SCIPP Documents

SCIPP Monitor: June 2013

In this issue:

  • Ice Storms and Global Atmospheric Circulation
  • Temperature and Precipitation Summaries
  • Drought Update

SCIPP Monitor: June 2014

In this issue:

  • SCIPP Research Investigates How Hurricanes Generate Storm Surges
  • A Brief History of How and Why We Name Hurricanes
  • Drought Update

SCIPP Monitor: June 2015

In this issue:

  • New Article Finds Gulf Coast Storm Surges Rank Second Globally in Terms of Severity
  • Drought, Temperature, and Precipitation Summaries
  • London Avenue Canal Breach Due to Remnant Beach Ridge

SCIPP Monitor: June 2016

In this issue:

  • A Personal Viewpoint of SCIPP and Its Success
  • Drought, Temperature, and Precipitation Summaries
  • 2016 Hurricane Season Begins on a Tear

SCIPP Monitor: June 2017

In this issue:

  • The TexMesonet
  • Drought, Temperature, and Precipitation Summaries
  • Lake Pontchartrain is no Lake

SCIPP Monitor: June 2018

In this issue:

  • The First Half of 2018: Severe Weather by The Numbers
  • Drought, Temperature, and Precipitation Summaries
  • Social Policies May Increase Heat Vulnerability

La Nina and Prospects for Extended Drought (Oct 13, 2011)

This is part of the Managing Drought in the Southern Plains Webinar Series.

Livestock and Agriculture (Aug 09, 2012)

This is part of the Managing Drought in the Southern Plains Webinar Series.

Managing Disaster: 20 May 2013 Central Oklahoma Tornado

The purpose of this study was to understand how the emergency management response to the 20 May 2013 EF-5 tornado that struck central Oklahoma compared to expectations and how prior planning and experience managing disasters influenced that response. The study also identifies the elements that communities who are less experienced with disasters should include in their planning exercises and documents. Authors: Rachel Riley & Alek Krautmann. Publication Year: 2016

Managing Drought in Southern Plains Webinar Series Summary Report

This report includes one page summaries of various webinars - each of which includes an overview of the current drought assessment and outlook, summary of impacts across the region, and a topic or resource, such as wildfire conditions.