Royal Dutch Meteorological Institute; Ministery Of Infrastructure And The Environment

Publications, presentations and other activities
Attribution of Wintertime Anticyclonic Stagnation Contributing to Air Pollution in Western Europe
2018
by R. Vautard (LSCE/IPSL), A. Colette (Institut National de l’Environnement Industriel et des Risqu), E. van Meijgaard (KNMI), F. Meleux (Institut National de l’Environnement Industriel et des Risqu), G.J. van Oldenborgh (KNMI)F.E.L. Otto (University of Oxford)I. Tobin (LSCE/IPSL)P. Yiou (LSCE/IPSL)

Climate simulations suggest a potential increase in frequency of stagnant wintertime conditions that prevailed over northwestern Europe in December 2016: it is significant in one multimodel ensemble but not in two single-model ensembles.

Bibliographic data
Vautard, R., A. Colette, E. van Meijgaard, F. Meleux, G.J. van Oldenborgh, F.E.L. Otto, I. Tobin and P. Yiou, Attribution of Wintertime Anticyclonic Stagnation Contributing to Air Pollution in Western Europe
Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 2018, 99, S70-S75, doi:10.1175/BAMS-D-17-0113.1.
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