Characteristics of mid‐level clouds over West Africa

Bourgeois, E, Bouniol, D, Couvreux, F et al. (5 more authors) (2018) Characteristics of mid‐level clouds over West Africa. Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society, 144 (711). pp. 426-442. ISSN 0035-9009



Copyright, Publisher and Additional Information: © 2017 Royal Meteorological Society. This is the peer reviewed version of the following article: Bourgeois, E. , Bouniol, D. , Couvreux, F. , Guichard, F. , Marsham, J. H., Garcia‐Carreras, L. , Birch, C. E. and Parker, D. J. (2018), Characteristics of mid‐level clouds over West Africa. Q.J.R. Meteorol. Soc., 144: 426-442. doi:10.1002/qj.3215, which has been published in final form at This article may be used for non-commercial purposes in accordance with Wiley Terms and Conditions for Self-Archiving. Uploaded in accordance with the publisher's self-archiving policy.
Keywords: mid‐level clouds; diurnal cycle; macrophysical and microphysical properties; thermodynamics; radiative impacts; ground‐based and space‐borne observations; West Africa
  • Published: January 2018
  • Accepted: 21 November 2017
  • Published (online): 24 November 2017
Institution: The University of Leeds
Academic Units: The University of Leeds > Faculty of Environment (Leeds) > School of Earth and Environment (Leeds) > Inst for Climate & Atmos Science (ICAS) (Leeds)
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EU - European UnionEXT GOCE 004089
EU - European UnionGOCE 004089
Depositing User: Symplectic Publications
Date Deposited: 20 Dec 2017 15:33
Last Modified: 24 Nov 2018 01:39
Status: Published
Publisher: Wiley
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