Journal article

Large scale and sub-regional connections in the lead up to summer heat wave and extreme rainfall events in eastern Australia

Ghyslaine Boschat, Alexandre Pezza, Ian Simmonds, Sarah Perkins, Tim Cowan, Ariaan Purich

Climate Dynamics | SPRINGER | Published : 2015

University of Melbourne Researchers

Grants

Awarded by ARC


Awarded by ARC Centre of Excellence for Climate System Science


Funding Acknowledgements

This work has been financially supported by the ARC discovery grant number DP120103950 to Dr A. Pezza. Tim Cowan and Ariaan Purich are supported by the Goyder Institute for Water Research, and the Australian Climate Change Science Program. Dr S. Perkins is supported by the ARC Centre of Excellence for Climate System Science, grant number CE110001028. Graphics have been prepared using the SAXO package of Dr S. Masson, and we would like to thank Dr P. Terray for the use of his STATPACK statistical set of tools. Finally, we also thank the anonymous reviewers for their comments that improved this paper.