Synchronous Polar Ozone Patterns and the Wind

The ongoing narrative of the evolution of the Earth’s ozone layer patterns appears to assert that the vast and sweeping oscillations of this dynamic atmospheric parameter are related exclusively...

Geostrophic Atmospheric Moisture Waves

In a recent post I introduced a new atmospheric wave pattern that I stumbled upon in working on a hydroclimatology paper. I’ve since looked at it further and shared with some colleagues. Given t...

Geostrophic Moisture across North America

If one takes the January 1979 surface plot of the ERAI EP (Evaporation minus Precipitation) coverage, this is a sample of the possible views.  If I’m not mistaken, Rossby and Kelvin waves are s...