Changes in winter precipitation extremes for the western United States under a warmer climate as simulated by regional climate models
Version of Record online: 2 MAR 2012
Copyright 2012 by the American Geophysical Union
Geophysical Research Letters
Volume 39, Issue 5, March 2012
How to Cite
2012), Changes in winter precipitation extremes for the western United States under a warmer climate as simulated by regional climate models, Geophys. Res. Lett., 39, L05803, doi:10.1029/2011GL050762., , , and (
- Issue online: 2 MAR 2012
- Version of Record online: 2 MAR 2012
- Manuscript Accepted: 2 FEB 2012
- Manuscript Revised: 1 FEB 2012
- Manuscript Received: 2 JAN 2012
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|grl28960-sup-0004-fs01.pdf||PDF document||437K||Figure S1. Topographical map of the western US, daily precipitation over the Salt River Basin for the period 1968–2000, histogram of all the events above the 98th percentile and the theoretical POT distribution and the three parameters that describe the distributions for the historical and future periods, and probability of exceedence plots for the historical and future periods and calculation of the 20-year and 50-year winter precipitation event for the historical period and the future period.|
|grl28960-sup-0005-fs02.pdf||PDF document||277K||Figure S2. Winter 1968–1999 Precipitation Climatology for the eight downscaled simulations.|
|grl28960-sup-0006-fs03.pdf||PDF document||294K||Figure S3. Same as Figure S1 for 50-year return period winter precipitation.|
|grl28960-sup-0007-fs04.pdf||PDF document||296K||Figure S4. Percent changes in 50-year return period winter precipitation events between the future and historical periods for each of the eight downscaled simulations.|
|grl28960-sup-0008-ts01.pdf||PDF document||28K||Table S1. Official RCM and GCM names and abbreviations and RCM/GCM combinations used in this analysis.|
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