Yan Xue: Publications

  1. Kumar, A., H. Wang, W. Wang, Y. Xue, and Z.-Z. Hu, 2012: Does Knowing the Oceanic PDO Phase Help Predict the Atmospheric Anomalies in Subsequent Months? Conditionally accepted by J. Climate ,
  2. Zuo, Z., S. Yang, A. Kumar, R. Zhang, Y. Xue, and B. Jha, 2012: Role of Thermal Condition over Asia in the Weakening Asian Summer Monsoon under Global Warming Background. J. Climate, 25, 3431-3436.
  3. Zuo, Z., S. Yang, W. Wang, A. Kumar, Y. Xue, and R. Zhang, 2011: Relationship between anomalies of Eurasian snow and southern China rainfall in winter Environ. Res. Lett., 6, 045402 doi:10.1088/1748-9326/6/4/045402.
  4. Wang, H., A. Kumar, W. Wang, and Y. Xue, 2011: Influence of ENSO on Pacific Decadal Variability: An Analysis Based on the NCEP Climate Forecast System. J. Climate, 25, 6136-6151.
  5. Kumar, A. M. Chen, L. Zhang, W. Wang, Y. Xue, C. Wen, L Marx, and B. Huang, 2011: An Analysis of the Non-stationarity in the Bias of Sea Surface Temperature Forecasts for the NCEP Climate Forecast System (CFS) Version 2. Mon. Wea. Rev., 140, 3003-3016.
  6. Huang, B., Z.-Z. Hu, E. K. Schneider, Z. Wu, Y. Xue, B. Klinger, 2011: Influences of Subtropical Air-Sea Interaction on the Multidecadal AMOC Variability in the NCEP Climate Forecast System. Clim. Dyn., 39 531-555
  7. Xue, Y., M. A., Balmaseda, T. Boyer, N. Ferry, S. Good, I. Ishikawa, A. Kumar, M. Rienecker, T. Rosati, Y. Yin, 2012:A comparative analysis of upper ocean heat content variability from an ensemble of operational ocean reanalyses. J. Climate. 25 6905-6929
  8. Wen, C., Y. Xue, and A. Kumar, 2012: Seasonal Prediction of North Pacific SSTs and PDO in the NCEP CFS Hindcasts. Accepted by J. Climate.
  9. Wen, C., Y. Xue, and A. Kumar, 2012: Tropical Instability Waves Simulated in the NCEP Climate Forecast System Reanalysis. Conditionally accepted by J. Climate.
  10. Wang, W, M. Chen, A. Kumar, and Y. Xue, 2011: How important is intraseasonal surface wind variability to real-time ENSO prediction? Geophys.Res. Lett. 37 DOI:10.1029/2011GL047684.
  11. Wang, H., A. Kumar, W. Wang, and Y. Xue, 2012: Seasonality of the Pacific Decadal Oscillation. J. Climate. 25 , 25-38.
  12. Huang, B., Y. Xue, H. Wang, W. Wang, and A. Kumar, 2011: Mixed Layer Heat Budget of the El Niņo in NCEP Climate Forecast System. Clim. Dyn. , DOI: 10.1007/s00382-011-1111-4.
  13. Hu, Z.-Z., A. Kumar, B. Huang, Y. Xue, W. Wang, and B. Jha, 2011: Persistent atmospheric and oceanic anomalies in the North Atlantic from Summer 2009 to Summer 2010. J. Climate, 24 , 5812-5830.
  14. Xue, Y., R. W. Reynolds, V. Banzon, T. Smith, and N. Rayner, 2011: Global oceans: Sea surface temperature. In State of the Climate in 2010, D.S. Arndt, M.O. Baringer and M.R. Johnson, eds., Bull. Amer. Meteorol. Soc.. .
  15. Huang, B., Y. Xue, A. Kumar, and D. Behringer, 2012: AMOC variations in 1979-2008 simulated by NCEP operational global ocean data assimilation system. Clim. Dyn. , 38 513-525, DOI 10.1007/s00382-011-1035-z.
