SCIPP Documents

A Summary of Survey Responses to the Drought Webinar Series

To address the different needs in the drought-stricken South Central United States, a four-pronged approach was used: regional workshops, state drought planning, a series of webinars, and supporting local impact reporting. This report highlights the webinar series and outcomes from the survey that was administered during December 2011.

A Survey of Flood Information Needs: Spring 2012 Pilot Test Results

Researchers at SCIPP and three NWS River Forecast Centers (RFC) piloted an online survey that was sent to various state floodplain managers, emergency managers, and broadcast meteorologists in the SCIPP region. This report is based on responses from 70 people who provided information about their oversight on recent flood events.

Adaptation Planning Meeting Summary Report

This report details the events of a half-day planning workshop hosted by the Oklahoma Climatological Survey and SCIPP regarding climate adaptation in Oklahoma.

An Analysis of Historical Storm Surge Activity along the U.S. Gulf Coast

This presentation provides an overview on the methodology and tools used to analyze return periods for storm surge along the U.S. Gulf Coast.

An Assessment of the Climate-Related Needs of Oklahoma Decision Makers

This report is comprised of information from interviews in 2010 and 2011 with twenty-three decision-makers in local, tribal, state, federal, non-profit, and for-profit agencies across Oklahoma.

SCIPP Monitor: April 2011

In this issue:

  • The Urban Influence on Precipitation in the Southeastern United States
  • Drought Update
  • April's Extreme Weather

SCIPP Monitor: April 2012

In this issue:

  • A Tale of Two Storm Surges: Hurricane Charley versus Hurricane Ike
  • 2012 Hurricane Season
  • Temperature and Precipitation Summaries

SCIPP Monitor: April 2013

In this issue:

  • April Drought Relief Accompanies Cold Weather
  • Temperature and Precipitation Summaries
  • Drought Update

SCIPP Monitor: April 2014

In this issue:

  • A Climatology of Dipole Drought and Pluvial Events within the Great Plains
  • National Climate Assessment Released Last Week
  • Drought Update

SCIPP Monitor: April 2015

In this issue:

  • Enhancing High-Hazard Weather Alerts to Travelers
  • Drought, Temperature, and Precipitation Summaries
  • Subtropical Storm Ana Kicks-Off 2015 Hurricane Season