92nd American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting (January 22-26, 2012)

Joint Session 1 Drought Definition, Analysis, Impacts, Prediction, and Management I

Monday, 23 January 2012: 11:00 AM-12:00 PM
Room 352 (New Orleans Convention Center )
Hosts: (Joint between the 26th Conference on Hydrology; and the 24th Conference on Climate Variability and Change )
Cochairs:  Richard Heim and Michael J. Brewer, NOAA/NESDIS/NCDCKingtse C. Mo, NOAA/NWS/NCEP/CPCAllan Howard, National Agroclimate Information ServiceDon Wilhite, Univ. of Nebraska
  11:15 AM
Drought and Its Driving Factors and Features Worldwide [INVITED]
Ronald E. Stewart, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, Canada
  11:30 AM
Global and Regional Drought Occurrence Under Past and Future Climate Change [INVITED]
Justin Sheffield, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ; and J. Kam and E. F. Wood
  11:45 AM
Drought When It's Not Obvious
Laura M. Edwards, DRI, Reno, NV; and K. T. Redmond