Natalie Umphlett

Natalie Umphlett

  • Contact Information
  • Publications
  • Background
  • Interests
  • Grants

Contact Information

TitleRegional Climatologist
Faculty RankAssistant Geoscientist
Address711 South Hardin Hall
3310 Holdrege Street
Lincoln NE
68583–0997
Phone
  • office: 402-472-6764
  • fax: 402-472-2946
E-mailnumphlett2@unl.edu
VitaeDownload file

 

Office Hours

M - F 8 am to 5 pm

Selected Publications

Umphlett, N., Pettee, W., Sorensen, B., Stiles, C. 2019. Enhancing ACIS Maps: Increasing Usability through a GIS Portal. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society. 100: 23-27.Online
Hu, Q., Tang, Z., Shulski, M., Umphlett, N., Abdel Monem, T., Uhlarik, F. (2018). An examination of Midwestern US cities’ preparedness for climate change and extreme hazards. Natural Hazards.
Umphlett, N. (2018). Missouri River Basin Quarterly Climate and Impacts Report - Fall.
Umphlett, N. (2018). Missouri River Basin Quarterly Climate and Impacts Report - Spring.
Umphlett, N. (2018). Missouri River Basin Quarterly Climate and Impacts Report - Winter.
Umphlett, N., Kluck, D. (2018). Missouri River Basin El Niño Impacts and Outlook Report.
Shulski, M.D., W. Baule, C. Stiles, and N. Umphlett, 2015: A Historical Perspective on Nebraska's Variable and Changing Climate. Great Plains Research 25(2), 109-120.Online
Stiles, C., Umphlett, N., Rattling Leaf, Sr., J., Shulski, M., Kluck, D., Hayes, M. J., McNutt, C. 2015. Improving Climate Resiliency in Tribal Communities: Partnering for Change in the Missouri River Basin. Water Resources IMPACT. 17(4):15-17.
Lussenden, H., Umphlett, N., Shulski, M., Ebert, D. (2014). Winter wind chill climatology for the High Plains region. Journal of Service Climatology. 7: 1-21.
Pathak, T.B., T. B. Bernadt, and N. Umphlett. 2013. Climate Masters of Nebraska: Innovative Action Based Approach towards Climate Change Education. Journal of Extension. 52.
Pytlik Zillig, L., Steffensmeier, T., Campbell Hibbs, A., Champion, B., Hunt, E., Harrington, J., Spears, J., Umphlett, N., Bruning, R., Kahl, D. (2013). Fostering Climate Change Education in the Central Great Plains: A Public Engagement Approach. Interna
Shulski, M.D., N. A. Umphlett, T.B. Pathak, and K.G. Hubbard. 2013. Climate Change: What does it mean for Nebraska? NebGuide G2208Online

Background

Education

DegreeMajorInstitutionYear Awarded
Doctorate of PhilosophyNatural Resource Sciences (Climate Assessment and Impacts)University of Nebraska-Lincoln2019
Master of ScienceGeosciences (Meteorology-Climatology)University of Nebraska-Lincoln2008
Bachelor of ScienceMeteorology-ClimatologyUniversity of Nebraska-Lincoln2005

 

Affiliations

 

Awards

TitleAwarded byYear Awarded
Great Plains FellowsCenter for Great Plains Studies, UNL2016

 

SNR Program Areas

  • Applied Climate and Spatial Science

Areas of Interest/Expertise

  • Meteorology
  • Climatology

Grants

Currently this page only displays grants that were awarded on 1/1/ 2009 to the present. If a grant was awarded prior to 1/1/ 2009 and is still active, it will not be displayed on this page.

Grant TitleHigh Plains Regional Climate Center (additional funding)
Starting Date03/06/2020

Investigator(s)

Ending Date03/05/2021
Funding Level$562,500.00
Funding AgencyNational Oceanic and Atmospheric

 

Grant Title KS-NE-IA Tribes Workshops
Starting Date07/25/2019

Investigator(s)

Ending Date09/30/2019
Funding Level$14,768.00
Funding AgencySac and Fox Nation of Missouri in KS and NE

 

Grant TitleHigh Plains Regional Climate Center (additional funding)
Starting Date03/06/2019

Investigator(s)

Ending Date03/05/2020
Funding Level$562,500.00
Funding AgencyUS Department of Commerce/NOAA

 

Grant TitleNOAA High Plains Regional Climate Center (additional funding)
Starting Date09/01/2018

Investigator(s)

Ending Date08/31/2019
Funding Level$211,552.00
Funding AgencyDepartment of Commerce

 

Grant TitleTHREDDS
Starting Date06/01/2018

Investigator(s)

Ending Date03/31/2018
Funding Level$6,219.00
Funding AgencyUCAR

 

Grant TitleHigh Plains Regional Climate Center (Additional Funding)
Starting Date03/06/2018

Investigator(s)

Ending Date03/05/2019
Funding Level$140,625.00
Funding AgencyNOAA

 

Grant TitleGreat Plains Tribal Water Alliance Climate Partnership: Development of Water Resource Vulnerability Assessments to Build Tribal Resilience Category 1
Starting Date10/01/2016

Investigator(s)

Ending Date09/30/2018
Funding Level$42,000.00
Funding AgencyGreat Plains Tribal Water Alliance

 

Grant TitleGreat Plains Tribal Water Alliance Climate Partnership: Development of Water Resource Vulnerability Assessments to Build Tribal Resilience
Starting Date10/01/2016

Investigator(s)

Ending Date09/30/2018
Funding Level$40,000.00
Funding AgencyGreat Plains Tribal Water Alliance

 

Grant TitleNIDIS Portal Assistance
Starting Date09/01/2016

Investigator(s)

Ending Date08/31/2017
Funding Level$150,000.00
Funding AgencyNational Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

 

Grant TitleAWR: Tribal Climate Summaries
Starting Date09/01/2016

Investigator(s)

Ending Date08/31/2017
Funding Level$60,000.00
Funding AgencyNational Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

 

Grant TitleAWR: NIDIS DEWS Assistance
Starting Date09/01/2016

Investigator(s)

Ending Date08/31/2017
Funding Level$110,000.00
Funding AgencyNational Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

 

Grant TitleHigh Plains Regional Climate Center (Additional Funding)
Starting Date08/01/2016

Investigator(s)

Ending Date03/05/2017
Funding Level$335,937.00
Funding AgencyNational Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

 

Grant TitleIncreasing the Capacity for Municipal Climate Adaptation Planning in the Lower Missouri River Basin States
Starting Date07/01/2016

Investigator(s)

Ending Date06/30/2017
Funding Level$97,889.00
Funding AgencyNational Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

 

Grant TitleRegional Climate Services Support in the High Plains Region (additional funding)
Starting Date03/13/2016

Investigator(s)

Ending Date07/31/2016
Funding Level$244,783.00
Funding AgencyNational Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

 

Grant TitleClimate Masters of Nebraska Revised
Starting Date01/01/2014

Investigator(s)

Ending Date12/31/2014
Funding Level$31,847.00
Funding AgencyNebraska Department of Environmental Quality

 

Grant TitleClimate Masters of Nebraska
Starting Date09/01/2011

Investigator(s)

Ending Date08/31/2013
Funding Level$41,752.00
Funding AgencyEnvironmental Protection Agency