Slow and fast response of mean and extreme precipitation to different forcing in CMIP5 simulations

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Sillmann, J; Stjern, CW; Myhre, G; Forster, PM;
(2017)
  • Publisher: American Geophysical Union

We are investigating the fast and slow responses of changes in mean and extreme precipitation to different climate forcing mechanisms, such as greenhouse gas and solar forcing, to understand whether rapid adjustments are important for extreme precipitation. To disentang... View more
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