83rd Annual

Session 3: Weather and climate modeling of water in all its phases

Tuesday, 11 February 2003: 1:30 PM-5:30 PM
Organizer:  Paul Dirmeyer, COLA
  2:00 PM
Improved Land Surface Initial Conditions for Seasonal Weather Forecasts
Randal D. Koster, NASA/GSFC, Greenbelt, MD; and M. J. Suarez, M. Rodell, U. Jambor, P. Liu, R. Reichle, and P. Houser

  2:15 PM
Predictability of Summertime North American Precipitation
Prashant D. Sardeshmukh, NOAA/ERL/CDC, Boulder, CO; and G. P. Compo

  2:30 PM
A proposed new metric for quantifying the climatic effects of human-caused alterations to the global water cycle
Roger A. Pielke Sr., Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO; and T. N. Chase

Poster PDF (65.2 kB)
  2:45 PM
Model-based estimates of moisture cycling over the US and globe
David A. Salstein, AER, Lexington, MA; and R. D. Rosen and H. Kanamaru

Poster PDF (467.1 kB)
  3:00 PM
The effects of microscale and mesoscale landscape heterogeneity on weather and climate (Invited Presentation)
Roni Avissar, Duke University, Durham, NC; and C. P. Weaver, R. R. Silva, S. Baidya Roy, and D. Werth

  3:30 PM
Sequences of Precipitation and Organized Convection: Dynamics and Parameterization
Mitchell W. Moncrieff, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and C. Liu

Poster PDF (592.2 kB)
  3:45 PM
The Water Cycle and Precipitation Recycling during the 1993 United States Flood
Michael G. Bosilovich, NASA/GMAO, Greenbelt, MD; and L. Takacs, S. Schubert, and G. K. Walker


Poster PDF (314.6 kB)
  4:15 PM
Intercomparison of global reanalyses and regional simulations of cold season water budgets in the western U.S
L. Ruby Leung, PNNL, Richland, WA; and Y. Qian, J. Han, and J. O. Roads

  4:30 PM
Coffee Break

  5:00 PM
Oral Briefings: 12 Minute Presentation Summarizing Posters in Session P2 (Please note that the Formal Viewing Time for these posters will be on Thursday, 13 February at 9:45 a.m.)