Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences at the University of Colorado Boulder

Matthew Newman

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  • Hakim GJ; Snyder C; Penny SG; Newman M. (May 2022). Subseasonal Forecast Skill Improvement from Strongly Coupled Data Assimilation with a Linear Inverse Model. Geophysical Research Letters. 10.1029/2022gl097996
  • Capotondi A; Newman M; Xu T; Di Lorenzo E. (Feb 2022). An Optimal Precursor of Northeast Pacific Marine Heatwaves and Central Pacific El Nio events. Geophysical Research Letters. 10.1029/2021gl097350
  • Zhao Y; Newman M; Capotondi A; Di Lorenzo E; Sun D. (Dec 2021). Removing the Effects of Tropical Dynamics from North Pacific Climate Variability. Journal of Climate , 34(23), 9249-9265. 10.1175/JCLI-D-21-0344.1
  • Power S; Lengaigne M; Capotondi A; Khodri M; Vialard J; Jebri B; Guilyardi E; McGregor S; Kug J-S; Newman M. (Oct 2021). Decadal climate variability in the tropical Pacific: Characteristics, causes, predictability, and prospects. Science , 374(6563). 10.1126/science.aay9165
  • Shin S-I; Newman M. (May 2021). Seasonal Predictability of Global and North American Coastal Sea Surface Temperature and Height Anomalies. Geophysical Research Letters , 48(10). 10.1029/2020gl091886
  • Zhang L; Wang G; Newman M; Han W. (Apr 2021). Interannual to Decadal Variability of Tropical Indian Ocean Sea Surface Temperature: Pacific Influence versus Local Internal Variability. Journal of Climate , 34(7), 2669-2684. 10.1175/JCLI-D-20-0807.1
  • Albers JR; Newman M. (Apr 2021). Subseasonal predictability of the North Atlantic Oscillation. Environmental Research Letters , 16(4). 10.1088/1748-9326/abe781
  • Xu T; Newman M; Capotondi A; Di Lorenzo E. (Jan 2021). The Continuum of Northeast Pacific Marine Heatwaves and Their Relationship to the Tropical Pacific. Geophysical Research Letters , 48(2). 10.1029/2020GL090661
  • Shin S-I; Sardeshmukh PD; Newman M; Penland C; Alexander MA. (Jan 2021). Impact of Annual Cycle on ENSO Variability and Predietability. Journal of Climate , 34(1), 171-193. 10.1175/JCLI-D-20-0291.1
  • Kumar S; Newman M; Lawrence DM; Lo M-H; Akula S; Lan C-W; Livneh B; Lombardozzi D. (Aug 2020). The GLACE-Hydrology Experiment: Effects of Land-Atmosphere Coupling on Soil Moisture Variability and Predictability. Journal of Climate , 33(15), 6511-6529. 10.1175/JCLI-D-19-0598.1
  • Henderson SA; Vimont DJ; Newman M. (Jul 2020). The Critical Role of Non-Normality in Partitioning Tropical and Extratropical Contributions to PNA Growth. Journal of Climate , 33(14), 6273-6295. 10.1175/JCLI-D-19-0555.1
  • Mariotti A; Baggett C; Barnes EA; Becker E; Butler A; Collins DC; Dirmeyer PA; Ferranti L; Johnson NC; Jones J. (May 2020). Windows of Opportunity for Skillful Forecasts Subseasonal to Seasonal and Beyond. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society , 101(5), E608-E625. 10.1175/BAMS-D-18-0326.1
  • Ding H; Newman M; Alexander MA; Wittenberg AT. (Mar 2020). Relating CMIP5 Model Biases to Seasonal Forecast Skill in the Tropical Pacific. Geophysical Research Letters , 47(5). 10.1029/2019GL086765
