Climate Extremes: Trends, Mechanisms, and Prediction I Posters

Thursday, 17 December 2015: 08:00-12:20
Poster Hall (Moscone South)
Primary Conveners:  JinHo Yoon, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA, United States
Conveners:  Shih-Yu (Simon) Wang, Utah State University, Logan, UT, United States, Min-Hui Lo, NTU National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan and Hyungjun Kim, University of Tokyo, Bunkyo-ku, Japan
Chairs:  Hyungjun Kim, University of Tokyo, Bunkyo-ku, Japan and Shih-Yu (Simon) Wang, Utah State University, Logan, UT, United States
OSPA Liaisons:  JinHo Yoon, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA, United States
Projected changes in climate extremes over Qatar and the Arabian Gulf region (58268)
Koteswararao Kundeti, Civil Aviation Authority of Qatar (QCAA), Doha, Qatar
Impact of Extreme Climate Events on Terrestrial Water Storage from GRACE over China (60823)
Chaolong Yao1, Zhicai Luo1, Min-Hui Lo2 and Qiong Li3, (1)Wuhan University, Wuhan, China, (2)NTU National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan, (3)Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, China
A New Perspective on Heat Waves in the United States (65049)
Justin T Schoof, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL, United States
Forecast Change in Dry and Humid Periods in South America, Using the CORDEX RCM-SMHI with Bias Correction (65672)
Juan Diego Giraldo Osorio, Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, Civil Engineering, Bogota, Colombia
Future Trends in Extreme Temperatures over the Western U.S.: The Influence of Terrain and Coastlines (67586)
Matthew Brewer, University of Washington Seattle Campus, Seattle, WA, United States
Extreme Daily Temperature and Precipitation in a Weather@home Superensemble for the Western United States: Model Performance and Projections (67615)
Sihan Li1, David E Rupp1,2, Philip Mote1,2, Neil Massey3 and Myles Robert Allen3, (1)Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR, United States, (2)Oregon Climate Change Research Institute, Corvallis, OR, United States, (3)University of Oxford, ECI/School of Geography and the Environment, Oxford, United Kingdom
Dendrochronological assessment of drought severity indices for Panola Mountain Research Watershed, Georgia, U.S.A. (69376)
Anna McKee and Brent T Aulenbach, USGS Georgia Water Science Center Norcross, Norcross, GA, United States
Factors Contributing to Extremely Wet Winters in California (69668)
Bor-Ting Jong, Columbia University of New York, Palisades, NY, United States; Lamont -Doherty Earth Observatory, Palisades, NY, United States, Mingfang Ting, Lamont Doherty Earth Observ, Palisades, NY, United States and Richard Seager, Lamont Doherty Earth Obs, Palisades, NY, United States
The C20C+ Detection and Attribution Project (70991)
Dáithí A Stone1, Oliver Marc Angélil1, Shreyas Cholia1, Nikolaos Christidis2, Andrea Jennifer Dittus3, Christopher Kenneth Folland4, Andrew King3, James L Kinter5, Hari Krishnan1, Seung-Ki Min6, Hideo Shiogama7, Michael F Wehner1 and Piotr Wolski8, (1)Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA, United States, (2)Met Office Hadley center for Climate Change, Exeter, EX1, United Kingdom, (3)University of Melbourne, Parkville, VIC, Australia, (4)Met Office Hadley center for Climate Change, Exeter, United Kingdom, (5)George Mason University Fairfax, Fairfax, VA, United States, (6)POSTECH, Pohang, South Korea, (7)NIES National Institute for Environmental Studies, Tsukuba, Japan, (8)University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
Pilot system on extreme climate monitoring and early warning for long range forecast in Korea (72208)
Kyungsuk Cho1, Byoung-Kwon Park1, Park E-hyung1, Yeongi Gong1, Hyun-kyung Kim1, Suhee Park1 and Seung-Ki Min2, (1)KMA Korea Meteorlogical Administration, Seoul, South Korea, (2)POSTECH, Pohang, South Korea
Long-term change in surface air temperature over Eurasian continent and possible contribution from land-surface conditions. (77286)
Kyungmin Kim, Jee-Hoon Jeong and Taehyoun Shim, Chonnam national university, Gwangju, South Korea
Human contribution to the United States extreme heatwaves in the coming decades (78093)
Andrea Francesco Marchese1, Emmanuele Russo2, Giuseppina Immè1 and Simone Russo3, (1)University of Catania, Department of Physics and Astronomy, Catania, Italy, (2)Free University of Berlin, Berlin, Germany, (3)Joint Research Center Ispra, Ispra, Italy
Modeling an Extreme Precipitation Event over the Atacama Desert: The Impact of Warmer SST Anomalies in the Eastern Tropical Pacific (78789)
Deniz Bozkurt1, Roberto F Rondanelli1,2 and Rene D Garreaud2, (1)University of Chile, Center for Climate and Resilience Research, Santiago, Chile, (2)University of Chile, Department of Geophysics, Center for Climate and Resilience Research, Santiago, Chile
Two distinct types of cold surges over East Asia and their predictability  (78895)
Jahyun Choi, Chonnam National University, Gwangju, South Korea, Jee-Hoon Jeong, Chonnam national university, Gwangju, South Korea and Tae-Won Park, Chonnam National University, Department of Earth Science Education, Gwangju, South Korea
The relationship between heat wave events over central eastern China and atmospheric quasi-biweekly oscillation (79391)
Miao-Ni Gao, Beijing Normal University, Beijing, China and Jing Yang, Beijing Normal University, State Key Laboratory of Earth Surface Processes and Resource Ecology (ESPRE), Beijing, China
Increasing climate extremes under global warming – What is the driving force? (80446)
JinHo Yoon1, Shih-Yu (Simon) Wang2, Robert R Gillies2, Larry Hipps2, Ben Kravitz3 and Philip J Rasch1, (1)Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA, United States, (2)Utah State University, Logan, UT, United States, (3)Joint Global Change Research Institute, College Park, MD, United States
Evaluation of stochastic weather generators for capturing the statistics of extreme precipitation events in the Catskill Mountain watersheds, New York State (81363)
Nachiketa Acharya1, Allan Frei1 and Emmet M Owens2, (1)CUNY Hunter College, New York, NY, United States, (2)New York City Department of Environmental Protection, Kingston, NY, United States
Texas floods, El Nino and climate change - 2015 (83135)
Shih-Yu (Simon) Wang, Utah State University, Logan, UT, United States and Wan-Ru Huang, National Taiwan Normal University, Taipei, Taiwan
The Roles of Radiative Forcing, Sea Surface Temperatures, and Atmospheric and Land Initial Conditions in U.S. Summer Warming Episodes (83684)
Liwei Jia1, Gabriel Andres Vecchi2, Xiaosong Yang3, Rich Gudgel2, Thomas L Delworth4, Bill Stern2, Karren Paffendorf2, Seth Underwood2 and Fanrong Jenny Zeng5, (1)Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, United States, (2)Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory, Princeton, NJ, United States, (3)UCAR, Princeton, NJ, United States, (4)NOAA Camp Springs, Camp Springs, MD, United States, (5)GFDL, NJ, United States
The Role of Secondary Frontal Waves in Causing Missed or False Alarm Flood Forecasts During Landfalling Atmospheric Rivers (83796)
Andrew Martin, F Martin Ralph, David Anthony Lavers, Julie Kalansky and Brian Kawzenuk, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, La Jolla, CA, United States