The authors thank Barbara Naujokat for providing the Singapore wind data. V. Ramaswamy and M. Daniel Schwarzkopf of GFDL provided important support and practical assistance. The IPRC is supported in part by the Frontier Research System for Global Change. K. Hamilton's work was supported by NASA Grant NAG 5-12214. G. Stenchikov's work was supported by NASA Grant NAG 5-9792 and NSF Grant ATM-9988419.
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