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Most Recent GFDL Publications

October – December 2016

Balaji, V, Rusty Benson, Bruce Wyman, and Isaac M Held, October 2016: Coarse-grained component concurrency in Earth system modeling: parallelizing atmospheric radiative transfer in the GFDL AM3 model using the Flexible Modeling System coupling framework. Geoscientific Model Development, 9(10), DOI:10.5194/gmd-9-3605-2016 .

Boer, G J., D M Smith, C Cassou, F Doblas-Reyes, G Danabasoglu, B P Kirtman, Y Kushnir, M Kimoto, G A Meehl, and Rym Msadek, et al., October 2016: The Decadal Climate Prediction Project. Geoscientific Model Development Discussion, 9(10), DOI:10.5194/gmd-9-3751-2016.

Busch, D S., R Griffis, J S Link, K Abrams, J Baker, R Brainard, M Ford, J A Hare, A Himes-Cornell, A B Hollowed, N Mantua, S McClatchie, M McClure, M Nelson, K Osgood, J O Peterson, M Rust, and Vincent S Saba, et al., December 2016: Climate science strategy of the US National Marine Fisheries Service. Marine Policy, 74, DOI:10.1016/j.marpol.2016.09.001 .

Donner, Leo J., T O’Brien, D Rieger, B Vogel, and William F Cooke, October 2016: Are atmospheric updrafts a key to unlocking climate forcing and sensitivity? Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 16(20), DOI:10.5194/acp-16-12983-2016 .

Dunne, John P., October 2016: Quantifying uncertainty in future ocean carbon uptake. Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 30(10), DOI:10.1002/2016GB005525 .

Eyring, V, P J Gleckler, C Heinze, Ronald J Stouffer, K E Taylor, and V Balaji, et al., November 2016: Towards improved and more routine Earth system model evaluation in CMIP. Earth System Dynamics, 7(4), DOI:10.5194/esd-7-813-2016 .

Gregory, J M., N Bouttes-Mauhourat, Stephen M Griffies, H Haak, William J Hurlin, J H Jungclaus, M Kelley, W G Lee, J Marshall, A Romanou, O A Saenko, D Stammer, and Michael Winton, November 2016: The Flux-Anomaly-Forced Model Intercomparison Project (FAFMIP) contribution to CMIP6: Investigation of sea-level and ocean climate change in response to CO2 forcing. Geoscientific Model Development Discussion, 9(11), DOI:10.5194/gmd-9-3993-2016 .

Jiang, X, and Ming Zhao, et al., October 2016: Convective Moisture Adjustment Time-scale as a Key Factor in Regulating Model Amplitude of the Madden-Julian Oscillation. Geophysical Research Letters, 43(19), DOI:10.1002/2016GL070898 .

Jones, J M., S T Gille, H Goosse, N J Abram, P O Canziani, D J Charman, K R Clem, X Crosta, C de Lavergne, I Eisenman, M H England, R L Fogt, L M Frankcombe, G J Marshall, V Masson-Delmotte, and Adele K Morrison, et al., October 2016: Assessing recent trends in high-latitude Southern Hemisphere surface climate. Nature Climate Change, 6(10), DOI:10.1038/nclimate3103 .

Kam, Jonghun, and J Sheffield, November 2016: Increased drought and pluvial risk over California due to changing oceanic conditions. Journal of Climate, 29(22), DOI:10.1175/JCLI-D-15-0879.1 .

Knutson, Thomas R., Rong Zhang, and Larry W Horowitz, November 2016: Prospects for a prolonged slowdown in global warming in the early 21st century. Nature Communications, 7, 13676, DOI:10.1038/ncomms13676 .

Milly, P C., and Krista A Dunne, October 2016: Potential evapotranspiration and continental drying. Nature Climate Change, 6(10), DOI:10.1038/nclimate3046 .

Muñoz, Á G., et al., October 2016: Analyzing climate variations at multiple timescales can guide Zika virus response measures. Gigascience, 5(41), DOI:10.1186/s13742-016-0146-1 .

