Equatorial Atlantic variability—Modes, mechanisms, and global teleconnections

@article{Lbbecke2018EquatorialAV,
  title={Equatorial Atlantic variability—Modes, mechanisms, and global teleconnections},
  author={Joke F. L{\"u}bbecke and Bel{\'e}n Rodr{\'i}guez‐Fonseca and Ingo Richter and Marta Mart{\'i}n‐Rey and Teresa Losada and Irene Polo and Noel S. Keenlyside},
  journal={Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews: Climate Change},
  year={2018},
  volume={9}
}
Sea surface temperature (SST) variability in the tropical Atlantic Ocean strongly impacts the climate on the surrounding continents. On interannual time scales, highest SST variability occurs in the eastern equatorial region and off the coast of southwestern Africa. The pattern of SST variability resembles the Pacific El Niño, but features notable differences, and has been discussed in the context of various climate modes, that is, reoccurring patterns resulting from particular interactions in… 
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