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

Joint Session 11 Land Surface-Atmosphere Interactions I

Wednesday, 25 January 2012: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM
Room 352 (New Orleans Convention Center )
Hosts: (Joint between the 26th Conference on Hydrology; and the 24th Conference on Climate Variability and Change )
Cochairs:  Yongkang Xue, University of California and Randal D. Koster, NASA/GSFC
The Kenaston Evaporation and Evapotranspiration Flux Experiment (KEEFEX) Overview and Preliminary Results

  8:30 AM
Revisiting GLACE: Why Is Land-Atmosphere Coupling Strong in the Sahel?
Ruth E. Comer, Met Office, Exeter, United Kingdom; and G. M. Martin
  8:45 AM
Soil Moisture and Heat Flux Monitoring Using Distributed Temperature Sensing: New Field Observations From Oklahoma and Delft
Susan C. Steele-Dunne, Delft University of Technology, Delft, Netherlands; and J. Jansen, C. Hatch, T. Ochsner, G. Dong, N. van de Giesen, S. Tyler, J. Selker, and M. Cosh

  9:45 AM
Implementation of Noah-MP Land Surface Model in HRLDAS and WRFV3.3 and Preliminary Results Using Coupled WRF/Noah-MP
Mukul Tewari, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and F. Chen, K. W. Manning, M. Barlage, J. Refslund, J. Dudhia, G. Y. Niu, Z. L. Yang, and J. Cetola