Session 7 Storm and inundation (surge/flooding)—Part I

Thursday, 10 January 2013: 8:30 AM-9:45 AM
Room 18B (Austin Convention Center)
Host: 11th Symposium on the Coastal Environment
Jesse Feyen, NOAA, National Ocean Service, Silver Spring, MD and Andre J. van der Westhuysen, NOAA/NWS/NCEP, Environmental Modeling Center, College Park, MD

8:30 AM
SURA-IOOS Testbed for the Evaluation of Coupled Wave, Storm Surge and Inundation Models
Rick Luettich, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Morehead City, NC; and R. Beardsley, C. Chen, Q. Xu, H. Wang, Y. C. Teng, D. Forrest, R. H. Weisberg, L. Zheng, Y. Huang, J. Westerink, P. C. Kerr, A. Donahue, A. T. Haase, J. Feyen, J. Rhome, G. Crane, E. Smith, and B. Baltes
8:45 AM
Whitepaper on the establishment of an islands wave, surge and hydrologic testbed based on Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands
Joannes Westerink, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN; and A. J. van der Westhuysen, J. Smith, J. Feyen, J. Gonzalez, A. Mercado, J. Morell, A. B. Kennedy, M. Canals, S. Boc, S. Stripling, C. Anselmi, E. Rodriguez, E. Diaz, P. Diaz, and B. Baltes
9:00 AM
Using Probabilistic SLOSH Output to Improve Storm Surge Forecasting
Erik R. Nielsen, Colorado State Univ., Fort Collins, CO; and J. Rhome
9:15 AM
Assessment of CI-FLOW and remote sensing-derived flood depths during Hurricane Irene
Nicole C. Grams, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and M. Yuan, Y. Hong, J. J. Gourley, and K. M. Dresback
9:30 AM
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