Weather, Climate, and Society

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Volume 14, Issue 2

About the Journal

Weather, Climate, and Society (WCAS) publishes research and reviews that address economics, policy analysis, political science, history, communication, and institutional, social, health, and behavioral scholarship and research relating to weather and climate, including both climate variability and longer-term climate change. Contributions must include evidence-based analysis and substantive discussion of the interactions of weather and climate with society, taking an integrated approach, drawing on both the social and physical sciences.

Since many authors of WCAS papers are from social science disciplines, for which funding is generally more limited than in the physical sciences, the AMS Council has eliminated page charges for this journal.

ISSN: 1948-8327; elSSN: 1948-8335

Editor in Chief

Henry Huntington, Huntington Consulting

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2.746 

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Climate Change Impact Chains: A Review of Applications, Challenges, and Opportunities for Climate Risk and Vulnerability Assessments

Linda Menk, Stefano Terzi, Marc Zebisch, Erich Rome, Daniel Lückerath, Katharina Milde, and Stefan Kienberger
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Confidence and communication preferences on weather forecasts among university students in Spain

Igor Gómez, Enric Valor, Sergio Molina, Raquel Niclòs, and Vicente Caselles
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Creating A Communication Framework for FACETs: How Probabilistic Hazard Information Affected Warning Operations in NOAA’s Hazardous Weather Testbed

Joseph E. Trujillo-Falcón, Justin Reedy, Kimberly E. Klockow-McClain, Kodi L. Berry, Gregory J. Stumpf, Alyssa V. Bates, and James G. LaDue
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Weather Conditions and Messaging associated with Fatal Winter-Weather-Related Motor-Vehicle Crashes

Dana M. Tobin, Heather D. Reeves, Maci N. Gibson, and Andrew A. Rosenow
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Aligning Trends in Climatic Parameters and Nomads’ Indigenous Knowledge about Climate Change in Central Iran (Case Study: Semirom town)

Razieh Saboohi, Hossein Barani, Morteza Khodagholi, Ahmad Abedi Sarvestani, Asghar Tahmasebi, and Hart Nadav Feuer
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Effects of weather conditions on the public demand for weather information via smartphone in multiple regions of China

Yuyao Cao, Qinghong Zhang, Juanzhen Sun, Rumeng Li, Yaohai Huang, Jing Zhuang, Jun Xu, and Yun Chen
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Rising to a New Challenge: A Protocol for Case-Study Research on Transboundary Climate Risk

Katy Harris, Frida Lager, Marta K. Jansen, and Magnus Benzie
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Economic Viability and Emissions of Multi-modal Transportation Infrastructure in a Changing Arctic

Michael A. Goldstein, Amanda H. Lynch, Ruitian Yan, Siri Veland, and William Talleri
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Red, White, and Blue: Environmental Distress among Water Stakeholders in a U.S. Farming Community

Margaret V. du Bray, Barbara Quimby, Julia C. Bausch, Amber Wutich, Weston M. Eaton, Kathryn J. Brasier, Alexandra Brewis, and Clinton Williams
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To warn or not to warn: Factors influencing National Weather Service warning meteorologists’ tornado warning decisions

Jiyoun Kim, Anita Atwell Seate, Brooke F. Liu, Daniel Hawblitzel, and Theodore Funk
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Assessing the Impacts of a Weather Decision Support System for Oklahoma Public Safety Officials

Dolly Y. Na-Yemeh, Christopher A. Fiebrich, James E. Hocker, and Mark A. Shafer
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Impact of Urbanization and expansion of forest investment to mitigates CO2 emissions in China

Zouheir Mighri, Suleman Sarwar, and Samuel Asumadu Sarkodie
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Do Advisories, Warnings, or Color Coding Matter to Risk Perception and Precautionary Decisions?

Gala Gulacsik, Susan L. Joslyn, John Robinson, and Chao Qin

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Moving toward the Deliberate Coproduction of Climate Science Knowledge

Alison M. Meadow, Daniel B. Ferguson, Zack Guido, Alexandra Horangic, Gigi Owen, and Tamara Wall
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Weather, Climate, and Worldviews: The Sources and Consequences of Public Perceptions of Changes in Local Weather Patterns

Kevin Goebbert, Hank C. Jenkins-Smith, Kim Klockow, Matthew C. Nowlin, and Carol L. Silva
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Developing Evaluation Indicators to Improve the Process of Coproducing Usable Climate Science

Tamara U. Wall, Alison M. Meadow, and Alexandra Horganic
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Moving Climate Information off the Shelf: Boundary Chains and the Role of RISAs as Adaptive Organizations

Maria Carmen Lemos, Christine J. Kirchhoff, Scott E. Kalafatis, Donald Scavia, and Richard B. Rood

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Assessment of NWS County Warning Area Tornado Risk, Exposure, and Vulnerability

Stephen M. Strader, Alex M. Haberlie, and Alexandra G. Loitz
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Broadscale Assessment of Groundhog (Marmota monax) Predictions of Spring Onset No Better than Chance

Alexander J. Ross, Ryan C. Grow, Lauren D. Hayhurst, Haley A. MacLeod, Graydon I. McKee, Kyle W. Stratton, Marissa E. Wegher, and Michael D. Rennie

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