Mountain Weather Research and Forecasting

Recent Progress and Current Challenges

ISBN: 978-94-007-4097-6 (Print) 978-94-007-4098-3 (Online)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiii

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    Pages 1-34

    Mountain Weather Prediction: Phenomenological Challenges and Forecast Methodology

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    Pages 35-119

    Diurnal Mountain Wind Systems

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    Pages 121-218

    Dynamically-Driven Winds

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    Pages 219-260

    Understanding and Forecasting Alpine Foehn

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    Pages 261-289

    Boundary Layers and Air Quality in Mountainous Terrain

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    Pages 291-344

    Theory, Observations, and Predictions of Orographic Precipitation

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    Pages 345-408

    Microphysical Processes Within Winter Orographic Cloud and Precipitation Systems

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    Pages 409-530

    Observational Techniques: Sampling the Mountain Atmosphere

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    Pages 531-589

    Mesoscale Modeling over Complex Terrain: Numerical and Predictability Perspectives

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    Pages 591-653

    Meso- and Fine-Scale Modeling over Complex Terrain: Parameterizations and Applications

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    Pages 655-692

    Numerical Weather Prediction and Weather Forecasting in Complex Terrain

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    Pages 693-716

    Bridging the Gap Between Operations and Research to Improve Weather Prediction in Mountainous Regions

  14. Back Matter

    Pages 717-750