Pressure and Circulation Indices
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Pressure and Circulation Indices

» Northern Hemisphere gridded pressure (MSLP) (Phil Jones)
» North Atlantic Oscillation (NAO) (Phil Jones)
» Southern Oscillation Index (SOI) (Phil Jones)
» NCEP/NCAR Reanalysis (Ian Harris) Updated January 2014
» Madras monthly mean sea level pressure (Phil Jones)
» Nagasaki monthly mean sea level pressure and temperature (Phil Jones)
» Luterbacher et al NAO Reconstructions (Phil Jones)
» Trans Polar Index (TPI) (Phil Jones)
» Vinther et al NAO modifications (Phil Jones)
» North Sea Caspian Pattern (NCP) (Andrew Harding)
» Mediterranean Oscillation Index (MOI) (Ian Harris) Updated November 2014

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Last updated: November 2014, Ian Harris

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