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

Session 4 Flood Analysis, Monitoring, Prediction and Management I

Wednesday, 25 January 2012: 4:00 PM-5:30 PM
Room 352 (New Orleans Convention Center )
Host: 26th Conference on Hydrology
Cochairs:  David Welch, NOAA/NWSWitold F. Krajewski, IIHR Hydrosciences and EngineeringJonathan Brazzell and Patricia Brown, NOAA
  4:00 PM
NWS/OHRFC Operational Experience with the Ohio River Community HEC-RAS Model
Thomas Adams, NOAA/NWS, Wilmington, OH; and X. Chen, J. E. Heim, R. Davis, and J. S. Young
  4:15 PM
Characterization of Flood Response Time Scales for the Kickapoo River Watershed
Deborah K. Nykanen, Minnesota State University, Mankato, MN; and S. D. Dummer, S. D. Buan, M. M. DeWeese, and M. A. Welvaert
  4:30 PM
Flash Flooding Over the Southern Appalachians: An Abbreviated Climatology with Forecasting Methods & Techniques
Anthony D. Phillips, Ball State University, Muncie, IN; and D. A. Call and J. S. M. Coleman
  4:45 PM
Satellite-Based Rainfall Estimates Uncertainties: Flood Forecasting in the Narayani River
Guleid Artan, ASRC Research and Technology Solutions contractor to the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS),, Sioux Falls, SD; and M. Shrestha, S. Bajracharya, D. Gautam, and S. Tokar

  5:00 PM
Flooding Forecasting in the City of Rio De Janeiro Using Historical Data
Ulisses Mello, IBM Brazil Research Laboratory, São Paulo, SP, Brazil; and L. Villa Real, K. Mantripragada, P. A. Sesini, L. Treinish, A. Praino, J. Cipriani, V. Saxena, T. George, and R. Mittal

  5:15 PM
Calibrating Two Sophisticated Distributed Operational Hydrological Prediction Models for Romania: Final Results
John N. McHenry, Baron Advanced Meteorological Systems, LLC, Raleigh, NC; and T. K. Burnet, C. J. Coats Jr., S. Datta, R. E. Imhoff, D. Gochis, and C. D. Peters-Lidard