83rd Annual

Session 7: Regional Integrated Assessments

Wednesday, 12 February 2003: 1:30 PM-5:30 PM
Organizer:  Harvey Hill, NOAA Office of Global Programs
  1:30 PM
  1:45 PM
Climate Information and Water Resource Management: Two Initiatives in the Southwest
Gregg M. Garfin, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ; and B. Morehouse

Poster PDF (119.2 kB)
  2:00 PM
Helping Water Resource Managers Understand Hydroclimatic Variability and Forecasts
Holly C. Hartmann, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ; and T. C. Pagano, K. Franz, S. Sorooshian, and R. Bales

  2:15 PM
The CIRES-NOAA Western Water Assessment
Martyn P. Clark, Center for Science and Technology Policy Research, Boulder, CO; and S. K. Avery and R. M. Dole

  2:30 PM
Climate Assessment of the 1999–2002 drought in Colorado
Klaus Wolter, NOAA/ERL/CDC and CIRES, Boulder, CO; and R. Pielke Sr., M. Hoerling, S. Jain, and N. Doesken

  2:45 PM
2002 Municipal Response to Drought in the Colorado Front Range
Douglas Kenney, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO; and R. Klein, A. Morrison, and B. Gravell

Poster PDF (92.8 kB)
  3:00 PM
Rapid response to the 2002 drought in Colorado: an experiment in regional climate services
Robert Stabler Webb, NOAA/CDC and CIRES, Boulder, CO; and A. J. Ray, K. T. Redmond, R. S. Pulwarty, K. Wolter, C. A. Woodhouse, S. Avery, and R. M. Dole

  3:15 PM
A user study approach for identifying needs for regional climate services
Andrea J. Ray, NOAA/CIRES/CDC, Boulder, CO; and R. S. Webb and R. S. Pulwarty

  3:30 PM
Integrated Forecast and Reservoir Management—Lessons Learned
Konstantine P. Georgakakos, Hydrologic Research Center/SIO, San Diego, CA; and N. E. Graham and A. P. Georgakakos


  3:45 PM
Incorporating hydroclimatic variability in reservoir management at Folsom Lake, California
Theresa M. Carpenter, Hydrologic Research Center, San Diego, CA; and K. P. Georgakakos, N. E. Graham, A. P. Georgakakos, and H. Yao

Poster PDF (268.9 kB)
  4:00 PM
Climate science issues and needs of the CALFED Bay-Delta Program
Michael Dettinger, US Geological Survey and SIO, La Jolla, CA; and W. Bennett, D. R. Cayan, J. Florsheim, M. Hughes, B. L. Ingram, A. Jassby, N. Knowles, F. Malamud-Roam, D. Peterson, K. Redmond, and L. Smith

Poster PDF (269.2 kB)
  4:15 PM
Application and Potential use of Climate Information in Water Resources Management in Florida
Neeraj Vedwan, Univ. of Miami/RSMAS, Miami, FL; and F. Miralles-Wilhelm, K. Broad, D. Letson, G. Podesta, J. Jones, and J. J. O'Brien

  4:30 PM
Climate Change Streamflow Scenarios for Water Planning Studies in the Pacific Northwest
Alan F. Hamlet, University of Washington, Seattle, WA; and D. P. Lettenmaier and P. Mote

  4:45 PM
Responding to stakeholders' needs for climate change information for water resources planning
Amy K. Snover, University of Washington, Seattle, WA; and A. F. Hamlet, P. Mote, and D. P. Lettenmaier

  5:00 PM
Coffee Break in Exhibit Hall (Exhibits open 1:30-7:30 p.m.)