Poster Session 8 Drought Analysis, Monitoring and Prediction

Thursday, 27 January 2011: 9:45 AM-11:00 AM
Washington State Convention Center
Host: 25th Conference on Hydrology
Andrew W. Wood, NOAA/NWS, Colorado Basin River Forecast Center, Salt Lake City, UT; Randal D. Koster, NASA/GSFC, Global Modeling and Assimilation Office, Greenbelt, MD and Kingtse C. Mo, NOAA/NWS/NCEP/CPC, NOAA, Camp Springs, MD

Evaluation of an ET-based Drought Index Derived from Geostationary Satellite Data
M. C. Anderson, USDA-ARS, Beltsville, MD; and C. R. Hain, X. Zhan, and J. Mecikalski

Application of the moisture balance drought index in the Colorado River Basin, USA
Andrew W. Ellis, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ; and G. M. Garfin and M. Lenart

Paper 428 has been moved. New paper number is 11.3A.

Comparison of EDI with SPI as the globally unified drought index
Hi-Ryong Byun, Pukyong National University, Busan, Korea, Republic of (South); and D. W. Kim and S. M. Lee
Manuscript (23.9 kB)

Characterizing the surface dynamics of Canadian Prairie droughts
Barrie R. Bonsal, EC, Saskatoon, SK, Canada; and E. Wheaton and E. Siemens

Characteristics of agriculture drought in China during 1950-2006
Aihui Wang, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China; and D. P. Lettenmaier and J. Sheffield

Hydrological response to meteorological drought: a case study in La Plata Basin
Olga C. Penalba, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina; and J. A. Rivera

Handout (1.8 MB)

Temporal variability in rainfall, dry days, water balance and extreme events in northeastern Argentina
Olga C. Penalba, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina; and V. C. Pántano, J. Rivera, and F. Robledo

Handout (568.0 kB)

The impact of groundwater-land surface interactions on hydrologic persistence in macroscale modeling
Elizabeth A. Clark, University of Washington, Seattle, WA; and A. C. Steinemann and D. P. Lettenmaier

Wintertime forcing of the 1998-2002 Northern Hemisphere drought
Andrew Hoell, Univ. of Massachusetts, Lowell, MA; and M. Barlow

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