Moisture transport and intraseasonal variability in the South America monsoon system

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This paper examines moisture transport on intraseasonal timescales over the continent and over the South Atlantic convergence zone (SACZ) during the South America (SA) summer monsoon. Combined Empirical Orthogonal Function analysis (EOFc) of Global Precipitation Climatology Project pentad precipitation, specific humidity, air temperature, zonal and… (More)

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@inproceedings{Carvalho2011MoistureTA, title={Moisture transport and intraseasonal variability in the South America monsoon system}, author={Leila M. V{\'e}spoli de Carvalho and Ana E. Silva and Charles J V Jones and Brant Liebmann and Pedro L. Silva Dias and Humberto R. Rocha}, year={2011} }