Subtropical Water Vapor as a Mediator of Rapid Global Climate Change

  1. Peter U. Clark,
  2. Robert S. Webb and
  3. Lloyd D. Keigwin
  1. Raymond T. Pierrehumbert

Published Online: 19 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM112p0339

Mechanisms of Global Climate Change at Millennial Time Scales

Mechanisms of Global Climate Change at Millennial Time Scales

How to Cite

Pierrehumbert, R. T. (1999) Subtropical Water Vapor as a Mediator of Rapid Global Climate Change, in Mechanisms of Global Climate Change at Millennial Time Scales (eds P. U. Clark, R. S. Webb and L. D. Keigwin), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM112p0339

Author Information

  1. University of Chicago, Chicago, IL

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1999

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875900957

Online ISBN: 9781118664742

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Keywords:

  • Climatic changes

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • The Observed Humidity Pattern

  • Climatic Impact of Subtropical Humidity

  • What Controls Subtropical Humidity?

  • Discussion