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

Session 8A High-Resolution Climate Modeling II

Wednesday, 25 January 2012: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
Room 354 (New Orleans Convention Center )
Host: 24th Conference on Climate Variability and Change
Chair:  Aixue Hu, NCAR
  10:30 AM
Is Heavy Rain More Realistic in a Very High Resolution Climate Model?
Elizabeth J. Kendon, United Kingdom Meteorological Office, Exeter, Devon, United Kingdom; and N. Roberts, M. J. Roberts, and C. Senior

  11:00 AM
Tropical Cyclone Simulation with High-Resolution Global Climate Models: The Role of Coupling to the Ocean
Pier Luigi Vidale, NCAS, Reading, Berkshire, United Kingdom; and J. Strachan, R. Bell, K. Hodges, and M. J. Roberts
  11:15 AM
High-Resolution Simulations of Tropical Cyclones in the NCAR Community Atmosphere Model
Kevin A. Reed, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI; and C. Jablonowski
  11:45 AM
Mechanisms of Climate Variability in Western Equatorial Africa
Amin Dezfuli, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL; and S. E. Nicholson