 26th Conference on Interactive Information and Processing Systems (IIPS) for Meteorology, Oceanography, and Hydrology
Cochairs: Scott T. Shipley, George Mason Univ.; Stephen M. Holt, Noblis, Inc.; Marjorie McGuirk, NOAA/NESDIS/NCDC; Anthony Arguez, NOAA/NESDIS/NCDC
 
45
Enhancing metadata available from MADIS for the National Mesonet
Michael F. Barth, NOAA/ESRL/GSD, Boulder, CO; and P. A. Miller and D. Helms

 
46
The University of South Alabama Mesonet: Challenges and opportunities for the future
Sytske Kimball, University of South Alabama, Mobile, AL

Handout (1.6 MB)

 
47
Georeferenced imagery in 3D Visualization of WRF output
Alan Norton, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and R. Brownrigg and J. Clyne

 
48
Using GIS to investigate relationships between lightning and storm structure
Sarah M. Glenn, Center for Spatial Analysis, Norman, OK

 
49
A Data Sharing Server for Environmental Data
Joe Sirott, Shuksan Software, LLC and NOAA/PMEL, Seattle, WA

 
51
An advanced web application for issuing storm reports
Matthew W. Davis, NOAA/NWS, La Crosse, WI

Handout (432.8 kB)

 
52
An updated student—developed weather data resource
Joe S. Young, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and K. H. Goebbert, T. A. Supinie, and M. J. Laufersweiler

 
53
Improvements on Cluster Identification and Tracking in a New Circulation Detection Algorithm
Madison L. Burnett, NOAA/NSSL, Norman, OK; and T. M. Smith and V. Lakshmanan

Handout (528.5 kB)

 
54
The NCEP Power 5 to Power 6 supercomputer transtion: lessons learned
Bradley S. Mabe, NOAA/NWS/NCEP, Camp Springs, MD; and S. E. Cokley, C. C. Magee, and X. Wang

 
55
A high performance LDM data cluster
Robert C. Lipschutz, CIRA/Colorado State Univ., Boulder, CO; and D. Hagerty, P. Hamer, P. Lannigan, and C. MacDermaid

Handout (1.3 MB)


Poster Session
Key Challenges and Opportunities in Aviation Posters
Host: 14th Conference on Aviation, Range, and Aerospace Meteorology
 
181
Weather Research Coordination and Challenges of NextGen
Darien L. Davis, NOAA/OAR/ESRL, Boulder, CO; and W. Fellner and J. J. Murray

 
182
The new Aviation Meteorology specialization in the Graduate Aeronautics program at Embry-Riddle
John M. Lanicci, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical Univ., Daytona Beach, FL; and E. A. Roberts

Handout (142.8 kB)

 
184
Adventures in technology transfer
Marcia K. Politovich, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and C. Wallace

 
185
Impacts of haze on high-capacity airport operations
Randall A. Skov, NOAA/NWS, Hampton, GA

 
186
A Look at Airport Delays Due to Ceiling and Visibility Conditions
Jennifer Black, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and P. Herzegh, C. Kessinger, B. Lambi, and R. E. Bateman

 
187
 
188
A Combined Sensor Method for Detecting Frost Formation
Grant E. Gutierrez, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and S. Landolt, R. Rasmussen, J. Black, and A. Gaydos

 
189
A Comparison of an Automated Freezing Drizzle Algorithm to Human Observations
Scott Landolt, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and M. K. Politovich, R. Rasmussen, and A. Gaydos

Handout (716.5 kB)

 
190
FRAM-S Freezing Fog Project: Emphasis On Visibility Forecasting
Ismail Gultepe, Environment Canada, Toronto, ON, Canada; and R. M. Rasmussen, B. Zhou, R. K. Ungar, and R. Nitu

Handout (2.2 MB)

 
191
Can CoSPA improve the predictability of C&V events?
Richard E. Bateman, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and P. Herzegh, C. Kessinger, and J. Black

Handout (73.7 kB)


Poster Session
Observed and Projected Climate Change
Host: 22nd Conference on Climate Variability and Change
 
56
30-year vegetation trend analysis: Global and Regional
Felix Kogan, NOAA/NESDIS, Camp Springs, MD

 
57
The Impact of deforestation on the regional climate of Maya lowlands of Guatemala
Vani Starry Manoharan, Univ. of Alabama, Huntsville, AL; and R. M. Welch and R. O. Lawton

 
58
Modeling and measurements of the ABL in Sofia, Bulgaria
Ekaterina Batchvarova, National Institute of Meteorology and Hydrology, Sofia, Bulgaria; and E. Pisoni and G. Finzi

Handout (88.0 kB)

 
60
Sensitivity of planetary boundary layer to varying volumetric soil moisture
Astrid Suarez-Gonzalez, Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, KY; and A. I. Quintanar, R. Mahmood, A. Beltran-Przekurat, and R. A. Pielke Sr.

 
P1.4 has been moved new paper number 10.1A

 
61
Relation between the physical processes and spectral nudging in simulating regional climate
Yoo-Bin Yhang, Yonsei University, Seoul, South Korea; and S. Y. Hong

Handout (770.8 kB)

 
62
RAMS modeled differences between 1970 and 2005 summer daytime temperatures and winds in Coastal California
B. Lebassi, Santa Clara Univ., Santa Clara, CA; and J. E. González and R. Bornstein

 
63
Climate change illustrated by data from three Indian Ocean islands in the French Southern and Antarctic Territories: New Amsterdam, Kerguelen, and Crozet
Harvey Stern, Bureau of Meteorology, Melbourne, Vic., Australia; and J. Cornall-Reilly, P. McBride, and J. Dahni

Handout (167.9 kB)

 
64
Southeast US Extreme Precipitation Events Footprint in Inter-Annual Variability
Steven C. Chan, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL; and V. Misra

Handout (257.8 kB)

 
65
Evaluation of long-term trends in spring onset in the Northern Europe using Singular Spectral Analysis
M.J. Esteban-Parra, University of Granada, Granada, Spain; and S. R. Gamiz-Fortis, D. Argüeso, J. M. Hidalgo-Muñoz, D. Calandria-Hernandez, and Y. Castro-Diez

Handout (112.3 kB)

 
66
Characterizing Multi-Decadal Temperature Variability in the Southeastern United States
Marcus D. Williams, Center for Ocean-Atmospheric Prediction Studies, Tallahassee, FL; and M. Griffin, M. A. Bourassa, and D. F. Zierden

 
67
Interannual variations and climate change projections of upper tropospheric water vapor in different tropical ocean basins
Huiwen Chuang, Univerisity of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI; and H. Su, X. Huang, J. Jiang, and W. Read

 
68
 
69
Alternative normals, version 1.0
Anthony Arguez, NOAA/NESDIS/NCDC, Asheville, NC; and R. S. Vose

Handout (81.8 kB)

 
70
Effects of tropical cyclone damage on the climate of the U.S. Gulf Coast
Laura E. Becker, University of Georgia, Athens, GA

 
71
GPS Precipitable Water Observations of Atmospheric River Events
James D. Means, SIO/Univ. of California, La Jolla, CA; and D. R. Cayan

 
72
Investigating tree-ring isotopes and trace elements in larch to determine links with climate in Southern Siberia
A. A. Knorre, Institute of Forest, Russian Academy of Sciences SB, Krasnoyarsk, Russia; and A. V. Kirdyanov, M. Saurer, R. T. Siegwolf, M. V. Bryukhanova, A. M. Grachev, E. P. Chebykin, E. L. Goldberg, I. P. Panyushkina, S. W. Leavitt, and E. A. Vaganov

 
73
Decrease in the summer rainfall of the southern United States coast and the Caribbean due to climate change
Roque Vinicio Céspedes, Univ. of Miami/RSMAS, Hialeah, FL; and G. J. Holland, L. O. Mearns, and B. J. Soden

Handout (634.4 kB)

 
74
 
75
A climatological analysis of antecedent drought and spring tornadic activity
Theresa Anderson, Univ. of Georgia, Athens, GA; and J. M. Shepherd

 
76
Meso-&beta scale precipitation systems evolved at Tsushima Straits during late Baiu season in 2009
Hirohisa Mizuno, Kumamoto Univ., Kumamoto, Japan; and K. Tanaka

Handout (1.1 MB)

 
77
Have the Southern Hemisphere storm tracks been strengthening after 1979?
Yanjuan Guo, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA; and E. K. M. Chang

 
78
Impact of LCLU changes in coastal tropical regions under conditions of global climate change
Jorge E. González, City College of New York, New York, NY; and D. E. Comarazamy

 
79
The long-term climatology of Mid-Mississippi Valley dewpoints and the implications for regional climate
Nicholas B. Smith, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO; and P. Guinan, M. D. Chesser, and A. R. Lupo

Handout (707.9 kB)

 
81
Evaluation of simulated climate trends of the Carpathian basin using PRECIS outputs for 2071-2100
Judit Bartholy, Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest, Hungary; and R. Pongracz and I. Pieczka

Handout (2.8 MB)

 
83
An Empirical Model and Evidence for Studies in Global Change
R. Suseela Reddy Jr., Jackson State University, Jackson, MS; and F. Tuluri, H. Natarajan, V. Shankar, D. Lu, and Q. L. Williams

 
84
California rainfall is becoming greater, with heavier storms
Daniel Killam, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA; and A. Bui, W. C. Patzert, J. K. Willis, S. LaDochy, and P. Ramirez

Handout (225.8 kB)

 
85
Anomalous temperature regimes during the cool season
Robert X. Black, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA

 
86
Dependence of ozone lamina characteristics on the distance from the polar vortex edge—possible relation to climate change
Peter Krizan, Institute of Atmospheric Physics, Prague, Czech Republic; and M. Kozubek

Handout (452.6 kB)


Poster Session
Policy and Socio-Economic Research Posters
Host: Fifth Symposium on Policy and Socio-economic Research
 
122
Warning the public about hail: determining the potential for short-term damage mitigation
Lauren E. Potter, CAPS/Univ. of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and J. A. Brotzge and S. A. Erickson

 
124
Topical analysis of fine-scale Numerical Weather Prediction on NASCAR racetracks and event venues
Elliot M. Tardif, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Charlotte, NC

 
125
General public interpretations of public and private sector designs of the “cone of uncertainty”
Gina M. Eosco, University of Oklahoma/ AMS Policy Program, Norman, OK

 
126
Who's Googling what? What internet searches reveal about hurricane information seeking
Kathleen Sherman-Morris, Mississippi State University, Mississippi State, MS; and J. C. Senkbeil and R. Cossman

Handout (2.4 MB)

 
127
Characteristics of the Building and Public Facilities Damages and the Wind Damage Potential Assessment to Building by Typhoon in the Korean Peninsula
Jong-Kil Park, Inje University, Gimhae, South Korea; and W. S. Jung, H. J. Choi, E. B. Kim, and H. L. Park

 
128
Social Science Woven into Meteorology: A new partnership at the National Weather Center
Eve Gruntfest, Univ. of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and H. Lazrus, G. M. Eosco, and M. K. Zappa

 
129
The WAS*IS Compendium
Julie Demuth, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and S. D. Drobot and E. Gruntfest

 
130
Improving the NWS Forecast-at-a-Glance product through integration of social science
Julie L. Demuth, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and D. Hilderbrand and J. K. Lazo

 
131
The NWS Climate Services Satisfaction Survey: What decisions do you make based on NWS climate products and services?
Michelle D. Hawkins, NOAA/NWS, Silver Spring, MD; and J. C. Meyers and M. Timofeyeva

 
132
New Jersey Mayors for Climate Protection: The Challenge of Moving from Talk to Action
Samantha A. McGraw, Millersville University, Millersville, PA

 
133
Weathering the Waves: Climate Change, Politics, and Vulnerability in Tuvalu
Heather Lazrus, Univerisyt of Oklahoma, Norman, OK

Handout (2.1 MB)


Poster Session
Space Weather Posters
Host: Seventh Symposium on Space Weather
 
201
Results from the NAIRAS model for the Halloween Storms
Michael Wiltberger, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and C. J. Mertens, B. Kress, and S. C. Solomon

 
202
Development of the Joint METOC Space Environment Solar Segment (JMSESS) Database
William F. Bagby, Northrop-Grumman, Colorado Springs, CO; and S. L. McNew, J. O. Quick, R. S. Davis, and K. Landis

 
203
Real-time assimilative modeling for the Earth's radiation belts using DREAM
Geoffrey D. Reeves, LANL, Los Alamos, NM; and M. G. Henderson, J. Koller, Y. Chen, R. H. W. Friedel, J. St. Ledger, J. Holland, and S. Zaharia

Handout (1.3 MB)

 
204
Prediction of solar activity cycles by the EnKF data assimilation method
Irina N. Kitiashvili, Stanford University, Stanford, CA; and A. G. Kosovichev

 
205
Impacts of extended periods of low solar activity on climate
Matthew J. Niznik, Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick, NJ; and W. F. Denig

 
206
Real-time neural network predictions of magnetospheric activity
Ramkumar Bala, Rice University, Houston, TX; and P. H. Reiff

Handout (2.1 MB)

 
207
Reflections before the max: the evolution of space weather
Joseph DiTommaso, University of Alaska, Fairbanks, Fairbanks, AK; and G. Fisher

Handout (682.9 kB)

 
208
Space Weather and GPS-Reliant Industries
Jennifer Meehan, Hampton University, Hampton, VA; and G. Fisher and W. J. Murtagh

 
209
Space weather prediction via complexity measures in the solar-terrestrial record
James A. Wanliss, Presbyterian College, Clinton, SC; and M. Watke, T. Bitner, J. Johnson, A. Knaak, and P. Dobias

Handout (396.3 kB)

 
211
Space Environment and Effects Tool for STK (STK-SEET) technical primer
Richard A. Quinn, AER, Lexington, MA; and C. Roth, A. Ling, P. P. Whelan, and N. A. Bonito

Handout (667.5 kB)

 
266
The operational DMSP F18 SSULI UV Sensor
Patrick Dandenault, NRL, Washington, DC; and A. C. Nicholas, C. Coker, S. A. Budzien, D. H. Chua, T. T. Finne, C. A. Metzler, and K. F. Dymond


Joint Poster Session
The Effects of Meteorology on Air Quality
Location: Exhibit Hall B2 (GWCC)
Hosts: (Joint between the 16th Conference on Air Pollution Meteorology; and the 12th Conference on Atmospheric Chemistry )
 
146
Impact of using satellite-derived clouds to calculate photolysis rates in the Community Multiscale Air Quality (CMAQ) Model v4.7
K. Wyat Appel, EPA, Research Triangle Park, NC; and S. J. Roselle and J. E. Pleim

Handout (168.7 kB)

 
Poster 147 is now Paper 4.2A

 
148
The use of meteorological parameters to compare tropospheric ozone measurements over Boulder, CO
Megan Kirchmeier, University of Wisconsin--Madison, Madison, WI; and I. Petropavlovskikh


Poster Session
Turbulence Measurements for Air Pollution Modeling
Host: 16th Conference on Air Pollution Meteorology
 
144
Turbulence anisotropy in an urban canyon and intersections
Cheryl L. Klipp, U.S. Army Research Laboratory, Adelphi, MD

Handout (251.6 kB)

 
145
The challenge of calculating turbulence parameters from aircraft data
Curtis J. Mooney, Environment Canada, Edmonton, AB, Canada; and B. J. Wiens, J. W. Strapp, J. D. Wilson, and P. A. Makar

4:00 PM-5:00 PM: Monday, 18 January 2010

Recording files available
Session 3
Global Climate Change Impacts in the United States Part II
Location: B215 (GWCC)
Host: 22nd Conference on Climate Variability and Change
Chair: Peter Schultz, U.S. Climate Change Science Program
  4:00 PM
3.1
U.S. regional climate change impacts
Donald J. Wuebbles, University of Illinois, Urbana, IL
  4:30 PM
3.2
Global climate change impacts in the United States: Adaptation
Roger S. Pulwarty, NOAA, Boulder, CO; and T. FAC Author Team
  4:45 PM
3.3
An Agenda for Climate Impacts Science
Jack A. Kaye, NASA, Science Mission Directorate, Washington, DC; and T. FAC Author Team
Recording files available
Session 3A
Global Meteorological and Hydrological Service Updates - Part 3
Location: B217 (GWCC)
Host: 26th Conference on Interactive Information and Processing Systems (IIPS) for Meteorology, Oceanography, and Hydrology
Cochairs: Ward R. Seguin, Consultant; M. D. Eilts, Weather Decision Technologies, Inc.
  4:00 PM
3A.1
United States Air Force Weather Agency Meteorological Services Update
Fred Lewis, Director of Weather, Air Force Pentagon, Washington, DC

