Special Symposium on Severe Local Storms: The Current State of the Science and Understanding Impacts

Program Chairs: Daniel J. Miller , NOAA/NWS/WFO ; Adam Houston , University of Nebraska

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Sunday, 2 February 2014

9:00 AM-6:00 PM: Sunday, 2 February 2014


Registration Open for Annual Meeting

Monday, 3 February 2014

7:30 AM-5:30 PM: Monday, 3 February 2014


Registration Continues through February 5

9:00 AM-10:30 AM: Monday, 3 February 2014

Recording files available
Plenary Session 1
14th Presidential Forum: Extreme Weather, Climate, and the Built Environment: New Perspectives, Opportunities, and Tools
Location: Thomas Murphy Ballroom (The Georgia World Congress Center )
Hosts: (Joint between the Second Symposium on Prediction of the Madden-Julian Oscillation: Impacts on Weather and Climate Extremes; the 14th Presidential Forum; the Second Symposium on the Joint Center for Satellite Data Assimilation; the Superstorm Sandy and the Built Environment: New Perspectives, Opportunities, and Tools; the Stanley A. Changnon Symposium; the Edward S. Epstein Symposium; the 30th Conference on Environmental Information Processing Technologies; the 28th Conference on Hydrology; the 26th Conference on Climate Variability and Change; the 26th Conference on Weather Analysis and Forecasting / 22nd Conference on Numerical Weather Prediction; the 23rd Symposium on Education; the 22nd Conference on Probability and Statistics in the Atmospheric Sciences; the 18th Joint Conference on the Applications of Air Pollution Meteorology with the A&WMA; the 18th Conference on Integrated Observing and Assimilation Systems for the Atmosphere, Oceans, and Land Surface (IOAS-AOLS); the 16th Conference on Atmospheric Chemistry; the 12th Conference on Artificial and Computational Intelligence and its Applications to the Environmental Sciences; the 12th History Symposium; the 12th Symposium on the Coastal Environment; the 11th Conference on Space Weather; the 11th Symposium on the Urban Environment; the Tenth Annual Symposium on New Generation Operational Environmental Satellite Systems; the Ninth Symposium on Policy and Socio-Economic Research; the Sixth Symposium on Aerosol-Cloud-Climate Interactions; the Fifth Conference on Weather, Climate, and the New Energy Economy; the Fifth Conference on Environment and Health; the Fourth Aviation, Range, and Aerospace Meteorology Special Symposium; the Fourth Conference on Transition of Research to Operations; the Fourth Symposium on Advances in Modeling and Analysis Using Python; the Second Symposium on the Weather and Climate Enterprise; the Second Symposium on Building a Weather-Ready Nation: Enhancing Our Nationís Readiness, Responsiveness, and Resilience to High Impact Weather Events; and the Special Symposium on Severe Local Storms: The Current State of the Science and Understanding Impacts )
Moderator: Margaret Davidson, NOAA/Office for Coastal Management
Panelists: Leslie Chapman-Henderson, Federal Alliance for Safe Homes; David Perkes, Mississippi State Univ.; Ellis Stanley, Hammerman & Gainer International, Inc.; David W. Titley, Penn State University; Peter Kareiva, The Nature Conservancy
Speaker: Andy Revkin, Dot Earth blogger, The New York Times, and Senior Fellow for Environmental Understanding, Pace University
  9:00 AM
Welcoming Remarks

  9:05 AM
PL1.1
The New Communication Climate - An exploration of tools and traits that give the best chance of success in facing a fast-forward media landscape and changing climate
Andy Revkin, Dot Earth blogger, The New York Times, and Senior Fellow for Environmental Understanding, Pace University, New York, NY
  9:25 AM
Panel Discussion

