Articles | Volume 13, issue 10
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 13, 5151–5161, 2013
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 13, 5151–5161, 2013

Research article 22 May 2013

Research article | 22 May 2013

The temporal evolution of three-dimensional lightning parameters and their suitability for thunderstorm tracking and nowcasting

V. K. Meyer et al.

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