Interannual Variability in the Eastern Subtropical North Pacific Ocean

  title={Interannual Variability in the Eastern Subtropical North Pacific Ocean},
  author={Alan P. Leonardi and Steven L. Morey and James J. O'Brien},
  journal={Journal of Physical Oceanography},
Abstract Interannual variability in the eastern subtropical North Pacific Ocean is investigated using the Naval Research Laboratory Layered Ocean Model (NLOM). Emphasis is placed on examining the nature of westward propagating Rossby waves and their interaction with the overlying atmosphere. Singular value decomposition (SVD), complex empirical orthogonal function (CEOF), and multichannel singular spectrum (M-SSA) analyses are used to isolate the standing and propagating response due to modeled… 

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