Animations from Julie McClean for JTP and DWM
SSHA (low-pass filtered at 13 months, annual cycle removed) in the Pacific and then the same fields but concentrating on the ITF. animation1
Then a compilation of SSHA from the latter movie to track the passage of an off-equatorial wave through the ITF. The EEOF captures these events in the paper. animation2Note that the SSHA in the movies: the annual and semi-annual signals have been removed as well as low-pass filtered at 13 mo.