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Classification of Atmospheric Vertical Environment Associated with Heavy Rainfall using Long-Term Radiosonde Observational Data, 1997~2013
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  • Journal title : Atmosphere
  • Volume 25, Issue 4,  2015, pp.611-622
  • Publisher : Korean Meteorological Society
  • DOI : 10.14191/Atmos.2015.25.4.611
 Title & Authors
Classification of Atmospheric Vertical Environment Associated with Heavy Rainfall using Long-Term Radiosonde Observational Data, 1997~2013
Jung, Sueng-Pil; In, So-Ra; Kim, Hyun-Wook; Sim, JaeKwan; Han, Sang-Ok; Choi, Byoung-Choel;
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 Abstract
Heavy rainfall (>) over the Korean Peninsula is examined in order to understand thermo-dynamic characteristics of the atmosphere, using radiosonde observational data from seven upper-air observation stations during the last 17 years (1997~2013). A total of 82 heavy rainfall cases during the summer season (June-August) were selected for this study. The average values of thermo-dynamic indices of heavy rainfall events are Total Precipitable Water (TPW)
 Keywords
Heavy rainfall;thermo-dynamic characteristics;radiosonde observation;CAPE;SRH;
 Language
Korean
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모델 예측변수들을 이용한 집중호우 예측 가능성에 관한 연구,장민;지준범;민재식;이용희;정준석;유철환;

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