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Understanding and predictability of the Inter-American mid-summer drought

Lead PI: Kristopher B Karnauskas

Unit Affiliation: International Research Institute for Climate and Society (IRI)

August 2010 - July 2013
Inactive
Central America
Project Type: Research

SPONSOR:

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

FUNDED AMOUNT:

$159,000

COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY COLLABORATORS:

Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory (LDEO)

EXTERNAL COLLABORATORS:

Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

PUBLICATIONS:

Karnauskas, K. B., R. Seager, A. Giannini and A. J. Busalacchi, 2013. A simple mechanism for the climatological midsummer drought along the Pacific coast of Central America. Atmo ́sfera, 26, 261-281, doi:10.1016/S0187-6236(13)71075-0

KEYWORDS

drought

THEMES

Modeling and Adapting to Future Climate