Global 3D- nephanalysis of total cloud amount

climatology for 1979.

N. A. Hughes, A. Henderson-Sellers

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A one-year global total cloud amount climatology has been compiled from the U.S.Air Force's three-dimensional nephanalysis cloud archive. The derived cloud distributions are shown to be reliable and in good agreement with known features of the general circulation and with other widely used cloud climatologies. -from Authors

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)669-686
Number of pages18
JournalJournal of Climate & Applied Meteorology
Issue number7
Publication statusPublished - 1985
Externally publishedYes

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