  4:30 PM
3A.2
United States Navy Meteorological Services Update
Jonathan White, US Navy, Stennis Space Center, MS
Recording files available
Session 3B
International Applications Part II
Location: B218 (GWCC)
Host: 26th Conference on Interactive Information and Processing Systems (IIPS) for Meteorology, Oceanography, and Hydrology
Cochairs: John R. Lincoln, US Navy/WMO (Ret.) and Consultant; Howard J. Diamond, NOAA/NESDIS/NCDC; Erik Andersson, ECMWF
  4:00 PM
3B.1A
A high concentration episode occurred at the beginning of 2009 pollen season in southern Kanto of Japan
Motoo Suzuki, Japan Meteorological Business Support Center, Tokyo, Japan; and M. Tonouchi
  4:30 PM
3B.2
Introduction of MICAPS 3.1—A New Chinese Forecaster's Interactive System
Bing Luo, National Meteorological Center, CMA, Beijing, Beijing, China; and Y. Li and L. Cao

  4:45 PM
3B.3
Convective scale modelling—the issues
Ewen McCallum, UK Met Office, Exeter, United Kingdom

4:00 PM-5:15 PM: Monday, 18 January 2010

Recording files available
Session 2
Field experiments: observational results from past field experiments; potential relevance of the field observations to operational prediction
Location: B207 (GWCC)
Host: 14th Symposium on Integrated Observing and Assimilation Systems for the Atmosphere, Oceans, and Land Surface (IOAS-AOLS)
Chair: Bill Proenza, NOAA/NWS
  4:00 PM
2.1
Aerosol and Ocean Science Expeditions (AEROSE): Dedicated marine soundings for CrIMSS and GOES-R proxy datasets
Nicholas R. Nalli, NOAA/NESDIS, College Park, MD; and C. D. Barnet, E. Joseph, V. R. Morris, H. Xie, D. E. Wolfe, M. D. Goldberg, and P. J. Minnett
  4:15 PM
2.2
NOGAPS adaptive observing and data denial experiments during T-PARC/TCS-08
C. A. Reynolds, NRL, Monterey, CA; and R. Langland, C. Velden, and H. Berger
  4:45 PM
2.4
Measuring the structure of hurricanes with a microwave sounder
Bjorn H. Lambrigtsen, JPL and California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA

4:00 PM-5:30 PM: Monday, 18 January 2010

Recording files available
Session 2
Convection, Decision Support Systems and Air Traffic Management, Part 2
Location: B314 (GWCC)
Host: 14th Conference on Aviation, Range, and Aerospace Meteorology
Cochairs: Marilyn Wolfson, MIT Lincoln Laboratory; Charles A. West, NOAA/NWS
  4:00 PM
2.1
Improved thunderstorm weather information for pilots through ground and satellite based observing systems
Arnold Tafferner, DLR - Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt, Wessling, Germany; and C. Forster, T. Hauf, and R. W. Lunnon
  4:15 PM
2.2
Convective initiation nowcasting using SEVIRI infrared and visible data
John R. Mecikalski, Univ. of Alabama, Huntsville, AL; and W. M. MacKenzie Jr. and M. Koenig
  4:30 PM
2.3
The High Resolution Rapid Refresh (HRRR): Recent enhancements and evaluation during the 2009 convective season
Stephen S. Weygandt, NOAA/ESRL/GSD, Boulder, CO; and T. G. Smirnova, C. R. Alexander, S. G. Benjamin, K. J. Brundage, B. D. Jamison, and S. R. Sahm
  4:45 PM
2.4
Creation of real-time probabilistic thunderstorm guidance products from a time-lagged ensemble of High Resolution Rapid Refresh (HRRR) forecasts
Curtis R. Alexander, NOAA/ESRL/GSD and CIRES-Univ. of Colorado, Boulder, CO; and D. A. Koch, S. S. Weygandt, T. G. Smirnova, and S. G. Benjamin
  5:00 PM
2.5
Aviation Impact Forecasting based on time-lagged HRRR Ensembles
Matthias Steiner, NCAR, Boulder, Colorado; and D. Megenhardt, R. DeLaura, M. Robinson, S. S. Weygandt, and C. Alexander
  5:15 PM
2.6
Evaluating supplemental relationships between convective forecast products for aviation
Steven A. Lack, NOAA/ESRL/GSD/CIRES Univ. of Colorado, Boulder, CO; and G. J. Layne, M. P. Kay, S. Madine, and J. Mahoney
Recording files available
Joint Session 2
Education Initiatives on Climate Variability and Global Climate Change
Location: B214 (GWCC)
Hosts: (Joint between the 19th Symposium on Education; and the 22nd Conference on Climate Variability and Change )
Cochairs: Diane M. Stanitski, NOAA; David R. Easterling, NOAA/NESDIS/NCDC
  4:00 PM
J2.1
  4:15 PM
J2.2
Climate Variability: Learning by Experience
Nolan J. Doesken, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO; and H. Reges, R. Cifelli, J. Turner, and Z. Schwalbe
  4:30 PM
J2.3
AMS Climate Studies: Using real-world datasets in promoting climate science literacy
James A. Brey, American Meteorological Society, Washington, DC; and I. W. Geer, J. M. Moran, R. S. Weinbeck, E. W. Mills, B. A. Blair, E. J. Hopkins, T. P. Kiley Jr., and E. E. Ruwe
  4:45 PM
J2.4
Public participation in climate science research: Plant phenology, climate change, and Project BudBurst
Sandra Henderson, UCAR, Boulder, CO; and K. Meymaris, P. Alaback, K. Havens, and J. Schwarz
  5:00 PM
J2.5
  5:15 PM
J2.6
Participating the climate change in school: an Italian case study
Valentina Grasso, Italian National Research Council, Institute of Biometeorology, Florence, Italy; and F. Manzoli, F. Conti, F. Zabini, and T. Ercoli
Recording files available
Session 2
Hydrometeorological Representation and Applications of Reanalyses
Location: B304 (GWCC)
Host: 24th Conference on Hydrology
Chair: Michael G. Bosilovich, NASA/GSFC/GMAO
  4:00 PM
2.1
Software Package for Gauge-Only Precipitation Analysis
Dongsoo Kim, NOAA/NESDIS/NCDC, Asheville, NC; and D. J. Seo
  4:30 PM
2.3 moved to Poster 566

  4:30 PM
2.3A
CPC unified gauge-based analysis of global daily precipitation
Pingping Xie, NOAA/NWS/NCEP, Camp Springs, MD; and M. Chen and W. Shi

  4:45 PM
2.4
The influence of karst hydrology on local planetary boundary layer
R. D. Leeper, Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, KY; and R. Mahmood and A. I. Quintanar
  5:00 PM
2.5
Development of a New Precipitation Dataset for Model Downscaling and Bias Correction
Michael Charles, EMC, Camp Springs, MD; and Z. Toth, D. Hou, and R. Krzysztofowicz
Recording files available
Session 2
Statistical analysis in the geophysical sciences II
Location: B305 (GWCC)
Host: 20th Conference on Probability and Statistics in the Atmospheric Sciences
Cochairs: Marina Timofeyeva, NOAA/NWS; Bob Glahn, NOAA/NWS
  4:00 PM
2.1
Typical Day Meteorological Data in Support of ATD Modeling
George D. Modica, AER, Lexington, MA; and S. Lowe, T. Nehrkorn, J. Wensell, J. Baldwin, G. McMullin, and R. Hoffman
  4:15 PM
2.2
Statistical analysis of sea surface temperature in the North Atlantic Ocean
Constantin Andronache, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA
  4:30 PM
2.3
Statistical Structure of the Global Significant Wave Heights
Peter C. Chu, NPS, Monterey, CA; and Y. H. Kuo and G. Galanis
  4:45 PM
2.4
Determining radiative heating profiles from satellite data using statistical classification and cluster analysis
Nathaniel Beagley, PNNL, Richland, WA; and S. A. McFarlane, J. H. Mather, and J. E. Flaherty
  5:15 PM
2.6
GiST, A model for generating spatial-temporal daily rainfall data
Guillermo A. Baigorria, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL; and J. W. Jones
Recording files available
Joint Session 2
The emergence of new scientific partnerships
Location: B312 (GWCC)
Hosts: (Joint between the Fifth Symposium on Policy and Socio-economic Research; the 14th Conference on Aviation, Range, and Aerospace Meteorology; the 20th Conference on Probability and Statistics in the Atmospheric Sciences; the 24th Conference on Hydrology; the 18th Conference on Applied Climatology; the First Conference on Weather, Climate, and the New Energy Economy; and the First Environment and Health Symposium )
Chair: Genevieve E. Maricle, Arizona State Univ.
  4:00 PM
J2.1
Climate Adaptation Partnerships in Semiarid North America
Gregg M. Garfin, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
  4:30 PM
J2.3
Partnership between the Državni hidrometeorološki zavod (DHMZ) and the University of Oklahoma (OU)
Ivan Cacic, Državni hidrometeorološki zavod, Zagreb, Croatia; and B. Ivančan-Picek, B. Lipovšćak, K. Pandzic, B. Terek, V. Tutiš, G. Zuccon, K. Crawford, R. A. McPherson, K. L. Nemunaitis-Monroe, and J. T. Snow
  4:45 PM
J2.4
  5:00 PM
J2.5
The Weather And Society *Integrated Studies (WAS*IS) Program: yesterday, today, and tomorrow
G. Thomas Behler Jr., NCAR, Boulder, CO; and E. Gruntfest, J. Demuth, J. K. Lazo, and E. Laidlaw
  5:15 PM
J2.6
Recording files available
Session 3
Data quality control
Location: B302 (GWCC)
Host: 15th Symposium on Meteorological Observation and Instrumentation
Chair: Edward J. Dumas Jr., NOAA
  4:00 PM
3.1
A quantitative comparison of automated and manual precipitation gage quality control techniques
Edward I. Tollerud, NOAA/ESRL, Boulder, CO; and R. J. Caldwell, D. Kim, and S. Vasiloff
  4:15 PM
3.2
Robust spatial quality control of road weather sensor measurements
Tressa L. Fowler, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and M. Limber, S. Sullivan, M. B. Chapman, S. D. Drobot, and T. L. Jensen
  4:30 PM
3.3
Quality Assurance Methods for the Kentucky Mesonet
Megan M. Ferris, Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, KY; and S. Struebig, M. Grogan, S. Foster, and R. Mahmood
  5:00 PM
3.5
Quality Control of Meteorological Data for the Chemical Stockpile Emergency Preparedness Program
James C. Liljegren, ANL, Lemont, IL; and S. Tschopp, K. Rogers, F. Wasmer, L. Liljegren, and M. Myirski
Recording files available
Session 3
Field and Laboratory Studies of Air Quality III
Location: B315 (GWCC)
Host: 12th Conference on Atmospheric Chemistry
Cochairs: B. K. Lamb, Washington State University; Rachel Mintz, EC
  4:00 PM
3.1
Observations of trans-boundary transport of ozone precursors in the Middle East
David Asaf, Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel; and M. Luria, M. Peleg, V. Matveev, E. Weinroth, A. Soleiman, J. Alsawair, M. Abu-Allaban, A. Gertler, and R. Bornstein
  4:15 PM
3.2
Comparison of measured wintertime CO/NOX and VOC/CO ratios to emission inventories in Boise, Idaho
H.W. Wallace, Washington State University, Pullman, WA; and M. H. Erickson, J. K. McCoskey, A. Arroyo, B. K. Lamb, and B. T. Jobson
  4:45 PM
3.4
Mercury monitoring in the vicinity of coal-fired power plants in Alberta, Canada
Rachel Mintz, EC, Edmonton, AB, Canada; and M. Mazur, M. Lapalme, M. Scarlat, S. Gollapudi, and B. Wiens
  5:00 PM
3.5
Diurnal and seasonal variation of mercury species in the Southeast US
Yuling Wu, The University of Alabama, Huntsvile, AL; and U. S. Nair, J. T. Walters, J. Jansen, and E. Edgerton
  5:15 PM
3.6
Compositional and mixing state impacts on CCN concentrations in an heterogeneous urban environment
Richard H. Moore, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA; and L. T. Padro, A. Nenes, X. Zhang, N. Rastogi, W. Shi, M. Zheng, and R. Weber
Recording files available
Session 3
New data sources and products
Location: B303 (GWCC)
Host: Seventh Symposium on Space Weather
Chair: Geoff Crowley, Atmospheric & Space Technology Research Associates
  4:00 PM
3.1
GPS, GNSS, and Space Weather
Paul M. Kintner Jr., Cornell University, Ithaca, NY; and T. E. Humphreys and B. O'Hanlon
  4:30 PM
3.2A
Ultraviolet Remote Sensing of the Thermosphere and Ionosphere
Robert McCoy, Office of Naval Research, Arlington, VA
  4:45 PM
3.3
  5:00 PM
3.4
Helioseismic detection of large-scale subsurface flows at solar minimum
Rachel Howe, National Solar Observatory, Tucson, AZ; and F. Hill, R. W. Komm, J. Christensen-Dalsgaard, J. Schou, and M. J. Thompson
  5:15 PM
3.6
Solar Flare Forecasts Based on Subsurface Helicity
Frank Hill, National Solar Observatory, Tucson, AZ; and R. Komm, J. Henthorn, and A. Reinard
Recording files available
Session 3
Turbulence Measurements for Air Pollution Modeling
Location: B308 (GWCC)
Host: 16th Conference on Air Pollution Meteorology
Chair: Dennis Garvey, U.S. Army Research Laboratory
  4:00 PM
3.1
  4:15 PM
3.2
Estimating urban dispersion meteorology from suburban measurements
Wenjun Qian, University of California, Riverside, CA; and M. Princevac and A. Venkatram
  4:30 PM
3.3
Inverting Surface Observations to Find Boundary Layer Depth
George Young, Penn State Univ., University Park, PA; and A. J. Annunzio and S. E. Haupt
  4:45 PM
3.4
Urban turbulence spectra from field observations
Sam Chang, U.S. Army Research Laboratory, Adelphi, MD; and G. D. Huynh, D. H. Tofsted, D. M. Garvey, C. C. Williamson, and D. K. Li
  5:15 PM
3.6
Eddy covariance measurements of turbulence in and above a roughness sublayer
Dennis M. Garvey, U.S. Army Research Laboratory, Adelphi, MD; and S. Chang, C. C. Williamson, G. D. Huynh, and D. K. Li
Recording files available
Joint Session 5
Communication and Use of Weather and Climate Information I
Location: B213 (GWCC)
Hosts: (Joint between the Fifth Symposium on Policy and Socio-economic Research; and the Second AMS Conference on International Cooperation in the Earth System Sciences and Services )
Cochairs: Julie L. Demuth, NCAR; Scott F. Blair, NOAA/NWS
  4:00 PM
J5.1
Forecasters' mental models of flash flood forecasts and warnings
Jeffrey K. Lazo, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and R. E. Morss, J. L. Demuth, and A. Bostrom

  4:15 PM
J5.2
The role of broadcaster prior experience, new media, and viewer understanding in television severe weather coverage
Rachel E. Butterworth, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and K. A. Kloesel and S. Veil
  4:30 PM
J5.3
Meteorology, climatology, and the communication and interpretation of weather information during the 22 May 2008 Weld County, Colorado tornado
Russ S. Schumacher, NCAR, Boulder, CO, and Texas A&M University, College Station, TX; and D. T. Lindsey, A. B. Schumacher, J. Braun, S. D. Miller, and J. Demuth

