P. J. Webster, T. N. Palmer, T. O. Brennan, R. L. Grossman, V. E. Toma, C. D. Hoyos, T. M. Hopson and J. A. Curry, 2021: Weather Hazard Anticipation & Mitigation in the Developing World. Submitted to Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc.


Rao, MP, Cook, ER, Cook, BI, D’Arrigo, RD, Palmer, JG, Lall, U, Woodhouse, CA, Buckley BM, Uriate , M, Bishop, DA, Jian, J., Webster P.J., 2020: Seven centuries of reconstructed Brahmaputra River discharge demonstrate underestimated high discharge and flood hazard frequency, Nature Communications Volume: 11, Issue: 1 (pdf)

Webster PJ, 2020: Dynamics of the tropical atmosphere and oceans. Wiley, 501pp.


S. Ortega, Peter J. Webster, Violeta Toma, Hai-Ru Chang, 2018:The effect of potential vorticity fluxes on the circulation of the tropical upper troposphere. Q. J. Roy. Met Soc., 144, 848-860

B. Wang, J. Li, MA Cane, J. Liu, PJ Webster, BS Xiang, H-M, Kim, J Cao, KJ Ha, 2018: Towards predicting changes in the land monsoon rainfall a decade in advance. J. Clim., 31/7, 2699-2714. (pdf)


S. Ortega, Peter J. Webster, Violeta Toma, Hai-Ru Chang, 2017: Quasi-Biweekly Oscillations of the South Asian Monsoon: An observed link between the upper and lower level variability. Clim. Dyn. 31(7), 2699-2714.


Stephens, GL, Hakuba, MZ, Hawcroft, M,Haywood JM, Behrangi, A, K, JE, Webster, PJ., 2016: The curious nature of the hemispheric symmetry of the Earth’s watewr and Energy balances, Global Energy Budgets. (pdf)

H-M Kim, D Kim, F. Vitart, VE Toma, J-S Kug and PJ Webster, 2016: MJO propagation across the Maritime Continent in the ECMWF ensemble prediction system, J. Clim, 29/11, 3973-3988.

E. H. Christ, P.J. Webster, J. L. Snider, V. E. Toma, D. M. Ooserhuis, D. R. Chastain, 2015: Predicting heat stress using probabilistic canopy temperature forecasts. J. of Agronomy, 108.5, 1981-1991.


Christ, E. H., P. J. Webster, G. D. Collins, V. E. Toma, and S. A. Byrd, 2015: Using Precipitation Forecasts to Irrigate Cotton. J. Cotton Sci.,19, 351-358.

Wang, B., B. Xiang, J. Li, P.J. Webster, M.N. Rajeevan, J. Liu, and K.-J. Ha, 2015: Rethinking Indian monsoon rainfall prediction in the context of recent global warming. Nat. Commun., 6, 7154, doi:10.1038/ncomms8154. IPRC-1108.

Stephens, G. L., D. O'Brien, P. J. Webster, P. Pilewski, S. Kato, and J.-l. Li (2015): The albedo of Earth, Rev. Geophys., 53, doi:10.1002/2014RG000449 (pdf)

Ernesto Sanchez-Triana, Santiago Enriquez, Bjorn Larsen, Peter Webster, and Javaid Afzal, 2015 (June): Sustainability and Poverty Alleviation: Confronting Environmental Threats in Sindh, Pakistan", World Bank's Directions in Development series, Environment and Sustainable Development. 264pp


Kim H-M., PJ Webster, VE. Toma, D. Kim, 2014: Predictability and prediction skill of the MJO in two operational forecasting systems. J. Climate, 27/14, 5364-5378. (pdf)

Rassmussen K., A. Hill, V. Toma, M. Zuluaga, PJ Webster and R. Houze. Three consecutive years of anomalous flooding in Pakistan. Q. J. Roy. Met Soc., 689, 1259-1276.

Syed TH., PJ Webster and JS Famiglietti: Assessing Variability of Evapotranspiration over the Ganga River Basin Using Water Balance Computations: Water Resources Research, 50, 2552-2565.

