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Wednesday | May 12, 2010

UA Atmospheric Scientists Present Hurricane Research

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UA projects highlighted at an international conference in Tucson focus on improving hurricane predictions and the effects of such storms on the U.S. Southwest.
By Mari N. Jensen, College of Science, May 11, 2010

University of Arizona researchers will report new findings about hurricanes and other tropical cyclones this week at the 29th Conference on Hurricanes and Tropical Meteorology in Tucson. The meeting is sponsored by the American Meteorological Society and organized by the AMS Committee on Tropical Meteorology.

The UA presentations highlighted here focus on improving hurricane predictions and the effects of such storms on the U.S. Southwest.

The conference has more than 650 scheduled presentations and posters and 476 registered attendees representing 19 different countries.

All meeting sessions will be held at the JW Marriott Starr Pass Resort and Spa Tucson, 3800 W. Starr Pass Blvd., Tucson, Ariz. 85745.

See the complete article in UANEWS. http://www.uanews.org/node/31892

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