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The Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society (BAMS) is the flagship magazine of AMS and publishes articles of interest and significance for the weather, water, and climate community as well as news, editorials, and reviews for AMS members.

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The Demise of the Knowledge-Action Gap in Climate Change Education

Margaret E. Mooney, Cathy Middlecamp, Jonathan Martin, and Steve A. Ackerman
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Hurricane Ida (2021): Rapid Intensification Followed by Slow Inland Decay

Yi-Jie Zhu, Jennifer M. Collins, Philip J. Klotzbach, and Carl J. Schreck III
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Improving Arctic weather and seasonal climate prediction: recommendations for future forecast systems evolution from the European project APPLICATE

Pablo Ortega, Edward W. Blockley, Morten Køltzow, François Massonnet, Irina Sandu, Gunilla Svensson, Juan C. Acosta Navarro, Gabriele Arduini, Lauriane Batté, Eric Bazile, Matthieu Chevallier, Rubén Cruz-García, Jonathan J. Day, Thierry Fichefet, Daniela Flocco, Mukesh Gupta, Kerstin Hartung, Ed Hawkins, Claudia Hinrichs, Linus Magnusson, Eduardo Moreno-Chamarro, Sergio Pérez-Montero, Leandro Ponsoni, Tido Semmler, Doug Smith, Jean Sterlin, Michael Tjernström, Ilona Välisuo, and Thomas Jung
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Can decision theory help end-users take the appropriate action in an emergency?

Natalie J. Harvey, Luke M. Western, Helen F. Dacre, and Antonio Capponi
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Furthering Understanding of Aerosol-Cloud-Precipitation Interactions in the Arctic

Gijs de Boer, Gillian Young McCusker, Georgia Sotiropoulou, Yvette Gramlich, Jo Browse, and Jean-Christophe Raut
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MetPy: A meteorological Python library for data analysis and visualization

Ryan M. May, Kevin H. Goebbert, Jonathan E. Thielen, John R. Leeman, M. Drew Camron, Zachary Bruick, Eric C. Bruning, Russell P. Manser, Sean C. Arms, and Patrick T. Marsh
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NOAA’s Future Earth Prediction Systems

Louis W. Uccellini, Richard W. Spinrad, Dorothy M. Koch, Craig N. McLean, and William M. Lapenta
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Advances in Sub-seasonal to Seasonal Prediction Relevant to Water Management in the Western United States

Agniv Sengupta, Bohar Singh, Mike DeFlorio, Colin Raymond, Andrew W. Robertson, Xubin Zeng, Duane E. Waliser, and Jeanine Jones
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A Primer on Phased Array Radar Technology for the Atmospheric Sciences

Robert Palmer, David Bodine, Pavlos Kollias, David Schvartzman, Dusan Zrnić, Pierre Kirstetter, Guifu Zhang, Tian-You Yu, Matthew Kumjian, Boonleng Cheong, Scott Collis, Stephen Frasier, Caleb Fulton, Kurt Hondl, James Kurdzo, Tomoo Ushio, Angela Rowe, Jorge Salazar-Cerreño, Sebastián Torres, Mark Weber, and Mark Yeary
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The Ny-Ålesund Aerosol Cloud Experiment (NASCENT): Overview and First Results

J. T. Pasquier, R. O. David, G. Freitas, R. Gierens, Y. Gramlich, S. Haslett, G. Li, B. Schäfer, K. Siegel, J. Wieder, K. Adachi, F. Belosi, T. Carlsen, S. Decesari, K. Ebell, S. Gilardoni, M. Gysel-Beer, J. Henneberger, J. Inoue, Z. A. Kanji, M. Koike, Y. Kondo, R. Krejci, U. Lohmann, M. Maturilli, M. Mazzolla, R. Modini, C. Mohr, G. Motos, A. Nenes, A. Nicosia, S. Ohata, M. Paglione, S. Park, R. E. Pileci, F. Ramelli, M. Rinaldi, C. Ritter, K. Sato, T. Storelvmo, Y. Tobo, R. Traversi, A. Viola, and P. Zieger
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Wind-Related Bounce House Incidents in Meteorological, Regulatory, and Outreach Contexts

John A. Knox, Thomas E. Gill, Castle A. Williams, Jada M. Smith, Lucas V. Boggs, Alan W. Black, and Hope E. Skypek
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State of air pollution and potential mitigation mechanisms for the greater Punjab region

