CMIP3 & CMIP5 Models Characterizing Amazonian Precipitation

February 2014
CO2 Science;2/26/2014, Vol. 17 Issue 9, p5
The article discusses research on present-day and future Amazonian precipitation in global climate models CMIP5 and CMIP3. It references a study by E. Joetzjer and colleagues published in "Climate Dynamics." It describes how the study was conducted in reference to the Global Precipitation Climatology Center data set and the Hadley Centre HadSST monthly sea surface temperature (SST) climatology. It also cites the unreliability of projections from model enhancements.


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