  16. Xue, Y., B. Huang, Z.Z. Hu, A. Kumar, C. Wen, D. Behringer, S. Nadiga, 2011: An Assessment of Oceanic Variability in the NCEP Climate Forecast System Reanalysis. Clim. Dyn. 37 Page 2511-2539, DOI 10.1007/s00382-010-0954-4.
  17. Wang, W., P. Xie, S.H. Yoo, Y. Xue, A. Kumar, X. Wu, 2010: An assessment of the surface climate in the NCEP Climate Forecast System Reanalysis. Clim. Dyn. 37 Page 2511-2539, DOI 10.1007/s00382-010-0954-4.
  18. Saha, S. & Co-Authors, 2010: The NCEP Climate Forecast System Reanalysis. Bull. Amer. Meteorol. Soc., 91, 1015-1057.
  19. Lee, T. & Co-Authors, 2010: Ocean state estimation for climate research. In Proceedings of OceanObs09: Sustained Ocean Observations and Information for Society (Vol. 2), ,Venice, Italy, 21-25 September 2009, Hall, J., Harrison, D.E. & Stammer, D., Eds., ESA Publication WPP-306.
  20. Stammer, D. & Co-Authors, 2010: Ocean information provided through ensemble ocean syntheses. In Proceedings of OceanObs09: Sustained Ocean Observations and Information for Society (Vol. 2), ,Venice, Italy, 21-25 September 2009, Hall, J., Harrison, D.E. & Stammer, D., Eds., ESA Publication WPP-306.
  21. Trenberth, K.E. & Co-Authors, 2010: Atmospheric reanalyses: A major resource for ocean product development and modeling. In Proceedings of OceanObs09: Sustained Ocean Observations and Information for Society (Vol. 2), ,Venice, Italy, 21-25 September 2009, Hall, J., Harrison, D.E. & Stammer, D., Eds., ESA Publication WPP-306.
  22. Balmaseda, M. & Co-Authors, 2010: Role of the ocean observing system in an end-to-end seasonal forecasting system. In Proceedings of OceanObs09: Sustained Ocean Observations and Information for Society (Vol. 2), ,Venice, Italy, 21-25 September 2009, Hall, J., Harrison, D.E. & Stammer, D., Eds., ESA Publication WPP-306.
  23. Xue, Y., O. Alves, M.A. Balmaseda, N. Ferry, S. Good, I. Ishikawa, T. Lee, M.J. McPhaden, K.A. Peterson, and M. Rienecker,, 2010: Ocean state estimation for global ocean monitoring: ENSO and beyond ENSO. In Proceedings of OceanObs09: Sustained Ocean Observations and Information for Society (Vol. 2), ,Venice, Italy, 21-25 September 2009, Hall, J., Harrison, D.E. & Stammer, D., Eds., ESA Publication WPP-306.
  24. Huang, B., Y. Xue, X. Zhang, A. Kumar, and M.J. McPhaden, 2010: The NCEP GODAS ocean analysis of the tropical Pacific mixed layer heat budget on seasonal to interannual time scales. J. Climate , 23, 4901-4925.
  25. Xue, Y., R.W. Reynolds and C. Banzon, 2010: Global Oceans: Sea Surface Tempertures . In State of the Climate in 2009, D.S. Arndt, M.O. Baringer and M.R. Johnson, eds., Bull. Amer. Meteorol. Soc. , 91(7), S53-S56.
  26. Xue, Y., and R.W. Reynolds, 2009: Global Oceans: Sea Surface Tempertures . In State of the Climate in 2008, T.C. Peterson and M.O. Baringer, eds., Bull. Amer. Meteorol. Soc. , 90(7), S47-S49.
  27. Reynolds, R.W. and Y. Xue, 2008: Global Oceans: Sea Surface Tempertures . In State of the Climate in 2007, D.H. Levinson and J.H. Lawrimore (eds.). Bull. Amer. Meteorol. Soc. , 89(7), S37-S39.
