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- You have full text access to this OnlineOpen articleDifferent long-term trends of extra-tropical cyclones and windstorms in ERA-20C and NOAA-20CR reanalyses
Daniel J. Befort, Simon Wild, Tim Kruschke, Uwe Ulbrich and Gregor C. Leckebusch
Version of Record online: 14 OCT 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/asl.694
- You have full text access to this OnlineOpen articleDeriving cloud microphysics from radiometric measurements in the Amazon Basin
Alexandre L. Correia and Patricia B. Catandi
Version of Record online: 14 OCT 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/asl.708
- You have full text access to this OnlineOpen articleAnalysis of incoming biomass burning aerosol plumes over southern Brazil
Aline Macedo de Oliveira, Glauber Lopes Mariano, Marcelo Félix Alonso and Ericka Voss Chagas Mariano
Version of Record online: 11 OCT 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/asl.689
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Masayo Ogi, David G. Barber and Søren Rysgaard
Version of Record online: 7 OCT 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/asl.709
- You have full text access to this OnlineOpen articleImpacts of initial structure of tropical cyclone on secondary eyewall formation (pages 569–574)
Xuyang Ge, Liang Guan and Shunwu Zhou
Version of Record online: 6 OCT 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/asl.707
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Smart cyclone alerts over the Indian subcontinent
This article describes a first application of mobile telephony alerts for an extreme weather event - the progression and landfall of cyclone Phailin. The international media picked up on the cyclone Phailin story (11th–12th October 2013) - 800 000 people were evacuated within 48 h. Here we describe a novel scheme using Weather Research and Forecasting (WRF) simulations and mobile phone alerts for cyclone warnings. Cellphones have a deep penetration even in rural pockets of India and it is anticipated that the results of this commentary will inspire disaster mitigation efforts over many parts of the developing world.
Can marine cloud brightening reduce coral bleaching?
The seeding of marine clouds to cool sea surface temperatures could protect threatened coral reefs from being bleached by warming oceans. Research, published in Atmospheric Science Letters, proposes that a targeted version of the geo-engineering technique could give coral a fifty year ‘breathing space’ to recover from acidification and warming.
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