Unformatted text preview: even more o Cooling makes water more dense • Deep water formed between Greenland and Norway • What would happen if deep-water formation stopped in the North Atlantic? o Sudden cooling of western and northwestern Europe o Much lower precipitation around northern North Atlantic basin o Increased glacierization around northern North Atlantic basin o ENSO cold phase • Sea-surface temp feedback...
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- Spring '11
- Atlantic Ocean, North Atlantic basin, northern North Atlantic, Global ocean salinity