  10:25 AM
Concluding Remarks

Tuesday, 4 February 2014

5:00 PM-6:00 PM: Tuesday, 4 February 2014

Recording files available
Session 1
Bernhard Haurwitz Memorial Lecture
Location: Room C106 (The Georgia World Congress Center )
Hosts: (Joint between the 26th Conference on Climate Variability and Change; the 14th Presidential Forum; the Second Symposium on Prediction of the Madden-Julian Oscillation: Impacts on Weather and Climate Extremes; the Second Symposium on the Joint Center for Satellite Data Assimilation; the Stanley A. Changnon Symposium; the 30th Conference on Environmental Information Processing Technologies; the 28th Conference on Hydrology; the 26th Conference on Weather Analysis and Forecasting / 22nd Conference on Numerical Weather Prediction; the 23rd Symposium on Education; the 22nd Conference on Probability and Statistics in the Atmospheric Sciences; the 18th Joint Conference on the Applications of Air Pollution Meteorology with the A&WMA; the 18th Conference on Integrated Observing and Assimilation Systems for the Atmosphere, Oceans, and Land Surface (IOAS-AOLS); the 16th Conference on Atmospheric Chemistry; the 12th Conference on Artificial and Computational Intelligence and its Applications to the Environmental Sciences; the 12th History Symposium; the 12th Symposium on the Coastal Environment; the 11th Conference on Space Weather; the 11th Symposium on the Urban Environment; the Tenth Annual Symposium on New Generation Operational Environmental Satellite Systems; the Ninth Symposium on Policy and Socio-Economic Research; the Sixth Symposium on Aerosol-Cloud-Climate Interactions; the Fifth Conference on Weather, Climate, and the New Energy Economy; the Fifth Conference on Environment and Health; the Fourth Aviation, Range, and Aerospace Meteorology Special Symposium; the Fourth Conference on Transition of Research to Operations; the Fourth Symposium on Advances in Modeling and Analysis Using Python; the Second Symposium on the Weather and Climate Enterprise; the Second Symposium on Building a Weather-Ready Nation: Enhancing Our Nationís Readiness, Responsiveness, and Resilience to High Impact Weather Events; the Major Weather Events and Societal Impacts of 2013; and the Special Symposium on Severe Local Storms: The Current State of the Science and Understanding Impacts )
  5:00 PM
L1.1
Towards a general theory of global monsoons (Invited Presentation)
Peter J. Webster, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA

Wednesday, 5 February 2014

8:20 AM-10:00 AM: Wednesday, 5 February 2014

Recording files available
Session 1
Invited Talks: The Current State of the Science and Understanding Impacts, Part I
Location: Room C109 (The Georgia World Congress Center )
Host: Special Symposium on Severe Local Storms: The Current State of the Science and Understanding Impacts
Chair: Adam L. Houston, University of Nebraska
  8:20 AM
Welcoming Remarks

  8:30 AM
1.1
  9:00 AM
1.2
Microphysics in severe convective storms
Matthew R. Kumjian, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA

9:00 AM-11:00 AM: Wednesday, 5 February 2014


Spouses' Coffee

10:00 AM-10:30 AM: Wednesday, 5 February 2014


Coffee Break

Meet the President
Location: Room C103 (The Georgia World Congress Center )

10:30 AM-12:00 PM: Wednesday, 5 February 2014

Recording files available
Session 2
Invited Talks: The Current State of the Science and Understanding Impacts, Part II
Location: Room C109 (The Georgia World Congress Center )
Host: Special Symposium on Severe Local Storms: The Current State of the Science and Understanding Impacts
Chair: Adam L. Houston, University of Nebraska
  11:30 AM
2.3
Severe Convective Windstorms
Alexander D. Schenkman, CAPS/Univ. of Oklahoma, Norman, OK

12:00 PM-1:30 PM: Wednesday, 5 February 2014


Lunch Break

Women in the Atmospheric Sciences Luncheon: A Conversation about the Future
Location: Room C112 (The Georgia World Congress Center )

