Joint Session 12 Regional Climate Modeling to Improve Climate Variability and Change Projections at the Local Scale III

Thursday, 27 January 2011: 1:30 PM-3:00 PM
612 (Washington State Convention Center)
Hosts: (Joint between the 25th Conference on Hydrology; and the 23rd Conference on Climate Variability and Change )
Francina Dominguez, Univ. of Arizona, Dept. of Atmospheric Sciences, Tucson, AZ; Dennis P. Lettenmaier, University of Washington, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Seattle, WA and L. Ruby Leung, PNNL, Atmospheric Sciences and Global Change Division, Richland, WA

2:00 PM
Comparison of climate downscaling methods and results for stakeholder-driven research in the urban Northeast U.S
Radley M. Horton, Columbia Univ., Palisades, NY; and A. C. Ruane, J. M. Winter, and C. Rosenzweig
2:15 PM
Assessment of regional climate change and development of climate adaptation decision aids in the Southwestern US
Kremena Darmenova, Northrop Grumman Corporation, Chantilly, VA; and G. Higgins, H. Kiley, and D. Apling
2:30 PM
Regional Climate Model results in Pacific North America and the northern Columbia Basin
Trevor Q. Murdock, Pacific Climate Impacts Consortium, Victoria, BC, Canada; and G. Bürger and A. T. Werner
2:45 PM
Precipitation Extremes in western U.S. urban areas: How reliable are regional/global climate model projections?
Vimal Mishra, University of Washington, Seattle, WA; and F. Dominguez and D. P. Lettenmaier
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