A local index of Maritime Continent intraseasonal variability based on rain rates over the land and sea
CL Vincent, TP Lane, MC Wheeler
GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH LETTERS | AMER GEOPHYSICAL UNION | Published : 2016
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Awarded by Australian Research Council's Centre of Excellence for Climate System Science
This work was funded by the Australian Research Council's Centre of Excellence for Climate System Science (CE110001028). Analysis was partly undertaken on the National Computational Infrastructure (NCI), which is supported by the Australian Government. Helpful discussions with Eric Maloney (Colorado State University) and assistance from Paola Petrelli (NCI) and Malcolm King (The University of Melbourne) are gratefully acknowledged. Thanks to Charmaine Franklin and Surendra Rauniyar (Australian Bureau of Meteorology) and two anonymous reviewers for helpful comments on the manuscript. Interpolated OLR data were downloaded from NOAA/OAR/ESRL PSD (http://www.esrl.noaa.gov/psd/). TRMM 3-hourly precipitation estimates were downloaded from the Goddard Earth Sciences Data and Information Services Center (ftp://disc2.nascom.nasa.gov/data/s4pa/TRMM_L3/TRMM_3B42/).