  • Breeden ML; Hoover BT; Newman M; Vimont DJ. (Feb 2020). Optimal North Pacific Blocking Precursors and Their Deterministic Subseasonal Evolution during Boreal Winter. Monthly Weather Review , 148(2), 739-761. 10.1175/MWR-D-19-0273.1
  • Shin J; Park S; Shin S-I; Newman M; Alexander MA. (Jan 2020). Enhancing ENSO Prediction Skill by Combining Model-Analog and Linear Inverse Models (MA-LIM). Geophysical Research Letters , 47(1). 10.1029/2019GL085914
  • Albers, JR; Newman, M. (Nov 2019). A Priori Identification of Skillful Extratropical Subseasonal Forecasts. GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH LETTERS , 46(21). 10.1029/2019GL085270
  • Martinez-Villalobos, C; Newman, M; Vimont, DJ; Penland, C; Neelin, JD. (Aug 2019). Observed El Nino-La Nina Asymmetry in a Linear Model. GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH LETTERS , 46(16). 10.1029/2019GL082922
  • Kumar, S; Newman, M; Wang, Y; Livneh, B. (May 2019). Potential Reemergence of Seasonal Soil Moisture Anomalies in North America. JOURNAL OF CLIMATE , 32(10). 10.1175/JCLI-D-18-0540.1
  • Ding, H; Newman, M; Alexander, MA; Wittenberg, AT. (Feb 2019). Diagnosing Secular Variations in Retrospective ENSO Seasonal Forecast Skill Using CMIP5 Model-Analogs. GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH LETTERS , 46(3). 10.1029/2018GL080598
  • Thomas, EE, DJ Vimont, M Newman, C Penland and C Martinez-Villalobos. (Nov 2018). The Role of Stochastic Forcing in Generating ENSO Diversity. JOURNAL OF CLIMATE , 31(22). 10.1175/JCLI-D-17-0582.1
  • Ding, H, M Newman, MA Alexander and AT Wittenberg. (Jul 2018). Skillful Climate Forecasts of the Tropical Indo-Pacific Ocean Using Model-Analogs. JOURNAL OF CLIMATE , 31(14). 10.1175/JCLI-D-17-0661.1
  • Dole, RM, JR Spackman, iman, W Otto, O Persson, XW Quan, I RangwalaM Newman, GP Compo, CA Smith, LM Hartten, JJ Barsugli, RS Webb, MP Hoerling, R Cifelli, K Wolter, CD Barnet, M Gehne, R Gelaro, GN Kiladis, S Abbott, E Akish, J Albers, JM Brown, CJ Cox, L Darby, G de Boer, B DeLuisi, J Dias, J Dunion, J Eischeid, C Fairall, A Gambacorta, BK Gorton, A Hoell, J Intrieri, D Jackson, PE Johnston, R Lataitis, KM Mahoney, K McCaffrey, HA McColl, MJ Mueller, D Murrrray, PJ Ne, AJ Ray, D Reynolds, ER Dellaripa, K Rosenlof, N Sakaeda, PD Sardeshmukh, LC Slivinski, L Smith, A Solomon, D Swales, S Tulich, A White, G Wick, MG Winterkorn, DE Wolfe and R Zamora. (May 2018). ADVANCING SCIENCE AND SERVICES DURING THE 2015/16 EL NINO The NOAA El Nino Rapid Response Field Campaign. BULLETIN OF THE AMERICAN METEOROLOGICAL SOCIETY , 99(5). 10.1175/BAMS-D-16-0219.1
  • Martinez-Villalobos, C, DJ Vimont, C Penland, M Newman and JD Neelin. (Feb 2018). Calculating State-Dependent Noise in a Linear Inverse Model Framework. JOURNAL OF THE ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES , 75(2). 10.1175/JAS-D-17-0235.1
  • Newman, M, AT Wittenberg, LY Cheng, GP Compo and CA Smith. (Jan 2018). THE EXTREME 2015/16 EL NINO, IN THE CONTEXT OF HISTORICAL CLIMATE VARIABILITY AND CHANGE. BULLETIN OF THE AMERICAN METEOROLOGICAL SOCIETY , 99(1). 10.1175/BAMS-D-17-0116.1
  • Newman, M and PD Sardeshmukh. (Aug 2017). Are we near the predictability limit of tropical Indo-Pacific sea surface temperatures?. GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH LETTERS , 44(16). 10.1002/2017GL074088
