Impacts: Weather 2012

Program Chair: Tanja Fransen , NOAA/NWS

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Monday, 7 January 2013

1:30 PM-2:30 PM: Monday, 7 January 2013

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Themed Joint Session 9
The Toll of Extreme Weather on Mental Health, Safety, and Healthcare Buildings
Location: Room 18D (Austin Convention Center)
Hosts: (Joint between the Fourth Conference on Environment and Health; the Eighth Symposium on Policy and Socio-economic Research; and the Impacts: Weather 2012 )
Moderator: Wendy Marie Thomas, NOAA/NWS, Silver Spring, MD
  1:30 PM
TJ9.1
Healthcare without Borders
Gary Cohen, Healthcare without Borders, Reston, VA
  1:45 PM
TJ9.2
Weather Forecasts: Predicting the Prognosis for Chronic Care Management during Disasters
Maryanne Strobel RN MSN CDE, GPA, Providence Village, TX

  2:00 PM
TJ9.3
The derecho and 911: Attention all units on the air
Margaret L. Fowke, NOAA/NWS, Silver Spring, MD

  2:15 PM
TJ9.4

7:30 PM-9:30 PM: Monday, 7 January 2013

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Town Hall Meeting: Hurricane and Post-Tropical Cyclone Sandy: Predictions, Warnings, Societal Impacts and Response
Location: Ballroom E (Austin Convention Center)
Organizer: Tanja Fransen, NOAA/NWS, Glasgow, MT
  7:30 PM
Hurricane Sandy Intro: Randy Peppler

  7:45 PM
Hurricane Sandy Introduction: Tanja Fransen
  8:00 PM
Introduction to Sandy and the Major Impacts
Louis W. Uccellini, NOAA/NWS/NCEP, Camp Springs, MD
  8:15 PM
  8:30 PM
Post-Tropical Cyclone Sandy: Rain, Snow and Inland Wind Impacts
David Novak, NOAA/NWS/Hydrometeorological Prediction Center, College Park, MD
  9:15 PM
Following the Storm through Social Media
Jason Samenow, Washington Post, Washington, DC; and A. Freedman
  9:30 PM
Storm Response in New York and New Jersey
Eric Holthaus, The Wall Street Journal, New York, NY
  9:45 PM
Q&A: Bring your questions regarding this event, written on paper. Moderators will collect them and have them ready for the panel at 9:15pm.

Tuesday, 8 January 2013

8:30 AM-9:45 AM: Tuesday, 8 January 2013

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Session 1
Global Weather Impacts in 2012
Location: Ballroom E (Austin Convention Center)
Host: Impacts: Weather 2012
Chair: Andrew Freedman, Climate Central, Princeton, NJ
  8:30 AM
1.1
International weather and climate events of 2012
Klaus Wolter, CIRES/Univ. of Colorado, Boulder, CO
  9:00 AM
1.2
  9:15 AM
1.3
Impacts of the Record Arctic Sea Ice Minimum of 2012
Mark C. Serreze, CIRES/Univ. of Colorado, Boulder, CO
  9:30 AM
1.4
Consequences and Trend Implications of a Prolonged Dry Spell in Southern Coastal British Columbia of Canada
Chris Doyle, Environment Canada, Vancouver, BC, Canada; and R. Mo, D. Jones, G. Bramwell, and P. H. Whitfield

11:00 AM-12:00 PM: Tuesday, 8 January 2013

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Session 2
Significant Severe Weather Events 2012
Location: Ballroom E (Austin Convention Center)
Host: Impacts: Weather 2012
Cochairs: Andrew Freedman, Washington Post Capital Weather Gang Blog, Washington, DC; Klaus E. Wolter, ESRL/Univ of Colorado-CIRES, Boulder, CO
  11:00 AM
2.1
  11:15 AM
2.2
Subtropical Continental Anticyclones, the “Ring-of-Fire,” and Intense Derechos
Lance F. Bosart, University at Albany/SUNY, Albany, NY; and C. T. Guastini and R. A. Lazear
  11:30 AM
2.3
Thermodynamic and Wind Observations During the June 2012 Derecho Passage
Jeff Weber, UCAR, Boulder, CO; and R. Ware, M. Jackson, S. Heckman, and A. C. Czarnetzki

1:30 PM-3:00 PM: Tuesday, 8 January 2013

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Session 3
Fire and Drought Impacts 2011-2012
Location: Ballroom E (Austin Convention Center)
Host: Impacts: Weather 2012
Chair: Renee Curry, Colorado State University, Ft. Collins, CO
  1:30 PM
3.1
  1:45 PM
3.2A
Anomalous 2012 Summer Season conditions measured over Dakar Senegal
Mamadou Drame, Cheikh Anta Diop University, Dakar, Senegal; and G. Jenkins, A. Gaye, M. diop, and D. Badiane

  2:15 PM
3.4
Weather Impacts on the June 2012 Colorado Waldo Canyon Fire Disaster
Richard H. Johnson, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO; and R. S. Schumacher and D. T. Lindsey

3:30 PM-5:30 PM: Tuesday, 8 January 2013

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Session 4
U.S. Weather Impacts of 2012
Location: Ballroom E (Austin Convention Center)
Host: Impacts: Weather 2012
Chair: Tanja E. Fransen, NOAA/NWS, Glasgow, MT
  3:30 PM
4.1
  3:45 PM
4.2
  4:00 PM
4.3
  4:15 PM
4.4
  4:30 PM
4.5
Impacts of Extreme Weather of 2012 in Alaska
John E. Walsh, University of Alaska, Fairbanks, AK; and S. F. Trainor
  4:45 PM
4.6
A Winter Season of Extremes (2011-12)
David Novak, NOAA/NWS/Hydrometeorological Prediction Center, College Park, MD; and M. S. Ryan and J. E. Hoke
  5:00 PM
4.7
Tropical Cyclones of 2012
Richard D. Knabb, NOAA/NWS/NHC, Miami, FL
  5:15 PM
4.8