Maxim Shrestha, Abhishek Upadhyay, Sugat Bajracharya, Mona Sharma, Amina Maharjan, Kamala Gurung, Omair Ahmad, Bhupesh Adhikary, Bidya Banmali Pradhan, Philippus Wester, and Siva Praveen Puppala
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Camera Network for Use in Weather Operations, Research and Education

Jerald Brotzge, Junhong (June) Wang, Nathan Bain, Scott Miller, and Crystal Perno
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Independent Quality Assessment of Essential Climate Variables: Lessons learnt from the Copernicus Climate Change Service

Chunxue Yang, Chiara Cagnazzo, Vincenzo Artale, Bruno Buongiorno Nardelli, Carlo Buontempo, Jacopo Busatto, Luca Caporaso, Claudia Cesarini, Irene Cionni, John Coll, Bas Crezee, Paolo Cristofanelli, Vincenzo de Toma, Yassmin Hesham Essa, Veronika Eyring, Federico Fierli, Luke Grant, Birgit Hassler, Martin Hirschi, Philippe Huybrechts, Eva Le Merle, Francesca Elisa Leonelli, Xia Lin, Fabio Madonna, Evan Mason, François Massonnet, Marta Marcos, Salvatore Marullo, Benjamin Müller, Andre Obregon, Emanuele Organelli, Artur Palacz, Ananda Pascual, Andrea Pisano, Davide Putero, Arun Rana, Antonio Sánchez-Román, Sonia I. Seneviratne, Federico Serva, Andrea Storto, Wim Thiery, Peter Throne, Lander Van Tricht, Yoni Verhaegen, Gianluca Volpe, and Rosalia Santoleri
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The global pattern and development trends & directions on the drought monitoring research from 1983 to 2020 by using bibliometric analysis

Jianshun Wang, Qiang Zhang, Liang Zhang, Ying Wang, Ping Yue, Yanbin Hu, and Peilong Ye
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Science Applications of Phased Array Radars

Pavlos Kollias, Robert Palmer, David Bodine, Toru Adachi, Howie Bluestein, John Y. N. Cho, Casey Griffin, Jana Houser, Pierre. E. Kirstetter, Matthew R. Kumjian, James M. Kurdzo, Wen Chau Lee, Edward P. Luke, Steve Nesbitt, Mariko Oue, Alan Shapiro, Angela Rowe, Jorge Salazar, Robin Tanamachi, Kristofer S. Tuftedal, Xuguang Wang, Dusan Zrnic, and Bernat Puigdomenech Treserras
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Skill of medium-range forecast models using the same initial conditions

L. Magnusson, D. Ackerley, Y. Bouteloup, J.-H. Chen, J. Doyle, P. Earnshaw, Y. C. Kwon, M. Köhler, S. T. K Lang, Y.-J. Lim, M. Matsueda, T. Matsunobu, R. McTaggart-Cowan, A. Reinecke, M. Yamaguchi, and L. Zhou
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Going mobile to address emerging climate equity needs in the heterogeneous urban environment

Katia Lamer, Edward P. Luke, Brian Jr. Walsh, Steven Andrade, Zackary Mages, Zeen Zhu, Erin Leghart, Bernat P. Treserras, Ann Emrick, Pavlos Kollias, Andrew Vogelmann, and Martin Schoonen
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Engaging Potential Users of the Planned Surface Water And Ocean Topography Mission (SWOT) Mission in the Year of Launch

Faisal Hossain, Margaret Srinivasan, Nicolas Picot, Santiago Pena-Luque, and Bradley Doorn
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Ocean Reference Stations: Long-term, open ocean observations of surface meteorology and air-sea fluxes are essential benchmarks

Robert A Weller, Roger Lukas, James Potemra, Albert. J. Plueddemann, Chris Fairall, and Sebastien Bigorre
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Towards effective collaborations between regional climate modeling and impacts relevant modeling studies in Polar Regions

Hanna Lee, Nadine Johnston, Lars Nieradzik, Andrew Orr, Ruth H. Mottram, Willem Jan van de Berg, and Priscilla A. Mooney
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The Evolving Role of Humans in Weather Prediction and Communication