1:30 PM-2:30 PM: Wednesday, 5 February 2014

Recording files available
Lecture 2
Horton Lecture
Location: Georgia Ballroom 1 (The Georgia World Congress Center )
Hosts: (Joint between the 28th Conference on Hydrology; the Second Symposium on Prediction of the Madden-Julian Oscillation: Impacts on Weather and Climate Extremes; the Second Symposium on the Joint Center for Satellite Data Assimilation; the Edward S. Epstein Symposium; the 30th Conference on Environmental Information Processing Technologies; the 26th Conference on Climate Variability and Change; the 26th Conference on Weather Analysis and Forecasting / 22nd Conference on Numerical Weather Prediction; the 23rd Symposium on Education; the 22nd Conference on Probability and Statistics in the Atmospheric Sciences; the 18th Joint Conference on the Applications of Air Pollution Meteorology with the A&WMA; the 18th Conference on Integrated Observing and Assimilation Systems for the Atmosphere, Oceans, and Land Surface (IOAS-AOLS); the 16th Conference on Atmospheric Chemistry; the 12th Conference on Artificial and Computational Intelligence and its Applications to the Environmental Sciences; the 12th History Symposium; the 12th Symposium on the Coastal Environment; the 11th Conference on Space Weather; the 11th Symposium on the Urban Environment; the Tenth Annual Symposium on New Generation Operational Environmental Satellite Systems; the Ninth Symposium on Policy and Socio-Economic Research; the Seventh Annual CCM Forum: Certified Consulting Meteorologists; the Sixth Symposium on Aerosol-Cloud-Climate Interactions; the Fifth Conference on Weather, Climate, and the New Energy Economy; the Fifth Conference on Environment and Health; the Fourth Aviation, Range, and Aerospace Meteorology Special Symposium; the Fourth Conference on Transition of Research to Operations; the Fourth Symposium on Advances in Modeling and Analysis Using Python; the Second Symposium on the Weather and Climate Enterprise; the Second Symposium on Building a Weather-Ready Nation: Enhancing Our Nationís Readiness, Responsiveness, and Resilience to High Impact Weather Events; and the Special Symposium on Severe Local Storms: The Current State of the Science and Understanding Impacts )
Recording files available
Session 3
Invited Talks: The Current State of the Science and Understanding Impacts, Part III
Location: Room C109 (The Georgia World Congress Center )
Host: Special Symposium on Severe Local Storms: The Current State of the Science and Understanding Impacts
Chair: Daniel J. Miller, NOAA/NWS Weather Forecast Office

2:30 PM-3:55 PM: Wednesday, 5 February 2014


Poster Session 14
Data Assimilation Techniques and Examples
Location: Hall C3 (The Georgia World Congress Center )
Host: Special Symposium on Severe Local Storms: The Current State of the Science and Understanding Impacts
Cochairs: Daniel J. Miller, NOAA/NWS Weather Forecast Office; Adam L. Houston, University of Nebraska
 
848
Case Studies of Severe Storms during HWT 2013 Using Variational LAPS
Hongli Jiang, NOAA/ESRL/GSD, Boulder, CO; and S. Albers, I. Jankov, Y. Xie, Z. toth, and R. M. Rabin

 
849
Automated tornadic vortex wind retrievals from radar observations
Qin Xu, NOAA/NSSL, Norman, OK; and L. Wei and K. Nai

Handout (1.8 MB)

 
850
Multiple Doppler Analysis for 20 May 2013 tornadic supercell using a 3DVAR Method
Jidong Gao, NSSL/NOAA, Norman, OK; and A. J. Clark, T. M. Smith, and D. J. Stensrud


Poster Session 15
Numerical Weather Prediction and Impact of New Observations
Location: Hall C3 (The Georgia World Congress Center )
Host: Special Symposium on Severe Local Storms: The Current State of the Science and Understanding Impacts
Cochairs: Daniel J. Miller, NOAA/NWS Weather Forecast Office; Adam L. Houston, University of Nebraska
 
853
Initial Analysis and Forecasts of the 31 May 2013 El Reno Tornadic Storm: Impact from Rapid-Scan Phased Array Radar (PAR)
Patrick S. Skinner, Texas Tech Univ., Lubbock, TX; and L. J. Wicker, P. L. Heinselman, and D. J. Stensrud

Handout (6.0 MB)

 
854
High-Resolution Rapid Refresh Prediction of Tornadic Supercells in the U.S. Southern Plains During May 2013
Curtis Alexander, NOAA Earth System Research Laboratory, Boulder, CO; and D. C. Dowell, S. S. Weygandt, E. P. James, and S. G. Benjamin

2:30 PM-4:00 PM: Wednesday, 5 February 2014


Formal Poster Viewing with Coffee Break
Location: Hall C3 (The Georgia World Congress Center )

Poster Session 1
Tornadogenesis
Location: Hall C3 (The Georgia World Congress Center )
Host: Special Symposium on Severe Local Storms: The Current State of the Science and Understanding Impacts
Cochairs: Daniel J. Miller, NOAA/NWS Weather Forecast Office; Adam L. Houston, University of Nebraska
 
805
 
806

Poster Session 2
Tornado vortex dynamics
Location: Hall C3 (The Georgia World Congress Center )
Host: Special Symposium on Severe Local Storms: The Current State of the Science and Understanding Impacts
Cochairs: Daniel J. Miller, NOAA/NWS Weather Forecast Office; Adam L. Houston, University of Nebraska
 
807
Vortex-vortex interactions and superhelicity in tornadic development and evolution
Marcus L. BŁker, Western Illinois University, Macomb, IL; and G. J. Tripoli