  5:00 PM
J5.5
Hurricane Ike: User Response and Effectiveness of NWS forecast products
Brian Haines, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX; and L. Wood
  5:15 PM
J5.6
Examining the content, channels, and comprehension of hurricane forecast and warning information
Julie L. Demuth, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and R. E. Morss, B. H. Morrow, and J. K. Lazo
Recording files available
Joint Session 9
Meteorological and Environmental Satellite Observing Systems: From 50 Years Ago… (II)
Location: B313 (GWCC)
Hosts: (Joint between the Meteorological and Environmental Satellite Observing Systems: From 50 Years Ago to 15 Years Ahead; the 13th Conference of Atmospheric Science Librarians International; and the Eighth Presidential History Symposium )
Cochairs: Jean Phillips, Librarian, Univ. of Wisconsin; Christopher S. Velden, CIMSS/Univ. of Wisconsin
  4:00 PM
J9.1
The World According to GARP: Construction of a Global Meteorology, 1960–1980
Erik M. Conway, JPL/California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA
  4:30 PM
J9.2
50 Years of Satellite Observations of Weather and Climate; Some Lessons Learned
Thomas H. Vonder Haar, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO
  5:00 PM
J9.4
Recording files available
Joint Session 9
Predictability, Prediction and Impact of Drought: I
Location: B216 (GWCC)
Hosts: (Joint between the 22nd Conference on Climate Variability and Change; and the 18th Conference on Applied Climatology )
Cochairs: Ning Zeng, University of Maryland; Siegfried D. Schubert, Global Modeling and Assimilation Office
  4:00 PM
J9.1
  4:15 PM
J9.2
Interdecadal Modulation of the Impact of ENSO on Drought over the United States
Kingtse C. Mo, NOAA/NWS/NCEP/CPC, Camp Springs, MD; and J. K. E. Schemm
  4:45 PM
J9.4
Assessing sources of skill in forecasts of meteorological drought on seasonal to interannual time scales
Bradfield Lyon, International Research Institute for Climate and Society, Palisades, NY; and M. A. Bell
  5:00 PM
J9.5
Recent Developments in Operational Long-Range Prediction at CPC
E. A. O'Lenic, NOAA/NWS/CPC, Camp Springs, MD; and D. A. Unger
  5:15 PM
J9.6
Future Water Availability in a Warming World
Jennifer Alltop Aminzade, Columbia University, New York, NY; and D. H. Rind
Recording files available
Joint Session 9
The Effects of Meteorology on Air Quality II
Location: B309 (GWCC)
Hosts: (Joint between the 16th Conference on Air Pollution Meteorology; and the 12th Conference on Atmospheric Chemistry )
Chair: Steven R. Hanna, Hanna Consultants
  4:00 PM
J9.1
  4:15 PM
J9.2
Towards a global climatology of the planetary boundary layer
Dian J. Seidel, NOAA, College Park, MD; and C. O. Ao
  4:30 PM
J9.3
Air quality trends in U.S. western mountain states
Steven R. Hanna, Hanna Consultants, Kennebunkport, ME; and D. Jaffe, P. S. Porter, and D. Blewitt
  4:45 PM
J9.4
Impact of NEXRAD derived winds on NARAC dispersion modeling
Matthew D. Simpson, LLNL, Livermore, CA; and R. K. Newsom
  5:00 PM
J9.5
Modeling the Stable Boundary Layer Depth and Quantifying its Uncertainty for Dispersion
Sue Ellen Haupt, Penn State Univ., University Park, PA; and J. C. Wyngaard, G. Young, and K. J. Schmehl
  5:15 PM
J9.6
Impact of meteorological model resolution on PBL height errors
Marina Tsidulko, SAIC/NOAA/NWS/NCEP, Camp Springs, MD; and J. McQueen, C. M. Tassone, G. DiMego, and M. Ek

5:30 PM-7:30 PM: Monday, 18 January 2010


Opening of the Exhibit Hall with Reception
Location: Exhibit Hall B1 (GWCC)

7:00 PM-8:00 PM: Monday, 18 January 2010

Tuesday, 19 January 2010

7:00 AM-9:30 AM: Tuesday, 19 January 2010


Session
Chapter Breakfast
Location: B208 (GWCC)
Host: Events

7:15 AM-8:15 AM: Tuesday, 19 January 2010


Session TH5
NOAA Town Hall Meeting (for NOAA employees)
Location: B312 (GWCC)
Host: Town Hall Meetings

8:00 AM-9:30 AM: Tuesday, 19 January 2010

8:00 AM-5:15 PM: Tuesday, 19 January 2010


Session
Impacts of 2009's Weather: Major Stories of the Year
Location: B206 (GWCC)
Host: Events

8:15 AM-9:45 AM: Tuesday, 19 January 2010

Recording files available
Joint Session 4
Meteorological and Environmental Satellite Observing Systems: …to 15 Years Ahead (I)
Location: B313 (GWCC)
Hosts: (Joint between the Meteorological and Environmental Satellite Observing Systems: From 50 Years Ago to 15 Years Ahead; the 14th Symposium on Integrated Observing and Assimilation Systems for the Atmosphere, Oceans, and Land Surface (IOAS-AOLS); and the 6th Annual Symposium on Future National Operational Environmental Satellite Systems-NPOESS and GOES-R )
Cochairs: Steven J. Goodman, NOAA/NESDIS; W. Paul Menzel, NOAA/NESDIS
  8:15 AM
J4.1
Meteorological and Environmental Satellite Observing Systems: …to 15 Years Ahead Introduction
Steven J. Goodman, NOAA/NESDIS, Greenbelt, MD; and W. P. Menzel

  8:45 AM
J4.3
  9:00 AM
J4.4

8:30 AM-9:30 AM: Tuesday, 19 January 2010

Recording files available
Session 3
Convection, Decision Support Systems and Air Traffic Management, Part 3
Location: B314 (GWCC)
Host: 14th Conference on Aviation, Range, and Aerospace Meteorology
Cochairs: Jeffrey A. Weinrich, Actionet Inc.; Charles A. West, NOAA/NWS
  8:45 AM
3.2
Severe weather avoidance program performance metrics for New York departure operations
Ngaire Underhill, MIT Lincoln Laboratory, Lexington, MA; and R. DeLaura and M. Robinson
  9:00 AM
3.3
Use of Aircraft-Based Data to Evaluate Factors in Pilot Decision Making in Enroute Airspace
Bradley Crowe, MIT Lincoln Laboratory, Lexington, MA; and R. DeLaura and M. Matthews
  9:15 AM
3.4

8:30 AM-9:45 AM: Tuesday, 19 January 2010

Recording files available
Session 1
World Weather Impacts in 2009
Location: B206 (GWCC)
Host: IMPACTS: Weather 2009
Chair: Christopher W. Landsea, NOAA/NWS/TPC/NHC
  8:30 AM
1.1
International Weather and Climate Events of 2009
Klaus E. Wolter, ESRL/Univ of Colorado-CIRES, Boulder, CO
  9:00 AM
1.2
2009’s Notable Global Catastrophes—A Look From An Insurance Point Of View
Steven Drews, Impact Forecasting LLC/Aon Benfield Analytics, Chicago, IL
  9:15 AM
1.3
2009 Australian Wildfires
Heath Hockenberry, NOAA/NWS, Boise, ID; and A. J. Bannister, C. Yeo, and K. Parkyn

  9:30 AM
1.4
Global Agricultural Weather Impacts of 2009
Michael Ferrari, Coca Cola, Bethlehem, PA
Recording files available
Session 2
Diversity in the Workplace and the Pipeline
Location: B214 (GWCC)
Host: 19th Symposium on Education
Cochairs: Rajul Pandya, UCAR; Rickey Petty, Department of Energy
  8:30 AM
2.1
The meteorological "pipeline", 1980 to 2005
Leslie M. Hartten, CIRES/Univ. of Colorado and NOAA/ESRL/PSD, Boulder, CO; and M. A. LeMone
  9:00 AM
2.3
Building a Better Future by Preparing Ph.D.s for Tomorrow
Wendy Diaz, Kean University, Union, NJ; and P. J. Croft and J. Toney
  9:15 AM
2.4
Science and education outreach: A case study of mutual learning between children and young scientists
Lumari Pardo-Rodriguez, SOARS, UCAR, Lajas, PR; and S. Henderson and R. Pandya
Recording files available
Session 3
Advances in Hydrological Remote-Sensing and Data Assimilation Part I
Location: B304 (GWCC)
Host: 24th Conference on Hydrology
Cochairs: Susan C. Steele-Dunne, TU Delft; Rolf H. Reichle, NASA/GSFC
  8:30 AM
3.1
SWOT, The Surface Water and Ocean Topography Satellite Mission [INVITED]
Doug Alsdorf, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH; and K. Andreadis, P. Bates, S. Biancamaria, E. A. Clark, M. Durand, H. Lee, D. P. Lettenmaier, N. Mognard, D. Moller, E. Rodriguez, and C. K. Shum
  9:00 AM
3.2
The SMAP Level 4 Surface and Root-zone Soil Moisture (L4_SM) product
Rolf H. Reichle, NASA, Greenbelt, MD; and W. T. Crow, R. D. Koster, and J. Kimball

  9:15 AM
3.3
An ensemble-Kalman filter-based dual assimilation of thermal-IR and passive microwave retrievals of soil moisture
Christopher R. Hain, Univ. of Alabama, Huntsville, AL; and W. T. Crow, M. C. Anderson, and J. R. Mecikalski
Recording files available
Session 3
Applied Climate Sector Studies
Location: B211 (GWCC)
Host: 18th Conference on Applied Climatology
Chair: Melissa Griffin, Florida Climate Center/Florida State Univ.
  8:30 AM
3.1
Evaluation of a technique to estimate solar radiation in the southeastern United States for use in agricultural models
Heather A. Dinon, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC; and R. Boyles, G. S. Buol, and G. G. Wilkerson
  8:45 AM
3.2
Post-wildfire impacts on microclimate—a numerical investigation
Elizabeth Mulvihill Page, UCAR/COMET, Boulder, CO; and W. R. Cotton
  9:00 AM
3.3
Quantification of increased storm surge risk to property as sea level rises
Ross N. Hoffman, AER, Lexington, MA; and P. Dailey, S. Hopsch, J. Cox, R. M. Ponte, and K. J. Quinn
  9:15 AM
3.4
Assessing crop yield simulations with various seasonal climate data
Dong-Wook Shin, COAPS, Florida State Univ., Tallahassee, FL; and G. A. Baigorria, Y. K. Lim, S. Cocke, T. LaRow, J. J. O'Brien, and J. W. Jones

  9:30 AM
3.5
Canadian agroclimatic scenarios projected by a global climate model
Budong Qian, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Ottawa, ON, Canada; and S. Gameda
Recording files available
Session 3
Assimilation of observations (ocean, atmosphere, and land surface) into models I
Location: B207 (GWCC)
Host: 14th Symposium on Integrated Observing and Assimilation Systems for the Atmosphere, Oceans, and Land Surface (IOAS-AOLS)
Chair: Brian J. Etherton, University of North Carolina
  8:30 AM
3.1
Severe Weather Forecasts using the Space and Time Mesoscale Analysis System (STMAS)
Huiling Yuan, CIRES and NOAA/ESRL, Boulder, CO; and Y. Xie

  8:45 AM
3.2
Development of a “seamless” mesoscale ensemble data assimilation and prediction system
Yubao Liu, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and W. Wu, F. Vandenberghe, G. Descombes, H. Liu, and T. Warner
  9:00 AM
3.3
Recent developments of WRFDA
Xiang-Yu Huang, NCAR, Boulder, CO
  9:15 AM
3.4
An assessment of independent vs joint data assimilation for a coupled atmosphere-ocean system
Faez Bakalian, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, Canada; and H. Ritchie and A. M. Thompson
  9:30 AM
3.5
The NCAR-ATEC 4D Weather (4DWX) Modeling System: Updates and New Developments
John C. Pace, U.S Army, Dugway Proving Ground, Dugway, UT; and S. F. Halvorson, S. Krippner, F. W. Gallagher III, J. A. Reynolds, Y. Liu, T. Warner, S. Swerdlin, F. Chen, J. Knievel, and J. Hacker
Recording files available
Joint Session 3
Data Collection, Interpretation, Assimilation, and Stewardship
Location: B306 (GWCC)
Hosts: (Joint between the 14th Symposium on Integrated Observing and Assimilation Systems for the Atmosphere, Oceans, and Land Surface (IOAS-AOLS); the First Symposium on Planetary Atmospheres; the 14th Conference on Aviation, Range, and Aerospace Meteorology; the 12th Conference on Atmospheric Chemistry; the 20th Conference on Probability and Statistics in the Atmospheric Sciences; the 24th Conference on Hydrology; and the 18th Conference on Applied Climatology )
Chair: Stan Benjamin, NOAA/ESRL/GSD
  8:30 AM
J3.1
The Impacts on Air Traffic of Volcanic Ash from the 2009 Mt. Redoubt Eruption
Alexander Matus, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI; and L. A. Hudnall, J. J. Murray, and A. Krueger
  8:45 AM
J3.2
UrbanNet: Urban Environment Monitoring and Modeling with a Wireless Sensor Network
Paul J. Croft, Kean University, Union, NJ; and P. Morreale, F. Qi, A. Tropek, and M. Andujar
  9:00 AM
J3.3
Network of Weather and Climate Observing Networks (NOWCON)
Samuel P. Williamson, Office of the Federal Coordinator for Meteorology, Silver Spring, MD; and J. E. Stailey and S. J. Taijeron
  9:15 AM
J3.4
Comparison of COOP and new HCN-M temperature products
John R. Christy, University of Alabama, Huntsville, AL
  9:30 AM
J3.5
Recording files available
Joint Session 3
The New Energy Economy
Location: B202 (GWCC)
Hosts: (Joint between the First Conference on Weather, Climate, and the New Energy Economy; and the 8th Users Forum on Weather and Climate Impacts )
Chair: Jon Davis, Chesapeake Energy Corporation
  8:30 AM
J3.1
The New Energy Economy Invited Speaker
Steve Messner, Environ Corp., Novato, CA
  8:45 AM
J3.2
The Role of Atmospheric Science in Renewable Energy Usage
Betsy Weatherhead, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO
  9:15 AM
J3.4
Global Energy Use and Options for Renewable Economic Growth
Hugo A. Loaiciga, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA
  9:30 AM
J3.5
Space-based Earth observations: Informing energy management decision making
Richard S. Eckman, NASA/LaRC, Hampton, VA; and P. W. Stackhouse Jr.
Recording files available
Session 4
Applications in Meteorology, Oceanography, Hydrology and Climatology Part I
Location: B217 (GWCC)
Host: 26th Conference on Interactive Information and Processing Systems (IIPS) for Meteorology, Oceanography, and Hydrology
Cochairs: Timothy Crum, Retired, NWS; Lola M. Olsen, NASA
  8:30 AM
4.1
HPC Design for Estimating High Resolution Weather Conditions
Dorren R. Schmitt, The Weather Channel, Atlanta, GA; and J. Matthews III
  8:45 AM
4.6
NWS WSR-88D AND TDWR-SPG DATA COLLECTION AND DISTRIBUTION NETWORK STATUS AND PLANS
Timothy Crum, Retired, NWS, Norman, OK; and M. J. Istok, S. A. Del Greco, S. Ansari, and A. Hall
  9:00 AM
4.3
Are snow accumulation forecasts generally overdone?
Bruce Rose, The Weather Channel, Atlanta, GA; and J. Koval and E. Floehr
  9:15 AM
4.4
Severe weather climatologies based on NEXRAD and other data from the Severe Weather Data Inventory (SWDI)
Mark Phillips, University of North Carolina at Asheville, Asheville, NC; and S. Ansari and S. A. Del Greco
  9:30 AM
4.5
Recording files available
Session 4
Coupling between the lower and upper atmosphere
Location: B303 (GWCC)
Host: Seventh Symposium on Space Weather
Chair: Richard Behnke, NSF
  8:30 AM
4.1
Coupling between the lower and upper atmosphere in Whole Atmosphere Model (WAM) simulations
Rashid A. Akmaev, NOAA/Space Weather Prediction Center, Boulder, CO; and F. Wu, T. J. Fuller-Rowell, and J. W. Meriwether
  8:45 AM
4.2
Eliassen-Palm Fluxes of the Diurnal Tides from the Whole Atmosphere Community Climate Model-Extended (WACCM-X)
McArthur Jones Jr., University of Colorado, Boulder, CO; and H. L. Liu and A. D. Richmond
  9:00 AM
4.3
Modeling the effects of tropospheric tides on the ionosphere
Sarah E. McDonald, NRL, Washington, DC; and J. D. Huba, M. E. Hagan, A. Maute, and S. Basu
  9:15 AM
4.4
  9:30 AM
4.5
The Aeronomy of Ice in the Mesosphere Mission: Science results after five PMC seasons
James M. Russell III, Hampton University, Hampton, VA; and S. M. Bailey, M. E. Hervig, C. E. Randall, L. L. Gordley, M. Taylor, D. E. Siskind, M. Summers, M. H. Stevens, G. E. Thomas, D. Rusch, and B. Karlsson