Neil A. Stuart, Gail Hartfield, David M. Schultz, Katie Wilson, Gregory West, Robert Hoffman, Gary Lackmann, Harold Brooks, Paul Roebber, Teresa Bals-Elsholz, Holly Obermeier, Falko Judt, Patrick Market, Daniel Nietfeld, Bruce Telfeyan, Dan Depodwin, Jeffrey Fries, Elliot Abrams, and Jerry Shields
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Current challenges and future directions in data assimilation and reanalysis

Arianna Valmassoi, Jan D. Keller, Daryl T. Kleist, Stephen English, Bodo Ahrens, Ivan Bašták Ďurán, Elisabeth Bauernschubert, Michael G. Bosilovich, Masatomo Fujiwara, Hans Hersbach, Lili Lei, Ulrich Löhnert, Nabir Mamnun, Cory R. Martin, Andrew Moore, Deborah Niermann, Juan José Ruiz, and Leonhard Scheck
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Observations of the Turkana Jet and the East African dry tropics: the RIFTJet field campaign

Callum Munday, Sebastian Engelstaedter, Gilbert Ouma, Geoffrey Ogutu, Daniel Olago, Dennis Ong’ech, Thomas Lees, Bonface Wanguba, Rose Nkatha, Clinton Ogalo, Roba Ali Gàlgalo, Abdi Jillo Dokata, Erick Kirui, Robert Hope, and Richard Washington
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Relocation of GATE from the Pacific to the Atlantic

Chidong Zhang, John M. Wallace, Robert A. Houze, Edward J. Zipser, and Kerry A. Emanuel
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On the value of early marine weather observations: the Malaspina expedition (1789-1794)

M.A. ObregÓn, M.T. Rodas, A.M.M. Farrona, F. Domínguez-Castro, M.C. Gallego, R. García-Herrera, and J.M. Vaquero
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Spatial Analysis of United States National Weather Service Excessive Heat Warnings and Heat Advisories

David M. Hondula, Samuel Meltzer, Robert C. Balling Jr., and Paul Iñiguez
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Tornado Radar Images and Path Directions: An Assessment of Public Knowledge in the Southeastern United States

Jason C. Senkbeil, Kathleen Sherman-Morris, Walker Skeeter, and Cole Vaughn
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Real-Time Probabilistic Tropical Cyclone Forecasting in the Cloud

Timothy R. Whitcomb, Daniel J. Arevalo, Jonathan R. Moskaitis, William A. Komaromi, James D. Doyle, Andrew Huang, Jay Wodka, Frederick Noon, Margaret M. May, and Fred Williamson
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Measurements from inside a Thunderstorm Driven by Wildfire: The 2019 FIREX-AQ Field Experiment

David A. Peterson, Laura H. Thapa, Pablo E. Saide, Amber J. Soja, Emily M. Gargulinski, Edward J. Hyer, Bernadett Weinzierl, Maximilian Dollner, Manuel Schöberl, Philippe P. Papin, Shobha Kondragunta, Christopher P. Camacho, Charles Ichoku, Richard H. Moore, Johnathan W. Hair, James H. Crawford, Philip E. Dennison, Olga V. Kalashnikova, Christel E. Bennese, Thaopaul P. Bui, Joshua P. DiGangi, Glenn S. Diskin, Marta A. Fenn, Hannah S. Halliday, Jose Jimenez, John B. Nowak, Claire Robinson, Kevin Sanchez, Taylor J. Shingler, Lee Thornhill, Elizabeth B. Wiggins, Edward Winstead, and Chuanyu Xu
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Cleaner skies during the COVID-19 lockdown

Christiane Voigt, Jos Lelieveld, Hans Schlager, Johannes Schneider, Joachim Curtius, Ralf Meerkötter, Daniel Sauer, Luca Bugliaro, Birger Bohn, John N. Crowley, Thilo Erbertseder, Silke Groβ, Valerian Hahn, Qiang Li, Mariano Mertens, Mira L. Pöhlker, Andrea Pozzer, Ulrich Schumann, Laura Tomsche, Jonathan Williams, Andreas Zahn, Meinrat Andreae, Stephan Borrmann, Tiziana Bräuer, Raphael Dörich, Andreas Dörnbrack, Achim Edtbauer, Lisa Ernle, Horst Fischer, Andreas Giez, Manuel Granzin, Volker Grewe, Hartwig Harder, Martin Heinritzi, Bruna A. Holanda, Patrick Jöckel, Katharina Kaiser, Ovid O. Krüger, Johannes Lucke, Andreas Marsing, Anna Martin, Sigrun Matthes, Christopher Pöhlker, Ulrich Pöschl, Simon Reifenberg, Akima Ringsdorf, Monika Scheibe, Ivan Tadic, Marcel Zauner-Wieczorek, Rolf Henke, and Markus Rapp
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What is a cloud? Toward a more precise definition?

