One of us (EC) is supported by NSF Grant ATM0757250. Most of the CAM runs are conducted on the NCAR Bluefire supercomputer.
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The EKE values (contours) shown in Fig. 3c appear to be much less than those shown in Fig. 9a of Park et al. (2010). However, note that in our control experiment (MN100), the peak EKE values in the eastern Pacific are only slightly smaller than those computed based on 40-yr European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts (ECMWF) Re-Analysis (ERA-40) data.