Recording files available
Session 4
Microscale Air Pollution Meteorology
Location: B308 (GWCC)
Host: 16th Conference on Air Pollution Meteorology
Chair: Fernando E. Camelli, JISAO/Univ. of Washington
  8:30 AM
4.1
  8:45 AM
4.2A
DUSTRAN - A Model for Atmospheric Dust Concentrations
William J. Shaw, PNNL, Richland, WA; and F. C. Rutz, J. P. Rishel, and E. G. Chapman
  9:15 AM
4.3A
Comparison of the ACM2 vertical mixing scheme with observations taken during the TexAQS II field study
Jenna S. Kolling, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC; and J. E. Pleim, H. Jeffries, and W. Vizuete
  9:30 AM
4.4
Investigation of carbon monoxide time evolution over the city of São Paulo during the nighttime using LES model
Eduardo Barbaro, University of São Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil; and A. Oliveira and J. Soares
  10:00 AM
4.5
Recording files available
Session 4
Remote Sensing: Modeling, Observations, and Analysis
Location: B302 (GWCC)
Host: 15th Symposium on Meteorological Observation and Instrumentation
Chair: William R. Pendergrass, NOAA/ERL/ARL/ATDD
  8:30 AM
4.1
Observation, analysis, and modeling of the sea breeze circulation during the NOAA/ARL-JSU meteorological field experiment summer 2009
William R. Pendergrass, NOAA/ERL/ARL/ATDD, Oak Ridge, TN; and L. Myles, C. A. Vogel, Y. Anjaneyulu, V. B. R. Dodla, H. P. Dasari, J. M. Baham, R. Hughes, C. Patrick, J. Young, and S. Swanier
  8:45 AM
4.2
Analysis and prediction of the atmospheric boundary layer characteristics during the NOAA/ARL-JSU meteorological field experiment, summer-2009
William Pendergrass, NOAA/OAR/ARL/ATDD, Oak Ridge, TN; and L. Myles, C. A. Vogel, H. P. Dasari, V. B. R. Dodla, Y. Anjaneyulu, J. M. Baham, R. Hughes, C. Patrick, J. Young, and S. Swanier
  9:00 AM
4.3
Numerical prediction of atmospheric mixed layer variations over the Gulf Coast region during NOAA/ARL-JSU meteorological field experiment summer 2009—sensitivity to vertical resolution and parameterization of surface and boundary layer processes
William Pendergrass, NOAA/OAR/ARL/ATDD, Oak Ridge, TN; and L. Myles, C. A. Vogel, V. B. R. Dodla, Y. Anjaneyulu, H. P. Dasari, J. M. Baham, R. Hughes, C. Patrick, J. H. Young, and S. Swanier
  9:15 AM
4.4
Short range numerical weather prediction for the Gulf Coast region during the NOAA/ARL-JSU meteorological field experiment of summer 2009
William Pendergrass, NOAA/OAR/ARL/ATDD, Oak Ridge, TN; and L. Myles, C. A. Vogel, V. B. R. Dodla, H. P. Dasari, Y. Anjaneyulu, J. M. Baham, R. Hughes, C. Patrick, J. H. Young, and S. Swanier

  9:30 AM
4.5
Recording files available
Session 4A
Seasonal to Interannual Prediction Part I
Location: B215 (GWCC)
Host: 22nd Conference on Climate Variability and Change
Chair: Chris K. Folland, United Kingdom Meteorological Office
  8:45 AM
4A.2
Representation of MJO variability in the NCEP Climate Forecast System
Scott Weaver, NOAA Climate Prediction Center, Camp Springs, MD; and W. Wang and A. Kumar
  9:00 AM
4A.3
Variations in the tropical planetary boundary layer
Aaron Paget, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT; and K. Campbell and P. Ruscher
  9:15 AM
4A.4
Tropical Pacific - North Pacific teleconnection in a coupled GCM
Annalisa Cherchi, Centro EuroMediterraneo per i Cambiamenti Climatici/Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia, Bologna, Italy; and S. Masina and A. Navarra
  9:30 AM
4A.5
Recent slowing of global warming and real-time forecasts for the year ahead, 2000–2010
Chris K. Folland, United Kingdom Meteorological Office, Exeter, Devon, United Kingdom; and A. Colman
Recording files available
Session 4B
Tropical Cyclones: Past, Present and Future Part I
Location: B216 (GWCC)
Host: 22nd Conference on Climate Variability and Change
Chair: Michael C. Kruk, STG, Inc.
  8:30 AM
4B.1
  8:45 AM
4B.2
The Impact of SST Boundary Condition on Tropical Cyclone Track, Intensity, and Structure
Henry R. Winterbottom, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL; and E. Chassignet
  9:00 AM
4B.3
Modeling Future Changes in Atlantic Hurricane Activity
Steven M. Quiring, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX; and S. D. Guikema, R. Nateghi, and A. B. Schumacher
  9:15 AM
4B.4
AIRS impact on precipitation analysis and forecast of Tropical Cyclone Nargis in a global data assimilation and forecast system
Yaping Zhou, Morgan State University, Greenbelt, MD; and W. K. M. Lau and O. Reale

  9:30 AM
4B.5
Recording files available
Joint Session 6
Communication and Use of Weather and Climate Information II
Location: B213 (GWCC)
Hosts: (Joint between the Fifth Symposium on Policy and Socio-economic Research; and the Second AMS Conference on International Cooperation in the Earth System Sciences and Services )
Cochairs: Julie L. Demuth, NCAR; Douglas Hilderbrand, NOAA/NWS
  8:30 AM
J6.1
Visualization design criteria for the communication of weather and weather impact forecast data with explicit uncertainty
Lloyd A. Treinish, IBM Thomas J. Watson Research Center, Yorktown Heights, NY; and E. Novakovskaia and H. Li
  8:45 AM
J6.2
  9:00 AM
J6.3
Web-based prototype decision support tool
Paula T. McCaslin, NOAA, Boulder, CO; and K. Holub
  9:15 AM
J6.4
Developing climate communication tools for integrated decision support at the local and regional level
J. Greg Dobson, UNC Asheville, Asheville, NC; and J. Fox, T. Pierce, M. Phillips, and K. Lichtenstein
  9:30 AM
J6.5
Recording files available
Joint Session 12
Effects of Aerosol on Cloud and Precipitation - I
Location: B315 (GWCC)
Hosts: (Joint between the 2nd Symposium on Aerosol-Cloud-Climate Interactions; and the 12th Conference on Atmospheric Chemistry )
Cochairs: Steven Ghan, PNNL; Fangqun Yu, State University of New York
  8:30 AM
J12.1
Overview of Indirect and Semi-direct Aerosol Campaign (ISDAC)—the influence of arctic aerosols on clouds (Invited Speaker)
Steven J. Ghan, PNNL, Richland, WA; and G. McFarquhar, J. Verlinde, S. Brooks, M. Dubey, A. Korolev, P. Liu, A. M. Macdonald, M. Ovchinnikov, S. Xie, and A. Zelenyuk
  9:00 AM
J12.2
Evidence for the aerosol indirect effect in shallow cumuli
Larry K. Berg, PNNL, Richland, WA; and C. Berkowitz, G. Senum, and S. Springston
  9:15 AM
J12.3
The effect of smoke on pyrocumulonimbus: A satellite perspective
Daniel T. Lindsey, NOAA/NESDIS, Fort Collins, CO; and M. D. Fromm
  9:30 AM
J12.4
Significant Impact of Aerosols on Multi-year Rain Frequency and Cloud Thickness
Zhanqing Li, University of Maryland, College Park, MD; and F. Niu

8:30 AM-10:00 AM: Tuesday, 19 January 2010

Recording files available
Joint Session 17
Enhancing Public Health Applications through NASA Earth Science Research
Location: B301 (GWCC)
Hosts: (Joint between the First Environment and Health Symposium; the Second AMS Conference on International Cooperation in the Earth System Sciences and Services; and the Presidential Forum )
  8:45 AM
J17.2
Markets, climate change and food security in West Africa
Molly Brown, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, MD; and J. P. Verdin, C. C. Funk, B. Hintermann, and N. Higgins
  9:00 AM
J17.3
  9:15 AM
J17.4
Modeling atmospheric dust for respiratory health alerts
Stanley A. Morain, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM; and A. M. Budge and W. A. Sprigg

9:45 AM-11:00 AM: Tuesday, 19 January 2010


Formal Poster Viewing with Coffee Break
Location: Exhibit Hall B2 (GWCC)

Poster Session
In-flight Icing Posters
Host: 14th Conference on Aviation, Range, and Aerospace Meteorology
 
192
An investigation of wintertime midlevel mixed-phase clouds with supercooled water droplets using in-situ measurements
Yoo-Jeong Noh, CIRA/Colorado State Univ., Fort Collins, CO; and T. H. Vonder Haar

Handout (858.4 kB)

 
193
The effect of advanced satellite products on an icing nowcasting system
Julie A. Haggerty, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and J. Black, F. McDonough, P. Minnis, and W. L. Smith Jr.

Handout (239.4 kB)

 
194
Analysis of causes of icing conditions which contributed to the crash of Contentental flight 3407
Frederick R. Mosher, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Daytona Beach, FL; and D. Schaum

Handout (368.0 kB)


Poster Session
Nowcasting and Modeling Posters
Host: 14th Conference on Aviation, Range, and Aerospace Meteorology
 
195
Analog ensemble scheme for objective, short-term cloud forecasting
Timothy J. Hall, The Aerospace Corporation, Silver Spring, MD; and R. N. Thessin, G. J. Bloy, and C. N. Mutchler

Handout (577.6 kB)

 
196
Improving cloud nowcasting via incorporation of cloud type
John Forsythe, CIRA/Colorado State Univ., Fort Collins, CO; and E. M. Guillot and T. H. Vonder Haar

Handout (189.8 kB)

 
197
Meteorological Support for Unmanned Aerial Systems at Dugway Proving Ground
Susan Krippner, Dugway Proving Ground West Desert Test Center, Dugway, UT; and E. N. Vernon and J. Pace

Handout (980.3 kB)

 
198
Snowbands generated by the release of inertial, symmetric, and conditional instabilities
David M. Schultz, Universities of Helsinki and Manchester/Finnish Meteorological Institute, Helsinki, Finland; and R. S. Schumacher and J. Knox

Recording files available
Poster Session
Seasonal to Interannual Variability: Observations and Predictions
Host: 22nd Conference on Climate Variability and Change
 
87
 
88
Statistics of multi-season precipitation deficits across the contiguous United States
David S. Gutzler, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM; and D. Kann

 
89
Global monitoring of tropical cyclones with a dual-frequency scatterometer
Michael J. Brennan, NOAA/NWS/NHC, Miami, FL; and R. D. Knabb

 
90
Change in relationship between western North Pacific tropical cyclone frequency and the tropical Pacific SST
Sang-Wook Yeh, Korea Ocean Research & Development Institute, Ansan, South Korea; and S. K. Kang, B. P. Kirtman, and C. H. Kim

Handout (109.8 kB)

 
91
National Unified Operational Prediction Capability: Progress and National Research Intiatives
Fred Toepfer, NOAA/NWS, Silver Springs, MD; and D. McCarren and S. A. Sandgathe

Handout (745.4 kB)

 
92
Nino3.4 warming trend and extreme rainfall events with flood and drought years over India
Umesh Kumar Singh, Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology, Pune, Maharashtra, India; and P. P. Sarthi and P. S. Salvekar

 
93
Harvesting Model Uncertainty for the Simulation of Interannual Variations
Vasubandhu Misra, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL

 
94
Revitalization of Namias' Climatological Isentropic Analysis
Randall S. Cerveny, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ; and K. DeBiasse, M. B. Pace, A. W. Ellis, and R. C. Balling

 
95
Intraseasonal variability of the cool-season North American coastal cyclonic activity
Yi Deng, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA; and T. Jiang

Handout (1.8 MB)

 
96
Atmospheric and oceanic forcing of the eddy kinetic energy in the Labrador Sea
Hao Luo, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA; and A. Bracco and Y. Zhong

 
97
Revisit: Impacts of ENSO on United States tornadic activity
Precious Lewis, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL; and J. J. O'Brien, M. Griffin, and P. W. Leftwich Jr.

 
98
Relationship between reductions of summer precipitation in North China and atmospheric circulation anomalies
Hao Li-sheng Sr., Nanjing University of Information Science &Technology, Shijiazhuang, China; and D. Yi-hui Sr.

 
100
Modelling the spring Douro river flow using SST
S.R. Gámiz-Fortis, University of Granada, Granada, Spain; and M. J. Esteban-Parra, D. Argüeso, J. M. Hidalgo-Múñoz, D. Calandria-Hernández, and Y. Castro-Díez

Handout (257.3 kB)

 
101
Modeling southwest Florida tornadoes
Charles H. Paxton, NOAA/NWS, Tampa Bay Area - Ruskin, FL; and C. N. Carlisle, J. M. Collins, and A. N. Williams

Handout (908.8 kB)

 
102
Validation and development of existing and new RAOB-based warm-season convective wind forecasting tools for Cape Canaveral Air Force Station and Kennedy Space Center
Mitchell H. McCue, Plymouth State University, Plymouth, NH; and J. P. Koermer, T. R. Boucher, and W. P. Roeder

Handout (1.3 MB)

 
103
Evaluation of WSR-88D methods to predict warm-season convective wind events at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station and Kennedy Space Center
James J. Rennie, Plymouth State University, Plymouth, NH; and J. P. Koermer, T. R. Boucher, and W. P. Roeder

Handout (1.3 MB)

 
104
Regional variation of convective structure at monsoon onset across South America inferred from TRMM observations
Richard Barnhill, NOAA/NESDIS, Camp Springs, MD; and T. M. Rickenbach, R. Nieto Ferreira, E. Wright, and S. W. Nesbitt

 
105
Effects of Cold Fronts on the onset of the South American Monsoon
Emily Wright, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC; and R. Nieto Ferreira, T. M. Rickenbach, and R. Barnhill

Handout (1011.2 kB)

 
106
The effects of altered vegetation on local climate change with respect to glaciers atop Mt. Kilimanjaro
Sean Heuser, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC; and F. Semazzi

 
107
Poster 107 moved to 14IOAS. New paper number 3.5

 
108
Blending seperate probabilities of a joint event
Albert R. Boehm, Retired, Huntsville, AL

 
109
Initial Results of Calibrating the Baron LIS-NOAH V2 Fully Distributed Hydrological Modeling System for the DMIP Elk River Basin
John McHenry, Baron Advanced Meteorological Systems, Raleigh, NC; and D. J. Gochis, D. N. Yates, and C. J. Coats Jr.

Handout (527.6 kB)

 
110
The Replication of ENSO-related anomalies over the United States by several AMIP Models
Michelle L'Heureux, NOAA/NWS/NCEP/CPC, Camp Springs, MD; and A. Kumar, W. Wang, and B. Jha

 
112
An examination of the spatial and temporal extent of the climate memory of tropical cyclones
Benjamin Schenkel, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL; and R. Hart

Handout (1.3 MB)

 
113
Large-scale dynamical processes associated with summer intraseasonal variability over South America
Paula L. M. Gonzalez, Centro de Investigaciones del Mar y la Atmosfera, Buenos Aires, Argentina; and C. Vera, B. Liebmann, and G. N. Kiladis

 
114
 
115
Estimates of the precision of GPS radio occultation bending angles in the neutral atmosphere from the COSMIC/ FORMOSAT-3 Mission
William S. Schreiner, UCAR, Boulder, CO; and S. Sokolovskiy, C. Rocken, and D. Hunt

 
116
Multi-model seasonal climate hindcast skill and predictability for the Southeast United States
Lydia Stefanova, Center for Ocean-Atmospheric Prediction Studies, Tallahassee, FL; and V. Misra, J. J. O'Brien, and E. Chassignet

 
117
Interannual variability and prediction of Northwest Australian tropical cyclones
Kevin H. Goebbert, Valparaiso University, Valparaiso, IN; and L. M. Leslie

 
118
Changes in spatial and temporal properties of Pacific warming
Hye-Mi Kim, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA; and P. J. Webster

 
119
Future change in Southern Hemisphere atmospheric blocking simulated using a 20-km-mesh AGCM
Mio Matsueda, Advanced Earth Science and Technology Organization/Meteorological Research Institute, Tsukuba, Japan; and H. Endo and R. Mizuta

 
121
An observational analysis of middle tropospheric stable layers over the tropical western Pacific ARM sites
Bradley R. Charboneau, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX; and D. J. Posselt


Joint Poster Session
Space Weather Products and Services for Aviation and Commercial Space Posters
Hosts: (Joint between the Seventh Symposium on Space Weather; and the 14th Conference on Aviation, Range, and Aerospace Meteorology )
 
199
Validation of the operational D-Region Absorption Prediction (D-RAP) model at the NOAA Space Weather Prediction Center
Rashid A. Akmaev, NOAA/Space Weather Prediction Center, Boulder, CO; and A. Newman, M. V. Codrescu, J. Vickroy, C. Schultz, E. Nerney, S. Hill, and H. Sauer

Handout (1.8 MB)

 
200
Developments in Aviation Space Weather Services
Bryn Jones, SolarMetrics Limited, Chedworth, Glos., United Kingdom; and C. Dyer, A. Hands, R. Iles, K. Ryden, M. Smith, M. Stills, and G. Taylor

11:00 AM-11:15 AM: Tuesday, 19 January 2010


Joint Session 1
Opening Remarks
Location: B203 (GWCC)
Hosts: (Joint between the The Joachim Kuettner Symposium; and the Eighth Presidential History Symposium )
  11:00 AM
J1.1

