Changes in mid-latitude variability due to increasing greenhouse gases and sulphate aerosols

  title={Changes in mid-latitude variability due to increasing greenhouse gases and sulphate aerosols},
  author={R. E. Carnell and Catherine A. Senior},
  journal={Climate Dynamics},
Abstract Intra-seasonal variability in the Northern Hemisphere winter is investigated in ensembles of experiments using the Hadley Centre coupled ocean-atmosphere model. Synoptic techniques which identify low centres and blocking anticyclones have been used in preference to time-filtered variances of geopotential height as these may not uniquely identify true synoptic systems. Changes in mid-latitude variability are qualitatively similar in experiments that include changes in greenhouse gases… Expand
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