Interannual variability and future changes of the Southern Ocean sea ice cover.pdf

Interannual variability and future changes of the Southern Ocean sea ice cover PDF

Wouter Lefebvre

The interannual variability of the sea ice in the Southern Ocean and its evolution projected for the end of the 21st century are investigated using observations and different types of models. First of all, none of the known atmospheric modes of variabilit

Sea Ice - NASA Changes in the El Niño-Southern Oscillation Index (ENSO), an oscillation of ocean temperatures and surface air pressure in the tropical Pacific, can lead to a delayed response (three to four seasons later) in Antarctic sea ice extent. In general, El Niño leads to more ice in the Weddell Sea and less ice on the other side of the Antarctic Peninsula, while La Niña causes the opposite conditions.

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Interannual variability and future changes of the Southern Ocean sea ice cover.pdf

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