An assessment and interpretation of the observed warming of West Antarctica in the austral spring

@article{Schneider2011AnAA,
  title={An assessment and interpretation of the observed warming of West Antarctica in the austral spring},
  author={David P. Schneider and Clara Deser and Yuko M. Okumura},
  journal={Climate Dynamics},
  year={2011},
  volume={38},
  pages={323-347}
}
We synthesize variability and trends in multiple analyses of Antarctic near-surface temperature representing several independent source datasets and spatially complete reconstructions, and place these into the broader context of the behavior of other components of the climate system during the past 30–50 years. Along with an annual-mean trend during the past 50 years of about 0.1°C/decade averaged over Antarctica, there is a distinct seasonality to the trends, with insignificant change (and… 
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