Session 2A Role of Water in Shaping Features of the Climate System

Monday, 8 January 2018: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
Salon F (Hilton) (Austin, Texas)
Host: 31st Conference on Climate Variability and Change
Jonathan E. Martin, Univ. of Wisconsin–Madison, Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences, Madison, WI and Samuel N. Stechmann, Univ. of Wisconsin, Department of Mathematics and Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences, Madison, WI

10:30 AM
10:45 AM
Assessing the Impacts of Climate Variability on Extratropical Cyclone Development and Strength
Gregory Tierney, North Carolina State Univ., Raleigh, NC; and D. J. Posselt and J. F. Booth
11:00 AM
Moist Baroclinic Instability over a Wide Range of Climates: From Periodic Waves to Diabatic Rossby Vortices
Paul A. O'Gorman, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA; and T. M. Merlis and M. S. Singh
11:15 AM
11:30 AM
11:45 AM
The Sensitivity of the Water Vapor Budget to SSTs and Aerosols within Radiative Equilibrium Experiments
Susan C. van den Heever, Colorado State Univ., Fort Collins, CO; and L. D. Grant, S. R. Herbener, and S. M. Saleeby
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