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Table 1

Large-scale atmospheric CTs and CPs according to Werner & Gerstengarbe (2010) 

Large-scale atmospheric CTAtmospheric CP
West WA: westerly, anticyclonic
WZ: westerly, cyclonic
WS: westerly, south-shifted 
Southwest SWA: south-westerly, anticyclonic
SWZ: south-westerly, cyclonic 
Northwest NWA: north-westerly, anticyclonic
NWZ: north-westerly, cyclonic 
High Central Europe HM: high over Central Europe
BM: zonal ridge across Central Europe 
Low Central Europe TM: low over Central Europe 
North HNA: Icelandic high, ridge Central Europe
HNZ: Icelandic high, trough Central Europe
TRM: trough over Central Europe 
East NEZ: north-easterly, cyclonic
HFA: Scandinavian high, ridge Central Europe
HFZ: Scandinavian high, trough Central Europe
HNFZ: high Scandinavian Iceland, trough Central Europe
SEA: south-easterly, anticyclonic
SEZ: south-easterly, cyclonic 
South SA: southerly, anticyclonic
SZ: southerly, cyclonic
TB: low over the British Isles
TRW: trough over Western Europe 
Large-scale atmospheric CTAtmospheric CP
West WA: westerly, anticyclonic
WZ: westerly, cyclonic
WS: westerly, south-shifted 
Southwest SWA: south-westerly, anticyclonic
SWZ: south-westerly, cyclonic 
Northwest NWA: north-westerly, anticyclonic
NWZ: north-westerly, cyclonic 
High Central Europe HM: high over Central Europe
BM: zonal ridge across Central Europe 
Low Central Europe TM: low over Central Europe 
North HNA: Icelandic high, ridge Central Europe
HNZ: Icelandic high, trough Central Europe
TRM: trough over Central Europe 
East NEZ: north-easterly, cyclonic
HFA: Scandinavian high, ridge Central Europe
HFZ: Scandinavian high, trough Central Europe
HNFZ: high Scandinavian Iceland, trough Central Europe
SEA: south-easterly, anticyclonic
SEZ: south-easterly, cyclonic 
South SA: southerly, anticyclonic
SZ: southerly, cyclonic
TB: low over the British Isles
TRW: trough over Western Europe 

This table shows patterns identified in this study only.

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