Report: Climate Variability, Extremes and Change in the Western Tropical Pacific 2014

Report Cover.Climate Variability, Extremes and Change in the Western Tropical Pacific: New Science and Updated Country Reports 2014

This report documents the latest scientific understanding of large-scale climate processes, observations, extremes and projections in the western tropical Pacific. This report builds on the research published in Climate Change in the Pacific: Scientific Assessment and New Research, Volumes 1 & 2 (2011) and provides updated individual country reports for 14 Pacific Island Countries and Timor-Leste featuring the latest CMIP5-based global climate model outputs. The full report and chapter downloads are provided as WCAG2 compliant accessible PDF documents.