Articles | Volume 3, issue 3
Weather Clim. Dynam., 3, 905–935, 2022
Weather Clim. Dynam., 3, 905–935, 2022
Research article
08 Aug 2022
Research article | 08 Aug 2022

Summertime Rossby waves in climate models: substantial biases in surface imprint associated with small biases in upper-level circulation

Fei Luo et al.

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