Session 11A Extreme Weather and Climate Change IV

Wednesday, 9 January 2013: 4:00 PM-5:30 PM
Ballroom B (Austin Convention Center)
Host: 25th Conference on Climate Variability and Change
Xiaolan Wang, EC, Climate Research Division, Toronto, ON

4:00 PM
Anatomy of an Extreme Event: The 2011 Texas Heat Wave and Drought
Martin Hoerling, NOAA ESRL, Boulder, CO; and A. Kumar, R. M. Dole, J. Nielsen-Gammon, J. K. Eischeid, J. Perlwitz, X. Quan, T. Zhang, P. Pegion, and M. Chen
4:15 PM
Toward Data-Intensive Drought Monitoring and Predictions to Mitigate Drought Impacts in the 21 Century
Jae H. Ryu, University of Idaho, Boise, ID; and M. Sohrabi and A. Acharya

4:30 PM
4:45 PM
5:15 PM
Geographic Distribution of Trends in Tropical Pacific Rainfall Extremes
Michael D. Klatt, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and M. L. Morrissey and J. S. Greene
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