Synoptic and remote sensing analysis of dust events in southwestern Iran

@inproceedings{Ghasem2012SynopticAR,
  title={Synoptic and remote sensing analysis of dust events in southwestern Iran},
  author={Azizi Ghasem and Aliakbar Shamsipour and Morteza Miri and Taher Safarrad},
  year={2012}
}
Southwest regions of Iran, due to dry environmental and climatic conditions, have been identified as one of the five major regions in the world. In recent years, large parts of Iran have been affected by suspended particles from the dust storms. The studied area is located in foothills of the Zagros Mountain Range just north of Persian Gulf in southwest of Iran. Dust and other meteorological data were prepared in 3-hour intervals from 12 synoptic weather stations. For tracking dust storms… CONTINUE READING
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