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Author Misra, V.; Mishra, A.; Bhardwaj, A. url  doi
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  Title A coupled ocean-atmosphere downscaled climate projection for the peninsular Florida region Type $loc['typeJournal Article']
  Year 2019 Publication Journal of Marine Systems Abbreviated Journal Journal of Marine Systems  
  Volume 194 Issue Pages 25-40  
  Keywords Climate projection; Peninsular Florida; bathymetry; climate simulation; future  
  Abstract A downscaled projection over the Peninsular Florida (PF) region is conducted with a Regional Climate Model (RCM) at 10 km grid spacing that incorporates interactive coupling between the atmosphere and ocean components of the climate system. This is first such application of a coupled ocean-atmosphere model for climate projection over the PF region. The RCM is shown to display reasonable fidelity in simulating the mean current climate and exhibits higher variability both in the ocean and in the atmosphere than the large-scale global model (Community Climate System Model version 4 [CCSM4]), which is used to drive the RCM. There are several features of the regional climate that RCM displays as an improvement over CCSM4: upper ocean thermal stratification, surface eddy kinetic energy of the ocean, volume flux through the Yucatan Channel, and terrestrial rainfall over PF. The projected mean hydroclimatic change over the period 2041�2060 relative to 1986�2005 over PF shows significant difference between RCM and CCSM4, with the RCM becoming significantly drier and CCSM4 moderately wetter. Furthermore, over the ocean surface, especially over the West Florida Shelf (WFS), RCM displays a wetter and a warmer surface climate compared to the CCSM4 simulation.

Our analysis of the model output indicates that improved resolution of ocean bathymetry in the RCM plays a significant role in the response of the projected changes in surface heat flux, clouds, upper ocean circulations and upper ocean stratification, which manifests with some of the largest differences from the CCSM4 projections, especially over the shallower parts of the ocean around PF. This contrast is most apparent between WFS and PF in the RCM simulation, which suggests that a future warm climate would likely produce more rain over WFS at the expense of corresponding reduction over PF, contrary to the absence of any such gradient in the CCSM4 simulation. Furthermore, in the RCM simulation, the warming of the sub-surface ocean in the future climate is owed to the combined influence of excess atmospheric heat flux directed towards the ocean from the atmosphere and the advective heat flux convergence with the relative slowing of the Loop Current in the future climate. The study demonstrates that such RCMs with coupled ocean-atmosphere interactions are necessary to downscale the global climate models to project the surface hydro-climate over regions like PF that have mesoscale features in the ocean, which can influence the terrestrial climate.
 
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Author Bhardwaj, A.; Misra, V.; Mishra, A.; Wootten, A.; Boyles, R.; Bowden, J. H.; Terando, A. J. url  doi
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  Title Downscaling future climate change projections over Puerto Rico using a non-hydrostatic atmospheric model Type $loc['typeJournal Article']
  Year 2018 Publication Climatic Change Abbreviated Journal  
  Volume 147 Issue 1-2 Pages 133-147  
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Author Misra, V; Bhardwaj, A; Mishra, A url  doi
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  Title Characterizing the rainy season of Peninsular Florida Type $loc['typeJournal Article']
  Year 2018 Publication Climate Dynamics Abbreviated Journal  
  Volume 51 Issue 5-6 Pages 2157-2167  
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  Abstract Peninsular Florida (PF) has a very distinct wet season that can be objectively defined with onset and demise dates based on daily rainfall. The dramatic onset of rains and its retreat coincides with the seasonal cycle of the regional scale atmospheric and upper ocean circulations and upper ocean heat content of the immediate surrounding ocean. The gradual warming of the Intra-Americas Seas (IAS; includes Gulf of Mexico, Caribbean Sea and parts of northwestern subtropical Atlantic Ocean) with the seasonal evolution of the Loop Current and increased atmospheric heat flux in to the ocean eventually enhance the moisture flux into terrestrial PF around the time of the onset of the Rainy Season of PF (RSPF). Similarly, the RSPF retreats with the cooling of the IAS that coincides with the weakening of the Loop Current and reduction of the upper ocean heat content of the IAS. It is also shown that anomalous onset and demise dates of the RSPF have implications on its seasonal rainfall anomalies.  
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Author Misra, V.; Bhardwaj, A.; Mishra, A. url  doi
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  Title Local onset and demise of the Indian summer monsoon Type $loc['typeJournal Article']
  Year 2018 Publication Climate Dynamics Abbreviated Journal  
  Volume 51 Issue 5-6 Pages 1609-1622  
  Keywords Indian monsoon; ENSO; Onset of monsoon  
  Abstract This paper introduces an objective definition of local onset and demise of the Indian summer monsoon (ISM) at the native grid of the Indian Meteorological Department's rainfall analysis based on more than 100 years of rain gauge observations. The variability of the local onset/demise of the ISM is shown to be closely associated with the All India averaged rainfall onset/demise. This association is consistent with the corresponding evolution of the slow large-scale reversals of upper air and ocean variables that raise the hope of predictability of local onset and demise of the ISM. The local onset/demise of the ISM also show robust internannual variations associated with El Nino and the Southern Oscillation and Indian Ocean dipole mode. It is also shown that the early monsoon rains over northeast India has a predictive potential for the following seasonal anomalies of rainfall and seasonal length of the monsoon over rest of India.  
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Author Misra, V.; Selman, C.; Waite, A. J.; Bastola, S.; Mishra, A. url  doi
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  Title Terrestrial and Ocean Climate of the 20th Century Type $loc['typeBook Chapter']
  Year 2017 Publication Florida's climate: Changes, variations, & impacts Abbreviated Journal  
  Volume Issue Pages 485-509  
  Keywords Seasonal cycle; Diurnal variations; Sea breeze; ENSO; Tropical cyclones; Hurricanes; AWP; AMO; PDO; PIZA  
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  Publisher Florida Climate Institute Place of Publication Gainesville, FL Editor Chassignet, E. P.; Jones, J. W.; Misra, V.; Obeysekera, J.  
