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Data on Climate Research Reported by Researchers at Columbia University

02/19/2014 | 09:29pm US/Eastern
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By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Global Warming Focus -- Research findings on Climate Research are discussed in a new report. According to news reporting from New York City, New York, by VerticalNews journalists, research stated, "A statistical-stochastic model of the complete life cycle of North Atlantic (NA) tropical cyclones (TCs) is used to examine the relationship between climate and landfall rates along the North American Atlantic and Gulf Coasts. The model draws on archived data of TCs throughout the North Atlantic to estimate landfall rates at high geographic resolution as a function of the ENSO state and one of two different measures of sea surface temperature (SST): 1) SST averaged over the NA subtropics and the hurricane season and 2) this SST relative to the seasonal global subtropical mean SST (termed relSST)."

The news correspondents obtained a quote from the research from Columbia University, "Here, the authors focus on SST by holding ENSO to a neutral state. Jackknife uncertainty tests are employed to test the significance of SST and relSST landfall relationships. There are more TC and major hurricane landfalls overall in warm years than cold, using either SST or relSST, primarily due to a basinwide increase in the number of storms. The signal along the coast, however, is complex. Some regions have large and significant sensitivity (e.g., an approximate doubling of annual major hurricane landfall probability on Texas from -2 to +2 standard deviations in relSST), while other regions have no significant sensitivity (e.g., the U.S. mid-Atlantic and Northeast coasts)."

According to the news reporters, the research concluded: "This geographic structure is due to both shifts in the regions of primary TC genesis and shifts in TC propagation."

For more information on this research see: North American Tropical Cyclone Landfall and SST: A Statistical Model Study. Journal of Climate, 2013;26(21):8422-8439. Journal of Climate can be contacted at: Amer Meteorological Soc, 45 Beacon St, Boston, MA 02108-3693, USA. (American Meteorological Society - www.ametsoc.org; Journal of Climate - www.ametsoc.org/pubs/journals/jcli)

Our news journalists report that additional information may be obtained by contacting T. Hall, Columbia University, New York, NY, United States.

Keywords for this news article include: New York City, United States, Climate Research, North and Central America

Our reports deliver fact-based news of research and discoveries from around the world. Copyright 2014, NewsRx LLC

(c) 2014 Global Warming Focus via VerticalNews.com

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