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The global coupled Atmosphere-Ocean Model was designed at GISS for
climate predictions at decade to century time scales. Atmospheric
Model output consists of surface diagnostics from an atmospheric model
simulation that used Atmospheric Model Intercomparison Project (AMIP)
boundary conditions. See http://www-pcmdi.llnl.gov/projects/amip/index.php ...
Climate model analyses of atmospheric and surface conditions in the
Persian Gulf region were carried out to study the effects of the
Kuwait oil fires during 1991. National Meteorological Center (NMC) ...