  • Newman, M, MA Alexander, TR Ault, KM Cobb, C Deser, E Di Lorenzo, NJ Mantua, AJ Miller, S Minobe, H Nakamura, N Schneider, DJ Vimont, AS Phillips, JD Scott and CA Smith. (Jun 2016). The Pacific Decadal Oscillation, Revisited. JOURNAL OF CLIMATE , 29(12). 10.1175/JCLI-D-15-0508.1
  • Capotondi, A, AT Wittenberg, M Newman, E Di Lorenzo, JY Yu, P Braconnot, J Cole, B Dewitte, B Giese, E Guilyardi, FF Jin, K Karnauskas, B Kirtman, T Lee, N Schneider, Y Xue and SW Yeh. (Jun 2015). Understanding ENSO Diversity. BULLETIN OF THE AMERICAN METEOROLOGICAL SOCIETY , 96(6). 10.1175/BAMS-D-13-00117.1
  • Smirnov, D, M Newman, MA Alexander, YO Kwon and C Frankignoul. (Feb 2015). Investigating the Local Atmospheric Response to a Realistic Shift in the Oyashio Sea Surface Temperature Front. JOURNAL OF CLIMATE , 28(3). 10.1175/JCLI-D-14-00285.1
  • Vimont, DJ, MA Alexander and M Newman. (Jun 2014). Optimal growth of Central and East Pacific ENSO events. GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH LETTERS , 41(11). 10.1002/2014GL059997
  • Smirnov, D, M Newman and MA Alexander. (Jan 2014). Investigating the Role of Ocean-Atmosphere Coupling in the North Pacific Ocean. JOURNAL OF CLIMATE , 27(2). 10.1175/JCLI-D-13-00123.1
  • Ault, TR, C Deser, M Newman and J Emile-Geay. (Jul 2013). Characterizing decadal to centennial variability in the equatorial Pacific during the last millennium. GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH LETTERS , 40(13). 10.1002/grl.50647
  • Newman M. (Jul 2013). Atmospheric Science: Winds of change (vol 3, pg 538, 2013). Nature Climate Change , 3(7).
  • Newman, M. (Jul 2013). An Empirical Benchmark for Decadal Forecasts of Global Surface Temperature Anomalies. JOURNAL OF CLIMATE , 26(14). 10.1175/JCLI-D-12-00590.1
  • Newman M. (Jun 2013). ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCE Winds of change. Nature Climate Change , 3(6), 538-539. 10.1038/nclimate1915
  • Goddard, L, A Kumar, A Solomon, D Smith, G Boer, P Gonzalez, V Kharin, W Merryfield, C Deser, SJ Mason, BP Kirtman, R Msadek, R Sutton, E Hawkins, T Fricker, G Hegerl, CAT Ferro, DB Stephenson, GA Meehl, T Stockdale, R Burgman, AM Greene, Y Kushnir, M Newman, J Carton, I Fukumori and T Delworth. (Jan 2013). A verification framework for interannual-to-decadal predictions experiments. CLIMATE DYNAMICS , 40(2-Jan). 10.1007/s00382-012-1481-2
  • Newman, M, GN Kiladis, KM Weickmann, FM Ralph and PD Sardeshmukh. (Nov 2012). Relative Contributions of Synoptic and Low-Frequency Eddies to Time-Mean Atmospheric Moisture Transport, Including the Role of Atmospheric Rivers. JOURNAL OF CLIMATE , 25(21). 10.1175/JCLI-D-11-00665.1
  • Solomon, A and M Newman. (Sep 2012). Reconciling disparate twentieth-century Indo-Pacific ocean temperature trends in the instrumental record. NATURE CLIMATE CHANGE , 2(9). 10.1038/NCLIMATE1591
  • Newman, M, MA Alexander and JD Scott. (Nov 2011). An empirical model of tropical ocean dynamics. CLIMATE DYNAMICS , 37(10-Sep). 10.1007/s00382-011-1034-0
  • Newman, M, SI Shin and MA Alexander. (Jul 2011). Natural variation in ENSO flavors. GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH LETTERS , 38. 10.1029/2011GL047658
