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

Joint Session 18 Regional Climate Modeling and/or Downscaling of Climate Variability and Change for Local Scale Assessment III

Thursday, 26 January 2012: 1:30 PM-3:00 PM
Room 350/351 (New Orleans Convention Center )
Hosts: (Joint between the 26th Conference on Hydrology; and the 24th Conference on Climate Variability and Change )
Cochairs:  Christopher L. Castro, University of Arizona; Ruby Leung, PNNL; Dennis Lettenmaier, Univ. of Washington and Francina Dominguez, Univ. of Arizona
An Overview of High-Latitude Specific Land Processes in the Canadian RCM and Assessment of Canadian Water Resources in a Changing Climate [INVITED]

  1:30 PM
High-Resolution Simulation of South Florida's Summer Rainfall
Roque Vinicio CÚspedes, Univ. of Miami/RSMAS, Miami, FL; and B. J. Soden, A. C. Clement, J. Obeysekera, C. A. Mattocks, and R. L. Walko
  1:45 PM
Quantifying the Likelihood of Regional Climate Change and Their Impacts: A Hybridized Approach
C. Adam Schlosser, MIT, Cambridge, MA; and K. Strzepek, X. Gao, C. Arndt, A. Gueneau, A. Sokolov, C. E. Forest, G. Yohe, J. Strzepek, S. Robinson, B. Boehlert, J. Neumann, and J. Thurlow
  2:00 PM
Impacts of Alternative Land Management on Northern Great Plains Hydroclimate
William J. Capehart, South Dakota School of Mines, Rapid City, SD; and D. F. D'Amico, P. A. Norton, J. F. Stamm, V. Kovalskyy, and G. Henebry
  2:15 PM
CWRF Downscaling Prediction of the U.S. Terrestrial Hydrology
Xin-Zhong Liang, University of Maryland, College Park, MD; and M. Xu, S. Su, L. Chen, and X. Yuan
  2:45 PM
Preferences Among Hydrologic Models for Studies Involving Climate Change?
Levi D. Brekke, U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, Denver, CO