Peter J. Webster Symposium

Program Chair: C. Zhang , Univ. of Miami/RSMAS

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Sunday, 7 January 2018

12:00 PM-4:00 PM: Sunday, 7 January 2018


WeatherFest
Location: Exhibit Hall 1 (ACC) (Austin, Texas)

4:00 PM-5:00 PM: Sunday, 7 January 2018

Tuesday, 9 January 2018

8:30 AM-9:00 AM: Tuesday, 9 January 2018

Recording files available
Session 1
Overview of Peter Webster's Contributions (Invited Presentation)
Location: Ballroom G (ACC) (Austin, Texas)
Host: Peter J. Webster Symposium
Chair: Chidong Zhang, PMEL

9:00 AM-10:00 AM: Tuesday, 9 January 2018

10:00 AM-10:30 AM: Tuesday, 9 January 2018


Coffee . Break

10:30 AM-12:00 PM: Tuesday, 9 January 2018

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Session 3
Tropical Dynamics and Waves (Invited Presentations)
Location: Ballroom G (ACC) (Austin, Texas)
Host: Peter J. Webster Symposium
Chair: Shuyi Chen, Univ. of Washington
11:00 AM
3.2
Equatorial Waves and Peter Webster
Matthew C. Wheeler, Bureau of Meteorology, Melbourne, Australia; and G. N. Kiladis
11:45 AM
3.5
Tropic World
Dennis L. Hartmann, Univ. of Washington, Seattle, WA; and B. D. Dygert

1:30 PM-2:30 PM: Tuesday, 9 January 2018

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Session 4
Predictability and Prediction (Invited Presentations)
Location: Ballroom G (ACC) (Austin, Texas)
Host: Peter J. Webster Symposium
Chair: Carolyn Reynolds, NRL
1:30 PM
4.1
Unified Prediction of Weather and Climate
T. N. Palmer, Univ. of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom

2:00 PM
4.2
Prediction of the MJO
Hyemi Kim, SUNY, Stony Brook, NY

2:15 PM
4.3

2:30 PM-3:30 PM: Tuesday, 9 January 2018

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Session 5
Monsoons (Invited Presentations)
Location: Ballroom G (ACC) (Austin, Texas)
Host: Peter J. Webster Symposium
Chair: Song Yang, Sun Yat-sen Univ.
2:30 PM
5.1
The Asian Aerosol–Monsoon Climate System: A New Paradigm
William K. M. Lau, Univ. of Maryland, College Park, MD

3:30 PM-3:45 PM: Tuesday, 9 January 2018


Session 6
Concluding Remarks from Peter Webster
Location: Ballroom G (ACC) (Austin, Texas)
Host: Peter J. Webster Symposium
Chair: Chidong Zhang, PMEL

3:45 PM-5:30 PM: Tuesday, 9 January 2018


Formal Poster Viewing with Coffee Break
Location: Exhibit Hall 3 (ACC) (Austin, Texas)

Poster Session 1
Air–Sea Interactions and Tropical Cyclones Posters
Location: Exhibit Hall 3 (ACC) (Austin, Texas)
Host: Peter J. Webster Symposium
Cochairs: Violeta Toma, Climate Forecast Applications Network; Hyemi Kim, SUNY
400
Inter-Annual Variability of Air–Sea Fluxes over the Arabian Sea and Bay of Bengal; Evolution during a Monsoon Cycle and Impacts of Cyclones
Kristina Katsaros, Northwest Research Associates, Inc., Redmond, WA; and A. Bentamy, R. T. Pinker, J. Carton, W. Chen, and W. T. Liu

402
404
Direct and Indirect Ocean Feedbacks to the MJO in Four GCM Experiments
Charlotte A. DeMott, Colorado State Univ., Fort Collins, CO; and N. P. Klingaman, W. L. Tseng, M. A. Burt, and D. A. Randall

