85th AMS Annual Meeting

Joint Session 5: The use of climate forecasts for water resources planning and management (Joint between the Limited Water Supply Symposium and the 19th Confernce on Hydrology) (parallel with Session 2)

Tuesday, 11 January 2005: 8:30 AM-9:45 AM
Chair:  David Reynolds, NOAA/NWSFO
  8:30 AM
Experimental real-time seasonal hydrologic forecast system for the western U.S.
Andrew W. Wood, University of Washington, Seattle, WA; and D. P. Lettenmaier

  8:45 AM
Effects of climate variability on hydropower production and covariability with energy demand in California and the Pacific Northwest
Alan F. Hamlet, JISAO Climate Impacts Group and the Dept. of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Univ. of Washington, Seattle, WA; and N. Voisin, D. Lettenmaier, and D. W. Pierce

  9:00 AM
Creative Application of Hydro-Climate Predictions for a Drought Management Plan
John F. Henz, HDR Engineering, Inc; Denver, Colorado, Denver, CO; and W. J. Badini