Vasu Misra - All Publications

Peer Reviewed Publications

  1. Miller, A., M. Collins, S. Gualdi, T. G. Jensen, V. Misra, L. P. Pezzi, D. W. Pierce, D. Putrasahan, H. Seo, Y. -H. Tseng, 2017: Coupled ocean-atmosphere modeling and predictions J. Marine Research, 75,361-402.

  2. Misra, V., A. Mishra, and A. Bhardwaj, 2017: High-resolution regional coupled ocean-atmosphere simulation of the Indian summer monsoon Int. J. Climatology, 30, doi:10.1002/joc.5034.

  3. Misra, V., A. Bhardwaj, and R. Noska, 2017: Understanding the variations of the length and the seasonal rainfall anomalies of the Indian summer monsoon J. Climate, 30, 1753-1763.

  4. Misra, V., A. Mishra, and H. Li, 2016: The sensitivity of the regional coupled ocean atmosphere simulations over the Intra-Americas Seas to the prescribed bathymetry. Dyn. Atm. and Ocean, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.dynatmoce.2016.08.007.

  5. Kozar, M., Misra, V. and M. Powell, 2016: Hindcasts of Integrated Kinetic Energy in Atlantic Tropical Cyclones: A Neural Network Prediction Scheme. Mon. Wea. Rev., http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/MWR-D-16-0030.1.

  6. Misra, V. and A. Mishra, 2016: The Oceanic Influence on the Rainy Season of Peninsular Florida J. Geophys. Res., doi:10.1002/2016JD024824.

  7. Selman, C. and V. Misra, 2016: The sensitivity of southeastern United States climate to varying irrigation vigor J. Geophys. Res., doi:10.1002/2016JD025002.

  8. Noska, R. and V. Misra, 2016: Characterizing the onset and demise of the Indian Summer Monsoon Geophys. Res. Lett., doi:10.1002/2016GL068409.

  9. Selman, C. and V. Misra, 2016: The impact of an extreme case of irrigation on the Southeastern United States Clim. Dyn., doi;10.1007/s00382-016-3144-1, in press.

  10. Misra, V., D. Groenen, A. Bharadwaj, and A. Mishra, 2016: The warm pool variability of the tropical northeast Pacific Int. J. Climatol., doi:10.1002/joc.4658,in press.

  11. Bastola, S., and V. Misra, 2015: Seasonal hydrological and nutrient loading forecasts for watersheds over the Southeastern United States Env. Modelling and Software, in press. .

  12. Misra,V. and S. Bastola, 2015: Reconciling droughts and landfalling tropical cyclones in the Southeastern United States Clim. Dyn., in press. doi:10.1007/s00382-015-2645-7.

  13. Selman, C. and V. Misra, 2015: Simulating diurnal variations over the southeastern United States J. Geophys. Res., 120, 180-198, doi:10.1002/2014JD021812.

  14. Tian, D., S. Asseng, C. J. Martinez, V. Misra, D. Cammarano, B. V. Ortiz, 2015: Does decadal climate variation influence wheat and maize production in the southeast USA Agriculture and Forest Meteorology, 204, 1-9, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.agrformet.2015.01.013.

  15. Kozar, M. and V. Misra, 2014: Statistical Prediction of Integrated Kinetic Energy in North Atlantic Tropical Cyclones Mon. Wea. Rev. In press. Doi:MWR-D-14-00117.1.

  16. Nag, B. , V. Misra, and S. Bastola, 2014: Validating ENSO teleconnections on Southeastern United States Winter Hydrology Earth Interactions. In press. DOI: EI-D-14-0007.1.

  17. Misra, V., H. Li, and M. Kozar, 2014: The precursors in the Intra-Americas Seas to seaseasonal climate variations over North America J. Geophys. Res. (Oceans), 119(5), 2938-2948, doi:10.1002/2014JC009911.

  18. Li, H. and V. Misra, 2014: Thirty-two year ocean-atmosphere coupled downscaling of global reanalysis over the Intra-American Seas Clim. Dyn., doi:10.1007/s00382-014-2069-9. In press.

