We deeply thank the reviewers and editor for their constructive suggestions on the earlier version of the manuscript. Thanks are extended to the Aviso Team for providing us the result of the FES2004 model. This work was supported by the State Ministry of Science and Technology of China (2007AA09Z118 and 2008AA09A402), the National Natural Science Foundation of China under Contract 41076006, and the Ministry of Education’s 111 Project (B07036).
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