Effects of reduced resolution on the NEXRAD storm sequence algorithms
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Effects of reduced resolution on the NEXRAD storm sequence algorithms by Colin McAdie

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Environmental Research Laboratories in Boulder, Colo .
Written in English


  • Thunderstorms.,
  • Weather forecasting.

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Edition Notes

StatementColin McAdie.
SeriesNOAA technical memorandum ERL ESG -- 21.
ContributionsEnvironmental Research Laboratories (U.S.)
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 52 p. :
Number of Pages52
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17833826M

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