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Special Issue: Climate Sciences

Edited by

Luis Gimeno (University of Vigo)

Special Issue: Climate Sciences

Published: January 2019

Volume 1436

Published since 1824, Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences is the Academy’s premier scientific publication.

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Between progress and obstacles in urban climate interdisciplinary studies and knowledge transfer to society

Julia Hidalgo, Aude Lemonsu, Valéry Masson

Land–atmospheric feedbacks during droughts and heatwaves: state of the science and current challenges

Diego G. Miralles, Pierre Gentine, Sonia I. Seneviratne, Adriaan J. Teuling



The Arctic's sea ice cover: trends, variability, predictability, and comparisons to the Antarctic

Mark C. Serreze, Walter N. Meier

Perspectives of regional paleoclimate modeling

Patrick Ludwig, Juan J. Gómez‐Navarro, Joaquim G. Pinto, Christoph C. Raible, Sebastian Wagner, Eduardo Zorita

An overview of offshore wind energy resources in Europe under present and future climate

Maite deCastro, Xurxo Costoya, Santiago Salvador, David Carvalho, Moncho Gómez‐Gesteira, Francisco Javier Sanz‐Larruga, Luis Gimeno

The state of the art and fundamental aspects of regional climate modeling in South America

Tércio Ambrizzi, Michelle Simões Reboita, Rosmeri Porfírio da Rocha, Marta Llopart

Historical weather data for climate risk assessment

Stefan Brönnimann, Olivia Martius, Christian Rohr, David N. Bresch, Kuan‐Hui Elaine Lin

Subtropical cyclones over the oceanic basins: a review

Rosmeri Porfírio da Rocha, Michelle Simões Reboita, Luiz Felippe Gozzo, Lívia Márcia Mosso Dutra, Eduardo Marcos de Jesus

Impact of recent and future climate change on vector‐borne diseases

Cyril Caminade, K. Marie McIntyre, Anne E. Jones



Modulation of extreme temperatures in Europe under extreme values of the North Atlantic Oscillation Index

Martin Beniston

Dynamical mechanisms of Arctic amplification

Klaus Dethloff, Dörthe Handorf, Ralf Jaiser, Annette Rinke, Pia Klinghammer

Causality from long‐lived radiative forcings to the climate trend

Francisco Estrada, Pierre Perron

On the extraordinary winter flood episode over the North Atlantic Basin in 1936

Juan Antonio Ballesteros‐Cánovas, Markus Stoffel, Gerardo Benito, Mario Rohrer, David Barriopedro, Ricardo García‐Herrera, Martin Beniston, Stefan Brönnimann

From Amazonia to southern Africa: atmospheric moisture transport through low‐level jets and atmospheric rivers

Alexandre M. Ramos, Ross C. Blamey, Iago Algarra, Raquel Nieto, Luis Gimeno, Ricardo Tomé, Chris J.C. Reason, Ricardo M. Trigo