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

Poster Session 2 Poster Session II

Tuesday, 24 January 2012: 9:45 AM-11:00 AM
Hall E (New Orleans Convention Center )
Host: 24th Conference on Climate Variability and Change
Chair:  Eric D. Maloney, Colorado State University
Extreme Temperature Regimes During the Cool Season Part I: Recent Observed Behavior and Low Frequency Modulation
Rebecca Westby, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA; and R. X. Black

Extreme Temperature Regimes During the Cool Season Part II: Simulated Behavior in CMIP5 Simulations
Robert X. Black, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA; and R. Westby and Y. Y. Lee

A Regional Intercomparison of Rainfall Extremes
Michael C. Kruk, ERT, Inc., Asheville, NC; and J. Marra
Manuscript (43.9 kB)

An Improved Cloud Screening Algorithm for Skyradiometer Measurements and Its Application to Asian Dust Monitoring
Hwan-Jin Song, Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea; and H. W. Chun and B. J. Sohn
Manuscript (94.4 kB)

Midwest Urban Heat Wave Climatology: What Constitutes the Worst Events?
Alek J. Krautmann, Ohio University, Athens, OH; and R. L. Fogt

Empirical Examination of the Changes in the Frequency of Extreme Rainfall in the Central United States
Gabriele Villarini, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ; and J. A. Smith and G. A. Vecchi

Evaluation of the Physical Processes of the JMA Global NWP Model Using the Data of Special Observations
Akira Shimokobe, Japan Meteorological Agency, Tokyo, Japan; and T. Komori

Poster PDF (2.3 MB)

Evaluation of 20th Century Climate Model Simulations of Heavy Precipitation Over North America
Anthony M. DeAngelis, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ; and A. J. Broccoli and S. G. Decker

Projection of Future Changes in Precipitation and Vertical Structures of the Frontal Zone During the Baiu Season in the Vicinity of Japan Using a 5-Km-Mesh Regional Climate Model
Sachie Kanada, Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology , Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan; and M. Nakano and T. Kato

Change in An Identified Drought-Conducive Mode of Variability Under Future Climate

Record*-Breaking Temperatures: Trends Over the Conterminous U.S
Clinton M. Rowe, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE; and L. E. Derry

An Analysis of Convection, Clouds and Water Vapor in a 4xCO2 Arctic
Melissa A. Burt, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO; and D. A. Randall and M. Branson

A Physically-Based Phenomenological Model for Investigating Tropical West African Climate Variability
Isaac K. Tetteh, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC; and S. V. Pendse, F. H. M. Semazzi, V. Kumar, and N. F. Samatova

The Role of Moisture Transport in Fall Precipitation Extremes for the Central US
Catherine Radonic, University of Massachusetts, Lowell, MA; and M. Barlow

Contrasting Characteristics of 09/10 and 10/11 Eurasian Cold Winters: Data Analysis and Simulations Using CAM3
Taehyoun Shim, Korea Polar Research Institute, Incheon, South Korea; and B. M. Kim and S. J. Kim

Spatiotemporal Variability of Extreme Convective Wind Events
Franklin T. Lombardo, National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD; and A. R. Thibault
Manuscript (984.9 kB)

Poster PDF (1.4 MB)