Dynamics and Predictability of Midlatitude Circulation: Jets, Storms, and Monsoons I

Tuesday, 16 December 2014: 10:20 AM-12:20 PM
Primary Convener:  Christina Karamperidou, Univ Hawaii, HONOLULU, HI, United States
Co-conveners:  Yolande L Serra, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, United States, Abraham l Solomon, Columbia University in the City of New York, Palisades, NY, United States and Justin J Wettstein, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR, United States

Abstracts Submitted to this Session:

10:20 AM
Mechanisms of Stationary Rossby Wave Change in a Changing Climate
Robert Wills1,2 and Tapio Schneider2, (1)California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA, United States, (2)ETH Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
10:35 AM
Eddy-Induced Instability for Low-Frequency Variability
Fei-Fei Jin, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, HI, United States
10:50 AM
North Pole Tropopause Jet Streaks, a Climatological and Case Perspective.
Andrea A. Lopez Lang, SUNY at Albany, Albany, NY, United States
11:05 AM
Future Predictions of U.S. East Coast Winter Storms and Associated Impacts
Brian Colle, Zhenhai Zhang and Keith Roberts, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY, United States
11:20 AM
Response of daily snowfall extremes to climate change: theory and simulations
Paul A O'Gorman, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, United States
11:35 AM
Why CMIP5 models projected precipitation changes over California are uncertain
Suraj D Polade1, Alexander Gershunov1, David W Pierce1, Daniel R Cayan1,2 and Michael D Dettinger2, (1)Scripps Institution of Oceanography, La Jolla, CA, United States, (2)U.S. Geological Survey, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, La Jolla, CA, United States
11:50 AM
New Insights on the North American Monsoon from the 2004 Name Field Campaign
Richard H Johnson, Colorado State Univ, Fort Collins, CO, United States
12:05 PM
Terrain-Vegetation-Atmosphere Interactions during the North American Monsoon
Enrique R Vivoni, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ, United States
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