Journal article

Shifts in the distributions of pressure, temperature and moisture and changes in the typical weather patterns in the Alpine region in response to the behavior of the North Atlantic Oscillation

  • Beniston, Martin Department of Geosciences, University of Fribourg, Switzerland
  • Jungo, Patricia Department of Geosciences, University of Fribourg, Switzerland
    2002
Published in:
  • Theoretical and Applied Climatology. - 2002, vol. 71(1-2), no. 29
English An investigation has been undertaken to assess the manner in which the North Atlantic Oscillation (NAO) influences average, climatic conditions, and also extremes of dynamic and thermodynamic variables. By choosing representative sites in the Swiss Alps, the present study shows that there is a high sensitivity of the extremes of the probability density functions of temperature, moisture and... Show more…
Faculty
Faculté des sciences et de médecine
Department
Département de Géosciences
Language
  • English
Classification
Geography
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