This work was supported in part by NASA Award NNX12AF32G (University of Illinois), from the Regional and Global Climate Modeling Program and the Earth System Modeling Program of the Office of Biological and Environmental Research in the Department of Energy Office of Science under Contract DE-AC02-05CH11231 (LBL), from NSF Grant AGS-1147608 (Duke), and by NOAA Award NA11OAR4310097 (Princeton University). We also acknowledge the support of NOAA Climate Program Office Modeling, Analysis, Predictions and Projections (MAPP) Program as part of the CMIP5 Task Force under Grant NA11OAR4310104 (Stony Brook) and NOAA NESDIS through the Cooperative Institute for Climate and Satellites—North Carolina under Cooperative Agreement NA09NES4400006.
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