Knowlton K., PJ Webster, VE. Toma, and thirteen additional authors, 2014: Development and Implementation of South Asia's First Heat-Health Action Plan in Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India. International J. Environmental Res. and Public Health,11/4, 3473-3492 (pdf)

Shrestha K.Y., P.J. Webster, and V.E. Toma, 2014: An Atmospheric-Hydrologic Forecasting Scheme for the Indus River Basin, Journal of Hydrometeorology (in press) Available at: http://journals.ametsoc.org/doi/abs/10.1175/JHM-D-13-051.1


Webster P.J. and K. Shrestha: An Extended-Range Water Management and Flood Prediction System for the Indus River Basin: Application to the 2010-2012 floods. Report to the World Bank, 2013 (pdf)

Kim H-M., Lee MI, Webster PJ, Kim D, Yoo JH, 2013: A physical basis for the probabilistic prediction of the accumulated tropical cyclone kinetic energy in the western North Pacific. J. Clim. 26/20, 7981-7991. October. (pdf)

Hirata F. E., Webster P.J. and Toma V. E.: Distinct manifestations of austral summer tropical intraseasonal oscillations, DOI: 10.1002/grl.50632, 2013 (pdf)

Wang B., Jian Liu, Hyung-Jin Kim, Peter J. Webster, So-Young Yim, and Baoqiang Xiang: Northern Hemisphere summer monsoon intensified by mega-El Nino/southern oscillation and Atlantic multidecadal oscillation. PNAS 2013; doi:10.1073/pnas.1219405110 (pdf)

Webster P.J.: Improve weather forecasts for the developing world. Nature, 2013; doi: 10.1038/493017a. (pdf)


Kim, H-M., P. J. Webster, Judith A. Curry and V. E. Toma, 2012: Asian summer monsoon prediction in ECMWF System 4 and NCEP CFSv2 retrospective seasonal forecasts, Clim. Dyn., doi: 10.1007/s00382-012-1470-5 (published online) (pdf)

Kim, H-M., P. J. Webster and Judith A. Curry, 2012: Evaluation of short-term climate change prediction in multi-model CMIP5 decadal hindcasts, Geophys. Res. Lett., 39, L10701, doi:10.1029/2012GL051644 (pdf)

Wang B., Liu J., Kim H. J., Webster P.J., Yim S. Y., 2012 Recent change of the global monsoon precipitation (1979-2008) Clim. Dyn. doi: 10.1007/s00382-011-1266-z (pdf)

Zuluaga M. D., P. J. Webster and C. D. Hoyos, 2012: Variability of Aerosols in the Tropical Atlantic Ocean relative to African Easterly Waves and their relationship with Atmospheric and Oceanic Environments: J. Geophys. Res. - 117, D16207 DOI: 10.1029/ (Supplemental Material)

Hoyos C. D., and Webster, P. J., 2012: Evolution of the tropical warm pool: Past, present and future. Clim. Dyn. doi: 10.1007/s00382-011-1181-3 (pdf)


Webster P.J., 2011: Building Resilience for Sustainable Development of the Sundarbans through Estuary Management, Poverty Reduction, and Biodiversity Conservation: A Non-Lending Technical Assistance. Report to the World Bank, 41 pp. (pdf)

Belanger J., Webster P.J., Curry J.A., 2011 Extended Prediction of North Indian Ocean Tropical Cyclones using the ECMWF Variable Ensemble Prediction System: Mon. Wea. Rev., doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/WAF-D-11-00083.1 (pdf)

Webster P. J., V. E. Toma and H. M. Kim 2011: Were the 2010 Pakistan Floods predictable? Geophys. Res. Lettrs.,38, L04806, doi: 10.1029/2010GL046346 (pdf)

Webster P. J. and J. Jian 2011: Environmental prediction, risk assessment and extreme events: adaptation strategies for the developing world. Phil. Trans. Roy. Soc. A( Math, Phys and Eng.) Volume: 369 Issue: 1956 4768-4797 DOI: 10.1098/rsta.2011.0160. DEC 13 2011

Webster P. J. and J. Jian 2011: Environmental prediction, risk assessment and extreme events: adaptation strategies for the developing world. Phil. Trans. Roy. Soc. ( Math, Phys and Eng.) Volume: 369 Issue: 1956 4768-4797 DOI: 10.1098/rsta.2011.0160. Dec 13 2011 (pdf)

Curry, J. A. and P. J. Webster, 2011: Climate science and the uncertainty monster. Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc.

