Inland Flooding in a Changing Climate: The case of the 2019 Mississippi/Missouri basin Webinar

Part 1 of 2

Event date: 9/23/2019 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM Export event

Source: NASA


  • Overview of the 2019 Mississippi and Missouri Basins flooding ​- Justin Palmer (NOAA North Central River Forecast Center)
  • Could America's Wettest Winter of 2018-19 Have Been Anticipated? - Andy Hoell (NOAA Earth System Research Laboratory/Physical Sciences Division)
  • Understanding Extreme Precipitation and Characterizing Flood Risk in Climate Models - Sarah Kapnick (NOAA Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory)
  • Observed and Projected Changes in Flood Events Gabriele Villarini (University of Iowa)
  • Modeling Land and Hydrologic Processes Associated with Flooding in Climate Models - Elena Sheliakova (NOAA Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory)

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