Journal article

Attribution of the record high Central England temperature of 2014 to anthropogenic influences

Andrew D King, Geert Jan van Oldenborgh, David J Karoly, Sophie C Lewis, Heidi Cullen

ENVIRONMENTAL RESEARCH LETTERS | IOP PUBLISHING LTD | Published : 2015

Grants

Awarded by ARC Centre of Excellence for Climate System Science


Awarded by EUCLEIA project - European Union


Funding Acknowledgements

This research was supported by the ARC Centre of Excellence for Climate System Science (grant CE 110001028) and the NCI National Facility in Australia. GJ van Oldenborgh was supported by the NWO project 'Trend or Coincidence' and the EUCLEIA project funded by the European Union's Seventh Framework Programme [FP7/2007-2013] under grant agreement no. 607085. We acknowledge the World Climate Research Programme's Working Group on Coupled Modelling, which is responsible for CMIP, and we thank the climate modelling groups for producing and making available their model output. For CMIP the US Department of Energy's Program for Climate Model Diagnosis and Intercomparison provides coordinating support and led development of software infrastructure in partnership with the Global Organization for Earth System Science Portals. We also thank the Met Office for providing the annual Central England Temperature series through the HadOBS website (http:metoffice.gov.uk/hadobs/hadcet/).