Evaluation of the present and future general circulation over western Europe simulated by the IPCC AR5/CMIP5 GCMs with the help of a circulation type classification

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Belleflamme, Alexandre; Fettweis, Xavier; Erpicum, Michel;
(2011)
  • Subject: General circulation models | Circulation type classification | Geopotential height | Western Europe | : Earth sciences & physical geography [Physical, chemical, mathematical & earth Sciences] | : Sciences de la terre & géographie physique [Physique, chimie, mathématiques & sciences de la terre]

Downscaling methods forced by General Circulation Model (GCM) simulations are not able to correct the biases in the general circulation simulated by the GCMs. Moreover, since the GCMs have a coarse spatial resolution, they have difficulties to simulate reliably ground v... View more
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