 
808
Possible Implications of a Vortex Gas Model and Self-Similarity for Tornadogenesis and Maintenance
Douglas P. Dokken, University of St. Thomas, St. Paul, MN; and M. Shvartsman, K. Scholz, P. BelŪk, C. K. Potvin, B. A. Dahl, and A. McGovern

Handout (2.5 MB)

 
810
Vortex processes in an idealized tornadic supercell
Luke Odell, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI; and G. J. Tripoli, S. T. Trevorrow, and M. L. Buker


Poster Session 3
Supercell/tornado research
Location: Hall C3 (The Georgia World Congress Center )
Host: Special Symposium on Severe Local Storms: The Current State of the Science and Understanding Impacts
Cochairs: Daniel J. Miller, NOAA/NWS Weather Forecast Office; Adam L. Houston, University of Nebraska
 
811
Recent Developments in Our Understanding of Tornadic Storms
Yvette P. Richardson, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA; and P. M. Markowski, J. Marquis, and R. M. Hastings

 
813
 
814
The Impact of Squall Line-generated environmental perturbations on isolated convective storms
Adam J. French, South Dakota School of Mines and Technology, Rapid City, SD

Handout (3.5 MB)

 
815
A Numerical Simulation of a Long-Track EF5 Tornado Embedded Within a Supercell
Leigh Orf, Central Michigan University, Mount Pleasant, MI; and R. Wilhelmson and L. J. Wicker

Handout (37.5 MB)

 
816
Potential Vorticity Upscale Feedbacks Observed During the Mesoscale Predictability Experiment (MPEX)
Joseph M. Woznicki, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN; and R. J. Trapp

 
817
Mobile, polarimetric Doppler radar observations of supercell hook echoes during VORTEX2
Michael M. French, NOAA/NSSL, Norman, OK; and L. J. Wicker, D. W. Burgess, and E. R. Mansell

 
818
The 6 May 2010 Elevated Supercell During VORTEX2
Christopher W. MacIntosh, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC; and M. D. Parker


Poster Session 4
Deep convection initiation, hail, and flooding
Location: Hall C3 (The Georgia World Congress Center )
Host: Special Symposium on Severe Local Storms: The Current State of the Science and Understanding Impacts
Cochairs: Daniel J. Miller, NOAA/NWS Weather Forecast Office; Adam L. Houston, University of Nebraska
 
819
Observations of Hailstone Characteristics in Multi-cell and Supercell Thunderstorms
Ian M. Giammanco, Insurance Institute for Business & Home Safety, Richburg, SC; and T. M. Brown
Manuscript (592.0 kB)

Handout (2.5 MB)

 
820
An Investigation of Convective Initiation within Dryline Zones
Matthew S. Stalley, National Weather Service, FWD WFO, Fort Worth, TX; and J. A. Brotzge


Poster Session 5
Total lightning
Location: Hall C3 (The Georgia World Congress Center )
Host: Special Symposium on Severe Local Storms: The Current State of the Science and Understanding Impacts
Cochairs: Daniel J. Miller, NOAA/NWS Weather Forecast Office; Adam L. Houston, University of Nebraska
 
822
Spatiotemporal Analysis of Total Lightning Data for Assessing their Utility in Warning of Pulse-Type Thunderstorm Severity
Andrew W. Ellis, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA; and P. W. Miller and S. J. Keighton

 
823
A Total Lightning Perspective of the 20 May 2013 Moore, Oklahoma Supercell
Geoffrey T. Stano, ENSCO, Inc./NASA Short-term Prediction Research and Transition Center, Huntsville, AL; and C. J. Schultz, L. D. Carey, D. R. MacGorman, and K. M. Calhoun


Poster Session 6
20 May 2013 central Oklahoma tornadoes
Location: Hall C3 (The Georgia World Congress Center )
Host: Special Symposium on Severe Local Storms: The Current State of the Science and Understanding Impacts
Cochairs: Daniel J. Miller, NOAA/NWS Weather Forecast Office; Adam L. Houston, University of Nebraska
 
824
The 20 May Newcastle-Moore, Oklahoma EF-5 Tornado: High Temporal Resolution Observations Using the PX-1000 Polarimetric X-band Radar
James M. Kurdzo, Advanced Radar Research Center/University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and B. L. Cheong, D. J. Bodine, and R. D. Palmer

 
825
Tornadic Supercells in Central Oklahoma on May 19, 20, and 31 of 2013: NSSL Radar Data
Donald W. Burgess, CIMMS/Univ. of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and V. Melnikov, D. Priegnitz, R. A. Brown, P. Heinsleman, E. Mansel, and V. Wood

Handout (3.6 MB)

 
827
New perspectives on using multi-instrument hyperspectral sounder information in the analysis of severe local storms
Elisabeth Weisz, Space Science and Engineering Center/University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI; and N. Smith and W. L. Smith Sr.

