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2010

Articles:

Knapp, K.R., M.C. Kruk, D.H. Levinson, H.J. Diamond and C.J. Neumann, 2010: The International Best Track Archive for Climate Stewardship (IBTrACS): Unifying tropical cyclone data. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 91(3), 363-376.

Kruk, M.C., K.R. Knapp, and D.H. Levinson, 2010: A technique for combining global tropical cyclone best track data. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 27(4), 680-692.

Levinson, D.H., P.J. Vickery, and D.T. Resio, 2010: A review of the climatological characteristics of landfalling Gulf hurricanes for wind, wave, and surge hazard estimation. Ocean Engineering, 37(1), 13-25.

Semunegus, H., W. Berg, J.J. Bates, K.R. Knapp, and C. Kummerow, 2009: An extended and improved Special Sensor Microwave Imager (SSM/I) period of record. Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology, 49(3), 424-436.

Vila, D., R. Ferraro, and H. Semunegus, 2009: Improved global rainfall retrieval using the Special Sensor Microwave Imager (SSM/I). Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology, 49(5), 1032-1043.

Wahl, E.R., D.M. Anderson, B.A. Bauer, R. Buckner, E.P. Gille, W.S. Gross, M. Hartman, and A. Shah, 2009: An archive of high-resolution temperature reconstructions over the past 2+ millennia. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems (G3), 11, Q01001, doi:10.1029/2009GC002817.

Woodruff, S., S. Worley, S. Lubker, Z. Ji, E. Freeman, D. Berry, P. Brohan, E. Kent, D. Reynolds, S. Smith, and C. Wilkinson, 2009: ICOADS Release 2.5: Extensions and enhancements to the surface marine meteorological archive. International Journal of Climatology (accepted).

Wilkinson, C., S. Woodruff, P. Brohan, S. Claesson, E. Freeman, F. Koek, S. Lubker, C. Marzin, D. Wheeler, 2009: RECovery of Logbooks And International Marine Data: The RECLAIM Project. International Journal of Climatology (accepted).


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2009

Articles:

Aguilar, E., A.A. Barry, M. Brunet, L. Ekang, A. Fernandex, M. Massoukina, J. Mbah, A. Mhanda, D.J. do Nascimento, T.C. Peterson, O.T. Umba, M. Tomou, and X. Zhang, 2009: Changes in temperature and precipitation extremes in western central Africa, Guinea Conakry, and Zimbabwe, 1955-2006. Journal of Geophysical Research, 114, D02115, doi:10.1029/2008JD011010.

Akhmadieva, Zh.K. and P.Ya Groisman, 2009: General evaluation of climatic changes over Kazakhstan after 1990. Hydrometeorology and Ecology, 2-3, 46-54 (in Russian).

Anderson, D.M., and H.-M. Zhang, 2009: Shallow ocean overturning and the heat and carbon content of the glacial tropical ocean. Global and Planetary Change, 69(1-2), 29-34.

Arguez, A., J.J. O'Brien, and S.R. Smith, 2009: Air temperature impacts over eastern North America and Europe associated with low-frequency North Atlantic SST variability. International Journal of Climatology, 29(1), 1-10.

Brohan, P., R. Allan, J.E. Freeman, A.M. Waple, D. Wheeler, C. Wilkinson, and S. Woodruff, 2009: Marine observations of old weather. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 90(2), 219-230.

Bronnimann, S., A. Stickler, T. Griesset, T. Ewen, A.N., Grant, A.M. Fischer, M. Schraner, T. Peter, E. Rozanov, and T. Ross, 2009: Exceptional atmospheric circulation during the "Dust Bowl". Geophysical Research Letters, 36, L08802, doi:10.1029/2009GL037612.

Bulygina, O., P.Ya. Groisman, V. Razuvaev, and V. Radionov, 2009: Snow and ice crust changes of Northern Eurasia since 1966. Eos, Transactions of the AGU, 90(52), Fall Meeting Supplement, Abstract GC31A-0676 Poster.

Cook, E.R., R.R. Heim Jr., R.S. Vose, C. Herwiejer, and C. Woodhouse, 2009: Megadroughts in North America: Placing IPCC projections of hydroclimatic change in a long-term paleoclimate context. Journal of Quaternary Science, 25(1), 48-61.

Diamond, H.J., Author and Editor, 2009: The tropics. In: “State of the Climate in 2008”, T.C. Peterson and M.O. Baringer, Eds. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 90(8), S75-S95.

Diamond, H.J., and C.J. Lief, 2009: A comprehensive data portal for global climate information. Eos, Transactions of the AGU, 90(39), 341-342.

Doherty, S.J., S. Bojinski, A.Henderson-Sellers, K. Noone, D. Goodrich, N.L. Bindoff, J.A. Church, K.A. Hibbard, T.R. Karl, L. Kajfez-Bogataj, A.H. Lynch, D.E. Parker, I.C. Prentice, V. Ramaswamy, R.W. Saunders, M. Stafford Smith, K. Steffen, T.F. Stocker, P.W. Thorne, K.E. Trenberth, M.M. Verstraete, and F.W. Zwiers, 2009: Lessons learned from IPCC AR4: Scientific developments needed to understand, predict, and respond to climate change. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 90(4), 497-513.

Donlon, C.J., K.S. Casey, I.S. Robinson, C.L. Gentemann, R.W. Reynolds, et al., 2009: The GODAE high-resolution sea surface temperature pilot project. Oceanography, 22(3), 34-45.

Durre, I. C. Williams, X. Yin, and R. Vose, 2009: Radiosonde-based trends in precipitable water over the Northern Hemisphere: An update. Journal of Geophysical Research -- Atmospheres, 114, D05112, doi:10.1029/2008JD010989.

Easterling, D.R., and M.F. Wehner, 2009: Is the climate warming or cooling? Geophysical Research Letters, 36(8), doi:10.1029/2009GL037810.

Evan, A.T., D.J. Vimont, A.K. Heidinger, J.P. Kossin, and R. Bennartz, 2009: The role of aerosols in the evolution of tropical North Atlantic ocean temperature anomalies. Science, 324(5928), 778-781.

Gleason, K., and M.C. Kruk, 2009: Indian Ocean Basins. In "State of the Climate in 2008", T.C Peterson and M.O. Baringer, Eds. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 90, S88-S89.

Goddard, L., D.G. DeWitt, and R.W. Reynolds, 2009: Practical implications of uncertainty in observed SSTs. Geophysical Research Letters, 36, L09710, doi:10.1029/2009GL037703.

Groisman, P.Ya., E.A. Clark, V.M. Kattsov, et al., 2009: The Northern Eurasia Earth Science Partnership: An example of science applied to societal needs. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 90(5), 671-688.

Groisman P.Ya., and S.V. Ivanov, Eds., 2009: Regional Aspects of Climate-Terrestrial-Hydrologic Interactions in Non-boreal Eastern Europe. Springer, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 251 pp.

Groisman, P.Ya., and A. Reissell, Eds., 2009: Proceedings of the Northern Eurasia Earth Science Partnership Initiative (NEESPI) Regional Science Team Meeting devoted to the High Latitudes, 2-6 June, Helsinki, Finland. iLEAPS Science Report Series No 1, University of Helsinki Press, Helsinki, Finland.

Groisman, P.Ya., and A.J. Soja, 2009:Preface to the Second Special NEESPI Issue. Environmental Research Letters, 4, doi:10.1088/1748-9326/4/4/045001 (1 p.)

Groisman, P.Ya., and A.J. Soja, 2009:Ongoing climatic change in Northern Eurasia: Justification for expedient research. Environmental Research Letters, 4, doi:10.1088/1748-9326/4/4/045002 (7 pp.).

Groisman, P., S. Ivanov, G. Gutman, and C. Simmer, 2009: Regional aspects of climate-terrestrial-hydrologic interactions in non-boreal Eastern Europe based on findings of the Northern Eurasia Earth Science Partnership Initiative (NEESPI) Workshop held in Odessa, Ukraine, 23-28 August 2008. Eos, Transactions of the AGU, 90(8), doi:10.1029/2009EO080003.

Groisman, P., S. Ivanov, G. Gutman, and C. Simmer, 2009: Improving environmental projections in nonboreal Eastern Europe. Eos, Transactions of the AGU, 90(8), 63.

Gutman,G., P.Ya. Groisman, and A. Reissell,, 2009: Climate and land-cover changes in the Arctic. Chapter 1 in: Gutman, G. (ed.) 2009: Arctic Land Cover and Land Use in a Changing Climate: Focus on Eurasia. Springer, Amsterdam, The Netherlands (in press).

Hendricks, E.A., W.H. Schubert, R.K. Taft, H. Wang, and J.P. Kossin, 2009: Lifecycles of hurricane-like potential vorticity rings. Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, 66(3), 705-722.

Houston, T.G., and S.A. Changnon, 2009: Characteristics of the top ten snowstorms at First-Order Stations in the U.S. Natural Hazards, 48(1), 101-113.

Jones, P., K. Briffa, T. Osborn, J. Lough, T.D. van Ommen, B.M. Vinther, J. Luterbacher, E. Wahl, F. Zwiers, M. Mann, G. Schmidt, C. Ammann, B.M. Buckley, K. Cobb, J. Esper, H. Goosse, N. Graham, E. Jansen, T. Kiefer, C. Kull, M. Kittel, E. Mosley-Thompson, J. Overpeck, N. Riedwyl, M. Schulz, A.W. Tudhope, R. Villalba, H. Wanner, E. Wolff, and E. Xoplaki, 2009: High-resolution paleoclimatology of the last millennium: A review of current status and future prospects. The Holocene, 19(1), 3-49.

Kim, D., B. Nelson, and D.-J. Seo, 2009: Characteristics of reprocessed Hydrometeorological Automated Data System (HADS) hourly precipitation data. Weather and Forecasting, 24(5), 1287-1297.

Knapp, K.R., and M.C. Kruk, 2009: Quantifying inter-agency differences in tropical cyclone best track wind speed estimates. Monthly Weather Review, 138(4), 1459-1473.

Knapp, K.R., M.C. Kruk, D.H. Levinson, and E.J. Gibney 2009: Archive compiles new resource for global tropical cyclone research. Eos, Transactions of the American Geophysical Union, 90, 6, 46.

Kossin, J.P., and S.J. Camargo, 2009: Hurricane track variability and secular potential intensity trends. Climate Change, 97(1-2), 329-337.

Kossin, J.P., and M. Sitkowski, 2009: An objective model for identifying secondary eyewall formation in hurricanes. Monthly Weather Review, 137(3), 876-892.

Kruk, M.C., D.H. Levinson, and J. Weyman, 2009: Eastern North Pacific Basin. In: "State of the Climate in 2008", T.C. Peterson and M.O. Baringer, Eds. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 90, S83-S85.

Kunkel, K.E., L. Ensor, M. Palecki, D. Easterling, D. Robinson, K.G. Hubbard, and K. Redmond, 2009: A new look at lake-effect snowfall trends in the Laurentian Great Lakes using a temporally homogeneous data set. Journal of Great Lakes Research, 35(1), 23-29.

Kunkel K.E., M. Palecki, L. Ensor, D. Easterling, K.G. Hubbard, D. Robinson, and K. Redmond, 2009: Trends in 20th Century U.S. extreme snowfall seasons. Journal of Climate, 22(23), 6204-6216.

Kunkel, K.E., M. Palecki, L. Ensor, K.G. Hubbard, D. Robinson, K. Redmond, and D. Easterling, 2009: Trends in 20th century U.S. snowfall using a quality-controlled data set. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 26(1), 33-44.

Levinson, D.H., K. Hilburn, and M.C. Kruk, 2009: Global Precipitation. In: "State of the Climate in 2008", T.C. Peterson and M.O. Baringer, Eds. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 90, S24-S28.

Li, Y., N. Wang, C. Morrill, H.Y. Cheng, H. Long, and Q. Zhao, 2009: Environmental change implied by the relationship between pollen assemblages and grain-size in NW Chinese lake sediment since the Late Glacial. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology, 154(1-4), 54-64.

Li, Z., X. Zhao, et al., 2009: Uncertainties in satellite remote sensing of aerosols and impact on monitoring its long-term trend: A review and perspective. Annales Geophysicae, 27(7), 2755-2770.

Limaye, S.S., J.P. Kossin, C. Rozoff, G. Piccione, D.V. Titov, and W.J. Markiewicz, 2009: Vortex circulation on Venus: Dynamical similarities with terrestrial hurricanes. Geophysical Research Letters, 36, L04204, doi:10.1029/2008GL036093.

McGuirk, M., S. Shuford, T.C. Peterson, and P. Pisano, 2009: Weather and climate change implications for surface transportation in the USA. Bulletin of the WMO, 58, 84-93.

Meehl, G.A., C. Tebaldi, G. Walton, D. Easterling, and L. McDaniel, 2009: Relative increase of record high maximum temperatures compared to record low minimum temperatures in the U.S. Geophysical Research Letters, 36, L23701, doi:10.1029/2009GL040736.

Menne, M.J., and C.N. Williams Jr., 2009: Homogenization of temperature series via pairwise comparisons. Journal of Climate, 22(7), 1700-1717.

Menne, M.J., C.N. Williams, and R.S. Vose, 2009: The United States Historical Climatology Network Monthly Temperature Data - Version 2. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 90(7), 993-1107.

Parker, D.E., P. Jones, T.C. Peterson, and J. Kennedy, 2009: Comment on "Unresolved issues with the assessment of multi-decadal global land surface temperature trends" by Roger A. Pielke, Sr. et al., Journal of Geophysical Research - Atmospheres, 114, D05104, doi:10.1029/2008JD010450.

Quetelard, H., P. Bessemoulin, R.S. Cerveny, T.C. Peterson, A. Burton, and Y. Boodhoo, 2009: Extreme weather: World-record rainfalls during tropical cyclone Gamede. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 90(5), 603-608.

Roman, M.O., C.B. Schaaf, C.E. Woodcock, A.H. Strahler, X. Yang, R.H. Braswell, P.S. Curtis, K.J. Davis, D. Dragoni, M.L. Goulden, L. Gu, D.Y. Hollinger, T.E. Kolb, T.P. Meyers, J.W. Munger, J.L. Privette, et al., 2009: The MODIS (Collection V005) BRDF/albedo product: Assessment of spatial representativeness over forested landscapes. Remote Sensing of Environment, 113(11), 2476-2498.

Rozoff, C.M., J.P. Kossin, W.H. Schubert, and P.J. Muleroin, 2009: Internal control of hurricane intensity: The dual nature of potential vorticity mixing. Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, 66(1), 133-147.

Sanchez-Lugo, A., and R.R. Heim Jr., 2009: Global temperature highlights of 2008. Weatherwise, 62(2), 25.

Seidel, D.J., F.H. Berger, H.J. Diamond, J. Dykema, D. Goodrich, F. Immler, W. Murray, T. Peterson, D. Sisterson, M. Sommer, P. Thorne, H. Vomel, and J. Wang, 2009: Reference upper-air observations for climate: Rationale, progress, and plans. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 90(3), 361-369.

Stahle, D.W., E.R. Cook, J. Villanueva Diaz, F.K. Fye, D.J. Burnette, R.D. Griffin, R. Acuna Soto, R. Seager, and R.R. Heim Jr., 2009: Early 21st-century drought in Mexico. Eos, Transactions of the American Geophysical Union, 90(11), 89-90.

Stephens, S., R.R. Heim, K.L. Gleason, C. Fenimore, G.D. Bell, M. Shulski, and R.A. Ballard, 2009: United States regional climate. In: “State of the Climate in 2008”, T.C. Peterson and M.O. Baringer, Eds. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 90(8), S124-S128.

Volpe, G., V.F. Banzon, R.H. Evans, R. Santoleri, A.J. Mariano, and R. Sciarra, 2009: Satellite observations of the impact of dust in a low-nutrient, low-chlorophyll region: Fertilization or artifact? Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 23, GB3007, doi:10.1029/2008GB003216.

Wright,C.K., K.M. de Beurs, Z.K. Akhmadiyeva, P.Ya. Groisman, and G.M. Henebry, 2009: Reanalysis data underestimate significant changes in growing season weather in Kazakhstan. Environmental Research Letters, 4, 045020 (9 pp). doi:10.1088/1748-9326/4/4/045020.

Yin, X., and A. Gruber, 2009: Validation of the abrupt change in GPCP precipitation in the Congo River Basin. International Journal of Climatology, 30(1), 110-119.

Yu, Y., D. Tarpley, J.L. Privette, M.D. Goldberg, M.K. Rama Varma Raja, K. Vinnikov, and H. Xu, 2009: Developing algorithm for operational GOES-R land surface temperature product. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 47(3), 936-951.

Zhang, H.-M., R.W. Reynolds, R. Lumpkin, R. Molinari, K. Arzayus, M. Johnson, and T.M. Smith, 2009: An integrated global ocean observing system for sea surface temperature using satellite and in situ data: research-to-operations. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 90(1), 31-38.

Zhou, L., A. Dai, Y. Dai, R. Vose, C. Zou, Y. Tian, and H. Chen, 2009: Spatial dependence of diurnal temperature range trends on precipitation from 1950-2004. Climate Dynamics, 32(2-3), 429-440.

Peer-reviewed Reports:

Blake, E.S., D.P. Brown, M. Mainelli, J.L. Franklin, T.B. Kimberlain, E.J. Gibney, and G.R. Hammer, 2009: Tropical Cyclones of the Eastern North Pacific Basin, 1949-2006. Asheville, NC, National Climatic Data Center, 166 pp.

Karl, T.R., J.M. Melillo, and T.C. Peterson, Eds., 2009: Global Climate Change Impacts in the United States. Cambridge, UK, and New York, Cambridge University Press, 188 pp. [Several NCDC scientists contributed to this report.] Available online through the U.S. Global Change Research Program web site.

McAdie, C.J., C.W. Landsea, C.J. Neumann, J.E. David, E.S. Blake, and G.R. Hammer, 2009: Tropical Cyclones of the North Atlantic Ocean, 1851-2006 (with 2007 and 2008 track maps included). Asheville, NC, National Climatic Data Center, 238 pp.

Peterson, T.C., and M.O. Baringer, Eds., 2009: State of the Climate in 2008. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 90(8), S1-S196. Available online through the American Meteorological Society website or NOAA's National Climatic Data Center.

Conference Papers and Presentations:

Alpert, J.C., G. Rutledge, J. Wang, P. Freeman, and C.Y. Kang, 2009: High availability applications for NOMAS at the NOAA Web Operations Center aimed at providing reliable real time access to operational model data. Eos Transactions of the AGU, 90(22), Joint Assembly Supplement, Abstract IN23A-02. Search the
2009 Joint Assembly database for fulltext.

Ammann, C., E. Wahl, and N. Graham, 2009: PAGES 2K Regional Working Groups: North America. PAGES 3rd Open Science Meeting, Special Session on Last 2ka Regional Climate Reconstructions, Corvallis, OR, 8-11 July 2009.

Anderson, D.M., 2009: Marine geologic evidence of the timing of temperature and carbon dioxide change during the Quaternary. PAGES 3rd Open Science Meeting, Corvallis, OR, 8-11 July 2009.

Anderson, D.M., 2009: Access to climate and paleoclimate data. PAGES 3rd Open Science Meeting, PAGES Young Scientist’s Meeting, Corvallis, OR, 8-11 July 2009.

Anderson, D.M., 2009: Global climate change impacts in the United States. Geology Department Colloquium, Colorado School of Mines, Golden, CO, 8 October 2009.

Ansari, S., C. Hutchins, S.A. Del Greco, N. Stroumentova, and M. Phillips, 2009: The weather and climate toolkit. 25th Conference on International Interactive Information and Processing Systems (IIPS) for Meteorology, Oceanography, and Hydrology, Phoenix, AZ, 11-15 January 2009, American Meteorological Society, Paper 6A.4. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/89annual/techprogram/paper_146485.htm

Ansari, S., M. Phillips, and S.A. Del Greco, 2009: NEXRAD severe weather signatures in the NOAA severe weather data inventory. 34th Conference on Radar Meteorology, Williamsburg, VA, 5-9 October 2009, American Meteorological Society, Poster P6.19. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/34Radar/techprogram/paper_156015.htm

Ansari, S., H. Zhang, J.L. Privette, S. Del Greco, M. Urzen, et al., 2009: Data extraction tool and collocation database for satellite and model product evaluation. Eos, Transactions of the AGU, 90(52), Fall Meeting Supplement, Abstract IN11E-01.

Arguez, A., and J.H. Lawrimore, 2009: Perspectives on temperature trends and variability from the first US climate reference network stations. 21st Conference on Climate Variability and Change, Phoenix, AZ, 11-15 January 2009, American Meteorological Society, Poster P5.6. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/89annual/techprogram/paper_146502.htm

Arguez, A., and R.S. Vose, 2009: On improving NOAA's climate normals: An introduction to 'optimal normals' of temperature. 21st Conference on Climate Variability and Change, Phoenix, AZ, 11-15 January 2009, American Meteorological Society, Paper 9B.3. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/89annual/techprogram/paper_146498.htm

Baldwin, R., 2009: Using GIS portal toolkit: Service and resource oriented architectures implemented in NOAA drought and climate portals. ESRI International User Conference, San Diego, CA, 13-17 July 2009, Pre-conference seminars.

Baldwin, R. 2009: NOAA climate services portal: A National Climatic Data Center perspective. ESRI Federal User Conference, Washington DC, 18-20 February 2009.

Baldwin, R. and G. Reid, 2009: NOAA climate services portal: Climate data and statistics. ESRI International User Conference, San Diego, CA, 13-17 July 2009.

Baldwin, R., S. Ansari, and G. Reid, 2009: Discovering NOAA climate data and product services. Eos, Transactions of the AGU, 90(52), Fall Meeting Supplement, Abstract IN33F-01.

Bates, J., K.S. Casey, and E. Kihn, 2009: Evolution of NOAA's satellite archive: Transition of CLASS development to operations at NOAA's data centers and future plans. 16th Conference on Satellite Meteorology and Oceanography, Phoenix, AZ, 11-15 January 2009, American Meteorological Society, Paper J2.3A. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/89annual/techprogram/paper_146509.htm

Brewer, M.J., J. Symonds, and R. Heim, 2009: The National Integrated Drought Information System (NIDIS) -- drought portal status and plans. 23rd Conference on Hydrology, Phoenix, AZ, 11-15 January 2009, American Meteorological Society, Paper 2.4. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/89annual/techprogram/paper_146515.htm

Brewer, M., and J. Symonds, 2009: Advances in drought data and services distribution through the U.S. drought portal. Eos Transactions of the AGU, 90(22), Joint Assembly Supplement, Abstract IN23A-05. Search the 2009 Joint Assembly database for fulltext.

Casey, K.S., J. Relph, E. Kihn, J.J. Bates, et al, 2009: The NOAA archives of the 21st century. Eos, Transactions of the AGU, 90(52), Fall Meeting Supplement, Abstract IN44A-05.

Conkright Gregg, M., M. Newlin, K. Casey, S. Levitus, T. Boyer, T. Tielking, A. Allegra, E. Roby, R. Beard, J. Bosch, S. LeDuc, M. Ji, R. Keeley, and P. Pissierssens, 2009: Ocean and coastal data stewardship. Ocean Obs '09, Venice, Italy, 21-25 September 2009. Online at http://www.oceanobs09.net/blog/?p=402

Del Greco, S.A., S. Ansari, and M. Phillips, 2009: TouchTable supported climate services and applications developed at NOAA's National Climatic Data Center. 25th Conference on International Interactive Information and Processing Systems (IIPS) for Meteorology, Oceanography, and Hydrology, Phoenix, AZ, 11-15 January 2009, American Meteorological Society, Paper 6A.2. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/89annual/techprogram/paper_145655.htm

DeMaria, M., J.A. Knaff, A.B. Schumacher, J. Kaplan, D.P. Brown, G.M. Gallina, and J.P. Kossin, 2009: Improved GOES utilization for tropical cyclone forecasting. 63rd Interdepartmental Hurricane Conference: Tropical Cyclone Research: Identifying Gaps and Focusing Research on Operational Needs, St. Petersburg, FL, 2-5 March 2009, Poster P18.

Diamond, H.J., 2009: The U.S. Global Climate Observing System (GCOS) program: An update on continuing efforts to implement reference climate observation sites. 25th Conference on International Interactive Information and Processing Systems (IIPS) for Meteorology, Oceanography, and Hydrology, Phoenix, AZ, 11-15 January 2009, American Meteorological Society, Paper 3B.7. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/89annual/techprogram/paper_146525.htm

Donlon, C., K. Casey, C. Gentemann, P. LeBorgne, I. Robinson, R. Reynolds, C. Merchant, D. Llewellyn-Jones, P. Minnett, J. Piolle, P. Cornillon, N. Rayner, T. Brandon, J. Vazquez, E. Armstrong, H. Beggs, I. Barton, G. Wick, S. Castro, J. Hoeyer, D. May, O. Arino, D. Poulter, R. Evans, C. Mutlow, A. Bingham, and A. Harris, 2009: Successes and challenges for the modern sea surface temperature observing system. Ocean Obs '09, Venice, Italy, 21-25 September 2009. Online at http://www.oceanobs09.net/blog/?p=227

Durre, I., 2009: Untapped career opportunities for persons with visual impairments. 18th Symposium on Education, Phoenix, AZ, 11-15 January 2009, American Meteorological Society, Paper 5.2. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/89annual/techprogram/paper_146536.htm

Easterling, D., S. Cohen, W. J. Gutowski, G. J. Holland, K. E. Kunkel, R. S. Pulwarty, and M. F. Wehner, 2009: Measures to improve our understanding of weather and climate extremes. 21st Conference on Climate Variability and Change, Phoenix, AZ, 11-15 January 2009, American Meteorological Society, Paper 11A.4. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/89annual/techprogram/paper_146541.htm

Fairall, C.; B. Barnier, B. Berry, M. Bourassa, F. Bradley, C. Clayson, G. de Leeuw, W. Drennan, S. Gille, S. Gulev, E. Kent, W. McGillis, V.; Ryabinin, S. Smith, R. Weller, M. Yelland, and H.-M. Zhang, 2009: Observations to quantify air-sea fluxes and their role in climate variability and predictability. Ocean Obs '09, Venice, Italy, 21-25 September 2009. Online at http://www.oceanobs09.net/blog/?p=73

Forsythe-Newell, S., K. Roberts, and B.R. Barkstrom, 2009: Urban climate impact and prioritization of essential climates variables. Symposium on Urban High Impact Weather, Phoenix, AZ, 11-15 January 2009, American Meteorological Society, Poster P1.6. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/89annual/techprogram/paper_147080.htm

Groisman, P.Ya., V. Kattsov, and R.G. Lawford, 2009: Northern Eurasia Earth Science Partnership Initiative (NEESPI) in 2009: An overview of the current status. Eos, Transactions of the AGU, 90(52), Fall Meeting Supplement, Abstract GC43B-01.

Groisman, P. Ya., R.W. Knight, and D.R. Easterling, 2009: Comparison of precipitation change estimates across the U.S. - Canadian border. 21st Conference on Climate Variability and Change, Phoenix, AZ, 11-15 January 2009, American Meteorological Society, Poster P5.2. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/89annual/techprogram/paper_146583.htm

Groisman, P.Ya., R.W. Knight, and T.R. Karl, 2009: Recent climatic changes in the northern extratropics with foci on extreme events and transitions through environmentally and socio-economically significant thresholds. Eos, Transactions of the AGU, 90(52), Fall Meeting Supplement, Abstract H14E-01.

Hall, A., S.A. Del Greco, and S. Ansari, 2009: Radar data at NOAA's National Climatic Data Center. 34th Conference on Radar Meteorology, Williamsburg, VA, 5-9 October 2009, American Meteorological Society, Poster P4.9. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/34Radar/techprogram/paper_156023.htm

Hall, A., E. Kent, D. Berry, S. North, E. Freeman, C. Parrett, and S. Woodruff, 2009: The Voluntary Observing Ship Climate Project (VOSClim). OceanObs’09: Sustained Ocean Observations and Information for Society, Venice, Italy, 21-25 September 2009.

Heim, R.R., 2009: Using the new floating month drought index to monitor extreme moisture spell and assess century-scale climate change. Eos, Transactions of the AGU, 90(52), Fall Meeting Supplement, Abstract NH41A-1237 Poster.

Heim, R., K. Gleason, K. Shein, A. Sanchez-Lugo, M.J. Brewer, and E. Godfrey, 2009: The climate of 2008 in historical perspective. 21st Conference on Climate Variability and Change, Phoenix, AZ, 11-15 January 2009, American Meteorological Society, Paper 11B.2. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/89annual/techprogram/paper_149688.htm

Houston, T., and S. Changnon, 2009: Characteristics of the top ten snowstorms at first order stations in the U.S. 21st Conference on Climate Variability and Change, Phoenix, AZ, 11-15 January 2009, American Meteorological Society, Paper 12B.1. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/89annual/techprogram/paper_146585.htm

Jones, P., D. Saunders, and K. Knapp, 2009: An overview of the future GOES-R series data and products to be archived at the NOAA data centers. 16th Conference on Satellite Meteorology and Oceanography, Phoenix, AZ, 11-15 January 2009, American Meteorological Society, Poster JP2.3. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/89annual/techprogram/paper_146844.htm

Karl, T.R., 2009: U.S. global climate change impacts overview. Eos, Transactions of the AGU, 90(52), Fall Meeting Supplement, Abstract GC23B-01.

Karl, T.R., J. Melillo, T.C. Peterson, D.M. Anderson, D. Boesch, V. Burkett, L.M. Carter, S. Cohen, N. Grimm, J.L. Hatfield, K. Hayhoe, A. Janetos, J.A. Kaye, J.H. Lawrimore, J. McCarthy, A.D. McGuire, E.L. Miles, E. Mills, J. Overpeck, R. Pulwarty, B.D. Santer, M. Savonis, H.G. Schwartz, E. Shea, J.M.R. Stone, B.H. Udall, J.E. Walsh, M.F. Wehner, and T. Wilbanks, 2009: U.S. Climate Change Science Program - Unified synthesis product. 21st Conference on Climate Variability and Change, Phoenix, AZ, 11-15 January 2009, American Meteorological Society, Session 14A (6 parts). Limited information online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/89annual/techprogram/session_22515.htm

Kim, D., E.I. Tollerud, S.V. Vasiloff, and J. Caldwell, 2009: Comparison of manual and automated quality control of operational hourly precipitation data of the National Weather Service. Seventh Conference on Artificial Intelligence and its Applications to the Environmental Sciences, Phoenix, AZ, 11-15 January 2009, American Meteorological Society, Paper J6.3. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/89annual/techprogram/paper_146869.htm

Knapp, K.R., 2009: The Hurricane Satellite (HURSAT) dataset. 63rd Interdepartmental Hurricane Conference, St. Petersburg, FL, 2-5 March 2009. Search this page for PowerPoint presentation.

Knapp, K.R., M.C. Kruk, and D.H. Levinson, 2009: The International Best Track Archive for Climate Stewardship (IBTrACS). 63rd Interdepartmental Hurricane Conference, St. Petersburg, FL, 2-5 March 2009. Poster abstract in IHC abstracts booklet.

Kopp, T., R.A. Arnone, K. Hutchison, J.M. Jackson, H. Kilcoyne, M. Plonski, B. Reed, A. Sei, D. Starr, E. Wong, and J.L. Privette, 2009: NPOESS preparatory project validation program for the visible/infrared imager/radiometer suite. Eos, Transactions of the AGU, 90(52), Fall Meeting Supplement, Abstract IN32A-05.

Kossin, J.P., 2009: Hurricane track variability and secular potential intensity trends. Abrupt Climate Change in a Warming World: Science and Public Policy Workshop, Palisades, NY, 8-10 July 2009, Lamont Doherty Earth Observatory of Columbia University. Invited speaker.

Kossin, J. P., 2009: Climate modulation of hurricane track and its relevance to intensity variability. Keynote sessions of the 2nd International Summit on Hurricanes and Climate Change, Corfu, Greece, 31 May – 5 June, 2009. Invited speaker.

Kossin, J. P., 2009: Observed tropical cyclone variability and trends. The 13th Bahamas Weather Conference, Nassau, Bahamas, 15-19 April 2009. Invited speaker.

Kruk, M., K. Knapp, D. Levinson, H. Diamond, and J.P. Kossin, 2009: An overview of the International Best Track Archive for Climate Stewardship (IBTrACS) project. 21st Conference on Climate Variability and Change, Phoenix, AZ, 11-15 January 2009, American Meteorological Society, Paper 7B.1. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/89annual/techprogram/paper_146864.htm

Kunkel, K.,P. Bromirski, H.E. Brooks, T. Cavazos, A.V. Douglas, D.R. Easterling, K.A. Emanuel, P.Ya. Groisman, G.J. Holland, T. Knutson, J.P. Kossin, P. Komar, D. Levinson, and R. Smith, 2009: CCSP 3.3: Observed changes in weather and climate extremes. 21st Conference on Climate Variability and Change, Phoenix, AZ, 11-15 January 2009, American Meteorological Society, Paper 11A.2. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/89annual/techprogram/paper_149770.htm

Kunkel, K., D.R. Easterling, D. Kristovich, B. Gleason, R. Smith, and L. Ensor, 2009: What is the meteorology behind observed upward trends in U.S. heavy precipitation? Eos, Transactions of the AGU, 90(52), Fall Meeting Supplement, Abstract H14E-02.

Kunkel, K.E., M.A. Palecki, R. Smith, L. Ensor, and D.R. Easterling, 2009: Seasonal and regional variations of U.S. trends in extreme precipitation frequency. 21st Conference on Climate Variability and Change, Phoenix, AZ, 11-15 January 2009, American Meteorological Society, Paper 12B.3. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/89annual/techprogram/paper_142917.htm

Levinson, D.H., and M.C. Kruk, 2009: Detecting the impacts of climate change on precipitation extremes for southern coastal Alaska. Eighth Conference on Coastal Atmospheric and Oceanic Prediction and Processes, Phoenix, AZ, 11-15 January 2009, American Meteorological Society, Paper J7.4. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/89annual/techprogram/paper_146872.htm

Levinson, D., K. Knapp, M. Kruk, H. Diamond, and J. Kossin, 2009: The International Best Track Archive for Climate Stewardship (IBTrACS) project: Overview of methods and Indian Ocean statistics. First International Conference on Indian Ocean Tropical Cyclones and Climate Change, Muscat, Sultanate of Oman, 8-11 March 2009, Sultan Qaboos University and World Meteorological Organization.

Levinson, D.H., P.J. Vickery, and D.T. Resio, 2009: A climatology of land-falling hurricane central pressures along the Gulf of Mexico coast. Proceedings, 11th International Workshop on Wave Hindcasting and Forecasting and Second Coastal Hazards Symposium, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, 18-23 October, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the World Meteorological Organization's (WMO) Joint Commission for Oceanography and Marine Meteorology (JCOMM), Paper D4.

Lott, J.N., and R. Heim, 2009: NOAA's National Climatic Data Center -- Resources regarding climate and weather extremes. 21st Conference on Climate Variability and Change, Phoenix, AZ, 11-15 January 2009, American Meteorological Society, Paper 13B.4. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/89annual/techprogram/paper_146873.htm

Menne, M.J., and T.C. Peterson, 2009: Land use change and temperature trends. 21st Conference on Climate Variability and Change, Phoenix, AZ, 11-15 January 2009, American Meteorological Society, Paper 1B.5. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/89annual/techprogram/paper_146876.htm

Menzel, W., E. Olson, B.A. Baum, R. Holz, A.K. Heidinger, D. Wylie, D.L. Jackson, and J.J. Bates, 2009: Inferring global cloud cover properties and trends from thirty years of HIRS data. Eos, Transactions of the AGU, 90(52), Fall Meeting Supplement, Abstract IN33D-1071 Poster.

Morrill, C., 2009: Statistical detection of mid-Holocene abrupt climate changes from proxy records. American Geophysical Union Chapman Conference on Abrupt Climate Change, Columbus Ohio, 15-19 June, 2009.

Morrill, C., 2009: Gradual vs. rapid change in the Sahara. PAGES 3rd Open Science Meeting, Corvallis, OR, 8-11 July 2009.

Morrill, C., and Y. Li, 2009: Unraveling the climatic causes of past lake level change using lake energy and water balance models. Eos, Transactions of the AGU, 90(52), Fall Meeting Supplement, Abstract PP13F-03.

Morris, R., and N. Lott, 2009: An introduction to mesoscale weather models and their application to ASHRAE building issues. 2009 ASHRAE Winter Conference, Chicago IL, 25-28 January 2009.

Nelson, B., D. Kim, and D.J. Seo, 2009: Assessment of radar-based precipitation products in the CONUS for advances in multi-sensor precipitation reanalysis. 23rd Conference on Hydrology, Phoenix, AZ, 11-15 January 2009, American Meteorological Society, Poster P1.2. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/89annual/techprogram/paper_146881.htm

Nelson, B.R.; D.J. Seo, and D. Kim, 2009: Multi-sensor precipitation reanalysis. 34th Conference on Radar Meteorology, Williamsburg, VA, 5-9 October 2009, American Meteorological Society, Paper 7A.2. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/34Radar/techprogram/paper_155761.htm

Owen, T., and E.E. Shea, 2009: Climate services for adaptation support: Sectors, regions, and product lines. Eos, Transactions of the AGU, 90(52), Fall Meeting Supplement, Abstract U13D-01.

Palecki, Michael, 2009: The U.S. climate reference network: Detecting climate change and monitoring drought. 2009 Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, NV, 22-27 March 2009, Association of American Geographers.

Palecki, M., C.B. Baker, and H. Diamond, 2009: The U.S. climate reference network in Alaska. 10th Conference on Polar Meteorology and Oceanography, Madison, WI, 18-21 May 2009, American Meteorological Society, Paper 2.5. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/10POLAR/techprogram/paper_152820.htm

Peterson, T.C., D.M. Anderson, S. Cohen, M. Cortez-Vazquez, R.J. Murnane, C. Parmesan, D. Phillips, R. Pulwarty, and J.M.R. Stone, 2009: CCSP 3.3: Why weather and climate extremes matter. 21st Conference on Climate Variability and Change, Phoenix, AZ, 11-15 January 2009, American Meteorological Society, Paper 11A.1. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/89annual/techprogram/paper_149685.htm

Privette, J., J.J. Bates, T.R. Karl, B.R. Barkstrom, E. Kearns, and D. Markham, 2009: NOAA's approach to providing CDRs within a new interagency initiative. 16th Conference on Satellite Meteorology and Oceanography, Phoenix, AZ, 11-15 January 2009, American Meteorological Society, Paper J13.2. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/89annual/techprogram/paper_149762.htm

Privette, J.L., J.J. Bates, E.J. Kearns, and T.R. Karl, 2009: Progress on NOAA’s new climate data record initiatives. Eos, Transactions of the AGU, 90(52), Fall Meeting Supplement, Abstract IN32A-01.

Rawlins, M.A., M. Steele, M.M. Holland, J.C. Adam, J.E. Cherry, J.A. Francis, P.Ya. Groisman, et al., 2009: Analysis of the arctic system for freshwater cycle intensification: Observations and expectations. Eos, Transactions of the AGU, 90(52), Fall Meeting Supplement, Abstract GC42A-05.

Rayner, N.A., A. Kaplan, E.C. Kent, R.W. Reynolds, P. Brohan, K.S. Casey, J.J. Kennedy, S.D. Woodruff, T.M. Smith, C. Donlon, L.A. Breivik, S. Eastwood, M. Ishii, and T. Brandon, 2009: Evaluating climate variability and change from modern and historical SST observations. Ocean Obs '09, Venice, Italy, 21-25 September 2009. Online at http://www.oceanobs09.net/blog/?p=121

Resio, D.T., E.A. Orelup, and D.H. Levinson, 2009: Variations in large-scale circulation affecting extreme hurricane-generated waves and surges in the Gulf of Mexico. Eighth Conference on Coastal Atmospheric and Oceanic Predication and Processes, Phoenix, AZ, 11-15 January 2009, American Meteorological Society, Paper J7.1. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/89annual/techprogram/paper_151317.htm

Rutledge, Glenn, 2009: NOAA National Operational Model Archive and Distribution System (NOMADS) access to the twentieth century reanalysis project. Eos Transactions of the AGU, 90(22), Joint Assembly Supplement, Abstract IN23A-03. Search the 2009 Joint Assembly database for fulltext.

Rutledge, G.K., J.C. Alpert, and D. Swank, 2009: NOAA’s National Climate Model Portal (NCMP): NOMADS next? Eos, Transactions of the AGU, 90(52), Fall Meeting Supplement, Abstract IN11E-03.

Seidel, D.J., H.J. Diamond, D.M. Goodrich, and P. Thorne, 2009: Upper-aid observations for climate: Rationale, progress, and plans for the GCOS Reference Upper-Air Network (GRUAN). 25th Conference on International Interactive Information and Processing Systems (IIPS) for Meteorology, Oceanography, and Hydrology, Phoenix, AZ, 11-15 January 2009, American Meteorological Society, Paper J5.1. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/89annual/techprogram/paper_143175.htm

Semunegus, H., and J.J. Bates, 2009: NetCDF SSM/I data available in CLASS: An improved and extended period of record. 16th Conference on Satellite Meteorology and Oceanography, Phoenix, AZ, 11-15 January 2009, American Meteorological Society, Paper JP5.13. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/89annual/techprogram/paper_149686.htm

Shein, K.A., 2009: Climate information for monitoring coral reef ecosystem health. Annual Meeting of the Association of American Geographers, Las Vegas, NV, 22-27 March 2009.

Shein, K.A., 2009: Identifying key climate change information for marine ecological research. 34th Scientific Conference of the Association of Marine Laboratories of the Caribbean, Roseau, Dominica, 25-29 May 2009.

Shepherd, E., 2009: Using BitTorrent for large scale data distribution. Eos, Transactions of the AGU, 90(52), Fall Meeting Supplement, Abstract IN13B-1078 Poster.

Shi, L., and J.J. Bates, 2009: HIRS upper tropospheric water vapor dataset for tracking tropical convections and waves. Eos, Transactions of the AGU, 90(52), Fall Meeting Supplement, Abstract A51F-0176 Poster.

Shi, L., and H.-M. Zhang, 2009: Sea surface air temperature and humidity retrievals based on AMSU measurements. 16th Conference on Satellite Meteorology and Oceanography, Phoenix, AZ, 11-15 January 2009, American Meteorological Society, Poster JP1.27. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/89annual/techprogram/paper_149689.htm

Shuford, S., G. Voos, J. Fox, J. M. McGuirk, S.K. LeDuc, and E. Shea, 2009: Applied science at the local government level--Climate change science for planning professionals. Fourth Symposium on Policy and Socio-Economic Research, Phoenix, AZ, 11-15 January 2009, American Meteorological Society, Paper J9.3. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/89annual/techprogram/paper_149691.htm

Sitkowski, M., and J. Kossin, 2009: Performance of an objective model for identifying secondary eyewall formation in hurricanes. 63rd Interdepartmental Hurricane Conference: Tropical Cyclone Research: Identifying Gaps and Focusing Research on Operational Needs, St. Petersburg, FL, 2-5 March, 2009.

Sitkowski, M., and J.P. Kossin, 2009: Development of an objective model for identifying secondary eyewall formation in hurricanes. Cooperative Research Program (CoRP) Symposium, New York, NY, 18-19 August, 2009, NOAA Cooperative Remote Sensing Science and Technology (CREST) Center.

Smith, A., E. Shea, W.M. Faas, J.N. Lott, K. Shein, A. Arguez, and T.G. Houston, 2009: A sectoral approach to climate services at NOAA's National Climatic Data Center. Fourth symposium on Policy and Socio-Economic Research, Phoenix, AZ, 11-15 January 2009, American Meteorological Society, Poster P1.19. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/89annual/techprogram/paper_150178.htm

Smith, A.B., and J. G. Enloe, 2009: NOAA's economics website initiative. Fourth Symposium on Policy and Socio-Economic Research, Phoenix, AZ, 11-15 January 2009, American Meteorological Society, Poster P1.18. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/89annual/techprogram/paper_149698.htm

Solofa, D., M.L. Morrissey, H.J. Diamond, and S. Postawko, 2009: An update on programs in the Pacific islands for Pacific Island GCOS. 25th Conference on International Interactive Information and Processing Systems (IIPS) for Meteorology, Oceanography, and Hydrology, Phoenix, AZ, 11-15 January 2009, American Meteorological Society, Paper 3B.6. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/89annual/techprogram/paper_150084.htm

Squires, M.F., J.H. Lawrimore, R.R. Heim, D.A. Robinson, M. Gerbush, T. Estilow, C. Tabor, and A. Wilson, 2009: Development of new snowstorm indices and databases at the National Climatic Data Center. Eos, Transactions of the AGU, 90(52), Fall Meeting Supplement, Abstract IN13A-1076 Poster.

Stanitski, D., C.W. Fairall, R.A. Weller, F. Bradley, H. Zhang, W. Hankins, and A. Beljaars, 2009: Comparison of in situ observations of bulk near-surface meteorological variables, turbulent and radiative fluxes, and cloud properties with operational NWP models in the VOCALS region. Eos, Transactions of the AGU, 90(52), Fall Meeting Supplement, Abstract A13J-0448 Poster.

Wagner, A.J., C. Morrill, B.L. Otto-Bliesner, and N.A. Rosenbloom, 2009: Comparison of 8.2 ka flood simulations: A model sensitivity experiment. Eos, Transactions of the AGU, 90(52), Fall Meeting Supplement, Abstract PP41C-1539.

Wahl, E., 2009: NOAA-Paleoclimatogy/World Data Center for Paleoclimatology. PAGES 3rd Open Science Meeting, Special Session on Last 2ka Regional Climate Reconstructions, Corvallis, OR, 8-11 July 2009.

Wahl, E.R., K.J. Anchukaitis, and D. Frank, 2009: Robustness of well-verified, spatially-explicit high resolution climate reconstructions: Characterization of issues and potential for their resolution. European Geosciences Union General Assembly, Vienna, Austria, 19-24 April 2009. Geophysical Research Abstracts, 11, EGU2009-2624-3. Online at http://meetingorganizer.copernicus.org/EGU2009/EGU2009-2624-3.pdf

Webb, R.S., R.S. Pulwarty, M.A. Davidson, E.E. Shea, C. Nierenberg, R.M. Dole, 2009: Experimental climate information services in support of risk management. Eos, Transactions of the AGU, 90(52), Fall Meeting Supplement, Abstract U13D-05.

Woodruff, S.D., N. Scott, D.I. Berry, M.A. Bourassa, S. Gulev, H. Haar, E.C. Kent, R.W. Reynolds, G. Rosenhagen, M. Rutherford, V Swail, S.J. Worley, H.-M. Zhang, and R. Zallner, 2009: Surface in situ datasets for marine climatological applications. Ocean Obs '09, Venice, Italy, 21-25 September 2009. Online at http://www.oceanobs09.net/blog/?p=452

Worley, S.J.,S.D. Woodruff, S.J. Lubker, Z. Ji, J.E. Freeman, E.C. Kent, P. Brohan, D.I. Berry, S.R. Smith, C. Wilkinson, and R.W. Reynolds, 2009: The role of ICOAS in the sustained ocean observing system. Ocean Obs '09, Venice, Italy, 21-25 September 2009. Online at http://www.oceanobs09.net/blog/?p=251

Yu, Y., J.L. Privette, and D. Sun, 2009: Evaluation of the GOES land surface temperature algorithm using tower-based measurements from the SURFRAD network. 2nd Conference on Earth Observation for Global Changes (EOGC2009), Chengdu, China, 25-29 May 2009.

Zhang, H.-M., 2009: Sea surface wind patterns from multiple and decade long satellite observations. Energy Ocean 2009, Rockport, ME, 16-18 June 2009.

Zhang, H.-M., J. Bates, E. Kearns, and J. Privette, 2009: NOAA’s climate data record effort and blended sea winds at NCDC. 2009 Scatterometry and Climate Meeting, Arlington, VA, 19-21 August 2009.

Zhang, H.-M., R.W. Reynolds, R. Lumpkin, R. Molinari, K. Arzayus, and T. Smith, 2009: An integrated global ocean observing system for sea surface temperature using satellites and in situ data: Research-to-operations. 13th Conference on Integrated Observing and Assimilation Systems for Atmosphere, Oceans, and Land Surface (IOAS-AOLS), Phoenix, AZ, 11-15 January 2009, American Meteorological Society, Paper 14.4. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/89annual/techprogram/paper_149736.htm

Zhang, H.-M., R.W. Reynolds, L. Shi, and C.W. Fairall, 2009: Sea surface fluxes and analysis: Datasets and services at NCDC and WCRP. 16th Conference on Air-Sea Interaction, Phoenix, AZ, 11-15 January 2009, American Meteorological Society, Paper 6B.2. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/89annual/techprogram/paper_149757.htm

Zhao, T.X.-P., 2009: Dust detection from multi-channel satellite imagers. CAS-TWAS-WMO Forum: International Workshop on “Mineral Aerosol and Its Impacts on Climate and Environment”, Lanzhou, China, 17-19 August, 2009.

Zhao, T.X.-P., and Z. Li, 2009: Uncertainties in satellite remote sensing of aerosols and impact on monitoring its long-term trend. Second International Conference of Aerosol Science and Global Change, Hangzhou, China, 18-21 August, 2009.

Zhao, T.X.-P., W. Guo, J.J. Bates, and E.J. Kearns, 2009: A unified aerosol retrieval system for multi-channel imagers on past, current and future polar- & geo-orbital satellites. Proceedings of EarthCARE Workshop, Kyoto, Japan, 10-12 June, 2009, pp.147-154.

Zhao, T.X.-P., N.G. Loeb, M. Chin, J.J. Bates, et al., 2009: Study of TOA global component aerosol direct radiative effect. 11th NASA CERES Science Team Meeting, Hampton, VA, 28-30 April, 2009.

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Articles:

Arguez, A., P. Yu, and J.J. O'Brien, 2008: A new method for time series filtering near endpoints. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 25(4), 534-546.

Durre, I., 2008: Untapped career opportunities for persons with visual impairments. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 89(7), 987-996.

Durre, I., M.J. Menne, and R.S. Vose, 2008: Strategies for evaluating quality assurance procedures. Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology, 47(6), 1785-1791.

Durre, I., R.S. Vose, and D.B. Wuertz, 2008: Robust automated quality assurance of radiosonde temperatures. Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology, 47(8), 2081-2095.

Durre, I., and X. Yin, 2008: Enhance radiosonde data for studies of vertical structure. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 89(9), 1257-1262.

Gleason, K.L., J.H. Lawrimore, D.H. Levinson, T.R. Karl, and D. Karoly, 2008: A revised U.S. climate extremes index. Journal of Climate, 21(10), 2124-2137.

Groisman, P.Ya. and R.W. Knight, 2008: Prolonged dry episodes over the conterminous United States: New tendencies emerging during the last 40 years. Journal of Climate, 21(9), 1850-1862.

Habib, E., B.F. Larson, W.K. Nuttle, V.H. Rivera-Monroy, B.R. Nelson, E.A. Meselhe, and R.R Twilley, 2008: Effect of rainfall spatial variability and sampling on salinity prediction in an estuarine system. Journal of Hydrology, 350(1-2), 56-67.

Hardegree, S.P., S.S. Van Vactor, D.H. Levinson, and A.H. Winstral, 2008: Evaluation of NEXRAD radar precipitation products for natural resource applications. Rangeland Ecology and Management, 61(3), 346-353.

Hu, A., B.L. Otto-Bliesner, G.A. Meehl, W. Han, C. Morrill, E.C. Brady, and B. Briegleb, 2008: A comparison of thermohaline circulation response to freshwater forcing under present day and LGM conditions. Journal of Climate, 21(10), 2239-2258.

Knapp, K.R., 2008: Calibration of long-term geostationary infrared observations using HIRS. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 25(2), 183-195.

Knapp, K.R., 2008: Scientific data stewardship of international satellite cloud climatology project B1 global geostationary observations. Journal of Applied Remote Sensing, 2, 023548, doi:10.1117/1.3043461.

Marra, J.J., U.S. Kari, and S.A. Weinstein, 2008: A tsunami detection and warning-focused sea level station metadata web service. Pure and Applied Geophysics, 165(11-12), 2265-2273.

Peterson, T.C., W.M. Connolley, and J. Fleck, 2008: The myth of the 1970s global cooling scientific consensus. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 89(9), 1325-1337.

Peterson, T.C., X. Zhang, M. Brunet-India, and J.L. Vazquez-Aguirre, 2008: Changes in North American extremes derived from daily weather data. Journal of Geophysical Research - Atmospheres, 113, D07113, doi:10.1029/2007JD009453.

Rutherford, S., M.E. Mann, E. Wahl and C. Ammann, 2008: Reply to comment by Jason E. Smerdon et al. on "Robustness of proxy-based climate field reconstruction methods". Journal of Geophysical Research, 113, D18107, doi:10.1029/2008JD009964.

Santer, B.D., P.W. Thorne, L. Haimberger, K.E. Taylor, T.M.L. Wigley, J.R. Lanzante, S. Solomon, M. Free, P.J. Gleckler, P.D. Jones, T.R. Karl, S.A. Klein, C. Mears, D. Nychka, G.A. Schmidt, S.C. Sherwood, and F.J. Wentz, 2008: Consistency of modelled and observed temperature trends in the tropical troposphere. International Journal of Climatology, 28(13), 1703-1722.

Shen, C., K-B. Liu, C. Morrill, J.T. Overpeck, J. Peng, and L. Tang, 2008: Meadow-steppe ecotone shift and major centennial-scale droughts during the mid-late Holocene in the central Tibetan plateau. Ecology, 89, 1079-1088.

Shi, L., J.J. Bates, and C. Cao, 2008: Scene radiance dependent intersatellite biases of HIRS longwave channels. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 25(12), 2219-2229.

Shi, L., J.J. Bates, X. Li, S.M. Uppala, and G. Kelly, 2008: Extending the satellite sounding archive back in time: the Vertical Temperature Profile Radiometer data. Journal of Applied Remote Sensing, 2, 023506, doi:10.1117/1.2889435.

Smith, T.M., R.W. Reynolds, T.C. Peterson, and J. Lawrimore, 2008: Improvements to NOAA's historical merged land-ocean surface temperature analysis (1880-2005). Journal of Climate, 21(1), 2283-2296.

Vogel, R.L., J.L. Privette, and Y. Yunyue, 2008: Creating proxy VIIRS data from MODIS: Spectral transformations for mid- and thermal-infrared bands. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 46(11), 3768-3782.

Yu, Y., J.L. Privette, and A.C. Pinheiro, 2008: Evaluation of split-window land surface temperature algorithms for generating climate data records. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 46(1), 179-192.

Peer-reviewed Reports:

CCSP, 2008: Abrupt Climate Change [Clark, P.U., A.J. Weaver, E. Brook, E.R. Cook, T.L. Delworth, and K. Steffen (eds.)]. Synthesis and Assessment Product 3.4. U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, VA, 459 pp. NCDC authors who contributed to individual chapters: D.M. Anderson and C. Morrill. Full report online here.

CCSP, 2008: Weather and Climate Extremes in a Changing Climate: Regions of Focus: North American, Hawaii, Caribbean , and U.S. Pacific Islands [Karl, T.R., G.A. Meehl, C.D. Miller, S.J. Hassol, A.M. Waple, and W.L. Murray (eds)]. Synthesis and Assessment Product 3.3. U.S. Climate Change Science Program, Washington, DC, 162 pp. NCDC authors who contributed to individual chapters: D.M. Anderson, D.R. Easterling, P.Ya. Groisman, T.G. Huston, J.H. Lawrimore, D.H. Levinson, and T.C. Peterson. Full report online here.

Changnon, S.A., D. Changnon, T. Karl, and T.G. Houston, 2008: Snowstorms Across the Nation: An Atlas About Storms and Their Damages. NOAA National Climatic Data Center, Asheville, NC, 96 pp.

Lawrimore, J., R. Wolf, A. Smith, N. Lott, T. Ross, T. Houston, E. O'Lenic, D. Lecomte, B. Rippey, K. Hubbard, S. Hilberg, D. Kluck, J. Keeney, V. Murphy, J. Settelmaier, et. al., 2008: The Easter Freeze of April 2007: A Climatological Perspective and Assessment of Impacts and Services. NOAA/USDA technical report 2008-01. NOAA's National Climatic Data Center, Asheville, NC, 42 pp.

Levinson, D.H., and J.H. Lawrimore (eds.), 2008: State of the climate in 2007. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 89(7), S1-S179. Online here.

Peterson, T.C., M. McGuirk, T.G. Houston, A.H. Horvitz, and M.F. Wehner, 2008: Climate Variability and Change with Implications for Transportation. National Research Council, Washington, DC, 90 pp. http://onlinepubs.trb.org/onlinepubs/sr/sr290Many.pdf

Conference Papers and Presentations:

Akhmadiyeva, Zh.K., and P.Ya. Groisman, 2008: Recent climatic changes over Kazakhstan, 2008. Eos, Transactions of the American Geophysical Union, 89(53), Fall Meeting Supplement, Abstract GC41A-0675. Search the 2008 Fall Meeting abstracts for full text.

Ansari, S., S.A. Del Greco, and M. Phillips, 2008: A geospatial database and climatology of severe weather data. 24th Conference on IIPS, New Orleans, LA, 20-24 January 2008, American Meteorological Society, Paper 5A.10. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/88Annual/techprogram/paper_130957.htm

Ansari, S., C. Hutchins, and S. Del Greco, 2008: The NOAA weather and climate toolkit. Eos, Transactions of the American Geophysical Union, 89(53), Fall Meeting Supplement, Abstract IN23B-1086. Search the 2008 Fall Meeting abstracts for full text.

Baker, C.B., and D.R. Easterling, 2008: Development and modernization of NOAA's U.S. Climate Observing Network. 17th Conference on Applied Climatology, Whistler, BC, 11-15 August 2008, American Meteorological Society, Paper 1.1. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/13MontMet17AP/techprogram/paper_141103.htm

Baker, C.B., and M. Helfert, 2008: U.S. Climate Reference Network (USCRN): a unique national long-term climate monitoring network. 12th Conference on IOAS-AOLS, New Orleans, LA, 20-24 January 2008, American Meteorological Society, Paper 1.5. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/88Annual/techprogram/paper_130984.htm

Baldwin, R., S. Ansari, G. Reid, S. Del Greco, and N. Lott, 2008: Historical weather and climate KML datasets at NOAA's National Climatic Data Center. Eos, Transactions of the American Geophysical Union, 89(53), Fall Meeting Supplement, Abstract IN41A-1128. Search the 2008 Fall Meeting abstracts for full text.

Bates, J.J., J.L. Privette, T.R. Karl, J. Kaye, and B. Cramer, 2008: Moving climate data records from research to operations. Eos, Transactions of the American Geophysical Union, 89(53), Fall Meeting Supplement, Abstract IN54A-10. Search the 2008 Fall Meeting abstracts for full text.

Braun, D., 2008: Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellites (GOES) in support of NOAA's Climate Reference Network (CRN). 5th GOES Users' Conference, New Orleans, LA, 20-24 January 2008, American Meteorological Society, Poster P1.94. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/88Annual/techprogram/paper_130981.htm

Brewer, M., T.W. Owen, R. Pulwarty, and M. Svoboda, 2008: National Integrated Drought Information System (NIDIS): A model for interagency climate services collaboration. 17th Conference on Applied Climatology, Whistler, BC, 11-15 August 2008, American Meteorological Society, Paper 7.1. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/13MontMet17AP/techprogram/paper_141106.htm

Cook, E.R., R.S. Vose, R.R. Heim, and J.H. Lawrimore, 2008: Putting current North America drought conditions into a multi-century perspective. Part 1: Constructing the paleo drought dataset. 20th Conference on Climate Variability and Change, New Orleans, LA, 20-24 January 2008, American Meteorological Society, Paper 10A.1. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/88Annual/techprogram/paper_129094.htm

Diamond, H.J., 2008: The U.S. Global Climate Observing System (GCOS) program: Plans for progressing reference surface and upper air climate observations. 24th Conference on IIPS, New Orleans, LA, 20-24 January 2008, American Meteorological Society, Paper 3B.9. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/88Annual/techprogram/paper_131383.htm

Douglas, M.W., J.F. Mejia, and K.R. Knapp, 2008: Can rapidly developing African easterly waves be distinguished by their satellite signatures over West Africa? 28th Conference on Hurricanes and Tropical Meteorology, Orlando, FL, 28 April - 2 May 2008, American Meteorological Society, Paper 9A.7. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/28Hurricanes/techprogram/paper_138446.htm

Durre, I., C.N. Williams, X. Yin, and R.S. Vose, 2008: Radiosonde-based trends in precipitable water over the Northern Hemisphere: An update. AGU Chapman Conference on Atmospheric Water Vapor and Its Role in Climate, Kailua-Kona, Hawaii, 20-24 October 2008, Poster TH07.

Easterling, D.R., J. Lawrimore, R. Heim, and T.W.R. Wallis, 2008: The effects of temperature and precipitation trends on U.S. drought. 20th Conference on Climate Variability and Change, New Orleans, LA, 20-24 January 2008, American Meteorological Society, Paper 10B.6. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/88Annual/techprogram/paper_131004.htm

Forsythe-Newell, S.P., J.J. Bates, B.R. Barkstrom, J.L. Privette, and E.J. Kearns, 2008: NPOESS, essential climates variables and climate change. Eos, Transactions of the American Geophysical Union, 89(53), Fall Meeting Supplement, Abstract A51G-0183. Search the 2008 Fall Meeting abstracts for full text.

Freeman, J.E., 2008: NOAA's Climate Database Modernization Program: Preserving marine history. Third JCOMM Workshop on Advances in Marine Climatology (CLIMAR-III), Gdynia, Poland, 6-9 May 2008, Poster S2P1.

Groisman, P.Ya., 2008: Climatic change in high latitudes of Eurasia. Regional Science Team Meeting Devoted to the High Latitudes of the NEESPI Domain, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland, June 2-6, 2008.

Groisman, P.Ya., 2008: NEESPI status and its projects in Eastern Europe. NATO Advanced Research Workshop "Regional Aspects of Climate-Terrestrial-Hydrologic Interactions in Eastern Europe". NEESPI Regional Non-boreal Europe Meeting, Odessa, Ukraine, August 23-28, 2008.

Groisman, P.Ya., E.G. Bogdanova, B.M. Ilyin, O.N. Bulygina, V.N. Razuvaev, and Zh. Akhmadiyeva, 2008: Precipitation measurements during blizzards. European Geosciences Union Assembly, Vienna, 14-19 April 2008. EGU2008-A-02625.

Groisman, P.Ya., E.G. Bogdanova, B.M. Ilyin, R.W. Knight, and Zh. Akhmadiyeva, 2008: Handling instrumental homogeneity of precipitation measurements when climate change is a major objective of research. European Geosciences Union General Assembly, Vienna, 14-19 April, 2008. EGU2008-A-02639.

Groisman, P.Ya., V.M. Kattsov, and R. Lawford, 2008: Northern Eurasia Earth Science Partnership Initiative (NEESPI) in 2008: An overview of the current status. Eos, Transactions of the American Geophysical Union, 89(53), Fall Meeting Supplement, Abstract GC52A-01. Search the 2008 Fall Meeting abstracts for full text.

Groisman, P.Ya., R.W. Knight, T.R. Karl, V.N. Razuvaev, and P.M. Zhai, 2008: Changes in extreme events in the northern extratropics. 2nd IGBP Congress, Cape-Town, South Africa, May 2008.

Groisman, P.Ya., R.W. Knight, T.R. Karl, M. Wehner, R. Reynolds, V.N. Razuvaev, and P.M. Zhai, 2008: Changes in extreme events in the northern extratropics. European Geosciences Union Assembly, Vienna, 14-19 April 2008. Poster EGU2008-A-10889.