  19. Misra, V. and H. Li, 2014: The seasonal climate predictability of the Atlantic Warm Pool and its Teleconnections Geophys. Res. Lett., 41(2), 661-666, doi:10.1002/2013GL058740.

  20. Li, H., M. Kanamitsu, S. -Y. Hong, K. Yoshimura, D. R. Cayan, V. Misra, and L. Sun, 2014: Projected climate change scenario over California by a regional ocean-atmosphere coupled model system Climatic Change, 122(4), 609-619, doi:10.1007/s10584-013-1025-8.

  21. Misra, V. and S. DiNapoli, 2014: The Variability of the Southeast Asian Summer Monsoon Int. J. Climatol., 34(3), 831-301, doi:10.1002/joc.3735.

  22. Bastola, S. and V. Misra, 2014: Evaluation of dynamically downscaled reanalysis precipitation data for hydrological application Hydrological Processes, 28(4), 1989-2002, doi:10.1002/hyp.9734.

  23. Li, H., M. Kanamitsu, S. -Y. Hong, K. Yoshimura, D. R. Cayan and V. Misra, 2014: A high-resolution ocean-atmosphere coupled downscaling of the present climate over California Clim. Dyn., 42(3-4), 701-714, doi:10.1007/s00382-013--1670-7.

  24. Misra, V., 2013: Ocean-Atmosphere Interaction Encyclopedia of Natural Resources, Y. Q. Wang (Ed.), Taylor and Francis, doi:10.1081/E-ENRW-120048428.

  25. Misra, V., 2013: The NOAA MAPP Climate Prediction Task Force U. S. Clivar Variations, 11, 27-28.

  26. Bastola,S., V. Misra, and H. Li, 2013: Seasonal hydrological forecasts for watersheds over the Southeastern United States for the boreal summer and fall seasons Earth Interactions, 17(25), 1-22, doi:10.1175/2013EI000519.1.

  27. Misra, V., 2013: A multi-disciplinary assessment of the southeastern United States climate Reg. Environ. Change, 13, S1-3. doi:10.1007/s10113-013-0507-6.

  28. Misra, V. and H. Li, 2013: The seasonal predictability of the Asian summer monsoon in a two-tiered forecast system Clim. Dyn., 42(9-10), 2491-2507, doi:10.1007/s00382-013-1838-1.

  29. Li, H. and V. Misra, 2013: Global seasonal climate predictability in a two tiered forecast system. Part II: boreal winter and spring seasons Clim. Dyn., 42(5-6), 1449-1468, doi:10.1007/s00382-013-1813-x.

  30. Michael, J. P., V. Misra, and E. Chassignet, 2013: The El Nino and Southern Oscillation in the historical centennial integrations of the new generation of climate modelss Reg. Env. Change, S121-130. Doi: 10.1007/s10113-013-0452-4.

  31. Misra, V., H. Li, Z. Wu and S. DiNapoli, 2013: Global seasonal climate predictability in a two tiered forecast system: part I: boreal summer and fall seasons Clim. Dyn., 42(5-6), 1425-1448, doi:10.1007/s00382-013-1812-y.

  32. Selman, C., V. Misra, L. Stefanova, S. DiNapoli, T. J. Smith III, 2013: On the twenty-first-century wet season projections over the Southeastern United States Reg. Env. Change., S153-164. doi:10.1007/s10113-013-0477-8.

  33. Misra, V., S. DiNapoli, and M. Powell, 2013: The Track Integrated Kinetic Energy of the Atlantic Tropical Cyclones Mon. Wea. Rev., 141, 2383-2389.

  34. Bastola, S. and V. Misra, 2013: Sensitivity of hydrological simulations of southeastern United States watersheds to temporal aggregation of rainfalls J. Hydrometeor., 14, 1334-1344.

