TITLE

Pacific Decadal Oscillation Packs a One-Two Punch

PUB. DATE
November 2000
SOURCE
Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society;Nov2000, Vol. 81 Issue 11, p2700
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the discovery of evidence for the existence of an El Nino-like shift in ocean's temperature known as Pacific Decadal oscillation (PDO) by oceanographers of the United States National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. Two-part structure of the PDO; Periodic large-scale temperature oscillations in the Pacific basin; Pattern of sea surface temperature in the northern and southern Pacific.
ACCESSION #
3913082

 

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