  • Solomon, A, L Goddard, A Kumar, J Carton, C Deser, I Fukumori, AM Greene, G Hegerl, B Kirtman, Y Kushnir, M Newman, D Smith, D Vimont, T Delworth, GA Meehl and T Stockdale. (Feb 2011). DISTINGUISHING THE ROLES OF NATURAL AND ANTHROPOGENICALLY FORCED DECADAL CLIMATE VARIABILITY Implications for Prediction. BULLETIN OF THE AMERICAN METEOROLOGICAL SOCIETY , 92(2). 10.1175/2010BAMS2962.1
  • Solomon, A and M Newman. (Jan 2011). Decadal predictability of tropical Indo-Pacific Ocean temperature trends due to anthropogenic forcing in a coupled climate model. GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH LETTERS , 38. 10.1029/2010GL045978
  • Newman, M, PD Sardeshmukh and C Penland. (Jun 2009). How Important Is Air-Sea Coupling in ENSO and MJO Evolution?. JOURNAL OF CLIMATE , 22(11). 10.1175/2008JCLI2659.1
  • Blade, I, M Newman, MA Alexander and JD Scott. (Dec 2008). The Late Fall Extratropical Response to ENSO: Sensitivity to Coupling and Convection in the Tropical West Pacific. JOURNAL OF CLIMATE , 21(23). 10.1175/2008JCLI1612.1
  • Newman, M and PD Sardeshmukh. (Sep 2008). Tropical and stratospheric influences on extratropical short-term climate variability. JOURNAL OF CLIMATE , 21(17). 10.1175/2008JCLI2118.1
  • Sura, P and M Newman. (Feb 2008). The impact of rapid wind variability upon air-sea thermal coupling. JOURNAL OF CLIMATE , 21(4). 10.1175/2007JCLI1708.1
  • Newman, M. (Jun 2007). Interannual to decadal predictability of tropical and North Pacific sea surface temperatures. JOURNAL OF CLIMATE , 20(11). 10.1175/JCLI4165.1
  • Sura, P, M Newman and MA Alexander. (Oct 2006). Daily to decadal sea surface temperature variability driven by state-dependent stochastic heat fluxes. JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL OCEANOGRAPHY , 36(10). 10.1175/JPO2948.1
  • Waliser, D, K Weickmann, R Dole, S Schubert, O Alves, C Jones, M Newman, HL Pan, A Roubicek, S Saha, C Smith, H van den Dool, F Vitart, M Wheeler and J Whitaker. (Apr 2006). The experimental MJO prediction project. BULLETIN OF THE AMERICAN METEOROLOGICAL SOCIETY , 87(4). 10.1175/BAMS-87-4-425
  • Sura, P, M Newman, C Penland and P Sardeshmukh. (May 2005). Multiplicative noise and non-gaussianity: A paradigm for atmospheric regimes?. JOURNAL OF THE ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES , 62(5). 10.1175/JAS3408.1
  • Lin, JL, B Mapes, MH Zhang and M Newman. (Feb 2004). Stratiform precipitation, vertical heating profiles, and the Madden-Julian oscillation. JOURNAL OF THE ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES , 61(3). 10.1175/1520-0469(2004)061<0296:SPVHPA>2.0.CO;2
  • Newman, M, GP Compo and MA Alexander. (Dec 2003). ENSO-forced variability of the Pacific decadal oscillation. JOURNAL OF CLIMATE , 16(23). 10.1175/1520-0442(2003)016<3853:EVOTPD>2.0.CO;2
  • Newman, M, PD Sardeshmukh, CR Winkler and JS Whitaker. (Aug 2003). A study of subseasonal predictability. MONTHLY WEATHER REVIEW , 131(8). 10.1175//2558.1
  • Sardeshmukh, PD, C Penland and M Newman. (Aug 2003). Drifts induced by multiplicative red noise with application to climate. EUROPHYSICS LETTERS , 63(4). 10.1209/epl/i2003-00550-y