  35. Cammarano, D., L. Stefanova, V. Misra, 2013: Evaluating the fidelity of downscaled climate data on simulated wheat and maize production in the southeastern US Regional Environmental Change, 13, S101-110, doi:10.1007/s10113-013-0410-1.

  36. Misra, V. and S. DiNapoli, 2013: The observed teleconnection between the equatorial Amazon and the Intra-Americas Seas Clim. Dyn., 40(11-12), 2637-2649, doi:10.1007/s00382-012-1474-1.

  37. Kozar, M. and V. Misra, 2012: Evaluation of twentieth-century Atlantic Warm Pool simulations in historical CMIP5 runs Clim. Dyn., 41(9-10), 2375-2391, doi:10.1007/s00382-012-1604-9.

  38. Misra, V., S. DiNapoli and S. Bastola, 2012: Dynamic downscaling of the 20th century reanalysis over the southeastern United States Regional Environmental Change, 13,S15-23, doi:10.1007/s10113-012-0372-8.

  39. Misra, V. and J. -P. Michael, 2012: Varied diagnosis of the observed surface temperature trends in the southeast US J. Clim., 26, 1467-1472. doi:JCLI-D-12-00241.1.

  40. DiNapoli, S. and V. Misra, 2012: Reconstructing the 20th century high-resoluiton climateof the southeastern United States J. Geophys. Res, 117, D19113, doi:10.1029/2012JD018303.

  41. Misra, V. , A. Stroman, and S. DiNapoli, 2013: The rendition of the Atlantic warm pool in the reanalyses Clim. Dyn., 41, 517-532, doi:10.1007/s00382-012-1474-1.

  42. Misra, V. and S. DiNapoli, 2013: Understanding wet season variations over Florida Clim. Dyn., 40,1361-1372, doi:10.1007/s00382-012-1382-4.

  43. Frumkin, A. and V. Misra, 2013: Predictability of dry season reforecasts over the tropical and the sub-tropical South American region Int. Climatol., 33(5), 1237-1247, doi:10.1001/joc.3508

  44. Misra, V., J. -P. Michael, R. Boyles, E. P. Chassignet, M. Griffin, and J. J. O'Brien, 2012: Reconciling the spatial distribution of the surface temperature trends in the Southeastern United States J. Climate, 25(10), 3610-3618, doi:http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/JCLI-D-11-001701.1

  45. Misra, V., P. Pantina, S. C. Chan, and S. DiNapoli, 2012: A comparative study of the Indian summer monsoon hydroclimate and its variations in three different reanalyses Clim. Dyn., 39(5), 1149-1168, doi:10.1007/s00382-012-1319-y

  46. Stefanova, L., V. Misra, S. Chan, J. J. O'Brien and T. J. SmithIII, 2012: A proxy for high resolution regional reanalysis for the Southeast United States: Assessment of precipitation variability Clim. Dyn., 38, doi:10.1007/s00382-011-1230-y, 2449-2446.

  47. Stefanova, L., V. Misra, J. J. O'Brien, E. P. Chassignet, and S. Hameed, 2012: Hindcast skill and predictability of APCC models for precipitation and surface temperature anomalies over the Southeast United States Clim. Dyn., 38(1-2), 161-173, doi:10.1007/s00382-010-0988-7.

  48. Marengo, J. A., B. Liebmann, A. Grimm, V. Misra, P. L. Dias, I. F. A. Cavalcant, L.M. V. Carvalho, E. H. Berbery, T. Ambrizzi, C.S. Vera, A. C. Saulo, J. Nogues- Paegle, A. Seth and E. Zipser, 2012:Recent developments on the South American monsoon system Clim. Dyn., 32(1), 1-21, doi:10.1002/joc.2254.

  49. Misra, V., L. Moeller, L. Stefanova, S. Chan, J. J. O'Brien, T. J. SmithIII, and N. Plant, 2011: The influence of Atlantic Warm Pool on Panhandle Florida Sea Breeze J. Geophys. Res., 116, doi:10.1029/2010JD015367.