 
828
Damage Survey and Analysis of the 20 May 2013 Newcastle-Moore, OK, EF-5 Tornado
Kiel L. Ortega, Univ. of Oklahoma/CIMMS/NSSL, Norman, OK ; and D. W. Burgess, G. S. Garfield, C. Karstens, J. G. LaDue, T. P. Marshall, T. C. Meyer, B. R. Smith, R. Smith, D. Speheger, and G. J. Stumpf
Manuscript (1003.1 kB)

Handout (5.7 MB)

 
829
Aerial Damage Survey Analysis of the 20 May 2013 Moore Tornado
Kelly M. Butler, Lyndon State College, Lyndonville, VT; and K. R. Flynn, N. T. Atkins, and R. Wakimoto
Manuscript (22.8 kB)


Poster Session 7
Tornado damage
Location: Hall C3 (The Georgia World Congress Center )
Host: Special Symposium on Severe Local Storms: The Current State of the Science and Understanding Impacts
Cochairs: Daniel J. Miller, NOAA/NWS Weather Forecast Office; Adam L. Houston, University of Nebraska
 
830
Assessing the Moore, Oklahoma (2013) Tornado Using the National Weather Service Damage Assessment Toolkit
J. Parks Camp, NOAA/NWS, Tallahassee, FL; and L. P. Rothfusz, A. Anderson, D. Speheger, K. L. Ortega, and B. R. Smith

 
831
Side-by-side tree and house damage in the May 2013 Moore, OK EF-5 tornado: Lessons for the Enhanced Fujita scale
Chris J. Peterson, University of Georgia, Athens, GA; and C. M. Godfrey
Manuscript (763.9 kB)

Handout (805.2 kB)

 
832
Estimating Enhanced Fujita Scale Levels Based on Forest Damage Severity
Christopher M. Godfrey, University of North Carolina, Asheville, NC; and C. J. Peterson
Manuscript (1.8 MB)

Handout (5.1 MB)


Poster Session 8
Societal Impacts
Location: Hall C3 (The Georgia World Congress Center )
Host: Special Symposium on Severe Local Storms: The Current State of the Science and Understanding Impacts
Cochairs: Daniel J. Miller, NOAA/NWS Weather Forecast Office; Adam L. Houston, University of Nebraska
 
833
Evaluating lead time differences on residents' responses to a tornado warning
Matthew J. Frazier, University of Alabama, Huntsville, AL; and M. A. O'Brien and E. V. Schultz

 
834

Poster Session 9
TVS and Debris Signatures
Location: Hall C3 (The Georgia World Congress Center )
Host: Special Symposium on Severe Local Storms: The Current State of the Science and Understanding Impacts
Cochairs: Daniel J. Miller, NOAA/NWS Weather Forecast Office; Adam L. Houston, University of Nebraska
 
836
Automated detection of tornado debris signature paths
Travis M. Smith, CIMMS/Univ. of Oklahoma and NOAA/NSSL, Norman, OK; and D. M. Kingfield and K. L. Ortega

Handout (3.5 MB)


Poster Session 10
Reflectivity Waves and Mergers
Location: Hall C3 (The Georgia World Congress Center )
Host: Special Symposium on Severe Local Storms: The Current State of the Science and Understanding Impacts
Cochairs: Daniel J. Miller, NOAA/NWS Weather Forecast Office; Adam L. Houston, University of Nebraska
 
837
 
838

Poster Session 11
Climatologies
Location: Hall C3 (The Georgia World Congress Center )
Host: Special Symposium on Severe Local Storms: The Current State of the Science and Understanding Impacts
Cochairs: Daniel J. Miller, NOAA/NWS Weather Forecast Office; Adam L. Houston, University of Nebraska
 
839
Tornado and Severe Hail Environments of Turkey
Abdullah Kahraman, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA; and P. Markowski

 
840
A New Historical Tornado Climatology for Australia
John T. Allen, International Research Institute for Climate and Society/Columbia University, Palisades, NY; and E. R. Allen