Groisman, P.Ya., and R. Lawford, 2008: Northern Eurasia Earth Science Partnership (NEESPI): An update. 2nd IGBP Congress, Cape-Town, South Africa, May 2008. Poster.

Groisman, P.Ya., and R. Lawford, 2008: The NEESPI program briefing. European Geosciences Union General Assembly, Vienna, 14-19 April, 2008. EGU2008-A-03979.

Gutman, G., P. Groisman, and A. Reissell 2008: Land-cover and land-use change under changing climate in the Eurasian Arctic. Eos, Transactions of the American Geophysical Union, 89(53), Fall Meeting Supplement, Abstract GC52A-06. Search the 2008 Fall Meeting abstracts for full text.

Heim, R.R., G. Voos, and K.A. Shein, 2008: Teaching climate and culture as part of advanced climate change education at the University of North Carolina. Eos, Transactions of the American Geophysical Union, 89(53), Fall Meeting Supplement, Abstract ED21B-0620. Search the 2008 Fall Meeting abstracts for full text.

Heim, R., R.S. Vose, J. Lawrimore, and E.R. Cook, 2008: Putting current North America drought conditions into a multi-century perspective. Part 2: Using the blended product in operational drought monitoring. 20th Conference on Climate Variability and Change, New Orleans, LA, 20-24 January 2008, American Meteorological Society, Paper 10A.2. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/88Annual/techprogram/paper_131026.htm

Helms, C.N., C.C. Hennon, and K.R. Knapp, 2008: An objective algorithm for the identification of convective tropical cloud clusters in geostationary infrared imagery. 28th Conference on Hurricanes and Tropical Meteorology, Orlando, FL, 28 April - 2 May 2008, American Meteorological Society, Paper P2C.4. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/28Hurricanes/techprogram/paper_138235.htm

Hibbard, K., V. Kattsov, E. Wood, D. Lettenmaier, D. Lawrence, P. Kabat, and P. Groisman, 2008: Northern Eurasia: Evaluating processes and feedbacks in the context of climate change. European Geosciences Union General Assembly, Vienna, 14-19 April, 2008. EGU2008-A-10372.

Holley Young, A., K. Knapp, and L. Shi, 2008: An examination of AIRS data during overshooting deep convection events observed from MODIS, CloudSat and CALIPSO data. Eos, Transactions of the American Geophysical Union, 89(53), Fall Meeting Supplement, Abstract A31E-0173. Search the 2008 Fall Meeting abstracts for full text.

Hu, C., L. Di, W. Yang, Y. Wei, Y. Bai, C. Lynnes, Y. Enloe, B. Domenico, and G. Rutledge, 2008: Interoperability middleware between geosciences and geospatial catalog protocols. 2008 IEEE International Geoscience & Remote Sensing Symposium (IGARSS), Boston, MA, 6-11 July, Paper 3705.

Hutchins, C., and S. Ansari, 2008: Archived severe weather warnings for virtual globe applications. 24th Conference on IIPS, New Orleans, LA, 20-24 January 2008, American Meteorological Society, Paper 9B.5. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/88Annual/techprogram/paper_130975.htm

Johnson, R.M., J.T. Snow, S.Q. Foster, S.M. Buhr, M. McCaffery, F. Niepold, P. Pennington, and C. Manduca, 2008: Atmospheric science and climate literacy workshop progress report. 17th Symposium on Education, New Orleans, LA, 20-24 January 2008, American Meteorological Society, Paper 2.4. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/88Annual/techprogram/paper_135081.htm

Kim, D., 2008: Optimized merging of hourly precipitation with daily COOP precipitation data. 19th Conference on Probability and Statistics, New Orleans, LA, 20-24 January 2008, American Meteorological Society, Paper 11.4. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/88Annual/techprogram/paper_131029.htm

Kitzmiller, D.H., F. Ding, S. Van Cooten, K. Howard, C. Langston, J. Zhang, H. Moser, R.J. Kuligowski, D. Kim, Y. Zhang, and D. Riley, 2008: A comparison of evolving multisensory precipitation estimation methods based on impacts on flow prediction using a distributed hydrologic model. 22nd Conference on Hydrology, New Orleans, LA, 20-24 January 2008, American Meteorological Society, Poster P3.4. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/88Annual/techprogram/paper_134451.htm

Knapp, K.R., 2008: Hurricane Satellite (HURSAT) data sets: Low-earth orbit infrared and microwave data. 28th Conference on Hurricanes and Tropical Meteorology, Orlando, FL, 28 April - 2 May 2008, American Meteorological Society, Paper 4B.4. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/28Hurricanes/techprogram/paper_138402.htm

Kruk, M.C., K.R. Knapp, D.H. Levinson, H.J. Diamond, and J.P. Kossin, 2008: An overview of the International Best Track Archive for Climate Stewardship (IBTrACS) Project. Eos, Transactions of the American Geophysical Union, 89(53), Fall Meeting Supplement, Abstract U11A-0001. Search the 2008 Fall Meeting abstracts for full text.

Kruk, M.C., K.R. Knapp, D.H. Levinson, and J.P. Kossin, 2008: Data stewardship of global tropical cyclone best tracks. 28th Conference on Hurricanes and Tropical Meteorology, Orlando, FL, 28 April - 2 May 2008, American Meteorological Society, Poster P2A.12. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/28Hurricanes/techprogram/paper_138396.htm

Kunkel, K.E., M.A. Palecki, L. Ensor, D.A. Robinson, K.G. Hubbard, D.R. Easterling, and K.T. Redmond, 2008: Trends in extreme snowfall years in the contiguous U.S. 20th Conference on Climate Variability and Change, New Orleans, LA, 20-24 January 2008, American Meteorological Society, Paper 15A.3. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/88Annual/techprogram/paper_132980.htm

Larson, B.F., A. Tokay, E. Habib, and B.R. Nelson, 2008: Validation of the NWS stage IV Multi-sensor Precipitation Estimates (MPE) in mid-Atlantic region. 22nd Conference on Hydrology, New Orleans, LA, 20-24 January 2008, American Meteorological Society, Paper 8.3. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/88Annual/techprogram/paper_133405.htm

Larson, B.F, A. Tokay, E. Habib, and B.R. Nelson, 2008: Validation of the NWS stage IV Multi-sensor Precipitation Estimates (MPE) in mid-Atlantic region. Third TRMM International Science Conference, Las Vegas, NV, Feb 4-8 2008.

Lawford, R., and P. Groisman, 2008: Integration: A new frontier for NEESPI. Eos, Transactions of the American Geophysical Union, 89(53), Fall Meeting Supplement, Abstract GC52A-02. Search the 2008 Fall Meeting abstracts for full text.

Lawrimore, J., R. Heim, D.H. Levinson, A. Sanchez-Lugo, D. Wuertz, L. Love-Brotak, and E. Godfrey, 2008: The climate of 2007 in historical perspective. 20th Conference on Climate Variability and Change, New Orleans, LA, 20-24 January 2008, American Meteorological Society, Paper 7A.5. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/88Annual/techprogram/paper_131031.htm

Levinson, D.H., and M.C. Kruk, 2008: Evaluating the impacts of climate change on rainfall extremes for Hawaii and coastal Alaska. 24th Conference on Severe Local Storms, Savannah, GA, 27-31 October 2008, American Meteorological Society, Paper 1.4. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/24SLS/techprogram/paper_142172.htm

Lott, J.N., R.S. Vose, S.A. Del Greco, T.F. Ross, S. Worley, and J.L. Comeaux, 2008: The integrated surface database: Partnerships and progress. 24th Conference on IIPS, New Orleans, LA, 20-24 January 2008, American Meteorological Society, Paper 3B.5. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/88Annual/techprogram/paper_131387.htm

Maricle, G.E., E. McNie, T.S. Ryen, and E. Shea, 2008: State of the field: Social dimensions. 3rd Symposium on Policy and Socio-Economic Research, New Orleans, LA, 20-24 January 2008, American Meteorological Society, Panel discussion PD4.1. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/88Annual/techprogram/paper_137896.htm

Marra, J.J., 2008: Pacific Region Integrated Climatology Information Products (PRICIP) derived-data products. Eos, Transactions of the American Geophysical Union, 89(53), Fall Meeting Supplement, Abstract A53E-0324. Search the 2008 Fall Meeting abstracts for full text.

Marra, J.J., 2008: Sea level change and variability. Pacific Disaster Center/East-West Center Expert Working Group Meeting: Climate Change and Variability-Shifting Risk, East - West Center, Honolulu, HI, 14-15 August 2008.

Marra, J.J. and J. Potemra, 2008: Water level data and products. Pacific Islands Marine Data and Observations Training Workshop. A joint initiative of the South Pacific Sea Level and Climate Monitoring Project (SPSLCMP) and the Pacific Islands Global Ocean Observing System (PI-GOOS). Nadi, Fiji, 22-25 September 2008.

Marra, J.J., U.S. Kari , and T.A. Sabbatelli, 2008: Anatomies of historical storm events in the Pacific. ASCE Solutions to Coastal Disasters Conference, Kahuku, HI, 13-16 April 2008.

Menne, M., C.N. Williams, and R.S. Vose, 2008: The United States Historical Climatology Network monthly temperature data - version 2. 17th Conference on Applied Climatology, Whistler, BC, 11-15 August 2008, American Meteorological Society, Paper 2.6. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/13MontMet17AP/techprogram/paper_141108.htm

Morrill, C., 2008: Statistical detection of mid-Holocene abrupt climate changes from proxy records. Eos, Transactions of the American Geophysical Union, 89(53), Fall Meeting Supplement, Abstract PP43C-06. Search the 2008 Fall Meeting abstracts for full text.

Morrill, C., 2008: Timing and spatial extent of mid-Holocene abrupt climate change. Paleoclimate Modelling Intercomparison Project (PMIP2) Workshop, Estes Park, CO, 15-19 September 2008.

Morrill, C., B. Otto-Bliesner, E. Brady, and B. Briegleb, 2008: Sea ice feedbacks as a cause of past abrupt climate change in Greenland. 37th AMQUA Biennial Meeting, State College, PA, 5-7 June 2008.

Nelson, B.R., E. Habib, D. Kim, and D. Seo, 2008: Verification of multi-sensor precipitation reanalysis. Eos, Transactions of the American Geophysical Union, 89(53), Fall Meeting Supplement, Abstract H21G-0904. Search the 2008 Fall Meeting abstracts for full text.

Nelson, B.R., D. Kim, and D. Seo, 2008: Scientific issues in reanalysis of multi-sensor precipitation estimation. Eos, Transactions of the American Geophysical Union, 89(23), Joint Assembly Supplement, Abstract H43B-03. Search the 2008 Joint Assembly abstracts for full text.

Nelson, B.R., D.-J. Seo, and D. Kim, 2008: Multi-sensor precipitation reanalysis. International Symposium on Weather Radar and Hydrology, Grenoble, France, 10-15 March 2008.

Owen, T.W., M. Svoboda, and R. Pulwarty, 2008: A window on drought information, impacts and implications. 3rd Symposium on Policy and Socio-Economic Research, New Orleans, LA, 20-24 January 2008, American Meteorological Society, Poster P1.30. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/88Annual/techprogram/paper_136435.htm

Peterson, T.C., W.M. Connolley, and J. Fleck, 2008: The myth of the 1970s global cooling scientific consensus. 20th Conference on Climate Variability and Change, New Orleans, LA, 20-24 January 2008, American Meteorological Society, Poster P4.7. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/88Annual/techprogram/paper_131047.htm

Peterson, T.C., M. McGuirk, T.G. Houston, A. Horvitz, and M.F. Wehner, 2008: Climate variability and change with implications for transportation. 20th Conference on Climate Variability and Change, New Orleans, LA, 20-24 January 2008, American Meteorological Society, Paper 4B.5. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/88Annual/techprogram/paper_131039.htm

Pietrafesa, L.J., M. Peng, S. Bao, D. Dickey, J. Epps, and T. Karl, 2008: Sea level rise and coastal erosion: Past, present, and future scenarios. Eos, Transactions of the American Geophysical Union, 89(53), Fall Meeting Supplement, Abstract A53E-0325. Search the 2008 Fall Meeting abstracts for full text.

Pingree, K.A., and C. Morrill, 2008: Comparing the Antarctic bipolar seesaw under glacial and interglacial conditions. 7th Annual AMS Student Conference, New Orleans, LA, 20-24 January 2008, American Meteorological Society, Poster P1.84. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/88Annual/techprogram/paper_136503.htm

Pinheiro, A.C.T., J. Descloitres, J.L. Privette, J. Schmaltz, and J. Susskind, 2008: Near-real time retrievals of MODIS surface temperature within the MODIS rapid response system. International Workshop on the Retrieval and Use of Land Surface Temperature: Bridging the Gaps, Asheville, NC, 7-9 April 2008.

Pinheiro, A.C.T., J.L. Privette, and J.J. Bates, 2008: Climate data records of satellite based land surface temperature. International Workshop on the Retrieval and Use of Land Surface Temperature: Bridging the Gaps, Asheville, NC, 7-9 April 2008.

Pinheiro, A.C.T., J.L. Privette, J.J. Bates, and J. Pedelty, 2008: Satellite retrieval of land surface temperature: Challenges and opportunities. 20th Conference on Climate Variability and Change, New Orleans, LA, 20-24 January 2008, American Meteorological Society, Paper 7A.1. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/88Annual/techprogram/paper_131227.htm

Pinheiro, A.C.T., J.L. Privette, R. Mahoney, and C.J. Tucker, 2008: Directional effects in a daily AVHRR land surface temperature dataset over Africa. International Workshop on the Retrieval and Use of Land Surface Temperature: Bridging the Gaps, Asheville, NC, 7-9 April 2008.

Privette, J.L., B.R. Barkstrom, J.J. Bates, M. Bonadonna, K. Boyd, D. Cecil, B. Cramer, G.K. Davis, T.R. Karl, J.A. Kaye, C. Koblinsky, M. Tanner, and D.F. Young, 2008: Restoration of NPOESS climate capabilities - climate data records. 4th Symposium on Future National Operational Environmental Satellites, New Orleans, LA, 20-24 January 2008, American Meteorological Society, Poster 1.3. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/88Annual/techprogram/paper_131058.htm

Privette, J.L., B. Barkstrom, J. Bates, T. Karl, B. Cramer, J. Kaye, W. Cecil, D. Young, C. Koblinsky, M. Tanner, G. Davis, M.F. Bonadonna, and K. Boyd, 2008: Restoration of NPOESS climate capabilities: Climate data records. International Workshop on the Retrieval and Use of Land Surface Temperature: Bridging the Gaps, Asheville, NC, 7-9 April 2008.

Privette, J.L., J.J. Bates, T. Karl, D. Markham, and E.J. Kearns, 2008: Developing Climate Data Records (CDRs) from NPOESS data. Eos, Transactions of the American Geophysical Union, 89(53), Fall Meeting Supplement, Abstract A54B-05. Search the 2008 Fall Meeting abstracts for full text.

Privette, J.L., D.F. Young, M. Tanner, C. Koblinsky, J.A. Kaye, T.R. Karl, G.K. Davis, B. Cramer, D. Cecil, K. Boyd, M. Bonadonna, J.J. Bates, and B.R. Barkstrom, 2008: Restoration of NPOESS climate capabilities - a mission roadmap. 4th Symposium on Future National Operational Environmental Satellites, New Orleans, LA, 20-24 January 2008, American Meteorological Society, Poster 1.4. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/88Annual/techprogram/paper_131181.htm

Qi, J., A. Ailikun, and P.Ya. Groisman, 2008: Synergizing MAIRS and NEESPI region study programs: Complementary and potential for collaboration. European Geosciences Union General Assembly, Vienna, 14-19 April, 2008. EGU2008-A-09253.

Redmond, K.T., G. McCurdy, G. Kelly, M.J. Brewer, T.W. Owen, and B. Bonack, 2008: Weather coder III: Web-based climate data ingest for NOAA's cooperative volunteer observation network. 24th Conference in IIPS, New Orleans, LA, 20-24 January 2008, American Meteorological Society, Paper 7C.3. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/88Annual/techprogram/paper_135495.htm

Reynolds, R.W., 2008: A daily blended analysis for sea surface temperature - version 2. 2008 Ocean Sciences Meeting, Orlando, FL, 2-7 March 2008.

Reynolds, R.W., 2008: Intercomparisons among global daily SST analyses. Ninth GODAE High-Resolution SST (GHRSST) Science Team Workshop, Perros-Guirec, Brittany, France, June 9-13, 2008.

Robinson, D.A., M. Gerbush, T. Estilow, J.H. Lawrimore, M.F. Squires, and R.R. Heim Jr., 2008: Operational ranking of U.S. snowfall events. 17th Conference on Applied Climatology, Whistler, BC, 11-15 August 2008, American Meteorological Society, Paper 9.3. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/13MontMet17AP/techprogram/paper_141019.htm

Rutledge, G.K., D. Schuster, S. Worley, D. Stepaniak, Z. Toth, Y. Zhu, P. Bougeault, and S. Anthony, 2008: Archive access to the THORPEX Interactive Grand Global Ensemble (TIGGE) suite of model output. Eos, Transactions of the American Geophysical Union, 89(23), Joint Assembly Supplement, Abstract IN41A-04. Search the 2008 Joint Assembly abstracts for full text.

Sabbatelli, T.A., J. Marra, and E. Shea, 2008: Interpreting historical storminess data: A web portal for Pacific regional resilience. 7th Annual AMS Student Conference, New Orleans, LA, 20-24 January 2008, American Meteorological Society, Poster P1.10. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/88Annual/techprogram/paper_136746.htm

Sanchez-Lugo, A., J. Lawrimore, D. Wuertz, and K. Hamilton, 2008: An index to measure the influences of climate on residential natural gas demand. 20th Conference on Climate Variability and Change, New Orleans, LA, 20-24 January 2008, American Meteorological Society, Paper 3B.3. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/88Annual/techprogram/paper_131209.htm

Shea, E., 2008: People, places, possibilities and partnerships: Preparing for a national climate service. 17th Conference on Applied Climatology, Whistler, BC, 11-15 August 2008, American Meteorological Society, Paper 4.2. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/13MontMet17AP/techprogram/paper_141395.htm

Shea, E., 2008: Strengthening climate services capabilities and regional engagement at NOAA's National Climatic Data Center. Eos, Transactions of the American Geophysical Union, 89(53), Fall Meeting Supplement, Abstract A13D-0273 (Invited). Search the 2008 Fall Meeting abstracts for full text.

Shein, K., 2008: Interactive quality assurance practices. 24th Conference on IIPS, New Orleans, LA, 20-24 January 2008, American Meteorological Society, Paper 6A.9. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/88Annual/techprogram/paper_131217.htm

Shein, K.A., 2008: A geographic analysis of spatial quality control of the NOAA COOP weather network. Annual Meeting of the Association of American Geographers, Boston, MA, 15-19 April 2008.

Shein, K.A., and H. J. Diamond, 2008: NOAA National Climatic Data Center: Data access, WDC-A, and GCOS data. Regional Science Team Meeting Devoted to the High Latitudes of the NEESPI Domain, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland, 2-6 June 2008.

Shein, K.A., A.M. Sterin, M.Z. Shaimardanov, D.P. Kaiser, S.J. Worley, R.G. Barry, F.M. Fetterer, and H.J. Diamond, 2008: Current activity in the exchange of environmental data between the United States and the Russian Federation. Eos, Transactions of the American Geophysical Union, 89(53), Fall Meeting Supplement, Abstract GC41A-0678. Search the 2008 Fall Meeting abstracts for full text.

Sherstyukov, B.G., A.B. Sherstyukov, and P.Ya. Groisman, 2008: Impact of surface air temperature and snow cover depth on the upper soil temperature variations in Russia, 2008. Eos, Transactions of the American Geophysical Union, 89(53), Fall Meeting Supplement, Abstract GC41A-0674. Search the 2008 Fall Meeting abstracts for full text.

Squires, M.F., J.H. Lawrimore, R. Heim, D.A. Robinson, M.R. Gerbush, and T. Estilow, 2008: Development of operational regional snowfall indices. 24th Conference on IIPS, New Orleans, LA, 20-24 January 2008, American Meteorological Society, Paper 7A.3. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/88Annual/techprogram/paper_131220.htm

Tarpley, D., Y. Yu, P. Romanov, E. Prins, K. Gallo, F. Kogan, H. Xu, M.K. RamaVarma Raja, K.Y. Vinnikov, M. Goldberg, S. Qiu, and J.L. Privette, 2008: Activities of GOES-R land applications working group team. 5th GOES Users' Conference, New Orleans, LA, 20-24 January 2008, American Meteorological Society, Poster P1.55. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/88Annual/techprogram/paper_133139.htm

Wagner, A., C. Morrill, B. Otto-Bliesner, and N. Rosenbloom, 2008: Model simulations of the 8.2 ka Event. Eos, Transactions of the American Geophysical Union, 89(53), Fall Meeting Supplement, Abstract PP21C-1451. Search the 2008 Fall Meeting abstracts for full text.

Wahl, E., and C. Schoelzel, 2008: Climate-pollen forward models for use in Bayesian hierarchical climate reconstruction. Eos, Transactions of the American Geophysical Union, 89(53), Fall Meeting Supplement, Abstract PP51C-1506. Search the 2008 Fall Meeting abstracts for full text.

Wilkinson, C., S. Woodruff, E. Freeman, P. Brohan, F.B.Koek, and D. Wheeler, 2008: RECovery of Logbooks and International Marine data: (RECLAIM). Third JCOMM Workshop on Advances in Marine Climatology (CLIMAR-III), Gdynia, Poland, 6-9 May 2008, Poster S2P2.

Woodruff, S.D., E.C. Kent, J.E. Freeman, S.J. Lubker, R.W. Pascal, S.J. Worley, and M.J. Yelland, 2008: Advancing marine climatology with GOSUD/SAMOS data: Enhancing linkages to ICOADS and JCOMM. 2nd Joint GOSUD/SAMOS Workshop, Seattle, WA, 10-12 June 2008.

Yoksas, T., and G. Rutledge, 2008: Earth and space science cyberinfrastructures: Data, tools, distribution, and forecast systems for international collaboration. Eos, Transactions of the American Geophysical Union, 89(23), Joint Assembly Supplement, Abstract IN41A. Search the 2008 Joint Assembly abstracts for full text.

Zhang, H.M., R.W. Reynolds, G. Rutledge, R. Mendelssohn, F. Schwing, L. DeWitt, and D. Swank, 2008: Multi-satellite blended surface marine products and their applications. 2008 Ocean Sciences Meeting, Orlando, FL, 2-7 March 2008.

Zhu, Y., Z. Toth, and G.K. Rutledge, 2008: TIGGE and NAEFS: Research and operational developments in multi-center ensemble forecasting. Eos, Transactions of the American Geophysical Union, 89(23), Joint Assembly Supplement, Abstract IN41A-03. Search the 2008 Joint Assembly abstracts for full text.

Other Publications and Products:

Climate Data Modernization Program, 2008: CDMP Annual Report 2008. NOAA's National Climatic Data Center, Asheville, NC, 12 pp. and CD-ROM.

Durre, I., M. Richardson, C. Smith, J.A. Shulman, and S. Steele, 2008: University design of instruction: Reflections of students. In: Universal Design in Higher Education: From Principles to Practice. Harvard Education Press, Cambridge, MA, pp. 83-96.

Lackey, M., N. Lott, W. Angel, T. Houston, A. Graumann, J. Kobar, J. Marra, B. Bauer, D. Franklin, and D. Brinegar, 2008: NCDC Products and services guide, 2008. NOAA's National Climatic Data Center, Asheville, NC, 110 pp. http://www1.ncdc.noaa.gov/pub/data/inventories/2008psguide.pdf

Lott, N., T. Ross, T. Houston, and A. Smith, 2008: Billion dollar U.S. weather disasters, 1980-2007 [Online]. NOAA's National Climatic Data Center, Ashville, NC. (Available online: http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/reports/billionz.html and 2-page PDF: http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/img/reports/billion/billionz-2007.pdf)

Lynnes, C., K. McDonald, L. Di, B. Domenico, Y. Enloe, D. Holloway, G. Rutledge, W. Yang, C. Hu, and M. Min, 2008: Open GeoSpatial Consortium (OGC) / GeoScience Gateway Final Report. NASA Technical Note (in press).

Peterson, T.C., and M.J. Manton, 2008: Monitoring changes in climate extremes: A tale of international collaboration. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 89(9), 1266-1271.

Wang, X.L., T.C. Peterson, J. Lawrimore, M. Brunet-India, R. Cerveny, C. Donlon, F. Driouech, W.A. Wan Hassan, R. Hollmann, M.D. Schwartz, and Z. Zhang, 2008: Monitoring the Earth's climate. Bulletin of the WMO, 57, 109-113.

Zhang, X., F.W. Zwiers, and T.C. Peterson, 2008: The adaptation imperative will make very large information demands on climate science: Is climate science ready? Bulletin of the WMO, 57, 103-108.


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2007

Articles:

Arguez, A., ed., 2007: State of the climate in 2006. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 88(6, Supplement), S1-S135.

Arguez, A., A.M. Waple, and A.M. Sanchez-Lugo, 2007: State of the climate in 2006: Executive summary. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 88(6), 929-932.

Bengtsson, L., P. Arkin, P. Berrisford, P. Bougeault, C.K. Folland, C. Gordon, K. Haines, K.I. Hodges, P. Jones, P. Kallberg, N. Rayner, A.J. Simmons, D. Stammer, P.W. Thorne, S. Uppala, and R.S. Vose, 2007: The need for a dynamical climate reanalysis. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 88(4), 495-501.

Cerveny, R., V.D. Belitskaya, P. Bessemoulin, M. Cortez, C. Landsea, and T.C. Peterson, 2007: A new western hemisphere 24-hour rainfall record. Bulletin of the WMO, 56(3), 212-215. Online at http://www.wmo.int/pages/publications/bulletin/documents/bulletin_56_3.pdf

Cerveny, R.S., J. Lawrimore, R. Edwards, and C. Landsea, 2007: Extreme weather records. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 88(6), 853-860.

Diamond, H.J. and M.R. Helfert, 2006: The U.S. Global Climate Observing System (GCOS) program: plans for high elevation GCOS surface network sites based on the benchmark U.S. Climate Reference Network (CRN) system. Mountain views, the newsletter of the Consortium for Integrated Climate Research in Western Mountains, CIRMOUNT, 1(1), 16-19. Online at http://www.fs.fed.us/psw/cirmount/

Donlon, C., I. Robinson, K.S. Casey, J. Vazquez-Cuervo, E. Armstrong, O. Arino ,C. Gentemann, D. May, P. LeBorgne, J. Piolla, I. Barton, H. Beggs, D.J.S. Poulter, C.J. Merchant, A. Bingham, S. Heinz, A. Harris, G. Wick, B. Emery, P. Minnett, R. Evans, D. Llewellyn-Jones, C. Mutlow , R.W. Reynolds, H. Kawamura, and N. Rayner, 2007: The Global Ocean Data Assimilation Experiment High-resolution Sea Surface Temperature Pilot Project. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 88(8), 1197-1213.

Dupigny-Giroux, L.-A., T.F. Ross, J.D. Elms, R. Truesdell, and S.R. Doty, 2007: NOAA's Climate Database Modernization Program: Rescuing, archiving, and digitizing history. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 88(7), 1015-1017.

Easterling, D.R., T.W.R. Wallis, J.H. Lawrimore, and R.R. Heim, Jr., 2007: Effects of temperature and precipitation trends on U.S. drought. Geophysical Research Letters, 34, L20709, doi:10.1029/2007GL031541.

Groisman, P.Ya. and S.A. Bartalev, 2007: Northern Eurasia Earth Science Partnership Initiative (NEESPI): science plan overview. Global and Planetary Change, 56(3-4), 215-234.

Groisman, P.Ya., H. H. Shugart, and I.N. Sokolik, 2007: Editorial. Preface to special issue on Northern Eurasia regional climate and environmental change. Global and Planetary Change, 56(3-4), v-vii.

Groisman, P., I. Sokolik, K. Hibbard, G. Brasseur, and J. Katzenberger, 2007: Northern Eurasia in the global earth system. Eos Transactions of the AGU, 88(46), 487. Supplementary material at http://www.agu.org/eos_elec/2007/groisman_88_46_487.html

Groisman, P.Ya. and R.W. Knight, 2007: Prolonged dry episodes over North America: New tendencies emerging during the last 40 years. Advances in Earth Science, 22(11), 1191-1207.

Groisman, P.Ya. and A. Soja, 2007: Northern hemisphere high latitude climate and environmental change (Editorial). Environmental Research Letters, 2, 045008 (1 pp.) doi:10.1088/1748-9326/2/4/045008

Groisman, P.Y., B.G. Sherstyukov, V.N. Razuvaev, R.W. Knight, J.G. Enloe, N.S. Stroumentova, P.H. Whitfield, E. Farland, I. Hannsen-Bauer, H. Tuomenvirta, H. Aleksandersson, A.V. Mescherskaya, and T.R. Karl, 2007: Potential forest fire danger over Northern Eurasia: changes during the 20th century. Global and Planetary Change, 56(3-4), 371-386.

Ho, S.-P., Y.-H. Kuo, Z. Zeng, and T.C. Peterson, 2007: A comparison of lower stratosphere temperature from microwave measurements with CHAMP GPS RO data. Geophysical Research Letters, 34, L15701, doi:10.1029/2007GL030202.

Houston, T.G. and S.A. Changnon, 2007: Freezing rain events: A major weather hazard in the conterminous US. Natural Hazards, 40(2), 485-494.

Kelleher, K.E., K.K. Droegemeier, J.J. Levit, C. Sinclair, D.E. Jahn, S.D. Hill, L. Mueller, G. Qualley, T.D. Crum, S.D. Smith, S.A. Del Greco, S. Lakshmivarahan, L. Miller, M. Ramamurthy, B. Domenico, and D.W. Fulker, 2007: Project CRAFT: A real-time delivery system for NEXRAD level II data via the internet. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 88(7), 1045-1057.

Kent, E., S. Woodruff, N. Rayner, T. Arbetter, C. Folland, F. Koek, D. Parker, R. Reynolds, R. Saunders, V. Smolyanitsky, S. Worley, and T. Yoshida, 2007. Advances in the use of historical marine climate data. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 88(4), 559-564.

Knapp, K.R., J.J. Bates, and B. Barkstrom, 2007: Scientific data stewardship: Lessons learned from a satellite data rescue effort. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 88(9), 1359-1361.

Knapp, K.R. and J.P. Kossin, 2007: New global tropical cyclone data from ISCCP B1 geostationary satellite observations. Journal of Applied Remote Sensing, 1, 013505 (6 pp.) doi:10.1117/1.2712816

Kossin, J.P., K.R. Knapp, D.J. Vimont, R.J. Murnane and B.A. Harper, 2007: A globally consistent reanalysis of hurricane variability and trends. Geophysical Research Letters, 34, L04815, doi:10.1029/2006GL028836.

Kunkel, K.E., T.R. Karl, and D.R. Easterling, 2007: A Monte Carlo assessment of uncertainties in heavy precipitation frequency variations. Journal of Hydrometeorology, 8(5), 1152-1160.

Kunkel, K.E., M.A. Palecki, K.G. Hubbard, D.A. Robinson, K.T. Redmond, and D.R. Easterling, 2007: Trend identification in twentieth-century U.S. snowfall: The challenges. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 24(1), 64-73.

Marra, J., T. Allen, D. Easterling, S. Fauver, T. Karl, D. Levinson, D. Marcy, J. Payne, L. Peitrafesa, E. Shea, and L. Vaughn, 2007: An integrating architecture for coastal inundation and erosion program planning and product development. Marine Technology Society Journal, 41(1), 62-75.

Meehl, G.A., C. Tebaldi, H. Teng, and T.C. Peterson, 2007: Current and future U.S. weather extremes and El Nino. Geophysical Research Letters, 34, L20704, doi:10.1029/2007GL031027

Mendelsohn, R., A. Basist, A. Dinar, P. Kurukulasuriya, and C. Williams, 2007: What explains agricultural performance: climate normals or climate variance? Climatic Change, 81(1), 85-99.

Myneni, R.B., W. Yang, R.R. Nemani, A.R. Huete, R.E. Dickinson, Y. Knyazikhin, K. Didan, R. Fu, R.I. Negran Ju�rez, S.S. Saatchi, H.Hashimoto, K. Ichii, N.V. Shabanov, B. Tan, P. Ratana, J.L. Privette, J.T. Morisette, E.F. Vermote, D.P. Roy, R.E. Wolfe, M.A. Friedl, S.W. Running, P. Votava, N. El-Saleous, S. Devadiga, Y. Su, and V.V. Salomonson, 2007: Large seasonal swings in leaf area of Amazon rainforests. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 104(12), 4820-4823.

Nickeson, J., J. Morisette, J.L. Privette, C. Justice, and D. Wickland, 2007: Coordinating land product validation: Core site status in 2006, Eos Transactions of the American Geophysical Union, 88(7), 81-82.

Pinheiro, A.C.T., J. Descloitres, J.L. Privette, J. Susskind, L. Iredell, and J. Schmaltz, 2007: Near-real time retrievals of land surface temperature within the MODIS rapid response system. Remote Sensing of the Environment, 106(3), 326-336.

Prados, A.I., S. Kondragunta, P. Ciren and K.R. Knapp, 2007: The GOES Aerosol/Smoke Product (GASP) over North America: Comparisons to AERONET and MODIS observations. Journal of Geophysical Research, 112, D15201, doi:10.1029/2006JD007968.

Reynolds, R.W., T.M. Smith, C. Liu, D.B. Chelton, K.S. Casey, and M.G. Schlax, 2007: Daily high-resolution blended analyses for sea surface temperature. Journal of Climate, 20(22), 5473-5496.

Sensoy, S., T.C. Peterson, L.V. Alexander, and X. Zhang, 2007: Enhancing Middle East climate change monitoring and indexes. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 88(8), 1249-1254.

Shen, S.S.P., H. Yin, and T.M. Smith, 2007: An estimate of the sampling error variance of the gridded GHCN monthly surface air temperature data. Journal of Climate, 20(10), 2321-2331.

Sherstyukov, B.G., V.N. Razuvaev, O.N. Bulygina, and P.Ya. Groisman, 2007: NEESPI Science and Data Support Center for Hydrometeorological Information in Obninsk, Russia. Environmental Research Letters, 2, 045010 (2 pp.) doi:10.1088/1748-9326/2/4/045010.

Sherstyukov, A.B., B.G. Sherstyukov, and P.Ya. Groisman, 2007: Impact of surface air temperature and snow cover depth on the upper soil temperature variations in Russia. Eos Transactions of the AGU, 88(52), Fall Meeting Supplement, Abstract GC23A-0972.

Sun, B., T.R. Karl, and D.J. Seidel, 2007: Changes in cloud-ceiling heights and frequencies over the United States since the early 1950s. Journal of Climate, 20(15), 3956-3970.

Wilson, R., R. D'Arrigo, B. Buckley, U. Bantgen, J. Esper, D. Frank, B. Luckman, S. Payette, R. Vose, and D. Youngblut, 2007: A matter of divergence: Tracking recent warming at hemispheric scales using tree ring data. Journal of Geophysical Research, 112, D17103, doi:10.1029/2006JD008318.

Zhou, L.M., R.E. Dickinson, Y.H. Tian, R.S. Vose, and Y.J. Dai, 2007: Impact of vegetation removal and soil aridation on diurnal temperature range in a semiarid region: Application to the Sahel. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 104(46), 17937-17942.

Conferences:

Alpert, J.C., J. Wang, and G. Rutledge, 2007: Applications for real time NOMADS at NCEP to disseminate NOAA's operational model data base. Eos Transactions of the AGU, 88(23), Joint Assembly Supplement, Abstract IN32A-04. Search the 2008 Fall Meeting abstracts for full text.

Anderson, D.M., C.K. D'Ippolito, A.K. DuVivier, and A.K. Gupta, 2007: Centennial-scale trends in the Indian summer monsoon and the inter-tropical convergence zone during the last 2,000 years. 15th Conference on Air-Sea Interaction, Portland, OR, American Meteorological Society, Paper 5.3. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/15isa14m/techprogram/paper_126056.htm

Ansari, S., R. Baldwin, S. Del Greco, N. Lott, and G. Rutledge, 2007: Web services at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) National Climatic Data Center (NCDC). Eos Transactions of the AGU, 88(52), Fall Meeting Supplement, Abstract IN43C-03.

Arguez, A., J. Yu, and J.J. O'Brien, 2007: A new method for time series filtering near endpoints. 19th Conference on Climate Variability and Change, San Antonio, TX, American Meteorological Society, Paper 2B.10. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/87ANNUAL/techprogram/paper_116364.htm

Arguez, A., R.E. Livezey, J.J. O'Brien and S.R. Smith, 2007: Impact and indicator based perspective of ENSO influence on U.S. climate during winter. 19th Conference on Climate Variability and Change, San Antonio, TX, American Meteorological Society, Paper 6.8. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/87ANNUAL/techprogram/paper_116362.htm

Baldwin, R., S. Ansari, N. Lott, and G. Reid, 2007: Accessing geographic information services and visualization products at NOAA's National Climatic Data Center. 23rd Conference on IIPS, San Antonio, TX, American Meteorological Society, Paper 4B.8. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/87ANNUAL/techprogram/paper_116734.htm

Baldwin, R., S. Ansari, G. Reid, N. Lott, and S. Del Greco, 2007: GIS services, visualization products, and interoperability at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) National Climatic Data Center (NCDC). Eos Transactions of the AGU, 88(52), Fall Meeting Supplement, Abstract IN13A-0899.

Barkstrom, B.R., J.J. Bates, and J. Privette, 2007: NOAA's Scientific Data Stewardship program: Connecting essential climate variables to science questions and societal impacts for long-term information access. 23rd Conference on IIPS/11th Symposium on Integrated Observing and Assimilation Systems for the Atmosphere, Oceans, and Land Surface, San Antonio, TX, American Meteorological Society, Boston, Paper J4.6. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/87ANNUAL/techprogram/paper_117342.htm

Bates, J.J., 2007: Climate change science mid-life crisis - challenges and opportunities. 2nd Symposium on Policy and Socio-economic Research, San Antonio, TX, American Meteorological Society, Paper 1.2. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/87ANNUAL/techprogram/paper_116354.htm

Bates, J.J., B.R. Barkstrom, and J. Privette, 2007: Climate requirements for future national operational environmental satellite systems: Bridging the weather-climate gap. 3rd Symposium on Future National Operational Environmental Satellites, San Antonio, TX, American Meteorological Society, Boston, Poster P1.27. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/87ANNUAL/techprogram/paper_117333.htm

Bulygina, O.N., V.N. Razuvaev, and P.Ya. Groisman, 2007: Changes in snow cover characteristics over the Russian territory in recent decades. Eos Transactions of the AGU, 88(52), Fall Meeting Supplement, Abstract GC23A-0973.

Bulygina, O.N., V.N. Razuvaev, N.N. Korshunova, and P.Ya. Groisman, 2007: Climate variations and changes in the climate extreme events in Russia. Environmental Research Letters, 2, 045020 (7 pp) doi:10.1088/1748-9326/2/4/045020.

Collins, W.G. and C.B. Baker, 2007: The use of a wetness sensor in precipitation measurements for the U.S. Climate Reference Network. 14th Symposium on Meteorological Observation and Instrumentation, San Antonio, TX, American Meteorological Society, Boston, Paper 1.2. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/87ANNUAL/techprogram/paper_117991

Del Greco, S. and S. Ansari, 2007: Radar visualization and data exporter tools to support interoperability and the Global Earth Observation System of Systems (GEOSS), from the National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Adminstration's (NOAA's) National Climatic Data Center (NCDC). 23rd Conference on IIPS, San Antonio, TX, American Meteorological Society, Paper 2B.6. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/87ANNUAL/techprogram/paper_116366.htm

Del Greco, S. and S. Ansari, 2007: Radar data visualization and interoperability tools at NOAA's NCDC. Pacific Region Data Integration and Visualization Workshop, Honolulu, HI, NOAA/NESDIS/NCDC Integrated Data and Environmental Applications (IDEA) Center and East-West Center.

Del Greco, S., J.N. Lott, R. Ray, D. Dellinger, F. Smith, and P. Jones, 2007: Surface data processing and integration at NOAA's National Climatic Data Center. 23rd Conference on IIPS, San Antonio, TX, American Meteorological Society, Paper 6.6. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/87ANNUAL/techprogram/paper_116367.htm

Diamond, H. and M.R. Helfert, 2007: The U.S. Global Climate Observing Systems (GCOS) program: Plans for high elevation and high latitude GCOS surface network sites based on the benchmark U.S. Climate Reference Network (CRN) system. 23rd Conference on IIPS/11th Symposium on Integrated Observing and Assimilation Systems for the Atmosphere, Oceans, and Land Surface, San Antonio, TX, American Meteorological Society, Paper J4.9. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/87ANNUAL/techprogram/paper_116356.htm

Durre, I., M.J. Menne, and R.S. Vose, 2007: Strategies for evaluating quality control procedures. 14th Symposium on Meteorological Observation and Instrumentation, San Antonio, TX, American Meteorological Society, Paper 7.2. Not presented: Weather-related cancellation. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/87ANNUAL/techprogram/paper_116368.htm

Easterling, D., B. Gleason, K.E. Kunkel, and R.J. Stouffer, 2007: A comparison of model produced climate extremes with observed and projected trends for the 20th and 21st centuries. AMS Forum: Climate Change Manifested by Changes in Weather, San Antonio, TX, American Meteorological Society, paper 1.1. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/87ANNUAL/techprogram/paper_116373.htm

Forsythe-Newell, S.P., B.B. Barkstrom, and K.P. Roberts, 2007: Online impact prioritization of essential climate variables on climate change. Eos Transactions of the AGU, 88(52), Fall Meeting Supplement, Abstract GC33A-0942.

Gleason, K., R. Heim, D. Levinson, S. Stephens, and C. Tankersley, 2007: The climate of 2006 in historical perspective. 19th Conference on Climate Variability and Change, San Antonio, TX, American Meteorological Society, Paper 2B.1A. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/87ANNUAL/techprogram/paper_116565.htm

Groisman, P.Ya., G.M. Henebry, and E.F. Wood, 2007: Northern Eurasia Earth Science Partnership Initiative (NEESPI): Integrated approach to regional climate and environment change studies II. Eos Transactions of the AGU, 88(52), Fall Meeting Supplement, Abstract GC22A.

Gupta, A.K., M. Das, B. Mukherjee, D.M. Anderson, and S.C. Clemens, 2007. Changing face of the Indian summer monsoon: Its impact on marine life, vegetation and human societies in South Asia during the latest Pleistocene and the Holocene. International Conference at the PRC, Ahmedabad, India.

Heim, R.R. 2007: Development and applications of the U.S. drought monitor and North America drought monitor. Eos Transactions of the AGU, 88(23), Joint Assembly Supplement, Abstract U32C-02.

Hibbard, K.A., V. Kattsov, E. Wood, D. Lettenmaier, D. Lawrence, P. Kabat, and P. Groisman, 2007: Northern Eurasia: Evaluating processes and feedbacks in the context of climate change. Eos Transactions of the AGU, 88(52), Fall Meeting Supplement, Abstract GC21B-07.

Holley, A., 2007: The effects of condensation on the outside wall of a Geonor precipitation gauge. 14th Symposium on Meteorological Observation and Instrumentation, San Antonio, TX, American Meteorological Society, Paper 1.3. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/87ANNUAL/techprogram/paper_116808.htm

Holley, A., S. Gros, and M.E. Hall, 2007: Noise dependencies for Geonor vibrating wire precipitation gauge. 14th Symposium on Meteorological Observation and Instrumentation/16th Conference on Applied Climatology, San Antonio, TX, American Meteorological Society, Poster JP2.3. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/87ANNUAL/techprogram/paper_116737.htm

Holley, A., S. Gros, and M.E. Hall, 2007: Temperature deviation study of three co-located platinum resistance thermometers. 14th Symposium on Meteorological Observation and Instrumentation, San Antonio, TX, American Meteorological Society, Paper 2.2. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/87ANNUAL/techprogram/paper_116806.htm

Hu, A., B.L. Otto-Bliesner, G.A. Meehl, W. Han, C. Morrill, E.C. Brady, and B. Briegleb, 2007: Response of the thermohaline circulation to freshwater forcing under present day and LGM conditions. EOS Transactions of the AGU, 88(52), Fall Meeting Supplement, Abstract GC44A-04.

Hu, C., L. Di, W. Yang, C. Lynnes, B. Domenico, G.K. Rutledge, and Y. Enloe, 2007: Interoperability between geoscience and geospatial catalog protocols. Eos Transactions of the AGU, 88(52), Fall Meeting Supplement, Abstract IN41A-0075.

Karl, T.R., J.J. Bates, B.R. Barkstrom, C.J. Koblinsky, and M.D. Goldberg, 2007: Climate capabilities with restructured NPOESS. 3rd Symposium on Future National Operational Environmental Satellites, San Antonio, TX, American Meteorological Society, Paper 6.2. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/87ANNUAL/techprogram/paper_121181.htm

Kim, D., 2007: Analyses of heavy rainfall variations in the U.S. from the reprocessed Hydrometeorological Automated Data System (HADS) data. 19th Conference on Climate Variability and Change/21st Conference on Hydrology, San Antonio, TX, American Meteorological Society, Paper J4.6. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/87ANNUAL/techprogram/paper_116374.htm

Knapp, K.R., 2007: Calibrating geostationary satellite infrared sensors for climate applications. 14th Symposium on Meteorological Observation and Instrumentation, San Antonio, TX, American Meteorological Society, Paper 8.6. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/87ANNUAL/techprogram/paper_116375.htm

Knapp, K.R., 2007: Potential climate applications from a global geostationary satellite data set. 16th Conference on Applied Climatology/14th Symposium on Meteorological Observation and Instrumentation, San Antonio, TX, American Meteorological Society, Poster JP1.5 .Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/87ANNUAL/techprogram/paper_116376.htm

Knapp, K.R., 2007: Hurricane Satellite (HURSAT) data sets: Development, access and applications. Joint 2007 EUMETSAT Meteorological Satellite Conference and the 15th Satellite Meteorology & Oceanography Conference of the AMS, Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Online at http://www.eumetsat.int/Home/Main/Publications/Conference_and_Workshop_Proceedings/SP_1196354659081?l=en

Knapp, K.R., 2007: Developing satellite data access methods to broaden potential user community. Joint 2007 EUMETSAT Meteorological Satellite Conference and the 15th Satellite Meteorology & Oceanography Conference of the AMS, Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Online at http://www.eumetsat.int/Home/Main/Publications/Conference_and_Workshop_Proceedings/SP_1196354659081?l=en

Kunkel, K.E., T.R. Karl, and D.R. Easterling, 2007: A Monte Carlo assessment of uncertainties in heavy precipitation frequency variations. 19th Conference on Climate Variability and Change, San Antonio, TX, American Meteorological Society, Paper 7.9. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/87ANNUAL/techprogram/paper_117158.htm

Kunkel, K., M. Palecki, K.G. Hubbard, D. Robinson, K. Redmond, D.R. Easterling, and L. Ensor, 2007: U.S. snowfall trends for 1900-2005. 19th Conference on Climate Variability and Change, San Antonio, TX, American Meteorological Society, Paper 6.6. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/87ANNUAL/techprogram/paper_116673.htm

Larson, B.F., E. Habib, J. Graschel, and B.R. Nelson, 2007: A validation study of the NWS/MPE precipitation products using a dense rain gauge network in South Louisiana. Eos Transactions of the AGU, 88(52), Fall Meeting Supplement, Abstract H21E-0804.

Lawrimore, J., K. Gleason, D.H. Levinson, T.W. Owen and D.M. Anderson, 2007: Climate information for the broadcast community. 16th Conference on Applied Climatology/35th Conference on Broadcast Meteorology, San Antonio, TX, American Meteorological Society, Paper J2.5. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/87ANNUAL/techprogram/paper_121047.htm

Lawrimore, J.H. and R.R. Heim, 2007: A vision of international drought monitoring across the western hemisphere. Eos Transactions of the AGU, 88(23), Joint Assembly Supplement, Abstract U32C-01.

Lawrimore, J.H. and R.R. Heim, 2007: Overview of the North America Climate Extremes Monitoring (NACEM) system. Eos Transactions of the AGU, 88(23), Joint Assembly Supplement, Abstract A41A-07.

Majewski, D. and H.-M. Zhang, 2007: WGNE - GEWEX SURFA Project. WCRP 23rd Session of the Working Group on Numerical Experimentation (WGNE) and 10th Session of the GEWEX Modelling and Prediction Panel (GMPP), Shanghai, China.

Morrill, C., K. Pingree, E.C. Brady, and B.L. Otto-Bliesner, 2007: Different strengths of the bipolar see-saw during glacial and interglacial times. EOS Transactions of the AGU, 88(52), Fall Meeting Supplement, Abstract PP13B-1270.

Nelson, B., D. Kim, and D. Seo, 2007: Multi-sensor precipitation reanalysis. Eos Transactions of the AGU, 88(52), Fall Meeting Supplement, Abstract H32A-03.

Nelson, B., D. Kim, D.J. Seo, and C. Kondragunta, 2007: Multi-sensor precipitation reanalysis. World Environmental and Water Resources Congress 2007, Tampa, FL, American Society of Civil Engineers.

Nicodemus, L. and P. Alford, 2007: Lead centers for observing global climate. 23rd Conference on IIPS/11th Symposium on Integrated Observing and Assimilation Systems for the Atmosphere, Oceans, and Land Surface, San Antonio, TX, American Meteorological Society, Paper J4.5. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/87ANNUAL/techprogram/paper_116741.htm

Peterson, T.C., X. Zhang, M.B. India, and J.L.V. Aguirre, 2007: Changes in North American extremes derived from daily weather data. 19th Conference on Climate Variability and Change, San Antonio, TX, American Meteorological Society, Paper 7.8. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/87ANNUAL/techprogram/paper_116380.htm

Phillips, M., S. Ansari, and S. Del Greco, 2007: A geospatial database that supports derivation of climatological features of severe weather. Eos Transactions of the AGU, 88(52), Fall Meeting Supplement, Abstract IN13A-0898.

Rutledge, G.K. and Z. Toth, 2007: The NOAA National Operational Model Archive and Distribution System (NOMADS). Eos Transactions of the AGU, 88(23), Joint Assembly Supplement, Abstract IN31A-07.

Semunegus, H. and J.J. Bates, 2007: Improving the quality and extending the availability of SSMI data. Joint 2007 EUMETSAT Meteorological Satellite Conference and the 15th Satellite Meteorology & Oceanography Conference of the AMS, Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Online at http://www.eumetsat.int/Home/Main/Publications/Conference_and_Workshop_Proceedings/SP_1196354659081?l=en

Semunegus, H. and J.J. Bates, 2007: Transition of SSMI data to a climate data record. Eos Transactions of the AGU, 88(52), Fall Meeting Supplement, Abstract A43B-1157.

Semunegus, H., J.J. Bates, R.R. Ferraro, F. Weng, and W. Berg, 2007: Data rescue and quality control of Special Sensor Microwave/Imager (SSM/I) data. 14th Symposium on Meteorological Observation and Instrumentation, San Antonio, TX, American Meteorological Society, Paper 7.4. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/87ANNUAL/techprogram/paper_116381.htm

Shein, K. and T.W. Owen, 2007: A new paradigm in near real-time cooperative data ingest at NOAA's National Climatic Data Center. 16th Conference on Applied Climatology/14th Symposium on Meteorological Observation and Instrumentation, San Antonio, TX, American Meteorological Society, Paper J3.20. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/87ANNUAL/techprogram/paper_116809.htm

Sherstyukov, A.B., B.G. Sherstyukov, and P.Ya. Groisman, 2007: Impact of surface air temperature and snow cover depth on the upper soil temperature variations in Russia. Eos Transactions of the AGU, 88(52), Fall Meeting Supplement, Abstract GC23A-0972.

Stroker, K.J., J. Marra, U.S. Kari, S.A. Weinstein, and L. Kong, 2007: Sea level station metadata for tsunami detection, warning and research. Eos Transactions of the AGU, 88(52), Fall Meeting Supplement, Abstract IN51B-0400.

Vose, R., M. Menne, I. Durre, and B. Gleason, 2007: GHCN daily: A global dataset for climate extremes research. Eos Transactions of the AGU, 88(23), Joint Assembly Supplement, Abstract A41A-08.

Vose, R. and M. Squires, 2007: Gridded fields of monthly temperature and precipitation for North America. Eos Transactions of the AGU, 88(23), Joint Assembly Supplement, Abstract A54A-04.

Vygodskaya, N.N., P.Ya. Groisman, N.M. Tchebakova, J.A. Kurbatova O. Panfyorov, E.I. Parfenova, and A.F. Sogachev, 2007: Ecosystems and climate interactions in the boreal zone of Northern Eurasia. Environmental Research Letters 2, 045033 (7 pp.) doi:10.1088/1748-9326/2/4/045033.

Waple, A.M., A. Hall, S. Ansari, S.A. Del Greco, D. Manns, and R. Baldwin, 2007: NOAA National Climatic Data Center's marine data services: History, challenges and vision. 23rd Conference on IIPS, San Antonio, TX, American Meteorological Society, Paper 3B.8. Online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/87ANNUAL/techprogram/paper_116736.htm

Wilcox, S., M. Anderberg, R. George, W. Marion, D. Myers, D. Renna, W. Beckman, C. Gueymard, R. Perez, N. Lott, P. Stackhouse, F. Vignola, and T. Whitehurst, 2007: Completing production of the updated National Solar Radiation Data Base for the United States. Proceedings of the SOLAR 2007 Conference, Cleveland, OH, American Solar Energy Society, 8 pp. Online: http://www1.ncdc.noaa.gov/pub/data/special/NSRDB-paper.pdf

Zhang, H.-M., J.J. Bates, and R.W. Reynolds, 2007: Sea surface global climate datasets with compatible high resolutions. Eos Transactions of the AGU, 88(23), Joint Assembly Supplement, Abstract OS33A-06.

Zhang, H.-M., R.W. Reynolds, L. Shi, and J.J. Bates, 2007: Global high resolution sea surface flux parameters from multiple satellites. Eos Transactions of the AGU, 88(23), Joint Assembly Supplement, Abstract A23E-09.

Zhang, H.-M., R.W. Reynolds, L. Shi, and J.J. Bates, 2007: Blended global high resolution sea surface forcing parameters for numerical ocean modeling. 10th International Workshop on Wave Hindcasting and Forecasting and Coastal Hazard Symposium, Honolulu, HI, U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center's Coastal and Hydraulics Laboratory, Environment Canada, WMO/IOC Joint Technical Commission for Oceanography and Marine Meteorology (JCOMM). Online at http://www.waveworkshop.org/10thWaves/Papers/abs_EXT.pdf

Zhang, H.-M., R.W. Reynolds, L. Shi, and J.J. Bates, 2007: Blended global high resolution sea surface flux parameters from multiple satellites. 4th GEWEX SEAFLUX Workshop at the Joint 2007 EUMETSAT Meteorological Satellite Conference and the 15th Satellite Meteorology and Oceanography Conference of the American Meteorological Society, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

Zhang, H.-M., G. Rutledge, R.W. Reynolds, F. Schwing, and R. Mendelssohn, 2007: An interoperable marine environmental data and web service across NOAA line offices. Pacific Region Data Integration and Visualization Workshop, Honolulu, HI, NOAA/NESDIS/NCDC Integrated Data and Environmental Applications (IDEA) Center and East-West Center.

Other:

Lackey, M., N. Lott, T. Ross, A. Graumann, and J. Kobar, 2007: Products and services guide. National Climatic Data Center, Asheville, NC. 1 PDF, 135 pp. (also on CD-ROM.)

Le Treut, H., R. Somerville, U. Cubasch, Y. Ding, C. Mauritzen, A. Mokssit, T. Peterson, and M. Prather, 2007: Historical overview of climate change. In: Climate Change 2007: The Physical Science Basis. Contribution of Working Group I to the Fourth Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change [Solomon, S., D. Qin, M. Manning, Z. Chen, M. Marquis, K.B. Averyt, M. Tignor, and H.L. Miller (eds.)]. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK and New York, pp. 93-127.

Owen, T., 2007: The new U.S. drought portal. Earth System Monitor, 16(2), 6. Online at http://www.nodc.noaa.gov/General/NODCPubs/ESM/ESM_NOV2007vol16no2.pdf

Ross, T. and N. Lott, 2007: Billion dollar U.S. weather disasters, 1980-2006. National Climatic Data Center, Asheville, NC. 1 html and 2 pp. PDF. Online at http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/reports/billionz.html

Smith, A., 2007: Adding value to the nation through NOAA's new website. Earth System Monitor, 16(2), 7. Online at http://www.nodc.noaa.gov/General/NODCPubs/ESM/ESM_NOV2007vol16no2.pdf

Steurer, P., 2007: Managing Legacy Climate Data in the 20th Century. Web article online at http://celebrating200years.noaa.gov/foundations/climate_data/welcome.html

Steurer, P., 2007: Climate Data Management Changes During the Last Decade. Web article online at http://celebrating200years.noaa.gov/transformations/climate_data/welcome.html

Steurer, P. and T. Owen, 2007: Changing needs in a changing climate. Earth System Monitor, 16(2), 5. Online at http://www.nodc.noaa.gov/General/NODCPubs/ESM/ESM_NOV2007vol16no2.pdf

Trenberth, K.E., P.D. Jones, P. Ambenje, R. Bojariu, D. Easterling, A. Klein Tank, D. Parker, F. Rahimzadeh, J.A. Renwick, M. Rusticucci, B. Soden and P. Zhai, 2007: Observations: Surface and atmospheric climate change. In: Climate Change 2007: The Physical Science Basis. Contribution of Working Group I to the Fourth Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change [Solomon, S., D. Qin, M. Manning, Z. Chen, M. Marquis, K.B. Averyt, M. Tignor, and H.L. Miller (eds.)]. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK and New York, pp. 235-336.

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Hubbard, K.G., N.B. Guttman, J. You, and Z. Chen, 2007: An improved QC process for temperature in the daily cooperative weather observations. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 24(2), 201-213. [High Plains Regional Climate Center]

Melvin, M.J., A.I. Zygielbaum, D. Gutzmer, S. Rentschler, J. Bower, and K.G. Hubbard, 2007: Network requirements for sensor accuracy and precision: A case study to assess atmospheric variability in simple terrain. International Journal of Climatology, in press, doi:10.1002/joc.1565. Early View (Articles online in advance of print) 7 August 2007. [High Plains Regional Climate Center]

You, J. and K.G. Hubbard, 2007: Relationship of flagging frequency to confidence intervals in the statistical regression approach for automated quality control of Tmax and Tmin. International Journal of Climatology, 27(9), 1257-1263. doi:10.1002/joc.1484 [High Plains Regional Climate Center]

You, J., K.G. Hubbard, and S. Goddard, 2007: Comparison of methods for spatially estimating station temperatures in a quality control system. International Journal of Climatology, in press, doi:10.1002/joc.1571. Early View (Articles online in advance of print) 1 August 2007. [High Plains Regional Climate Center]

You, J., K.G. Hubbard, S. Nadarajah, and K.E. Kunkel, 2007: Performance of quality assurance procedures on daily precipitation. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 25(5), 821-834. [High Plains Regional Climate Center]


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Alexander, L.V., X. Zhang, T.C. Peterson, J. Caesar, B. Gleason, A.M.G. Klein Tank, M. Haylock, D. Collins, B. Trewin, F. Rahimzadeh, A. Tagipour, K. Rupa Kumar, J. Revadekar, G. Griffiths, L. Vincent, D.B. Stephenson, J. Burn, E. Aguilar, M. Brunet, M. Taylor, M. New, P. Zhai, M. Rusticucci, J.L. Vazquez-Aguirre, 2006: Global observed changes in daily climate extremes of temperature and precipitation [Online]. Journal of geophysical research, atmospheres, 111, DO5109, doi:10.1029/2005JD006290 (Also available in print: 111 (D05), D05109, 22 p., March 16, 2006). AGU Abstract, Purchase ; AGU Subscriber ; NCDC Staff

Caesar, J., L. Alexander, and R.S. Vose, 2006: Large-scale changes in observed daily maximum and minimum temperatures--creation and analysis of a new gridded dataset [Online]. Journal of geophysical research, atmospheres, 111, D05101, doi:10.1029/2005JD006280. AGU Abstract, Purchase ; AGU Subscriber ; NCDC Staff

Dai, A.G., T.R. Karl, B. Sun, and K.E. Trenberth, 2006: Recent trends in cloudiness over the United States, a tale of monitoring inadequacies. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 87 (5), 597-606 (Also available online at
doi:10.1175/BAMS-87-5-597) (May 2006). AMS Abstract, Purchase ; AMS Subscriber; NCDC Staff

Diamond, H.J., 2006: Review of recent tropical cyclone climatological research. Island climate update, v. 72, 6 (1 p.) (Also available online at
http://www.niwascience.co.nz/ncc/icu/2006-09/icu-2006-09.pdf) (September 2006). Island climate update ; NCDC Online

Durre, I., R.S. Vose, and D.B. Wuertz, 2006: Overview of the integrated global radiosonde archive. Journal of climate 19 (1), 53-68 (Also available online at
doi: 10.1175/JCLI3594.1, January 1 2006). AMS Abstract, Purchase ; AMS Subscriber; NCDC Staff

Gobron, N., B. Pinty, O. Aussedat, J.M. Chen, W.B. Cohen, R. Fensholt, V. Gond, K.F. Huemmrich, T. Lavergne, F. Mélin, J.L. Privette, I. Sandholt, M. Taberner, D.P. Turner, M.M. Verstraete, and J.-L. Widlowski, 2006: Evaluation of fraction of absorbed photosynthetically active radiation products for different canopy radiation transfer regimes: methodology and results using Joint Research Center products derived from SeaWiFS against ground-based estimations [Online]. Journal of geophysical research, atmospheres, 111, D13110, doi:10.1029/2005JD006511 (Also available in print: 111 (D13), D13110, 15 p., July 16 2006). AGU Abstract, Purchase ; AGU Subscriber ; NCDC Staff

Groisman, P.Y., R.W. Knight, V.N. Razuvaev, O.N. Bulygina, and T.R. Karl, 2006: State of the ground: climatology and changes during the past 69 years over northern Eurasia for a rarely used measure of snow cover and frozen land. Journal of climate, 19 (19), 4933-4955 (October 1 2006). AMS Abstract, Purchase ; AMS Subscriber; NCDC Staff

Hale R.C., K.P. Gallo, T.W. Owen, and T.R. Loveland, 2006: Land use/land cover change effects on temperature trends at U.S. climate normals stations [Online]. Geophysical research letters, 33, L11703, doi:10.1029/2006GL026358, (Also available in print: 33 (11), L11703, 4 p., June 16 2006). AGU Abstract, Purchase ; AGU Subscriber ; NCDC Staff

Haylock, M.R., T.C. Peterson, L.M. Alves, T. Ambrizzi, Y.M.T. Anunciação, J. Baez, V.R. Barros, M.A. Berlato, M. Bidegain, G. Coronel, V. Corradi, V.J. Garcia, A.M. Grimm, D. Karoly, J.A. Marengo, M.B. Marino, D.F. Moncunill, D. Nechet, J. Quintana, E. Rebello, M. Rusticucci, J.L. Santos, I. Trebejo, and L.A. Vincent, 2006: Trends in total and extreme South American rainfall 1960-2000 and links with sea surface temperature. Journal of climate, 19, 1490-1512 (Also available online at
doi:10.1175%2FJCLI3695.1), (April 15 2006). Summitted version. AMS Abstract, Purchase ; AMS Subscriber ; NCDC Staff

Hegerl, G.C., T.R. Karl, M. Allen, N.L. Bindoff, N. Gillett, D. Karoly, X. Zhang, F. Zwiers, 2006: Climate change detection and attribution: beyond mean temperature signals. Journal of climate 19 (20), 5058-5077 (Available online at
http://ams.allenpress.com/archive/1520-0442/19/20/pdf/i1520-0442-19-20-5058.pdf) (October 15 2006). AMS Abstract, Purchase ; AMS Subscriber ; NCDC Staff

Houston, T.G. and S.A. Changnon, 2006: Freezing rain events: a major weather hazard in the conterminous U.S. [Online]. Natural hazards, online first [Springer] and Natural hazards [Kluwer], journal of the International Society for the Prevention and Mitigation of Natural Hazards., doi: 10.1007/s11069-006-9006-0, 10 p. (Available online:
http://www.springerlink.com/content/0g4604684w6l5984/ on August 3, 2006). Springer Abstract, Purchase ; NCDC Staff

Karl, T.R., 2006: Changes in intense precipitation events: What do we know? (Nowcast) Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 87 (6), 734-735 (Print format only)(June 2006). NCDC Staff

Klein Tank, A.M.G., T.C. Peterson, D.A. Quadir, S. Dorji, Z. Xukai, T. Hongyu, K. Santhosh, U.R. Joshi, A.K. Jaswal, R.K. Kolli, A. Sikder, N.R. Deshpande, J. Revadekar, K. Yeleuova, S. Vandasheva, M. Faleyeva, P. Gomboluudev, K.P. Budhathoki, A. Hussain, M. Afzaal, L. Chandrapala, H. Anvar, P.D. Jones, M.G. New, T. Spektorman, 2006: Changes in daily temperature and precipitation extremes in Central and South Asia [Online]. Journal of geophysical research, atmospheres, 111, D16105, doi:1029/2005JD006316, 2006 (Also available in print as 111 (D16), D16105 8 p. August 27 2006). AGU Abstract, Purchase ; AGU Subscriber ; NCDC Staff

Lott, N., and T. Ross, 2006: Tracking billion-dollar U.S. weather disasters. (Nowcast, news and notes--conference notebook). Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 87 (5), 557-559 (Print only, May 2006). NCDC Online

Morrill, C., J.T. Overpeck, J.E. Cole, K.-B. Liu, C. Shen, and L. Tang, 2006: Holocene variations in the Asian monsoon inferred from the geochemistry of lake sediments in central Tibet. Quaternary research, 65 (2), 232-243 (Also available online at doi:10.1016/j.yqres.2005.02.014) (March 2006). ScienceDirect Abstract, Purchase, Subscriber ; NCDC Staff

Nalli, N.R., and R.W. Reynolds, 2006: Sea surface temperature daytime climate analyses derived from aerosol bias-corrected satellite data. Journal of climate 19 (3), 410-428 (Also available online at doi:10.1175/JCLI3644.1), (February 1 2006). AMS Abstract, Purchase ; AMS Subscriber ; NCDC Staff

Peterson, T.C., 2006: Examination of potential biases in air temperature caused by poor station locations. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 87 (8), 1073-1080. (Also available online at doi:10.1175/BAMS-87-8-1073), (August 2006). AMS Abstract, Purchase ; AMS Subscriber ; NCDC Staff

Pinheiro, A.C.T. (NASA), R. Mahoney, J.L. Privette (NASA), and C.J. Tucker, 2006: Development of a daily long term record of NOAA-14 AVHRR land surface temperature over Africa, Remote Sensing of the environment, 103 (2), 153-164.

