85th AMS Annual Meeting

Session 3: Ocean-atmosphere-land Observations, Models and Data Analysis

Tuesday, 11 January 2005: 1:30 PM-5:30 PM
Organizers:  Frank Aikman, NOAA, NOS, MMAP and Jay Titlow III, WeatherFlow, Inc.
  1:30 PM
Progress with the POL Coastal Observatory
Roger Proctor, Proudman Oceanographic Laboratory, Liverpool, United Kingdom; and J. Howarth and P. Knight

  1:45 PM
A 20+ year climatology of northwesterly surface wind along the California coast
Stephen V. Taylor, SIO/Univ. of California and Hydrologic Research Center, La Jolla, CA; and N. E. Graham, D. R. Cayan, and K. P. Georgakakos

  2:15 PM
Observations and modeling of the coastal meteorology of the United Arab Emirates during the Unified Aerosol Experiment (2004)
Rebecca E. Eager, North Carolina State Univ., Raleigh, NC; and S. Raman, P. Childs, R. P. Boyles, J. S. Reid, and D. Westphal

  2:30 PM
Influence of MODIS vegetation data on sea breeze forecasts along the Mississippi Gulf coast using a mesoscale weather prediction model

  3:00 PM
Seasonal evolution of the sea-land breeze circulation and its role in the precipitation climatology of northwestern Mexico
Michael Douglas, NOAA/NSSL, Norman, OK; and J. M. Galvez, J. F. Mejia, C. Brown, R. Orozco, and C. Watts


  3:15 PM
Observations and simulations of intense spring sea breezes along the New York New Jersey coast
Stanley David Gedzelman, The City College of New York, New York, NY; and K. Y. Kong and S. A. Austin

  3:30 PM
Do we understand the subtropical sea breeze?
John W. Nielsen-Gammon, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX; and K. R. Walter, C. C. Epifanio, and V. Chadwick

  4:00 PM
Prediction of Synoptic Current Reversals on the Louisiana-Texas Continental Shelf
Peter C. Chu, NPS, Monterey, CA; and L. M. Ivanov and O. Melnichenko

  4:15 PM
Decadal variations of Mixed Layer Depth and biological response in the southern California current
Hey-Jin Kim, SIO/Univ. Of California, La Jolla, CA; and A. Miller, D. Neilson, and J. McGowan

  4:30 PM
Airborne Doppler Wind Lidar Investigations of OLEs over the Eastern Pacific and the Implications for Flux Parameterizations
George D. Emmitt, Simpson Weather Associates, Charlottesville, VA; and C. O'Handley, S. Greco, R. Foster, and R. A. Brown

  4:45 PM
Design and performance of smart balloons during the 2004 AIRMAP campaign
Steven Businger, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI; and R. Johnson and R. W. Talbot

  5:00 PM
Coffee Break in Exhibit Hall