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– Model Evaluation


All plots here are preliminary.

Long Term Model Runs


See also the new ECHAM5 Zonal Gradient Experiment page.
The old Century+ Runs web page is here.

New CAM4 and ECHAM5 long term runs

Runs were performed with the following conditions:
  • SST was increased everywhere by 0.46 degrees: F1881+046 Run
  • SST was increased everywhere by 0.92 degrees: F1881+092 Run

Preliminary Comparison plots:
Surface Temperature:
See below for Precipitation plots.
Seasonal CAM4 and ECHAM5 F1881+046 anomalies wrt to F1881:

Seasonal CAM4 and ECHAM5 F1881+092 anomalies wrt to F1881:

Seasonal CAM4 and ECHAM5 2*(F1881+046 anomalies wrt to F1881):

Seasonal CAM4 and ECHAM5 2*(F1881+046 anomalies) minus F1881+092 anomalies:



Precipitation:
Seasonal CAM4 and ECHAM5 F1881+046 anomalies wrt to F1881:


Seasonal CAM4 and ECHAM5 F1881+092 anomalies wrt to F1881:


Seasonal CAM4 and ECHAM5 2*(F1881+046 anomalies wrt to F1881):

Seasonal CAM4 and ECHAM5 2*(F1881+046 anomalies) minus F1881+092 anomalies:
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