Pinheiro, A.C.T., J. Descloitres, J.L. Privette, J. Susskind, L. Iredell, and J. Schmaltz, 2006: Near-real time retrievals of land surface temperature within the MODIS rapid response system [Online]. Remote Sensing of the environment (Available at doi:10.1016/j.rse.2006.09.006; and will be available in print) (11 p.) (Available online November 1 2006). Science Direct Abstract, Purchase

Rutledge, G.K., J. Alpert, and W. Ebisuzaki, 2006: NOMADS, a climate and weather model archive at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 87 (3), 327-341 ( Also available online: doi:10.1175/BAMS-87-3-327 at http://ams.allenpress.com/archive/1520-0477/87/3/pdf/i1520-0477-87-3-327.pdf), (March 2006). AMS Abstract, Purchase ; AMS Subscriber ; NCDC Staff

Shein, K.A., (ed.), 2006: State of the climate in 2005, including Executive summary. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 87 (6), 801-805, s1-s102, (Also available online at AMS and at NCDC at http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/climate/research/2005/ann/annsum2005.html with the executive summary at AMS at http://ams.allenpress.com/archive/1520-0477/87/6/pdf/i1520-0477-87-6-801.pdf) (June 2006 including supplement). AMS Abstract, Purchase ; AMS Subscriber, Exec.Summary ; AMS Subscriber, State of the climate 2005 ; NCDC Staff, Executive summary ; NCDC Online

Smith, T.M., P.A. Arkin, J.J. Bates, and G.J. Huffman, 2006: Estimating bias of satellite-based precipitation estimates. Journal of hydrometeorology, 7 (5), 841-856 (October 2006). AMS Abstract, Purchase ; AMS Subscribers ; NCDC Staff

Smith, T.M., X. Yin, and A. Gruber, 2006: Variations in annual global precipitation (1979-2004), based on the global precipitation climatology project 2.5° analyses [Online]. Geophysical research letters, 33, L06705, doi:10.1029/2005GL025393 (Also available in print: 33 (06), L06705, 4 p., March 28 2006). AGU Abstract, Purchase ; AGU Subscriber ; NCDC Staff

Sun, B., and T.C. Peterson, 2006: Estimating precipitation normals for USCRN stations [Online]. Journal of geophysical research, atmospheres, 111, D09101, doi:10.1029/2005JD006245. (Also available in print: 111, (D09), D09101, 8 p., May 16 2006). AGU Abstract, Purchase ; AGU Subscriber ; NCDC Staff

Sun, D., M. Kafatos, R.T. Pinker, and D.R. Easterling, 2006: Seasonal variations in diurnal temperature range from satellites and surface observations. IEEE Trans. On Geoscience And Remote Sensing, 44, (10), 2779-2785.

Woodhouse, C.A. and J.J. Lukas, 2006: Drought, tree rings, and water resource management. Canadian water resources journal, or Revue canadienne des ressources hydriques [Online], 31 (4), 297-310 (Available at http://pubs.nrc-cnrc.gc.ca/cwrj/cwrj3104297.html to subscribers; abstract available also) (Winter 2006). NCDC Staff

Woodhouse, C.A. and J.J. Lukas, 2006: Multi-century tree-ring reconstructions of Colorado streamflow for water resource planning [Online]. Climatic change, doi:10.1007/s10584-006-9055-0 (Also available in print as v.78 (2-4), 293-315 (October 2006). Springer Purchase Subscriber PDF ;NCDC Online

Woodhouse, C.A., S.T. Gray, and D.M. Meko, 2006: Updated streamflow reconstructions for the Upper Colorado River basin [Online]. Water resources research, 42, WO5415, doi:10.1029/2005WR004455, 16 p. (May 11 2006). AGU Abstract, Purchase ; AGU Subscriber ; NCDC Staff

Xu, M., C.-P. Chang, C. Fu, Y. Qi, A. Robock, D. Robinson, and H.[-M.] Zhang, 2006: Steady decline of east Asian monsoon winds, 1969-2000: evidence from direct ground measurements of wind speed. Journal of geophysical research, atmospheres, 111, D24111, doi:10.1029/2006JD007337. AGU Abstract, Purchase ; AGU Subscriber ; NCDC Staff

Zhang, H.-M., J.J. Bates, and R.W. Reynolds, 2006: Assessment of composite global sampling: sea surface wind speed [Online]. Geophysical research letters, 33, L17714, doi:10.1029/2006GL027086 (Also available in print as v.33 (17), L17714, 5 p., September 16 2006). AGU Abstract, Purchase ; AGU Subscriber ; NCDC Staff

Zhang, H.-M., J.J. Bates, and R.W. Reynolds, 2006: Global 0.25° gridded 6-hourly and daily sea surface winds from multiple satellites. Flux news, newsletter of the WCRP Working Group on Surface Fluxes, Issue 2, 17-18 (Also available online: ftp://ftp.etl.noaa.gov/user/cfairall/wcrp_wgsf/
newsletter/vol2_fluxnews_07_06.pdf, July 2006). WCRP/NOAA Online ; NCDC Online

Zhang, H.-M., R.W. Reynolds, T.M. Smith, 2006: Adequacy of the in situ observing system in the satellite era for climate SST. Journal of atmospheric and oceanic technology 23 (1), 107-120 (Also available online: doi:10.1175/JTECH1828.1, January 2006). AMS Abstract, Purchase ; AMS Subscriber ; NCDC Staff

PROCEEDINGS:


Ansari, S.R., and S.A. Del Greco, 2006: The weather radar toolkit, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) National Climatic Data Center's support of interoperability and the global earth observation system of systems (GEOSS). AGU Fall Meeting 11-15 December 2006, San Francisco, Calif., Washington, D.C., American Geophysical Union, 87 (52), H31A-1406 (Also online at AGU http://www.agu.org/meetings/fm06/fm06-sessions/fm06_H31A.html). AGU Online ; NCDC Online

Ansari, S., S. Del Greco, B. Nelson, and H. Frederick, 2006: The Severe weather data inventory (SWDI) : spatial query tools, web services and data portals at NOAA's National Climatic Data Center (NCDC). 86th AMS Annual Meeting, 29 January - 2 February 2006, Atlanta, Georgia, combined preprints [CD-ROM], American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, (22 IIPS 11.4) 9 p. (January 2006). NCDC Online

Arnfield, J.D., 2006: MI³: The NCDC's master station history system. 86th AMS Annual Meeting, 29 January - 2 February 2006, Atlanta, Georgia, combined preprints [CD-ROM], American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, (22 IIPS J2.4) 6 p. (January 2006). NCDC Online

Bates, J.J., 2006: Modes of tropical water cycle variability. In: Hampton, Va. : Deepak Pub. : IRS 2004: current problems in atmospheric radiation, proceedings of the International Radiation Symposium, Busan, Korea, 23-28 August 2004, 455-459 (July 2006). [NCDC Library: QC912.3.I772004] NCDC Online

Bates, J.J., and B.R. Barkstrom, 2006: A Maturity model for satellite-derived climate data records. 86th AMS Annual Meeting, 29 January - 2 February 2006, Atlanta, Georgia, combined preprints [CD-ROM], American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, (14 SAT P2.11), 4 p. (January 2006). NCDC Online

Del Greco, S.A., N. Lott, K. Hawkins, R. Baldwin, D.D.Anders, R. Ray, D. Dellinger, A. Hall, P. Jones, F. Smith, and R. Smith, 2006: Surface data integration at NOAA's National Climatic Data Center: data format, processing, QC, and product generation. 86th AMS Annual Meeting, 29 January - 2 February 2006, Atlanta, Georgia, combined preprints [CD-ROM], American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, (22 IIPS J2.1), 4 p. (January 2006). NCDC Online

Diamond, H.[J.], 2006: The Global climate observing system: monitoring climate in the American Cordillera [Online]. Symposium on Climate Change, Organizing the Science for the American Cordillera (CONCORD), Mendoza, Argentina, April 4-6 2006 [Online], p. 94 (Conference available online: http://www.ires.ubc.ca/projects/concord/) (Paper available online: http://www.ires.ubc.ca/projects/concord/attach/CONCORD%20Abstracts.pdf p. 12) (April 2006). CONCORD Abstracts, see p.12 ; NCDC Online

Diamond, H.J., 2006: Pacific islands global climate observing system (PI-GCOS) program. 8th International Conference on Southern Hemisphere Meteorology and Oceanography, (8 ICSHMO) Foz do Iguaçu, Brazil, April 24-28, 2006 [Online], American Meteorological Society, and the Brazilian Institute for Space Research (INPE), Boston, MA, 17-22 (Available: http://gemini.dpi.inpe.br/ col/dpi.inpe.br/ Gemini@80/2006/04.05.15.27/ doc/capa.htm delete spaces which were inserted for html reasons) (April 2006). INPE Online ; NCDC Online

Diamond, H.J., and R.S. Vose, 2006: Update on the U.S. global climate observing system (GCOS) program. 86th AMS Annual Meeting, 29 January - 2 February 2006, Atlanta, Georgia, combined preprints [CD-ROM], American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, (22 IIPS J5.5), 5 p. (January 2006) NCDC Online

Durre, I., and M.J. Menne, 2006: Radar-to-gauge comparison of precipitation totals: implications for quality control. 86th AMS Annual Meeting, 29 January - 2 February 2006, Atlanta, Georgia, combined preprints [CD-ROM], American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, (18 PROB 9.7) 5 p. (January 2006) NCDC Online ; AMS Abstract

Easterling, D.R., B. Gleason, R.S. Vose, and R.J. Stouffer, 2006: A Comparison of model produced maximum and minimum temperature trends with observed trends for the 20th and 21st centuries. 86th AMS Annual Meeting, 29 January - 2 February 2006, Atlanta, Georgia, combined preprints [CD-ROM], American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, (18 CVAR 5.5) 14 p. (January 2006) NCDC Online

Gleason, B., 2006: Characteristics of tropical cyclone rainfall in the United States. 27th Conference on Hurricanes and Tropical Meteorology, 24 - 28 April 2006, Monterey, CA [CD-ROM], American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, (16C.5) 7 p. (April 2006). NCDC Online

Groisman, P., 2006: State of the ground: climatology and changes during the past 65 years over northern Eurasia. 86th AMS Annual Meeting, 29 January - 2 February 2006, Atlanta, Georgia, combined preprints, [CD-ROM], American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, (18 CVAR J3.3), 1 p. (January 2006) AMS Abstract

Guttman, N., 2006: Spatial regression as a technique for assessing the quality of temperature data. 86th AMS Annual Meeting, 29 January - 2 February 2006, Atlanta, Georgia, combined preprints [CD-ROM], American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, (18 PROB 9.6) 2 p. (January 2006) NCDC Online

Heim, R.R., Jr., 2006: A Method for computing the monthly Palmer drought index on a weekly basis: comparing data estimation techniques. 86th AMS Annual Meeting, 29 January - 2 February 2006, Atlanta, Georgia, combined preprints [CD-ROM], American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, (18 CVAR P2.22 ), 5 p. (January 2006) NCDC Online

Heim, R.R., Jr., and D.A. Robinson, 2006: Trends and variability of snowfall and snow cover across North America and Eurasia, part 1: data quality and homogeneity analysis. 86th AMS Annual Meeting, 29 January - 2 February 2006, Atlanta, Georgia, combined preprints [CD-ROM], American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, (18 CVAR P2.18), 3 p. (January 2006) AMS Abstract

Huete, A.R., T. Miura, Y. Kim, K. Didan, and J. Privette, 2006: Assessments of multisensor vegetation index dependencies with hyperspectral and tower flux data. Optics and Photonics 2006, Proceedings, SPIE, San Diego, CA, 13-17 August 2006; Remote sensing and modeling of ecosystems for sustainability III, Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers, (SPIE, International Society for Optical Engineering), Bellingham, Wash., v. 6298, 296-309 [Purchase $15 for a PDF file: 1 360 676 3290, spie@spie.org or http://spiedl.org/] (September 27, i.e., October 2006). SPIE Abstract/Purchase/Member Access; NCDC Online

Kim, D., and B. Nelson, 2006: Reprocessing of historic hydrometeorological automated data system (HADS ) precipitation data. 86th AMS Annual Meeting, 29 January - 2 February 2006, Atlanta, Georgia, combined preprints [CD-ROM], American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, (10 IOAS 8.2), 6.p. (January 2006) NCDC Online

Knapp, K., 2006: Quality control of a fundamental climate data record from geostationary observations: calibration, navigation and radiometric quality. 86th AMS Annual Meeting, 29 January - 2 February 2006, Atlanta, Georgia, combined preprints [CD-ROM], American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, (14 SAT P2.2), 12 p. (January 2006) NCDC Online

Lawrimore, J., D. Levinson, R. Heim, S Stephens, A. Waple, and C. Tankersley, 2006: State of the climate for 2005. 86th AMS Annual Meeting, 29 January - 2 February 2006, Atlanta, Georgia, combined preprints [CD-ROM], American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, (18 CVAR 3.1), 5 p. (January 2006) NCDC Online

Lawrimore, J., R.R. Heim, Jr., T.C. Peterson, N. Stroumentova, 2006: North America climate extremes monitoring system. 86th AMS Annual Meeting, 29 January - 2 February 2006, Atlanta, Georgia, combined preprints [CD-ROM], American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, (18 CVAR P1.11), 3 p. (January 2006) NCDC Online

Levinson, D.H., J.H. Lawrimore, B.E. Gleason, Jr., and T.W.R. Wallis, 2006: Annual analyses of basin and hemispheric tropical cyclone indices. 27th Conference on Hurricanes and Tropical Meteorology, 24 - 28 April 2006, Monterey, CA [CD-ROM], American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, (2C.4) 5 p. (April 2006). NCDC Online

Lief, C.J., H.J. Diamond, and K. Luana, 2006: Pacific Island Meteorological Service Offices web site development: a model for cost efficient implementation & sustainability-- the case of Papua, New Guinea. 86th AMS Annual Meeting, 29 January - 2 February 2006, Atlanta, Georgia, combined preprints [CD-ROM], American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, (J5.4), 1 p. (January 2006) NCDC Online

Lott, N., and T. Ross, 2006: Tracking and evaluating U.S. billion dollar weather disasters, 1980-2005. 86th AMS Annual Meeting, 29 January - 2 February 2006, Atlanta, Georgia, combined preprints [CD-ROM], American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, (1.2), 7 p. (January 2006) NCDC Online

Lott, N., R. Baldwin, and D.D. Anders, 2006: Recent advances in in-situ data access, summarization, and visualization at NOAA's National Climatic Data Center. 86th AMS Annual Meeting, 29 January - 2 February 2006, Atlanta, Georgia, combined preprints [CD-ROM], American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, (22 IIPS J2.2), 4 p. (January 2006) NCDC Online

McGuirk, M., and S. LeDuc, 2006: Integrating National Climatic Data Center (NCDC) archived datasets for air quality investigations. 86th AMS Annual Meeting, 29 January - 2 February 2006, Atlanta, Georgia, combined preprints [CD-ROM], American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, (10 IOAS 7.4) 3 p. (January 2006) NCDC Online

Menne M., 2006: Abrupt global temperature change and the instrumental record. 86th AMS Annual Meeting, 29 January - 2 February 2006, Atlanta, Georgia, combined preprints [CD-ROM], American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, (18 CVAR 4.3), 10 p. (January 2006) NCDC Online

Menne M., 2006: Reconstructing the frequency of tornado occurrence in the central United States. 86th AMS Annual Meeting, 29 January - 2 February 2006, Atlanta, Georgia, combined preprints [CD-ROM], American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, (P1.19), 11 p. (January 2006) AMS Online ;NCDC Online

Morisette, J.T., F. Baret, J.L. Privette (NASA), R.B. Myneni, J.E. Nickeson, S. Garrigues, N.V. Shabanov, M. Weiss, R.A. Fernandes, S.G. Leblanc, M. Kalacska, G.A. Sanchez-Azofeifa, M. Chubey, B. Rivard, P. Stenberg, M. Rautiainen, P. Voipio, T. Manninen, A.N. Pilant, T.E. Lewis, J.S. Iiames, R. Colombo, M. Meroni, L. Busetto, W. B. Cohen, D.P. Turner, E.D. Warner, G.W. Petersen, G. Seufert, and R, Cook, 2006: Part 1, Validation of global moderate resolution LAI Products: a framework proposed within the CEOS land product validation subgroup, IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and and Remote Sensing, 44 (7), 1804-1817 (July 2006) (Also online at http://wwwdata.forestry.oregonstate.edu/larse/pubs/morisette_IEEE_2006.pdf).

Myneni, R.B., W. Yang, R.R. Nemani, A.R. Huete, R.E. Dickinson, Y. Knyazikhin, K. Didan, R. Fu, R.I.N. Juárez, S.S. Saatchi, H. Hashimoto, K. Ichii, N.V. Shabanov, B.Tan, P. Ratana, J.L. Privette, J.T. Morisette, E.F. Vermote, D.P. Roy, R.E. Wolfe, M.A. Friedl, S.W. Running, P. Votava, N. El-Saleous, S. Devadiga, Y. Su, V.V. Salomonson, 2006: Large seasonal swings in leaf area of Amazon rainforests. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, P3.04 (NYP by NAS but online at: http://cybele.bu.edu/download/manuscripts/myneni-pnas-07.pdf) (December 2006). NCDC Staff

Nelson, B.R., D. Kim, J.J. Bates, and D.J. Seo, 2006: Multi-sensor precipitation reanalysis. 86th AMS Annual Meeting, 29 January - 2 February 2006, Atlanta, Georgia, combined preprints [CD-ROM], American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, (20 HYDRO 4.6), 5 p. (January 2006) NCDC Online

Owen, T.W., K. Eggleston, A. DeGaetano, and R. Leffler, 2006: Accessing NOAA daily temperature and precipitation extremes based on combined/threaded station records. 86th AMS Annual Meeting, 29 January - 2 February 2006, Atlanta, Georgia, combined preprints [CD-ROM], American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, (22 IIPS 12.4 ) 2 p. (January 2006) NCDC Online

Pacheco, N., J. Privette, A. Pinheiro, Y. Yu, and J. Seixas, 2006: Assessment of time-dependent biases in the MODIS land surface temperature (MOD11_L3) product. Proceedings of the 2nd International Symposium on Recent Advances in Quantitative Remote Sensing, RAQRS'II, 25-29 October 2006, Torrent (Valencia) Spain, Global Change Unit, University of Valencia, Torrent (Valencia), Spain, 48-52 (Coming out in print)

Peterson, T., 2006: Examination of potential biases in air temperature caused by poor station locations. 86th AMS Annual Meeting, 29 January - 2 February 2006, Atlanta, Georgia, combined preprints [CD-ROM], American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, (10 IOAS 3.10), 4 p. (January 2006) NCDC Online

Pinheiro, A.C.[T.](NASA), J.L. Privette (NASA), and P. Guillevic, 2006: Modeling the angular anisotropy of land surface temperature in a savanna. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and and Remote Sensing, 44 (4), 1036-1047. (Also online at doi. 10.1109/TGRS.2005.863827).

Preston, L., 2006: NCDC Publications--where and how? Ninth Atmospheric Science Librarians International Conference, Atlanta, Georgia, February 1-3: Atmospheric sciences libraries and their importance for patrons, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, (2.30), 1 p. (p. 5 of ASLI preprints) (February 2006) ASLI/AMS Abstract

Privette, J., A.C. Pinheiro, and Y. Yu, 2006: Developing a multi-decadal climate data record of land surface temperature: a research agenda. Proceedings of the 2nd International Symposium on Recent Advances in Quantitative Remote Sensing, RAQRS'II, 25-29 October 2006, Torrent (Valencia) Spain, Global Change Unit, University of Valencia, Torrent (Valencia), Spain, 295-301 (Coming out in print)

Reynolds, R.W., K.S. Casey, T.M. Smith, D.B. Chelton, 2006: A Daily blended analysis for sea surface temperature. 86th AMS Annual Meeting, 29 January - 2 February 2006, Atlanta, Georgia, combined preprints [CD-ROM], American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, (14 SAT 8.1), 6 p. (January 2006) NCDC Online

Robinson, D.A., and R.R. Heim, Jr. 2006: Trends and variability of snowfall and snow cover across North America and Eurasia, part 2: what the data say. 86th AMS Annual Meeting, 29 January - 2 February 2006, Atlanta, Georgia, combined preprints [CD-ROM], American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, (18 CVAR 1.6), 5 p. (January 2006) AMS Abstract

Rocha, A.J., A. Pinheiro, J. Privette, Y. Yu, and J. Seixas, 2006: Relationship between observed land surface temperature and hemispherical thermal emission (LWUP). Proceedings of the 2nd International Symposium on Recent Advances in Quantitative Remote Sensing, RAQRS'II, 25-29 October 2006, Torrent (Valencia) Spain, Global Change Unit, University of Valencia, Torrent (Valencia), Spain, 53-58 (Coming out in print)

Rutledge, G.K., D. Brinegar, J.C. Alpert, D. Swank, A. Fey and M. Seablom, 2006: The NOAA national operational model archive and distribution system (NOMADS): growing pains and a look to the future [Online although Withdrawn]. 86th AMS Annual Meeting, 29 January - 2 February 2006, Atlanta, Georgia, 22nd International Conference on Interactive Information Processing Systems for Meteorology, Oceanography, and Hydrology, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 6.5, 7 p. (Available at http://ams.confex.com/ams/Annual2006/techprogram/paper_100709.htm) (January 2006). AMS Abstract ; AMS Paper

Santer, B.D., T.M.L. Wigley, P.J. Gleckler, C. Bonfils, M.F. Wehner, K.A. Rao, T.P. Barnett, J.S. Boyle, W. Brüggemann, M. Fiorino, N., Gillett, J.E. Hansen, P.D. Jones, S.A. Klein, G.A. Meehl, S.C.B. Raper, R.W. Reynolds, K.E. Taylor, and W.M. Washington, 2006: Forced and unforced ocean temperature changes in Atlantic and Pacific tropical cyclogenesis regions. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (PNAS), doi: 10.1073/pnas.0602861103, 6 p. (Also available in print: NYP and, also, online: http://atoc.colorado.edu/~dcn/ATOC6020/papers/Santer2006pnas.pdf) (September 12, 2006). PNAS Abstract ; Colorado.edu ; NCDC Staff

Shein, K., 2006: Assessing the long-term representativeness of short wind records. 86th AMS Annual Meeting, 29 January - 2 February 2006, Atlanta, Georgia, combined preprints [CD-ROM], American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, (18 PROB 9.10), 4 p. (January 2006) NCDC Online

Shi, L., and J.J. Bates, 2006: Vertical temperature profile radiometer brightness temperature dataset and its statistics. 86th AMS Annual Meeting, 29 January - 2 February 2006, Atlanta, Georgia, combined preprints [CD-ROM], American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, (14 SAT P2.1), 7 p. (January 2006) NCDC Online

Smith, A., 2006: Location of heaviest rainfall relative to frontal boundaries during the warm season. 86th AMS Annual Meeting, 29 January - 2 February 2006, Atlanta, Georgia, combined preprints [CD-ROM], American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, (18 PROB P1.7), 5 p. (January 2006) NCDC Online

Squires, M.F., and J.H. Lawrimore, 2006: Development of an operational northeast snowfall impact scale. 86th AMS Annual Meeting, 29 January - 2 February 2006, Atlanta, Georgia, combined preprints [CD-ROM], American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, (22 IIPS 5.9), 7 p. (January 2006) NCDC Online

Sun, B., and T. Peterson, 2006: Estimating precipitation normals for USCRN stations. 86th AMS Annual Meeting, 29 January - 2 February 2006, Atlanta, Georgia, combined preprints [CD-ROM], American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, (18 PROB 9.8), 5 p. (January 2006) NCDC Online

Truesdell, R.T., and T.F. Ross, 2006: Saving a national treasure -- CDMP "FORTS" project: adding historic pre-1893 weather observations to NOAA's digital database. 86th AMS Annual Meeting, 29 January - 2 February 2006, Atlanta, Georgia, combined preprints [CD-ROM], American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, (18 IIPS 5.6), 4 p. (January 2006) AMS Online

Vose. R.S., D.R. Easterling, and B. Gleason, 2006: Maximum and minimum temperature trends for the globe: an update through 2004. 86th AMS Annual Meeting, 29 January - 2 February 2006, Atlanta, Georgia, combined preprints [CD-ROM], American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, (18 CVAR 4.1) , 3 p. (January 2006) NCDC Online

Williams, C.N., Jr., and M.J. Menne, 2006: A Comparison of the original United States historical climatology network (USHCN) and USHCN v2. 86th AMS Annual Meeting, 29 January - 2 February 2006, Atlanta, Georgia, combined preprints [CD-ROM], American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, (18 CVAR 4.5), 2 p. (January 2006) NCDC Online

Woodhouse, C.A., 2006: Applications of dendroclimatology to water resources management [Online]. Symposium on Climate Change, Organizing the Science for the American Cordillera (CONCORD), Mendoza, Argentina, April 4-6 2006 [Online], p. 18 (Conference available online: http://www.ires.ubc.ca/projects/concord/) (Paper available online: http://www.ires.ubc.ca/projects/concord/attach/CONCORD%20Abstracts.pdf p. 18) (April 2006). CONCORD Abstracts, see p. 18 ; NCDC Online

Woodhouse, C.A. 2006: Colorado drought, past and present [Online]. 22nd Annual Pacific Climate (PACLIM) Workshop, Asilomar, CA, March 26-29, 2006 [Online], p. 56 (Conference available online: http://wrgis.wr.usgs.gov/wgmt/deserts/paclim/) (Paper available online at http://wrgis.wr.usgs.gov/wgmt/deserts/paclim/PACLIM%20abstracts.pdf p.56).USGS PACCLIM, see p. 56 ; NCDC Online

Woodhouse, C.A., 2006: Tree-ring based reconstructions of streamflow: research to applications [Online]. Symposium on Climate Change, Organizing the Science for the American Cordillera (CONCORD), Mendoza, Argentina, April 4-6 2006 [Online, includes preconference papers for IAI-CRNII-047, Documenting, Understanding, and Projecting Changes in the Hydrological Cycle in the American Cordillera, First Science Meeting, Mendoza, Argentina, April 2-3, 2006], p. 94 (Conference available online: http://www.ires.ubc.ca/projects/concord/) (Paper available online: http://www.ires.ubc.ca/projects/concord/attach/CONCORD%20Abstracts.pdf p. 94) (April 2006).CONCORD Abstracts, see p. 94 ; NCDC Online

Woodhouse, C.A, and J.J. Lukas, 2006: A paleoenvironmental perspective on hydroclimatic variability and forest and woodland ecosystem response in the western U.S. Eos transactions, fall meeting, December 11-15, 2006, San Francisco, CA, Washington, D.C., American Geophysical Union, 87 (52), B53E-05 (December 2006). NCDC Online

Yang, W., B. Tan, D. Huang, M. Rautiainen, N.V. Shabanov, Y. Wang, J.L. Privette (NASA), K.F. Huemmrich, R. Fensholt, I. Sandholt, M. Weiss, R.R. Nemani, Y. Knyazikhin, and R.B. Myneni, 2006: MODIS leaf area index products: from validation to algorithm improvement. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and and Remote Sensing, 44 (7), 1885-1898.

Yu, Y., A.C. Pinheiro, and J.L. Privette, 2006: Correcting land surface temperature measurements for directional emissivity over 3-D structured vegetation. Remote Sensing and Modeling of Ecosystems for Sustainability III, 2006, Proceedings, SPIE, San Diego, CA, 13-17 August 2006, Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE, International Society for Optical Engineering), Bellingham, Wash., v. 6298, 310-320 [Purchase $15 for a pdf file: 360 676 3290, spie@spie.org or http://spiedl.org/]. (September 27, 2006, i.e., October 2006). SPIE Abstract/Purchase ; NCDC Online

Yu, Y., J.L. Privette, and A.C. Pinheiro, 2006: Improved correction of atmospheric absorption by split window surface temperature algorithms. Proceedings of the 2nd International Symposium on Recent Advances in Quantitative Remote Sensing, RAQRS'II, 25-29 October 2006, Torrent (Valencia) Spain, Global Change Unit, University of Valencia, Torrent (Valencia) Spain, 77-83 (Coming out in print).

Zhang, H.-M., J.J. Bates, and R.W. Reynolds, 2006: Advances in higher resolution global ocean observing system: sea surface wind speed perspective. 86th AMS Annual Meeting, 29 January - 2 February 2006, Atlanta, Georgia, combined preprints [CD-ROM], American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, (14 ISA 6.5 ), 5 p. (January 2006). NCDC Online

Zhang, H.-M., R.W. Reynolds, and J.J. Bates, 2006: Blended and gridded high resolution global sea surface wind speed and climatology from multiple satellites: 1987 - present. 86th AMS Annual Meeting, 29 January - 2 February 2006, Atlanta, Georgia, combined preprints [CD-ROM], American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, (14 SAT P2.23), 7 p. (January 2006) NCDC Online

OTHER:


Graumann, A, T. Houston, J. Lawrimore, D. Levinson, N. Lott, S. McCown, S. Stephens, and D. Wuertz, 2006: Hurricane Katrina, a climatological perspective, preliminary report [Online], (NCDC technical report 2005-01[-1]). Asheville, N.C.: NOAA's National Climatic Data Center, 2005 [i.e., 2006], 1 html (Available online: http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/reports/ tech-report-200501z.pdf URL spaces inserted for html reasons; remove before using). (October 2005, new edition January 2006). NCDC Online

Karl, T.R., 2006: Testimony, Introduction to climate change. In: U.S. Congress. House. Committee on Government Reform. Climate change understanding the degree of the problem [Online]. 109th Congress, 2nd Session, Hearing, 20 July, 2006, Committee serial no. 109-179. Washington: Government Printing Office, 2006, 90-112 (23 p.) (Available GPO at
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congress/house/pdf/109hrg/29932.pdf) Online GPO PDF ; NCDC Online

Karl, T.R., 2006: Testimony, The climate change hockey stick. In: U.S. Congress. House. Committee on Energy and Commerce. Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations. Questions surrounding the 'hockey stick' temperature studies: implications for climate change assessments, July 19 and July 27, 2006 [Online]. 109th Congress, 2nd Session, 2006, Committee serial no. 109-128, p.127-134. (Available GPO at
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getdoc.cgi?dbname=109_house_hearings&docid=f:31362.pdf) (July 19, 2006-Hearing Date). GPO Online (large file, 150MB) ; NCDC Online

Karl, T.R., S.J. Hassol, C.D. Miller, and W.L. Murray, (eds.), 2006: Temperature trends in the lower atmosphere: steps for understanding and reconciling differences [Online], (Synthesis and assessment product 1.1) (Report by the U.S. Climate Change Science Program and the Subcommittee on Global Change Research). Washington, DC.: U.S. Climate Change Science Program and the Subcommittee on Global Change Research, 9.2 mb, 180 p. (Available: http://www.climatescience.gov/Library/sap/sap1-1/finalreport/default.htm) (April 2006). US Climate Change Science Program

Lanzante, J.R., T.C. Peterson, F.J. Wentz, and K.Y.Vinnikov, 2006: What do observations indicate about the changes of temperature in the atmosphere and at the surface since the advent of measuring temperatures vertically? Chapter 3 [Online]. In: Temperature trends in the lower atmosphere: steps for understanding and reconciling differences (U.S. Climate Change Science Program synthesis and assessment product 1.1). Karl, T.R., S.J. Hassol, C.D. Miller, and W.L. Murray, (eds.), U.S. Climate Change Science Program, Washington, DC, 47-70 (Available at
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finalreport/default.htm) (April 2006). US Climate Change Science Program

Lott, N., T. Ross, A. Graumann, J. Kobar, and M. Lackey, 2006: Products and services guide [Online]. Asheville, N.C.: NOAA's National Climatic Data Center, 2006 1 html (Available online: http://w ww1.ncdc.noaa.gov/pub/data/inventories/ COMPLETE-GUIDE.PDF URL spaces inserted for html reasons; remove before using). (January 2006). NCDC Online

Ross, T. and N. Lott, 2006: Billion dollar U.S. weather disasters 1980-2005 [Online]. Asheville, N.C.: NOAA's National Climatic Data Center, 1 html (Available online: http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/ reports/ billionz.html and 2-pager at .../ billionz-2005-1.pdf URL spaces inserted for html reasons; remove before using). (January 2006). NCDC PDF ; NCDC HTML

OTHER--PRESS RELEASES:

[Lawrimore, J.], 2006: December 2005 was month of weather extremes in the U.S. [Online]. (Press release, Contact, John Leslie, Washington, DC, NOAA Office of Public, Constituent and Intergovernmental Affairs at 301-713-0622 x210). [Asheville, N.C.: National Climatic Data Center], National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Department of Commerce, 1 html (Available at http://www.noaanews.noaa.gov/stories2006/s2560.htm). NOAA Online

[Lawrimore, J.], 2006: NOAA reports 2005 global temperature similar to 1998 record warm year [Online]. (Press release, Contact, John Leslie, Washington, DC, NOAA Office of Public, Constituent and Intergovernmental Affairs at 301-713-0622 x210). [Asheville, N.C.: National Climatic Data Center], National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Department of Commerce, 1 html (Available: http://www.noaanews.noaa.gov/stories2006/s2568.htm). NOAA Online

[Lawrimore, J.], 2006: NOAA reports record warm January across the U.S. [Online]. (Press release, Contact, John Leslie, Washington, DC, NOAA Office of Public, Constituent and Intergovernmental Affairs at 301-713-0622 x210). [Asheville, N.C.: National Climatic Data Center], National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Department of Commerce, 1 html (Available: http://www.noaanews.noaa.gov/stories2006/s2576.htm). NOAA Online

[Lawrimore, J.], 2006: NOAA reports U.S. cooler and wetter than average in October [Online]. (Press release, Contact, John Leslie, Washington, DC, NOAA Office of Public, Constituent and Intergovernmental Affairs at 301-713-0622 x210). [Asheville, N.C.: National Climatic Data Center], National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Department of Commerce, 1 html (Available: http://www.noaanews.noaa.gov/stories2006/s2741.htm). NOAA Online

[Lawrimore, J.], 2006: NOAA updates list of U.S. billion-dollar weather, climate disasters [Online]. (Press release, Contact, John Leslie, Washington, DC, NOAA Office of Public, Constituent and Intergovernmental Affairs at 301-713-0622 x210). [Asheville, N.C.: National Climatic Data Center], National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Department of Commerce, 1 html (Available: http://www.noaanews.noaa.gov/stories2006/s2566.htm). NOAA Online

[Lawrimore, J.], 2006: NOAA uses new post-storm system for big northeast snowstorms: winter storms ranked like tornado F-scale [Online]. (Press release, Contact, John Leslie, Washington, DC, NOAA Office of Public, Constituent and Intergovernmental Affairs at 301-713-0622 x210). [Asheville, N.C.: National Climatic Data Center], National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Department of Commerce, 1 html (Available: http://www.noaanews.noaa.gov/stories2006/s2567.htm). NOAA Online

[Lawrimore, J.], 2006: Some east coast states have driest March ever [Online]. (Press release, Contact, John Leslie, Washington, DC, NOAA Office of Public, Constituent and Intergovernmental Affairs at 301-713-0622 x210). [Asheville, N.C.: National Climatic Data Center], National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Department of Commerce, 1 html (Available: http://www.noaanews.noaa.gov/stories2006/s2612.htm). NOAA Online

[Lawrimore, J.], 2006: U.S. experienced record warm first half of year [Online]. (Press release, Contact, John Leslie, Washington, DC, NOAA Office of Public, Constituent and Intergovernmental Affairs at 301-713-0622 x210). [Asheville, N.C.: National Climatic Data Center], National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Department of Commerce, 1 html (Available: http://www.noaanews.noaa.gov/stories2006/s2663.htm). NOAA Online

[Lawrimore, J.], 2006: U.S. has cooler September after near record warm summer [Online]. (Press release, Contact, John Leslie, Washington, DC, NOAA Office of Public, Constituent and Intergovernmental Affairs at 301-713-0622 x210). [Asheville, N.C.: National Climatic Data Center], National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Department of Commerce, 1 html (Available: http://www.noaanews.noaa.gov/stories2006/s2720.htm). NOAA Online

[Lawrimore, J.], 2006: U.S. has fourth warmest spring [Online]. (Press release, Contact, John Leslie, Washington, DC, NOAA Office of Public, Constituent and Intergovernmental Affairs at 301-713-0622 x210). [Asheville, N.C.: National Climatic Data Center], National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Department of Commerce, 1 html (Available: http://www.noaanews.noaa.gov/stories2006/s2580.htm). NOAA Online

[Lawrimore, J.], 2006: U.S. has its second-hottest July on record [Online]. (Press release, Contact, John Leslie, Washington, DC, NOAA Office of Public, Constituent and Intergovernmental Affairs at 301-713-0622 x210). [Asheville, N.C.: National Climatic Data Center], National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Department of Commerce, 1 html (Available: http://www.noaanews.noaa.gov/stories2006/s2677.htm). NOAA Online

[Lawrimore, J.], 2006: U.S. has second warmest summer on record [Online]. (Press release, Contact, John Leslie, Washington, DC, NOAA Office of Public, Constituent and Intergovernmental Affairs at 301-713-0622 x210). [Asheville, N.C.: National Climatic Data Center], National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Department of Commerce, 1 html (Available: http://www.noaanews.noaa.gov/stories2006/s2700.htm). NOAA Online

[Lawrimore, J.], 2006: U.S. winter much warmer than average [Online]. (Press release, Contact, John Leslie, Washington, DC, NOAA Office of Public, Constituent and Intergovernmental Affairs at 301-713-0622 x210). [Asheville, N.C.: National Climatic Data Center], National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Department of Commerce, 1 html (Available: http://www.noaanews.noaa.gov/stories2006/s2591.htm). NOAA Online

[Lawrimore, J.], 2006: Warmest April on record in U.S. [Online]. (Press release, Contact, John Leslie, Washington, DC, NOAA Office of Public, Constituent and Intergovernmental Affairs at 301-713-0622 x210). [Asheville, N.C.: National Climatic Data Center], National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Department of Commerce, 1 html (Available: http://www.noaanews.noaa.gov/stories2006/s2632.htm). NOAA Online

[Lawrimore, J.], 2006: Weekend snowstorm in northeast corridor classified as a category 3 "major" storm [Online]. (Press release, Contact, John Leslie, Washington, DC, NOAA Office of Public, Constituent and Intergovernmental Affairs at 301-713-0622 x210). [Asheville, N.C.: National Climatic Data Center], National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Department of Commerce, 1 html (Available: http://www.noaanews.noaa.gov/stories2006/s2632.htm). NOAA Online

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RCC ARTICLES, 2005 articles were not reported in 2005:


Chagnon, S.A. and K.E. Kunkel. 2006: Changes in Instruments and Sites Affecting Historical Weather Records: A Case Study. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology: Vol. 23, No. 6, pp. 825-828.

Changnon, D. and S.A. Changnon, 2005: A very white Christmas. Weatherwise, 58, 36-40.

Changnon, S.A. and D. Changnon, 2005: Importance of sky condiitons on the record 2004 Midwestern crop yields. Physical Geography, 26 (2), 99-111 (March-April 2005).

Changnon, S.A., 2005: A bumper crop of scientific data: the Morrow Plots weather station, Historic Illinois, 28, 8-11.

Changnon, S.A., and D. Changnon, 2005: Lessons from the unusual impacts of an abnormal winter in the U.S.A. , Meteorological Applications, 12, 187-191.

Christy, J.R., W.B. Norris, K. Redmond and K.P. Gallo. 2006: Methodology and Results of Calculating Central California Surface Temperature Trends: Evidence of Human-Induced Climate Change. Journal of Climate: Vol. 19, No. 4, pp. 548-563.

DeGaetano, A.T., 2006: Attributes of Several Methods for Detecting Discontinuities in Mean Temperature Series. Journal of Climate: Vol. 19, No. 5, pp. 838-853.

Hubbard, K.G. and J. You. 2005: Sensitivity Analysis of Quality Assurance Using the Spatial Regression Approach-A Case Study of the Maximum/Minimum Air Temperature. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology: Vol. 22, No. 10, pp. 1520-1530.

Hubbard, K.G., A.T. DeGaetano, K.E. Kunkel, and K.T. Redmond. 2005. Sources of uncertainty in the calculation of design weather conditions. ASHRAE Transactions. 111 (2) 317-326.

Kunkel, K.E., D.R. Easterling, K. Hubbard, K. Redmond, K. Andsager, M. Kruk, and M. Spinar, 2005: Quality control of pre-1948 cooperative observer network data. J. Atmos. Oceanic Technol., 22, 1691-1705.

Kunkel, K.E., D.R. Easterling, K. Hubbard, K. Redmond, K. Andsager, M.C. Kruk and M.L. Spinar. 2005: Quality Control of Pre-1948 Cooperative Observer Network Data. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology: Vol. 22, No. 11, pp. 1691-1705.

Liang, X.-Z., H.I. Choi, K. E. Kunkel, Y. Dai, E. Joseph, J. X.L. Wang, P. Kumar, 2005: Surface boundary conditions for mesoscale regional climate models. Earth Interactions, 9, 1-28.

Pielke, Jr., R.A., S. Agrawala, L.M. Bouwer, I. Burton, S. Changnon, M.H. Glantz, W.H. Hooke, R.J.T. Klein, K. Kunkel, D. Mileti, D. Sarewitz, E.L. Thompkins, N. Stehr, H. von Storch, 2005: Clarifying the Attribution of Recent Disaster Losses: A Response to Epstein and McCarthy. Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 86, 1481-1483.

Westcott, N.E., S.E. Hollinger, and K.E. Kunkel, 2005: Relationship between normalized corn yield, monthly rainfall, and heat stress for the central United States. J. Appl. Meteor., 44, 1667-1676.

You, J. and K.G. Hubbard. 2006: Quality Control of Weather Data during Extreme Events. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology: Vol. 23, No. 2, pp. 184-197.


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2005

JOURNAL ARTICLES:


Aguilar, E., T.C. Peterson, P. Ramírez Obando, R. Frutos, J.A. Retana, M. Solera, I. González Santos, R.M. Araujo, A. Rosa Santos, V.E. Valle, M. Brunet India, L. Aguilar, L. Álvarez, M. Bautista, C. Castañón, L. Herrera, E. Ruano, J.J. Siani, F. Obed, G.I. Hernández Oviedo, J.E. Salgado, J.L. Vásquez, M. Baca, M. Gutiérrez, C. Centella, J. Espinosa, D. Martínez, B. Olmedo, C.E. Ojeda Espinoza, M. Haylock, R. Núnez, H. Benavides, R. Mayorga, 2005: Changes in precipitation and temperature extremes in Central America and northern South America, 1961-2003 [Online]. Journal of geophysical research - atmospheres 110, D23107, [doi&10.1029/2005JD006119] [Also available in print, 110 (D23), 1-15] (December 2005). AGU Abstract, Purchase ; AGU Subscriber ; NCDC Staff

Anderson, D.M., and C.A. Woodhouse, 2005: Climate change: let all the voices be heard (News and views). Nature, 433 (7026), 587-588 (10 Feb 2005). Nature ; NCDC Staff

Arguez, A., M.A. Bourassa, and J.J. O'Brien, 2005: Detection of the MJO signal from QuikSCAT. Journal of atmospheric and oceanic technology, 22 (12), 1885-1894 (December 2005). AMS Abstract, Purchase ; AMS Subscriber ; NCDC Staff

Durre, I., T. Reale, D. Carlson, J. Christy, M. Uddstrom, M. Gelman, P. Thorne, 2005: Improving the usefulness of operational radiosonde data. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 86 (3), 411-416 (March 2005). [Online AMS version is 8 pages, p. 411-418 [doi:10.1175/BAMS-86-3-411], see AMS subscriber link below] [See also: WMO link,
http://www.wmo.ch/web/www/
BAS/MG-4/Doc3-1(5).pdf for an additional document on workshop]. AMS Abstract, Purchase ; AMS Subscriber ; NCDC Staff

Easterling, D.R., G. Goodge, M.J. Menne, C.N. Williams, Jr., and D. Levinson, 2005: A comparison of local and regional trends in surface and lower tropospheric temperatures in western North Carolina. Earth interactions 9 (28), 1-9 (January 2005). AMS Abstract, Purchase or Subscriber ; NCDC Staff

Free, M., D.J. Seidel, J.K. Angell, J. Lanzante, I. Durre, and T.C. Peterson, 2005: Radiosonde atmospheric temperature products for assessing climate (RATPAC): A new dataset of large-area anomaly time series. Journal of geophysical research - atmospheres 110, D22101, (12 p.)
doi:10.1029/2005JD006169 (Dec 2005). AGU ; AGU Subscriber ; NCDC Staff

Gallo K., B. Reed, T. Owen, and J. Adegoke, 2005: Characteristics of seasonal vegetation cover in the conterminous USA. Photogrammetric engineering and remote sensing. 71 (8), 959-966 (August 2005). ASPRS members ; NCDC Staff

Groisman, P.Y., R.W.Knight, D.R. Easterling, T.R. Karl, G.C. Hegerl, V.N. Razuvaev, and N. Vyacheslav, 2005: Trends in intense precipitation in the climate record. Journal of climate 18 (9), 1326-1350 (1 May 2005). AMS Abstract, Purchase ; AMS Subscriber ; NCDC Staff

Gupta, A.K., and D.M. Anderson, 2005: Mysteries of the Indian monsoon system, Journal of the Geological Society of India, 65 (1), 54-60 (January 2005). [GSI does not offer online access at this time] ; NCDC Staff

Heim, R.R., Jr., 2005: Computing the monthly Palmer drought index on a weekly basis: A case study comparing data estimation techniques. Geophysical research letters 32 (6), L06401
(doi10.1029/2004GL022118 2005) (March 18 2005). AGU ; NCDC Staff

Karl, T.[R.], J. Lawrimore, and A. Leetma, 2005: Observational and modeling evidence of climate change. EM, A&WMA's magazine for environmental managers, 11-17 (October 2005). AWMA Purchase ; NCDC Staff

Knapp, K.R., R. Frouin, S. Kondragunta, and A. Prados, 2005: Toward aerosol optical depth retrievals over land from GOES visible radiances: determining surface reflectance. International journal of remote sensing 26 (18), 4097-4116 (September 20 2005; not reported as 4th quarter citation; notified/distributed 1st quarter FY06). IJRS/Taylor and Francis ; NCDC Staff

Levinson, D.H., ed., 2005: State of the climate in 2004. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 86 (6), S1-S86 (June 2005). AMS Abstract, Purchase ; AMS Subscriber ; NCDC Staff

Meko, D.M. and C.A. Woodhouse, 2005: Tree-ring footprint of joint hydrologic drought in Sacramento and Upper Colorado river basins, western USA. Journal of hydrology 308 (1-4), 196-213. (July 12 2005). Science Direct ; Science Direct ; NCDC Staff

Menne, M.J., and C.N. Williams, Jr., 2005: Detection of undocumented changepoints using multiple test statistics and composite reference series. Journal of climate, 18 (20), 4271-4286 [doi:10.1175/JCL13524.1] (October 15 2005). AMS Abstract, Purchase ; AMS Subscriber ; NCDC Staff

Peterson, T.C., 2005: Climate change indices. WMO Bulletin 54 (2), 83-86 (April 2005). [Print only] ; NCDC Staff

Peterson, T.C., 2005: The workshop on enhancing South and Central Asian climate monitoring and indices, Pune, India, February 14-19, 2005. CLIVAR Exchanges, 10 (33), 6 (April 2005). CLIVAR ; NCDC Online

Peterson, T.C., and T.W. Owen, 2005: Urban heat island assessment: metadata are important. Journal of climate 18 (14), 2637-2646 (July 15 2005). AMS Abstract, Purchase ; AMS Subscriber ; NCDC Staff

Peterson, T.C., Y. Boodhoo, V. Vent-Schmidt, P. Bessemoulin, and N. Plummer, 2005: WMO Commission for Climatology. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 86 (1), 110-111 (January 2005). [AMS access will not be available, not peer- reviewed] NCDC Staff

Pielke, R.A., N. Doesken, O. Bliss, T. Green, C. Chaffin, J.D. Salas, C.A. Woodhouse, J.J. Lukas, and K. Wolter, 2005: Drought 2002 in Colorado, an unprecedented drought or a routine drought? Pure and applied geophysics, 162 (8-9), 1455-1479
[doi:10.1007/s00024-005-2679-6] (August 2005; just reported 1st quarter FY06). PAG/Springer ; Colorado State ; NCDC Online

Reynolds, R.W., H.-M. Zhang, T.M. Smith, C.L. Gentemann, and F. Wentz, 2005: Impacts of in situ and additional satellite data on the accuracy of a sea- surface temperature analysis for climate. International journal of climatology, 25 (7), 857-864 (June 15 2005). IJC Subscriber ; NCDC Staff

Santer, B.D., T.M.L. Wigley, C. Mears, F.J. Wentz, S.A. Klein, D.J. Seidel, K.E. Taylor, P.W. Thorne, M.F. Wehner, P.J. Gleckler, J.S. Boyle, W.D. Collins, K.W. Dixon, C. Doutriaux, M. Free, Q. Fu, J.E. Hansen, G.S. Jones, R. Ruedy, T.R. Karl, J.R. Lanzante, G.A. Meehl, V. Ramaswamy, G. Russell, and G.A. Schmidt, 2005: Amplification of surface temperature trends and variability in the tropical atmosphere. Science, 309 (5740), 1551-1556 (September 2005). Science Access ; NCDC Staff not yet available

Schoof, J.T., A. Arguez, J. Brolley, J.J. O'Brien, 2005: A new weather generator based on spectral properties of surface air temperatures. Agricultural and forest meteorology, 135 (1-4), 241-251 (December 14 2005). Science Direct ; Schoof's Online .edu ; NCDC Staff

Shen, S.S.P., H. Yin, K. Cannon, A. Howard, S. Chetner, and T.R. Karl, 2005: Temporal and spatial changes of agroclimate in Alberta during 1901-2002. Journal of applied meteorology, 44, 1090-1105 (July 2005). AMS Abstract, Purchase ; AMS Subscriber ; NCDC Staff

Smith, T.M., and R.W. Reynolds, 2005: A global merged land-air-sea surface temperature reconstruction based on historical observations (1880-1997). Journal of climate, 18 (12), 2021-2036 (June 15 2005). AMS Abstract, Purchase ; AMS Subscriber ; NCDC Staff

Smith, T.M., T.C. Peterson, J. Lawrimore, and R.W. Reynolds, 2005: New surface temperature analyses for climate monitoring. Geophysical research letters, 32 (14), L14712, doi:10.1029/2005GL02342 (4 pp.)(July 28 2005). AGU Abstract, Purchase ; AGU Subscriber ; NCDC Staff

Sun, B., C.B. Baker, T.R. Karl, and M Gifford, 2005: A comparative study of ASOS and USCRN temperature measurements. Journal of atmospheric and oceanic technology 22 (6), 679-686 (June 2005). AMS Abstract, Purchase ; AMS Subscriber ; NCDC Staff

Sun, B., and T.C. Peterson, 2005: Estimating temperature normals for USCRN stations. International journal of climatology 25 (14), 1809-1817 (November 30 2005). IJC/Wiley ; NCDC Staff

Vincent, L.A., T.C. Peterson, V.R. Barros, M.B. Marino, M. Rusticucci, G. Carrasco, E. Ramirez, L.M. Alves, T. Ambrizzi, M.A. Berlato, A.M. Grimm, J.A. Marengo, L. Molion, D.F. Moncunill, E. Rebello, Y.M.T. Anunciação, J. Quintana, J.L. Santos, J. Baez, G. Coronel, J. Garcia, I. Trebejo, M. Bidegain, M.R. Haylock, and D. Karoly, 2005: Observed trends in indices of daily temperature extremes in South America 1960-2000. Journal of climate 18 (23), 5011-5023 [doi:10.1175/JCLI3589.1] (December 1 2005). AMS Abstract, Purchase ; AMS Subscriber ; NCDC Staff

Vose, R.S., D.R. Easterling, T.R. Karl, and M. Helfert, 2005: Comments on "Microclimate exposures of surface-based weather stations". Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society 86 (4), 504-506.