Dietrich Spänkuch, Olaf Hellmuth, and Ulrich Görsdorf
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Progress and challenges in modeling dynamics-microphysics interactions: from the Pi chamber to Monsoon convection

Lulin Xue, Sudarsan Bera, Sisi Chen, Harish Choudhary, Shivsai Dixit, Wojciech W. Grabowski, Sandeep Jayakumar, Steven Krueger, Gayatri Kulkarni, Sonia Lasher-Trapp, Holly Mallinson, Thara Prabhakaran, and Shin-ichiro Shima
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The Radiative Effect on Cloud Microphysics from the Arctic to the Tropics

Xiping Zeng, Andrew J. Heymsfield, Zbigniew Ulanowski, Ryan R. Neely III, Xiaowen Li, Jie Gong, and Dong L. Wu
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Toward Experimental Heat-Health Early Warning in Africa

Wassila M. Thiaw, Endalkachew Bekele, Sarah N. Diouf, David G. Dewitt, Ousmane Ndiaye, Marie Khemesse Ngom Ndiaye, Papa Ngor Ndiaye, Nar Diene, Mariama Diouf, Anta Diaw, Siga Diop, Fanding Badj, and Abdoulaye Diouf
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A Succession of Cloud, Precipitation, Aerosol and Air Quality Field Experiments in the Coastal Urban Environment

Michael P. Jensen, James H. Flynn, Laura M. Judd, Pavlos Kollias, Chongai Kuang, Greg McFarquhar, Raj Nadkarni, Heath Powers, and John Sullivan
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Enhancing the student experience with Numerical Weather Prediction: Advantages of integrating container and cloud technologies into course curricula

Jamie K. Wolff, Kathryn R. Fossell, Michelle Harrold, Michael Kavulich, and John Halley Gotway
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Climate Adaptation for Tropical Island Land Stewardship: Adapting a Workshop Planning Process to Hawai‘i

Ryan J. Longman, Courtney L. Peterson, Madeline Baroli, Abby G. Frazier, Zachary Cook, Elliott W. Parsons, Maude Dinan, Katie, L. Kamelamela, Caitriana Steele, Reanna Burnett, Chris Swanston, and Christian P. Giardina
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The Boundary-layer Air Quality-analysis Using Network of INstruments (BAQUNIN) supersite for Atmospheric Research and Satellite Validation over Rome area

Anna Maria Iannarelli, Annalisa Di Bernardino, Stefano Casadio, Cristiana Bassani, Marco Cacciani, Monica Campanelli, Giampietro Casasanta, Enrico Cadau, Henri Diémoz, Gabriele Mevi, Anna Maria Siani, Massimo Cardaci, Angelika Dehn, and Philippe Goryl

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The NCEP/NCAR 40-Year Reanalysis Project

E. Kalnay, M. Kanamitsu, R. Kistler, W. Collins, D. Deaven, L. Gandin, M. Iredell, S. Saha, G. White, J. Woollen, Y. Zhu, M. Chelliah, W. Ebisuzaki, W. Higgins, J. Janowiak, K. C. Mo, C. Ropelewski, J. Wang, A. Leetmaa, R. Reynolds, Roy Jenne, and Dennis Joseph
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A Practical Guide to Wavelet Analysis

Christopher Torrence and Gilbert P. Compo
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A Pacific Interdecadal Climate Oscillation with Impacts on Salmon Production*

Nathan J. Mantua, Steven R. Hare, Yuan Zhang, John M. Wallace, and Robert C. Francis
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NCEP–DOE AMIP-II Reanalysis (R-2)

Masao Kanamitsu, Wesley Ebisuzaki, Jack Woollen, Shi-Keng Yang, J. J. Hnilo, M. Fiorino, and G. L. Potter
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The NCEP Climate Forecast System Reanalysis

