Modeling of the Melting Layer. Part II: Electromagnetic

  title={Modeling of the Melting Layer. Part II: Electromagnetic},
  author={F. Fabry and W. Szyrmer},
  journal={Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences},
To complement the meteorological modeling of the melting layer, a model of the scattering properties at microwave frequencies for snow, melting snow, and rain is implemented. The scattering model, running in tandem with a meteorological model, generates the reflectivity fields associated with the hydrometeors in the model to facilitate comparisons with available observations. Several existing and a few new approaches for the scattering of melting snow are attempted. In addition, the models are… Expand

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