A Two-Dimensional Numerical Study on Diurnal Cycle of Mountain Lee Precipitation

Sato, Tomonori; Kimura, Fujio
August 2003
Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences;8/15/2003, Vol. 60 Issue 16, p1992
Academic Journal
Investigates the diurnal variation of water vapor in the lee of a mountain range using simple numerical experiments using a two-dimensional model. Occurrence of a region of enhanced precipitable water vapor (PWV); Phase difference of the diurnal cycle of the convective instability.


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