Vose, R.S., 2005: Reference station networks for monitoring climate change in the conterminous United States. Journal of climate, 18, 5390-5395 (December 15 2005). AMS Abstract, Purchase ; AMS Subscriber ; NCDC Staff

Vose, R.S., D.R. Easterling, and B. Gleason, 2005: Maximum and minimum temperature trends for the globe: an update through 2004 [Online]. Geophysical research letters, 32, L23822, doi:10.1029/2005GL024379 [in print 32 (23), 1-5](December 14 2005). AGU Abstract, Purchase ; AGU Subscriber ; NCDC Staff

Vose, R.S., D. Wuertz, T.C. Peterson, and P.D. Jones, 2005: An intercomparison of trends in surface air temperature analyses at the global, hemispheric, and grid-box scale. Geophysical research letters, 32 (18), L18718 (4 p.), doi:10.1029/2005GL023502, 2005 (September 28 2005). AGU ; AGU Subscriber ; NCDC Staff

Woodruff, S.H., F. Diaz, S.J. Worley, R.W. Reynolds, and S.J. Lubker, 2005: Early ship observational data and ICOADS. Climatic change, 73 (1-2: CLIWOC, climatology of the world's oceans 1750-1850, special issues' name), 169-194 (November 2005). NCDC Staff

Woodhouse, C.A., K.E. Kunkel, D.R. Easterling, and E.R. Cook, 2005: The twentieth-century pluvial in the western United States. Geophysical research letters, 32 (7), L07701 (4 p.) (April 16 2005). AGU Abstract, Purchase ; AGU Subscriber ; NCDC Staff

Worley, S.J., S.D. Woodruff, R.W. Reynolds, S.J. Lubker, and N. Lott, 2005: ICOADS release 2.1 data and products. International journal of climatology, 25 (7), 823-842 (June 15 2005). IJC ; NCDC Staff

Wylie, D., D.L. Jackson, W.P. Menzel, and J.J. Bates, 2005: Trends in global cloud cover in two decades of HIRS observations. Journal of climate, 18 (15), 3021-3031, doi:10.1175/JCL13461.1 (August 1 2005). AMS Abstract, Purchase ; AMS Subscriber ; NCDC Staff

Xie, L., T. Yan, L.J. Pietrafesa, J.M. Morrison, and T.R. Karl, 2006: Climatology and interannual variability of North Atlantic hurricane tracks. Journal of climate, 18 (24), 5370-5381 (Also online: doi:10.1175/JCLI3560.1) (December 15 2005). AMS Abstract, Purchase ; AMS Subscriber ; NCDC Staff

Zhang, X., E. Aguilar, S. Sensoy, H. Melkonyan, U. Tagiyeva, N. Ahmed, N. Kutaladze, F. Rahimzadeh, A. Taghipour, T.H. Hantosh, P. Albert, M. Semawi, M. Karam Ali, M.H.S. Al-Shabibi, Z. Al-Oulan, T. Zatari, I. Al Dean Khelet, S. Hamoud, R. Sagir, M. Demircan, M. Eken, M. Adiguzel, L. Alexander, T.C. Peterson, and T. Wallis, 2005: Trends in Middle East climate extreme indices from 1950 to 2003. Journal of geophysical research - atmospheres, 110 (D22), D22104 (12 p.) (Online:
http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2005JD006181) (November 24 2005). AGU ; NCDC Staff

PROCEEDINGS:


Anderson, D.M., 2005: Monsoon dynamics observed over decades to millions of years. AGU Chapman conference on tropical-extratropical climatic teleconnections, a long-term perspective, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA, 8-11 February 2005, S.l., Syracuse University-Geoff Seltzer, National Center for Atmospheric Research-Bette Otto-Bliesner, University of Massachusetts, NOAA/OAR Climate Diagnostics Center-Henry Diaz, University of Canterbury, and the University of Hawaii at Manoa, 33-34 (Conference available:
http://iprc.soest.hawaii.edu/meetings/workshops/
Chapman%20Conference-Teleconnections.pdf) (February 2005). NCDC Online

Ansari, S., and S. Del Greco, 2005: GIS tools for visualization and analysis of NEXRAD radar (WSR-88D) archived data at the NCDC. 85th AMS Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, 9-13 January 2005, combined preprints CD-ROM, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, J9.6, (9 p.) (January 2005). AMS Abstract, Purchase ; NCDC Online

Baldwin, R.T.and Reid, G., 2005: Symbology modification for climate studies, 2005. 2005 ESRI International User Conference Proceedings, [July 25-29, 2005, San Diego, CA] (Conference published CD-ROM and Online only:
http://gis.esri.com/library/userconf/proc05/index.html) (July 2005). GIS/ESRI ; GIS/ESRI Free Paper ; NCDC Online

Bates, J.J., R.G. Reynolds, C. Cremidis, and C. Martinez, 2005: CLASS capabilities overview. 85th AMS Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, 9-13 January 2005, combined preprints CD-ROM, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, JP1.9 (3 p.) (January 2005). AMS Abstract, Purchase ; NCDC Online

Bates, J.J., R.G. Reynolds, C. Cremidis, and C. Martinez, 2005: CLASS future plans. 85th AMS Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, 9-13 January 2005, combined preprints CD-ROM, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, P1.37 (5 p.) (January 2005). AMS Abstract, Purchase ; NCDC Online

Bates, J.J., R.G. Reynolds, C. Cremidis, and C. Martinez, 2005: GOES data in CLASS. 85th AMS Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, 9-13 January 2005, combined preprints CD-ROM, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, P1.36 (2 p.) (January 2005). AMS Abstract, Purchase ; NCDC Online

Bates, J.J., R.G. Reynolds, C. Cremidis, and C. Martinez, 2005: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's scientific data stewardship program. 85th AMS Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, 9-13 January 2005, combined preprints CD-ROM, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, J2.3A (5 p.) (January 2005). AMS Abstract, Purchase ; NCDC Online

Diamond, H.J., 2005: Update on U.S. support for the Global Climate Observing System (GCOS) and associated support for international, regional, and bi-lateral GCOS activities. 21st International Conference on Interactive Information and Processing Systems for Meteorology, Oceanography, and Hydrology, San Diego, CA, January 2005, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, J8.5 (5 p.) (January 2005). AMS Abstract, Purchase ; NCDC Online

Easterling, D.R., M. Menne, C.N. Williams, Jr., D. Levinson, and G. Goodge, 2005: Examining local and regional temperature changes for the 1977-2003 period using a truly homogeneous station record. 85th AMS annual meeting, San Diego, CA, 9-13 January 2005, combined preprints CD-ROM, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, P1.24, (3 p.) (January 2005). AMS Abstract, Purchase ; NCDC Online

Gleason, K.L., J.H. Lawrimore, D.H. Levinson, and T.R. Karl, 2005: A revised U.S. climate extremes index. 85th AMS Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, 9-13 January 2005, combined preprints CD-ROM, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, P1.18, (6 p.) (January 2005). AMS Abstract, Purchase ; NCDC Online

Groisman, P.Y., B.G.Sherstyukov, V.N. Razuvaev, R.W. Knight, J.G. Enloe, N.S. Stroumentova, P.H. Whitfield, E. Forland, I. Hannsen-Bauer, H. Tuomenvirta, H. Aleksandersson, A.V. Mescherskaya, and T.R. Karl, 2005: Potential forest fire danger over northern Eurasia: changes during the 20th century. Joint Sixth Symposium on Fire and Forest Meteorology/Interior West Fire Council Conference (19th), 25-27 October 2005, Canmore, Alberta, Canada, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 6.4, (13 p.) (October 2005). AMS Abstract, Purchase ; NCDC Online

Groisman, P.Y., R.W. Knight, P.H. Whitfield, G.C. Hegerl, V.N. Razuvaev B.G. Sherstyukov, J.G. Enloe, and N.S. Stroumentova, 2005: Changes in precipitation distribution spectra and contemporary warming of the extratropics: implications for intense rainfall, droughts, and potential forest fire danger. 85th AMS Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, 9-13 January 2005, combined preprints CD-ROM, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 12.5, (12 p.) (January 2005). AMS Abstract ; NCDC Online

Guttman, N.B., 2005: Standardizing the quality assessment of data: partnership activities between NCDC and RCCs. 15th Conference on Applied Climatology/13th Symposium on Meteorological Observations and Instrumentation, 19-23 June 2005, Savannah, GA, American Meteorological Society, Boston, Mass., File J3.5 (2 p.)(June 2005). AMS Abstract, Purchase ; NCDC Online

Heim, Jr., R.R., 2005: An analysis of the impact of data inhomogeneities on the snow record. 15th Conference on Applied Climatology, Savannah, GA, 19-23 June 2005, combined preprints CD-ROM, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 1.8 (6p.) (June 2005). AMS Abstract, Purchase ; NCDC Online

Heim, Jr., R.R., 2005: Overview and update of the North America drought monitor and North America climate extremes monitoring system. 15th Conference on Applied Climatology, Savannah, GA, 19-23 June 2005, combined preprints CD-ROM, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, JP2.10 (2p.) (June 2005). AMS Abstract, Purchase ; NCDC Online

Heim, Jr., R.R., and D.A. Robinson, 2005: Trends and variability of snowfall and snow cover across North America and Eurasia, part 1: data quality and homogeneity analysis [Online], Eos Transactions, Fall Meeting, American Geophysical Union, 5-9 December 2005, San Francisco, CA, 86 (52), C12a-05, 3 p. (December 2005) AGU

Karl, T., 2005: Detection of climate change [Online]. U.S. Climate Change Science Program Workshop: Climate Science in Support of Decision Making, Arlington, VA, November 14-16, 2005, [Online], Washington, DC, US Climate Change Science Program, (1 html) (Conference available online at http://www.climatescience.gov/workshop2005/default.htm. Paper available online at http://www.gcrio.org/USGCRP/sustain/karl.html) (November 2005).USCCSP Abstract; NCDC Online

Levinson, D.H., R.R. Heim, Jr., S. Stephens, A.M. Waple, and C.Tankersley, 2005: The climate of 2004 in historical perspective. 85th AMS Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, 9-13 January 2005, combined preprints CD-ROM, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 12.1 (8p.) (January 2005). AMS Abstract ; NCDC Online

Menne, M.J., H.V. Frederick, and S.A. Del Greco, 2005: Monitoring the health of weather and climate observing networks. 85th AMS Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, 9-13 January 2005, combined preprints CD-ROM, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 18.14 (5 p.) (January 2005). AMS Abstract ; NCDC Online

Morrill, C., B. Otto-Bliesner, E. Brady, and B. Briegleb, 2005: The effect of climate base state on the remote response to North Atlantic freshwater forcing: comparison of Heinrich and 8.2 ka events. EOS Transactions, Fall Meeting supplement to AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA, 5-9 December 2005, P13B-1498 [Also: presiding chair for Paleoceanography and Paleoclimatology (December 2005). AGUUse browser's "Edit--Find on this page--Morrill or pp13b-1498" ; NCDC Online

Owen, T., 2005: Climate services partnerships: NOAA's National Climatic Data Center and regional climate centers. 2005 AAG Annual Meeting, Denver, CO, 6-12 April 2005, combined abstracts CD-ROM, Washington, DC, Association of American Geographers, 5535 (1 p.) (April 2005). [Not yet online at AAG 1/5/06; permission for page use by Oscar Larson, AAG, 10/28/05] ; NCDC Online

Owen, T., 2005: Cyberinfrastructure advances at NOAA's National Climatic Data Center and regional climate centers: quality feedback, assurance, and dissemination. 85th AMS Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, 9-13 January 2005, combined preprints CD-ROM, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 17.4 (3 p.) (January 2005). AMS Abstract ; NCDC Online

Owen, T., 2005: NOAA's National Climatic Data Center and regional climate centers: quality feedback, assurance, and dissemination. Third Climate Prediction Applications Science Workshop, Palisades, New York, 15 March 2005, [Online], New York, International Research Institute for Climate Prediction, Columbia University, 17 p. (March 2005). IRI ; IRIFree Presentation ; NCDC Online

Peterson, T.C., 2005: Climate extreme indices via regional climate change workshops. 85th AMS Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, 9-13 January 2005, combined preprints CD-ROM, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, P1.21 (5 p.) (January 2005). AMS Abstract ; NCDC Online

Peterson, T.C., G.R. Hammer, and M.J. Menne, 2005: NCDC's GCOS lead center activities. 85th AMS Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, 9-13 January 2005, combined preprints [CD-ROM], American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, J8.11 (3 p.) (January 2005). AMS Abstract ; NCDC Online

Robinson, D.A., and R.R. Heim, Jr., 2005: Trends and variability of snowfall and snow cover across North America and Eurasia, part 2: what the data say [Online], Eos Transactions, Fall Meeting, American Geophysical Union, 5-9 December 2005, San Francisco, CA, 86 (52), C12a-06, 5 p. (December 2005) AGU

Shi, L., and J.J. Bates, 2005: Distribution and variability of atmospheric temperature and water vapor derived from HIRS measurement. 85th AMS Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, 9-13 January 2005, combined preprints [CD-ROM], American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, J6.1 (6 p.) (January 2005). AMS Abstract ; NCDC Online

Squires, M. F., 2005: The Northeast snowfall impact scale. 2005 ESRI International User Conference Proceedings, [July 25-29, 2005, San Diego, CA] (Conference published CD-ROM and Online only:
http://gis.esri.com/library/userconf/
proc05/index.html) (July 2005). GIS/ESRI ; GIS/ESRI ; NCDC Online

Sun, B., G.W. Goodge, and C.B. Baker, 2005: Preliminary analysis of the difference between temperature observations recorded by Coop and USCRN systems. 85th AMS Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, 9-13 January 2005, combined preprints [CD-ROM], American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, P4.6 (4 p.) (January 2005). AMS Abstract ; NCDC Online

Sun, B., and T.C. Peterson, 2005: Estimating temperature normals for USCRN stations. 85th AMS Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, 9-13 January 2005, combined preprints CD-ROM, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 8.4 (6 p.) (January 2005). AMS Abstract ; NCDC Online

Urzen, M.L., and S.A. Del Greco, 2005: Automated validation for summary of the day precipitation data. 85th AMS Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, 9-13 January 2005, combined preprints CD-ROM, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 18.13, (5 p.) (January 2005). AMS Abstract ; NCDC Online

Woodhouse, C.A., P.M. Brown, and M.K. Hughes. 2005: A 626-year summer temperature reconstruction for the central Rocky Mountains [Online]. Eos Transactions, American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 5-9, 2005 [Online], 86 (52), supplement, PP11A-1428 (December 2005).AGU Abstract; NCDC Online

Woodhouse, C.A., R.S. Webb, G. Garfin, and B. Udall. 2005: Hydroclimatic reconstructions for decision support in the Colorado River Basin [Online]. U.S. Climate Change Science Program Workshop: Climate Science in Support of Decision Making, Arlington, VA, November 14-16, 2005, [Online], Washington, DC, US Climate Change Science Program, P-WE1.16 (Conference available online at http://www.climatescience.gov/workshop2005/default.htm. Paper available online at http://www.climatescience.gov/workshop2005/abstracts/p-we-1.htm (November 2005).USCCSP Abstract; NCDC Online

Zhang, H.-M., R.W. Reynolds, and T.M. Smith, 2005: Adequacy of in situ observing system in the satellite era for climate SST analysis. 85th AMS Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, 9-13 January 2005, combined preprints CD-ROM, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, J8.12 (5 p.) ( January 2005). AMS Abstract ; NCDC Online

OTHER:


Aguilar, E., R.G. Quayle, and J.M. Mitchell, Jr., 2005: Climatic variation, instrumental data. In: Oliver, J.E. (ed.), Encyclopedia of world climatology (Encyclopedia of earth sciences series). Netherlands: Springer, 263-266 (August? 2005). NCDC Staff

Baker, C.B., L. Larson, E. May, H. Bogin, and B. Collins, 2005: Final report: Operational testing of various precipitation sensors in support of the United States climate reference network (USCRN) [Online], (NOAA technical note NCDC no. USCRN 05-2). Asheville, N.C.: U.S. Dept. of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, National Climatic Data Center, 69 p. (available: ftp:/ftp.ncdc.noaa.gov/pub/data/uscrn/documentation/program/technotes/TN05002PrecipTesting.pdf)(July 2005). NCDC/USCRN

Baker, C.B., R. Buckner, W. Collings, and M. Phillips, 2005: Calculation of USCRN precipitation from Geonor weighing precipitation gauge [Online], (NOAA technical note NCDC no. USCRN 05-1). Asheville, N.C.: U.S. Dept. of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, National Climatic Data Center, 27 p. (available: ftp://ftp.ncdc.noaa.gov/pub/
data/uscrn/documentation/program/
technotes/TN05001GeonorAlgorithm.pdf) (April 2005). NCDC/USCRN

Graumann, A, T. Houston, J. Lawrimore, D. Levinson, N. Lott, S. McCown, S. Stephens, and D. Wuertz, 2005: Hurricane Katrina, a climatological perspective, preliminary report (NCDC technical report 2005-01). Asheville, N.C.: NOAA's National Climatic Data Center, 2005. (Online also:
http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/reports/
tech-report-200501z.pdf) (October 2005). NCDC Online

Lott, N., T. Ross, A. Graumann, J. Kobar, and M. Lackey, 2005: Products and services guide [Online], National Climatic Data Center, Asheville, NC, 102 p. (Available online:
ftp://ftp.ncdc.noaa.gov/pub/data/inventories/
COMPLETE-GUIDE.PDF) (January 2005). NCDC Online

Lott, N., and T. Ross, 2005: Billion dollar U.S. weather disasters 1980-2004 [Online]. National Climatic Data Center, Asheville, NC, (1 html) (Available online:
http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/
reports/billionz.html) (January 2005). NCDC Online

[Reynolds, R.W., and T.M. Smith], 2005: Hurricanes are getting more powerful ... and causing a lot more damage [graph]. Time, 166 (14), 45 (October 3, 2005). NCDC Online1st graph ; NCDC Online2nd graph

RCC ARTICLES:



Hayes, M.J., M. Svoboda, D. Le Comte, K.T. Redmond, and P. Pasteris, 2005. Drought monitoring: new tools for the 21st century, p. 53-70. In: Drought and water crises: science, technology, and management issues, D.A. Wilhite, ed., Taylor and Francis, 406 pp. (2nd quarter).

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2004

JOURNAL ARTICLES:


Cook, E.R., C.A. Woodhouse, C.M. Eakin, D.M. Meko, and D.W. Stahle, 2004: Long-term aridity changes in the western United States. Science, 306 (5698), 1015-1018. (November 2004). Science ; NCDC Staff

Enloe, J.[G]., J.J. O'Brien, and S.R. Smith, 2004: ENSO impacts on peak wind gusts in the United States. Journal of climate, 17 (8), 1728-1737 (15 April 2004). AMS Abstract, Purchase ; AMS Subscriber ; NCDC Staff

Free, M., J.K. Angell, I. Durre, J. Lanzante, T.C. Peterson and D.J. Seidel, 2004: Using first differences to reduce inhomogeneity in radiosonde temperature datasets, Journal of climate, 17 (21), 4171-4179 (November 1 2004). AMS Abstract, Purchase ; AMS Subscriber ; NCDC Staff

Groisman, P.Y., R.W. Knight, T.R. Karl, D.R. Easterling, B. Sun, J.H. Lawrimore, 2004: Contemporary changes of the hydrological cycle over the contiguous United States, trends derived from in situ observations. Journal of hydrometeorology, 5 (1) 64-85 (February 2004). AMS Abstract, Purchase ; AMS Subscriber ; NCDC Staff

Hubbard, K.G., Lin, X., Baker, C.B., and B. Sun, 2004: Air temperature comparison between the MMTS and the USCRN temperature systems. Journal of atmospheric and oceanic technology, 21 (10), 1590-1597 (October 2004). AMS Subscriber ; NCDC Staff

Jones, K.F., A.C. Ramsay, and J.N. Lott, 2004: Icing severity in the December 2002 freezing rain storm from ASOS data. Monthly weather review, 132 (7), 1630-1644 (July 2004) [AMS Subscriber to PDF file:
http://ams.allenpress.com/pdfserv/
10.1175%2F1520-0493(2004)132%3C1630:ISITDF%3E2.0.CO%3B2]. AMS Subscriber ; NCDC Staff

Levinson, D.H., and A.M Waple, eds., 2004: State of the climate in 2003. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 85 (6), S1-S74 (June 2004). AMS Subscriber ; NCDC Staff

L'Heureux, M.L., M.E. Mann, B.I. Cook, B.E. Gleason, and R.S. Vose, 2004: Atmospheric circulation influences on seasonal precipitation patterns in Alaska during the latter 20th century. Journal of geophysical research, atmospheres, 109 (D6), D06106 (17 p.), doi:10.1029/2003JD003845, 2004 (27 March 2004). AGU Subscriber ; NCDC Staff

LI Q.X., LIU X.N., ZHANG H.Z., T.C. PETERSON, and D.R. EASTERLING, 2004: Detecting and adjusting temporal inhomogeneity in Chinese mean surface air temperature data. Advances in atmospheric sciences, 21 (2), 260-268 (March 2004). Science PressChina Committee for International Association of Meteorology and Atmospheric Sciences (IAMAS) and Institute of Atmospheric Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences and distributed by Science Press, Beijing, China ; NCDC Staff

Nakaegawa, T., M. Kanamitsu, and T.M. Smith, 2004: Interdecadal trend of prediction skill in an ensemble AMIP-type experiment. Journal of climate, 17, 2881-2889 (July 15 2004). AMS Subscriber ; NCDC Staff

Powell, M., D. Bowman, D. Gilhousen, S. Murillo, N. Carrasco, R. St. Fleur, 2004: Tropical cyclone winds at landfall: the ASOS-C-MAN wind exposure documentation project. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society 85 (6), 845-851 (June 2004). AMS Subscriber ; NCDC Staff

Reynolds, R.W., C.L. Gentemann, and F. Wentz, 2004: Impact of TRMM SSTs on a climate-scale SST analysis. Journal of climate, 17 (15), 2938-2952 (1 August 2004). AMS Subscriber ; NCDC Staff

Ruzmaikin, A., J. Feynman, X. Jiang, D.C. Noone, A.M. Waple, and Y.L. Yung, 2004: The pattern of northern hemisphere surface air temperature during prolonged periods of low solar output. Geophysical research letters, 31 (12), L12201 (4 p.), doi:10.1029/2004GL019955 (28 June 2004). AGU Subscriber ; NCDC Staff

Shen S.S.P., A.N. Basist, G.L. Li, C. Williams, T.R. Karl, 2004: Prediction of sea surface temperature from the global historical climatology network data. Environmetrics 15 (3), 233-249 (May 2004). Wiley ; NCDC Staff

Smith, T.M., and R.W. Reynolds, 2004: Improved extended reconstruction of SST (1854-1997). Journal of climate, 17 (12), 2466-2477 (15 June 2004). AMS Abstract ; AMS Subscriber ; NCDC Staff

Smith, T.M., and R.W. Reynolds, 2004: Reconstruction of monthly mean oceanic sea level pressure based on COADS and station data (1854-1997). Journal of atmospheric and oceanic technology, 21 (15), 1272-1282 (August 2004). AMS Subscriber ; NCDC Staff

Sun, B., and P.Y. Groisman, 2004: Variations in low cloud cover over the United States during the second half of the twentieth century. Journal of climate, 17 (9), 1883-1888 [doi:10.1175/1520-0442(2004)017<1883:VILCCO>2.0.CO;2] (1 May 2004). AMS Abstract, Purchase ; AMS Subscriber ; NCDC Staff

Sun, B.M., and R.S. Bradley. 2004: Reply to comment by N.D. Marsh and H. Svensmark on "Solar influences on cosmic rays and cloud formation, a reassessment. Journal of geophysical research, atmospheres, 109 (D14), D14206 (Jul 28 2004)

Toole, J.M., H.-M. Zhang, and M.J. Caruso, 2004: Time-dependent internal energy budgets of the tropical warm water pools. Journal of climate, 17 (6), 1398-1410 (15 March 2004). AMS Subscriber ; NCDC Staff

Vose, R.S., and M.J. Menne, 2004: A method to determine station density requirements for climate observing networks. Journal of climate, 17 (15), 2961-2971 (August 1 2004). AMS Abstract, Purchase ; AMS Subscriber ; NCDC Staff

Vose, R.S., T.R. Karl, D.R. Easterling, C.N. Williams, M.J. Menne, 2004: Impact of land-use change on climate ( Brief communications). Nature, 427 (6971), 213-214 (15 Jan 2004). Nature's Subscribers ; NCDC Staff

Woodhouse, C.A., 2004: A paleo perspective on hydroclimatic variability in the western United States. Aquatic sciences, 66 (4), 346-356 (November 2004). Aquatic sciences ; NCDC Staff

Yu, L., R.A. Weller, and B. Sun, 2004: Improving latent and sensible heat flux estimates for the Atlantic Ocean (1988-1999) by a synthesis approach. Journal of climate, 17 (2), 373-393 [doi:10.1175/1520-0442(2004)017<0373:ILASHF>2.0.CO;2] (15 January 2004). AMS Subscriber ; NCDC Staff

Yu, L, R.A. Weller, and B. Sun, 2004: Mean and variability of the WHOI daily latent and sensible heat fluxes at in situ flux measurement sites in the Atlantic Ocean. Journal of climate, 17 (11), 2096-2118 [doi:10.1175/1520-0442(2004)017<2096:MAVOTW>2.0.CO;2] (1 June 2004). AMS Subscriber ; NCDC Staff

Zhang, H.-M., R.W. Reynolds, and T.M. Smith, 2004: Bias characteristics in the AVHRR sea surface temperature. Geophysical research letters, 31 (01), L01307 (4 p.), [doi:10.1029/2003GL018804, 2004] (16 January 2004). AGU Subscriber ; NCDC Online

PROCEEDINGS:


Anderson, D.M., 2004: Atmospheric carbon dioxide and ocean carbonate ion concentration during the last glacial cycle, Abstracts with programs, 2004 [for the Proceedings, Geological Society of America, Annual Meeting, Denver Colorado, November 7-10, 2004, Geological Society of America, Denver, Colo.], 36 (5), 89 (Available online:
http://gsa.confex.com/gsa/2004AM/finalprogram/
abstract_80549.htm) (November 2004). GSA's ; NCDC Staff

Anderson, D.M., Gupta, A.K., and Overpeck, J.T., 2004: Centennial to millennial scale variations in the Indian summer monsoon winds and solar variability, Eos Transactions, Fall Meeting supplement [to AGU 2004 Fall Meeting, San Francisco, Calif., 13-17 December 2004], AGU, 85(47), Abstract U43A-0740, F30 (Available online:
http://www.agu.org/meetings/fm04/fm04-sessions/
fm04_U43A.html) (December 2004). AGU's ; NCDC Staff

Anderson, D.M., J.T. Overpeck, A.K. Gupta, and D. Pandey, 2004: Abrupt changes in the Asian summer monsoon winds during the Holocene, The 8th International Conference on Paleoceanography [ICP-8], 5-10 September 2004, Biarritz, France, [an ocean view of global change], ICP VIII, program and abstracts, 129 (Available online:
http://www.epoc.u-bordeaux.fr/icp8/conference_book.pdf- go to page 129) (September 2004). ICP ; go to p. 129 ; NCDC Staff

Baker, B.C., M. Helfert, D.R. Easterling, T.R. Karl, and R.P. Hosker, 2004: The U.S. climate reference network. The 84th AMS Annual Meeting, 11-15 January, Seattle, WA [CD-ROM], American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, (14APPCLIM) 1.5, 2 p. (Also online: http://ams.confex.com/ams/pdfpapers/
71748.pdf). AMS Online

Conover, H., B.R. Nelson, G.K. Rutledge, J.J. Bates, K. Keiser, R. Ramachandran, and M. Govett, 2004: A prototype for earth science data on demand, Eos Transactions, supplement, [for AGU Fall Meeting, 13-17 December 2004, San Francisco, CA], Washington, D.C., American Geophysical Union, Abstract SF21A-0009 0800h, F47. (Available online:
http://www.agu.org/meetings/fm04/fm04-sessions/
fm04_SF21A.html) (Dec. 2004). AGU ; NCDC Staff

Delecluse, P., D. Anderson, M. Davey, B. Kirtman, R. Kleeman, C. Penland, C. Wang, S. Zebiak, 2004: Seasonal to interannual predictability, First International CLIVAR Science Conference "Understanding and predicting our climate system", Baltimore, MD, 21-25 June 2004, International Research Institute for Climate Prediction [NOAA & Columbia Univ.], Palisades, N.Y., 18 p. (Available online:
http://www.clivar2004.org/oral%20presentations/delecluseA.ppt) (Conference online: http://www.clivar2004.org/Program.html) (June 2004). CLIVAR's ; NCDC Staff

Diamond, H.J., 2004: Update on U.S. support for the Global Climate Observing System (GCOS) and associated Pacific Island regional GCOS activities. 20th International Conference on Interactive Information and Processing Systems for Meteorology, Oceanography, and Hydrology, Seattle, WA, January 2004, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, P15.5 (5 p.) (Available online:
http://ams.confex.com/ams/pdfpapers/67188.pdf) (January 2004). AMS ; NCDC Staff

Eakin, C.M., C.A. Woodhouse, E.R. Cook, and R. Heim, 2004: Paleoclimatology, a new tool in drought monitoring. 14th Conference on Applied Climatology, Seattle, WA, January 2004, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, JP3.1 (1 p.) (Available online:
http://ams.confex.com/ams/84Annual/14APPCLIM/
abstracts/68155.htm) (January 2004). AMS Abstract ; NCDC Staff

Goodge, G, B. Sun, D.S. Braun, C.B. Baker, D. Dellinger, and S. Hinson, 2004: Quality control of data from the U.S. climate reference network [Online]. Eighth Symposium on Integrated Observing and Assimilation Systems for Atmosphere, Oceans, and Land Surface, Seattle, WA, 10-15 January 2004, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 5.6 (7 p.) (Available:
http://ams.confex.com/ams/pdfpapers/71171.pdf) (January 2004). AMS ; NCDC Staff

Groisman, P.Y., R.W. Knight, D.R. Easterling, D.H. Levinson, R.R. Heim, T.R. Karl, P.H. Whitfield, G.C. Hegel, V.N. Razuvaev, B.G. Sherstyukov, E. Førland, H. Tuomenvirta, H. Aleksandersson, J.G. Enloe, and N.S. Stroumentova, 2004: Changes in precipitation distribution spectra and contemporary warming of the extratropics, implications for intense rainfall, droughts, and potential forest fire danger. Workshop on Trends in Global Water Cycle Variables to support IPCC Assessment, UNESCO, Paris, France, November 3-5, 2004, (Available online:
http://ams.confex.com/ams/pdfpapers/85857.pdf) (Workshop online:
http://www.gewex.org/trendswkshp.htm), Boston, MA, Joint IGWCO/GEWEX/UNESCO/AMS publication, (12 p.) (November 2004). AMS ; NCDC Staff

Guttman, N.B., 2004: Data quality assessment: why we need to share. The 84th AMS Annual Meeting, 11 - 15 January, Seattle, WA [CD-ROM], American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, (14APPCLIM) 7.5., 2 p. (Also online: http: //ams.confex.com/ams/pdfpapers/
71147.pdf). AMS ; NCDC Staff

Houston, T.G., 2004: NESDIS customers, are they satisfied; results from the customer satisfaction survey. Preprints, 14th Conference on Applied Climatology, January, 2004, Seattle, WA, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, P3.4 (2 p.) (Available online:
http://ams.confex.com/ams/pdfpapers/71854.pdf) (January 2004). AMS Abstract ; NCDC Staff

Houston, T.G., and S.A. Changnon, 2004: Freezing rain events in the United States. Preprints, 14th Conference on Applied Climatology, January, 2004, Seattle, WA, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 2.3 (3 pp) (Available online:
http://ams.confex.com/ams/pdfpapers/71872.pdf) (January 2004). AMS Abstract ; NCDC Staff

Knapp, K.R., and J.J. Bates, 2004: ISCCP B1 data at NCDC, a new climate resource. 13th Satellite Meteorology and Oceanography Conference, Norfolk, VA, September 19-23, 2004, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, P6.5 (7 p.) (Available online:
http://ams.confex.com/ams/pdfpapers/77999.pdf) (September 2004). AMS Abstract ; NCDC Staff

Knapp, K., S. LeDuc, N. Lott, B. Nelson, and G. Rutledge, 2004: Haze modeling and observation resources at the National Climatic Data Center. Air & Waste Management Conference on Regional and Global Perspectives on Haze, October 26-29, 2004, Asheville, NC, [Pittsburgh, PA, Air ; Waste Management Association], (Conference Available online:
http://www.awma.org/events/confs/Haze%202004/hazeprelim.pdf and paper,
http://www.awma.org/events/confs/Haze%202004/knapp.pdf, and CD-ROM is for sale with papers available through link on CD-ROM, ISBN 0923904725) (October 2004). AWMA ; NCDC Staff

Lott, N., 2004: The quality control of the integrated surface hourly database. 84th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, 2004, Seattle, WA, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 7.8 (7p.) (Available online:
http://ams.confex.com/ams/pdfpapers/71929.pdf) (January 2004). AMS Abstract ; NCDC Staff

Meyers, T.P., M.E. Hall, C.B. Baker, R.P. Hosker, Jr., J A. Jensen, M.R. Helfert, and M.T. Young 2004: Current configuration of U.S. climate reference network stations [Online]. Eighth Symposium on Integrated Observing and Assimilation Systems for Atmosphere, Oceans, and Land Surface, Seattle, WA, January 10 - 15 2004, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, (Available: http://ams.confex.com/ams/pdfpapers/71153.pdf) 5.5 (4 p.) (January 2004). AMS Abstract ; NCDC Online

Nelson, B.R., and J.J Bates, 2004: Rainfall variability studies based on a long term radar-rainfall data set, AGU Fall Meeting, 13-17 December 2004, San Francisco, CA, Washington, D.C., American Geophysical Union, (H33C-0479 1340h) F819 (Available online:
http://www.agu.org/meetings/fm04/fm04-sessions/
fm04_H33C.html) (December 2004). AGU ; NCDC Online

Ross, T.F., 2004: Climate database modernization program provides access to historical data and records: an overview of various projects [Online]. 14th Conference on Applied Climatology, January 10-12 2004 , Paper 1.1 (Available: http://ams.confex.com/ams/84Annual/techprogram/paper_70836.htm). NCDC Online

Ross, T., and N. Lott, 2004. A Climatology of recent extreme weather and climate events. 84th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, 2004, Seattle, WA, January 11-15, 2004, P1.6 (10 p.) (Available online:
http://ams.confex.com/ams/pdfpapers/70871.pdf) (January 2004). AMS Abstract ; NCDC Staff

Rutledge, G.K., J. Alpert, and W.T. Smith, 2004: Access to real-time and retrospective Numerical Weather Prediction models at the National Climatic Data Center and the National Centers for Environmental Prediction (Online). 20th Conference on Weather Analysis and Forecasting/16th Conference on Numerical Weather Prediction. (Available at http://ams.confex.com/ams/pdfpapers/72204.pdf as P1.28). AMS Abstract ; NCDC Online

Rutledge, G.K., J. Alpert, R. Stouffer, S. Hankin, B. Doty, E. Davis, B. Lawrence, M. Fiorino, D. Williams, L. Olsen, L. Buja, 2004: The NOAA operational model archive and distribution system (NOMADS): a status report. The 84th AMS Annual Meeting, 11-15 January, Seattle, WA [CD-ROM], American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, (20IIPS) 6.5., 6 p. (Also online: http://ams.confex.com/ams/pdfpapers/
72156.pdf). NCDC Online ; AMS Online

Sherstyukov, B.G., and V.N. Razuvayev, P.Y. Groisman, R.V. Knight, and J.G. Enloe, 2004: Estimates of forest fire susceptibility from meteorological data. Northern Eurasian GOFC/GOLD Fire Network Workshop in support of the Northern Eurasia Earth Science Partnership Initiative (NEESPI), "Satellite- based fire monitoring network in Northern Eurasia: methods, data products, applications," Moscow, Space Research Institute, November 17, 2004, Session 2. Operational systems of fire monitoring and fire situation in Northern Eurasia (Issues of system building and functioning, fire situation, available data and problems), Moscow, Russia, Space Research Institute, p. 233 (Agenda online:
http://www.iki.rssi.ru/
earth/d33eng.htm) (November 2004 in Russian). NCDC Online ; NCDC Online Wkshp

Shi, L., and J.J. Bates, 2004: Deriving surface skin temperature and atmospheric profiles of temperature and water vapor from HIRS measurement using a neural network technique. 13th Conference on Satellite Meteorology and Oceanography, September 19-23, 2004, Norfolk, VA, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, P8.7 (4 p.) (Available online:
http://ams.confex.com/ams/pdfpapers/78205.pdf) (September 2004). AMS Abstract ; NCDC Staff

Smith, T.M., P.A. Arkin, G.J. Huffman, and J.J. Bates, 2004: Estimating bias of satellite-based precipitation estimates, relative to in situ measurements. The 2nd TRMM International Science Conference [The 2nd International Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission (TRMM) Science Conference], September 6-10, 2004, Nara, Japan, Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA), Tokyo, Japan, 4 p. (Available online:
http://www.prime-intl.co.jp/TRMM/Extended%20Abstract/
2P.3_SMITH_%20ARKIN.pdf) (September 2004). 2nd TRMM ; NCDC Staff

Smith, T.M., P.A. Arkin, G.J. Huffman, and J.J. Bates, 2004: Estimating bias of satellite-based precipitation estimates, relative to in situ measurements. 2nd [International Precipitation Working Group] IPWG Workshop, Monterey [California], 25-28 October, 2004, Institute of Atmospheric Sciences and Climate (ISAC) of the National Research Council, Washington, D.C., 16 p. (Conference Powerpoint presentations available online:
http://www.isac.cnr.it/~ipwg/meetings.html
choose IPWG link, then title link; you will get http:
//www.isac.cnr.it/~ipwg/meetings/monterey/pres/
T-Smith.ppt) (September 2004). ISAC's ; NCDC Staff

Sun, B.M., and B. Baker, 2004: A comparative study of ASOS and CRN temperature measurements The 84th AMS Annual Meeting, 11 - 15 January, Seattle, WA [CD-ROM], American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, (8IOAS-AOLS) 5.7, 5 p. (Also online: http://ams.confex.com/ams/pdfpapers/
71791.pdf). AMS ; NCDC Staff

Urzen, M.L., S. Ansari, and S.A. Del Greco, 2004: Automated spatial precipitation estimator (PrecipVal). Preprints, 20th International Conference on Interactive Information Processing Systems for Meteorology, Oceanography, and Hydrology, 11-15 January 2004, Seattle, WA, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, P1.27 (7 p.) (Available online:
http://ams.confex.com/ams/pdfpapers/70681.pdf) (January 2004). AMS Abstract ; NCDC Staff

Webb, R.S., and C.A. Woodhouse, 2004: Ensemble tree-ring reconstructions of streamflow in the South Platte. 84th American Meteorological Meeting, Seattle, WA, January 11-15, 2004, 14th Conference on Applied Climatology, 15th Symposium on Global Change and Climate Variations, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, J2.2 (1 p.) (Available online:
http://ams.confex.com/ams/84Annual/techprogram/paper_70425.htm) (January 2004). AMS Abstract ; NCDC Staff

Woodhouse, C.A., 2004. Paleodrought reconstructions to planning. 14th Conference on Applied Climatology ; 15th Symposium on Gobal Change and Climate Variations ; 84th American Meteorological Meeting, Seattle, WA, January 11-15, 2004, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, J2.1 (1 p.) (Available online:
http://ams.confex.com/ams/84Annual/techprogram/paper_71722.htm) (January 2004). AMS Abstract ; NCDC Staff

Woodhouse, C.A., and D.M. Meko. 2004: Analysis of reconstructed streamflow in the upper Colorado and Sacramento river basins. Proceedings of the 2003 Pacific Climate Workshop. Asilomar, Pacific Grove, CA, April 6-9, 2003, (Interagency Ecological Program for the San Francisco Estuary technical report 72),State of California Department of Water Resources, Sacramento, CA, 124-125 (Available online:
http://tenaY.ucsd.edu/~dettinge/PACLIM/10_abstracts_03.pdf) (December 2004 Workshop published online and in printed format: http://tenaY.ucsd.edu/~dettinge/proc_2003.html or http://tenaY.ucsd.edu/~dettinge/PACLIM/PACLIM_2003.pdf). University of California--San Diego's ; NCDC Staff

Zhang, H.-M., R.W. Reynolds, and T.M. Smith, 2003 [i.e., 2004]: Use of error information in the design of a climate monitoring system. First Workshop Report on the Quality Assurance of Real-Time Ocean Data, December 3-5, 2003, National Data Buoy Center, NWS/NOAA, Stennis Space Center, MS (QARTOD-I Report), [NOAA, Washington, DC?], 67-68 (Conference and Abstract Available online:
http://nautilus.baruch.sc.edu/twiki/pub/Main/
WebHome/QARTOD_final_09.pdf) (June 2004). NOAA ; NCDC Staff

OTHER:


[Brown, W.] (in acknowledgements)], 2004: Climate [sections of each chapter]. In: Cities ranked & rated, more than 400 metropolitan areas evaluated in the U.S. and Canada. Hoboken, N.J.: Wiley, 820 p. (Sample only Available online:
ftp://ftp.ncdc.noaa.gov/pub/data/papers/2004wbcities.doc) (April? 2004). NCDC Sample

French, B., and E. May, 2004: External cabling protection for USCRN installations [Online]. (NOAA technical note NCDC no. USCRN-04-03). Asheville, N.C.: U.S. Dept. of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, National Climatic Data Center, 5 p. (Available:
ftp://ftp.ncdc.noaa.gov/pub/data/uscrn/documentation/program/technotes/TN04004Pump.pdf) (April 2004). NCDC/USCRN

French, B., and E. May, 2004: External cabling protection for USCRN installations [Online]. (NOAA technical note NCDC no. USCRN-04-03). Asheville, N.C.: U.S. Dept. of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, National Climatic Data Center, 5 p. (Available:
ftp://ftp.ncdc.noaa.gov/pub/data/uscrn/documentation/program/technotes/TN04004Pump.pdf) (April 2004). NCDC/USCRN

French, B., and E. May, 2004: USCRN temperature aspirated shield modifications [Online]. (NOAA technical note NCDC no. USCRN-04-06). Asheville, N.C.: U.S. Dept. of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, National Climatic Data Center, 8 p. (Available:
ftp://ftp.ncdc.noaa.gov/pub/data/uscrn/documentation/program/technotes/TN04006AspiratedShieldMods.pdf) (October 2004). NCDC/USCRN

French, B., and E. May, 2004: USCRN weighing precipitation gauge drain pump [Online]. (NOAA technical note NCDC no. USCRN-04-04). Asheville, N.C.: U.S. Dept. of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, National Climatic Data Center, 6 p. (Available:
ftp://ftp.ncdc.noaa.gov/pub/data/uscrn/documentation/program/technotes/TN04004Pump.pdf) (April 2004). NCDC/USCRN

French, B., and E. May, 2004: USCRN weighing precipitation gauge (Geonor) mount [Online]. (NOAA technical note NCDC no. USCRN-04-05). Asheville, N.C.: U.S. Dept. of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, National Climatic Data Center, 6 p. (Available:
ftp://ftp.ncdc.noaa.gov/pub/data/uscrn/documentation/program/technotes/TN04005GeonorMount.pdf) (October 2004). NCDC/USCRN

Hall, M.E., and E. May, 2004: Inlet heater for USCRN weighing precipitation gauge [Online only]. (NOAA technical note NCDC no. USCRN-04-01). Asheville, N.C.: U.S. Dept. of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, National Climatic Data Center, 11 p. (Available online:
ftp://ftp.ncdc.noaa.gov/pub/data/uscrn/
documentation/program/technotes/TN04001GeonorHeater.pdf) (March 2004). NCDC/USCRN

Hall, M.E., and M. McGuirk, 2004: Vibrating wire fall protection device for the USCRN Geonor weighing-bucket precipitation-gauge [Online only]. (NOAA technical note NCDC no. USCRN-04-2). Asheville, N.C.: U.S. Dept. of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, National Climatic Data Center, 18 p.
(Available online:
ftp://ftp.ncdc.noaa.gov/pub/data/uscrn/
documentation/program/technotes/TN04002FallPreventDevice.pdf) February? 2004). NCDC/USCRN

Karl, T.R., 2004: Testimony. In: U.S. Congress. Senate. Committee on Appropriations. [Committee Field Hearing on Alaska Native Villages Affected by Flooding and Erosion (Day One)]. Hearings and testimony, June 29, 2004. 108th Congress, 2nd Session, 2004, p. #?. (Available online: http://appropriations.senate.gov/hearmarkups/
record.cfm?id=223526)(June 29, 2004 Hearing Date). Senate Online ; NCDC Online PDF

Llansó, P., and H. Kontongomde, eds.; L.S. Tan, S. Burton, R. Crouthamel, A. van Engelen, R. Hutchinson, L. Nicodemus, T.C. Peterson, and F. Rahimzadeh, 2004: Guidelines on climate data rescue. (The WCDMP guidelines series; WCDMP no. 55; WMO/TD no. 1210). Geneva, Switzerland: World Meteorological Organization, 14 p. (Available online:
http://www.wmo.ch/web/wcp/wcdmp/html/WCDMP-55.pdf) (May 2004). WMO ; NCDC Staff

Lott, N., and T. Ross, 2004: Billion dollar U.S. weather disasters 1980-2003 [Online]. National Climatic Data Center, Asheville, NC, (1 html) (Available online:
http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/
reports/billionz.html) (March 2004). NCDC Online

Lott, N., T. Ross, A. Graumann, and J. Kobar, 2004: NCDC products and services guide [Online], National Climatic Data Center, Asheville, NC, 111 p. (Available online:
http://www1.ncdc.noaa.gov/pub/data/inventories/
COMPLETE-GUIDE.PDF) (January 2004). NCDC Online

McCaffrey, M., D.M. Anderson, C.M. Eakin, and C. Morrill, 2004: A paleo perspective on abrupt climate change [Online], NOAA, National Environmental Satellite, Data, and Information Service, National Climatic Data Center, Paleoclimatology Branch, Boulder, CO. (Available online : http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/paleo/abrupt) (June 2004). NCDC/Paleoclimatology Branch

RCC ARTICLES:


DeGaetano, A.T. and O.M. Doherty, 2004: Temporal, spatial and meteorological variations in hourly PM2.5 concentration extremes in New York City, Atmospheric Environment, 38,1547-1558.

DeGaetano, A.T. and M.J. O'Rourke, 2004: A climatological measure of extreme snow drift loading on building roofs, Journal of applied meteorology, 43, 134-144.

Janis, M.J., K.G. Hubbard, and K.T. Redmond, 2004: Station density strategy for monitoring long-term climatic change in the contiguous United States. Journal of climate 17 (1), 151 - 162.

Kunkel, K.E., D.R. Easterling, K. Redmond, and K. Hubbard, 2004: Temporal variations in frost-free season in the United States: 1895 - 2000. Geophysical research letters 31, L03201, doi:10.1029/2003GL018624.

McCabe, G.J., M.A. Palecki, and J. Betancourt, 2004: Pacific and Atlantic Ocean influences on multi-decadal drought frequency in the United States. The Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 101, 4136-4141.

Hubbard, K.G., A.T. DeGaetano, and K.D. Robbins, 2004: A Modern Applied Climate Information System, Bull. Amer. Met. Soc., 85 (6), 811-812.

Hubbard, K.G., S.Goddard, W.D. Sorensen, N. Wells, and T.T. Osugi. 2004. Performance of quality assurance procedures for an applied climate information system. Journal of atmospheric and oceanic technoloy. Revised.

Lin, X. and K.G. Hubbard. 2004. Uncertainties of derived dew point temperature and relative humidity. Journal of applied meteorology, 43(5):821-825.

Mahmood, R. and K.G. Hubbard. 2004. An analysis of long-term simulated soil moisture data for three land uses under contrasting hydroclimatic conditions in the Northern Great Plains. Journal of hydrology, 5:160-179.

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2003

JOURNAL ARTICLES:


Changnon, S.A., and T.G. Creech, 2003: Sources of data on freezing rain and resulting damages. Journal of applied meteorology, 42, 5114-1518 (October 2003). AMS Subscriber ; NCDC Staff

Changnon, S.A., and T.R. Karl, 2003: Temporal and spatial variations of freezing rain in the contiguous United States, 1948-2000. Journal of applied meteorology, 42 (9), 1302-1315 (September 2003). NCDC Staff

Easterling, D.R., L.V. Alexander, A. Mokssit, and V. Detemmerman, 2003: CCI/CLIVAR workshop to develop priority climate indices. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 84 (10), 1403-1407, 1329. NCDC Staff

Eskridge, R.E., J.K. Luers, and C.R. Redder, 2003: Unexplained discontinuity in the U.S. radiosonde temperature data, part 1, troposphere. Journal of climate, 16 (14), 2385-2395 (15 July 2003). NCDC Staff

Gupta, A.K., D.M. Anderson, and J.T. Overpeck, 2003: Abrupt changes in the Asian southwest monsoon during the Holocene and their links to the North Atlantic Ocean. Nature 421, 354-357 (January 23 2003). NatureSubscriber ; NCDC Staff

Heim, R.R., Jr., J.H. Lawrimore, D.B. Wuertz, A.M. Waple, and T.W.R. Wallis, 2003: The REDTI and MSI, two new national climate impact indices. Journal of applied meteorology, 42 (10), 1435-1442 (October 2003). NCDC Staff

Karl, T.R., and K.E Trenberth, 2003: Modern global climate change. Science, 302 (5651), 1719-1723 (5 December 2003). NCDC Staff

Karl, T.R., and J. Lawrimore, 2003: Climate information in the twenty-first century [caption title]. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 84 (12), 1688-1688 (Dec. 2003). AMS Subscriber ; NCDC Staff

Kunkel, K.E., D.R. Easterling, K. Redmond, and K. Hubbard, 2003: Temporal variations of extreme precipitation events in the United States, 1895-2000. Geophysical research letters, 30 (17), CLM 5 1-4 [1900, doi:10.1029/2003/GL018052, 2003] (Sept. 1 2003). NCDC Staff

Luo, Y., H.-M. Zhang, M.D. Prater, and L.M. Rothstein, 2003: Warm water pathways, transports, and transformations in the northwestern North Atlantic and their modification by cold air outbreaks. Journal of geophysical research, 108 (C4), 3129, doe:10.1029/2002JC001442, 2003 (26 April 2003). NCDC Staff

MacCracken, M.C., E.J. Barron, D.R. Easterling, B.S. Felzer, and T.R. Karl, 2003: Climate change scenarios for the U.S. national assessment. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 84 (12), 1711-1723 (Dec. 2003). NCDC Staff

Parson, E.A., R.W. Corell, E.J. Barron, V. Burkett, A. Janetos, L. Joyce, T.R. Karl, M.C. MacCracken, J. Melillo, M.G. Morgan, D.S. Schimel, and T. Wilbanks, 2003: Understanding climatic impacts, vulnerabilities, and adaptation in the United States; building a capacity for assessment. Climatic change, 57 (1-2), 9-42 (March 2003). NCDC Staff

Peterson, T.C., 2003: Assessment of urban verses rural in situ surface temperatures in the contiguous United States, no difference found. Journal of climate, 16 (18), 2941-2959 (15 Sept. 2003). NCDC Staff

Smith, T.M., and R.W. Reynolds, 2003: Extended reconstruction of global sea surface temperatures based on COADS data (1854-1997). Journal of climate, 16 (10), 1495-1510 (15 May 2003). NCDC Staff

Sun, B., 2003: Cloudiness over the contiguous United States, contemporary changes observed using ground-based and ISCCP D2 data. Geophysical research letters, 30 (2), 1053, doi:10.1029/2002GL015887, 25-1 (5 p.) (January 22 2003). NCDC Staff

Sun, B., L.Yu, and R.A. Weller, 2003: Comparisons of surface meteorology and turbulent heat fluxes over the Atlantic: NWP model analyses versus moored buoy observations. Journal of climate, 16 (4), 679-695 (15 February 2003). NCDC Staff

Vose, R.S., C.N. Williams, T.C. Peterson, T.R. Karl, and D.R. Easterling, 2003: An evaluation of the time of observation bias adjustment in the US historical climatology network. Geophysical research letters, 30 (20), 2046, clim3-1--3-4 doi:10.1029/2003GL018111, 2003 (15 October 2003). NCDC Staff

Waple, A.M., J.H. Lawrimore, 2003: State of the climate in 2002. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 84 (6), S1-S68 (June 2003). NCDC Staff

Woodhouse, C.A., 2003: A 431-y[ea]reconstruction of western Colorado snowpack from tree rings. Journal of climate, 16 (10), 1551-1561 (15 May 2003). NCDC Staff

Xue,Y., T.M. Smith, and R.W. Reynolds, 2003: Interdecadal changes of 30-y[ea]r SST normals during 1871-2000, notes and correspondence. Journal of climate, 16 (10), 1601-1612 (15 May 2003). NCDC Staff

Zwiers, F., H. Cattle, T.C. Peterson, and A. Mokssit, 2003: Detecting climate change. WMO Bulletin, 52 (3), 37-42 [WMO bulletin not online](July 2003). CLIVAR Free Access NCDC Staff

PROCEEDINGS:


Anderson, D.M., Overpeck, J.T., Gupta, A.K., and Pandey, D., 2003: Abrupt changes in the Asian summer monsoon winds during the Holocene, Eos Transactions, Fall Meeting supplement, 84 (46), Abstract PP42B-0875, F-913. AGU Free Abstract Access

Angel, W.E., M.L. Urzen., S.A. Del Greco., and M.W. Bodosky, 2003: Automated validation for summary of the day temperature data (TempVal). 83rd AMS Annual Meeting, combined preprints CD-ROM, 9-13 February 2003, Long Beach CA, 19th Conference IIPS [International Conference on Interactive Information and Processing Systems for Meteorology, Oceanography, and Hydrology], American Meteorological Society, Boston, Mass., File 15.3, 4 p. (February 2003). AMS Free Access ; NCDC Staff

Baker, C.B., and M. Gifford, 2003: United States climate reference network (USCRN) precipitation intercomparison study. Proceedings, 12th Symposium on Meteorological Observations and Instrumentation, Long Beach, CA, February 17-21, Session 5, meteorological measurement networks I, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 5.4 (3 p.) (February 2003). NCDC Staff

Baldwin, R.T., 2003: Views, objects, and persistence for accessing a high volume global data set. Preprints, 20th IEEE/11th NASA Goddard Conference on Mass Storage Systems, April 7-10 2003, San Diego, CA, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, [Greenbelt, Md.?], 77-81 (April 2003). IEEE Member Access ; NCDC Online

Bogdanova, E., P.Y. Groisman, and B.M. Ilyin, 2003: The features of methods for correcting solid precipitation in the polar regions of Russia, Alaska, and Canada. ACSYS decade and beyond, 11-14 November 2003, St. Petersburg, Russia, ACSYS final science conference, book of abstracts, Arctic and Antarctic Research Institute of Roshydromet, St. Petersburg Russia, 80 (November 2003). NCDC Online ; NCDC Staff

Del Greco, S.A., 2003: A history for WSR-88D level II data services at the National Climatic Data Center. 31st Conference on Radar Meteorology, 6-12 August 2003, [Seattle WA], American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 902-906, P5F.1 (August 2003). AMS Free Access ; NCDC Staff

Del Greco, S.A., 2003: NCDC the ' one stop shop' for all WSR-88D level II data services. Preprints, 20th IEEE/11th NASA Goddard Conference on Mass Storage Systems, April 7-10 2003, San Diego, CA, [also called Digest of papers, IEEE Symposium on Mass Storage Systems] NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, [Greenbelt, Md.?], 110-114 (April 2003). NCDC Online ; NCDC Staff

Diamond, H.J., 2003: The U.S. Global Climate Observing System (GCOS) program office's involvement in the international GCOS effort. 19th International Conference on Interactive Information and Processing Systems for Meteorology, Oceanography, and Hydrology [and] 7th Symposium on Integrated Observing Systems, The water cycle, Long Beach, CA, February 2003, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, J3.7 (8 p.) (February 2003). AMS ; NCDC Staff

Diamond, H.J., J.J. Bates, D. Clark, R. Mairs, and G. Sharman, 2003: Archive management, the missing component. 19th International Conference on Interactive Information and Processing Systems for Meteorology, Oceanography, and Hydrology, Long Beach, CA, February 2003, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, P15.9 (8 p.) (February 2003). AMS ; NCDC Staff

Eakin, C.M., C.A. Woodhouse, E.R. Cook, and R.R. Heim, Jr., 2003: New role for paleoclimatology, routine drought monitoring. Eos Transactions, Fall Meeting supplement [to AGU 2003 fall meeting, 8-12 December 2003, San Francisco, Calif.], 84 (46) Abstract PP52A-0943, American Geophysical Union, Washington, D.C., F923 (December 2003). AGU ; NCDC Staff

Groisman, P.Y., B. Sun, R.S. Vose, J.H. Lawrimore, P.H. Whitfield, E. Fórland, I. Hanssen-Bauer, M.C. Serreze, V.N. Razuvaev, and G.V. Alekseev, 2003: Contemporary climate change in high latitudes of the Northern Hemisphere, daily time resolution. Proceedings of the International Symposium on Climate Change (ISCC), Beijing, China, 31 March - 3 April 2003, (WMO/TD no. 1172), World Meteorological Organization, Geneva, Switzerland, 51-55 (April 2003). NCDC Online ; NCDC Staff

Groisman, P.Y., E.G. Bogdanova, B.M. Ilyin, P. Whitfield, E. Fórland, V.N. Razuvaev, B. Sun, and R. Vose, 2003: Contemporary climate changes in high latitudes of the Northern Hemisphere, bias-corrected precipitation and variables of economic, social and ecological interest based upon daily temperatures and precipitation. ACSYS decade and beyond, 11-14 November 2003, St. Petersburg, Russia, ACSYS final science conference, book of abstracts, Arctic and Antarctic Research Institute of Roshydromet, St. Petersburg, Russia, 36 (November 2003). NCDC Online ; ACSYS ; NCDC Staff

Groisman, P.Y., R.W. Knight, R.R. Heim, Jr., V.N. Razuvaev, B.G. Sherstyukov, and N.A. Speranskaya, 2003: Contemporary climate changes in high latitudes of the Northern Hemisphere cause an increasing potential forest fire danger. 5th Symposium on Fire and Forest Meteorology, November 2003, Orlando, FL (held in conjunction with the Second International Wildland Fire Ecology and Fire Management Congress, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, J9.1 (November 2003). AMS ; NCDC Staff

Groisman, P.Y., R.W. Knight, R.R. Heim, Jr., V.N. Razuvaev, and B.G. Sherstyukov, 2003: Contemporary climate changes in high latitudes of the Northern Hemisphere cause an increasing potential forest fire danger. International Symposium on Boreal Forest Disturbance and Its Effects on Global Warming, Nov 17-19, 2003, Hokkaido Univ., Sapporo, Japan,[cover title], [p. 13 for abstract of oral presentation; another publication may be coming after papers are collected 12/31/03 (?)], Ministry of Education Culture, Sport, Science and Technology; CREST of Japan Science and Technology Agency; and Hokkaido University['s] Research Center for North Eurasia and North Pacific Regions, Sapporo, Japan (November 2003). NCDC Online ; NCDC Staff

Groisman, P.Y., R.W. Knight, T.R. Karl, D.R. Easterling, B. Sun, J.H. Lawrimore, E.G. Bogdanova, and B.M. Ilijn [i.e., Ilyin], 2003: Changes in the hydrological cycle over the United States during the past century. Geophysical research abstracts, EGS - AGU - EUG Joint Assembly, Nice, France, 6-11 April [CD-ROM ISSN: 1029-7006], HS19 Climate change impacts on the hydrological cycle, extremes, forecasting and implications on engineering design, (Home website for organization: http://www.copernicus.org/egsagueug) [European Geophysical Society, American Geophysical Union, and European Union of Geoscience, Washington, D.C.(?), v.5, 2003 [CD-ROM abstract no. EAE03-A-01294] (April 2003). EGS-AGU-EUG Access ; NCDC Online

Helfert, M.R., R.R. Heim, Jr., R.P. Hosker, and T.R. Karl, 2003: The U.S. climate reference network, visions and status. 3rd Conferencia Internacional sobre Experiencias con Estaciones Meteorológicas Automáticas, tuvo lugar en Torremolinos (Málaga) entre los das 19 y 21 de febrero de 2003, (3rd International Conference in Experiences with Automated Weather Stations, Málaga, Spain, 19-21 Feb. 2003), Instituto Nacional de Meteorología, Madrid, España, 88 (February 2003). Public Access ; NCDC Staff

Jones, K.F., R. Thorkildson, and J.N. Lott, 2003: The development of the map of extreme ice loads for ASCE standard 7-2005. Proceedings, Utility Structures Conference and Trade Show, November 5-6, 2003, Western Energy Institute, Reno, Nevada [Online only], Western Energy Institute, Portland, OR, 11-29 (November 2003). [Available: http://www.westernenergy.org/04_UP_Proceedings/index.htm]. Western Energy Access ; NCDC Staff

Lawrimore, J.H., T.R. Karl, D.H. Levinson, R.R. Heim, Jr., R.S. Vose, and P.Y. Groisman, 2003: Contemporary trends in drought on the North American continent. Access for the IPCC Drought Implications Workshop, Tucson, AZ, 18-21 November 2003, [CLIVAR/PAGES/IPCC/UCAR, Boulder, Colo.], (Available: http://ipcc-wg1.ucar.edu/restricted/wg1/Drght/
wg1_meeting_Drght_materials.html ; search for "Karl" or title), (November 2003). UCAR ; NCDC Staff

Lukas, J.J., C.A. Woodhouse, R.S. Webb, 2003. Colorado streamflow reconstruction network, a basis for new dendrohydrologic techniques, analyses, and applications. American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 8-12, 2003, American Geophysical Union, Washington, DC, GC52B-01 (December 2003). AGU ; NCDC Staff

McCaffrey, M.S., D.M. Anderson, and C.M. Eakin, 2003: Partnering with scientists to increase the visibility and use of published global climate change data. Eos Transactions, Fall Meeting supplement [to AGU 2003 fall meeting, 8-12 December 2003, San Francisco, Calif.], 84 (46) Abstract ED51C-1203, American Geophysical Union, Washington, D.C., F469 (December 2003). AGU ; NCDC Staff

Menne, M.J., 2003: A method to infer the historic tornado frequency from radiosonde records. Proceedings, 14th Symposium on Global Change and Climate Variations, Long Beach, CA, 8-13 February 2003, Session 10, observed climate change: III, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 10.5 (February 2003). AMS ; NCDC Staff

Menzel, W.P., D.P. Wylie, D. Jackson, and J.J. Bates, 2003: HIRS observations of clouds since 1978. Applications with weather satellites, 24 October 2002, Hangzhou, China [Conference on Applications with Weather Satellites at the SPIE Third International Asia-Pacific Environmental Remote Sensing Symposium, Hangzhou, China, 23-27 October 2002], SPIE, Bellingham, Wash., 55-62 (Proceedings,SPIE--the International Society for Optical Engineering, v. 4895) (June 2003) [SPIE Intrnl Hdqtrs, 1 360 676 3290, spie@spie.org or www.spie.org]. UCAR ; NCDC Staff

Menzel, W.P., D.P. Wylie, R.A. Frey, H. Zhang, D. Jackson, J.J. Bates, F. Chevallier, and G. Kelly, 2003: Satellite observations of high clouds since 1978. The 2002 EUMETSAT Meteorological Satellite Conference [Proceedings of 2002 EUMETSAT Meteorological Satellite Data Users Conference, 2-6 September 2002, Dublin, Ireland], EUMETSAT, Darmstadt, Germany, 525-531 (Before print publication, was available at: http://www.eumetsat.de/en/) (September 2003). NCDC Staff

Rutledge, G.K., J. Alpert, R.J. Stouffer and B. Lawrence, 2003: The NOAA operational archive and distribution system (NOMADS), 2002. In: Realizing teracomputing, proceedings of the Tenth ECMWF Workshop on the Use of High Performance Computing in Meteorology, Reading, UK, 4-8 November, 2002, W. Zwieflhofer and N. Kreitz (eds.), Reading, UK, World Scientific, 106-129 (2003). NCDC Staff

Vercelli, D., and H. Diamond, 2003: Availability of geospatially enabled NOAA satellite products. 19th International Conference on Interactive Information and Processing Systems for Meteorology, Oceanography, and Hydrology, Long Beach, CA, February 2003, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, P1.20 (5 p.) (February 2003). AMS ; NCDC Staff

Webb, R.S. and C.A. Woodhouse, 2003. Tree-ring derived ensemble streamflow reconstructions for the Gunnison River Basin. American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 8-12, 2003, American Geophysical Union, Washington, DC, GC52B-04 (December 2003). AGU ; NCDC Staff

Woodhouse, C.A., and J.J. Lukas, 2003: Does the 2002 tree ring reflect low flow values in the Upper Colorado River Basin? American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 8-12, 2003, American Geophysical Union, Washington, DC, GC52B-02 (December 2003). AGU ; NCDC Staff

Woodhouse, C.A., J.J. Lukas, and R.S. Webb, 2003: The tree-ring record of drought in Colorado over the past 300-460 years. Colorado Drought Conference [Fort Collins, CO, December 4, 2002]: Managing Water Supply and Demand in Times of Drought, Conference Proceedings, (Colorado Water Resources Institute Information Series report no. 96), Ft. Collins, CO, Colorado State University, 10-14 (January? 2003). NCDC Staff

Zhang, H.-M., R.W. Reynolds, and T.M. Smith, 2003: An operational buoy network for climate SST. International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics XXIII General Assembly, abstract volume, Week B (also in CD-ROM), Sapporo, Japan, June 30 - July 11, 2003, (Available: http://www.olympus.net/IAPSO/abstracts03/JSP06/01/016009-2.html) (July 2003). \ NCDC Online ; NCDC Staff

Zhang, H.-M., J.M. Toole, and M.J. Caruso, 2003: Air-sea heat and freshwater fluxes: a new approach for validation and estimation based on the time-dependent energy and buoyancy budgets of natural volumes. International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics XXIII General Assembly abstract volume week B Sapporo, Japan, June 30 - July 11, 2003
(also in CD-ROM) (Available:
http://www.olympus.net/IAPSO/abstracts03/JSP09/01/016009-1.html). Public Access ; NCDC Staff

OTHER:


Dunston, D., 2003: OpenVPN, an introduction and interview with founder, James Yonan. LinuxSecurity.com. [Online]. Guardian Digital, Inc., Allendale, NJ. (Available: http://www.linuxsecurity.com/feature_stories/
feature_story-152.html) (November 2003). Public Access

Dunston, D., 2003: Patching it up. LinuxSecurity.com. [Online]. Guardian Digital, Inc., Allendale, NJ. (Available: http://www.linuxsecurity.com/feature_stories/
feature_story-135.html) (January 2003). Public Access

Dunston, D., 2003: Remote Syslog with MySQL and PHP. LinuxSecurity.com. [Online]. Guardian Digital, Inc., Allendale, NJ. (Available: http://www.linuxsecurity.com/feature_stories/
feature_story-138.html) (February 2003). Public Access

Goodge, G., 2003: Data validity in the national archive (chapter 41). In: Handbook of weather, climate, and water: dynamics, climate, physical meteorology, weather systems, and measurements. New York, NY: Wiley-Interscience, 813-828. NCDC Online

Heim, R., 2003: Climate of 2002, annual review, U.S. drought [Online], National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, National Climatic Data Center, Asheville, NC (Available: oa/climate/research/2002/
ann/drought-summary.html) (December 2003?). NCDC Online

Llanso, E., [E. Aguilar, I. Auer, M. Brunet, T.C. Peterson, and J. Wieringa], 2003: Guidelines on climate metadata and homogenization. (WMO-TD no. 1186 ; WCDMP no. 53). Geneva, Switzerland: World Meteorological Organization, 51 p. (December 2003). WMO ; NCDC Staff

Lott, N., and T. Ross, 2003: A climatology of 1980-2003 extreme weather and climate events [Online only]. (NCDC technical report 2003-01). [Asheville, N.C.]: National Climatic Data Center, 2003. (Available: http://www1.ncdc.noaa.gov/pub/data/techrpts/tr200301/
tr2003-01.pdf). NCDC Online

Lott, N., T. Ross, and A. Graumann, 2003: NCDC products and services guide [Online]. Asheville, N.C.: National Climatic Data Center, 114 pp (January 2003). NCDC Online

Lott, N., and T. Ross, 2003: Billion dollar U.S. weather disasters 1980-2002. [Asheville, N.C.]: National Climatic Data Center, [Online only], National Climatic Data Center, Asheville, NC, (November 2003). NCDC Online

[McCaffrey, M., D. Kowal, and M. Eakin, 2003]: Climate timeline information tool: exploring weather & climate change through the powers of 10 [Online] [Paleoclimatology Branch, NOAA's National Climatic Data Center, Geospatial Data Services, NOAA's National Geophysical Data Center, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, and Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences (CIRES), Boulder, CO.] (Available: NOAA's National Geophysical Data Center: http://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/paleo/ctl/) (October? 2003). NCDC Online

McGuirk, M., G.G. Goodge, E. May, and M. Helfert, 2003: Performance of the NOAA USCRN weighing-bucket precipitation gauges during the heavy snowstorm event of 5-8 December 2003 [Online only]. (NOAA technical note NCDC no. USCRN-03-1). Asheville, N.C.: U.S. Dept. of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, National Climatic Data Center, 22 p. (Available: ftp://ftp.ncdc.noaa.gov/pub/data/uscrn/documentation/
program/technotes/TN03001NESnowEventDec03.pdf) (December 2003). USCRN,NCDC

Woodhouse, C.A., 2003: Dendrochronological evidence for long-term hydroclimatic variability. In: Water and climate in the western United States. Boulder, Colo.: University Press of Colorado, 49-58 (December 2003). NCDC Staff

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2002

JOURNAL ARTICLES:


Alduchov. O.A., and R.E. Eskridge, 2002: Determination of radiosonde station elevation from observational data. Journal of applied meteorology, 41 (4), 357-362 (April 2002). NCDC Staff

Anderson, D.M., and D. Archer, 2002: Glacial-intergacial stability of ocean pH inferred from foraminifer dissolution rates. Nature, 416 (?), 70-73.

Anderson, D.M., J.T. Overpeck, and A.K. Gupta, 2002: Increase in the Asian SW monsoon during the past four centuries. Science, 297 (?), 596-599.

