Session 5A Individual Responses to Extreme Weather

Tuesday, 9 January 2018: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
Ballroom F (ACC) (Austin, Texas)
Host: 13th Symposium on Societal Applications: Policy, Research and Practice
Kathleen Sherman-Morris, Mississippi State University, Geosciences, Mississippi State, MS

10:30 AM
The Weather Channel Heuristic: Potential Evidence for a Sleeper Effect when Naming Storms
Adam M. Rainear, Univ. of Connecticut, Storrs, CT; and X. Lin, K. A. Lachlan, and P. R. Spence
10:45 AM
A Difference in the Details: Assessing the Impact of Region on Tornado Threat Awareness and Knowledge
Makenzie Krocak, Cooperative Institute for Mesoscale Meteorological Studies, Norman, OK; and J. T. Ripberger, H. Jenkins-Smith, and C. Silva
11:00 AM
Biases and Heuristics in Warning Response
Alyssa Cannistraci, NOAA, Sykesville, MD; and K. Klockow and A. Gerard
11:15 AM
Why Don't They Leave? Examining Barriers That Prevent Protective Actions During Severe Weather Events
Cassandra A Shivers-Williams, Howard Univ., Washington, DC; and A. P. Cole Dixon and T. Adams
11:30 AM
Envisioning Flood Risk: Communicating Storm Surge Forecasts Through Maps and 3D Visualizations
Olga Wilhelmi, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and J. Boehnert, H. Lazrus, J. Gambill, R. E. Morss, J. L. Demuth, K. Dickinson, and C. Langemeier
11:45 AM
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