Pacific Decadal Oscillation parameters

Winter sea surface temperature, wind pattern (arrows), and sea level pressure (contour) anomalies for the warm (left) and cool (right) phase of the Pacific Decadal Oscillation. (Courtesy of Nate Mantua, JISAO Univ. of Washington.) Image courtesy of Exploring Alaska's Seamounts 2002, NOAA/OER.

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