New Developments in Mode-Water Research: Dynamic and by Eitarou Oka, Bo Qiu (auth.), Atsushi Kubokawa, Shang-Ping

By Eitarou Oka, Bo Qiu (auth.), Atsushi Kubokawa, Shang-Ping Xie, Fumiaki Kobashi, Humio Mitsudera (eds.)

This publication involves the articles from the precise factor of “New advancements in mode-water study: Dynamic and climatic results” within the Journal of Oceanography, Vol. sixty eight No. 1, 2012, comprising 10 chapters that disguise a large spectrum of subject matters. issues variety from the formation, flow, and variability of mode waters to their dynamic impact on floor present and weather effect, and aspect to new instructions for mode-water learn. How do mode waters fluctuate on decadal and longer timescales, and the way will they modify in line with international warming? What motives mode-water variability, and the way does it impact floor stream and weather? What are the jobs of mesoscale eddies within the formation and dissipation of mode waters and of their variability and alter? This e-book serves as a signpost in our activity to reply to those and different not easy questions.

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Together with Aoki et al. (2002), Kobashi et al. (2006) revealed a close relationship between the STFs and two mode waters, STMW and CMW, from hydrographic observations. 4 rh with acceleration potential relative to 1000 dbar superimposed. These isopycnal surfaces correspond to those of STMW and the upper and lower portions of CMW. A schematic summary is shown in Fig. 10. Both figures are adapted from Kobashi et al. The three STFs are all located along the southern flank of low PV waters in the thermocline (Fig.

They showed that the Sverdrup streamfunction based on the spring wind-stress curl contains an eastward flow between 20°N and 25°N, roughly along the northern and eastern STCCs. This eastward Sverdrup flow is caused by a small-scale trough of anticyclonic wind stress curl in the subtropical gyre. The trough forms only seasonally, and there is no trough in the annual mean wind-stress curl, whereas the northern and eastern STCCs exist in all seasons in observations (Uda and Hasunuma 1969; Kobashi and Kawamura 2002).

Kubokawa Fig. 4 Relation between the x–y coordinates (left panel) and the Sverdrup coordinates (right panel). Solid contours denote the Sverdrup function, and dashed contours the lower layer potential thickness, along which the stationary Rossby wave signals  propagate southwestward (arrows). 2 and /max g0 H 2 ¼ 0:2, where f0 is the Coriolis parameter at the subpolar–subtropical boundary (y = 0) and Ly is the meridional extension of the subtropical gyre, and he is the upper layer depth at the eastern boundary.

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