Satellite climatological aspects of the “polar low” and “instant occlusion”
Article first published online: 18 JAN 2010
1985 Blackwell Munksgaard
Volume 37A, Issue 5, pages 433–450, October 1985
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CARLETON, A. M. (1985), Satellite climatological aspects of the “polar low” and “instant occlusion”. Tellus A, 37A: 433–450. doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0870.1985.tb00442.x
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- Article first published online: 18 JAN 2010
- Manuscript received November 15; in final form April 24, 1985
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