Kim, H-M., P.J. Webster, J. A. Curry 2011: Modulation of North Pacific tropical cyclone activity by the three phases of ENSO. J.Clim., 24, 1839-1849 (pdf)


Kim, H. M. and P.J. Webster, 2010: Extended-range seasonal hurricane forecasts for the North Atlantic with hybrid dynamical-statistical model, Geophys. Res. Lett., 37, L21705, doi:10.1029/2010GL044792. (pdf)

Kim, H. M., C. D. Hoyos, P. J. Webster and In-Sik Kang, 2010: Ocean-atmosphere coupling and the boreal winter MJO. Clim. Dyn., 35 (5), 771-784. (pdf)

Widlansky, M., P. J. Webster and C. D. Hoyos, 2010: On the location and orientation of the South Pacific Convergence Zone. In press Climate Dynamics. (pdf)

Agudelo, P.A., C.D. Hoyos, J.A. Curry, P.J. Webster, 2010: Probabilistic discrimination between large-scale environments of intensifying and decaying African Easterly Waves. In press Climate Dynamics. (pdf)

Belanger, J., Curry J.A., Webster P.J., 2010: Predictability of North Atlantic Tropical Cyclones on Intraseasonal time scales. Mon. Wea. Rev., 138, 4362-4374 (pdf)

Webster, P. J., and C. D. Hoyos, 2010: Beyond the spring barrier? Nature Geoscience, 3, 152-153 (1 March 2010) | doi:10.1038/ngeo800. (pdf)

Zuluaga, M. D., C. D. Hoyos, P.J. Webster, 2010: Spatial and temporal distribution of latent heating in the South Asian monsoon region. J. Clim., 23, 2010-2029 (pdf)

Webster, P.J., J. Jian, T. M. Hopson, C. D. Hoyos, P. Agudelo, H-R. Chang, J. A. Curry, R. L. Grossman, T. N. Palmer, A. R. Subbiah 2010: Extended-range probabilistic forecasts of Ganges and Brahmaputra floods in Bangladesh. Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc. 91, 11, 1493-1514 (pdf)

Hopson, T. M., P. J. Webster, 2010: A 1-10 day ensemble forecasting scheme for the major river basins of Bangladesh: forecasting severe floods of 2003-2007. J. Hydromet. (pdf)

Done, J., G, J, Holland, P. J. Webster, 2010: The Role of Wave Accumulation in Tropical Cyclone Genesis over the Tropical North Atlantic. Accepted Clim. Dyn. 9 August, 2010, 10.1007/s00382-010-0880-5 (pdf)

Toma, V., P. J. Webster, 2010: Oscillations of the intertropical convergence zone and the genesis of easterly waves. I Theory and diagnostics. Clim. Dyn. doi: 10.1007/s00382-009-0584 (pdf)

Toma, V., P. J. Webster, 2010: Oscillations of the intertropical convergence zone and the gensis of eeasterly waves. II Numerical experiments. Clim. Dyn. doi: 10.1007/s00382-009-0585-9 (pdf)


Jian, J., P.J. Webster and C.D. Hoyos, 2009: Large-scale controls on Ganges and Brahmaputra river discharge on intraseasonal and seasonal time-scales. Q. J. R. Meteorol. Soc., 135: 353-370 (pdf)

Kim, H.M., P. J. Webster and J. A. Curry, 2009: Impact of shifting patterns of Pacific Ocean warming on the frequency and tracks of North Atlantic tropical cyclones. Science, 325, 77-80 (pdf)


Han, W., P. J. Webster, J. L. Lin, W. T. Liu, R. Fu, D. Yuan and A. Hu, 2008: Dynamics of Intraseasonal Sea Level and Thermocline Variability in the Equatorial Atlantic during 2002-03. J. Phys. Oceanogr., 38, 945-967. (pdf)

Agudelo, P. A., C. D. Hoyos, P. J. Webster and J. A. Curry, 2008: Application of a serial extended forecast experiment using the ECMWF model to interpret the predictive skill of tropical intraseasonal variability. Climate Dynamics. doi: 10.1007/s00382-008-0447-x (pdf)

Kim, H. M., C. D. Hoyos, P. J. Webster and I. S. Kang, 2008: Sensitivity of MJO simulation and predictability to sea surface temperature variability. J. Climate, 21, 5304-5317. doi: 10.1175/2008JCLI2078.1 (pdf)