11:00 AM-12:00 PM: Tuesday, 19 January 2010

Recording files available
Joint Panel Discussion 1
Climate-Sensitive Diseases in the Great Lakes and Oceans: NOAA's Oceans and Human Health Initiative (OHHI)
Location: B301 (GWCC)
Hosts: (Joint between the Presidential Forum; the First Environment and Health Symposium; and the Second AMS Conference on International Cooperation in the Earth System Sciences and Services )
Moderator: Juli Trtanj, NOAA
  11:00 AM
Dr. Jane Lubchenco, NOAA Administrator, Session Introduction/Remarks
  11:05 AM
JPD1.2A
  11:20 AM
JPD1.1
The role of climate forecasts in early warning systems for harmful algal blooms that impact human health
Stephanie Moore, NOAA's West Coast Center for Oceans and Human Health, Seattle, WA
  11:50 AM
JPD1.3
Recording files available
Joint Panel Discussion 1
Preparing the Next Generation to Meet New Demands on Science and Services
Location: B214 (GWCC)
Hosts: (Joint between the 19th Symposium on Education; and the Fifth Symposium on Policy and Socio-economic Research )
Organizers: Sheldon D. Drobot, NCAR; Rajul Pandya, UCAR
Panelists: Quinton L. Williams, Jackson State Univ.; Genene Fisher, NOAA/NWS; Jeffrey K. Lazo, NCAR; Donna F. Tucker, University of Kansas
Recording files available
Session 2
2009 High Impact Transportation Impacts
Location: B206 (GWCC)
Host: IMPACTS: Weather 2009
Cochairs: Tanja Fransen, NOAA/NWS; Renee Curry, Univ. of Oklahoma
  11:00 AM
2.1
High Impact Transportation Events
Gregory S. Forbes, The Weather Channel, Atlanta, GA
  11:15 AM
2.2
Transportation Impacts from the Mt. Redoubt Eruptions 2009
Jeffrey M. Osiensky, NOAA/NWS, Anchorage, AK; and C. Neal, G. Ferguson, T. Hall, and B. Nelson
  11:45 AM
2.4
Aviation Weather Impacts
Bob Maxson, NOAA/NWS/Aviation Weather Center, Kansas City, MO
Recording files available
Session 3
Extreme events in weather, water and climate
Location: B305 (GWCC)
Host: 20th Conference on Probability and Statistics in the Atmospheric Sciences
Cochairs: Robert D. Bornstein, San Jose State University; David Bright, BPA
  11:00 AM
3.1
Statistical modeling of hot spells and heat waves
Richard W. Katz, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and E. M. Furrer and M. D. Walter
  11:15 AM
3.2
Cooling of maximum temperatures in coastal California air basins during 1969–2005: monthly and extreme value trends
Allison Charland, San Jose State University, San Jose, CA; and B. Lebassi, J. Gonzalez, and R. Bornstein
  11:30 AM
3.3
A climatology of heavy midlatitude rainfall across the United States from 1949–2000
Elaine S. Godfrey, Univ. of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and K. Crawford and M. Richman
  11:45 AM
3.4
A novel financial market structure for mitigating hurricane risk
Daniel S. Wilks, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY
Recording files available
Session 3B
Advances in Hydrological Remote-Sensing and Data Assimilation Part II
Location: B304 (GWCC)
Host: 24th Conference on Hydrology
Cochairs: Susan C. Steele-Dunne, TU Delft; Rolf H. Reichle, NASA/GSFC
  11:00 AM
3B.1
Multiscale ensemble filtering in snow data assimilation [INVITED]
Konstantinos Andreadis, JPL, Pasadena, CA; and D. Lettenmaier
  11:45 AM
3B.3
Recording files available
Panel Discussion 4
Introduction to Environmental Security and Climate Change
Location: B312 (GWCC)
Host: Fifth Symposium on Policy and Socio-economic Research
Moderators: John M. Lanicci, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical Univ.; James D. Ramsay, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
  11:00 AM
PD.1
Introduction to Environmental Security & Climate Change
John M. Lanicci, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical Univ., Daytona Beach, FL; and J. D. Ramsay
Recording files available
Session 4
Nowcasting and Modeling, Part 1
Location: B314 (GWCC)
Host: 14th Conference on Aviation, Range, and Aerospace Meteorology
Cochairs: John Mecikalski, University of Alabama in Huntsville; Lynn A. Sherretz, NOAA/ESRL; David I. Knapp, U.S. Army Research Laboratory
  11:00 AM
4.1
Status report on the Rapid Refresh
Stephen S. Weygandt, NOAA/ESRL/GSD, Boulder, CO; and J. M. Brown, S. G. Benjamin, T. G. Smirnova, M. Hu, D. Dévényi, K. J. Brundage, J. B. Olson, W. R. Moninger, C. R. Alexander, G. Grell, B. D. Jamison, S. E. Peckham, and T. L. Smith
  11:45 AM
4.4
Estimating regional cloud base altitudes from local CloudSat observations via type-dependent statistical extrapolation
Steven D. Miller, CIRA/Colorado State Univ., Fort Collins, CO; and J. M. Forsythe, R. Bankert, P. T. Partain, and T. H. Vonder Haar
Recording files available
Session 4A
Atmospheric observations for weather and climate I
Location: B207 (GWCC)
Host: 14th Symposium on Integrated Observing and Assimilation Systems for the Atmosphere, Oceans, and Land Surface (IOAS-AOLS)
Chair: George D. Emmitt, Simpson Weather Associates
  11:00 AM
4A.1
  11:15 AM
4A.2
Assessing the influence of assimilating Clarus data into road and atmospheric forecasts
Tressa L. Fowler, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and F. McDonough, S. D. Drobot, C. D. Burghart, and M. B. Chapman
  11:30 AM
4A.3
Assessing impacts of integrating MODIS vegetation data in Weather Research Forecasting (WRF) model coupled to two types of Rc scheme
Anil Kumar, NASA/GSFC, Greenbelt, MD; and F. Chen, D. Niyogi, M. B. Ek, and C. D. Peters-Lidard

  11:45 AM
4A.4
Planetary Boundary Layer Characteristics from GPS Radio Occultation Measurements
Chi O. Ao, JPL, Pasadena, CA; and D. E. Waliser, S. Chan, J. L. Li, J. Teixeira, B. Tian, and D. J. Seidel
Recording files available
Session 4B
Ocean observations for data assimilation and climate I
Location: B306 (GWCC)
Host: 14th Symposium on Integrated Observing and Assimilation Systems for the Atmosphere, Oceans, and Land Surface (IOAS-AOLS)
Chair: Jeffrey Anderson, NCAR
  11:00 AM
4B.1
The impact of ocean observations in seasonal climate prediction (Invited)
Michele M. Rienecker, NASA/GSFC, Greenbelt, MD; and C. Keppenne, R. Kovach, and J. Marshak
  11:30 AM
4B.2
POP-DART: An ensemble assimilation system for the parallel ocean program
Tim Hoar, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and J. Anderson, N. Collins, and B. Nadiga
Recording files available
Joint Session 5
Applied Studies
Location: B202 (GWCC)
Hosts: (Joint between the First Conference on Weather, Climate, and the New Energy Economy; and the 8th Users Forum on Weather and Climate Impacts )
Chair: Jon Davis, Chesapeake Energy Corporation
  11:00 AM
J5.1
Improvements in NOAA modeling and data assimilation to improve guidance for the renewable energy industry
Stan Benjamin, NOAA/ESRL/GSD, Boulder, CO; and J. M. Brown, J. B. Olson, J. Wilczak, R. Banta, G. DiMego, and F. Weng
  11:15 AM
J5.2
Knowledge Discovery and Dissemination for Climate Extremes and Uncertainty
Auroop R. Ganguly, ORNL, Oak Ridge, TN; and K. Steinhaeuser, A. Sorokine, E. Parish, S. C. Kao, N. Singh, and M. L. Branstetter

  11:30 AM
J5.3
  11:45 AM
J5.4
Impacts of climate change on global wind energy resources
Scott J. Eichelberger, 3TIER, Inc., Seattle, WA; and A. W. Wood, B. Nijssen, and K. J. Westrick
Recording files available
Session 5
Gravitational Settling, Deposition and Resuspension
Location: B308 (GWCC)
Host: 16th Conference on Air Pollution Meteorology
Chair: James G. Droppo Jr., PNNL
  11:15 AM
5.2
Validation of the QUIC droplet evaporation scheme and its influence on aerosol dispersion
Dragan Zajic, LANL, Los Alamos, NM; and M. J. Brown, M. A. Nelson, and M. D. Williams
  11:30 AM
5.3
A large-eddy simulation study of pollen dispersal from field crops: effects of source size and boundary-layer scaling
Marcelo Chamecki, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA; and C. Meneveau and M. B. Parlange
Recording files available
Session 5
New Thermospheric Data Sources and Models
Location: B303 (GWCC)
Host: Seventh Symposium on Space Weather
Chair: Robert McCoy, Office of Naval Research
  11:00 AM
5.1
NADIR: Neutral Atmosphere Density Interdisciplinary Research
Jeffrey M. Forbes, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO; and T. J. Fuller-Rowell
  11:15 AM
5.2
The RAIDS Experiment on the ISS
Scott A. Budzien, NRL, Washington, DC; and A. W. Stephan, R. L. Bishop, P. R. Straus, A. B. Christensen, and J. H. Hecht
  11:30 AM
5.3
The Atmospheric Neutral Density Experiment mission results
Andrew C. Nicholas, NRL, Washington, DC; and T. T. Finne, S. A. Budzien, and F. A. Herrero
  11:45 AM
5.4
Recording files available
Session 5
Remote Sensing: Air Quality/Detection of Atmospheric Gases
Location: B302 (GWCC)
Host: 15th Symposium on Meteorological Observation and Instrumentation
Chair: Christoph A. Vogel, NOAA/OAR/ARL/ATDD
  11:00 AM
5.1
Ultra-compact imaging Fourier transform spectrometer for the measurement of atmospheric trace gases
A. Hugh. Mortimer, Rutherford Appleton Laboratory, Oxford, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
  11:15 AM
5.3
  11:45 AM
5.4
Comparison of Mixing Heights using Radiosondes and the Vaisala CL31 Mixing Height Algorithm
Christine Haman, University of Houston, Houston, TX; and B. L. Lefer, M. E. Taylor, G. Morris, and B. Rappenglueck
Recording files available
Session 5A
Applications in Meteorology, Oceanography, Hydrology and Climatology Part II
Location: B217 (GWCC)
Host: 26th Conference on Interactive Information and Processing Systems (IIPS) for Meteorology, Oceanography, and Hydrology
Cochairs: Timothy Crum, Retired, NWS; Lola M. Olsen, NASA
  11:00 AM
5A.1
WRF-based hurricane simulation in the Environmental Data Cube Support System
John J. Holdzkom, AER, Suffolk, VA; and T. Nehrkorn, J. F. Galantowicz, S. Lowe, M. Horn, G. D. Modica, and S. M. Leidner
  11:45 AM
5A.4
Integration of NAWIPS decoders within AWIPS II
David Plummer, NOAA/NWS/NCEP, Camp Springs, MD; and S. Jacobs, T. Lee, and B. A. Gordon
  12:00 PM
5A.3
The Piazza Degree: temperature as a function of time
Pietro Piazza, Pietro Piazza, P.E., Palm Coast, FL
Recording files available
Session 5A
Seasonal to Interannual Prediction Part II
Location: B215 (GWCC)
Host: 22nd Conference on Climate Variability and Change
Chair: Chris K. Folland, United Kingdom Meteorological Office
  11:00 AM
5A.1
Multi-model (dynamical and statistical) high-resolution seasonal climate forecasting system: An application to the southeast US
Young-Kwon Lim, COAPS, Florida State Univ., Tallahassee, FL; and L. Stefanova, D. W. Shin, S. Cocke, S. Chan, V. Misra, G. A. Baigorria, J. J. O'Brien, and J. W. Jones
  11:15 AM
5A.2
  11:30 AM
5A.3
Extending operational probabilistic forecasts of Ganges and Brahmaputra river flow to 15-day and monthly time scales
Jun Jian, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA; and P. J. Webster, T. M. Hopson, H. R. Chang, and C. D. Hoyos

  11:45 AM
5A.4
Recording files available
Session 5B
Mobile Platforms
Location: B218 (GWCC)
Host: 26th Conference on Interactive Information and Processing Systems (IIPS) for Meteorology, Oceanography, and Hydrology
Cochairs: M. D. Eilts, Weather Decision Technologies, Inc.; Paul A. Pisano, Federal Highway Administration; George D. Emmitt, Simpson Weather Associates
  11:00 AM
5B.1
How an iPhone can change the weather (business)
Russell Heilig, Davis Instruments, Hayward, CA
  11:15 AM
5B.2
  11:30 AM
5B.3
Using Twitter to receive storm reports
Tim Brice, NOAA/NWS, Santa Teresa, NM; and C. Pieper
  11:45 AM
5B.4
Utilizing mobile devices for enhanced storm damage surveys
J. Parks Camp, NOAA/NWS, Tallahassee, FL; and K. Stellman and J. Settelmaier
Recording files available
Session 5B
Tropical Cyclones: Past, Present and Future Part II
Location: B216 (GWCC)
Host: 22nd Conference on Climate Variability and Change
Chair: Michael C. Kruk, STG, Inc.
  11:15 AM
5B.2
Probabilistic discrimination between large-scale environments of intensifying and decaying African Easterly Waves
Paula A. Agudelo, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA; and C. D. Hoyos, J. A. Curry, and P. J. Webster
  11:30 AM
5B.3
Extreme rainstorms in advance of tropical cyclones
Lance F. Bosart, SUNY/Univ. at Albany, Albany, NY; and T. J. Galarneau Jr., J. M. Cordeira, and B. J. Moore
  11:45 AM
5B.4
The North Atlantic subtropical high and tropical cyclone tracks
Angela J. Colbert, Univ. of Miami/RSMAS, Miami, FL; and B. J. Soden
Recording files available
Joint Session 7
Meteorological and Environmental Satellite Observing Systems: …to 15 Years Ahead (II)
Location: B313 (GWCC)
Hosts: (Joint between the Meteorological and Environmental Satellite Observing Systems: From 50 Years Ago to 15 Years Ahead; the 14th Symposium on Integrated Observing and Assimilation Systems for the Atmosphere, Oceans, and Land Surface (IOAS-AOLS); and the 6th Annual Symposium on Future National Operational Environmental Satellite Systems-NPOESS and GOES-R )
Cochairs: Robert Atlas, NOAA/AOML; Timothy L. Miller, NASA/MSFC
  11:00 AM
J7.1
  11:15 AM
J7.2
  11:30 AM
J7.3
  11:45 AM
J7.4
Recording files available
Joint Session 11
Early warning systems
Location: B211 (GWCC)
Hosts: (Joint between the 18th Conference on Applied Climatology; and the Fifth Symposium on Policy and Socio-economic Research )
Chair: Gregg M. Garfin, University of Arizona
  11:00 AM
J11.1
  11:15 AM
J11.2
  11:30 AM
J11.3
Health early warning systems
Kristie L. Ebi, Technical Support Unit for Working Group 2, IPCC, Stanford, CA

  11:45 AM
Qustions and Answers

Recording files available
Joint Session 13
Effects of Aerosol on Cloud and Precipitation - II
Location: B315 (GWCC)
Hosts: (Joint between the 2nd Symposium on Aerosol-Cloud-Climate Interactions; and the 12th Conference on Atmospheric Chemistry )
Cochairs: Sonia M. Kreidenweis, Colorado State University; Peter Daum, BNL
  11:00 AM
J13.1
  11:30 AM
J13.2
Ice nucleation behavior of particles generated in open burning of biomass
Sonia M. Kreidenweis, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO; and P. J. DeMott, M. D. Petters, A. J. Prenni, C. M. Carrico, C. E. Wold, J. L. Collett Jr., H. Moosmüller, W. C. Malm, and W. M. Hao
  11:45 AM
J13.3

11:00 AM-6:00 PM: Tuesday, 19 January 2010


Exhibits Open
Location: Exhibit Hall B1 (GWCC)

11:15 AM-11:45 AM: Tuesday, 19 January 2010

Recording files available
Joint Session 2
Early Career
Location: B203 (GWCC)
Hosts: (Joint between the The Joachim Kuettner Symposium; and the Eighth Presidential History Symposium )
  11:15 AM
J2.1

12:00 PM-1:30 PM: Tuesday, 19 January 2010


Kuettner Symposium Luncheon
Location: B208 (GWCC)
  12:00 PM
B1.1
Joach Kuettner—A Man in Love with the Sky
Einar Enevoldson, The Perlan Project, Emeryville, CA


