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Title: Initiation of the Madden-Julian Oscillation

Many storms around the world have roots in the Indian Ocean, where they are churned up by the atmospheric process called the Madden-Julian Oscillation (MJO). PNNL is working to unlock the secrets of tmore »he MJO, particularly how it initiates in the Indian Ocean every 30-60 days. Better prediction of the MJO will help resource managers, weather forecasters and people worldwide better prepare for its effects.« less
Title: Initiation of the Madden-Julian Oscillation
Publication Date: 2015-12-14
OSTI Identifier: 1254326
Resource Type: Multimedia
Research Org: Pacific Northwest National Lab. (PNNL), Richland, WA (United States)
Sponsoring Org: USDOE
Subject: 54 ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES ; MADDEN-JULIAN OSCILLATION ; MJO ; STORMS ; CLOUDS ; OCEAN ; INDIAN OCEAN
Country of Publication: United States
Language: English
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System Entry Date: 2018-07-11