Webster, P. J., 2008: Myanmar's deadly daffodil. Nature Geoscience doi: 10.1038/ngeo257 (pdf)


Holland, G. J. and P. J. Webster, 2007: Heightened tropical cyclone activity in the North Atlantic: natural variability or climate trend? Phil. Trans. R. Soc. A doi: 10.1098/rsta.2007.2083 (pdf)

Mann, M. E., K. An Emanuel, G. J. Holland and P. J. Webster, 2007: Atlantic Tropical Cyclones Revisited. EOS 88, 349-350 (pdf)

Hoyos, C. D. and P. J. Webster, 2007: The Role of Intraseasonal Variability in the Nature of Asian Monsoon Precipitation. J. Climate, 20 (17), 4402-4424. (pdf)

Nicholson, S. E. and P. J. Webster, 2007: A physical basis for the interannual variability of rainfall in the Sahel. Q. J. R. Meteorol. Soc. doi: 10.1002/qj.104. (pdf)


Chriokova, G. and P. J. Webster, 2006: Interannual variability of Indian Ocean heat transport. J. Climate, 19 (6), 1013-1031 (Full text - pdf)

Webster, P. J., J. A. Curry, J. Liu and G. J. Holland, 2006: Response to comment on "Changes in tropical cyclone number, duration, and intensity in a warming environment", Science, 311 (5768), 1713c. (Full text - pdf)

Hoyos, C. D., P. A. Agudelo, P. J. Webster and J. A. Curry, 2006: Deconvolution of the factors contributing to the increase in global hurricane intensity, Science, 312 (5770), 94-97. (Full text - pdf) Supplemental Material

Curry, J. A., P. J. Webster and G. J. Holland, 2006: Mixing Politics and Science in Testing the Hypothesis That Greenhouse Warming Is Causing a Global Increase in Hurricane Intensity. Bull. Amer. Met. Soc., 87 (8), 1025-1037. (pdf)

Wang, B., P. Webster, K. Kikuchi, T. Yasunari and Y. Qi, 2006: Boreal summer quasi-monthly oscillation in the global tropics, Clim. Dyn. 27, 661-675. (pdf)

Agudelo, P. A., J. A. Curry, C. D. Hoyos and P. J. Webster, 2006: Transition between Suppressed and Active Phases of Intraseasonal Oscillations in the Indo-Pacific Warm Pool. J. Climate, 19 (21), 5519-5530. (pdf)

Halkides, D. J., W. Han and P. J. Webster, 2006: Effects of the seasonal cycle on the development and termination of the Indian Ocean Zonal Dipole Mode. J. Geophys. Res., 111, C12017, doi: 10.1029/2005JC003247. (pdf)

Hoyos, C. D. and P. J. Webster, 2006: Estructura Espacio-temporal de la Variabilidad Intraestacional en el Tropico. Avances en Recursos Hidraulicos, 14, 3-24 (pdf)


Wang, B., P. J. Webster and H. Teng, 2005: Antecedents and self-induction of active-break south Asian monsoon unraveled by satellites, Geophys. Res. Lett., 32, L04704, doi: 10.1029/2004GL020996. (Full text - pdf)

Webster, P. J., G. J. Holland, J. A. Curry and H. -R. Chang, 2005: Changes in Tropical Cyclone Number, Duration, and Intensity in a Warming Environment, Science, 309 (5742), 1844-1846. (Full text - pdf)


Quan, X. W., P. J. Webster, A. M. Moore and H. R. Chang, 2004: Seasonality in SST-Forced Atmospheric Short-Term Climate Predictability. J. Climate, 17 (16), 3090–3108. (pdf)

Curry, J. A., A. Bentamy, M. A. Bourassa, D. Bourras, E. F. Bradley, M. Brunke, S. Castro, S. H. Chou, C. A. Clayson, W. J. Emery, L. Eymard, C. W. Fairall, M. Kubota, B. Lin, W. Perrie, R. A. Reeder, I. A. Renfrew, W. B. Rossow, J. Schulz, S. R. Smith, P. J. Webster, G. A. Wick and X. Zeng, 2004: SEAFLUX Bull. Amer. Met. Soc., 85 (3), 409-424. (pdf)

Stephens, G. L., P. J. Webster, R. H. Johnson, R. Engelen and T. L'Ecuyer, 2004: Observational Evidence for the Mutual Regulation of the Tropical Hydrological Cycle and Tropical Sea Surface Temperatures. J. Climate: 17(11), 2213-2224. (pdf)

