20th Conference on Hydrology
AMS Forum: Managing our Physical and Natural Resources: Successes and Challenges
AMS Forum: Environmental Risk and Impacts on Society: Successes and Challenges

Joint Session 8


Flood Warning Systems (Joint with 20th Conference on Hydrology and Forum on Managing our Physical and Natural Resources and Forum: Environmental Risk and Impacts on Society: Successes and Challenges)

 Cochairs: Sue Grimmond, Kings College, London United Kingdom; Greg Forbes, The Weather Channel, Atlanta, GA; Chandra R. Kondragunta, NOAA/NWS, Silver Spring, MD
8:30 AMJ8.1Flash Flood Forecasting in Urban Drainage Basins  
James A. Smith, Princeton Univ., Princeton, NJ
9:00 AMJ8.2Flash flood warning operations during tropical rainfall in low relief terrain  extended abstract
Richard J. Lanier, NOAA/NWS, Tallahassee, FL; and J. D. Suk and D. S. Berkowitz
9:15 AMJ8.3Flash Flood Forecasting: The Probabilistic Prediction of Excessive Precipitation by the Hydrometeorological Prediction Center  
James E. Hoke, NOAA/NWS/NCEP, Camp Springs, MD; and M. Eckert
9:30 AMJ8.4Use of 4 km, 1 hr, precipitation forecasts to drive a distributed hydrologic model for flash flood prediction  extended abstract wrf recording
Seann Reed, NOAA/NWS, Silver Spring, MD; and R. Fulton, Z. Zhang, and S. Guan
9:45 AMFormal Poster Viewing with Coffee Break  
11:00 AMJ8.5Comparing the operational capabilities of the site specific hydrologic predictor (SSHP) and a fully distributed hydrological model (Mike SHE) using WSR-88 radar rainfall inputs over a small basin in Florida  extended abstract wrf recording
Harry J. Cooper, Florida State Univ., Tallahassee, FL; and R. J. Lanier, H. E. Fuelberg, and A. I. Watson
11:15 AMJ8.6Satellite, lightning, sounding, and model data for nowcasting heavy rainfall from Mesoscale Convective Systems (MCS's)  extended abstract wrf recording
Roderick A. Scofield, NOAA/NESDIS/ORA, Camp Springs, MD; and R. J. Kuligowski and S. Qiu
11:30 AMJ8.7Results of short fuse weather warning surveys in Austin, TX and Denver, CO  
Lindsey R. Barnes, Univ. of Colorado, Colorado Springs, CO; and E. Gruntfest, C. Benight, M. H. Hayden, C. C. Jenkins, M. Q. Thurman, and E. Williams
J8.8The Implementation of a River Forecasting System in Romania  
Jeff Vukovich, Baron Advanced Meteorological Systems, LLC., Raleigh, NC; and J. McHenry, D. Widener, J. Condrey, and T. Burnet
11:45 AMJ8.9Flash Flood Disaster and Flash Flood Warning in China  
Lingli Wang, George Mason Univ., fairfax, VA; and J. Qu

Thursday, 2 February 2006: 8:30 AM-12:15 PM, A403

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