Bower, A.S., B. Le Cann, T. Rossby, W. Zenk, J. Gould, K. Speer, P.L. Richardson, M.D. Prater, and H.-M. Zhang, 2002: Directly measured mid-depth circulation in the northeastern North Atlantic Ocean. Nature 419 (6907), 603-607 (10 October 2002).NCDC Staff

Diaz, H., C. Folland, T. Manabe, D. Parker, R. Reynolds and S. Woodruff, 2002: Advances in the use of historical marine climate data. WMO bulletin, 51 (4), 377-380 (October 2002). NCDC Staff

Diaz, H., C. Folland, T. Manabe, D. Parker, R. Reynolds and S. Woodruff, 2002: Workshop on the advances in the use of historical marine climate data. Clivar exchanges, selected research papers, 25 (v.7 no.3/4), 71-73 (September 2002). NCDC Staff

Durre, I., T.C. Peterson, and R.S. Vose, 2002: Evaluation of the effect of the Luers-Eskridge radiation adjustments on radiosonde temperature homogeneity. Journal of climate, 15 (11), 1335-1347 (June 1 2002). AMS ; NCDC Staff

Free, M., I. Durre, E. Aguilar, D. Seidel, T.C. Peterson, R.E. Eskridge, J.K. Luers, D. Parker, M. Gordon, J. Lanzante, S. Klein, J. Christy, S. Schroeder, B. Soden, L.M. McMillin and E. Weatherhead, 2002: Creating climate reference datasets, CARDS workshop on adjusting radiosonde temperature data for climate monitoring. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 83 (6), 891-899 (June 2002). NCDC Staff

Frich, P., L.V. Alexander, P. Della-Marta, B. Gleason, M. Haylock, A.M.G. Klein Tank, and T.[C.] Peterson, 2002: Observed coherent changes in climatic extremes during the second half of the twentieth century. Climate research, 19 (3), 193-212 (Jan. 16 2002). NCDC Staff

Fumin, R., B. Gleason, and D. Easterling, 2002: Typhoon impacts on China's precipitation during 1957-1996. Advances in atmospheric sciences 19 (5), 943-952. AAS Abstract

Gallo, K.P., J.O. Adegoke, T.W. Owen, and C.D. Elvidge, 2002: Satellite-based detection of global urban heat-island temperature influence. Journal of geophysical research, 107, (D24), 4776, doi:10.1029/2002JD002588, 2002 (27 December 2002). NCDC Staff

Goody, R., J. Anderson, T.[R.] Karl, R.B. Miller, G. North, J. Simpson, G. Stephens, and W. Washington, 2002: Why monitor the climate? Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 83 (6), 873-878 (June 2002). NCDC Staff

Heim, R.R., Jr., 2002: A review of twentieth-century drought indices used in the United States. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 83 (8), 1149-1165 (August 2002). NCDC Staff

Jain, S.. C.A. Woodhouse, and M.P. Hoerling, 2002: Multidecadal streamflow regimes in the interior western United States: implications for the vulnerability of water resources. General research letters, 29 (21), 2036-2039 (15 November 2002) [doi:10.1029/2001GL014278, 2002]. NCDC Staff

Lawrimore, J., R.R. Heim, Jr., M. Svoboda, V. Swail, and P.J. Englehart, 2002: Beginning a new era of drought monitoring across North America. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 83 (8), 1191-1192 (August 2002). NCDC Staff

Moy, C.M., G.O. Seltzer, D.T. Rodbell, and D.M. Anderson, 2002: Oscillation in ENSO activity at millennial time scales during the Holocene. Nature, 420 (?) 162-165.

Peterson, T.C., M.A. Taylor, R. Demeritte, D.L. Duncombe, S. Burton, F. Thompson, A. Porter, M. Mercedes, E. Villegas, R. Semexant Fils, A. Klein Tank, A. Martis, R. Warner, A. Joyette, W. Mills, L. Alexander, and B. Gleason, 2002: Recent changes in climate extremes in the Caribbean region. Journal of geophysical research, atmospheres , 107 (D21), 4601, doi:10.1029/2002JD002251 (16 p.) (Nov. 16 2002). NCDC Staff

Reynolds, R.W., N.A. Rayner, T.M. Smith, D.C. Stokes, and W. Wang, 2002: An improved in situ and satellite SST analysis. Journal of climate, 15 (13), 1609-1625 (July 1 2002). NCDC Staff

Shen, S.S.P., W.K.-M. Lau, K.-M. Kim, G. Li, and A. Basist, 2002: Formulation of the canonical ensemble correlation prediction for seasonal precipitation. Chinese journal of atmospheric sciences, ([selective translation of] Scientia atmospherica Sinica) 26 (2), 114-140 (No month shown on this quarterly journal.). NCDC Staff p. prel-121 ; NCDC Staff p. 122-131.0 ; NCDC Staff p.132-140

Smith, T.M., and R.W. Reynolds, 2002: Bias corrections for historical sea surface temperatures based on marine air temperatures. Journal of climate, 15 (1), 73-87 (Jan. 1 2002). AMS ; NCDC Staff

Smith, T.M., T.R. Karl, and R.W. Reynolds, 2002: How accurate are climate simulations? Science, 296 (5567), 483-484 (Apr. 19 2002). NCDC Staff

Smith, T.M., T.R. Karl, and R.W. Reynolds, 2002: Uncertainty in climate models - response. Science, 296 (5576), 2140 (Jun 21 2002). NCDC Staff

Sun, B., and R.S. Bradley, 2002: Solar influences on cosmic rays and cloud formation: a reassessment. Journal of geophysical research, atmospheres, 107 (D14) 4211, doi:10.1029/2001JD000560, 2002 (July 27 2002). NCDC Staff

Svoboda, M., D. LeComte, M. Hayes, R. Heim, K. Gleason, J. Angel, B. Rippey, R. Tinker, M. Palecki, D. Stooksbury, D. Miskus, and S. Stephens, 2002: The drought monitor. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 83 (8), 1181-1190 (August 2002). NCDC Staff

Trenberth, K.E., T.R. Karl, and T.W. Spence, 2002: The need for a systems approach to climate observations. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 83 (11), 1593-1602 (November 2002). NCDC Staff

Vinnikov, K.Y., A. Robock, A. Basist, 2002: Diurnal and seasonal cycles of trends of surface air temperature. Journal of geophysical research, atmospheres, 107 (D22), 4641, (13-1--13-9) doi:10.1029/2001JD002007, 2002 (November 2002). NCDC Staff

Waple, A.M., J.H. Lawrimore, M.S. Halpert, G.D. Bell, W. Higgins, B. Lyon, M.J. Menne, K.L. Gleason, R.C. Schnell, J.R. Christy, W. Thiaw, W.J. Wright, M.J. Salinger, L. Alexander, R.S. Stone, and S.J. Camargo, 2002: Climate assessment for 2001. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 83 (06), S1-S62 (June 2002 supplement). NCDC Staff

Waple, A.M., M.E. Mann, and R.S. Bradley, 2002: Long-term patterns of solar irradiance forcing in model experiments and proxy based surface temperature reconstructions. Climate dynamics, 18 (7), 563-578. NCDC Staff

Wick, G.A., J.J. Bates, and D.J. Scott, 2002: Satellite and skin layer effects on the accuracy of sea surface temperature measurements from the GOES satellites. Journal of oceanic and atmospheric technology, 19 (11), 1834-1848 (November 1 2002). NCDC Staff

Woodhouse, C.A., J.J. Lukas, and P.M. Brown, 2002: Drought in the western Great Plains, 1845-56, impacts and implications. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 83 (10), 1485-1493 (October 2002). NCDC Staff

PROCEEDINGS:


Alpert, J.C., G. Rutledge, J. Potter, R. Stouffer, L. Buja, B. Doty, S. Hankin, B. Domenico, and M. Kafatos, 2002: The plan to access real-time NWP operational model data sets using NOMADS. 18th International Conference on Interactive Information and Processing Systems (IIPS) for Meteorology, Oceanography, and Hydrology, 13-17 January 2002, Orlando, Florida, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 73-74 (Also online at http://ams.confex.com/ams/annual2002/techprogram/paper_28305.htm and http://ams.confex.com/ams/pdfpapers/28305.pdf) (January 2002). NCDC Online

Creech, T.G., and A.L. McNab, 2002: Using NDVI and elevation to improve precipitation mapping. Preprints, 13th Conference on Applied Climatology, Portland, OR, May 13-16, 2002, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 184-187. NCDC Online ; NCDC Staff

Diamond, H.J., 2002: An update on the status of the U.S. Global Climate Observing System (US-GCOS) program. 18th International Conference on Interactive Information and Processing Systems for Meteorology, Oceanography, and Hydrology [and] 7th Symposium on Integrated Observing Systems, The water cycle, Orlando, FL, January 2002, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, J7.11a (8 p.) (January 2002). AMS Abstract ; NCDC Staff

Diamond, H.J. and T. Habermann, 2002: The importance of metadata within NOAA and its vital link in providing access to environmental information. 18th International Conference on Interactive Information and Processing Systems for Meteorology, Oceanography, and Hydrology, Orlando, FL, January 2002, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, P4.1 (3 p.) (January 2002). AMS Abstract ; NCDC Staff

Diamond, H.J., and D. Clark, 2002: Climatic data, chapter 1. In: Global environmental databases, present situation, future directions, v.2, 2000-2004. Hong Kong: International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (publisher); Geocarto Interntional Centre (distributor), 3-38 (December? 2002). NCDC Staff

Diamond, H., J. Bates, D. Clark, R.L. Mairs, and G. Sharman, 2002: Archive management: the missing component. La Pérennisation et la valorisation des données scientifiques et techniques, actes = Ensuring long-term preservation and adding value to scientific and technical data, proceedings, November 5-7, 2002, Toulouse, France [CD-ROM], Centre National d'Etudes Spatiales, [BPI 1502, 18 Avenue Edouard Belin, F 31401 Toulouse Cedex 4, Claude.Huc@cnes.fr, chair], [file name is] data\5-7_diamond.pdf. NCDC Staff

Del Greco, S.A., and D.P. Smith, 2002: Determining the "optimum" distribution of cooperative observer network stations to support the National Weather Service cooperative observer modernization initiative. Preprints, Sixth Symposium on Integrated Observing Systems, [joint session], 13-17 January 2002, Orlando, Florida, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, J13-J16 (January 2002). AMS Abstract ; NCDC Staff

Droegemeier, K.K., K. Kelleher, T.D. Crum, J. Levit, S.A. Del Greco, L. Miller, C. Sinclair, M. Benner, S.W. Fulker, and H. Edmon, 2002: Project CRAFT, a test bed for demonstrating the real time acquisition and archival of WSR-88D level II data. 18th International Conference on Interactive Information and Processing Systems (IIPS) for meteorology, Oceanography, and Hydrology, 13-17 January 2002, Orlando, Florida, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 136-139 (January 2002). AMS Abstract ; NCDC Staff

Easterling, D., 2002: Precipitation (BG2). IPCC Workshop on Changes in Extreme Weather and Climate Events, Beijing, China, 11-13 June 2002, workshop report, World Meteorological Organization, Geneva, 15-18, 85-86. NCDC Staff

Gould, J., A. Bower, B. LeCann, M. Prater, P. Richardson, T. Rossby, M. Sparrow, K. Speer, W. Zenk, and H.-M. Zhang, 2002: Direct lagrangian measurements of the circulation of Labrador sea water in the northern and eastern Atlantic, north of 38N. 2002 Ocean Sciences Meeting, 11-15 February 2002 Honolulu, Hawaii, American Society of Limnology and Oceanography, American Geophysical Union, Washington, D.C., 81 (February 2002). AGU ; NCDC Staff

Graumann, A., B. Watkins, and J.A. Jensen, 2002: GOES active archive--a new way to browse and access. 18th International Conference on Interactive Information and Processing Systems (IIPS) for Meteorology, Oceanography, and Hydrology, 13-17 January 2002, Orlando, Florida, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 22-24 (January 2002). AMS Abstract ; NCDC Staff

Groisman, P.Y., R.W. Knight, and T.R. Karl, 2002: Very heavy precipitation over land, estimates based on a new global daily precipitation data set. 13th Symposium on Global Change and Climate Variations, 13-17 January, 2002, Orlando, Florida,, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 88-90. NCDC Staff

Groisman, P.Ya , R.W. Knight, T.R. Karl, D.R. Easterling, B. Sun, and, J. Lawrimore, 2002: Contemporary changes of the hydrological cycle over the contiguous United States--trends? Proceedings, 2002 Conference on Water Resources Planning and Management, Symposium on Managing the Extremes: Floods and Droughts, First Symposium on Environmental and Water Resources Systems Analysis, May 19-22, 2002, Roanoke, Virginia [CD-ROM], (Conference website: http://grl.ars.usda.gov/ewrirv.htm), Water Resources Planning and Management Council of the Environmental and Water Resources Institute of ASCE [American Society of Civil Engineers], and Virginia Tech, Roanoke, Virginia, C2-C13. NCDC Staff

Heim, R.R., Jr., J.H. Lawrimore, D.B. Wuertz, A.M. Waple, and T.W.R. Wallis, 2002: Climate impact indices for the economy utilized by NCDC's climate monitoring branch. Preprints, 13th Conference on Applied Climatology, 13-16 May 2002, Portland, OR, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 347-352.

Heim, R.R., Jr. S.E. Stephens, K.L. Gleason, and J.H. Lawrimore, 2002: Drought monitoring activities in NCDC's climate monitoring branch. Preprints, 13th Conference on Applied Climatology, 13-16 May 2002, Portland, OR, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, J93.

Jones, K.F., R. Thorkildson, and J.N. Lott: 2002. The development of the map of extreme ice loads for ASCE manual 74. Electrical transmission in a new age [proceedings], September 8-12, 2002, Reston, Virginia, American Society of Civil Engineers, Reston, Virginia, 9-31. NCDC Online

Kunkel, K.E., K. Andsager, and D.R. Easterling, 2002: Variability and trends in short-duration extreme events in the U.S. 13th Symposium on Global Change and Climate Variations, 13-17 January, 2002, Orlando, Florida,, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 83-84.

Lott, J.N. and R. Baldwin, 2002: The FCC integrated surface hourly database, a new resource of global climate data. 13th Symposium on Global Change and Climate Variations, 13-17 January, 2002, Orlando, Florida,, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 70-72. NCDC Online

Menne, M.J., and C.E. Duchon, 2002: Quality assurance of monthly temperature observations at the National Climatic Data Center. Preprints, 13th Conference on Applied Climatology, 13-16 May 2002, Portland, OR, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 18-23. AMS ; NCDC Staff

Owen, T.W. and T. Whitehurst, 2002: United States climate normals for the 1971-2000 period: product descriptions and applications. Preprints, Third Symposium on Environmental Applications: facilitating the use of environmental information, 13-17 January 2002, Orlando, FL, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, J27-J28. NCDC Online

Peterson, T.C., 2002: Summary report of the activities of the WMO CCl/CLIVAR Working Group on climate change detection. Report of the GCOS regional workshop for eastern and southern Africa on improving observing systems for climate, Kisumu, Kenya, 3-5 October 2001, (WMO/TD no. 1109), World Meteorological Organization, Geneva, 63-64. NCDC Staff

Peterson, T.C., 2002: Temperature data issues (BG1). IPCC Workshop on Changes in Extreme Weather and Climate Events, Beijing, China, 11-13 June 2002, workshop report, World Meteorological Organization, Geneva, 64-65, 83-84 (June 2002). NCDC Staff

Peterson, T.C., 2002: The role of historical data. Report of the GCOS regional workshop for eastern and southern Africa on improving observing systems for climate, Kisumu, Kenya, 3-5 October 2001, (WMO/TD no. 1109), World Meteorological Organization, Geneva, 65-67. NCDC Staff

Peterson, T.C., and I. Durre, 2002: A Climate continuity strategy for the radiosonde replacement system transition. Eighth Symposium on Integrated Observing and Assimilation Systems for Atmosphere, Oceans, and Land Surface (IAOS-AOLS), 12-15 January 2004, Seattle, WA, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 4.6B (46 p.). NCDC Online

Peterson, T.C., F. Zwiers, and A. Klein-Tank, 2002: Temperature (BG1). IPCC Workshop on Changes in Extreme Weather and Climate Events, Beijing, China, 11-13 June 2002, workshop report, World Meteorological Organization, Geneva, 9-14, 83-84. NCDC Staff

Rossby, T, A. Bower, B. LeCann, M. Prater, P. Richardson, M. Sparrow, K. Speer, W. Zenk, and H.-M. Zhang, 2002: Direct lagrangian estimates of the absolute velocity field in the main thermocline of the northeast North Atlantic, north of 38N. 2002 Ocean Sciences Meeting, 11-15 February 2002 Honolulu, Hawaii, American Society of Limnology and Oceanography, American Geophysical Union, Washington, D.C., 253 (February 2002). AGU ; NCDC Staff

Rutledge, G.K., J. Alpert, R. Stouffer, B. Domenico, L. Buja, D.N. Williams, B. Doty, M. Kafatos, and S. Hankin, 2002: The NOAA Operational Model Archive and Distribution System (NOMADS). 18th International Conference on Interactive Information and Processing Systems (IIPS) for meteorology, Oceanography, and Hydrology, Orlando, Florida, 13-17 January 2002, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, J57-J59. NCDC Online ; AMS Abstract

Toole, J., H.-M. Zhang, and M.J. Caruso, 2002: The time-dependent heat budgets of the tropical warm-water pools. 2002 Ocean Sciences Meeting, 11-15 February 2002 Honolulu, Hawaii, American Society of Limnology and Oceanography, American Geophysical Union, Washington, D.C., 292.

Woodhouse, C.A., 2002: Eight centuries of drought history from tree rings. Water Resources Institute at California State University, San Bernardino, 3rd annual Water Resources Institute Conference: drought, yesterday, today, and tomorrow, Friday, November 8, 2002, Ontario, CA., Session 1, paleoclimatology, [sheet 3]

Woodhouse, C.A., R.S. Webb, J.J. Lukas, 2002: Long-term drought characteristics from dendrochronological streamflow reconstructions east and west of the Continental Divide. AGU 2002 Fall Meeting, Moscone Center, San Francisco, California, 6-10 December 2002, American Geophysical Union, Washington, DC, F477.

Zhang, H.-M., J. Toole, and M. Caruso, 2002: Air-sea fluxes: a new approach for evaluation based on the time-dependent energy budgets of the tropical warm water pools. Program for the 27th Annual Climate Diagnostics and Prediction Workshop, [Oct. 21-25, 2002, Fairfax, VA][Online] National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, National Weather Service, Climate Prediction Center, Camp Springs, MD. (Available: http://www.cpc.ncep.noaa.gov/
products/outreach/proceedings/cdw27_proceedings/index.html and, in the future, will be available on CD-ROM, not paper).
NOAA Online Search for Zhang ; NCDC Online

OTHER:


Baker, B., 2002: U.S. Climate Reference Network (USCRN) science and research activities and engineering support plan, NWS facilities at Sterling, VA and Johnstown, PA, May 23, 2002, Draft. [Asheville, N.C.: National Climatic Data Center, [15 leaves]. NCDC Online

Dunston, D., 2002: Centralized file-integrity with Samhain, part I. LinuxSecurity.com. [Online]. Guardian Digital, Inc., Allendale, NJ. (Available:
http://www.linuxsecurity.com/feature_stories/feature_story-116.html). Link to Article

Dunston, D., 2002: If it ain't broke see if it's fixed. LinuxSecurity.com. [Online]. Guardian Digital, Inc., Allendale, NJ. (Available:
http://www.linuxsecurity.com/feature_stories/
feature_story-132.html). Link to Article

Dunston, D., 2002: No 'a' word in time. LinuxSecurity.com. [Online]. Guardian Digital, Inc., Allendale, NJ. (Available:
http://www.linuxsecurity.com/feature_stories/
feature_story-133.html). Link to Article

Dunston, P.D., 2002: Dsniff 'n the mirror. LinuxSecurity.com. [Online]. Guardian Digital, Inc., Allendale, NJ. (Available:
http://www.linuxsecurity.com/feature_stories/
dsniff-monitoring.html). Link to Article

Jones, K., R. Thorkildson and N. Lott, 2002: The development of a U.S. climatology of extreme ice loads. (National Climatic Data Center technical report 2002-01). Asheville, N.C.: National Climatic Data Center, 24 p. NCDC Online

Lott, N., T. Ross, and A. Graumann, 2002: NCDC products and services guide. Asheville, N.C.: National Climatic Data Center, 108 p. NCDC Online

Karl, T.R., 2002:Prepared witness testimony. In: U.S. Congress. House. Committee on Energy and Commerce. Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations. Serial no. 107-117 -- The U.S. national climate change assessment: do the climate models project a useful picture of regional climate?, July 25, 2002. 107th Congress, 2nd Session, 2002, p. 14 -27 (July 25, 2002 Hearing Date) (Also available online: http://energycommerce.house.gov/107/
hearings/07252002Hearing676/Karl1142.htm ; Also the Hearing: http://frwebgate.access.gpo.gov/cgi-bin/getdoc.cgi?dbname=107_house_hearings&docid=f:81495.pdf). Congressional Hearing Online PDF ; GPO Online PDF ; NCDC Online

Lott, N. and T. Ross, 2002: Billion dollar U.S. weather disasters 1980-2001. [Asheville, N.C.]: National Climatic Data Center, [HTML only]. NCDC Online

Last year's report has this as an online-only product; it is now also in print.
Peterson, T.[C.], C. Folland, G. Gruza, W. Hogg, A. Mokssit, and N. Plummer, 2001: Report of the activities of the working group on climate change detection and related rapporteurs. (WMO-TD no. 1071). Geneva: World Meteorological Organization, 146 p. NCDC Online ; NCDC Staff

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JOURNAL ARTICLES:

Anderson, D.M., 2001: Attenuation of millennial scale events by bioturbation in marine sediments. Paleoceanography, 16 (?), 352-357.
Basist, A., C. Williams, N. Grody, T.F. Ross, S. Shen, A.T.C. Chang, R. Ferraro, and M.J. Menne, 2001: Using the special sensor microwave imager to monitor surface wetness. Journal of hydrometeorology 2 (3), 297-308 (June 2001).

Bates, J.J., and D.L. Jackson, 2001: Trends in upper-tropospheric humidity. Geophysical research letters 28 (9), 1695-1698 (May 1 2001). NCDC Staff

Bates, J.J., D.L. Jackson, F.-M. Bréon, and Z.D. Bergen, 2001: Variability of tropical upper tropospheric humidity, 1979-1998. Journal of geophysical research, atmospheres, 106 (D23), 32,271-32,281 (December 16, 2001). NCDC Staff

Chang, H., B.M. Evans, and D.R. Easterling, 2001: The effects of climate change on stream flow and nutrient loading, Journal of the American Water Resources Association, 37 (4), 973-986 (August 2001).

Chernykh, I., O.A. Alduchov, and R.E. Eskridge, 2001: Trends in low and high cloud boundaries and errors in height determination of cloud boundaries. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 82 (9), 1941-1947 (Sept. 2001).

Durre, I., and J.M. Wallace, 2001: Factors influencing the cold season diurnal temperature range in the United States. Journal of climate, 14 (15), 3263-3278 (1 August 2001).

Durre, I., and J.M. Wallace, 2001: The warm season dip in the diurnal temperature range over the eastern United States. Journal of climate, 14 (3), 354-360 (1 Feb. 2001).

Escoffier, C., J.J. Bates, A. Chedin, W.B. Rossow, and J. Schmetz, 2001: Comparison of upper tropospheric humidity retrievals from TOVS and Meteosat. Journal of geophysical research, atmospheres, 106 (D6), 5227- 5328 (March 27, 2001). NCDC Staff

Folland, C.K., N.A. Rayner, S.J. Brown, T.M. Smith, S.S. Shen, D.E. Parker, I. Macadam, P.D. Jones, R.N. Jones, N. Nicholls, and D.M.H. Sexton, 2001: Global temperature change and its uncertainties since 1861. Geophysical research letters, 28 (13), 2621-2624 (June 2001).

Garand, L., D.S. Turner, M. Larocque, J. Bates, S. Boukabara, P. Brunel, F. Chevallier, G. Deblonde, R. Engelen, M. Hollingshead, D. Jackson, G. Jedlovec, J. Joiner, T. Kleespies, D.S. McKague, L. McMillin, J.-L. Moncet, J.R. Pardo, P.J. Rayer, E. Salathe, R. Saunders, N.A. Scott, P. Van Delst, and H. Woolf, 2001: Radiance and Jacobian intercomparison of radiative transfer models applied to HIRS and AMSU channels. Journal of geophysical research - atmospheres, 106 (D20), 24017-24031 (October 27, 2001). NCDC Staff

Golubev, V.S., J.H. Lawrimore, P.Y. Groisman, N.A. Speranskaya, S.A. Zhuravin, M.J. Menne, T.C. Peterson, and R.W. Malone, 2001: Evaporation changes over the contiguous United States and the former USSR: a reassessment. Geophysical research letters, 28 (13), 2665-2668 (July 1 2001). NCDC Staff

Groisman, P.Y., R.W. Knight, and T.R. Karl, 2001: Heavy precipitation and high streamflow in the contiguous United States: trends in the twentieth century. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 82 (2), 219-246 (Feb. 2001). NCDC Staff

Groisman, P.Y., and E.Y. Rankova, 2001: Precipitation trends over the Russian permafrost-free zone: removing the artifacts of pre-processing. International journal of climatology 21 (6), 657-678 (May 2001). Online, in-house version

Hansen, J, R. Ruedy, M. Sato, M. Imhoff, W. Lawrence, D. Easterling, T. Peterson, and T. Karl, 2001: A closer look at United States and global surface temperature change. Journal of geophysical research - atmospheres, 106 (D20), 23947-23963 (October 27, 2001). NCDC Staff

Heim, R.R., Jr., 2001: New network to monitor climate change. Eos, Transactions, 82 (12), 143 (March 20 2001).

Jackson, D.L., and J.J. Bates, 2001: Upper tropospheric humidity algorithm assessment. Journal of geophysical research, atmospheres, 106 (D23), 32,259-32,270 (December 16, 2001). NCDC Staff

Lawrimore, J.H., M.S. Halpert, G.D. Bell, M.J. Menne, B. Lyon, R.C. Schnell, K.L. Gleason, D.R. Easterling, W. Thiaw, W.J. Wright, R.R. Heim, Jr., D.A. Robinson, and L. Alexander, 2001: Climate assessment for 2000. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 82 (6), S1-S55 [This the the correct pagination] (June 2001). (American Meteorological Society website shows: vol. 82, no. 6, p. 1304-1304 [This is the last page before supplemental information]). NCDC Staff

Menne, M.J. and C.E. Duchon, 2001: A method for monthly detection of inhomogeneities and errors in daily maximum and minimum temperatures. Journal of atmospheric and oceanic technology, 18 (7), 1136-1149 (July 2001).
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AMS Subscriber
NCDC Staff

Shindell, D.T., G.A. Schmidt, M.E. Mann, D. Rind, and A. Waple, 2001: Solar forcing of regional climate change during the Maunder Minimum. Science 294 (5549), 2149-2152 (Dec. 7 2001).

Sun, B., P.Y. Groisman, and I.I. Mokhov, 2001: Recent changes in cloud-type frequency and inferred increases in convection over the United States and the former USSR. Journal of climate 14 (8), 1864-1880 (April 15, 2001). NCDC Staff

Zhang, H.-M., M. Prater and T. Rossby, 2001: Isopycnal lagrangian statistics from the North Atlantic Current RAFOS float observations. Journal of geophysical research, 106 (C7), 13817-13836 (July 15 2001).

Rossby, T. and H.-M. Zhang, 2001: The near-surface velocity and potential vorticity structure of the Gulf Stream. Journal of marine research, 59 (6), 949-975 (November 2001).

Smith, L.M., A.E. Jennings, J.P. Sachs, D.M. Anderson, and A. DeVernal, 2001: Anomalously low d13C events during deglaciation of the east Greenland continental shelf adjacent to the Denmark Strait. Geophysical research letters, 28 (11), 2217-2220.

PROCEEDINGS:


Arnfield, J.D., 2001: A flexible system to manage and query NOAA station history information. 17th International Conference on Interactive Information and Processing Systems (IIPS), Albuquerque, NM, January 14-19, 2001, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 468-472. AMS Free Access

Baker, C.B., T.P. Meyers, M.E. Hall, and R.R. Heim, Jr., 2001: The precision and accuracy of the temperature measurements for the climate reference network. Preprints, 11th Symposium on Meteorological Observations and Instrumentation, 14-18 January 2001, Albuquerque, NM, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 5-6.

Creech, T.G., and A.L. McNab, 2001: Using a GIS to estimate the spatial variation of precipitation due to topography. 17th International Conference on Interactive Information and Processing Systems (IIPS), Albuquerque, NM, January 14-19, 2001, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 30-33.

Diamond, H.J., 2001: Status of the U.S. National Global Climate Observing System (GCOS) program. 17th International Conference on Interactive Information and Processing Systems for Meteorology, Oceanography, and Hydrology, Albuquerque, NM, January 2001, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, P13.4 (3 p.) (January 2001). AMS Free Access ; NCDC Staff

Diamond, H.J., 2001: Supporting interagency collaboration through the Global Change Data and Information System (GCDIS). 17th International Conference on Interactive Information and Processing Systems for Meteorology, Oceanography, and Hydrology, Albuquerque, NM, January 2001, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, P4.12 (3 p.) (January 2001). AMS Free Access ; NCDC Staff

Diamond, H.J., and C. Miller, 2001: The National Environmental Data Index (NEDI), a web portal on federal environmental information resources. 17th International Conference on Interactive Information and Processing Systems for Meteorology, Oceanography, and Hydrology, Albuquerque, NM, January 2001, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, P4.8 (3 p.) (January 2001). AMS Free Access--abstract submitted 10/6/04 ; NCDC Staff

Del Greco, S.A., A. Hall, C. Towles, 2001: Acquisition, archive and dissemination services for WSR-88D level II base data at the National Climatic Data Center. Preprints, 17th International Conference on Interactive Information Processing Systems for Meteorology, Oceanography, and Hydrology, 14-18 January 2001, Albuquerque, NM, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, File 7.6 (January 2001). UCAR Free Access ; NCDC Staff

Del Greco, S.A., D. Mannarano, R. Leffler, C. Nelson, and B. Rippey, 2001: A spatial approach to determining the optimum density of the cooperative observers network. Preprints, 16th International Conference on Interactive Information and Processing Systems for Meteorology, Oceanography and Hydrology, 9-14 January 2001, Long Beach, CA, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 511-512, File 14.8 (January 2001). AMS Free Access ; NCDC Staff

Duchon, C.E., G.G. Wade, J. Cole, and R.R. Heim, Jr., 2001: Laboratory studies of a vibrating wire precipitation gage. Preprints, 11th Symposium on Meteorological Observations and Instrumentation, 14-18 January 2001, Albuquerque, NM, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 188-189. NCDC Staff

Gleason, B.E., and D.R. Easterling, 2001: Tropical cyclone precipitation and dry spell mitigation. Preprints, 12th Symposium on Global Change and Climate Variations, 14-18 January 2001, Albuquerque, NM, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 322. AMS Free Access

Gleason, B.E., and D.R. Easterling, 2001: Revised U.S. climate change indices. Preprints, 12th Symposium on Global Change and Climate Variations, 14-18 January 2001, Albuquerque, NM, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 190.

Heim, R.R., Jr., C.B. Baker, C.E. Duchon, and J.D. Arnfield, 2001: A climate reference network for the United States. Automated weather stations for applications in agriculture and water resources management: current use and future perspectives, proceedings of an international workshop, 6-10 March 2000, Lincoln, Nebraska, USA, (AGM-3, WMO/TD No. 1074), World Meteorological Organization, Geneva, Switzerland, 195-210.

Heim, R.R. Jr., 2001: Deployment of the U.S. climate reference network: FY2000 status. Preprints, 11th Symposium on Meteorological Observations and Instrumentation, 14-18 January 2001, Albuquerque, NM, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 231-234.

Heim, R.R., Jr., M. Haylock, C.S. Frederiksen, and N. Nicholls, 2001: Trends in climate change indicators, 1950-1991. Preprints, 12th Symposium on Global Change and Climate Variations, 14-18 January 2001, Albuquerque, NM, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 42-45.

Xue, Y., T.M. Smith, and R.W. Reynolds, 2001(?): A new SST climatology for the 1971-2000 base period and interdecadal changes of 30-year SST normal. Proceedings of the Twenty-Sixth Annual Climate Diagnostics and Prediction Workshop, San Diego, California, October 22-26, 2001, U.S. Dept. of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, National Weather Service, Washington, D.C., P1.12 (4 p.). NCDC Staff

OTHER:


Albritton, D.L. ... T. Karl, et al., 2001: Summary for policymakers, ... draft prepared by. Climate change 2001: the scientific basis, contribution of Working Group I to the third assessment report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change,[Houghton, J.T., Y. Ding, D.J. Griggs, M. Noguer, P.J. van der Linden, X. Dai, K. Maskell, and C.A. Johnson (eds.)]. New York: Cambridge University Press, 1-20.

Albritton, D.L. ... T. Karl, et al. 21-83 Technical summary. Climate change 2001: the scientific basis, contribution of Working Group I to the third assessment report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Cchange, [Houghton, J.T., Y. Ding, D.J. Griggs, M. Noguer, P.J. van der Linden, X. Dai, K. Maskell, and C.A. Johnson (eds.)]. New York: Cambridge University Press, 21-83.

Alduchov, O.A., and R.E. Eskridge, 2001: Complex quality check principles for the CARDS dataset. NCDC Report 200 pp. [Manuscript was previously available from NCDC, no longer available]

Dunston, Duane, 2001: Encrypted tunnels using SSH and MindTerm. LinuxSecurity.com. [Online]. Guardian Digital, Inc., Allendale, NJ. (Available:
http://www.linuxsecurity.com/feature_stories/
feature_story-88.html). Online

Dunston, Duane, 2001: Network monitoring with Dsniff. LinuxSecurity.com. [Online]. Guardian Digital, Inc., Allendale, NJ. (Available:
http://www.linuxsecurity.com/feature_stories/
feature_story-89.html). Online

Easterling, D.R., and T.R. Karl, 2001: Potential consequences of climate variability and change for the Midwestern United States, Chapter 6. In: Climate change impacts on the United States: the potential consequences of climate variability and change, report to Congress of the National Assessment Synthesis Team. New York: Cambridge University Press, 167-189. NCDC Staff

Folland, C.K, T.R. Karl, J.R. Christy, R.A. Clarke, G.V. Gruza, J. Jouzel, M.E. Mann, J. Oeriemans, M.J. Salinger and S.-W. Wang, 2001: Observed climate variability and change (chapter 2). In: Climate change 2001: the scientific basis, contribution of Working Group I to the third assessment report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, Houghton, J.T., Y. Ding, D.J. Griggs, M. Noguer, P.J. van der Linden, X. Dai, K. Maskell, and C.A. Johnson (eds.). New York: Cambridge University Press, 101-181. (QC981.8.C5 I57 1996 Chapter 2 updated). IPCC online

IPCC Working Group I, Albritton, D.L., ..., T. Karl, et al., 2001: Summary for policymakers, Climate change 2001, the scientific basis. Climate change 2001: synthesis report, contributions of Working Groups I, II, III to the third assessment report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Cchange, [Watson, R.T., and the Core Writing Team (eds.)]. New York: Cambridge University Press, 151-166.

IPCC Working Group I, Albritton, D.L., ..., (Lead authors ... T. Karl, et al.), 2001: Technical summary, Climate change 2001, technical summary. Climate change 2001: synthesis report, contributions of Working Groups I, II, III to the third assessment report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Cchange, [Watson, R.T., and the Core Writing Team (eds.)]. New York: Cambridge University Press, 167-218.

IPCC Working Groups I, II, III, Core Writing Team ...., Extended Team, Ahmad, Q.K., ... T. Karl, et al., 2001: Synthesis report, question [1-9]. Climate change 2001, synthesis report, contributions of Working Groups I, II, III to the third assessment report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Cchange, [Watson, R.T., and the Core Writing Team (eds.)]. New York: Cambridge University Press, 35-145.

Karl, T.R., 2001:Testimony. In: U.S. Congress. Senate. Committee on Governmental Affairs. S. 1008aThe Climate Change Strategy and Technology Innovation Act of 2001. 107th Congress, 1st Session, Hearing, 18 July, 2001, S.Hrg. 107-153. Washington: Government Printing Office, 2001. (Available online: http://frwebgate.access.gpo.gov/cgi-bin/getdoc.cgi?dbname=107_senate_hearings&docid=f:75474.pdf) GPO Online PDF ; NCDC Online

LeDuc, S.K., 2001: Supporting the data needs of the coastal community II-Hurricane Floyd post-event. A compendium of papers presented at the 81st Annual American Meteorological Society Meeting, Albuquerque, New Mexico, 14-19 January, 2001, [Stennis Space Center, Miss.?], U.S. Dept. of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, National Environmental, Satellite, Data, and Information Service, National Oceanographic Data Center, National Coastal Data Development Center, 11.3, 2 p. [QH541.5.C65 C674 2001 in NOAA Central Library] NCDC Online

Lott, N., R. Baldwin, and P. Jones, 2001: The FCC integrated surface hourly database, a new resource of global climate data. (National Climatic Data Center technical report 2001-01). Asheville, N.C.: National Climatic Data Center, 42 p. Online

Lott, N., T. Ross, and A. Graumann, 2001: NCDC products and services guide. Asheville, N.C.: National Climatic Data Center, 93 p. Online for the Public

Lott, N., T. Ross, S. Stephens, and T. Owen, 2001: A climatology of northern Utah for the 2002 Winter Olympics. (National Climatic Data Center technical report 2001-02). Asheville, N.C.: National Climatic Data Center, 26 p. NCDC Online

MacCraken, M., E. Barron, D.R. Easterling, B. Felzer, and T.R. Karl, 2001: Scenarios for climate variability and change, Chapter 1. In: Climate change impacts on the United States: the potential consequences of climate variability and change, report to Congress of the National Assessment Synthesis Team. New York: Cambridge University Press, 13-73. NCDC Staff

Peterson, T.C., C. Folland, G. Gruza, W. Hogg, A. Mokssit, and N. Plummer, 2001: Report of the activities of the Working Group on Climate Change Detection and Related Rapporteurs, 1998-2001 [Online, printed copies can also be mailed from], International CLIVAR Project Office, Southamption, UK. (Available online from WMO: http://www.clivar.org/publications/wg_reports/
wgccd/wgccd_report_3.pdf as ICPO publication no. 48), March 2001, 143 p. NCDC Online ; NCDC Staff

Reynolds, R.W., D.E. Harrison, and D.C. Stokes, 2001: Specific contributions to the observing system, sea surface temperatures, Chapter 2.1. In: Observing the ocean in the 21st century, edited by C.J. Koblinsky and N.R. Smith. Melbourne, Australia: Bureau of Meteorology, 87-101. NCDC Staff

Ross, T., and N. Lott, 2001: Billion dollar U.S. weather disasters, 1980-2000. Asheville, N.C.: National Climatic Data Center, 2 p. (http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/ol/reports/billionz.html). NCDC Online

[Steurer, P.M., ASCE Standards Committee Member], 2001: Design and construction of frost protected shallow foundations, (ASCE standard 32-01). Reston, Virginia: American Society of Civil Engineers, 2001, 36 p. [This represents P.M.S.'s work as a working member on this publication and is in his personal bibliography, but cannot be printed out by NCDC Staff under any circumstances.] ASCE Free Public Abstract and Purchase of Publication ; NCDC Staff

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JOURNAL ARTICLES:


Bell, G.D., M.S. Halpert, R.C. Schnell, R.W. Higgins, J. Lawrimore, V.E. Kousky, R. Tinker, W. Thiaw, M. Chelliah, A. Artusa, 2000: Climate assessment for 1999. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 81 (6), S1-S50 (June 2000). NCDC Staff

Berg, W.K., D.M. Anderson, and J.J. Bates, 2000: Satellite observations of a Pacific moisture surge associated with flooding in Las Vegas. Geophysical research letters 27 (16), 2553-2556 (August 15, 2000). NCDC Staff

Bréon, F.-M., D.L. Jackson, and J.J. Bates, 2000: Calibration of the Meteosat water vapor channel using collocated NOAA/HIRS 12 measurements. Journal of geophysical research - atmospheres 105 (D9), 11,925-11,933 (May 16 2000). NCDC Staff

Changnon, S.A. and D.R. Easterling, 2000: U.S. policies pertaining to weather and climate extremes (Policy forum, Disaster management). Science, 289 (5487), 2053-2055 (Also available online at doi:10.1126/science.289.5487.2053) (Sept. 22 2000).

Easterling, D.R., G.A. Meehl, C. Parmesan, S.A. Changnon, T.R. Karl, and L.O. Mearns, 2000. Climate extremes: observations, modeling, and impacts. Science, 289 (5487), 2068-2074 (Sept. 22 2000). [ Summary ] ; [ Full Text]

Easterling, D.R., J.L. Evans, P.Y. Groisman, T.R. Karl, K.E. Kunkel, and P. Ambenje, 2000. Observed variability and trends in extreme climate events: A brief review. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 81 (3), 417-425 (March 2000). NCDC Online

Easterling, D.R., T.R. Karl, K.P. Gallo, D.A. Robinson, K.E. Trenberth, and A. Dai, 2000. Observed climate variability and change of relevance to the biosphere. Journal of geophysical research - atmospheres, 105 (D15),20101-20114 (Aug. 16, 2000). NCDC Staff

Groisman, P.Y., R.S. Bradley, and B. Sun, 2000: The relationship of cloud cover to near-surface temperature and humidity: comparison of GCM simulations with empirical data. Journal of climate, 13 (11), 1858-1878.

Karl, T.R., R.W. Knight, and B. Baker, 2000: The record breaking global temperatures 1997 and 1998: evidence for an increase in the rate of global warming? Geophysical research letters, 27 (5), 719-722 (March 1 2000). NCDC Staff

Lawrimore, J.H., T.C. Peterson, 2000: Pan evaporation trends in dry and humid regions of the United States. Journal of hydrometeorology, 1 (6), 543-546 (December 2000). NCDC Staff

Maes, C., D. Behringer, R.W. Reynolds, and Ming Ji, 2000: Retrospective analysis of the salinity variability in the western tropical Pacific Ocean using an indirect minimization approach. Journal of atmospheric and oceanic technology, 17, 512-524 (April 2000). NCDC Staff

Meehl, G.A., T. Karl, D.R. Easterling, S. Changnon, R. Pielke, Jr., D. Changnon, J. Evans, P.Y. Groisman, T.R. Knutson, K.E. Kunkel, L.O. Mearns, C. Parmesan, R. Pulwarty, T. Root, R.T. Sylves, P. Whetton, and F. Zwiers, 2000: An introduction to trends in extreme weather and climate events: observations, socioeconomic impacts, terrestrial ecological impacts, and model projections. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 81 (3), 413-416 (Mar. 2000). NCDC Staff

Owen, T.W., and K.P. Gallo, 2000: Updated population metadata for United States Historical Climatology Network stations. Journal of climate, 13 (22), 4028-4033 (15 Nov. 2000). NCDC Staff

Peterson, T.C., A.N. Basist, C.N. Williams, and N. Grody, 2000: A blended satellite-in situ near-global temperature dataset. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 81 (9), 2157-2164 (Sept 2000). NCDC Staff

Eischeid, J.K., P.F. Pasteris, H.F. Diaz, M.J. Plantico, and N. Lott, 2000: Creating a serially complete, national daily time series of temperature and precipitation for the western United States. Journal of applied meteorology, 39, (9), 1580-1591 (Sept. 2000). NCDC Staff

Rose, J.B., S. Daeschner, D.R. Easterling, F.C. Curriero, S. Lele, and J. Patz, 2000: Climate and waterborne disease outbreaks. Journal of the American Water Works Association, 92, 77-87. NCDC Staff

Soden, B., S. Tjemkes, J. Schmetz, R. Saunders, J.[J.] Bates, B. Ellingson, R. Engelen, L. Garand, D. Jackson, G. Jedlovec, T. Kleespies, D. Randel, P. Rayer, E. Salathe, D. Schwarzkopf, N. Scott, B. Sohn, S. de Souza-Machado, L. Strow, D. Tobin, D. Turner, P. van Delst, T. Wehr, 2000: An intercomparison of radiation codes for retrieving upper-tropospheric humidity in the 6.3-mm band: a report from the first GVaP workshop. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society 81 (4), 797-808 (April 2000). NCDC Staff

Sun, B., and P.Y. Groisman, 2000: Cloudiness variations over the former Soviet Union. International journal of climatology, 20 (10), 1097-1111 (August 2000).
Sun, B., P.Y. Groisman, R.S. Bradley, and F.T. Keimig, 2000: Temporal changes in the observed relationship between cloud cover and surface air temperature. Journal of climate, 13 (24), 4341-4357.
Williams, C.N., A. Basist, T.C. Peterson, and N. Grody, 2000: Calibration and verification of land surface temperature anomalies derived from the SSM/I. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 81 (9), 2141-2156 (Sept. 2000). NCDC Staff

PROCEEDINGS:


Arnfield, J.D., C.E. Duchon, B.C. Baker, R.G. Quayle, R.R. Heim, K.D. Robbins, M.J. Janis, A.H. Horvitz, 2000: U.S. climate reference network, part 4: metadata. Proceedings: Twelfth Conference on Applied Climatology, May 8-11, 2000, Asheville, NC, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 30-33.

Baker, C.B., D.R. Easterling, R.R. Heim, Jr., C.E. Duchon, Jr., M.J. Janis, and M.R. Helfert, 2000: U.S. climate reference network, part 3: station selection criteria and station siting standards. Proceedings: Twelfth Conference on Applied Climatology, May 8-11, 2000, Asheville, NC, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 26-29. NCDC Staff

Duchon, C.E., and M.J. Menne, 2000: Exploring the use of geographic information system technology for quality control and climatological analysis of radar and rain gage data. Preprints, 2nd Symposium on Environmental Applications, Jan 8 - 14, 2000, Long Beach, CA. American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 207-208.

Duchon, C.E, C.B. Baker, K.G. Hubbard, R.R. Heim, Jr., D. Mannarano, and T.J. Lockhart, 2000: U.S. climate reference network, part 2: instrumentation. Proceedings: Twelfth Conference on Applied Climatology, May 8-11, 2000, Asheville, NC, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 24-25. NCDC Staff

Heim, R.R. Jr., C.B. Baker, G.K. Rutledge, C. Duchon, R.J. Leffler, A.H. Horvitz, G. Schaefer, K.G. Hubbard, M.R. Helfert, 2000: U.S. climate reference network, part 1: overview. Proceedings: Twelfth Conference on Applied Climatology, May 8-11, 2000, Asheville, NC, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 20-23. NCDC Staff

Heim, R.R., Jr., and J.R. Angel, 2000: Urbana, Illinois: 20th century snowfall variations and non-climatic influences. Proceedings of the 56th Annual Eastern Snow Conference, 2-4 June 1999, Fredericton, NB, Canada, Eastern Snow Conference, Fredericton, NB, Canada, 125-140.

Heim, R.R., Jr., and M.J. Menne, 2000: Day-to-day temperature variability- a monitoring tool. Preprints, 12th Conference on Applied Climatology, May 8 - 11, Asheville, NC. American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 123-126.

Heim, R.R., Jr., and R.J. Leffler, 2000: Cooperative station snow climatologies. Proceedings of the 56th Annual Eastern Snow Conference, 2-4 June 1999, Fredericton, NB, Canada, Eastern Snow Conference, Fredericton, NB, Canada, 141-146.

Lott, N., 2000: NNDC climate data online for use in research and atmospheric icing studies. Proceedings: Ninth International Workshop on Atmospheric Icing of Structures. June 5-8, 2000, Chester, England, International Workshop on Atmospheric Icing of Structures (Ref. no. 5300, EA Technology Limited, Capenhurst, Chester, CH1 6ES, England, Tel:0151-339-4181, Fax:0151-357-1581, E-mail: marketing@eatl.co.uk), Chester, England, pages(?) NCDC Online

Lott, N., and D.D. Anders, 2000: NNDC climate data online for use in research, applications, and education. Proceedings: Twelfth Conference on Applied Climatology, May 8-11, 2000, Asheville, NC, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 36-39. NCDC Online

Menne, M.J., and C.E. Duchon, 2000: Automatic monthly detection of maximum and minimum temperature errors and inhomogeneities in the NOAA/NWS cooperative observer network. Preprints, Fourth Symposium on Integrated Observing Systems, Jan 9 - 14, Long Beach, CA. American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 204-208.

Menne, M.J., and C.E. Duchon, 2000: Quality assurance of daily temperature observations at the National Climatic Data Center. 15th Conference on Probability and Statistics in the Atmospheric Sciences, 8-11 May 2000, Asheville, NC, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, J48-J50. NCDC Online ; NCDC Staff

Ross, T.F., and N. Lott, 2000: A brief climatology of extreme weather and climate events in the U.S. and around the world. Proceedings: Twelfth Conference on Applied Climatology, May 8-11, 2000, Asheville, NC, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 261-264. NCDC Online

Ross, T.F., C.S. Godfrey, and R.E. Heim, Jr., 2000: The National Climatic Data Center's (NCDC) new climate monitoring group products, reports and analyses applicable to the study of earth science. Preprints. Ninth Symposium on Education, 9-14 January 2000, Long Beach, CA, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 152-155.

Wick, G., J.J. Bates, and C. Gottschall, 2000: Observational evidence of a wind direction signal in SSMI passive microwave data. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and and Remote Sensing 38 (2), 823-839 (March 2000). NCDC Online ; NCDC Staff

OTHER:


Gettelman A., J. Harries, P.W. Mote, J. Anderson, J.[J.] Bates, et al., 2000: Distribution and variability of water vapour in the upper troposphere and lower stratosphere, chapter 3. In: SPARC assessment of upper tropospheric and stratospheric water vapour (WCRP 113; WMO/TD no. 1043; SPARC report no. 2). Verrieres le Buisson Cedex, France: SPARC Office, 196-264 (December 2000). SPARC

Graumann, A., and N. Lott, 2000: 1999 Atlantic tropical storms, views from the NOAA satellites. (National Climatic Data Center technical report no. 2000-03). Asheville, N.C.: U.S. Dept. of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, National Environmental Satellite Data and Information Service, National Climatic Data Center, 2000, ca. 30 p. NCDC Online

Heim, R.R., Jr., 2000: Drought indices: a review, Chapter 11. In: Drought: a global assessment. (Routledge hazards and disasters series, v.1). London: Routledge, 159-167.

Lott, N., and T. Ross, 2000: The 2000 Olympic Games, a climatology for Sydney, Australia. (NCDC technical report 2000-01). [Asheville, N.C.]: National Climatic Data Center, 2000, 21 p. (http://nndc.noaa.gov
/?http://ols.nndc.noaa.gov/
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[Lott, N., T. Ross, and A. Graumann], 2000: Products and services guide. Asheville, NC : National Climatic Data Center, 2000, 87 p. (http://nndc.noaa.gov/?http://ols.nndc.noaa.gov:80/
plolstore/plsql/olstore.prodspecific?prodnum=
C00224-PUB-A0001) NCDC Online

Oltmans, S.J., K.H. Rosenlof, H.A. Michelsen, C. Schiller, W.G. Read, G.E. Nedoluha, L. Pan, E.E. Remsberg, J.J.Bates, et al., 2000: Data quality, chapter 2. In: SPARC assessment of upper tropospheric and stratospheric water vapour (WCRP 113; WMO/TD no. 1043; SPARC report no. 2). Verrieres le Buisson Cedex, France: SPARC Office, 93-193 (December 2000). SPARC

Remsberg, E., Schiller, J.J.Bates, et al., 2000: Instrumentation and data sets, chapter 1. In: SPARC assessment of upper tropospheric and stratospheric water vapour (WCRP 113; WMO/TD no. 1043; SPARC report no. 2). Verrieres le Buisson Cedex, France: SPARC Office, 9-92 (December 2000). SPARC

Reynolds, R.W., 2000: Analyzing the 1993-1998 interannual variability of NCEP model ocean simulations, the contribution of TOPEX/Poseidon observations, chapter 17. In: Satellites, oceanography, and society (Elsevier oceanography series 63). Amsterdam: Elsevier, 299-308. NCDC Staff

Ross, T., and N. Lott, 2000: A climatology of recent extreme weather and climate events. (NCDC technical report 2000-02). [Asheville, N.C.]: National Climatic Data Center, 2000, 17 p. NCDC Online

Ross, T., and N. Lott, 2000: Billion dollar U.S. weather disasters, 1980-1999. Asheville, N.C.: National Climatic Data Center, 2000, 2 p. (http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/
ol/reports/billionz.html) NCDC Online

[Ross, T., N. Lott, and W. Brown.], 2000: Significant U.S. and global weather and climate events for 2000. Asheville, N.C.: National Climatic Data Center, 2000. 4 leaves.

U.S. Global Change Research Program, National Assessment Synthesis Team (T.R. Karl, co-chair, et al.), 2000: Climate change impacts on the United States, the potential consequences of climate variability and change. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Global Change Research Program; United Kingdom: Cambridge University Press, 154 p.

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1999

JOURNAL ARTICLES:

Anderson, D.M., and R.B. Archer, 1999: Preliminary evidence of early deglaciation in southern Chile. Palaeogeography, palaeoclimatology, palaeoecology 146 (?), 295-301.
Berg, W., J.J. Bates, and D.L. Jackson, 1999: Analysis of upper-tropospheric water vapor brightness temperatures from SSM/T2, HIRS, and GMS-5 VISSR. Journal of applied meteorology, 38 (5), 580-595, (May 1, 1999). NCDC Staff

Bréon, F.-M., D. Jackson, and J. Bates, 1999: Evidence of atmospheric contamination on the measurement of the spectral response of the GMS-5 water vapor channel. Journal of atmospheric and oceanic technology, 16 (11), 1851-1853, (November 1, 1999). NCDC Staff

Dai, A., Trenberth, K.E., and T.R. Karl, 1999: Effects of clouds, soil moisture, precipitation, and water vapor on diurnal temperature range. Journal of climate, 12 (8), 2451-2473. NCDC Staff

Easterling, D.R., 1999: Development of regional climate scenarios using a downscaling approach. Climatic change 41 (3-4), 615-634. NCDC Staff

Folland, C.K., C. Miller, D. Bader, M. Crowe, P. Jones, N. Plummer, M. Richman, D.E. Parker, J. Rogers, and P. Scholefield, 1999: Workshop on indices and indicators for climate extremes, Asheville, NC, USA, 3-6 June 1997; breakout group C, temperature indices for climate extremes. Climatic change, 42 (1), 31-43. NCDC Staff

Gallo, K.P., and T.W. Owen, 1999: Satellite-based adjustments for the urban heat island temperature bias. Journal of applied meteorology, 38 (6), 806-813.

Gallo, K.P., T.W. Owen, D.R. Easterling, P.F. Jamason, 1999: Temperature trends of the U.S. historical climatology network based on satellite-designated land use/land cover. Journal of climate, 12 (5), 1344-1348.

Groisman, P.Y., E.L. Peck, and R.G. Quayle, 1999: Intercomparison of recording and standard nonrecording U.S. gauges. Journal of atmospheric and oceanic technology, 16 (5), 602-609 (May 1999).

Groisman, P.Y., T.R. Karl, D.R. Easterling, R.W. Knight, P.F. Jamason, K.J. Hennessy, R. Suppiah, C.M. Page, J. Wibig, K. Fortuniak, V.N. Razuvaev, A. Douglas, E. Fórland, P.M. Zhai, 1999: Changes in the probability of heavy precipitation: important indicators of climatic change. Climatic change, 42 (1), 243-283 (May 1999). NCDC's Copy

Guttman, N.B., 1999: Accepting the standardized precipitation index: a calculation algorithm. Journal of the American Water Resources Association, 35, (2) 311-322 (Apr. 1999). NCDC Staff

Karl, T[R.], 1999: Weather and climate extremes: changes,variations and a perspective from the insurance industry, overview. Climatic change, 42 (1), 1-2 (May 1999).

Karl, T.R. and D.R. Easterling, 1999: Climate extremes: selected review and future research directions, Climatic change, 42 (1), 309-325 (May 1999). NCDC Staff

Karl, T.R. and K.E. Trenberth, 1999: The human impact on climate. Science 281 (6), 100-105 (December 1999). NCDC Staff

Karl, T.R., N. Nicholls, and A. Ghazi, 1999: CLIVAR/GCOS/WMO Workshop on Indices and Indicators for Climate Extremes, workshop summary. Climatic change, 42 (1), 3-7 (May 1999).

Kunkel, K.E., K. Andsager, and D.R. Easterling, 1999: Long-term trends in extreme precipitation events over the conterminous United States and Canada, Journal of climate, 12 (8), 2515-2527. NCDC Staff

Lott, N., 1999: NOAA National Data Center Climate Data online [NNDC CDO]. Earth system monitor, 10, (2), 1-2,4 (Dec. 1999).

Peterson, T.C., K.P. Gallo, J. Lawrimore, T.W. Owen, A. Huang, and D.A. McKittrick, 1999: Global rural temperature trends. Geophysical research letters, 26 (3), 329-332 (February 1, 1999). NCDC Staff

Quayle, R.G., T.C. Peterson, A.N. Basist, and C.S. Godfrey, 1999: An operational near-real-time global temperature index. Geophysical research letters, 26 (3), 333-335 (February 1, 1999). NCDC Staff

Rodbell, D.T., G.O. Seltzer, D.M. Anderson, M.B. Abbott, D.B. Enfield, and J.H. Newman, 1999: An 15,000-year record of El Nino-driven alluviation in southwestern Ecuador. Science, 283 (?), 516-520.

Ross, T.F., C.S. Godfrey, and R.R. Heim, Jr., 1999: Climate monitoring at the National Climatic Data Center. Earth system monitor, 10, 2, 8-12 (Dec. 1999).

Shaw, J.A., J.J. Bates, H.M. Zorn, and J.H. Churnside, 1999: Observations of downwelling infrared spectral radiance at Mauna Loa, Hawaii, during the 1997-1998 ENSO event Geophysical research letters, 26 (12), 1727-1730 (June 15 1999). NCDC Staff

Vossepoel, F.C., R.W. Reynolds, and L. Miller, 1999: Use of sea level observations to estimate salinity variability in the tropical Pacific. Journal of atmospheric and oceanic technology, 16 (10), 1401-1415 (October, 1999). NCDC Staff

PROCEEDINGS:


Heim, R.R., Jr., 1999: NCDC CD-ROMs: climate normals and snow climatology. Preprints, 11th Conference on Applied Climatology, 10-15 January 1999, Dallas, TX, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 274.

Heim, R.R., Jr., and J.R. Angel, 1999: Urbana, Illinois: a case study of 20th century snowfall. Preprints, 11th Conference on Applied Climatology, 10-15 January 1999, Dallas, TX, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 275-282.

Heim, R.R., Jr., and R.J. Leffler, 1999: 1948-1996 snowfall return period statistics computed for the Federal Emergency Management Agency. Preprints, 11th Conference on Applied Climatology, 10-15 January 1999, Dallas, TX, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA,234-235.

Heim R.R. and R.J. Leffler, 1999: Snow climatologies for NWS cooperative stations--an overview. Preprints, 11th Conference on Applied Climatology, 10-15 January 1999, Dallas, TX, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 225-226.

Quayle, R.G., T.C. Peterson, A.N. Basist, and C.S. Godfrey, 1999: A conservative global temperature index. 10th Symposium on Global Change Studies, AMS Annual Meetings, Dallas, Jan. 1999, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 85-88.

Ross, T., and N. Lott, 1999: Severe weather climatology and event information available using NCDC's WWW site. Preprints, 11th Conference on Applied Climatology, 10-15 January 1999, Dallas, TX, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 208-211. NCDC Online

OTHER:


Graumann, A., and N. Lott. 1998 Atlantic tropical storms, views from the NOAA satellites. National Climatic Data Center technical report no. 99-01. Asheville, N.C.: U.S. Dept. of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, National Environmental Satellite Data and Information Service, National Climatic Data Center, 1999, 30 p. NCDC Online

Kaiser, D.P., and L.J. Allison, (Credited contributors before authors: D.R. Easterling, T.R. Karl, J.H. Lawrimore, and S.A. Del Greco), 1999: United States historical climatology network daily temperature, precipitation, and snow data for 1871-1997 (Carbon Dioxide Information Analysis Center, Environmental Sciences Division publication no. 4887, ORNL/CDIAC-118, NDP-070). Environmental Sciences Division, Office of Biological and Environmental Research, United States Department of Energy. (Online: http://cdiac.ornl.gov/ftp/ndp070/
ndp070.old.txt)

Lott, N., T. Ross, and S. McCown. 1998-1999 tornadoes and a long-term U.S. tornado climatology. National Climatic Data Center technical report no. 99-02. Asheville, N.C.: U.S. Dept. of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, National Environmental Satellite Data and Information Service, National Climatic Data Center, 1999, 21 p. NCDC Online

[Lott, N., and T. Ross]. Products and services guide. Asheville, NC : National Climatic Data Center, 1999, 132 p.[Lott, N., T. Ross, and A. Graumann]. Products and services guide. Asheville, NC : National Climatic Data Center, 2000, 87 p. NCDC Online

Ross, T., and N. Lott. Billion dollar U.S. weather disasters, 1980-1999. Asheville, N.C.: National Climatic Data Center, 1999, 2 p.

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1998

JOURNAL ARTICLES:


Basist, A., N.C. Grody, T.C. Peterson, and C.N. Williams, 1998: Using the special sensor microwave/imager to monitor land surface temperatures, wetness, and snow cover. Journal of applied meteorology, 37 (9), 888-911.

Dai, A., K.E. Trenberth, and T.R. Karl, 1998: Global variations in droughts and wet spells, 1900-1995. Geophysical research letters, 25 (17), 3367-3370 (September 1 1998). NCDC Staff

Gallo, K.P., 1998: New AVHRR instrument arrives in 1998. Geocarto international, 13 (1), 74.

Gallo, K.P., and A. Huang, 1998: Evaluation of the NEVI and sensor zenith angle values associated with the Global Land AVHRR 1-km data set. International journal of remote sensing, 19 (3), 527-533.

Gallo, K.P., and T.W. Owen, 1998: Assessment of urban heat islands: a multi-sensor perspective for the Dallas-Ft.Worth, USA region. Geocarto international, 13 (4), 35-41.

Guttman, N.B., 1998: Book review--Review of Regional frequency analysis. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 79, 889-891.

Guttman, N.B., 1998: Comparing the Palmer drought severity index and the standardized precipitation index. Journal of the American Water Resources Association, 34 (1), 113-121 (February 1998). NCDC Staff

Halpern, D., M. Ji, A. Leetmaa, and R.W. Reynolds, 1998: Influence of assimilation of subsurface temperature measurements on simulations of equatorial undercurrent and south equatorial current along the Pacific equator. Journal of atmospheric and oceanic technology, 15 (6), 1471-1477 (December 1998). NCDC Staff

Karl, T.R. and R.W. Knight 1998: Secular trends of precipitation amount, frequency, and intensity in the United States. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 79 (2), 231-241 (Feb. 1998). NCDC Staff

Karl, T.R. and R.W. Knight 1998: Reply to "Comments on secular trends of precipitation amount, frequency, and intensity in the United States." Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 79 (11), 2552-2554 (Nov. 1998). NCDC Staff

Lott, N., 1998: NCDC releases hourly U.S. weather observations and announces international station weather observations on CD-ROM. Earth system monitor, 8 (3), 13-14.

Luers, J.K., and R.E. Eskridge, 1998: Use of radiosonde temperature data in climate studies. Journal of climate, 11 (5), 1002-1019.

Owen., T.W., K.P. Gallo, C.D. Elvidge, and K.E. Baugh. 1998: Using DMSP-OLS light frequency data to categorize urban environments associated with U.S. climate observing stations. International journal of remote sensing, 19 (17), 3451-345.

Owen, T.W., T.N. Carlson, and R.R. Gillies, 1998: An assessment of satellite remotely-sensed land cover parameters in quantitatively describing the climatic effect of urbanization. International journal of remote sensing, 19 (9), 1663-1681.

Peterson, T.C., D.R. Easterling, T.R. Karl, P.Y. Groisman, N. Nicholls, N. Plummer, S. Torok, I. Auer, R. Boehm, D. Gullett, L. Vincent, R. Heino, H. Tuomenvirta, O. Mestre, T. Szentimre, J. Salinger, E. Fórland, I. Hanssen-Bauer, H. Alexandersson, P. Jones, D. Parker, 1998: Homogeneity adjustments of in situ atmospheric climate data: a review. International journal of climatology, 18 (13), 1493-1517. NCDC Staff

Peterson, T.C., T.R. Karl, P.F. Jamason, R. Knight, and D.R. Easterling, 1998: The first difference method: maximizing station density for the calculation of long-term global temperature change. Journal of geophysical research, atmospheres, 103 (D20), 25967-25974 (October 27, 1998). NCDC Staff

Peterson, T.C., R. Vose, R. Schmoyer, and V. Razuvaev, 1998: Global historical climatology network (GHCN) quality control of monthly temperature data. International journal of climatology , 18 (11), 1169-1179. NCDC Staff

Quayle, R.G., and R.G. Steadman, 1998: Steadman's wind chill: an improvement over present scales. Weather and forecasting, 13 (4), 1187-1193.

