Journal article

Global Relationship between Fronts and Warm Conveyor Belts and the Impact on Extreme Precipitation

Jennifer L Catto, Erica Madonna, Hanna Joos, Irina Rudeva, Ian Simmonds

Journal of Climate | AMER METEOROLOGICAL SOC | Published : 2015

University of Melbourne Researchers

Grants

Awarded by Australian Research Council through the Discovery Early Career Researcher Award


Awarded by Swiss National Science Foundation


Funding Acknowledgements

This study was supported by the Australian Research Council through the Discovery Early Career Researcher Award Grant DE140101305. Part of the work of EM has been funded by the Swiss National Science Foundation (Project 200021-130079). The study was also facilitated by a visit of EM to Melbourne University and of JLC to ETH Zurich. The front identification algorithm was kindly provided by Gareth Berry. The authors thank Heini Wernli for helpful and insightful comments on an earlier version of the manuscript. ERA-Interim data are available online (http://apps.ecmwf.int/datasets/). The editor and two reviewers are acknowledged for providing valuable suggestions that substantially improved this manuscript.