Blocking Action in the Middle Troposphere and its Effect upon Regional Climate

  • An Aerological, DANIEL F. REX
  • Published 2010

Abstract

A comparative study of five cases of blocking action in the upper westerlies is presented with the two-fold objective of obtaining a more complete description of this phenomenon and of attempting an explanation of its initiation, development and dissipation in terms of parameters derived from an hydraulic analogue. The effect of European blocking upon the… (More)

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