Han, W., P. Webster, R. Lukas, P. Hacker and A. Hu, 2004: Impact of Atmospheric Intraseasonal Variability in the Indian Ocean: Low-Frequency Rectification in Equatorial Surface Current and Transport. J. Phys. Ocean.,. 34 (6) 1350-1372. (pdf)

Webster, P. J. and C. Hoyos, 2004: Prediction of Monsoon Rainfall and River Discharge on 15-30 day Time Scales. Bull. Amer. Met. Soc., 85 (11), 1745-1765. (pdf)


Clark, C. O., P. J. Webster and J. E. Cole, 2003: Interdecadal Variability of the Relationship between the Indian Ocean Zonal Mode and East African Coastal Rainfall Anomalies. J. Climate, 16 (3), 548-554. (pdf)

Loschnigg, J., G. A. Meehl, P. J. Webster, J. M. Arblaster and G. P. Compo, 2003: The Asian monsoon, the tropospheric biennial oscillation and the Indian ocean dipole in the NCAR CSM. J. Climate, 16 (11), pp. 1617-1642. (pdf)

Fasullo, J. and P. J. Webster, 2003: A hydrological definition of the Indian summer monsoon onset and withdrawal. J. Climate, 16 (19), 3200-3211. (pdf)


Lawrence, D. and P. J. Webster, 2002: The boreal summer intraseasonal oscillation and the South Asian monsoon. J. Atmos. Sci., 59, 1593-1606. (pdf)

Han, W. and P. J. Webster, 2002: Forcing mechanisms of sea-level interannual variability in the Bay of Bengal. J. Phys. Oceanogr. 32, 216-239. (pdf)

Webster, P. J., C. Clark, G. Cherikova, J. Fasullo, W. Han, J. Loschnigg and K. Sahami, 2002: "The Monsoon as a self-regulating coupled ocean-atmosphere system." Meteorology at the Millennium. International Geophysical Series, Volume 83, Academic press, 198-219. (Draft - pdf) (Draft - ps)

Fasullo, J. and P. J. Webster, 2002: Hydrologic signatures relating the Asian summer monsoon and ENSO, J. Climate, 15, (21), pp. 3082-3095. (pdf)

Webster, P. J., E. F. Bradley, C. W. Fairall, J. S. Godfrey, P. Hacker, R. A. Hopuze Jr., R. Lukas, Y. Serra, J. M. Hummon, T. D. M. Lawrence, C. A. Russel, M. N. Ryan, K. Sahami and P. Zuidema, 2002: The Joint Air-Sea Monsoon Interaction Experiment (JASMINE) Pilot Study. Bull. Amer. Met. Soc., 83, 1603-1630. (pdf)


Lawrence D. and P. J. Webster, 2001: Interannual Variations of the Intraseasonal Oscillation in the South Asian Summer Monsoon Region. J. Clim., 14(3), 2910-2922. (pdf)

Holland, G. H., P. J. Webster, J. A. Curry and et al., 2001: The Aerosonde robotic aircraft: A new paradigm for environmental observations. Bull. Amer. Meteorol. Soc., 82(5), 889-991. (pdf)

Han, W., D. Lawrence and P. J. Webster, 2001: Dynamical response of equatorial Indian Ocean to intraseasonal winds: Zonal flow. Geophys. Res. Lett. 28, 4215-4218. (pdf)


Fasullo, J. T. and P. J. Webster, 2000: Atmospheric and surface variations during westerly wind bursts in the Tropical western Pacific. Q. J. Roy. Met. Soc., 126, 899-924.

Wheeler, M., G. Kilidas and P. J. Webster, 2000: Large-scale dynamical fields associated with convectively-coupled equatorial waves. J. Atmos. Sci., 57, 613-640. (pdf)

Torrence, C. and Peter J. Webster, 2000: Comment on "The connection between the Boreal Spring Southern Oscillation Persistence Barrier and Biennial Variability," by A. J. Clarke and S. Van Gorder. J. Clim., 13, 665-667. (pdf)

Loschnigg, J. and P. J. Webster, 2000: A coupled ocean-atmosphere system of SST regulation for the Indian Ocean. J. Clim., 13, 3342-3360. (pdf)

