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NEWS Publications 2004-2006

Koster, R. D., M. J. Suarez, P. Liu, U. Jambor, M. Kistler, A. Berg, R. Reichle, M. Rodell, and J. Famiglietti, Realistic Initialization of Land Surface States: Impacts on Subseasonal Forecast Skill, 2004: J. Hydrometeor., 5 (6), 1049-1063. 

Aires, F., C. Prigent and W.B. Rossow, 2005: Sensitivity of Satellite Microwave and Infrared Observations to Soil Moisture at a Global Scale. II: Global Statistical Relationships. J. Geophys. Res., 110, doi 10.1029/2004JD005094, (1-14).

Jo, Y.-H., X.-H. Yan, B. Dzwonkowski, and W.T. Liu, 2005: A Study of Freshwater Discharge from the Amazon River into the Tropical Atlantic using Multi-Sensor Data. Geophys. Res. Lett., 32. L02605, doi:10.1029/2004GL021840.

Liu, J., J. A. Curry, W. B. Rossow, J. R. Key, and X. Wang, 2005: Comparison of Surface Radiative Flux Data Sets over the Arctic Ocean. J. Geophys. Res., 110, doi 10.1029/2004JC002381 (1-13).

Liu, W. T. and W. Tang, 2005: Estimating Moisture Transport over Ocean using Spacebased Observations from Space.  J. Geophys. Res. 110, D10101, doi: 10.1029/2004JD005300.

Prigent, C., F. Aires, W. B. Rossow and A. Robock, 2005: Sensitivity of Satellite Microwave and Infrared Observations to Soil Moisture at a Global Scale. I: Relationship of Satellite Observations to In Situ Soil Moisture Measurements. J. Geophys. Res., 110, doi 10.1029/2004JD005087 (1-15).

Raschke, E., A. Ohmura, W. B. Rossow, B. E. Carlson, Y-C. Zhang, C. Stubenrauch, M. Kottek and M. Wild, 2005: Cloud Effects on the Radiation Budget Based on ISCCP Data (1991 to 1995). Int. J. Climatology, 25, 1023-1039.

Sorooshian, S., R. Lawford, P. Try, W. Rossow, J. Roads, J. Polcher, G. Sommeria and R. Schiffer, 2005: Water and Energy Cycles: Investigating the Links. World Meteorological Organization Bulletin, 54, April 2005, 58-64.

Fetzer, E. J., B. H. Lambrigtsen, A. Eldering, H. H. Aumann, and M. T. Chahine 2006: Biases in Total Precipitable Water Vapor Climatologies from Atmospheric Infrared Sounder and Advanced Microwave Scanning Radiometer, J. Geophys. Res., 111, D09S16, doi:10.1029/2005JD006598.

Gettelman, A., E. J. Fetzer, A. Eldering and F. W. Irion 2006: The Global Distribution of Supersaturation in the Upper Troposphere from the Atmospheric Infrared Sounder, J. Climate, 23, 6089–6103.

Held, I. M. and B. Soden, 2006: Robust Responses of the Hydrological Cycle to Global Warming. J. Climate, 19 (14), 3354-3360.   

John, V. O,and B. J. Soden, 2006:  Does Convectively-detrained Cloud Ice Enhance Water
Vapor Feedback? Geophys. Res. Lett., 33, L20701.

Liu, W. T., X. Xie, W. Tang, and V. Zlotnicki, 2006: Spacebased Observations of Oceanic Influence on the Annual Variation of South American Water Balance, Geophys. Res. Lett., 33, L08710, doi:10.1029/2006GL025683.

Olson, W. S., C. D. Kummerow, S. Yang, G. W. Petty, W.-K. Tao, T. L. Bell, S. A. Braun, Y. Wang, S. E. Lang, D. E. Johnson, and C. Chiu, 2006:  Precipitation and Latent Heating Distributions from Satellite Passive Microwave Radiometry.  Part I:  Improvement Method and Uncertainties, J. Appl. Meteor. and Climatol., 45, 702-720. 

Papa, F., C. Prigent, F. Durand and W. B. Rossow, 2006: Wetland Dynamics using a Suite of Satellite Observations: A Case Study of Application and Evaluation for the Indian Subcontinent. Geophys. Res. Lett., 33, doi: 10.1029/2006GL025767, (1-4).

Papa, F., C. Prigent, W. B. Rossow, B. Legresy and F. Remy, 2006: Inundated Wetland Dynamics over Boreal Regions from Remote Sensing: The Use of Topex-Poseidon Dual-frequency Radar Altimeter Observations. Int. J. Remote Sensing, 27, 4847-4866, doi:080/01431160600675887.

Prigent, C., F. Aires and W. B. Rossow, 2006: Land Surface Microwave Emissivities over the Globe for a Decade. Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 87,1573-1584.

Romanou, A., W. B. Rossow and S-H. Chou, 2006: Decorrelation Scales of High Resolution Turbulent Fluxes at the Ocean Surface and a Method to Fill in Gaps in Satellite Data Products. J. Climate, 19, 3378-3393, doi: 10.1175/JCLI3773.1.

Rossow, W. B., J. J. Bates, J. Romanski, Y-C. Zhang, K. Knapp and E. Duenas, 2006: Analyzing the Variations of the Global Energy and Water Cycle. GEWEX NEWS, 16, 3-5.

Tian, B., D. E. Waliser, E. J. Fetzer, B. H. Lambrigtsen, Y. L. Yung and B. Wang, 2006: Vertical Moist Thermodynamic Structure and Spatial-temporal Evolution of the Madden-Julian Oscillation in Atmospheric Infrared Sounder Observations, J. Atmos. Sci., 63, 2462-2485.

 Xie, S.-P., H. Xu, N. H. Saji, Y. Wang, and W. T. Liu, 2006: Role of Narrow Mountains in Large-scale Organization of Asian Monsoon Convection. J. Climate, 19, 3420-3429.

Yang, S., W. S. Olson, J.-J. Wang, T. L. Bell, E. A. Smith, and C. D. Kummerow, 2006:  Precipitation and Latent Heating Distributions from Satellite Passive Microwave Radiometry.  Part II:  Evaluation of Estimates using Independent Data.  J. Appl. Meteor. and Climatol., 45, 721-739.

Zhang, Y., W. B. Rossow, and P. W. Stackhouse, 2006: Comparison of Different Global Information Sources used in Surface Radiative Flux Calculation: Radiative  Properties of the Near-surface Atmosphere. J. Geophys. Res., 111, D13106, doi: 10.1029/2005JD006873, (1-13).