Smith, T.M., R.W. Reynolds, 1998: A high-resolution global sea surface temperature climatology for the 1961 - 90 base period. Journal of climate, 11 (12), 3320-3323 (December 1998). NCDC Staff

Smith, T.M., R.E. Livezey, and S.S. Shen, 1998: An improved method for analyzing sparse and irregularly distributed SST data on a regular grid, the tropical Pacific Ocean. Journal of climate 11, 1717-1728 (July 1998). NCDC Staff

Wallis, T.W.R., 1998: A subset of core stations from the Comprehensive Aerological Reference Dataset (CARDS). Journal of climate, 11 (2), 272-282. NCDC Staff

Woodruff, S.D., H.F. Diaz, J.D. Elms, and S.J. Worley, 1998: COADS release 2 data and metadata enhancements for improvements of marine surface flux fields. Physics and chemistry of the earth, 23 (5-6), 517-527. (Abstract available: http://www.elsevier.nl).

PROCEEDINGS:


Alduchov, O.A., and R.E. Eskridge, 1998: A CARDS derived climate product: gridded data. Ninth Symposium on Global Change Studies, Namias Symposium on Status and Prospects for Climate Prediction [11-16 January 1998, Phoenix, Arizona]. American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 109.

Basist, A., N.C. Grody, T.C. Peterson, and C.N. Williams, 1998: Using the special sensor microwave imager to monitor land surface temperatures. Ninth Symposium on Global Change Studies, Namias Symposium on Status and Prospects for Climate Prediction [11-16 January 1998, Phoenix, Arizona]. American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 282-283.

Bates, J.J., 1998: Legacy of COARE for remote satellite sensing. CLIVAR/GEWEX COARE98 [Tropical Ocean Global Atmosphere's (TOGA) Coupled Ocean-Atmosphere Response Experiment '98] Conference, 7-14 July 1998, National Institute of Standards and Technology, Boulder, Colorado USA, [UCAR, Boulder, Colo.?].

Easterling, D.R., H.F. Diaz, J. Eischeid, A.V. Douglas, and K.E. Kunkel, 1998: Development and analysis of a daily dataset of temperature and precipitation for Mexico and the United States. Ninth Symposium on Global Change Studies, Namias Symposium on Status and Prospects for Climate Prediction [11-16 January 1998, Phoenix, Arizona]. American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 108.

Gallo, K.P., and T.W. Owen, 1998: Evaluation of methodologies for assessment of the urban heat-island effect. Ninth Symposium on Global Change Studies, Namias Symposium on Status and Prospects for Climate Prediction [11-16 January 1998, Phoenix, Arizona]. American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 97-98.

Gallo, K.P., and T.W. Owen, 1998: Influence of land use/land cover on U.S. historical climate network temperature trends. Second Symposium on Urban Environment, 2-6 November 1998, Albuquerque, NM. American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 65-67.

Groisman, P.Y., T.R. Karl, D.R. Easterling, R.W. Knight, P.F. Jamason, K.J. Hennessy, R. Suppiah, C.M. Page, J. Wibig, K. Fortuniak, V.N. Razuvaev, A. Douglas, E. F&oslash;rland, and P.-M. Zhai, 1998: Heavy rainfall in the changing climate. Ninth Symposium on Global Change Studies, Namias Symposium on Status and Prospects for Climate Prediction [11-16 January 1998, Phoenix, Arizona]. American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, J5-J10.

Karl, T.R., 1998: Climate extremes: trends and attribution. Ninth Symposium on Global Change Studies, Namias Symposium on Status and Prospects for Climate Prediction [11-16 January 1998, Phoenix, Arizona]. American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 156-161.

Kunkel, K.E., K. Andsager, and D.R. Easterling, 1998: Trends in heavy precipitation events over the continental U.S. Ninth Symposium on Global Change Studies, Namias Symposium on Status and Prospects for Climate Prediction [11-16 January 1998, Phoenix, Arizona]. American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 152-155.

Lott, J. N., and K.F. Jones, 1998: Using U.S. weather data in modeling ice loads from freezing rain. Eighth International Workshop on Atmospheric Icing of Structures, Reykjavik, Iceland, 8-11 June 1998, Proceedings, IWAIS 1998. "Published by the organising committee of the workshop" but sold/distributed by its editor, Arni Jon Eliasson, RARIK Iceland State Electricity, arneli@rarik.is or (Fax) +354-487-4667, pages 157-161. NCDC Online

Owen, T.W., and K.P. Gallo, 1998: An assessment of measures of urbanization in the vicinity of U.S. historical climatology network stations. Ninth Symposium on Global Change Studies, Namias Symposium on Status and Prospects for Climate Prediction [11-16 January 1998, Phoenix, Arizona]. American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 95-96.

Owen, T.W., and K.P. Gallo, 1998: An inter-annual analysis of land cover in the Atlanta metropolitan region. Second Symposium on Urban Environment, 2-6 November 1998, Albuquerque, NM. American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 108-110.

Paulsen, R.T., and N.B. Guttman, 1998: Weather data requirements and models for managing pesticide applications. 23rd Conference on Agricultural and Forest Meteorology : weather data requirements for integrated pest management, 2-6 November 1998, Albuquerque, NM. American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 13-16.

Quattrochi, D.A., J.C. Luvall, C.P. Lo, S.Q. Kidder, H. Taha, R.D. Bornstein, R.R. Gillies, and K.P. Gallo, 1998. Project ATLANTA (Atlanta land use analysis: temperature and air quality) - a study of how the urban landscape affects meteorology and air quality through time. Second Symposium on Urban Environment, 2-6 November 1998, Albuquerque, NM. American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 104-107

Ross, T.F., 1998: Educational resources and applications available using the National Climatic Data Center's World Wide Web site. Seventh Symposium on Education, [11-16 January 1998, Phoenix, Arizona, Preprints], American Meteorological Society, Boston, Mass., 121-124. NCDC Online

Sterin, A.M., and R.E. Eskridge, 1998: CARDS derived climate products: monthly station statistics data set. Ninth Symposium on Global Change Studies, Namias Symposium on Status and Prospects for Climate Prediction [11-16 January 1998, Phoenix, Arizona]. American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 110-113.

Sun, B., and P.Y. Groisman, 1998: Cloud cover interaction with the near-the-surface land meteorology in the GCMs: comparison with empirical data in tropics and the assessment of the diurnal cycle of this interaction. Ninth Symposium on Global Change Studies, Namias Symposium on Status and Prospects for Climate Prediction [11-16 January 1998, Phoenix, Arizona]. American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 321-322.

Vose, R.S., T.C. Peterson, and M. Hulme, 1998: The Global Historical Climatology Network precipitation data set: version 2.0. Ninth Symposium on Global Change Studies, Namias Symposium on Status and Prospects for Climate Prediction [11-16 January 1998, Phoenix, Arizona]. American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 103-104.

OTHER:


Graumann, A., D. Ross, and M. Sittel, 1998: 1997 Atlantic tropical storms: views from the NOAA satellites. National Climatic Data Center technical report no. 98-01. Asheville, N.C.: U.S. Dept. of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, National Environmental Satellite Data and Information Service, National Climatic Data Center, 1998. NCDC Online

Graumann, A., ed. GOES data user's guide. Asheville, N.C.: U.S. Dept. of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, National Environmental Satellite Data and Information Service, National Climatic Data Center, 1998.

Graumann, A., et al. Climatic extremes of the summer of 1998. National Climatic Data Center technical report no. 98-03. Asheville, N.C.: U.S. Dept. of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, National Environmental Satellite Data and Information Service, National Climatic Data Center, 1998, 20 p. NCDC Online

Lott, N., and T. Ross. NCDC products and services guide. Asheville, N.C.: National Climatic Data Center, 1998. NCDC Online

Lott, N., and T. Ross. Billion dollar U.S. weather disasters, 1980-1998. Asheville, N.C.: National Climatic Data Center, 1998.

Ross, T., N. Lott, S. McCown, and D. Quinn. The El Nino winter of '97 - '98. National Climatic Data Center technical report no. 98-02. Asheville, N.C.: U.S. Dept. of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, National Environmental Satellite Data and Information Service, National Climatic Data Center, 1998. NCDC Online

Steurer, P.M., 1998: Assessing the health of NOAA's observing networks, a network monitoring improvement plan for determining multi-decadal climate variations, draft. [Asheville, N.C.]: National Climatic Data Center, 1998, 36 p. (November 1998). NCDC Online

OTHER WWW: (Available only online)


Anders, D., et al., 1998: NNDC online store [Online], National Climatic Data Center, Asheville, N.C.

Fleming, S., 1998: Locate weather observation station record [Online], National Climatic Data Center, Asheville, N.C.

Godfrey, C., et al., 1998: The climate of 1998, U.S. and global climate perspectives [Online], National Climatic Data Center, Asheville, N.C.

Graumann, A., et al., 1998: Images/movies of hurricanes and special events [Online], National Climatic Data Center, Asheville, N.C.

Lott, N., 1998: Climate change and weather extremes [Online], National Climatic Data Center, Asheville, N.C.

Lott, N., 1998: Global surface summary of day [Online], National Climatic Data Center, Asheville, N.C.

Lott, N., 1998: Inventories and station lists for US and global surface data [Online], National Climatic Data Center, Asheville, N.C.

Lott, N., 1998: U.S. heavy rainfall [Online], National Climatic Data Center, Asheville, N.C.

Lott, N., 1998: U.S. hurricanes [Online], National Climatic Data Center, Asheville, N.C.

Lott, N., 1998: US monthly precipitation for cooperative and NWS Sites [Online], National Climatic Data Center, Asheville, N.C.

Lott, N. , 1998: U.S. temperature extremes [Online], National Climatic Data Center, Asheville, N.C.

Lott, N., 1998: U.S. tornadoes [Online], National Climatic Data Center, Asheville, N.C.

Lott, N., A. Graumann, and D. Ross, 1998: California flooding and Florida tornadoes, February 1998 [Online], National Climatic Data Center, Asheville, N.C.

Lott, N., A. Graumann, and D. Ross, 1998: Eastern U.S. flooding and ice storm, [January 1998] [Online], National Climatic Data Center, Asheville, N.C.

Lott, N., and T. Ross , 1998: Weather events of 1991-1998 [Online], National Climatic Data Center, Asheville, N.C.

Lott, N., N. Guttman, and M. Crowe, 1998: El Ni no/La Ni na, depicting the impacts of the 1997/98 El Ni no/La Ni na [Online], National Climatic Data Center, Asheville, N.C.

Lott, N., N. Guttman, and M. Crowe , 1998: Wet Southeast and Gulf Coast, El Nino event [Online], National Climatic Data Center, Asheville, N.C.

Lott, N., S. McCown, T. Ross, A. Graumann , 1998: Georges pummels Caribbean, Florida Keys, and U.S. Gulf Coast [Online], National Climatic Data Center, Asheville, N.C.

Lott, N., T. Ross, and C. Godfrey, 1998: Climate of 1998, summer weather extremes [Online], National Climatic Data Center, Asheville, N.C.

Lott, N., T. Ross, and M. Sittel, 1998: Climatic extremes and weather events--maps, tables, report, etc. [Online], National Climatic Data Center, Asheville, N.C.

McCown, S., 1998: 1998 summer heat and precipitation extremes [Online], National Climatic Data Center, Asheville, N.C.

McCown, S., 1998: Satellite's eye art galleries [Online], National Climatic Data Center, Asheville, N.C.

McCown, S., T. Ross, N. Lott, A. Graumann , 1998: Mitch, the deadliest Atlantic hurricane since 1780 [Online], National Climatic Data Center, Asheville, N.C.

Ross, D., 1998: NCDC historical GOES browse server [Online], National Climatic Data Center, Asheville, N.C.

Ross, D., A. Basist , 1998: SSM/I monthly image products [Online], National Climatic Data Center, Asheville, N.C.

Ross, T., and D. Quinn, 1998: Global measured extremes of temperature and precipitation [Online], National Climatic Data Center, Asheville, N.C.

Ross, T., and D. Quinn, 1998: Winter Olympics 1998 - Nagano, Japan [Online], National Climatic Data Center, Asheville, N.C.

Ross, T., and N. Lott, 1998: Billion dollar U.S. weather disasters, 1980-1998 [Online], National Climatic Data Center, Asheville, N.C.

Ross, T., N. Lott, and A. Graumann, 1998: Flooding in China, summer 1998[Online], National Climatic Data Center, Asheville, N.C.

Ross, T., N. Lott, and A. Graumann , 1998: Bonnie buffets North Carolina [Online], National Climatic Data Center, Asheville, N.C.

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1997

JOURNAL ARTICLES:


Basist, A.N., and M. Chelliah, 1997: Comparison of tropospheric temperatures derived from the NCEP/NCAR reanalysis, NCEP operational analysis and the microwave sounding unit. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 78 (7), 1431-1447. NCDC Staff

Boreman, R., 1997: NCDC's environmental satellite database, the National Climatic Data Center offers users unique environmental data. Earth system monitor, 7 (4), 1-5 (June 1997).

Easterling, D.R., B. Horton, P.D. Jones, T.C. Peterson, T.R. Karl, D.E. Parker, M.J. Salinger, V. Razuvayev, N. Plummer, P. Jamason, and C.K. Folland, 1997: Maximum and minimum temperature trends for the globe. Science, 277 (5324), 364-367 (18 July 1997). NCDC Staff

Eskridge, R.E., J.Y. Ku, S.T. Rao, P.S. Porter, and I.G. Zurbenko, 1997: Separating different scales of motion in time series of meteorological variables. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 78 (7), 1473-1483.

Grody, N.C., and A.N. Basist, 1997: Interpretation of SSM/I measurements over Greenland. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing : a publication of the IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Society, 35 (2), 360-366.

Groisman, P.Y., and E.L. Genikhovich, 1997: Assessing surface-atmosphere interactions using former Soviet Union standard meteorological network data: part 1, method. Journal of climate, 10 (9), 2154-2183.

Groisman, P.Y., E.L. Genikhovich, R.S. Bradley, and B.M. Ilyin, 1997: Assessing surface-atmosphere interactions using former Soviet Union standard meteorological network data: part 2, cloud and snow cover effects. Journal of climate, 10 (9), 2184-2199.

Karl, T.R., and R.W. Knight, 1997: The 1995 Chicago heat wave, how likely is a recurrence? Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 78 (6), 1107-1119 (June 1997). NCDC Staff

Karl, T.R., N. Nicholls, and J. Gregory, 1997: The coming climate. Scientific American, 276 (5), 54-59 (May 1997). NCDC Staff

Peterson, T., H. Daan, and P. Jones, 1997: Initial selection of a GCOS surface network. Bulletin of the American Meteorology Society, 78 (10), 2145-2152. NCDC Staff

Peterson, T.C., 1997: Gentler term proposed for "borrowers." EOS, Transactions, American Geophysical Union, 78 (14), 147.

Peterson, T.C., 1997: Gentler term proposed for "borrowers." Near-surface views: newsletter of the Near-Surface Geophysics Section of The Society of Exploration Geophysics [Tulsa, OK, Marge Gerhardt, contact, 918-493-3516], June 1997, p. 14. (Reprint of EOS, Transactions, American Geophysical Union, 78 (14), 147.

Peterson, T.C. and J.F. Griffiths, 1997: Historical African data. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 78 (12), 2869-2872 (December 1997). NCDC Staff

Peterson, T.C., and R.S. Vose, 1997: An overview of the Global Historical Climatology Network temperature database. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 78 (12), 2837-2849. NCDC Staff

Peterson, T.C. and T.W.R. Wallis, 1997: Running in the rain. Weather, 52 (3), 93-96.

Peterson, T.C., and T.W.R. Wallis, 1997: Reply to comments. Weather, 52 (9), 295-296.

[Steurer, P.M.], 1997: Climatic data center builds on-line data storage system, with pioneer grant. Commerce people, p. 21 (July/August 1997). NCDC Online

Weng, F., N.C. Grody, R. Ferraro, A. Basist, and D. Forsyth, 1997: Cloud liquid water climatology from the special sensor microwave/imager. Journal of climate 10 (5), 1086-1098. NCDC Staff

Zhai, P., and R.E. Eskridge, 1997: Atmospheric water vapor over China. Journal of climate, 10 (10), 2643-2652.

PROCEEDINGS:


Basist, A., N.C. Grody, T.C. Peterson, and C.N. Williams, 1997: Using the special sensor microwave imager to monitor land surface temperatures and wetness. 10th Conference on Applied climatology, [Reno, NV, 20-23 October 1997], American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 23.

Easterling, D.R., T.C. Peterson, P.D. Jones, T.R. Karl, D.R. Parker, M.J. Salinger, B. Horton, and V.N. Razuvayev, 1997: A new look at maximum and minimum temperature trends for the globe. Eighth Symposium on Global Change Studies, February 2-7, 1997, Long Beach, CA, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 88-91.

Gallo, K.P., and T.W. Owen, 1997: Assessment of urban heat islands: A multi-sensor perspective. Abstracts. Association of American Geographers 93rd Annual Meeting, 1-5 April 1997, Fort Worth, TX, Association of American Geographers, Washington, DC, 86.

Gallo, K.P., and T.W. Owen, 1997: Assessment of urban heat islands: a multi-sensor perspective. [Program/Abstracts]. Satellite Applications Conference, Asheville, NC, March 4-6, 1997, [National Climatic Data Center, Asheville, NC, Abstracts section, no pagination.

Gallo, K.P, and T.W. Owen, 1997: A multi-sensor perspective for assessment of urban heat islands. 10th Conference on Applied Climatology [Reno, NV, 20-23 October 1997], American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 29-30.

Genikhovich, E.L., I.G. Gracheva, and P.Y. Groisman, 1997: Two methods of determination of the turbulent heat flux from routine meteorological data and their application to climatological problems. Annales geophysicae: Part II, Hydrology oceans, atmosphere and nonlinear geophysics. Sup. II to Vol. 15, C437. (XXII General Assembly of the European Geophysical Society, Vienna, Austria, 21-25 April 1997.)

Groisman, P.Y., 1997: Alaskan precipitation observations. Proceedings of the Workshop on the Implementation of the Arctic Precipitation Data Archive (APDA) at the Global Precipitation Climatology Centre (GPCC), Offenback, Germany, 10-12 July 1996, (WMO/TD no. 804),World Meteorological Organization, Geneva, Switzerland, 125-126.

Groisman, P.Y., E.L. Genikhovich, and V.S. Golubev, 1997: Evaporation from well saturated surfaces derived from standard meteorological observations. Annales geophysicae: part II, Hydrology oceans, atmosphere and nonlinear geophysics, Sup. II to Vol. 15, C436. (XXII General Assembly of the European Geophysical Society, Vienna, Austria, 21-25 April 1997.)

Groisman, P.Y., T.R. Karl, D.R. Easterling, R.W. Knight, and P.B. Jamason, 1997: Changes in the probability of extreme precipitation: Why they can be so prominent in ongoing climatic changes. Workshop on Indices and Indicators for Climate Extremes [Asheville, NC, June 3-6, 1997], CLIVAR, GCOS, and WMO, Asheville, NC, (volume has no pagination).

Groisman, P.Y., Golubev, V.S., Genikhovich, E.L., and Sun B., 1997: Evaporation from snow cover: an empirical study. Proceedings, Conference on Polar Processes and Global Climate, Part I of II, Rosario, Orcas Island, Washington, USA, 3-6 November 1997, International Council of Scientific Unions, International Oceanographic Commission, World Meteorological Organization's World Climate Research Programme, Arctic Climate System Study, Oslo, Norway, 72-73.

Guttman, N.B., 1997: Exploratory analysis of the difference between temperature observations recorded by ASOS and conventional methods. Preprints. Seventh Conference on Aviation, Range, and Aerospace Meteorology, February 2-7, 1997, Long Beach, CA, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, J79-J82.

Guttman, N.B., 1997: National drought atlas. Preprints. 13th Conference on Hydrology, February 2-7, 1997, Long Beach, CA, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, J1-J4.

Guttman, N.B., 1997: Relationship between the Palmer drought index and the standardized precipitation index. Preprints. 13th Conference on Hydrology, February 2-7, 1997, Long Beach, CA, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, J61-J62.

Heim, R.R., Jr., 1997: The 1961-1990 global standard climate normals. 10th Conference on Applied Climatology [Reno, NV, 20-23 October 1997], American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 58-61.

Heim, R.R., Jr., 1997: A review of 20th century drought indices used in the United States. 10th Conference on Applied Climatology [Reno, NV, 20-23 October 1997], American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 53-57.

Heim, R.R., Jr., and N.B. Guttman, 1997: On computing 1971-2000 climate normals in the ASOS era. 10th Conference on Applied Climatology [Reno, NV, 20-23 October 1997], American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 171-175.

Karl, T.R., and R.W. Knight, 1997: A multi-variate approach to detecting climate change. Preprints. Eighth Symposium on Global Change Studies, February 2-7, 1997, Long Beach, CA, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 188.

Karl, T.R., R.W. Knight, P.Y. Groisman, and D.R. Easterling, 1997: Changes and variations in temperature and precipitation extremes: evidence for an enhanced hydrologic cycle? 10th Conference on Applied Climatology [Reno, NV, 20-23 October 1997], American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 1.

McCown, M.S., 1997: Access to NOAA satellite data. [Program/Abstracts]. Satellite Applications Conference, Asheville, NC, March 4-6, 1997,[National Climatic Data Center], Asheville, NC, Abstracts section, no pagination.

McCown, M.S., and L.K. Metcalf, 1997: NCDC: the world's treasure chest. Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on Remote Sensing for Marine and Coastal Environments, technology and applications, Orlando, FL, 17-19 March, 1997, Environmental Research Institute of Michigan (ERIM), Ann Arbor, MI, Vol.2, 304-310.

Manns, D.J., 1997: Climate visualization of NOAA's environmental data. 13th International Conference on Interactive Information and Processing Systems for Meteorology, Oceanography, and Hydrology, Long Beach, CA, February 2-7, 1997, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 416-421.

Manns, D.J., and W.M. Faas, 1997: Visualization of NOAA's environmental data for cimate applications. 10th Conference on Applied climatology, [Reno, NV, 20-23 October 1997], American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 312-313.

Owen, T.W., and K.P. Gallo, 1997: A satellite assessment of regional-scale land use/land cover associated with climatic change. Preprints. Eighth Symposium on Global Change Studies, February 2-7, 1997, Long Beach, CA, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 147-148.

Owen, T.W., and K.P. Gallo, 1997: Satellite strategies for discerning the urban-rural fringe. Abstracts. Association of American Geographers 93rd Annual Meeting, 1-5 April 1997, Fort Worth, TX, Association of American Geographers, Washington, DC, 201.

Peterson. T.C., H. Daan, and P. Jones, 1997: Global Climate Observing System surface network. Eighth Symposium on Global Change Studies, February 2-7, 1997, Long Beach, CA, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 273-278.

Peterson, T., H. Daan, and P. Jones, 1997: The GCOS surface network as a potential source of data for indices and indicators of changes in extreme events. Workshop on Indices and Indicators for Climate Extremes, Asheville, NC [3-6 June 1997], CLIVAR, GCOS, and WMO, Asheville, NC, (7 pages unnumbered). (See above peer-reviewed article on same subject.)

Ross, T.F., D.J. Manns, and W.M. Faas, 1997: CLIMVIS: A cool way to visualize NOAA's climate data. Preprints. Sixth Symposium on Education, February 2-7, 1997, Long Beach, CA, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, J15-J18. NCDC Online

Quayle, R.G., and R.G. Steadman, 1997: Steadman's wind chill: An improvement over present scales. 10th Conference on Applied climatology, [Reno, NV, 20-23 October 1997], American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 227-229.

Tollerud, E.I., M.W. Govett, W.R. Moninger, and P.M. Steurer, 1997: New access and display routines for hourly precipitation data and meadata using CD-ROMs and the world wide web. 10th Conference on Applied climatology, [Reno, NV, 20-23 October 1997], American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 314-318 (October 1997). AMS Abstract ; NCDC Staff

OTHER:


Anders, D.D., S. Fleming, and P.M. Steurer, 1997: NCDC's climatic data inventories available on the web. NOAA WebShop 97 abstracts, [October 22-23, Silver Springs, MD][Online], Solid Earth Division, National Geophysical Data Center, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Boulder, CO.

[Boreman, R., A. Graumann, N. Lott, D. Ross, and M. Sittel], 1997: 1996 Atlantic tropical storms, views from the NOAA satellites. (Technical report 97-02). National Climatic Data Center, [Asheville, NC], 9 p., 1997. NCDC Online

[Graumann, A., and R. Boreman, 1997]: Environmental satellite data and information, (Environmental information summary C-16). [Asheville, NC: National Climatic Data Center, 15] p.

Griffiths, J.F., and T.C. Peterson, 1997: Hardcopy sources of surface climatic data, part 1: colonial Africa[Online], National Climatic Data Center, Asheville, N.C.

Kidwell, K.B., 1997: Global vegetation index user's guide. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA, NESDIS, National Climatic Data Center, Climate Services Division, Satellite Services Branch, Suitland, MD, (1 volume, paging varies).

Kidwell, K.B., 1997: NOAA polar orbiter data users guide (TIROS-N, NOAA-6, NOAA-7, NOAA-8, NOAA-9, NOAA-10, NOAA-11, NOAA-12, NOAA-13, and NOAA-14). U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA, NESDIS, National Climatic Data Center, Climate Services Division, Satellite Services Branch, Suitland, MD, (1 volume, paging varies).

[Lott, N., and T. Ross], 1997: Products and services guide. National Climatic Data Center, Asheville, NC, 60 p.

Lott, N., D. Ross, and M. Sittel, 1997: The winter of '96-'97, west coast flooding. (Technical report 97-01). National Climatic Data Center, Research Customer Service Group, Asheville, N.C., 10 p. NCDC Online

[Lott, N., R. Boreman, A. Graumann, D. Ross, T. Ross, and M. Sittel], 1997: The spring of 1997, reviewing four significant weather events. (Technical report 97-03). National Climatic Data Center, National Environmental Satelite, Data, and Information Service, [Asheville, N.C.], 9 p. NCDC Online

Peterson. T., H. Daan, and P. Jones, 1997: Initial selection of a GCOS Surface Network. (WMO/TD no. 799, GCOS-34). [World Meteorological Organization, Geneva], 14 p.

[Ross, T., and N. Lott], 1997: Billion dollar U.S. weather disasters 1980-1997. National Climatic Data Center, Research Customer Service Group, Asheville, NC, 2 p.

Ross, T., R. Meiggs, and A. Graumann, 1997: Western plains snowstorm [October 24-26, 1997] [Online], National Climatic Data Center, Asheville, N.C.

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1996

JOURNAL ARTICLES:


Alduchov, O.A., and R.E. Eskridge, 1996: Improved Magnus form approximation of saturation vapor pressure. Journal of applied meteorology, 35 (4), 601-609.

Basist, A., D. Garrett, R. Ferraro, N. Grody, and K. Mitchell, 1996: A comparison between snow cover products derived from visible and microwave satellite observations. Journal of applied meteorology, 35(2), 163-177. NCDC Staff

Bates, J.J., X. Wu, and D.L. Jackson, 1996: Interannual variability of upper-troposphere water vapor band brightness temperature. Journal of climate, 9 (2), 427-438, (February 1, 1996). NCDC Staff

Chernykh, I.V., and R.E. Eskridge, 1996: Determination of cloud amount and level from radiosonde soundings. Journal of applied meteorology, 35 (8), 1362-1369.

Easterling, D.R., T.C. Peterson, and T.R. Karl, 1996: On the development and use of homogenized climate datasets. Journal of climate, 9 (6), 1429-1434. NCDC Staff

Ferraro, R.R., N.C. Grody, F. Weng, and A. Basist, 1996: An eight-year (1987-1994) time series of rainfall, clouds, water vapor, snow cover, and sea ice derived from SSM/I measurements. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society 77 (5), 891 - 906. NCDC Staff

Gallo, K.P., D.R. Easterling, and T.C. Peterson, 1996: The influence of land use/land cover on climatological values of the diurnal temperature range. Journal of climate, 9 (11), 2941-2944 (Nov. 1996). NCDC Staff

Gallo, K.P., and J.D. Tarpley, 1996: The comparison of vegetation index and surface temperature composites for urban heat-island analysis. International journal of remote sensing, 17, 3071-3076.

Grody, N.C., and A.N. Basist, 1996: Global identification of snowcover using SSM/I measurements. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 34 (1), 237-249.

Groisman, P.Y., D.R. Easterling, R.G. Quayle, V.S. Golubev, A.N Krenke, and A.Y. Mikhailov, 1996: Reducing biases in estimates of precipitation over the United States: phase 3 adjustments. (Special GWEX/GCIP issue) Journal of geophysical research - atmospheres, 101 D3, 7185-7195 (March 20, 1996).

Groisman, P.Y., E.L. Genikhovich, and P. Zhai, 1996: "Overall" cloud and snow cover effects on internal climate variables: the use of clear sky climatology. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 77 (9), 2055-2065.

Guttman, N.B., 1996: Statistical characteristics of U.S. Historical Climatology Network temperature distributions. Climate research, interactions of climate with organisms, ecosystems and human societies, 6, 33-43 (Jan. 30).

Guttman, N.B., and C.B. Baker, 1996: Exploratory analysis of the difference between temperature observations recorded by ASOS and conventional methods. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 77 (2), 2865-2873.

Guttman, N.B. and R.G. Quayle, 1996: A historical perspective of U.S. climate divisions. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 77 (2), 293-303 (February 1996). AMS Abstract, Purchase ; AMS Subscriber ; NCDC Staff

Karl, T.R., R.W. Knight, D.R. Easterling, and R.G. Quayle, 1996: Indices of climate change for the United States. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 77 (2), 279-292 (Feb. 1996). NCDC Staff

Karl, T.R., P.D. Jones, and R.W. Knight, 1996: Testing for bias in the climate record. Science, 271 (5257), 1879-1883 [pagination for entire "Technical comments"] (March 29 1996). NCDC Staff access for 1879-80

Lott, N., 1996: NCDC announces new online products and services. Earth system monitor, 6 (3), 11.

Lott, N., 1996: National Climatic Data Center's very eventful year. Earth system monitor, 7 (1), 8-11.

Mortyn, P.G., R.C. Thunell, D.M. Anderson, L.D. Stott, J. Le, 1996: Sea surface temperatures in the southern California borderlands during the last glacial-interglacial cycle. Paleoceanography, 11 (?), 415-430.

Overpeck, J.T., D.M. Anderson, S. Trombore, and W.L. Prell, 1996: The southwest monsoon over the last 18,000 years. Climate dynamics, 12 (&), 213-225.

Peterson, T.C., and J.F. Griffiths, 1996: Colonial era archive data project. Earth systems monitor, 6, 8-16.

Smith, T.M., R.W. Reynolds, R.E. Livezey, and D.C. Stokes, 1996: Reconstruction of historical sea surface temperatures using empirical orthogonal functions. Journal of climate 9 (6), 1403-1420. NCDC Staff

Steurer, P.M., 1996: Probability distributions used in 100-year return period of the air-freezing index. Journal of cold regions engineering, 10(1), 25-35. JCRE

Steurer, P.M., editor, project leader, etc., 1981-1996: World weather records,, 1961-70 v.3-6; 1971-80 v.1-6 [entire set which includes v.1 North America, v.2 Europe, v.3 West Indies, South and Central America, v.4 Asia, v.5 Africa, and v.6 Islands of the World]; and 1981-1990 v.1-2. [Asheville, N.C.]: National Climatic Data Center, 1981-1996, 311-490 p. NCDC OnlineWWR documentation ; NCDC OnlineNCDC's Price List for in-print volumes; digital data available but not publicly available

Zhai, P., and R.E. Eskridge, 1996: Analysis of inhomogeneities in radiosonde temperature and humidity time series. Journal of climate, 9 (4), 884-894.

Zurbenko, I., P.S. Porter, S.T. Rao, J.Y. Ku, R. Gui, and R.E. Eskridge 1996: Detecting discontinuities in time series of upper-air data: development and demonstration of an adaptive filter technique. Journal of climate, 9, 12 pt.3, 3548-3560.

PROCEEDINGS:


Eidenshink, J.C., J.L. Faundeen, and K.P. Gallo, 1996: The 1-km AVHRR global land data set: an update. Preprints of the AMS 8th Conference on Satellite Meteorology and Oceanography, 28 January-2 February 1996, Atlanta, GA, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 321-322.

Gallo, K.P., 1996: Global satellite assessment of urban heat islands: a strategy and preliminary results. Preprints of the AMS 12th Conference on Biometeorology and Aerobiology, 28 January-2 February 1996, Atlanta, GA, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 442-443.

Groisman, P., D. Easterling, R. Quayle, V. Golubev, and E. Peck, 1996: In situ solid precipitation measurement adjustments: the US experience. Proceedings of the Workshop on the ACSYS Solid Precipitation Climatology Project, (Reston, VA, USA, 12-15 September 1995) (WCRP 93, WMO/TD no.739), World Meteorological Organization, Geneva, Switzerland, 38-41.

Groisman, P.Y., and E.L. Genikhovich, 1996: Evaluation of turbulent heat fluxes from meteorological observations. Abstract volume of the European Conference on Applied Climatology, Norrkoping, Sweden, 7-10 May 1996, SMHI (Swedish Meteorological and Hydrological Institute) and ECSN (European Support Climate Network), Norrkoping, Sweden, 178-179.

Groisman, P.Y., R.S. Bradley, and E.L. Genikhovich, 1996: Climate sensitivity to cloud and snow cover variations: comparison of global climate models with empirical data. Second International Scientific Conference on the Global Energy and Water Cycle, 17-21 June 1996, Washington, D.C., USA, Preprint volume, Global Energy and Water Cycle Experiment, World Climate Research Program, [Washington, D.C.?], 523-524.

Heim, R.R., Jr., 1996: An overview of the 1961-90 climate normals products available from NOAA's National Climatic Data Center. Preprints of the 22nd Conference on Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, 28 January-2 February 1996, Atlanta, GA, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 193-196.

Heim, R.R., Jr., 1996: The NCDC's 1961-90 CLIM20: normals statistics, methodology, and agricultural applications. Preprints of the 22nd Conference on Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, 28 January-2 February 1996, Atlanta, GA, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 197-199.

Lott, N., and M. Sittel, 1996: The February 1994 ice storm in the southeastern U.S. Proceedings, Seventh International Workshop on Atmospheric Icing of Structures, June 3-7, 1996, Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean, Quebec, Canada, University of Quebec at Chicoutimi, and Hydro-Quebec, Chicoutimi, Quebec, Canada, 259-264. NCDC Online

Owen, T.W., R.R. Gillies, and T.N. Carlson, 1996: An approach towards quantifying the climatic effect of urbanization using satellite remotely sensed land cover parameters. 22nd Conference on Agricultural & Forest Meteorology, 12th Conference on Biometeorology &amp; Aerobiology, January 28-February 2, 1996, Atlanta, Georgia, Preprints, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 444-446.

Viront-Lazar, A. and P.M. Steurer, 1996: Metadata for climate data, a geographic data base model for station history. Proceedings of the First IEEE Metadata Conference, Silver Spring, Maryland. Laurence Livermore National Laboratories, Silver Spring, MD.

OTHER:

Alduchov, O.A., and R.E. Eskridge, 1996: Complex quality control of upper-air variables (geopotential height, temperature, wind, and humidity) at mandatory and significant levels for the CARDS data set. National Climatic Data Center, Asheville, N.C., 135 [i.e., 154] p. (NTIS PB97-132286). NCDC Online [QC879.A4 1996 in NCDC Library]
Easterling, D.R., T.R. Karl, E.H. Mason, P.Y. Hughes, and D.P. Bowman, 1996: United States Historical Climatology Network (U.S. HCN), monthly temperature and precipitation data. (Environmental Sciences Division Publication no. 4500; ORNL/CDIAC 87; NDP-0l9/R3). Carbon Dioxide Information Analysis Center, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, various pagings.

Flaum, J.B., (Project Officer, Eskridge, R.E.), 1996: Application of an adaptive moving average filter to climate and air quality data. (Report, NOAA contract 5 0EANE-2-00078). National Climatic Data Center, Asheville, N.C. 58 p.

Gallo, K.P. and T.W. Owen, 1996: Identification of urban heat islands using remotely sensed data: a multi-sensor approach. Remote sensing core curriculum exercise module. NCDC Online

Graumann, A., D. Ross, and N. Lott, 1996: The 1995 hurricane season, a view from the NOAA satellites. (Technical report 96-01). National Climatic Data Center, Research Customer Service Group, Asheville, N.C., 8 [i.e., 35] p. NCDC Online

Guttman, N.B., 1996: North America. In: Encyclopedia of climate and weather vol. 2. Oxford University Press, New York, N.Y., 522-530.

Karl, T.R. (editor), 1996: Long-term climate monitoring by the Global Climate Observing System, International Meeting of Experts, Asheville, North Carolina, USA. Kluwer Academic Publishers, Boston, Mass., 518 p.

Kidwell, K., 1996: AVHRR data acquisition, processing and distribution at NOAA, Chapter 18. In: Advances in the use of NOAA AVHRR data for land applications. (Eurocourses, Remote sensing v.5). Boston: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 433-454.

Lott, N., and M. Sittel, 1996: A comparison of NEXRAD rainfall estimates with recorded amounts. (Technical report 96-03). National Climatic Data Center, Research Customer Service Group, Asheville, N.C., 11 [i.e., 27] p. NCDC Online

Lott, N., T. Ross, and M. Sittel, 1996: The winter of 95-'96, a season of extremes. (Technical report 96-02). National Climatic Data Center, Research Customer Service Group, Asheville, N.C., 15 [i.e., 24] p. NCDC Online

Lott, N., and T. Ross, 1996: NCDC products and services guide. [Asheville, N.C.]: National Climatic Data Center, Research Customer Service Group, 1996.

Luers, J.K. (Project Officer, Eskridge, R.E.), 1996: Temperature correction models for the world's major radiosondes, 1960-1995. (Final report, NOAA contract 50EANE-2-00077). National Climatic Data Center, Asheville, N.C., 450 p.

Kattenberg, A., ..., T. Karl (contributor), et al., 1996: Climate models, projections of future climate (chapter 6). In: Climate change 1995: the science of climate change, contribution of Working Group I to the second assessment report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Cchange. [Houghton, J.T., et al., (eds.)]. New York: Cambridge University Press, 572 p.

Nicholls, N., G.V. Gruza, J. Jouzel, T.R. Karl, L.A. Ogallo, and D. Parker, 1996: Observed climate variability and change (chapter 3). In: Climate change 1995 : the science of climate change, contribution of Working Group I to the second assessment report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, Houghton, J.T., et al., (eds.)]. New York: Cambridge University Press, 137-192.

Santer. B., ..., T. Karl (contributor), et al., 1996: Detection of climate change and attribution of causes (chapter 8). In: Climate change 1995 : the science of climate change, contribution of Working Group I to the second assessment report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Cchange. [Houghton, J.T., et al., (eds.)]. New York: Cambridge University Press, 572 p.

Ross, T., and N. Lott, 1996: Billion Dollar U.S. Weather Disasters 1980-1996. National Climatic Data Center, Research Customer Service Group, Asheville, N.C., 2 p.

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JOURNAL ARTICLES:


Basist, A.N., C.F. Ropelewski, and N.C. Grody, 1995: Comparison of tropospheric temperature derived from the microwave sounding unit and the National Meteorological Center Analysis. Journal of climate 8 (4) 668-681. NCDC Staff

Baker, C.B., R.G. Quayle, and W. Wanlin, 1995: The influence of night time cloud cover on the observed minimum temperature in China. Atmospheric research, 37 (1-3), 27-35.

Brown, W.O., and R. Heim, 1995: Drought within the United States: update and historical perspective. Drought network news, 7 (3), 13-14.

Diak, G.R., R.M. Rabin, K.P. Gallo, and C.M. Neale, 1995: Regional-scale comparisons of vegetation and soil wetness with surface energy budget properties from satellite and in-situ observations. Remote sensing reviews, 12, 355-382 [i.e., 385].

Easterling, D.R., and T.C. Peterson, 1995: A new method for detecting undocumented discontinuities in climatological time series. International journal of climatology, 15 (4), 369-377. NCDC Staff

Easterling, D.R., and T.C. Peterson, 1995: The effect of artificial discontinuities on recent trends in minimum and maximum temperatures. Atmospheric research, 37 (1-3), 19-26. NCDC Staff

Eischeid, J.K., C.B. Baker, T.R. Karl, and H.F. Diaz, 1995: The quality control of long-term climatological data using objective data analysis. Journal of applied meteorology, 34 (12), 2787-2795 (Dec. 1995). NCDC Staff

Epperson, D.L., J.M. Davis, P. Bloomfield, T.R. Karl, A.L. McNab, and K.P. Gallo, 1995: Estimating the urban bias of surface shelter temperatures using upper-air and satellite data, part 1, development of models predicting surface shelter temperatures. Journal of applied meteorology, 34 (2), 340-357 (Feb. 1995). NCDC Staff

Epperson, D.L., J.M. Davis, P. Bloomfield, T.R. Karl, A.L. McNab, and K.P. Gallo, 1995: Estimating the urban bias of surface shelter temperatures using upper-air and satellite data, part 2, estimation of the urban bias. Journal of applied meteorology, 34 (2), 358-370 (Feb. 1995). NCDC Staff

Eskridge, R.E., O.A. Alduchov, I.V. Chernykh, P.[-M.] Zhai, A.C. Polansky, and S.R. Doty, 1995: A comprehensive aerological reference data set (CARDS): rough and systematic errors. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 76 (10), 1759- 1775.

Faas, W.M., and V. LaHart, 1995: GLOBE program brings relevance to science activities for today's students. Earth system monitor, 6 (2), 10-11.

Gallo, K.P., J.D. Tarpley, A.L. McNab, and T.R. Karl. 1995: Assessment of urban heat islands: a satellite perspective. Atmospheric research, 37 (1-3), 37-43. NCDC Staff

Groisman, P.Y., and D.R. Easterling, 1995: Variability and trends of precipitation and snowfall over North America. In: Natural and climate variability on decade-to-century time scales. National Academy Press, Washington, D.C., 67-79.

Groisman, P.Y., and D.R. Legates, 1995: Documenting and detecting long-term precipitation trends: where we are and what should be done. Climatic change, 31 (2-4), 601-622 (Dec. 1995). NCDC Staff

Karl, T.[R.], F. Bretherton, W. Easterling, C. Miller, and K. Trenberth, 1995: Long-term climate monitoring of the Global Climate Observing System (GCOS), an editorial. Climatic change, 31 (2-4), 135-147 (Dec. 1995). NCDC Staff

Karl, T.R., R.W. Knight, and N. Plummer, 1995: Trends in high-frequency climate variability in the twentieth century. Nature, 377 (6546), 217-220 (21 Sept. 1995). NCDC Staff

Karl, T.R., R.W. Knight, R.G. Quayle, and D.R. Easterling, 1995: Observed changes in the U.S. climate during the twentieth century. Consequences: the nature and implications of environmental change, 1 (1), 2-10.

Karl, T.R., V.E. Derr, D.R. Easterling, C.K. Folland, D.J. Hofmann, S. Levitus, N. Nicholls, D.E. Parker, and G.W. Withee, 1995: Critical issues for long-term climate monitoring. Climatic change, 31 (2-4), 185-221 (Dec. 1995). NCDC Staff

Kukla, G., J. Gavin, M. Schlesinger, and T.[R.] Karl, 1995: Comparison of observed seasonal temperature maxima, minima and diurnal range in North America with simulations from three global climate models. Atmospheric research, 37, 267-275. NCDC Staff

LaHart, V., and W.M. Faas, 1995: GLOBE program brings relevance to science activities for today's students. Florida science teacher, 11 (1), 15-17.

Luers, J.K., and R.E. Eskridge, 1995: Temperature corrections for the VIZ and Vaisala radiosondes. Journal of applied meteorology,34 (6), 1241-1253.

Metcalf, K., and S. McCown, 1995: The National Climatic Data Center, the world's weather archive. Science information systems newsletter, 36, 25-26 (July).

Peterson, T.C., V.S. Golubev, and P.Y. Groisman, 1995: Evaporation losing its strength. Nature, 377 (6551), 687-688 (26 October 1995). NCDC Staff

Plantico, M., and J.N. Lott, 1995: Foreign weather data servicing at NCDC. ASHRAE Transactions, 101, pt. 1, 7 p. NCDC Staff

Preston, L.D., 1995: Ishikawa aided communication with a non-librarian manager. Library management quarterly, 18 (3), 6-7.

Reynolds, R.W., and T.M. Smith, 1995: A high-resolution global sea surface temperature climatology. Journal of climate, 8 (6), 1571-1583 (June 1995). NCDC Staff

Steurer, P.M., and J.H. Crandell, 1995: Comparison of methods to create estimates of air-freezing index. Journal of cold region engineering, 9 (2), 64-74.

Wooster, M.J., T.S. Richards, and K. Kidwell, 1995: NOAA-11 AVHRR/2 thermal channel calibration update. International Journal of remote sensing, 16 (2), 359-363.

PROCEEDINGS:

Easterling, D.R., 1995: Statistical generation of surface air temperature for the central USA using a general circulation model simulation. 6th International Meeting on Statistical Climatology, 19-23 June, 1995 University College, Galway, Ireland, All-Ireland Committee on Statistics, American Meteorological Society (Committee on Probability and Statistics), European Union, Irish Meteorological Service, University College Galway, and the World Meteorological Organization, [Galway, Ireland?], 201-202.

Easterling, D.R., T.[R.] Karl, T.C. Peterson, 1995: On the development and use of homogenized climate data sets. 6th International Meeting on Statistical Climatology, 19-23 June, 1995 University College, Galway, Ireland, All-Ireland Committee on Statistics, American Meteorological Society (Committee on Probability and Statistics), European Union, Irish Meteorological Service, University College Galway, World Meteorological Organization, [Galway, Ireland?], 435-438.

Elms, J.D., 1995: COADS project report: early data digitization and United States code history. Proceedings of the International COADS Winds Workshop, Kiel, Germany, 31 May-2 June 1994, U.S. Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Environmental Research Laboratories, Climate Diagnostics Center and Institut fur Meereskunde at Kiel, [Boulder, CO], 29-36.

Gallo, K.P., T.C. Peterson, and D.R. Easterling, 1995: The influence of land use/land cover on climatological values of the diurnal temperature range. Ninth Conference on Applied Climatology, 15-20 Jan. 1995, Dallas, Texas. Preprint volume, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 163-165.

Groisman, P.[Y.], and P.-M. Zhai, 1995: Climate variability under clear skies: applications for the cloud and snow cover feedback problems. 6th International Meeting on Statistical Climatology, 19-23 June, 1995 University College, Galway, Ireland, All-Ireland Committee on Statistics, American Meteorological Society (Committee on Probability and Statistics), European Union, Irish Meteorological Service, University College Galway, World Meteorological Organization, [Galway, Ireland?], 605-608.

Groisman, P.Y., P.-M. Zhai, and E.L. Genikhovich, 1995: Cloud and snow cover effects on the surface-atmosphere interactions. International GEWEX Workshop on Cold-Season/Region Hydrometeorology, summary report and proceedings, Banff, Alberta, Canada, 22-26 May, 1995 (IGPO publication series no. 15), [International GEWEX Project Office (IGPO), Washington, DC,] 209-212.

Guttman, N.B., 1995: Drought and statistical analyses: problems and solutions. Conference on Hydrology, January 15-20, Dallas, Texas, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, J13, 1-6.

Guttman, N.B., R. Husar, and N.L. Thompson, 1995: A user-friendly interactive system to provide information to decision makers. 11th International Conference on Interactive Information and Processing Systems for Meteorology, Oceanography, and Hydrology, January 15-20, Dallas, Texas, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 189-194.

Kaiser, D.P., R.S. Vose, T.R. Karl, and V.N. Razuvaev, 1995: The distribution of cloud cover over the former USSR as derived from the RIHMI 223 station 3-hourly meteorological database. Ninth Conference on Applied Climatology, 15-20 Jan. 1995, Dallas, Texas. Preprint volume, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 81-86.

Karl, T.R., R.W. Knight, and T.C. Peterson, 1995: An alternative method of calculating a worldwide land surface temperature change index. Ninth Conference on Applied Climatology, 15-20 Jan. 1995, Dallas, Texas. Preprint volume, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 161-162.

Karl, T.R., and R.W. Knight, 1995: Temporal changes in the intensity and frequency of precipitation and the variability of temperature over the U.S.A. and Asia. Sixth Symposium on Global Change Studies January 15-20, 1995 Dallas, Texas, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 198-201.

Karl, T.R., R.W. Knight, G. Kukla, and J. Gavin, 1995: Evidence for radiative effects of anthropogenic sulfate aerosols in North America. Sixth Symposium on Global Change Studies January 15-20, 1995 Dallas, Texas, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 160-165.

Ross, T.F., 1995: An update on NCDC CD-ROM products and on-line services available for educators. Fourth Symposium on Education, 15-20 Jan. 1995, Dallas, Texas. Preprint volume, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, J6, 29-33.

Vose, R.S., T.C. Peterson, R.L. Schmoyer, and J.E. Eischeid, 1995: The Global Historical Climatology Network, a preview of version 2. Ninth Conference on Applied Climatology, 15-20 Jan. 1995, Dallas, Texas. Preprint volume, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 59-64.

TECHNICAL REPORTS:

Kidwell, K.B., 1994 [i.e., 1995]: Global vegetation index user's guide and supplement. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA, NESDIS, National Climatic Data Center, Satellite Data Services Division, Washington, DC, 126 p.

Kidwell, K.B., 1995: NOAA polar orbiter data user's guide (TIROS-N, NOAA-6, NOAA-7, NOAA-8, NOAA-9, NOAA-10, NOAA-11, NOAA- 12, NOAA-13, and NOAA-14). U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA, NESDIS, National Climatic Data Center, Satellite Data Services Division, Washington, DC, 410 p.

Lott, N., T. Ross, and M. Sittel, 1995: White Christmas? Technical report 95-03. National Climatic Data Center, Research Customer Service Group, [Asheville, NC], 14 p. NCDC Online

[Lott, N., A. Graumann, J. Kobar, D. Ross, K. Ross, T. Ross and M. Sittel], 1995: Hurricane Opal. Technical report 95-02. National Climatic Data Center, Research Customer Service Group, [Asheville, NC], 19 p. NCDC Online

Lott, N., and M. Sittel, 1995: January & March 1995: a California cloudburst. Technical report 95-01. National Climatic Data Center, Research Customer Service Group, [Asheville, NC], 22 p. NCDC Online

Lott, N., and T. Ross, 1995: National Climatic Data Center products and services. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA, NESDIS, National Climatic Data Center, Research Customer Service Group, Asheville, NC, 52 p.

OTHER REPORTS (BOOKS, CHAPTERS IN BOOKS, ETC.)

Chernykh, I.V., and R.E. Eskridge, 1995: Cloud level determination. Optics for environmental and public safety. 19-23 June 1995, Fairgrounds, Munich, Germany. Unpublished symposium? held in conjunction with the SPIE symposium, Fiber optic and laser sensors XIII, 20-21 June, 1995, Munich, FRG (Proceedings, SPIE The International Society for Optical Engineering, v. 2510).

Gallo, K.P. (editor of journal), 1995- : Geocarto International, a multi-disciplinary journal of remote sensing and GIS.

Gallo, K.P., 1995: Global satellite assessment of urban heat islands: a strategy and preliminary results. (An oral presentation at the 12 Conference on Biometeorology and Aerobiology).

Karl, T.R. (editor of special issue), 1995: Long-term climate monitoring by the Global Climate Observing System, international meeting of experts, Asheville, North Carolina, USA. (Climatic change, 31 (2-4), 131-652).

Karl, T.[R.], 1995: Signals of human-induced climate warming, overview [Online USGCRP seminar]. Washington, DC, US Global Change Research Program. (Seminar/paper available at http://www.usgcrp.gov/usgcrp/seminars/951010SM.html) (1 html) (October 10-17 1995).

Karl, T.R., P.D. Jones, R.W. Knight, G. Kukla, N. Plummer, V. Razuvayev, K.P. Gallo, J. Lindseay, and T.C. Peterson, 1995: Asymmetric trends of daily maximum and minimum temperature. In: The natural climate variability on decade-to-century time scales. National Academy Press, Washington, D.C., 80-96.

Karl, T.R. Observed climate change in the instrumented record. (Invited Lecture at NASA Goddard.)

Karl, T.R. Long-term climate monitoring. (Invited lecture, Climate and Global Change Meeting, Feb 1995.)

Karl - Chair Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change and paper: "Observed climate variability and change."

Karl, T.R., R.W. Knight, G. Kukla, and J. Gavin, 1995: Evidence for radiative effects of anthropogenic sulfate aerosols in the observed climate record, chapter 19. In: Aerosol forcing of climate. New York: John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., 363-382. NCDC Staff

Peterson, T.C., 1995: Regional climate research and applications for the Americas. Monitoring for Climate Change Detection in the Americas, an Inter-American Institute for Global Change Research (IAI) and Global Climate Observing System (GCOS) Workshop. December 5-8 ... ; a del Mar, Chili. (Oral Presentation)

Peterson, T.C., David R. Easterling, and Thomas R. Karl, 1995: The role of urban warming in observed trends of maximum and minimum temperatures. 20th Annual Climate Diagnostics Workshop, October 23-27, Seattle. (Oral Presentation)

Peterson, T.C., 1995: Climate research at the U.S. National Climatic Data Center. Central Institute for Meteorology, Vienna, Austria, March 28. (Oral Presentation)

Peterson, T.C., 1995: Statistical and mathematical checks (for spatial and temporal consistency) on historical data series. WMO Global Training Seminar on Data Quality, Toulouse, France, March 20-25. (Oral Presentation)

Peterson, T.C., 1995: Importance of data quality for climate studies. WMO Global Training Seminar on Data Quality, Toulouse, France, March 20-25. (Oral Presentation)

Peterson, T.C., D.R. Easterling, and R.S. Vose, 1995: Observed long-term climate change in and around the warm pool. Symposium on the Regulation of Sea Surface Temperature and Warming of the Tropical Ocean-Atmosphere System, January 15-20, Dallas. (Oral Presentation)

Ross, T., and N. Lott. Billion dollar U.S. weather disasters 1980-1995. [Asheville, N.C.]: National Climatic Data Center, Research Customer Service Group, 1995.

Steurer, P.M., 1995: Data rescue at the National Climatic Data Center, progress and challenges. [Asheville, N.C.: National Climatic Data Center], 1995, 25 p. (August 1995). NCDC Online

The WMO guide to the applications of marine climatology. NCDC contributed a significant amount of material and is mentioned often in the text. Individuals cited include J.D. Elms, T.R.Karl, and R.G. Quayle.

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1994


Basist, A., G.D. Bell, and V. Meentemeyer, 1994: Statistical relationships between topography and precipitation patterns. Journal of climate 7 (9), 1305-1315. NCDC Staff

Bell, G.D., and A.N. Basist, 1994: The global climate of December 1992 - February 1993; part I, warm ENSO conditions continue in the tropical Pacific, California drought abates. Journal of climate 7 (10), 1581-1605. NCDC Staff

Carleton, A.M., D.E. Jelinski, D. Travis, D. Arnold, R. Brinegar, and D.R. Easterling, 1994: Climatic-scale vegetation--cloud interactions during drought using satellite data. International journal of climatology, 14 (6), 593-623.

Goodge, G., and G. Hammer, 1985-1994: North Carolina, ..., special weather summary. Climatological data, North Carolina, monthly summary. Asheville, N.C.: National Climatic Data Center, 1985-1994 (approximately). NCDC Sample ; NCDC Online CD,NC

Groisman, P.Y., and D.R. Easterling, 1994: Variability and trends of total precipitation and snowfall over the United States and Canada. Journal of climate, 7 (1), 184-205. NCDC Staff

Groisman, P.Y., and D.R. Legates, 1994: The accuracy of United States precipitation data. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 75 (2), 215-227.

Groisman, P.Y., T.R. Karl, and R.W. Knight, 1994: Changes of snow cover, temperature, and radiative heat balance over the Northern Hemisphere. Journal of climate, 7 (11), 1633-1656. NCDC Staff

Groisman, P.Y., T.R. Karl, and R.W. Knight, 1994: Observed impact of snow cover on the heat balance and the rise of continental spring temperatures. Science, 263 (5144), 198-200 (14 January 1994). NCDC Staff

Guttman, N.B., 1994: On the sensitivity of sample L moments to sample size. Journal of climate, 7 (6), 1026-1029. NCDC Staff

Guttman, N.B., J.R.M. Hosking, and J.R. Wallis, 1994: The 1993 Midwest extreme precipitation in historical and probabilistic perspective. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 75 (10), 1785-1792.

Johnson, G.L., J.M. Davis, T.R. Karl, A.L. McNab, and K.P. Gallo, 1994: Estimating urban temperature bias using polar-orbiting satellite data. Journal of applied meteorology, 33 (3), 358-369. NCDC Staff

Karl, T.R., 1994: Smudging the fingerprints. Nature, 371, 380-381. NCDC Staff

Karl, T.R., R.W. Knight, and J.R. Christy, 1994: Global and hemispheric temperature trends: uncertainties related to inadequate spatial sampling. Journal of climate, 7 (7), 1144-1163. NCDC Staff

Peterson, T.C., and D.R. Easterling, 1994: Creation of homogeneous composite climatological reference series. International journal of climatology, 14 (6), 671-679. NCDC Staff

Reynolds, R.W., and T.M. Smith, 1994: Improved global sea surface temperature analyses using optimum interpolation. Journal of climate 7 (6), 929-948. NCDC Staff

Smith, T.M., R.W. Reynolds, and C.F. Ropelewski, 1994: Optimal averaging of seasonal sea surface temperatures and associated confidence intervals (1860-1989). Journal of climate 7, 949-964 (June 1994). NCDC Staff

Snodgrass, R.J., 1994: Comments on "Wind measurement and archival under the automated surface observing system (ASOS): user concerns and opportunity for improvement." Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 75 (2), 259-260.

1b. ARTICLES IN REFEREED CD-ROM PUBLICATION:

U.S. Department of Commerce. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. National Climatic Data Center (compiler and distributor). NOAA National Environmental Watch (CD-ROM). Prototype [edition]. Asheville, NC, [Month? 1994]. (System requirements: Windows software) (CD-ROMs available from orders@ncdc.noaa.gov; INTERNET access available (Mosaic software required) through http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/; INTERNET.) (CD-ROMs available from ncdc.orders@noaa.gov or http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov)

The following articles are in the above CD-ROM (I used The Chicago Manual of Style, 1993, and The Complete Guide to Citing Government Information Sources, A Manual for Writers and Librarians, 1993, for these CD-ROM citations. I chose not to include most of the above information in every citation since they were all from the same source. I kept these as a separate group for that reason.

Guttman, N.B., 1994: Regional temporal trends of U.S. precipitation. In NOAA National Environmental Watch [CD-ROM]. Asheville, N.C.: National Climatic Data Center, 1994.

Guttman, N.B., 1994: Spatial comparability of the Palmer Drought Severity Index. In NOAA National Environmental Watch [CD-ROM]. Asheville, N.C.: National Climatic Data Center, 1994.

Karl, T.R., 1994: Recent rise of nighttime temperatures. In NOAA National Environmental Watch [CD-ROM]. Asheville, N.C.: National Climatic Data Center, 1994.

Karl, T.R., and N.B. Guttman, 1994: Global Warming Update. In NOAA National Environmental Watch [CD-ROM]. Asheville, N.C.: National Climatic Data Center, 1994.

2. PAPERS IN REPORTS OF TECHNICAL CONFERENCES OR MEETINGS:

Crandell, J.H., P.M. Steurer, and W. Freeborne, 1994: Demonstration, analysis, and development of frost protected shallow foundations and freezing index climatography for residential construction applications in the United States. Proceedings of the 7th International Cold Regions Engineering Specialty Conference, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, March 7-9, 1994, Cold regions engineering, a global perspective [Available only online: http://www.members.shaw.ca] (March 1994). Access ; NCDC Online

Easterling, D.R., and T.C. Peterson, 1994: A new technique for detecting and adjusting for undocumented discontinuities in climatic time series. Sixth Conference on Climate Variations, January 23-28, 1994, Nashville, TN, American Meteorology Society, Boston, MA, 175-177.

Faas, W.M., and R.J. Snodgrass, 1994: Future on-line data access at NOAA's National Climatic Data Center. Tenth International Conference On Interactive Information and Processing Systems for Meteorology, Oceanography, and Hydrology, 23-28 January 1994, Nashville, TN, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 62-66.

Gallo, K.P., J.D. Tarpley, A.L. McNab, T.R. Karl, and J.F. Brown, 1994: Assessment of urban heat islands: a satellite perspective. Preprint, 21st Conference on Agricultural and Forest Meteorology and 11th Conference on Biometeorology and Aerobiology, March 7-11, 1994, San Diego, CA, American Meteorology Society, Boston, MA, 353-356.

Groisman, P., D.R. Easterling and R.G. Quayle, 1994: Reducing biases in estimates of precipitation over the United States. 6th AMS Conference on Climate Variations, Nashville, American Meteorology Society, Boston, MA, 165-169.

Groisman, P.Y., T.R. Karl, and R.W. Knight, 1994: Snow cover variations over the Northern Hemisphere and their relationship to temperature, heat balance and ENSO. Climate variations in Europe, proceedings of the European Workshop on climatic variations held in Kirkkonummi (Majvik), Finland, 15-18 May 1994. European Climate Support Network, Finnish Meteorological Institute, Nordic Council of Ministers, and the Academy of Finland, Painatuskeskus Oy, Helsinki, 201-204.

Hadeen, K.D., and N.B. Guttman, 1994: Homogeneity of data and the climate record. Papers presented at the WMO Technical Conference on Instruments and Methods of Observation (TECO-94), Geneva, Switzerland, Feb. 28-Mar. 3, 1994 (WMO/TD 588 and IOM 57). World Meteorological Organization, Geneva, Switzerland, 3-11.

Karl. T.R., D.R. Easterling, T.C. Peterson, C.B. Baker, P.D. Jones, G. Kukla, N. Plummer, V.N. Razuvaev, and B. Horton, 1994: An update on the asymmetric day/night land surface warming. Sixth Conference on Climate Variations, January 23-28, 1994, Nashville. TN, American Meteorology Society, Boston, MA, 170-172.

Kukla, G., R.G. Quayle, and T.R. Karl, 1994: Is global warming mostly at night? Global Climate Change Conference, April 5-8, 1994, Phoenix, AZ, Air &amp; Waste Management Association, Pittsburgh, PA., 1-16 ( pagination not unique to article).

Peterson, T.C., D.R. Easterling, R.S. Vose, and J.K. Eischeid, 1994: Homogeneous global mean temperature time series. Preprints. Sixth Conference on Climate Variations, January 23-28, Nashville, Tennessee, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 173-174.

Snodgrass, R.J., and R.S. Cram, 1994: ASOS Data Continuity. Tenth International Conference On Interactive Information and Processing Systems for Meteorology, Oceanography, and Hydrology, 23-28 January 1994, Nashville, Tennessee, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 67-72.

3.NON-NOAA MONOGRAPHS

Peterson, T.C., 1994: Report of the International Workshop on Quality Control of Monthly Climate Data, National Climatic Data Center, Asheville, North Carolina, USA, October 5-6, 1993, ORNL/CDIAC 69, NCDC Global Climate Laboratory Monograph, National Climatic Data Center, Carbon Dioxide Information Analysis Center, World Meteorological Organization, [Oak Ridge, TN?], [1994], 28 p.

