Reliable tropical weather pattern to change in a warming climate

From EurekAlert! Public Release: 27-Dec-2018 The Madden-Julian Oscillation’s precipitation variations are likely to increase in intensity under a warmer climate, while wind variations are likely to increase at a slower rate Colorado State University Every month or two, a massive pulse of clouds, rainfall and wind moves eastward around the Earth near the equator, providing…

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Dynamics of the Madden-Julian Oscillation

From the National Science Foundation Scientists probe Indian Ocean for clues to worldwide weather patterns Study shows how tropical weather brews in the Indian Ocean and moves eastward along the equator IMAGE: This is the S-PolKa radar on Addu Atoll in the Indian Ocean, before the start of DYNAMO. Click here for more information. An…