407

Poster Session 2
Tropical Convection and Waves Posters
Location: Exhibit Hall 3 (ACC) (Austin, Texas)
Host: Peter J. Webster Symposium
Cochairs: Violeta Toma, Climate Forecast Applications Network; Hyemi Kim, SUNY
413
Sensitivity of Simulated African Easterly Wave Stormtrack to Orographic Effects
Joshua Dylan White, North Carolina State Univ., Raleigh, NC; and A. R. Aiyyer


Poster Session 3
Predictability and Prediction Posters
Location: Exhibit Hall 3 (ACC) (Austin, Texas)
Host: Peter J. Webster Symposium
Cochairs: Violeta Toma, Climate Forecast Applications Network; Hyemi Kim, SUNY
422
Evaluation of Model Performance over the Maritime Continent
Carolyn A. Reynolds, NRL, Monterey, CA; and N. P. Barton, S. Chen, M. K. Flatau, J. Ridout, M. A. Janiga, T. Jensen, E. J. Metzger, J. G. Richman, and D. B. Baranowski

423
Transforming Atmospheric and Remotely Sensed Information to Hydrologic Predictability in South Asia
Thomas M. Hopson, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and S. Priya, E. Riddle, D. P. Broman, J. Boehnert, K. Sampson, R. Brakenridge, C. M. Birkett, A. J. Kettner, W. Y. Y. Cheng, B. Rajagopalan, W. Young, D. C. Collins, D. Rostkier-Edelstein, A. K. M. S. Islam, F. Pappenberger, E. Zsoter, R. Emerton, D. Singh, and P. J. Webster

424
425
Hindcast of Seasonal Tropical Cyclone Activity Using Sea Surface Temperature from CESM Decadal Predictions
Wei-Ching Hsu, Texas A&M Univ., College Station, TX; and D. Fu, P. Chang, C. Patricola, R. Saravanan, S. Yeager, and G. Danabasoglu


Poster Session 4
Monsoons Posters
Location: Exhibit Hall 3 (ACC) (Austin, Texas)
Host: Peter J. Webster Symposium
Cochairs: Violeta Toma, Climate Forecast Applications Network; Hyemi Kim, SUNY
427
Response of Monsoon Low Pressure Systems to a Warming Environment
Sandeep Sukumaran, New York Univ., Abu Dhabi, UAE; and A. Ravindran, W. Boos, V. Praveen, and T. P. Sabin

428
Attribution of Delayed Revival of the Indian Summer Monsoon Rainfall
Qinjian Jin, MIT, Cambridge, MA; and C. Wang

432
Tropical Indian Ocean Warming Contributions to China Winter Climate Variations
Qigang Wu, Nanjing Univ., Nanjing, China; and Y. Yao and S. Liu

433
Coupling Modes of Climatological Intraseasonal Oscillation in the East Asian Summer Monsoon
Congwen Zhu Sr., Chinese Academy of Meteorological Sciences, Beijing, China

436
Preliminary Survey of Extreme Weather Events in Southern Brazil
Dirceu Luis Herdies, National Institute for Space Research, Cachoeira Paulista, Brazil; and T. Steffane, C. D. S. Cardoso, L. A. de Paula, M. F. L. Quadro, and L. G. G. D. Goncalves

437
The midsummer drought: A review of the its dynamic elements
Víctor O. Magaña, Univ. Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Mexico City, Mexico; and E. Herrera

438
Evaluating Variable Resolution-CESM for the North American Monsoon System
Sarahi Arriaga-Ramirez, Univ. of California, Davis, CA; and T. A. O'Brien, A. M. Rhoades, and P. Ullrich

439
Updated Quantification of ENSO Influence on Statistical Distribution of Surface Variables
Fernando E. Hirata, Climate Forecast Applications Network, Reno, NV; and V. Toma and P. J. Webster

441
The Synchronized Climate System as Seen from the Instrumental Record
Peter Carl, ASWEX - Applied Water Research, Berlin, Germany

6:30 PM-8:30 PM: Tuesday, 9 January 2018


Peter J. Webster Symposium Banquet
Location: Ballroom A (ACC) (Austin, Texas)

Wednesday, 10 January 2018

12:00 PM-1:30 PM: Wednesday, 10 January 2018


Lunch Break