Razuvaev, V.N., E.G. Apasova, R.A. Martuganov(contributors); R.S. Vose, and P.M. Steurer (preparers), 1993: Daily temperature and precipitation data for 223 USSR stations, (ORNL/CDIAC-56; NDP-040). Oak Ridge, Tenn.: Carbon Dioxide Information Analysis Center, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, 127 p. CDIAC HTML ; CDIAC PDF ; NCDC Staff

[Steurer, P.M., in acknowledgements], 1994: Design guide for frost-protected shallow foundations [Prepared for U.S. Dept. of Housing and Urban Development, Office of Policy Development and Research; prepared by NAHB researcj Center, Upper Marlboro, MD], NTIS: PB95-182358, 42 p. (June 1994). NCDC Online

4.NESDIS TECHNICAL REPORTS AND MEMORANDA, NESDIS SERIES ONLY 5.NESDIS SPONSORED CONTRACTS AND GRANTS--FINAL REPORTS ONLY

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Bibliography, 1993


The NESDIS Bibliography includes only the following 5 divisions:

1.ARTICLES IN REFEREED PERIODICALS OR SUBSTANTIAL BOOK CHAPTERS

2.PAPERS IN REPORTS OF TECHNICAL CONFERENCES OR MEETINGS

3.NON-NOAA MONOGRAPHS (SUBSTANTIAL AUTHORSHIP, NOT PRIMARILY DATA CONTRIBUTORS)

4.NOAA TECHNICAL REPORTS AND MEMORANDA, NESDIS SERIES ONLY

5.FINAL REPORTS OF NESDIS SPONSORED CONTRACTS AND GRANTS

(Non-refereed periodicals, e.g., Weatherwise, or book reviews are excluded. Also excluded are NCDC and other NOAA (except NESDIS) serial publications.)

1. ARTICLES IN REFEREED PERIODICALS OR SUBSTANTIAL BOOK CHAPTERS:

Deser, C., S. Wahl, and J.J. Bates, 1993: The influence of sea surface temperature gradients on stratiform cloudiness along the equatorial front in the Pacific Ocean. Journal of climate, 6 (6), 1172-1180, (June 1, 1993). NCDC Staff

Folland, C.K., R.W. Reynolds, M. Gordon, and D.E. Parker, 1993: A study of six operational sea surface temperature analyses. Journal of climate, 6 (1), 96-113 (January 1993). NCDC Staff

Gallo, K.P., A.L. McNab, T.R. Karl, J.F. Brown, J.J. Hood, and J.D. Tarpley, 1993: The use of NOAA AVHRR data for assessment of the urban heat island effect. Journal of applied meteorology, 32 (5), 899-908. NCDC Staff

Gallo, K.P., A.L. McNab, T.R. Karl, J.F. Brown, J.J. Hood, and J.D. Tarpley, 1993: The use of a vegetation index for assessment of the urban heat island effect. International journal of remote sensing, 14 (11), 2223-2230. NCDC Staff

Guttman, N.B., J.J. Lee, and J.R. Wallis, 1993: Heavy winter precipitation in southwest Arizona. Eos Transactions, American Geophysical Union, 74 (42), 482-485.

Guttman, N.B., J.R.M. Hosking, and J.R. Wallis, 1993: Regional precipitation quantile values for the continental U.S. computed from L-moments. Journal of climate, 6 (12), 2326-2340.

Guttman, N.B., 1993: The use of L-moments in the determination of regional precipitation climates. Journal of climate, 6 (12), 2309-2325.

Halpert, M.S., C.R. Ropelewski, T.R. Karl, J.K. Angell, L.L. Stowe, R.R. Heim, Jr., A.J. Miller, and D.R. Rodenhuis, 1993: 1992 brings return to moderate global temperatures. EOS Transactions, American Geophysical Union, 74 (38), 433,437-438.

Johnson, G.L., J.M. Davis, T.R. Karl, A.L. McNab, J.D. Tarpley, and P. Bloomfield, 1993: The use of polar-orbiting satellite sounding data to estimate rural maximum and minimum temperatures. Journal of applied meteorology, 32 (5), 857-870. NCDC Staff

Karl, T.R., 1993: Missing pieces of the puzzle. National geographic research &amp; exploration, 9 (2), 234-250. NCDC Staff

Karl, T.R., P.Y. Groisman, R.W. Knight, and R.R. Heim, Jr., 1993: Recent variations of snow cover and snowfall in North America and their relation to precipitation and temperature variations. Journal of climate, 6 (7), 1327-1344. NCDC Staff

Karl, T.R., P.D. Jones, R.W. Knight, G. Kukla, N. Plummer, V. Razuvayev, K.P. Gallo, J. Lindseay, and T.C. Peterson, 1993: A new perspective on recent global warming: Asymmetric trends of daily maximum and minimum temperature. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 74 (6), 1007-1024. NCDC Staff

Karl, T.R., R.G. Quayle, and P.Y. Groisman, 1993: Detecting climate variations and change: new challenges for observing and data management systems. Journal of climate, 6 (8), 1481-1494. NCDC Staff

Kukla, G., and T.R. Karl, 1993: Nighttime warming and the greenhouse effect. Environmental Science &amp; Technology, 27 (8), 1468-1474. NCDC Staff

Reynolds, R.W., 1993: Impact of Mount Pinatubo aerosols on satellite-derived sea surface temperatures. Journal of climate, 6 (4), 768-776 (April 1993). NCDC Staff

Reynolds, R.W., and D.C. Marsico, 1993: An improved real-time global sea surface temperature analysis. Journal of climate, 6, 114-119 (January 1993). NCDC Staff

Robinson, D.A., K.F. Dewey, and R.R. Heim, Jr., 1993: Global snow cover monitoring: An update. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 74 (9), 1689-1696.

Wang, W-C, Q.-Y. Zhang, D.R. Easterling, and T.R. Karl, 1993: Beijing cloudiness since 1875. Journal of climate, 6 (10) 1921-1927. NCDC Staff

Wu, X., J.J. Bates, and S.j. Singh khalsa, 1993: A climatology of the water vapor band brightness temperatures from NOAA operational satellites. Journal of climate, 6 (7), 1282-1300, (July 1, 1993). NCDC Staff

2. PAPERS IN REPORTS OF TECHNICAL CONFERENCES OR MEETINGS:

Collander, R.S., E.I. Tollerud, L. Li, and A. Viront-Lazar, 1993: Hourly precipitation data and station histories, a research assessment. Proceedings of the Eighth Symposium on Meteorological Observations and Instrumentation, January 17-22, 1993 Anaheim, California, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 153-158 (January 1993). NCDC Staff

Evans, S.M., and R.J. Snodgrass, 1993: Continuity of cloud information in the automated era: combined ASOS-GOES cloud cover. Preprints. Ninth International Conference on Interactive Information and Processing Systems for Meteorology, Oceanography and Hydrology, Jan. 17-22, 1993, Anaheim, Calif., American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 134-139.

Easterling, D.R., R.G. Quayle, P.Y. Hughes, and T.C. Peterson, 1993: The effects of thermometer changes on the temperature record of U.S. first-order stations. Eighth Symposium on Meteorological Observations and Instrumentations, Special Sessions on Water Vapor and Ultraviolet Measurements, Jan. 17-22, 1993, Anaheim, California, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, J3-J5.

Guttman, N.B., 1993: NCDC: Data availability and recent precipitation characterization. Proceedings of American Geophysical Union Thirteenth Annual Hydrology Days, March 30-April 2, 1993, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado, Hydrology Days Publications, Atherton, CA, American Geophysical Union, Washington, D.C., 29-40.

Guttman, N.B., J.R. Wallis, and J.R.M. Hosking, 1993: Temporal trends of precipitation quantiles by region. Conference on Hydroclimatology January 17-22, 1993, Anaheim, California, American Meteorology Society, Boston, MA, 144-147.

Heddinghaus, T.R., P. Sabol, A. Herman, and R. Heim, 1993: Availability and applicability of near real-time U.S. climatic division data from the climate analysis center. Preprints. Eighth Conference on Applied Climatology, January 17-22 1993, Anaheim, California, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 255-260.

Heim, R.R., Jr., J.R. Owenby, and K.F. Dewey, 1993: Changes in U.S. Climate: 1961-90 vs. 1931-60. Preprints. Eighth Conference on Applied Climatology, January 17-22 1993, Anaheim, California, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 101-106.

Heim, R.R., Jr., W.O. Brown, J.R. Owenby, and C. Garvin, 1993: Circulation indices for the contiguous United States: 1895-1992. Proceedings of the Seventeenth Annual Climate Diagnostics Workshop, held at the University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK, March 1993, U.S. Dept. of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, National Weather Service, Climate Analysis Center/NMC, Camp Springs, MD, 124-129.

Peterson, T.C., D.R. Easterling, R.S. Vose, and J.K. Eischeid, 1993: The Global Historical Climatology Network, precipitation data. Proceedings of the International Symposium on Precipitation and Evaporation, Bratislava, Slovakia, September 20-24 1993, Vol. 1: Precipitation Measurement &amp; Quality Control, Slovak Hydrometeorological Institute, Bratislava, Slovakia, 82-87.

Peterson, T.C., and D.R. Easterling, 1993: Creation of homogeneous meteorological reference series. Eighth Symposium on Meteorological Observations and Instrumentations, Special Sessions on Water Vapor and Ultraviolet Measurements, Jan. 17-22, 1993, Anaheim, California, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, J31-J34.

Ross, T.F., 1993: NCDC's Research Customer Service Group-- products and services tailored to the scientific researcher. Preprints. Eighth Conference on Applied Climatology, January 17-22 1993, Anaheim, California, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 273-278.

Ross, T.F., 1993: The use and misuse of climatic data by the private and public sector. Preprints. Eighth Conference on Applied Climatology, January 17-22 1993, Anaheim, California, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 291-292.

Ross, T.F., 1993: The National Climatic Data Center (NCDC)--a look at new products and services using today's innovative technology. Preprints. Ninth International Conference on Interactive Information and Processing Systems for Meteorology, Oceanography, and Hydrology, Jan. 17-22, 1993, Anaheim, Calif., American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 176-180.

Snodgrass, R.J., and S.M. Evans, 1993: Automated Surface Observing System (ASOS) high resolution data. Preprints. Ninth International Conference on Interactive Information and Processing Systems for Meteorology, Oceanography, and Hydrology, Jan. 17-22, 1993, Anaheim, Calif., American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 270-276.

Vose, R.S., T.C. Peterson, R.L. Schmoyer, J.K. Eischeid, P.M. Steurer, R. Heim, Jr., and T.R. Karl, 1993: The Global Historical Climatology Network: Long-term monthly temperature, precipitation, and pressure data. Fourth Symposium on Global Change Studies, January 17-22, 1993, Anaheim, California, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 312-317.

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JOURNAL ARTICLES:

Bissinger, Roger, 1992: The global climate perspectives system (GCPS): the hardware/software component. Eighth International Conference on Interactive Information and Processing Systems for Meteorology, Oceanography, and Hydrology, Atlanta, GA, January 5-10, 1992., pp.?.

Doty, S.R., D.J. Foster, and R.J. Snodgrass, 1992: Summary of the retrospective upper-air data user requirements workshop. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 73 (9), 1449-1451.

Elms, J.D., and R.G. Quayle, 1992: Multi-decade sea surface temperature trends in American waters afflicted by coral bleaching. NOAA conference on coral bleaching. 5p.

Elms, J.D., R.G. Quayle and S. Woodruff, 1992: Where have all the data gone? Mariners weather log, 36 (2), 10-13.

Golubev, V.S., P.Y. Groisman, and R. Quayle, 1992: An evaluation of the United States standard 8-inch nonrecording rain gauge at the Valdai Polygan, Russia. Journal of atmospheric and oceanic technology, 9, 624-629.

Groisman, P.Y., 1992: Possible regional climatic consequences of Pinatubo eruption: An empirical approach. Geophysical research letters, 19 (15), 1603-1606.

Guttman, N.B., 1992: Review of The Travelers Almanac II. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 73, 1470-1471.

Guttman, N.B., J.R. Wallis, and J.R.M. Hosking, 1992: Spatial comparability of the Palmer drought severity index. Water resources bulletin, 28 (6), 1111-1119.

Guttman, N.B. and R.L. Lehman, 1992: Estimation of daily degree-hours. Journal of applied meteorology, 31 (7), 797-810.

Peterson, T.C., T.P. Barnett, E. Roeckner, and T.H. Vonder Haar, 1992: An analysis of the relationship between cloud anomalies and sea surface temperature anomalies in a global circulation model. Journal of geophysical research - atmospheres, 97 (D18), 20, 497-502, 506.

Portman, D.A., W.C. Wany, and T.R. Karl, 1992: Comparison of general circulation model and observed regional climates: daily and seasonal variability. Journal of climate, 5 (4), 343-353. NCDC Staff

Reek, T., S.R. Doty, and T.W. Owen, 1992: A deterministic approach to the validation of historical daily temperature and precipitation data from the cooperative network. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 73 (6), 753-762. NCDC Staff

PROCEEDINGS:

Easterling, D.R. and T.C. Peterson, 1992: Techniques for detecting and adjusting for artificial discontinuities in climatological time series: a review. Proceedings of the 5th International Meeting on Statistical Climatology, June 22-26, 1992, Toronto, Canada, Environment Canada, Ottawa, Canada, J28-J32.

Elms, J.D., 1992: The comprehensive ocean-atmosphere data set (COADS): its evolution, applications and future enhancements. Global ocean partnership; MTS 92 proceedings, October 19-21, 1992, Washington, DC, Marine Technology Society, Washington DC, 507-514.

Elms, J.D., 1992: Status of NCDC keying of historical marine data. Proceedings of the International COADS Workshop, January 13-15, 1992, Boulder, CO, U.S. Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Climate Research Division, Boulder, CO, 37-45.

Elms, J.D. and R.G. Quayle, 1992: Multi-decade sea surface temperature trends in American waters afflicted by coral bleaching. Proceedings of the 3rd Symposium on Global Change Studies, January, 5-10, 1992, Atlanta, GA, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 98-101.

Folland, C.K., T.R. Karl, N. Nicholls, B.S. Nyenzi, D.E. Parker, and K.Va. Vinnikov, 1992: Observed climate variability and change. Climate change 1992, The supplementary report to the IPCC scientific assessment, Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Cchange, Cambridge University Press, 135-170.

Guttman, N.B., 1992: The use of L-moments in the determination of regional precipitation climates. Proceedings of the 12th Conference on Probability and Statistics in the atmospheric sciences, June 22-26, 1992, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 231-236.

Guttman, N.B., J.R. Wallis, and J.R.M. Hosking, 1992: Regional precipitation climates. Proceedings of the 1992 International Winter Meeting, December 15-18, 1992, American Society of Agricultural Engineers, Nashville, TN. (pages ?)

Hadeen, K.D., 1992: Global and regional baseline data sets for climate change studies. World Climate Programme data and monitoring, Final report of the CCI Working Group on Climate Data and its rapporteurs, World Meteorological Organization (WMO/TD no. 523) 39-49.

McGuirk, M.P., S.M. Williams and W. Faas, 1992: Wind Profiler Demonstration Network Metadata Access System. Proceedings of the Eighth International Conference on Interactive Information and Processing Systems for Meteorology, Oceanography, and Hydrology, Atlanta, GA, January 5-10, 1992, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, ?pp.

Peterson, T.C., and R. Vose, 1992: The Global historical climatology network (GHCN): Present and future. Proceedings of the Seventeenth Annual Climate Diagnostics Workshop, held at the University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK, March 1993, U.S. Dept. of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, National Weather Service, Climate Analysis Center/NMC, Camp Springs, MD, 172-177.

Peterson, T.C., and T.H. Vonder Haar, 1992: The relationship between clear sky water vapor and SST anomalies. Proceedings of the 6th Conference on Satellite Meteorology and Oceanography, January 5-10, 1992, Atlanta, GA, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 341-344 (January 1992). NCDC Staff

Peterson, T.C. and T.H. Vonder Haar, 1992: An observational analysis useful in evaluating coupled ocean-atmosphere climate and GCMs. Proceedings of the Third Symposium on Global Change Studies, January, 5-10, 1992, Atlanta, GA, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 122-124 (January 1992). NCDC Staff

Reek, T., S.R. Doty, and T.W. Owen, 1992: A deterministic approach to the creation of a baseline data set utilizing the historical temperature and precipitation data from the U.S. Cooperative Network. Proceedings of the 5th International Meeting on Statistical Climatology, 2-26 June 1992, Toronto, Canada, Environment Canada, Ottawa, Canada, 35-38. NCDC Staff

Snodgrass, R.J. and S.M. Evans, 1992: Improved data access and products in the automated era: Automated Surface Observing System (ASOS). Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Interactive Information and Processing Systems for Meteorology, Oceanography, and Hydrology, January 5-10, 1992, Atlanta, GA, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 229-232.

OTHER:

Decker, W.L., 1992: A preliminary analysis of the changes of geopotential heights and temperatures of the 700 and 500 mb levels due to changes in instrumentation and practice. Contract PO40EANE101503, University of Missouri-Columbia, Columbia, Mo., 113 p.

Folland, C.K., T.R. Karl, N. Nicholls, B.S. Nyenzi, D.E. Parker & K.Y. Vinnikov, 1992: Observed climate variability and change (part A). In: Climate change 1992, the supplementary report to the IPCC scientific assessment, [Houghton, J.T., B.A. Callander and S.K. Varney (eds.)]. New York: Cambridge University Press, 200 p.

Guttman, N.B., J.R. Wallis and J.R.M. Hosking, 1992: Regional temporal trends of precipitation quantiles. In: Research report RC18453, (Thomas J. Watson IBM [International Business Machines Corporation] Research Center, Yorktown Heights, N.Y), pp.? (title of report?)

Huang, H-J, 1992: Report on quality control system for CARDS (Comprehensive Aerological Reference Data Set). Contract PO40EANE101504, University of North Carolina-Asheville, Asheville, N.C., 23 p.

Kukla, G., and T.R. Karl, 1992: Recent rise of the nighttime temperatures in the Northern Hemisphere. DOE research summary no. 14. Carbon Dioxide Information Analysis Center, 1-4 (January 1992).

Steurer, P.M. and A. Nold, 1992: Climatic data summaries from Hourly precipitation data and state climatic divisions, Appendix I-A (Aug. 1986 reprint). In: The ESE National Precipitation Databook. United States [Des Plaines, Ill.]: Cahners Publishing Co., I: [iii], 1-7,[8-12], A-1-[A-8] (23 p.) NCDC Staff

Vose, R.S., P.M. Steurer, R. Heim, T.R. Karl, and T. Peterson, 1992: The Global Historical Climatology Network, long-term monthly temperature, precipitation, sea level pressure and station pressure data, (ORNL/CDIAC 53, NDP-041). Oak Ridge, Tenn.: Carbon Dioxide Information Analysis Center, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, 99 p. CDIAC HTML ; CDIAC PDF ; NCDC Staff

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DeCotiis, A.G., V. Jandhyala and G. Goodrum, 1991: The image library and browse system (ILABS). Global and planetary change, journal of palaeogeography, palaeoclimatology, and palaeocology, 90 (1-3): 281-285.

Gallo, K. (ed.), 1991: Remote sensing using AVHRR, editor's note. Geocarto international, a multi-disciplinary journal of remote sensing, 6 (2), 59 (June 1991). NCDC Staff

Gallo, K.P., J.F. Brown, A.L. McNab, D. Tarpley, and T. R. Karl, 1991: The use of multi-satellite data and advanced analysis techniques for climatological applications: assessment of urban heat island temperature bias. Proceedings of the 7th Conference of Applied Climatology, September 10-13 1991, Salt Lake City, UT, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 22-26.

Gallo, K.P., J.F. Brown, A.L. McNab, D. Tarpley and T.R. Karl, 1991: The use of multi-satellite data and advanced analysis techniques for climatological applications: assessment of urban heat island temperature bias. Proceedings of the 7th Conference of Applied Climatology, September 10-13, 1991, Salt Lake City, UT, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 22-26.

Groisman, P.Y., V.V. Koknaeva, T.A. Belokrylova, and T.R. Karl, 1991: Overcoming biases of precipitation measurement: a history of the USSR experience. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 72 (11), 1725-1733 (November 1991). NCDC Staff

Guttman, N.B., 1991: A sensitivity analysis of the Palmer hydrologic drought index. Water resources bulletin, 27 (5), 797-807 (October 1991). NCDC Staff

Guttman, N.B., 1991: Using secondary data sources. Climatic change, 18, 95-105 (January 1991). NCDC Staff

Guttman, N.B., 1991: January singularities in the Northeast from a statistical viewpoint. Journal of applied meteorology, 30, 358-367.

Heim, R.R., [Jr.], 1991: Drought in the United States, mid 1991 update and historical perspective. Drought network news 3 (3), 13-15.

Heim, R.R., [Jr.], 1991: Drought in the United States, early 1991 update and historical perspective. Drought network news 3 (2), 14-17.

Heim, R.R., 1991: Drought in the United States, 1990 end-of-year update and historical perspective. Drought network news 3 (1), 11-13.

Heim, R.R., 1991: The 1989-90 drought and wet spell conditions in the contiguous United States. Proceedings of the 15th Annual Climate Diagnostics Workshop, October 29 - November 2, 1990, Asheville, NC, DOC/NC/OAA/NWS, 18-21.

Heim, R.R., and T.R. Karl, 1991: Major 1980's climate events in the United States in historical perspective. Proceedings of the 7th Conference on Applied Climatology, September 10-13, 1991, Salt Lake City, UT, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 247-253.

Heim, R.R., and R.G. Quayle, 1991: Global climate perspectives system to monitor climate change. Earth system monitor, 2 (1), 1-4.

Heim, R.R., R.G. Quayle, T.R. Karl and D. Ezell, 1991: Quality control of monthly data for global climate perspectives. Proceedings of the 7th Conference on Applied Climatology, September 10-13, 1991, Salt Lake City, UT, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 146-150.

Karl, T.R., R.R. Heim, Jr., and R.G. Quayle, 1991: The greenhouse effect in central North America: if not now, when? Science, 251, 1058-1061 (1 March 1991). NCDC Staff

Karl, T.R., G. Kukla, V.N. Razuvayev, M.J. Changery, R.G. Quayle, R.R. Heim, Jr., D.R. Easterling, and C.B. Fu, 1991: Global warming, evidence for asymmetric diurnal temperature change. Geophysical research letters, 18 (12), 2253-2256 (December 1991). NCDC Staff

Karl, T.R., W.C. Wang, M. Schlesinger, R.W. Knight, and D.A. Portman, 1991: A method of relating general circulation model simulated climate to the observed local climate, part I, seasonal statistics, Journal of climate, 3 (10), 1053-1079. NCDC Staff

Lulla, K.P., and M.R. Helfert, 1991: Space shuttle earth observations, interviews with John Young, NASA's senior astronaut and earth observer, and Jay Apt, a first-time flown astronaut. Geocarto international, a multi-disciplinary journal of remote sensing, 6 (2), 65-70 (June 1991). NCDC Staff

Lulla, K.P., and M.R. Helfert, 1991: Space shuttle earth observations, smoke palls induced by Kuwaiti oilfield fires mapped from space shuttle imagery. Geocarto international, a multi-disciplinary journal of remote sensing, 6 (2), 71-79 (June 1991). NCDC Staff.

McCabe, G.J., and R.R. Heim, 1991: Seasonal summaries of hydrologic conditions water year 1989. National water summary 1988-89 hydrologic events and floods and droughts, (U.S. Geological survey water-supply paper 2375), 50-57.

Metcalf, K., 1991: An on-line inventory of NCDC's polar orbiting satellite data. Global and planetary change, journal of palaeogeography, palaeoclimatology, palaeocology, 90 (1-3), 287.

Peterson, T.C., L.O. Grant, W.R. Cotton, and D.C. Rogers, 1991: The effect of decoupled low-level flow on winter orographic clouds and precipitation in the Yampa River Valley. Journal of applied meteorology, 30 (3), 368-386. NCDC Staff

Preston, L.D. and P.M. Steurer 1991: The National Climatic Data Center library, a treasure trove for data archaeologists. Earth system monitor, 1 (4), 3-4.

Quayle, R.G., and J.D. Elms, 1991: GEOSAT versus ship and wave climate data comparisons. AMS 7th Conference on Applied Climatology, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 6 p.

Quayle, R.G., D.R. Easterling, T.R. Karl, and P.J. Hughes, 1991: Effects of recent thermometer changes in the cooperative station network. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 72 (11), 1718-1724. NCDC Staff

Robel, J.M., 1991: NOAA's AVHRR archive. Geocarto international, a multi-disciplinary journal of remote sensing, 6 (2), 60-64 (June 1991). NCDC Staff

Steurer, P.M, 1991: Methods used to calculate an estimate of the 100-year return period of the air-freezing index. In: Final report, frost protected shallow foundation development program, phase II. Upper Marlboro, Md.: NAHB Research Center, Appendix A, p. [i]-[6]. NAHB, new ed.

Steurer, P.M., and T.R. Karl, 1991: Historical sunshine and cloud data in the United States. (ORNL/CDIAC NDP-021/R1). Carbon Dioxide Information Analysis Center, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, Tenn.

Woodruff, S., R.G. Quayle, S. Lubker, E. Radok, and E. Doggett, 1991: Differences within and among surface marine data sets. Boulder, Colo.: U.S. Dept. of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Environmental Research Laboratories, Climate Monitoring and Diagnostics Laboratory, Climate Research Division, 1991, 216 pp. [QC874.3.D5 1991 NCDC Library]

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Changery, M.J., C.N. Williams, M.L. Dickenson, and B.L. Wallace, 1990. Joint U.S. Navy/U.S. Air Force climatic study of the upper atmosphere, January- December (12 vols. NAVAIR 50-1C-1 thru 50-1C-12 & AWS/TR-89/001 thru AWS/TR-89/012).

Davidson, K., 1990: Report of the expert group on global baseline datasets, 22-26 January 1990. (WDCP no. 11, WMO TD no. 359), World Meteorological Organization.

Davidson, K., 1990: The Global Climate System in 1989, WMO annual report, 1989. WMO no. 734.

Davidson, K., and A. Laptev, 1990: CLICOM Project, Climate Data Management System. (WDCP no. 6, WMO TD no. 299), World Meteorological Organization.

Davidson, K., C. Kecskemeti, and A. Aureli, 1990: Report of the meeting on archival survey for climate history (WDCP no. 12, WMO TD no. 372). Geneva, Switzerland, World Meteorological Organization.

Davidson, K., N.[B.] Guttman, C. Ropelewski, N. Canfield, E. Spackman, and D. Gullett, 1990: Calculation of monthly and annual 30-year standard normals (WDCP no. 10, WMO TD no. 341), World Meteorological Organization.

Davidson, K., P. David, K. Dawson, and M. Dengo, 1990: Report of Meeting of CLICOM Experts. (WDCP no. 9, WMO TD no. 342). World Meteorological Organization.

Davidson, K., P. Schoelfield , A. Chowdhury, and C. Ropelewski, 1990: The Global Climate System, 1986-1988. (WDCP-CSM R 84/86/88), World Meteorological Organization.

Easterling, D.R., 1990: Persistent patterns of thunderstorm activity in the central United States, Journal of climate 3 (12), 1380-1389. NCDC Staff

Elms, J.D., T.R. Karl, A.L. McNab, J.R. Christy and R.W. Spencer, 1990: A preliminary analysis of the co-variation of surface and mid-tropospheric temperatures, 41st Congress of the International Astronautical Federation, IAF -90-152, 4 p.

Ewing, J.A., and R.G. Quayle, 1990: Wind, wave and current data for the design of ships and offshore structures. Marine structures 3, 421-459.

Falconer, Phillip D. and W.H. Haggard, Chapter 35B, Forensic Sciences, "Forensic Meteorology", Matthew Bender & Company, Incorporated, NY, 1990.

Folland, C.K, T. Karl, and K.Y. Vinnikov, 1990: Observed climate variations and change (chapter 7). In: Climate change, the IPCC scientific assessment, report prepared for IPCC by Working Group I, [Houghton, J.T., et al. (eds.)]. Geneva: WMO, IPCC; New York: UNEP; Press Syndicate of the University of Cambridge, 364 p.

Guttman, N.B., 1990: Data management to reduce uncertainties of greenhouse effect prognostications and to validate climate change models. Proceedings of a research symposium, October 12-13, 1990, Phoenix, AZ, 19-21.

Guttman, N.B., and R.G. Quayle, 1990: A review of cooperative temperature data validation. Journal of atmospheric and oceanic technology, 7, 334-339. NCDC Staff

Hadeen, K.D., and R.J. Snodgrass, 1990: Data availability at the National Climatic Data Center. Earth system monitor, 1 (1), 3 (June 1990).

Jones, P.D., P.Y. Groisman, M. Coughlan, N. Plummer, W.-C. Wang, and T.R. Karl, 1990: Assessment of urbanization effects in time series of surface air temperature over land. Nature, 347 (6289), 169-172 [doi:10.1038/347169a0] (13 September 1990). NCDC Staff

Karl, T.R., 1990: Climatological drought prediction. Proceedings of the seminar and workshop, drought management and planning, Eds., Wilhite, Wood, and Kay, Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources, University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

Karl, T.R., 1990: Global warming: are we being misled by the averaged means. Preprints of the Beijing International Symposium on Climate Change, Aug 9-12, 1990.

Karl, T.R., Bradley, R., and K.Y. Vinniknov, 1990: Recent global climate trends. In Prospects for future climate, Eds., M.C. MacCracken, A.D. Hecht, M.I. Budyko, and Y.A. Izrael. Lewis Publishers, Inc., 270 p.

Karl, T.R., R.R. Heim, Jr., 1990: Are droughts becoming more frequent in the United States? Geophysical research letters, 17 (11), 1921-1924 (October 1990). NCDC Staff

Karl, T.R., and P.M. Steurer, 1990: Increased cloudiness in the United States during the first half of the twentieth century: fact or fiction? Geophysical research letters, 17 (11), 1925-1928 (October 1990). NCDC Staff

Karl, T.R., and W.C. Wang, 1990: Urban warming in global data sets, a current assessment. Preprints of the Beijing International Symposium on climatic change, Aug. 9-12, 1990.

Plantico, M.S., T.R. Karl, G. Kukla, and J. Gavin, 1990: Is recent climate change across the United States related to rising levels of anthropogenic greenhouse gases? Journal of geophysical research - atmospheres, 95 (D10), 16617-16637 (September 20, 1990). NCDC Staff

Riebsame, W.R., S.A. Changnon, Jr., and T.R. Karl, 1990: The 1987-89 drought in the United States: lessons for the future. Proceedings of the seminar and workshop, drought management and planning. Eds., Wilhote, Wood, and Kay, Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources, University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

Reek, T., and M. Crowe, 1990: A rules based geographical information system for the geographical edit and analysis of cooperative network data (GEA), ASAE International Summer Meeting, Paper no. 904050 [microfiche], American Society of Agricultural Engineers, St. Joseph, MI.

Schwartz, M.D., and T.R. Karl, 1990: Spring phenology : nature's experiment to detect the effect of a "green-up" maximum surface temperature. Monthly weather review, 118 (4), 883-890. NCDC Staff

[Steurer, P.M., project leader], 1990: U.S. Navy hindcast spectral ocean wave model climatic atlas : Mediterranean Sea, NAVAIR 50-1C-557. Asheville, NC : Naval Oceanography Command Detachment [and National Climatic Data Center, 309 (January 1990). [Not online at this time 1/05]

Wang, W.C., Z. Zeng and T.R. Karl, 1990: Urban heat islands in China. Geophysical research letters, 17 (12), 2377-2380 (December 1990). NCDC Staff

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1989



Bates, J., and C. Gautier, 1989: Interaction between net shortwave flux and sea surface temperature. Journal of applied meteorology, 28 (1), 43-51, (January 1, 1989). NCDC Staff

Brower, W.A., Jr., R.G. Baldwin, C.N. Williams, Jr., J.L. Wise, and L.D. Leslie, 1989: Climatic atlas of the outer continental shelf waters and coastal regions of Alaska, volume 3, Chukchi-Beaufort Sea. NAVAIR 50-1C-553, MMS 87-0013, National Climatic Data Center for the U.S. Navy, 524 p.

Elms, J.D., 1989: U.S. Navy regional climatic study of the central coast Asia coast and associated waters, NAVAIR 50-1C-556, 324 p.

Guttman, N.B., 1989: Statistical descriptors of climate. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 70 (6), 602-607.

Guttman, N.B., 1989: Climatic normals and the description of climate. Proceedings of the 6th Conference on Applied Climatology, March 7-10, 1989, Charleston, SC, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 18-23.

Guttman, N.B., 1989: Measuring the performance of data validators. Proceedings of the 6th Conference on Applied Climatology, March 7-10, 1989, Charleston, SC, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 118-119.

Guttman, N.B., 1989: Data problems and statistical analysis. Proceedings of the 11th Conference on Probability and Statistics, October 1-5, 1989, Monterey, CA, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 5 p.

Guttman, N.B., 1989: Statistical descriptors of climate. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 70, 602-607.

Guttman, N.B., and M.S. Plantico, 1989: On an additive model of daily temperature climates. Journal of climate, 2 (10), 1207-1209 (October 1989). NCDC Staff

Hadeen, K.D., 1989: Climate data sets. Proceedings of the 14th Annual Climate Diagnostics Workshop, October 16-20, 1989, University of California, San Diego, CA, 443-448.

Haggard, W.H., 1989: Weather testimony in litigation. Proceedings of the Third International Conference on the Aviation Weather System, January 30 - February 3, 1989, Anaheim, CA, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA.

Haggard, W.H., 1989: Urban weather. International journal of environmental studies, 36, 73-82.

Hansen, K., G.A. Maul, and T.R. Karl, 1989: Are atmospheric "greenhouse" effects apparent in the climatic record of the contiguous U.S. (1895-1987)? Geophysical research letters, 16 (1), 49-52.

Hansen, K., J.D. Rind, A. DelGenio, A. Lacis, S. Lebedeff, M. Prather, R. Ruedy, and T. Karl, 1989: Regional greenhouse climate effects. Coping with climate change, proceedings of the 2nd North American Conference on Preparing for Climate Change, December 6-8, 1988, Climate Institute, Washington, DC, 696 p.

Heim, R.R., 1989: Drought in the U.S. 1988: severity and historical perspective. Drought network news, 1 (1), 7-8.

Heim, R.R., 1989: Historical perspective: drought in the U.S. Drought network news, 1 (2), 14-15.

Heim, R.R., 1989: Drought in the United States, 1989: mid-year update and historical perspective. Drought network news, 1 (3), 10-11.

Jones, P.D., P.M. Kelly, C.M. Goodess, and T.R. Karl, 1989: The effect of urban warming on Northern Hemisphere temperature averages. Journal of climate, 2 (3), 285-290. NCDC Staff

Karl, T.R., D. Tarpley, R.G., Quayle, H.F. Diaz, D.A. Robinson, and R.S. Bradley, 1989: The recent climate record, what it can and cannot tell us. Review of geophysics 27, 405-430 (August 1989). NCDC Staff

Karl, T.R., and W.E. Riebsame, 1989: The impact of decadal changes of mean precipitation and temperature on runoff: a sensitive study over the United States. Climatic change, 15, 423-447. NCDC Staff

Karl, T.R., 1989: Review of long- and short-term variability of climate. World meteorological bulletin, 38, 254-255.

Karl, T.R., and P.D. Jones, 1989: Urban bias in area-averaged surface air. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 70 (3), 265-270. NCDC Staff

Karl, T.R., and R.G. Quayle, 1989: Temperature changes in the modern climate record: how should this information be used to detect the "greenhouse effect"? Proceedings of the Sixth Conference on Applied Climatology, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 178-183.

Karl, T.R., M.E. Schlesinger and W.C. Wang, 1989: A method of relating general circulation model simulated climate to the observed local climate, part 1, central tendencies and dispersion. Proceedings of the Sixth Conference on Applied Climatology, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 188-196.

Kukla, G., J. Gavin, and T.R. Karl, 1989: Does the upper air data for the United States indicate CO2-induced warming? Proceedings of the Fourteenth Annual Climate Diagnostics Workshop, October 16-20, 1989, University of California, San Diego, CA, 115-120.

Quayle, R.G., 1989: Climate data in the coastal zone, our climate as a natural resource. Proceedings of coastal zone '89, July 1989, American Shore and Beach Preservation Association, Middletown, CA, 8 p.

Quayle, R.G., and J.D. Elms, 1989: GEOSAT wind and wave data applications in marine climatology. Proceedings of oceans '89, Marine Technology Society, 6 p.

Reek, T., and N.B. Guttman, 1989: Climate information products retrieval system. Proceedings of the GIS/LIS '89 November 26-30, 1989, Orlando, FL, American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, 636-645.

Reynolds, R.W., K. Arpe, C. Gordon, S.P. Hayes, A. Leetmaa, and M.J. McPhaden, 1989: A comparison of tropical Pacific surface wind analyses. Journal of climate, 16, 105-111. NCDC Staff

Wang, W.C., D.A. Portman, and T.R. Karl, 1989: A comparison of general circulation model and observed regional climates: daily and seasonal variability. Proceedings of the Fourteenth Annual Climate Diagnostics Workshop, October 16-20, 1989, University of California, San Diego, CA, 282-288.

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1988



Brower, W.A., Jr., Baldwin, R.G., Williams, C.N., Jr., Wise, J.L., and Leslie, L.D., 1988: Climatic atlas of the outer continental shelf waters and coastal regions of Alaska, volume 1, Gulf of Alaska. NAVAIR 50-1C-551, MMS 87-0011, NOAA/National Climatic Data Center, Asheville, NC, 550 p.

Brower, W.A., Jr., Baldwin, R.G., Williams, C.N., Jr., Wise, J.L., and Leslie, L.D., 1988: Climatic atlas of the outer continental shelf waters and coastal regions of Alaska, volume 2, Bering Sea. NAVAIR 50-1C-552, MMS 87-0012, NOAA/National Climatic Data Center, Asheville, NC, 546 p.

Crowe, M. and Reek, T., 1988: Graphics Automated Process (GRASP). Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Interactive Information and Processing Systems for Meteorology, Oceanography and Hydrology, February 1-5 1988, Anaheim, CA, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 8 p.

Crowe, M., T. Reek, and R. Mattingly, 1988: Operational automated graphics at the National Climatic Data Center. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 69 (1), 28-38.

Guttman, N.B., 1988: Meteorological data resources for water managers. Drought Water Management Workshop, November 1-2, 1988, Washington, DC, National Science Foundation, Washington, DC, 35/1 - 35/4.

Guttman, N.B., 1988: Use of meteorological data resources by water managers. Drought Water Management Workshop, November 1-2, 1988, Washington, DC, National Science Foundation, Washington, DC, 7-1 - 7-6.

Guttman, N.B., C. Karl, T. Reek, and V. Shuler, 1988: Measuring the performance of data validators. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 69 (12), 1448-1452 (December 1988). NCDC Staff

Guttman, N.B., and Plantico, M.S., 1988: Cold weather and heating system design. ASHRAE journal, 30 38-43.

Heim, R., Jr., 1988: Activities of the National Climatic Data Center's "drought central." State climatologist, 12 (2), 4-12.

Heim, R., Jr., 1988: Personal computers, weather observation and the National Climatic Data Center. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 69 (5) 490-495.

Heim, R., Jr., 1988: About that drought ... Weatherwise, 41 (5), 266-271.

Karl, T.R., 1988: Multi-year fluctuations of temperature and precipitation: the gray area of climate change. Climatic change 12, 179-197. NCDC Staff

Karl, T.R., H.F. Diaz, and G. Kukla, 1988: Urbanization: its detection and effect in the United States climate record. Journal of climate 1 (11), 1099-1123. NCDC Staff

Karl, T.R., and Lins, H.F., 1988: Seasonal summaries of hydrologic conditions, water year 1986. National water summary, 1986, ground-water quality: hydrologic conditions and events (U.S. Geological Survey water-supply paper 2325). Reston, VA, U.S. Geological Survey, 26-34.

Karl, T.R. and R.G. Quayle, 1988: Climate change in fact and theory: are we collecting the facts? Climatic change 13, 5-17 (August 1988). NCDC Staff

Karl, T.R., and R.G. Quayle, 1988: Climate change in fact and theory: are we collecting the facts? The state climatologist, 11, 8-18.

Karl, T.R., and R.G. Quayle, 1988: Temperature changes in the modern climate record: how should this information be used to detect the "greenhouse effect"? Proceedings of the Sixth Conference on Applied Climatology. American Meteorological Society, Boston, 6p.

Metcalf, K., 1988: NOAA AVHRR catalog. Photogrammetic engineering & remote sensing, 54 (10), 1469-1470.

Quayle, R.G., and Pettin, T.J., 1988: Have improved weather services resulted in fewer vessel casualties in the coastal zone? Proceedings of the Fourth Conference on Meteorology and Oceanography of the Coastal Zone, February 3-5, 1988, Anaheim, CA, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 79-82.

Reynolds, R.W., 1988: A real-time global sea surface temperature analysis. Journal of climate, 1 (1), 75-86 (January 1988). NCDC Staff

Koss, W.J., J.R. Owenby, P.M. Steurer, D.S. Ezell, 1988: Freeze/frost data (Climatography of the United States, supplement no. 1). Asheville, N.C.: National Climatic Data Center, 206 p. (Available online:
oa/documentlibrary/freezefrost/
freezefrost.pdf) (January 1988) NCDC Online

Wendland, W.M., A.L. McNab, and V. Woldu, 1988: Comparison of quality and completeness of National Climatic Data Center and Illinois Climate Assistance Service (CLASS) data. Journal of atmospheric and oceanic technology 5 (6), 880-884.

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1987



Bates, J.J., W.L. Smith, G.S. Wade, and H.M. Woo1f, 1987: An interactive method for processing and display of sea-surface temperature fields using VAS multispectral data. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 68 (6), 602-606, (June 1, 1987). NCDC Staff

Bohan, W.A., W.H. Haggard and W.L. Maynard, 1987: Visual representation of combined weather and aircraft data for litigation. Proceedings of the Third International Conference on Interactive Information and Processing Systems for Meteorology, Oceanography and Hydrology, January 12-16, 1987, New Orleans, LA, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA.

Changery, M.J. and R.G. Quayle, 1987: Coastal wave energy. Sea frontiers/Sea secrets, 33 (4), 259-262, 318. NCDC Staff

Guttman, N.B., and M.S. Plantico, 1987: Climatic temperature normals. Journal of climate and applied meteorology, 26 (10), 1428-1435 (October 1987).

Guttman, N.B., and R.K. Jeck, 1987: Aircraft icing environment in low ceiling conditions near Washington, DC. Weather and forecasting, 2 (2), 114-126 (June 1987). NCDC Staff

Guttman, N.B., and Plantico, M.S., 1987: Computing daily temperature normals. Journal of climate and applied meteorology, 26 (10), 1428-1435.

Guttman, N.B., Program Chairperson, 1987: Fifth Conference on Applied Climatology, March 10-12, 1987, Baltimore, Md., American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA.

Guttman, N.B. and M.S. Plantico, 1987: Climatic temperature normals. Fifth Conference on Applied Climatology, March 10-12, 1987, Baltimore, Md., American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 8-13 (March 1987). NCDC Online

Guttman, N.B., and Plantico, M.S., 1987: Computing daily temperature normals. Proceedings of the 10th Conference on Probability and Statistics in Atmospheric Sciences, October 6-8, 1987, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, American Meteorology Society, Boston, MA, 287-289.

Guttman, N.B., and Plantico, M.S., 1987: Drought history and chances of recurrence. Proceedings of the Southeastern Drought Symposium, March 4-5, 1987, Columbia, SC, South Carolina State Climatology Office (Publication G-30), 4-7.

Haggard, W.H., 1987: Climatic information for boaters (education). JN, the ensign, August, 1987, p. 21-22.

Heim, R., Jr., 1987: Climatological data available on floppy diskette. Proceedings of the 80th Annual Meeting of the Association, dedicated to air pollution control and hazardous waste management (APCA) June 21-26 1987, New York, NY. 10 p.

Heim, R., Jr., 1987: NCDC climatic data for agriculture. Proceedings of the 1987 International Winter Meeting of the American Society of Agricultural Engineers (ASAE) December 15-18 1987, Chicago, IL, 23 p.

Heim, R., Jr., 1987: The summer Montana burned. Weatherwise, 40, 184-187.

Karl, T.R., 1987: Multi-year fluctuations of temperature and precipitation: the gray area of climate change. Proceedings of the 10th Conference on Probability and Statistics in Atmospheric Sciences, October 6-8 1987, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 160-167.

Karl, T.R., 1987: A review of contemporary climatology. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 68 (7), 819-820.

Karl, T.R., and C.N. Williams, Jr., 1987: An approach to adjusting climatological time series for discontinuous inhomogeneities. Journal of climate and applied meteorology, 26 (12), 1744-1763 (December 1987). NCDC Staff

Karl, T.R., and C.N. Williams, Jr., 1987: An approach to adjusting climatological time series for discontinuous inhomogeneities. Proceedings of the 10th Conference on Probability and Statistics in Atmospheric Sciences, October 6-8, 1987, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 169-177.

Karl, T.R., and P.J. Young, 1987: The 1986 Southeast drought, how unusual? Proceedings of the Southeastern Drought Symposium, March 4-5 1987, Columbia, SC, South Carolina State Climatology Office (Publication G-30), 94-100.

Karl, T.R., and P.J. Young, 1987: The 1986 Southeast drought in historical perspective. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 68 (7), 773-774. NCDC Staff

Karl, T.R., and R.G. Quayle, 1987: Climate change in fact and theory: are we collecting the facts? The State climatologist, 1, 8-18.

Karl, T.R., F.T. Quinlan, and D.S. Ezell, 1987: Drought termination and amelioration: its climatological probability. Journal of climate and applied meteorology, 26 (9), 1198-1209. NCDC Staff

Karl, T.R., G. Kukla, and J. Gavin, 1987: Recent temperature changes during overcast and clear skies in the United States. Journal of climate and applied meteorology, 26 (6), 698-711 (June 1987). NCDC Staff

Quayle, R.G., 1987: A note on the social burden of weather and climate hazards as related to traffic casualties. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 68 (7), 781.

Quayle, R.G., 1987: Keeping track of climate - world climatic data, EOS Transactions, American Geophysical Union, 68 (52), Cover and 1810-1811.

Quayle, R.G., and M.J. Changery, 1987: Coastal Wave Energy. Sea frontiers, International Oceanographic Foundation, 33 (4), 259-262, 318.[Duplicate, check author order]

Quinlan, F.T., 1987: Climatological support to the engineering community - a twenty-year update. ASHRAE Transactions 93 (pt.2), American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers, Inc., Atlanta, GA.

Steurer, P.M., 1987: Unexpected duplicate ship reports in the Comprehensive Ocean-Atmosphere Data Set (COADS). Tropical ocean-atmosphere newsletter, 40, 12-14 (July 1987). NCDC Online

Woodruff, S.D. R.J. Slutz, R.L. Jenne, and P.M. Steurer, 1987: A comprehensive ocean-atmosphere data set. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 68 (10), 1239-1250 (October 1987). NCDC Staff

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1986



Cram, R.S., 1986: Marine data processing procedures at the National Climatic Data Center (NCDC). Proceedings of the COADS Workshop, July 1986, Boulder, CO (NOAA technical memorandum ERL ESG 23), Washington, D.C.: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, 25-35.

Dewey, K.F., and R. Heim, Jr. 1986: The relationship between snow cover and atmospheric thermal and circulation anomalies. Proceedings of the University of Maryland Workshop, October 1985, College Park, MD, University of Maryland (Glaciology data report GD-18), 37-53.

Gilhousen, D.B., M.J. Changery, R.G. Baldwin, T.R. Karl, and M.G. Burgin, 1986: Climatic summaries for NDBC data buoys, April 1986. NSTL, MS: U.S. Dept. of Commerce/NWS/National Data Buoy Center, 357 p.

Guttman, N.B., M.S. Plantico, and D.F. Fulbright, 1986: An analysis of cold weather events for heating system design. Proceedings of the Conference on the Human Consequences of 1985's Climate, August 4-7, 1986, Asheville, NC, Boston, MA, American Meteorological Society, 162-166.

Heim, R., Jr., 1986: Widespread general rain in Montana during the summer. National weather digest 11, 21-17.

Karl, T.R., 1986: A changing climate, an issue of mutual concern for the hydrologist and climatologist. Proceedings of the 6th Annual AGU Front Range Branch Hydrology Days, April 15-17, 1986, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO. Fort Collins, CO: Hydrology Days publication, 59-70.

Karl, T.R., 1986: The 1986 southeast drought in historical perspective. 1986 drought in the southeast United States hearing before the Subcommittee on Natural Resources, Agriculture Research and Environment of the Committee on Science and Technology, U.S. House of Representatives, 99th Congress, 2nd Session, September 29, 1986 (no. 162), U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C., 30-35.

Karl, T.R., 1986: The relationship between some moisture parameters and subsequent seasonal and monthly mean temperature in the United States. Proceedings of the 1st WMO Workshop on the Diagnosis and Prediction of Monthly and Seasonal Atmospheric Variations Over the Globe (combined with NOAA's 10th Annual Climate Diagnostics Workshop) July 29 - August 2, 1985, College Park, MD, (Long-range forecasting research report series 6 (2); WMO TD no. 87). Geneva, Switzerland: World Meteorological Organization, 661-670.

Karl, T.R., 1986: The relationship of soil moisture parameterizations to subsequent seasonal and monthly mean temperature in the United States. Monthly weather review, 114 (4), 675-686. NCDC Staff

Karl, T.R., 1986: The sensitivity of the Palmer drought severity index and Palmer's z-index their calibration coefficients including potential evapotranspiration. Journal of climate and applied meteorology, 25 (1), 77-86 (January 1986). NCDC Staff

Karl, T.R., and P.J. Young, 1986: Recent heavy precipitation in the vicinity of the Great Salt Lake: just how unusual? Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 67 (1), 4-9 (January 1986). NCDC Staff

Karl, T.R., and P.J. Young, 1986: Recent heavy precipitation in the vicinity of the Great Salt Lake: just how unusual? Journal of climate and applied meteorology, 25 (3), 353-363. NCDC Staff

Karl, T.R., C.N. Williams, Jr., P.J. Young, and W.M. Wendland, 1986: A model to estimate the time of observation bias associated with monthly mean maximum, minimum and mean temperatures for the United States. Journal of climate and applied meteorology, 25 (2), 145-160. NCDC Staff

Karl, T.R., G. Kukla, and J. Gavin, 1986: Relationship between decreased temperature range and precipitation trends in the United States and Canada, 1941-80. Journal of climate and applied meteorology, 25 (12), 1178-1886. NCDC Staff

Karl, T.R., R. Heino, D. Shea, P. Jones, and S. Unninayar, 1986: Guidelines on the selection of reference climatological stations (RCSs) from the existing climatological station network (WCP no. 116, WMO TD no. 130). Geneva, Switzerland, World Climate Data Programme, World Meteorological Organization, July 1986, 25 p.

Kukla, G., J. Gavin, and T. Karl, 1986: Northern Hemisphere peak warmth in the early 1980's,: fact or fiction? Proceedings of the 1st WMO Workshop on the Diagnosis and Prediction of Monthly and Seasonal Atmospheric Variations Over the Globe (combined with NOAA's 10th Annual Climate Diagnostics Workshop) July 29 - August 2, 1985, College Park, MD, (Long-range forecasting research report series 6 (1); WMO TD no. 87). Geneva, Switzerland: World Meteorological Organization, 153-156.

Kukla, G., J. Gavin, and T. Karl, 1986: Urban warming. Journal of climate and applied meteorology 25 (9), 1265-1270 (September 1986). NCDC Staff

Lins, H.F., and T.R. Karl, 1986: Seasonal summaries of hydrologic conditions, water year 1985. National water summary 1985--hydrologic conditions and events, (U.S. Geological Society water supply paper 2300). Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 20-27.

Quayle, R.G., 1986: Weather and maritime casualties. Mariners weather log, 30 (4), 197-200.

Quayle, R.G., 1986: A review of the Bunker climate atlas of the North Atlantic Ocean, vol. 1, observations. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 67 (8), 1045-1046.

Quayle, R.G., and D.J. Manns, 1986: An evaluation of the WMO nonreal-time marine data exchange system. Proceedings of the Marine Data Systems International Symposium, April 30 - May 2, 1986, New Orleans, LA, Marine Technology Society, Washington, DC, 59-63.

Quayle, R.G., and R.L. Winchell, 1986: A general purpose moisture anomaly review system. Proceedings of the Conference on Climate and Water Management, August 4-7, 1986, Asheville, NC, Boston, MA, American Meteorological Society, 16-20.

Snodgrass, R.J., 1986. Advances in environmental information management. Bulletin of American Society for Information Science 12 (2), 14, 165-169.

OTHER:

Knight, R.W., T.R. Karl, F.T. Quinlan, and R.G. Quayle, 1986: Palmer drought severity index -- a videotape presentation. 22 min. VHS. [Available through the National Climatic Data Center]

Karl, T.R., 1986: Testimony, Appraisal of 1986 southeast drought in the context of historical weather patterns. In: U.S. Congress. House. Committee on Science, Space, and Technology. Subcommittee on Natural Resources, Agriculture Research, and Environment. 1986 Drought in the southeast U.S., [hearing]. 99th Congress, 2nd Session, 1986, p. 27-38 (Sept. 29, 1986 Hearing Date) [GPO SUDOCs call number Y4.Sci2:99/162]. NCDC Online

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1985



Brower, W.A., Jr., 1985. U.S Historical Climatology Network. Third Conference on Climate Variations and Symposium on Contemporary Climate, 1850-2100, January 8-11, 1985, Los Angeles, CA, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 17-18.

Crowe, M., and Plantico, M.S., 1985. Operational interactive surface data processing at the National Climatic Data Center. Proceedings of the International Conference on Interactive Information and Processing Systems for Meteorology, Oceanography, and Hydrology, January 7-11, 1985, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 80-87.

Easterling, D.R., P.J. Robinson, 1985: The diurnal variation of thunderstorm activity in the United States, Journal of applied meteorology 24 (10), 1380-1389). NCDC Staff

Gibson, J., 1985. International Satellite Cloud Climatology Project (ISCCP) catalog of data and products, (WCP-95, WMO TD no. 42), April 1985, 87 p.

Guttman, N.B., 1985. Icing in stratiform clouds over Lake Michigan, final report, December 1, 1985. Hanover, N.H.: Department of the Army, Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory, Letter Order no. CRREL 85-34 (23 Nov. 84).

Guttman, N.B., 1985. Processing of precipitation data from a network of autographic and automatic raingauges. National weather digest, 10 (1), 32-38 (Feb)

Guttman, N.B., R.K. Jeck, M.R. Henderson, and M.D. Mueller, 1985. The aircraft icing environment in wintertime, low ceiling conditions. (NRL memorandum report 5650, Oct. 28, 1985). Washington, D.C.: Naval Research Laboratory, 69 p. NCDC Online

Haggard, W.H. and M.S. McCown, 1985: Architectural and structural design, chapter 30, section 3/F. In: Handbook of applied meteorology. New York: John Wiley.

Haggard, W.H., 1985: Meteorologists as expert witnesses. Proceedings of the Fifteenth Conference on Broadcast Meteorology of the American Meteorological Society, April 9-12, 1985, Honolulu, HI, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA.

Jones, C.D., 1985. "Weather records, an historical perspective." (Not published) Fourth Conference on Applied Climatology, May 20-24, 1985, Phoenix, AZ, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA.

Jones, C.D., 1985. Weather records retention and user applications. Conference preprints, Second International Conference on the Aviation Weather System, June 19-21, 1985, Montreal, Canada, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 21-23.

Karl, T.R., 1985. A review of "probability statistics, and decision making in the atmospheric sciences" by Murphy and Katz, eds. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 66 (10), 1315-1317 (Oct. 1985).

Karl, T.R., 1985. Intraseasonal variability of extremely cold and warm months in the contiguous United States. Journal of climate and applied meteorology, 24 (3), 215-227 (Mar. 1985). NCDC Staff

Karl, T.R., Kukla, G.J., and Gavin, J., 1985. Decreasing diurnal temperature range in the United States and Canada from 1941 through 1980. Third Conference on Climate Variations and Symposium on Contemporary Climate, 1850-2100, January 8-11, 1985, Los Angeles, CA, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 25-26.

Karl, T.R., 1985. The sensitivity of the Palmer drought severity index and Palmer's Z-index to their calibration coefficients including potential evapotranspiration. Eighth National Conference on Fire and Forest Meteorology, Detroit, MI, April 1985, American Meteorological Society and Society of American Foresters, Boston, MA.

[Karl, T.R., project leader], 1985. U.S. Navy hindcast spectral ocean wave model climatic atlas: North Pacific Ocean, NAVAIR 50-1C-539. Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 329 (March 1985). [Not online as of 1/05]

Kukla, G., J. Gavin, and T.R. Karl, 1985. Impact of urban heating on recent temperature trends in eastern and central North America. Third Conference on Climate Variations and Symposium on Contemporary Climate, 1850-2100, January 8-11, 1985, Los Angeles, CA, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 23-24.

Phillips, C.S., 1985. An objective method for minimizing non-precipitation effects in precipitation data from punched paper tape. Proceedings of the International Conference on Interactive Information and Processing Systems for Meteorology, Oceanography and Hydrology, January 7-11, 1985, Boston, MA, American Meteorological Society, 178-182.

Slutz, R.J., S.J. Lubker, J.D. Hiscox, S.D. Woodruff, R.L. Jenne, D.H. Joseph, P.M. Steurer, and J.D. Elms, 1985: Comprehensive ocean-atmosphere data set : release 1. Boulder, Colo. : [NOAA ... and NCDC] 45 p. [Also available: NTIS PB86-105723] (Available online: http://www.cdc.noaa.gov/coads/Release_1/coads.html) (April 1985). NOAA

Snodgrass, R.J., 1985. Recent advances in environmental information management at the National Climatic Data Center. Proceedings of the 48th ASIS Annual Meeting, 1985, Volume 22, October 20-24, 1985, Las Vegas, NV, Washington, DC, American Society for Information Science, 165-169.

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1984



Changery, M.J., E.J. Dumitriu-Valcea, and E. Simiu, 1984. Directional extreme wind speed data for the design of buildings and other structures. (NBS building science series 160). Washington, D.C. : U.S. G.P.O. for National Science Foundation, 123 p.

Crutcher, H.L., 1984: Monitoring, sampling, and managing meteorological data. In: Randerson, Darryl, Atmospheric science and power production. [Wash, D.C.]: U.S. Dept. of Energy, Office of Scientific and Technical Information, July, 1984, p. 136-146. (DOE/TIC-27601).

Hadeen, K.D., 1984: National Climatic Data Center - a "national resource' for climatic information. Proceedings of the NESDIS conference, "Pathways and future directions for environmental data and information users, "August 19-22, 1984, Denver, CO.

Haggard, W.H., 1984: The AMS certified consulting meteorologist program. Proceedings of the Fourteenth Conference on Broadcast Meteorology of the American Meteorological Society, June 22-24, 1984, Clearwater Beach, FL, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA.

Hoxit, L.R., 1984: Review of NESDIS services for legal and insurance requirements. Proceedings of the NESDIS conference, "pathways and future directions for environmental data and information users," August 19-22, 1984, Denver, Colo.

Karl, T.R., and Quinlan, F.T., 1984: Contemporaneous relationships between global radiation and heating degree days during severe winters in the United States, Journal of climate and applied meteorology, 23 (3), 404-415 (March 1984). NCDC Staff

Karl, T.R., and Riebsame, W., 1984: The identification of 10- to 20- year climate fluctuations in the United States, Journal of climate and applied meteorology, 23 (6), 950-956 (June 1984). NCDC Staff

Karl, T.R., G. Kukla, and J. Gavin, 1984: Decreasing diurnal temperature range in the United States and Canada from 1941 through 1980, Journal of climate and applied meteorology, 23 (11), 1489-1504 (November 1984). NCDC Staff

Karl, T.R., R. Livezey, and E. Epstein, 1984: Recent unusual mean winter temperatures across the contiguous United States, Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 65 (12), 1302-1309 (December 1984). NCDC Staff

Knight, R.W., 1984: Introduction to a new sea-ice database. Annals of Glaciology, v.5, 4 p.

Niller, P.P., and R.W. Reynolds, 1984: The three-dimensional circulation near the eastern North Pacific subtropical front. Journal of physical oceanography, 14 (2), 217-230.

Paskausky, D., J.D. Elms, R.G. Baldwin, P.L. Franks, C.N. Williams, Jr., and K.D. Zimmerma, 1984. Addendum to wind and wave summeries for selected U.S. Coast Guard operating areas. (Report no. CG-D-05-84 (with errata)). Asheville, N.C.: National Climatic Data Center for U.S. Dept. of Transportation, U.S. Coast Guard, Office of Research and Development (MIPR no. DTCG23-83-F-20073), May 1984, 523 p.

Quayle, R.G., 1984: Comparisons Between ship and buoy climatologies. Mariners weather log, 28 (3), 137-140.

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1983


Changery, M.J., 1983: A dust climatology of the western United States. NUREG/CR-3211. U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Washington, DC; Contract No. NRC-01-78-015, 42 p.

Diaz, H.F., 1983: Some aspects of major dry and wet periods in the contiguous United States, 1895-1981. Journal of climate and applied meteorology, 22 (1), 3-16.

Elms, Joe D., 1983: Near coastal zone, climatic study of the southern California operating area, Naval Oceanography Command Detachment, Asheville, NC, 114 p.

Frankignoul, C., and R.W. Reynolds, 1983: Testing a dynamical model for mid-latitude sea surface temperature anomalies. Journal of physical oceanography, 13 (7), 1131-1145.

Gilhousen, D.B., Quayle, R.G., Baldwin, R.G., Karl, T.R., and Brines, R.O., 1983: Climatic summaries for NOAA data buoys, NSTL Station, MS, U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA, National Weather Service, NOAA Data Buoy Center, 125 p.

Goodge, G.W., 1983: Tornado or microburst? The State climatologist, 7 (3), 23-31. NCDC Online

Guttman, N.B., 1983: Variability of population-weighted seasonal heating degree days. Journal of climate and applied meteorology, 22 (3), 495-501.

Haggard, W.H., 1983: Weather after the event. Proceedings of the Ninth Conference on Aerospace and Aeronautical Meteorology, June 6-9, 1983, Omaha, NE, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 139-142 (June 1983). NCDC Staff

Hoxit, L.R., H.S. Lieb, C.F. Chappell, and M. Mogil, 1983: Disaster by flood, chapter 2. In: The Thunderstorm in human affairs. Norman, OK, University of Oklahoma Press, 19-36.

[Karl, T.R., project leader], 1983: U.S. Navy hindcast spectral ocean wave model climatic atlas: North Atlantic Ocean, NAVAIR 50-1C-538. [Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 375 (October 1983). [Not online at this time, 1/05]

Karl, T.R., 1983: Some spatial characteristics of drought duration in the United States. Journal of climate and applied meteorology, 22 (8), 1356-1366. NCDC Staff

Karl, T.R., and A.J. Koscielny, 1982: Drought in the United States, 1895-1981. Journal of climatology, 2, 313-329. NCDC Staff

Needham, B.H., 1983: NOAA's activities in the field of marine remote sensing, chapter 2. In: Remote sensing applications in marine science & technology, (NATO ASI series: series C, Mathematical & physical sciences no. 106). D. Reidel Publishing Co., 17-28.

Needham, B.H., 1983: Utilization of NOAA satellite data by the geological community. Proceedings: 5th GEOSAT Committee Workshop, June 1983, Flagstaff AZ, 7 p.

Needham, B.H., 1983: The effective use of NOAA satellite data by the marine community. Proceedings: Oceans 83 Conference, August 1983, San Francisco CA, 12 p.

