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Weather and climate in Japan when viewed from all directions

Update: 10. 04, 2016

(Nov. 6, 2016)

Research Meeting in International Coastal Research Center

Date: November, 6th, 2016 (Sunday) 9:00-15:00
Venue:Otsuchi Namiita Kouryu Sokushin Center
          11-25 Kirikiri, Otsuchi, Iwate Prefecture 028-1101, JAPAN
          Tel: +81-193-44-2101
Organizer: Kazuaki Nishii (Mie University, nishii[at]
         Kiyoshi Tanaka (AORI, University of Tokyo, ktanaka[at]


9:00-9:05 Opening and housekeeping

Session 1 (Chair: Satoru Okajima)

9:05-9:30 Tetsu Nakamura (Hokkaido University)*

On the atmospheric response experiment to a Blue Arctic Ocean

9:30-9:50 Kazuhira Hoshi (Niigata University)

Characteristics of Stratospheric Sudden Warming related to the Arctic sea-ice variability

9:50-10:10 Yuta Ando (Mie University)

Stagnant of season’s transition of Polar Night Jet and Cooling of Siberia in early winter

10:10-10:30 Yoshihiro Tachibana (Mie University)

Remote influence on Yamase wind of cold SST due to tidal mixing along Kuril Islands

10:30-10:45 Break

Session 2 (Chair: Yuta Ando)

10:45-11:10 Takenari Kinoshita (JAMSTEC)*

On the three dimensional structure of stratospheric material transport driven by waves

11:10-11:30 Taishi Saka (Mie University)

Rapid turning over of the polarity of the Arctic Oscillation in association with a large cold surge in Japan and sea ice reduction in January 2016

11:30-11:50 Satoru Okajima (University of Tokyo)

JRA-55 additional product: Climatology of reanalsysis with high-resolution SST data assimilated

11:50-12:55 Lunch

12:55-13:20 Hatsumi Nishikawa (Hokkaido University)*

Impact of North Pacific SST fronts on Japanese weather

13:20-13:40 Satoru Kasuga (Niigata University)

Multi-Scale Structure between the Cut-off Low and the Tornado

13:40-14:00 Junpei Kanai (Mie University)

Weakening process of a typhoon –impact of tropopause fluctuation-

14:00-14:20 Souta Yamaguchi (Niigata University)

Relationship between interannual variability of the summertime North Pacific subtropical high and the atmospheric circulation

14:20-14:40 Shunichi Watanabe (University of Tokyo)

Idealized numerical experiment of a convergence cloud band over the Sea of Japan in winter

14:40-15:00 Kazuaki Nishii (Mie University)

Role of midlatitude ocean in potential seasonal predictability of the atmosphere

* Invited speaker (25 minute talk); others (20 minute talk)

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