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

Session 7 Precipitation Processes and Observations for Atmospheric, Land Surface, and Hydrological Modeling II

Thursday, 26 January 2012: 1:30 PM-3:00 PM
Room 352 (New Orleans Convention Center )
Host: 26th Conference on Hydrology
Cochairs:  Thomas Adams, NOAA/NWS and Pingping Xie, NOAA/NWS/NCEP/CPC
  1:30 PM
A 10-Year Survey of Extreme Rainfall on Multiple Timescales in the Central and Eastern United States
Russ S. Schumacher, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO; and S. N. Stevenson
  1:45 PM
An Assessment of the Impacts of Multiscale Precipitation Data Fusion on Hydrological Simulations
Shugong Wang, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA; and X. Liang, T. Adams, W. Teng, and Y. Liang
  2:00 PM
  2:15 PM
Evaluation of Quantitative Precipitation Estimation (QPE) in Complex Terrain
Robert Cifelli, NOAA ESRL, Boulder, CO; and D. Streubel, D. W. Reynolds, and T. Schneider

Regional Climate and Variability of the Mississippi River Basin in MERRA

  2:30 PM
High Resolution Precipitation Estimates for Hydrologic Modeling in Southern California
Theresa M. Carpenter, Hydrologic Research Center, San Diego, CA; and K. P. Georgakakos

Use of Multiple Precipitation Data Sources for Improved Hydrologic Model Performance

  2:45 PM
Retrievals of Warm-Rain Microphysics Using X-Band Polarimetric Radar Data
Matthew R. Kumjian, CIMMS/Univ. of Oklahoma and NOAA/NSSL, Norman, OK ; and A. V. Ryzhkov, S. Trömel, M. Diederich, K. Mühlbauer, and C. Simmer