Session 14B Atmospheric Rivers and Other Extreme Climate Events—Part III

Thursday, 11 January 2018: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
Salon F (Hilton) (Austin, Texas)
Host: 31st Conference on Climate Variability and Change
Ruby Leung, PNNL, Richland, WA and Ashley E. Payne, Univ. of Michigan, Climate and Space Science and Engineering, Ann Arbor, MI

10:45 AM
Identification of Tropical–Extratropical Interactions and Extreme Precipitation Events in the Middle East Based on Stratospheric Potential Vorticity Intrusions and Poleward Moisture Transport
A. J. De Vries, Max Planck Institute for Chemistry, Mainz, Germany; and H. G. Ouwersloot, S. B. Feldstein, M. Riemer, A. M. El Kenawy, M. F. McCabe, and J. Lelieveld
11:00 AM
3-D Moisture Budget of Changes to Precipitation Extremes in a Warming Climate
Jesse Norris, Univ. of California, Los Angeles, CA; and G. Chen and J. D. Neelin
11:15 AM
Characteristics of Extreme Extratropical Cyclones in a Long Climate Model Simulation
Arielle J. Catalano, Rutgers Univ., New Brunswick, NJ; and A. J. Broccoli, S. Kapnick, and T. Janoski
11:30 AM
A Global Climatology of the Extratropical Transition of Tropical Cyclones
Melanie Bieli, Columbia Univ., New York, NY; and S. J. Camargo, A. H. Sobel, J. L. Evans, and T. M. Hall
11:45 AM
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