Tropical Cyclones and Global Climate Change: A Post-IPCC Assessment

  title={Tropical Cyclones and Global Climate Change: A Post-IPCC Assessment},
  author={A. Henderson‐sellers and Huqiang Zhang and Gerhard A Berz and Kerry A. Emanuel and William Mulroy Gray and Christopher W. Landsea and Greg J. Holland and James Lighthill and Shinn-Liang Shieh and Peter J. Webster and K. Mcguffie},
  journal={Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society},
Abstract The very limited instrumental record makes extensive analyses of the natural variability of global tropical cyclone activities difficult in most of the tropical cyclone basins. However, in the two regions where reasonably reliable records exist (the North Atlantic and the western North Pacific), substantial multidecadal variability (particularly for intense Atlantic hurricanes) is found, but there is no clear evidence of long-term trends. Efforts have been initiated to use geological… 
Heightened tropical cyclone activity in the North Atlantic: natural variability or climate trend?
  • G. Holland, P. Webster
  • Environmental Science
    Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences
  • 2007
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