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

Joint Poster Session 4 Regional Climate Modeling and/or Downscaling of Climate Variability and Change for Local Scale Assessment

Wednesday, 25 January 2012: 2:30 PM-4:00 PM
Hall E (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
The Relative Value of Dynamically Vs. Statistically Downscaled CFS Seasonal Forecasts for Seasonal Hydrological Forecasting
Shraddhanand Shukla, University of Washington, Seattle, WA; and D. P. Lettenmaier

Alternate Estimates of CLIMATE Projections for Southeast USA
James Obrien, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL

Distribution and Intensity of Extreme Winter Precipitation in Seasonal Forecasts
Andrew J. Ansorge, Iowa State University, Ames, IA; and R. W. Arritt

Poster PDF (813.5 kB)

A Regional Climate Model Evaluation System: Facilitating the Use of Contemporary Satellite and Other Observations for Evaluating Regional Climate Model Fidelity
Duane Edward Waliser, JPL, Pasadena, CA; and J. Kim, C. Mattman, C. Goodale, A. Hart, P. Zimdars, and P. Lean

The Meteorology of Kilimanjaro Over One Year At One Kilometer
Jonathan G. Fairman Jr., The University of Alabama in Huntsville, Huntsville, AL; and U. S. Nair and S. A. Christopher

Development of Decision Support Systems for Estimating Salinity Intrusion Effects Due to Climate Change on the South Carolina and Georgia Coast
Paul Conrads, USGS, Columbia, SC; and E. Roehl Jr., D. L. Tufford, G. Carbone, K. Dow, and J. C. Whitehead

Elevation Correction and Interpolation Bias in Regional Climate Model Data Analysis
Seth A. McGinnis, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and J. A. Thompson, D. W. Nychka, and L. O. Mearns

Detection of Global Warming Reverse-Reaction Coastal Cooling Along the Entire California Coast
Pedro sequera, City College of New York, New York, NY; and J. Gonzalez, R. Bornstein, and A. T. Ghebreegziabher

Validation of the Uniparthenope ARW-WRF Model for a Convective Case Study

Towards An Understanding of the Impact of Land Surface Heterogeneity on Regional Climate in the New York-New Jersey Region
June Yeung, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ; and J. Smith, M. L. Baeck, and G. Villarini

Climate Change in the Casco Bay and Great Bay Watersheds: Past, Present, and Future
Elizabeth Ann Burakowski, Institute for the Study of Earth, Oceans, and Space/University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH; and C. P. Wake, K. Hayhoe, A. M. K. Stoner, S. J. Miller, and C. Bohlen

Future Hydrological Predictions: Does Dynamical Downscaling Add Any Value?
Moetasim Ashfaq, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN; and S. C. Kao and N. S. Diffenbaugh