Joint Session 2 Engaging Social Science for a Weather Ready Nation

Wednesday, 9 January 2013: 4:00 PM-5:30 PM
Room 19A (Austin Convention Center)
Hosts: (Joint between the Eighth Symposium on Policy and Socio-economic Research; and the First Symposium on Building a Weather-Ready Nation: Enhancing Our Nation’s Readiness, Responsiveness, and Resilience to High Impact Weather Events )
Heather Lazrus, NCAR, Boulder, CO

4:30 PM
Surveying flood information users: An academic-federal partnership
Rachel E. Riley, Univ. of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and R. Edwards, G. P. Shelton, J. S. Graschel, and J. Johnson
4:45 PM
Tornado Stories in Central Oklahoma – Town Hall Meetings to Help Understand Local Knowledge and Beliefs
Kimberly E. Klockow, Univ. of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and R. A. Peppler, R. Smith, N. C. Grams, A. Cannon, and R. A. McPherson
5:00 PM
5:15 PM
An Investigative Study of Public Response to Severe Weather Warnings
Jordan L. Sparks, Univ. of North Alabama, Florence, AL; and R. A. Aycock, A. Barrett, M. Tyra, J. K. Wimberly, and G. Carrasco
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