Clark, C. O., J. E. Cole and P. J. Webster, 2000: ndian Ocean SST and Indian Summer Rainfall: Predictive Relationships and Their Decadal Variability. J. Clim., 13, 2503-2519. (pdf)


Webster, P. J., A. Moore, J. Loschnigg and M. Leban, 1999: Coupled ocean-atmosphere dynamics in the Indian Ocean during 1997-98. Nature, 401, 23 September, 1999, 356-360. (pdf)

Torrence, C. and P. J. Webster, 1999: Interdecadal changes in the ENSO-Monsoon System. J. Clim., 12, 2679-2690. (pdf)

Fasullo, J. T. and P. J. Webster, 1999: Warm pool sea surface temperature variability in relation to the surface energy balance. J. Clim., 12, 1292-1305. (pdf)

Duane, G., P. J. Webster and J. Weiss, 1999: Co-occurrence of northern and southern hemisphere blocks as partially synchronized chaos. J. Atmos. Sci., 56, 4183-4205. (pdf)

Curry, J. A., C. A. Clayson, W. B. Rossow, R. Reeder, Y. C. Zhang, P. J. Webster, G. Liu and R. S. Sheu, 1999: High-resolution satellite-derived dataset of the surface fluxes of heat, freshwater and momentum for the TOGA COARE IOP. Bull. Amer. Meteorol. Soc., 80, 2059-2080. (pdf)

Tomas, R., J. R. Holton and P. J. Webster, 1999: The influence of cross-equatorial pressure gradient on the location of near-equatorial convection. Q. J. Roy. Meteor. Soc., 125, 1107-1127. (pdf)


Hendersen-Sellers, A., H. Zhang, G. Berz, K. Emanuel, W. Gray, C. Landsea, G. Holland, J. Lighthill, S. Shieh, P. Webster and K. McGriffuie, 1998: Tropical Cyclones and Global Change: A Post-IPCC Assessment. Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 79, 19-38. (pdf)

Torrence, C. and P. J. Webster, 1998: The Annual Cycle of Persistence in the El Nino-Southern Oscillation. Q. J. Roy. Met. Soc., 124, 1985-2004. (Draft - pdf) (Draft - ps)

Anderson, D. L. T., E. S. Sarachik and P. J. Webster, 1998: The TOGA decade: a preface. J. Geophys. Res., 103, 14,167. (pdf)

Compo, G., G. Kilidas and P. Webster, 1998: The horizontal and vertical structure of east Asian Winter Monsoon pressure surges. Quart. J. Roy. Met. Soc., 125, 29-54. (pdf)

Webster, P. J., V. O. Magana, T. N. Palmer, J. Shukla, R. A. Tomas, M. Yanai and T. Yasunari, 1998: Monsoons: Processes, predictability,and the prospects for prediction J. Geophys. Res. vol. 103 no. c7 (TOGA special issue), June 29, 14451-14510. (Manuscript - pdf) (pdf)


Webster, P. J. and H.- R. Chang, 1997: Atmospheric wave propagation in heterogeneous flow: Basic flow constraints on tropical-extratropical interaction and equatorial wave modification. Dyn. Oceans and Atmos., 27, 91-134. (pdf)

Webster, P. J. and T. N. Palmer, 1997: The past and future El Nino, Nature, December 12, 390, 562-564. (pdf)

Tomas, R. and P. J. Webster, 1997: The role of inertial instability in determining the location and strenght of near-equatorial convection. Quar. J. Roy. Met. Soc., 123, 1445-1482. (pdf)


Wainer, I. and P. J. Webster, 1996: Monsoon-ENSO relationships in a simple coupled ocean-atmosphere model. J. Geophys. Res., 101, 25,599-25,614. (pdf)

Webster, P. J., C. A. Clayson and J. A. Curry, 1996: Clouds, radiation and the diurnal cycle of sea surface temperature in the tropical western Pacific Ocean. J. Clim., 9, 1712-1730. (pdf)


Chang, H-. R. and P. J. Webster, 1995: Energy Accumulation and Emanation at Low Latitudes. Part III: Forward and Backward Accumulation. J. Atmos. Sci., 52, 2384-2403. (pdf)

Gosnell, R., C. Fairall and P. Webster, 1995: The Sensible Heat of Rain. J. Geophys. Res., 100, 18437-18442. (pdf)

