An Assessment of Climate Feedbacks in Coupled Ocean–Atmosphere Models

@article{Soden2006AnAO,
  title={An Assessment of Climate Feedbacks in Coupled Ocean–Atmosphere Models},
  author={B. J. Soden and I. Held},
  journal={Journal of Climate},
  year={2006},
  volume={19},
  pages={3354-3360}
}
  • B. J. Soden, I. Held
  • Published 2006
  • Environmental Science
  • Journal of Climate
  • Abstract The climate feedbacks in coupled ocean–atmosphere models are compared using a coordinated set of twenty-first-century climate change experiments. Water vapor is found to provide the largest positive feedback in all models and its strength is consistent with that expected from constant relative humidity changes in the water vapor mixing ratio. The feedbacks from clouds and surface albedo are also found to be positive in all models, while the only stabilizing (negative) feedback comes… CONTINUE READING
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