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Webinar: CGD Seminar Series: Revisiting trends in southern hemisphere westerlies and their impact on the oceans

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Tuesday, 06 October 2020, 1:00

Tuesday, October 6, 2020. 1:00 PM Eastern. Webinar: CGD Seminar Series: Revisiting trends in southern hemisphere westerlies and their impact on the oceans. Darryn Waugh, Johns Hopkins University. Sponsored by CGD. More information here.

It is widely understood that there has been a trend towards a more positive phase of the southern annular mode (SAM), with an associated strengthening and poleward shift of southern near-surface westerlies, over the last few decades. However, as will be shown in this talk, there has been a recent pause in some of these trends together with substantial longitudinal variations in the wind trends.

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