2011 GSA Annual Meeting in Minneapolis (912 October 2011)
Session No. 162 Tuesday, 11 October 2011
8:00 AM-12:00 PM, Minneapolis Convention Center: Room L100A-C

T139. Extreme Climate and Weather Events: Past, Present, and Future (GSA Quaternary Geology and Geomorphology Division; The American Quaternary Association; American Water Resources Association; GSA Geology and Health Division; GSA Geology and Society Division; GSA Geoscience Education Division; GSA Hydrogeology Division; GSA Quaternary Geology and Geomorphology Division; International Union for Quaternary Research; National Association of Geoscience Teachers; GSA Environmental and Engineering Geology Division; Association of Environmental & Engineering Geologists)

George T. Stone, Andrew M. Buddington, Michael E. Mann and Mark A. Chandler, Presiding
 Paper #Start Time
 8:00 AM Introductory Remarks
162-18:15 AM THE RUSSIAN HEAT WAVE AND OTHER CLIMATE EXTREMES OF 2010: TRENBERTH, Kevin E., CGD, NCAR, POB 3000, Boulder, CO 80307-3000, trenbert@ucar.edu
162-28:35 AM DROUGHTS OF THE PAST, ANALOGUES FOR THE FUTURE?: WOODHOUSE, Connie, University of Arizona, conniew1@email.arizona.edu
162-38:55 AM HURRICANES IN THE CLIMATE SYSTEM: EMANUEL, Kerry, Program in Atmospheres, Oceans, and Climate, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Rm 54-1620 MIT, 77 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02139, emanuel@mit.edu
162-49:15 AM CLIMATE CHANGE IMPACTS ON ATLANTIC TROPICAL CYCLONE ACTIVITY: INSIGHTS FROM THE PALEOCLIMATE RECORD: MANN, M.E., Department of Meteorology, Pennsylvania State University, 523 Walker Building, University Park, PA 16802, mann@psu.edu
 9:30 AM Break
162-59:45 AM TROPICAL CYLONE ORIGIN OF MUD LAYERS IN STALAGMITES FROM TROPICAL AUSTRALIA: DENNISTON, Rhawn, Geology, Cornell College, 600 1st St West, Mt Vernon, IA 52314, rdenniston@cornellcollege.edu, ASMEROM, Yemane, Earth & Planetary Sciences, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131, POLYAK, Victor J., Earth & Planetary Sciences, Univ of New Mexico, 200 Yale Blvd., Northrop Hall, Albuquerque, NM 87131, WYRWOLL, Karl-Heinz, School of Earth and Geographical Sciences, University of Western Australia, Perth, 6000, Australia, HUMPHREYS, Bill, Museum of Western Australia, Perth, 6000, Australia, CUGLEY, John, Kimberley Toad Busters, Kununurra, 6743, Australia, and WOODS, David, Department of Environment and Conservation, Broome, 6725, Australia
162-610:00 AM AUSTRALIA 2001-2010: A DECADE OF CLIMATE EXTREMES AND PUBLIC POLICY RESPONSES: UDALL, Bradley H., University of Colorado, CIRES, 325 Broadway R/PSD, Boulder, CO 80305, bradley.udall@colorado.edu
162-710:15 AM EXTREME WEATHER EVENTS RESULTING FROM THE CUMULATIVE IMPACTS OF MULTIPLE- STORM SETS: CASE STUDY OF THE 500-YEAR 1999 FLOYD FLOOD IN NORTH CAROLINA: RIGGS, Stanley R., Department of Geological Sciences, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27858, riggss@ecu.edu
162-810:30 AM UNCERTAINTY IN ESTIMATING STORM FLOW AND BASE FLOW RESPONSE TO EXTREME WEATHER EVENTS IN COASTAL FORESTED WATERSHEDS: CALLAHAN, Timothy J.1, AMATYA, Devendra M.2, GRIFFIN, Michael P.3, and VULAVA, Vijay M.1, (1) Dept of Geology and Environmental Geosciences, College of Charleston, 66 George Street, Charleston, SC 29424, callahant@cofc.edu, (2) Center for Forested Wetlands Research, USDA Forest Service, 3734 Highway 402, Cordesville, SC 29434, (3) Environmental Studies Graduate Program, College of Charleston, 66 George Street, Charleston, SC 29424
 10:45 AM Discussion
 11:00 AM Concluding Remarks

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