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Radio Science

Worst-month rain attenuation statistics: A new approach

Authors

  • Robert K. Crane


Abstract

The models for worst-month analysis are reconsidered. A new procedure is proposed for the estimation of the expected distribution of annual worst-month statistics from a series of monthly exceedances or from climate zone based rain attenuation models. The new procedure is easy to apply, and the results are consistent with available observations.

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