Forecasting severe ice storms using numerical weather prediction: the March 2010 Newfoundland event

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J. Hosek; P. Musilek; E. Lozowski; P. Pytlak; (2011)
  • Publisher: Copernicus Publications
  • Journal: Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences (issn: 1561-8633, eissn: 1684-9981)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.5194/nhess-11-587-2011
  • Subject: G | GE1-350 | Geography. Anthropology. Recreation | QE1-996.5 | Environmental technology. Sanitary engineering | Environmental sciences | Geology | TD1-1066

The northeast coast of North America is frequently hit by severe ice storms. These freezing rain events can produce large ice accretions that damage structures, frequently power transmission and distribution infrastructure. For this reason, it is highly desirable to mod... View more
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