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2). The characteristics of rainfall change derived from KMAR shows similar pattern to that obtained from CRUR. The average and standard deviation of July rainfall decreased from the PI to PII period. For August rainfall, however, average and its standard deviation increased in the PII compared to the PI period. Changma and Shifting Peak in Summer Rainfall of Korea 39 4. 1. 11,12 We examined the relationship between SST and Korean rainfall for both periods to understand whether SST exerts any control on the shift of Korean rainfall peak (Fig.
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The analog method is based on the assumption that the progress of a drought will be similar to that of the previous one if the climatic conditions at present are similar to those at the time at which the previous drought occurred. The analog method has been adopted mainly when it is required to predict droughts in spite of poor understanding of their causes. , 1981; Bergen and Harnack, 1982; Gutzler and Shukla, 1984). Furthermore, previous studies pointed out that the analog method was more useful for long-term predictions than for Prediction of Regional Drought Over Korea Using an Analog Method 49 short-term predictions (Park and Lee, 2003; Xavier and Goswami, 2007).