Articles | Volume 11, issue 3
Research article
28 Aug 2020
Research article |  | 28 Aug 2020

Compound warm–dry and cold–wet events over the Mediterranean

Paolo De Luca, Gabriele Messori, Davide Faranda, Philip J. Ward, and Dim Coumou

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In this paper we quantify Mediterranean compound temperature and precipitation dynamical extremes (CDEs) over the 1979–2018 period. The strength of the temperature–precipitation coupling during summer increased and is driven by surface warming. We also link the CDEs to compound hot–dry and cold–wet events during summer and winter respectively.
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