Suranjana Saha, Shrinivas Moorthi, Hua-Lu Pan, Xingren Wu, Jiande Wang, Sudhir Nadiga, Patrick Tripp, Robert Kistler, John Woollen, David Behringer, Haixia Liu, Diane Stokes, Robert Grumbine, George Gayno, Jun Wang, Yu-Tai Hou, Hui-ya Chuang, Hann-Ming H. Juang, Joe Sela, Mark Iredell, Russ Treadon, Daryl Kleist, Paul Van Delst, Dennis Keyser, John Derber, Michael Ek, Jesse Meng, Helin Wei, Rongqian Yang, Stephen Lord, Huug van den Dool, Arun Kumar, Wanqiu Wang, Craig Long, Muthuvel Chelliah, Yan Xue, Boyin Huang, Jae-Kyung Schemm, Wesley Ebisuzaki, Roger Lin, Pingping Xie, Mingyue Chen, Shuntai Zhou, Wayne Higgins, Cheng-Zhi Zou, Quanhua Liu, Yong Chen, Yong Han, Lidia Cucurull, Richard W. Reynolds, Glenn Rutledge, and Mitch Goldberg
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The Global Land Data Assimilation System

M. Rodell, P. R. Houser, U. Jambor, J. Gottschalck, K. Mitchell, C.-J. Meng, K. Arsenault, B. Cosgrove, J. Radakovich, M. Bosilovich, J. K. Entin, J. P. Walker, D. Lohmann, and D. Toll
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The NCEP–NCAR 50-Year Reanalysis: Monthly Means CD-ROM and Documentation

Robert Kistler, Eugenia Kalnay, William Collins, Suranjana Saha, Glenn White, John Woollen, Muthuvel Chelliah, Wesley Ebisuzaki, Masao Kanamitsu, Vernon Kousky, Huug van den Dool, Roy Jenne, and Michael Fiorino
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NOAA’s HYSPLIT Atmospheric Transport and Dispersion Modeling System

A. F. Stein, R. R. Draxler, G. D. Rolph, B. J. B. Stunder, M. D. Cohen, and F. Ngan
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North American Regional Reanalysis

Fedor Mesinger, Geoff DiMego, Eugenia Kalnay, Kenneth Mitchell, Perry C. Shafran, Wesley Ebisuzaki, Dušan Jović, Jack Woollen, Eric Rogers, Ernesto H. Berbery, Michael B. Ek, Yun Fan, Robert Grumbine, Wayne Higgins, Hong Li, Ying Lin, Geoff Manikin, David Parrish, and Wei Shi

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NOAA’s HYSPLIT Atmospheric Transport and Dispersion Modeling System

A. F. Stein, R. R. Draxler, G. D. Rolph, B. J. B. Stunder, M. D. Cohen, and F. Ngan
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The NCEP/NCAR 40-Year Reanalysis Project

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Thomas C. Peterson, William M. Connolley, and John Fleck
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The NCEP Climate Forecast System Reanalysis

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An Overview of CMIP5 and the Experiment Design

Karl E. Taylor, Ronald J. Stouffer, and Gerald A. Meehl
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Tropical Cyclones and Climate Change Assessment: Part II: Projected Response to Anthropogenic Warming

Thomas Knutson, Suzana J. Camargo, Johnny C. L. Chan, Kerry Emanuel, Chang-Hoi Ho, James Kossin, Mrutyunjay Mohapatra, Masaki Satoh, Masato Sugi, Kevin Walsh, and Liguang Wu
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The Global Land Data Assimilation System

M. Rodell, P. R. Houser, U. Jambor, J. Gottschalck, K. Mitchell, C.-J. Meng, K. Arsenault, B. Cosgrove, J. Radakovich, M. Bosilovich, J. K. Entin, J. P. Walker, D. Lohmann, and D. Toll
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The Economic, Political, and Social Implications of Environmental Crises

Tobias Ide, Christiane Fröhlich, and Jonathan F. Donges
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Tropical Cyclones and Climate Change Assessment: Part I: Detection and Attribution

Thomas Knutson, Suzana J. Camargo, Johnny C. L. Chan, Kerry Emanuel, Chang-Hoi Ho, James Kossin, Mrutyunjay Mohapatra, Masaki Satoh, Masato Sugi, Kevin Walsh, and Liguang Wu

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