Needham, B.H., 1983: Increasing productivity in responding to user requests for NOAA satellite data and information for renewable natural resources. Proceedings: Symposium of the American Society for Information Sciences, October 1983, Alexandria, VA.

Needham, B.H. and Horvitz, A.H., 1983: Availability of NOAA satellite data and information for renewable natural resources. Proceedings of the Renewable Natural Resources Foundation, Remote Sensing Conference, May 1983, Seattle, WA, 6 p.

Newton, D.W., M.L. Nicodemus, and N.B. Guttman, 1983: Tennessee Valley extreme wind speed climatology. Journal of hydraulic engineering, 109 (8), 1093-1107.

Paskausky, D., Quayle, R.G., Baldwin, Karl, T.R., Zimmerman, KG., 1983: Wind and wave summaries for selected U.S. Coast Guard operating areas, (Report no. CG-D-11-83), U.S. Coast Guard Research & Development Center, Groton, CT, 100 pp (NTIS).

Quayle, R.G., T.R. Karl, and L.K. Metcalf, 1983: Duration analysis in applied climatology. NCDC technical paper.

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1982



Changery, M., 1982: Historical extreme winds for the United States - Atlantic and Gulf of Mexico coastlines, (Nuclear Regulatory Commission publication NUREG/CR-2639), 151 p.

Changery, M., 1982: Historical extreme winds for the United States - Great Lakes and adjacent regions, (Nuclear Regulatory Commission publication NUREG/CR-2890), 186 p.

Clark, T.L., and Karl, T.R., 1982: Application of prognostic meteorological variables to forecasts of daily maximum one-hour ozone concentrations in the northeastern United States. Journal of applied meteorology, 21 (11), 1662-1671. NCDC Staff

Crutcher, H.L. and R.L. Joiner, 1981: Gamma distribution shape parameter bias. In: Statistical analysis of rainfall and runoff, a part of the proceedings of the International Symposium on Rainfall-Runoff Modeling held May 18-21, 1981 at Mississippi State University, Mississippi State, Mississippi, U.S.A.. Littleton, Colo.: Water Resources Publications, c1982, 531-558 p. [QC851.U6 N56 no.29a, NCDC Library] NCDC Staff

Crutcher, H.L., C.J. Neumann, and J.M. Pelissier, 1982: Tropical cyclone forecast errors and the multimodal bivariate normal distribution. Journal of applied meteorology, 21 (7), 978-987. AMS Abstract ; AMS Subscriber ; NCDC Staff

Crutcher, H.L., R.C. Rhodes, M.E. Graves, B. Fairbairn, A.C. Nelson, and M. Symons, 1982: Project summary, application of cluster analysis to aerometric data, (EPA-600-S480048). Research Triangle Park, NC: United States Environmental Protection Agency, Environmental Monitoring Systems Laboratory, 7 [i.e., 8] p. (August 1982). NCDC Online

Diaz, H., and J. Andrews, 1982: Analysis of the spatial pattern of July temperature departures (1943-1972) over Canada and estimates of the 700 mb mid-summer circulation during the middle and late holocene, Journal of climatology, 2, 251-265.

Diaz, H. F., R.G. Barry, and G. Kiladis, 1982: Climatic characteristics of Pike's Peak, Colorado (1874-1888), and comparisons with other Colorado stations. Mountain research and development, 2 (4), 359-311.

Guttman, N., 1982: Population shifts produce energy savings. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 63 (6), 676.

Hoppe, E.R., 1982: Information on satellite data and products archived in the U.S.A., Proceedings of training workshop in satellite meteorology, Ft. Collins, Colo., July 1982.

Hoxit, L.R., Maddox, R.A., Chappell, C.F., and S.A. Brua, 1982: Johnstown Western Pennsylvania storm and floods of July 19-20, 1977, (Geological Survey professional paper no. 1211), Washington, D.C.: U.S. Geological Survey and National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration, 68 p.

Hoxit, L.R., Maddox, R.A., Crysler, K.A., and B.M. Muller, 1982: Diurnal distribution of very heavy precipitation over the central and eastern United States. National weather digest, 7 (1) 25 (Feb. 1982).

Karl, T., Koscielny, A., and H. Diaz, 1982: Potential errors in the application of principal component (eigenvector) analysis to geophysical data. Journal of applied meteorology, 21 (8), 1183-1186. NCDC Staff

Karl, T., and A. Koscielny, 1982: Drought in the United States, 1895-1981. Journal of climatology, 2, 313-329.

Koscielny, A., 1982: An application of stochastic forecasting to monthly averaged 700 mb heights, (NOAA technical report EDIS-34), 66 p.

Needham, B.H., 1982: NOAA's activities in the field of marine remote sensing, Proceedings of the NATO Advanced Study Institute on Remote-Sensing Applications in Marine Science and Technology, University of Dundee, Scotland. Aug.1982.

Needham, B., 1982: The NOAA SEASAT and NIMBUS-7 experience, appendix C, Data availability, NOAA-NESS Oceanic Sciences Branch, Washington, DC.

Quayle, R.G., 1982: Winter coastal climate review. Coastal oceanography and climatology news, 4 (3), 27 (Spring 1982).

Quayle, R.G., 1982: Coastal climate review for fall and early winter. Coastal oceanography and climatology news, 4 (2), 15 (Winter, 1982).

Quayle, R.G., 1982: Wave and wind data sources; International Ship Structures Congress, Paris, 1982, p. (I)1-7.

Quayle, R.G., and M. Changery, 1982: Preliminary height and period adjustment for visual wave data. Mariners weather log, 26 (1) 2-3 (Winter 1982).

Schaefer, J.T., Hoxit, L.R., and C.F. Chappell, 1982: Thunderstorms and their mesoscale environment, chapter 6. In: Thunderstorm morphology, (Thunderstorms: a social, scientific, & technological documentary, v. 2), E. Kessler, ed., National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Boulder, CO, p. 173-209.

Weiner, L., and R.G. Quayle, 1982: Spring coastal climate review. Coastal oceanography and climatology news, 4 (4), 38-39 (Summer 1982).

Young, P.J., 1982: Summer coastal climate review. Coastal oceanography and climatology news, 5 (1) 3-4 (Fall 1982).

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1981



No citations in NOAA TM NESS no.117


Ehernberger, L.J., and N.B. Guttman, 1981: Climatological characteristics of high altitude wind shear and lapse rate layers. (NASA technical memorandum 81353).

Esbensen, S.K., and R.W. Reynolds, 1981: Estimating monthly averaged air-sea transfers of heat and momentum using the bulk aerodynamic method. Journal of physical oceanography, 11 (4), 457-465 (April 1981). NCDC Staff

Haggard, W.H., 1981: Applied climatology: some data sources and applications. Journal of applied meteorology, 20 (12), 1412-1414 (December 1981). AMS Abstract ; AMS Subscriber

Karl, T.R. and R.G. Quayle, 1981: The 1980 summer heat wave and drought in perspective. Monthly weather review, 109 (10), 2055-2073 (October 1981). NCDC Staff

Quayle, R.G., and M.J. Changery, 1981: Estimates of coastal deepwater wave energy potential for the world. Oceans, 81, 250-255.

Quayle, R.G., and F. Doehring, 1981: Heat stress - a comparison of indices. Weatherwise, 6, 120-124.

Quayle, R.G., 1981: Comparisons of heat stress indexes with applications to indoor room temperatures in winter. National weather digest 8, 10-13.

Quayle, R.G., 1981 (reprinted, 1988): Marine climatology, chapter 3 of part 1. In: Guide to marine meteorological services, World Meteorological Organization, Geneva, Switzerland, 18 p.

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1980



No citations in NOAA TM NESS no.115

Crutcher, H.L., and J. Mills (NC-DOT), 1980: Highway and winter sun. In preparation.???

Crutcher, H.L., and L. Falls, 1980: Multivariate normality goodness of fit tests.???

Crutcher, H.L., and R.L. Joiner, 1980: Gamma distribution shape parameter bias, (NOAA technical memorandum EDIS 29). Washington, D.C.: Environmental Data and Information Service, 1980, 38 p. [QC851.U6N56 no.29 NCDC Library]

Crutcher, H.L. and R.L. Joiner, 1980 Winds, homogeneous and heterogeneous, simple and mixed sets. In preparation.????

Crutcher, H.L., D.C. Fulbright, and G.F. McKay, 1980: A note on a gamma distribution computer program (NOAA technical memorandum EDIS 28). Washington, D.C. : Environmental Data and Information Service, [1980], 49+ p. (March 1980). [QC851.U6N56 no.28 NCDC Library]

Diaz, H.F., and R.G. Quayle, 1980: Climate of the United States since 1895: spatial and temporal changes. Monthly weather review, 108 (3), 249-266 (March 1980). AMS Abstract ; AMS Subscriber ; NCDC Staff

Diaz, H.F., and R.G. Quayle, 1980: An Analysis of recent extreme winters in the contiguous United States. Monthly weather review, 6, 687-699.

Haggard, W.H., 1980: Radar imagery for post analysis of mountain valley flash floods. Proceedings of Second Conference on Flash Floods, March 18-20, 1980, Atlanta, GA, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 97-100 (March 1980). NCDC Staff

Haggard, W.H., 1980: What's in a study? Proceedings of the Second Joint Conference on Applications of Air Pollution Meteorology and Second Conference on Industrial Meteorology, 24-28 March, 1980, New Orleans, LA, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA.

Haggard, W.H., 1980: Some micro-economic aspects of applied climatology Proceedings of the Conference on Climatic Impacts and Societal Response of the American Meteorological Society, August 26-28, 1980, Milwaukee, WI, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA.

Nicodemus, M.L., and N.B. Guttman, 1980: Probability estimates of temperature extremes for the contiguous United States. (Nuclear Regulatory Commission NUREG/CR-1390).

Quayle, R.G., 1980: Climatic comparisons of estimated and measured winds from ships. Journal of applied meteorology, 19 (2), 142-156 (February 1980). AMS Abstract ; AMS Subscriber ; NCDC Staff

Quayle, R.G. and H.F. Diaz, 1980: Heating degree day data applied to residential heating energy consumption. Journal of applied meteorology, 19 (3), 241-246.

Steyaert, L.T., S.K. LeDuc, N.D. Strommen, M.L. Nicodemus, and N.B. Guttman, 1980: Estimating water equivalent snow depth from related meteorological variables. (Nuclear Regulatory Comm. NUREG/CR-1389). Washington : U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission ; Springfield, Va. : available from National Technical Information Service, 39 p. [QC929.S78S78 1980 NCDC Library]. NCDC Online

Warren, H.E., S.K. LeDuc, and M.S. Joshua, 1980: Climatic degree days for energy demand assessment. Washington, D.C. : National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Environmental Data and Information Service, 139 p. [QC981.7.C75 W3 1980 NCDC Library]. NCDC Online

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1970s



Crutcher, H.L., 1970: Centralized quality control and evaluation programs. In: Meteorological observations and instrumentation; proceedings of the American Meteorological Society Symposium on Meteorological Observations and Instrumentation, Wasington, D. C., 10-14 February, 1969 (Meteorological monographs v. 11 no.33), Boston, MA, American Meteorological Society, 1970, p. 137-140 (October 1970). NCDC Staff

Crutcher, H.L., F.T. Quinlan, R.F. Lee, and J.W. Owenbey, 1966: Thunderstorm persistence at Cape Kennedy, Florida, Recent contributions in dynamical and statistical meteorology to aerospace vehicle problems, a symposium, NASA George C. Marshall Space Flight Center, Huntsville, Alabama, December 15, 1966, ??p.[emails to NASA & RTP & Miami--etc., can't find, see below for final publication and link]

Crutcher, H.L., 1971: Atlantic tropical cyclone statistics (NASA contractor report CR-61355). Washington : National Aeronautics and Space Admin., 1971. [QC945.C7 1971 NCDC Library]

Crutcher, H.L., 1971: Atlantic tropical cyclone strike probabilities (for selected stations and the month of September) (NASA contractor report NASA CR-61361). Asheville, N.C.: National Climatic Center, [1971], 1 v. (August 1971). [QC945.C7 1971b NCDC Library]

Crutcher, H.L., 1971: Selected meridional cross sections of heights, temperatures and dew points of the Northern Hemisphere, NAVAIR 50-1C-59. [Washington, D.C.]: Naval Weather Service Command, 1971, [QC982.5.A1C7 1970, NCDC Library]

Crutcher, H.L., 1973: Determination of marine weather extremes. The Institute of Environmental Sciences, 1973 proceedings, 19th Annual Technical Meeting, April 2-5 1973, Anaheim, CA, "Realism in environmental testing and control", Institute of Environmental Sciences, Mt. Prospect, Ill., 270-292. [QC994.C7 1973 NCDC Library]. NCDC Online

Crutcher, H.L., 1973: North Pacific tropical cyclone vector mean charts (AD0762044). Asheville, N.C.: National Climatic Center, July 1973. [QC944.U55 1973 NCDC Library]

Crutcher, H.L., 1975: Winds, numbers, and Beaufort. Weatherwise, 28 (6), 260-271 (December 1975). [Reprint, QC933.B4C7 1975 NCDC Library, Original manuscript QC933.B4C7 1974] NCDC Staff

[Crutcher, H.L., member of Committee], 1976: Climate and food : climatic fluctuation and U.S. Agricultural production, a report of the Committee on Climate and Weather Fluctuations and Agricultural Production, Board on Agriculture and Renewable Resources, Commission on Natural Resources, National Research Council (PB-256-700). Washington, D.C.: National Academy of Sciences, 1976, 210 p. [S600.N37 1976, NCDC Library]

Crutcher, H.L., 1977: Tropical storm accelerations. 11th Technical Conference on Hurricanes and Tropical Meteorology of the American Meteorological Society, December 13-16, 1977, Miami Beach, FL, Boston, MA, American Meteorological Society, p.?

Crutcher, H.L., 1978: Temperature and precipitation correlations within the United States (NOAA technical report EDS 26). Asheville, N.C.: National Climatic Center, 1978, 39 p. [QC851.U64 no.26 NCDC Library]

Crutcher, H.L., 1979: Distribution of radiosonde errors, (NOAA TM EDIS 32). Asheville, N.C.: National Climatic Center.

Crutcher, H.L., and F.T. Quinlan, 1971: Atlantic tropical cyclone strike probabilities, v.1 24 hour movement, v.2 48 hour movement, v.3 72 hour movement. Asheville, N.C.: National Climatic Center, [1971]. [QC944.U55 v.1-3 NCDC Library]

Crutcher, H.L., and F.T. Quinlan, 1971: Atlantic tropical cyclone strike probabilities, v.1 24 hour movement, (AD0744916). Asheville, N.C.: National Climatic Center, Aug. 1971. [QC944.U55 1971 v.1 NCDC Library]

Crutcher, H.L., and F.T. Quinlan, 1971: Atlantic tropical cyclone strike probabilities, v.2 48 hour movement, (AD0744917). Asheville, N.C.: National Climatic Center, Aug. 1971. [QC944.U55 1971 v.2 NCDC Library]

Crutcher, H.L., and F.T. Quinlan, 1971: Atlantic tropical cyclone strike probabilities, v.3 72 hour movement, (AD0744918). Asheville, N.C.: National Climatic Center, Aug. 1971. [QC944.U55 1971 v.3 NCDC Library]

Crutcher, H.L., and F.T. Quinlan, 1971: Atlantic tropical cyclone vector mean charts, (AD0744915). Asheville, N.C.: National Climatic Center, August 1971. [QC944.U55 1971 NCDC Library]

Crutcher, H.L., and J.M. Meserve, 1970: Selected level heights, temperatures, and dew points for the Northern Hemisphere, Revision and supplement to 1966 ed. Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1970, 408 p. [G1050 .C68 1970 NCDC Library]

Crutcher, H.L., and L. Baer, 1973: Environmental predictions, chapter. In: Mining engineering handbook, vol. 2, 1973, I.A. Given (ed.).

Crutcher, H.L., and L.D. Sanders and J.T. Sullivan, 1971: Analysis of radiosonde humidity errors based on BOMEX data. BOMEX bulletin 10, 68-76. [Presented also at the AGU Meetings in Washington DC, on April 13, 1971]. NCDC Online

Crutcher, H.L., and L.R. Hoxit, 1973: North Indian tropical cyclone strike probabilities: v.1, 24-hour movement; v.2, 48-hour movement; v.3, 72-hour movement, (AD0771696). Asheville, N.C.: National Climatic Center, Dec. 1973. [QC947 .C75 1973 NCDC Library]

Crutcher, H.L., and L.R. Hoxit, 1973: North Pacific tropical cyclone strike probabilities: v.1 24-hour movement (AD0768308); v.2 48-hour movement (AD0768309); and v.3 72-hour movement (AD0768310). Asheville, N.C.: National Climatic Center, Sept. 1973. [QC944. U55 v.1-3 NCDC Library]

Crutcher, H.L., and L.R. Hoxit, 1973: South Indian tropical cyclone strike probabilities: v.1 24-hour movement; v.2 48-hour movement; and v.3 72-hour movement. Asheville, N.C.: National Climatic Center Dec. 1973. [QC947 .C77 1973 NCDC Library]

Crutcher, H.L., and L.R. Hoxit, 1974: Southwest Pacific and Australian area tropical cyclone strike probabilities: 24-hour movement; 48-hour movement; and 72-hour movement, (AD0775350). Asheville, N.C.: National Climatic Center, Feb. 1974. [QC948 .C87 1974 NCDC Library]

Crutcher, H.L., and L.W. Falls, 1976: Multivariate normality, (NASA technical note NASA TN D-8226). Washington D.C.: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 1976, 273 p. [QA278 .C7 1976, NCDC Library]

Crutcher, H.L., and M.L. Nicodemus, 1973: North Indian tropical cyclone vector mean charts, (AD0768733). Asheville, N.C.: National Climatic Center [1973, on cover] (October 1973). [QC944.U55 1971 NCDC Library]

Crutcher, H.L., and M.L. Nicodemus, 1973: South Indian tropical cyclone vector mean charts, (AD0771698). [Asheville, N.C.]: National Climatic Center for the Naval Weather Service Command, Nov. 1973. [QC944.U55 CHARTS, NCDC Library]

Crutcher, H.L., and M.L. Nicodemus, 1971: South Indian tropical cyclone strike probabilities: v.1 24-hour movement, v.2 48-hour movement, v.3 72-hour movement. Asheville, N.C.: National Climatic Center, [1973] (November 1973). [QC944.U55 v.1-3 NCDC Library]

Crutcher, H.L., and M.L. Nicodemus, 1973: Southwest Pacific and Australian area tropical cyclone vector mean charts (AD0771697). [Asheville, N.C.]: National Climatic Center for the Naval Weather Service Command, Nov. 1973. [QC944.U55 CHARTS, NCDC Library]

Crutcher, H.L., and R.G. Quayle, 1974: Mariners worldwide climatic guide to tropical storms at sea, (NAVAIR 50-1C-61). Asheville, N.C.: United States Naval Weather Service Command [Washington DC, GPO], 114 p., 312 charts (March 1974). [QC944 .C7 1974 NCDC Library]

Crutcher, H.L., and R.G. Quayle, 1974: Report on the Mariners worldwide climatic guide to tropical storms at sea. International Tropical Meteorology Meeting, January 31-February 7, 1974, Nairobi, Kenya [preprints, pt. 1].American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 171-174. [AFWTL QC993.5 .I58 1974; also in NOAALINC; not in NCDC Library]

Crutcher, H.L., G.L. Barger, and G.F. McKay, 1973: A note on a gamma distribution computer program and graph paper. (NOAA technical report EDS 11). Washington, D.C.: Environmental Data Service, 92 p. (April 1973) [QC851.U64 no. 11 NCDC Library]

Crutcher, H.L., J.J. Taljaard, H. van Loon, and R.H. Jenne, 1971: Geostrophic winds (Climate of the upper air, Southern Hemisphere, v. 2), (NAVAIR 50-1C-56 and NCAR technical note NCAR TN/STR-57). Naval Weather Service Command, NCAR, NOAA. [QC982.5 .A2 T3 v.2 NCDC Library]???ck author order]

Crutcher, H.L., J.J. Taljaard, H. van Loon, and R.L. Jenne., 1971: Selected meridional cross sections of temperature, dew point and height (cross sections at 300 intervals around the hemisphere (Climate of the upper air, Southern Hemisphere, v. 4) (NAVAIR 50-1C-58). Naval Weather Service, NCAR, and NOAA (with an ESSA cover). [QC982.5 .A2 T3 v.4 NCDC Library]???ck author order]

Crutcher, H.L., J.J. Taljaard, H. van Loon, and R.L. Jenne, 1971: Vector mean geostrophic winds (isogon and isotach analyses) (Climate of the upper air, Southern Hemisphere, v. 3),(NAVAIR 50-1C-57, and NCAR Technical Note, NCARTN/STR-58). NCAR, NOAA, Naval Weather Service Command. [QC982.5 .A2 T3 v.3 NCDC Library]???ck author order]

Crutcher, H.L., J.M. Meserve and S.E. Baker, 1970: "Working paper for the revision of MILSTD 210A to MIL-STD 210B." Unpublished.

Crutcher, H.L., 1974: Presentation given to the American Institute of Chemical Engineer. March, 1974 (primarily transport of mass and energy). [QC880.4.T7C7 1974 NCDC Library]

Crutcher, H.L., 1975: Correlations of temperature and precipitation within the United States. Asheville, N.C.: National Climatic Center, (Dec. 1975). [NCDC Library QC901.C78 1975,see also EDS26]

Crutcher, H.L., 1975: A note on the possible misuse of the Kolmogorov-Smirnov test. Journal of applied meteorology, 14 (8) 1600-1603 (Dec. 1975). AMS ; AMS Subscriber ; NCDC Staff

Crutcher, H.L., and A. Thomas, 1977: Quality control in a totally variable environment such as weather. Society for Quality Control in N.C., Va., and Tennessee (several presentations).

Crutcher, H.L., and G. McKay, 1978: A slice of rain. Water international, 3 (2), 3-9 (June 1978). IWRA ; NCDC Staff

Crutcher, H.L., and L. Falls, 1976: Multivariate normality (NASA technical note D-822).

Crutcher, H.L., and R.G. Quayle, 1974: Mariners worldwide climatic guide to tropical storms at sea. GPO, 312 p.

Crutcher, H.L., and R.L. Joiner, 1977: Another look at the upper winds of the tropics. Journal of applied meteorology 16, (5), 462-476 (May 1977). AMS ; AMS Subscriber ; NCDC Staff

Crutcher, H.L., and R.L. Joiner, 1977: Separation of mixed data sets into homogeneous sets, (NOAA technical report EDS 19). Asheville, N.C. : National Climatic Center, 1977, 167 p.

Crutcher, H.L., and R.L. Joiner, 1978: Gamma distribution bias and confidence limits, (NOAA TR EDIS 30). Asheville, N.C. : National Climatic Center, 1978, 104 + A1-A57 (September 1978).

Crutcher, H.L., G.F. McKay, and D.C. Fulbright, 1977: A note on gamma distribution program and computer produced graphs (NOAA technical report EDS 24).

Crutcher, H.L., H. Cadavid C. [sic?], G.J. Mejia, and R. Scofield, 1979: An application of the satellite imagery to convective rainfall evaluation in the tropics. Third AMS Conference on Hydrology, Bogota, Colombia.

Crutcher, H.L., H. Cadavid C. [sic?], and P. Villegas, 1979: Maximum precipitation deviations in Colombia.

Crutcher, H.L., H. Cadavid C. [sic?], and P. Villegas 1979: Moisture availability for storms in northern South America. Preprint volume, Third AMS Conference on Hydrometeoroloy, August 20-24, 1979, Bogota, Colombia, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 12-13 (August 1979). NCDC Staff

Crutcher, H.L., M.J. Changery, and M.L. Nicodemus, 1979: A note on the winds. [To be submitted to the Am. Society of Civil Engineers] NCDC Online

Crutcher, H.L., R.F. Lee, and H.B. Harshbarger, 1970: Improved estimates of winds at standard heights generated from winds recorded at standard pressure levels (ESSA technical memorandum EDSTM 15). Silver Spring, Md.: U.S. Environmental Data Service, [1970], 20 p. (March 1970). [QC851.U6N56 no.15, NCDC Library)

Crutcher, H.L., W.M. Wisner and J.D. McQuigg, 1970: "Discriminant analysis of wheat yields." To be published.

Diaz, H.F., and R.G. Quayle, 1978: The 1976-77 winter in the contiguous United States in comparison with past records. Monthly weather review, 106 (10), 1393-1421 (October 1978). AMS Abstract ; AMS Subscriber ; NCDC Staff

Falls, L.W., and Crutcher, H.L., 1971: Determination of statistics for any rotation of axes of a bivariate normal elliptical distribution (NASA technical memorandum X-64595 & 6522). Marshall Space Flight Center, Ala. : NASA, George C. Marshall Space Flight Center, 1971. [QC276.C7 1971 NCDC Library]

Falls, L.W, and H.L. Crutcher, 1976: Determination of statistics for any rotation of axes of a bivariate normal elliptical distribution. Journal of applied meteorology, 15 (2), 183-185 (Feb. 1976). AMS Abstract, Purchase ; AMS Subscriber to article ; NCDC Staff

Guttman, N.B., 1978: Study of worldwide occurrence of fog, thunderstorms, supercooled low clouds, and freezing temperatures (revised). (US Navy NAVAIR 50-1C-60 CH-1).

Guttman, N.B., 1975: A study of fog and stratus for selected cold regions. US Naval Weather Command.

Guttman, N.B., and H.L. Crutcher, 1975: Revised prediction (estimation) of Cape Kennedy, Florida, wind speed profile maxima, (NASA CR-144047). Wash. D.C.: United States National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Nov. 1975, 18 p. (November 1975).

Guttman, N.B., and S.C. Brown, 1973: Climatology and the space program. Environmental Data Service, (Nov.) 3-6 (November 1973).

Guttman, N.B., 1972: On the non-linear dispersive relationship in a random surface gravity and capillary wave field. PhD dissertation.

Guttman, N.B., 1971: Study of worldwide occurrences of fog, thunderstorms, supercooled low clouds, and freezing temperatures. (U.S. Navy NAVAIR 50-1C-60).

Haggard, W.H., 1971: Management information systems. Environmental Data Services of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, (March, 1971) Washington, D.C.

Haggard, W.H., 1972: Part 4, expenditure planning, meteorological satellite data. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, 187, 343-349 (Jan. 25, 1972). NCDC Staff

Haggard, W.H. and K.D. Butson, 1976: Public and private cooperation to serve litigants. Proceedings of the Conference on Forensic Meteorology of the American Meteorological Society, November 5-6, 1976, New Orleans, LA, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA.

Haggard, W.H. and M.S. McCown, 1978: Courtroom visuals from radar and satellite photography. Proceedings of Conference on Climate and Energy: climatological aspects and industrial operations, May 8-12, 1978, Asheville, NC, American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 161-163 (May 1978). NCDC Staff

Haggard, W.H., T.H. Bilton, and H.L. Crutcher, 1973: Maximum rainfall from tropical cyclone systems which cross the Appalachians. Journal of applied meteorology, 12, (1), 50-61 (February 1973). AMS Abstract, Purchase ; AMS Subscriber to article ; NCDC Staff

Hodge, W.T., 1973: Climatic data report southeastern snow storm: February 8-11, 1973. Asheville, N.C.: U.S. Environmental Data Service, 50 p. 1973 (NOAA technical memorandum EDS NCC 2) [NCDC Library QC929.S75H6 1973 and QC980.U5 no.2 -- NTIS COM74 11370/5]. NCDC Online
Hoxit, L.R., 1975: Tornado outbreak of April 3-4, 1974 : synoptic analysis (NOAA technical report, ERL 338- APCL 37). Boulder, Colo.: Environmental Research Laboratories, 48 p. NCDC Online
Hoxit, L.R., and C.F. Chappell, 1975: An Analysis of the mesoscale circulations which produced the April 3, 1974 tornadoes in northern Indiana. Preprint volume, Ninth Conference on Severe Local Storms, Oct. 21-23, 1975, Norman, Okla., American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA, 256-263 (October 1975). NCDC Staff

Hull, A.R., T.D. Potter, and N.B. Guttman, 1977: High winds in the United States, 1975. (Natl. Bur. Standards Special Pub. No. 477).

Jenne, R.L., H.L Crutcher, H. van Loon, and J.J. Taljaard, 1974: A selected climatology of the southern hemisphere: computer methods and data availability (NCAR technical note, NCAR-TN/STR-92). [QC880 .B67 no.92 NCDC Library]

Karl, T.R., 1979: Potential application of model output statistics (MOS) to forecasts of surface ozone concentrations. Journal of climate and applied meteorology, 18 (3), 254-265. NCDC Staff

LeDuc, S.K., 1971: "Comparison of some statistical tests for cloud seeding experiments." Ph.D. dissertation, University of Missouri, 126 p. [QC929.R1 L4 in NOAA Central Library]. NCDC Online

Lee, R.F., G.W. Goodge, and H.L. Crutcher, 1970: Surface climatological information for twelve selected stations for re-entry vehicles, (NASA contractor report NASA CR-61319). Washington, D.C.: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 1970, 101 p. (February 1970). [TL795.5.L4 1970 NCDC Library]

Lettau, B., W.A. Brower, and R.G. Quayle, 1976: Marine climatology - New York Bight (Atlas monograph 7). NY Sea Grant Institute, Albany, NY, 239 p.

Quayle, R.G., 1971: A study of wind direction bias. Mariners weather log, 15 (2), 74.

Quayle, R.G., 1974: Cape rollers - unusually high swells off the South African coast. Mariners weather log, 18 (3), 145-149.

Quayle, R.G., 1974: A climatic comparison of ocean weather stations and transient ship records. Mariners weather log, 18 (5) 307-311.

Quayle, R.G., 1976: Weather and maritime casualty statistics. Mariners weather log, 20 (2), 74-80.

Quayle, R.G., 1979: Coastal data networks and sources. [Invited lecture at the American Meteorological Society Headquarters to the Committee on Meteorology of the Coastal Zone]. Asheville, N.C. : National Climatic Data Center, 32 p. Quayle, R.G., and J.D. Elms, 1979: High waves in the Benguela Current. Journal of physical oceanography, 9 (4), 858-865. AMS Abstract, Purchase ; AMS Subscriber ; NCDC Staff

Quayle, R.G. and D.C. Fulbright, 1975: Extreme wind and wave return periods for the U. S. coast. Mariners weather log, 19 (2), 67-71.

Quayle, R.G., and E.E. Edstrom, 1972: Wind climatology at Kwajalein test site, Kwajalein, Marshall Islands. U. S. Army and NOAA, 215 p.

Quayle, R.G. and W.H. Haggard, 1972: The International exchange of marine meteorological information. Proceedings, MTS, 1730 M. Street, Washington, DC, 313-320.

Quayle, R.G. and S. Baker, 1971: Extremes of the maritime climate. Mariners weather log, 15 (5), 265-272.

Whiting, D.M., 1976: Use of climatic data in estimating storage days for soils treatment systems (Research reporting series 2, Environmental protection technology, EPA-600/2-76-250). Ada, Okla.: Robert S. Kerr Environmental Research Laboratory, Office of Research and Development, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, 1976, 90 p. [S600 .W552 1976 NCDC Library]

Whiting, D.M., 1975: Use of climatic data in design of soils treatment systems (Issued also as Environmental protection technology series, EPA-660/2-75-018). Asheville, N.C.: National Climatic Center, Environmental Data Service, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, 1975, 67 p. [S600.W552 1975 NCDC Library]

Whiting, R.M., 1978: Standard deviation of monthly average temperature in the United States (NOAA technical report EDS 3). Washington, D.C. : National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Environmental Data Service, 1978 revised ed., 31 p. [QC851.U64 no.3 NCDC Library]

Whiting, D.M. and N.B. Guttman, 1977: Probabilities of good, marginal, and poor flying conditions for space shuttle ferry flights, (NASA CR-150363). Marshall Space Flight Center, Alabama: NASA George C. Marshall Space Flight Center, 30. [TL521.3.C6A3 no.150363 NCDC Library] NCDC Online

Yao, A.Y.M., G.L. Barger, [and] H.L. Crutcher, 1971: Precipitation probability for eastern Asia (NOAA atlas 1). Silver Spring, Md. : Environmental Data Service, 1971. [G1046.C8 U6 no.1 atlas NCDC Library]

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1960s


Bretschneider, C.B., H.L. Crutcher, J. Darbyshire, G. Newman, W.J. Peirson, H. Walden, B.W. Wilson, 1962: Data for high wave conditions observed by the OWS "weather reporter" in December 1959. Sonderdruck aus der Deutschen Hydrographischen Zeitschrift, 15 (6), 243-255, 1 plate. NCDC Staff

Crutcher, H.L., 1960: Statistical grouping of climates and the statistical discrimination among climatic groups (Doctoral thesis, New York University, 2 v.). Ann Arbor: University Microfilms, 1979; [Library of Congress No. MIC 60-2288, v. 21 no. 1, 496 p.] [QC874.5.C7 1960mf NCDC Library] NCDC Staff, Abstract

Crutcher, H.L., 1961: Meridional cross-sections, upper winds Over the Northern Hemisphere. (U. S. Weather Bureau technical paper no. 41). Washington, D.C.: Weather Bureau, [1961], 307 p. (June 1961). [QC983.A51 no.41 NCDC Library]

Crutcher, H.L., 1961: Monthly mean aerological cross sections pole to pole along the meridian 75 W for the IGY period. U.S. Weather Bureau.

Crutcher, H.L., 1961: "A note on the forecasting of temperatures and visibilities at Rota, Spain." [Asheville, N.C. : National Weather Records Center, 1961, 18 p. (Unpublished manuscript prepared for the Office of the U.S. Naval Representative, National Weather Records Center]. [In NOAA Central Library]

Crutcher, H.L., 1961: "A study of the application of extreme value theory to annual maximum winds at Eastport, Maine." Unpublished. On file, National Climatic Center, 15 p.

Crutcher, H.L., 1962: Climatology of the upper air as related to the design and operation of supersonic aircraft. Proceedings of a symposium on "Report to the aerospace profession," [6th Annual symposium], September 28 and 29, 1962, Beverly Hills, CA, The Society of Experiment Test Pilots, [S.l.], p. 69-150 (September 1962). [TL556.C75 1962 NCDC Library] NCDC Staff

Crutcher, H.L., 1962: A note on stratospheric wind statistics (compilation of papers presented), Second Annual Conference of Weather Effects on Aircraft Systems. USN Air Turbine Test Statis., Trenton, N.J., 1962.

Crutcher, H.L., 1963: Discriminant function analysis. Report, NCOASU, Univ. of N.C., Chapel Hill, NC, 21 p.

Crutcher, H.L., 1963: A note on the application of extreme value theory to wind data at the Texas Towers. Report, NCOASU, Univ. of N. C., Chapel Hill, NC, 34 p.

Crutcher, H.L., 1963: "A preliminary evaluation of the reliability of upper air density data for the Eurasian continent." Unpublished. U.S. Navy.

Crutcher, H.L., 1963: Storage, recall and interpolation of atmospheric winds by electronic computers. Report, NCOASU, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, 9 p. (Additional tables).

Crutcher, H.L., 1964: On the mass storage and retrieval of weather data. N.C. Operations Analysis Standby Unit, Chapel Hill, NC, Norad Operations Analysis, Colorado, 11 p.

Crutcher, H.L., 1965: Uses of some statistics in meteorology and climatology (U.S. National Weather Records Center R and D report no.12). [S.l. : s.n.], 1965, 86 p. [Lectures given at World Meteorology Organization Seminar on Aeronautical Tropical Meteorology, San Jose, Costa Rica, November 29-December 18, 1965] [in NOAA Central Library]

Crutcher, H.L., 1966: Book review of "Math and aftermath" by Robert Hooke and Douglas Shaffer. ASQC, journal of the American Society for Quality Control 22 (11) 630-631 (May).

Crutcher, H.L., 1966: Components of the 1,000 mb (or surface) winds of the Northern Hemisphere, NAVAIR 50-1C-51, U.S. Navy.

Crutcher, H.L., 1966: Gaussian filters for quality control of vector data (R and D report ([U.S.] National Weather Records Center R and D report no.15). [S.l., s.n., 19??] 44 p. (in NOAA Central Library)

Crutcher, H.L., 1966: Variability of winds with time and space (Report no. 1). U.S. Navy.

Crutcher, H.L., 1967: Applications to geophysical data, Volume 3. In: Groenewoud, C., et al., Bivariate normal offset circle, probability tables with offset ellipse transformations; and Applications to geophysical data (CAL no. XM-2464-G-1). Buffalo, N.Y.: Cornell Aeronautical Laboratory of Cornell University, 1967, 3 v. [QA273.G77 1967 v.1-3 NCDC Library]

Crutcher, H.L., 1967: The National Weather Records Center (Public health service publication no. 999-AP-25), U.S. Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare, Seminar on Human Biometeorology, Cincinnati, OH, January 1964, Environmental Health Series.

Crutcher, H.L., 1968: Automatic data handling and processing for climatological purposes. WMO Symposium on Data Processing for Climatological Purposes, May 13-18, 1968, Asheville, NC (WMO-No.242.TP.132, T.N. 100), World Meteorological Organization, Geneva, Switzerland, 64-91. (QC851.W6445 no. 242)

Crutcher, H.L., 1969: Centralized quality control and evaluation programs. AMS Symposium on Meteorological Observations and Instrumentation, Washington, DC, February 10-14, 1969. (Meteorological monographs, 11 (33), 137-140).

Crutcher, H.L., 1969: Temperature and humidity in the troposphere. In: Climate of the free atmosphere (World survey of climatology, v. 4), Daniel Rex, ed. New York: Elsevier Publishing Co., p. 45-83.

Crutcher, H.L., 1969: Uses of some statistics in meteorology, WMO Seminar on Aeronautical Meteorology and Climatology. San Jose, Costa Rica, C.A., November 1965 (OMM-No. 212.TP 112, TN 88), p. 279-304.

Crutcher, H.L. (consultant) to authors, H. Moses and M. Bogner, 1967: Fifteen-year climatological summary, January 1, 1950 - December 31, 1964 (ANL report no. 7084). Argonne National Laboratory.

Crutcher, H.L., and C. Horton, 1962: "A note on stratospheric wind oscillations." Unpublished. On file, National Climatic Center.

Crutcher, H.L., and D.K. Halligan, 1967: Upper wind statistics of the northern western hemisphere, (U.S. ESSA technical report EDS-1). Silver Spring, MD: Environmental Data Service, 1967, 129 p. (NTIS NTIS PB-174 921/XAB) [Partially updates through 1963-64: Upper wind statistics charts of the northern hemisphere, NAVAER-50-1C-535, v. 1-3., 1959] [Also issued as an NWRC R and d report [no.?] [QC851.U64 no.1 NCDC Library]

Crutcher, H.L., and F. Quinlan, 1968: "Upper winds over the Australian area from about 55,000 feet (100 mb) to about 100,000 feet (10 mb)." Unpublished, on file, National Climatic Center.

Crutcher, H.L., and F.T. Quinlan,1963: Comparison of rocketsonde and rawinsonde temperatures in the 25-32 km layer at Cape Canaveral, Fla., between May 20, 1960 and April 25, 1963. George C. Marshall Space Flight Center, Huntsville, AL, MTP-AERO-63-35, 27 p.

Crutcher, H.L., and F.T. Quinlan, 1964: Prediction (estimation) of Cape Kennedy, Florida, wind speed profile maxima. NASA, Marshall Space Flight Center, 26 p. + 4 appendices.

Crutcher, H.L. and F.T Quinlan, 1968: A comparison of radiosonde temperatures at the 100-, 80-, 50-, and 30-mb levels (EDS-7 and National Weather Records Center's R and d report no.3-66). Asheville, N.C.: National Weather Records Center, 53 p. (NTIS PB-180 058/XAB). [QC851.U64 no.7a NCDC Library]

Crutcher, H.L. and F.T Quinlan, 1968: A comparison of radiosonde temperatures at the 100-, 80-, 50-, and 30-mb levels (U.S. ESSA technical report EDS-7). Silver Spring, Md.: Environmental Data Service, [1968], 47 p. (August 1968). [QC851.U64 no.7 NCDC Library]

Crutcher, H.L., and H. Moses, 1963: A note on ellipsoidal wind distributions. In: ANL-6769, Radiological Physics Division Laboratory, Argonne National Laboratory, p. 181-196.

Crutcher, H.L., and J.A. Almazan, 1966: Cross-spectrum analyses of temperatures and precipitation data of Charleston, S.C. and Sydney, Australia ((U.S.) National Weather Records Center R and D report no. 1-67). Asheville, N.C. : [s.n., 1966] 8 p. [in NOAA Central Library]

Crutcher, H.L., and J.A. Almazan, 1966: Power spectrum-analyses of New York City temperature data 1822-1956 ([U.S.] National Weather Records Center R and D report no.4-67) . Asheville, N.C. : [s.n., 1966], 10 p. [in NOAA Central Library]

Crutcher, H.L., and J.A. Almazan, 1967: Daily maximum hourly wind speed distributions at Cape Kennedy, Florida. NASA, Marshall Space Flight Center. 9 p., 6 tables, 34 graphs.

Crutcher, H.L., and J.L. Clutter, 1960: Heterogeneous wind distributions, [part] 1. Chapel Hill, N.C.: North Carolina Operations Analysis Standby Unit, 60 p. [Not in OCLC, NOAALINC, DAS]

Crutcher, H.L., and J.L. Clutter, 1960: Heterogeneous wind distributions, [part] 2. Chapel Hill, N.C.: North Carolina Operations Analysis Standby Unit, 60 p. [Not in OCLC, NOAALINC, DAS]

Crutcher, H.L., and J.M. Meserve, 1966: Selected level temperatures and dew points for the northern hemisphere, NAVAIR 50-1C-52. Washington, D.C.: GPO, 1966, 260 p. [ QC879.59.A1C7 1966 archive; FDL archive not in NCDC Library]
Crutcher, H.L. and J.M. Meserve, 1968: Variability of wind[s] with time and space, part 2 appendix 3 part C #2, and part D of parts A, B, C, and D. [Washington, D.C.]: Dept. of Commerce for the Naval Ordnance Test Station (China Lake, Calif.), 1968, 87 p. (July 1968). [QC940.A1C7 1968 in AWSTL]. NCDC Online

Crutcher, H.L., and J. Roddy, 1960: "Spectrum analysis of upper winds." Unpublished. U.S. Navy Representative, Asheville, NC.

Crutcher, H.L., and L. Baer, 1962: Computations from elliptical wind distribution statistics. Journal of applied meteorology, 1 (4), 522-530 (December 1962). AMS Abstract ; AMS Subscriber ; NCDC Staff

Crutcher, H.L. and M.H. Bailey, 1962: Upper wind statistics charts of the Northern Hemisphere (50 mb level, provisional), v. 3. NAVWEPS 50-1C-535, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations.

Crutcher, H.L., and N.B. Guttman, 1969: An empirical analysis of the 10-15 km maximum winds to determine Apollo and AAP launch opportunities, Cape Kennedy, Florida (NASA contractor report NASA CR-61260). Washington, D.C.: U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 554 p. (NTIS N70-31744/XAB). [TL557.A5C76 1969 NCDC Library]

Crutcher, H.L., and N.B. Guttman, 1969: Markov chain techniques for predicting the maximum wind in the maximum dynamic pressure region for launching space vehicles (NASA contractor report NASA CR-61258). Washington, D.C.: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 1969, 78 p. (NTIS N69-19893/XAB) [TL557.A5C75 1969 in AWSTL and NCDC Library] NCDC Online

Crutcher, H.L., and O.M. Davis, 1969: The world, (U.S. Navy marine climatic atlas of the world, v. 8), Naval Weather Service Command, NAVAIR 50-1C-54. (All volumes will be online or available for download. Find: https://navy.ncdc.noaa.gov/CDROMS/mca.html for a direct CD-ROM download; it is linked from https://navy.ncdc.noaa.gov/CDROMS/cdrom.html and find https://navy.ncdc.noaa.gov/pubs/publications.html for online but check for digital versions lower right hand corner of List No. 1. It doesn't look as if all have been digitized into online.)

Crutcher, H.L., and R.F. Lee, 1969: "Comparison of the pressure and height trends within and between the Aleutian and Icelandic areas." Unpublished. U.S. Navy.

Crutcher, H.L., and R. Hoxit, 1968: "Limiting angle frequencies for Guadalupe Island, Mexico." Unpublished.

Crutcher, H.L., and R.L. Durham, 1965: Prediction (estimation of Cape Kennedy, Florida, wind speed profiles--multiple linear regression. NASA, Marshall Space Flight Center. 25 p. + 4 appendices.

Crutcher, H.L., H.B. Harshbarger, R.L. Durham, F.T. Quinlan, and J.D. Matthews, 1967: Estimates of winds at constant heights generated from winds observed at constant pressure surfaces. (ESSA technical memorandum EDSTM-4), Silver Spring, Md.: Environmental Data Service, [1967], 27 p. (NTIS PB-174 499/XAB). [QC851.U6N56 no.4 NCDC Library]

Crutcher, H.L., and S. Holbrook, 1960: "Some aspects of the use of upper wind statistics charts of the Northern Hemisphere to the meridional flow." Unpublished.

Crutcher, H.L., and W.L Schallert, 1966: A note on atmospheric variability (U.S. National Weather Records Center, R and D report no. 66-5). [S.l. : s.n., 1966], 32 p. [QC875.C7 1966 NCDC Library]

Crutcher, H.L., G.L. Barger, J. Nyham, et al. 1960: Climatology at work. U.S. Department of Commerce.

Crutcher, H.L., H.E. Landsberg, J.M. Mitchell, and J.A. Almazan, 1965: "Spectrum and cross-spectrum analysis of atmospheric pressure gradients of the North Atlantic area." Unpublished.

Crutcher, H.L., J.A. Almazan and F.T. Quinlan, 1969: Prediction of the maximum wind speed in the 10-15 km layer above Cape Kennedy (NASA contractor Report CR-61257). Marshall Space Flight Center, Ala.: U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 1969, ca. 250 p. (NTIS N70-31936/XAB). [QC940.U6F6 1969b NCDC Library]

Crutcher, H.L., J.J. Taljaard, H. van Loon, and R.L. Jenne, 1969: Temperatures, dew points, and heights selected pressure levels (Climate of the upper air, pt. 1, Southern Hemisphere, v. 1), Naval Weather Service Command, NCAR, ESSA, NAVAIR 50-1C-55.

Crutcher, H.L., L.F. Stevens, and F.T. Quinlan, 1967: "An upper air atlas survey." Unpublished.

Crutcher, H.L., N.B. Guttman, and S.D. Case, Jr., 1967: "Further notes on the application of Markov transition probabilities to the problem of prediction of favorable and adverse conditions at ocean station vessel 'C.'" Unpublished report 67-2 for the U.S. Navy.

Crutcher, H.L., O.E. Smith, and L.E. Truppi, 1964: Interparameter statistical analysis of surface wind speed, total opaque cloud cover, and the maximum wind speed aloft at Cape Kennedy, Fla., NASA TMX-53037, 24 p.

Crutcher, H.L., S.B. Nash and D.K. Kropp 1969: A note on the climatology of Thailand and Southeast Asia (EDSTM-10), 166 p. (NTIS PB-187 569/XAB)

Crutcher, H.L., W.H. Haggard, F. Quinlan, and G. Whiting, 1964: Hurricane position probabilities from climatological data. Weather Bureau Hurricane Evaluation Conference, Miami, FL, Dec. 7-9, 1964.

Crutcher, H.L., W.H. Haggard, R.F. Lee, and F.T.Quinlan, 1968: Hurricane recurvature and satellite photography. Fifth Technical Conference on Hurricanes and Tropical Meteorology, Nov. 20-28, 1967, Caracas, Venezuela.

Crutcher, H.L., et al., 1969-: Climate of the upper air : Southern Hemisphere [Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1969- (4 vols, "A joint production of National Center for Atmospheric Research ... National Climatic Center ... and Department of Defense").

Cry, G.W. and W.H. Haggard 1962: North Atlantic tropical cyclone activity. Proceedings of the Second Technical Conference on Hurricanes, June 27-30, 1961 (National hurricane research project report number 50), U.S. Weather Bureau, 1962.

Cry, G.W., and W.H. Haggard, 1962: North Atlantic tropical cyclones activity, 1901-1960. Monthly weather review, 90 (8) 341-349. AMS ; AMS Abstract via NOAA Rescue Project ; NCDC Online

Guttman, N.B., and H.L. Crutcher 1968: Wind and temperature effects on supersonic aircraft operations. Weatherwise, 21 (6), 220-226 (December 1968). NCDC Staff

Haggard, W.H., 1961: Plan for a national operational meteorological satellite system, National Coordinating Committee for Aviation Meteorology, U. S. Government, p. 26. [As Deputy Chief of the U. S. Weather Bureau Office of Plans, I was Assistant Coordinator for the development of this multi-agency plan].

Haggard, W.H., 1963: Climatological-synoptic patterns associated with North Atlantic tropical cyclogenesis. Proceedings of the Third Technical Conference on Hurricanes and Tropical Meteorology, 9th Session, Mexico, D.F., June 6-12, 1963, and published in Geofisica International, Mexico, 1965, 97-113.

Haggard, W.H., 1966: Data processing for environmental research. Proceedings of the IBM Scientific Composing Symposium on Environmental Sciences, November 14-16, 1966, ... Yorktown Heights, NY, 63-79.

Haggard, W.H., G.C. Whiting, and R.L. Durham, 1964: Climatological aids to tropical analysis and forecasting. Proceedings of the 1964 Army Conference on Tropical Meteorology held in Fort Monmouth, New Jersey 14-15 May 1964, U.S. Army Electronics Laboratories, Fort Monmouth, New Jersey, 168 p. (May 1964). NCDC Online

Haggard, W.H, H.L. Crutcher, and G.C. Whiting, 1965: Storm strike probabilities. Fourth Technical Conference on Hurricanes and Tropical Meteorology, Nov. 22-24, 1965, Miami, FL.(email about citation). NCDC Online

Haggard, W.H., H.L. Crutcher, R.F. Lee, and F.T. Quinlan, 1967: Hurricane recurvature and satellite photography. Proceedings of the Fifth Technical Conference on Hurricanes and Tropical Meteorology, Caracas, Venezuela, November 20-28, 1967

Jagannathan, P, and H.L. Crutcher, 1968: Prediction of movement and intensity of tropical storms over the Indian seas during the October to December season (EDS-4). Silver Spring, MD: Environmental Data Service, 1968, 49 p. (NTIS PB-178 497/XAB) [QC851 .U64 no.4 NCDC Library]

Jenne, R.L., H.L. Crutcher, H. van Loon, and J.J. Taljaard, 1969: An interim note on southern hemisphere climatological grid data. Unpublished? (September 1969). [QC982.5 .J4 1969 NCDC Library]. NCDC Online

Jenne, R.L., H. van Loon, J.J. Taljaard, and H.L. Crutcher, 1968: Zonal means of climatological analyses of the Southern Hemisphere. NOTOS, 17 , 35-52. [QC982.5 .J4 1968 NOTOS reprint NCDC Library]

Landsberg, H.E., J.M. Mitchell, Jr., H.L. Crutcher, and F.T. Quinlan, 1963: Surface signs of the biennial atmospheric pulse. Monthly weather review, Wexler Memorial issue, 91 (10-12),549-556 (October-December 1963). AMS ; NOAA Rescue Project ; NCDC Online

Lee, R.F., J.W. Ownbey, and F.T. Quinlan, [and H.L. Crutcher], 1969: Thunderstorm persistence at Cape Kennedy, Florida, (NASA-CR-61259). Huntsville Ala.: NASA George C. Marshall Space Flight Center, 69 pp. [NCDC Library QC968.L4 1969 original submission]. NASA ; NCDC Online ; NCDC Onlineoriginal manuscript

Mooley, D.A., and H.L.Crutcher, 1968: An Application of the gamma distribution function to Indian rainfall, (EDS-5). Silver Spring, Md.: Environmental Data Service, 47 p. NTIS PB-180 056/XAB).

Quayle, R.G., J.M. Meserve, and H.L. Crutcher, [1966]: Climatological mean probability of penetrable optical path to the surface for altitudes to 5 km and observer-target horizontal distances to 10 km for high intensity, high contrast optical targets, 8 v. (ca. 770 p.). Asheville, N.C. : U.S. Dept. of Commerce, Environmental Science Services Administration, Environmental Data Service, The National Weather Records Center (Funding: Project no. 66-95116, Atmospheric Sciences Laboratory, U.S. Army Electronics Command, Fort Monmouth, N.J.) [QC975 .C5 1966 v.1-4, ps.A-B NCDC Library]

Smith, O.E., W.M. McMurray, and H.L. Crutcher, 1963: Cross sections of temperature, pressure and density near the 80th meridian, (NASA TN D-1641). Washington, D.C.: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 145 p. [TL521 .A3525 no.1641 NCDC Library]

Taljaard, J.J., R.L. Jenne, H. van Loon, and H.L. Crutcher, 1968: Seasonal range, anomalies and other aspects of sea-level pressure, isobaric height, temperature and dew point at selected levels in the Southern Hemisphere. NOTOS [South African journal], 17, 63-140. [QC982.5 .T3 1968 NOTOS reprint NCDC Library]. NCDC Staff

van Loon, H., R.L. Jenne, J.J. Taljaard, H.L. Crutcher, 1968: An outline of the yearly and half-yearly components in the zonal mean temperature and wind between the surface and 100 mb in the Southern Hemisphere. NOTOS, 17, 53-62. [QC982.5 .V2 1968 NOTOS reprint NCDC Library]

Wan-cheng Chiu, and H.L. Crutcher, 1966: The spectrums of angular momentum transfer in the atmosphere. Journal of geophysical research, 71 (4), 1017-1032 (February 15, 1966). NCDC Staff

Wan-cheng Chiu, and H.L. Crutcher, 1966: Reply [The spectrums of angular momentum transfer in the atmosphere]. Journal of geophysical research, 71 (20), 5003-5004 (October 15, 1966). NCDC Staff

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Berry, F.A., W.H. Haggard, and P.M. Wolff, 1954: On the analysis of 500-millibar zonal wind profiles and index cycles. Journal of the atmospheric sciences 11 (5), 380-386 (October 1954). AMS ; AMS

Canfield, N.L, 1957: Ships' weather observations, part 1, developments up to the 20th century. Mariners weather log, 1 (6), 157-160 (Nov. 1957). [QC993.83.4 .M32 1957 NCDC Library]

Crutcher, H.L.,1951: Effectiveness of small-scale turbulence in meridional flux of zonal momentum, Thesis, M.S.,New York University, 17 p. (June 1951). [Not in OCLC, NOAALINC, DWB; in AMS MGA]

Crutcher, H.L., 1951: The influence of scale on the horizontal transport of momentum. In: Progress report, New York Univ. phase study, July 1950-Feb. 28. [New York: New York University?], 26-28 (March 1951).

[Crutcher, H.L.], 1953: Climatology by machine methods for Naval operations, plans, and research [NA 50-1C-518]. Washington, D.C.: Chief of Naval Operations, Aerology Branch, 37 p. (March 1953). [NCDC Library QC874.U543c 1948-1960]

Crutcher, H.L., 1954: "The variation of equivalent wind distribution with aircraft speeds." Unpublished. 10 p.

Crutcher, H.L., 1954: "Wind aid from wind roses." Asheville, N.C.: National Weather Records Center, 1954, 16 p. [Reprint?, 133rd National Meeting of the American Meteorological Society, November 18, 1954, in Miami, FL] (November 1954). [QC933.A1C7 1954 NCDC Library] NCDC Online

Crutcher, H.L., 1955: Marine climatic atlas of the world, v. 1, North Atlantic Ocean, NAVAIR 50-1C-528. U.S. Navy. [QC993.83 .U5 v.1 NCDC Library] Navy

Crutcher, H.L., 1956: On the standard vector-deviation wind rose. [S.l. : s.n., 1956], 16 p. [Presented at the 148th Meeting of the American Meteorological Society in Asheville, N.C., Oct. 30, 1956, "to be published in the Journal of meteorology."][in the NOAA Central Library] NCDC Online

Crutcher, H.L., 1956: Route equivalent winds. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 37 (1), 14-18 (January 1956). [This BAMS year is not online 2/05]

Crutcher, H.L., 1956: Wind aid from wind roses. Bulletin of the Meteorological Society, 37 (8), 391-402. NCDC Staff

Crutcher, H.L., 1956?: "Wind aid or equivalent wind calculation by Sawyer's method." [Unpublished paper], 11 p. [QC933.A1C7 1956? In NCDC Library] NCDC Online

Crutcher, H.L., 1957: Cyclone distributions along the east coast of the United States as characterized by the bivariate normal distribution. 150th Meeting of the American Meteorological Society, New York, January 31, 1957, Boston, MA, American Meteorological Society, 6 p.+ (January 1957). [2/05 Not online yet; not in NOAALINC catalog; DWB]

Crutcher, H.L., 1957: On the standard vector deviation wind rose. Journal of meteorology, 14 (1), 28-33 (February 1957). [Reprint, QC933.A1C7 1957 NCDC Library] AMS ; AMS Subscriber to article ; NCDC Staff

Crutcher, H.L., 1957: "Statistical prediction of upper air winds for the purpose of synthesizing missing observations." Unpublished.

Crutcher, H.L., 1957: "Upper air wind data for use by the meteorologist and climatologist." Unpublished. 41 p.

Crutcher, H.L., 1958: An application of Hotelling's "T‚²" distribution to meteorology. Journal of meteorology, 15 (2), 242-244 (April 1958). AMS ; AMS Subscriber ; NCDC Staff

Crutcher, H.L., 1958: On the combination of means, variances, and covariances as applied to upper wind distributions. Asheville, N.C.: National Weather Records Center, 1958 16 p. (August 1958). [QC935.C7 1958 NCDC Library].

Crutcher, H.L., 1958: "On the combination of vector variances." Unpublished. On file at the National Climatic Center.

Crutcher, H.L., 1958: Project Crosswinds and crosswind components for selected Navy stations. Technical note, Office of the U.S. Navy Representative, Asheville, NC. (TL557.A5C7 1958)

Crutcher, H.L., 1958: Upper wind distribution statistical parameter estimates. (U.S. Weather Bureau technical paper no. 34). Washington, D.C.: U.S. Weather Bureau, [1958], 59 p. (November 1958). [QC983.A51 no.34 NCDC Library]

Crutcher, H.L., 1958: Upper wind statistical parameter estimates (Technical paper no. 34). GPO. 88 p.

Crutcher, H.L., 1959: Upper wind statistics charts of the Northern Hemisphere (850, 700 and 500 mb levels) (v. 1 & 2), NAVAER 50-1C-535. U.S. Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, 1959. [QC935.A2 U5 1959 v.1-3 NCDC Library]

Crutcher, H.L., and B.N. Charles, 1958: "Periodicity of winds at various altitudes." Unpublished. 9 p.

Crutcher, H.L., and F. Orovitz, 1955: Prediction (estimation) of Cape Kennedy, Florida, wind speed profiles-Markov transition. NASA, Marshall Space Flight Center, 69 p. + 13 figs, 27 tables.

Crutcher, H.L. and G.C. Whiting, compilers and eds., 1955: Ocean vessel station meteorological records survey, U.S. Navy stations - Pacific, 1943-1952. [Asheville, N.C.] : National Weather Records Center, 1955, 37 p. [QC994.6.C7 1943-1952 NCDC Federal archive in the Basement]

[Crutcher, H.L. and G.C. Whiting, compilers and eds.], 1956: Ocean station vessel meteorological records survey, Atlantic and Pacific (Key to meteorological records documentation 2.3). Washington, D.C.: U.S. Dept. of Commerce, Weather Bureau, [National Weather Records Center], 1956, 63 p. [QC855.K4 no.2.3 NCDC Library]

Crutcher, H.L., J.C. Hunter, R.A. Sanders, and S.Price, 1950: Forecasting the heights of cumulus cloud-tops on the Washington-Bermuda airways route. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 31 (1), 1-7 (January 1950). [This BAMS year is not online 2/05]

Crutcher, H.L., R.L. Joiner, and D.0. Harton, 1954: "Radiosonde computation and verification by digital computing machines." Unpublished paper, 133rd American Meteorological Society Meeting, Miami, FL. In file, National Climatic Center.

Cry, G. W., W.H. Haggard and H. S. White, 1959: North Atlantic Tropical Cyclones, (Technical paper 36), U. S. Weather Bureau, Washington, D.C., 1959, 214 p.

Haggard, W.H., 1958: The birthplace of North Atlantic tropical storms. Monthly weather review 86 (10), 397-404 (October 1958). AMS Access and to article when available ; AMS Abstract via NOAA Rescue Project ; NCDC Online

Haggard, W.H., 1956: What's behind a storm warning? Yachting Power and Sail, March, 1956, p. 166,

[Haggard, W.H., (year?)]: A series of charts with the titles, Number of times destruction was caused by tropical storms, 1901-1955, p.27; Risk of tropical cyclones (U.S. Gulf of Mexico coastline, U.S. Atlantic coastline) [from Simpson and Lawrence 1971?], p.28-29; Earliest and latest tropical cyclone occurrences 1886-1970 [from Simpson and Lawrence 1971?], p.30. NCDC Staff

Landsberg, H. and W.H. Haggard, 1959: Climatological and oceanographic atlas for mariners, Washington, D.C., 1959, 190 p.

Landsberg, H.E., J.M. Mitchell, Jr., and H.L. Crutcher, 1959: Power spectrum analysis of climatological data for Woodstock College, Maryland. Monthly weather review 87 (8), 283-298 (August 1959). AMS Access ; AMS Abstract to DOC article ; NCDC Online

Landsberg, H.E., J.M. Mitchell, Jr., and H.L. Crutcher, 1959: Comments on "Power spectrum analysis of climatological data for Woodstock College, Maryland." Monthly weather review 87 (11), 417-417 (November 1959). AMS Access ; NOAA Rescue Project ; NCDC Online

Panofsky, H., and H.L. Crutcher, 1951: Horizontal momentum flux due to small-scale turbulence. Journal of meteorology, 8, (6), 420-421 (December 1951). AMS Access ; AMS Subscriber ; NCDC Staff

Riehl, H., W.H. Haggard, et al., 1954: Prediction of Tropical Cyclone Tracks, Second Research Report Task 12, [Navy] Bureau of Aeronautics, Project AROWA (Appl; search; Operational Weather Analyses), Norfolk, VA, 1954.

Riehl, H., W.H. Haggard, and R.W. Sanborn, 1956: On the prediction of 24-hour hurricane motion. Journal of the atmospheric sciences 13 (5) 415-420 (October 1956). AMS ; AMS

Whiting, G.C., 1958: Ships' weather observations, part 2, cooperative observations program development. Mariners weather log, 2 (2), 31-34 (Mar. 1958).

Whiting, G.C. [Mrs-Georgia C. Whiting], 1958: Ships' weather observations, part 2, cooperative observations program development (concluded). Mariners weather log, 2 (6), 179-182 (Nov. 1958).

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Crutcher, H.L., 1949: Survey of Chilean meteorological stations. Journal of Chilean civil aviation 4 p. NCDC Online to Spanish article accepted for publication

Haggard, W.H., 1946: Fog and stratus formations - their occurrence over the southeastern United States, M.S. Thesis, University of Chicago, August, 1946.

Haggard, W.H., 1948: Colloidal instability of tropical clouds, Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 29, 139-140 (Mar.).

Solot, S. and W.H. Haggard, 1948: Relationships between large-scale atmospheric flow patterns and Hawaiian precipitation Transactions of the American Geophysical Union, 29, 1948, 796-802 (Prepared for the Pineapple Research Institute and Hawaiian Sugar Planter's Association).