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  Call Number COAPS @ mfield @ Serial 849  
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Author Misra, V.; Mishra, A.; Bhardwaj, A.; Viswanthan, K.; Schmutz, D. url  doi
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  Title The potential role of land cover on secular changes of the hydroclimate of Peninsular Florida Type $loc['typeJournal Article']
  Year 2018 Publication Climate and Atmospheric Science Abbreviated Journal Clim Atmos Sci  
  Volume 1 Issue 1 Pages  
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  ISSN 2397-3722 ISBN Medium  
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Author Baigorria, G.; Jones, J.; Shin, D.; Mishra, A.; Ingram, K. T., Jones, J. W., O'Brien, J. J., Roncoli, M. C., Fraisse, C., Breuer, N. E., Bartels, W.-L., Zierden, D. F., Letson, D. url  doi
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  Title Assessing uncertainties in crop model simulations using daily bias-corrected Regional Circulation Model outputs Type $loc['typeJournal Article']
  Year 2007 Publication Climate Research Abbreviated Journal Clim. Res.  
  Volume 34 Issue Pages 211-222  
  Keywords crop yield forecasts; regional circulation models; crop models; bias correction; seasonal climate forecasts  
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  ISSN 0936-577X ISBN Medium  
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  Call Number COAPS @ mfield @ Serial 421  
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Author Downes, S.M.; Farneti, R.; Uotila, P.; Griffies, S.M.; Marsland, S.J.; Bailey, D.; Behrens, E.; Bentsen, M.; Bi, D.; Biastoch, A.; Böning, C.; Bozec, A.; Canuto, V.M.; Chassignet, E.; Danabasoglu, G.; Danilov, S.; Diansky, N.; Drange, H.; Fogli, P.G.; Gusev, A.; Howard, A.; Ilicak, M.; Jung, T.; Kelley, M.; Large, W.G.; Leboissetier, A.; Long, M.; Lu, J.; Masina, S.; Mishra, A.; Navarra, A.; George Nurser, A.J.; Patara, L.; Samuels, B.L.; Sidorenko, D.; Spence, P.; Tsujino, H.; Wang, Q.; Yeager, S.G. url  doi
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  Title An assessment of Southern Ocean water masses and sea ice during 1988-2007 in a suite of interannual CORE-II simulations Type $loc['typeJournal Article']
  Year 2015 Publication Ocean Modelling Abbreviated Journal Ocean Modelling  
  Volume 94 Issue Pages 67-94  
  Keywords Southern Ocean; CORE-II experiments; Water masses; Sea ice; Ocean model intercomparison  
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  Call Number COAPS @ mfield @ Serial 99  
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Author Farneti, R.; Downes, S.M.; Griffies, S.M.; Marsland, S.J.; Behrens, E.; Bentsen, M.; Bi, D.; Biastoch, A.; Böning, C.; Bozec, A.; Canuto, V.M.; Chassignet, E.; Danabasoglu, G.; Danilov, S.; Diansky, N.; Drange, H.; Fogli, P.G.; Gusev, A.; Hallberg, R.W.; Howard, A.; Ilicak, M.; Jung, T.; Kelley, M.; Large, W.G.; Leboissetier, A.; Long, M.; Lu, J.; Masina, S.; Mishra, A.; Navarra, A.; George Nurser, A.J.; Patara, L.; Samuels, B.L.; Sidorenko, D.; Tsujino, H.; Uotila, P.; Wang, Q.; Yeager, S.G. url  doi
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  Title An assessment of Antarctic Circumpolar Current and Southern Ocean meridional overturning circulation during 1958-2007 in a suite of interannual CORE-II simulations Type $loc['typeJournal Article']
  Year 2015 Publication Ocean Modelling Abbreviated Journal Ocean Modelling  
  Volume 93 Issue Pages 84-120  
  Keywords Global ocean–sea ice modeling; Model comparisons; Southern Ocean meridional overturning circulation; Antarctic Circumpolar Current; Southern Ocean dynamics  
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Author Griffies, S.M.; Yin, J.; Durack, P.J.; Goddard, P.; Bates, S.C.; Behrens, E.; Bentsen, M.; Bi, D.; Biastoch, A.; Böning, C.W.; Bozec, A.; Chassignet, E.; Danabasoglu, G.; Danilov, S.; Domingues, C.M.; Drange, H.; Farneti, R.; Fernandez, E.; Greatbatch, R.J.; Holland, D.M.; Ilicak, M.; Large, W.G.; Lorbacher, K.; Lu, J.; Marsland, S.J.; Mishra, A.; George Nurser, A.J.; Salas y Mélia, D.; Palter, J.B.; Samuels, B.L.; Schröter, J.; Schwarzkopf, F.U.; Sidorenko, D.; Treguier, A.M.; Tseng, Y.-heng; Tsujino, H.; Uotila, P.; Valcke, S.; Voldoire, A.; Wang, Q.; Winton, M.; Zhang, X. url  doi
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  Title An assessment of global and regional sea level for years 1993-2007 in a suite of interannual CORE-II simulations Type $loc['typeJournal Article']
  Year 2014 Publication Ocean Modelling Abbreviated Journal Ocean Modelling  
  Volume 78 Issue Pages 35-89  
  Keywords Sea level; CORE global ocean-ice simulations; Steric sea level; Global sea level; Ocean heat content  
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  Call Number COAPS @ mfield @ Serial 128  
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