Zewdu Segele's research while affiliated with Igad Climate Prediction and Applications Centre and other places

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A significant proportion of the population in Sub-Saharan Africa are vulnerable to extreme climatic conditions, hence there is a high demand for climate information. In response to this need, the Global Challenges Research Fund African Science for Weather Information and Forecasting Techniques has been undertaking a two-year testbed to co-produce t...


... The primary difference from Figure 3a is the V-shaped pattern of negative (often significant) correlation in the western Pacific, especially at the apex of the V. A similar pattern has been found in previous studies examining the role of western Pacific SSTs in the LR drying trend (Funk et al., 2018(Funk et al., , 2019Funk & Hoell, 2015;Lyon & DeWitt, 2012). Comparing the distributions suggests that the relationship of western Pacific SSTs with EA rainfall totals is more independent of the MJO. ...