2002 Annual

Session 2: heavy precipitation and flash flooding

Wednesday, 16 January 2002: 3:30 PM-5:30 PM
Organizer:  Roderick A. Scofield, NOAA/NESDIS
  3:30 PM
COMET Flash Flood Cases: Summary of Characteristics
Matthew Kelsch, UCAR/COMET, Boulder, CO

Poster PDF (1.7 MB)
  3:45 PM
Status and Outlook of Operational Satellite Precipitation Algorithms for Extreme Precipitation Events
Roderick A. Scofield, NOAA/NWS, Camp Springs, MD; and R. J. Kuligowski

  4:00 PM
An identification of factors discriminating between significant and extreme heavy rainfall events
James T. Moore, Saint Louis University, St. Louis, MO; and C. E. Graves and S. Ng

  4:15 PM
Climatology of environmental parameters that influence severe storm intensity and morphology
U. S. Nair, Univ. of Alabama, Huntsville, AL; and E. W. McCaul Jr. and R. M. Welch

Poster PDF (661.7 kB)
  4:30 PM
Multisensor precipitation estimation for use by National Weather Service River Forecast Centers
Jay P. Breidenbach, NOAA/NWS, Silver Spring, MD; and D. J. Seo, P. Tilles, and M. Fortune

  4:45 PM
How much rain reaches the surface? Lessons learned from very high-resolution observations in the Goodwin Creek watershed
Matthias Steiner, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ; and J. A. Smith, L. C. Sieck, S. J. Burges, and C. V. Alonso

Poster PDF (267.8 kB)
  5:00 PM
A Review of the Summer 2000 Flooding in South Central Nebraska
Michael L. Moritz, NOAA/NWS, Hastings, NE

  5:15 PM
Spatial and Temporal Organization of Convective Activity in the Himalayan region during the Asian Monsoon
Gwangseob Kim, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA; and A. P. Barros

Poster PDF (216.3 kB)