  • Alexander, MA, I Blade, M Newman, JR Lanzante, NC Lau and JD Scott. (Aug 2002). The atmospheric bridge: The influence of ENSO teleconnections on air-sea interaction over the global oceans. JOURNAL OF CLIMATE , 15(16). 10.1175/1520-0442(2002)015<2205:TABTIO>2.0.CO;2
  • Winkler, CR, M Newman and PD Sardeshmukh. (Jan 2001). A linear model of wintertime low-frequency variability. Part I: Formulation and forecast skill. JOURNAL OF CLIMATE , 14(24). 10.1175/1520-0442(2001)014<4474:ALMOWL>2.0.CO;2
  • Hendon, HH, B Liebmann, M Newman, JD Glick and JE Schemm. (Jan 2000). Medium-range forecast errors associated with active episodes of the Madden-Julian oscillation. MONTHLY WEATHER REVIEW , 128(1). 10.1175/1520-0493(2000)128<0069:MRFEAW>2.0.CO;2
  • Newman, M, PD Sardeshmukh and JW Bergman. (Jan 2000). An assessment of the NCEP, NASA, and ECMWF reanalyses over the tropical west Pacific warm pool. BULLETIN OF THE AMERICAN METEOROLOGICAL SOCIETY , 81(1). 10.1175/1520-0477(2000)081<0041:AAOTNN>2.3.CO;2
  • Newman, M, MA Alexander, CR Winkler, JD Scott and JJ Barsugli. (Jan 2000). A Linear Diagnosis of the Coupled Extratropical Ocean-Atmosphere System in the GFDL GCM. ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCE LETTERS , 1(1). 10.1006/asle.2000.0002
  • Chen, P and M Newman. (Oct 1998). Rossby wave propagation and the rapid development of upper-level anomalous anticyclones during the 1988 US drought. JOURNAL OF CLIMATE , 11(10). 10.1175/1520-0442(1998)011<2491:RWPATR>2.0.CO;2
  • Newman, M and PD Sardeshmukh. (Apr 1998). The impact of the annual cycle on the North Pacific North American response to remote low-frequency forcing. JOURNAL OF THE ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES , 55(8). 10.1175/1520-0469(1998)055<1336:TIOTAC>2.0.CO;2
  • Newman, M, PD Sardeshmukh and C Penland. (Feb 1997). Stochastic forcing of the wintertime extratropical flow. JOURNAL OF THE ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES , 54(3). 10.1175/1520-0469(1997)054<0435:SFOTWE>2.0.CO;2
  • Sardeshmukh, PD, M Newman and MD Borges. (Jan 1997). Free barotropic Rossby wave dynamics of the wintertime low-frequency flow. JOURNAL OF THE ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES , 54(1). 10.1175/1520-0469(1997)054<0005:FBRWDO>2.0.CO;2
  • NEWMAN, M and PD SARDESHMUKH. (Feb 1995). A CAVEAT CONCERNING SINGULAR-VALUE DECOMPOSITION. JOURNAL OF CLIMATE , 8(2). 10.1175/1520-0442(1995)008<0352:ACCSVD>2.0.CO;2
  • NEWMAN M; LEOVY C. (Jul 1992). MAINTENANCE OF STRONG ROTATIONAL WINDS IN VENUS MIDDLE ATMOSPHERE BY THERMAL TIDES. Science , 257(5070), 647-650. 10.1126/science.257.5070.647
  • WALTERSCHEID RL; SCHUBERT G; NEWMAN M; KLIORE AJ. (Jan 1985). ZONAL WINDS AND THE ANGULAR-MOMENTUM BALANCE OF VENUS ATMOSPHERE WITHIN AND ABOVE THE CLOUDS. Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences , 42(19), 1982-1990. 10.1175/1520-0469(1985)042<1982:ZWATAM>2.0.CO;2
  • NEWMAN M; SCHUBERT G; KLIORE AJ; PATEL IR. (Jan 1984). ZONAL WINDS IN THE MIDDLE ATMOSPHERE OF VENUS FROM PIONEER-VENUS RADIO OCCULTATION DATA. Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences , 41(12), 1901-1913. 10.1175/1520-0469(1984)041<1901:ZWITMA>2.0.CO;2