Articles | Volume 16, issue 4
Clim. Past, 16, 1411–1428, 2020
https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-16-1411-2020
Clim. Past, 16, 1411–1428, 2020
https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-16-1411-2020
Research article
05 Aug 2020
Research article | 05 Aug 2020

Comparison of observed borehole temperatures in Antarctica with simulations using a forward model driven by climate model outputs covering the past millennium

Zhiqiang Lyu et al.

Related authors

Large ensemble of downscaled historical daily snowfall from an earth system model to 5.5 km resolution over Dronning Maud Land, Antarctica
Nicolas Ghilain, Stéphane Vannitsem, Quentin Dalaiden, Hugues Goosse, Lesley De Cruz, and Wenguang Wei
Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 14, 1901–1916, https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-14-1901-2022,https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-14-1901-2022, 2022
Short summary
Influence of fast ice on future ice shelf melting in the Totten Glacier area, East Antarctica
Guillian Van Achter, Thierry Fichefet, Hugues Goosse, and Eduardo Moreno-Chamarro
EGUsphere, https://doi.org/10.5194/egusphere-2022-94,https://doi.org/10.5194/egusphere-2022-94, 2022
Short summary
Process-based Estimate of Global-mean Sea-level Changes in the Common Era
Gangadharan Nidheesh, Hugues Goosse, David Parkes, Heiko Goelzer, Fabien Maussion, and Ben Marzeion
Earth Syst. Dynam. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-2022-2,https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-2022-2, 2022
Revised manuscript under review for ESD
Short summary
Weakened impact of the Atlantic Niño on the future equatorial Atlantic and Guinea Coast rainfall
Koffi Worou, Hugues Goosse, Thierry Fichefet, and Fred Kucharski
Earth Syst. Dynam., 13, 231–249, https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-13-231-2022,https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-13-231-2022, 2022
Short summary
PARASO, a circum-Antarctic fully coupled ice-sheet–ocean–sea-ice–atmosphere–land model involving f.ETISh1.7, NEMO3.6, LIM3.6, COSMO5.0 and CLM4.5
Charles Pelletier, Thierry Fichefet, Hugues Goosse, Konstanze Haubner, Samuel Helsen, Pierre-Vincent Huot, Christoph Kittel, François Klein, Sébastien Le clec'h, Nicole P. M. van Lipzig, Sylvain Marchi, François Massonnet, Pierre Mathiot, Ehsan Moravveji, Eduardo Moreno-Chamarro, Pablo Ortega, Frank Pattyn, Niels Souverijns, Guillian Van Achter, Sam Vanden Broucke, Alexander Vanhulle, Deborah Verfaillie, and Lars Zipf
Geosci. Model Dev., 15, 553–594, https://doi.org/10.5194/gmd-15-553-2022,https://doi.org/10.5194/gmd-15-553-2022, 2022
Short summary

Related subject area

Subject: Climate Modelling | Archive: Ice Cores | Timescale: Centennial-Decadal
Water stable isotope spatio-temporal variability in Antarctica in 1960–2013: observations and simulations from the ECHAM5-wiso atmospheric general circulation model
Sentia Goursaud, Valérie Masson-Delmotte, Vincent Favier, Anaïs Orsi, and Martin Werner
Clim. Past, 14, 923–946, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-14-923-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-14-923-2018, 2018
Short summary

Cited articles

Abram, N. J., McGregor, H. V., Tierney, J. E., Evans, M. N., McKay, N. P., Kaufman, D. S., and Consortium, P. k.: Early onset of industrial-era warming across the oceans and continents, Nature, 536, 411–418, https://doi.org/10.1038/nature19082, 2016. 
Alley, R. B. and Koci, B. R.: Recent Warming in Central Greenland?, Ann. Glaciol., 14, 6–8, https://doi.org/10.3189/s0260305500008144, 1990. 
Barrett, B. E., Nicholls, K. W., Murray, T., Smith, A. M., and Vaughan, D. G.: Rapid recent warming on Rutford Ice Stream, West Antarctica, from borehole thermometry, Geophys. Res. Lett., 36, L02708, https://doi.org/10.1029/2008GL036369, 2009. 
Beltrami, H., Ferguson, G., and Harris, R. N.: Long-term tracking of climate change by underground temperatures, Geophys. Res. Lett., 32, L19707, https://doi.org/10.1029/2005gl023714, 2005. 
Beltrami, H., González-Rouco, J. F., and Stevens, M. B.: Subsurface temperatures during the last millennium: Model and observation, Geophys. Res. Lett., 33, L09705, https://doi.org/10.1029/2006gl026050, 2006. 
Download
Short summary
This paper uses two different ways to perform model–data comparisons for the borehole temperature in Antarctica. The results suggest most models generally reproduce the long-term cooling in West Antarctica from 1000 to 1600 CE and the recent 50 years of warming in West Antarctica and Antarctic Peninsula. However, The 19th-century cooling in the Antarctic Peninsula (−0.94 °C) is not reproduced by any of the models, which tend to show warming instead.