TITLE

Planetary-scale circulations forced by intraseasonal variations of observed convection

AUTHOR(S)
Hendon, Harry H.; Salby, Murry L.
PUB. DATE
June 1996
SOURCE
Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences;6/15/96, Vol. 53 Issue 12, p1751
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents planetary-scale circulations forced by intraseasonal variations of observed convection. Previous study on the interaction between organized convection and the tropical circulation; Characteristics of the Madden-Julian oscillation; Dynamical response in the Eastern Hemisphere; Dissipation of the Rossby dynamical component.
ACCESSION #
9711152678

 

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