Session 7A Climate Monitoring

Wednesday, 26 January 2011: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM
608 (Washington State Convention Center)
Host: 23rd Conference on Climate Variability and Change
David R. Easterling, NOAA/NESDIS/NCDC, Scientific Services Division, Asheville, NC

8:30 AM
New Tools for Climate Measurement—the Vaisala Climate Reference Radiosonde Program
Heikki Turtiainen, Vaisala Oyj, Helsinki, Finland; and H. Jauhiainen, T. Lehtola, J. Lentonen, A. Paukkunen, P. Survo, M. Turunen, V. P. Viitanen, H. von Bagh, and W. F. Dabberdt
8:45 AM
Climate monitoring from space—a call for an international space-based architecture
Barbara J. Ryan, WMO, Geneva, Switzerland; and J. Lafeuille and W. Zhang
9:00 AM
What is coastal?
Michael C. Kruk, STG, Inc., Asheville, NC; and D. H. Levinson, E. Gibney, and P. A. Hennon
9:15 AM
9:30 AM
Improved climate monitoring in British Columbia
Dave Rodenhuis, University of Victoria, Victoria, BC, Canada; and E. J. Weick, J. Hiebert, A. Soux, and L. Pitt
9:45 AM
The distribution of vog on the Big Island of Hawaii
Abigail Kristen Dyer, NOAA, Columbia, MO; and S. Ryan
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