Lunch Break (Cash and Carry in Exhibit Hall)

Session
Women in the Atmospheric Sciences Luncheon
Location: B309 (GWCC)
Host: Events
Recording files available
Panel Discussion
2010 AMS Policy Statement on the Bachelor of Science Degree in the Atmospheric Sciences
Location: B214 (GWCC)
Host: 19th Symposium on Education
Moderator: David R. Smith, United States Naval Academy
  12:00 PM
Panel Discussion

12:15 PM-1:15 PM: Tuesday, 19 January 2010


Session
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Session TH6
Town Hall Meeting: NOAA Research to Operations – A Status Report
Location: B211 (GWCC)
Host: Town Hall Meetings
  12:15 PM
TH6.1
Panelist: Mary Kicza
Mary E. Kicza, NOAA/NESDIS, Silver Spring, MD

12:15 PM-1:30 PM: Tuesday, 19 January 2010


Session TH7
Recording files available
Session TH8
  12:15 PM
TH8.1
ACUF Update
Paul A. Hirschberg, NOAA/NWS, Silver Spring, MD

1:30 PM-3:00 PM: Tuesday, 19 January 2010

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Session 1
Applications of Artificial Intelligence Methods to Problems in Environmental Science: Part I
Location: B204 (GWCC)
Host: 8th Conference on Artificial Intelligence Applications to Environmental Science
Chair: Michael Richman, CIMMS/Univ. of Oklahoma
  1:30 PM
1.1
Development of neural network convection parameterizations for climate models using CRM simulations and ARM data
Vladimir M. Krasnopolsky, IMSG at NCEP/NWS/NOAA, Camp Springs, MD; and M. S. Fox-Rabinovitz, P. Rasch, Y. Kogan, and A. Belochitski

  2:00 PM
1.2
Data assimilation through machine learning methods
Robin C. Gilbert, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and M. Richman, L. M. Leslie, and X. Wang
  2:15 PM
1.3
Linear and nonlinear postprocessing of ensemble forecasts
Ranran Wang, University of Washington, Seattle, WA; and C. Marzban
  2:30 PM
1.4
Improving snowfall accumulation predictions by post-processing ensemble forecasts with an Artificial Neural Network
Tyler C. McCandless, Penn State University, University Park, PA; and S. E. Haupt and G. Young
  2:45 PM
1.5
Recording files available
Session 1
Satellite Program Overviews and Status
Location: B313 (GWCC)
Host: 6th Annual Symposium on Future National Operational Environmental Satellite Systems-NPOESS and GOES-R
Cochairs: Mike Haas, NPOESS IPO/Aerospace Corp.; Gary K. Davis, NOAA/NESDIS/OSD
  1:30 PM
1.1
An overview of the GOES-R program
Greg Mandt, NOAA/NESDIS, Greenbelt, MD
  2:00 PM
1.2
NPP/NPOESS Status
Dan Stockton, Program Executive Office, NPOESS Program, Silver Spring, MD
  2:30 PM
1.3
Update on EUMETSAT Meteorological Satellite Programmes
Johannes Schmetz, EUMETSAT, Darmstadt, Germany; and D. Klaes, R. Stuhlmann, P. Schlussel, L. Sarlo, K. Holmlund, S. Rota, and M. Cohen
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Joint Session 1
Space Weather Products and Services for Aviation and Commercial Space
Location: B315 (GWCC)
Hosts: (Joint between the 14th Conference on Aviation, Range, and Aerospace Meteorology; and the Seventh Symposium on Space Weather )
Cochairs: Karen Shelton-Mur, HQ FAA; Joseph Kunches, NOAA/SWPC
  1:30 PM
J1.1
Federal Aviation Administration Examination of Space Weather in support of Aviation
Steven Albersheim, Federal Aviation Administration, Washington, DC; and M. J. Gunzelman, AvMET Applications Inc.
  1:45 PM
J1.2
NOAA Space Weather Prediction Center – Products and Services in Support of Aviation
William J. Murtagh, NOAA/Space Weather Prediction Center, Boulder, CO
  2:00 PM
J1.3
Integrating Space Weather Observations & Forecasts into Aviation Operations: “Aviation Space Weather User Requirements”
Bryn Jones, SolarMetrics Limited, Chedworth, Glos., United Kingdom; and D. Boteler, G. Fisher, J. Kunches, W. J. Murtagh, D. Rome, D. Rose, and M. Stills
  2:15 PM
J1.4
The use of Space Weather products at Delta Airlines
Andrew W. Schultz, Delta Air Lines, Minneapolis, MN; and H. Heitzman
  2:45 PM
J1.6
Radiation exposure during suborbital commercial spaceflight
Ronald E. Turner, Analytic Services Inc. (ANSER), Arlington, VA; and S. Murray

Session 1
Spacecraft and ground-based observations of planetary atmospheres
Location: B213 (GWCC)
Host: First Symposium on Planetary Atmospheres
Chair: Mark I. Richardson, CALTECH
  1:30 PM
1.1
Isotopic ratios in Titan's stratosphere from Cassini CIRS and implications for evolution of the atmosphere
Conor A. Nixon, University of Maryland, College Park, MD; and D. E. Jennings, P. N. Romani, A. Jolly, B. Bézard, A. Coustenis, N. A. Teanby, P. G. J. Irwin, S. Vinatier, and F. M. Flasar

  1:45 PM
1.2
Satellite-derived cloud motion winds in the north polar region of Mars
David A. Santek, CIMSS/Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI; and E. Sorensen, S. Limaye, and B. Cantor

  2:00 PM
1.3
Assimilating TES radiances with the DART/Planet-WRF ensemble data assimilation system
Greg Lawson, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA; and J. Anderson and N. Collins

  2:15 PM
1.4
Martian Atmospheric Data Assimilation Using an Ensemble Kalman Filter
Matthew J. Hoffman, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY; and S. J. Greybush, R. J. Wilson, G. Gyarmati, R. N. Hoffman, K. Ide, E. J. Kostelich, T. Miyoshi, I. Szunyogh, and E. Kalnay

  2:30 PM
1.5
Martian atmosphere breeding: elucidating atmospheric instabilities
Steven J. Greybush, University of Maryland, College Park, MD; and E. Kalnay, M. J. Hoffman, T. Miyoshi, K. Ide, and R. J. Wilson

  2:45 PM
1.6
Assimilation of TES data into a Mars general circulation model using LETKF
Eugenia Kalnay, Univ. of Maryland, College Park, MD; and S. J. Greybush, M. J. Hoffman, R. J. Wilson, J. Eluszkiewicz, R. N. Hoffman, K. Ide, and T. Miyoshi

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Joint Panel Discussion 2
Environmental Security and Climate Change
Location: B312 (GWCC)
Hosts: (Joint between the Fifth Symposium on Policy and Socio-economic Research; the Second AMS Conference on International Cooperation in the Earth System Sciences and Services; and the First Environment and Health Symposium )
Moderator: Kenneth Carey, Noblis, Inc.
Panelists: Richard Engel, National Intelligence Council; David W. Titley, NOAA; Jay Gulledge, Pew Center on Global Climate Change; Sherri Goodman, Center for Naval Analysis; Steven Goodwin, National Defense Univ.
  1:30 PM
JPD2.1
Environmental Security
Jay Gulledge, Pew Center on Global Climate Change, Washington, D.C.
  1:45 PM
JPD2.2
Panelist: Environmental Security
Richard Engel, National Intelligence Council, Washington, D.C.
  2:00 PM
JPD2.3
  2:15 PM
JPD2.4
Task Force Climate Change
David W. Titley, Commander, Navy Meteorology and Oceanography Command, Stennis Space Center, MS
  2:30 PM
JPD2.5
Environmental Security: Panelist Goodwin
Steven Goodwin, National Defense Univ., Washington, D.C
  2:45 PM
Panel Discussion - Q & A
Recording files available
Session 3
University Education
Location: B214 (GWCC)
Host: 19th Symposium on Education
Cochairs: Donna J. Charlevoix, UNAVCO; Lourdes Avilés, Plymouth State Univ.
  1:30 PM
3.1
Assessing our assessment, how well do our meteorology majors learn?
Teresa M. Bals-Elsholz, Valparaiso University, Valparaiso, IN; and B. J. Wolf and C. A. Clark
  1:45 PM
3.2
Requesting use of NSF facilities for education
Jose Meitin, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and B. Baeuerle
  2:15 PM
3.4
Using Operational and Experimental Observations in Education: Highlights from the 2009 Unidata Users Workshop
Brian J. Etherton, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC; and S. Arms, L. D. Oolman, D. G. Lackmann, M. K. Ramamurthy, and L. I. Miller
  2:30 PM
3.5
Bringing authentic science practice to the undergraduate classroom
Kathleen Quardokus, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN; and S. Lasher-Trapp and E. M. Riggs
  2:45 PM
3.6
Eloquent Science: A course to improve scientific and communication skills
David M. Schultz, Universities of Helsinki and Manchester/Finnish Meteorological Institute, Helsinki, Finland
Recording files available
Joint Session 3
Weather and Health Impacts
Location: B206 (GWCC)
Hosts: (Joint between the IMPACTS: Weather 2009; and the First Environment and Health Symposium )
Cochairs: Tanja Fransen, NOAA/NWS; Renee Curry, Univ. of Oklahoma
  1:30 PM
J3.2
How hospitals cope when they are struck by weather disasters
Bryan McNally, Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, GA
  2:30 PM
J3.2a
Tornado Effects on a Rural Hospital: Impacts of an EF-3 Tornado
Susie Fussell, Sumter Regional Hospital, Americus, GA
  3:00 PM
J3.3
Katrina’s Aftermath: Hospitals, Doctors, and Patients
Mark Peters, East Jefferson Hospital, New Orleans, LA

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Session 4
Hydrology: New Demands on Science and Services
Location: B304 (GWCC)
Host: 24th Conference on Hydrology
Chair: Dennis P. Lettenmaier, University of Washington
  1:30 PM
4.1
Special colloquium on Hydrology: new demands on science and services
Peter Gleick, Pacific Institute, Oakland, CA; and R. Harding, P. C. D. Milly, and B. H. Udall

  2:00 PM
4.2
Evaporation and Soil Moisture Measurement
Richard Harding, CEH Wallingford, Wallingford, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
  2:30 PM
4.3
  3:00 PM
4.4
Hydrology
Bradley H. Udall, CIRES/Univ. of Colorado, Boulder, CO
Recording files available
Session 4
Meteorological, climatological, and hydrological predictions and projections
Location: B305 (GWCC)
Host: 20th Conference on Probability and Statistics in the Atmospheric Sciences
Cochairs: Barbara G. Brown, NCAR; Daniel S. Wilks, Cornell University
  1:30 PM
4.1
Kalman filtered analogs to improve Numerical Weather Predictions
Thomas Nipen, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada; and L. Delle Monache, J. P. Hacker, Y. Liu, R. B. Stull, and T. Warner
  1:45 PM
4.2
Temperature forecast opportunities across the NWS Southern Region
Bernard N. Meisner, NOAA/NWS Southern Region Headquarters, Fort Worth, TX; and N. S. Flecha
  2:00 PM
4.3
Introduction on MOS Approaches for KMA Digital Forecast
JunTae Choi, Korean Meteorological Administration, Seoul, South Korea; and Y. Seo and M. S. Lee

  2:15 PM
4.4
Short-term wind power ramp forecasting using statistical and machine-learning techniques and off-site observations
Scott D. Otterson, 3TIER, Inc., Seattle, WA; and E. P. Grimit and A. W. Wood

  2:30 PM
4.5
Improved short-term hurricane intensity forecasting using regression on core measurements
D. Andrew Murray, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL; and R. Hart
  2:45 PM
4.6
Recording files available
Session 5
Nowcasting and Modeling, Part 2
Location: B314 (GWCC)
Host: 14th Conference on Aviation, Range, and Aerospace Meteorology
Cochairs: John Mecikalski, University of Alabama in Huntsville; Lynn A. Sherretz, NOAA/ESRL; David I. Knapp, U.S. Army Research Laboratory
  1:30 PM
5.1
Comparisons of Nowcasting Techniques for Oceanic Convection
Huaqing Cai, NCAR, Boulder, Colorado; and C. Kessinger, N. Rehak, D. Megenhardt, and M. Steiner
  1:45 PM
5.2
Satellite Data Applications for Nowcasting of Convective Initiation
Haig Iskenderian, MIT Lincoln Laboratory, Lexington, MA; and J. R. Mecikalski, K. M. Bedka, C. Ivaldi, J. Sieglaff, W. Feltz, M. M. Wolfson, and W. M. MacKenzie Jr.
  2:15 PM
5.4
The ganged phased array radar risk mitigation system: integrating weather effects
Mark Askelson, Univ. of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND; and J. Tilley, C. Theisen, and R. Johnson
  2:30 PM
5.5
Regime-based persistence probability of ceiling and visibility
Alister Ling, Canadian Meteorological Aviation Centre West, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada; and B. Hansen and I. Gultepe
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Session 5A
Atmospheric observations for weather and climate II
Location: B207 (GWCC)
Host: 14th Symposium on Integrated Observing and Assimilation Systems for the Atmosphere, Oceans, and Land Surface (IOAS-AOLS)
Chair: Mark Powell, NOAA/AOML/HRD
  1:30 PM
5A.2
Maintaining a local data integration system in support of weather forecast operations
Leela R. Watson, ENSCO, Inc., Cocoa Beach, FL; and P. F. Blottman, D. W. Sharp, and B. Hoeth
  1:45 PM
5A.6
NOAA's unmanned aircraft program: recent accomplishments and future plans
Robbie E. Hood, NOAA Unmanned Aircraft Systems Program, Silver Spring, MD; and A. E. MacDonald, F. M. Ralph, G. A. Wick, B. Weatherhead, R. F. Rogers, C. W. Landsea, and J. J. Cione
  2:00 PM
5A.4
WISDOM System 2009 Proof of Concept Test Results
Justyna Nicinska, NOAA/OAR, Boulder, CO; and A. E. MacDonald and Y. Xie
  2:15 PM
5A.5
Improvements in GOES/GOES-R water vapor calibration and validation
Seth I. Gutman, NOAA/ESRL, Boulder, CO; and D. L. Birkenheuer
  2:30 PM
5A.3
Quantification of forecast impact of ASCAT surface winds assimilated into NCEP's GFS model
Li Bi, NRL, Monterey, CA; and J. Jung, D. A. Santek, and M. C. Morgan

  2:45 PM
5A.1
From measurement to model domain: data ensembles of surface heat flux for improving climate model parameterizations
Meredith Franklin, ANL and University of Chicago, Chicago, IL; and V. R. Kotamarthi, D. R. Cook, and M. L. Stein

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Session 5A
Data quality
Location: B211 (GWCC)
Host: 18th Conference on Applied Climatology
Chair: David C. Bader, Oak Ridge National Laboratory
  1:30 PM
5A.1
New Techniques for Detection and Adjustment of Shifts in Daily Precipitation Data Series
Xiaolan L. Wang, EC, Toronto, ON, Canada; and H. Chen, Y. Wu, and Q. Pu
  1:45 PM
5A.2
Comprehensive automated quality assurance of daily surface observations: the GHCN-daily example
Imke Durre, NOAA/NESDIS/NCDC, Asheville, NC; and M. J. Menne, B. Gleason, T. G. Houston, and R. S. Vose
  2:00 PM
5A.3
Quality control of SSM/I data using climatological statistics
Hilawe Semunegus, NOAA/NESDIS/NCDC, Asheville, NC; and W. Berg, J. J. Bates, K. R. Knapp, and C. Kummerow
  2:15 PM
5A.4
Detection and characterization of systematic errors in atmospheric models
Daniel L. Birkenheuer, NOAA/ESRL, Boulder, CO; and S. I. Gutman
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Session 5B
Ocean observations for data assimilation and climate II
Location: B306 (GWCC)
Host: 14th Symposium on Integrated Observing and Assimilation Systems for the Atmosphere, Oceans, and Land Surface (IOAS-AOLS)
Chair: Tom Hamill, NOAA/ESRL
  1:45 PM
5B.2
Progress in the Canadian Operational Network of Coupled Environmental PredicTion Systems (CONCEPTS)
Harold Ritchie, EC, Dartmouth, NS, Canada; and F. Davidson, E. Dombrowsky, G. M. Flato, S. Lu, P. Pellerin, M. Taillefer, A. M. Thompson, B. Topliss, D. Williams, and D. Wright
  2:15 PM
5B.4
Ensemble data assimilation for idealized California current system with ROMS-LETKF
Kayo Ide, University of Maryland, College Park, MD; and T. Miyoshi, Z. Li, E. Kalnay, and J. C. McWilliams

