The effect of westerlies on East African rainfall and the associated role of tropical cyclones and the Madden–Julian Oscillation

Finney, DL orcid.org/0000-0002-3334-6935, Marsham, JH orcid.org/0000-0003-3219-8472, Walker, DP orcid.org/0000-0003-1687-0599 et al. (4 more authors) (2020) The effect of westerlies on East African rainfall and the associated role of tropical cyclones and the Madden–Julian Oscillation. Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society, 146 (727). pp. 647-664. ISSN 0035-9009

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Keywords: Congo airmass; East Africa; long rains; Madden–Julian Oscillation; rainfall; tropical cyclones
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  • Published: January 2020
  • Accepted: 4 November 2019
  • Published (online): 8 November 2019
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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NERC (Natural Environment Research Council)NE/M017176/1
NERC (Natural Environment Research Council)NE/M02038X/1
NERC (Natural Environment Research Council)NE/P021077/1
Depositing User: Symplectic Publications
Date Deposited: 07 Jan 2020 16:57
Last Modified: 05 Mar 2020 11:42
Status: Published
Publisher: Wiley
Identification Number: https://doi.org/10.1002/qj.3698

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