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CPS project description

Cloud and Precipitation Study

Summary

The Cloud and Precipitation Study (CPS) will examine convective storms in the Miami area, such as thunder storms originating in the Everglades, sea-breeze initiated convection, and outer rain-bands of passing tropical storms. A variety of radars at various wavelengths will be used, allowing, for example, the relationship between up and down drafts and rain drop-size distributions to be examined, with the aim of improving the understanding of sub-tropical/tropical precipitation.

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Temporal coverage

Begin date: 2008-08-01 00:00:00, End date: 2008-09-30 23:59:59

Spatial coverage

Minimum latitude: 25.000000, Minimum longitude: -81.500000
Maximum latitude: 26.200000, Maximum longitude: -79.500000

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