Murakami, Hiroyuki, Gabriel A Vecchi, G Villarini, Thomas L Delworth, Richard G Gudgel, Seth D Underwood, Xiaosong Yang, Wei Zhang, and Shian-Jiann Lin, November 2016: Seasonal Forecasts of Major Hurricanes and Landfalling Tropical Cyclones using a High-Resolution GFDL Coupled Climate Model. Journal of Climate, 29(22), DOI:10.1175/JCLI-D-16-0233.1 .

Park, J-Y, J Bader, and D Matei, October 2016: Anthropogenic Mediterranean warming essential driver for present and future Sahel rainfall. Nature Climate Change, 6(10), DOI:10.1038/nclimate3065 .

Pascale, S, S Bordoni, Sarah B Kapnick, Gabriel A Vecchi, Liwei Jia, Thomas L Delworth, Seth D Underwood, and Whit G Anderson, November 2016: The impact of horizontal resolution on North American monsoon Gulf of California moisture surges in a suite of coupled global climate models. Journal of Climate, 29(21), DOI:10.1175/JCLI-D-16-0199.1 .

Pu, Bing, and Paul Ginoux, October 2016: The impact of the Pacific Decadal Oscillation on springtime dust activity in Syria. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics Discussions, 16(21), DOI:10.5194/acp-16-13431-2016 .

Tuleya, Robert E., Morris A Bender, Thomas R Knutson, Joseph J Sirutis, B Thomas, and I Ginis, October 2016: Impact of upper tropospheric temperature anomalies and vertical wind shear on tropical cyclone evolution using an idealized version of the operational GFDL hurricane model. Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, 73(10), DOI:10.1175/JAS-D-16-0045.1 .

Turnewitsch, R, M Dumont, K Kiriakoulakis, and Sonya Legg, et al., December 2016: Tidal influence on particulate organic carbon export fluxes around a tall seamount. Progress in Oceanography, 149, DOI:10.1016/j.pocean.2016.10.009 .

van der Wiel, Karin, Sarah B Kapnick, Gabriel A Vecchi, William F Cooke, Thomas L Delworth, Liwei Jia, Hiroyuki Murakami, Seth D Underwood, and Fanrong Zeng, November 2016: The resolution dependence of contiguous US precipitation extremes in response to CO forcing. Journal of Climate, 29(22), DOI:10.1175/JCLI-D-16-0307.1 .

Westervelt, D M., Larry W Horowitz, Vaishali Naik, A P K Tai, Arlene M Fiore, and D L Mauzerall, October 2016: Quantifying PM2.5-meteorology sensitivities in a global climate model. Atmospheric Environment, 142, DOI:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2016.07.040 .

Williamson, T N., E A Nystrom, and P C D Milly, November 2016: Sensitivity of the projected hydroclimatic environment of the Delaware River basin to formulation of potential evapotranspiration. Climatic Change, 139(2), DOI:10.1007/s10584-016-1782-2 .

Zhang, Banglin, R S Lindzen, V Tallapragada, Fuzhong Weng, Q Liu, J A Sippel, Zaizhong Ma, and Morris A Bender, October 2016: Increasing vertical resolution in US models to improve track forecasts of Hurricane Joaquin with HWRF as an example. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 113(42), DOI:10.1073/pnas.1613800113 .

Zhang, Honghai, Thomas L Delworth, Fanrong Zeng, Gabriel A Vecchi, Karen Paffendorf, and Liwei Jia, December 2016: Detection, Attribution and Projection of Regional Rainfall Changes on (Multi-) Decadal Time Scales: A Focus on Southeastern South America. Journal of Climate, 29(23), DOI:10.1175/JCLI-D-16-0287.1 .

Zhang, Wei, Gabriel A Vecchi, G Villarini, Hiroyuki Murakami, Thomas L Delworth, Liwei Jia, Richard G Gudgel, and Fanrong Zeng, November 2016: Simulated Connections between ENSO and Tropical Cyclones near Guam in a High-Resolution GFDL Coupled Climate Model: Implications for Seasonal Forecasting. Journal of Climate, 29(22), DOI:10.1175/JCLI-D-16-0126.1 .

Zhang, Wenjun, F-F Jin, M F Stuecker, and Andrew T Wittenberg, et al., November 2016: Unraveling El Niño’s Impact on the East Asian Monsoon and Yangtze River Summer Flooding. Geophysical Research Letters, 43(21), DOI:10.1002/2016GL071190 .