85th AMS Annual Meeting

Session 5: Extreme Water Cycle Events III

Wednesday, 12 January 2005: 4:00 PM-5:15 PM
Chair:  Robert F. Adler, NASA/GSFC
  4:00 PM
Understanding the value of high resolution regional climate modeling
James M. Done, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and C. A. Davis, L. R. Leung, and B. Kuo

Topographic and meteorological influences on the spatial scaling of heavy convective rainfall in mountainous regions

  4:30 PM
Extreme rainfall in Texas: patterns and predictability
John W. Nielsen-Gammon, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX; and F. Zhang, A. M. Odins, and B. Myoung

  4:45 PM
Development of a “scientifically defensible” design storm for South Boulder Creek
John F. Henz, HDR Engineering, Inc; Denver, Colorado, Denver, CO; and W. J. Badini

  5:00 PM
Analysis of a Monsoon Flood Event in a Regional Semiarid Watershed
Enrique R. Vivoni, New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology, Socorro, NM; and R. S. Bowman, R. Wyckoff, R. Jakubowski, and K. Richards

  5:30 PM
Twentieth century drought in the conterminous United States: An application of severity-area-duration analysis
Kostantinos M Andreadis, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Washington, Seattle, WA; and E. A. Clark and D. P. Lettenmaier