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Volume 13, issue 23
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 13, 12043–12058, 2013
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-13-12043-2013
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Atmos. Chem. Phys., 13, 12043–12058, 2013
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Research article 12 Dec 2013

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Diagnosing the average spatio-temporal impact of convective systems – Part 1: A methodology for evaluating climate models

M. S. Johnston et al.

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