Webster, P. J. , 1995: The annual cycle and the predictability of the tropical coupled ocean-atmosphere system. Meteor. Atmos. Phys., 56, 33-55. (pdf)


Tomas, R. and P. J. Webster, 1994: Vertical and Horizontal Structure of Cross-equatorial Wave Propagation. J. Atmos. Sci., 51, 1417-1430. (pdf)

Reynolds, C., P. J. Webster and E. Kalnay, 1994: Random error growth in the numerical prediction models. Mon. Wea. Rev., 122, 1281-1305. (pdf)

Webster, P. , 1994: The Role of Hydrological Processes in Ocean-Atmosphere Interaction. Rev. of Geophys., 32, 427-476. (pdf)


Srinivasan, J., S. Gadgil and P. J. Webster, 1993: Meridional Propagation of Large-Scale Monsoon Convective Zones. Meteor. Atmos. Phys., 52, 15-35. (pdf)


Zhang, C. and P. J. Webster, 1992: Laterally Forced Equatorial Waves in Mean Zonal Flows. Part I: Stationary Transient Forcing. J. Atmos. Sci., 49, 585-607. (pdf)

Webster, P. J. and R. Lukas, 1992: OGA-COARE: The Coupled Ocean-Atmosphere Response Experiment. Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 73, 1377-1416. (pdf)

Webster, P. J. and S. Yang, 1992: Monsoon and ENSO: Selectively Interactive Systems. Quart. J. Roy. Meteor. Soc., 118, 877-926. (pdf)

Yang, S., P. J. Webster and M. Dong, 1992: Longitudinal Heating Gradient: Another possible factor influencing the intensity of the Asian Summer Monsoon Circulation. Advances in Atmospheric Sciences, 9, 397-410. (pdf)

Webster, P. J. and M. Dong, 1992: The Structure of Low Frequency Phenomena in the Tropics and Its Interactions with the Extratropics. Advances in Atmospheric Sciences, 10, 303-334. (pdf)


Webster, P. J. and R. A. Houze Jr., 1991: The Equatorial Mesoscale Experiment, EMEX. Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 72, 1481-1505. (pdf)


Chang, H. -R. and P. J. Webster, 1990: Energy Accumulation and Emanation at Low Latitudes. Part II: Nonlinear Response to Strong Episodic Forcing. J. Atmos. Sci., 47, 2624-2644. (pdf)


Zhang, C. and P. J. Webster, 1989: Effects of Zonal Flows on the Equatorially Trapped Waves. J. Atmos. Sci., 46, 3632-3652. (pdf)

Webster, P. J. and S. Yang, 1989: The Three-Dimensional Structure of Perturbation Kinetic Energy and Its Relationship to the Zonal Wind. J. Clim., 2, 1186-1198. (pdf)


Webster, P. J. and H. -R. Chang, 1988: Energy Accumulation and Emanation Regions at Low Latitudes: Impacts of a Zonally Varying Basic State. J. Atmos. Sci. , 45, 803-829. (pdf)

Frederiksen, J. S. and P. J. Webster, 1988: lternative Theories of Teleconnections and Low Frequency Fluctuations. Rev. Geophys., 26, 459-494. (pdf)


Trenberth, K., H. van Loon, M. Cane, J. M. Wallace, J. Young, O. Brown, G. Rasmusson, P. J. Webster and T. Barnett, 1986: On 'El Nino'. Scientific American, 257, 6-7. (pdf)


Arkin, P. and P. J. Webster, 1985: Annual and Interannual Variability of Tropical-Extratropical Interactions: An Empirical Study. Mon. Wea. Rev., 113, 1510-1523. (pdf)


Stephens, G. L. and P. J. Webster, 1984: Cloud Decoupling of the Surface and Planetary Radiative Budgets. J. Atmos. Sci., 41, 681-686. (pdf)

Webster, P. J. , 1984: he Climate-CO2 Controversy: Some Personal Comments. Climatic Change, 6, 377-390. (pdf)


Webster, P. J. , 1983: Mechanisms of Monsoon Transition: Surface Hydrology Effects. . Atmos. Sci., 40, 2110-2124. (pdf)


Webster, P. J. and J. R. Holton, 1982: Wave Propagation Through a Zonally Varying Basic Flow: The Influences of Mid-Latitude Forcing in the Equatorial Regions J. Atmos. Sci., 39, 722-733 (pdf)

