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Research Brief: SST adjustments radically alter projections of tropical cyclones in a warming world

April 15, 2020 3:18 pm Published by Comments Off on Research Brief: SST adjustments radically alter projections of tropical cyclones in a warming world

Most climate models correct for current SSTs but don't correct for the reliability of future SSTs. This study shows that making that additional correction has a profound impact on how tropical cyclones will develop in a warmer world.

Research brief: Statistical correction reveals 25% decline in future rainfall over the SW Pacific

April 29, 2019 2:19 pm Published by Comments Off on Research brief: Statistical correction reveals 25% decline in future rainfall over the SW Pacific

CLEX researchers found that applying a statistical correction to projected sea surface temperatures has a major impact on changes to rainfall with global warming, leading to a 25% reduction in future precipitation projected for the south-western Pacific.