  28. Huang, B., Y. Xue, and D. Behringer, 2008: Impacts of Argo salinity in NCEP Global Ocean Data Assimilation System: The tropical Indian Ocean. J. Geophys. Res. , 113, doi:10.1029/2007JC004388.
  29. Zhang, Q., A. Kumar, Y. Xue, W. Wang, and F. Jin, 2007: Analysis of the ENSO Cycle in NCEP Coupled Forecast Model. J. Climate, 16, 1265-1284.
  30. Zhang, R-H, A.J. Busalacchi and Y. Xue, 2007: Decadal change in the relationship between the oceanic entrainment temperature and thermocline depth in the far western tropical Pacific . Geophys. Res. Lett., 34, L23612, doi:10.1029/2007GL032119.
  31. Seo, K.-H., and Y. Xue, 2005: MJO-related oceanic Kelvin waves and the ENSO cycle: A study with the NCEP Global Ocean Data Assimilation System. . Geophys. Res. Lett., 32, L07712, doi:10.1029/2005GL022511.
  32. Behringer, D.W., and Y. Xue, 2004: Evaluation of the global ocean data assimilation system at NCEP: The Pacific Ocean. Eighth Symposium on Integrated Observing and Assimilation Systems for Atmosphere, Oceans, and Land Surface, AMS 84th Annual Meeting, Washington State Convention and Trade Center, Seattle, Washington, 11-15.
  33. Xue, Y., T. M. Smith, and R. W. Reynolds, 2003: Interdecadal changes of 30-yr SST normals during 1871-2000 . J. Climate, 16, 1601-1612.
  34. Reynolds, R. W., D. Behringer, M. Ji, A. Leetmaa, C. Maes, F. Vossepoel and Y. Xue, 2000: Analyzing the 1993-1998 interannual variability of NCEP model ocean simulations: The contribution of TOPEX/Poseidon observations, In Satellites, Oceanography and Society , edited by D. Halpern, Elsevier Science Publishers, New York, 2000.
  35. Xue, Y.,and A. Leetmaa, 2000: Forecast of tropical Pacific SST and sea level using a Markov model . Geophys. Res. Lett., 27, 2701-2704.
  36. Higgins, R. W., A. Leetmaa, Y. Xue and A. Barnston, 2000: Dominant factors influencing the seasonal predictability of United States precipitation and surface air temperature. J. Climate, 13, 3994-4017.
  37. Xue, Y., A. Leetmaa, and M. Ji, 2000: ENSO prediction with Markov models: The impact of sea level. J. Climate, 13,849-871.
  38. Tziperman, E., M. A. Cane, S. E. Zebiak, Y. Xue and B. Blumenthal, 1998: Locking of El Nino's peak time to the end of the calendar year in the delayed oscillator picture of ENSO. J. Climate, 11, 2191-2199.
  39. Xue, Y., M. A. Cane, S. E. Zebiak, and T. N. Palmer, 1997b: Predictability of a coupled model of ENSO using singular vector analysis. Part II: Optimal growth and forecast skill.Mon. Wea. Rev., 125, 2057-2073.

  40. Xue, Y., M. A. Cane, and S. E. Zebiak, 1997a: Predictability of a coupled model of ENSO using singular vector analysis. Part I: Optimal growth in seasonal background and ENSO cycles. Mon. Wea. Rev., 125, 2043-2056.

  41. Xue, Y., M. A. Cane, S. E. Zebiak, and B. Blumenthal, 1994: On the prediction of ENSO: a study with a low-order Markov model. Tellus, 46A, 512-528.
  42. Wang, B. and Y. Xue, 1992: Behavior of a moist Kelvin wave packet with nonlinear heating. J. Atmos. Sci., 49, 549-559.
  43. Xue, Y., X.-J. Zhou, P.-C. Yang, 1990: Bifurcation and stability in a model of dry convection in a shearing environment. China Sci. B, 6, 664-672.
  44. Xue, Y. and X.-J. Zhou, 1989: Attenuation of sound in the detection of temperature mixing coefficient in atmospheric boundary layer. Acta Meteo. Sci. B, 1.

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