85th AMS Annual Meeting

Poster Session 3: Land Atmosphere Interactions Posters

Wednesday, 12 January 2005: 2:30 PM-4:00 PM
Organizers:  Deborah K. Nykanen, Minnesota State University and Kaye L. Brubaker, University of Maryland College Park
Water vapor turbulent flux over a heterogeneous landscape
Miliaritiana L. Robjhon, Howard University, Washington, DC; and E. Joseph and J. D. Fuentes

Verification of the North American Land Data Assimilation System (NLDAS) using data from Oklahoma Mesonet OASIS sites
Kodi L. Nemunaitis-Monroe, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and J. B. Basara, B. A. Cosgrove, D. Lohmann, and K. E. Mitchell

Variability of Penman-based evapotranspiration estimates in California
Hugo G. Hidalgo, SIO/Univ. Of California, La Jolla, CA; and D. R. Cayan and M. Dettinger

The search for linear correlations between atmospheric surface-layer fluxes and soil moisture across Oklahoma
Justin W. Monroe, Oklahoma Climatological Survey, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and J. B. Basara

The role of antecedent land surface conditions in warm season monsoon precipitation over northwestern Mexico, 1950-2002
Chunmei Zhu, University of Washington, Seattle, WA; and D. P. Lettenmaier and T. Cavazos

The impact of soil moisture initialization on seasonal precipitation in the West African Sahel using the Regional Spectral Model
Andrea M. Sealy, Howard University, Washington, DC; and E. Joseph, C. H. Lu, and H. M. H. Juang

Simulations-based Land Surface Sub-grid Parameterization
Hatim Sharif, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA; and N. L. Miller, W. Crow, and E. F. Wood

Remote sensing of forest-atmosphere exchanges
Qilong Min, ASRC, SUNY at Albany, Albany, NY; and B. Lin

Preliminary results of the meteorological environment near the restoring construction area of the Cheonggye stream in Seoul, Korea
Young-Gon Lee, KMA/METRI, Dongjak-gu, Seoul, South Korea; and H. H. Um and J. C. Nam

On the impact of weekly updated Green Vegetation Fraction in Noah Land Surface Model
Vince C. K. Wong, NOAA/NWS/NCEP, Camp Springs, MD; and K. E. Mitchell

Observations and Modeling of Evapotranspiration and Latent Heat Flux at Various Sites in North Carolina
Margaret W. P. Puryear, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC; and S. Raman, P. Childs, A. Syed, and R. Boyles

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Evaluating the use of the Atmospheric and EXchange Inverse (ALEXI) model in short-term prediction and mesoscale diagnosis
John R. Mecikalski, University of Alabama, Huntsville, AL; and S. M. Mackaro, M. C. Anderson, J. M. Norman, and J. B. Basara

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Evaluate the snow depletion curve theory in the American River basin with distributed snow model
Eylon Shamir, Hydrologic Research Center, San Diego, CA; and J. Wang, S. Taylor, and K. P. Georgakakos

Coupling a mosaic land surface scheme (SiBUC) with a nonhydrostatic atmospheric model (ARPS)
Kazuyoshi Souma, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Kyoto, Japan; and K. Tanaka, E. Nakakita, and S. Ikebuchi

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Correction of global precipitation products for systematic bias and orographic effects
Jennifer C Adam, University of Washington, Seattle, WA; and D. P. Lettenmaier, E. A. Clark, and E. F. Wood

Contribution of Land Surface States to Precipitation Variability in Boreal Summer with an Atmospheric General Circulation Model
Tomohito Yamada, Institute of Industrial Science, The University of Tokyo, Meguro, Tokyo, Japan; and S. Kanae and T. Oki


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CLIP: Modeling Land Use Change and Precipitation in Eastern Africa
Nathan J. Moore, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI; and B. M. Lofgren and J. Andresen

Analysis of multiple precipitation products and preliminary assessment of their impact on GLDAS land surface states

AGCM Biases in Evaporation Regime: Impact on Soil Moisture Memory and Land-Atmosphere Feedback
Sarith P. P. Mahanama, GEST and NASA/GSFC, Greenbelt, MD; and R. D. Koster

A 2-year climatology of land-surface energy fluxes using the ALEXI model
Jason A. Otkin, CIMSS/Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI; and M. C. Anderson and J. R. Mecikalski

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"Why are the lower level cumulus clouds often better organized near the east bank of the Tapajos River?" - a mechanistic study
Lixin Lu, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO; and A. S. Denning, M. A. F. Silva Dias, P. L. Silva Dias, and M. Longo

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