A numerical comparison between Lagrangian and Eulerian rainfall statistics

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HAMRUD, MATS ; RODHE, HENNING ; GRANDELL, JAN (2011)

Air trajectories and precipitation data are used to estimate certain parameters characterizing the duration and intensity of precipitation events and the length of the intervening dry periods. The results seem to indicate that the magnitudes of these parameters differ only moderately whether they be estimated in an Eulerian or a Lagrangian frame of reference.DOI: 10.1111/j.2153-3490.1981.tb01747.x
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