Webster, P. J. , 1982: Seasonality of Atmospheric Response to Sea-Surface Temperature Anomalies. J. Atmos. Sci., 39, 29-40. (pdf)


Webster, P. J. , 1981: Monsoon. Scientific American, 108.118. (pdf)

Webster, P. J. , 1981: Mechanisms Determining the Atmospheric Response to Large-Scale Sea Surface Temperature Anomalies. J. Atmos. Sci., 38, 554-571. (pdf)

Webster, P. J. and N. A. Streten, 1981: Comments on "The Surface Circulation of the Indian Ocean During the Last Glacial Maximum, Approximately 18,000 Yr. B.P." Quat. Res. 16, 421-423. (pdf)

Stephens, G. L. and P. J. Webster, 1981: Clouds and Climate: Sensitivity of Simple Systems. J. Atmos. Sci., 38, 235-245. (pdf)


Webster, P. J. and G. L. Stephens, 1980: Tropical Upper-Tropospheric Extended Clouds: Inferences from Winter MONEX. J. Atmos. Sci., 37, 1521-1541. (pdf)

Webster, P. J. and L. C. Chou, 1980: Seasonal Structure of a Simple Monsoon System. J. Atmos. Sci., 37, 354-367. (pdf)

Webster, P. J. and L. C. Chou, 1980: Low-Frequency Transitions of a Simple Monsoon System. J. Atmos. Sci., 37, 368-382. (pdf)


Stephens, G. L. and P. J. Webster, 1979: Sensitivity of Radiative Forcing to Variable Cloud and Moisture. J. Atmos. Sci., 36, 1542-1556. (pdf)


Webster, P. J. , 1978: Lateral Effects on Monsoon Systems. Indian Journal of Meteorology, Hydrology and Geophysics, 29, 235-244. (pdf)

Webster, P. J. and N. A. Streten, 1978: Late Quaternary Ice-Age Climates of Tropical Australasia: Interpretations and Reconstructions. Quat. Res., 10, 279-309. (pdf)


Webster, P. J. and K. M. W. Lau, 1977: A Simple Ocean-Atmosphere Climate Model: Basic Model and a Simple Experiment. J. Atmos. Sci., 34, 1065-1084 . (pdf)

Webster, P. J. , 1977: The Low-Latitude Circulation of Mars. ICARUS, 30, 626-664. (pdf) (Abstract - pdf)

Webster, P. J., K. M. W. Lau and L. C. Chou, 1977: Mechanisms Affecting the State, Evolution and Transition of the Planetary Scale Monsoon. PAGEOPH, 5, 1463-1492. (pdf)


Leovy, C. B. and P. J. Webster, 1976: Stratospheric Long Waves: Comparisons of Thermal Structure in the Northern and Southern Hemisphere. J. Atmos. Sci., 33, 1141-1154. (pdf) (Comments by D. Hartmann) (Reply)


Webster, P. J. and J. L. Keller, 1975: Atmospheric Variations, Vacillation and Index Cycles. J. Atmos. Sci., 32, 1283-1300. (pdf)

Webster, P. J. and D. G. Curtin, 1975: Interpretation of the EOLE Experiment: (II) Spatial Variation of Stationary and Transient Modes. J. Atmos. Sci., 32, 1848-1863. (pdf)


Webster, P. J. and J. L. Keller, 1974: A Strong Long-Period Tropospheric and Stratospheric Rhythm in the Southern Hemisphere. Nature, 248, 212-213. (Full text - pdf)

Webster, P. J. and D. G. Curtin, 1974: Interpretations of the EOLE Experiment: (I) Temporal Variations of Eulerian Quantities. J. Atmos. Sci., 31, 1860 -1875. (pdf)


Webster, P. J. , 1973: Temporal Variation of Low-Latitude Zonal Circulations. Mon. Wea. Rev., 101, 793-806. (Full text - pdf) (Abstract - pdf)

Webster, P. J. , 1973: Remote Forcing of the Time-Independent Tropical Atmosphere. Mon. Wea. Rev., 101, 58-68. (Full text - pdf) (Abstract - pdf)


Webster, P. J. , 1972: Response of the Tropical Atmosphere to Local Steady Forcing. Mon. Wea. Rev., 100, 518-541. (Full text - pdf) (Abstract - pdf)