Sensitivity of tropical precipitation extremes to climate change

@inproceedings{OGorman2012SensitivityOT,
  title={Sensitivity of tropical precipitation extremes to climate change},
  author={Paul A. O’Gorman},
  year={2012}
}
Precipitation extremes increase in intensity over many regions of the globe in simulations of a warming climate1–3. The rate of increase of precipitation extremes in the extratropics is consistent across global climate models, but the rate of increase in the tropics varies widely, depending on the model used3. The behaviour of tropical precipitation can, however, be constrained by observations of interannual variability in the current climate4–6. Here I show that, across state-of-the-art… CONTINUE READING
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