News from the National Climate Assessment, Hot Off the Press: Part I

- Indicates paper has been withdrawn from meeting
- Indicates an Award Winner
Wednesday, 9 January 2013: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM
Ballroom C (Austin Convention Center)
Hosts: (Joint between the 25th Conference on Climate Variability and Change; and the Fifth Symposium on Aerosol-Cloud-Climate Interactions )
Chair:  Emily Therese Cloyd, National Climate Assessment, US Global Change Research Program, Washington, DC
  8:30 AM
The National Climate Assessment: Overview and Key Findings [INVITED]
Kathy Jacobs, U.S. Global Change Research Program, Washington, DC; and J. Melillo
  9:00 AM
The U.S. National Climate Assessment: The Science of Climate Change [INVITED]
Donald J. Wuebbles, University of Illinois, Urbana, IL; and J. E. Walsh, K. Hayhoe, K. E. Kunkel, G. Stephens, P. Thorne, R. S. Vose, M. F. Wehner, and J. Willis
  9:15 AM
Assessing changes in Extreme Weather and Climate Events [INVITED]
Kenneth E. Kunkel, NOAA/Cooperative Institute for Climate and Satellites, Asheville, NC
  9:30 AM
Short-lived radiative forcings of the climate system [INVITED]
Graeme Stephens, JPL/California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA
  9:45 AM