Variable

Description

v

Monthly Mean Northward Wind Speed (200 & 850 hPA)

vvar

Monthly Variance of Daily Mean Northward Wind Speed (200 & 850 hPA)

u

Monthly Mean Eastward Wind Speed (200 & 850 hPA)

uvar

Monthly Variance of Daily Mean Eastward Wind Speed (200 & 850 hPA)

hus

Monthly Mean Specific Humidity (200 & 850 hPA)

husvar

Monthly Variance of Daily Mean Specific Humidity (200 & 850 hPA)

zg

Monthly Mean Geopotential Height (200, 500 & 850 hPA)

zgvar

Monthly Variance of Daily Mean Geopotential Height (200, 500 & 850
hPA)

ta

Monthly Mean Air Temperature (200 & 850 hPA)

tavar

Monthly Variance of Daily Mean Air Temperature (200 & 850 hPA)

crfm2

Monthly Mean Cloud Radiative Forcing (METHOD II)

rlt

Monthly Mean Net Longwave Radiation at the Top

rst

Monthly Mean Net Shortwave Radiation at the Top

rls

Monthly Mean Surface Net Longwave Radiation

rss

Monthly Mean Surface Net Shortwave Radiation

hfss

Monthly Mean Surface Sensible Heat Flux

tauv

Monthly Mean Northward Wind Stress

tauu

Monthly Mean Eastward Wind Stress

evs

Monthly Mean Surface Evaporation

pr

Monthly Mean Total Precipitation

prsm

Monthly Mean Snow Mass

mrso

Monthly Mean Soil Moisture

prw

Monthly Mean Total Precipitable Water

clt

Monthly Mean Total Cloudiness

tas

Monthly Mean Surface Air Temperature

tasvar

Monthly Variance of Daily Mean Surface Air Temperature

tg

Monthly Mean Ground Temperature

tgvar

Monthly Variance of Daily Mean Ground Temperature

psl

Monthly Mean Sea Level Pressure

pslvar

Monthly Variance of Daily Mean Sea Level Pressure

uvp

Monthly Mean Velocity Potential

uvpvar

Monthly Variance of Daily Mean Velocity Potential

stf

Monthly Mean Streamfunction

stfvar

Monthly Variance of Daily Mean Streamfunction
