Session 8 Quantifying and Communicating Risk

Thursday, 14 January 2016: 8:30 AM-9:45 AM
Room 255/257 ( New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center)
Host: Fourth Symposium on Building a Weather-Ready Nation: Enhancing Our Nationís Readiness, Responsiveness, and Resilience to High Impact Weather Events
Jennifer Sprague, NOAA/NWS, Strategic Planning and Policy, Silver Spring, MD and Pablo Santos, NOAA/NWS, Miami, Florida, Miami, FL

9:00 AM
A Diagnostic and Predictability Case Study: Was the Atlanta 2014 Snowmaggedon Rare?
Robert Daniel Haynes Jr., Georgia Institute of Technology, Tucker, GA; and V. Toma, J. I. Belanger, and L. G. Belanger
9:15 AM
Double Impact: When both Tornadoes and Flash Floods Threaten the Same Place at the Same Time
Erik R. Nielsen, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO; and G. R. Herman, R. Tournay, J. M. Peters, and R. S. Schumacher
9:30 AM
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