  50. Chan, S., V. Misra, and H. Smith, 2011: A modeling study of the interaction between the Atlantic warm pool, the tropical Atlantic easterlies, and the Lesser Antilles J. Geophys. Res., 116, D00Q02, doi:10.1029/2010jd015260.

  51. Chan, S. and V. Misra, 2011: Dynamic downscaling of the North American Monsoon with the ECPC-NCEP regional spectral model from NCEP CFS global model-varied representation J. Climate, 24, 653-673.

  52. Krishnamurthy, V. and V. Misra, 2010: Daily atmospheric variability in the South American Monsoon System Clim. Dyn., 37(3-4), 803-819, doi:10.1007/s00382-010-0881-4.

  53. Wei, J., P. A. Dirmeyer, Z. Guo, L. Zhang and V. Misra, 2010: How much do different land models matter for climate simulation? Part I: Climatology and Variability J. Climate, 23, 3120-3134.

  54. Chan, S. and Vasubandhu Misra, 2010: A diagnosis of the 1979-2005 extreme rainfall events in the southeastern United States with Isentropic Moisture Tracing Mon. Wea. Rev., 138, 1172-1185.

  55. Krishnamurthy, V. and Vasubandhu Misra, 2010: Observed ENSO teleconnections with the South American Monsoon System Atmos. Sci. Let, 11, 7-12.

  56. Misra, Vasubandhu, 2010: Interaction of interannual and diurnal variations over equatorial Africa. J. Geophys. Res., 115, D01111, doi:10.1029/2009JD012512.

  57. Misra, Vasubandhu, 2009: The Amplification of the ENSO forcing over Equatorial Amazon. J. Hydromet., 10, 1561-1568.

  58. Misra, Vasubandhu, 2009: Harvesting Model Uncertainty in the Simulation of Interannual Variability . J. Geophys. Res., 114, D161113, doi:10.1029/2008JD011686.

  59. Misra, Vasubandhu and S. Chan, 2009: Seasonal Predictability of the Atlantic Warm Pool in the NCEP CFS. Geophys. Res. Lett., 36, L16708, doi:10.1029/2009GL039762.

  60. Misra, Vasubandhu, S. Chan, R. Wu, and E. Chassignet, 2009: Air-sea interaction over the Atlantic warm pool in the NCEP CFS. Geophys. Res. Lett., 36, L15702, doi:10.1029/2009GL038525.

  61. Misra, Vasubandhu, and P. A. Dirmeyer, 2009: Air, Sea, and Land Interactions of the Continental US Hydroclimate. J. Hydromet., 10, 353-373.

  62. Misra, Vasubandhu, and L. Marx, 2009: The Coupled Seasonal Hindcasts of the South American Monsoon. International Journal of Climatology, 29, 1101-1115.

  63. Misra, Vasubandhu, 2008: Coupled Air, Sea, and Land Interactions of the South American Monsoon. J. Climate, 21, 6389-6403.

  64. Misra, Vasubandhu, L. Marx, M. Brunke, and X. Zeng, 2008: The equatorial Pacific cold tongue bias in a coupled climate model. J. Climate, 21, 5852-5869.

  65. M. A. Brunke, X. Zeng, V. Misra and A. Beljaars: Integration of a prognostic sea surface skin temperature scheme into weather and climate models. J. Geophys. Res., 113, D21117,doi:10.1029/2008JD010607.

  66. Misra, Vasubandhu, 2008: Coupled Interactions of the Monsoons. Geophys. Res. Lett. 35, L12705, doi:10.1029/2008GL033562.

  67. Misra, Vasubandhu, L. Marx, M. Fennessy, B. Kirtman, J. L. KinterIII, 2008: A comparison of climate prediction and simulation over tropical Pacific. J. Climate. 21, 3601-3611.

  68. Misra, Vasubandhu and L. Marx, 2007: Manifestation of remote response over the equatorial Pacific in a climate model. J. Geophys. Res. 112, doi:10.1029/2007JD008597.

