85th AMS Annual Meeting

Session 1: Operation and Development of the Heat/Health Systems Chair: Robert E. Livezey, NOAA/National Weather Service

Monday, 10 January 2005: 9:00 AM-10:15 AM
Organizer:  Robert E. Livezey, NOAA/NWS
  9:00 AM
The Foundation of Heat/Health Warning Systems: Developmental Considerations
Laurence Kalkstein, Univ. of Delaware, Newark, DE; and J. D. Watts

  9:15 AM
The design and operation of heat watch-warning systems
Scott Sheridan, Department of Geography, Kent State University, Kent, OH

  10:00 AM
Extreme Heat and Health Impacts in California
Katharine Hayhoe, ATMOS Research & Consulting, South Bend, IN; and L. Kalkstein, N. L. Miller, S. Moser, S. C. Sheridan, and M. Dettinger