A case study of a large patch of billows surmounted by elevated convection

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Browning, KA; Marsham, JH; White, BA; Nicol, JC;
  • Publisher: Royal Meterological Society
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    arxiv: Physics::Fluid Dynamics | Physics::Atmospheric and Oceanic Physics | Astrophysics::Solar and Stellar Astrophysics

A region of large-amplitude Kelvin-Helmholtz billows, of area 2000 km , was observed in a region of moderate rain at the rear of a mesoscale convective system on a day during the Convective Storm Initiation Project in southern England. The mesoscale convective system (M... View more
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