  69. Misra, Vasubandhu and Y. Zhang, 2007: The Fidelity of NCEP-CFS Seasonal Hindcasts over Nordeste. Mon. Wea. Rev. 135, 618-627.

  70. Misra, Vasubandhu, L. Marx, J. L. KinterIII, B. P. Kirtman, Z. Guo, D. Min, M. Fennessy, P. A. Dirmeyer, R. Kallumal and D. M. Straus, 2007: Validating and Understanding ENSO in Two Coupled Climate Models. Tellus, 58A, 292-308.

  71. Misra, Vasubandhu, 2007: A Sensitivity Study of the Coupled Simulation of the Northeast Brazil Rainfall Variability. J. Geophys. Res., 112, D11111, DOI:10.1029/2006jd008093.

  72. Misra, Vasubandhu, 2006: Addressing the Issue of Systematic Errors in a Regional Climate Model. J. Climate. 20, 801-818.

  73. Misra, Vasubandhu, 2006: Understanding the predictability of seasonal precipitation over Northeast Brazil. Tellus, 58A, 307-319.

  74. Misra, Vasubandhu, 2005: On the simulation of the intraseasonal variance of the South American summer Monsoon. Mon. Wea. Rev., 133, 663-676.

  75. K. Rajendran, T. N. Krishnamurti, V. Misra and W.-K. Tao, 2004: An empirical cumulus parameterization scheme based on TRMM latent heating profiles. Meteorological Society of Japan, 82, 989-1006.

  76. Misra, Vasubandhu and M. Kanamitsu, 2004: Anomaly Nesting: A methodology to dowscale seasonal climate climate simulations from an AGCM. J. Climate, 17, 3249-3262.

  77. Misra, Vasubandhu, 2004: An Evaluation of the Predictability of the Austral Summer Seasonal Precipitation over South America. J. Climate, 17, 1161-1175.

  78. Misra, Vasubandhu, 2004: The teleconnection between western Indian and western Pacific Oceans. Mon. Wea. Rev., 445-455.

  79. Misra, Vasubandhu, P.A. Dirmeyer and B. P. Kirtman, 2003: Dynamical downscaling of seasonal simulations over South America. J. Climate, 16, 103-117.

  80. Misra, Vasubandhu, 2003: The influence of Pacific SST on the precipitation over southern Africa diagnosed from an AGCM. J. Climate, 16, 2408-2418.

  81. Misra, Vasubandhu, P.A. Dirmeyer and B. P. Kirtman: A comparison of two land surface schemes in regional climate simulations over South America. J. Geophys. Res., 107, 8036, 10.1029/2001JD001284

  82. Misra, Vasubandhu, P. A. Dirmeyer, B. P. Kirtman, H.-M. Juang and M. Kanamitsu, 2002: Regional Simulation of Interannual Variability over South America. J Geophys. Res., 107, 8036, 10.1029/2001JD900216

  83. Misra, Vasubandhu and M.K. Yau, 2001: An ensemble strategy for high-resolution regional model forecasts. J. Meteor. Phys. , 78, 61-74.

  84. Misra, Vasubandhu, M.K. Yau, and N. Badrinath: Atmospheric water species budget study in mesoscale simulations of lee cyclones over Mackenzie River Basin. Tellus, 52A, 140-161.

  85. Krishnamurti, T.N., Vasubandhu Misra, Bhaskar Jha and Mukul Tewari, 1999: Recent Research Contributions on the South Asian Monsoon. As a chapter in a book titled Storms, ed. Pielke, R.

  86. Krishnamurti T.N., M.C. Sinha, Vasubandhu Misra and O.P. Sharma, 1997: Tropical-middle latitude interactions viewed via wave energy flux in the frequency domain. Dynamics of Atmospheres and Oceans, 27, 383-412.

  87. Krishnamurti T.N., S.K. Han and Vasubandhu Misra, 1995: Predictions of Dry and Wet spell of the Australian Monsoon. International Journal of climatology, 15, 753-771.