 
841
Adjusted Tornado Probabilities
Holly M. Widen, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL; and J. Elsner

 
842
Progressive Derechos in the Presence of Closed Upper-level Subtropical Anticyclones
Corey T. Guastini, SUNY/University at Albany, Albany, NY; and L. F. Bosart


Poster Session 12
QLCS Tornadoes
Location: Hall C3 (The Georgia World Congress Center )
Host: Special Symposium on Severe Local Storms: The Current State of the Science and Understanding Impacts
Cochairs: Daniel J. Miller, NOAA/NWS Weather Forecast Office; Adam L. Houston, University of Nebraska
 
843
Characteristics of Atypical Damaging Mesovortices in Quasi-Linear Convective Systems: Science and Warning Challenges
Steven Zubrick, NWS Weather Forecast Office, Sterling, VA; and M. R. Kramar, J. R. Klein, and J. E. Lee

 
844
High-Resolution Observations of a Tornado-Producing Quasi-Linear Convective System
Anthony W. Lyza, Univ. of Alabama in Huntsville, Huntsville, AL; and K. Knupp


Poster Session 13
MCS/Derechos
Location: Hall C3 (The Georgia World Congress Center )
Host: Special Symposium on Severe Local Storms: The Current State of the Science and Understanding Impacts
Cochairs: Daniel J. Miller, NOAA/NWS Weather Forecast Office; Adam L. Houston, University of Nebraska

4:00 PM-5:45 PM: Wednesday, 5 February 2014

Recording files available
Session 4
Invited Talks: The Current State of the Science and Understanding Impacts, Part IV
Location: Room C109 (The Georgia World Congress Center )
Host: Special Symposium on Severe Local Storms: The Current State of the Science and Understanding Impacts
Chair: Daniel J. Miller, NOAA/NWS/WFO
  4:30 PM
4.2
Advancements in Radar Technology to Detect Severe Local Storms
Pamela L. Heinselman, NOAA/NSSL, Norman, OK; and D. W. Burgess
  5:30 PM
Concluding Remarks

5:00 PM-6:00 PM: Wednesday, 5 February 2014

Recording files available
Lecture 3
Walter Orr Roberts Lecture
Location: Room C113 (The Georgia World Congress Center )
Hosts: (Joint between the 16th Conference on Atmospheric Chemistry; the Second Symposium on Prediction of the Madden-Julian Oscillation: Impacts on Weather and Climate Extremes; the Second Symposium on the Joint Center for Satellite Data Assimilation; the Stanley A. Changnon Symposium; the Edward S. Epstein Symposium; the 30th Conference on Environmental Information Processing Technologies; the 28th Conference on Hydrology; the 26th Conference on Climate Variability and Change; the 26th Conference on Weather Analysis and Forecasting / 22nd Conference on Numerical Weather Prediction; the 23rd Symposium on Education; the 22nd Conference on Probability and Statistics in the Atmospheric Sciences; the 18th Joint Conference on the Applications of Air Pollution Meteorology with the A&WMA; the 18th Conference on Integrated Observing and Assimilation Systems for the Atmosphere, Oceans, and Land Surface (IOAS-AOLS); the 12th Conference on Artificial and Computational Intelligence and its Applications to the Environmental Sciences; the 12th History Symposium; the 12th Symposium on the Coastal Environment; the 11th Conference on Space Weather; the 11th Symposium on the Urban Environment; the Tenth Annual Symposium on New Generation Operational Environmental Satellite Systems; the Ninth Symposium on Policy and Socio-Economic Research; the Seventh Annual CCM Forum: Certified Consulting Meteorologists; the Sixth Symposium on Aerosol-Cloud-Climate Interactions; the Fifth Conference on Weather, Climate, and the New Energy Economy; the Fifth Conference on Environment and Health; the Fourth Aviation, Range, and Aerospace Meteorology Special Symposium; the Fourth Conference on Transition of Research to Operations; the Fourth Symposium on Advances in Modeling and Analysis Using Python; the Second Symposium on the Weather and Climate Enterprise; the Second Symposium on Building a Weather-Ready Nation: Enhancing Our Nationís Readiness, Responsiveness, and Resilience to High Impact Weather Events; and the Special Symposium on Severe Local Storms: The Current State of the Science and Understanding Impacts )
  5:00 PM
L3.1

5:30 PM-6:30 PM: Wednesday, 5 February 2014


Awards Banquet Reception in the Exhibit Hall

7:00 PM-10:00 PM: Wednesday, 5 February 2014


94th AMS Awards Banquet