  2:30 PM
5B.5
The Impact of Ocean Model Limitations on Observing System Simulation Experiments
G. R. Halliwell Jr., Univ. of Miami/RSMAS, Miami, FL; and R. Atlas, W. C. Thacker, H. Yang, V. H. Kourafalou, and M. Le Henaff

  2:45 PM
5B.6
Loop Current observing system assessment using OSSEs
Matthieu Le Henaff, RSMAS, Miami, FL; and V. H. Kourafalou, A. Srinivasan, and R. Atlas

  3:00 PM
5B.7
Implementing the SWAN wave model at three east coast National Weather Service offices
Mark Willis, NOAA/NWS, Bohemia, NY; and E. Devaliere, J. Hanson, R. Hawkins, D. King, J. Lewitsky, T. Nicolini, S. Tjaden, C. Morgan, S. Schumann, M. Colby, and J. Elardo
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Session 5B
Topics in Applied Climatology II
Location: B212 (GWCC)
Host: 18th Conference on Applied Climatology
Chair: Fiona Horsfall, NOAA/NWS
  1:30 PM
5B.1
  1:45 PM
5B.2
Intraseasonal predictions of tropical cyclone activity in the North Atlantic Ocean
James I. Belanger, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA; and P. J. Webster and J. A. Curry
  2:00 PM
5B.3
Impacts of the 1954 Heat Wave
Nancy E. Westcott, Midwestern Regional Climate Center, Illinois State Water Survey, University of Illinois, Champaign, IL; and K. Grady
  2:15 PM
5B.4
A Demonstration of the Value of Nudging in Downscaled Regional Climate Simulations from a Global Climate Model
Tanya L. Otte, EPA, Research Triangle Park, NC; and J. H. Bowden, J. A. Herwehe, C. G. Nolte, and G. Faluvegi
  2:30 PM
5B.5
The misuse and misinterpretation of the ACE and PDI indices for hurricane energetics
Angela M. Fritz, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA; and J. I. Belanger, J. A. Curry, and G. J. Holland
Recording files available
Session 6
Dense Gas Dispersion and Source Term Modeling and Measurements
Location: B308 (GWCC)
Host: 16th Conference on Air Pollution Meteorology
Chair: Henk W.M. Witlox, DNV
  2:00 PM
6.3
Two-phase jet releases and droplet dispersion: scaled and large-scale experiments, droplet-size correlation development and model validation
Henk W.M. Witlox, DNV Software, London, United Kingdom; and M. Harper, A. Oke, P. Bowen, P. Kay, D. Jamois, and C. Proust
  2:15 PM
6.4
Ongoing TSA disperion modeling activities
Curtis L. Schuhmacher, Northrop Grumman Corporation, Helena, MT
  2:30 PM
6.5
Evaluation of atmospheric transport and dispersion models for suitability in a DHS chemical supply chain risk assessment
Jeffry T. Urban, Institute for Defense Analyses, Alexandria, VA; and N. Platt, K. M. Papadantonakis, E. A. Adelizzi, C. R. Bucher, and J. F. Heagy

  2:45 PM
6.6
Evaluation of the CFD model FLACS for LNG safety
Olav R. Hansen, Gexcon US, Bethesda, MD; and M. Ichard, S. Davis, and J. Melheim
Recording files available
Joint Session 6
Energy Supply and Demand
Location: B202 (GWCC)
Hosts: (Joint between the First Conference on Weather, Climate, and the New Energy Economy; and the 8th Users Forum on Weather and Climate Impacts )
Chair: Stephen Bennett, EarthRisk Technologies
  1:30 PM
J6.1
Energy Supply & Demand Invited Speaker
Josh Logsdon, Round Rock Energy LLC, Cincinnati, OH
  1:45 PM
J6.2
  2:00 PM
J6.3
  2:15 PM
J6.4
Forecasting extreme cold snaps in the Northeast: Weather and Climate
Alexander Gershunov, SIO/Univ. of California, La Jolla, CA; and K. Guirguis and S. Bennett
  2:30 PM
J6.5
Influence of ENSO on renewable U.S. energy supply
Klaus Wolter, CIRES/Univ. of Colorado, Boulder, CO
  2:45 PM
J6.6
Improving long-range hydropower forecasts in snowmelt dominated basins
Mark T. Jelinek, Georgia Tech, Atlanta, GA; and R. D. Garreaud
Recording files available
Session 6
Intercomparison and calibration of instrumentation
Location: B302 (GWCC)
Host: 15th Symposium on Meteorological Observation and Instrumentation
Chair: John Kochendorfer, NOAA
  1:45 PM
6.2
Recalibrating AMSU-A observations on NOAA-16
Cheng-Zhi Zou, NOAA/NESDIS/Center for Satellite Applications and Research, Camp Springs, MD; and W. Wang
  2:15 PM
6.4
Comparison of in situ UAV Turbulence Measurements with Tower and Scintillometer Data in LITFASS-2009
Jens Bange, Technical University Braunschweig, Braunschweig, Germany; and S. Martin and F. Beyrich

  2:30 PM
6.5
An evaluation of several wet bulb globe temperature algorithms at Dugway Proving Ground
Frank W. Gallagher, U.S Army, Dugway Proving Ground, Dugway, UT; and M. B. Curtis
Recording files available
Session 6
Observed Climate Change: I
Location: B215 (GWCC)
Host: 22nd Conference on Climate Variability and Change
Chair: Michael Palecki, NOAA/NESDIS/NCDC
  1:30 PM
6.1
On the reliability of the U.S. surface temperature record
Claude N. Williams Jr., NOAA/NESDIS/NCDC, Asheville, NC; and M. J. Menne and M. Palecki
  1:45 PM
6.2
Decadal changes in cloudiness over the Amazon forests: Observations and potential causes
Paola Arias, Univ. of Texas, Austin, TX; and R. Fu, C. D. Hoyos, and W. Li

  2:15 PM
6.4
Anticipated trends in atmospheric water vapor and the challenge of quantifying them
David N. Whiteman, NASA/GSFC, Greenbelt, MD; and K. Vermeesch, R. Boers, L. Oman, and B. J. Soden
  2:30 PM
6.5
A study of Arctic cloud data and Arctic cloud variability
Neil P. Barton, LLNL, Livermore, CA; and D. E. Veron
  2:45 PM
6.6
Recording files available
Session 6A
GIS Applications and Mashups Part I
Location: B217 (GWCC)
Host: 26th Conference on Interactive Information and Processing Systems (IIPS) for Meteorology, Oceanography, and Hydrology
Cochairs: Ken R. Waters, NOAA/NWS; Nazila Merati, ClipCard
  1:30 PM
6A.1
  1:45 PM
6A.2
Fog Occurrence, Distribution, and Coverage through GIS Analysis
Paul J. Croft, Kean University, Union, NJ; and T. Anderson and A. Ottati
  2:00 PM
6A.3
GIS development of the Southern Climate Impacts Planning Program
William G. McPherson Jr., University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and J. E. Hocker and M. Yuan
  2:15 PM
6A.4
Development of a GIS snowstorm database
Michael F. Squires, NOAA/NESDIS/NCDC, Asheville, NC; and R. Baldwin, G. Reid, C. Tabor, and A. Wilson
  2:45 PM
6A.6
HabitatSpace – GIS based tools for marine habitat delineation and marine spatial planning
Tiffany C. Vance, NOAA/National Marine Fisheries Service, Seattle, WA; and S. Mesick and D. Steube
Recording files available
Session 6B
Interactive Processing Systems Part I
Location: B218 (GWCC)
Host: 26th Conference on Interactive Information and Processing Systems (IIPS) for Meteorology, Oceanography, and Hydrology
Cochairs: William Roberts, OAR; Ward R. Seguin, Consultant
  1:45 PM
6B.2
National Weather Service Science and Technology Roadmap
Don Berchoff, NOAA/NWS, Silver Spring, MD; and P. Davidson and P. Roohr
  2:00 PM
6B.3
NOAA's integrated water forecasting program
Gary Carter, NOAA/NWS, Silver Spring, MD; and J. Ingram
  2:15 PM
6B.4
Hazard Information Services vision
Tracy Lee Hansen, NOAA/ESRL, Boulder, CO; and T. J. LeFebvre, C. S. Bullock, J. Wakefield, J. Ramer, S. Williams, G. J. Stumpf, K. Scharfenberg, J. T. Ferree, B. C. Motta, E. Gruntfest, S. Romano, M. K. Zappa, and W. F. Roberts

  2:30 PM
6B.5
Social science initiatives in the development of the Next Generation hazardous weather products
Monica K. Zappa, Univ. of Oklahoma/Social Science Woven into Meteorology, Norman, OK; and E. Gruntfest and H. Lazrus
  2:45 PM
6B.6
McIDAS-V - A powerful data analysis and visualization tool for multi and hyperspectral environmental satellite data
Thomas H. Achtor, SSEC/CIMSS/Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI; and T. D. Rink, T. M. Whittaker, and J. Staude
Recording files available
Joint Session 10
Predictability, Prediction and Impact of Drought: II
Location: B216 (GWCC)
Hosts: (Joint between the 22nd Conference on Climate Variability and Change; and the 18th Conference on Applied Climatology )
Cochairs: Ning Zeng, University of Maryland; Siegfried D. Schubert, Global Modeling and Assimilation Office
  1:30 PM
J10.1
Toward the next generation of seasonal drought outlooks
Douglas M. Le Comte, NOAA/NWS, Camp Springs, MD; and E. O'Lenic and W. Higgins
  1:45 PM
J10.2
The physical mechanisms by which the leading patterns of SST variability impact U.S. precipitation
Hailan Wang, NASA, Hampton, VA; and S. D. Schubert, M. J. Suarez, and R. D. Koster
  2:00 PM
J10.3
Optimal Tropical Sea Surface Temperature Forcing of North American Drought
Sang-Ik Shin, Univ. of Colorado and NOAA ESRL, Boulder, CO; and P. D. Sardeshmukh

  2:15 PM
J10.4A
NCEP/NLDAS Seasonal Drought Prediction over the Continental US Using the Seasonal Forecast System Developed by Princeton University and University of Washington
Youlong Xia, NOAA/NCEP/EMC, Camp Springs, MD; and M. Ek, E. Wood, L. Luo, J. Sheffield, D. P. Lettenmaier, B. Livneh, and K. Mitchell
Recording files available
Joint Session 15
Cloud Condensation Nuclei (CCN)
Location: B316 (GWCC)
Hosts: (Joint between the 2nd Symposium on Aerosol-Cloud-Climate Interactions; and the 12th Conference on Atmospheric Chemistry )
Cochairs: Darrel Baumgardner, Centro de Ciencias de la Atmósfera, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México; Markus D. Petters, North Carolina State University
  1:30 PM
J15.1
Technological advances in airborne instrumentation: Aerosol and cloud particle characterization (Invited Speaker)
Darrel Baumgardner, Centro de Ciencias de la Atmósfera, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Mexico City, Mexico
  2:00 PM
J15.2
Aerosol-cloud interactions of secondary organic aerosols formed from the oxidation of linear, branched, and cyclic alkanes and alkenes
Markus D. Petters, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC; and A. Faulhaber, A. J. Prenni, C. M. Carrico, P. J. DeMott, S. M. Kreidenweis, and P. J. Ziemann
  2:15 PM
J15.3
Mixing Primary and Secondary Organic Cloud Condensation Nuclei
Akua Asa-Awuku, University of California, Riverside, CA; and A. Robinson and N. Donahue
  2:30 PM
J15.4
Measurements of cloud condensation nuclei and droplet activation kinetics in pollution-influenced arctic air masses during the spring and summer of 2008 (NASA ARCTAS / NOAA ARCPAC)
Terry L. Lathem, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA; and R. H. Moore, A. Nenes, B. E. Anderson, C. A. Brock, A. Clarke, R. Bahreini, J. Cozic, A. Middlebrook, J. L. Jimenez, M. C. Cubison, R. Weber, and A. Hecobian

  2:45 PM
J15.5
Investigation of Cloud Nucleation Activity of Regional Dust Samples using Adsorption Activation Theory and CCN Measurements
Prashant Kumar, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA; and I. N. Sokolik and A. Nenes

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Joint Session 19
Climate-Sensitive Diseases: Vector-Borne Diseases and Influenza
Location: B301 (GWCC)
Hosts: (Joint between the Presidential Forum; the First Environment and Health Symposium; and the Second AMS Conference on International Cooperation in the Earth System Sciences and Services )
  1:30 PM
J19.2
Climate and vector-borne diseases: Visceral Leishmaniasis as an example
Dia Eldin-Elnaiem, National Institues of Health, Rockville, MD
  2:00 PM
J19.4
Early detection and monitoring malaria from space
Felix Kogan, NOAA/NESDIS, Camp Springs, MD; and A. Powell and M. Goldberg
  2:15 PM
J19.3
Climate and spatial risk modeling of human plague in Uganda
Andrew J. Monaghan, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and R. J. Eisen
  2:30 PM
J19.5
Current and future needs of climate data, services, and expertise for the health sector
Christopher M. Fuhrmann, Univ. of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC; and J. T. Lutz, M. Kovach, D. R. Easterling, and P. J. Robinson
  2:45 PM
J19.6
Absolute humidity and the seasonal onset of influenza in the continental US
Jeffrey Shaman, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR; and V. E. Pitzer, C. Viboud, B. Grenfell, and M. Lipsitch

  3:00 PM
J19.1
Malaria Outlook Forums (MALOF) in Africa
Phetolo Page, World Meteorological Organization, Africa, Botswana

1:45 PM-2:30 PM: Tuesday, 19 January 2010

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Joint Session 3
Mountain Waves and Aviation
Location: B203 (GWCC)
Hosts: (Joint between the The Joachim Kuettner Symposium; and the Eighth Presidential History Symposium )
  1:45 PM
J3.1
Mountain wave research and aviation technology
Ronald B. Smith, Yale University, New Haven, CT
  2:00 PM
J3.2
Rotor Puzzle
Vanda Grubisic, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria

2:30 PM-3:00 PM: Tuesday, 19 January 2010

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Joint Session 4
Man in Space
Location: B203 (GWCC)
Hosts: (Joint between the The Joachim Kuettner Symposium; and the Eighth Presidential History Symposium )
  2:30 PM
J4.1

3:00 PM-3:30 PM: Tuesday, 19 January 2010


Coffee Break in Exhibit Hall
Location: Exhibit Hall B1 (GWCC)

3:30 PM-4:45 PM: Tuesday, 19 January 2010

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Joint Session 5
Field Campaigns
Location: B203 (GWCC)
Hosts: (Joint between the The Joachim Kuettner Symposium; and the Eighth Presidential History Symposium )
  3:30 PM
J5.1
Joach Kuettner as the GATE Operations Director
Edward J. Zipser, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT
  3:45 PM
J5.2
Joachim Kuettner and Tropical Meteorology
Peter J. Webster, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA
  4:00 PM
Remarks- Joachim Kuettner, UCAR, Boulder, CO

  4:15 PM
J5.3
Field experiments: from hypothesis to policy making
V. Ramanathan, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, San Diego, CA

3:30 PM-5:00 PM: Tuesday, 19 January 2010

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Session 5
Drought Prediction, Monitoring and Mitigation
Location: B304 (GWCC)
Host: 24th Conference on Hydrology
Chair: Wade T. Crow, USDA/ARS
  4:00 PM
5.2
Progress of the NOAA/NCEP NLDAS Drought Monitor and NLDAS Products
Youlong Xia, NWS/NCEP/EMC, Camp Springs, MD; and M. Ek, E. F. Wood, L. Luo, J. Sheffield, D. P. Lettenmaier, B. Livneh, D. Mocko, B. Cosgrove, J. Meng, H. Wei, V. Koren, J. C. Schaake, K. Mo, and K. Mitchell
  4:15 PM
5.3
  4:30 PM
5.4
Towards integrating GRACE terrestrial water storage data into the U.S. and North American Drought Monitors
Rasmus Houborg, NASA/GSFC, Greenbelt, MD; and M. Rodell, J. S. Famiglietti, R. Heim, J. Lawrimore, B. Li, R. H. Reichle, M. Rosencranz, M. Svoboda, B. D. Wardlow, B. F. Zaitchik, and R. Tinker
  4:45 PM
5.5
Water balance in the agricultural watershed of Kumamoto groundwater region
Kenji Tanaka, Kumamoto Univ., Kumamoto, Japan; and H. Mizuno, D. Kuwamoto, H. Taniguchi, T. Hokamura, and F. Yamada
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Session 6A
Experiments involving observations, real or hypothetical: data impact tests and observing system simulation experiments (OSSEs) II
Location: B207 (GWCC)
Host: 14th Symposium on Integrated Observing and Assimilation Systems for the Atmosphere, Oceans, and Land Surface (IOAS-AOLS)
Chair: Timothy L. Miller, NASA/MSFC
  3:30 PM
6A.1
Calibration of Synthetic Observations for a Joint Observing System Simulation Experiment
Yuanfu Xie, NOAA/ESRL, Boulder, CO; and N. Prive, T. Schlatter, S. Koch, M. Masutani, J. S. Woollen, T. Zhu, L. P. Riishojgaard, and R. Atlas
  3:45 PM
6A.2
GSI Data Assimilation System: Community Support and Preliminary Testing Results
Hui Shao, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and M. Hu, K. Park, K. Crosby, X. Y. Huang, L. Nance, B. Kuo, J. C. Derber, and M. Lueken
  4:00 PM
6A.3
Application of ensemble sensitivity analysis to observational targeting for wind power forecasting
Edward J. Natenberg, MESO, Inc., Troy, NY; and J. Zack, S. Young, R. Torn, J. Manobianco, and C. Kamath
  4:15 PM
6A.4
A 27-year record of satellite-derived polar winds for retrospective analyses
David A. Santek, CIMSS/Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI; and J. R. Key, R. Dworak, and M. Rienecker

