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On the twenty-first-century wet season projections over the Southeastern United States

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Figures

Fig. 1 Topography (contoured and in meters) and land/sea mask for CCSM3 and RSM

Fig. 2 Vegetation map used by RSM, adapted from the USGS vegetation map, reduced to 12 Noah vegetation types

Fig. 3 Plot showing the diurnal fraction of variance of rainfall calculated from NCEP STAGE IV rainfall observations, and plot calculated from RSM20th

Fig. 4 Panel showing the observed timing of summer maximum rainfalls from NCEP STAGE IV rainfall data, and panel showing the timing of maximum rainfall from RSM20th

Fig. 5 Plots showing the June, July, and August 31-year mean rainfall from the CCSM3 for the period 1969-1999, the period 2040-2070, and for the difference in the two periods

Fig. 6 Plots showing the June, July, and August 31-year mean rainfall from the RSM for the period 1969-1999, the period 2040-2070, and for the difference in the two periods

Fig. 7 Plots showing the summer seasonal maximum rainfall from the RSM20th, from the RSM21st, and for the difference in the two

Fig. 8 Plots showing the CCSM3-20th mean summer sea-level pressure, the CCSM3-21st mean summer sea-level pressure, and the difference in the two

Fig. 9 Plots showing the CCSM3-20th summer mean sea surface temperature, the CCSM3-21st summer mean sea surface temperature, and the difference in the two

Fig. 10 Plots showing the RSM20th summer mean tropospheric temperature, the RSM21st summer mean tropospheric temperature, and the difference in the two

Fig. 11 Plots showing the RSM20th surface lifted index, the RSM21st surface lifted index, and the difference in the two

Tables

Table 1 Component models of the CCSM3

Table 2 Surface features and parameterizations of the RSM

Equation

Equation Fraction of diurnal variations

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