Session 6 Hurricanes of 2017Part III

Tuesday, 9 January 2018: 1:30 PM-3:45 PM
Ballroom D (ACC) (Austin, Texas)
Host: Major Weather Events and Impacts of 2017
William Read, Former Director, National Hurricane Center, League City, TX

1:30 PM
Effective Messaging of Hurricane Harvey’s Impacts across South Texas
Mike Buchanan, NOAA/NWSFO, Corpus Christi, TX; and K. M. Wagner, T. Johnstone, and J. Metz
1:45 PM
Grappling with Harvey’s Extreme Rainfall (Invited Presentation)
David Novak, NOAA/NWS/NCEP, College Park, MD; and G. W. Carbin
2:00 PM
Tornadoes in a Flash Flood Emergency, a Messaging Challenge (Invited Presentation)
Jeffry S. Evans, NOAA/NWS/Weather Forecast Office, Dickinson, TX; and L. Wood and T. Johnstone
2:15 PM
NWS at Full Tilt: Supporting Operations for Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria
Jonathan Kurtz, NOAA/NWSFO, Norman, OK; and K. LaBelle, J. McNatt, C. McKinney, L. E. Pagano, A. Nieves, G. Heavener, C. Dalton, and C. Rothwell

3:00 PM
Effectively Issuing Warnings and Disseminating Information During Hurricane Maria when Observations, Radar and Communications Fails (Invited Presentation)
Travis Washington, NOAA/NWS Weather Forecast Office, Carolina, PR; and E. Rodriguez, R. Garcia-Hiraldo, I. Colon-Pagan, and G. Lojero
3:15 PM
High Impact Meteorology Supporting Response and Recovery During and After Two Devastating Hurricanes
Kevin Scharfenberg, NOAA, Miami, FL; and E. Rodriguez, E. Morales, A. Treadway, A. Devanas, J. Rizzo, M. J. Moreland, M. Davison, R. Cabrera, J. McNatt, and S. White
3:30 PM
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