  4:30 PM
6A.5
Observing System Simulation Experiments for a COSMIC Follow-On Mission
Ying-Hwa Kuo, UCAR, Boulder, CO; and T. Iwabuchi, W. S. Schreiner, T. K. Wee, and Z. Ma
  4:45 PM
6A.6
Developing an enhanced climate monitoring network for the Inter-American seas region
Michael W. Douglas, NOAA/NSSL, Norman, OK; and J. F. Mejia and D. B. Enfield

3:30 PM-5:15 PM: Tuesday, 19 January 2010

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Session 7A
GIS Applications and Mashups Part II
Location: B217 (GWCC)
Host: 26th Conference on Interactive Information and Processing Systems (IIPS) for Meteorology, Oceanography, and Hydrology
Cochairs: Ken R. Waters, NOAA/NWS; Nazila Merati, ClipCard
  3:30 PM
7A.1
Putting meteorological data into the context of the community:
Peter Trevelyan, The U.K. Met Office, Exeter, United Kingdom; and J. Tandy
  3:45 PM
7A.2
National Weather Service GIS Data and GIS Enterprise
Ira Graffman, NOAA/NWS, Silver Spring, MD; and K. L. Sheets

  4:45 PM
7A.5
National Weather Service RIDGE 2 Radar Data Architecture and Warning Geographic Information System Services
Corey Pieper, NOAA/NWS, Fort Worth, TX; and P. Kirkwood, B. P. Walawender, J. Burks, A. Sutula, K. Stellman, S. Rae, and A. Murray
  5:00 PM
7A.6
Verification of Gridded Morning Temperatures at NWS Miami, FL
Gordon Strassberg, NOAA/NWS, Miami, FL; and J. B. Settelmaier

3:30 PM-5:30 PM: Tuesday, 19 January 2010

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Joint Session 1
Applications of Artificial Intelligence Techniques to Air Pollution Problems
Location: B308 (GWCC)
Hosts: (Joint between the 16th Conference on Air Pollution Meteorology; and the 8th Conference on Artificial Intelligence Applications to Environmental Science )
Cochairs: Sue Ellen Haupt, Penn State Univ.; Michael J. Brown, LANL
  3:30 PM
J1.1
Evaluation of sensor placement techniques
Ian H. Griffiths, RiskAware Ltd, Bristol, United Kingdom; and I. Bush
  3:45 PM
J1.2
  4:00 PM
J1.3
Using regression-based source detection algorithm for source location with FFT-07 data
Randolph J. Evans, ENSCO, Inc., Melbourne, FL; and S. E. Masters and M. A. Kienzle
  4:15 PM
J1.4
Source Term Characterization of FFT07 Data using a Genetic Algorithm
Luna M. Rodriguez, Penn State Univ., University Park, PA; and S. E. Haupt, G. Young, A. J. Annunzio, and K. J. Schmehl
  4:30 PM
J1.5
Combined Methods from Entity and Field Frameworks to Determine the Source Characteristics of a Contaminant
Andrew J. Annunzio, Penn State Univ., University Park, PA; and S. E. Haupt, G. Young, and L. M. Rodriguez
  4:45 PM
J1.6
A forensic approach to source location applied to FFT-07 data
Shawn Rottmann, ENSCO, Melbourne, FL; and A. Siegel
  5:00 PM
J1.7
Machine Learning for the Source Detection of Atmospheric Emissions
Guido Cervone, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA; and P. Franzese
  5:15 PM
J1.8
Real-time fusion of sensor data to achieve improved situational awareness
Ian H. Griffiths, RiskAware Ltd, Bristol, United Kingdom; and M. Bull and L. Carrivick
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Session 2
Algorithm Development
Location: B313 (GWCC)
Host: 6th Annual Symposium on Future National Operational Environmental Satellite Systems-NPOESS and GOES-R
Cochairs: Karen St. Germain, NPOESS IPO; Mitchell Goldberg, NOAA/NESDIS/JPSS
  3:30 PM
2.1
Towards an Enhanced Active Fire Product from VIIRS
Ivan Csiszar, NOAA/NESDIS, Camp Springs, MD; and E. Ellicott, L. Giglio, and C. O. Justice
  3:45 PM
2.2
'Shedding New Light' on Nighttime Satellite Remote Sensing Capabilities via the NPOESS/VIIRS Day/Night Band Low-Light Visible Sensor
Steven D. Miller, CIRA/Colorado State Univ., Fort Collins, CO; and T. F. Lee, R. Turner, C. Combs, S. Kidder, and C. Elvidge
  4:00 PM
2.3
Cloud Detection and Typing in the NPOESS Era: Addressing the Numerous Operational Requirements with the Single VIIRS Cloud Mask Algorithm
Keith D. Hutchison, Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems, Redondo Beach, CA; and B. Iisager, J. M. Jackson, T. J. Kopp, A. K. Heidinger, R. A. Frey, and M. J. Pavolonis
  4:30 PM
2.5
GOES-R Algorithm Working Group (AWG)
Mitch Goldberg, NOAA/NESDIS, Camp Springs, MD; and J. M. Daniels, W. Wolf, and K. H. Lowe
  4:45 PM
2.6
Developments and Applications of Proxy Data Sets for GOES-R
Fuzhong Weng, NOAA/NESDIS, Camp Springs, MD; and T. Zhu, M. D. Goldberg, A. Huang, B. Pierce, and M. DeMaria
  5:15 PM
2.8
GOES-R Risk Reduction Program
Ingrid Guch, NOAA/NESDIS, Camp Springs, MD; and M. DeMaria
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Session 3
2009 US Weather Impacts
Location: B206 (GWCC)
Host: IMPACTS: Weather 2009
Chair: Christopher W. Landsea, NOAA/NWS/TPC/NHC
  3:30 PM
3.1
Avalanche Impacts in 2008–2009
Ethan Greene, Colorado Avalanche Center, Boulder, CO
  4:00 PM
3.2
Significant 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 PM
3.3
North Dakota/Minnesota Red River Floods
Michael J. Hudson, NOAA National Weather Service, Kansas City, MO
  4:30 PM
3.4
Atlanta Flooding September 2009
Melissa Tuttle-Carr, CNN, Atlanta, GA
  4:45 PM
3.5
U.S. Tornadoes of 2009
Russell S. Schneider, NOAA/NWS/NCEP/SPC, Norman, OK ; and G. W. Carbin
  5:00 PM
3.6
U.S. Tropical Cyclones of 2009
William L. Read, NOAA/NHC, Miami, FL
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Joint Session 4
Research on extreme weather and climate events and inter-relationships
Location: B216 (GWCC)
Hosts: (Joint between the 22nd Conference on Climate Variability and Change; the First Symposium on Planetary Atmospheres; the First Environment and Health Symposium; the 20th Conference on Probability and Statistics in the Atmospheric Sciences; the 24th Conference on Hydrology; the 18th Conference on Applied Climatology; the First Conference on Weather, Climate, and the New Energy Economy; and the Committee on Climate Services )
Chair: David R. Easterling, NOAA/NESDIS/NCDC
  3:30 PM
J4.1
The relative increase of record high maximum temperatures compared to record low minimum temperatures in the U.S
Gerald Meehl, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and C. Tebaldi, G. Walton, D. R. Easterling, and L. R. McDaniel
  3:45 PM
J4.2
A common Midwestern question: Where have all our 90°F days gone?
David Changnon, Northern Illinois Univ., DeKalb, IL; and V. A. Gensini and J. Prell
  4:15 PM
J4.4
Heat waves and cold spells in a warming climate
Karsten Steinhaeuser, ORNL, Oak Ridge, TN; and A. R. Ganguly
  4:30 PM
J4.6
Extreme european weather regimes
Ricardo Morais Fonseca, Portugal; and B. J. Hoskins and M. Blackburn
  4:45 PM
J4.7
Meteorological features of observed trends in U.S. heavy precipitation events
Kenneth E. Kunkel, DRI, Reno, NV; and D. R. Easterling, B. E. Gleason, D. A. R. Kristovich, R. A. Smith, and L. Ensor
  5:15 PM
J4.5
Climatological, meteorological, and societal implications for the large number of fatalities from central Florida Dry Season tornadoes during El Niño
Bartlett C. Hagemeyer, NOAA/NWS, Melbourne, FL; and L. A. Jordan, A. L. Moses, S. M. Spratt, and D. F. Van Dyke III
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Joint Session 5
Using Technology to Move Beyond Lectures
Location: B214 (GWCC)
Hosts: (Joint between the 19th Symposium on Education; and the 26th Conference on Interactive Information and Processing Systems (IIPS) for Meteorology, Oceanography, and Hydrology )
Cochairs: Lola M. Olsen, NASA; Thomas M. Whittaker, SSEC/CIMSS/Univ. of Wisconsin; Rajul Pandya, UCAR
  3:30 PM
J5.1
LectureTools: An Advanced Student Response System for the Geosciences
Perry J. Samson, Univ. of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

  4:00 PM
J5.2
An internet based aviation meteorology course
Donna F. Tucker, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS
  4:15 PM
J5.3
The impact of online applets on learning in an introductory meteorology lecture
Timothy J. Wagner, CIMSS/Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI; and S. Ackerman
  4:30 PM
J5.4
The Lecture – what is it and why do we do it?
Steven Ackerman, CIMSS/Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI

  5:00 PM
J5.6
  5:15 PM
J5.7
A low-cost electronic chart wall for undergraduate program enhancement
Don T. Conlee, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX; and M. Perrotte and C. Mouchyn
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Session 6
Climate data sets
Location: B211 (GWCC)
Host: 18th Conference on Applied Climatology
Chair: Henry Reges, CoCoRaHS/Colorado State Univ.
  3:45 PM
6.2
Comparison of co-located DCNet and AWS/Weatherbug urban temperature observations
William Pendergrass, NOAA/OAR/ARL/ATDD, Oak Ridge, TN; and C. A. Vogel, W. Callahan, and B. B. Hicks
  4:00 PM
6.3
Frequency distributions of daily precipitation from a high density volunteer network
Zach Schwalbe, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO; and N. J. Doesken, J. Turner, R. Cifelli, and H. Reges
  4:30 PM
6.5
Evaluation of NWS Multi-sensor Precipitation Estimates for the Southeast United States
Adrienne M. Wootten, NC State University, Raleigh, NC; and R. Boyles, A. P. Sims, and M. S. Brooks
  4:45 PM
6.6
Daily mean temperature formulas
Glen Conner, Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, KY; and S. A. Foster
  5:00 PM
6.7
  5:15 PM
6.8
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Session 6
In-flight Icing
Location: B314 (GWCC)
Host: 14th Conference on Aviation, Range, and Aerospace Meteorology
Cochairs: Tim Wilfong, DeTect Inc; Cecilia Miner, NOAA/NWS
  3:30 PM
6.1
A regional analysis of clouds containing supercooled liquid water
Frank McDonough, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and C. Wolff and M. K. Politovich
  3:45 PM
6.2
  4:00 PM
6.3
Impacts of high thin cloud on the Current Icing Product (CIP)
Jeremy E. Solbrig, NRL, Monterey, CA; and T. F. Lee, R. L. Bankert, C. A. Wolff, and S. D. Miller
  4:15 PM
6.4
A new narrowbeam, multi-frequency scanning radiometer and its applications to in-flight icing detection
David Serke, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and P. Beaty, A. L. Reehorst, P. C. Kennedy, F. Solheim, R. Ware, M. K. Politovich, D. A. Brunkow, and B. Bowie
  4:45 PM
6.6
Global icing forecast verification using CloudSat data
Sean Madine, NOAA/ESRL/GSD, Boulder, CO; and C. Lu, M. P. Kay, and J. L. Mahoney
  5:00 PM
6.7

Session 6B
Tropical cyclone data assimilation and impact experiments
Location: B306 (GWCC)
Host: 14th Symposium on Integrated Observing and Assimilation Systems for the Atmosphere, Oceans, and Land Surface (IOAS-AOLS)
Chair: C. A. Reynolds, NRL
  3:30 PM
6B.1
Tests of a global EnKF system with an emphasis on tropical cyclone prediction
Jeffrey S. Whitaker, NOAA/ESRL, Boulder, CO; and T. Hamill and P. Pegion

  3:45 PM
6B.2
Development of the ensemble Kalman filter system for hurricane data assimilation at NOAA/AOML/HRD: Preliminary evaluation using environmental and vortex-scale dropwindsonde data
Altug Aksoy, Univ. of Miami/RSMAS, Miami, FL; and K. J. Sellwood, P. Leighton, T. Vukicevic, S. D. Aberson, and F. Zhang

  4:30 PM
6B.5
H*Wind: An Integrated Observing System for Tropical Cyclones
Mark Powell, NOAA/AOML/HRD, Tallahassee, FL

  4:45 PM
6B.6
High-resolution observations of inner core dynamics of Hurricane Alberto (2000) from MISR on NASA's Terra satellite
Dong L. Wu, JPL, Pasadena, CA; and D. J. Diner, V. Jovanovic, K. Mueller, C. Moroney, D. Nelson, and M. J. Garay

  5:00 PM
6B.7
Study of extratropical cyclone wind and corresponding SST fields by combining model and QuikSCAT satellite data
Zorana Jelenak, NOAA/NESDIS, Camp Springs, MD; and K. A. Ahmad, J. M. Sienkiewicz, and P. S. Chang

  5:15 PM
6B.8
Ocean-surface wind impacts on hurricane forecasting, regional and global
S. Mark Leidner, AER, Norman, OK; and J. Ardizzone, J. C. Jusem, E. Brin, R. Hoffman, and R. Atlas
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Session 7
New Observations
Location: B302 (GWCC)
Host: 15th Symposium on Meteorological Observation and Instrumentation
Chair: Junhong Wang, NCAR
  3:30 PM
7.1
Upper atmosphere humidity measurement with the APS sensor—1st progress report on the Vaisala Reference Radiosonde Program
Heikki Turtiainen, Vaisala Oyj, Helsinki, Finland; and H. Jauhiainen, J. Lentonen, V. P. Viitanen, P. Survo, and W. F. Dabberdt
  3:45 PM
7.2
  4:00 PM
7.3
Recent research on meteorological observations and instrumentation at KNMI
Hannelore I. Bloemink, KNMI, De Bilt, Netherlands; and M. J. de Haij and W. M. F. Wauben
  4:30 PM
7.5
Using weather balloon launches to understand the Fairbanks surface-based temperature inversion lifecycle
Julie A. Malingowski, University of Alaska, Fairbanks, AK; and D. Atkinson, J. Cherry, E. Stevens, and D. Morton
  4:45 PM
7.6
Integration of NEXRAD, marine radar, sodar and conventional anemometry for avian risk assessment
Kathleen E. Moore, Integrated Environmental Data, Berne, NY; and D. J. Capuano and J. A. Henningson
  5:00 PM
7.7
SMARTSonde: A Small Multi-function Autonomous Research and Teaching Sonde
Phillip B. Chilson, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and N. Feng, B. Zielke, A. M. Gleason, P. M. Klein, T. A. Bonin, M. B. Yeary, W. Shalamunenc, A. G. Striz, P. Greenway, M. Jones, and J. Langston
  5:15 PM
7.8
Observations of Pressure Perturbations Within Heat Devils
Steven P. Oncley, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and O. K. Hartogensis
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Joint Session 7
Wind Energy
Location: B202 (GWCC)
Hosts: (Joint between the First Conference on Weather, Climate, and the New Energy Economy; and the 8th Users Forum on Weather and Climate Impacts )
Chair: Jerry H. Crescenti, Iberdrola Renewables