Webinars

Drought in a Rainforest...how can that be??

Rick Thoman and Aaron Jacobs, National Weather Service

This talk will go through the causes, specific impacts and how difficult it is to predict the onset and relief from drought conditions in an rainforest.

Precipitation trends in Alaska: Data limitations and complex controls

Stephanie A McAfee, University of Nevada, Reno

Existing studies of precipitation trends in Alaska simply did not agree about the magnitude or even direction of trends. We revisited the question, analyzing homogeneity and trends in station data and three commonly used gridded precipitation data sets.

River Ice Breakup: What Do We Know?

Steven F. Daly PE, PhD, D.WRE ERDC/CRREL USACE

The presentation will include discussions of ice cover formation and the typical resulting ice structure, wave-ice interaction, the physics of the cracking, and the current status of our understanding of breakup.

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